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Board and Commission vacancies open to public
The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors is seeking applicants to fill several openings on various boards, commissions and special districts. All interested applicants are encouraged to visit the...
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vehicle submerged in Delta-Mendota
CROWS LANDING— Emergency crews from the California Highway Patrol, Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department, West Stanislaus Fire Department and air ambulance raced to the area of Bell and Fink Roads...
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PRT celebrates annual Art and Wine Gala
Patterson Repertory Theatre’s annual Art and Wine Gala raised roughly $1,000 during its 10th consecutive year in action at the Hammon Senior Center, Saturday, April 12. Nearly 20 to 30 volunteers w...
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Legislative candidates say water is top priority
Water, jobs and the California economy are at the center of platforms for every candidate running for the June and November ballots for legislative office to represent the Patterson area. The issue...
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Homeless population soars in Patterson
By Brooke Borba Patterson Irrigator Residents and authorities throughout the West Side have noticed a large increase in the homeless population within the last few months. According to Sgt. Aaron C...
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A hero in our midst
New Pattersonite one of a select few that left their mark
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Community work day shapes up at Rising Sun
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By Jenifer West For the Patterson Irrigator Bright and early on Saturday morning, April 12, the campus of Rising Sun School in Vernalis was abuzz with activity. A crew of volunteers was working in ...
'Lumps' shows steady following
by Maddy Houk | Patterson Irrigator
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The word is out about a new restaurant in town. Lumps Fish House, a family-owned establishment, has developed a good following over the six months it has been open at 31 S. Third St. Cheryle Murchi...
Goats keep the weeds down
by Maddy Houk | Patterson Irrigator
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
At first glance, Patterson residents who drive on streets between Ward Avenue and Cliff Swallow may think they are seeing things. They are not. Forty goats have been grazing along Salado Creek sinc...
Blood Moon
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Those who stayed up late enough caught a glimpse of the “blood moon” crossing the Earth’s shadow Tuesday morning, April 15 in all its splendor. The moon took on a reddish hue as it appeared in diff...
Academic Decathlon Awards
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Patterson High School’s Academic Decathlon team, consisting of mostly freshman, made a good showing placing sixth out of 12th in its in competition, PHS principal Dave Stubbs announced at the April...
Datebook
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Thursday, April 17 and Monday, April 21 Library book sale continues WHEN: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days WHERE: Patterson Branch Library, 46 N. Salado Ave DETAILS: The Friends of the Patterson Branch ...
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