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Turlock attorney prison bound for importing steroids

A Turlock attorney and body builder will be spending the next nine months in prison after being sentenced for trafficking in illegal steroids from China. A U.S. District Court judge sentenced Erik...

September 13, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime

U.S. News ranks UC Merced No. 1 in the nation for financial aid

The University of California, Merced, is the No. 1 public university in the nation for financial aid given to first-year students - and a strong performer in graduation and retention rates - accord...

September 12, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education

County budget calls for 7% spending increase

Stanislaus County supervisors are poised to vote on Sept. 19 to approve the final budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year which started on July 1. The budget calls for $1,265,328,047 in spending, an $8...

September 12, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Government

Turlock remembers 9-11

The Turlock fire and police departments hosted a remembrance ceremony on Sept. 11 in recognition of the lives lost during the terrorist attack in 2001. During the event, Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth ...

September 12, 2017 | Candy Padilla | Local

Pitman to host first-ever marching band competition

The Pitman High School Marching Pride will be joined by 19 other bands at the end of the month for a parade like no other – the first annual Pitman Preview of Champions band review. This ...

September 12, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Education

Young Eagles fly at Turlock Airport

The Turlock Regional Aviation Association hosted the Young Eagles event on Saturday at the Turlock Municipal Airport. The program, sponsored by the Experimental Aircraft Association, gave 102 child...

September 12, 2017 | Candy Padilla | Local

Power, irrigation affected by heat

The summer of 2017 has been exceptionally hot, and August was no different. The month brought record-breaking temperatures, affecting the demand for both power and irrigation water from the Turlock...

September 12, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local

PREP ROUNDUP

The Turlock girls tennis team is off to a 3-0 start in the Central California Conference after defeating Golden Valley High on the road Tuesday afternoon, 7-2. Turlock head coach Linda Bejaran sai...

September 12, 2017 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Defending CCC champs hand Pride first league loss

The defending Central California Conference champion Atwater Falcons came into town on Monday and stole a league opening win from the Pitman Pride. Fresh off a 2-3 record at the Sierra Shootout in...

September 12, 2017 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Pitman girls polo fends off Atwater

The humidity was over 90 percent and rain began to fall by the start of the second half of Monday's opening league matchup between Pitman and Atwater High varsity girls water polo from the Pride's ...

September 12, 2017 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Pride volley kicks off league with straight sets win

Pitman varsity volleyball is off to a 1-0 start in the Central California Conference after defeating Atwater High on Tuesday night in the Pride's home league opener, 3-0. The victory also gave hea...

September 12, 2017 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Turlockers implore Council to condemn hate groups after City papered with white supremacy propaganda

A group of Turlock residents implored the Turlock City Council Tuesday night to take a stand against what one woman called an "atmosphere of fear and intimidation" being created by white supremacy ...

September 12, 2017 | Kristina Hacker | Government

Robert H. Brown

Last Wednesday evening, Turlock historian, Robert H. Brown, "Bob", passed on to be with his Savior, Jesus Christ. We just celebrated his 95th birthday on August 11th. He was a Veteran of WW2, servi...

September 12, 2017 | | OBITS

Mary Frances Musso

Mary Frances Musso, 90, passed away on September 10, 2017 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House after a brief illness. Mary was born to Rudolf and Frances Siderits on April 22, 1927, the oldest of thei...

September 12, 2017 | | OBITS

Hobby Lobby opens its doors

Type of business: Craft and home décor retailer Location: 3801 Countryside Dr., Turlock Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday Contact information: 209-632-3212 Specialty: Seaso...

September 12, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local

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