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2 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
A pair of classic Crystal Creamery milk trucks roll slowly along I street for Modesto's Celebration of Lights Holiday Parade Saturday evening .
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3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
Police said in a statement that officers found two people loitering behind a business Saturday afternoon and one of them, who was armed, ran away.
5 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Modesto Bee's Scoopy, high fives and greets children and families gathered at the Stanislaus County Library in downtown Modesto Saturday , to celebrate Scoopy's 70th birthday as the Bee's mascot.
6 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Daily Sentinel reports Joseph Conn was ordered Friday to be held at the Mesa County Jail on $500,000 bail, even though he's already serving a life sentence for the 2011 murder of a man in California.
10 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Holding the hand of his wife and accompanied by his adult son, Merrill Newman thanked the Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang, North Korea, and U.S. Embassy in Beijing for helping to secure his release.
14 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
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18 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
A jury on Friday found Richard Tuite not guilty of voluntary manslaughter. His 2004 conviction had been overturned but he's already served most of the original 17-year sentence.
A toddler was taken by Child Protective Services on Thursday night after his mother left him alone in a home without water or power, according to Modesto police.
It’s won’t rain – or snow – on our parade Saturday, or on the many people who are sure to turn out for the opening of local cities’ Christmas Tree Lanes and other holiday lighting attractions.
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Authorities say a family member found 84-year-old Ruben Sanchez severely beaten in his apartment on Nov. 18. He later died at a hospital.
The attorney for Sgt. Anthony Peden told a Superior Court judge Friday the soldier's undergone psychological evaluations in preparation for his defense.
The Miami Heat superstar confirmed reports before Thursday's game against the Chicago Bulls that he will co-star with Kevin Hart in the comedy "Ballers."
MID and Modesto entered into an agreement in 2005 for the irrigation district to more than double the capacity of its Modesto Regional Water Treatment Plant at Modesto Reservoir from 30 million gallons of drinking water per day to 66 million gallons.
Icicles form on a low hanging branch of a walnut orchard tree off of Hwy 33 south of Patterson during Thursday morning's freezing temperatures.
Longtime voice teacher, choral director and Kindermusik specialist Ginger Colla said she was so impacted by the fatal shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School a year ago, she wanted to do something to mark the one-year anniversary on Dec. 14. “We were all so shocked and saddened by that event,” she said.
The driver of the stolen car was found in a dog house hiding in the backyard of a home in the 1100 block of Alamo Ave., is taken into custody.
Hard Freeze Warning for Stanislaus County was issued at December 07 at 2:40PM PST