Sequoia National Park to close Thursday evening
National Park Service officials are unsure when the Giant Forest within Sequoia National Park will reopen.
March 9, 2023
Great Wolf Lodge axes deal to open massive Visalia resort, water park
The indoor waterpark resort would have been the third location in California, and a hefty boon to Visalia's growing commercial hub.
February 28, 2023
Jackpot, baby! Fresno St. standout Rivers wins $500k at Vegas casino
Ronnie Rivers went from scoring touchdowns in Los Angeles to hitting jackpots in Las Vegas.
February 6, 2023
Fresno’s airport (finally) starts its climb into rarified air
Long overlooked, Fresno-Yosemite International is breaking passenger records, boasting stable financials, and winning key funding for upgrades and expansion.
January 30, 2023
Yosemite reimposes indoor mask mandate
The National Park, which just dumped its COVID-centered reservation system, is now requiring visitors mask-up.
January 17, 2023
Calif.’s digital license plates are hackable
California made waves approving digital license plates. The security risks are now becoming apparent.
January 9, 2023
Valley favorite ski resort sold. Here’s who owns China Peak now.
After 13 years in the owner's box, Tim Cohee has sold China Peak Ski Resort. Here's who is taking over.
December 11, 2022
Yosemite to dump reservation system to enter park. Why it may not be “goodbye” forever.
A coronavirus-era policy of reservations to enter Yosemite National Park is on the way out next year, park officials said on Tuesday.
November 15, 2022
Fresno’s proposed Convention Center Marriott secures financing
The proposed Convention Center-anchored Courtyard Marriott in downtown Fresno secured its construction funding on Monday, bringing the project one step closer to breaking ground.
November 1, 2022
Union rejects Biden deal, reviving rail strike possibility
A union representing about 12,000 rail workers on Monday voted down a tentative contract that was brokered by the White House last month ahead of a possible rail strike.
October 11, 2022