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Exeter puts on  Plain White Ts

Exeter puts on Plain White Ts

By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN exeter – May 10 was just supposed to be another day at Exeter Union High School. Filled with testing, senioritis, and talk of plans for the summer. H ...

Council, staff  diverge on water  restrictions

Council, staff diverge on water restrictions

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN exeter – With snow capped mountains to the eastern horizon and roaring rivers beginning to flow as snowmelt begins to bring water to the Valley, cities are ...

Woodlake PD gets 4 wheeling capabilities

Woodlake PD gets 4 wheeling capabilities

By Amy C. Witt @AmyCWitt_SGN woodlake – As the Woodlake Police Department actively strives to provide a safe environment throughout the city, they were graciously given a new addit ...

Exeter police chief retires this week

Exeter police chief retires this week

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN exeter – When Cliff Bush walks out the door of the Exeter Police Station this Friday, May 19, he will stand beneath the antique “police” lampposts of th ...

Conway, Macareno campaign for State Senate

Conway, Macareno campaign for State Senate

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN tulare county – It seems as if last November’s election was just yesterday. And while voters may be reflecting on the consequences of their vote, candidate ...

Bond of the Badge

Bond of the Badge

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN visalia – The bonds formed by fellow officers of the law are forged in fire, hardened by pressure and shaped by time. It is a bond that endures through ...

Council reviews sales tax, marijuana

Council reviews sales tax, marijuana

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN woodlake – The two hottest topics facing Tulare County governments today are undoubtedly sales tax measures and what to do about recreational marijuana. So ...

Sheriff warns of river dangers, Woodlake man’s remains found

Sheriff warns of river dangers, Woodlake man’s remains found

@TheSunGazette tulare county – While snow in the Sierra Mountains is a welcomed sight after a half decade long drought, it is dangerous as well. And during summer, when a fresh coo ...

Heating up awareness for wildfires

Heating up awareness for wildfires

@TheSunGazette sacramento – Wildfires have plagued forests in California since the drought began in 2011. All of the dry brush and logs only served as fuel for massive wildfires th ...

Board member Miller attempts to ‘clear air’

Board member Miller attempts to ‘clear air’

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN exeter – Exeter District Ambulance (EDA) continued down the road of dysfunction during their latest meeting on April 27. Aside from the usual mundane gover ...

Growing awareness

Growing awareness

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN woodlake – Caring for a garden is like caring for children. Caretakers must provide seedlings with nutrients, rays of sunshine and positive reinforcemen ...

Individuals shine at D-II championships

By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN exeter – With the D-II Championship seeming to be on its last leg athletes took to Exeter Union High School’s Monarch Stadium on May 10. While there were no Foothill area schools that captured a team championship, there where however, four individual athletes who took home titles. Exeter led the group […]

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Goshen plant fined $500k for tainted horse feed

@TheSunGazette goshen – The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) fined a Goshen manufacturing plant $500,000 and forced them to discontinue making horse feed and related products last week over a 2015 recall of tainted feed that killed several horses. CDFA’s Agriculture Feed and Livestock Drugs Inspection Program announced earlier this month that it […]

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Community Calendar

May 17-21 – The Tulare Historical Museum, 444 W. Tulare in Tulare, hosts Tulare Palette Club’s Annual Spring Art Show. Featured artist is Bob Bottoms from Porterville. Open Thursdays-Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 686-2074 or visit www.tularehistoricalmuseum.org for more info. May 17-June 30 –The Exeter Courthouse Gallery welcomes Main Gallery artists Betsy Gaudette, […]

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Exeter teacher receives state award

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN exeter – It takes a special type of dedication to teach continuation high school students. More than traditional teenage classrooms, continuation high school teachers must urgently engage students while patiently working with delicate dynamics. Few have walked the thin line between gentle nudges and strongly encouraging at-risk students better than Beth […]

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Obituary: Esther G. Conrad

Graveside funeral services for Esther Grace Conrad of Porterville were held on Friday, May 12 at Lindsay Cemetery. Esther, formerly of Strathmore, passed away May 5, 2017 at the age of 74. The Reverend Dale Rains officiated and interment followed.

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Kaweah Delta gives web site a facelift

@TheSunGazette visalia – Kaweah Delta Health Care District (KDDH) has launched a new web site featuring several enhancements to meet the needs of the community using web and mobile technology to obtain health care information. “The new site has been designed to help people more easily find local medical and health-related information,” said Dru Quesnoy, […]

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