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Chamber’s Oktoberfest Sept. 28 at Vossler Farms

@TheSunGazette VISALIA– For the fifth year, the Visalia Chamber of Commerce will host Oktoberfest at Vossler Farms Pumpkin Patch in Visalia, California on Friday, Sept. 28. This annual community festival will feature food, beer and wine tastings, local vendors and live music. Building on the success of last year’s record breaking attendance, Oktoberfest 2018 is […]

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Lindsay City Council wants results from EDC, not marketing tactics

Lindsay Councilman Steve Velasquez says he wants to step down as rep. to EDC over the council’s willingness to leave EDC altogether By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN LINDSAY – Tulare County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) management made their normal rounds over the last two months to let cities and the County of Tulare know what they are […]

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Farmersville Unified expects to begin construction of high school pool this fall

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN FARMERSVILLE – Plans to build Farmersville’s first public pool remain on track to open the facility by the start of the 2019-20 school year.  Farmersville Unified Superintendent Randy DeGraw said the Department of the State Architect (DSA) – which provides design and construction oversight for public schools and various other state-owned and leased […]

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Tariffs impact Valley economy

A quarter of businesses report importing materials as being more difficult, but the same number support the idea of tariffs @TheSunGazette FRESNO – New federally imposed import tariffs have had an impact on Valley companies but many businesses support the idea of raising tariffs to even the playing field.  About one-fourth of firms reported tariffs […]

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Construction begins this month to convert courthouse to hotel

Investment group closes escrow on old courthouse building to create boutique hotel “The Darling” By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – The County of Tulare closed escrow on the sale of the old County Courthouse building on Aug. 1 to a group of local investors who plan to transform the building into a boutique hotel. Courthouse Square […]

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Tulare County schools graduate students at higher rate than state

Tulare had highest district wide graduation rate in 2017; Strathmore schools graduated the highest percent of students By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN TULARE COUNTY – Local high schools are graduating students at a higher rate than the state average.  Tulare County’s four-year adjusted cohort graduation rate was 88.7% for the 2016-17 school year, higher than the statewide […]

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Supervisors extend deadline for Mooney Grove sculpture project

Artists have until Aug. 28 to submit proposal for Mooney Grove sculpture project to repurpose koi pond By Nancy Vigran Reporter for The Sun-Gazette VISALIA – The Tulare County Board of Supervisors has extended their deadline for proposals from the art community. The board is looking for artistic help with a sculpture project to repurpose […]

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City of Tulare welcomes chain business boom

New chain stores begin locating to the city of Tulare bringing the potential of increased tax dollars and jobs  By Nancy Vigran Reporter for The Sun-Gazette TULARE – Tulare is all a-buzz. And, in a good way. There’s a lot of new business coming in the works. New business not only makes shopping easier, but […]

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Visalia Unified School District OKs second raise for employees

State pays district more than budget, Visalia Unified board ups 3% raise in May to 3.7% for all employees By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Visalia Unified employees will get a pleasant surprise in their paychecks this year.  On July 24, the Visalia Unified School District (VUSD) Board approved a 0.7% raise for classified staff, teachers […]

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