Category Archives: Dominic McAndrew News Articles

Unpaid Rent Behind Abrupt Hooters Closure

Unpaid Rent Behind Abrupt Hooters Closure

FRESNO (KMJ) — Records from Fresno County Superior Court state that the abrupt closure of Fresno’s Hooters restaurant was due to thousands of dollars in unpaid rent. A three-day notice to pay, dated February 13th, stated that $31,752 in rent remained unpaid for between January 1st and February 28th 2019. It appears that the restaurants’…MORE

Mueller Report Released (With Redactions)

Mueller Report Released (With Redactions)

WASHINGTON (KMJ/AP) — The redacted version of the Mueller Report has been released. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday laid out in advance what he said was the “bottom line:” No cooperation between Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russian government hackers. While Mueller drew no conclusion about whether Trump had obstructed justice in the investigation,…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

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

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

Combat Panhandling With “A Better Way To Help People,” Urges Bredefeld

Combat Panhandling With “A Better Way To Help People,” Urges Bredefeld

FRESNO (KMJ) — Another proposal to combat panhandling in the City of Fresno has been unveiled by Councilmember Garry Bredefeld. The “Help Us Help Fresno” initiative would encourage passing motorists to give to non-profits instead of directly to those standing at intersections. It comes after the STOP ordinance (Safe Transfer of Objects to Pedestrians), proposed…MORE

Honor Flight Takes Off For DC: “I Can’t Wait To Get There”

Honor Flight Takes Off For DC: “I Can’t Wait To Get There”

FRESNO (KMJ) — A crowd of veterans and their guardians have left the Central Valley to start day one of the three-day 18th Central Valley Honor Flight. Their departure from Fresno Yosemite International Airport Tuesday morning began with great fanfare, celebrating the veterans for their service. “Some of you have heard this a lot, maybe…MORE

Parties “Throwing Common Sense Out The Window” On Immigration

Parties “Throwing Common Sense Out The Window” On Immigration

FRESNO (KMJ) — Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims said that the partisan split on immigration reform means there is no progress on an issue which impacts the entire country. It comes after Sheriff Mims took part in a roundtable with other Central Valley sheriffs, as well as federal immigration and border security officials, in Calexico…MORE

Clovis In Coalition Suing State On Pot Deliveries – “Prop 64 Was Very Clear”

Clovis In Coalition Suing State On Pot Deliveries – “Prop 64 Was Very Clear”

CLOVIS (KMJ) — The City of Clovis has joined a group of 25 local authorities suing the state’s Bureau of Cannabis Control. The lawsuit alleges that allowing cannabis deliveries violates the intent of Proposition 64. The legal action focuses on BCC Regulation 5416(d), considering it invalid because it stops cities and counties from regulating commercial…MORE

“Fear And Retribution” Lives Inside Fresno Unified School District

“Fear And Retribution” Lives Inside Fresno Unified School District

FRESNO (KMJ) — A member of Fresno Unified’s school board has alleged that the district engages in revenge tactics against staff members who dare to speak out. The allegation from Trustee Terry Slatic was made on KMJ’s Broeske and Musson on Thursday. Slatic described employees who remain quiet in fear of what would happen otherwise.…MORE