Thursday Aug 14
Car swap meet founder's grown children take over management of events
Atwater-Winton residents Ryan Roberts and sister Shauna Bado have taken over management of spring and fall automotive swap meets at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, but their father continues as owner and promises to stay involved for at least the next five years.
The Fresno Bee
Winton man to stand trial in 2012 alleged drunken-driving death
Edgar Tapia Madrigal, 24, was ordered to stand trial Monday for the Nov. 18, 2012 death of Matthew Frisk, 27, of Atwater.
Drive-by shooting injures three in Winton
Merced County Sheriff's deputies responded to a drive-by shooting around 10 p.m. Wednesday on California Street in Winton.
The Modesto Bee
Running with the bulls and without the camera
Last weekend, a Vacaville man got his 15 seconds of fame when he was trampled by a ton of fast-moving cross-rib roast during the Great Bull Run at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton.
A 3-day work week
With 7 billion people on the planet, we must go to a three-day workweek paid at the 40-hour rate.