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Collegian scores Hostetter as new adviser

Veteran Fresno reporter George Hostetter has joined the Fresno State family as the adviser to The Collegian, the university’s student-run newspaper. Hostetter is one of the most esteemed reporters in Fresno, according to many who spoke of him when he ...

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Can the war on poverty be won?

Almost hundreds gathered in downtown Fresno for a discussion on how the city can win the war on poverty. The discussion was hosted by Zocalo Public Square and The California Wellness Foundation at Frank’s Place inside the Warnors Center for ...

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Swearengin losing in controller bid

As of midnight Tuesday with 85 percent of the vote in, Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin trailed Democrat Betty Yee in her bid for California state controller. The results showed Yee with 52 percent of the vote and Swearengin with 48 ...

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Fate of Fulton Mall to be decided

A showdown is set for Thursday where, after years of debate, Fresno City Council is expected to decide the fate of the Fulton Mall.

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Obama offers drought assistance in first trip to Central Valley

President Barack Obama wrapped up his visit to the Fresno area Friday evening after meeting with farmers and local leaders to address California’s historic drought. “Today, we’re here to talk about the resource that’s keeping more and more California’s farmers ...

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Traffic returning to Fulton Mall

Soon there may be more than foot traffic through the Fulton Mall in Fresno thanks to a federal grant to fund a makeover for part of the city’s struggling Downtown district. The mall was among 52 projects to receive money ...

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Mayor Swearengin addresses downtown revitalization

Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin spoke on at Fresno Ste as part of the Rethinking Downtown Fresno event on March 23, addressing the current problems with the area and how she plans to revive the city’s life by giving the city ...

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Ashley Swearengin speaks out on downtown Fresno

Ashley Swearengin speaks at the Fresno State Satellite Student Union in a public forum called “Rethinking Downtown Fresno”. The mayor discussed her passion and interest in the cultivation of downtown Fresno.  

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Fresno proclaims Centennial Commencement Day

California State University, Fresno’s 100th Commencement was recognized by Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin with a proclamation celebrating the Saturday, May 21, ceremony at the Save Mart Center.

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Univision monopolized debate

I was one of the 30 students that received a ticket to Saturday’s California gubernatorial debate. As I stood in the first of three lines that day, I observed the crowd. I saw very few ticket holders that looked like ...

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Taylor nation

She proved it in front of deafening screams, undeniable excitement.

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Fight the beast

You should know about it by now, and if you don’t then they just might be talking about you.

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Prop. 8 leads; Swearengin is Fresno mayor

Proposition 8, the controversial ballot measure that would eliminate the right of same-sex couples to marry, held a narrow lead on Election Night.

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Local and state-wide election results

Local and state-wide election results.

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The Collegian Votes

We believe Obama’s positions on America’s most important issues — the war, health care, the economy — are more consistent with what the country actually needs right now.

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Mayoral nominees, head to head

While most Fresno State voters focus on the choice of their next president, a smaller but just as significant Nov. 4 race is going on, right in their backyard: the election of Fresno’s next mayor.

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Swearengin’s, Perea’s differences set apart in debate

One of 13 mayoral debates between candidates Ashley Swearengin and Henry T. Perea took place on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at the Tower Theatre.

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