State Stalls, Fresno Co. Moves Ahead on Suicide Prevention

State Sen. Melissa Hurtado (D-Sanger) wants to help prevent suicide, especially among youth. So she authored SB 331, a bipartisan bill requiring each California county to develop a suicide prevention plan. Listen to this article: https://d28jd3p91iwyr0...
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Cox-Valadao Congressional Rematch Official in District 21

A month after filing his paperwork and appearing at a public event with the vice president, David Valadao has made it official. The Hanford Republican is running for Congress in a rematch against TJ Cox (D-Fresno). "I cannot continue to sit silent while ...
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Valley Democrats Declare War on Invasive Swamp Rats

Rep. Josh Harder of Turlock put on waders and traipsed through the water in search of swamp rats recently. The goal: Publicizing a bill that he and three other California Democrats have introduced targeting ...

Valadao Thinking About 2020 Rematch Vs. TJ Cox

What has David Valadao been doing since leaving office in January? “Milking cows,” said the dairy farm owner and former Hanford congressman. Valadao lost to TJ Cox by 862 votes in the 21st District race, ...

No Cops, No Budget, Says City Council Candidate Karbassi

Fresno City Council hopeful Mike Karbassi wants District 2 to know he is the law and order candidate. At a fundraiser Tuesday night at the Sierra Sport and Racquet Club, having police chief Jerry Dyer and district attorney Lisa Smittcamp in attendance was a...