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New landscape watering hours begin June 1

Beginning June 1, a new watering schedule will go into effect. The new schedule will prohibit watering between the hours of 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., Sunday through Saturday.

May 20, 2016 | | Government


Turlock students vie for Dairy Princess title

Three local women will compete for the prestigious title of Dairy Princess during ceremonies at the upcoming District 6 Dairy Princess Contest. The gala event will be held June 16 at Our Lady of Assumption Hall in Turlock.

May 20, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


CDFA adjusts milk-for-cheese pricing formula

California Agriculture Secretary Karen Ross announced Friday that she would permanently increase the price dairy producers are paid for 4b milk used to make cheese, effective June 1.

May 20, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Government


Hispanic acts added to fair lineup

The Stanislaus County Fair is planning on hosting la fiesta del verano (the party of the summer) with two international Hispanic entertainers set to perform at the fair.

May 19, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


‘Big Fish’ lands at Playhouse Merced

Playhouse Merced is hoping to reel in audiences with their production of the musical "Big Fish," which finishes its run this weekend.

May 19, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Renewed effort to remind people to buckle up for safety

Local law enforcement will be participating in the national Click It or Ticket campaign with an increased focus on motorists that fail to buckle up while on area roadways.

May 19, 2016 | | Local


Warriors improve times, marks at Last Chance Meet

In a last chance effort to better their times and marks to solidify their chances at qualifying for the NCAA Championships, three Stanislaus State Warriors were able to do just that at the West Coast Last Chance Open at Cox Stadium at San Francisco State on Saturday. The meet was hosted by University of San Francisco.

May 17, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | College


Stockton 99 Speedway opens 2016 season

The high-banked, ¼ mile Stockton 99 Speedway raised the curtain on its 68th season of racing with a four division show in front of a crowd estimated at just over 1,000 on Saturday night.

May 17, 2016 | BY DALE BOSOWSKI Motorsports columnist | Sports Columns


Giant sequoias' namesake park deserves a visit

Grand as they are, it's easy to overlook giant sequoias, even for those who visit the Sierra Nevada range often. Tahoe skiers and Yosemite climbers don't even pass close to the biggest clusters of the world's largest trees in Sequoia National Park.

May 17, 2016 | BY MATT JOHANSON Special to the Journal | Local


Nine 'Golden Grads' ready to relive their 1966 Stan State commencement

Stanislaus State was a very different campus in 1966 than it is today. But then, so was the city of Turlock.

May 17, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education


Susan Vesperman

Susan (Sue) Vesperman, R.N. passed away on May 2, 2016, just short of her seventy-seventh birthday. Sue was a long-time resident of San Ramon before moving to Turlock two years ago.

May 17, 2016 | | OBITS


E. Richard Soderquist

Richard Soderquist, 77, was born in Turlock to Edwin and Ella Soderquist. He attended Hawthorne Grammar School, Wakefield Junior High, and graduated from Turlock High School in 1957.

May 17, 2016 | | OBITS


Frank J. Silveira

Frank Jorge Silveira passed away peacefully to the arms of our Lord on the morning of May 14, 2016, after a lengthy illness. Frank was born in Cedros, Faial, Azores to Francisco and Serafina Silveira. He never learned to read or write in English or Portuguese; there was no time for that during those very hard times. He did learn about hard work ethic and practiced that his entire life. He served in the Portuguese army as a barber and was very proud of his meticulous skills and precise haircuts. He was a lifetime dairyman, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather ...

May 17, 2016 | | OBITS


Births May 5 to May 11

• Maria and Armando Aguilar of Atwater are the parents of a 7-pound-8-ounce boy born May 5 at Emanuel Medical Center.

May 13, 2016 | | Births


Another business leaving California

Jamba Juice is leaving California.

May 13, 2016 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Editorial


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Ramon “Raymond” Castro Meza

Raymond Meza, 84, was born in Brawley, CA, to the late Esteban and Guadalupe Meza. A loving son, husband, father, grandfather, and brother, he died ...

June 30, 2016 | | OBITS


Frosted Flakes, sin taxes and North Korea

It was a Saturday morning ritual for way too many years.

June 28, 2016 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


It looks like the City Council is supporting private business with public funds

On June 25, I parked my car on Main Street in front of the Vintage Lounge and was told by a young girl that I ...

June 28, 2016 | | Letters to the Editor


Keyes boy drowns during Modesto Reservoir outing

The community is rallying around a Keyes family whose 11-year-old son drowned during a Modesto Reservoir camp outing with $9,820 raised for his burial ...

June 28, 2016 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Local


Births June 16 to June 25

• Ana and Lucas Tovar of Turlock are the parents of an 8-pound-14-ounce girl born June 16 at Emanuel Medical Center.

June 24, 2016 | | Births


Get ready for Sacramento 'magic' solution for homelessness

Get ready for the big lie - or at least being misled whether it is intentional or not.

June 24, 2016 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


The benefits of sustainable landscaping

Sustainable landscaping is the use of design and maintenance practices that work harmoniously with the local climate and soils. Sustainable landscapes are adapted to the ...

June 24, 2016 | | Government


Ruth Louise Hamstad

Ruth Louise Hamstad, 95, of Turlock, went to her Heavenly home on June 20, 2016 at Covenant Village in Turlock. Ruth was married to Norman ...

June 24, 2016 | | OBITS


June Marion Pearson

June was born in Clear Lake, Iowa of Swedish immigrant parents, Swan and Gertrude Peterson on June 29,1918. She went home to glory on ...

June 24, 2016 | | OBITS


Essay contest to celebrate Carnegie’s centennial

The Carnegie Arts Center is searching for student writers wanting to take their place in the centennial celebration by submitting essays for the time capsule ...

June 23, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Hospitals sponsor CPR lessons, baby care center at Stanislaus County Fair

Visitors at the Stanislaus County Fair can learn to help save a life or just grab a few precious minutes of relaxation with their children ...

June 23, 2016 | | Local


Fair’s Kids Club featuring Disneyland getaway

The Stanislaus County Fair is offering a chance to extend the fun with a trip to Disneyland for four.

June 23, 2016 | | Local


DUI checkpoint planned for Turlock

The Turlock Police Department will be conducting a driving under the influence and drivers license checkpoint between starting at 9 p.m. Friday and ending ...

June 23, 2016 | | Crime


Donald L. Bradley

Donald Bradley, 87, was born to Joy and Willa (Hall) Bradley in Upland, CA. He passed away Wednesday in Turlock.

June 23, 2016 | | OBITS


Climate change: Chicken Littles, Yosemite Valley and ostriches

"Climate change is no longer a threat, it is a reality." - President Obama speaking in Yosemite Valley on Saturday.

June 21, 2016 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


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