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Shooting believed to be murder-suicide

Deceased identified as residents of Keyes, Modesto NEWMAN – A Saturday night shooting on Kilburn Road which left two people dead and a third wounded is being investigated as a […]
January 25, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Two dead, one wounded in Kilburn Road shooting

Two people were killed and a third wounded in a Saturday night shooting on Kilburn Road northeast of Newman, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department. Department spokesperson Anthony Bejaran […]
January 24, 2015 | Posted in: News | 1 Comment | Full Story »

Schools open computer labs to families

NEWMAN – Local schools are opening their computer labs after hours for students and their parents. The new program, which started this week, will give families greater access to technology […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Santa Nella board debates translation, legal opinion

SANTA NELLA – Issues surrounding interpreter services and translation for non-English speaking constituents continue to be a topic of debate for the Santa Nella County Water District board. Directors recently […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

OHS foreman ‘making a difference’

NEWMAN – Rigoberto Ramirez spends most of his day on the go as he makes the rounds of the Orestimba High campus. He is a familiar figure in the utility […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Committee to explore aquatic center options

NEWMAN – A community committee will help the city determine whether to put a measure on the November ballot to fund construction of a new aquatic center and other recreational […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

GUSD will defend Redskin mascot

GUSTINE – The Gustine Unified School District will take a stand against the latest legislative effort to ban the use of the controversial Redskin nickname. School board members last week […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Board hears offers for former hospital building

Two offers from prospective buyers interested in purchasing the former West Side Community Hospital building are relatively close in terms of dollars, but far different in the details. Board members […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Graduation night fireworks approved in Gustine

GUSTINE – Gustine High’s Class of 2015 will celebrate its graduation and a successful year with fireworks at commencement. School board members voted 4-0 last week, with Ernie Longoria absent, […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Crash claims life of Newman man

A Newman man died Jan. 14 of injuries suffered in a Jan. 10 motor vehicle accident. According to the California Highway Patrol, 26-year-old Marco Ruelas was a passenger in a […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »