County News 2014

Supervisors to Hold Five Night Meetings in 2014
March 19, 2014
Supervisors to Hold Five Night Meetings in 2014

Tulare County residents who want to attend a Board of Supervisors meeting at night will have five chances to do so in 2014. 

District Attorney's Office Takes A Plunge To Benefit Special Olympics
March 11, 2014
District Attorney's Office Takes A Plunge To Benefit Special Olympics

Staff with the Tulare County District Attorney’s Office recently raised more than $3,500 to benefit the Special Olympics of Northern California & Nevada by taking a “plunge” into Millerton Lake, just east of Fresno. 

Study: County Ranks Higher in Tobacco Sales Near Schools
March 6, 2014
Study: County Ranks Higher in Tobacco Sales Near Schools

A study released this week shows Tulare County ranks higher in tobacco sales near schools than the statewide average.

Bertolino Appointed to Serve as Tulare County Public Defender
March 5, 2014
Bertolino Appointed to Serve as Tulare County Public Defender

The Tulare County Board of Supervisors announced today Lisa Bertolino has been appointed to permanently fill the Public Defender position. 

Brenda Broker Promoted to Supervising District Attorney
March 5, 2014
Brenda Broker Promoted to Supervising District Attorney

Tulare County District Attorney Tim Ward announced on Tuesday the promotion of Brenda Broker to Supervising District Attorney. 

Tipton Medical Clinic to Host Health Workshops
March 5, 2014
Tipton Medical Clinic to Host Health Workshops

The Tipton Medical Clinic will host series of workshops covering health issues from March through April.

Filing Deadline Approaches for June 3 Primary Election
March 4, 2014
Filing Deadline Approaches for June 3 Primary Election

Friday, March 7, 2014 at 5 p.m. is the end of the nomination period for any candidates who want to file for office.

National Weights & Measures Week
February 28, 2014
National Weights & Measures Week

Every year March 1 – March 7 is designated as National Weights and Measures Week.  We would like to take this opportunity to state the importance of our Weights and Measures Officials in Tulare County. 

Affordable Care Act Outreach Meetings Scheduled
February 26, 2014
Affordable Care Act Outreach Meetings Scheduled

Four afternoon outreach sessions to assist community members to sign up for the Affordable Care Act are being held in Visalia in February and March. 

Solar Projects to be Celebrated in Tulare County
February 24, 2014
Solar Projects to be Celebrated in Tulare County

A portfolio of five new solar projects large enough to power 5,809 homes will be celebrated this week.