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September marks Wilderness Awareness Month

Paul Schlesinger | Reporter @PaulSch_Photog Signed into law in 1964, the Wilderness Act created a nationwide wilderness preservation system and recognized wilderness as “an area...

Old Town gets set for Fall Wine Walk

Photo courtesy of Business Organization of Old Town By Alexandria T. Montes | Reporter @Aliroundup2802 Coming together once again as a community, Old Town Clovis is kicking...

Texas bull rider Bryan Titman takes home grand prize to open Clovis Rodeo

Over 40 of the best bull riders in the county brought their talents to Clovis Thursday night to compete for the grand prize of...

Fresno State helps Gettysburg Elementary celebrate Read across America Day

In honor of Read across America Day, Gettysburg Elementary partnered with Fresno State football players and Coach Tim DeRuyter to bring Dr. Seuss’ books...

Living life on his own terms: Clovis resident combats grim cancer diagnosis with nutrition-based...

By Valerie Shelton In June, lifelong Clovis resident Jim Stashuk, 48, was diagnosed with stage four liver cancer and given six to 11 months to...

True Equestrian: Foals frolic at Fresno State through the spring and summer

By Lauren Mueller, Reporter Spring has sprung at Fresno State. The flowers are blooming, trees are bright green, and out in the fields of the...

Clovis councilmember takes over as Atwater interim police chief

BY BEVERLY BARELA, CONTRIBUTED Clovis councilmember Drew Bessinger has been hired by the City of Atwater as the new Interim Police Chief. The New Jersey native assumed...

Local entrepreneur Eric Santos brings startup company to Fresno

Fresno State alum Eric Santos, 27, is co-founder and CEO of Benchmark Intelligence, a startup company based in downtown Fresno. By Daniel Leon | Editor A...

Clovis Wood Stackers Square Dance Club: Keeping square dancing alive one dancer at a...

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 Have you ever wanted to learn how to square dance but thought to yourself it’s a thing of the past?...

Quilting connection: Nancy Stalker and granddaughter share embroidered bond

By Valerie Shelton, Editor It’s not every day you meet a 15-year-old with sewing skills, but Clovis High sophomore Lauren Stalker is the exception. At the...

Costco’s Clovis warehouse set to relocate

For years, Costco Wholesale owners have been on the hunt for a site to relocate the popular Clovis warehouse and over the last year,...

First Heritage Grove development anticipated to break ground in 2018

In November, the City of Clovis finally met the long-awaited 60 percent threshold on its Loma Vista community to the east. The county required...

District earns clean audit for fourth consecutive year

For the fourth year in a row, Clovis Unified’s financial audit report has come back clean. While the news may not seem too exciting, it...

Music in the Park

The Kiwanis Club of Old Town Clovis is fundraising for “Musical Instruments in the Park,” a project centered around permanent, freestanding instruments that allow...

BREAKING NEWS: Clovis PD searches for man who exposed himself near Freedom Elementary

Staff Report The principal at Freedom Elementary School in Clovis called Clovis Police on Thursday, June 4, to report a man who exposed himself to...

Start the New Year with a clean slate

Contributed by Dr. Edward Treviño Now that the holidays have passed and we’re able to think straight again, it’s time to start putting things into...

Council member sheds light on high premature birth rate

For many Valley residents, the topic of premature birth hits close to home, with so many knowing a child, or at least knowing of...

The Price of Freedom

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92c1Llc_7t8] This Fourth of July, as Americans across the country blast triumphant flares toward the heavens to celebrate 242 years as a nation founded...

Thinking About Health: If you knew how many calories are in that sandwich, would...

By Trudy Lieberman Rural Health News Service Not long ago my husband showed up with a sandwich for lunch that he bought at a local...

Veterans transform life on the farm

Calling a vet to the farm used to mean an animal was sick, but new approaches by government and other agencies are opening the...

The Pacific Southwest Region invites public to help identify priority trail maintenance work

Contributed by the US Forest Service The Pacific Southwest Region (Region 5) is inviting the public to help identify trails that will be part of...

Clovis Fire announces Firefighter of the Year, shares 2017 stats

Clovis Fire Chief John Binaski honored three individuals—two for safe driving and one as Firefighter of the Year—at the March 12 city council meeting. The...

Clovis Chamber CEO announces retirement

By Clovis Roundup Staff Clovis Chamber of Commerce CEO Mark Blackney announced Aug. 3 that he will retire from his post, effective immediately. He has...

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