Top GV Wire stories of the year

GV Wire launched in the summer of 2016. Here is a recap of some of the things we covered. The 16 of '16 on GV Wire (in chronological order): Fresno State ranked 25th Nationally in Washington Monthly ...

GV Wire Special: The Syrian Conflict

The depths of Syrian’s five-year plus civil war took another turn in favor of what some label as the repressive regime. Under the government of Bashar al-Assad, government forces recently recaptured the city of...

Increased fees for new homeowners coming

New homebuyers in Fresno will be saddled with increased fees to pay for essential city services. But some in the home developer industry are unhappy the way the city will spend money designated for new parks. ...

New coats will keep 750 students warm

by Veronique Werz (special to GV Wire) On Tuesday, 750 Central Unified students received brand new coats thanks to the support of the Granville Home of Hope through its partnership with the Foundation for Ce...

McCarthy retains leadership post

Congressman Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield/Porterville) will retain his House Majority Leader post. His colleagues elected him to the number-two position in the Republican-controlled House of Representatives, be...
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VIDEOS: GV Wire covers Election Night

Election night is party night. After months of sometimes bruising campaigning, candidates hold parties to thank their supporters and perhaps celebrate a victory. David Taub and videogrpahers Roe Borunda and ...

Dr. James Bushman on University High

by David Taub The charter renewal of University High School in Fresno has not been as easy as some have hoped. GV Wire spoke with the Head of School, Dr. James Bushman, about issues surrounding UHS including...

Fresno election review: low turnout thus far

by David Taub A look at the elections in Fresno… Lee Brand is the new mayor-elect. In a race that was a dead heat in polls just a few weeks ago, the city councilman broke things open the final few wee...