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Bakers, Coufos Set to Buy Grizzlies

City Council unanimously passed the measure to update the lease agreement pending the team's sale. Our updated coverage will follow shortly. After years of talk about the sale of the Fresno Grizzlies, a tran...

Fresno Muslims Celebrate End of Ramadan Fast

After a month of fasting for the holy month of Ramadan, Valley Muslims celebrated Eid. “This day is the conclusion of 29 days of fasting,” says Imam Seyed Ghazvini, who led services Sunday morning (June 25) ...

Miss California Pageant Arrives in Fresno

It’s that time of year when Fresno becomes more beautiful. The 46 women competing in the 2017 Miss California arrived at City Hall today (June 23), starting eight days of events leading up the final on Satur...

Tate Hill, part 2: PLAs, Where to Spend $70M

In part two of GV Wire's conversation with Fresno council candidate Tate Hill, we talk about his thoughts on project labor agreements and how $70 million in Cap & Trade funds should be spent in the city? ...

Spelling Champ Ananya’s Whirlwind

It’s been a whirlwind tour since Fresno’s Ananya Vinay won the National Spelling Bee. GV Wire caught up with the soon-to-be middle school student at the Fresno State of the City event. We talked about her...

Brand: 10k jobs in 10 years

Mayor Lee Brand delivered his first State of the City speech since taking office. He delivered his address to a full house at the Fresno Convention Center New Exhibit Hall this afternoon (June 21). Brand rev...