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Competancy hearing ordered for Machado

Competancy hearing ordered for Machado

David Machado, the suspected killer of Stanislaus County Sheriff Deputy Dennis Wallace, will be appearing in court to determine if he is now competent enough ... Read More
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Democrats to engage at first congressional debate

Democrats to engage at first congressional debate

The 2018 primary election is still over eight months away, but Democrats vying to represent California's 10th Congressional District are already looking to make ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 9:27 a.m. | Democrats to engage at first congressional debate Comments 0 Comments
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Unemployment rate drops slightly in Stanislaus County

Unemployment rate drops slightly in Stanislaus County

The unemployment rate in Stanislaus County recorded a slight decline in August, according to the latest numbers from the Employment Development Department.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 9:25 a.m. | Unemployment rate drops slightly in Stanislaus County Comments 0 Comments
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TID power, irrigation affected by extreme August heat

TID power, irrigation affected by extreme August heat

The summer of 2017 has been exceptionally hot, and August was no different. The month brought record-breaking temperatures, affecting the demand for both power and ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 9:21 a.m. | TID power, irrigation affected by extreme August heat Comments 0 Comments
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Drowning victim identified

Emergency personnel were unable to save the life of a drowning victim who was pulled from the Ceres Main Canal Wednesday morning, Sept. 13.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 9:02 a.m. | Drowning victim identified Comments 0 Comments
City Attorney Tom Hallinan chairs state commission

City Attorney Tom Hallinan chairs state commission

Tom Hallinan, the city attorney for the city of Ceres, has been elected chairman of the California Law Revision Commission.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 9:01 a.m. | City Attorney Tom Hallinan chairs state commission Comments 0 Comments
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Seven bus shelters ordered

Seven bus shelters ordered

Seven bus passenger waiting shelters were approved for ordering last week by the Ceres City Council.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 8:59 a.m. | Seven bus shelters ordered Comments 0 Comments
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Lions, Chamber plan events

Lions, Chamber plan events

A number of new Ceres community activities are on the calendar this fall thanks to the Ceres Lions Club and Ceres Chamber of Commerce.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 8:55 a.m. | Lions, Chamber plan events Comments 0 Comments
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Man drowns in canal

Man drowns in canal

Emergency personnel were unable to save the life of a drowning victim who was pulled from the Ceres Main Canal Wednesday morning.

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 11:54 a.m. | Man drowns in canal Comments 0 Comments
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Gentler handling of kids exposed to violence

Gentler handling of kids exposed to violence

A new county program enacted in April 2016 is treating children who have been exposed to traumatic events - such as domestic violence, child abuse, deaths ...

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 10:09 a.m. | Gentler handling of kids exposed to violence Comments 0 Comments
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Brace yourself: 40% water rate hike

Brace yourself: 40% water rate hike

The city of Ceres received a report Monday that calls for water rates to be increased by 40 percent on Jan. 1 - and more than ...

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 10:08 a.m. | Brace yourself: 40% water rate hike Comments 0 Comments
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Wildlife center offers chance for locals to learn about critters in the region

Wildlife center offers chance for locals to learn about critters in the region

For most organizations, it would be a really bad day to have someone show up at the front door with an alligator, but for the ...

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 10:03 a.m. | Wildlife center offers chance for locals to learn about critters in the region Comments 0 Comments
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Teriyaki King closed once again for health violations

Teriyaki King closed once again for health violations

Stanislaus County health inspectors closed the Teriyaki King restaurant at 1600 Hatch Road in Ceres Wednesday after yet another complaint of unsafe food preparation and ...

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Posted: Sep. 07, 2017 2:50 p.m. | Teriyaki King closed once again for health violations Comments 0 Comments
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Andy Anderson used moved Ceres' mail in the '50's and 60's

Andy Anderson used moved Ceres' mail in the '50's and 60's

Three weeks ago the Courier ran a 1950s photo of Ceres' very small post office staff. Five guys are in the photo, snapped inside of ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 10:19 a.m. | Andy Anderson used moved Ceres' mail in the '50's and 60's Comments 0 Comments
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Local housing inventory remains low

Those wanting to buy a home in the Ceres area may be looking for quite a while and then competing with many other potential buyers ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 10:12 a.m. | Local housing inventory remains low Comments 0 Comments
Red hats for newborns raises awareness of heart disease

Red hats for newborns raises awareness of heart disease

Emanuel Medical Center, Doctors Medical Center and Doctors Hospital of Manteca today launched a local campaign that will outfit newborns delivered at the hospitals with ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 9:50 a.m. | Red hats for newborns raises awareness of heart disease Comments 0 Comments
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Denham backs ‘Dreamers’

Denham backs ‘Dreamers’

Congressman Jeff Denham is standing by his call for the federal government to go easy on treatment of children living in the United States who ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 9:48 a.m. | Denham backs ‘Dreamers’ Comments 0 Comments
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Ceres man convicted in 2016 Turlock murder

Ceres man convicted in 2016 Turlock murder

A Stanislaus County jury has found a Ceres man and his accomplice guilty for their roles in the senseless shooting of a single father from ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 9:42 a.m. | Ceres man convicted in 2016 Turlock murder Comments 0 Comments
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Towering goal: 2,500 donors @ $200

Towering goal: 2,500 donors @ $200

In a Mayberry like scene, a group of about 30 residents gathered last week to talk about ways to raise nearly a half million dollars ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 9:39 a.m. | Towering goal: 2,500 donors @ $200 Comments 0 Comments
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Legislators honor memory of late Police Chief Pete Peterson

Legislators honor memory of late Police Chief Pete Peterson

Members of the Ceres Police Department recently received a resolution issued by state Assemblyman Adam Gray, D-Merced, and state Senator Anthony Cannella, R-Ceres, posthumously honoring ...

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 11:20 a.m. | Legislators honor memory of late Police Chief Pete Peterson Comments 0 Comments
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Keyes fire chief rebuffs critics who say fire response is slow

Keyes fire chief rebuffs critics who say fire response is slow

Keyes Fire Department is facing criticism of its organization, including claims that fire response was delayed at three recent structure fires, and that the department ...

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 10:48 a.m. | Keyes fire chief rebuffs critics who say fire response is slow Comments 0 Comments
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Library plans fun activities for September

Library plans fun activities for September

The Ceres Library, 2250 Magnolia Street, will offer free crafts and activities for all ages this September, beginning with Wee Move and Play on Tuesdays ...

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 10:18 a.m. | Library plans fun activities for September Comments 0 Comments
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Brewery hopes to open by October

Brewery hopes to open by October

Construction continues in southwest Ceres for Blaker Brewery's new beer brewery and tap room with a possible opening in October.

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 10:15 a.m. | Brewery hopes to open by October Comments 0 Comments
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Library director makes plea for passage of ‘S’

Library director makes plea for passage of ‘S’

Come November Stanislaus County voters will have an opportunity to show their support for the county's 13 library branches when Measure S appears on ...

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 10:13 a.m. | Library director makes plea for passage of ‘S’ Comments 0 Comments
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Another candidate joins district attorney race

Another candidate joins district attorney race

The bid to lead Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office recently became a three-way race as a longtime prosecutor announced his intention to run for ...

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 10:11 a.m. | Another candidate joins district attorney race  Comments 0 Comments
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