Growers on Growth

By Reggie Ellis In the 1990s the dusty trail of agriculture was at a crossroads with the paved path of urbanization in Tulare County. The county began allowing homes to be built on two-and-a-half [...]


By Reggie Ellis Steve Sunderland's career with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Prevention came full circle on Aug. 1 when he became the new fire chief for Tulare County, [...]

Exeter announces new chief of police

There's a new police chief in town. At its meeting last night, Aug. 23, the Exeter City Council announced its new chief of police. However, the decision was made after press time. A full [...]

Becky Johnson Sitton

Becky Johnson Sitton passed away Wednesday, Aug. 17, at her home in Canyon Country, Calif., after a short battle with cancer. Becky was born Dec. 21, 1944, in Exeter, the daughter of Hazel and [...]

Senorina "Sally" Ramirez

Mass was celebrated for Senorina "Sally" Ramirez, 86, of Lindsay. She died on Aug. 15 in Visalia. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She was born April 22, 1919, in [...]

Console seeks $500K refund from county

By C.J. Barbre At the July 12 Tulare County Board of Supervisors meeting item 30 on the agenda was "Review and action regarding the Verified Claim for Refund of Property Tax - Console [...]

LCAC leases historic Mason House, library

By C.J. Barbre Back in the Feb. 9 issue of the Lindsay Gazette it was announced that the City of Lindsay had offered to lease the Mason House, a classic California Bungalow/ Craftsman-style house [...]