Police bust 28 accused retail thieves during holiday shopping blitz; $12,000 in goods recoveredGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Police warn of increasing auto thefts in California during cold winter morningsGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Look-into-this restaurant menu and their special cajun mac and cheese dishEdgard AedoNewsBreak Contributor
Ceres man gets over three years in prison for cyberstalking two former Airbnb tenantsThe Bullet PointNewsBreak Contributor
This place in Modesto, CA offers delicious food especially their Thai TeaEdgard AedoNewsBreak Contributor
Family speaks out after Modesto mother killed in wrong-way crash on Thanksgiving
A North Valley family is opening up about the crash that changed their lives forever.
Victims Identified in Fatal Merced County Wrong-Way Collision on Thanksgiving Day
• Two individuals, identified as Bryant Noyola and Norma Rodriguez, were killed in a wrong-way crash on Highway 99 in Merced County. • Noyola was driving a Hyundai Elantra in the wrong direction at a high speed, while Rodriguez was a passenger in another vehicle.
‘There’s a potential for danger.’ Sheriff warns Merced County in dire need of more staffing
“Folks, I’m ringing the alarm,” Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke while talking about staffing shortages and the possibilities of what could happen next.
Did you shop at New Deal, Richland or other defunct Modesto area grocers? A look back
You can scroll through the story to see grocery ads from the 1920s onward.
Blossomtime Festival: A Century-Old Tradition of Spring and Community in Michigan
The Blossomtime Festival, a revered annual tradition since 1906, stands as a celebration of Michigan's springtime splendor and enduring community ties. Established by Rev. W. J. Cady to highlight the picturesque orchards in bloom, the festival has grown into a dynamic event that attracts visitors from across the Midwest. Recognized as Michigan's oldest multi-community festival, it survived through times as tumultuous as World War II, a testament to its significance in the region's cultural tapestry.
Jingle All the Way to Turlock's Tropical Winter Wonderland: The Spectacular Christmas Luau Parade!
Hey everyone! 🎉 I've got some exciting news to share with you today! Get ready to mark your calendars because the annual Christmas Parade is coming to Turlock, California! 🎄✨
Turlock police seek whereabouts of missing 10-year-old
TURLOCK, Calif. — Police are trying locate a missing 10-year-old in Turlock. The Turlock Police Department said Daisy McGill was last seen on the 300 block of Vasche Avenue and Saint George Place around 4:30 p.m. She was last seen wearing a baby blue sweater, purple t-shirt with a...
5-year-old girl who died after being swept into water in Half Moon Bay ID'd by coroner
A five-year-old girl who died after being rescued at Martin's Beach in Half Moon Bay on Saturday has been identified.
Empire man pleads guilty to homicide that followed feud, pursuit of worthless lottery ticket
Michael Roger Bruce of Empire took a plea deal.
Atwater Aviation Museum to host Tree lighting ceremony
ATWATER, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Castle Air Museum officials announced on Wednesday they will kick off the Christmas season on Saturday with a Tree lighting ceremony. Event organizers say visitors can sample a wide variety of coffees, finger foods, hot chocolate, plus other holiday goodies from the Copper Wings Cafe located in the Museum’s Gift Shop […]
Flood victims say state blocked Merced from clearing clogged waterways. Now they’re suing
Emails between Merced County and state officials show the county tried to secure a permit to clean the waterways for five years.
Amvets organization helps Veterans through ‘Welcome Home Program’
FRESNO, Calif. (KGPE/KSEE) – Amvets is a veteran nonprofit organization, that offers multiple programs to help veterans such as suicide awareness, and the Welcome Home Program. “The welcome home program assists veterans with furniture so veterans that are transitioning from homelessness into permanent housing through the v8,” said Karina Guzman, who is the Welcome Home Program Manager. […]
Fatal Car Accident on Yosemite Boulevard in Stanislaus County
On November 21, 2023, the California Highway Patrol reported a fatal auto crash on Yosemite Boulevard and Geer Road in Stanislaus County. The car accident occurred at approximately 1:40 a.m. and involved two vehicles, CHP officers reported. Details on the Fatal Auto Crash on Yosemite Boulevard. A preliminary release indicated...
Teenage Girl Dies After Being Struck by Train in Stanislaus County, Suspected Suicide
• A 17-year-old girl died after being hit by a train in Stanislaus County. • The incident occurred in the Riverbank area under the Atchison Street Bridge. • The death is believed to be a suicide according to early indicators from the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Office.
Winton Park Set for $3.7 Million Renovation: Groundbreaking Ceremony on December 4
Merced County officials and Winton community members will begin renovations of Winton Park on Monday, December 4, at 2 p.m. The project, costing $3.7 million, is funded by the California Department of Transportation’s “Clean California Local Grant Program.' The park will see a new walking path, a restored soccer field, a renovated baseball field, new baseball dugouts, basketball court lighting, a new playground, picnic shelters, graffiti-resistant picnic tables, new trees, and a public art project.
Merced High star two-way lineman named Central California Conference MVP
The Merced High senior was dominant up front when on the defensive line or offensive line.
Pacheco kicks off campaign for District 1 supervisor
Jim Pacheco, a retired Merced County Sheriff’s sergeant with a long history in local law enforcement efforts, kicked off his campaign for the District 1 seat on the Merced County Board of Supervisors last week during an event with supporters at Vista Ranch and Cellars on Highway 140. Pacheco...
Turlock Community Urged to Support Coats 4 Kids Drive Amid Rising Winter Needs
Discover how a Turlock community group is stepping up to help families stay warm this winter. Westside Ministries, organizer of the annual Coats 4 Kids drive, is experiencing its highest demand ever and needs your help to provide coats to 2,000 people.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in newman, CA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near newman.
Will a new bond measure help build or remodel CA schools?
photo credit: Larry Valenzuela, CalMatters/CatchLight LocalConstruction sites in the hallways of the Keyes Elementary School in Keyes on Nov. 15, 2023. As California's fund to fix crumbling schools dwindles to nothing, lawmakers are negotiating behind the scenes to craft a ballot measure that would be the state's largest school construction bond in decades. But some beleaguered school superintendents say the money will not be nearly enough to fix all the dry rot, leaky roofs and broken air conditioners in the state's thousands of school buildings. And it won't change a system that they say favors wealthy, urban, left-leaning areas that can easily pass...