The number of whooping cough cases reported in California hit a milestone this week by surpassing the total from a 1950 outbreak, when there were 6, 613 cases.
Four people, including three from Turlock, were arrested Tuesday night after Stanislaus County Sheriff's deputies caught them in the act of burglarizing two Waterford businesses.The first attempted theft was reported to the sheriff's department around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday at the 711-Materials business at 19412 Yosemite Boulevard.Off-site security guards monitoring surveillance cameras took notice of a man, later identified as 38-year-old John Dompleling of Turlock, making his way onto the property carrying bolt cutters and a backpack, said sheriff's spokesman Deputy Luke Schwartz. Deputies were able to get into position, secure the outer perimeter ...
This Thanksgiving when President Barack Obama pardons the nation's turkey, it will be a local bird's neck spared from the axe man.
Attempts to run a well-attended farmers market in Turlock have not faired well in the past, but this year, the market may have found its niche with a successful first year.
Harold Stedman served in World War II as a paratrooper in the 101st airborne unit. He received four purple hearts, was shot four times, broke his hip and broke his back in combat.
A Ceres woman was killed Tuesday morning when she drove head-on into another car while driving in the wrong direction along a stretch of highway in Turlock.
A young Turlock girl lost her life Friday due to suffocation while sleeping with her father on a couch.
A 52-year-old Turlock man, described by his brother as having the mental capacity of a rash teenager, is being charged with attempted homicide after stabbing an apartment manager.
A combination of higher-than-expected construction bids and three agencies' concerns over a payment agreement forced the delay of a planned $20 million bond issuance to fund a new Turlock Public Safety Facility at the Turlock City Council meeting Tuesday night.
The California State University Board of Trustees Committee on Finance on Tuesday approved a two step tuition increase of 5 percent for the remainder of the 2009-2010 school year and a further 10 percent for the 2011-2012 year.
A proposed Turlock family entertainment center, including a bowling alley, has drawn opposition from nearby residents concerned with noise levels.
So far the budget for the Turlock Unified School District looks good, but there are payment deferrals, suspended mandates and no funds for mental health funds.
A rash of scrap metal thefts from an auto business came to an end Tuesday morning with the arrest of two suspects by the Turlock Police Department.
A plan to offer fee breaks to new businesses opening in vacant storefronts was sent back to the drawing board by the Turlock City Council on Tuesday evening.
With the sort of ghouls and goblins that inhabit the night this time a year, many Turlockers are – quite rightly – afraid of the dark.