Category Archives: Liz Kern News Articles

Body Of 86-year-old Ulysses Carr Found 5 Miles From Home, After 39 Day Search

Body Of 86-year-old Ulysses Carr Found 5 Miles From Home, After 39 Day Search

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – The body of 86-year-old Ulysses Carr has been found –five miles away from his house after more than a month of searching. Carr went missing November 25, 2022 after leaving his home in Southwest Fresno. He had gone on one of his regular walks and was last seen around 8:00 a.m.…MORE

Man Sentenced 45 Years For Murder of Ex-Girlfriend, Found in Firebaugh Aquaduct

Man Sentenced 45 Years For Murder of Ex-Girlfriend, Found in Firebaugh Aquaduct

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – A man from Tracy is sentenced for killing his ex-girlfriend, who was found dead in Fresno county, seven years ago. On July 30, 2015, Fresno County Sheriff Deputies found the body of 20-year-old Megan Troen, floating in the California Aquaduct by West Nees and I-5 in the Firebaugh area. She had…MORE

Newsom Announces $50,000 Rewards for Unsolved Murders in Fresno, Bakersfield, Alameda Co. & Santa Paula 

Newsom Announces $50,000 Rewards for Unsolved Murders in Fresno, Bakersfield, Alameda Co. & Santa Paula 

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday announced the availability of four $50,000 rewards for information leading to an arrest and conviction for the murders of Lamar Murphy in Alameda County; Jessica Martinez in Bakersfield; Kyrin Wright in Fresno; and Eric Velasquez in Santa Paula. Under California law, law enforcement agencies may ask the Governor to…MORE

California’s Population Shrinks,  Again

California’s Population Shrinks, Again

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – California’s population shrinks, again. The state population declined 0.3% last year, losing 117, 552 residents between Jan. of 2021 and 2022, according to the State’s Department of Finance. California’s total population is now 39,185,605 residents. Most counties lost population, including Los Angeles, San Diego and Orange. Population growth remained strong in…MORE

Cat House On the Kings Holds Spring Open House 30 Year Celebration

Cat House On the Kings Holds Spring Open House 30 Year Celebration

(KMJ) – The Cat House on The Kings is celebrating their 30th anniversary. For 30 years, non profit located along the Kings River in Parlier has been saving cat lives and making human family lives better. Now, the Cat House on the Kings is getting ready to celebrate during Saturday’s Spring Open House. The Spring…MORE

Adventure Church to File Lawsuit  Against City of Fresno Over Tower Theatre

Adventure Church to File Lawsuit Against City of Fresno Over Tower Theatre

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Adventure Church sends e-mail, Wednesday, announcing the organization’s intent to file lawsuit against City of Fresno and other entities over the sale of Tower Theatre. On April 21, 2022, Fresno City council voted to purchase the Tower Theatre, despite the likelihood of a multi-million dollar lawsuit. Council voted 4-3 in favor…MORE

Inmates, Others, Arrested for Drug Smuggling at Merced County Jail

Inmates, Others, Arrested for Drug Smuggling at Merced County Jail

(KMJ) – Several arrests are made for drug smuggling at the Merced County Jail. Merced County Sheriff’s Investigators posted on social media that they have made five arrests after narcotics were recently discovered at the John Latorraca Correctional Center. During routine searches at the facility, K-9 dog “Marley alerted a deputy to narcotics associated with…MORE

84th Big Hat Days This Weekend in Old Town Clovis

84th Big Hat Days This Weekend in Old Town Clovis

CLOVIS, CA (KMJ) – The Clovis Chamber of Commerce kicks of Rodeo month in 2022 with the 84th annual Big Hat Days event in Clovis, CA. The Chamber will host a fun, safe, and special event this year on April 2 & 3, 2022. The BIG Hat Days, a Clovis Chamber Event, is the largest…MORE

Boyfriend of Fresno Murder Victim Appears in Court, Pleads Not Guilty

Boyfriend of Fresno Murder Victim Appears in Court, Pleads Not Guilty

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – The Hanford man accused of killing his 30-year-old girlfriend, after she went missing from a Fresno art show, pleads not guilty to her murder in court on Tuesday, March 22, 2022. 41-year-old Ramon Jimenez was last seen with Missy Hernandez on the night of December 7th, 2021 at an art show…MORE