To Modesto’s Amira Muhammad, a TSA security screener at the Stockton airport, the government shutdown is more than a far-away political argument. Working without pay means choosing between groceries and gas.
A Modesto nonprofit, United Cerebral Palsy of Stanislaus County, that has cleaned, maintained and repaired benches at city bus stops through a job training program faces losing that work to a Florida company.
This is what Tuesday morning, January 15, 2019, looked like at Squaw Valley ski resort in the Lake Tahoe area, as a huge winter storm barrels down on Northern California and is expected to hit Wednesday.
Carol Channing, the star of stage and screen who lived in Modesto for the better part of a decade after marrying her high school sweetheart in 2003, has died at 97, her publicist reported early Tuesday.
Modesto firefighters along with a crew from AMR treat a motorcycle rider that was struck by a car at the intersection of M street and 12th street. The rider was transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries.
A 911 call was received at 10:54 a.m. Saturday for a male camper was found unresponsive inside of his tent. Emergency medical personnel arrived and declared the man deceased, according to Modesto Police Lt. T.J. Moffett.