Miguel Arias OK With Tax Vote for More Fresno PD

Miguel Arias thinks he understands the issues facing Fresno better than anyone running for Fresno City Council, District 3. That is why he is running for the seat that covers much of south and west Fresno, including downtown. Currently in the final term as ...
Daren Miller and Craig Scharton

Westside Council Race Draws Crowd

Two hopefuls announced their plans to run for Fresno city council on Thursday (Jan. 4). Daren Miller, a community advocate and educator in Madera, made a formal announcement in front of about 50 supporters a...

West Fresno Residents Rejoice. Darling Plant Move OK’d

Click on the video above to watch Mary Curry talk about the importance of moving the Darling plant For decades, west Fresno residents complained about factories in their neighborhoods. Then five years ago, a group filed a lawsuit seeking change. As of Thurs...

Politics 101: Bredefeld, Baines and the Clerk

There have been interesting developments, first noted by CV Observer’s George Hostetter, about Fresno City Clerk Yvonne Spence taking offense to Councilman Garry Bredefeld’s NFL rant Sept. 28. Both Bredefeld’s ...

Baines Answers Bredefeld With Comments on Race, #TakeAKnee

Fresno-native and Pittsburgh Steelers player Robert Golden delivered these comments via video: When Fresno City Councilman Garry Bredefeld shared his thoughts on the NFL player’s protest of the National Anthem, his colleague Oliver Baines was on officia...