Police arrest teen; still seeking shooter
Police arrested a 15-year-old boy and were looking for a 20-year-old man suspected of being involved in a Friday afternoon shooting that killed a Modesto man in broad daylight near the victim's home in the airport neighborhood.
Waterford, Turlock see police changes
Waterford will get a new police chief Monday and Turlock police soon will get a new captain, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department. Lt. Darin Gharat was hired for the job in Waterford, taking over for Chief Rob Jackson, who is resigning after almost 20 years with the Sheriff's Department to take a captain's position with Turlock police. Page B-2
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Let's not miss out on an expressway
In Opinions: Stanislaus County needs an east-west expressway. Without it, everyone living in north Modesto, Salida, Riverbank and Oakdale faces daily gridlock in the future. Though there's a long ways to go, recent events suggest that a north county expressway is a possibility. It's an opportunity that can't be missed, says The Bee's Editorial Board.
HGTV to feature home in Modesto
Bruce and Diane Hinkley's Modesto home on Wycliffe Drive will be featured tonight and Monday on Home & Garden Television's "What You Get for the Money." The show will broadcast at 11:30 p.m. Sunday and 3:30 a.m. Monday on HGTV. The Hinkley house will be in the episode about properties worth about $700,000. The Hinkleys' home at 3540 Wycliffe Drive was built atop 25-foot-high stilts on a one-acre slope overlooking Dry Creek.