Run-offs Likely in Fresno Council Races. Madera DA Ousted.

UPDATED AT 12:18 A.M. The three Fresno City Council seats up for grabs in Tuesday's primary appear headed to November run-offs. With 91% of precincts reporting in District 7, Brian Whelan was capturing 39% of the vote — well below the 50% plus one vote n...
Fresno City Council District 7 candidates at GV Wire forum

Democrats Dominate Early Fresno District 7 Voting

Veva Islas, one of three candidates vying for the Fresno City Council District 7 seat, sent out a campaign email Wednesday morning stating that "Democratic mail ballots in District 7 so far are outnumbering tho...
Photo Illustration of the proposed Temperance Flat dam north of Fresno, California

Temperance Flat Blocked. No Help to Salmon, State Rules.

To say that figuring out the state funding formula for the proposed Temperance Flat dam is complicated is an understatement. But the reason for the state's decision to award just $171 million for the $2.6 billion project is crystal clear. The California ...

Is Dyer Opening the Door to a Political Future?

Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer is not ruling out a future in politics. Politics 101 David Taub “I’ve never shut a door on anything. But I do know at the present time, I’m very happy serving as the police chief," Dyer told GV Wire. "Ther...