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Nine arrested in Korey Kauffman case

When Korey Kauffman disappeared in 2012 there was little attention devoted to the case of the missing 26-year-old Turlock man who made his living by stealing and scrapping metal. But the arrest of his suspected killers on Friday morning has sent shockwaves through the legal and law enforcement community that will likely reverberate for years, as investigators unraveled a conspiracy that involved a prominent defense attorney, three California Highway Patrol officers, and two well known business owners.

August 14, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Prominent defense attorney arrested for murder of Turlock man

Defense attorney and one-time Stanislaus County district attorney candidate Frank Carson has been arrested for the murder of Turlock resident Korey Kauffman, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department.

August 14, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man tied to trailer thefts

The investigation into a break in at a Turlock stereo store led to the identity and arrest of a man suspected of stealing several trailers over the last few months from Bonander Truck and Trailer.

August 13, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


County to dedicate new day reporting center

The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors, the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department, along with other county officials will host a public dedication Thursday of the newly completed day reporting center at the Stanislaus County Public Safety Center.

August 11, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock culinary camp looking to crown Junior Iron Chef

For those parents who have children whose culinary ambitions run beyond pouring a bowl of Fruit Loops cereal or slamming together peanut butter and jelly between two slices of bread, the incarnation of an Iron Chef contest geared towards young cooks may just be the right bill of fare.

August 11, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock man involved in DMV bribery case

The Turlock owner of a local trucking school has admitted to taking part in a scheme to obtain Class A commercial driver's licenses by bribing Department of Motor Vehicle employees to fraudulently enter false test results.

August 11, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Residents warned of Valley Fever presence

August is Valley Fever Awareness Month in California and the state health department is reminding people to be cognizant of the infectious and potentially deadly disease.

August 08, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Stanislaus County woman hospitalized with West Nile Virus

The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency announced Friday that the county's first confirmed human case of West Nile Virus has been diagnosed in a 52-year-old woman.

August 08, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock Fire trains for crude oil disaster

As more crude oil reaches its final destination via railroads, fire departments across the country, including the Turlock Fire Department, are lining up for the specialized training and equipment needed to combat the highly flammable substance in the wake of a train derailment.

August 07, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Double dose of ‘Guys and Dolls’

Theatre goers have the option of doubling down on the romance between inverterate gambler Sky Masterson and Sarah Brown, the prim do-gooder out to save his soul, as two companies stage separate productions of "Guys and Dolls."

August 06, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | ARTS/LEISURE


Gas leak closes streets, empties Turlock neighborhoods

A construction crew working on replacing city water lines struck a gas line that prompted an evacuation of Turlock neighborhoods Wednesday.

August 06, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Gas line break prompts evacuation in Turlock

A construction company working on installing water lines accidentally hit a gas pipe, prompting an evacuation of a Turlock neighborhood.

August 05, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Suspect uses car as a weapon

A report of a verbal disturbance turned into a charge of aggravated assault for a Turlock man after he allegedly purposely hit a man with his car.

August 04, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man charged with sex crime for park incident

A 38-year-old man is facing felony molesting charges after propositioning a 13-year-old at a Turlock park.

August 04, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police identify body found near railroad tracks

A body found near the railroad tracks Saturday morning has been identified as a 21-year-old Turlock man.

August 04, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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Rising costs, less income have future of Turlock Youth Performing Arts in jeopardy

In the theater the saying goes that the "show must go on," but for the kids involved in Turlock Youth Performing Arts there is a ...

August 18, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock drug bust nets six arrests

The Turlock Police Department's Narcotics Enforcement Team took into custody six people Tuesday morning in an investigation into ongoing drug sales out of a ...

August 18, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock freeway collision kills man

A Winton man was struck and killed Sunday night on Highway 99 in Turlock when he got out of a vehicle that had become disabled ...

August 18, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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