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Battle of the brains: Edison High ranks in top 16 at state Academic Decathlon

Edison High School, which has collected 18 Fresno County Academic Decathlon championship trophies over the years, was the top scoring Valley school and placed 16th overall at the state championship competition last weekend in Sacramento. University High School will not be defending its small schools national championship this year after taking the top prize for the past decade.

Death Notices

Obituaries for Wednesday, March 29

BRADLEY — Rudine Bradley, 98, of Madera died March 23. She was a supervisor for hotel housekeeping. Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. March 30 at Jay Chapel. Service: 11 a.m. March 30 at the funeral home. Remembrance: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Fresno, 340 W. Fallbrook Ave., Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93711.

Crime

Man fatally shot in Huron; suspect in custody

A man is dead following a shooting Monday, March 27, 2017, in Huron, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office reported. After 2:30 p.m., Huron police got a call about shots fired near the intersection of Tornado and Lassen avenues, where officers found two gunfire victims.

Videos

Low-speed chase in Fresno leads to arrest on pot charges

Fresno police Lt. Joe Gomez gives details about a vehicle chase through the northwest part of town Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The suspect was high on marijuana, police said. The slow-speed chase triggered a crash by another car, Gomez said.
Jim Guy The Fresno Bee
Low-speed chase in Fresno leads to arrest on pot charges 0:51

Low-speed chase in Fresno leads to arrest on pot charges

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Fresno State’s economic influence in the Valley

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Did this arrest cost a man his right eye?

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Fresno State Mock Trial team competes in regional tournament