Ceres Junior High Teacher Arrested For Molesting Student

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CERES- The Ceres Unified School District issued the following statement today regarding the arrest of Orlando Barba, a teacher at Mae Hensley Junior High School: Ceres Police arrested 30 year old Barba on today following an investigation into the alleged incident for which he was removed from teacher on March 23rd. He was booked into the Stanislaus County Jail on …

13 Yr Old Arrested For Homicide Of 67 Yr Old Taco Truck Owner

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MODESTO- Police have arrested a suspect they believe is responsible for the homicide of a worker at the taco truco on Monterrey Ave. MPD has released the following statement: “On Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at approximately 8:15 pm, MPD responded to the 1600 block of Monterey Avenue for reports of a shooting. When officers arrived, they located the victim inside …

Knowledge is Power: A Conversation With The Creator of 209 Times

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As a regular contributor to 209 Times, I had a front row seat to watching Motec Sánchez, a former Marine, use Art of War like strategies to help unseat multiple local elected officials and influence public policy decisions by using an extremely controversial and rarely utilized tool: THE TRUTH.   The first time I worked with Motec was exposing former …

Modesto PD Released Video Of Them Killing Unarmed Man 12/29/2020

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MODESTO- Police have released the bodycam footage of an officer involved shooting that occurred 12/29/2020. No weapon was present. This is the officer’s fourth shooting now. Along with the video they released the following statement: “On Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at approximately 11:30 am, Modesto Police Department Officers responded to the 2300 block of Woodland Avenue after receiving a call …

Car Full Of Children Shot, 14 Year Old Girl Killed In Modesto

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MODESTO- Police have released new information on the triple shooting that claimed the life of one on Christmas night. The new information reveals that multiple children were in the car including an 11 year old. Two minors were shot including a 14 year old girl who died. Per Modesto PD: “At this time MPD Detectives have released the following information …

Governor Newsom Announces New Statewide Lockdown Amidst Soar In New COVID-19 Cases

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Governor Newsom has announced that regions of the state will be subject to a new stay-at-home order if their hospital ICU capacity falls below 15%. In regions where that happens citizens will be told to remain in their homes unless they are conducting approved “essential activities” and lockdowns would last for 3 weeks. Newsom announced in a press conference he …

Governor Newsom Issues Statewide COVID Curfew

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CALIFORNIA- Governor Newsom announces a statewide curfew for all counties in the “purple tier”, which is 90% of the population, to adhere to a curfew beginning Saturday November 21st and lasting until December 21st. Details were given in a press release given by the Governor: “Non-essential businesses and personal gatherings are prohibited between 10 PM and 5 AM beginning Saturday, …

2nd Officer Involved Shooting For Modesto PD In 2 Days

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MODESTO- A police officer shot a suspect today inside the Walgreens on McHenry after a traffic stop according to a statement released from MPD: “Uniformed MPD Officers conducted a traffic stop near Roseburg and McHenry Avenue shortly before 4 p.m. today. A passenger from the stopped vehicle walked from the car into the Walgreens store where customers were shopping. Officers …

Central Valley Air Quality Most Unhealthy In Western Hemisphere Due To Fires

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CALIFORNIA- The air quality in the Central Valley is among the worst in the nation, continent, and hemisphere rightnow due to the thousands of fires burning throughout California. Maps from the Cal Fire Website show the fires surrounding the Central Valley. The result is the smoke lingering in The Valley contributing to the unhealthy air quality. People throughout the 209 …