El Niño has given Central California a wet – and welcome – start to the rainy season, raising water levels in foothill reservoirs and blanketing the Sierra with snow. But the tap has been turned off for the foreseeable future.
The countdown to selecting the final “American Idol” has started. Over the next few weeks, final eliminations will be held and the 15th winner will join the list that includes Nick Fradiani, Phillip Phillips, Taylor Hicks, Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson.
When there’s the political will, there tends to be a political way to accomplish the impossible. It appears this finally may be the case with the nation’s long-ignored epidemic of heroin and prescription opioid addiction.
Former Detroit Lions linebacker Zack Follett has opened his second Kuppa Joy coffee shop. This one is at 1900 N. Echo Ave. in Fresno. Here, he explains how his Christian faith led him to open the coffee shops. The original shop is in Old Town Clovis.
Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis updated the progress he's made with his broken arm and how he'll deal with it in the Super Bowl. He also talked about Josh Norman's rise over the last two years.