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Modesto Police Investigating Multiple Fights At Davis High School  CBS Sacramento

MODESTO (CBS13) – Police say they're investigating fights at a Modesto high school on Thursday. Officers are at Grace M. Davis High School looking into ...



Snapchat gun threat leads Modesto police to arrest two Beyer High School students  Modesto Bee

Modesto, California police arrested two Beyer High School students after authorities learned of a social media Snapchat post with an image of a student holding ...



Downey earns thrilling overtime victory over Manteca  Modesto Bee

Downey High's football team defeated Manteca 54-48 in overtime in a nonleague matchup on Friday. The game was played at Chuck Hughes Stadium in ...



Local teams look to remain undefeated: Games to watch with predictions in Week 3.  Modesto Bee

Several local teams look to remain undefeated in Week 3. Some of the teams in action are: Central Catholic, Downey, Escalon, Patterson, Oakdale, Gregori, and ...



Stanislaus County coroner searching for family of Modesto men  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus County Coroner's Office is looking for family or friends of two men who died recently in Modesto.



Oakdale falls to Salinas powerhouse Palma; next up, the Valley Oak League  Modesto Bee

The Oakdale, California high school football team lost to Palma of Salinas 28-14 in a nonleague game at The Corral on Friday. The Chieftains scored a ...



Stanislaus County coroner searching for family of Turlock man  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus County Coroner's Office is looking for family or friends of a Turlock man who died at his residence on Sept. 4, 2019. Stan Jones Jr. was 58 years ...



Turlock defense dominates Freedom in season-opening win  Modesto Bee

The Turlock High football team's defense dominated Freedom of Oakley in the Bulldogs' 21-7 season-opening victory at Joe Debely Stadium on Friday night.



Unlicensed, wanted teen involved in rollover crash in front of Modesto High  Modesto Bee

An unlicensed, wanted teen and his passenger were injured after rolling a vehicle in front of Modesto High School Thursday afternoon. Marcos Urbina, 19, had a ...



Stanislaus County coroner searching for family of man who died in 2009  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus County Coroner's Office is looking for family or friends of a man who died in Lancaster, California in 2009. The cremains of Robert Farrar were ...



Meetings, club events in and around Modesto (08/31/19)  Modesto Bee

What: Modesto Quarterback Club. When: Monday, noon. Where: Coaches Corner, 960 Oakdale Road. Explore where you live. Subscribe for 12 FREE weeks of ...



Meetings, club events in and around Modesto (08/20/19)  Modesto Bee

What: Modesto Institute for Continued Learning. When: Registration ends Wednesday, 11:30 p.m.. Where: Modesto Junior College West Campus, 2201 Blue ...



Speakers share dark, important memories at Modesto High’s Day of Respect  Modesto Bee

Day of Respect, in its 20th year at Modesto High in California, brought more than 40 speakers into classrooms. They shared stories that encourage acceptance, ...



Outside educators get a look at what makes Modesto High students AVID  The Modesto Bee

As a nationwide “demonstration school,” Modesto High School welcomed educators to see its AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program in ...



Modesto charter school would help vulnerable students. SCOE responds ahead of vote.  Modesto Bee

The New Colossus charter school, which focuses on teaching English to refugees, will need to overcome school district politics to gain approval from the ...



‘This guy is going to be a good one.’ Modesto hires new football coach.  Modesto Bee

Modesto (California) High School has named Dylan Miller as the school's new head football coach. Miller, a 2006 graduate of the high school, will take over for ...



Language Institute teachers want to leave Davis, form new charter school in Modesto  Modesto Bee

Teachers who earned kudos for educating refugee and immigrant students at the Language Institute in Modesto want to leave Davis High School and form a ...



Wanted, unlicensed teen involved in rollover crash in Modesto  Modesto Bee

Two people were injured in a rollover crash near Modesto High School in Modesto, Calif., Thursday, June 27, 2019.



MJC graduation speaker is Berkeley-bound. Middle and high school didn’t go so well  Modesto Bee

The commencement ceremony at Modesto Junior College on Friday, May 3, 2019, will feature a talk by history major Thomas Barker about how he survived ...



Modesto sports icon Jerry Streeter dies. ‘He helped me tremendously,’ Joe Rudi says  Modesto Bee

Jerry Streeter, who played minor league baseball in the 1950s and came home to Modesto for a long coaching and officiating career, died Friday at 87.



Stanislaus County students? Heading to a new school? Here are some tips.  Modesto Bee

Starting school can draw mixed emotions from the thousands of Modesto-area students heading to the first day of school next week. Some kids are excited to ...



There’s a shortage of high school referees. Some feel parents are to blame.  Modesto Bee

According to the National Association of Sports Officials, 75 percent of officials quit due to fan interaction. Officials are quitting, creating a shortage in the ...



Modesto police seeking witnesses in hit-and-run crash that injured pedestrian  Modesto Bee

Police are hoping witnesses come forward to a vehicle-vs.-pedestrian hit-and-run collision that occurred Tuesday morning on Paradise Road about a quarter ...



‘Can’t afford to move, can’t afford to stay’: Spike in housing costs has many stuck  Modesto Bee

Note to readers: Modesto is facing a housing affordability and availability crisis. The Modesto Bee is investigating how renters and home buyers are making it ...



Downtown Modesto’s Walk of Fame has six more tributes to people who love cruising  Modesto Bee

Six names were added to the Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame in downtown Modesto, California, on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. It was one of several events ...



These four Stanislaus County teachers are truly at the head of the class  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus County Teachers of the Year for 2019 were announced on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Modesto, California. They were chosen at four levels from ...



‘Straight Pride’ proposal prompts rare reaction from Modesto’s highest-profile business  Sacramento Bee

E.&J. Gallo Winery has issued a statement to oppose the “Stanislaus County Straight Pride” event in Modesto, California, and groups showing hatred, and ...



Modesto had average rainfall in the year that ended Sunday. There’s more to the story  Modesto Bee

By one measure — rainfall in downtown Modesto — the weather year that ended Sunday was about average. By more important measures — in the mountains ...



FFA teams at Modesto, Oakdale highs have travel plans after strong FFA finishes  The Modesto Bee

Livestock judging teams from Modesto High School and Oakdale High School placed second in contests at the National FFA Organization's annual convention.



A tough ending to a great season for Modesto volleyball. Find out what went wrong.  The Modesto Bee

A season filled with so much promise came to a screeching end for Modesto Tuesday as the Panthers (29-8) fell 25-19, 25-23, 25-20 to Folsom in the first round ...



Grand jury says Modesto fixing problems that contributed to $16M in overspending  Modesto Bee

Modesto, California has taken major steps in fixing the breakdown in its purchasing practices that resulted in about $16 million in unauthorized spending for ...



Housing construction lags behind job growth in Modesto, CA  Modesto Bee

In Modesto, California, construction of homes and apartments has not kept up with the creation of jobs that's occurred during the economic recovery. A new study ...



Warning issued after measles exposure reported in Stanislaus County  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County health officials said people attending two basketball games at Turlock High School last week were possibly exposed to measles. A person ...



Modesto, which faced repaying HUD $1.94M, will only have to repay $154K  Modesto Bee

Modesto can resolve a critical audit that recommended it pay HUD as much as $1.94 million by paying the federal agency $154160 after city officials resolved ...



Mother carrying baby struck by vehicle in north Modesto  Modesto Bee

A mother in a crosswalk carrying her 12-month-old son across Tully Road was struck by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon. Both were conscious and alert when first ...



First 2019 human case of West Nile virus found near Modesto, authorities say  Modesto Bee

A human case of West Nile virus was confirmed this week near east Modesto, according Lloyd Douglass, manager of the East Side Mosquito Abatement District.



Gas prices got you down? Ride Stanislaus County buses for free through July  Modesto Bee

Need to get somewhere in Stanislaus County this month? You can ride the bus for free. The county's four transit providers — Modesto Area Express, Stanislaus ...



Mosquito that can transmit Zika discovered near Lakewood neighborhood in Modesto  Modesto Bee

An invasive mosquito that can transmit Zika and other serious diseases has been found in Modesto. The aedes aegypti mosquitoes were discovered ...



Two midcentury homes on Modesto’s Scenic Drive badly damaged by three-alarm fire  Modesto Bee

Two homes built in the 1940s or '50s suffered major damage in a fire Monday evening, the Modesto Fire Department reported. The initial report, of a garage on ...



Toddler drowns in pool in Modesto neighborhood Wednesday night  Modesto Bee

A child drowned in a pool in a Modesto, California neighborhood at Briggsmore Avenue and Claus Road on Wednesday night, public safety officials report.



Floyd Avenue duplex fire displaces six residents, firefighters aid small dog  Modesto Bee

Six people were displaced by a garage fire that spread to other areas of a Floyd Avenue duplex Wednesday night, the Modesto Fire Department reported.



Modesto dentist dies while celebrating silver wedding anniversary in Hawaii  Modesto Bee

A Modesto dentist, Kevin Isenhower, died June 27 while vacationing in Hawaii with his wife, Kim, to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary. News reports from ...



Longtime Modesto department store owner Loeb remembered for great business instincts  Modesto Bee

Stanley Loeb, co-owner of the former Loeb's Department Store in Modesto, California, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at 85. The business ran from 1927 to 1996.



Modesto nonprofit and its disabled workers get second chance to vie for city work  Modesto Bee

United Cerebral Palsy of Stanislaus County, California, will get another chance to complete for an agreement with Modesto that brings in money for one of its job ...



In forecast for Modesto this week: First rain of month and big drop in temperature  Modesto Bee

A 60 percent chance of rain and a high near 69 degrees. Both of those are in the National Weather *Service* forecast for Modesto in the week ahead. It would be ...



Modesto trash pickup delayed one day for Fourth of July  Modesto Bee

Modesto says businesses and residents who have their garbage picked up Thursdays and Fridays can expect a one-day delay because of Thursday's Fourth of ...



Fatal airplane crashes strike Modesto-area family twice in 13 years  Merced Sun-Star

The family of the Modesto-area pilot who crashed into Lake Tulloch on Sunday after hitting power lines issued a statement Tuesday expressing his passion for ...



Border detention issue sparks a Modesto protest, and a counter-demonstration  Modesto Bee

Protesters decried the Trump administration policy on families crossing the southern U.S. border at the Five Points intersection in Modesto, California, ...



Season 100 kicks off in style for Modesto’s beloved MoBand  Modesto Bee

The Modesto Band of Stanislaus County, better known as MoBand, launched its 100th season on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Graceada Park in Modesto, ...



On her way to babysit grandchild, elderly woman seriously injured when hit by car  Modesto Bee

An elderly woman on her way to her son's house to babysit her 1-year-old granddaughter was hit by a vehicle on Orangeburg Avenue Wednesday morning.



Another Modesto native makes it to “American Idol’; shares dramatic weight loss story  Modesto Bee

Modesto, CA native Ryan Hammond will compete on the new season of “American Idol” starting Sunday on ABC. The singer won the 2015 Valley Talent Project ...



Crew leaving vegetation fire spots blaze at Modesto home; three people displaced  Modesto Bee

Three people were displaced and three structures burned by a two alarm fire in south Modesto's Shackelford neighborhood Sunday. The Modesto and Ceres fire ...



Fire displaces three residents from home in central Modesto; dog rescued  Modesto Bee

A fire displaced three residents from a house off Mt. Vernon Drive in Modesto, California, on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. A dog in the home was treated for smoke ...



Tents are up at new Modesto homeless camp under bridge. People could move in soon  Modesto Bee

A homeless camp set up under the Ninth Street Bridge along the Tuolumne River in Modesto, California, got 150 tents Tuesday. The temporary site is for a city ...



Two-vehicle crash kills woman on Yosemite Boulevard in Modesto. Man taken to hospital  Modesto Bee

A car crash in Modesto, California killed a woman and badly injured a man. The collision occurred on the 2400 block of Yosemite Boulevard. A second woman ...



Modesto CA officials scrutinize city spending on food  Sacramento Bee

Two Modesto, California, council members ask whether the city can reduce the $80000 it spends annually on food and beverages on employees to spend ...



Ceres SWAT team rolls to west Modesto, arrests suspect in October gun disturbance  Modesto Bee

A standoff Wednesday afternoon in west Modesto led to the arrest of the suspect in an October disturbance in Ceres. The SWAT team for the Ceres Police ...



Modesto school board members may be forbidden from speaking to the press  ABC10.com KXTV

Modesto City School Board members are considering a new set of protocols that would prevent them from speaking with members of the media.



Stanislaus battalion chief details what preceded man’s death at Modesto Reservoir  Modesto Bee

The man who died Sunday morning at Modesto Reservoir Regional Park has been identified by the Stanislaus County Coroner's Office as a Modesto resident, ...



Yoga, horseshoes, activities for seniors planned for troubled downtown Modesto park  Modesto Bee

Modesto has secured the rest of the money it needs to upgrade Ralston Tower Park, a trouble-prone spot next to a senior apartment building downtown. The city ...



Fire damages small tire business in south Modesto  Modesto Bee

A fire damaged a small tire business near the north end of Crows Landing Road in Modesto, California, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. No one was injured in the ...



Pedestrian in fatal hit and run south of Modesto identified  Modesto Bee

The pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run collision southwest of Modesto Tuesday night has been identified as 25-year-old Illinois resident Brian Crooks. He was ...



Woman going to jury duty assaulted in downtown Modesto  Modesto Bee

A 65-year-old woman on her way to jury duty earlier this month was assaulted by another woman who tried to rob her. The suspect was arrested about 30 ...



Modesto’s own assessment after employee’s death finds shortfalls in city safety efforts  Modesto Bee

After a Modesto CA worker was electrocuted on the job last year, the city looked at its workplace safety. The review found shortcomings and that worker safety ...



Freight train strikes and kills woman on downtown Modesto track, police report  Modesto Bee

An unidentified woman was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad freight train at Ninth and I streets in downtown Modesto, California, on Monday, June 17 ...



Airborne 70 feet after hitting embankment, driver suffers trauma, Modesto officials say  Modesto Bee

A female driver suffered moderate injuries that do not appear life-threatening after crashing into a utility pole on Claus Road on Monday evening, Modesto, ...



10 years after his death, ex-Modesto Police officer remembered for his dedication  Modesto Bee

Ten years to the day after he died, Modesto Calif. Police Sgt. Steve May was honored at a ceremony at Modesto Police headquarters. His former colleagues and ...



Clean water crisis: Stanislaus County asks state to allow bottled water in hardship cases  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County will ask the state to consider use of bottled water as a permanent alternative for small public water systems that are in violation of safe drinking ...



Names of Note: Kaiser renews $90,000 grant that has aided west Modesto’s mental health  Modesto Bee

Kaiser Permanente has provided another $90,000 grant to promote mental health in west Modesto. The money will fund the second year of a program that aims ...



West Nile disease strikes in Stanislaus County. Here’s what you need to know  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County health officials have reported a serious case of west Nile illness as prime conditions for the virus create a threat to the public. The patient was ...



Suspect arrested in drive-by shooting that injured 2 people, killed dog  Modesto Bee

An Empire man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a drive-by shooting in downtown Modesto that injured two people and killed a dog. The shooting ...



CHP searching for driver in fatal hit and run south of Modesto  Modesto Bee

A man in his 20s was fatally struck by a car on a country road southwest of Modesto Tuesday night and run over by several other vehicles before someone ...



Stanislaus Coroner’s office searching for family of Modesto man  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus County Coroner's Office is seeking family members or friends of a Modesto, California man who died recently.



Thriving black market in Stanislaus County is hurting legal cannabis businesses  Modesto Bee

Police and legal marijuana business owners in Modesto, California, say black market cannabis hurts the industry and attracts violent crime. Stanislaus County ...



Big rig carrying milk crashes on Hatch Road near Highway 99 in Ceres  Modesto Bee

Emergency personnel are at the scene of a big rig crash in Ceres, where a milk truck crashed and is leaking. The crash on the Hatch Road overpass was ...



What's next for Modesto American Idol contestant Ryan Hammond?  ABC10.com KXTV

Judges did not pick Modesto native Ryan Modesto to move on to the next round of American Idol, but his time on the show sparked hometown pride. He spoke ...



Woman riding bicycle badly injured after pulling into path of car in downtown Modesto  Modesto Bee

A female bicyclist was in critical condition after pulling into the path of a car and being struck Wednesday night in the intersection of Fifth and I streets in ...



Driver thrown as car crashes down Highway 99 embankment in Modesto dies from injuries  Modesto Bee

A male driver died Sunday morning after his car went off southbound Highway 99 and down an embankment just before the North Ninth Street overpass. He was ...



How did Modesto celebrate Independence Day? Here’s a look at the festivities  Modesto Bee

Modesto celebrated American Independence from morning into afternoon on Thursday. A parade kicked off the day with the theme “Celebrating Our Freedoms.



Nonprofits will run Stanislaus County health clinics in Ceres, Turlock and Hughson  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County, California leaders are moving forward with a consolidation plan for its health clinics that serve the poor. Contractors will take over operation ...



Modesto’s Central Valley hospital goes above and beyond to boost patient outcomes  Modesto Bee

In a tough health-care sector, Central Valley Specialty Hospital has success with patient outcomes.



Modesto mayor to give his first state of the city since taking office 3 years ago  Modesto Bee

Modesto Mayor Ted Brandvold will hold his first state of the city address Wednesday since taking office a little more than three years ago. He will speak during a ...



Trail named for late west Modesto leader now has monument in her honor, too  Modesto Bee

A monument was dedicated Thursday, May 2, 2019, at the Helen White Memorial Trail in west Modesto, California. The half-mile trail was completed in 2014 in ...



Release of 2016 grad rates show Modesto high schools improving  Modesto Bee

California released graduation rates for 2016 Tuesday, just weeks ahead of the Class of 2017 marching across the field. The results show big improvements for ...



Coroner identifies body found in canal south of Modesto  Modesto Bee

A body of a man found inside a Turlock Irrigation District canal south of Modesto has been identified as a Ceres resident. Investigators are awaiting toxicology ...



Street medicine team will keep serving homeless in Stanislaus. Will it make a difference?  Modesto Bee

In Stanislaus County, a street medicine team that helps homeless people like Dana Chavez is funded through December and beyond.



Modesto celebrates its ‘Legends of the Cruise’ on Wednesday night in downtown  Modesto Bee

Wednesday night in downtown Modesto CA, six new plaques with names will be added to the Modesto Historic Cruise Route Walk of Fame. The ceremony is ...



Nurses get soaked when sprinklers go on during picket in Modesto; hospital gets warning  Modesto Bee

Doctors Medical Center received a warning from the city of Modesto for watering on the wrong day after nurses picketing outside said the sprinklers were turned ...



Amtrak canceled one train to Sacramento. Modesto bus system will try to fill gap  Modesto Bee

Modesto's bus system will add a round trip for commuters to Sacramento in the wake of Amtrak's cancellation of a train aimed at that market. The Modesto City ...



It’s not cannabis, but it just might be Stanislaus County’s newest big cash crop?  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County will conduct a one-year pilot project on cultivation of industrial hemp.



Amtrak train kills pedestrian on railroad bridge in Riverbank, police say  Modesto Bee

A train struck and killed a pedestrian Friday, July 19, 2019, on the railroad bridge across the Stanislaus River in Riverbank, California. The person's name and ...



Woman fatally struck by train identified as Modesto resident  Modesto Bee

The woman who died Monday night when she was hit by a freight train in downtown Modesto, California has been identified as a 30-year-old Modesto woman.



How Rep. Harder wants to make 100th birthday extra special for WWII vet of Modesto  Modesto Bee

Rep. Josh Harder is encouraging people to send surprise birthday cards to Tom Dimperio, a Word War II hero who will turn 100 on Aug. 18. He lived in Ceres ...



Effort aims to restore what Modesto’s East La Loma Park has been missing  Modesto Bee

East La Loma Park has something for people of almost any age. Tennis, basketball and volleyball courts. A disc golf course. A gazebo with picnic tables. Lots of ...



Coroner IDs Ceres man killed in crash down Highway 99 embankment  Modesto Bee

The 22-year-old Ceres man killed Sunday morning in a crash down a Highway 99 embankment has been identified by the Stanislaus County Coroner's Office as ...



Stanislaus Coroner’s Office identifies man found dead near Keyes  Modesto Bee

The man whose body was found in a remote area near Keyes, California the evening of July 13 has been identified by the Stanislaus County Coroner's Office as ...



How do you deal with an active-shooter situation? This Modesto seminar will enlighten  Modesto Bee

The flier for the Active Shooter Symposium set for mid-February at the State Theatre in Modesto reads, “It's not if you observe an active shooter, it's when.”.



As lawsuit filed, details emerge on crash that killed Stanislaus County deputy, CSO  Modesto Bee

The families of two Stanislaus County sheriff's employees who died in a Modesto crash nearly two years ago are suing the Ford Motor Company, alleging that a ...



Modesto Bee invites you to a special Influencers event on children, senior health. Join us Thursday  San Luis Obispo Tribune

The Modesto Bee is hosing a health care event at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto, Caliornia focused on the physical and mental health of children and ...



Modesto group has a gift for the dying, the seriously ill and their families  Modesto Bee

The Modesto Threshold Singers, a chapter of the international Threshold Choir, brings comfort to patients, families and caregivers at Hospice House in Hughson ...



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