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  1. Inmate dies after being found stricken in cell at DVIRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | RecordNET

    Custody staff responded to a “man down” call around 2:45 p.m. Sunday and found 46-year-old Floyd Finks without a pulse. Finks was transported to San Joaquin General Hospital at 3:25 p.m., where he was pronounced dead by doctors.

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  2. Stockton: Council to vote on downtown projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | RecordNET

    ... store and caf. The new construction as currently planned would replace existing buildings along Miner Avenue and San Joaquin Street, stretching one block west to Hunter Street. The housing would be developed by Visionary Home Builders, with the ...

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  3. Briefs -- Published Dec. 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | RecordNET

    Christmas arts and crafts will be presented at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Margaret Troke Branch Library, 502 W. Benjamin Holt Drive. On Christmas and again on New Year's Day, San Joaquin Regional Transit District will not run its regular fixed route bus services nor its Dial-A-Ride services.

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  4. Departures: Life of a railroad timetableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SFGate

    ... a black hole as a human being can get. That's because an Amtrak timetable is down to the minute. The San Joaquin arrives in Bakersfield not at noon but at 12:02 p.m.; the Lake Shore Limited departs Buffalo not at midnight but at 11:59 p.m. It would ...

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  5. Deputies, DOJ Swarm Alleged Drug House in LathropRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A block of Cold Springs Street in Lathrop was closed off Wednesday as San Joaquin Sheriff's deputies and officials with the California Department of Justice investigated a suspicious death inside an alleged drug house. Investigators were tight-lipped about why they were there but neighbors say the home had signs of drug manufacturing, like tarps covering the windows.

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  6. Trail Mix for 12/18: More trail runs in area foothills in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    After a succesful first series of runs on the San Joaquin River Trail - the SJRT Half Marathon, the Pincushion Hill Climb and the SJRT 50/50 ultramarathon - race organizer Nathaniel Moore is taking sign-ups for the first San Joaquin Running Trail race series in 2015. The Trail Race Series includes three races, beginning with the new Hensley Lake Off Off-Road 10K on Feb. 8 followed by the SJRT Half Marathon on March 7 and the Pincushion Hill Climb on Sept.

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  7. Frank JoaquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RecordNET

    ... for incoming presidents of these clubs. He was very proud to receive a Certificate of Appreciation from the San Joaquin County J.A.T.C. for his outstanding and dedicated service as well. Frank was preceded in death by his brother Manuel Joaquin and ...

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  8. Briefs -- Published Dec. 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RecordNET

    ... still is well behind when you take into consideration the previous three years combined. STOCKTON - The Stockton San Joaquin Emergency Food Bank is collecting food to be given away to those in need on Monday. Last year, hundreds of food boxes were ...

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  9. Seeds of learning: School uses garden to teach valuable lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | RecordNET

    ... fall, the Taylor group has been working with donors and the nonprofit Community Partnership for Families of San Joaquin, which provided $5,000 in Dignity Health grant funds to bring the garden to life, said Savong Lam, director of neighborhood-based ...

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  10. Workshop designed to help businesses avoid ADA lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | RecordNET

    The San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is hosting a workshop for small business owners designed to help them learn how to make their businesses accessible to people with disabilities. The not only opens the business to possible new clients, but it can  reduce the chances of being hit by a drive-by lawsuit.

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  11. Library event teaches about KwanzaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | RecordNET

    The California Black Agriculture Working Group and Stockton San Joaquin Public Library are sponsoring the event that will use crafts, storytelling and songs to explain the traditions and meaning of Kwanzaa. Kwanzaa, meaning first fruits in Swahili, is a seven-day celebration, each day emphasizing a different principle to live by.

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  12. McNerney: Water bill would have 'terrible consequences'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | RecordNET

    ... that depend on this invaluable resource. "The California Delta was originally fed by two mighty rivers: the San Joaquin and the Sacramento. The San Joaquin River is now a dry riverbed because the water has been diverted south for decades, and much ...

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  13. UCP Tracy celebrating one year of service with open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | RecordNET

    ... quality of life not only of the clients but of the community around them. Since 1954 United Cerebral Palsy of San Joaquin, Calaveras and Amador Counties has advocate for children and adults with cerebral palso and other disabilities. It offers day ...

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  14. Magnitude-3.6 Quake Shakes Central CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | CBS Local

    ... s a quake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.6 struck at 10:10 p.m. Sunday. It was centered 16 miles southwest of San Joaquin.

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  15. Jesse Manuel DelgadilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | RecordNET

    ... 8, 2014 at 10 a.m. at St. Gertrude's Catholic Church, 1663 E. Main St. Burial will follow the funeral service at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery, 719 E.

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  16. Earthquake: 3.6 quake strikes near San Joaquin, Calif.Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Los Angeles Times

    A shallow magnitude 3.6 earthquake was reported Sunday evening 16 miles from San Joaquin, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:10 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles.

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  17. Tiny water district to seize PG&E power lines, transformersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | SFGate

    For years, San Francisco progressives have dreamed of breaking free from PG&E and setting up their own electric utility. The South San Joaquin Irrigation District won permission from a key government panel Thursday to jump into the retail electricity business, selling power to 38,000 residents of Escalon, Manteca, Ripon and the surrounding countryside.

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  18. Central San Joaquin Valley braces for stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Fresno Bee

    ... you no longer feel safe driving, do not stop in the traffic lanes. Heavy rain is expected to pound the central San Joaquin Valley into Friday morning - making the storm marching through here easily the strongest the region has seen in the past few ...

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  19. Stormageddon heading central San Joaquin Valleya s wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Fresno Bee

    Heavy rain is expected to pound the central San Joaquin Valley on Thursday night, with an 80% chance that rain will begin late Thursday afternoon in the Fresno area, according to the National Weather Service. A high wind warning is also in effect from just north of Merced to Southern California, and extending from the coast to the Sierra Nevada.

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  20. Cloudy - yet safe - tap water adds to negative health effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Davis Enterprise

    Cloudy tap water may have a greater effect on California's rural immigrants than merely leaving behind a bad taste, according to a new policy brief released by the Center for Poverty Research at UC Davis. Researchers looked at the connection between water quality and child obesity in two poor immigrant communities in California's Central Valley - San Joaquin and Firebaugh.

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