Archive for February 8th, 2017

Mayor Brand Statement on the Passing of Joe Williams

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FRESNO, CA  – Mayor Lee Brand released the following statement on the death of Joe Williams, Fresno’s first elected African-American city councilman:  “Joe Williams was a pioneer in our community, a true visionary who overcame discrimination to become Fresno’s first African-American councilmember. He dedicated his career to transforming our city into a place where opportunity [...]

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Fresno Fuego to battle another pro foe at Chukchansi Park; Reno 1868 FC of United Soccer League

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FRESNO, Calif. – The Fresno Fuego (USL Premier Development League) has announced another preseason exhibition match, against Reno 1868 FC of the United Soccer League on Saturday, March 4.  Following the Fuego’s match against Sacramento Republic FC on February 18 (7 p.m., tickets on sale), it will make two USL opponents (one level below Major League [...]

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President Trump To Meet With Sheriff Margaret Mims

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Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims is scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump on Wednesday to discuss issues pertaining to immigration from the perspective of law enforcement. Sheriff Mims is a member of the Law Enforcement Immigration Task Force. The Task Force includes more than 60 police chiefs, sheriffs and law enforcement leaders from across [...]

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