Fresno County News http://feed.informer.com/digests/IVCFA2HR1Z/feeder Fresno County News Respective post owners and feed distributors Sat, 03 Oct 2020 08:01:14 +0000 Feed Informer http://feed.informer.com/ Gun-toting robbery suspect arrested near Fresno police office as shift change takes place https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247396960.html Local urn:uuid:294bd4aa-2d18-f30e-45e0-a073d4a044ba Tue, 24 Nov 2020 17:55:01 +0000 Gas station near Manchester center targeted. Nursing home COVID-19 outbreaks in Fresno and Madera counties among worst in California https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247229479.html Local urn:uuid:f886e776-3b86-b7c6-0464-522fe9a4ca1a Tue, 24 Nov 2020 13:00:00 +0000 COVID-19 is incredibly widespread in skilled nursing facilities. All 132 in the Valley have had coronavirus cases. Two men injured in double shooting in central Fresno https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247388005.html Local urn:uuid:03af5b1c-59b8-d147-1440-89600ec820ca Tue, 24 Nov 2020 02:48:23 +0000 They were found in different areas but believed to have been together when the shooting occurred. Donations pour in for street vendor’s family following Fresno homicide in Tower District https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247372414.html Local urn:uuid:16ec2364-7ca4-59da-7f05-1be0829400d4 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 22:15:02 +0000 Jose Rivera was shot and killed while selling elote Friday afternoon. Fresno County coronavirus surge continues with over 1,000 cases in three days https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247377539.html Local urn:uuid:b5715907-2960-c506-a574-854211d9b160 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 20:53:07 +0000 Here’s a look at the COVID-19 data trends in the central San Joaquin Valley. Fresno-area coronavirus surge: Region sees almost 2,000 new cases in three days https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247377539.html Local urn:uuid:220e5cd2-a319-4cba-0d7a-885a598ae6f1 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 20:53:07 +0000 Here’s a look at the COVID-19 data trends in the central San Joaquin Valley. Fresno-area coronavirus surge: Region sees more than 2,100 new cases in three days https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247377539.html Local urn:uuid:84b0d418-7f10-2573-9836-745a096e0191 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 20:53:07 +0000 Here’s a look at the COVID-19 data trends in the central San Joaquin Valley. Education Lab: Here are Fresno County’s Educators of the Year for 2020 https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/education-lab/article247329419.html Local urn:uuid:b8cb7596-9f67-74ed-ca60-12b4ffcd07bd Mon, 23 Nov 2020 18:00:20 +0000 Here’s the latest from The Bee’s Education Lab. Coronavirus update: Fresno protesters defy new curfew as case count mounts https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247365814.html Local urn:uuid:cab4bb51-08bb-6b39-130b-11046778f0ca Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:35:09 +0000 Here are the latest numbers. Train derailment closes 99, causes hazardous material spill near Goshen https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:1edc9f4b-b99c-3941-4df2-6c550f607ca3 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Hydrochloric acid, butane among chemicals spilled Train derailment causes hazardous material spill, closes 99 near Fresno-Tulare county line https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:3a3065d8-8328-585e-6986-e98ad982f21f Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Hydrochloric acid and butane were believed to be spilled, the CHP reported. Update: Highway 99 closed after train derailment, hazmat spill near Fresno-Tulare county line https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:41c99716-d1c7-50d7-48f8-615028709f5a Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Tulare County Fire reported mid-morning that the butane tanks do not appear to be leaking. Update: Officials uncertain when Highway 99 will reopen after train derailment, chemical spill https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:ed03d01c-0c1d-a516-a700-8697f4cbaae3 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Fresno and Visalia hazmat teams are assessing the situation. Update: Officials unsure of Highway 99 reopening after train derailment; one tank car leaking https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:89f32a22-0bc0-57d1-6171-03e6c3b1ce13 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Four cars carried butane and three carried hydrochloric acid, said a Union Pacific spokesman. Update: Officials unsure of Highway 99 reopening after train derails; one tank car leaked https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:1f057c4a-2c29-334c-4e2e-10b52e8a8dc5 Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Four cars carried butane and three carried hydrochloric acid, said a Union Pacific spokesman. Update: Highway 99 ready to reopen Monday evening following train derailment https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:92c91305-d111-c164-1a26-9a6232e2369d Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Of the overturned cars, four carried butane and three carried hydrochloric acid, said a Union Pacific spokesman. Highway 99 reopens following train derailment and spill near Fresno-Tulare county line https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247369979.html Local urn:uuid:a0f74103-ff6e-bbfd-0239-f721fac0e04e Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:11:26 +0000 Of the overturned cars, four carried butane and three carried hydrochloric acid, said a Union Pacific spokesman. The future of Madera groundwater is being decided. Do residents have a say? https://www.fresnobee.com/fresnoland/article247297514.html Local urn:uuid:cfb349b3-c045-ceef-ab0f-ee9a827ade9a Mon, 23 Nov 2020 13:00:00 +0000 Could your well go dry? Will your town have safe drinking water? Will farms be fallowed? Now’s the time to speak out. Man found with multiple gunshot wounds on Fresno sidewalk. How police were alerted https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247365414.html Local urn:uuid:de78008b-a6cb-8d90-51bc-8ccf8df30eca Mon, 23 Nov 2020 05:54:04 +0000 Investigation continued Sunday night. Woman stabbed in apartment near Fresno State. Where does investigation stand? https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247365224.html Local urn:uuid:ab9320e0-ec58-6970-88a4-3d78b5576dab Mon, 23 Nov 2020 05:31:59 +0000 The crime happened Sunday evening. Fresno volunteers create early Christmas for 6-year-old. ‘Tonight meant the world to us.’ https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247350844.html Local urn:uuid:aedfed7a-72b4-6c30-0bad-a3b55af102f5 Sun, 22 Nov 2020 19:11:45 +0000 See video and photos from special event. Creek Fire updates: Containment grows; when can firefighters declare victory? https://www.fresnobee.com/news/california/fires/article247355719.html Local urn:uuid:40d454e8-bbf6-a053-76a1-265f32f9012f Sun, 22 Nov 2020 18:33:06 +0000 Nearly 400,000 acres have burned in the largest single-incident wildfire in California history. Coronavirus updates: Cases triple in California in past month; how Fresno reacts to curfew https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247355119.html Local urn:uuid:37514201-63f5-11d0-6e42-10c9967eda99 Sun, 22 Nov 2020 17:39:03 +0000 10 a.m. to 5 a.m. shutdown goes into effect. Defiant: How some of Fresno reacted to the first night of California’s coronavirus curfew https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247352614.html Local urn:uuid:cae52606-187f-21f6-12dd-56fe6990bfc7 Sun, 22 Nov 2020 08:08:27 +0000 They gathered at one of the busiest intersections in Fresno, causing some who were driving by to yell at them. Defiant in Fresno: How some reacted to the first night of California’s coronavirus curfew https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247352614.html Local urn:uuid:f52d8ac1-c76b-5d67-136a-b5157109e790 Sun, 22 Nov 2020 08:08:27 +0000 “I will go where I please, anytime I please, and there’s nothing anybody can do about that.” Firefighters find a body inside burning RV in Madera County, deputies confirm https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247348534.html Local urn:uuid:6d1dfc9d-7acd-ab0b-9638-53e694aca33b Sun, 22 Nov 2020 01:18:43 +0000 Fire and sheriff’s investigators continue to look into the cause of the fire and the person’s death. ‘Small businesses, we’re screwed.’ Fresno restaurant rally pushes to reopen shops https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247342544.html Local urn:uuid:fe5e1fc4-115b-f39c-856d-182f8f926d25 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 23:03:54 +0000 Restaurants can still do take-out, delivery and serve outdoors but must close their dining rooms. Cornavirus update: Curfew begins tonight in Fresno; Restaurant owners will rally today https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247340339.html Local urn:uuid:afab45ef-d106-2a3c-0288-972415eb9eb1 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 16:13:21 +0000 Here’s the latest update. The Bee removed the paywall for this story. Coronavirus update: Curfew begins tonight in Fresno; Restaurant owners will rally today https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247340339.html Local urn:uuid:6bf9eae4-11a2-76aa-ac5c-b850cd45d65f Sat, 21 Nov 2020 16:13:21 +0000 Here’s the latest update. The Bee removed the paywall for this story. Coronavirus update: Curfew begins tonight in Fresno; restaurant owners rally https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247340339.html Local urn:uuid:2d5f2ab9-8c68-74ee-bbf3-ea0db9b4fae5 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 16:13:21 +0000 Here’s the latest update. The Bee removed the paywall for this story. Pandemic drinking is no joke. Fresno doctor warns of spike in scary liver condition https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247329384.html Local urn:uuid:17ee79e8-99a9-c732-eeec-bd96c8b62160 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 13:00:00 +0000 The condition used to be rare. Now this doctor is seeing more patients with the condition, and they’re younger. If Fresno and Valley law enforcement aren’t enforcing COVID-19 state curfew, is anyone? https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247319744.html Local urn:uuid:64282825-4119-3f5c-88e5-260fc9e8a3e9 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 13:00:00 +0000 The curfew continues every night from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for a month.  Yes, Marie Callender’s pies are back, but it’s not the only place to get pie in Fresno https://www.fresnobee.com/living/food-drink/bethany-clough/article247325044.html Local urn:uuid:53818625-3f70-94ce-1360-96f6d273f65d Sat, 21 Nov 2020 08:00:00 +0000 Subscriber Exclusive: For people looking to shop local, there are plenty of Fresno-based bakeries and restaurants Republican David Valadao defeats TJ Cox for California seat in Congress, analyst says https://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/election/local-election/article247335059.html Local urn:uuid:0b2b1ab7-30ab-c7cf-f64e-1aeb033e5070 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 03:00:26 +0000 The Associated Press has not called the race.  Fresno County health official: COVID-19 vaccines not yet confirmed for next month https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article247331924.html Local urn:uuid:19d85acb-30af-aeba-37d2-3a7ab845b358 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 02:00:12 +0000 The county’s interim health officer said he “optimistic” — but not certain. Street vendor at work in Fresno shot to death. Police investigation underway https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247325099.html Local urn:uuid:4ecc67cb-7f29-e83d-4c6a-21a849dfea28 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:51:08 +0000 BREAKING NEWS: Crime happened around noon. Update: Street vendor at work in Fresno shot to death. No robbery, no motive yet, police say https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247325099.html Local urn:uuid:d2f24b88-c78e-cfe2-7112-93aae4c29d9c Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:51:08 +0000 The victim was riding his bicycle when he was confronted by unknown individual(s) in a mid-size dark-colored SUV, police said. Street vendor at work in Fresno shot to death. No robbery, no motive yet, police say https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247325099.html Local urn:uuid:6bcc3597-d517-8074-283c-e4e3c4cf0b89 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:51:08 +0000 The victim was riding his bicycle when he was confronted by unknown individual(s) in a mid-size dark-colored SUV, police said. Fresno’s new drive-in theater is selling out tickets — with plans to expand past pandemic https://www.fresnobee.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/fresno-beehive/article247288349.html Local urn:uuid:c5fac3e5-7c72-0fd3-f10e-02087b9b2a67 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:30:00 +0000 The movies screen Fridays and Saturdays in a downtown parking lot. Where to get a Thanksgiving meal from a restaurant in Fresno – and where to buy pies https://www.fresnobee.com/living/food-drink/bethany-clough/article247273449.html Local urn:uuid:149308db-54e6-0469-fa7f-c657f3c26621 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:19:55 +0000 Subscriber Exclusive: You can’t dine in, but restaurants have full Thanksgiving meals and plates to take home. Six COVID-19 cases confirmed at this Fresno-area school district, with five in one week https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247321664.html Local urn:uuid:0405c98e-2e0c-ef6b-aa20-89e6ce92157d Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:19:29 +0000 One of the first cases was confirmed the day before students returned to class. The paywall has been dropped for this story. Fresno County Holiday Office Closures https://fresnocountynewsroom.com/2020/11/20/fresno-county-holiday-office-closures-3/ Fresno County Newsroom urn:uuid:4ef324eb-f4f4-c33a-bbe7-75144e6c8ca5 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:02:02 +0000 The County of Fresno wishes you and yours a very happy and safe holiday season and a wonderful New Year! In observance of the upcoming holidays, please note that Fresno County offices will be closed to the public on the following dates: Thanksgiving – November 26-27, 2020 Christmas – Friday, December 25, 2020 New Year’s &#8230; <p><a href="https://fresnocountynewsroom.com/2020/11/20/fresno-county-holiday-office-closures-3/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Fresno County Holiday Office&#160;Closures</span></a></p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img data-attachment-id="1396" data-permalink="https://fresnocountynewsroom.com/holidays-2/" data-orig-file="https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,630" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="holidays" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=300" data-large-file="https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=640" src="https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=1024" alt="" class="wp-image-1396" srcset="https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=1024 1024w, https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=150 150w, https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=300 300w, https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg?w=768 768w, https://fresnocountynewsroom.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/holidays.jpg 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" /></figure> <p>The County of Fresno wishes you and yours a very happy and safe holiday season and a wonderful New Year!</p> <p>In observance of the upcoming holidays, please note that Fresno County offices will be closed to the public on the following dates:</p> <ul><li>Thanksgiving – November 26-27, 2020</li><li>Christmas – Friday, December 25, 2020</li><li>New Year’s Day – Friday, January 1, 2021</li></ul> <p>The following County offices will observe additional closures or modified hours as noted below from now through the end of the year:</p> <p><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/assessor" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><strong>Assessor</strong></a></p> <ul><li>Closed Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 through Jan. 1, 2021</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/clerk-of-the-board-of-supervisors" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Clerk of the Board of Supervisors</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closed Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2020 through Jan 1, 2021</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/county-administrative-office" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">County Administrative Office</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closes at Noon, Thursday, Dec. 24</li><li>Closed Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 through Jan. 1, 2021</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/agricultural-commissioner" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Department of Agriculture</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closed Thursday, Dec. 24 and Thursday, Dec. 31</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/district-attorney" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">District Attorney</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closes at Noon, Wednesday, Nov. 25, Thursday, Dec. 24, and Thursday, Dec. 31</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/child-support-services" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Child Support Services</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closed Wednesday, Nov. 25; Thursday, Dec. 24, and Thursday, Dec. 31.</li></ul> <p><a href="https://fresnocountyretirement.org/"><strong>Fresno County Employees&#8217; Retirement Association</strong></a></p> <ul> <li> <p>Closed Wednesday, Nov 25; Thursday, Dec. 24, and Thursday, Dec. 31.</p> </li> </ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/internal-services" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Internal Services</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closes at Noon, Wednesday, Nov. 25 and Thursday, Dec. 31</li><li>Closed Thursday, Dec. 24</li><li>Closes at 4pm, Dec. 28-30</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/probation" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Probation Department</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closes at Noon, Nov. 24, Dec. 24 and Dec. 31</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="http://www.fresnolibrary.org/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">County Public Library</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closes 5pm, Wednesday, Nov. 25</li><li>Closed Thursday, Dec. 24 and Thursday, Dec. 31</li></ul> <p><strong><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/public-defender" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Public Defender</a></strong></p> <ul><li>Closes at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, Nov. 25, Thursday, Dec. 24 and Thursday, Dec. 31</li></ul> <p><a href="https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/public-works-planning" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><strong>Public Works and Planning</strong></a></p> <ul><li>Closed Thursday, Dec 24 and Thursday, Dec 31</li></ul> <p></p> Two Yosemite roads closed for the winter. One will stay closed through 2021 https://www.fresnobee.com/news/california/yosemite/article247321914.html Local urn:uuid:f9b773d6-d9d3-dc04-248f-dbeb91223cdc Fri, 20 Nov 2020 20:55:33 +0000 Badger Pass rentals will also stay closed, but Yosemite cross-country skiing and snowshoeing is still an option later. Glacier Point and Tioga roads in Yosemite National Park closed for the winter https://www.fresnobee.com/news/california/yosemite/article247321914.html Local urn:uuid:ef7d27fc-9159-19b4-ef30-e4c397688d0b Fri, 20 Nov 2020 20:55:33 +0000 Badger Pass rentals will also stay closed, but Yosemite cross-country skiing and snowshoeing is still an option later. Fresno-area gangs dismantled, including Fresneck and Aryan Brotherhood, authorities say https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247316809.html Local urn:uuid:b0fd93c4-84d3-9a7d-51d0-31086e5bc901 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 20:26:46 +0000 JUST IN: The multi-agency operation called “Lucky Charm” resulted in over 100 arrests. Fresneck gang and its ties to Aryan Brotherhood dismantled in sweep, authorities say https://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/crime/article247316809.html Local urn:uuid:70b0eb42-7a87-d259-964c-85c76a6a7e03 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 20:26:46 +0000 The multi-agency operation called “Lucky Charm” resulted in over 100 arrests. Fresno County coronavirus new-case surge continues, surpassing another milestone https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247319769.html Local urn:uuid:8ac28bb8-aaf0-0bdf-01b8-a950c805eebe Fri, 20 Nov 2020 19:58:48 +0000 COVID-19 hospitalizations are also on the rise. Want to get tested for COVID-19 in Fresno before Thanksgiving? Here are your options https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247306289.html Local urn:uuid:a57f9886-b1ad-03be-b650-ccf870df613d Fri, 20 Nov 2020 18:52:59 +0000 Lots of people are rushing to get tested. Here’s a list on how to get started. Fresno bishop warns Catholics against immoral COVID vaccines, including Pfizer’s https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247314599.html Local urn:uuid:6d41dda7-9e52-66b2-5bbb-faba671a67b9 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 17:18:43 +0000 Bishop Joseph Brennan said the church is not against vaccines in general. Fresno bishop warns Catholics against stem cell-based COVID vaccines, including Pfizer’s https://www.fresnobee.com/news/coronavirus/article247314599.html Local urn:uuid:a603d59f-463a-7a96-c4b2-ca4d67611717 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 17:18:43 +0000 Bishop Joseph Brennan said the church is not against vaccines in general.