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Questions swirling around a homicide investigation and prosecutors' dispute with a judge are two of the issues that make this year's race for Stanislaus County district attorney so heated.
A large metal shop and outbuildings at a farm on Gondring Road east of Keyes caught fire Saturday afternoon and continued to burn into the evening.
Deputies Tom Letras, left, and Andrew Winter, right, stand ready as locksmith Robert Owlsley, center, drills out the lock at a home on Barbera Way in Modesto on Feb. 14, 2013.
A Central Valley man has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge stemming from a body found inside a freezer at his auto body shop.
Dick Monteith is seeking a third term on what is sometimes considered Modesto's seat on Stanislaus County's Board of Supervisors.
The four candidates for two offices – Sheriff Adam Christianson and deputy Tom Letras, and District Attorney Birgit Fladager and defense attorney Frank Carson – will appear at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Kirk Lindsey Center, 1020 10th St., Suite 102, Modesto at an event hosted by the Modesto Chamber of Commerce and the King-Kennedy ... (more)
An officer with the Stanislaus County Drug Enforcement Agency helps eradicate pot plants in west Stanislaus County on Tuesday, Sept.
California's economy added 11,800 net new jobs in March, a meager showing after robust gains the month before, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.
The Stanislaus County Animal Shelter will be at 2014 Earth Day in the Park to offer dogs and cats for adoption.
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The board of California's political ethics watchdog Thursday postponed action on a recommended $40,000 money-laundering penalty against state Sen. Tom Berryhill , his brother and Republican central committees in Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties.
Modesto Regional Fire Authority Division Chief Sean Slamon has been appointed the agency's interim fire chief.
Terry Withrow is pictured on Wednesday morning in the Modesto Bee photo studio. Incumbent Terry Withrow and Scott Calkins are running for the District 3 seat on the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors.
Republican leaders in Stanislaus County will consider punishing one of their own for airing dirty laundry, publicly questioning U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham's integrity and harming the local GOP fundraising effort.