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Four escape house fire in northeast Modesto

Four poeple escaped injury after a fire broke out in a home on Cabernet Court in east Modesto on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. There was no immediate cause of the fire, which is under investigation, according to Battalion Chief Jesse Nicasio of the Modesto Fire Department. (Brian Clark/bclark@modbee.com)

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Woman comes home to fire

A west Modesto resident came home from a birthday weekend to find her duplex burning. She alerted the mother and child next door, who got out safely. Deke Farrow/jfarrow@modbee.com

High School Football

SFW: Plays of the Week

Here are this week's Stanislaus Football Weekly's Plays of the Week sponsored by Doctors Medical Center. Video provided by Brian Clark, James Burns, Shawn Jansen, Sean Lynch and Beyer High School. (Brian Clark/bclark@modbee.com)

Sports

Modesto Junior Football Kickoff Dinner

Modesto JC football coach Rusty Stivers talks about the second annual MJC Football Kickoffs Dinner held at the Modesto Junior College Ag Center for Education on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in Modesto, Calif. (jcortez@modbee.com)

Local

Sights & Sounds of the Assyrian Festival

The second annual Assyrian Festival is in Turlock at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds this weekend. The free community event includes cultural dancing, music, exhibits and food. (Marijke Rowland/mrowland@modbee.com)

Sports

Fans Speak Out On Colin Kaepernick

Sports fans were interviewed regarding 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand during the national anthem at an NFL preseason game. The interviews were done at Sports Station in Modesto, Calif., on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (By Ron Agostini/ragostini@mdbe.com)

Sports

Sonora wins 100th meeting with Oakdale

Quarterback Josh Harris rushed for two touchdowns and threw another to Kane Rodgers as the Sonora High football team finally solved its rivalry riddle with Oakdale with a 27-13 victory on Friday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Sonora.

Sports

Harris: Dream to quarterback Sonora High football team

Senior quarterback Josh Harris has wanted to be quarterback of the Sonora High football team since he was a small child running through the bleachers at Dunlavy Field or listening to games on the radio. On Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, Harris realized that dream, guiding Sonora to a 27-13 win over Oakdale.

Sports

Pitman shocks Downey

Pitman High rallied from behind for a 33-22 upset win over Downey on Friday night, Aug. 26, 2016, at Modesto, Calif. (By Ron Agostini/ragostini@modbee.com)

High School Football

Central Catholic hammers Marin Catholic

Jared Rice rushed for 264 yards and three touchdowns to lead Central Catholic 42-17 over Marin Catholic in Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. The Bee's Joe Cortez interviewed coach Roger Canepa and running back Jared Rice after the game. (Brian Clark/bclark@modbee.com)

Education

Riverbank teachers deal done at last

After months of negotiations and packed board meetings, the Riverbank Unified Board passes two years of teacher contracts in less than a minute, raising pay 5% for 2015-16 and 4% for 2016-17. (Nan Austin/naustin@modbee.com

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Four escape house fire in northeast Modesto

Four poeple escaped injury after a fire broke out in a home on Cabernet Court in east Modesto on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. There was no immediate cause of the fire, which is under investigation, according to Battalion Chief Jesse Nicasio of the Modesto Fire Department. (Brian Clark/bclark@modbee.com)
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Four escape house fire in northeast Modesto

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Fire destroys north Modesto home

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SFW: Plays of the Week

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Woman comes home to fire