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10 min ago | The Modesto Bee
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.
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4 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
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.
8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The third annual Turlock Government Night will be an opportunity for federal, state and local elected officials to listen to their constituents.
12 hrs ago | CaHSR Blog
Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari has been traveling around the Central Valley bashing the high speed rail project .
16 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
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.
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.
Funstrummers Ukulele players of Modesto are holding a workshop presented by Lil Rev from the Milwaukee Ukulele Club.
The Stanislaus County Coroner's office is looking for family of a man whose cremains were left in a south Modesto storage facility.
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)