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Clean-up of underground chemical plume set to begin

Clean-up of underground chemical plume set to begin

Clean-up of underground chemical plume set to begin
The Turlock Journal
2005 A potentially hazardous plume of dry cleaning fluid has sat beneath downtown Turlock for years. This week, the cleanup effort kicks off in earnest, with construction completing on a pump-and-treat cleaning system. “It's not a public health risk at ...

OAKDALE: Ex-PTA treasurer charged with theft

OAKDALE: Ex-PTA treasurer charged with theft

OAKDALE: Ex-PTA treasurer charged with theft
Modesto Bee
OAKDALE -- The former treasurer of the Oakdale Junior High School Parent Teacher Club has been charged with stealing more than $4300 from the group. Sabrina Renee Martinez, 35, pleaded not guilty last week to grand theft and forgery ...

Man injured during tractor pull

Man injured during tractor pull

Man injured during tractor pull
The Turlock Journal
The victim of the accident, 51-year-old Loy Riddle, suffered a broken ankle and numerous lacerations and abrasions on his lower back, said Turlock Fire Department Battalion Chief Gary Lunsford. Riddle was reported in stable condition and recuperating ...

Patterson's Roscoe and Bales play before large crowd at fair - Patterson Irrigator

Patterson's Roscoe and Bales play before large crowd at fair - Patterson Irrigator

by PI Staff TURLOCK — A Patterson duo that make up half of the band called Dim City Lights opened for the Grammy Award-winning group Mercy Me in front of more than 3000 at the Stanislaus County Fair Monday night July 18. Thomas Roscoe and Brandon ...

Oakdale Equine Rescue - Dedication, Love For Horses Motivate Local Group

Oakdale Equine Rescue - Dedication, Love For Horses Motivate Local Group

Etheridge and Handley, both with Oakdale Equine Rescue, got involved with horses when their daughters expressed an interest in showing horses within 4-H but their recent all-consuming passion for rescuing horses that have been abandoned, ...
 

Dos Palos' Ruiz ropes himself a title

Dos Palos' Ruiz ropes himself a title

Dos Palos' Ruiz ropes himself a title
Merced Sun-Star
That was the total of three team-roping runs for the recent Dos Palos High graduate, along with teammate Case Hirdes of Turlock, at the California State High School Rodeo Association Finals last month in Bishop as Ruiz became the first ...

Candidate filing period opens Monday

Candidate filing period opens Monday

Candidate filing period opens Monday
The Turlock Journal
Local offices up for grabs in the election include two seats on the Turlock Irrigation District Board of Directors – Division 1, held by Michael Frantz since his appointment following the Sep. 25, 2009 death of Director Phillip Short; and Division 4, ...