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Prison sentence in drug case

A Newman man has been sentenced to three years, eight months in state prison on drug-related charges. Stanislaus County District Attorney Birgit Fladager said that Jose Luis Vasquez Leyva, 27, […]
August 18, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman man sentenced to 12 years in prison

Stanislaus County District Attorney Birgit Fladager announced Aug. 8 that Victor Dominguez, 62, of Newman, has been sentenced to 12 years in state prison for one count of continuous sexual […]
August 18, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman filing period comes to a close

NEWMAN – The November election will include contested races for two seats on the Newman City Council and one on the Newman-Crows Landing school board. Three other local races, though, […]
August 14, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine adopts mandatory water conservation measures

GUSTINE – Local water users will be required to limit outdoor watering to two days a week and adhere to additional conservation measures outlined in an urgency ordinance adopted Aug. […]
August 14, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine city, school races on ballot

GUSTINE – Local voters will be deciding contested races for two City Council seats and at least one Gustine Unified school board seat when they go to the polls in […]
August 14, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Labor contract helps put ambulance back in the black

westside ambulanceWest Side Community Ambulance, awash in red ink for the past year, has a balanced budget for 2014-15 – in large part due to concessions from its employees. Board members […]
August 14, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Task force evolution ongoing

A task force established seven years ago to identify West Side healthcare needs and bring together resources continues to evolve. Through its Healthy Choices campaign, the West Side Healthcare Task […]
August 14, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman on lookout for water wasters

NEWMAN – City employees are keeping a more vigilant eye out for water-wasters in light of new, statewide water conservation regulations. Director of Public Works Koosun Kim said that the […]
August 7, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Students return to the classroom Monday

Orestimba High will welcome a fourth ag teacher to its staff this year, allowing the school to expand its ag mechanics offerings. Above, ag teacher Jaime Rico works to prepare a shop for the start of a new school year.NEWMAN – Summer is fast fading for students in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District, who will return to the classroom Monday, Aug. 11, to start a new year. Superintendent […]
August 7, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine City Council race taking shape

GUSTINE – With the filing period for November elections rapidly drawing to a close, a contested race is taking shape for two seats on the Gustine City Council. Local resident […]
August 7, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »