Modesto getting 9 more firefighters

City Council accepts $2.2 million grant that will pay for nine firefighters over two years. Grant will let city restore an engine company lost to budget cuts and improve response times. City will look for ways to keep firefighters once grant ends.

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SFW: Small-school predictions, Week 6

Modesto Bee sports writers Joe Cortez and James Burns make their predictions for the key small-school games in the Stanislaus District for Week 6 of the high school football season.
Jim Silva jsilva@modbee.com
SFW: Small-school predictions, Week 6 3:01

SFW: Small-school predictions, Week 6

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Woman steals package in Riverbank

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Trump, Clinton and Katy Perry make case to voters, only one does it naked

Ripon Christian searching for right mix of offensive linemen 1:16

Ripon Christian searching for right mix of offensive linemen