Turlock

Turlock

Turlock High kids cheer life-changing teacher to $20,000 award

Drama and speech teacher Michele Van Nieuwenhuyzen has been named a 2017 Carlston Family Foundation Outstanding Teacher of America.

Crime

Mail theft suspect arrested in Turlock

A Turlock man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of mail theft. Shortly after noon, the 45-year-old man was stopped by Turlock police officers on a Vehicle Code violation and a search produced a postal key and items of mail, police said.

Education

Gandhi grandson joins Stanislaus State Peace Pole dedication

The grandson of the man most identified with peaceful protest urged university students in Turlock, CA, to learn to channel anger and consider the destruction of waste and materialism. Arun Gandhi joined in dedicating a Peace Pole created by CSU Stanislaus students on a day dedicated to diversity and inclusion.

Videos

Turlock firefighters rescue kittens after fire

After knocking down a fire threatening a structure on West Main Street in Turlock, Calif., on May 2, 2016, Turlock Fire Department firefighters rescued four kittens and eventually returned them safely to their mother, who returned to the scene as firefighters were cleaning up. (Turlock Fire Department)
Turlock firefighters rescue kittens after fire 1:30

Turlock firefighters rescue kittens after fire

New Turlock fire chief gets sworn in, pinned 1:11

New Turlock fire chief gets sworn in, pinned

City of Turlock gets all aboard to help child’s wish come true 1:39

City of Turlock gets all aboard to help child’s wish come true

Memorial Day in Modesto 1:13

Memorial Day in Modesto