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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


Turlock Covenant Church welcomes new pastor

Turlock Covenant Church's newest pastor is no stranger to travel. Since he left Sweden five years ago, Thomas Simonsson's journeys have taken him from Chicago to Alaska, and now, Turlock.

November 03, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Turlock Fire honors those serving the department, community

Fire fighting is a team effort and on Tuesday the Turlock Fire Department made time to recognize all the people who help make their team a success in the community.

November 03, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Harvest Bowl ticket frenzy leaves some parents unable to attend

As Turlock gets game-day-ready for tonight's highly anticipated football game between hometown rivalries Turlock High School and Pitman High School, Amanda Encalade has no choice but to look to scalpers in hopes of purchasing a ticket to see her son play in his last Harvest Bowl after she and other parents were unable to secure tickets before they sold out earlier this week.

November 03, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Planning Commission votes to move forward with possible RV parking changes

Members of the Turlock Planning Commission decided Thursday that they need more information on the City's current ordinances pertaining to the parking of recreational vehicles in residential districts and voted to initiate an amendment to the Municipal Code.

November 03, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Livestock workshop to shine a light on new antibiotic legislation

Small-scale livestock producers - especially those who do not already have an established relationship with a veterinarian - are encouraged to attend "Maintaining Healthy Livestock in the New Era of Antibiotic Restrictions," a workshop intended to educate owners in light of unprecedented antibiotic legislation.

November 01, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Wood burning prohibitions return to Valley

As the temperature starts to drop and people look to warm up their homes by stoking a roaring fire, the regional air district is reminding residents to check to make sure it's legal to have a fire blazing that day.

November 01, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Sexually transmitted diseases on the rise in California

A report released last week from the California Department of Public Health found that the number of sexually transmitted diseases in the state is growing at a rate that is outpacing other states in the country and is at a 20 year high.

November 01, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Don Pedro Reservoir to undergo major refurbishment work in 2017

While emphasizing that Don Pedro Reservoir remains a safe - but aging - facility, Turlock Irrigation District is hoping to secure another 50 years of successful operation with three major refurbishment projects in 2017.

November 01, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


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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


Kitchen fire re-ignites in attic of Turlock home

A kitchen fire that residents believed had been put out re-ignited Friday night, causing damage to the attic of the Turlock home, the Turlock Fire ...

November 22, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Golf cart sparks fire at Turlock home

A vehicle fire of a golf cart sparked a fire that damaged a fence and one Turlock residence, but quick actions kept it from spreading ...

November 22, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Cost of thanksgiving feast sees slight decrease

The American Farm Bureau Federation's 31st annual informal price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost ...

November 22, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


CanTree helps provide for families in need

The holidays are a season full of giving, and since 1982 the Turlock Christmas CanTree Project has contributed to the city's efforts of making ...

November 22, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Dubyak Family Chiropractic crowns pie contest winner

Jeanna Pritt's granddaughter, Madison Slifert, doesn't bake often, but that didn't stop her from entering the Dubyak Family Chiropractic annual pumpkin pie ...

November 22, 2016 | Angelina Martin | Local


Turlock Gospel Mission, La Mo offering Thanksgiving lunch for those in need

The Thanksgiving feast that the Turlock Gospel Mission holds each year for those Turlock residents in need will get a twist this year thanks to ...

November 22, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Dry winter forecast for TID service area

While the month of October helped this year's water year get off to a good start with above-average precipitation in the Tuolumne River Watershed ...

November 22, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Community pays respect to fallen deputy

Stanislaus County Sheriff's Deputy Dennis Wallace, 53, was laid to rest Tuesday in a service that drew thousands of mourners from near and far ...

November 22, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


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