Category Archives: KMJ Top Stories

Nancy Pelosi’s Husband Charged With DUI In California

Nancy Pelosi’s Husband Charged With DUI In California

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Paul Pelosi, the husband of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, was charged Thursday with driving under the influence in connection with a crash he was in last month. Paul Pelosi, 82, was arrested following the May 28 crash in Napa County, north of San Francisco, after a DUI test showed…MORE

Man In Custody Following Chase, Gunfire In Southwest Fresno, According To Deputies

Man In Custody Following Chase, Gunfire In Southwest Fresno, According To Deputies

(KMJ) — A 32-year-old man is in custody following a chase with deputies and gunfire in Southwest Fresno. The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office says members of the HEAT Team spotted a stolen BMW Thursday just before 4 p.m. near Jensen Avenue and Golden State Boulevard. According to investigators, Fabian Mansanalez got into the vehicle and…MORE

2-Year-Old Corcoran Boy With Rare Disease Needs Kidney, Liver, Support

2-Year-Old Corcoran Boy With Rare Disease Needs Kidney, Liver, Support

CORCORAN, Calif. (KMJ/FOX26) — Zyaire Jimenez is about to turn two years old. As every day goes by, his need for a new kidney and a new liver becomes more pronounced. The baby boy was born with polycystic kidney disease. The National Institutes of Health describes that as a rare genetic disorder that causes fluid-filled cysts…MORE

Fresno Man Now Recovering in Florida Hospital After Injuring Spine in Mexico

Fresno Man Now Recovering in Florida Hospital After Injuring Spine in Mexico

Update: Dante Goodwin, the Fresno man who recently suffered a spinal injury while on vacation in Cancun, Mexico, is now recovering in the United States. According to those close to him, Dante safely traveled to Miami Memorial hospital late Wednesday night in Florida. There were no complications reported during his trip to the hospital, which…MORE

Man Shot & Killed Tuesday Night in Fresno Identified

Man Shot & Killed Tuesday Night in Fresno Identified

FRESNO, Calif. (KMJ/FOX26) — A man who was shot and killed Tuesday night in Fresno’s Lowell Neighborhood has been identified as 49-year-old Robert Ramirez of Tulare. Police responded to the 200 block of N. Yosemite Ave. for a ShotSpotter activation of four gunshots around 11:30 p.m. When they arrived they found Ramirez suffering from from multiple…MORE

Drive-by Shooting in Broad Daylight Injures One in Fresno Thursday

Drive-by Shooting in Broad Daylight Injures One in Fresno Thursday

FRESNO, Calif. (KMJ/FOX26) — A man was wounded Thursday afternoon in a drive-by shooting in Fresno. The shooting happened around 12:45 p.m. on Butler Ave. near Chestnut. Police say somebody fire a weapon from a car that took off after the shooting. The man in his mid-20s was found lying in front of an apartment complex.…MORE

Heavy Police Response After Elderly Woman Attacked by Dog in Fresno

Heavy Police Response After Elderly Woman Attacked by Dog in Fresno

(KMJ) — An elderly woman was injured after a dog bit her in the leg Thursday morning near Olive Avenue and First Street. Fresno Police say the 70-year-old woman was outside recycling when the dog broke through a fence. The dog is said to have charged at the woman and bit her once in the…MORE

Beach Closed In Monterey County Following Shark Attack

Beach Closed In Monterey County Following Shark Attack

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif. (KMJ) — A Pacific Grove City Councilwoman shared a post on Facebook about a shark attack on Wednesday. Councilwoman Jenny McAdams said the attack happened at Lovers Point which is on the east side of Pacific Grove in Monterey County. The surfer was rushed from the water to Natividad. The surfer’s condition…MORE

5-2 Introductory Vote Passes for Fresno Council Member Salary Increases

5-2 Introductory Vote Passes for Fresno Council Member Salary Increases

UPDATE: The resolution passed in an introductory vote Thursday, June 23, 2022 at Fresno City Hall. Fresno City Council voted 5-2 in favor of 69% pay raises tied to Fresno County Supervisor salaries. The proposal passes with Council Members Garry Bredefeld and Esmeralda Soria the sole no votes, while Mike Karbassi, Miguel Arias, Tyler Maxwell,…MORE

Lake Kaweah Boats & Docks Damaged by Winds, Spread Across Lake

Lake Kaweah Boats & Docks Damaged by Winds, Spread Across Lake

Lake Kaweah, Calif (KMJ/FOX26) – Boat owners and the Lake Kaweah Marina are working on plans to repair the docks after Wednesday’s wind storm. Dozens of houseboats, pleasure boats, and docks were blown free and stacked against each other. Lake Kaweah houseboat docks blown across lake. (Photos credit viewer Lace Montgomery) It appears most of…MORE