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Activist Erin Brockovich accuses Stockton officials of adding ammonia to drinking water

Advocate Erin Brockovich criticized Stockton for how they are treating their water on Saturday.

In a Facebook post, the environmental activist accused Stockton of adding ammonia to the city's drinking water and said that Stockton was "too lazy and cheap to remove dirt (organics) for your water supplies..."

MLK day brings best in girls hoops to Stockton

STOCKTON, CA – For the sixth year in a row St. Mary’s High School in Stockton hosted a showcase of top girls high school basketball talent from around the state.  The event happens each year on Martin Luther King Jr. weekend and was intended to get top players noticed by college coaches.

Activist Erin Brockovich accuses Stockton officials of adding ammonia to drinking water

Environmental advocate Erin Brockovich accused Stockton of adding ammonia to the city's drinking water, in a Saturday night post to Facebook


Stockton man arrested in girlfriend's shooting death

Police have arrested Ernesto Velazquez, 40, for the murder his 39-year-old girlfriend who was found in the driveway of a home in Stockton Friday afternoon. She was found outside a home along Mist Trail Drive, near Carolyn Weston Boulevard. 



Velazquez, who is a documented gang member, is also suspected of holding a 57-year-old man at gun point and stealing his car. Police believe he then abandoned that car and then stole a woman's car, also by gunpoint in the are of Pock Lane. 

This story is developing, refresh this page for more information as it becomes available.



Stockton police officer kills two pit bulls attacking another dog

A Stockton police officer shot and killed two pit bulls on Saturday after they attacked a dog.

Officers said they responded to a call by the owner of the two dogs who said they were attacking a neighbors dog, and he was unable to stop them. The owner then asked the neighbor, who had a gun, to shoot the dogs.

A shot was fired to try to scare the pit bulls away from the fight, but they it was unsuccessful. 

Police said the officer fired several rounds, hitting both pit bulls. One was killed at the scene, the other was taken to a vet and euthanized. 

Police are investigating the incident. 



Homeless return to Stockton encampment


A huge homeless encampment under a freeway in Stockton was visited by Caltrans on Friday, but the people living on state property weren’t evicted.

Cosies for the Win

Cosies for the Win

Modesto-Con's Cosie Weekend at the Westside Theatre January 9th was a great sucess raising $1425.00 for the Haven's Women Center of Stanislaus Co.

Modesto-Con brought to the Westside Theatre in Newman, CA, the first ever Awards show of it's kind, the NorCal Cosies, along with a Mini Con(Cosie Con) during the day that had nearly 650 people in attendance over the 5 hours.

The NorCal Cosies Kicked off at 6pm sharp, with 10 categories with 3 finalist with a capactiy crowd who were the judges. The only trouble anyone had was in choosing who the winners would be.

Carrie Shea and Nick Silva kept the night flowing and the crowd entertaine, along with special dance performance by Spotlight Dance Company.

See you all July 9th and 10th at the Modesto Centre Plaza, for Modesto Con.