Photo of Phia Chia performing on a traditional Hmong instrument, the qeej

Hmong Celebrate New Year in Fresno Amid Tight Security

FRESNO — Thousands of people gathered Thursday in Fresno to celebrate the Hmong new year amid heightened security in the wake of a neighborhood shooting that killed four people. “This is a wish for 2019 to move away (with) all the evil." — Minnesota Sen. Fo...
Photo of Vietnam War 'style' B&W image circa 1968 of two helicopters flying low over the rice paddies of South Vietnam looking for Viet Cong insurgents during the Tet Offensive in 1968.

Rediscovering America: A Quiz on the Vietnam War

By David Tucker National Vietnam War Veterans Day officially is observed March 29, which is the date in 1973 when the last of American combat troops were withdrawn from Vietnam. The quiz below, from the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University, As...

This Video Brings the Cost of Freedom Close to Home

Since 2013, Central Valley Honor Flight has been thanking area veterans by providing them with expense-paid trips to visit America's service memorials in Washington, D.C. To date, more than 700 World War II veterans, 300 Korean War veterans, and 25 Vietnam ...