Opinion Columns & Blogs

Opinion Columns & Blogs

What do farmers think about trade wars?

Kerman farmer Paul Betancourt likes fair trade, so he’s supporting Trump’s big gamble with ag products. In over 20 years, Trump is the first one in D.C. to do more than wring his hands on the issue, Betancourt says. Yes, trade wars are nerve wracking, but if we get more fair trade deals it is worth it.

Central Valley man seeking $1M after Merced County officers killed his dog

Dos Palos resident George Aguaristi, who plans to file a lawsuit against Merced County, speaks about how officers killed his dog Samson in May, at his home in Dos Palos, Calif., on Thursday, June 21, 2018.