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Gov. Newsom in Merced County to Push COVID-19 Vaccine & Booster Shots

Gov. Newsom in Merced County to Push COVID-19 Vaccine & Booster Shots

MERCED COUNTY, Calif. (KMJ/FOX26) — Governor Gavin Newsom visited a Central Valley vaccine clinic in Merced County on Wednesday to promote vaccinations and booster shots. The governor was highlighting the availability of boosters to everyone 18+ and efforts to increase vaccination rates across California as the state prepares for the winter months and emerging variants.…MORE

December 10: Toys for Tots Parking Lot Drive

December 10: Toys for Tots Parking Lot Drive

Newstalk 580/105.9 KMJ is teaming up with the Marine Corp League Detachment 14 for the Annual Toys for Tots Drive. Join us Friday, December 10th from 9:00AM to 6:00PM for our drive thru toy drop off event from the parking lot of the KMJ studios. Be sure to drop off a new, unwrapped toy for…MORE

Win Tickets to See Trans-Siberian Orchestra!

Win Tickets to See Trans-Siberian Orchestra!

Multi-platinum, progressive rock group Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) announces its highly-anticipated Winter Tour will be back for 2021. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the group’s landmark album Christmas Eve and Other Stories, this year’s multi-sensory extravaganza. TSO makes their stop in Fresno on Thursday December 2nd. Listen to Ray Appleton for your chance to…MORE

Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter Announces His Retirement

Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter Announces His Retirement

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) –  Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter announced his retirement Monday. After two of the toughest wildfire seasons in California’s history, Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter announced he will be retiring Dec. 10. Chief Porter said he will move to San Diego to “focus on family, aging parents, and self.” “Chief Porter has seen the state…MORE

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Fresno Police detained a gunman who walked onto a school campus in Central Fresno on Friday morning. Two schools were locked down but police said the stand off ended peacefully. Fresno Police believe he’s the same man involved in a shooting earlier in downtown. They say around 10:30 Friday morning a…MORE

The Diane Pearce Show

The Diane Pearce Show

Diane Pearce was born and raised in the Central Valley and graduated from Fresno Christian High School in 1997.  Diane attended U.C. Davis earning a bachelor’s degree with a double major in Political Science and International Relations.  After college, she returned to Fresno and worked in several political offices including as press aide for former…MORE

Support the 2021 Valley Pink Patch

Each October, local law enforcement departments help Valley breast cancer patients by selling pink patches to their officers/deputies and the public. By selling these $10 collectible patches, they raise money and awareness to help fight breast cancer. All donations stay local and support patients at the Marjorie E. Radin Breast Care Center at Clovis Community…MORE

Ag Retailing Future Driven by Precision

A new report from CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange says the ag retailer of the future has an opportunity to earn more income from precision agronomy services and emerging sustainability management programs. Traditional crop input sales will continue to be a boon for retailers in the future. The report says the current strong financial returns that cooperatives…MORE