Clovis Councilman Defends ‘Riffraff’ Renters

During last week’s debate about approving a Clovis housing development, a comment from the audience set off Councilman Vong Mouanoutoua. He delivered a passionate retort, defending apartment renters like himsel...

Politics 101: Should Clovis Tax Airbnb Rentals?

Should Clovis residents who rent out their homes through services such as Airbnb be taxed? The Clovis City Council will ask staff to come up with a plan at Monday’s (Oct. 9) meeting, which is scheduled for 6 p.m. There have been a number of complaints, c...

City of Clovis Welcomes New City Manager

In a unanimous decision Monday night, the Clovis City Council appointed Luke Serpa as the Clovis City Manager effective July 1, 2017. “This was an incredibly important decision for the Council,” said Clovis ...

Bessinger vs. Soares for open Clovis Council seat

In less than three weeks, Clovis voters will decide on three council seats, two of which are guaranteed to put someone new in office. Of those three races, only one has more than one person running: Drew Bessinger vs. Paul Soares to fill the remaining two-year...

Clovis Council Candidates Forum

Four of the five hopefuls for the Clovis city council met at a forum Monday morning. The city hosted the event at the Senior Center. While not a debate format, the candidates answered questions one at a time ad...