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Mariah’s Fair Treats ending sweet run

Mariah Vitoria is 24 years old, and she is about to retire.

July 11, 2017 | BY PAUL ROUPE Turlock Journal | Local


All in the family: Abe Rojas and co. make fair time volunteering a tradition

When Abe Rojas was a kid, he and his friends had free entry into the fair; they would lay a plank over the canal behind the grounds, trot across and scale the fence.

July 11, 2017 | BY PAUL ROUPE Turlock Journal | Local


Turlock Fire will get real-life experience at new drill grounds

It may look like a grouping of cargo containers, but for Turlock firefighters it's an apartment complex next to the university, or a hotel near the freeway, or a house on Main Street or a suite of offices on Geer Road. Whatever it might be at the moment, the new training facilities at the fire department's drill grounds will be used to enhance the skills of Turlock's firefighters like never before.

July 11, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


I Am Yoga celebrates nine years in Turlock

Type of business: Yoga and wellness studio

July 11, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


House fire injures one in Turlock

A fire Sunday night at a two-story residence in Turlock sent one man to the hospital with burn injuries, the Turlock Fire Department reported.

July 10, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Know Your Neighbor: Candy Padilla

Candy Padilla has lived in Turlock since she was a baby, and over the years has established a family and two successful businesses. She does family and event photography through Candy Padilla Photography, and operates a photo booth business, The Photo Lounge. The mother of four is also a staff photographer for the Journal. She believes the fact that she is an only child has helped contribute to her creative side.

July 07, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


Blood shortage prompts emergency call for donors

The American Red Cross often faces a critical blood shortage during the summer months and this year is no exception. As a result, the organization has issued an emergency call for eligible blood and platelet donors of all blood types to give now and help save countless lives.

July 07, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


Guide dog training is now family affair

It is a request which, at the time, may have seemed simple and worth investigating – hosting a guide dog. This was the idea of David and Brenda Kindred's daughter Hope, five years ago when she was in seventh grade.

July 07, 2017 | BY TERESA HAMMOND Turlock Journal | Local


Fire leaves Delhi business in ruins

A long-burning fire destroyed a tire shop in Delhi on Thursday evening, according to Cal Fire Merced County.

July 07, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Tragedy strikes at Fourth of July celebration

A 7-year-old boy drowned Tuesday night during a family get together for an Independence Day celebration.

July 07, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock honors Vietnam veterans

It has been over 50 years since the first American troops landed in Vietnam, and still the veterans of that polarizing war struggle for recognition and acceptance.

July 05, 2017 | BY PAUL ROUPE Turlock Journal | Local


Hepatitis C cases on the rise with millennials

The ongoing opioid crisis in the nation has created another consequence for healthcare providers as data reveals a growing number of hepatitis C infections among young adults.

July 04, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Denair Library to close for remodel

Extreme makeover: library edition. That's right, the Denair Library will soon be closed for an interior remodel, giving some much-needed tender love and care to the space's outdated floor plan.

July 04, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


Annual parade, car show bring community together for Independence Day

Over 12,000 community members gathered in downtown Turlock Tuesday morning, looking to put a spark into their 4th of July festivities as the city celebrated the country's birthday with plenty of food, classic cars and patriotism during its annual parade and car show.

July 04, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


Shabby Addy makes kids’ fashion fun

Type of business: Girls' clothing boutique

July 04, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


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Cowboys ride again

The .45s are loaded. Old Dusty Hills sits atop his galloping horse Rio, ready to shoot. With a swift sweeping motion, he pulls a revolver ...

August 15, 2017 | BY PAUL ROUPE Turlock Journal | Local


Man dies in solo motorcycle crash

A motorcyclist was killed in a solo vehicle crash Monday afternoon along the outskirts of Turlock.

August 15, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Central Park gathering promotes unity over hate

Honking cars, waving people and shouts of encouragement could be heard and seen from Turlock's Central Park Monday evening as 130 community members peacefully ...

August 15, 2017 | Angelina Martin | Local


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