Photo of two canoes on the San Joaquin River near Fresno

My Turn: A Chance to Finally Solve the Delta Quandary

It is imperative to improve the health of the greater Delta watershed, a major source of water for cities and farms across the state. And various stakeholders have a chance to achieve that goal in the coming weeks while protecting important economic interests....

Is This Building Historic? Or Should It Be Demolished?

Update, 6/21/2018: The City Council pushed back making a decision on this item until an unspecified date in July. Councilman Steve Brandau said PG&E needed more time to respond to the city's request to place the item on the Local Register of Historic Resou...

Watch Bruce Rudd Drop the Hammer on River Board

On Wednesday (Dec. 13), the state agency in charge of San Joaquin River issues approved a contentious plan to build an access point that runs through Spano Park in northwest Fresno. The location pitted neighbor...

Brandau’s So-Called ‘Fake News’ Proves to be Real

Opinion by David Taub In life, the anticipation of an event sometimes far surpasses the actual outcome. For example, the political sniping that preceded the San Joaquin River Conservancy board meeting Wednesday (Nov. 15) proved much more entertain...