Should FAX bus drivers be rewarded with extra time off just for showing up to

The Fresno City Council on Thursday voted to approve a new union contract for FAX bus drivers that included raises and a new incentive time-off program, but not without a contentious debate over city-wide employee performance and accountability. FAX bus drivers were caught in the cross hairs of a dispute among council members on how …

Bulldogs at Boise State: Broncos break on top with Hoggarth field goal

Bulldogs on a run of penalties Fresno State is second in the Mountain West, averaging just 5.1 penalties per game, The Bulldogs were just called for their fifth penalty in the first quarter, a holding call against left guard Logan Hughes.. Boise takes lead with FG Boise State is up 3-0, getting a 35-yard field …

No. 15 Virginia Tech tops Gardner-Webb 87-59 in opener

Nickeil Alexander-Walker and freshman Isaiah Wilkins scored 21 points apiece, and No. 15 Virginia Tech opened its season with an 87-59 win over Gardner-Webb on Friday night. Kerry Blackshear Jr. added 14 points for the Hokies, who allowed Gardner-Webb to keep it close until after halftime. Nate Johnson scored 17 points to lead the Runnin’ …

Bullard, Edison play road warriors in the first round. But can either keep it

If Bullard High and Edison are to make a run in the Central Section Division I playoffs, it’ll have to be on the road. On Friday in the first round, both teams proved they were up to the challenge. No. 12 Bullard trounced No. 5 St. Joseph 45-28 in Santa Maria behind five touchdowns from …

Woman dies from hit-and-run in central Fresno. Driver on the loose, police say

A woman died Thursday night from a hit-and-run incident in central Fresno. Around 7:15 p.m., Fresno Police received a report of a woman lying in a gutter at the intersection of McKinley Avenue and First Street, Lt. Jennifer Horsford said. When officers arrived, they found the woman in critical condition. The victim, whose identity was …

The Latest: Trump skips some of usual attack lines at rally

The Latest on President Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Wisconsin (all times local): 8:45 p.m. President Donald Trump has skipped some of his usual attack lines at a campaign rally in Wisconsin. Trump certainly wasn’t tame as he addressed thousands at an airport hangar on Wednesday while law enforcement officials nationwide scrambled to find those …