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Central California Couple Married 67 Years Dies Holding Hands

Floyd and Violet Hartwig’s marriage spanned 67 years, but their love for one another appears timeless.


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Stray Bullet Hits Central California Girl, 16, In Eye

A Central California teenager who was shot in the eye by a stray bullet remains hospitalized in critical condition.


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Truckee Traffic Stop Reveals Outstanding Murder Warrants

McKinley Williams and a woman were arrested in a car police say had marijuana, phony driver’s licenses and more than 100 credit cards inside.



2 Central California Teachers Accused Of Sex With Student

Police have arrested two Central California teachers accused of sexual acts with an underage high-school student.



High-Speed Rail Groundbreaking Met With Optimism, Stalled Schedule

The first stretch of rail will run 29 miles from Madera to Fresno and will take several years to finish. The laying of tracks won’t happen for another four years.


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Groundbreaking Ceremony Today On Nation’s First Bullet Train

California’s high-speed rail project reaches a milestone Tuesday as officials mark the start of work on the nation’s first bullet train, which is designed to whisk travelers at 200 mph between Los Angeles and San Francisco in less than three hours.


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3 People Survive Plane Crash Near Fresno Airport

Authorities say a small plane crashed as it was preparing to land in Fresno, but all three people aboard escaped serious injury.


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Man Suspected Of Vandalizing Central California Islamic Center

Authorities in Central California say they have arrested a man suspected of vandalizing an Islamic center.


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Prosecutors: Turlock Man Used Explicit Image Of Children As Screen Saver

Federal prosecutors say a Northern California man has been convicted for a second time on child pornography charges.


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Phony Police Officer Suspected Of Robbing Man

Fresno police have arrested a man suspected of impersonating a police officer to rob a man of his cash, and investigators say the suspect used the scam at least twice before.


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Fresno Man Who Killed Co-Worker, Cut Out Heart, Released From Prison Over Governor’s Objection

A Fresno man who stabbed his co-worker dozens of times in 1984 and then cut out the man’s heart and put it in his jacket pocket has been released from prison despite objections from Gov. Jerry Brown.


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Dry Central California Town Gets Portable Showers

Hundreds of people living in a drought-stricken California farm town could soon be taking their first hot shower in months after county officials set up portable facilities in a church parking lot.