Millerton Lake News

11/26/2016 2:02:00 PM
Fresno Bee
a rose show and a motorboat regatta on Millerton Lake. The four-day Fresno County centennial celebration included a “whiskerino” contest to see which men had grown the best beards. In 2014, Fresno County Supervisor Andreas Borgeas presented a ...

11/22/2016 4:16:00 PM
Fresno Bee
The Assemi family has dropped plans for building a medical campus near Millerton Lake. “It’s always been our dream to launch a medical school,” said Farid Assemi, a member of the Assemi family of developers, which started the university. The family ...

10/27/2016 6:31:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Building a new reservoir at Temperance Flat above Millerton Lake has been a key push for Valley Republicans in Congress. Hunter, the NRCC spokesman, said despite the recent attention, there’s no indication the race is truly competitive. Huerta ...

10/22/2016 2:37:00 PM
Phys
(AP Photo/Gary Kazanjian) In this Oct. 5, 2016, photo, the old Fresno County Superior Courthouse stands near a depleted water reservoir during a tour of the Millerton Lake area which feeds the San Joaquin River in Friant, Calif. A decade ago ...

10/22/2016 7:00:00 AM
ABC 30 News
Bicyclists capped off the Hammer Road Rally, crossing the finish line at Millerton Lake. The ride is named in honor of Edward Lund, the Fresno State arts curator who died during a ride in Sonoma County last year. He was known as "The Hammer" because of how ...

10/20/2016 9:44:00 PM
Fresno Bee
The road rally, which begins and ends at Millerton Lake State Recreation Area, will culminate in a family festival with prizes, T-shirts, music, food and beer provided by Mad Duck Brewery. Registration begins 6:30 a.m. and races start at 8 a.m. Fees are $ ...

10/18/2016 9:11:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Karate classes: 9-10:30 a.m. Saturdays. 101 W. Clinton Ave., 250-6210, Free. The Hammer – An Ed Lund Inspired Road Rally: 8 a.m. Oct. 22, Millerton Lake State Recreation Park, www.hammerroadrally.com. Lawn bowling: 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and ...

10/8/2016 5:00:00 PM
www.orbitz.com
Located in the heart of Clovis, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Masters Gallery and within 3 mi (5 km) of AMF Rodeo Lanes and MB2 Raceway Indoor Go Carting. ... Situated in Fresno, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Boomers! Fresno, Fresno Philharmonic ...

10/7/2016 3:55:00 AM
www.newsdeeply.com
“Throughout the CVP’s 70-plus years in operation, water in Millerton Lake has always been made available for the Friant Division – especially in years when stored water was available, like in 2014,” said Craig Parton, an attorney representing the grou

10/6/2016 9:26:00 AM
San Francisco Gate
Attempts to reach the Bureau of Reclamation, which controls Millerton Lake and Friant Dam, were unsuccessful. Information from: The Fresno Bee, http://www.fresnobee.com

10/6/2016 8:09:00 AM
Monterey County
The lawsuit says farmers lost crops due to lack of water and had to remove orchards, deplete groundwater supplies and take emergency measures. Attempts to reach the Bureau of Reclamation, which controls Millerton Lake and Friant Dam, were unsuccessful.

10/6/2016 8:03:00 AM
The Santa Cruz Sentinel
The lawsuit says farmers lost crops due to lack of water and had to remove orchards, deplete groundwater supplies and take emergency measures. Attempts to reach the Bureau of Reclamation, which controls Millerton Lake and Friant Dam, were unsuccessful.

10/6/2016 7:45:00 AM
Paradise Post
says the claim seeks to recover the fair market value of Friant Division water not delivered to the contractors even though there were sufficient supplies in Millerton Lake that year. The lawsuit says farmers lost crops due to lack of water and had to ...

10/5/2016 11:55:00 PM
Times-Herald
says the claim seeks to recover the fair market value of Friant Division water not delivered to the contractors even though there were sufficient supplies in Millerton Lake that year. The lawsuit says farmers lost crops due to lack of water and had to ...

10/5/2016 6:23:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Attempts on deadline to reach the Bureau of Reclamation, which controls Millerton Lake and Friant Dam, for comment were unsuccessful. In both 2014 and 2015, the bureau honored claims for water from the San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors Water Authority ...

10/5/2016 4:28:00 PM
YourCentralValley
there was sufficient San Joaquin River water in storage at Millerton Lake to meet the needs of the Friant Division contractors. However, the lawsuit alleges that the Bureau of Reclamation elected not to provide Friant Division contractors an allocation of ...

10/1/2016 1:00:00 AM
Fresno Bee
It looked like fun, so Brand and Warkentin headed out to Millerton Lake, where they were giving free lessons. Warkentin never got into it. Brand was another story. He’s a pretty obsessive person. Same with biking. Same with everything. Brand’s business ...

9/21/2016 6:13:00 PM
Fresno Bee
The northeast plant was built at a cost of $32 million to treat water from Pine Flat Lake and Millerton Lake and produce up to 30 million gallons of water daily. It opened in 2004, and scattered complaints about water quality arose soon thereafter.

9/20/2016 6:18:00 PM
Press Release Point
The canal conveys water over 152 miles in a southerly direction, from Millerton Lake to the Kern River four miles west of Bakersfield, for agricultural and urban use. For additional information, please contact Reclamation’s Kellye Kennedy at (916 ...

9/14/2016 5:00:00 PM
bootsnall.com
Millerton Lake State Recreation Area has over 40 miles of shoreline forwater sports. Recreation includes swimming, fishing, and boating. Thelakewas created by construction of the Friant Dam across the San JoaquinRiverin1944. The hills surrounding the lake ...

9/13/2016 4:34:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Compiled by Dave Hurley and edited by Roger George, a former Olympic-class decathlete at Fresno State and striper record-holder at Millerton Lake and who now guides in the greater Fresno area. Telephone numbers are in 559 calling area unless noted.

9/9/2016 4:55:00 PM
ABC 30 News
Jackson notes Millerton Lake is at 108-percent above its normal level for this time of year. Meaning the growers who depend on water from behind Friant Dam got most of what they expected. "We allocated, currently, in the Friant system, what's called 75 ...

9/1/2016 2:52:00 PM
TuenTo23 23ABC
The marijuana plants were irrigated by water that had been diverted from Mill Creek. Mill Creek flows into the San Joaquin River above Millerton Lake’s Friant Dam, which is a major water supply for the San Joaquin Valley. In addition to the marijuana ...

8/25/2016 2:11:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Gary Serrato, the district’s general manager, said the extra water is because FID has received more water than expected from Kings River runoff and extra allocation from Millerton Lake. All users will receive a full five months of delivery with some ...

8/24/2016 8:43:00 PM
YourCentralValley
This is what crews see from the inside of 'copter 403, flying hundreds of feet above Millerton Lake. The machine last flew over Monterey County, fighting the Soberanes fire. "It's a rush, it's adrenaline," pilot Michael Schanley said. It's also the 9 to 5 ...

8/23/2016 4:03:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Compiled by Dave Hurley and edited by Roger George, a former Olympic-class decathlete at Fresno State and striper record-holder at Millerton Lake and who now guides in the greater Fresno area. Telephone numbers are in 559 calling area unless noted.

8/23/2016 12:32:00 AM
Fresno Bee
Van Ness Ave., Fresno, www.facebook.com/events/167805730315500, $5. 8 p.m. Community: Training bike ride All levels of bike riders are invited to enjoy a ride up to Millerton Lake and back. Steven’s Bicycles, 1365 N. Willow Ave., Clovis, www.facebook.com ...

8/17/2016 6:12:00 PM
ABC 30 News
"She's real nervous and everything about it because she doesn't want him to hurt everybody," said Dan Rowe, a neighbor who is on the board at the Millerton Lake Mobile Home Village. Another restraining order may reveal the reason for the recent change.

8/11/2016 5:30:00 PM
zerohedge.com
For those not familiar, the project is meant to restore 63 miles of the San Joaquin River, stretching from the Millerton Lake to the Merced River (see map below), so that the Chinook Salmon can have more space to frolic. The river was dammed in 1942 with ...

7/25/2016 11:29:00 PM
ABC 30 News
A woman was rescued from the water at Millerton Lake last weekend after she went under. Witnesses say, she almost drowned but a Good Samaritan was able to revive her. Mark Brady says he's no hero but he is trained to save lives. "Many, many years," he said ...

7/23/2016 6:57:00 PM
ABC 30 News
A woman is recovering in the hospital Saturday after almost drowning in Millerton Lake. First responders say she swam out about 30-yards off shore in the afternoon when she went under for about two minutes. A Good Samaritan and the woman's brother pulled ...

7/23/2016 6:34:00 AM
The Sentinel
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has twice proposed designating the stretch of the San Joaquin River as "wild and scenic," but the board contended such designation would hamper efforts to construct Temperance Flat Dam above Millerton Lake. The ...

7/23/2016 6:20:00 AM
The Sentinel
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has twice proposed designating the stretch of the San Joaquin River as "wild and scenic," but the board contended such designation would hamper efforts to construct Temperance Flat Dam above Millerton Lake. The ...

7/7/2016 7:28:00 PM
The Modesto Bee
This project is a major reason why agriculture has been able to thrive in the Valley. The project is anchored by two elements: Friant Dam, which creates Millerton Lake. While these features have served us well over the years, they’re too small to handle ...

7/7/2016 7:03:00 PM
ABC 30 News
Highway 41 was closed from Highway 145 to road 200 due to the flames and smoke-- west of Millerton Lake. The Madera County Sheriff's Office said the highway has re-opened. The flames broke out at about 10:30 Thursday morning. Cal-Fire asked PG&E to de ...

7/7/2016 6:53:00 PM
Merced Sun-Star
This project is a major reason why agriculture has been able to thrive in the Valley. The project is anchored by two elements: Friant Dam, which creates Millerton Lake. While these features have served us well over the years, they’re too small to handle ...

7/7/2016 6:13:00 PM
Fresno Bee
With Huntington Lake unavailable due to the lack of boat access, more races have shifted to Millerton Lake where the wind conditions aren’t as consistent. Everybody wants to be at Huntington. Fresno Yacht Club commodore Daniel Erwin “It was a little ...

7/5/2016
LakeMartin.com
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7/4/2016 6:01:00 PM
Fresno Bee
At Millerton Lake State Recreation Area, a Southern California man drowned as he was trying to aid a family member who was having difficulty swimming near the La Playa picnic area around 2 p.m. Sunday. He was identified as Raul Jimenez, 45, from Santa Ana.

7/4/2016 1:00:00 AM
KMJ Now News Talk Radio
He died later at Children’s Hospital. Earlier on Sunday afternoon, a 45 year old Orange County man lost his life at Millerton Lake while attempting to save a family member who struggling in the water. The victim has been identified as Raul Jimenez of ...

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