How to Spend $70M in Fresno

Receiving government money is never a quick and easy process. Take the $70 million in Cap & Trade funds granted to the City of Fresno. The law (AB 2722) was signed into law in September 2016 with a big cere...

Another Dutch Bros. Perks in Fresno

Business for a popular coffee chain is percolating. On Friday, the latest Dutch Bros. is opening in north Fresno at Behymer & Maple. “We have hired over 40 new employees for this new location,” says l...

Fresno Pet Stores Promote Rescue Shelters

Recently, in San Francisco an ordinance was passed that animals sold in pet stores can only come from rescue organizations. However, in Fresno, pet stores made their commitment early on to avoid selling pets...

City history or red tape?

For many years, the term “Business Friendly Fresno” has been heard at City Hall in an effort to make it easy to expand the economy. But red tape and roadblocks from a city commission is preventing one man from ...

Fresno judge favors gun advocates in free speech case

A federal judge in Fresno favored a gun rights groups in a free speech case, the Los Angeles Times reports. Judge Lawrence O'Neill issued  a preliminary injunction against the state of California preventing a g...

McClintock on Political Civility

This past weekend, Congressman Tom McClintock (R-Mariposa/Roseville) held a town hall meeting in Roseville that ended with McClintock leaving with a police escort. Citizens were upset over the pending cuts to O...

Amazing Valley flood video

It may be dryer today, but Tuesday was a wet one for the Central Valley. GV Wire photographer Michael Wooten captured this footage on De Wolf Avenue, north of Shepherd Avenue near Clovis. E-mail GV Wire...

RFK, Jr. on Monsanto, Immigration, Vaccines

Noted environmental attorney Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. appeared in Fresno on Friday. He was there on behalf of state court case where pesticide manufacturer Monsanto is challenge a state labeling law. GV Wire c...

Hundreds rally for immigrants at Fresno City Hall

Could Fresno become a sanctuary city? Lee Brand told the Fresno Bee no earlier this week. At Thursday’s council meeting, Esmeralda Soria expressed her solidarity with the immigrant community during her counc...