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2 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Stanislaus County Coroner’s office on Tuesday identified the woman killed in an accident north of Denair Monday as Obdulia Soto, 66, of Planada.
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8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
A judge on Monday fined a defense attorney $500 for failing to attend a sentencing hearing for his client, who faces up to 80 years to life in prison for his role in a deadly Modesto home-invasion robbery.
The Denair Unified School District board also will convene Thursday night for its regular meeting, expecting to hire a permanent chief business officer.
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is being offered at the Riverbank and Oakdale branches of the Stanislaus County Library this month.
The City Council on Tuesday will consider raising passenger fares for all Modesto Area Express and Modesto Area Dial-a-Ride services, which would be the transit system's first increases since 2008.
Patch editors attempt to each eat a two-foot long, one pound Togos pastrami sandwich in 30 minutes or less.
Nora Knittel, 8, of Ceres eyes a sabor tooth tiger skull fossil at the Mother Lode Mineral Society's 48th annual Gem, Jewelry & Rock Show at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds in Turlock, Calif., on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
While supportive of the future expressway linking Modesto to Oakdale, Riverbank officials don't want it to run through the former Army munitions plant that is being transformed into an industrial park.
Volunteers 18 and older to serve as election officers, bilingual election officers and "on-call" election officers at the polls on Election Day, June 3. Election officers help set up the voter precinct, maintain ballot security and voting equipment and assist voters as necessary.
The third annual Turlock Government Night will be an opportunity for federal, state and local elected officials to listen to their constituents.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari has been traveling around the Central Valley bashing the high speed rail project .
Merced County officials confirmed Friday that criminal background checks are not conducted for all prospective employees.
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.
Stanislaus County's unemployment rate kicked up in January, following seasonal hiring patterns that see Central Valley jobs drop after the holidays.
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.