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Festive weekend in store

“Celebrating Women in Style” was the theme of the Gustine-Newman Soroptimist Fashion Show held Sunday at the West Side Theatre. Reigning Miss Newman Jasmine Miller and sisters Amaris and Nayeli Dias were among those modeling the latest in fashion.The 2014 edition of the Newman Fall Festival will serve up a steady stream of events, activities and attractions this weekend. Now in its 44th year, the festival has grown […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman turns to solar for sewer plant

NEWMAN – The city’s sewer plant is going solar, with the promise of saving millions in energy costs over the next two decades. City Council members recently approved execution of […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman crafting peddler guidelines

NEWMAN – Local leaders are are crafting guidelines which would regulate the activities of  unsolicited door-to-door peddlers. Council members, in reviewing options presented by city staff at the Aug. 12 […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine council hears solar update

GUSTINE – A proposal to purchase solar-generated power to run the city’s wastewater treatment plant remains under consideration by local leaders. The City Council will hold a public hearing Sept. […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Bike lane project moving forward

GUSTINE – A Highway 33/140 bike lane project moved a step closer to fruition recently with City Council approval of a supplemental funding agreement which will pick up the city’s […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine amending truck route, signage

GUSTINE – The Gustine City Council endorsed a change to city truck routes at its Aug. 5 meeting which requires the updating of signs throughout town as well as removing […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman woman among four dead in crash

A white sheet is used to cover a portion of a tan Lexus where two of four deceased victims were found after the vehicle collided with a large metal TID utility pole along Marshall Road near Ward Avenue Monday evening around 7:30 p.m. 
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PATTERSON IRRIGATORA Newman woman was among four people killed in a single-vehicle accident Monday evening on Marshall Road south of Patterson, authorities said. The Stanislaus County Coroner’s Office identified the deceased […]
August 28, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

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 »