From the worst team in Fresno State history to arguably the best in the span of two seasons? It’s a heart-warming, feel-good, story of perseverance that culminated in a 31-20 Las Vegas Bowl victory over Arizona State.
Fresno State won the Mountain West, is nationally ranked and has a chance to win 12 games for the first time in program history. And for that the Bulldogs get to play the No. 6 team from the Pac-12? Something stinks.
While more and more NFL prospects elect to sit out their school’s bowl games, Fresno State’s record-setting receiver KeeSean Johnson looks at Saturday’s Las Vegas Bowl against Arizona State as “a good opportunity.”
Fresno’s proposed cannabis regulations, scheduled for a City Council vote Thursday, won’t bring California’s fifth-largest city the tax revenues it needs. But it’s a start, and we have Councilman Clint Olivier to thank.
Judges have a difficult job, and jury duty is an important civic responsibility that many try to dodge. That said, Superior Court Judge James Petrucelli’s comments to Fresno, CA, mom were callous and out of line.
California Governor-elect Gavin Newsom was a frequent visitor to town during the campaign. One months after election day, he seems intent on breaking “the meme of elected officials ignoring the Valley.”
Here’s why Fresno State’s 19-16 victory over Boise State for Mountain West Conference football championship is a landmark. The San Joaquin Valley has been waiting for this result for more than 20 years.
Fresno State Bulldogs fans love to hate the Boise State Broncos. Here are reasons from the past for the rivalry as the college football teams prepare to play in the Mountain West championship game in Idaho.
Two weeks after the city unveiled its vision of how a high-speed rail station could transform downtown, an audit cast doubt on the project’s management and viability. That only adds fuel to critics who don’t want Fresno to change.
Fresno State can’t prevent Jeff Tedford’s name from being bandied about in coaching vacancies. What new AD Terry Tumey and President Joseph Castro can do is make this as good a situation for him as possible.
Tired of watching Fresno’s River West Open Space Area get trashed by litterbugs, Tom Bohigian placed some cans with a positive message. One year later, the 508-acre area west of Highway 41 is a lot cleaner.
Republicans lost control of the House, so Devin Nunes’ election victory over Democratic challenger Andrew Janz must feel a bit hollow. Now that Nunes can no longer thwart the investigation into President Trump’s ties with Russia, what’s his next step?
The youth vote may just be the calming influence our heated political climate needs, Fresno (CA) Bee columnist Marek Warszawski writes. For the good of our democracy, let’s hope young people flex their political muscle in Tuesday’s election.
Of all the initiatives on Tuesday’s election ballot in California, only one is completely non-partisan and wouldn’t cost taxpayers a dime. Yet Proposition 7 would benefit nearly all 40 million people living here.
Saturday’s 50-20 shellacking of Hawaii showed how Fresno State under second-year coach Jeff Tedford is ready for anything. That includes field goals returned for touchdowns and when a Bulldog Stadium light tower goes dark.
Fresno, CA Mayor Lee Brand and members of the city’s police and fire departments are telling untruths in an effort to get the 2018 election ballot measure voted down. Here’s why you should support better parks.
Derek Carr is far too classy to demand a trade. He’s also far too loyal to his teammates and to Raiders fans most of all. But the former Fresno State standout deserves a fresh start and clean break from a franchise that’s going nowhere except plunging toward the bottom.
Plenty of work remains before downtown Fresno, CA can truly be considered revitalized. But as the past year has shown, people here do want to eat, live and party downtown. We just have to keep giving them reasons.
Fresno State is 7-1 at home under coach Jeff Tedford. But the home atmosphere would be even better if hard-partying fans didn’t miss the opening kickoff while standing in line to enter Bulldog Stadium.
Assemblyman Jim Patterson said the DMV promised to increase operating hours including Saturdays, and less crowding and waiting for customers. Despite an increased budget to accomplish that, Patterson says the DMV has failed to deliver its promises.