Editorials

Editorials

Valley leaders take issue with state water board’s explanation

Stanislaus supervisor Withrow calls “BS” on mammoth state document, “an insult to our intelligence.”

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.

Videos

Calling on cell phones to bridge early reading divide

Stanislaus Union, Empire, Salida and Waterford school districts train for rollout of birth to 6 early reading program educators hope will be a game changer. (Nan Austin/Austin@modbee.com)
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Calling on cell phones to bridge early reading divide 0:57

Calling on cell phones to bridge early reading divide

Growing Oakdale silk-screen firm does award-winning work 0:57

Growing Oakdale silk-screen firm does award-winning work

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Flight of fancy in Turlock

MJC 4-year respiratory degree picking first cohort 0:56

MJC 4-year respiratory degree picking first cohort