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A Waterford man accused of murder on Tuesday pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter in the drowning of his girlfriend's 18-month-old daughter six years ago.
Suspects believed to have fled on foot from a vehicle in an orchard off Clark Road near Blue Gum in Modesto, Ca.
Stanislaus County's unemployment rate edged up to 13.6 percent in March, which was 0.3 percent more than the previous month.
Turlock is among the many entities around the state that are looking to change from at-large elections, which critics say do not provide enough representation to Latinos.
A judge on Monday determined there is enough evidence for the husband and father of a former Stanislaus County sheriff's detective to stand trial, accused of conspiring to forcibly enter rental homes owned by their family.
Sons in Retirement , an organization of retired men who have joined together to avoid boredom, will be having a monthly meeting featuring reading specialist Sheila Efflandt of Modesto Institute of Continued Learning at Modesto Junior College.
Stanislaus County Public Works Director Matt Machado will discuss a public works update for Salida.
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.