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Recreational Cannabis Shops? Mayor Brand Says No Way.

The top story out of Thursday’s (June 14) Fresno City Council meeting was the approval of a November ballot measure taxing cannabis sales. Politics 101 David Taub Regulations are still needed before there is anything to tax. And two-thirds...
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Madera County Voters Lead the Way Among Valley Counties

It's not clear what exactly drove California voters to mail in their ballots and show up at the polls. For Republicans, perhaps it was President Donald Trump's endorsement of John Cox and the opportunity to get a GOP candidate in the gubernatorial runoff ag...
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FUSD Trustees Go Slow on Go Schools Advice

Go Public Schools Fresno has authored a report detailing new ways to think about education. On Wednesday (May 23), Fresno Unified trustees offered a Solomonesque solution in a tug-o-war between the group and...
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