Category Archives: Liz Kern News Articles

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

Tulare County Deputies Ask Help Finding Thieves

Tulare County Deputies Ask Help Finding Thieves

TULARE COUNTY, CA (KMJ) – Deputies are asking for the public’s help in identifying two men who broke into a Posey home on Monday morning. Just before 1:30 a.m on Monday, Tulare County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the 44100 Block of Sugarloaf Road in Posey for a theft in progress.During their investigation, Deputies learned…MORE

Police K9 Ensures Memory of Fresno Teen Murdered in 2018 Lives On

Police K9 Ensures Memory of Fresno Teen Murdered in 2018 Lives On

(KMJ) – Fresno Police are ensuring that the memory of a teen murdered in 2018 lives on. 17-year-old Nick Kauls’ life was cut short when he was shot and killed during an armed robbery in Old Fig Garden. A Fresno Police K9 and his handler found the suspect hiding in a dumpster after running from…MORE

Valley Assemblyman Calls For Independent State Audit into CSU System’s Handling of Sex Harassment Investigations

Valley Assemblyman Calls For Independent State Audit into CSU System’s Handling of Sex Harassment Investigations

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – A Valley Assemblyman is calling for independent state audit into the CSU System’s handling of sexual harassment investigations. Republican Assemblyman Jim Patterson says the state auditor needs to uncover what happened at Fresno State in what Patterson says are numerous Title IV violations at Fresno State University involving the former Vice…MORE