Category Archives: Liz Kern News Articles

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

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

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

Sanger Police Find Missing 15-Year-Old Girl

Sanger Police Find Missing 15-Year-Old Girl

UPDATE: Sanger police say they have found 15-year-old Desirae Villarreal. She has been reunited with her family.   SANGER, CA (KMJ) – Sanger Police need help finding missing 15-year-old girl. Desirae Villarreal was dropped off at Sanger High school on Friday morning, but she never made it home after school was let out. The Sanger Police…MORE

DMV Seeks To Clarify Misinformation About Real ID Driver’s Licenses

DMV Seeks To Clarify Misinformation About Real ID Driver’s Licenses

  FRESNO,CA (KMJ) – The DMV wants to clarify misinformation about the Real ID Driver’s Licenses. DMV Spokesperson Jaime Garza called KMJ to do damage control after he said some media outlets – not ours – got information wrong. “Hey, if you read something in the newspaper or you hear something, please give us a…MORE

Hanford Kindergarten Teacher Arrested on Suspicion of Child Abuse

Hanford Kindergarten Teacher Arrested on Suspicion of Child Abuse

HANFORD, CA (KMJ) – A kindergarten teacher in Hanford is arrested on suspicion of child abuse. At around 8:00 Tuesday morning, the Hanford PD School Resource Officer Unit learned about the alleged abuse taking place at Lee Richmon School. Hanford Police said an underage victim allegedly sustained injuries through a teacher’s actions. An investigation was…MORE

Wait Times Still “Unclear, Deceiving” Says Assembly Member At DMV Budget Hearing

Wait Times Still “Unclear, Deceiving” Says Assembly Member At DMV Budget Hearing

  SACRAMENTO, CA (KMJ) – A budget committee hearing involving the DMV was taking place Tuesday at the State. The hearing comes after an audit released in March showed poor planning as responsible for issues at the Department of Motor Vehicles. It’s the same day that the Department of Technology had a “hardware failure,” causing…MORE