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Sierra Tel Requested Rate Increase.

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is holding a Public Participation Hearing in Oakhurst on Sierra Telephone’s request to increase rates for basic residential and business 1- party service, LifeLine service, inside wire maintenance plan, returned check charge, and a proposal to establish a late payment charge. Sierra is requesting …

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UC regents approve tuition increase

The University of California has approved its first tuition increase in seven years. The university system’s Board of Regents voted Thursday for the plan to increase tuition by 2.5 percent … Click to Continue »

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Fresno Fire See’s Increase in Fire Calls

"It’s going to be a record year as far as fire response", says Tony Escobedo, fire battalion chief for fire station 11. Battalion chief Tony Escobedo works at fire station 11 on the north end of town, he says that crews are extremely busy this summer and year. "In Fresno …

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How the drought may increase West Nile cases

The West Nile Virus could infect a more widespread population in California this year due to the drought. Disease experts say the West Nile Virus is spread to humans only by mosquitoes. Last year, there were 801 confirmed cases of West Nile virus in the state, 31 of those cases …

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FUSD Graduation Rates Increase 3.1%

Good news for Fresno Unified School District, for the 2013 to 2014 school year, graduation rates jumped up 3.1 percent to 79.3 percent. That’s quite an increase from the year before, which saw only a 1.2 percent jump, making school officials excited to see what’s to come. It’s been years …

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