Sierra View Medical Center reported another death due to COVID-19 on Sunday morning, bringing the total of deaths the hospital has had due to the coronavirus to 12.
Talk about six degrees of separation. Name any family in Porterville and chances are Norma Bodley Doyel is a descendent of that family in some way.
John Adams, 90 years-young, is a direct descendant of Samuel Adams, the great American rebel and hero, and brother to President John Adams.
Tulare County Health and Human Services reported 51 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total of coronavirus cases in the county to 1,603.
As many areas in Tulare County begin to reopening more businesses after the Tulare County Board of Supervisors voted to allow the county to move into Phase III, health officials advise residents to remain vigilant in the fight against COVID-19.
California State Parks has implemented new visitor guidelines across its state park system to limit the risk of exposure to COVID-19 in the outdoors.
Tulare County Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Haught strongly encourages community members to be mindful of the risk COVID-19 continues to pose to the health of communities and to the most vulnerable populations.
Tulare County Health and Human Services reported 44 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total of coronavirus cases in the county to 1,603.
The truck stolen from the father of fallen Porterville City Fire Captain Ray Figueroa has been found. The shields that Figueroa's father planned to donate to the Porterville City Fire Department were also found, but badly damaged.
While there was a handful of items for the Porterville City Council to discuss at their regular meeting on Tuesday night, the majority of the conversation revolved around the Tulare County Board of Supervisors (BOS) decision to override the public health order and reopen the county through S…
On May 5th, Tulare County Sheriff's Office (TCSO) Deputies were called to 505 E. Naranjo Blvd. in Woodlake for an unattended death. The investigation revealed that Dane Weatherly had passed away on a public bench at this address. There was no evidence of trauma or foul play and his death is …
Tulare County Health and Human Services reported an increase of 13 positive COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total of cases in the county to 1,552.
The small business owners in Porterville are tired of being closed and they displayed their frustrations in the form of a protest on Tuesday afternoon in front of City Hall on Main Street.
DELANO – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for Flavio Carbajal, who walked away from the Minimum Support Facility of Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) on Friday.
Sequoia National Forest announced developed recreation sites will remain closed on the Western Divide Ranger District until today, the Hume Lake Ranger District until June 11, and the Kern River Ranger District until Thursday.
On Monday afternoon, Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a call in Lindsay for a sexual assault. When they arrived, the 15-year-old victim told deputies 23-year-old Richard Garcia had forced her to have sex with him.
So after the Tulare County Board of Supervisors voted to support allowing more businesses in the county to open, the question is can they actually reopen? The answer is basically yes — but with some caveats.
In a text message, Tulare County board member Dennis Townsen reported the Board of Supervisors voted to open businesses in the county "all the way through Phase 3."
(Editor's Note: Those who are having special celebrations for high school and college graduates in their neighborhoods are welcome to submit a short summary of the celebration with photos to be featured in the Porterville Recorder. Submissions can be e-mailed to Porterville Recorder Editor C…
While it won’t officially be recorded in the COVID-19 pandemic statistics reported by public officials, it looks like it’s going to be one of the most painful losses of all.
Governor Gavin Newsom’s proposed 2020-2021 state budget calls for numerous cuts due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
At its regular meeting scheduled for Tuesday evening, the Porterville City Council is set to discuss a handful of items, one being the creation of a five-year plan in order to accept funds from the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) to put towards permanent hous…
Sierra View Medical Center reported on Monday it has had another death due to COVID-19, bringing the total of deaths Sierra View has had due to the coronavirus to 10.
While it's only one day, Tulare County had an encouraging development on Monday. But the county still won't benefit from the state's new relaxed guidelines for reopening businesses quicker.
The Tulare County Health and Human Services reported an increase of 92 cases from Friday to Sunday. The department reported on Sunday there were 1,430 COVID-19 cases, up from 1,338 on Friday.
DELANO — A truck belonging to the father of a Porterville firefighter killed while battling a fire in Porterville in February was recently stolen, along with shields he was planning to deliver to the Porterville Fire Department.
The final weigh-ins for the Bid for the Kid livestock sale took place on Saturday morning at the Porterville Fairgrounds barn, where there was a long line of trucks waiting even before the 9 a.m start time hit.
(Editor's note: The Porterville Recorder would like to feature the plans all districts in the Orange Belt have for the Class of 2020 when it comes to their graduation ceremonies. Whatever local districts have planned whether it be videos for the graduates, virtual ceremonies or drive-thru ce…
Sierra View Medical Center has just announced it has had another death due to COVID-19, bringing the total of deaths due to the coronavirus at the hospital to nine.
The difficult times are taking their toll at the plaza. The Santa Fe Plaza apartments on Third and Putnam.
Although the drop-off location for book donations to the Porterville Library is still closed, on Wednesday the location was opened for a special donation drop-off that came all the way from Danville, Ca.. The Community Presbyterian Church (CPC) of Danville organized a book drive that brought…