A Modesto man who turned down a plea deal of 14 years, wound up getting sentenced to three consecutive life terms for a total of 90 years to life for an attack on a Modesto family.
The local Crime Stoppers received two donations from area businesses to go towards the organization's reward program.
California State University, Stanislaus received a gift of $400,000 to fund an endowed chair in the College of Education.
The UC Merced campus was awarded a $2.25 million grant to fund a multi-campus solar energy project.
The Rev. Gerry Grossman was greeted with an unwelcome sight Wednesday when he arrived at St. Francis Anglican Church. Over night a vandal had smashed a large hole into one of the church's antique stained glass windows.
The Turlock Downtown Property Owners Association is in the final stages of launching a business incubator to help kick-off the bridal shopping destination branding campaign for downtown.
A man pumping gas at a Delhi service station was robbed of $10 by an armed suspect.
The Turlock Police Department will be conducting a sobriety/driver's license checkpoint in Turlock during the evening hours on Friday. Drivers will be required to present their drivers license and seat belt compliance will be checked.
A Merced truck driver was handed down a prison sentence on Monday for tax evasion on money he made by stealing grains from a Turlock company.
The Stanislaus County Superior courthouse had to be cleared Tuesday morning for what was thought to be a gas leak.
Three separate robberies believed to be the work of three different suspects kept the Turlock Police Department busy over the last few days.
The Merced County Sheriff's department has made an arrest in a brutal attack that left a Hilmar man hospitalized with seven stab wounds.
A second confirmed fatality from the H1N1 virus was recorded in Stanislaus County, according to county health officials.
A teenager was wounded in a suspected drive-by shooting by gang members in Planada on Sunday.
For the third time in four months, agents with the Merced-Mariposa High Intensity Drug trafficking Area processed a methamphetamine lab dump found in Ballico.
A 39-year-old man died Saturday morning when he rode his bicycle in front of an oncoming freight train in Turlock.
United States Postal worker and current Turlock Parks, Arts and Recreation Commissioner Sergio Alvarado has announced his intention to run for Turlock City Council.
On July 23, 2013, the family of Brandon Pacheco learned the devastating news that the 25-year-old resident had been shot and killed.
Emanuel Medical Center is instituting a new check-in and visitor badge process to come in line with the recommendations from a safety task force.
A Turlock man was arrested on multiple criminal charges after leading California Highway Patrol officers on a dangerous high speed chase around Merced County Thursday afternoon.
A brother and sister found themselves in trouble with law enforcement after stealing a wallet from a woman at a play area.
The unemployment rate in Stanislaus County remained at a steady rate between May and June, according to the latest report from the Employment Development Department.
The Merced College Theatre Society is staging the dark comedy "Dead Man's Cell Phone," by playwright Sarah Ruhl.
Turlock residents Matt and Maria Swanson have pledged $250,000 to California State University, Stanislaus to serve as the foundation for the One Purpose endowment.
A Turlock man and woman found themselves under arrest after a scheme to cash a stolen check went awry.
A suspect wanted by the San Bernardino Sheriff's Department on multiple drug charges, was apprehended Wednesday morning in Turlock.
A Delhi man standing accused of killing his father on New Year's Day 2013, had his formal arraignment postponed for two weeks.
The Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office will not seek the death penalty against a Turlock man charged with murdering a 26-year-old man two years ago.
The Turlock Police Department, in conjunction with the Stanislaus County Coroner's Office, officially released the names of the four individuals found dead in an apparent murder-suicide in a Turlock home.
The second phase of the murder trial for Turlock resident Nicholas Harris, in which jurors will decide if he was sane or not when he stabbed to death a 25-year-old man, will begin in about a month's time with his defense attorney continuing to helm his case.