Tate Hill, part 2: PLAs, Where to Spend $70M

In part two of GV Wire's conversation with Fresno council candidate Tate Hill, we talk about his thoughts on project labor agreements and how $70 million in Cap & Trade funds should be spent in the city? ...

Spelling Champ Ananya’s Whirlwind

It’s been a whirlwind tour since Fresno’s Ananya Vinay won the National Spelling Bee. GV Wire caught up with the soon-to-be middle school student at the Fresno State of the City event. We talked about her...

Brand: 10k jobs in 10 years

Mayor Lee Brand delivered his first State of the City speech since taking office. He delivered his address to a full house at the Fresno Convention Center New Exhibit Hall this afternoon (June 21). Brand rev...

Fun at Cal League All-Star Game in Visalia

Tuesday night (June 20), future Major Leaguers played in the Cal League All-Star Game, hosted by the Visalia Rawhide. A nearly full house endured the 103 degree game time temperature to witness a 5-3 victory by...

Council Rejects Immigrant Defense Fund

The national immigration debate served as the main event during the Fresno city council budget motions today (June 20). A proposal to add $200,000 from the city budget to provide a legal defense fund for unauth...

Tate Hill on Immigration, Housing

Tate Hill wants to bring his business experience to the Fresno city council. The former CEO of the Fresno Metro Black Chamber of Commerce has announced his intention for the district three seat, currently held ...

City Mulls $200k for Immigrant Legal Fund

The city of Fresno would chip in $200,000 for a legal defense fund for illegal immigrants, under an amendment proposed in the city budget. Championed by councilwoman Esmeralda Soria and social justice group ...