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WS Ambulance addresses training lapses

Lapses in mandatory annual training of West Side Community Ambulance employees are being resolved through a program which meets the requirements of their accrediting EMS agency and addresses deficiencies found […]
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newly-elected trustees look to challenges ahead

GUSTINE – The Gustine Unified School District Board of Trustees will welcome two new members in December. Crickett Brinkman and Lettie Borrelli won board seats in the Nov. 4 election. […]
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Honoring those who served

A Veterans Day procession made its way through downtown Gustine Tuesday morning.GUSTINE – The men and women who have served their nation were honored Tuesday during a Veterans Day parade and program in downtown Gustine. The observance continued a tradition that […]
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Vierra captures weekly, season prizes

Gustine’s Jim Vierra won top honors in the final edition of the 2014 Mattos Newspapers Football Contest – and in the process claimed the prize for best overall showing on […]
November 17, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Wallace pulls ahead in vote count

NEWMAN – Incumbent school board member Paul Wallace pulled ahead of challenger Alfredo Esquivez last week as the counting of ballots from the Nov. 4 election continued. A Friday update […]
November 13, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Well woes continue in Crows Landing

CROWS LANDING – The lone well serving this unincorporated community failed twice last week, leaving residents, businesses and an elementary school without water for the better part of a full […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman board race deadlocked

NEWMAN – Local voters opted for a measure of change on the City Council when they went to the polls Tuesday, but the outcome of a school board race remained […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: News | 1 Comment | Full Story »

Gustine Measure P passes

GUSTINE – Local voters supported a school bond measure and cast their ballots for change on several governing boards when they went to the polls Tuesday. Measure P, a $14 […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Ambulance board okays management contract

An outside management firm brought in temporarily to help West Side Community Ambulance through a financial crisis and internal disarray will be staying on to oversee operations. The West Side […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine FFA members earn national honors

Photo courtesy Gustine FFA
Gustine High FFA members earned national honors last week. Tony Lopes won the national proficiency award for dairy production entrepreneurship, while the chapter’s dairy judging team placed second at the nationals to earn a trip to the world championships in Scotland. Pictured, from left, are team members Alexandria Lopes, Makalya Toste, advisor Kelly Sanches, Lexie Nunes and Tony Lopes.GUSTINE – Gustine High’s FFA chapter made its mark in national dairy circles last week with a strong showing at national competitions in Kentucky. Chapter member Tony Lopes won a […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »