A potentially dangerous situation is unfolding in parts of Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties, where 911 service it out for many customers.
Organizers say they do not believe they’re in competition with the state fair, but the county fair does have one thing that’s much bigger than what the state fair has to offer.
The fire started at around 4 p.m. in San Joaquin County, and high winds and dry brush were all Mother Nature needed to get it to jump the river into Stanislaus County.
The Ortegas built their house in 1959, but in 2015, the elderly couple says they can’t go outside. Their daughter says the recycling center across the street on Ninth Street is creating dust, noise and foul smells on a regular basis.
After a 911 call about someone making criminal threats, deputies found Daniel Lee Bench, 47, nearby. Bench fled from deputies, and tried to hide under a muddy mulberry bush.
Authorities say a Patterson man is under arrest after he allegedly bit off his mother’s ear.
Stanislaus County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help to fine a man who tried to rob a Krispy Kreme restaurant in Riverbank.
Deputies say a basketball coach was stabbed at Waterford High School Monday night.
Deputies are investigating a shooting involving three victims in the small community of Crows Landing Saturday night.
Federal agriculture officials say they have found avian influenza in a commercial turkey flock in central California.
There are two wells for nearly 150 homes in the Crows Landing community – one well went out several months, the second one went out twice this week.
Stanislaus County supervisors are set to consider an ordinance on Tuesday that would require anyone buying, selling or possessing walnuts for commercial purposes to show proof of ownership.