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Fresno City Councilmember Esmeralda Soria Announces Bid for New Seat in CA 27th Assembly  District

Fresno City Councilmember Esmeralda Soria Announces Bid for New Seat in CA 27th Assembly District

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Fresno City Councilmember Esmeralda Soria announces she’s running for the California State Assembly, Councilmember Soria currently represents Fresno’s District 1. She says she’s running for the state’s newly drawn 27th Assembly District, which encompasses Madera and Merced counties and parts of Fresno. As the 2018 Fresno City Council President, Soria was…MORE

Legislation AB 1599 Introduced in the California State Capitol to Counter Wave of Crime

Legislation AB 1599 Introduced in the California State Capitol to Counter Wave of Crime

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Legislation is introduced Tuesday in the California State Capitol to counter a wave of petty crime. Proposition 47 is titled the “Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act,” and reduced many drug and theft crimes from felonies to misdemeanors. It also made the crime of shoplifting a misdemeanor as long as the amount…MORE

Detectives Investigating Body Found in Tulare

Detectives Investigating Body Found in Tulare

TULARE, COUNTY CA (KMJ) – Detectives are investigating a body found Monday morning in Tulare. Just after 10:00 a.m., the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office said their Deputies were called to the area of Ave 244, west of road 68, in Tulare for a man down in a field. When they arrived, Deputies found a man…MORE

92nd Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade Takes Place Saturday

92nd Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade Takes Place Saturday

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – The 92nd Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade will begin at 1:00pm on December 11th. This years Christmas Parade is set to begin this weekend on Fulton Street from Inyo St. to Calaveras St. The parade’s theme this year is Christmas movies. Participants are encouraged to create their floats inspired by their…MORE

Goldsmith Named Chancellor of State Center Community College

Goldsmith Named Chancellor of State Center Community College

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Carole Goldsmith has been named chancellor of the State Center Community College District. She will oversee Fresno City College, Clovis, Madera, and Reedley community colleges Carole was awarded the Mariann Loniello Award from the California Community College Association of Community and Continuing Education in recognition for her work in education and…MORE