Surveillance video shows the frightening moments as a Fresno Starbucks customer fights a robber armed with a knife. The incident happened Thursday, July 20. The suspect, who was stabbed himself during the fight, got away but was later captured.
A 14-week-old panther -- they're actually melanistic leopards -- named Jet is adjusting to his new home at Project Survival's Cat Haven in the eastern Fresno County foothills. Roscoe the dog is helping.
Clovis Mayor Bob Whalen welcomes visiting pole vaulters during a luncheon Thursday before the 23rd annual North American Pole Vault Association Championships. The event returns to Old Town Clovis on Friday starting at 4:45 p.m. and running to about 9:15 p.m. Admission is free.
Fresno County sheriff's authorities are looking for a thief who entered the home of an elderly man in a wheelchair and stole money and a gun. The robbery happened July 18 near East Princeton Avenue and North Maple Avenue. Anyone with information can call (559) 600-3111 or Crime Stoppers at (559) 498-7867. It's case No. 17-10409.
The 129th Rescue Wing shows its recent firefighting efforts in Northern California. The crew on the Pave Hawk helicopter, included Major Nate Nowaski, Capt. Tyler Gibson, Staff Sgt. Christian Meyers and Senior Airman Ryan Dumatol. Video was posted July 17, 2017.
The 70,000-plus-acre Detwiler fire burning near Yosemite National Park west of Mariposa can bee seen from a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite above. The satellite imagery shows wind pushing the smoke.
Clint Olivier, Fresno City Council president, explains Thursday, July 20, a 3-3 vote on the cultivation of marijuana, one aspect of the Fresno's broad ban of recreational pot. Earlier in the day, Olivier tweeted: "Council kills marijuana ban."
A wildfire in Mariposa County, called the Detwiler Fire, has consumed thousands of acres and threatened the town of Mariposa. Here are a couple time-lapse images of the fire from Tuesday, July 18, 2017.