The 43rd annual James Riddle Memorial Wrestling Tournament was held in Oakdale, CA, and Brayden Abell was one of the weight class winners in the event featuring the Stanislaus District’s top high school wrestlers.
With a couple of defending CIF Sac-Joaquin Section champions, the Winter Sports season looks to be extremely busy in the Stanislaus District. Here are some players and teams to watch for basketball, soccer, and wrestling.
Marty West, a former police captain, was shot to death by Fresno California police after someone called authorities to report a man in a home with a history of recent mental health issues might try to kill himself.
The Modesto Bee in Modesto, California, and the Stanislaus Community Foundation are partnering in this year’s A Book of Dreams, a fundraising effort to help raise money for organizations that help the needy and homeless in the northern San Joaquin Valley.
The Oakdale Police Department hosted Operation Happy Halloween 2.0 Saturday morning. The event handed out free candy after tainted candy with metal pieces inside was turned over to the department by a local family.
The Oakdale Irrigation District has completed a $15 million tunnel that bypasses a section of canal at risk of rock slides. The 5,949-foot tunnel a few miles east of Knights Ferry is the 10th that OID has built since it formed in 1909 to tap the Stanislaus River.
Here is surveillance video from the Oakdale Police Department of a burglary that took place in the early morning hours Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at the Juicy Jayz smoke shop in Oakdale, Calif. Police are asking for the public's help in locating th