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  1. Clearlake Lifts Its Short-Lived Marijuana BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Local

    ... reported Saturday that the Clearlake City Council last week rescinded the ban enacted in February. Only two cities - Fresno and Live Oak - and the county of Fresno have complete marijuana cultivation bans in California. The Clearlake council ...

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  2. Arlington ceremony honors Hmong veterans for 'secret war' sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Stars and Stripes

    ... his lethal times in Laos. Arrayed before 85-year-old John H. "Scotty" Crerar were Hmong veterans, come together from Fresno, Calif., Anchorage, Alaska, and Minneapolis, all the domestic places where a lost war had cast them. Crerar was their blood ...

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  3. Kingsburg rolls to dual D-II swim championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Emily Goodbar and Owen Ansel helped Kingsburg sweep the girls and boys titles at the D-II swimming and diving finals Saturday in Fresno. Goodbar won the 100 fly in a CIF State Championship-qualifying 58.01 seconds and the 100 back in 1:00.90 and was on the winning 200 medley and 400 free relays as the girls scored 318 points.

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  4. California Classic bike riders hit the freewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Cyclists get ready for the start of the California Classic bike ride near Chukchansi Park Saturday, May 16, 2015. About 2,000 riders were expected to take part in the only recreational bike ride in California where part of the route is on a freeway - Highway 168 in Fresno and Clovis.

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  5. Grizzlies Report for May 16: Fresno 5, El Paso 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Grizzlies Sunday: Fresno will send RH Dan Straily to the mound against El Paso LH Jason Lane in game 2 of the four-game series at 12:05 p.m. The Grizzlies will look to continue their recent success away from home, having won four of their past five on the road. The Grizzlies return to Chukchansi Park for an eight-game homestand starting at 6:05 p.m. Thursday against the Nashville Sounds.

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  6. Fresno Grizzlies: Houston Astros prospect Jon Singleton continues to slug away in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Jon Singleton, a Houston Astros prospect currently with Triple-A Fresno, has had a week to remember in the Pacific Coast League with five home runs, three of them grand slams, and 23 RBIs in a five-game stretch. In a five-game run that began Monday, the Houston Astros prospect launched five home runs - three of them with the bases loaded.

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  7. Armen Bacon: Making a choice to #BeBoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    This weekend, while thousands of proud Fresno State Bulldogs relinquish student status in exchange for caps and gowns, diplomas and degrees, I will squirm, watching from the stands, catapulted back in time to another college graduation, my own - one I did not attend. Kidnapped by the arms of wanderlust, I ventured off to see the world instead, hopeful to find Nirvana or that place where the grass is greener.

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  8. Sarah Reyes: South Fresno needs more parks - nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Holmes Playground is one of the few public parks in south Fresno, which has just 1 acre of park space for every 1,000 residents in the area. When I grew up in Fresno, my sister and brother and I would always spend our summers at Holmes Park in southeast Fresno.

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  9. New movie theater Maya Cinemas ready to open May 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Two weeks before the planned May 22 opening of the new Maya Fresno 16 Cinemas complex, the massive theater looks more like a set from the upcoming disaster movie "San Andreas" than the grand salute to the classic movie theater lobby that's envisioned for when it opens. Frank Haffar, the president and chief operating officer of Maya Cinemas, makes his way with Indiana Jones-like stealth down dust-covered halls, through the ongoing construction that includes theaters with exposed ceilings, to the lobby.

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  10. Cyclists ride on the freeway during the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Cyclists ride on the 168 Freeway in Fresno and Clovis after the start of the California Classic bike ride Saturday, May 16, 2015. Video: Craig Kohlruss/The Fresno bee The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.

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  11. Man killed in Clovis crash SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    ... from his vehicle onto Shepherd Avenue and was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, Blaine Thomas, 23, of Fresno had moderate injuries and was taken to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this ...

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  12. Fresno City Council to hear about river-water deliveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Billions of gallons of water are coming to Fresno. The City Council on Thursday will figure out what to do with them.

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  13. California's cap-and-trade program is key to Gov. Jerry Brown's agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Los Angeles Times

    A groundbreaking ceremony is held for a bullet train station in Fresno in January. The use of cap-and-trade funds on the train project has been controversial.

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  14. College Baseball: Easley dedicated to providing a sparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | RecordNET

    ... in California. Now, he and the Mustangs are just two wins away from playing in the state championships May 23-25 in Fresno. - Contact sports editor Bob Highfill at (209) 546-8282 or bhighfill@recordnet.com. Follow him at recordnet.com/sportsblog and ...

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  15. Did Fresno shooting victim's religious beliefs contribute to his death?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Fresno Bee

    A murder trial that began Friday will probe whether a Fresno shooting victim's religious beliefs contributed to his death two years ago. "Jehovah, Jehovah, I'm dying, I'm dying," Omar Silva, a 36-year-old Jehovah's Witness, told a Fresno police officer after he was shot four times at the front door of his home on East Hedges Avenue, south of Fresno City College.

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  16. Valley Runners React To Guilty Verdict of Boston BomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    The fallout from Friday's guilty verdict of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev even reached Fresno. Several runners from the valley were in Boston that fateful day.

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  17. Guest Editorial: Historic Ruling Sends a Clear Message to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Stranger

    Schools continue to be subject to pressure by sex ed opponents who, despite data about the effectiveness of comprehensive sex education, are increasingly idiotic. Earlier this week, a judge in Fresno, California ruled against an abstinence-only sex education program , saying that the school district violated state law by failing to provide adequate instruction on sexual health and HIV prevention.

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  18. PlayCore and CPRS Partner to Offer Symposium to Promote Play and HealthRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | PRWeb

    PlayCore, a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of a broad range of play and recreation products, will be offering a complimentary continuing education symposium in Fresno, CA on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Presented by PlayCore's Center for Professional Development, the event will include sessions that illustrate best practices for promoting community health through adult outdoor fitness parks, as well as providing meaningful play opportunities for people of all ages and abilities through inclusive playgrounds.

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  19. Five Chukchansi tribal police agree to plea deals in casino takeover caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Fresno Bee

    ... that 29 felony counts, for kidnapping, false imprionment and assault with a deadly weapon, are all dismissed," said Fresno attorney Mark Coleman, who represented the five men. At the same time, three others rejected the deal, so their cases will ...

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  20. Arlington ceremony honors Hmong for long-ago sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Fresno Bee

    ... or (917) 685-8879. Arrayed before 85-year-old John H. "Scotty" Crerar were Hmong veterans, come together from Fresno, Anchorage, Alaska, and Minneapolis, all the domestic places where a lost war had cast them. Crerar was their blood brother, one who ...

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