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South Valley communities battle flooding as storms continue
Cut levees – both authorized and illegal – are sending stormwater across the southern San Joaquin Valley.
March 22, 2023
He said, she said: Kings Co. DA Hacker faces complaints over comments about Fagundes
Two Kings County employees filed workplace complaints alleging DA Sarah Hacker made vulgar comments about her predecessor, referencing alleged sexual harassment by ex-DA Keith Fagundes.
March 8, 2023
Faraday Future’s Hanford production launch no longer far-away
With cash in hand, Faraday Future has officially set its start of production date.
February 26, 2023
Pepe kicks off Kings Co. Supervisor bid with pitch for fresh perspective
The Hanford small businessman and father of two is eyeing a seat held by Kings County's most senior County Supervisor.
February 21, 2023
Cash in-hand, Faraday Future announces new kickoff to car production in Hanford
Luxury electric car start-up Faraday Future plans to deliver its first cars within the next couple of months, with production beginning in Hanford.
February 7, 2023
Hanford strikes $12.5mil settlement with Helena Agri-Enterprises
The vote caps a lengthy, multi-year process to settle a dispute over the location of the fertilizer producer's operations in relationship to the city's Costco.
January 31, 2023
Kings Co. hit by scam, loses $85,000
A fraudster posed as a contractor and received nearly $900,000 from the county.
January 12, 2023
Hanford will have a third cannabis dispensary. Here’s who will open up in town.
The winning dispensary aims to redevelop an existing 3,600 square-foot building in downtown Hanford for the storefront along with a co-working and community space.
December 6, 2022
Kings Co. settles sex harassment suit levied at outgoing District Attorney
A sexual harassment lawsuit targeted at outgoing Kings County District Attorney Keith Fagundes has been settled.
November 27, 2022
Pair of Hanford lawmakers cleared of bribery allegations
Salacious allegations that two Hanford City Council members accepted $400 bribes from a local businessmen added to consternation on City Council.
August 21, 2022