Sales tax goes up on April 1

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN visalia – Tulare County residents won’t have to worry about a higher sales tax in Visalia as their wallets recover from the holiday shopping season. Measure N, the [...]

Water bill goes up this month

@TheSunGazette visalia — Residents will pay more for their water bills in January, but only by 3 cents. Last month, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), the government entity that [...]

SPCA rescued by lease extension

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN visalia – After 25 years of rescuing animals in Visalia from being euthanized, Visalia citizens and government officials were able to rescue the Valley Oak SPCA last [...]

Visalia uncorks wine room

@TheSunGazette visalia – After years of watching wine bars thrive in Hanford and Exeter, downtown Visalia will finally have their own place to swirl their glass of red and white. Blend Wine Room [...]

Police still searching for Goshen shooter

@TheSunGazette visalia – An autopsy has determined that a Goshen man was killed from a gunshot wound. The Dec. 29 autopsy reported that Travis Bradshaw died from gunshot wounds to his chest and [...]

Local woman gets sizable college stipend

@TheSunGazette visalia – All students really want is for someone to help them pay for college. For three lucky students, that is exactly what they got. Gloria Weisenborn, Visalia, and Jessica [...]