Who Is No. 1 Among Fresno’s Top 2017 Newsmakers?

  Opinion by Bill McEwen Let's start with this: You won't totally agree with this list of the people who defined Fresno in 2017. Some folks might not agree with a single selection. That's OK. In fact, you might be able to com...

Watch Bruce Rudd Drop the Hammer on River Board

On Wednesday (Dec. 13), the state agency in charge of San Joaquin River issues approved a contentious plan to build an access point that runs through Spano Park in northwest Fresno. The location pitted neighbor...

River Board Grants Access Through Spano Park

Finally, there is direction on where to place a Fresno access point to the San Joaquin River and a planned trail extension. The state agency in charge of making that decision picked a location through a city...

Will River Board Decide Access Issue? We Poll Them

The San Joaquin River Conservancy board meets Wednesday (Dec. 13), 10:30 a.m. at the Clovis Veterans Memorial District (808 Fourth Street, Clovis). One item is on the agenda: Where to build a new access point to the planned Eaton Trail expansion? The choice...

Take Five: Newsom on HSR Audit, Toxic Masculinity

Gavin Newsom visited Fresno on Wednesday (Nov. 29) in his official duties as lieutenant governor. Newsom presided over the California State Lands Commission meeting. According to Newsom’s office, this is the fi...

City Hall Quiet as Newsom Favors River Access Plan

Supporters of a contentious plan to access the San Joaquin River Parkway through a Fresno neighborhood won the endorsement of the state’s No. 2 politician. Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom appeared in Fresno Wednesday (Nov. 29) afternoon to preside over a State Lands ...