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 2021-10-08 05:00 

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[ Fresno ]

You don't have to be as afraid of your visits at the dentist's office anymore. Here's why....

Right now, there are tens of millions of Americans suffering from gum disease. During the pandemic, as people skipped their regular visits, the number of people with gum problems has skyrocketed. But if you live in the Central Valley, you don't have t...

 2021-10-08 03:27 

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[ Fresno ]

Man shoots homeless person, later turns himself in, police say...

The Fresno Police Department arrested a man Thursday after they say he shot a homeless man earlier this week in Fresno. [RELATED] - Argument via social media leads to gunfire, police say. Booking photo of Terrance Maxwell (Photo: Fresno Police Department)...

 2021-10-08 03:00 

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[ Fresno ]

Crime Stoppers Daily Most Wanted: Surjit Singh...

Our Valley Crime Stoppers Daily Most Wanted is Surjit Singh. Surjit Singh is wanted on a Felony Warrant of Assault with Deadly Weapon. (Photo: Valley Crime Stoppers) Surjit Singh is wanted on a Felony Warrant of Assault with Deadly Weapon. 46-year-old Sin...

 2021-10-08 01:55 

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[ Fresno ]

Argument via social media leads to gunfire, police say...

An argument between two teenagers led to gunfire near Olive and Sylmar Avenues in Fresno. [RELATED] - 17-year-old arrested for shooting man several times in Fresno, police say. According to police, the two had been arguing via social media and the suspect...

 2021-10-08 00:39 

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[ Fresno ]

17-year-old arrested for shooting man several times in Fresno, police say...

A 17-year-old was arrested Wednesday after police say he shot a man several times at an apartment complex near Sierra and Blackstone on Oct. 1. [RELATED] - Over $1 million worth of illegal marijuana recovered from structure in Turlock. According to Fresno...

 2021-10-08 00:10 

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[ Fresno ]

Group claims to have identified Zodiac Killer; law enforcement says otherwise...

A group calling itself the Case Breakers claims to have figured out who the Zodiac Killer is. One of the group's members is a retired homicide detective from Fresno. But now that the Case Breakers have made their findings public, law enforcement agenc...

 2021-10-08 00:01 

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[ Fresno ]

Over $1 million worth of illegal marijuana recovered from structure in Turlock...

Over 1,900 illegal marijuana plants said to be worth over $1 million were recovered Wednesday in the 2800 block of Lassiter Lane in Turlock. [RELATED] - It's not a plane crash, it's just fire fighting training at the airport in Fresno. Investigato...

 2021-10-07 23:15 

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[ Fresno ]

REPORT: Medical incident at KNP Complex Fire...

FOX26 News heard a report of a medical incident coming from the KNP Complex Fire burning in Tulare County. [RELATED] - Flying drones over wildfires is illegal, says the National Park Service. We reached out to the public information officer who said: We a...

 2021-10-07 22:16 

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[ Fresno ]

It's not a plane crash, it's just fire fighting training at the airport in Fresno...

The Fresno Fire Department's Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting specialty team is performing live-fire training Thursday and Friday at Fresno Yosemite International Airport. Fresno Fire is coordinating with the Air National Guard Crash Fire Rescue. Capt...

 2021-10-07 21:29 

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[ Fresno ]

Technical Difficulties: FOX26 is off the air...

The KMPH transmitter went off the air starting at about noon on Thursday. Engineering says the tower is in the KNP Complex fire zone. The tower has had fire around the transmitter building, but we cannot confirm that is what took it down. Our main UHF fre...

 2021-10-07 20:06 

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[ Fresno ]

Visalia mother sentenced for child's death in hot car, DA does not agree with sentencing...

29-year-old Eustajia Dominguez Mojica was sentenced for the heat exposure death of her 3-year-old daughter. The Tulare District County Attorney's Office filed charges against Mojica who left the child in a car in triple-digital heat while she was tend...

 2021-10-07 19:00 

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[ Fresno ]

$50K reward for information on Merced cold case...

There is now a $50,000 reward for any information that leads to an arrest and conviction regarding a Merced cold case. [RELATED] - Strathmore family pleads for help in mother's murder case gone cold. On October 7 2008 Merced police responded to the 11...

 2021-10-07 17:32 

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[ Fresno ]

Woman sexually battered, husband detained for hunting down suspect in Oildale...

A suspect is still missing after he sexually battered a woman in her Oildale business and her husband was detained for trying to track him down. On October 6 at 3:44 in the afternoon. , the Kern County Sheriff's Office received a 9-1-1 call reporting ...

 2021-10-07 16:53 

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[ Fresno ]

Large police presence on Ventura Ave. near Cedar in Fresno...

There is a large police presence on Ventura Ave. between Cedar and Orange Avenues in Fresno Thursday morning. We do know they have made an arrest but we don't know what the suspects were arrested for at this time. Caption: Large police presence on Ven...

 2021-10-07 16:40 

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[ Fresno ]

CHP says woman dies after trying to exit her moving SUV...

A woman is dead after CHP says she tried to get out of her moving SUV while it drifted towards a tree. On October 7 around 6:30 a. m. Fresno CHP received a call of a crash near Elm Avenue north of Manning Avenue in rural Fresno County. [RELATED] - Car sma...

 2021-10-07 05:58 

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[ Fresno ]

Selma Unified planning on consolidating two schools into one...

Washington Elementary is one of the oldest schools in Selma. Soon, it may cease to exist. The Selma Unified School District says it's planning to consolidate two schools in its district, sending Washington Elementary's students about a mile away t...

 2021-10-07 04:35 

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[ Fresno ]

Anthrax rocked the Paul Paul Theater Wednesday night at the Big Fresno Fair...

Heavy metal band Anthrax rocked the Paul Paul Theater Wednesday night at the Big Fresno Fair. FOX26 photojournalist John Dwelle was at the show capturing video and says they opened with awesome tunes like Among the Living and Caught in A Mosh. [RELATED] -...

 2021-10-07 03:59 

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[ Fresno ]

Store clerk shot, killed following gas station robbery in Goshen...

The community of Goshen says they want justice for a gas station employee who was murdered on Sept. 19. [RELATED] - Roughly 4,000 fentanyl pills recovered during traffic stop in Coalinga. According to the Tulare County Sheriff's Office, Richard Harris...

 2021-10-07 03:00 

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[ Fresno ]

Crime Stoppers Daily Most Wanted: Larry Donell Norman...

Our Valley Crime Stoppers Daily Most Wanted is Larry Donell Norman. Larry Norman is wanted on a Felony, No-bail Warrant of Second Degree Burglary. (Photo: Valley Crime Stoppers) Larry Norman is wanted on a Felony, No-bail Warrant of Second Degree Burglary...

 2021-10-07 02:02 

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[ Fresno ]

Man convicted of attempted murder for nearly killing teenager in 2018...

A Porterville man now faces a hefty prison sentence for shooting and nearly killing a teenager in 2018. [RELATED] - Roughly 4,000 fentanyl pills recovered during traffic stop in Coalinga. The Tulare County District Attorney's Office says 41-year-old C...

 2021-10-07 01:06 

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[ Fresno ]

Roughly 4,000 fentanyl pills recovered during traffic stop in Coalinga...

A 25-year-old man is behind bars after deputies say they found roughly 4,000 counterfeit fentanyl pills in his car Tuesday afternoon. Booking photo of Victor Corella (Photo: Fresno County Sheriff's Office) [RELATED] - Man arrested in connection to wom...

 2021-10-07 00:28 

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[ Fresno ]

NFL quarterback showcases new Firebaugh Eagles throwback sweater...

A limited-edition sweater featuring the Firebaugh Eagles is at the time of this writing nearly sold out after going on sale today. [RELATED] - One lucky person could win millions after buying a scratcher in Raisin City. The sweater was endorsed by former ...

 2021-10-06 23:48 

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[ Fresno ]

One lucky person could win millions after buying a scratcher in Raisin City...

One very lucky person could be a millionaire after buying a $20 scratcher from Bee's Market in Raisin City. If California Lottery Officials confirm the validity of the ticket, that person could be $5 million richer. [RELATED] - Powerball jackpot reach...

 2021-10-06 23:33 

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[ Fresno ]

3 Sierra passes to close Thursday ahead of winter storm...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — California highway officials say they will close three mountain passes near the Nevada line between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park on Thursday as a precaution ahead of an early winter storm that's expected to bring rain ...

 2021-10-06 22:06 

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[ Fresno ]

High-speed chase leads to standoff with SWAT in Kettleman City...

A man was booked into the Kings County Jail Monday after a four-hour stand-off with deputies in Kettleman City. [RELATED] - Man arrested in connection to woman's death at Fresno motel. The Kings County Sheriff's Office says Jeramie Marino refused ...

 2021-10-06 21:17 

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[ Fresno ]

74 Giant Sequoia trees destroyed so far in Windy Fire...

The Windy Fire has cooked more than 70 Giant Sequoia trees so far in the Sequoia National Forest. Fox 26 News spoke with a park biologist who has been working with firefighters to save the majestic trees. "We're trying to get in there and see what...

 2021-10-06 21:00 

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[ Fresno ]

Man arrested in connection to woman's death at Fresno motel...

A man was arrested on Tuesday in connection to a murder that happened on Monday in Fresno. 36-year-oldLeland Guy Eagle Jr. was arrested athis paroled address in Fresno for the murder of36-year-old Crystal Nelson of Fresno. Crystal Nelson (Photo: Courtesy:...

 2021-10-06 19:35 

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[ Fresno ]

Halloween Paint Fest at Color Me Mine in Fresno...

Color Me Mine is getting into the holiday spirit by celebrating with a Halloween Paint Fest. On Saturday, October 9 from 11 a. m. to 9 p. m. come and choose from pumpkins, sugar skulls, sugar mugs and plates, and more. [RELATED] - Get into the Fall spirit...

 2021-10-06 18:09 

KMPH

[ Fresno ]

Back to School: Online Tutoring...

Schools have been back in session for some time now, and students are getting back into the routine. But still, it's not the same and more is needed. More help to get students to meet their grade assessments. More help teaching and tutoring those stud...

 2021-10-06 18:08 

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[ Fresno ]

Los Angeles OKs one of strictest US vaccination mandates...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles leaders on Wednesday approved one of the nation's strictest vaccine mandates — a sweeping measure that would require the shots for everyone entering bars, restaurants, nail salons, gyms or even a Lakers game....

 2021-10-06 18:07 

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[ Fresno ]

Root and Central Valley Fuego FC collaborate to benefit Camp Sunshine Dreams...

The Central Valley Fuego Futbol Club and Root General are proud to announce their collaboration to raise awareness and support for Camp Sunshine Dreams. Camp Sunshine Dreams is designed to offer kids a fun camp experience while going through cancer treatm...

 2021-10-06 17:24 

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[ Fresno ]

Governor Newsom to sign college affordability & accessibility legislation...

Governor Newsom will be in Los Angeles County to sign legislation to help make college more affordable and accessible for Californians. He will also highlight the California Comeback Plan's $47. 1 billion higher education package. The California Comeb...

 2021-10-06 16:17 

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[ Fresno ]

Fresno Fair going on now through October 17...

The Big Fresno Fair kicks off Wednesday, Oct. 6, and runs through Sunday, Oct. 17. Musical guests include Anthrax, Young the Giant, Bel Biv Devoe with Jon B and Mya, Chris Perez and Los Kumbia Kings, Ramon Ayala y Sus Bravos Del Norte, Queen Nation, Chris...

 2021-10-06 16:09 

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[ Fresno ]

Six Flags Magic Mountain to require proof of vaccination or negative test...

Six Flags Magic Mountain announced effective October 7, guests 12 and older will be required to show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to visiting the park on select days. Face coverings will also be requiredat al...

 2021-10-06 15:49 

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[ Fresno ]

Domestic violence suspect dead after overnight officer involved shooting...

On October 6, 2021, at 12:06 a. m. , Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies located a parked vehicle in the 1200 block of Texas Street occupied by a domestic violence suspect armed with a firearm. When deputies arrived, the suspect exited his vehicle a...

 2021-10-06 05:52 

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[ Fresno ]

Man shot after refusing to give up bike in Merced...

A 57-year-old man was shot Tuesday after police say he refused to give up his bike in Merced. An image of the gun recovered from Bear Creek in Merced (Photo: Merced Police Department) According to Merced Police, the man was shot by a Hispanic man believed...

 2021-10-06 05:09 

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[ Fresno ]

Permanently disabled, epileptic man reported missing in Fresno...

A Fresno family is turning to the community for help after they say an at-risk family member recently went missing. [RELATED] - Some families continue homeschooling after schools reopen. A Fresno family is turning to the community for help after they say ...

 2021-10-06 03:00 

KMPH

[ Fresno ]

Crime Stoppers Daily Most Wanted: Eloy Ramirez Cortez...

Our Valley Crime Stoppers Daily Most Wanted is Eloy Ramirez Cortez. Eloy Cortez is wanted on a felony, no-bail, warrant of Assault. (Photo: Valley Crime Stoppers) Eloy Cortez is wanted on a felony, no-bail, warrant of Assault. 27-year-old Cortez is 6'...

 2021-10-06 02:22 

KMPH

[ Fresno ]

One arrested, another on the loose following catalytic converter theft in Parlier...

One person is behind bars while another remains on the loose after police say they stole several catalytic converters in Parlier. [RELATED] - Catalytic converter thief on the loose in Coalinga, police say. According to Parlier Police, officers responded t...

 2021-10-06 02:02 

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[ Fresno ]

Mom upset that her second grade son left Clovis Unified school and no one knew...

The mother of a second grader is angry that her son left school Tuesday morning, walked home and no one saw him leave. Meghan Claiborne is demanding answers from Clovis Unified and Oraze elementary school. Meghan Claiborne was shocked to see her son walk ...

 2021-10-06 00:47 

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[ Fresno ]

Fresno native breaks world records in powerlifting, bringing home gold from Sweden...

A Fresno native is returning home with two world records and gold after recently defeating his powerlifting competition in Halmstad, Sweden. [RELATED] - Giants beat Padres, win NL West title on season's final day. Johnathan Cayco, a Central High Schoo...

 2021-10-05 23:28 

KMPH

[ Fresno ]

Over 2,000 employees take unpaid leave over COVID vaccination, says Kaiser Permanente...

Although the majority of those employed with Kaiser Permanente have been vaccinated against COVID-19, the hospital says roughly 2,200 are not. [RELATED] - Selma woman arrested, accused of embezzling $620,000 from a local farmer. According to Kaiser Perman...

 2021-10-05 22:43 

KMPH

[ Fresno ]

Man arrested in connection to hit-and-run death of Good Samaritan...

An anonymous tip through Valley Crime Stoppers has led to an arrest in connection to a deadly hit-and-run on Hwy. 99. 27-year-old Juliana Ramos of Reedley was driving on Hwy. 99 near Manning Ave. on Feb. 10 when she approached a crash involving a Hyundai ...

 2021-10-05 22:42 

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[ Fresno ]

Man found dead in Merced, case now treated as homicide...

A 36-year-old man was found dead Monday in the 400 block of Mission Avenue in Merced. Deputies say they found the victim, identified as Toontep Champa, around 8:30 a. m. and are now considering his death a homicide. [RELATED] - Man convicted of first-degr...

 2021-10-05 20:15 

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[ Fresno ]

U.S. Navy Super Hornet crashes in Death Valley National Park...

A F/A-18F Super Hornet crashed in Death Valley National Park at approximately 3:00 p. m. on Monday, according to the U. S. Navy. They say the pilot was treated for minor injuries at a hospital in Las Vegas and released that night. [RELATED]Pilot missing a...

 2021-10-05 20:01 

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[ Fresno ]

Prosecutors secure first-degree murder conviction in 1994 shooting...

A Tulare County jury returned a guilty verdict for 47-year-old Marlon Darnell Edwards for a shooting that happened in 1994. According to reports, Mario Castaneda went to Edwards with a group of friends to buy drugs when Edwards began to argue about his pa...

 2021-10-05 19:09 

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[ Fresno ]

Selma woman arrested, accused of embezzling $620,000 from a local farmer...

Ag Task Force Detectives arrested a woman from Selma, charged with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from a local farmer. 40-year-old Jennifer Macias was booked into the Fresno County Jail and has since posted bond. [RELATED] -License plate recogn...

 2021-10-05 17:57 

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[ Fresno ]

Records show slow response to report of California oil spill...

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Coast Guard received the first report of a possible oil spill off the Southern California coast more than 12 hours before a company reported a major leak in its pipeline and a cleanup effort was launched, records ...

 2021-10-05 15:48 

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[ Fresno ]

$699.8 million jackpot won in Morro Bay, California...

One California resident is the luckiest person in the state as they just won $699. 8 million after purchasing the ticket in Morrow Bay at Albertsons located at 730 Quintana Road. Albertsons will also receive a maximum $1 million bonus. Albertsons, store i...

 2021-10-05 04:50 

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[ Fresno ]

Newsom to visit Fresno County elementary school Tuesday...

California Governor Gavin Newsom is scheduled to visit a Fresno County elementary school Tuesday around 11 a. m. [RELATED] -Massive oil spill forces beach closures, threatens marine life in California. The visit will highlight the California Comeback Plan...

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