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Gomes takes checkered in SRL 125 lap race at Stockton

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.

August 25, 2015 | BY DALE BOSOWSKI Motorsports columnist | Sports Columns

Farm income, crop prices expected to decrease in 2015

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 ...

August 25, 2015 | | Local


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.

August 25, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local

Marijuana tax could raise much-needed money for public safety

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.

August 25, 2015 | BY GEORGE RUNNER | Editorial

City water lines to be flushed Wednesday

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.

August 25, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Government

Janet Louise Fisher

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.

August 25, 2015 | | OBITS

Gloria Johnson Ware

Gloria passed away at Manorcare in Reno while recovering from a stroke. She was 89.

August 25, 2015 | | OBITS

Passion for fishing never fades

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.

August 21, 2015 | BY JAROD BALLARDO Fishing Columnist | Sports Columns

LA's grab for SJ Valley, Delta land and water

All Californians are created equal unless you're the little guy in the San Joaquin Valley or the Delta.

August 21, 2015 | | Editorial

City officials need to start enforcing noise ordinance


August 21, 2015 | | Letters to the Editor

Back to school food safety tips

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.

August 21, 2015 | | Local

Turf replacement rebate

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.

August 21, 2015 | | Local

Increased groundwater pumping causing valley land to sink faster

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.

August 21, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local

Births Aug. 13 to Aug. 20

• Arely Ojeda of Turlock is the mother of a 7-pound-8-ounce girl born Aug. 13 at Emanuel Medical Center.

August 21, 2015 | | Births

Lenora Sapp

Beulah Lenora Edmonds Sapp was born 1923 in Stella, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband William Erskin Sapp, her brother Bill

August 21, 2015 | | OBITS

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Roland R Peek

Roland was called home to be with the lord on October 6th, 2015. He passed away at his home in Prather, Ca. with his family ...

October 09, 2015 | | OBITS

Anna Mae (Nutcher) Jorgensen

Anna Mae Jorgensen was born in Sanger, California on August 10, 1936 to Robert and Clara Stone. She moved to Turlock when she was 14 ...

October 09, 2015 | | OBITS

Harold Drake

Harold Drake, a resident of San Carlos, CA, was born September 3, 1938 in Modesto, CA and went missing July 8, 2015 from a hike ...

October 09, 2015 | | OBITS

Michael “Mike” Charles Dunn

Michael "Mike" Charles Dunn of Denair, passed away suddenly. Mike a dedicated husband, father, grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend, was born to Clyde and Corrine ...

October 09, 2015 | | OBITS

June Elizabeth Bruce

June Bruce, 97, of Turlock, passed away peacefully at Paramount Court. June was born in Cherry Grove, OR to George and Edna Bruce. The family ...

October 09, 2015 | | OBITS

Reminder: Public hearing for proposed solid waste rate increase

The community is encouraged to attend Tuesday's City Council meeting to voice their thoughts and/or concerns regarding the proposed solid waste rate increase ...

October 09, 2015 | | Government

MJC Theater Department stages ‘The Good Woman of Setzuan’

The Modesto Junior College Theater Department will present "The Good Woman of Setzuan" by Bertolt Brecht and directed by MJC Theater Professor Lynette Borrelli-Glidewell.

October 08, 2015 | | ARTS/LEISURE

Craig Ferguson brings ‘New Deal’ to Turlock

Award-winning comedian Craig Ferguson is bringing his national comedy tour to Turlock for a night of laughs.

October 08, 2015 | | ARTS/LEISURE

James R. Davenport

James Robert Davenport passed away on October 2, 2015. He was 82.

October 08, 2015 | | OBITS

Ivan Thal Stinson

Ivan Thal Stinson, 87 of Turlock died peacefully at home from cancer on October 2nd. He was born September 1, 1928 at Emanuel Hospital to ...

October 08, 2015 | | OBITS

Air may be biggest SJ Valley challenge

Water - or the periodic lack thereof - isn't the biggest threat to the San Joaquin Valley's economic vitality. It's air quality.

October 06, 2015 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial

Urge Congress to support policies that prevent, help fight cancer

Earlier last week, I traveled to Washington, D.C., with more than 750 of my fellow American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers ...

October 06, 2015 | | Letters to the Editor

Cyber attack puts T-Mobile customers at risk

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris is urging California T-Mobile customers to immediately place fraud alerts on their credit records in the wake of the massive ...

October 06, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime

Dorothy M. Anderson

Dorothy May Erickson-Anderson was born on November 19, 1916 and she died of natural causes in her home on September 27, 2015. Her parents were ...

October 06, 2015 | | OBITS

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