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Crews Battle 5-Alarm Fire at Central Cal Tomato Plant

STOCKTON — Fire crews are battling a large fire at a tomato processing plant in Stockton. Stockton Fire said on social media that roughly 1.5 acres of plastic pallets were burning Tuesday and drivers are asked to avoid the area. Fire officials say it is a 5...
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Baby Killed, Woman Critical After Crash with Sheriff Vehicle

STOCKTON — An infant riding in a car driven by his mother died after their sedan was rear-ended by a San Joaquin County sheriff’s patrol vehicle near Stockton, authorities said. The California Highway Patrol said in a statement the woman's car was being fol...
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Stockton’s Free Cash Initiative: Where Did the Money Go?

SACRAMENTO — The first data from an experiment in a California city where needy people get $500 a month from the government shows they spend most of it on things such as food, clothing and utility bills. “In this country we have an issue with associating pe...