Stanislaus County

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Overturned Big Rig Spills Wine Onto Busy Road Near Modesto

A big rig carrying wine has crashed, spilling liquid all over Maze Blvd. near South River Road in Stanislaus County Wednesday morning.


A Stockton man becomes sick with a life-threatening bacterial infection after swimming at Woodward Reservoir in Stanislaus County.

Stockton Man Hospitalized For Bacterial Infection After Swimming At Stanislaus County Reservoir

A Stockton man claims he got severely sick and lost nearly 30 pounds in one week after swimming at the Woodward Reservoir in Stanislaus County.


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Former SF Man Found Dead In Auto Shop Freezer; His Husband Charged With Murder

A man found dead in the freezer of an abandoned Central Valley auto shop was married to the man charged with killing him, authorities said.


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Central Valley Man First Reported Death From Heat Wave

A 77-year-old man was found dead in his mobile home amid triple-digit temperatures in California’s San Joaquin Valley in the first reported death blamed on a weeklong statewide heat wave, authorities said Wednesday.


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$2.6 Million In Meth Found In Central Valley Home

Officials with a Central California drug task force say they’ve seized hundreds of pounds of methamphetamine in a raid of a San Joaquin Valley home.


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2,000 California Birth Records Found In Unsecure Location

State health officials are investigating a possible security breach involving 2,000 California birth records.


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3 Missing Oakland Children Found Safe, Search Continues For 4th

This comes after a mother, stepfather and babysitter were arrested after another child in the family showed signs of physical abuse.



Sleeping Central Valley Mother Suffocates Infant Son In Bed

A sleeping Central Valley mother has apparently rolled over and killed her newborn boy asleep in the same bed.


Deputy Robert Paris was shot and killed while serving an eviction notice at a Modesto apartment on April 12, 2012. (Stanislaus County Sheriff)

Sheriff’s Deputy Among 2 Dead In Modesto Shooting, Apartment Catches Fire

Large flames came up from a Modesto apartment building Thursday night where a suspect was believed holed up following the shooting deaths of a deputy and a civilian.


A CBS 5 crew captured footage of hens starving at this ranch near Turlock in Stanislaus County on February 22, 2012. Officials said an estimated 50,000 birds were found starving to death. (CBS)

Two Groups To Save Starving Hens Found At Central Valley Ranch

After 50,000 hens were found starving to death at a Central Valley ranch, two rescue groups said they will save some of the birds.