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Fire scorches outbuilding in Turlock

An afternoon barbecue ignited a fire that spread to an out building and threatened several homes in a Turlock neighborhood Tuesday, the Turlock Fire Department reported.

November 09, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock elects first District representatives

Turlock voters made history on Tuesday, electing the city's first two District representatives to the City Council. As of 10:10 p.m. Tuesday, Gil Esquer was leading Jaime Franco substantially in the District 2 race (with 60 percent of precincts counted) and Steven Nascimento was ahead of Amy Bublak and Donald Babadalir in District 4 (with 50 percent of precincts counted).

November 08, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Hauck’s Grill, Stanislaus State host election watch party

Stanislaus State students hit Downtown Turlock on election night, eager to see their votes at work thanks to a viewing party hosted by the university at Hauck's Grill.

November 08, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Events scheduled to honor area veterans

Locals will have the opportunity to honor area veterans with a celebratory ceremony in downtown Turlock and tour the new Veteran Center under construction in Modesto.

November 08, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Westside Ministries to host open house event

For over 30 years, Westside Ministries has opened its doors to the youth of Turlock, providing social and educational opportunities to set them up for success. This week, the organization is inviting the city community to walk through its halls and get an up-close look at the valuable services it provides.

November 08, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


TID engineer selected for state ag leadership program

Turlock Irrigation District civil engineering department manager Brad Koehn will join 23 other emerging agricultural leaders throughout the state during the California Agricultural Leadership Program, an advanced leadership development experience meant to form influential leaders and active volunteers in the industry.

November 04, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Denair World War II vet turns 100

To say one has lived an entire century is an astonishing feat, but on Nov. 7, Denair resident and World War II veteran Byron Reinhold will celebrate the milestone as he turns 100 years old.

November 04, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Family mourns loss of man shot while breaking into Turlock home

As the Turlock Police Department continues their investigation into the fatal shooting of a suspected intruder by a homeowner, the deceased's family is offering a different glimpse of the man outside of his criminal arrests.

November 04, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turkey donation helps Turlock church provide Thanksgiving feasts for those in need

A large donation of turkeys from Foster Farms to the Second Harvest Food Bank will mean more holiday birds for struggling families in Turlock.

November 04, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Turlock woman dies in highway collision

A solo vehicle collision on Highway 99 Thursday morning resulted in the death of a Turlock woman.

November 04, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Monte Vista Avenue collision kills one

A 20-year-old man believed to be a student at Stanislaus State was struck by a vehicle Thursday night while crossing the street and has died from his injuries.

November 04, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Hope Chest Thrift Store opens in Turlock

Type of business: Thrift store

November 03, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Local libraries feature games, crafts and cake in November

The Turlock Library will host a number of free programs in November, beginning with a cake recipe contest through Nov. 14. Community members are invited to enter copies of their favorite cake recipes into a drawing. The winner will be chosen at random, and will receive a cake-themed gift basket. In celebration of National Bundt Cake Day on Nov. 15, copies of the recipe entries will be made available to pick up and take home.

November 03, 2016 | | Local


Turlock’s former police chief lands in Seaside

Former Turlock Police Chief Robert Jackson has been hired to be the new chief of police for the city of Seaside.

November 03, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Sentence handed down to Turlock man for fatal stabbing

A Turlock man convicted of stabbing to death a Bay Area college student over a small debt was sentenced to prison Oct. 28 in San Mateo.

November 03, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


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Hundreds flock to God’s Closet’s first free shopping event

Despite the rain on Sunday, hundreds of people from near and far made their way to Turlock Seventh-day Adventist Church to browse among mountains of ...

November 25, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Letters to Santa raises thousands to bring Christmas to children in Stanislaus County

Although Turlock resident and Letters to Santa Charity president Justin Crone looks nothing like Santa Claus, he and Jolly Old Saint Nicholas have at least ...

November 25, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Turlock teen dedicates time, talents to helping community

Turlock resident Shivani Thakur is not your typical teen.

November 25, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Monte Vista Crossings: Over 16 years of development brings top shopping center to Turlock

Since its development began at the start of the new millennium, Turlockers have known Monte Vista Crossings as the city's shopping epicenter. From pet ...

November 25, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Man struck by train identified

The man struck and killed by a train Nov. 18 has been identified as a Turlock resident.

November 25, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


EMC honored for philanthropy

Emanuel Medical Center has received a 2016 National Philanthropy Day award from the Yosemite Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals for its charitable contributions ...

November 25, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Fire damages Turlock residence

The Turlock Fire Department is investigating the cause of a fire that severely damaged a residence Monday evening.

November 25, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Small Business Saturday promotes inner-city growth

Big box department stores reap the benefits of Black Friday annually, but Turlock residents hit the aisles and racks of local stores just as eagerly ...

November 25, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Make-A-Wish grants Turlock teen’s wish to see the Fighting Irish

Andrew "AJ" Perez has wanted to attend a Notre Dame football game since he was six years old. This previous weekend, that long-awaited dream became ...

November 25, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


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