Chavez Makes His Case for Four More Years on City Council

Luis Chavez wants another term on the Fresno City Council. The incumbent southeast Fresno representative won a special election in 2016 to fulfill the remaining two years of Sal Quintero's term after Quintero won a seat on the Fresno County Board of Supervi...
Photo Illustration of Nelson Esparza and Brian Whelan

Whelan, Esparza Compete to Represent the Heart of Fresno

The ideological balance of the Fresno City Council hangs in the district carved out of the city’s center. Brian Whelan is a Republican. Nelson Esparza is a Democrat. Many of their views are consistent with their party ideology. Both want to succeed terme...
Photo of man shopping for marijuana at a legal shop in Las Vegas

Up in Nevada, Folks Really Love Their Cannabis

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Tax collections on recreational marijuana sales in Nevada have exceeded projections for the entire fiscal year in just the first 10 months since they became legal last July. Nevada Department of Taxation Director Bill Anderson says the $...