A California Magazine with Local Focus and Global Appeal:
Community - Entertainment - Human Interest

Weekly issues every Saturday morning and other special articles throughout the week — there's something for everyone. Check out our sister site KRL News & Reviews for even more articles every week.


by Lorie Lewis Ham

This Valley is filled with creative people of all kinds–musicians, actors, writers, artists, and more. This week we are chatting with Sanger artist Teresa Nelson.


A Jewel of a Rainbow

IN THE February 24 ISSUE

FROM THE 2021 Articles,
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by Ellen Byron

I’m a relatively simple gal. Most of my wardrobe comes from Target and a local shop where nothing seems to cost over forty dollars. I’ve never coveted fancy stuff. Then one day I walked into a local jewelry store to ask if they’d donate to my kid’s elementary school silent auction and I saw… it. A slim bracelet made of sapphires in a variety of colors arranged by shade like a rainbow. I. Fell. In. Love.


by Lorie Lewis Ham

I have found that downtowns have some of the most interesting shops, and Reedley, CA is no exception. Recently we chatted with the owner of Cottonwood Clothing in Downtown Reedley, Emma Cuevas.


by Lorie Lewis Ham

We at KRL feel it is important to support the local arts and entertainment communities, this week we are interviewing Sanger wire artist Melanie Schow.

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by Kristine Acopian

There are many things one can hold dear to our hearts. For some it’s old photographs of loved ones, for some it is repurposing antiques passed down to them, and for others it’s holding a space where all of this can come together, to become connected and wholesome in the community.


Wow! Accessories & More in Reedley

IN THE August 15 ISSUE

FROM THE 2015 Articles,
andLorie Lewis Ham,
andReedley News

by Lorie Lewis Ham

I recently discovered a fun little shop in downtown Reedley that I never realized existed, Wow! Accessories and More, owned by Blanca and Larry Valencia. I had the chance to chat recently with Blanca about the shop.


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