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2 Dead After Storm Slams Washington State
Storm also cut power for 450,000 customers.
30 Aug 2015 at 6:49am

Fan dies after fall at Turner Field during Yankees-Braves, police say
A fan died after falling out of the upper deck of Turner Field during the seventh inning of the New York Yankees-Atlanta Braves game Saturday night, police said.
30 Aug 2015 at 6:47am

Fan Who Died After Fall at Braves Game Identified
Gregory Murrey fell from the upper deck into the lower-level stands.
30 Aug 2015 at 6:07am

5 Stories You'll Care About in Politics This Week
The five stories you'll care about in politics this week.
30 Aug 2015 at 3:39am

John Daly under evaluation in hospital after collapsing on golf course
John Daly's friend Billy Allen says the two-time major champion's vital signs were good but that doctors were checking on possible injuries to his ribs and fingers.
30 Aug 2015 at 1:27am

Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Turner Field during Braves-Yankees game
A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
30 Aug 2015 at 1:05am

Suspect arrested and charged with fatally shooting Texas deputy
Just a couple hours after Harris County officials made a plea to help find Deputy Darren Goforth's killer, the sheriff's office tweeted that a suspect has been arrested.
30 Aug 2015 at 1:00am

Fresno City College athlete gunned down in Northwest Fresno
Fresno police are searching for the person who shot a star athlete to death. The fatal shooting happened on Charles Avenue, near Shaw and Valentines avenues, in Northwest Fresno.
29 Aug 2015 at 11:30pm

Jay Gruden: Redskins did everything 'by the book' with RG III
Redskins coach Jay Gruden said he was left like everyone else -- scratching his head over how Robert Griffin III went from being cleared one day to out the next with concussion symptoms.
29 Aug 2015 at 11:26pm

Massive fire guts abandoned home in Downtown Fresno
Firefighters battled a house fire in Downtown Fresno on Saturday. The blaze broke out in the area of Amador and L streets around 6 p.m.
29 Aug 2015 at 11:48pm

Pesticide overspray near Lost Hills leaves 20 people sick, 4 hospitalized
Final reports from KCFD say 33 people total may have been affected. Two people were transported to San Joaquin Community Hospital with minor injuries, according to Hall Ambulance. Two others went to the hospital voluntarily.
28 Aug 2015 at 10:23am

Worker possibly exposed to insecticide speaks
The man, who wanted to remain anonymous, said he was working out on the field near Lost Hills around 6:30 in the morning when he started not feeling well.
29 Aug 2015 at 9:10pm

Kern Ag officials start probe of Lost Hills pesticide exposure
As four patients are being treated for possible pesticide exposure near Lost Hills, the Kern County Agriculture Commissioner's Office starts the job of tracking down exactly what happened. Officials say they're checking into a ground application of an insecticide about a half mile from where dozens of solar plant construction workers were checked over on Friday morning. They're not sure that's the cause, and Ag commission officials say they're not ruling out anything.
28 Aug 2015 at 6:22pm

Hospitals prepare to treat exposed victims from Lost Hills area
As soon as hospitals started hearing about what happened, they got ready. For the most part, staff had no idea if they’d be treating people or not.
28 Aug 2015 at 6:40pm

Bakersfield's Sen. Jean Fuller takes over as minority leader
Sen. Jean Fuller of Bakersfield took over Thursday, becoming the Senate's first woman Republican leader.
27 Aug 2015 at 5:21pm

Neighbor worries about illegal activity on preschool grounds
A neighbor worries about people getting onto the grounds of a Head Start preschool and using drugs there. She sees it during hours the children aren't there, but she's concerned about things like drug paraphernalia being left behind.
27 Aug 2015 at 7:04pm

Man dead after high-speed pursuit with KCSO deputy
It all started Thursday afternoon when a KCSO patrol deputy followed a vehicle north on Highway 155 near the French Gulch Marina he believed was stolen. The deputy did not activate his emergency lights or sirens, but pulled behind the vehicle to try to read the license plate number.
28 Aug 2015 at 4:28pm

Woman is safe after an attempted kidnapping
The woman told Bakersfield Police that she was just arriving home on the 200 block of Calderdale Drive and was walking towards her front door, when she was grabbed and dragged to the side of her house. The suspect then covered her mouth and bound her hands, according to BPD.
28 Aug 2015 at 3:08pm

Baby girl rescued from fiery crash that killed parents
The Fresno Bee says the girl's hospitalized in good condition.
29 Aug 2015 at 10:16am

Vin Scully: 2016 will be final season in booth for Dodgers
The Hall of Fame announcer turns 88 in November and he said Saturday he believes one more year would be enough. He jokingly wondered how much longer he could go on fooling people.
29 Aug 2015 at 3:34pm

Recordnet Stockton Local News

Ports pitcher steps up in win over 66ers
STOCKTON — With the Stockton Ports in the hunt for a California League playoff berth, left-hander Matt Stalcup pitched his best outing of the year to lead the Ports to a 3-1 victory over the Inland Empire 66ers before a crowd of 4,890 on Saturday night at Stockton Ballpark.Stalcup rebounded from his worst outing of the year in which he gave up four runs in 3 1/3 innings Monday at High Desert. He threw a three-hitter with six strikeouts over seven innings against the 66ers, [...]
29 Aug 2015 at 8:29pm
by The Record

Indians' balance too much for T'Wolves
MANTECA — Ripon’s defense and its balanced offense was too much for Sierra to handle, as Ripon scored all of its points in the first half in a 34-20 season-opening win Friday at Daniel Teicheira Memorial Stadium."I think our kids played well on both sides of the ball," Indians coach Chris Johnson said. "I would have liked to see us finish a little bit better, but that is a great football team over there and you can never take your [...]
28 Aug 2015 at 9:49pm
by Dave Campbell Record Correspondent

Dancy's dance into end zone the difference
LATHROP — Two big third-quarter touchdowns by West turned a scoreless halftime battle into a narrow win in the season-opener for both teams Friday at Lathrop’s Paul Wiggin Stadium.West quarterback James Gibbons threw a 42-yard touchdown to Emmanuel Turner and Marcel Dancy’s 32-yard touchdown run highlighted the Wolf Pack’s 12-7 victory over the Spartans. Dancy, who rushed for more than 1,200 yards as a junior, carried [...]
28 Aug 2015 at 9:48pm
by Kevin Niendorf Record Correspondent

S.J. County Office of Emergency Services readies for El Niņo flooding
STOCKTON — It may have been 100 degrees in and around Stockton on Friday, and talk likely focused on heat and drought as people gathered around the water cooler at work or in community gathering spots.But for the San Joaquin County Office of Emergency Services, it was another day to prepare for flooding.With dire predictions of potentially extremely wet conditions this winter because of a strong El Niño, preparing for the floods everyone hopes won't occur [...]
28 Aug 2015 at 2:44pm
by Wes Bowers Record Staff Writer

Sac-Joaquin Section commissioner settling in at job
LODI — Mike Garrison never thought he’d feel like a business owner.Yet Garrison, entering his second year as Sac-Joaquin Section commissioner, must act as one on a daily basis: though he technically heads a nonprofit organization. It’s certainly a contrast from his days of being a basketball coach and athletic director."You’re kind of insulated and isolated" in jobs like that, [...]
27 Aug 2015 at 7:48pm
by Thomas Lawrence Record Staff Writer

Councilman among the newly sworn-in
STOCKTON — Since assuming office eight months ago, one of District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar’s key duties has been to restore staffing that was decimated when the bottom began to fall out of the economy nearly eight years ago.Thursday afternoon, finally, marked an opportunity for Verber Salazar and her office to celebrate something that has been all too rare in recent years: new blood.Thirty employees were sworn in, including support staff, victim [...]
27 Aug 2015 at 5:00pm
by Roger Phillips Record Staff Writer

Drought stress weighs on almond crop
California’s annual almond harvest is running at full throttle, and area growers are busy collecting the crunchy brown nuts that comprise San Joaquin County’s No. 2 cash crop behind only wine grapes.While generally good growing conditions were reported for this season, initial indications are yields are down from previous years.Phil Brumley, an Escalon almond grower, said some of his more mature orchards are showing signs of water stress.“It appears [...]
27 Aug 2015 at 4:52pm
by Reed Fujii Record Staff Writer

Ripon Police break up large shoplifting ring
RIPON — Ripon police believe they broke up a large shoplifting ring Tuesday night when they arrested five people from the East Bay with thousands of dollars in stolen merchandise.Five people entered a CVS store in the 1200 block of West Main Street about 9:30 p.m., split up into smaller groups and shoplifted items from the store, Lt. Steve Merchant of the Ripon Police Department said. Employees recognized what was happening and called police.Officers arrived within [...]
27 Aug 2015 at 2:03pm
by Jason Anderson Record Staff Writer

SJ County homes sales at 9-year high
San Joaquin County home sales reached a nine-year high in the first six months of the year, RealtyTrac Inc. reported Thursday.The real estate data firm tallied 3,377 single-family home and condominium sales in the first half of the year, up from less than 3,000 in the same period of 2014. That was the highest number since 2006 when the county recorded 3,978 home sales from January through June.San Joaquin County’s first-half sales high came in January through June of [...]
26 Aug 2015 at 7:15pm
by Reed Fujii Record Staff Writer

SJ Sheriff to test new technology
FRENCH CAMP — The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday that it will begin testing body camera systems and is moving toward full implementation of the devices.The Sheriff’s Office will begin testing three different body camera devices today. Cameras will be distributed to deputies, sergeants and lieutenants, including those assigned to Lathrop Police Services.The testing program will include various schedules to include both days and [...]
25 Aug 2015 at 4:07pm
by Jason Anderson Record Staff Writer

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