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Mecum resigns before the end of first term

Mecum resigns before the end of first term

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN lindsay – Resigning from council sounds a lot better than being rejected from it. That might be why Lindsay City Council member Steve Mecum resigned an hou ...

Noxious gas absent at Nash de Camp fire

Noxious gas absent at Nash de Camp fire

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN exeter – Investigators have been unable to determine the cause of the fire at the packing house, but they have determined the site to be completely safe ...

Restaurants stake their claim against Edison

Restaurants stake their claim against Edison

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN exeter – Restaurants need water to keep their business flowing, and when it is turned off everything comes to a grinding halt. That fact could not have bee ...

Canal body identified as man from Orosi

Canal body identified as man from Orosi

@TheSunGazette exeter – Police have identified the body of a man who was found in the Friant-Kern Canal in Exeter earlier this month. The Tulare County Coroner’s Office identified ...

Boiling water notice is lifted in Exeter

Boiling water notice is lifted in Exeter

After a day and a half of uncertainty for restaurants in Exeter, it is now safe to resume all operations. According to a press release issued by the City of Exeter, the State of Ca ...

TCSO poised for new HQ

TCSO poised for new HQ

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN visalia – Public safety consolidation is a common practice in Tulare County. The City of Farmersville and the City of Lindsay both have joint police-fir ...

Body found in Friant-Kern canal

Body found in Friant-Kern canal

@TheSunGazette exeter – An unidentified man was found floating in the Friant-Kern Canal in Exeter last week. Just after 8 p.m. on July 7, the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department rec ...

Exeter, County to settle fire tax lawsuit

Exeter, County to settle fire tax lawsuit

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN exeter – A lawsuit over fire protection services in Exeter is just one step away from being settled out of court. At its June 28 meeting, the Exeter Cit ...

Lindsay goes organic

Lindsay goes organic

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN lindsay – Much like a dump truck upending a can, the moving and shaking of waste disposal has taken on another level. Garbage, recycling, and green waste a ...

Main break leaves Exeter waterless

Main break leaves Exeter waterless

By Paul Myers and Reggie Ellis @TheSunGazette exeter – Residents and businesses of Exeter were left hung out to dry on Monday when a 10-inch water main ruptured on Belmont. Edison ...

Belmont gusher leaves Exeter residents without water update

Belmont gusher leaves Exeter residents without water update

The City of Exeter is telling it's residents to boil their water for one minute, when the system comes back on, before using it to drink or cook with. Boiling kills bacteria and ot ...

559 Fights delivers with exciting finishes

By Damian Marquez @dmarquez_SGN visalia – One way or another, Manuel Ruiz wanted to win the 559 Fights 125-pound championship. Ruiz, who trains out of Farmersville with Team KO, was supposed to fight champion Victor Gallegos in the main event on Friday, May 15 at Recreation Park in Visalia. That morning, Gallegos showed up to […]

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Woodlake Airport lands funding

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN woodlake – More than a decade after purchasing a private airport south of town, the City of Woodlake is poised to make significant improvements with little use of its own money. At its July meeting, the Woodlake City Council authorized staff to submit an application for a $7,500 grant with the […]

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Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden

By Carol Iskenderian U. C. Master Gardeners As I was driving my grandchildren to school today, I asked them if they knew what pollinators were. They replied, “Sure, bees!” Bees are certainly pollinators, but there are also bats, birds, beetles, some flies, butterflies, moths and other mammals included in this process called “pollination.” Some scientists […]

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Name recognition in WUSD

By Mackenzie Carmen @MCarmen549 woodlake- Having a building named after someone is a monumental honor. In order to preserve this honor, Woodlake Unified School District is working to remove any confusion that might be surrounding their current process of naming district-owned property. At the July 13 school board meeting, superintendent Drew Sorenson opened a discussion […]

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Obituary: Linda F. Wilson-Burns

Graveside Funeral Services for Linda F. Wilson-Burns of Farmersville will be held on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the Exeter District Cemetery. Linda was born on May 22, 1950 in Oakland, Calif. She passed away on July 6, 2016 in San Francisco at the age of 66. She worked as a certified […]

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Wildfire smoke has far reaching effects

NAPS There’s been a disturbing pattern of increasing wildfires in the U.S. and Canada. Nine of the 10 largest wildfires in the U.S. in recent history have occurred since 2000. The U.S. Forest Service now spends more than half its annual budget on firefighting, compared to 16 percent just 20 years ago. The trend is […]

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