The state's water chief will be the keynote speaker to open California State University, Stanislaus' third annual Conference for Sustainable Futures.
The first big storm of the season swept through the Central Valley Tuesday, with pouring rain and gusting winds that toppled trees and utility lines all over the city.
A 39-year-old woman was found hanging in a Turlock playground Tuesday morning.
The suspect wanted for the murder of a Merced County couple was taken into custody Wednesday night in Louisiana.
The Modesto Police department is seeking the man responsible for robbing a bank inside a Modesto grocery store.
The parents of three young girls were booked into the Merced County Jail after their three children were found in a filthy apartment all alone Monday.
An investigation by the Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office has ruled that the death of Craig Prescott while in the custody of the Stanislaus County Jail, was accidental and not the result of being shot with a Taser.
The first shipment of the H1N1 virus vaccine has arrived in Stanislaus County and is being dispensed to those considered to have the greatest risk of serious complications from the virulent flu strain.
The first time Lindsay Weddle took the stage it was as a moonbeam fairy in the ballet version of "Twas The Night Before Christmas." It was a small role for the then 12-year-old budding ballerina, but it left a lasting impression.
The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department unveiled a new memorial Friday dedicated to their four-legged partners.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department arrested a parolee on Tuesday after he was found in possession of a large amount of marijuana and a stolen handgun.
A pursuit of a man involved in a domestic dispute came to an abrupt end Thursday morning when the subject of the pursuit took his own life, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
The decomposing bodies of a Merced County couple found in their laundry room were the victims of a homicide, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Department, and investigators have named a person of interest in the case.
A woman out for a walk with her dog was attacked by a pit bull in Delhi on Thursday morning.
A Denair man hosting a birthday party for a friend was stabbed to death by an uninvited guest, the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department reported.
Tickets for the Turlock Policeman's Ball are currently on sale for at a discounted price.
The number of individuals sickened with the West Nile virus in California continues to climb as the rates of infected mosquitoes reaches previously unseen levels, the California Department of Public Health reported.
The unions representing Turlock's police and firefighters entered the political ring earlier this week with their endorsements for Turlock's City Council and mayor.
Three people were injured Friday night by a speeding sports utility vehicle that hit their car after they stopped to let a man cross the street.
Jessica's House, the non-profit Turlock grief support organization, held a community forum and remembrance ceremony for the Turlock neighborhood shaken by the death of three family members in a hit and run collision.
The reports from some rural residents that a mountain lion has been prowling around the area just gained some substantiation with the death of a horse in the Hilmar area.
The Stanislaus Wildlife Care Center is celebrating their 30th anniversary by giving residents the chance to get acquainted with the various animals that roam the rivers, skies, and lands in Stanislaus County.
The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department apprehended a murder suspect leaving a Turlock store on Wednesday night after a woman recognized him from Crime Stoppers.
The Turlock man believed to have been behind the wheel in a collision that claimed the lives of three people from one family, has officially been charged with murder.
The Sons in Retirement organization are looking for local Korean War veterans to participate in a service tribute in November.
A downtown Turlock bank was robbed by a lone suspect Tuesday morning.
A Turlock man stopped for shoplifting arrow tips from Walmart on Monday was found in possession of Shuriken knives, also known as ninja throwing stars, the Turlock Police Department reported.
A 75-year-old Turlock woman was critically injured Friday night when she was struck by a car while crossing W. Main Street.
A family out for an evening stroll around their Turlock neighborhood was struck by a suspected drunken driver who lost control of his speeding vehicle, resulting in three fatalities Saturday night.