Category Archives: Local News

Social Security Administration’s “No-Match” Letters Program Will Impact Agriculture, Say Valley Leaders

Social Security Administration’s “No-Match” Letters Program Will Impact Agriculture, Say Valley Leaders

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – The reinstatement of the Social Security Administration’s “No-Match” Letters Program will impact agriculture, say Valley Leaders. The letters will be sent to millions of business owners to inform them that the social security number submitted does not match their employee. Some say it will target many undocumented workers, including members…MORE

Toddler Dies After Falling In A Pool – Detectives Want Your Help

Toddler Dies After Falling In A Pool – Detectives Want Your Help

VISALIA (KMJ) — A 15-month-old child found dead in a pool in Visalia has sparked a police investigation. Detectives are appealing for information to establish if there were any suspicious circumstances leading to the toddler’s death. Officers were called to the home at the 3100 block of W. Sunnyside, close to Whitendale Avenue and University…MORE

Visalia Gang Member Sentenced to Life for Murder

Visalia Gang Member Sentenced to Life for Murder

TULARE, CA (KMJ) – A Visalia gang member is sentenced to life in prison for murder. On Tuesday, at the Tulare County Superior Court, Judge Kathryn Montejano sentenced 28-year-old Apfu See to 124 years-to-life in prison. On March 4, 2019, the judge found See guilty of first-degree murder, attempted murder, and shooting at an occupied…MORE

Fresno City Councilor Wants to Limit Liquor Licenses in the City

Fresno City Councilor Wants to Limit Liquor Licenses in the City

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – A Fresno City Councilor wants to limit the number of liquor licenses issued in the city. District 3 Council Member Miguel Arias says it a problem of saturation of liquor stores and enforcement that he says has been going on for decades. “For 30 years, we’ve been essentially approving licenses…MORE

Sanger Car Chase Ends With Crash, Police Looking for Driver

Sanger Car Chase Ends With Crash, Police Looking for Driver

    FRESNO COUNTY, CA (KMJ) – Sanger Police are looking for a woman after officers say she got away following a chase. It happened around 3:15 a.m. on Tuesday morning near Bethel and Central in Sanger. According to police, a call came in about someone lurking around the area. Police found a woman who…MORE

Measles Rise Reported To CDC – Fresno County On Alert

Measles Rise Reported To CDC – Fresno County On Alert

FRESNO (KMJ) — A national rise in the number of measles cases has prompted Fresno County to place doctors on alert for infections appearing locally. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that 555 cases have been reported from 20 states (including California) between January 1st and April 11th 2019. That registers as the…MORE

California Regulators Question PG&E’s Vow to Improve Safety

California Regulators Question PG&E’s Vow to Improve Safety

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – California regulators are expressing skepticism that Pacific Gas & Electric Corp.’s new leaders have enough professional experience to instill a deep corporate culture of safety. The utility has been blamed for more than a dozen of California’s most destructive wildfires in the last two years. California Public Utilities Commission President Michael…MORE

Clovis Man Visiting Paris Has Reaction to Notre Dame Cathedral Fire

Clovis Man Visiting Paris Has Reaction to Notre Dame Cathedral Fire

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Local reaction to Notre Dame Cathedral fire in Paris. The 12th Century Cathedral in Paris, France was consumed by a massive fire on Monday. Flames and black smoke billowed from the base of the medieval church’s spire, which eventually collapsed.   Spire collapsing on Notre Dame Cathedral. NOTRE DAME FIRE:…MORE

Your Opinion Wanted In Search For New Fresno Police Chief

Your Opinion Wanted In Search For New Fresno Police Chief

FRESNO (KMJ) — A survey to determine the qualities the people of Fresno would like in a new police chief is now live. The online questionnaire is part of the effort to replace Chief Jerry Dyer, who officially retires on October 16th. Mayor Lee Brand has promised transparency throughout the process. “The selection of the…MORE