State Issues

State Issues

We need veterans’ courts in all parts of California

Only half of California’s 58 counties have veterans courts. Thus, while Fresno, Tulare and Kern counties have terrific veterans’ treatment courts, no such services are available to nearly 12,000 veterans in Merced County, 8,500 veterans in Madera County and 6,500 veterans in Tuolumne County.

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

Flight of fancy in Turlock 2:30

Flight of fancy in Turlock

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

MJC 4-year respiratory degree picking first cohort