Category Archives: Local News

Nebraska Drug Bust Tied to Visalia

Nebraska Drug Bust Tied to Visalia

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested four people including a Visalia man. During the stop they seized marijuana, psilocybin mushrooms, unknown white powder, and a concealed handgun during two traffic stops Thursday. The first traffic stop occurred near Shelton on Interstate 80 at approximately 2:30 p.m. Thursday, October…MORE

Body Discovered In Canal, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Investigating

Body Discovered In Canal, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Investigating

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Merced County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a suspicious death. A body was found in a canal in Merced County near the city of Los Banos. Merced County Sheriff’s spokesman Daryl Allen (above) speaking around 2:00pm in a video on Facebook said that the body was discovered Friday in the area of 22000…MORE

Pink Cancels 2019 Save Mart Center Concert

Pink Cancels 2019 Save Mart Center Concert

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – After a sold-out concert this May in Fresno, Pink had planned to come back to the Save Mart Center next April – but Fresno is no longer on her list. On the second leg of her Beautiful Trauma World Tour Pink was scheduled at the Save Mart Center on April 15,…MORE

FCC Student Body President Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Sex Crime

FCC Student Body President Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Sex Crime

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – The Fresno City College Student Body President pleads not guilty to a felony sex crime. 25-year-old Christopher Washington appeared Friday in Fresno Superior Court where he pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of having oral copulation with a minor under the influence. He also pleaded not guilty to two misdemeanor…MORE

President Moves To “Dramatically Improve” Water Reliability In Central Valley

President Moves To “Dramatically Improve” Water Reliability In Central Valley

SCOTTSDALE (KMJ) — President Donald Trump has signed a presidential memorandum which promises to ultimately bring more water into the Central Valley. The directive given to the Departments of Interior and Commerce is designed to streamline the regulatory process, develop a timeline for completion, expedite environmental reviews, and convene experts, to ultimately deliver more supply…MORE

Sheriff Mims On Wilson: “The Charles Manson of The Group”

Sheriff Mims On Wilson: “The Charles Manson of The Group”

(KMJ) – Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims phoned into KMJ’s Broeske & Musson Show Friday morning to voice her frustration over the release of Neko Wilson. He spent the last nine years behind bars awaiting trial for his role in the 2009 double homicide of a couple in Kerman.  But, thanks to a revision in…MORE

Possibly Contaminated Corn Sparks Slew of Recalls by Major Retailers

Possibly Contaminated Corn Sparks Slew of Recalls by Major Retailers

    FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – A produce supplier’s problems with listeria and salmonella could cause recalls over the next week. It started with six recalls, mostly of ready-to-eat salads with possibly contaminated corn sold by major retailers including Walmart, 7-11, Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said 738 pounds of ready-to-eat…MORE

Two Arrested for Hanging Dogs, Beating Them to Death with Sticks

Two Arrested for Hanging Dogs, Beating Them to Death with Sticks

    FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Two people are arrested in Orosi for hanging dogs, then beating them to death with sticks. On Wednesday at 8 p.m., Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were called to an address in the 14200 block of Ave 428 on a complaint of animal cruelty. On arrival, Deputies found two…MORE

Technical Error Triggers False Active Shooter Alert at Tulare Western

Technical Error Triggers False Active Shooter Alert at Tulare Western

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – A technical error at a Tulare school triggered a false active shooter alert. It happened Thursday morning at Tulare Western. Tulare Police want to let the public know that the source of the alarm has been identified. Officers have checked each school to ensure safety at the schools. Police say the active…MORE

Suspect Shot By Police Outside Mother’s Northeast Fresno Home

Suspect Shot By Police Outside Mother’s Northeast Fresno Home

FRESNO (KMJ) — A suspect is in a stable condition in the hospital after an officer-involved shooting in Northeast Fresno. Police were alerted at around 1.20am, after dispatch received a 911 call from a woman about her brother who was possibly armed and suicidal. Dispatch relayed to officers that the suspect, identified as Patrick William…MORE