John Buckley, executive director of the Central Sierra Conservation Center, spoke to The Modesto Bee editorial board on Jan. 24, 2018, about issues ranging from forest fires to forest health to Yosemite and the issues surrounding the park's nearly 10 million visitors over the past two years. He also discussed what he hopes the incoming superintendent, Mike Reynolds, will put on his priority list.
A German Federal Government social media page released video of the first time President Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin met in person. The videos shows them shaking hands at the 2017 Hamburg summit on July 7. Note: no audio.
Mike Dunbar, the editorial page editor of The Modesto Bee, is urging Stanislaus, Merced and San Joaquin county officials to ban the recreational use of the Tuolumne, Merced and Stanislaus rivers until they are deemed safe. The cold, rapid water this spring has led to several drownings. (Brian Clarkemail@example.com)
The Modesto Bee Opinions Page Editor Mike Dunbar says California continues to miss opportunities to store water by failing to address the need to build more storage facilities that would capture all of the state's water.
Mike Dunbar, The Bee's Opinions editor, offers his three takeaways from the 2015 election. Among the talking points – Measure G, Modesto City School Board race, low voting turnout and the Oakdale Irrigation District.
An exceptional ocean front resort estate on the historic mile of Santa Monica Beach that was the original Gold Coast where Hollywood royalty lived and played is on the market. This French Normandy style estate has been the residence of notable celebrities including Cary Grant, Randolph Scott, Barbara Hutton, Irving Berlin, Howard Hughes, Sharon Tate and Princess Grace of Monaco.
You may have heard that going outside in the winter without a hat on will result in catching a cold, but is that really true? A doctor separates fact from fiction when it comes to what actually causes us to get sick.
Nikolas Cruz appears in open court for the first time on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, during a status hearing before Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer. Cruz is facing 17 charges of premeditated murder in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.