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Oakdale Native Kelly Fogarty Addresses AAUW

Oakdale Native Kelly Fogarty Addresses AAUW

Kelly Fogarty grew up in the Cowboy Capital of the World working on her family’s fifth generation beef operation. If you asked her “Where ...

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Community Briefs

Community Briefs

Holiday Fundraiser

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Families Gather For Annual Salmon Fest

Families Gather For Annual Salmon Fest

This past Saturday, Nov. 11, hundreds gathered at the Stanislaus River Park in Knights Ferry for the ninth annual Salmon Festival, hosted by the U ...

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TIME TO GIVE

TIME TO GIVE

Oakdale Police Department Lt. Joe Carrillo smiles along with Geri Hernandez of the American Red Cross as they encourage donor Alyssa Heinz of Oakdale during ...

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Operation Christmas Child Now Officially Underway

Operation Christmas Child Now Officially Underway

The River Christian Community Church, at 1351 E. G St., Oakdale is the drop off site locally for Operation Christmas Child, which is in the ...

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DeBoer, Doornenbal Lead In OID Election

DeBoer, Doornenbal Lead In OID Election

Unofficial results from the Stanislaus County Registrar of Voters office show Brad DeBoer and Herman Doornenbal leading in their bids for a spot on the ...

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Posted: Nov. 15, 2017 11:18 a.m. | DeBoer, Doornenbal Lead In OID Election Comments 0 Comments
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Acting Fire Chief Tapped For SCFPD

Acting Fire Chief Tapped For SCFPD

The Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District (SCFPD) Board of Directors held a meeting on Thursday, Nov. 9 that ultimately saw Michael Wapnowski selected as acting ...

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Ceremony Recognizes Service, Sacrifices Of Local Veterans

Ceremony Recognizes Service, Sacrifices Of Local Veterans

William A. Fish was the first soldier from Oakdale to be killed in Vietnam.

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Keep Baby Safe Program Receives Additional Funding

The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency (SCHSA) announced this past week that the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), through the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

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Keep Baby Safe Program Receives Additional Funding

The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency (SCHSA) announced this past week that the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), through the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

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Gas Prices On The Rise

Average retail gasoline prices in Modesto have risen 0.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.01/gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy ...

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Oakdale Police Receive Special Traffic Grant

Oakdale Police Receive Special Traffic Grant

The Oakdale Police Department has been awarded a $70,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special ...

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Sacramento Facility Gets Caltrans Railcar Contract

Sacramento Facility Gets Caltrans Railcar Contract

Caltrans announced this past week that Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (Sumitomo) along with Siemens will be fulfilling a $371 million multi-state contract for new railcars ...

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Oakdale In TV Spotlight

Oakdale In TV Spotlight

The Oakdale Tourism and Visitors Bureau hosted ABC TV to come to Oakdale on Friday, Oct. 13 and Saturday, Oct. 14 to film an episode ...

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Christmas Spirit Flows With The Texas Tenors

Christmas Spirit Flows With The Texas Tenors

BY VIRGINIA STILL

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Falcons Soar Past Mustangs In Water Polo Semifinals

Falcons Soar Past Mustangs In Water Polo Semifinals

The Oakdale Mustangs boys water polo nearly pulled off the upset over the top ranked Christian Brothers in Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoff action. But ...

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Delays Due Friday On McHenry

Delays Due Friday On McHenry

The Improve McHenry team has issued a notice that there will be intermittent lane closures on McHenry Avenue on Friday, Nov. 10 from 9 a ...

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Doornenbal, DeBoer Lead OID Races

Doornenbal, DeBoer Lead OID Races

Herman Doornenbal and Brad DeBoer were leaders in the race for Oakdale Irrigation District seats based on the election count late Tuesday night, Nov. 7.

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Recreation Round-Up

Recreation Round-Up

Visit the City Web-page at www.oakdalegov.com or Like us on Facebook at - City of Oakdale Recreation and Gladys L. Lemmons Senior Community Center ...

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“Jane” Due At State Theatre

“Jane” Due At State Theatre

Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years, award-winning director Brett ...

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Closed Session Slated At Fire Board Meeting

Closed Session Slated At Fire Board Meeting

Another Closed Session is scheduled to be part of the regular meeting of the Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District board meeting this week.

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Senior Menu

Senior Menu

MONDAY, NOV. 13

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Check Before You Burn Enters 15th Season

Check Before You Burn Enters 15th Season

San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District Officials are reminding residents to check before using their residential wood burning devices as the weather turns colder.

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Cattlewomen Tap Telles Outstanding 2017 Cowbelle

Cattlewomen Tap Telles Outstanding 2017 Cowbelle

The San Joaquin-Stanislaus CattleWomen selected Bobbie Telles as the 2017 Cowbelle of the year earlier this fall at a meeting of the local organization. Telles ...

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Beef In The Classroom

Beef In The Classroom

The Mid Valley Cowbelle’s third annual Beef in the Classroom was a huge success this year. With a generous donation from the San Joaquin-Stanislaus ...

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School Board Reviews District Survey Results

School Board Reviews District Survey Results

A light agenda made for a short meeting as board members, staff and community members gathered for the monthly Oakdale Joint Unified board meeting Monday ...

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AG DAY PRESENTATIONS

AG DAY PRESENTATIONS

In the spirit of Harvest and Agriculture education, Cloverland Elementary School hosted its annual Ag Day event on Friday, Oct. 27. Of the many visitors ...

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Oakdale Music Boosters Host Annual Dinner Auction

Oakdale Music Boosters Host Annual Dinner Auction

The Oakdale Music Boosters are looking to once again pack the Oakdale High School gym, fill some bellies and empty some pockets of generous donors ...

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Top Spellers Headed To County Championship

Top Spellers Headed To County Championship

Top spellers from area schools will compete in the Stanislaus County Junior High Spelling Championship this month. The Junior High Spelling Championship, for students in ...

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CHAMPION TRIO

CHAMPION TRIO

Magnolia Elementary school students recently participated in the annual school spelling bee with participants from fourth through sixth grades. The top three winners of this ...

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TOP HONORS

TOP HONORS

Fair Oaks Elementary School recently hosted its annual Spelling Bee. Winners of the 2017 event were: Joseph Yakligian, First Place; Carter Franca, Second Place and ...

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Red Ribbon Fun Surrounds Serious Subject

Red Ribbon Fun Surrounds Serious Subject

Oakdale schools hosted activities throughout the week in observance of Red Ribbon Week. Hosted each year, the annual event brings awareness of the adverse effects ...

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POLICE BEAT

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 ...

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Police Beat

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 ...

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POLICE BEAT

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 ...

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Stabbing Investigated

Oakdale Police are investigating an early morning stabbing and are on the lookout for possible suspects.

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POLICE BEAT

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 ...

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U.S. Agriculture Secretary Hears Valley Farmers

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Hears Valley Farmers

Many issues facing California farmers, from the Food Safety Modernization Act to the North American Free Trade Agreement and the 2018 Farm Bill, came to ...

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November Mobile Hours Offered

November Mobile Hours Offered

U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) has announced Mobile District Office (MDO) hours for the month of November 2017, where 10th district residents can get ...

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County’s  Deputy Officer Focusing On Prevention

County’s Deputy Officer Focusing On Prevention

Ruben Imperial has been appointed to fill the position of Deputy Executive Officer with the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office. His work will center on ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

Community members are invited to the Community Club on Friday, November 17 for a Thanksgiving luncheon served by the Knights Ferry Jr High starting at ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

It was a gorgeous day in Knights Ferry for the Pumpkin Roll! There wasn’t an empty inch on Main Street except where the chalked ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

Thank you to all the volunteers that came out for Love Knights Ferry! The volunteer groups accomplished a lot; the Clubhouse stage trim is freshly ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

In two years, there will not be enough funding to pay for fire protection in Knights Ferry and Valley Home. This is a major concern ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home News

With Thanksgiving just a week away, we reflect on the many reasons for which we are thankful ... we are thankful for the spirit of our ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home News

Our Valley Home School parade on Halloween Day was a huge success! A very special “Thank You” goes out to Stanislaus Consolidated firefighters, Dan Cummins ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home News

Every resident in our Valley Home, Knights Ferry, Oakdale and surrounding area, please be sure to stay updated on the issues surrounding the dismissal of ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home News

A huge thank you to all who helped make our Valley Home School Fall Harvest Festival such a wonderful success! You are greatly appreciated! Our ...

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OSCAR “BOB” H. EDWARDS

OSCAR “BOB” H. EDWARDS

Oscar “Bob” H. Edwards passed away peacefully on November 8, 2017.

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DEBORAH ANN BRIMM GOMES

DEBORAH ANN BRIMM GOMES

Deborah passed away on November 4, 2017 at the age of 61. She was a lifelong resident of Oakdale. She graduated from Oakdale High School ...

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ROSALYN BEAUCHAMP

ROSALYN BEAUCHAMP

Rosalyn Beauchamp, 80, of Fairbanks, passed away, October 17, 2017, at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital, Fairbanks, Alaska, peacefully in her sleep following a very brief and ...

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GEORGE ALLEN WAGNER

George passed away peacefully at his home in Oakdale on Oct. 6th. He was born and raised in Walla Walla, WA. He later received his ...

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WILMA JUNE CALDWELL (McCUNE)

WILMA JUNE CALDWELL (McCUNE)

Wilma passed away in Rancho Cordova on Saturday, November 4. She was the beloved mother of Bill Caldwell and Cheryl (Tim) McManigal; devoted grandmother to ...

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BEATRICE ROSS HUTCHISON

Beatrice passed away peacefully at Oak Valley Hospital from complications from pneumonia and cardiac arrest with her son and granddaughter by her side. She was ...

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BETTY MAY SUNDLING

BETTY MAY SUNDLING

Betty was born in San Jose, California Jan. 8, 1937 to parents John H. Jolly and Gladys Jolly.

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EARL FREITAS

EARL FREITAS

Earl Louis Freitas passed away peacefully on November 1, 2017 in Modesto at the age of 70. Earl was born on July 19, 1947 to ...

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TERRY MARVIN HAWLEY

TERRY MARVIN HAWLEY

Terry Marvin Hawley, 75, of Oakdale, CA, passed away of natural causes in Tulua Valle del Cuca, Columbia, South America on October 19, 2017. He ...

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NATALIE LOUISE HAHN

NATALIE LOUISE HAHN

Natalie Louise Hahn passed away suddenly on October 21, 2017, at the age of 85. She was born and raised in Gloucester, Massachusetts to Walter ...

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TONY MEDINA

TONY MEDINA

Tony Medina passed away October 27, 2017. He was born April 23, 1935 to John Medina and Frances Portillo Medina.

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ERIC MICHAEL PETERSON

ERIC MICHAEL PETERSON

Eric was born in Modesto May 30, 1990, and passed away peacefully at his home in Oakdale, Oct. 21, 2017.

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NATALIE LOUISE HAHN

NATALIE LOUISE HAHN

Natalie Louise Hahn passed away suddenly on October 21, 2017, at the age of 85. She was born and raised in Gloucester, Massachusetts to Walter ...

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