Nicole Sanders of Turlock was crowned the District 6 Dairy Princess during ceremonies held Thursday at Our Lady of Assumption Hall in Turlock. Alexia Nunes of Turlock was named First Alternate and Marion Carpenter of Merced was named Second Alternate.
The State Water Resources Control Board adopted a new statewide conservation approach on May 18 that will replace Turlock's prior 29 percent water conservation target.
The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency's Keep Baby Safe Program will conduct a free child safety seat inspection event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. The safety inspections will be held at the Flea Market parking lot located at 3113 Crows Landing Road in Modesto.
June 12 marked the end of the Merced County Fair after five days filled with entertainment, carnival rides and lots of fair food.
Following the community's growing demand for highly-skilled, credentialed medical assistance, the Modesto Junior College Medical Assistance Program will now offer a spring semester option after previously being offered only in the fall.
An all-American musical comedy packed with songs, dance and summer fun, Rodgers and Hammerstein's "State Fair" plays at the Fallon House stage beginning Friday through Aug. 7.
Larry was born in Arizona, and lived in multiple cities in California as well as Colorado before settling in the Turlock area. He retired from Swanson Farms after 25 plus years. He enjoyed maintaining a small personal farm for many years in Stevenson, CA after his retirement.
In loving memory of Theresa Mae Lara-Almendarez 63 of San Jose, Ca passed away peacefully on the morning of Monday June 6 in Turlock, Ca. She was born on May 5, 1953 in San Jose, Ca.
Did you know that pools and surrounding decks use less than half the water than irrigated lawns? That doesn't mean we can't do more. Here are some tips to help you keep your pool water wise this summer:
Yonan's Jewelers will be giving away a $1,000 scholarship at the Stanislaus County Fair in connection with this year's empowHER Lounge, a series of workshops and other activities meant to inspire young girls to become great leaders in their community.
Preparations are underway for the third year of Stanislaus State's annual fundraising campaign, One Purpose. Over the past two years, the campaign has raised more than $1.5 million for student scholarships.
• April Kimble of Turlock is the mother of a 7-pound-11-ounce boy born June 2 at Emanuel Medical Center.
Mr. Francisco Gerardo Padilla age 48, passed away Wednesday June 8, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center, he was born in San Antonio Texas, and moved to Sunnyvale California in 1968. Francisco is survived his Daughter- Cynthia Acosta, Granddaughter- Melodie, Parents- Gerardo Padilla and Maria Guadalupe Padilla, Brother- Luis Padilla, Nephew- Santiago Padilla and Niece- Janessa Padilla. He is preceded in death by his Brother- Alvaro Padilla. Francisco loved to go fishing and enjoyed to cook.
The State Senate recognized the contributions of California's Portuguese-American community by adopting Senate Concurrent Resolution 130 by Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia), declaring June 10 as "Portugal Day" in California.
Delta Blood Bank has an emergency need for blood donors.
Denair High students interested in ag or drama will have new electives from which to choose in the upcoming school year, Denair Unified School District ...
Why do I hike? I was wondering that Monday as I was bypassing snow nearing the 14,232-foot summit of White Mountain, California's third ...
Shirrell Dunkin, 69, of Modesto, passed away at Alexander Cohen Hospice House. Shirrell was born in Yuba City, CA to Fred and Maxine Camren. She ...
Willis "Bill" Turner Sperry, age 90, passed away on July 20, 2016, Hughson, Ca.
A lot of anglers make fishing too complicated. To me, this explains how someone with limited experience and skill can catch fish on days where ...
• Miryam Guerrero and Bradley Blodgett of Turlock are the parents of an 8-pound-10-ounce girl born July 13 at Emanuel Medical Center.
Doug Lemcke tried to scam me on Thursday.
As we all have cut back on watering our yards, and some have stopped all together, we must remember the impact the drought has on ...
The Turlock Police Department will be hosting a Citizens Police Academy starting Sept. 8.
After nine years of teaching students, Brian LaFountain will now lead them as the new principal of Denair Charter Academy.
The California Highway Patrol said the Friday morning death of a Turlock Journal carrier delivering newspapers on Linwood Avenue was likely attributed to medical problems.
James is survived by his wife Teeny Allen; children Michael Allen of Modesto and Sandy (Mike) Fraser of Walnut Creek; siblings Phyllis Skidgel of Colorado ...
The University of California, Merced, received final approval from the UC Board of Regents Thursday for an expansion plan that will nearly double the physical ...
The Veterans Service Off ices in Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties will be hosting two veteran workshops with U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) to ...