FFA state conference outgrows Valley; will move to SoCal

The annual statewide FFA leadership conference, one of Fresno’s largest conventions with more than 7,000 participants, wrapped up its four day event Tuesday. But officials say that after 23 years in the city, it won’t be back next year because ‘we are in need of more space.’

Man struck multiple times in Merced County shooting, deputies say

A man described as being in his early 20s was shot multiple times in the upper body around 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018, near Plainsburg Road and Childs Avenue in Planada, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Office.