Category Archives: KMJ Top Stories

Fresno County Breaks Ground on $14 Million Sheriff’s Area Two Substation

Fresno County Breaks Ground on $14 Million Sheriff’s Area Two Substation

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Fresno County breaks ground Monday morning on the new $14 million dollar Sheriff’s Area Two Substation.   Leaders from within the County of Fresno and the Sheriff’s Office held the ceremony to break ground on the 6.5 acre parcel of land located along N. Armstrong Ave., between Belmont and E. Harvey…MORE

3 Accused Shooters On The Run in Tulare County

3 Accused Shooters On The Run in Tulare County

  TULARE, COUNTY, CA (KMJ) – Three men accused of shooting someone in Tulare are still on the run, almost a month after the crime. On August 31st, deputies were called to the 800 block of Foothill Ave. in Lindsay for a shooting. When they arrived, deputies found out four people walked up to a…MORE

New Wildfire Breaks Out Near Santa Clarita

New Wildfire Breaks Out Near Santa Clarita

  A new wildfire is now forcing people from their homes in Southern California. The ‘Martindale Fire‘ burning northeast of Santa Clarita was first reported around 3:00 p.m. on Monday, September 28th by Angeles National Forest officials. The wildfire was first reported as 200+ acres in the area of Bouquet Canyon Road and Spunky Canyon…MORE

Early Morning West Central Fresno Shooting Claims One Life

Early Morning West Central Fresno Shooting Claims One Life

(Photo courtesy:  KMPH Fox 26) (KMJ) – The city of Fresno’s spike in violent crimes continues, as officers investigate a deadly shooting in the west central part of the city. Around 3 a.m. Monday, officers were called to a scene near Lafayette and Hedges for reports of shots fired.  Once they arrived, Fresno Police found…MORE

CUSD Offering No-cost Meals to Children

CUSD Offering No-cost Meals to Children

Central unified school district is offering free meals for children ages 1-18. No ID’s will be required, and children do not need to attend CUSD Children will receive a free breakfast and lunch from one of 20 participating CUSD school sites from 7 AM to 9 AM every school day. Meals are also available for…MORE

Clovis Unified Wants to Reopen Elementary Schools Nov. 3rd

Clovis Unified Wants to Reopen Elementary Schools Nov. 3rd

  FRESNO, CA. (KMJ) — Clovis Unified wants to get elementary students back on campus. But it likely won’t happen until close to Thanksgiving. November third, Presidential election day is when Clovis Unified hopes to get kindergarten thru sixth-grade students back on campus. It’s currently working on a waiver to present to the Fresno County…MORE

Body Found in Tulare County Orchard

Body Found in Tulare County Orchard

LINDSAY, CA (KMJ) — The Tulare County Sheriff’s Office got a call Friday morning about a body discovered in an orchard. The body was found by a worker in the area of Avenue 224 and Road 220 in Lindsay. Deputies confirmed there was a body and called detectives from the Homicide Unit to take over the…MORE

Gov. Newsom Signs Law to Grow Mental Health Coverage

Gov. Newsom Signs Law to Grow Mental Health Coverage

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a law aimed at requiring private health insurers to cover more mental health and drug addiction treatments. State and federal laws already require health insurance companies to handle mental health treatments the same as physical health treatments. But those laws don’t define what is…MORE

SLO County Deputy Wounded, “White Supremacist” Gang Member Shot, Killed

SLO County Deputy Wounded, “White Supremacist” Gang Member Shot, Killed

  TEMPLETON, CA (KMJ) – The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office responded to an officer-involved shooting on Thursday. The shooting was reported around 10:40 a.m. near Templeton Cemetery Road in Templeton. Templeton is between Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo on Highway 101. A sheriff’s deputy was driving on the 3400 block of Theater…MORE