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Soroptimists to include evening meeting

Soroptimists to include evening meeting

For the first time in its 44-year history, Soroptimist International of Ceres (SI Ceres) will be scheduling evening meetings. Read More
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Denham highlights county commodities in district ag report

Denham highlights county commodities in district ag report

A report released by area Congressman Jeff Denham Feb. 14 addressed the agro-economy of California's 10th congressional district and offered recommendations following a roundtable ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 10:12 a.m. | Denham highlights county commodities in district ag report Comments 0 Comments
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Stanford colorectal surgeon to speak on colon cancer

If you're 50 or older, you need to think about being screened for colon cancer.

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 10:10 a.m. | Stanford colorectal surgeon to speak on colon cancer Comments 0 Comments
Mitchell Road Carl’s Jr. remodeling proposed

Mitchell Road Carl’s Jr. remodeling proposed

The exterior and dining room of the Carl's Jr. restaurant on Mitchell Road - unchanged since it was built in 1982 - is intended to be ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 10:09 a.m. | Mitchell Road Carl’s Jr. remodeling proposed Comments 0 Comments
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Water, water everywhere

Water, water everywhere

With the floodgates of Don Pedro Reservoir opened on Monday afternoon - sending more water down an already swollen the Tuolumne River - residents began experiencing de ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 10:00 a.m. | Water, water everywhere Comments 0 Comments
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Weekend rain, winds wreak havoc to trees, fences

Weekend rain, winds wreak havoc to trees, fences

Trees and fences were casualties in Ceres and area as high winds swept into the Valley over the weekend.

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 9:57 a.m. | Weekend rain, winds wreak havoc to trees, fences Comments 0 Comments
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State board extends water conservation rules

State board extends water conservation rules

Although Turlock and surrounding reservoirs have readily welcomed recent rainfall, the State Water Resources Control Board made a decision earlier this month to continue existing ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 9:55 a.m. | State board extends water conservation rules Comments 0 Comments
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Library to host many activities in March

This March, the Ceres Library will host activities and seasonal crafts for all ages, beginning with Wee Move and Play on Wednesdays, March 1 and ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 9:50 a.m. | Library to host many activities in March Comments 0 Comments
CHS drama team earns gold from Lenaea Theatre Festival

CHS drama team earns gold from Lenaea Theatre Festival

Thespians from Ceres High School's Drama Department claimed four gold medals at the annual Lenaea Theatre Festival held last weekend in Folsom.

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 9:51 a.m. | CHS drama team earns gold from Lenaea Theatre Festival Comments 0 Comments
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End nears on preliminary hearing for Carson

End nears on preliminary hearing for Carson

After a month-long hiatus, the preliminary hearing in the death of Turlock resident Korey Kauffman resumed Tuesday, Feb. 7 with the judge scheduling a date ...

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 9:43 a.m. | End nears on preliminary hearing for Carson Comments 0 Comments
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Turlock, TID reflect on ‘historic’ groundwater meeting

As the newly elected chair of the West Turlock Subbasin Groundwater Sustainability Agency, Turlock Irrigation District Board of Directors president Joe Alamo said that although ...

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 9:40 a.m. | Turlock, TID reflect on ‘historic’ groundwater meeting Comments 0 Comments
Students compete in speech

Students compete in speech

The Rotary Club of Ceres last Friday hosted the Area 12 level (Ceres/Turlock clubs) speech competition with first place winners from Ceres, Pitman and ...

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 9:38 a.m. | Students compete in speech Comments 0 Comments
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Fair books British reggae band

Fair books British reggae band

The British pop-reggae band UB40 will bring hits like "Red Red Wine" and "Can't Help Falling in Love" to Turlock for the Stanislaus County ...

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Thieves steal Rotary Club trailer, equipment

The Rotary Club of Ceres fell victim to thieves Saturday night when the service club's trailer filled with equipment was stolen from the driveway ...

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 9:01 a.m. | Thieves steal Rotary Club trailer, equipment Comments 0 Comments
Gray proposes to overhaul state water control

Gray proposes to overhaul state water control

Describing California's water management structure as "broken," Assemblyman Adam Gray (D-Merced) introduced new legislation Feb. 6 to overhaul and restructure the current administration and ...

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 9:00 a.m. | Gray proposes to overhaul state water control Comments 0 Comments
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CDFA receives input on farm bill

The California Department of Food and Agriculture kicked off a series of listening sessions with a stop in Modesto on Feb. 7 to receive input ...

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Country rock band booked for County Fair

Country rock band booked for County Fair

Fair guests will be ‘Amazed' by Lonestar at the 2017 Stanislaus County Fair.

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Posted: Feb. 08, 2017 9:35 a.m. | Country rock band booked for County Fair Comments 0 Comments
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Survey: state’s snowpack at 173 percent of average

Survey: state’s snowpack at 173 percent of average

What a difference a month can make.

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Posted: Feb. 08, 2017 9:26 a.m. | Survey: state’s snowpack at 173 percent of average Comments 0 Comments
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Ledbetter graduates from Chamber academy

Ledbetter graduates from Chamber academy

Renee Ledbetter, president of the Ceres Chamber of Commerce, was among 32 chamber executives to graduate last Friday from Academy, a professional development program presented ...

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Bronco taken to court over alleged trademark violation

Bronco taken to court over alleged trademark violation

The Ceres-based Bronco Winery is being taken to court next month over an alleged infringement of the "Six Degrees" trademark by Waugh Family Wines.

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Posted: Feb. 08, 2017 9:12 a.m. | Bronco taken to court over alleged trademark violation Comments 0 Comments
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120 homes in Ceres benefit from HERO

When officials in Ceres, Modesto, Turlock, and the other cities within Stanislaus County voted to adopt the HERO program, their goal was to help local ...

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Posted: Feb. 01, 2017 10:18 a.m. | 120 homes in Ceres benefit from HERO Comments 0 Comments
Zamaroni, Alfonso, Ochoa top 3 in Rotary speech contest

Zamaroni, Alfonso, Ochoa top 3 in Rotary speech contest

Working without notes, Madison Zamaroni delivered the winning speech at Friday's Ceres Rotary Club Speech contest as she spoke about her desire to serve ...

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Posted: Feb. 01, 2017 10:16 a.m. | Zamaroni, Alfonso, Ochoa top 3 in Rotary speech contest Comments 0 Comments
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Sharon Caruso feted for service

Sharon Caruso feted for service

Sharon Caruso's decades of community service earned her the "Citizen of the Year: Lifetime Achievement Award" at Friday evening's 48th annual Ceres Chamber ...

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Farmers disappointed in TPP withdrawal

Farmers disappointed in TPP withdrawal

In his first Monday in office, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to withdraw the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, a ...

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Posted: Feb. 01, 2017 9:58 a.m. | Farmers disappointed in TPP withdrawal Comments 1 Comment
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January breaks records in rainfall

Thanks to a recent string of storms that drenched the region during January, the Tuolumne River Watershed received more than 20 inches of precipitation - an ...

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Posted: Feb. 01, 2017 9:56 a.m. | January breaks records in rainfall Comments 0 Comments
 

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