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Divided OID board OKs $2 million water sale

The Oakdale Irrigation District board majority agreed to sell water to buyers south of the Delta for $2 million, despite fears from the board minority that such sales could jeopardize the district’s water rights. Moving water without environmental review has not been approved by the California State Water Resources Control Board, the very agency already threatening to reduce water rights of all area water districts.

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New lungs give Stanislaus teacher new lease on life

At age 37, Jeremy Ross is learning something most people never are taught: how to breathe. Born with the genetic disease cystic fibrosis, the Riverbank resident never has experienced natural, deep breathing. Before a double lung transplant at Stanford a week ago, his lung function fell as low as 20 percent.

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Live coverage replay: Clinton or Trump – whose debate performance is better?

Comment, criticism and other keen observations flowed in from social media Monday evening as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump engage in the first debate between the 2016 Democratic and Republican presidential candidates. The Sacramento Bee’s Dan Walters and other journalists, as well as observers from other arenas are put their opinions front and center. Bet on plenty of fact-checking.

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Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton went to head-to-head Monday, September 26, 2016. They discussed jobs, racial divisions and national security with many personal jabs thrown in between. The debate, moderated by NBC anchor Lester Holt, is the first of three scheduled ahead of election day.
Cristina Rayas McClatchy
Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate 4:36

Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Yosemite official testifies about gender bias, hostile work environment 2:41

Yosemite official testifies about gender bias, hostile work environment

Great Valley Museum's Wild Planet Day 1:02

Great Valley Museum's Wild Planet Day

Charlotte police release body- and dash-cam video of Scott shooting (Graphic content) 1:09

Charlotte police release body- and dash-cam video of Scott shooting (Graphic content)