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Snow survey results reveal greater water content

While results from the Department of Water Resources' first media-oriented survey of the winter revealed above-average water content for the statewide snowpack, officials said that it is still too soon to know whether or not the historic drought that has left California parched for four years will finally come to an end.

December 31, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Car seat safety check

The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency's Keep Baby Safe program will host a free child safety seat check from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Learning Institute at 917 Oakdale Rd., in Modesto.

December 29, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


California small businesses can apply for economic injury disaster loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is making available low-interest federal disaster loans to small, nonfarm businesses in several California counties.

December 29, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Former Turlock High student, Dairy Princess to ride in Rose Parade

Turlock High School alumna Makenzie Neves won't be ringing in the New Year with just any ordinary celebration.

December 29, 2015 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Kristin Bettencourt: Turlock's biggest supporter

As the year comes to a close, many find themselves reflecting on their personal achievements. When Kristin Bettencourt reflects on her year, it's full of the amount of money raised for nonprofits, awareness brought to important issues and the increased sense of community fostered -all for the betterment of Turlock.

December 29, 2015 | Natalie Winters | Local


Most viewed stories of 2015 on TurlockJournal.com

The following stories received the most views over the past year on TurlockJournal.com:

December 29, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Checking in with the Journal's 'Movers & Shakers' for 2015

At the beginning of 2015, the Turlock Journal editorial team put together the people-focused feature "15 Movers & Shakers for 2015." As the year comes to a close, we will take a look at how a few of those "movers and shakers" fared over the year, and see what their plans are for 2016.

December 29, 2015 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Turlock boy with Spina Bifida dreams of swimming like all the other kids

When 6-year-old Emilio Delgadillo slips into a pool he glides around the water with a freedom of movement he rarely gets to experience.

December 24, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Norovirus cases on the rise in California

The California Department of Public Health is reminding residents of the importance of hand washing as the state sees an increase in norovirus cases.

December 24, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Preparing for El Niño

With anticipation of a wet El Niño winter at its peak, many local entities are taking precautionary measures to ensure that they will be ready if-and when-the rainy forecast materializes.

December 24, 2015 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Gearing Up! donates bikes, skateboards to local at-risk youth

Their mission is simple and their actions are huge.

December 24, 2015 | Natalie Winters | Local


Teenager injured in ATV collision

A 15-year-old Hughson boy suffered major injuries when his all terrain vehicle was struck by a sport utility vehicle.

December 22, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Air defense command celebrates 60 years of tracking Santa

The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) is celebrating the 60th anniversary of tracking Santa's yuletide journey.

December 22, 2015 | Natalie Winters | Local


Turlock wins Salvation Army Mayors Kettle Challenge

Celebrity bell ringer challenges are one of the many community-centered ways that the Salvation Army raises funds and Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth and his team of bell ringing volunteers soundly defeated Ceres, Modesto and Riverbank in the third annual Salvation Army Mayors kettle Challenge.

December 22, 2015 | Natalie Winters | Local


Hilmar dreamer seeks worldly experience through video contest

Spending time traveling may be a common item on the average bucket list, but Hilmar resident Justin Morris has his sights set much, much further.

December 22, 2015 | Natalie Winters | Local


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Monteith highlights county’s successes, challenges in annual address

Board of Supervisors Chairman Dick Monteith delivered his state-of-the-county address on Tuesday morning, which covered the past, present and future of Stanislaus County.

February 09, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


New report shines light on California water conditions

The idea of being "average" has likely never sounded so good to the Turlock Irrigation District following a report unveiled this week by the California ...

February 09, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Turlock Police resurrects K9 Unit

The welcome reception for new officers with the Turlock Police Department is more likely to include coffee and pastries and not Milk Bones and chew ...

February 09, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Heart health focus of local efforts

Stanislaus County has one of the highest rates of heart disease in California and since February is American Heart Month, local health providers are seizing ...

February 06, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


UC Coop to offer hands-on cottage food workshop

Since opening Jars of Delicious nearly two years ago, Cheree Hill has expanded from making a couple hundred jars of jam as party favors for ...

February 06, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Bring on the diva

Chaka Khan, a 10-time Grammy Award winner and international music icon with 22 Grammy nominations to her name, will perform at the Stanislaus County Fair ...

February 04, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Longtime Turlock lumber yard closes its doors after 48 years

Turlock's last remaining lumber company closed its doors, as Valley Distributors is no longer in business.

February 04, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Bakery and pizzeria ready to join downtown scene

Name of Business: Edith's Crust & Crumb

February 04, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


State Water Board extends mandatory water saving rules

Although celebrated, recent rain certainly has not meant the end of the unprecedented drought in California or strict water conservation measures as the State Water ...

February 04, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Bee Positive Run raises $15K

Over 600 people showed up Saturday to the first annual Bee Positive 5k Run/Walk. The event was put together by Joe and Cathie Bernardi ...

February 02, 2016 | BY CANDY PADILLA Turlock Journal | Local


California receives lackluster grade in kids’ well-being

A report card released by Children Now revealed less-than-satisfactory grades in the well-being of children for California, which is a state that over 9 million ...

February 02, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Groundhog predicts early spring, meteorologist disagrees

Punxsutawney Phil failed to see his shadow Tuesday, indicating an early start to spring for the United States. The decision marks only the 18th time ...

February 02, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Super Bowl City, NFL Experience offer football fans pre-game thrills

Super Bowl 50 has officially landed in the Bay Area, bringing with it droves of football fans and enough excitement and energy to power Levi ...

February 02, 2016 | Frankie Tovar | Local


Lighter source of apartment fire

A blaze ignited by a lighter destroyed one apartment but a quick response and attack from Turlock firefighters kept the fire from devouring the complex.

February 02, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


ABC Fitness hosts fundraiser for local man with rare disorder

ABC Fitness is hoping Turlock will run together to help a member of the community while he battles a rare disorder.

February 02, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


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