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25 Nov 2015 at 4:18pm

President Obama 'Deeply Disturbed' by Laquan McDonald Video
McDonald was shot and killed by Chicago police, authorities say.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:49pm

Hospitals trying to be more "baby friendly"
A new study finds more hospitals are distributing less infant formula to new moms.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:43pm

Joseph Randle arrested following altercation at Kansas casino
Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle was jailed early Wednesday after an altercation at a Kansas casino.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:41pm

Les Miles calls job speculation a 'pretty prevailing and evident distraction'
Amid mass speculation, Les Miles said he has "no idea" where he stands as LSU's coach and hasn't spoken to athletic director Joe Alleva, but he expects to at their annual postseason meeting.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:41pm

Rams on Stedman Bailey after shooting: 'That's basically our brother'
As Stedman Bailey went through surgery a day after being shot in the head, the Rams went through practice with the receiver fully on their minds.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:41pm

'Human Error' Cited in Mistaken US Airstrike on Doctors Without Borders Hospital
Suspensions and possible discipline follow U.S. investigation.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:14pm

Chicago Cop Charged in Teen's Slaying Has History of Complaints for Misconduct
Recently released video appears to show officer shooting teen to death.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:07pm

Inside the Operation to Rescue the Downed Russian Pilot
The Russian military completed a 12-hour mission to rescue the downed pilot.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:07pm

'No Specific' Threat to US as Holidays Approach, Obama Says
The president's national security team is briefing him today.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:00pm

Murder of bakery shop owner remains unsolved after 5 years
The murder of a beloved bakery shop owner remains unsolved after 5 years, leaving her family with grappling for answers.
25 Nov 2015 at 10:25am

Bakersfield police: More human remains found
Police said Wednesday that officers were called back to South Kincaid Street on Tuesday night, and they found more remains.
24 Nov 2015 at 6:17pm

Snow doesn't cause problems for Kern County holiday travel
Mountain highway passes remained open Wednesday morning, even though a storm threatened to complicate travel on the day before Thanksgiving.
25 Nov 2015 at 12:32pm

Thanksgiving 2015: Cheap gas, more travelers
An estimated 46.9 million Americans are expected to take a car, plane, bus or train at least 50 miles from home over the long holiday weekend, according to the motoring organization AAA. That would be an increase of more than 300,000 people over last year, and the most travelers since 2007.
24 Nov 2015 at 5:45pm

Costco E. coli outbreak: Testing points to California food wholesaler
Costco officials say testing has pointed toward a vegetable mix from a California food wholesaler as the source of E. coli in the company's chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states.
25 Nov 2015 at 5:02pm

KCSO asks for help in missing man case
The Kern County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in finding a man.
25 Nov 2015 at 4:34pm

Many California state parks reach free pass limit for Friday
The complimentary passes to California state parks for Friday have been so popular that the majority of parks are out of the freebies.
25 Nov 2015 at 1:39pm

PG&E replaces exploded gas line south of Bakersfield
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has replaced an exploded natural gas pipeline and restored service to the line.
25 Nov 2015 at 12:50pm

California demands fixes for 16,000 more VW cars
California air quality regulators on Wednesday demanded a recall of up to 16,000 additional Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche diesels as the Volkswagen emissions scandal widened.
25 Nov 2015 at 3:28pm

Event offers free car emissions tests, vouchers for free repairs
The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District is offering free car emissions tests and vouchers for free repairs.
25 Nov 2015 at 11:12am

Recordnet Stockton Local News

911 Briefs (Nov. 26, 2015)
Lockeford bank robbedLOCKEFORD — A woman wearing a red wig and black fedora robbed the Wells Fargo Bank in Lockeford of an undisclosed amount of cash Tuesday afternoon, the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office reported.Officials believe the same woman may have robbed a Wells Fargo branch in Sonora eight days earlier.At approximately 5:10 p.m. Tuesday, the woman entered the bank at 19000 N. Highway 88, approached a teller and produced a [...]
25 Nov 2015 at 11:06am
by The Record

Shop local ? on Black Friday and all year round
Your 114-year-old strong and getting stronger Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce has been the most successful champion for the betterment, promotion and protection of all local businesses and that is why our members, board and staff are honored to have been asked for the past several years to be part of this Record special section that comes out just before what is known as “Black Friday.”Historically, this day had its earliest beginnings (albeit not under that title) [...]
25 Nov 2015 at 8:16am
by Douglass W. Wilhoit Jr. Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce

Service First: Helping everyone live independent lives
History: In December, Service First of Northern California Inc., will celebrate its 21st anniversary of providing services in San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties. In December 1995, that Service First incorporated as a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation. It started as a Representative Payee service for clients of the Social Security Administration. Over the years, Service First has expanded its activities and today operates the following programs:• Supported Living [...]
25 Nov 2015 at 2:11pm

Habitat for Humanity: Building homes and hope
History: The Habitat for Humanity of San Joaquin County Inc. was formed in 1993. As an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, the local agency carries out the mission developed in 1976 by the founders of Habitat, providing affordable housing for families in need. Habitat for Humanity has been building and renovating homes in Lodi, Stockton, Manteca and Tracy since its inception. The program is based on an application process, and eligible [...]
25 Nov 2015 at 1:52pm

Supervisors vote to keep funding program
STOCKTON — San Joaquin County’s AgVenture program will be alive for at least the next three years.The San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors has approved a $178,448 Specialty Crop Block Grant for the AgVenture Program.The grant, awarded by the California Department of Food and Agriculture, will help fund a variety of events and trips coordinated by AgVenture through 2018.San Joaquin County Agricultural Commissioner Tim Pelican said funding levels for [...]
24 Nov 2015 at 10:42am
by Wes Bowers

Athena Awards: Worthy recognition for SJ women
Brenna Butler Garcia, chief executive of the San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and Pamela A. Eibeck, president of University of the Pacific, were honored at the Greater Stockton Area Chamber of Commerce's Athena Awards luncheon Thursday at Stockton Golf & Country Club.Garcia, CEO of the San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, received the Athena Young Professional Leadership Award for her work in the community. [...]
22 Nov 2015 at 6:26pm
by The Record

Tracy senior makes great 'last impression' in SJSA soccer showdown
STOCKTON — After being diagnosed with his second concussion midway through Tri-City Athletic League play, Tracy's Lorenzo Gonzalez missed the rest of the season and thought his soccer days might be over.Instead, with a pair of goals to lead the TCAL/Valley Oak League all-stars to a 3-0 victory over the San Joaquin Athletic Association/VOL squad, Gonzalez's soccer life after high school may be on track again. The VOL seniors were [...]
22 Nov 2015 at 4:59pm
by Kevin Niendorf

Putting their best paw forward
STOCKTON — They came, they wagged, they rolled over — well, maybe not all of them since rolling over is not one of the standards that dog judges look for — but there was no doubt there were plenty of hams among the 1,548 highly trained pooches at Sunday’s San Joaquin Kennel Club Show.That number — some 200 more registered dogs than last year representing 159 breeds — makes it one of [...]
22 Nov 2015 at 4:11pm
by Joe Goldeen

Opportunities to serve abound in San Joaquin County
STOCKTON — The San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors is seeking volunteers to serve on the following boards and commissions:• Advisory Water Board: Five positions including a general business community representative; South Delta Water Agency representative; South San Joaquin Irrigation District alternative; irrigation/water districts of southwestern San Joaquin County alternate; and a City of Lodi alternate [...]
22 Nov 2015 at 3:44pm
by The Record

Woodbridge Dam salmon spotters
LODI — It’s one of the perks of studying fish for a living: Sometimes you get to strap on your waders and splash around in the river on a sunny and crisp November day.And then, there are days like Wednesday, which Matt Saldate and Jason Shillam spent hunkered down in office cubicles, bathed in fluorescent light and staring at their computer screens, watching an endless stream of video footage from a camera that never moves.Like any job, some days are more [...]
20 Nov 2015 at 5:28pm
by Alex Breitler