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Visalia-based solar firm soars in Inc. 5000 business-growth rankings

Word on the Street: CalCom Solar’s rapid revenue growth from 2012 to 2015 drove it to No. 3 on business magazine’s list of fastest-growing private businesses in the U.S. The company focuses on developing solar projects for farms and agriculture-related businesses. At least five other central San Joaquin Valley businesses are also on Inc.’s 5000 list.

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Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest

Native Americans from reservations hundreds of miles away from North Dakota have joined the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's growing protest against a $3.8 billion four-state oil pipeline that they say could disturb sacred sites and impact drinking water for 8,000 tribal members and millions further downstream.

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Take a tour of the new Habitat for Humanity Fresno ReStore

Habitat for Humanity Fresno County is opening a ReStore at Shaw and Marks avenues in northwest Fresno. It's the second location in the area. The first is in Clovis. Take a tour of the store and see what treasures you can find.
BoNhia Lee The Fresno Bee
Take a tour of the new Habitat for Humanity Fresno ReStore 1:17

Take a tour of the new Habitat for Humanity Fresno ReStore

Hmong farmers struggle in drought 2:14

Hmong farmers struggle in drought

Hobby Lobby store opens to large crowds in Fresno 2:06

Hobby Lobby store opens to large crowds in Fresno

Farm adviser helping improve wine grapes in San Joaquin Valley 1:11

Farm adviser helping improve wine grapes in San Joaquin Valley