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Algae Taking Over San Joaquin County Delta Waterways Could Pose Health Risk

It’s green and smelly, and now health officials say it’s also toxic. San Joaquin County’s algae problem is so bad the health department issued a warning today.


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Friends Say Stockton Man Was Gunned Down In Case Of Mistaken Identity

Jose Diaz, 21, was walking to a market on Mariposa Road where police say he may have been followed before he was shot and killed.


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Ex-Convict Running For Stockton School Board Wants To Serve Community Any Way He Can

Nunez said he was convicted in Santa Clara Superior Court and spent time in prison. Now at 39, Nunez runs Fathers and Families of San Joaquin in Stockton. It’s a nonprofit he created ten years ago to mentor parents and children.


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Firefighter Possibly Injured While Battling Grass Fire In Sacramento County

A firefighter may have been injured while battling a grass fire that was burning near Sacramento and San Joaquin County lines County.


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Meeks Arrest Highlights San Joaquin County’s Unusually High Bail Schedule

The felony charge of participation in a street gang, bail is set at $25,000 in San Francisco County, $50,000 in Sacramento County, and $250,000 in San Joaquin County.


Parade Politics

Veterans Claim Stockton Fourth of July Parade Putting Politics Ahead Of Patriotism

A number of veterans organizations partnered with the United Way of San Joaquin County to host the parade that will go through downtown. The theme of the parade is “A tribute to our fallen veterans.”


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Warm Winter Blamed For California Cherry Crop Flop

California’s billion-dollar cherry industry has been hit hard and will likely see its worst crop in more than 15 years.


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Manteca Police Release Body Cam Video Of Altercation

It’s a new perspective in crime fighting that Manteca police are first to use in San Joaquin County.


Baxter (left) and Johnson's (right) booking photos. (Credit: San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office)

Man, Woman Arrested After Emergency Room Visit Reveals Alleged Abuse

An emergency room nurse reported to authorities that a mother had brought her 10-year-old son to the hospital. The nurse suspected the child to be the victim of severe abuse.


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District Attorney Candidate Arrested Twice In 24 Hours

Gary Hickey, a candidate running for San Joaquin County District Attorney, has been arrested twice over Memorial Day weekend.



Calif. Nut Farmers Band Together To Fight Theft

The soaring value of California’s nut crops is attracting a new breed of thieves who have been making off with the pricey commodities by the truckload, recalling images of cattle rustlers of bygone days.


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Vote On Event Ban At San Joaquin Wineries Delayed While County Updates Rules

Some neighbors, farmers and other opponents are concerned the area is steering away from its roots and turning into a party zone, causing too much traffic and noise.