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Dinner brings consumers, growers to the table

It is not often that consumers get to share the dinner table with the growers who are responsible for the meal in front of them. Read More
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Posted: Jul. 08, 2015 3:46

Ryno eyes mayoral election

Ryno eyes mayoral election

The political climate of Ceres grew more interesting on Thursday when Councilwoman Linda Ryno picked up nomination papers to run for mayor against Chris Vierra.

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 10:40 a.m. | Ryno eyes mayoral election Comments 0 Comments
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New lieutenant, three new sergeants sworn into Ceres Police Department

New lieutenant, three new sergeants sworn into Ceres Police Department

In a restructuring of the organization, Ceres Police Department added three new sergeants, added a new lieutenant position and swore in four new officers during ...

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 10:35 a.m. | New lieutenant, three new sergeants sworn into Ceres Police Department Comments 0 Comments
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Efficiency the goal in Ceres Police dispatch changes

Efficiency the goal in Ceres Police dispatch changes

A new Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) and records management system software package should improve the efficiency of the Ceres Police Department, according to Ceres Police ...

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 10:32 a.m. | Efficiency the goal in Ceres Police dispatch changes Comments 0 Comments
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Food wagon provides only daily meal for some

Food wagon provides only daily meal for some

A survey administered by the United Samaritans Foundation found that 30 percent of individuals regard the free lunch that they receive from the organization's ...

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Surface water plant will mean higher water rates

Surface water plant will mean higher water rates

After 26 years of negotiations, Turlock Irrigation District has agreed to sell treated Tuolumne River water to the cities of Ceres, Modesto and Turlock.

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 10:25 a.m. | Surface water plant will mean higher water rates Comments 0 Comments
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Police, fire to stage blood drive contest

Police, fire to stage blood drive contest

A drive to collect blood for Delta Blood Bank will pit the Ceres Police Department and Ceres Fire Department in a friendly competition to see ...

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 10:19 a.m. | Police, fire to stage blood drive contest Comments 0 Comments
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Park restroom project costs climb

Park restroom project costs climb

Work on new restrooms at both Smyrna and Whitmore parks climbed last week by $7,500.

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 10:16 a.m. | Park restroom project costs climb Comments 0 Comments
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Ceres Police arrest one in Turlock checkpoint

Ceres Police arrest one in Turlock checkpoint

Ceres Police arrested a Patterson man for drunken driving in a DUI checkpoint in Turlock on Thursday conducted by multiple local police agencies.

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Thieves targeting cars at In Shape City

Thieves targeting cars at In Shape City

Customers and employees of In Shape City Health Club at 1760 Mitchell Road are being advised to beware of a rash of car burglaries that ...

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Man found in alley with drugs

Man found in alley with drugs

Juan de la Cruz, 41, of Ceres, was arrested Friday morning after an officer interrupted him in the process of dealing with a methamphetamine pipe.

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County Fair ends with good memories for Ceres kids

County Fair ends with good memories for Ceres kids

It's been 26 years in the making and now it

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 9:46 a.m. | County Fair ends with good memories for Ceres kids Comments 0 Comments
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Agency offers free advice to small businesses in Ceres

You've always wanted to start a business but you need some advice?

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Posted: Jul. 22, 2015 9:44 a.m. | Agency offers free advice to small businesses in Ceres Comments 0 Comments
July declared Recreation Month in Ceres

July declared Recreation Month in Ceres

The city of Ceres Recreation Division was heralded at last week's Ceres City Council meeting where July was declared as National Parks & Recreation Month ...

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Suspect gives officer quite a foot chase

Suspect gives officer quite a foot chase

A Ceres Police officer was led on a fence-hopping chase through a number of residential backyards on Monday morning, July 13, which ended with a ...

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Teen arrested after using grandmother's debit card for $2,500 in video gaming

Teen arrested after using grandmother's debit card for $2,500 in video gaming

A Ceres grandmother had her teenage grandson arrested last week after he wiped out her checking account by using her debit card to make $2 ...

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Posted: Jul. 20, 2015 4:08 p.m. | Teen arrested after using grandmother's debit card for $2,500 in video gaming Comments 0 Comments
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99 chemical spill blocks traffic for five hours

A morning crash that caused a pickup to flip onto its side and spill caustic chemicals in the Hatch Road area created Highway 99 traffic ...

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Council to state on housing: ‘Stick it’

Council to state on housing: ‘Stick it’

Fed up with state mandates - and still stinging from draconian water cutback requirements it feels is punitive towards Ceres - the City Council voted unanimously on ...

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:36 a.m. | Council to state on housing: ‘Stick it’ Comments 0 Comments
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Churches fill park with music

Churches fill park with music

A number of local church choirs and Christian musicians supplied an evening of entertainment for the second to the last installment of the Ceres Concerts ...

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:31 a.m. | Churches fill park with music Comments 0 Comments
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Local FFAers, 4-Hers flock to County Fair

Local FFAers, 4-Hers flock to County Fair

The Stanislaus County Fair is in full swing in Turlock and a small contingent of local 4-H and FFA members are enjoying the experience of ...

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:27 a.m. | Local FFAers, 4-Hers flock to County Fair Comments 0 Comments
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Political season opens up locally

Political season opens up locally

Monday marked the start of the political campaign season in Ceres.

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:23 a.m. | Political season opens up locally Comments 0 Comments
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Cities near surface water deal with TID

It's been 26 years in the making and now it looks as though Ceres and neighbors are on the cusp of an agreement to ...

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Locals catch Eddie Money show at Fair

Locals catch Eddie Money show at Fair

A large number of Ceres area residents were entertained at the Stanislaus County on Monday evening by rock legend Eddie Money as he belted out ...

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:08 a.m. | Locals catch Eddie Money show at Fair Comments 0 Comments
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Hughson Mayor booted as LAFCO representative

Hughson Mayor booted as LAFCO representative

Hughson Mayor Matt Beekman will no longer represent the mayors of Stanislaus County on the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) after the mayors voted 4-5 ...

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:04 a.m. | Hughson Mayor booted as LAFCO representative Comments 0 Comments
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DUI arrest made on Pine Street

DUI arrest made on Pine Street

Cynthia Winkler, 53, of Ceres, will be in court after her Saturday evening arrest for drunken driving in the 2000 block of Pine Street.

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Posted: Jul. 15, 2015 10:02 a.m. | DUI arrest made on Pine Street Comments 0 Comments
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