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Health and Safety Update for Sanger Unified School District

By Anahi Jaramillo Before students were released into Winter Break, Sanger Unified School District (SUSD) held a school board meeting that included a Health and Safety Update on December 14th, 2020 for the families of the community. Jason Stricker, who ...

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Officer Sergio Arguello named 2020 Sanger PD Officer of the Year

By Cheryl Senn Congratulations to the Sanger Police Department’s (SPD) 2020 Police Officer of the Year, Officer Sergio Arguello. The announcement of the 2020 SPD Officer of the Year was made on the SPD social media sites, on Tuesday, January ...

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Bringing Christmas HOPE to families of Sanger

By Cheryl Senn More than 127 children and 31 families were served at the annual HOPE Sanger Christmas Blessing. This year’s event was a little quieter with only 12 volunteers instead of the practically 100 on non COVID-19 years. The ...

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Sanger City Council reorganizes with re-elected council members and new mayor

By Cheryl Senn At the recent Sanger City Council meeting, the newly elected and re-elected council members were reminded to always be mindful that they were family members by California State Senator Melissa Hurtado. The November 3rd election resulted in ...

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‘Off The Grill’ returns to serve the Sanger community

By Anahi Jaramillo From serving her food at a gas station, to moving out of her hometown to Kingsburg and now back in her hometown, serving the community she loves, Lori Greer has reached her dream of 27 years. What ...

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HOPE Sanger Thanksgiving box drive-thru blesses Sanger families

By Cheryl Senn More than 60 HOPE Sanger Thanksgiving Blessing boxes were filled with turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, vegetables, rolls, a pie and more this year. The HOPE Sanger Thanksgiving Blessing event was a little different this year. Due to ...

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Turkey Tour and Father Hannibal House blessing families for Thanksgiving

By Anahi Jaramillo Thanksgiving came early for many residents of Sanger. A nonprofit organization “We Up Next” and Young California hosted a Fresno County stop of their “Thanksgiving: Turkey Tour,” in Sanger. Another food drive occurred right across the street ...

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More than 300 koala bears donated to first responders to comfort children in crisis

By Cheryl Senn More than 300 koala bears were donated to the Sanger Police and Fire Departments recently as a result of a fundraiser by local non-profit On Trak 4 Life. On Trak 4 Life, a local non-profit, held a ...

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Business Watch program launched to prevent crime in downtown Sanger

By Anahi Jaramillo Sanger Police Department and Sanger Fire Department, in collaboration with the Sanger Chamber of Commerce, have come together to bring the “Sanger Business Watch” Program to local businesses. This program was created based off of neighborhood watch, ...

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Historical 1923 time capsule unearthed at Sanger American Legion Post 23

By Anahi Jaramillo Last week, while learning about a young boy scout completing his next stepping stone, a historical discovery dating back almost a century was uncovered. While this project was being completed, a time capsule from the American Legion ...

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