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Netafim, Grizzlies to hold water forum

Netafim USA, a Fresno-based irrigation company, will present a Farm Grown Central Valley Water Forum Aug. 29 at Chukchansi Park prior to the Tacoma Rainiers vs. Fresno Grizzlies 7:05 p.m. game.

Student wins Mike Rowe scholarship contest

Colton StuhrA recent Firebaugh High School graduate is the recepient of a full-tuition technical school scholarship as part of a contest sponsored by Dirty Jobs television show host Mike Rowe.

New downtown Fresno apartments in works

Another vacant lot is getting new life in downtown Fresno as Pyramid Homes makes progress on a 16-studio apartment project at Divisadero Street and College Avenue.

Study: Cost of drunk driving high in Fresno

Hefty fines aren't the only thing awaiting drunk drivers in Fresno. A new list also showed car insurance rates in Fresno among the highest in the country after a DUI conviction.

$6.67M loan arranged for Corcoran apartments

Willow Lakes Apartments
Johnson Capital, a national real estate capital advisory firm in Sacramento, has arranged a $6.67 million loan for a buyer to purchase the 192-unit Willow Lakes Apartment Homes in Corcoran.

Riverbend Golf Club changes name

The Riverbend Golf Club in Madera County has changed its name to the Dragonfly Golf Club as part of a major expansion and upgrade that also includes new golf carts and membership opportunities.

Walnut processor hiring 75 at job fair

Poindexter Nut Company will hold a job fair July 28 in Reedley as the company looks to fill around 75 positions in advance of the harvest season.

Produce container co. leases Fresno building

IFCO Systems, a Florida-based supplier of reusable plastic containers and pallets, will join Fresno's manufacturing sector when it moves into a 204,000 square-foot building on Elm Avenue this summer.

Study: Mexico’s farm labor supply drying up

A decline in farm workers from Mexico has some Fresno-area farmers investing in automated harvesters and planting crops that are less labor intensive, such as almonds.

Fresno's P*DE*Q to launch new PIZZA*Q line

On Thursday at the Fresno Food Expo, Fresno-based P*DE*Q will be launching a PIZZA*Q line, comprised of pizza dough and pizza crust and four types of take ’n’ bake pizzas: cheese, pepperoni, pepperoni sausage and vegetable.