SAVED: Los Gatos Park

Coalinga, CA – Today Coalinga Press learned that the cattle rancher who had acquired a license to graze his cattle on 32.5 acres of upper Los Gatos Creek Park has cancelled his agreement with Fresno County. It would be nice to hear that this was due to city council’s letter, Coalinga Press emails and phone…

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Los Gatos Creek: Park or Cattle?

Fresno County has not maintained Coalinga’s Los Gatos Creek Park to an acceptable standard for years. The park is under the County’s control and has been since it was established in 1961. After temporarily closing the campground section of the park, Coalinga Press learned that Fresno County has now licensed a cattle rancher to graze…

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Protesters Call For Change

A group of protesters gathered last Saturday to express their concerns over the treatment of family members or friends at Pleasant Valley State Prison. The protesters allege that inmates at PVSP are being kept in “lock-down” mode which was implemented on September 28 in several prisons statewide. The initial “modified program” schedule was due to…

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Landslide Hospital Approval

With only 1,124 votes being counted to date, 1,032 or 91.82 percent of those ballots were marked in favor of Coalinga Medical Center LLC. being permitted to rent or even purchase Coalinga Regional Medical Center. The group, headed by Dr. Gurpreet Singh, is poised to pump millions of dollars into the facility and its reopening.…

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City Files Restraining Order Against Council Woman’s Pal

It is true that the City of Coalinga has filed a restraining order against one of its fine citizens. This individual has verbally threatened a city volunteer and a Coalinga City Councilman. There are also several complaints from other residents allegedly filed with the Coalinga Police Department about this individual’s threats, verbal abuse, and, for…

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