Valley Edition: Dylan Noble; Oliver Baines; NPR's Dan Charles; NEA Fellow Bounxeung Synanonh

Jul 19, 2016

This week on Valley Edition Reporter Jeffrey Hess explores why certain police shootings - like the shooting death of Dylan Noble - receive more attention than others. We also hear from Fresno City Councilmember Oliver Baines about his time as a police officer, his response to police involved shootings and more. Later FM89 Reporter Kerry Klein reports on the success of Fresno's needle exchange program. We also hear from NPR's Dan Charles about his latest article focusing on the five things he's learned while reporting on farmworkers. And ending the program we hear from NEA National Heritage Fellow Bounxeung Synanonh for his playing of the flute-like instrument called the khean.