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Fresno Girl Battles Rare Cancer, Friends Organize Fundraisers

Battling cancer can be tough for anyone.But imagine getting the diagnosis at just eight years old.Isabel Anderson complained to her parents in March that she had double-vision.By April, she was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, or DIPG.The rare cancer affects about 300 children nationwide every year.“There is no known cause, there is no known cure. Right now, we are in a clinical trial to help get a cure for DIPG, increase the survival rate and ... More>>

VALLEY DROUGHT 2014: Using Fish To Save Water

Valley Drought 2014 has a lot of people looking for ways to save water. Aquaponics is system that uses less water and grows vegetables and fruits, and is getting popular in the Valley.

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West Nile Virus Victim Heads Home From Hospital

Fresno attorney Jim Wasson walked out of rehab hospital Wednesday surrounded by family and friends.Wasson says he's lucky to have survived the complications of West Nile virus.Wasson says his new fight, to warn others about the potentially deadly virus that's being spread right now in the valley.Wasson says, "I can squeeze my hand but I still can't hold my arm up."Wasson is still hoping one day he will regain full use of his right arm.He is thankful to be home.Wasson says, "You know 25 to 30... More>>

Fire Season 2014: 8 Homes Destroyed By Kern County Wildfire

A massive wildfire that started on Monday is burning in Kern County. The Way Fire is in Wofford Heights, on the north side of Highway 155.
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Fire Season 2014: Oakhurst Area Schools Closed But Open Thursday

Some people in Oakhurst have been allowed back into their homes. Hundreds had been forced out after a wildfire in that area burned through over 600 acres. More>>

Ebola Scare In Sacramento

Officials at the South Sacramento Kaiser Medical Center say they've admitted a patient that may have been exposed to the Ebola virus.Doctors are not confirming that is Ebola.Blood samples have been sent to the Centers for Disease Control to test for Ebola, which may take a few days. More>>

FIRE SEASON 2014: Homes and Businesses Destroyed By Oakhurst Fire

The fire in Oakhurst has burned 612 acres and is 30% contained. Some evacuation orders have been lifted and people are getting their first look at the damage.

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Triple-Shooting Under Investigation in Fresno

Fresno Police are investigating a shooting in East-Central Fresno.Lt. Joe Gomez confirmed to KMPH Fox 26 News that two victims have been found, and police believe there is a third.The shooting happened shortly after 10:00 p.m., at the intersection of Garland and Ezie, near Fresno Yosemite Airport.Police say the two shooting victims they have found so far, are expected to survive. More>>

Organ Transplant Waiting List Skyrockets, Learn How You Can Help

Hundreds in the Central Valley now know the desperate plea from those in need an organ transplant, after a forum Tuesday in fresno.A Registered Nurse, who is used to helping people heal, is now in need of help herself.Mary-Margaret Foxon relies on photographs to feel the love anytime from her children and grandchildren."Look, they colored, and went to restaurants," she says, as she points to a photo album with her granddaughter and grandson, who live in Arizona.This is the easiest way for her... More>>

Fire Season 2014: Oakhurst Families Help Neighbors Raise Money

When tragic events take place like the wildfire in Oakhurst, that's when we often see the best of people.Neighbors are coming to the aid of neighbors in the foothills right now.Nathan Nott lives in Oakhurst.He says, “It's just a war zone. Every house in its path except for mine and my neighbors is gone. By the grace of God my home is still here."Flames came within a few yards of Nott's home.However, Nott says his neig... More>>

Fire Season 2014, Junction Fire Keeps Burning

Firefighters are working around the clock to stop a large fire that's threatening hundreds of homes in Oakhurst. Firefighters are calling it the Junction Fire. More>>

Schools Closed Due To Junction Fire in Oakhurst

The Madera County Sheriff's Department says the Yosemite Unified School District will be closing several schools on Tuesday because of the "Junction Fire" in Oakhurst.
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  • Fresno Girl Battles Rare Cancer, Friends Organize Fundraisers

    Fresno Girl Battles Rare Cancer, Friends Organize Fundraisers

    Battling cancer can be tough for anyone.But imagine getting the diagnosis at just eight years old.Isabel Anderson complained to her parents in March that she had double-vision.By April, she was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, or DIPG.The rare cancer affects about 300 children nationwide every year.“There is no known cause, there is no known cure. Right now, we are in a clinical trial to help get a cure for DIPG, increase the survival rate and ...More >>
    Battling cancer can be tough for anyone.But imagine getting the diagnosis at just eight years old.Isabel Anderson complained to her parents in March that she had double-vision.By April, she was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, or DIPG.The rare cancer affects about 300 children nationwide every year.“There is no known cause, there is no known cure. Right now, we are in a clinical trial to help get a cure for DIPG, increase the survival rate and ...More >>
  • VALLEY DROUGHT 2014: Using Fish To Save Water

    VALLEY DROUGHT 2014: Using Fish To Save Water

    Valley Drought 2014 has a lot of people looking for ways to save water. Aquaponics is system that uses less water and grows vegetables and fruits, and is getting popular in the Valley.
    More >>
    Valley Drought 2014 has a lot of people looking for ways to save water. Aquaponics is system that uses less water and grows vegetables and fruits, and is getting popular in the Valley.

    More >>
  • West Nile Virus Victim Heads Home From Hospital

    West Nile Virus Victim Heads Home From Hospital

    Fresno attorney Jim Wasson walked out of rehab hospital Wednesday surrounded by family and friends.Wasson says he's lucky to have survived the complications of West Nile virus.Wasson says his new fight, to warn others about the potentially deadly virus that's being spread right now in the valley.Wasson says, "I can squeeze my hand but I still can't hold my arm up."Wasson is still hoping one day he will regain full use of his right arm.He is thankful to be home.Wasson says, "You know 25 to 30...More >>
    Fresno attorney Jim Wasson walked out of rehab hospital Wednesday surrounded by family and friends.Wasson says he's lucky to have survived the complications of West Nile virus.Wasson says his new fight, to warn others about the potentially deadly virus that's being spread right now in the valley.Wasson says, "I can squeeze my hand but I still can't hold my arm up."Wasson is still hoping one day he will regain full use of his right arm.He is thankful to be home.Wasson says, "You know 25 to 30...More >>
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