Marijuana in Fresno? Debate is Just Warming Up

The Fresno City Council took a puff, puff, pass on setting a limit on the number of marijuana plants an individual could grow Thursday. In a procedural move, Council President Clint Olivier removed the vote from the agenda. Attempts to return it failed. The...

Poll: What Should Fresno’s Marijuana Limit Be?

The Fresno City Council will try for the third time Thursday to set a limit on how many marijuana plants people can grow at home. California law allows six plants per residence, but local jurisdictions are allo...

Fresno Council: Marijuana Regs, Carbon Credits

Council Tackles Marijuana Plant Limits Again Here are the items that are grabbing my attention from the Thursday, Aug. 24, Fresno City Council meeting: Will the third time be a charm for the city to adopt...

Newsom on Pot, Gay Marriage and Temperance Flat

He currently holds the No. 2 position in California, but Gavin Newsom is gunning for the top job. The Democratic front-runner to succeed Jerry Brown held a public meet-and-greet in front of a receptive audience of approximately 150 Tuesday evening in downto...