Editorials

Editorials

Our View: Refusing to stand could upend Kap’s career

Letting his anger show during NFL preseason game invites politics into pro sports

Editorials

Help low-wage workers save for the future

Hand-wringing over the plight of the working poor is a non-partisan activity. Everyone gets in on the act – Democrats, Republicans, Libertarians and all the rest. Beyond the angst, hardly anything ever gets done. Until now.

Editorials

DEA ignores reality, refuses to delist weed

Even people who have never smoked marijuana, people who hate the smell and will likely vote against Proposition 64 to legalize recreational use are wondering about this week’s decision that leaves weed on the list of the most dangerous drugs in America.

Editorials

Valley deserves a voice among UC regents

Fred Ruiz did great work on the UC Board of Regents for 12 years, voicing the viewpoints of San Joaquin Valley residents and educating fellow regents on the challenges that families face here. He wisely didn’t seek reappointment at age 73 because of the great demands of this service. But he parted with a message to Gov. Jerry Brown: There should be someone from the Valley “to be a voice to the regents.”

Videos

SFW: Small-school predictions, Week 2

Modesto Bee sports writers Joe Cortez and James Burns make their predictions for key Week 2 small-school football games in the Stanislaus District. For more predictions, go to www.modbee.com.
SFW: Small-school predictions, Week 2 2:39

SFW: Small-school predictions, Week 2

SFW: Large-school predictions, Week 2 4:03

SFW: Large-school predictions, Week 2

SFW: Game of the Week predictions, Week 2 2:43

SFW: Game of the Week predictions, Week 2

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Oakdale home being remodeled burns