View Mobile Site

Archive By Author -


Child Support Services Free Employer Workshop

The Stanislaus County Department of Child Support Services (SCDCSS) will be hosting a free Employer Workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 251 E. Hackett Road, Modesto in the Family Services Building.

July 27, 2016 | | News Briefs


Tax Refund Simplification Signed Into Law For 2017

A bill sponsored by the Board of Equalization (BOE) to streamline and simplify refunds on tax liabilities has been signed by the governor and will become law Jan. 1, 2017.

July 27, 2016 | | News Briefs


From Our Readers

Shred It Success

July 27, 2016 | | From Our Readers


Stanislaus County Appoints Behavioral Health Director

The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors appointed Richard DeGette as the new Behavioral Health Director on Tuesday, July 19. Mr. DeGette will succeed current Director, Madelyn Schlaepfer, who is retiring after 24 years of dedicated service to the community.

July 27, 2016 | | Local News


Valley Home News

National Night Out ... hope everyone is making plans to come to our community park this Tuesday, August 2nd!! This is an important night for all communities across the country! In Valley Home folks come out of their homes and enjoy an evening of friendship, while sending the message that crime is not welcome in our very special community! Usually the fire and law enforcement are at the park and always visit and have a nice time with everyone. The evening will start at 6:00pm. Everyone is invited to bring a favorite dish if they wish ... there will be delicious ...

July 27, 2016 | By Winnie Mullins | Valley Home News


Knights Ferry News

There goes another month! August happenings: Aug. 4th is the Community Club dinner meeting 6:30 p.m. at the clubhouse. August 7th is Breakfast Sunday at the I.O.O.F. Hall from 8 a.m. to noon. August 9th the History and Museum Associates meet in Miller's Hall at 9:00 a.m. August 10th Oakdale High School starts. August 11th is the Knights Ferry School board meeting. August 15th Knights Ferry School starts, August 25th MAC meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the clubhouse.

July 27, 2016 | By Mary Sue Shearer | Knights Ferry News


POLICE BEAT

NOTICE: The names and incidents printed in the Police Log are obtained from the daily log of the Oakdale Police Department, which is a public document. The listing of a name here does not imply that person's guilt or innocence. That can only be determined by a court of law.

July 27, 2016 | | Crime


National Night Out Set

Oakdale police will join community residents in observing National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 2.

July 27, 2016 | | Crime


Oakdale Police To Initiate New “Coffee With A Cop”

In an effort to improve the relationship between police officers and community members, the Oakdale Police Department will kick off its new "Coffee with a Cop" initiative soon, scheduled to start Thursday, Aug 18.

July 27, 2016 | | Local News


‘Thank You’ Offered To Oakdale Community

In the last two weeks we have witnessed terrible tragedy in our country. The ambush killing of police officers in Dallas, TX and Baton Rouge, LA has highlighted and underscored what those of us in law enforcement already recognize. Simply wearing a police uniform can make you a target for assassination.

July 27, 2016 | By MICHAEL HARDEN Special To The Leader | Crime


Wrong-Way Driver Arrested For DUI, Hit-And-Run

Shortly after area police were issued a 'be on the lookout' for a wrong-way driver on Highway 108 between Oakdale and Riverbank on Saturday, July 23, around 9 p.m., officers from the California Highway Patrol ended up responding to a head-on collision and arrested an Oakdale man on suspicion of drunken driving after his pickup collided with another vehicle.

July 27, 2016 | | Crime


Community Briefs

Hamburger Night Benefit

July 27, 2016 | | News Briefs


YES Company Production Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Stanislaus County Office of Education's YES (Youth Entertainment Stage) Company is producing the classic musical "Les Misérables, School Edition" to be performed at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto. Tickets are now on sale at the Gallo Center for the Arts box office and online at www.galloarts.org. Now in its final week, remaining performances are July 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. and July 30 and 31 at 3 p.m.

July 27, 2016 | | Local News


State Sees Increased West Nile Activity

The California Department of Health, CDPH, is reporting increased West Nile virus activity across the state and is currently investigating numerous suspect cases in humans.

July 27, 2016 | | Local News


Application Creation Event Offered To Local Students

U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) has announced the opening of California's 10th District Congressional App Challenge. This challenge invites middle and high school students to compete with peers to create and showcase their software application, or "app," for mobile, tablet or computer devices on a platform of their choice. The best app will be displayed in an exhibit in the U.S. Capitol. Submissions will be accepted until midnight on Nov. 2, 2016 and will be judged by a panel of local judges. The 10th District's winner will be announced during the week of Dec. 5, 2016.

July 27, 2016 | | Education


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 389

Articles By Author -


Local Newspapers Provide Variety Of Benefits

Local newspapers play vital roles in communities across the globe. The Information Age has changed the way many people get their news, but local newspapers ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


State’s Fire Safe Council Grants Top $2.1 Million

California Fire Safe Council (CFSC) officials on Monday announced the council has awarded over $2.1 million in federal grant funds to 20 at-risk California ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Study Shows Stanislaus River Trout Population Plummets

The once healthy population of rainbow trout living in the Stanislaus River declined precipitously during the California drought, according to survey results released Monday, Aug ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Police Beat

NOTICE: The names and incidents printed in the Police Log are obtained from the daily log of the Oakdale Police Department, which is a public ...

August 17, 2016 | | Crime


Refrain From Vehicle Idling As Kids Return To School

With school back in session the Valley Air District is asking the public to reduce vehicle emissions by carpooling or walking their children to school ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Human Services Program Offers MJC Fall Orientation

The Human Services Program at Modesto Junior College is sponsoring a Fall 2016 Orientation on Thursday, Aug. 25 from 5 p.m. to 7 p ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Les Schwab Tire Center Remodeled In Oakdale

Les Schwab Tire Centers has completely remodeled its Oakdale store and invites the public to a one-day grand reopening event on Saturday, Aug. 20.

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Save Mart Makes Significant Investment In Oakdale Store

The Save Mart Companies has begun a major modernization and expansion project at its Oakdale store. This is the third location under the Save Mart ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Digital Citizenship Is Focus Of SCOE Technology Night

The Stanislaus County Office of Education (SCOE) is hosting a Technology Night for Parents: Digital Citizenship on Tuesday, Aug. 23. The event is scheduled from ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Stanislaus County Sees Human West Nile Case

The first human case of West Nile Virus this year in Stanislaus County has been reported.

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Mustang Sports Return For Exciting Fall Campaign

The 2016-2017 school year at Oakdale High has begun and that means varsity Mustang teams are returning to the practice field, course, gym and pool ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local Sports


Oakdale Golf and Country Club

Low Net - Blind Draw

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


Fishing Report

"Many of you may have heard, the Coalition for a Sustainable Delta representing the San Joaquin Valley water diverters has petitioned the Calif. Fish and ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local Sports


Weekend, Special Day Events Slated Through Fish, Wildlife

August activities scheduled through the state's Department of Fish and Wildlife offer up some fun and educational activities. Here is a listing of some ...

August 17, 2016 | | Local News


ANNA (VIERRA) RUSSELL

Anna passed away after a short illness. She was predeceased by her father, Manuel C. Vierra. She is survived by her husband, Tom Russell, her ...

August 16, 2016 | | Obituaries


2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 10


Please wait ...