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After leaving an assault suspect barricaded inside his home after an hourlong standoff earlier this week, Stanislaus County sheriff's deputies on Thursday arrested the man, along with his brother and mother.
According to the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department, detectives from Riverbank Police Services were walking along the river, talking to people in the hopes of locating Juan Alipio Hernandez, 47, when they spotted a body at about 9:30 a.m. The body, located near the river, was not positively identified.
Health care workers in Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties have less college education than those working elsewhere in America, a report released this week by the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program shows.
The Stanislaus County Fair saw a bump in attendance this year, with nearly 239,000 people coming through the gates over its 10-day run.
A contest for business ideas in Stanislaus County, with a prize of $2,500 in cash and $2,500 in professional services.
Spending time with FFA and 4-H kids at the Stanislaus County Fair last week made me think of how much learning those kids get through raising their animals.
The Stanislaus County Veterans Advisory Commission meets the fourth Monday of every month.
For a dozen years, the Stanislaus Economic Development and Workforce Alliance has been burdened with a formal name that was too long and hard to remember.
In a southwest Modesto home Monday, officers recovered two assault weapons, a handgun, a silencer and several high-capacity magazines for the assault weapons.
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.
Candidate filing has started for several city council, school board and health board seats up for election in Stanislaus County on Nov. 4. Interested people have until Aug. 8 to enter a race, or Aug. 13 if the incumbent is not running.
LET'S GET STRAIGHT TO DIRK VERDOORN ON WHAT IS HAPPENING NOW. THAT WEATHER STILL CONTINUING ON THE SOUTH SHORE OF LAKE TAHOE.
The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the basement chamber of Tenth Street Place, at 1010 10th St., Modesto.
Of the 288 wells studied by county officials in recent months, nearly all of them saw water levels decline this year - in one extreme case, by more than 10 feet.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 01:50 am
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