Nickey Stane Charged in 1996 Killing of Debbie Dorian

Fresno County District Attorney Lisa Smittcamp formally charged a suspect Wednesday in the Debbie Dorian cold case homicide. Nickey Duane Stane, 52, faces murder and rape charges for the Aug. 22, 1996 killing of the 22-year-old Dorian. She was found bound i...
Staged photo of a gang member pointing a gun at a woman in a car

Details of Hmong Murder Suspects and How Police Caught Them

Shortly after the brother of a Mongolian Boys Society member was killed in a Fresno home invasion in the early hours of Nov. 17, gang members met to plan a retaliatory hit. That is some of the new information revealed in the federal criminal complaint filed...

Council Takes Aim at Leakers, Revises Cannabis Store Rules

The City Council approved its anti-leaker ordinance, with one amendment, by a 4-3 vote. The one change: if an elected leader is accused of illegally divulging confidential information, the council would considering hiring an independent counsel to decide wh...
Photo of Mendota Unified children participating in the AMOR groundbreaking

AMOR Wellness Center Aims to Make Mendota a Healthier City

MENDOTA — Mendota residents who need to see a doctor or specialist now might have to travel 40 miles to the nearest hospital or specialty care clinic, but that's about to change. Health care and other social services will be provided in the AMOR Wellness Ce...