Finally, Fresno Unified’s Trajectory Is Pointing Up

After 43 years of bare-knuckled brawling, the leaders of Fresno Unified and its teachers union tried something different in hope of getting a better result. Bill McEwen Opinion It worked. And that's good news for the district's students...
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Arizona Cardinals Sign Top Pick Kyler Murray to Four-Year Deal

TEMPE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals have signed Kyler Murray in time for their rookie minicamp. Arizona signed the No. 1 overall draft pick to a four-year contract Thursday worth about $35 million with a team option for a fifth. It includes a signing bonus...

Sacramento Teachers Set Strike Date. Is Fresno Next?

  Opinion By Bill McEwen California's union teachers are tired and frustrated. They believe they are underpaid and underappreciated. They are also committed to getting significant raises and a bigger say about what goes on in their schools and classro...