What happens when the UFW goes AWOLMay 11, 2015
The year was 1990: the Berlin Wall was beginning to fall, The Simpsons became its own TV show, and the Hubble telescope was put into orbit. Locally, it was the same year the UFW was elected as the representative...
Recovering from bad burns, Cpt. Dern got an unexpected visitMay 9, 2015
Fresno Fire Captain Pete Dern is still recovering from severe burns after he fell into a home lit ablaze by an arsonist. But on Friday, he received an unexpected visit from students at Maple Creek...
Crime & Punishment
How Fresno cops stand in stark contrast to Ferguson and BaltimoreMay 8, 2015
While cops are perpetually in a state of bad PR, Chief Jerry Dyer is getting some positive ink from an unlikely source: the Washington Post. The Post’s Wesley Lowery writes: At a time when other...
Throwback Thursday hits State Center Community College District leadershipMay 7, 2015
It’s like deja vu hit Fresno County’s largest community college district. After ousting Chancellor Deborah Blue from her post in March of 2014, the State Center Community College District board installed her predecessor – Bill Stewart...
Democrat & In the District: Arambula creates Assembly campaign committeeMay 6, 2015
It’s officially official: Joaquin Arambula is in the race to replace Assemblyman Henry T. Perea in Assembly District 31. Arambula filed the paperwork to launch his campaign committee on April 28, documents from the Secretary...
The boon for Tedford’s Fresno State turnaround? Tickets, recruits, and buzz.October 24, 2017
Jeff Tedford and his Bulldogs are well on their way to giving Fresno State officials something they’ve dreamed about for years: Leverage on the ticket prices.
Bulldogs steamroll New Mexico, 38-0, with dazzling offenseOctober 14, 2017
Behind Marcus McMariyon's arm (and even legs), Fresno State continued its roll through Mountain West play staying unbeaten in the conference.
Jim Verros on a Fresno Unified strike: “It’s going to change the conversation”September 25, 2017
A teacher's strike will shakeup the summer storyline of Brooke Ashjian's comments and put the focus back on bread-and-butter issues.
Jim Verros on DACA changes: “Absolutely this is a ploy” by both partiesSeptember 10, 2017
Jim Verros talked with CBS47 This Morning to discuss changes to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.