Due to an enthusiastic response from the Three Rivers contingent of the 23rd District, Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s field representative Cole Karr is returning on Wednesday, March 22. The meeting will be held at the Three Rivers Memorial Building from 2 to 3 p.m.
Since last month’s meeting, Karr said he has received a number of emails and correspondence from Three Rivers constituents. On...
More information is now available on three local accidents that occurred last month on February 18 and 21.
The Saturday, Feb. 18, accident reportedly happened just before midnight. The crash occurred near Horse Creek on Highway 198 and involved an unidentified westbound driver whose vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a boulder. The California Highway Patrol was not notified of the...
Wuksachi Lodge and Lodgepole Market, both in Sequoia National Park, remain buried under the fifth largest snowpack since records began being logged in the 1940s. Expect a massive meltdown as temperatures warm and the days grow increasingly longer.
Also, use caution when in the vicinity of waterways as the runoff is currently swift and ice cold and will be for several months to come.
To hear Shannon Eis, Yelp’s vice president of corporate communications, tell it, it’s a Yelp-eat-Yelp world out there. Yelp loves to eat, according to Eis, and apparently so do their millions of users.
Yelpers can order food for delivery or pick up through Yelp’s Eat24 app or make a Yelp reservation, however, for better or for worse, that is a service that hasn’t quite reached Three Rivers...
When the redwood sign that adorned the entrance to the Bar O Ranch on Old Three Rivers Drive disappeared in early January, shock waves rippled through the local community. The theft of the McKee family heirloom was another sign of the times: the world has changed.
But don’t tell that to Three Rivers. It didn’t take long for an idea to hatch.
A replica sign would be created and mounted, quietly...
At the Monday, March 6, Town Hall meeting in Three Rivers, several experts and community volunteers addressed the challenges facing Three Rivers in order to be prepared for floods and fires. The unique topography of Three Rivers makes geography-based disaster preparation paramount, especially since residents only have one way in and one way out: Highway 198.
Tulare County Fire Department—...
Here is this year's crop of Woodlake Award nominees:
(In photo, front row, from left to right)
Ila Jean Fry
Woman of the Year
Spirit of Woodlake
Educator of the Year
Business of the Year
Panaderia La Estrella
(Back row, left to right)
Rev. David Lambert for Trinity Apostolic Faith...
When you play sports at Woodlake High School, it’s just one of the activities in a busy day. At a small school, if a winter sport like soccer, basketball, or wrestling is your passion, you must still fulfill an academic contract by keeping your grades up and getting your homework done.
The majority of these students know how to multi-task, an essential skill to make all the practices and...
When it comes to measuring snow in the Sierra Nevada, the more data used, the better the water outlook. That 200 percent is twice the norm for March 1 since snow records have been kept since 1947.
And if it doesn’t rain a drop or snow a single flake from now till April, the current average of 46 inches of water content is 173 percent of the April 1 norm. Translation: this huge snowpack is...
Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s 23rd District field representatives Keenan Hochschild and Cole Karr met Tuesday, Feb. 28, with an overflowing audience in the Mineral King Room at the Three Rivers Historical Museum. McCarthy’s staffers, who are based in the Bakersfield Office of the House Majority Leader, opened the meeting by explaining the difficulty for the congressman to attend events held in...