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BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW

In advance of the upcoming basketball season, The Leader sent a questionnaire to Oakdale Mustangs boys varsity head coach Jeremy Fields, seeking some thoughts on the campaign. Following are the ...

February 03, 2015 | Jeremy Fields | High School Sports

Transportation Commission Leaders Tapped For 2015

At its Thursday, Jan. 22 meeting, the California Transportation Commission unanimously approved the appointments of Lucy Dunn as the Chair and Robert Alvarado as the Vice Chair, effective March ...

January 23, 2015 | | Local News

Annual Holiday Food Effort Sees Success

Thanks to the generosity of Raley's customers, employees and community partners, Raley's Food For Families annual holiday bag campaign surpassed its goal by nearly 50 percent, raising 2.9 million ...

January 06, 2015 | | Local News

CowBelles Form New Education Organization

History has been made and a new chapter has begun. With the support of the State of California Cattlewomen, The Mid Valley CowBelles was organized in November 2014. This new unit is comprised o...

January 05, 2015 | | Local News

Highway Improvements Slated In Region

Major construction activities associated with the State Route 99/State Route 219 Kiernan Avenue Interchange Reconstruction Project are anticipated in early January. The work starts with a switc...

January 02, 2015 | | Local News

THERESA KAY SCHOVANEC

Theresa Kay Schovanec was born March 15, 1954 in Bakersfield, CA to Aairon and Ida Bell McBride. She passed away on Thursday, December 25, 2014 unexpectantly in Perry, Oklahoma at the age of 60 ...

December 31, 2014 | | Obituaries

JAMES CARWELL

James Carwell April 28, 1918 – December 26, 2014 James Carwell passed away Friday, December 26th after 96 magnificent years. He was born in San Bernardino County on April 28, 1918, an...

December 31, 2014 | | Obituaries

COANN HOGWOOD

COANN HOGWOOD September 22, 1940 – December 23, 2014 Coann Hogwood passed away peacefully on December 23rd at her home in Oakdale. Coann was born in San Jose to Hollis and Vergie Linn....

December 31, 2014 | | Obituaries

Welcome Holiday Benefit Continues For Drivers

Average retail gasoline prices in Modesto have fallen 7.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.48/gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 201 gas outlets in Modesto. Th...

December 29, 2014 | | Local News

Year In Review: Looking Back At 2014

From budget issues and the eventual continuation of a city sales tax measure, to the annual celebrations of Rodeo Week, The Chocolate Festival, and school graduations, 2014 was filled with Oa...

December 24, 2014 | Richard Paloma | Local News

MURRELL J. CAHOON,

Sept. 16, 1928 – Dec. 20, 2014 Born and raised in Phoenix AZ, Graduate of Arizona State College. Worked for Rocketdyne International in the late 50's and then moved to Rio Dell wer...

December 24, 2014 | | Obituaries

Bond Re-fi Will Save City And Residents Money

The City of Oakdale is looking into refinancing Bridle Ridge development bonds that will likely generate significant savings for the property owners and also generate capital funds for the road m...

December 22, 2014 | Richard Paloma | Local News

Artwork Submission Sought For Arbor Week Contest

Trees are an essential part of California's climate and are vital to improving air quality and conserving water. To help educate Californians on the value that trees provide to building successf...

December 20, 2014 | | Local News

Victims Not Cooperative In Home Invasion

With police attempting to combat crime and gang activity, Oakdale Police have become hamstrung in their latest attempts to solve a Dec. 11 home invasion. Around 8:40 p.m., Oakdale Police were a...

December 19, 2014 | Richard Paloma | Local News

CDFW Offers Holiday Gift Ideas for Outdoor Enthusiasts

If you are looking for the perfect holiday gift for the outdoor enthusiasts in your life, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has some suggestions. The 2015 Warden Stamp, depi...

December 18, 2014 | | Local News

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