Category Archives: Liz Kern News Articles

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

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

Forest Service Mobilizes Mexico Fire Crews to Help Fight California Wildfires

Forest Service Mobilizes Mexico Fire Crews to Help Fight California Wildfires

  The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) has announced that 100 wildland firefighters from across Mexico will be coming to help with suppression efforts in California. After a welcome ceremony on Wednesday afternoon, the firefighters will receive some training before they are deployed to help battle the Castle Fire within the Sequoia Complex (SQFComplex). The SQF…MORE

Fresno County Launches Recovery Website in Response to Creek Fire

Fresno County Launches Recovery Website in Response to Creek Fire

  FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – The County of Fresno announces on Wednesday the launch of their website, in an effort to help connect those wishing to support and donate to those impacted by the Creek Fire.   The County has built out a website to help match donors with various local donation opportunities: https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/resources/creek-fire-donations Fresno…MORE

Yosemite Natl. Park to Reopen Friday

Yosemite Natl. Park to Reopen Friday

  YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, CA (KMJ) — Yosemite National Park will reopen to all park visitors at 9 am on Friday, September 25. Some visitor services will be available while others will open incrementally over the weekend. The park has been closed since September 17 due to smoke and hazardous air quality. Campsites in Yosemite…MORE

Little Boy Dies in Ivanhoe House Fire While Mother Fights SQF Blaze

Little Boy Dies in Ivanhoe House Fire While Mother Fights SQF Blaze

  A 4-year old boy has died Friday morning in a house fire in Tulare County. Firefighters responded to the home in Ivanhoe near Road 164 and Ave. 320 around 4:30 a.m. They initially received reports that people were trapped inside the house. Firefighters arrived to find the home burning. A 13-year-old babysitter was watching…MORE