Rachel Finnegan has returned home to Turlock to join the Cal State Stanislaus coaching staff.
Tracy's Jeff Bischofberger and Jacob Gomes of Manteca held the front row of the stellar 16-car field lined up to take the green flag for the SRL Spears Southwest Tour 125 lap feature at the Stockton 99 Speedway on Saturday night.
Across nearly all measures, farm sector profitability is forecast to decline for the second straight year. Net cash income is forecast at $100.3 billion, down about 21 percent from 2014 levels. Lower crop and livestock receipts are the main drivers of the change in 2015 net cash farm income from 2014, while cash production expenses are projected down by 1.1 percent. Net farm income is forecast to be $58.3 billion in 2015, down 36 percent from 2014's estimate of $91.1 billion. The 2015 forecast for net farm income would be the lowest since 2006 (since ...
A group of about 40 skateboarders gathered on Saturday for a final skate session at the Starr Avenue skate park. The Turlock Skate Park closed this week and construction of a new skate area at Donnelly Park is slated to begin construction in the next few months.
California lawmakers are finally considering legislation to regulate medical marijuana, which has been legal under state law for nearly two decades. Among the proposals is a bill calling for an excise tax on marijuana that could raise nearly $60 million in revenue each year.
Those driving around Turlock on Wednesday may see water running down the street, but there's no need to call the City and report a water conservation violation. The City is doing repair work and flushing of the water lines is mandated for drinking water quality standards.
Janet was born in Washington to John and Betty Fisher and passed away at the age of 74 in Patterson. Family was most important to her and she treasured time spent with her children and grandchildren. She worked at Emanuel Medical Center as a certified nursing assistant for most of her career. Janet loved playing bingo and most often played at Ranch Bingo in Modesto. She also enjoyed football and was an avid 49ers fan.
Gloria passed away at Manorcare in Reno while recovering from a stroke. She was 89.
It's finally starting to set in for me that summer break is officially over. The days of being able to fish any day of the week are gone. This past summer I set a personal record of consecutive days fishing. If it wasn't for a dental appointment, my streak would have went a little longer.
All Californians are created equal unless you're the little guy in the San Joaquin Valley or the Delta.
Back to school, back to the books, back shuttling students to and from extracurricular activities. The new school year likely means back to packing lunches and afterschool snacks for students, scouts, athletes, dancers, and all the other children who carry these items to and from home. One 'back' you do not want to reacquaint children with, however, is foodborne bacteria.
The State of California's Department of Water Resources is now offering a rebate program for single-family residential homeowners who are interested in removing their existing turf (dead or alive) and replacing it with low water using landscapes.
As the amount of groundwater that Californians pump during the historic drought is getting higher, land in the San Joaquin Valley is getting lower-sinking actually-faster than ever before according to a new NASA report that was released by the Department of Water Resources.
• Arely Ojeda of Turlock is the mother of a 7-pound-8-ounce girl born Aug. 13 at Emanuel Medical Center.
With California in the fourth year of its most severe drought, water conservation is critical and should be a number one priority for all. Overall ...
Delta smelt are thriving.
• Ashley Rose Monismith of Empire is the mother of an 8-pound-10-ounce boy born Sept. 23 at Emanuel Medical Center.
Medicare's fall open enrollment has changed. It is now from Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. This is the time for people with Medicare to ...
Is anyone surprised at yet another school shooting? I'm not. There will be more, many more. They will be worse. Get used to it.
The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has grants available for truckers to help reduce emissions in the area.
Harold Esqueda born Jan 26, 1938 in Merced Ca. Died Sept 28, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents Carney and Madeline Esqueda ...
Carlene Prewitt, 67, passed at home surrounded by family on Wednesday September 30th, 2015. She was born in Turlock on July 17, 1948 and lived ...
Turlock resident, Joan Varner, passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 in Modesto. She was 78.
Matthew Joseph Rowan, 89, passed away peacefully at his home in Turlock, California on September 30, 2015. He was born January 22, 1926 in Artesian ...
Clarence Everett Aldrich of Hughson died at home on the ranch where he had lived his entire 91 years.
Tractor Supply Company agreed to pay a $775,000 civil penalty for selling recreational vehicles and engines that did not comply with the Clean Air ...
A federal grand jury returned a single-count indictment against Curtis Dickson, 36, a federal inmate, charging him with assault on a federal employee.
Modesto Junior College Art Gallery will present the exhibition Indispensable: Works from MJC Art Adjunct Faculty starting Oct. 5.
Just what we need - a movie about the housing foreclosure crisis.