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Modesto, California is located in Stanislaus County. Zip codes in Modesto, CA include 95356, 95353, and 95397. The median home price in Modesto is $226,000 which is roughly $133/per square foot. More Modesto information.

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2 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Big rig stuck on Turlock railroad tracks snarls downtown Modesto traffic

Burlington Northern Santa Fe operators stopped a freight train in Modesto after the big rig got stuck at the tracks at Daubenberger and Paulson roads in Turlock.

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6 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Catwoman, Joker and Harley Quinn turn out for Batman celebration in Modesto

Eight-year-old Isaias Fuentes has his photo taken with, from left, Harley Quinn , the Joker and Catwoman during the Batman Day event at Bonanza Books & Comics on McHenry Avenue on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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9 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Man charged in SF bomb case must remain jailed

A federal judge in San Francisco denied Ryan Chamberlain's request to transfer to a mental hospital so he can get psychiatric treatment.

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13 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Coroner: Heroin overdose killed Peaches Geldof

Coroner Roger Hatch said Wednesday that Geldof had taken a fatal dose after a period of trying to come off the drug.

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18 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

Councilman Tom LaBonge says the pine grew to more than 12 feet tall before succumbing to a bark beetle infestation.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Dog Walker Watch helps teach Modestans ways to prevent crime

Dozens of dogs and their human families turned out at the Modesto Dog Park on Tuesday evening to learn how to turn their daily walks into steps against crime.

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The Modesto Bee

Deputy shot, injured in Southern Calif. standoff

Department spokesman Albert Martinez says the deputy was one of many responding to an assault with a deadly weapon call in Moreno Valley on Tuesday afternoon when he was shot.

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The Modesto Bee

Vigil held to mark one year since Modesto man's death

It's been nearly a year since Modestan Frankie Vargas was killed in front of his home in an apparent case of mistaken identity.

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The Modesto Bee

Fire burns Los Angeles-area charter school

A Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesman says firefighters received the call at 2:21 p.m. Tuesday saying smoke and fire was showing through the roof of Animo High School in Inglewood.

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The Modesto Bee

Car fire spreads to used car dealership in Modesto, closing Crows Landing Road

A car fire spread to a used car dealership on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. What started out as a car fire spread to a used car dealership on Tuesday morning.

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The Modesto Bee

Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

Librarian James Billington said Tuesday that the singer-songwriter whose hits include "Piano Man" and "Uptown Girl" will receive the prize in Washington in November.

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The Modesto Bee

Woman, 30, charged in San Francisco hotel slaying

The San Francisco Chronicle reports 30-year-old Lisa Heng was charged Monday and is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday afternoon.

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The Modesto Bee

MID considers customer ATMs, solar rebates, storage

Special ATMs would make it easier for people to pay their Modesto Irrigation District bills, says a proposal going before MID leaders Tuesday morning.

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The Modesto Bee

One teen killed, one hurt when car, bicycle collide in north Modesto

A Modesto police officer examines a bike involved in the accident. One teenager died and a second was seriously injured when their bicycle collided with a car in north Modesto, CA.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Woman whose kids drowned pleads guilty to felonies

U-T San Diego reports 28-year-old Tassie Behrens entered the plea Monday could get four years and seven months in prison when she's sentenced in September.

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The Modesto Bee

Modesto police recover assault weapons while serving search warrant

In a southwest Modesto home Monday, officers recovered two assault weapons, a handgun, a silencer and several high-capacity magazines for the assault weapons.

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The Modesto Bee

'Nightwalk' aims to reduce gun violence in west Modesto

Organizer Adriana Hernandez-Garcia and event logistics leader Ricardo Garcia are pictured on Monday afternoon at the office of Congregations Building Community which is organizing a night walk through west Modesto this coming Friday.

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The Modesto Bee

Sacramentan arrested in Modesto motel robbery

A Sacramentan who disagreed with motel staff about a cleaning deposit was arrested on suspicion of robbery over the weekend.

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The Modesto Bee

Work set to resume on Modesto's Bowen Avenue

Work is expected to resume this week on a section of Bowen Avenue in central Modesto that has been dug up and closed to traffic for more than six weeks.

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The Modesto Bee

Modesto man sentenced for tax fraud

A Modesto man on Monday was sentenced to two years and nine months in prison for conspiring to submit false claims to the Internal Revenue Service, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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