Local news for Modesto, CA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
1 hr ago | The Modesto Bee
Testimony on Monday revealed some of the details involved in the shooting death of a 30-year-old man whose body found three years ago along a rural road north of Modesto.
1 hr ago | The Modesto Bee
Modesto police arrested a man Sunday evening suspected of robbing a woman of an iPad case she'd just purchased from a T-Mobile store.
4 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Prosecutors said Monday that 49-year-old Ruby Adams is charged with first-degree residential burglary and first-degree residential robbery for acting as a lookout for her son and another female suspect.
8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
According to Modesto Police spokeswoman Heather Graves, the incident started at 1:22 a.m. when an officer tried to stop a 2012 Toyota Camry at Paradise Road and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The car took off, leading police in a short chase down Morgan Road before officers called it off after losing sight of the vehicle.
9 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
She says the officers stopped and rendered aid to the injured man. Paramedics were called and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
13 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Sacramento Bee reports the infant was found in critical condition after fire department officials responded to a call for aid late Thursday.
15 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Police and fire officials say ambulances from five surrounding communities responded to the Saturday night concert at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, about 30 miles south of Boston.
Black Jack Rockin Blues Band singer Kent Gonzales performs during the drug awareness event, "Just Say No, Battle of the Bands", at the Modesto Elks Lodge in Modesto Calif., on Sunday July 27, 2014.
John F. Gerling's bicycle sat in his garage gathering dust for many years, until about a decade ago when he entered a 60-mile bike ride for charity.
The Modesto City Schools board will hold a lengthy closed-door meeting Monday before tackling a relatively light agenda with several reports and a raft of school year contracts to consider, ranging from after-school programs to software licenses.
State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier says a Senate investigative report to be released this week will show how the California Department of Transportation knowingly accepted substandard work by a Chinese firm that welded most of the new roadway and tower.
Cedar Point spokesman Bryan Edwards says a cable on the Skyhawk ride disconnected at about 10 p.m. Saturday.
In December 2010, a gunman wearing a helmet left with more than $1.5 million in chips - many ranging in denominations from $10,000 to $25,000 each - from the Bellagio.
Backpacks and free food may have been the draw at the Modesto Gospel Mission Back to School Block Party, but the volunteer spirit was the true star.
Stanislaus Superior Court, for the first time, is moving a murder trial because its courtrooms are not big enough to handle the number of defendants and attorneys involved.
The Redding Record Searchlight reports the accident occurred on Highway 44 near Millville about 9:30 p.m. Friday, when a Toyota Camry crossed into oncoming traffic, crashed into a fence and rolled several times.
The Monterey Herald reports that police officers in Greenfield discovered the filthy conditions when they served a search warrant at the house Wednesday.
Modesto News, Events & Info
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 08:26 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC