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Unemployment rate sees rise in Stanislaus County

The unemployment rate in Stanislaus County rose slightly in the month of October, with manufacturing jobs taking the deepest hit, according to the latest report from the Employment Development Department.

November 18, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Downtown thriving with new development

As the holidays quickly approach, Downtown Turlock is preparing for the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season at a time when the heart of the city is thriving. Small businesses along the brick-paved sidewalk of Main Street have flourished, and annual holiday events keep shoppers and sight-seers coming back for more. While the friendly, small town atmosphere of Downtown Turlock remains constant, the area's inner workings and outer appearance are shifting.

November 18, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Man hit, killed by train in downtown Turlock

The Turlock Police Department is investigating the death of a man struck by a train Friday morning near downtown Turlock.

November 18, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Travelers to Latin America urged to take precautions to prevent Zika

Individuals planning on holiday travel to Latin America, and especially Mexico are being advise to protect against mosquito bites as those areas are experiencing higher incidents of the Zika virus.

November 17, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


New bubble tea shop comes to Turlock

Type of business: Asian café

November 17, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Foster Farms offers free range, certified organic turkeys for Thanksgiving

With the Thanksgiving holiday right around the corner, Foster Farms is hoping to bring something different to the table this year with their USDA certified organic whole turkeys, which are available at Costco locations throughout California.

November 17, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Annual Paint it Forward event accepting nominations

For the seventh year, Lancaster Painting is hoping to change someone's life with a fresh coat of paint. The painting company's annual Paint it Forward event is approaching quickly, and nominations for the charitable occasion are needed.

November 17, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Turlock to celebrate start of holiday season with Festival of Lights

The community of Turlock will gather once again to start the holiday season off with the 18th Annual Festival of Lights.

November 17, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Vietnam veterans thanked in special ceremony

Veterans Day may have come and passed, but local organizations are continuing to honor those who served.

November 17, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Plans for city’s first urban garden in the works

The urban garden has been popping up in cities nationwide, and soon, community members can test out their green thumbs as the farming trend may be coming to Turlock.

November 17, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Jessica’s House marks national grief day with open house

Jessica's House will be hosting an open house for the community on Thursday in recognition of National Children's Grief Awareness Day.

November 15, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Free health fair coming to Turlock

Turlock seniors will have the opportunity to lower their prescription drug costs as well as receive free health screenings this weekend thanks to a Medicare Health Fair provided by the University of the Pacific.

November 15, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Salvation Army rings in holiday season with annual luncheon

The generosity of Turlock's community members was in full force once again Tuesday at the Salvation Army Kettle Kickoff luncheon, with the city's residents stuffing dollars by the thousands into the organization's iconic red kettles to kick start their holiday fundraising campaign.

November 15, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Emanuel leading area’s hospitals in new coronary procedure

When Emanuel Medical Center unveiled their Justin Ferrari Cardiovascular Operating Suites in 2014, it was billed as a state-of-the-art facility that would usher in a new era of procedures, techniques and possibilities that would change the type of cardiac care in Turlock. Now, it appears that promise is coming to fruition.

November 11, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Local bar salutes Marines, vets

The Udder Place owner and former Marine Jerry Powell was presented with a flag certificate and a photo of Corp. Michael Anderson Jr. who was killed Dec. 14, 2004 in Fallujah, Iraq. Anderson Jr.'s father Michael Anderson Sr., with the help of Congressman Jeff Denham, had a flag flown in honor of his son above the Pentagon on Thursday. The flag and the photo will go on Powell's Wall of Honor at The Udder Place and be displayed for all to see.

November 11, 2016 | BY CANDY PADILLA Turlock Journal | Local


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Turlock restaurant remembers Barbara Bush

While the nation mourned the passing of Barbara Bush this week, a Turlock restaurant had its own special tribute to the snowy-haired first lady.

April 20, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Garden tour to feature English manor, school garden

The Turlock Garden Club is inviting the public to come "gawk" at their horticultural efforts during the club's annual garden tour.

April 20, 2018 | | Local


Valley air among worst in nation

Stanislaus County residents continue to breathe some of the worst air in the nation, according to the American Lung Association's State of the Air ...

April 20, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Local designers, artisans transform Turlock home

As the finishing touches were being put on the first-ever Carnegie Arts Designer Show House before the Opening Night Gala on Friday, eight of the ...

April 20, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


PizzaRev heats up Turlock

Name of business: PizzaRev

April 17, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Painting It Forward

Every year Lancaster Painting has a Paint It Forward contest where community members are able to nominate a person or organization who is in need ...

April 17, 2018 | Candy Padilla | Local


New Emanuel CEO shakes up patient care

In the center of Emanuel Medical Center's busy emergency department nurses' station is a cubicle for Lani Dickinson. The hospital's interim CEO often ...

April 17, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Turlock mourns loss of former mayor

Flags across Turlock were flown at half mast early this week in honor of former mayor Dale Pinkney, who died Saturday at the age of ...

April 17, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Foster youth receive new kitchen thanks to Lowe’s

Fourteen years ago, Joseph Koncel was a young man staying in Aspiranet's short-term residential treatment program in the Smith House, unsure about his future ...

April 13, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Turlock goes fresh

Name of business: GoFresh Meals

April 10, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Red Cross seeks donors during National Volunteer Month

During National Volunteer Month this April, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood.

April 10, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Sikhs gather for annual event

Sikhs have pushed for acceptance since first coming to America in 1899 and continue to do so as evidenced by Friday's 6th annual Sikh ...

April 10, 2018 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Local


ABC Project founder to be honored

When Susan Neufeld's grandmother gave her a copy of "Winnie the Pooh," Susan, then a child, cherished it so much that she kept it ...

April 10, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Turlock sees return of new housing development

Over 200 single-family homes are currently under construction, or soon will be, in northeast Turlock, bringing a resurgence in new housing development for the city.

April 10, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


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