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Artist Interview: Violinist Francesca Dego

Violinist Francesca Dego is known worldwide as one of the premier interpreters of the music of Niccolò Paganini. This weekend the Italian native will...

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Legal Challenge Could Freeze Billions In Funds For California's Bullet Train

The future of California's high speed rail project may now rest with a Sacramento judge. Oral Arguments wrapped up Thursday in a case that says the...

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Kern Medical Center Adopts New Name As Bigger Changes Loom

Kern Medical Center has a new name. But that's actually the smallest change the venerable public hospital is set to undertake in the next year. After be...

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Valley Groups Say The World Ag Expo Is The Best Fundraiser

It's the second day of the World Ag Expo in Tulare. People from around the globe come to the three day event to experience the latest in agricultural...

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Young Artists Spotlight: Tulare County Youth Symphony Soloists

Today on Young Artists Spotlight we feature the talented students of Tulare County. All of the soloists on today's program come to us from the Tulare...

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StoryCorps: Magenta Haired Grandma Says Cancer Won't Get Her Down

Regular listeners to NPR are familiar with the concept of the Segment StoryCorps. The organization records thousands of conversations between family mem...

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Former Yosemite Superintendent Speaks Out On Name-Change Controversy

Last month National Park Service officials made headlines when they announced their plan to remove the historic names from many of Yosemite National Par...

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Valley Edition: February 9 - Cotton; Kern Medical Center; Yosemite; Real Time Crime Center

This week on Valley Edition FM89's Ezra David Romero takes a look into the world of cotton counterfeiting. We also hear from Author Robert Binneweis abo...

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Cotton Sheet Conspiracy Brought Down By DNA Testing

Americans come into contact with cotton every day. It's a staple we use for clothing, food products and even cosmetics. But not all cotton is of equal q...

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Hiring Backlog At Fresno County Jail Could Get Worse

The Fresno County Sheriff's Office is making progress filling a backlog of vacant correctional officer positions at the county jail. The office is...

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