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State wildfires impacting local air quality

Smoke from several wildfires burning in California is having an impact on the Valley's air quality, prompting air officials to issue a health warning for the area.

July 14, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Actor says local cooperation key to bringing film production to Turlock, Ceres

Corbin Bernsen says he will be back.

July 14, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Local


Priscilla “Sally” D. Gray

Sally was a very loving mother, a talented artist, a smart and beautiful woman. She loved and was loved by God, her family and her friends. Sally is survived by her daughter Kimberly Watson, son Damien Huff, son Joshua Watson, daughter Ashley Huff; brothers Allen Evans, Ron Evans; sisters Barbara Doyle and Debra Evans. She is painting pictures in the sky with Jesus.

July 14, 2017 | | OBITS


Gerlene Forrest

Gerry Walker-Forrest, age 76 of Keyes, CA passed away on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at home with family by her side. She was born in Mississippi and settled in Keyes at the age of two. She worked at Tri-Valley Growers for several years and was a member of Airport Assembly of God Church. Gerry enjoyed baking, gospel concerts, and loved traveling. Gerry is survived by her three daughters Kathy, Sandra, and Audrey; three stepchildren Susan, Chuckie, and Brenda; 21 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren; three sisters Irene, Norene, and Colline. Gerry is preceded in death by many close family members. Visitation ...

July 14, 2017 | | OBITS


Draining the Delta like Owens & Tulare lakes

"If future generations are to remember us with gratitude rather than contempt, we must leave them more than the miracles of technology. We must leave them a glimpse of the world as it was in the beginning, not just after we got through with it." - President Lyndon B. Johnson (while signing the 1964 Wilderness Act)

July 11, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Money magazine puts Stan State atop ‘value added’ list

Stanislaus State has once again received national acclaim, as Money magazine has ranked the university as the nation's top "value-added" public college on its list of "Value-Added All-Stars."

July 11, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education


Mariah’s Fair Treats ending sweet run

Mariah Vitoria is 24 years old, and she is about to retire.

July 11, 2017 | BY PAUL ROUPE Turlock Journal | Local


All in the family: Abe Rojas and co. make fair time volunteering a tradition

When Abe Rojas was a kid, he and his friends had free entry into the fair; they would lay a plank over the canal behind the grounds, trot across and scale the fence.

July 11, 2017 | BY PAUL ROUPE Turlock Journal | Local


Matoso resigns as Stanislaus AD; Duyst named Interim AD

California State University, Stanislaus announced the resignation of Athletics Director Michael J. Matoso, who has accepted a similar position at Saint Mary's College of California, a Division I school in the West Coast Conference.

July 11, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | College


Susanne Jorge

Susanne, a lifelong resident of Turlock, was born in Modesto, California to Alfred and Maria Jorge and passed away in Turlock at the age of 57. In her youth, Susie, as she was known to her family, attended Sacred Heart School and Turlock High School. She completed her higher education by first attending Modesto Junior College before transferring to Stanislaus State where she obtained a bachelor's degree in business. Susie worked for several years at Turlock Scavenger Company, Chevron, and was currently employed by 5.11 Tactical of Modesto. She attended Sacred Heart Church and was active in Y ...

July 11, 2017 | | OBITS


Lillian Rangel

Lillian passed peacefully on Friday morning, July 7, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones, at the age of 85. She was born to Salvador and Juanita Alvarado in Modesto, California. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who loved caring for her family. She is preceded in death by her parents, Salvador and Juanita Alvarado, and by her loving husband of 65 years, Chris Rangel. Lillian was a loving and devoted mother to her 4 children: Carmen (Rev. Richard) Hernandez of Denver, CO., Rachel (Antonio) Cebreros of Turlock, CA., Henry (Carol) Rangel of Ceres, CA. and Elena ...

July 11, 2017 | | OBITS


Clara J. Gonsalves

Clara J. Gonsalves, 91, passed away peacefully on June 25, 2017 in Modesto, CA. On September 20, 1925, Clara was born on a ranch in Turlock, CA to Frank J. Gonsalves and Maria Souza Gonsalves. The oldest out of three children, Clara adored her two brothers, Frank and Daniel Gonsalves. At a young age, Clara was a mentor and educator. While she entered elementary school with only Portuguese as her primary language, Clara went on to master English and was instrumental in teaching her parents the language. She graduated from Turlock High School in 1945 and soon after enrolled in ...

July 11, 2017 | | OBITS


Births June 29 to July 5

• Samantha Brace of Turlock is the mother of an 8-pound-5-ounce girl born June 29 at Emanuel Medical Center.

July 07, 2017 | | Births


Recycled water fill station can help keep lawns green during summer months

Could your lawn and garden use a little help to stay green? The City of Turlock's recycled water fill station provides free recycled water to local residents to water lawns, gardens and landscaped areas. Turlock's recycled water is also available at a nominal fee for commercial uses such as soil compaction, dust control, cement mixing and landscape irrigation. The fill station is a self-serve drive through system located at the Turlock Regional Water Quality Control Facility at 901 S. Walnut Road, and is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

July 07, 2017 | | Government


Guide dog training is now family affair

It is a request which, at the time, may have seemed simple and worth investigating – hosting a guide dog. This was the idea of David and Brenda Kindred's daughter Hope, five years ago when she was in seventh grade.

July 07, 2017 | BY TERESA HAMMOND Turlock Journal | Local


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Dorothy Louise Pruett

Dorothy L. Pruett 83, of Turlock passed away on Saturday August 19, 2017 at Pacifica Senior Living in Modesto. She was born in Castroville, CA ...

August 22, 2017 | | OBITS


Alice J. Clinton

Alice J. Clinton 93 of Turlock passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017. She was born in Walthill, Nebraska on August 15, 1924 and lived ...

August 22, 2017 | | OBITS


Beverly Jo Beevers

Beverly Jo Beevers passed away at the age of 66 surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, August 20, 2017. She graduated from Turlock High ...

August 22, 2017 | | OBITS


High-speed pursuit goes through Ceres, Modesto

A Turlock driver who was on probation was arrested Aug. 14 after leading a Ceres Police officer on an eight-mile high-speed chase through Ceres and ...

August 22, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Crime


Keep Turlock’s library open

Imagine that your income is slashed by 87 percent. It's a frightening thought. What would you do? Stanislaus County Libraries are facing that reality ...

August 22, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


‘Little Hats, Big Hearts’ campaign to raise awareness about heart disease

Emanuel Medical Center, Doctors Medical Center and Doctors Hospital of Manteca launched a campaign that will outfit newborns delivered at the hospitals with little red ...

August 22, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Violent crime up in state

California saw an increase in violent crimes, with the homicide rate increasing by 3.7 percent between 2016 and 2015, a new report issued by ...

August 22, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Crime


In awe for 123 seconds

MADRAS, ORE. – The dust of this tiny town in Central Oregon is still clinging to the crevices of my leather shoes as I sit at ...

August 22, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Local


Births Aug. 10 to Aug. 16

• Navdeep Kaur and Rupinderjit Singh of Livingston are the parents of a 5-pound-13-ounce boy born Aug. 10 at Emanuel Medical Center.

August 18, 2017 | | Births


Thank you for supporting community health center

As National Health Center Week comes to an end this year, I want to thank the Turlock community for continuing to embrace Golden Valley Health ...

August 18, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


Our safety & health depends on us, not the government

People need to be more paranoid.

August 18, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Student, parent and teacher tips for a sustainable school year

NO WASTE LUNCH

August 18, 2017 | | Government


Donald Raymond Ellis

Don Ellis died at home in his sleep early Tuesday morning, August 15, shortly after family members had said their last goodbyes. He was 91 ...

August 18, 2017 | | OBITS


Legislation would curb food waste

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and U.S Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-ME) have introduced H.R. 3444, the Food Recovery Act, comprehensive bicameral legislation ...

August 17, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Government


Turlock should plan for retail marijuana sales tax

I understand that the city of Turlock will not have any legal retail sales of cannabis or marijuana scheduled for the near future. However, I ...

August 15, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


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