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A Reporter in the San Joaquin Valley Finds Fertile Ground for Storytelling

August 27, 2014 | 12:00 pm

A Reporter in the San Joaquin Valley Finds Fertile Ground for Storytelling

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A glimpse of the complexity many miss as they hurry through the valley on their way somewhere else.

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Communal Project in Fresno Has Found a Different Way to Treat the Homeless [Video]

August 22, 2014 | 3:00 pm

Communal Project in Fresno Has Found a Different Way to Treat the Homeless [Video]

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Dakota EcoGarden was founded by a retired schoolteacher who used her savings to buy and refurbish a house.

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World’s Oldest Square Dance Caller Keeps Central Valley Dancing [Video]

August 22, 2014 | 8:00 am

World’s Oldest Square Dance Caller Keeps Central Valley Dancing [Video]

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Ernie Kinney, who is 89, has called square dances all over the world and in all 50 states.

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Drought Drives Drilling Frenzy for Groundwater in California

June 2, 2014 | 10:07 am

Drought Drives Drilling Frenzy for Groundwater in California

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The race to drill new wells could put California’s biggest water source–groundwater–in jeopardy. Read more …

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In Search for History, High-Speed Rail Breaks Ground in Fresno

October 25, 2013 | 3:41 pm

In Search for History, High-Speed Rail Breaks Ground in Fresno

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Archaeologists with the rail project hunt for artifacts that might be disturbed during construction.

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November 6, 2012 | 10:39 am

Mass Shooting Reported at Fresno Food Service Company

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A gunman opened fire Tuesday morning at a food service plant in Fresno. From the Fresno Bee: One person is dead and three are in critical condition, including the gunman, after a workplace shooting Tuesday morning in central Fresno. Gunfire broke out about 8:27 a.m. at Valley Protein, formerly known as Apple Valley Farms, a […]

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January 5, 2012 | 10:56 am

Video: Stolen Car Lands on Roof in Fresno

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Here’s some dialogue from an absurdist play I’m writing: Man: It’s a car on the roof. Woman: Go get somebody. The longer version can be found in this KFSN TV story: A family in Northwest Fresno was stunned Wednesday morning to find a car on the roof of their apartment. Police said a man who […]

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