Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Pushing for prison realignment change - CBS 47


Pushing for prison realignment change
CBS 47
Lynne Brown with Advocates for Public Safety said, "It's a huge public safety issue. The statistics across the state with violent crime or property crime are ramping up after decades of decline." In Fresno, roughly one quarter of the murders this year ...

Valley illustrator at Arts Center - Hanford Sentinel


Valley illustrator at Arts Center
Hanford Sentinel
Chances are if you have lived in the Central Valley for the past 30 years and read its largest newspaper, you have viewed Doug Hansen's illustrations. Hansen, who worked for The Fresno Bee for more than 30 years, is now a professor at California State ...

Fresno State Students Facing Another Tuition Hike - KMJ Now


Fresno State Students Facing Another Tuition Hike
KMJ Now
SAN FRANCISCO â€" A California State University panel approved a plan Tuesday to raise tuition by 5 percent early next year if voters reject Gov. Jerry Brown's tax initiative and trigger a $250 million funding cut to the 23-campus system. The CSU board ...

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Valley briefs: Caltrans will activate connector meters - Fresno Bee


Valley briefs: Caltrans will activate connector meters
Fresno Bee
The California Department of Transportation will activate its first freeway-to-freeway connector ramp meters in the northbound lanes of Highway 41 from eastbound and westbound Highway 180 today. The ramp meters will be fully functional from 4:15 to 6 ...

Dialogue continues between SPCA, Fresno - Fresno Bee


Dialogue continues between SPCA, Fresno
Fresno Bee
With a little more than a week to go until doomsday, officials at Fresno City Hall are trying behind the scenes to convince an old but aggrieved partner to continue providing the city's animal-control services. Whether it's short-term or long-term is ...

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Setting up the kill - The Collegian


The Collegian

Setting up the kill
The Collegian
In sports, possibly the biggest cheers and fan praises are reserved for the players who rack up goals, points, touchdownsâ€"and kills. In fast-paced volleyballâ€"a sport that seems to increase in suspense the longer the ball fails to hit the groundâ€"the ...

Earth Log: Is China's ozone a big problem in Valley? - Fresno Bee


Earth Log: Is China's ozone a big problem in Valley?
Fresno Bee
Scientists are exploring a game-changer in the battle over cleaning up the San Joaquin Valley's air: China might make bigger contributions to the ozone problem than anyone knows. Researchers already have established that pollution is floating eastward ...