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News Briefs – Oct. 16

Newman library activities A number of activities are in store this month at the Newman branch library. A “Make a Bat” craft activity will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at […]
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Dean Harris: Latest chapter in C.L. storyline to be unveiled

A little bit about a lot of things: •  The latest chapter in the ongoing story of Stanislaus County’s campaign to turn a former military airfield near Crows Landing into […]
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Susan Mattos: Burglaries, vandalisms cause for concern

Did someone say that it was October? You certainly wouldn’t know it if you have been keeping an eye on the temperature outside. From the mid 90’s to the upper […]
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Bill Mattos: Voters will have their say in Assembly, Senate races

HOW WILL YOU VOTE?  The time has arrived when our mail is filled with flyers and brochures telling us how to vote and sometimes even “asking” for our vote. It […]
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Letter: County superintendent backs GUSD bond measure

To the editor: I encourage Gustine voters to cast a “yes” vote on Measure P Nov. 4. As the county superintendent of schools, I have visited your school campuses and […]
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Letter: Historians grateful for support of luncheon

To the editor: The Gustine Historical Society wishes to express its sincere thanks and appreciation to the community for its support of our 16th annual salad bar luncheon. The proceeds […]
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Dean Harris: Decision day postponed­–again– for ambulance

A little bit about a lot of things: •  The art of indecision has been perfected by the West Side Community Healthcare District Board of Directors, which has a track […]
October 13, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Guest opinion: Newspapers invaluable to our communities

By Robert M. Williams, Jr. NATIONAL NEWSPAPER ASSOCIATION What do you care most about in life? Most of us would put family at, or near, the top of such a […]
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Toni Butero: Who benefits from the plastic bag ban?

Much has been written about the recent bill signed into law by Governor Brown that bans the “single use” plastic bags at large grocery stores and pharmacies effective July 1, […]
October 13, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 6 Comments | Full Story »

Letter: 4-H Club appreciates support of community

To the editor: On behalf of the Westside 4-H Club, we would like to thank the Our Lady of Miracles Society, Amaral Transport, American Ag Credit the communities of Gustine […]
October 13, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »