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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
A state appellate court dropped a bomb late Thursday on the early stages of the state's plan to divert fresh Northern California water under or around the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta on its way to Central and Southern California.
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7 hrs ago | RecordNET
Out in the country, on the farms and ranches, the old tools of the early 20th century, and even the 1800s, clutter the cobwebby corners of sheds and barns.
11 hrs ago | Telegram
A California woman has appealed to the state governor's office to offer a reward for the nearly 44-year-old murder of her mother, who was originally from Stephenville.
The San Joaquin County of Education is searching for volunteers with a background in science to help teach kindergarten through sixth-graders.
With California experiencing a third straight dry year, it's a tough balance for golf course managers.
A crow found dead in the Tracy area has tested positive for West Nile virus, the earliest find of West Nile activity in San Joaquin County since it was first detected in 2003, according to officials.
A state corrections panel in charge of awarding $500 million to counties upheld an appeal in the competitive application process, knocking San Joaquin County off the funding list, causing the county to lose out on $33 million to build a new jail.
State water cops approved rules Wednesday that will result in higher costs for thousands of San Joaquin County farmers, with the goal of reducing polluted runoff draining into already degraded streams.
Children throughout San Joaquin County will be able to vote on their favorite nominations in the California Young Reader Medal program.
There were 65 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
In his column today, Record columnist Michael Fitzgerald asked the question: Who is Allen Sawyer? It follows this news that City Councilman Elbert Holman listed notorious criminals he pursued as a lawman in the ballot statement he is using to pitch himself to voters in his re-election bid.
Out of 14 wanted fugitives for violent crimes, the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department would not extradite seven of them.
A local advocacy and support group for families of children and teens with emotional and behavior issues is accepting registration for a new beginning course to help families learn how to cope.
The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office apprehended three men who opened fire on a central Stockton home early Tuesday, authorities said.
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell toured a federal water storage and pumping plant in Byron today to get a firsthand look at a key piece of California's water infrastructure as the state grapples with a historic drought.
Funding for a new Tulare County jail project is in jeopardy after a state corrections panel on Tuesday approved an appeal brought by Stanislaus County that could shift $6.65 million in state dollars.