Modesto High School Student Tests Positive for Tuberculosis

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MODESTO- Parents were notified yesterday and today the Stanislaus County Public Health Department confirmed that a student who attends Grace Davis High School has tested positive for tuberculosis. It is unknown how the student contracted tuberculosis, but official say they are being treated away from the school. While all parents of the school were sent letters only students in the …

PG&E May Shut Power to San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties Wednesday

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CALIFORNIA- PG&E is warning it could shut power off to 30 counties including San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties this upcoming Wednesday October 9th due to a wildfire warning issued by the National Weather Service. The full list of counties: Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lake, Mariposa, Mendocino, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, San Joaquin, San …

Average Gas Prices in California More than $4

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CALIFORNIA- According to recent data published by AAA the average gas price for a gallon in California has exceeded $4 a gallon, about 30 cents higher than the same time last year. When compared to the rest of the nation, California’s prices are much higher. Last year voters passed Prop 6, a gas tax initiative to add onto the other …

Two Central Valley Cities in Top 10 For Car Theft

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A new study has been published by the National Insurance Crime Bureau showing Modesto and Stockton rank among the ten worst cities in America for auto theft per capita. Stockton moved up to the 7th spot from the 8th spot the year prior. The full report can be accessed here. Related Post Video: Police Draw Guns on Film Crew in …

Mosquitos Known to Carry Zika Virus Found in Central Valley

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STOCKTON- Earlier this month the Mosquito and Vector Control departments for San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties announced they’ve discovered Aedes mosquitoes for the first time. The announcement comes with the concern for public health since the insects are known to carry the Zika virus. According to the Mayo Clinic Zika is, “A disease caused by Zika virus that’s spread through …

Found Starved and Abandoned; River the Horse Now Making Full Recovery

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MODESTO- River, as he’s been named, is making a full recovery thanks to his rescuers of Hold Your Horses Evacuations. HYH is an organization that travels to fires evacuating horses, livestock and animals then raises funds to provide feed, medical treatment and supplies afterwards. They did almost $100,000 for the Paradise Fire and were behind the lines the whole time. …

List of Hypocrite Legislators Taking Money From Corporation Profiting Off Immigrant Detention Centers

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By MOTECUZOMA SANCHEZ CALIFORNIA- Immigration has been a point of contention in today’s national politics. One of the key battle grounds has been California and specifically the Central Valley where the agricultural industry as well as many others rely heavily on immigrant labor, both legal and illegal. In the midst of the National and statewide debate, certain politicians and the …

Child Rapist May Be in Stanislaus County

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STANISLAUS COUNTY- 🚨 COMMUNITY ALERT 🚨: Kenneth Lawson, convicted of sodomizing two infants, is at large and believed to be in Stanislaus County. The Dept of Corrections issues a warrant for his arrest on April 16 after it is believed he cut his GOS ankle monitor off in Fresno. Lawson is described as white, 6’2”, 175 lbs, and is considered …

The National Weather Service Issues Alert for the Central Valley 🥵

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The NWS hasn’t issued an alert for possible hottest weather conditions this upcoming weekend for the Central Valley. Event: Special Weather Statement Alert: …Hottest temperatures so far this season possible over the  weekend…  Strong high pressure centered over the Desert Southwest is  forecast to build northwestward this weekend bringing potentially  the hottest weather so far this summer to inland areas …