Category Archives: Liz Kern News Articles

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

Fresno’s MADE FOR THEM to Celebrate 10 Years Combating Human Trafficking

Fresno’s MADE FOR THEM to Celebrate 10 Years Combating Human Trafficking

Fresno, Calif. – The non-profit MADE FOR THEM celebrates 10 Years combating human trafficking and supporting the needs of survivors in the Central Valley. Formed in Central Valley by Andrea Shabaglian, the executive director of MADE FOR THEM, the organization sells clothing made by some of the very people who have been pulled from a…MORE

Suspected Armed Robber ID’d, Shot and Killed by Merced Police

Suspected Armed Robber ID’d, Shot and Killed by Merced Police

MERCED. CA (KMJ) – Merced’s Police Chief held a press conference Tuesday, releasing details about an officer involved shooting when an armed robbery suspect was killed Monday night. Police Chief Tom Cavallero said just after 10:30 p.m. Monday night, they received a silent alarm from the Circle K store on G Street by 21st, then…MORE

Jury Returns Guilty Verdict in the Murder of a Fresno Student

Jury Returns Guilty Verdict in the Murder of a Fresno Student

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – A man accused of killing a Fresno teen during an attempted robbery has been found guilty. On June 24, 2018, Fresno County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 phone call stating gunshots had been fired outside a home on the 4700 block of N. Sunset Drive, near Van Ness and Rialto in…MORE

Hanford PD Bust 8 Men for Soliciting Decoy Teens in Undercover Sex Sting

Hanford PD Bust 8 Men for Soliciting Decoy Teens in Undercover Sex Sting

HANFORD, CA (KMJ) – Hanford Police have arrested eight men for soliciting sex from a teenager during a two-day undercover police operation. Detectives posed as a teen, who the suspects believed was anywhere from 13 to 16 years old. They tried to meet for sex in Hanford, and when the men showed up, they were…MORE

Kings County Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing $87,000 in Social Security Benefits

Kings County Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing $87,000 in Social Security Benefits

KINGS COUNTY, CA (KMJ) – A Kings County Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing $87,000 in Social Security Benefits Court documents show 58-year-old Deborah Rossoni’s father passed away in July of 2012. She did not notify Social Security of his death. The agency continued direct depositing payments into his bank account until July 2018. Rossoni transferred…MORE