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How a water war on the Kings River could alter the Valley as we know it

A push to move Kings River water into Kern County – and possibly sold elsewhere – has united farmers, social justice advocates, and government.

FDA halts for Johnson Johnson COVID-19 vaccine over 1-in-a-million clotting reports

Six women of the 6.8 million doses distributed were found to have blood clots in the days following vaccination.

Vaccines effective against California coronavirus variant, scientists say

New research suggests that several vaccines should continue to provide an effective defense against the Golden State variant of coronavirus.

As hit-and-run tragedies strike again, Gavin’s Law advances through Assembly committee

The law, which stiffens penalties for impaired drivers who kill pedestrians in hit-and-runs, gained a prominent backer out of tragedy: Fresno's Mike Oz.