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Fresno firefighters talks about Camp Fire recovery efforts - KFSN-TV
Fresno firefighters talks about Camp Fire recovery efforts  KFSN-TV

Regional Task Force 5 was deployed on Saturday to the Camp Fire to help with recovery efforts.


Posted on Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



How Fresno City Council Allocated $8.8 Million of Surplus Money - YourCentralValley.com
How Fresno City Council Allocated $8.8 Million of Surplus Money  YourCentralValley.com

The Fresno City Council divided up over $8 million dollars of extra money on Thursday, to help fund public safety and other projects in the city. The council ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Official: California must mull home ban in fire-prone areas - Fresno Bee
Official: California must mull home ban in fire-prone areas  Fresno Bee

California's increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:37:00 GMT



Surfer dies after being pulled from San Francisco beach - Fresno Bee
Surfer dies after being pulled from San Francisco beach  Fresno Bee

A surfer who was pulled from rough waves at San Francisco's Ocean Beach has died.


Posted on Sat, 08 Dec 2018 23:48:00 GMT



Gas blast blows out windows at NYC gym - The Fresno Bee
Gas blast blows out windows at NYC gym  The Fresno Bee

Fire department officials say a gas explosion blew out the first-floor windows of a health club in Manhattan.


Posted on Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



The Latest: Southern California fire toll at 713 buildings - Fresno Bee
The Latest: Southern California fire toll at 713 buildings  Fresno Bee

Authorities have increased the number of homes and other buildings burned by a massive Southern California wildfire.


Posted on Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Rapid City to consider writing off $1.7M ambulance bills - Fresno Bee
Rapid City to consider writing off $1.7M ambulance bills  Fresno Bee

Rapid City officials will consider writing off more than $1.7 million worth of unpaid ambulance bills accumulated over the past dozen years.


Posted on Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:35:00 GMT



Los Angeles-area development approved in fire-prone zone - Fresno Bee
Los Angeles-area development approved in fire-prone zone  Fresno Bee

Los Angeles County supervisors approved a massive housing project in fire-prone mountains as the state continues to recover from devastating wildfires.


Posted on Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:36:00 GMT



Are those smoke masks safe? Handouts end in Sacramento area as city and county argue - The Sacramento Bee
Are those smoke masks safe? Handouts end in Sacramento area as city and county argue  The Sacramento Bee

Fire stations are ending free distribution of N95 respirator masks in the Sacramento region after the county raised safety concerns, though smoke from the Camp ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fire officials: Arsonist tried to torch mayor's car - Fresno Bee
Fire officials: Arsonist tried to torch mayor's car  Fresno Bee

Police search for arsonist who tried to torch a Massachusetts mayor's city-owned SUV.


Posted on Thu, 06 Dec 2018 06:02:00 GMT



Fresno Fire Department hiring for first time in years - KFSN-TV
Fresno Fire Department hiring for first time in years  KFSN-TV

Interest is growing after Fresno Fire announced it is hiring for the first time in several years.


Posted on Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Wage hike for Fresno council makes sense, but members should vote for it in public - The Fresno Bee
Wage hike for Fresno council makes sense, but members should vote for it in public  The Fresno Bee

The Fresno City Council considers hiking salary for members. The Fresno Bee recommends they do that, but not tie it to what other public officials get paid.


Posted on Wed, 05 Dec 2018 18:29:00 GMT



Fresno firefighter claims harassment, was shown whistleblower 'murder' video, suit says - Fresno Bee
Fresno firefighter claims harassment, was shown whistleblower 'murder' video, suit says  Fresno Bee

A firefighter is suing the Fresno Fire Department and several top officials claiming discrimination, retaliation, harassment and more.


Posted on Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Helmet cam shows dramatic rescue in Fresno, ‘one of the busiest fire departments in the country’ - The Fresno Bee
Helmet cam shows dramatic rescue in Fresno, ‘one of the busiest fire departments in the country’  The Fresno Bee

A fire in a vacant home in Fresno, CA on Oct. 4, 2018 almost killed a homeless man, but firefighters arrived in time to cut a hole in the side of the building and pull ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno Fire releases helmet cam video of house fire rescue - KFSN-TV
Fresno Fire releases helmet cam video of house fire rescue  KFSN-TV

Fresno Fire Department shares helmet cam video of firefighters rescuing a man who was in a fully engulfed house, trapped under the floor in a crawl space.


Posted on Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



‘So proud to have called him ours.’ Fresno firefighter Mickey Kaitangian dies - The Fresno Bee
‘So proud to have called him ours.’ Fresno firefighter Mickey Kaitangian dies  The Fresno Bee

Retired Fresno firefighter and community volunteer Mickey Kaitangian died Aug. 28, 2018 at the age of 83. He was a beloved ambassador for the Fresno Fire ...


Posted on Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Flooding hits Northern California area scarred by wildfire - Fresno Bee
Flooding hits Northern California area scarred by wildfire  Fresno Bee

Flash flooding hit a wildfire-scarred area of Northern California on Thursday, forcing officials to deploy swift water rescue teams to save people stuck in vehicles ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



2 kids, 2 adults dead in arson fire at mansion - The Fresno Bee
2 kids, 2 adults dead in arson fire at mansion  The Fresno Bee

An official says two children and two adults are dead at a mansion owned by a tech company executive that was intentionally set ablaze near the New Jersey ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



The Latest: Utility files 2nd report on power line failure - The Fresno Bee
The Latest: Utility files 2nd report on power line failure  The Fresno Bee

Pacific Gas & Electric Company officials have filed a second report with California regulators about a power line failure near the start of a deadly wildfire the ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fresno CA Firefighters Helmet Cam House Fire Rescue Homeless Man - Firehouse.com
Fresno CA Firefighters Helmet Cam House Fire Rescue Homeless Man  Firehouse.com

Helmet cam footage shows Fresno firefighters cutting a hole in the side of a burning vacant home and rescuing a homeless man trapped inside.


Posted on Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno Fire Department sends more crews, resources to Southern California fires - YourCentralValley.com
Fresno Fire Department sends more crews, resources to Southern California fires  YourCentralValley.com

A total of 28 firefighters have now been sent to both Northern and Southern California. 10 firefighters deployed Sunday, along with two engines.


Posted on Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Wildfire smoke brings world's worst air quality to northern California - USA TODAY
Wildfire smoke brings world's worst air quality to northern California  USA TODAY

Noxious smoke from the blazes continues to choke the air for millions of people in both Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay area.


Posted on Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



The Latest: Firefighter on California blaze struck by car - The Fresno Bee
The Latest: Firefighter on California blaze struck by car  The Fresno Bee

The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):. 10:20 p.m.. An out-of-state firefighter battling a massive Southern California blaze has been struck by a truck ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Columbus Gas shuts off gas to about 2500 as precaution - Fresno Bee
Columbus Gas shuts off gas to about 2500 as precaution  Fresno Bee

Columbus Gas says it is shutting off the gas for about 2500 residents in Elyria due to a problem discovered during a routine maintenance check.


Posted on Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Rams honor firefighters, police for recent heroic actions - Fresno Bee
Rams honor firefighters, police for recent heroic actions  Fresno Bee

The Los Angeles Rams honored those impacted the past two weeks by the shooting at a Thousand Oaks bar and wildfires in Los Angeles and Ventura counties ...


Posted on Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Rail Fail? Richards Answers Patterson's HSR Questions - gvwire.com
Rail Fail? Richards Answers Patterson's HSR Questions  gvwire.com

Assemblyman Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) had his chance on Thursday (Nov. 29) to confront high-speed rail leadership over a state audit, which blames high costs ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



The Latest: California wildfire missing list rises to 870 - The Fresno Bee
The Latest: California wildfire missing list rises to 870  The Fresno Bee

A California sheriff says the list of names of those unaccounted for after a deadly wildfire has increased to 870.


Posted on Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Several fire departments cracking down on illegal fireworks this Fourth of July - KMPH Fox 26
Several fire departments cracking down on illegal fireworks this Fourth of July  KMPH Fox 26

Several fire agencies came together Monday to show the potential danger of Safe and Sane fireworks being used incorrectly near dry vegetation.


Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



FBI agent shot in shoulder in New York City neighborhood - The Fresno Bee
FBI agent shot in shoulder in New York City neighborhood  The Fresno Bee

Police say an FBI agent has been shot in the shoulder during a street gunfight in a New York City neighborhood.


Posted on Sun, 09 Dec 2018 03:02:00 GMT



Will Assemblyman Patterson Jump into Supervisor Race? - gvwire.com
Will Assemblyman Patterson Jump into Supervisor Race?  gvwire.com

Update: Tuesday, Nov. 27, 10:30 a.m.. Jim Patterson says he is staying put at the state Capitol. On Monday (Nov. 26), GV Wire wrote about the possibility of ...


Posted on Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Woolsey Fire containment increases to 62 percent as repopulation efforts continue - KFSN-TV
Woolsey Fire containment increases to 62 percent as repopulation efforts continue  KFSN-TV

Containment of the Woolsey Fire rose Thursday as firefighters continued to make progress against the massive blaze.


Posted on Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



'Grateful for what we have:' Some Camp Fire evacuees return home - KCRA Sacramento
'Grateful for what we have:' Some Camp Fire evacuees return home  KCRA Sacramento

Evacuees from the Camp Fire are slowly being allowed back into communities such as Magalia, where dozens of homes were destroyed while others are still ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



The Latest: Police ID victim in fiery Brooklyn Bridge crash - The Fresno Bee
The Latest: Police ID victim in fiery Brooklyn Bridge crash  The Fresno Bee

A fiery chain reaction pile-up on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City killed one person and injured several others.


Posted on Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Hundreds remember a firefighter who lost her battle to cancer - YourCentralValley.com
Hundreds remember a firefighter who lost her battle to cancer  YourCentralValley.com

Hundreds turned out to celebrate the life of one of Fresno's finest.


Posted on Sun, 26 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Retired Fresno Fire Captain Oney Durney dies - KFSN-TV
Retired Fresno Fire Captain Oney Durney dies  KFSN-TV

The Fresno Fire Department is mourning the loss of Retired Fire Captain Oney Durney.


Posted on Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Emergency management chief to stay until successor is found - Fresno Bee
Emergency management chief to stay until successor is found  Fresno Bee

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city's emergency management chief will stay on the job until they find his replacement.


Posted on Tue, 04 Dec 2018 04:49:00 GMT



AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST - The Fresno Bee
AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST  The Fresno Bee

Government climate report warns of worsening US disasters. WASHINGTON (AP) — As California's catastrophic wildfires recede and people rebuild after two ...


Posted on Sat, 24 Nov 2018 04:04:00 GMT



Smoke-Filled Snapshot: California Wildfire Generates Dangerous Air Quality For Millions - Kaiser Health News
Smoke-Filled Snapshot: California Wildfire Generates Dangerous Air Quality For Millions  Kaiser Health News

Smoke from the deadly and destructive Camp Fire has caused air quality readings to spike into “hazardous” and “unhealthy” levels for millions of people far ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



NYPD officer faces May trial in Eric Garner chokehold death - Fresno Bee
NYPD officer faces May trial in Eric Garner chokehold death  Fresno Bee

A New York City police officer accused in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man will face an NYPD disciplinary trial next May - nearly five years after the ...


Posted on Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:04:00 GMT



Spokane tests out electric scooters - Fresno Bee
Spokane tests out electric scooters  Fresno Bee

When Lime came to town two months ago, the squeeze was on. Would anyone ride the smartphone-activated electric scooters? Would they be a scourge on the ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Alaska editorials - Fresno Bee
Alaska editorials  Fresno Bee

Here is a sampling of Alaska editorials: Dec. 10, 2018. Ketchikan Daily News: Budget efficiency. Finances are front and center of Alaskans' concern for the state.


Posted on Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:28:26 GMT



Which city of Fresno employees were paid the most in 2017? - The Fresno Bee
Which city of Fresno employees were paid the most in 2017?  The Fresno Bee

If you think Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer or Mayor Lee Brand made the most money in 2017 of all city employees, those are good guesses. But they're wrong.


Posted on Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire burns over 100 acres between Kerman and Mendota - KFSN-TV
Fire burns over 100 acres between Kerman and Mendota  KFSN-TV

The Fresno Fire Department said a large grass fire burning in western Fresno County is now under control.


Posted on Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



They’re going to Disneyland: Park gives free tickets to firefighters for 2017 efforts - Fresno Bee
They’re going to Disneyland: Park gives free tickets to firefighters for 2017 efforts  Fresno Bee

House of Mickey Mouse expresses thanks to firefighters in Fresno and other California departments with free tickets to Disneyland and California Adventure.


Posted on Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



The Latest: France: 135 hurt in protests; 1,000 detained - The Fresno Bee
The Latest: France: 135 hurt in protests; 1,000 detained  The Fresno Bee

The Latest on anti-government protests in France and neighboring countries (all times local):. 7:45 p.m.. France's interior minister says the protest violence in ...


Posted on Sun, 09 Dec 2018 02:58:00 GMT



New deal with city provides fire protection to Fresno County - KFSN-TV
New deal with city provides fire protection to Fresno County  KFSN-TV

Fresno County residents from Fig Garden to Kerman will continue to receive fire protection from the City of Fresno.


Posted on Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT



Major East Coast bridge closed by chemical leak has reopened - The Fresno Bee
Major East Coast bridge closed by chemical leak has reopened  The Fresno Bee

A Delaware bridge shut down in both directions by a gas leak Sunday evening, bringing traffic on a major East Coast artery to a standstill on one of the busiest ...


Posted on Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Camp Fire | Sacramento coroner handling all bodies recovered - The Sacramento Bee
Camp Fire | Sacramento coroner handling all bodies recovered  The Sacramento Bee

As victims from the devastating Camp Fire in Butte County are recovered by search teams, the remains are loaded into body bags, then taken by hearse to ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fresno fire fighters face back-to-back structure fires - YourCentralValley.com
Fresno fire fighters face back-to-back structure fires  YourCentralValley.com

A historic home went up in smoke early Wednesday morning, kicking off a busy day for the Fresno Fire Department.


Posted on Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



From bucket brigades to high-tech engines, Fresno’s firefighters span 140 years - Fresno Bee
From bucket brigades to high-tech engines, Fresno’s firefighters span 140 years  Fresno Bee

From bucket brigades to horse-drawn pumpers to modern engines and ladder trucks, much has changed since the Fresno Fire Department's rustic, all-volunteer ...


Posted on Sat, 06 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Overtime adds up big for some Fresno city employees, but there are reasons for it - Fresno Bee
Overtime adds up big for some Fresno city employees, but there are reasons for it  Fresno Bee

Overtime pay is nice when it shows up on the paycheck, and for Fresno city employees, overtime added up to nearly $20 million in 2016. To most folks, the $19.5 ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT



Fire near Kettleman City burns 3000 acres, Highway 41 open - The Tribune
Fire near Kettleman City burns 3000 acres, Highway 41 open  The Tribune

A large vegetation fire near Kettleman City, CA, on Monday night, Aug. 6, 2018, briefly forced the closure of Highway 41 (the route between the San Joaquin ...


Posted on Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Bay Area Locations Handing Out Free N95 Masks - CBS San Francisco
Bay Area Locations Handing Out Free N95 Masks  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Several Bay Area government agencies are handing out free N95 masks to local residents to help with the still dismal air quality ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Local fire crews help out at Northern California wildfire while smoke impacts Central Valley - KFSN-TV
Local fire crews help out at Northern California wildfire while smoke impacts Central Valley  KFSN-TV

Fire departments from Visalia, Hanford, Selma, and Madera County also answered the call for mutual aid on Wednesday.


Posted on Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fresno CA Mayor Abandons Tax Plan Police Firefighters Parks - Firehouse.com
Fresno CA Mayor Abandons Tax Plan Police Firefighters Parks  Firehouse.com

Fresno's mayor has abandoned his plans on a tax measure that would fund more firefighters and police after getting resistance from city council.


Posted on Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Well Known Fire Captain Loses Battle to Cancer - YourCentralValley.com
Well Known Fire Captain Loses Battle to Cancer  YourCentralValley.com

FRESNO, Ca - By Alexan Balekian. Fresno, CA - Firefighters from around the Valley are mourning the loss of fire captain Oney Durney. Durney lost his battle to ...


Posted on Sun, 22 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



The Latest: Thousands without power after major Alaska quake - The Fresno Bee
The Latest: Thousands without power after major Alaska quake  The Fresno Bee

The Latest on the earthquake in Alaska (all times local):. 5:25 p.m.. A city official says thousands of residents remain without electricity after a powerful ...


Posted on Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Back-to-back crises boost California sheriff’s profile - Fresno Bee
Back-to-back crises boost California sheriff’s profile  Fresno Bee

A Northern California sheriff's popularity is growing after playing a central role in two major crises.


Posted on Wed, 28 Nov 2018 18:14:00 GMT



California braces for heavy rain in wildfire-burned areas - Fresno Bee
California braces for heavy rain in wildfire-burned areas  Fresno Bee

Crews in Northern California are clearing drainage ways and removing ash and sediment from creeks and streams in wildfire-burned areas ahead of heavy rain ...


Posted on Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fresno City Council passes budget after clashes on public safety, senior center funds - The Fresno Bee
Fresno City Council passes budget after clashes on public safety, senior center funds  The Fresno Bee

After a bitter fight about how to fund additional police and fire staffing as well as a senior activity center, the Fresno (CA) City Council on Thursday, June 28, 2018 ...


Posted on Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago hospital shooting claims 3 lives; gunman also dead - The Fresno Bee
Chicago hospital shooting claims 3 lives; gunman also dead  The Fresno Bee

Gunman opens fire at Chicago hospital, killing 3 people; suspect is also dead.


Posted on Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Is Janz In or Out of Fresno County Supervisor Race? - gvwire.com
Is Janz In or Out of Fresno County Supervisor Race?  gvwire.com

Politics 101: will former congressional candidate Andrew Janz jump into the supervisor race? Does Fresno County like taxes?


Posted on Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Abandoned structural fires on the rise in Fresno - KFSN-TV
Abandoned structural fires on the rise in Fresno  KFSN-TV

From the outside, 650 West Jensen Avenue is but an ugly shell. Even before burning to the ground Tuesday, it looked abandoned and uninhabitable. In the city ...


Posted on Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



North Central Fire Protection District and city of Fresno reach new contract - yourcentralvalley.com
North Central Fire Protection District and city of Fresno reach new contract  yourcentralvalley.com

Part of Fresno County will keep its fire protection - at least for now. On Monday the Fresno City Council unanimously voted in favor of a new short-term contract ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT



Man sets Northeast Fresno home on fire after using blowtorch to kill spiders - KFSN-TV
Man sets Northeast Fresno home on fire after using blowtorch to kill spiders  KFSN-TV

Fresno Fire says a man who was house-sitting for his parents set the home on fire after he used a blowtorch to kill black widows.


Posted on Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Ambulance station has pulse in Woodlake - Foothills Sun Gazette
Ambulance station has pulse in Woodlake  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. EXETER – Woodlake is another step closer to having an ambulance stationed in town. It was really two half steps. On Nov.


Posted on Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fire Chief seeks new hires as calls spike - KFSN-TV
Fire Chief seeks new hires as calls spike  KFSN-TV

A new Fresno Fire Department report showed crews arrived at structure fires within four minutes 71% of the time last year. But Fire Chief Kerri Donis believed an ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



How much is Valley police, fire overtime costing California? - Fresno Bee
How much is Valley police, fire overtime costing California?  Fresno Bee

California cities and counties have too few cops and too many wildfires to get a handle on their soaring overtime budgets. That's how they explain the $3.7 billion ...


Posted on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire shuts down popular Five Restaurant in northeast Fresno - The Fresno Bee
Fire shuts down popular Five Restaurant in northeast Fresno  The Fresno Bee

A fire closed down the popular Five Restaurant in northeast Fresno, CA, Sept 16, 2018. Two people examined for smoke inhalation.


Posted on Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Illegal fireworks calls down from last year, Fresno fire officials say - The Fresno Bee
Illegal fireworks calls down from last year, Fresno fire officials say  The Fresno Bee

Fresno Fire Department officials have estimated that there were between 20 and 25 percent fewer calls for *service* related to the use of illegal fireworks ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Condo fire leaves 16 people without a home in southeast Fresno - The Fresno Bee
Condo fire leaves 16 people without a home in southeast Fresno  The Fresno Bee

12 children and 4 adults are without a home after a grass fire spread to their condo structure and set it ablaze around 2:20 a.m. on July 1, 2018 in Fresno, ...


Posted on Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Lemoore volunteer firefighters not paid in months - KFSN-TV
Lemoore volunteer firefighters not paid in months  KFSN-TV

The city blames a change in the non-profit status of the fire department.


Posted on Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Agreement reached to provide fire protection to residents normally outside service area - YourCentralValley.com
Agreement reached to provide fire protection to residents normally outside service area  YourCentralValley.com

The mountain communities of eastern Fresno County will now have additional fire department staffing.


Posted on Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



California Editorial Rdp - Fresno Bee
California Editorial Rdp  Fresno Bee

Dec. 5. Los Angeles Times on considering a tax on California gun sales: The social costs of gun ownership in the U.S. have reached staggering levels, though ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Dec 2018 17:18:00 GMT



Fresno fire department and police inundated with emergency calls this July 4th - KFSN-TV
Fresno fire department and police inundated with emergency calls this July 4th  KFSN-TV

Sounds of sirens were common to hear this July 4th.


Posted on Wed, 05 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Law enforcement to crackdown on illegal fireworks - KFSN-TV
Law enforcement to crackdown on illegal fireworks  KFSN-TV

Illegal fireworks could be very expensive for people who get caught firing them off this holiday season.


Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Vacant fires a troubling trend in Fresno - KFSN-TV
Vacant fires a troubling trend in Fresno  KFSN-TV

Fresno firefighters stopped a fire at a vacant home from spreading to neighboring homes in central Fresno Tuesday. Precisely what happened is under ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



'He was a true servant," Hundreds celebrate the life of Fresno Fire Captain Oney Durney - YourCentralValley.com
'He was a true servant," Hundreds celebrate the life of Fresno Fire Captain Oney Durney  YourCentralValley.com

Hundreds of firefighters gathered to celebrate the life of long-time Fresno Fire Captain Oney Durney. He passed away in July from cancer after serving for 41 ...


Posted on Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Woman arrested, charged for arson after setting homeless couple's tent on fire while sleeping - KFSN-TV
Woman arrested, charged for arson after setting homeless couple's tent on fire while sleeping  KFSN-TV

The couple suffered burns and were rushed to Community Regional Medical Center.


Posted on Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Report Illegal Fireworks Using FresGO App - YourCentralValley.com
Report Illegal Fireworks Using FresGO App  YourCentralValley.com

Just days away from July 4th, the FresGO mobile app for the City of Fresno will now allow you to report illegal fireworks anonymously.


Posted on Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Special Report: Fresno Fire adds new health program to combat cancer rates - yourcentralvalley.com
Special Report: Fresno Fire adds new health program to combat cancer rates  yourcentralvalley.com

FRESNO, Calif. - They have a job like no other in the world. Firefighters put their lives on the line each day. They are also exposed to smoke and the toxins in ...


Posted on Thu, 11 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT



As wildfires drive insurance premiums up, will homeowners be able to keep up? - The Sacramento Bee
As wildfires drive insurance premiums up, will homeowners be able to keep up?  The Sacramento Bee

Wildfires are reshaping California's insurance market.


Posted on Thu, 06 Dec 2018 11:00:00 GMT



Merced working to open a new fire station, amid long response times - KFSN-TV
Merced working to open a new fire station, amid long response times  KFSN-TV

Merced Fire is working on opening a new fire station in hopes of decreasing response times and freeing up resources.


Posted on Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Washington governor praises soldier killed in Afghanistan - Fresno Bee
Washington governor praises soldier killed in Afghanistan  Fresno Bee

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says the soldier who was killed in Afghanistan over the weekend gave his life in *service* of the U.S..


Posted on Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Dems' 'Tuesday Morning Massacre' -- ARAMBULA arrested for child abuse -- KAMALA stays on Judiciary -- PELOSI on TRUMP's 'manhood' -- JERRY's advice to GAVIN - Politico
Dems' 'Tuesday Morning Massacre' -- ARAMBULA arrested for child abuse -- KAMALA stays on Judiciary -- PELOSI on TRUMP's 'manhood' -- JERRY's advice to GAVIN  Politico

THE BUZZ: Less than a month after its chairman resigned in the wake of sexual harassment allegations, the California Democratic Party has again been roiled ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:15:00 GMT



They work overtime answering Fresno’s 911 calls. How could they answer calls faster? - The Fresno Bee
They work overtime answering Fresno’s 911 calls. How could they answer calls faster?  The Fresno Bee

The Fresno Police Department is not meeting a state requirement on 911 wait times because of low staffing of dispatchers. There may be a solution if the mayor ...


Posted on Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno pulls the plug on North Central rural firefighting agreement - Fresno Bee
Fresno pulls the plug on North Central rural firefighting agreement  Fresno Bee

The Fresno City Council voted Thursday to cancel a firefighting agreement between the city and the North Central Fire Protection District. The deal has been in ...


Posted on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Remember when? Burger Chef fed Fresno fans for 10 years | Fig Garden fire district - The Fresno Bee
Remember when? Burger Chef fed Fresno fans for 10 years | Fig Garden fire district  The Fresno Bee

Paula Lloyd's Ask Me column answers reader questions twice a month. In the Aug. 26, 2018 Fresno Bee print edition: Burger Chef restaurant; who organized the ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Here's what the Fresno City Council wants to add in next year's budget - Fresno Bee
Here's what the Fresno City Council wants to add in next year's budget  Fresno Bee

Fresno (CA) City Council members over a series of budget hearings during June 2018 have proposed millions of dollars in changes to the city's 2019 budget.


Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Mayor Brand calls $1.1b budget 'roadmap to a better Fresno' - KFSN-TV
Mayor Brand calls $1.1b budget 'roadmap to a better Fresno'  KFSN-TV

Among the highlights in the mayor's $1.1 billion 2019 budget for Fresno are more than 100 new police cars, road improvements, and litter clean-up crews.


Posted on Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Tulare council names new mayor after Facebook snark of city's sacred cow - Fresno Bee
Tulare council names new mayor after Facebook snark of city's sacred cow  Fresno Bee

Carlton Jones is out as mayor of Tulare, California, in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley, after remarks critical of agriculture he posted on Facebook caused a ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire investigators seeing arson and homeless involved fires on the rise - YourCentralValley.com
Fire investigators seeing arson and homeless involved fires on the rise  YourCentralValley.com

Fresno Fire Department Investigators are concerned about the number of arson fires that are tied to a growing homeless population. Arson fires not only pose ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno sued over decision to end North Central Fire contract - Fresno Bee
Fresno sued over decision to end North Central Fire contract  Fresno Bee

North Central Fire Protection District sued the Fresno City Fire Department for terminating its contract, which has been in place for 10 years. City officials say they ...


Posted on Sun, 07 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Hispanic Heritage Month - KFSN-TV
Hispanic Heritage Month  KFSN-TV

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to recognize the contributions made by Hispanic and Latino Americans. It's a time to celebrate their heritage and ...


Posted on Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters address Hanford City Council at meeting - Hanford Sentinel
Firefighters address Hanford City Council at meeting  Hanford Sentinel

HANFORD — Around 20 Hanford Fire Department firefighters lined the walls of the Hanford City Council Chambers on Tuesday night, and when it was time for ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Large warehouse fire engulfs buildings in Seattle - Fresno Bee
Large warehouse fire engulfs buildings in Seattle  Fresno Bee

A large fire that began in a lumberyard warehouse in Seattle engulfed several buildings near the city's ship canal and caused some power outages.


Posted on Sun, 11 Nov 2018 07:43:00 GMT



Fresno Fire Department calling for trainees - ABC30.com
Fresno Fire Department calling for trainees  ABC30.com

The Fresno City Fire Chief hopes a recent hiring trend can continue into next year.


Posted on Fri, 23 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT



Water gushes from broken main near Chukchansi Park; Grizzlies game canceled - The Fresno Bee
Water gushes from broken main near Chukchansi Park; Grizzlies game canceled  The Fresno Bee

A water main broke in downtown Fresno on Monday, creating a sinkhole and flooding the area of Inyo Avenue and H Street near Chukchansi Park — and the ...


Posted on Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno Fire Department honors rescuers at fall ceremony - Fresno Bee
Fresno Fire Department honors rescuers at fall ceremony  Fresno Bee

Twelve awards were given and 16 promotions/new hires recognized during the Fresno Fire Department fall ceremony Tuesday at City Hall.


Posted on Tue, 03 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT



Fresno Chamber to mayor, parks initiative: ‘It’s time to work together’ - The Fresno Bee
Fresno Chamber to mayor, parks initiative: ‘It’s time to work together’  The Fresno Bee

After hearing presentations from Mayor Lee Brand on his public safety and parks tax initiative proposal and the Fresno for Parks folks, the Fresno Chamber of ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



 

 



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