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‘Tipsy Tow’ aims to keep drunk drivers off roadways on Super Bowl Sunday

AAA is helping to ensure that drunk drivers stay on the sidelines this Super Bowl weekend with its free "Tipsy Tow" service.

February 02, 2018 | | Local

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

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Country performer will be first in Fair’s line-up

The Stanislaus County Fair will have John Michael Montgomery kick off this year's run as the first headliner on July 13. The performance will ...

March 23, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local

Unemployment sees slight increase

The unemployment rate rose again in February, albeit slightly, and remains below the year-ago estimates, according to the latest number of Employment Development Department.

March 23, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local

County seeks new provider for senior meals

For the last 11 years, Howard Training Center has produced lunches for 20,000 senior citizens a month across Stanislaus County through the Elderly Nutrition ...

March 23, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local

Modern meets rustic at A Home Décor

Name of business: A Home Décor

March 20, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local

AAUW honors women leaders of the past

Groundbreaking female leaders of the past will be brought to life in a program aimed at celebrating Women's History Month.

March 20, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local

Assyrian community set to ring in New Year

Turlock's Assyrian community will celebrate its culture's 6,768th New Year this weekend, highlighting the rich history of a population that has provided ...

March 20, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local

New playground equipment coming to Summerfaire Park

A Turlock park will soon be home to brand new playground equipment, thanks to a matching grant awarded to the City as part of the ...

March 20, 2018 | Kristina Hacker | Local

March miracle brings ample rainfall

After a disappointing winter in terms of rainfall, this month's wet weather was a cause for celebration at Turlock Irrigation District's Board of ...

March 20, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local

Family, pets displaced by Turlock blaze

Four people, one dog, and two birds escaped serious injury Saturday night when flames spread from their attached garage to their home.

March 19, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local

Zumbathon to benefit Salvation Army

The RAIZ Promotora Program at Aspiranet's Turlock Family Resource Center strengthens the well-being of the local Latino community through family-friendly activities – one of which ...

March 16, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local

Search continues for missing man

The Turlock Police Department is still seeking a missing man who was supposed to return to his Turlock home earlier this month after a trip ...

March 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


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