A man remains hospitalized after a deadly accident near the town of Caruthers.California Highway Patrol officers say it was caused when the driver of an Apria Healthcare truck ran a stop sign.The medical truck, crashed into a red Chrysler Town and Country minivan, killing three people and seriously injuring a fourth who was air lifted to the hospital.Officers say all the victims were adults.The impact sent the minivan... More>>
A woman burned alive by her roommate says she's tired of being trapped in her home. Victoria De La Fuente says it's hard to go outside because people stare at her scars and she needs plastic surgery.
School was extra challenging Thursday for Valley Prep Academy in Fresno. School administrators discovered that thieves had broken into the cafeteria overnight then they realized that all of the lunches to be served Thursday were spoiled because the crooks left the refrigerators doors open.The cafeteria director knew there was a problem when she walked in and saw the mess. She passed on the bad news to site director Corrie Sands. "The food she was preparing to serve was not the correct tempera... More>>
Many Tulare County homes are left without any water as a result of the shallow rivers and dry water wells.Mimi Elkalla has more from those in Porterville who are now affected by the problem. Because of California's serious drought, almost every single one of the homes and businesses on East Date Avenue are left without any water.
KMPH Fox 26 News and KMJ Radio are joining forces to stuff Valley food banks. The drought is now robbing thousands of Valley residents of water and food, and many are now going hungry.
A 23-year-old man is facing charges after Fresno police received a call of a man climbing light poles in an alley. More>>
Clovis Unified Teacher and Coach Tim Thiessen has been in the fight for his life against the West Nile Virus. But he's on the mend and KMPH Fox 26 News spent Wednesday afternoon talking about his recovery at San Joaquin Valley Rehabilitation Hospital."Well I'm coming back. Praise God I'm coming back." Thiessen is a man of faith who spent nearly the entire month of August battling West Nile. Thiessen was in Southern California at a baseball clinic when he began to feel ill. "The ceiling starte... More>>
One day scientists may be able to turn your bad memories into good ones. This sounds oddly familiar for anyone who's read the popular sci-fi trilogy, “Divergent.” But this is real life, modern day research bringing hope to some of our nation's heroes. Researchers say they found "the switch" that can reverse feelings associated with bad memories. More>>
Stress is everywhere, but we all have a choice in how we respond. Turning to food, smoking or drinking can lead to obesity, high blood pressure or diabetes.But laughter, exercise and getting a good night's sleep are all "healthy habits" that can control stress.This is how you can practice those habits.1.) Take charge of your own health. That includes getting enough rest.2.) Get moving. Spending time being physically active can help to clear your mind.3.) Don't do it alone. Lean on family and ... More>>
A crew member for the TV show "Cops" died after he was shot by police while filming Omaha, Nebraska officers responding to an armed robbery Tuesday night.Police say 38-year-old Bryce Dion, a sound man working for the showwas shot once during a shootout between three officers and one suspect in a Wendy's restaurant.News of the shooting hits close to home here in the valley.Several former television news photographers went on to work for the show at one time or another.Many were recruited by o... More>>
There's another scam alert you need to be aware of. This one involves thieves telling elderly victims they won a million dollars and then taking their money instead.