Recap & Trade: How Valley Legislators Voted

Governor Jerry Brown pushed hard for a Cap & Trade extension and thanks to approval from both chambers of the legislature, he will get it. Monday night (July 17), the state Senate approved AB 398 (28-12)...

The Future of Fulton Street

In the first of a series anticipating the reopening of Fulton Street, GV Wire took a walking tour of the iconic location in downtown Fresno. Craig Scharton, the interim president/CEO of the Downtown Fresno P...

Valley PBS Presents Tapped Out

"Tapped Out," initially airing on Valley PBS (KVPT-18.1), tells the story of water from the perspective of the farmer. The four-part series, by filmmaker Jeff Aiello, explores all aspects of Valley water: wh...

Federal Water Battle: HR 23 Play by Play

“Whiskey is for drinking, water is for fighting.” -attributed to Mark Twain The fight over who gets to use California’s water spilled again on the floor of the House of Representatives. The same fractures...

Cleaner Air or Over-Regulation?

It’s a plan to expand a state program that is supposed to clean up the air. The current Cap & Trade program is supposed to expire in 2020. But, leaders in Sacramento, led by Governor Jerry Brown (D) want...

Kamala is Listening: Senator Hears Valley Ag

Paying her first visit to the Central Valley since her election to the U.S. senate, Kamala Harris toured a local farm and held a roundtable a who’s who of the Valley ag community. Dennis Parnagian, co-owner ...