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Turlock ‘Glows Red’ for heart health

The take away message for the 200 attendees at the annual Glow Red for Women event in Turlock was that small changes can add up to big benefits for the heart. Whether it be through replacing a steak dinner with salmon, or doing a few yoga stretches during the work day, little variations can make an overall impact on a person's health.

February 02, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Marijuana legalization creating real estate frenzy

The legalization of recreational marijuana in California hasn't just altered the minds of some of Stanislaus County's residents – it's also altered the real estate industry.

February 02, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Country boy Trace Adkins coming to Stanislaus County Fair

There will be a little more "Honky Tonk Badonkadonk" in Turlock this summer as Trace Adkins is set to perform at the Stanislaus County Fair.

February 01, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Unseasonably warm weather brings poor air quality

A strong high-pressure system off the coast of California is limiting air flow and dispersion throughout the San Joaquin Valley, prompting the SJ Air Pollution Control District to issue a Health Cautionary Statement.

February 01, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Cousin duo provides Quality Auto Service

Name of business: Quality Auto Service

January 30, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Valentines and technology highlight February library events

Local branches of the Stanislaus County Library will offer a number of crafting events in February, along with classes on technology and taxes.

January 30, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Turlock embraces ‘Bee Positive’ attitude

Over 500 people showed up Saturday to the third annual Bee Positive 5k Run/Walk. The event was put together by Joe and Cathie Bernardi to honor the memory of their late daughter Kayla Bernardi, who passed away in March 2015. Kayla was born with Down-Syndrome and had heart problems and various open-heart surgeries at a very young age. Although Kayla endured a lot during her years she always remained very positive. Her attitude and eagerness to do as much as possible earned her the nickname "Busy Bee." One of her main goals was to graduate high school, which she ...

January 30, 2018 | Candy Padilla | Local


Driver, passengers escape injury in train collision

A disabled vehicle stuck on the railroad tracks was hit by a train Saturday night, but fortunately there were no injuries reported from the incident.

January 29, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock, county continue to lag in tobacco control

While California leads the nation in tobacco control policies, Turlock and most of Stanislaus County are still not making the grade according to the American Lung Association's annual report.

January 29, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Know Your Neighbor: Oscar Avila

Turlock resident Oscar Avila has been involved in the city's grocery scene for the past 40 years, the last 21 of which he has spent at Cost Less Market on West Main Street. As store manager, he has helped the community find groceries while contributing to a thriving downtown economy. Along with being an active member of the business community, Avila prides himself in civic participation and attends every Turlock City Council meeting.

January 29, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Family, community mourn loss of inspirational student

Kenley Montes, the young Turlock girl who inspired her peers and the community at large by her determination to live a full life despite dealing with a rare genetic disorder, died on Friday. She was 13 years old.

January 26, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock Police Department honors service of employees, volunteers

The Turlock Police Department recognized the service and commitment shown by their officers, employees, and volunteers by handing out a bevy of awards, honors and medals at their annual police department awards breakfast on Thursday.

January 26, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Salt-N-Pepa to spice up Stanislaus County Fair

Salt-N-Pepa, the pioneering female hip-hop act, will be coming to town on July 19 to perform at the Stanislaus County Fair.

January 25, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Glow Red promotes heart health for women

In an ongoing effort to promote heart disease awareness among women, the Tenet hospitals in the area will be hosting two Glow Red events with celebrity chef Daniel Green.

January 23, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Community marches against hate

Four months after the Coalition Against Hate gave the Turlock City Council a standing ovation, the group marched on City Hall, frustrated that the town's government hasn't adequately enforced an anti-hate resolution adopted in September.

January 23, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


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Country artist Easton Corbin joins Fair line-up

It's "About to Get Real" at the Stanislaus County Fair as it gets ready to "Roll With" Easton Corbin.

February 23, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


St. Patrick’s Day and tax preparation pointers highlight March library events

Leprechauns, taxes and clouds will be among the March discussions and events the library branches in the area will be holding.

February 23, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


The power of social media

What if I told you that if you want something for free, all you have to do is ask? Well, ask and employ some of ...

February 23, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Valley Milk up and running

Commercial operations began this month at Turlock's new, state-of-the-art powdered milk processing plant, Valley Milk, bringing more jobs to the area and contributing to ...

February 23, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Health endowment provides funding for sexually transmitted diseases testing

Legacy Health Endowment is continuing its mission to create health care solutions within Stanislaus and Merced counties, this time with a program aimed at preventing ...

February 22, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Freezing weather hinders almond pollination

Mid-February is typically a busy time for the honey bees tasked with pollinating the Central Valley's almond orchards, but this week's freezing temperatures ...

February 20, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Dance troupe takes home Tam-Tam’s top prize

It's been just over three weeks since they took the stage, but dance troupe Lost and Found is still reveling in their first-place finish ...

February 20, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Turlock musician sets up shop in Hilmar

Name of business: Chris's Music

February 20, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local


Flu cases continue, but peak may have passed

The 2017-2018 flu season has been one of the most virulent health officials have seen in a decade and has been responsible for a high ...

February 20, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Woman burned by leaky lighter

Fluid leaking from a lighter ignited a fire that severely burned a woman Saturday afternoon, the Turlock Fire Department reported.

February 20, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Woman burned by leaky lighter

Fluid leaking from a lighter ignited a fire that severely burned a woman Saturday afternoon, the Turlock Fire Department reported.

February 19, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Yosemite Conservancy offers park volunteer opportunities

Yosemite Conservancy is seeking volunteers for 30-day stays in Yosemite National Park from May through September to help visitors enjoy the park's natural, cultural ...

February 16, 2018 | | Local


$16,000 signing bonuses for those ready to join TPD

Facing an ongoing shortage of police officers and dispatchers in town, the Turlock City Council took steps Tuesday night to make the city a more ...

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


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