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Suspect in deputy’s death wants to represent himself

The man standing accused of gunning down a Stanislaus County Sheriff's deputy is wanting to represent himself in his legal proceedings, but first officials have to determine if he is even compete...

November 21, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Crime

Lewis Wayne Drake

Lewis Wayne Drake of Stevinson CA, passed away suddenly this week. A man who loved teaching, music and the arts, Lewis will be remembered as someone who loved to be around people and talk about ol...

November 18, 2016 | | OBITS

Pitman edged out by St. Mary's in second round of playoffs

The 2016 Pitman varsity football team has nothing to be ashamed of despite falling to No. 2 St. Mary's in the second of the Division I Sac-Joaquin Section tournament on Friday night in a 44-7 fin...

November 18, 2016 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Bulldogs' season ends in quarterfinals

The Turlock High Bulldogs were unable to claim their 10th straight victory to advance to the semifinals of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Football Playoffs Friday night, losing to the Elk Gro...

November 18, 2016 | Angelina Martin | High School Sports

Pride volleyball falls to St. Ignatius in opening round of State tourney

Just because the 2016 Pitman volleyball team is done for the season after losing to St. Ignatius, 3-1, in the first round of the Open Division CIF State tournament, doesn't mean they are finished...

November 18, 2016 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Births Nov. 9 to Nov. 15

• Jessica and Alexander Cantu of Turlock are the parents of a 10-pound-4-ounce boy born Nov. 9 at Emanuel Medical Center.• Maricela Garcia of Turlock is the mother of a 7-pound-7-ounce bo...

November 18, 2016 | | Births

Parole denied for Turlock civic club shooter

A Modesto man has been denied parole for the seventh time for his role in an armed robbery of the Assyrian American Club in Turlock. Jeffrey Paul Sanchez, 48, was seeking release from the Solano...

November 18, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Crime

Just how 'healthy' is the State's rainy day fund?

Say what you want about Jerry Brown - and there's a lot to say about his one track mind on high speed rail as well as his Twin Tunnel religion - but the governor has nailed it again when it comes...

November 18, 2016 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial

Salvation Army challenge gets elementary students in the giving mood

Elementary students throughout Turlock emptied their pockets Friday to help the Salvation Army raise money and awareness with the nonprofit's first ever Spare Change Challenge. "We were think...

November 18, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Education

City of Turlock waste disposal and recycling service information

Turlock Scavenger provides residential solid waste, co-mingled recycling and organic recycling disposal service to City of Turlock customers on a weekly pick-up basis. In order to provide quality...

November 18, 2016 | | Government

California legislators seek to halt bonus repayments

California Democrats and Republicans in the House and Senate have introduced legislation that would put a halt to the forced repayments of enlistment bonuses and student loan payments given to so...

November 18, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Government

Annual Turkey Trot to take place over weekend

For the 42nd year, Turlock residents will speed their way to the finish line in hopes of winning Thanksgiving dinner as contestants in the annual City of Turlock Fun Run Turkey Trot. The Turkey ...

November 18, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local

Stanislaus State awards scholarships to students who exhibit resilience, strength

As a child of farm workers, Laura Cortez had to face challenges that were often different than her classmates growing up. "One of the biggest challenges I've had to overcome was constantly mo...

November 18, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Education

County officials get closer look at implications of State Water Board proposal

Stanislaus, Merced and San Joaquin county officials delved into the pages of a controversial proposal to cut water use - a proposition they oftentimes referred to as a threat to the region's "lif...

November 18, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local

Unemployment rate sees rise in Stanislaus County

The unemployment rate in Stanislaus County rose slightly in the month of October, with manufacturing jobs taking the deepest hit, according to the latest report from the Employment Development De...

November 18, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local

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