The priest, known for being a member of the McFarland cross country team, was placed on administrative leave Friday.
After a 16-year-old was swept away in the Tule River, U.S. Forest Service and Tulare County Sheriff officials have shutdown public access to the river.
Todd Oto, who has undergone 11 evaluations by the Visalia Unified board since August, will remain in the position through the last day of school on June 7.
With much of the ire directed at the district’s behavior policy, Visalia Unified has considered stronger moves to restore balance on its campuses.
Doyle Sewell is coming out of retirement to take the interim chief position. He last served as a battalion chief with Visalia Fire from 1999 to 2015.
An independent investigation into Tulare City Council member Greg Nunley details incidents related to his behavior with City staff.
Visalia teachers and parents confronted the Visalia Unified School Board on its use of a restorative justice discipline system during …