Amanda Renteria, a Democrat and former top staff member for Hillary Clinton, running for governor of California, talks about the timing of her candidacy during a visit to The Sacramento Bee Capitol Bureau on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.
A 2,170 pound pumpkin won the World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, California. Steve Daletas of Oregon credits the weather in the Pacific Northwest for his success. Daletas, a four-time pumpkin growing champion, won $15,000.
The 17th Central Valley Honor Flight, consisting of 68 veterans from 24 hometowns in nine counties, returned to Fresno Yosemite International Airport on Wednesday evening, Oct. 3, led by the sole woman, 95-year-old Dolores “Dodie” Brennan of Galt.