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$37 million deal preserves affordable housing in the Valley

@TheSunGazette new york, ny – Two Tulare County apartment complexes were part of a $37 million deal to preserve affordable housing in the Central Valley. On June 7, Community Development Trust (CDT), which provides long-term debt and equity capital for the creation and preservation of affordable housing and charter school facilities, announced a joint venture […]

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Pesticide program aims to stop sharpshooter spread

Ag Commissioner’s Office says there have been no reports of human illness in program’s 21-year history  By Kaitlin Washburn @kwashy12 VISALIA – Pests and the diseases they carry are a constant threat to the livelihoods of agricultural communities.  For grape growers, glassy-winged sharpshooters can devastate entire vineyards thanks to the bacteria the pest carries, Pierce’s Disease.  […]

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7 pet safety tips for the Fourth of July

Family Features With crowds of unfamiliar people and loud, scary noises, the Fourth of July can make even the most laid-back, four-legged family members apprehensive and unpredictable. “Research shows that more pets are lost on the Fourth of July than any other day of the year and animal shelters are most crowded after the holiday, […]

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Visalia Fire Department turns 150

Firefighters at House 55, give Jaws of Life demonstration, fire truck display, and the opportunity to mingle with department personnel By Nancy Vigran Reporting for the Sun-Gazette VISALIA – Visalia’s firefighters set the community ablaze with celebration on Saturday. Together with the community, the Visalia Fire Department celebrated their 150th birthday at House 55. A […]

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Tulare County Crop Report

Small grains and other field crops: Silage corn and Black-eyed beans are maturing well with the summer heat and water. Cotton is being irrigated and cultivated. Deciduous tree fruits, nuts, and grapes: The stone fruit season is continuing to step up, with summer officially starting last week. Hand thinning of late varieties is still being […]

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Obituary: Shorty Swopes

Shorty Swopes of Hereford, Texas passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019 in Hereford. He was 75 years old. A Memorial Mass was held at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church of Hereford. Arrangements and cremation services have been entrusted to Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home of Hereford. Rosary […]

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Bike thief treads on bike shops

Visalia Detective warns bike shops of man who has made off with over $150,000 in high-end mountain bikes since last fall By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Stolen bicycles don’t usually make the news, but when you are stealing $5,000 mountain bikes people tend to take notice. Marlon Markham has made a career of stealing high-dollar […]

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Students, parents, staff come together to make VUSD more inclusive for all

Inclusivity Task Force makes recommendations to prevent discrimination of students based on race, culture, sexual identity or freedom of expression By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Nearly two years ago, a student at Redwood High School wore a sweatshirt bearing the Confederate flag that reignited claims that racism and bigotry are embedded into the culture of […]

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Obituary: Darrell LeRoy Rich

Darrell LeRoy Rich of Three Rivers, Calif. passed away on June 19, 2019 in Exeter, Calif. He was 74 years old. Darrell was born in Glendale, Calif. on Jan. 19, 1945 to Vivienne Mountain Rich and Leon LeRoy Rich. He attended Glendale Union Academy (now Glendale Adventist Academy), completing grades 1-8. He graduated high school […]

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