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STOCKTON — Thanks to a partnership with Stockton Scholars, a record amount in scholarship money has been awarded to hundreds of San Joaquin Delta College students.Nearly 670 students collected $368,000 in total scholarship money during a ceremony on Wednesday at Delta’s Atherton Auditorium.T…

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Sheriff’s OfficeThere were 71 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Wednesday. At that time, there were 1,424 people held at the jail, which has an official capacity of 1,550. When the jail is full, some inmates may be released early. Stockton PoliceArmed r…

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COPPEROPOLIS — A motorist died Tuesday afternoon when his pickup crashed into a power pole off a two-lane road in a rural subdivision, the California Highway Patrol reported.The driver was identified as Benjamin Luther Beck, 47, of Copperopolis, according to the CHP.Beck was driving a 2003 G…

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STOCKTON — Frank Montes, outgoing chairman of the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, has a message to share this week in Stockton.Montes said economic “war” has been declared on the Latino community locally, nationally and globally.“And guess what? Bring it, because we’re ready,” said…

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STOCKTON — The old “barrio” looks much different now then it did decades ago when goats roamed the area and there was no freeway to serve as a symbol of displaced families.Barrio del Chivo, or Goat Valley, was a tight-knit neighborhood where people all knew each other so well that if a kid m…

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STOCKTON — The Board of Supervisors unanimously ordered the Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday to continue providing security at public meetings of the county’s governing body.Supervisors, acting on powers granted them in California’s government code, also called on Sheriff Pat Withrow to continu…

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LOS ANGELES — Federal officials suppressed a lengthy environmental document that details how one of California’s unique salmon runs would be imperiled by Trump administration plans to deliver more water to Central Valley farms.The July 1 assessment, obtained by the Los Angeles Times, outline…

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STOCKTON — The Board of Supervisors ordered the Sheriff’s Office today to provide security at its public meetings.The order came five days after Sheriff Pat Withrow announced that staffing shortages resulting from deputies leaving for better-paying jobs at other law-enforcement agencies had …

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The 40th California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce state convention commenced with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday at Stockton Arena.The three-day convention will bring hundreds of small business owners, entrepreneurs and community leaders to Stockton for a series of workshops and even…

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Speaking to reporters as he departed the White House for Kentucky, the president said he considers gun violence a public health issue and is considering ways to make background checks more strict.

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Speaking Wednesday alongside U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson ahead of bilateral talks in Berlin, Merkel indicated that a solution for the contentious Irish border issue might yet be found before the Brexit date of Oct. 31.

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Their maneuvering came a day after Giuseppe Conte resigned as premier, blaming Salvini's break with his 14-month-old populist coalition as a calculated bid to trigger a national vote 3½ years early and become premier himself.

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