The Modesto Bee Digital Newspaper

The Modesto Bee e-Edition
The Modesto Bee on all devices

Get access to the Modesto digital edition for as little as $1.99!

If you have a Modesto Bee print subscription, access to all of the digital products from The Bee and the Merced Sun-Star will be included in your subscription. For non-print subscribers, The Modesto Bee digital package will be only $1.99 for your first month, then $12.99 a month, or $129.99 for an annual subscription.

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Desktop and Laptop users: click here

Tablet and Phone users: click here

  • You will view the paper through a browser on your computer and it requires NO extra software or downloads.
  • The Modesto Bee digital edition has many features and benefits, including the ability to search; view articles, photos and advertisements; and email, print or save articles and ads.
  • You can zoom in and enlarge an article or advertisement for easy viewing.
  • The Modesto Bee digital edition works best with high-speed Internet connections (such as cable or DSL), but works with any kind of connection you have. It is best viewed with Internet Explorer 5 (or later) but works with virtually any browser on both PC and Mac platforms.

6 Reasons to Use the Modesto digital edition

  • Convenient:
    Get the paper anywhere you have a computer and Internet access, anytime day or night.
  • Easy to Read:
    See the paper exactly as it appears in print. Skim headlines and sections. When you want to read an article, click the headline for an enlarged view. Click here to see a demonstration.
  • Searchable:
    Want to know immediately if there is a story or advertisement of interest to you? Just type in a search term and find out.
  • Share the News:
    It's easy to e-mail and print articles. Simply click on the envelope icon, and an e-mail form pops up. Or select the print icon to make your own copy.
  • Past Issues:
    issed Sunday's special? As a subscriber, you have one-click access to the newspaper for the past 7 days
  • Print puzzles:
    Want to print out the crossword puzzle, Jumble or more? This video will show you how.