Davis High gives grand sendoff to former wrestling coach Quick

After teaching at Roosevelt Junior High School for two years, and Davis High for the past 27, Bob Quick will retire at the conclusion of the current school year. Under his tutelage, the Davis wrestling program had three Central California Conference championships (’92, ’93, ’98), 24 individual league champions, 16 state qualifiers, eight state medalists, three state finalists and two state champs – Matt Demers and Billy Blunt, both in ’96.

Maximum flows not achieving maximum benefits for Stanislaus salmon

The study released this week by FishBio on the impact of fall pulse flows on salmon in the Stanislaus River should be mandatory reading for the men and women at the state water board. It uses scientific data gathered over 11 years to burst the myth that “more water equals more fish.”

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Man killed by train near downtown Modesto

A man believed to be in his 40s was struck and killed by a northbound train in Modesto on Friday, January 20, 2017. He was struck on the tracks just beneath the Kansas Avenue overpass. (Brian Clark/bclark@modbee.com)
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Man killed by train near downtown Modesto 0:31

Man killed by train near downtown Modesto

Fatal train v pedestrian at Claus and Terminal 1:26

Fatal train v pedestrian at Claus and Terminal

Modesto draws interest for LA passenger flights 1:12

Modesto draws interest for LA passenger flights

Rain, wind and tree work in Modesto 0:51

Rain, wind and tree work in Modesto