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VFD: Fires from illegal fireworks doubled this year, killing 1

Visalia issued record number of citations for illegal fireworks during deadly Fourth of July holiday that killed a man  By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Illegal fireworks continue to skyrocket in Visalia and, for the first time this year, to deadly levels.  This past Fourth of July marked the first fatality due to illegal fireworks in […]

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City Council votes to use one sales tax measure to balance another

City Council plans to transfer two fire positions, one police position from Measure T to Measure N By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – The Visalia City Council is planning to use Measure N money to balance out Measure T.  At its Aug. 5 meeting, the Visalia City Council held its first public hearing to transfer two […]

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Public health officers warn of mosquito-spread diseases, investigating four cases

Health, California Department of Public Health warn of WNV and SLEV in the county @TheSunGazette VISALIA – While the typical 110 degree heat has seemed to stay at bay more days than not, the regular dangers of Central Valley summer are still upon us. And with four cases of suspected West Nile Virus (WNV) and […]

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Tulare County DA charges alleged drunk driver with four deaths

Jazmin Paramo is charged with four counts of vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated after allegedly colliding with two motorcycles on Highway 65 @TheSunGazette PORTERVILLE – Tulare County District Attorney took little time charging Jazmin Paramo, 24, for allegedly killings four motorcyclists a week and a half ago while driving on the wrong side of the road. […]

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3 missing persons laid to rest after arrest

Police find human remains on man’s past and present properties in Visalia, Squaw Valley By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN FRESNO – The Visalia Police Department played a role in helping catch its second serial killer in as many years.  On July 31, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office announced they had arrested 33-year-old Buford King of Squaw Valley […]

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City’s trash can conversion costs piling up

City Council approves an additional $1 million to correct errors made by public works to replace split cans for refuse and recyclables with two, single cans By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – A miscalculation by city staff is piling onto the budget for the city’s conversion from two trash cans to a three-can system.  At its […]

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Letters to the Editor

Monitoring for airborne pesticides is insufficient  Dear Editor, Insufficient air monitoring for pesticides doesn’t mean our air is safe.  Any trace of pesticides in our air should be unacceptable, but established parameters by our state allow it in the air we breathe. The Sun-Gazette’s July 24 article, “Trace levels of pesticides found in the Valley […]

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