The big game is one day away, Super Bowl 48 between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks. Football fans have been waiting months for the second of February to arrive, and while a majority of locals are still upset with Seattle's defeat of San Francisco in the NFC Championship game, the Super Bowl and all the food and fun that accompany it is sure to smooth over any ruffled feathers.
• Andrea Chavez of Livingston is the mother of an 8-pound-3-ounce boy born Jan. 23 at Emanuel Medical Center.
The problem isn't the minimum wage.
In his State of the Union address earlier this week, President Obama outlined his plan to move our economy forward by expanding opportunity for all Americans. Recognizing the role that agriculture continues to play in our nation's economic recovery, the President said, "Today in America, […] a farmer prepared for the spring after the strongest five-year stretch of farm exports in our history."
Born to Bert and Eunice (Burch) Runner in 1923 in Spokane, WA, he was the fifth of their twelve children. His family left Spokane in 1930 to pursue farming in Maryland before moving to Delhi in 1931. He attended The Great Northern Grammar School in Spokane, and graduated from Turlock High School in 1941.
Kathy went into rest at Turlock Nursing&Rehab Center where she was a resident at. She was born to Irvy and LeVada Charles in LaGrange, Indiana in the same home her mother was born in. Her brother Harold and a sister Helen preceded her in death. Kathy is survived by her sister Nedra (Roger) Scheets of Michigan. Also surviving are her Children,Grandchildren & Great Grandchildren.
Long time Modesto resident, Albert Neewya Badal, passed away Sunday, January 19, at the age of 84.
Thomas "Tom" Kappeler, 78, of Turlock, was born in San Francisco to William and Rose Kappeler. He died at home on Monday.
DeleteJoy L. Adams was born in Taft, California. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Arthur Adams. She leaves her sister Patty Lou Jones and brother-in-law Richard Jones, of Tucson, Arizona. Joy also leaves behind several beloved nieces and beloved nephew, Gary Adams. Joy's friends enriched her life and were always available to help. She thanks them all.
Daniel Nunes, 53, passed away at his Turlock home. Daniel was born at Emanuel Hospital in Turlock. He attended Sacred Heart Elementary School, graduated from Hanford High School, and trained himself to become an expert machinist. Daniel was an excellent machinist and had an amazing ability to work with engines. He built a go-cart out of lawn mower when he was a teen. He loved dirt bikes and took every opportunity to go off-road biking. His favorite spots were Newman, Hollister, and LaGrange. As a proud "Papa", Daniel had already introduced his 2 year old granddaughter to motorcycles.
Rubie passed away peacefully after a brief illness at Emanuel Hospital. The past 4 1/2 yrs, Rubie made her home at Cypress Assisted Living in Turlock.
Sofie was born in El Centro, CA to Joe and Josephine Odermatt in 1925 and passed away in Turlock at the age of 88. She had lived in Turlock for most of her life. Sofie enjoyed gardening, baking, and was a good cook. She helped at Sacred Heart Catholic Church and her and her husband Fred were members of the San Joaquin County Swiss Club. Sofie enjoyed participating in all the activities involved with the Swiss Club such as dancing and playing swiss card games.
Photographer and Carnegie Arts Center Distinguished Artist Roman Loranc will be discussing his current exhibit at the Carnegie at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Turlock Police are investigating an arson fire that scorched some of the wooden play structure at Donnelly Park. The fire was reported at 10 p.m. Tuesday night and quickly doused out by Turlock fire fighters. A propellant was used at the base of the structure to start the fire, Turlock Police spokesperson Officer Mayra Lewis said.
The longest road trip in the California Collegiate Athletic Association started with a brutal result as the Stanislaus women again weren't able to recover from a poor start in the loss at Humboldt State Thursday night.
I tend to watch TV is on Saturday nights when I'm vegging out for a few hours watching episodes I've memorized of "Law ...
California continued to make significant advances towards sustainable water management in 2016, according to an implementation report prepared by several California agencies that details the ...
The San Joaquin Valley Air District is holding a Tune In and Tune Up event from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Stanislaus ...
Douglas was born in Oklahoma to Albert and Lena Wood in 1931 and passed away in Modesto at the age of 85.
Janet Lynn Cherry, 69, of Denair, passed away in Hughson.
Ben was born in Oakland, CA to Lorenzo and Delores Quezada and passed away at the age of 57 in Modesto. Family was Ben's ...
Doris, affectionately known as "GG" to many, was born to Egnar and Elvira Gunnarson in Minnesota and passed away at the age of 98 in ...
Michael Steven Souza passed away unexpectedly Monday, January 9, 2017. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert Lee Souza.
Bill Martin was born in Turlock, CA to Eddie and Myrtle Martin. He attended Sacred Heart School and Turlock High School. He joined the Navy ...
• Elizabeth Nova of Livingston is the mother of a 5-pound-12-ounce boy born Jan. 5 at Emanuel Medical Center.
The election of Donald Trump and a Republican controlled Congress promises to end half a decade of gridlock on several key issues facing our nation ...
It is a lot more difficult to stay motivated with water conservation efforts when it is raining outside. Even if your sprinklers are turned off ...
Judith Ann Tate, 82 of Turlock, passed away on January 7, 2017.
Clarence Winson "Win" Quinley, Jr. died Tuesday, January 10 at Doctor's Medical Center, Modesto, CA after a short illness. He was born on Mother ...
Randolph (Randy) Daniel Avilla passed away peacefully at home with his wife at his side after a short illness.