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: Large-school predictions, Week 6

Modesto Bee sports writers Joe Cortez and James Burns make their predictions for the key large-school games in the Stanislaus District for Week 6 of the high school football season.
Jim Silva jsilva@modbee.com
SFW: Large-school predictions, Week 6 4:15

SFW: Large-school predictions, Week 6

Flight of fancy in Turlock 2:30

Flight of fancy in Turlock

MJC 4-year respiratory degree picking first cohort 0:56

MJC 4-year respiratory degree picking first cohort

Enochs coach James Stacy discusses matchup with Downey 1:45

Enochs coach James Stacy discusses matchup with Downey