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56 min ago | The Modesto Bee
Turlock Councilwoman Amy Bublak declared Friday she’s a candidate for the county office, which determines the value of the 175,000 taxable real estate parcels in the county.
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2 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Stanislaus County's unemployment rate kicked up in January, following seasonal hiring patterns that see Central Valley jobs drop after the holidays.
3 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
A sentencing hearing in a deadly Modesto home-invasion robbery was postponed Friday, because the judge wants more information before deciding whether the defendant gets a new defense attorney.
7 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Lori, executive director of World Relief Modesto since 2010, plays an integral role in the resettlement of about 200 refugees each year in Stanislaus County.
9 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Funstrummers Ukulele players of Modesto are holding a workshop presented by Lil Rev from the Milwaukee Ukulele Club.
13 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Stanislaus County Coroner's office is looking for family of a man whose cremains were left in a south Modesto storage facility.
17 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Out of 23 nominees, Brittany Cody from Riverbank High School was selected to represent Stanislaus County at the regional level and will receive a $500 scholarship from ACSA Region VII.
The surviving deputy sheriff in a deadly 2012 ambush in Modesto that killed his partner and a locksmith has left the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department.
The recommendation to build a massive new Modesto courthouse on 10thStreet will be considered Wednesday during a public meeting in San Francisco.
Scott Calkins, a Wood Colony resident, announced he will challenge incumbent Terry Withrow for the District 3 supervisorial seat in Stanislaus County.
Authorities searched a home in the 1100 block of East Avenue in Turlock Feb. 26. The Stanislaus County Sheriff's department would only say the seach was related to an ongoing homicide investigation, but the East Avenue home is listed as the last known address of Robert Lee Woody, arrested in the death of Korey Kauffman, Patty ... (more)
Allen Kendrick, 47, registered sex offender was arrested and booked at the Stanislaus County Jail for possession of child pornography and parole violation.
According to the Ripon Police Department, the incident began when officer Mario Ysit conducted a traffic stop on a Toyota pickup near River and North Ripon roads at 7:17 a.m. The driver, Aaron Michael Mendoza, 40, was found to be a registered sex offender on active parole.
From 2 to 3 p.m., there will be Come Back Kids program orientation in Room 25. From 2 to 5 p.m., there will be a Career Technical Education workshop series open house in Room 20. For more information on the open house, call Magali Penaloza, 18, struggled in school, then quit her junior year to have a baby.
Lawyers for state Sen. Tom Berryhill , R-Twain Harte, say in a new filing that an administrative law judge got it wrong when he concluded that the lawmaker illegally coordinated with county Republican committees in steering campaign dollars to his brother's Assembly campaign in 2008.
The Stanislaus County Office of Education launched an initiative at the start of this school year focused on increasing graduation rates.