Thursday, 22 June 2017


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Around The Valley




Detectives Arrest 13 Year Old Boy for the Murder of a 14 Year Old Boy

HURON - Around 9:40 pm on Friday June 9, 2017, Huron Police officers responded to a shots fired call at the Porvenir Estates Apartments, located on the 16000 block of W. Tornado Ave. in Huron.  U [ ... ]

Plaza Park Pickleball Court Dedication and Grand Opening

VISALIA – The City of Visalia Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce the dedication and grand opening of the Plaza Park Pickleball courts on Saturday, June 17th at (1800 S. Pla [ ... ]

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Thomas Selected in the 7th Round of the 2017 MLB Draft

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FRESNO - Fresno State junior left-handed pitcher Ricky Tyler Thomas was selected in the 7th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday afternoon.
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Grizzlies Take Rubber Match from Chihuahuas, 11-5

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A.J. Reed, Colin Moran and Tony Kemp all homer to power Fresno on Sunday in El Paso EL PASO - The Fresno Grizzlies (31-33) continued their rapid turnaround, winning for the 13th time in 17 games Su [ ... ]

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Hana Gin & Kenny G Partner on Great Sax and Smooth Gin

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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Hana Gin, the award-winning artisan spirit handcrafted by a master distiller on San Francisco’s Treasure Island, and Kenny G, the legendary, world-renowned saxophonist have [ ... ]

Massive Cash Jackpot Winner Celebrates Table Mountain's 30th Anniversary With Huge Win!

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FRIANT -- Table Mountain Casino Player's Club member Raymond, of Visalia, is celebrating Table Mountain Casino's 30th Anniversary as the latest winner of Table Mountain Casino's totally rand [ ... ]

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Opinion / Editorial

EDITRIAL: Comedian Kathy Griffin - Severely Burned

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EDITORIAL - Kathy Griffin crossed the line and CNN did the right thing in firing her. Griffin recently did a photo shoot holding up a decapitated bloody head resembling President Donald Trump. 

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Be Safe This Saint Patricks Weekend

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EDITORIAL - St. Patrick’s Day has become one of the nation’s favorite holidays to celebrate and party. Unfortunately, too many people are taking to the roads after drinking, making the holida [ ... ]

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Big Valley News & Photo
Fresno County Sheriff’s K9 Captures Convict Hiding in Baby’s Bedroom Print E-mail
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Written by B|V|N Newsroom   
Thursday, 08 June 2017 14:56
PARLIER - Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested David Garza (44) of Sanger.  He has been booked into the Fresno County Jail on a felony charge of evading a peace officer.  This carries a bail amount of $90,000.  He is also being held on two no bail felony warrants, which are for possession of stolen property and possession of drugs in jail.  Garza is currently under Post-Release Community Supervision, which is part of AB109.

Shortly before 8:30 pm on June 4th, a Fresno County Sheriff’s deputy responded to Bethel and American Aveunes in Del Rey to check on a disturbance between a man and woman.  The deputy could not find a woman, but did locate the man, David Garza.  As the deputy approached Garza, he got into a pickup truck (later determined to be stolen) and drove away.
Peckerwood Taken Down For Car Theft Print E-mail
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Thursday, 08 June 2017 14:23

FRESNO - On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, Detectives from the Fresno Police Department’s Career Criminal Auto Theft Team (CCATT) located an unoccupied 2003 VW Jetta in the area of Yosemite and Belmont. The VW was a reported stolen vehicle out of Northeast Fresno. Detectives began surveillance.

The VW later became occupied and drove from the area. Detectives followed it to the area of Cedar and Kings Canyon where the driver was detained. He was identified as Peckerwoods gang member Jack Fenton, 39, of Fresno. Fenton was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and a glass drug pipe.

Crime Stoppers Tip Leads to Arrest of Suspect and Discovery of Narcotics Print E-mail
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Thursday, 08 June 2017 13:56
FRESNO - On Monday, June 5, 2017, the Fresno Police Department received a Crime Stoppers Tip about illegal gambling, prostitution, and narcotic sales out of a home near the 200 block of North Blackstone Avenue. Officers Art Rodriguez and Blake Dudley immediately conducted an investigation on the home by conducting surveillance, pedestrian stops and contacts.

During one of these contacts the officers contacted Shane Presho, a 43 year old Fresno resident. Presho was found to have a Felony Grand Theft warrant for his arrest. As Presho was arrested for the warrant, the officers discovered a pipe commonly used for smoking narcotics, mainly methamphetamine, and approximately 10 grams of suspected Crystal Methamphetamine in his possession.
FPD Shuts Down Chop Shop Print E-mail
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Thursday, 08 June 2017 14:12

FRESNO - On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, the Fresno Police Department received a call regarding a male who appeared to be transferring a stolen vehicle from one trailer to another in the area of Thesta and McKinley. Central District patrol officers and detectives from the Career Criminal Auto Theft Team (CCATT) responded.

When officers arrived, the involved male was detained. The vehicle he was moving from one trailer to another was a dismantled/stripped 2008 GMC Yukon. The GMC was a reported stolen vehicle out of NW Fresno from January of 2016. The male was identified as Jesse Gomez, 38, of Fresno.

FPD Warn Car Breakins Lead to Idenity Theft Print E-mail
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Thursday, 08 June 2017 13:46
FRESNO - In an ongoing effort to educate the public and reduce crime, the Fresno Police Deaprtment's Northeast Investigations unit would like to post the following maps of where vehicle burglaries have occurred during the past 14 days.

During the past 14 days, 42 vehicles were broken into in the Northeast Policing District. This is 17 less than the previous 14 days, which is a 28.8% decrease. The predominant method of entry continues to be window smash to gain access to items in sight.

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Former Big Top & Sub Shop Owner Passes: Jack Johnson at 85

Jack Johnson (85), beloved husband, father, brother, uncle and friend passed away on June 4, 2017 at the age of 85. He was born on February 21, 1932 in Mississippi to Eloise and Lemmie Johnson.  [ ... ]

Ronald Leon Koop (79)

Ronald Leon Koop (79) was born on February 14, 1938 in Enid Oklahoma; he passed away on June 7, 2017 in Fresno, California at the age of 79. Born to Abraham and Anna Koop, Abraham was also known as [ ... ]


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