State to allow logging of dead trees

The California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection adopted an emergency regulation for the removal of dead and dying trees at their June 17 meeting. The adoption was made in response to the [...]

PC offers free career training

The Porterville College Job, Entrepreneur, and Career (J.E.C.) Center invites the public to attend their free, career development workshops being held at Porterville College throughout the [...]

Friant districts form ‘Alliance’

A new water coalition was formed by four districts in Fresno, Madera and Merced counties with contracts for Central Valley Project-Friant Division water from the San Joaquin River.  The Friant [...]

Crop Report

TULARE CO. CROP REPORT For the week ending June 20, 2015. Small Grains And Other Field Crops: Corn and sorghum for silage continue to be planted, cultivated, and irrigated. The corn silage crop [...]

Holiday Inn to extend stay in Visalia

The Holiday Inn will remain in Visalia, it’s just moving down the road. On June 8, the Visalia Planning Commission approved a conditional use permit to build a five-story Holiday Inn Express on [...]

Exeter considers new apts. in downtown

  Exeter may have more available housing in the near future. The Exeter Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on June 18 regarding a proposal to build four apartments on a vacant [...]

Down to Business

Exeter Chamber holds June 18 ribbon cutting The Exeter Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 18 for Jack’s Café, 500 S. Kaweah Ave. in Exeter. Owner Suleman [...]