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County Civil Grand Jury reports Patterson Brown Act violations
The Stanislaus County Civil Grand Jury (SCCGJ) offered up their yearly report last month on issues and complaints received throughout the county regarding political practices conducted by local dec...
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Fund set for ailing firefighter
Members of the Patterson Volunteer Firefighters Association, Patterson Fire Department, Local 4577, and the West Stanislaus Fire Protection District have put together a charity fund to help Volunte...
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Senator Cannella visits locals and businesses
Stopping by:  California’s 12th District State Senator Anthony Cannella made a stop through the city of Patterson last Wednesday July 16 and took a tour of the Amazon and Grainger distribution cent...
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FFA member Bailey Boschi places fourth in market goats, 4-H swine group has strong showing at the Stanislaus County Fair
Local Bailey Boschi's goat Ernie won the title of FFA Reserve Grand Champion at the county fair's junior livestock show, and Patterson 4-H’s swine group placed second out of all 4-H swine groups th...
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Japanese students will visit Patterson
A group of nine students and two teachers from Isa Norin High School, an agricultural specialty school in Kyushu, Japan will arrive in Patterson for a six-day stay beginning Friday, Aug. 22.
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Patterson Repertory Theatre involves local youth in Shakespearean comedy
Patterson Repertory Theatre (PRT) staged four performances of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” from July 17 through the 20 at the Clara Johnson Memorial Auditorium, involving youth between the ages of 5...
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Could 10,000,000 sq. ft. Tesla plant call Patterson home?
by Elias Funez
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Restoration Hardware’s 1.5 million square foot distribution center has yet still to be constructed in the Arambel Business Park, however that hasn’t stopped city and state officials from talking ab...
Destruction derby a smashing success
by Erick Torres
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Cars, trucks and motor homes galore were turned into nothing more than scrap metal on wheels during the Turlock Lions Club Destruction Derby sponsored by Thompson Chevrolet. Destruction derby compe...
CVS Pharmacy becomes latest victim in local robberies
by PI Staff
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Patterson CA – The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department Patterson Police Services are investigating a robbery that occurred Monday night at the CVS store in Patterson. A large build male, wearing...
Firefighter Mike McLaughlin commended, emergency shelter ordinance considered
by Nathan Duckworth
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The city council met on July 15 with a varied agenda that sparked enough public discussion to push the meeting past the three-hour mark, leading council members to table presentations from the Publ...
Rainfall season ends; district, growers work to maximize resources during dry years
by Nathan Duckworth
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The 2013-14 rainfall season, which ran from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014, recently ended, bringing a total of 6.06 inches of rain to the area, as measured by the West Stanislaus Irrigation Distric...
PHS class of ‘64 still seeks alumni
by PI Staff
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The Patterson Union High School Class of 1964 is still seeking alumni to take part in celebrating its 50-year reunion on Oct. 11, 2014. The class organizers are seeking the community’s help in loca...
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