Marijuana in Fresno? Debate is Just Warming Up

The Fresno City Council took a puff, puff, pass on setting a limit on the number of marijuana plants an individual could grow Thursday. In a procedural move, Council President Clint Olivier removed the vote fro...

Fresno Council: Marijuana Regs, Carbon Credits

Council Tackles Marijuana Plant Limits Again Here are the items that are grabbing my attention from the Thursday, Aug. 24, Fresno City Council meeting: Will the third time be a charm for the city to adopt...

Talk Show Host Lands on 940 ESPN

A Fresno radio host is returning to the air. Christopher Gabriel, last heard on Power Talk 96.7, will debut a new afternoon show on 940 ESPN, starting Aug. 28. The show will air 3-6 p.m. with an extra Friday...

Campus Leaders Speak on California Travel Ban

Goldsmith, Castro Offer Different Takes on AB 1887 A state law enacted this year would prevent public institutions like Fresno State from using taxpayer money to travel to eight states that are perceived to ha...

Fresno City Manager Stakes Out Her Priorities

Fresno’s new City Manager Wilma Quan-Schecter gave her first public address last week at a Chamber of Commerce event. She echoed City Hall priorities and revealed some interesting facts about upcoming projects....

Newsom on Pot, Gay Marriage and Temperance Flat

He currently holds the No. 2 position in California, but Gavin Newsom is gunning for the top job. The Democratic front-runner to succeed Jerry Brown held a public meet-and-greet in front of a receptive audie...