Newman Fire report

Personnel from the Newman Fire Department and West Stanislaus Fire Protection District’s Newman station responded to 19 calls for service from Dec. 23-29.

Fire Chief Keith Bowen said responses included 17 medical aid calls, one motor vehicle collision and one public assist.

Bowen said the motor vehicle accident occurred Dec. 27 on River Road at Hills Ferry Road. He said the incident involved a motorcyclist who was transported by ground ambulance for treatment of injuries described as minor.

West Side weather

Newman resident Marge Carvalho, an observer for the National Weather Service, reported the following high/low temperatures and rainfall amounts for the past week. Readings for the previous 24-hour period are taken at 5 p.m. daily.

Monday, Dec. 23: 61/41, with .09 inches of rain

Tuesday, Dec. 24: 61/31

Wednesday, Dec. 25: 54/32

Thursday, Dec. 26: 58/31, with .13 inches of rain

Friday, Dec. 27: 58/30, with a trace of rain

Saturday, Dec. 28: 60/28

Sunday, Dec. 29: 61/28