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Stories with place: Modesto
  • Audit: $1.3M upgrade fails to improve Modesto lab 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 2:25 am
  • MODESTO, California - An audit has found that Modesto's $1.3 million project to upgrade the water quality control laboratory at the city's wastewater treatment plant has partly gone to waste.

  • Man pleads not guilty in body in freezer case 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 11:58 am
  • CERES, California - A Central Valley man has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge stemming from a body found inside a freezer at his auto body shop.

  • 3 Modesto girls critically injured in stabbings 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 9:32 pm
  • MODESTO, California - Three girls are critically injured after one of them stabbed the other two before stabbing herself in the bedroom of a central California house.

  • Expert: Lost runner broke basic survival rule 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 7:28 pm
  • FRESNO, California - A California runner who walked out of the wilderness after being lost for two bone-chilling nights didn't follow a basic rule of search-and-rescue - stay put, wilderness experts said Wednesday. Still, he beat the odds.

  • 5-year-old California boy killed by city bus 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 12:47 pm
  • MODESTO, California - Authorities say a 5-year-old Central California boy was struck and killed by a city bus while crossing the street in front of his school.