Golden State Newspapers - Patterson Irrigator

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Big rig takes out tree

The driver of a big rig traveling westbound on Sperry Avenue near American Eagle lost control and hit a palm tree around 12:30 Monday after… Read more

City Council: Road closures, garbage increase, economic development

Editor’s note: Last week’s Irrigator indicated the city’s mid-year budget review showed a $1.8 million deficit. The correct amount was $862… Read more

Child missing after falling in river has Patterson connection

An early spring outing turned tragic Sunday afternoon when a 5-year-old girl slipped and fell into the Stanislaus River. Read more


Send Silence Packing® exhibit to stop at MJC on April 4

(Modesto, CA) – Send Silence Packing®, an acclaimed exhibit that has traveled the country to end the silence that surrounds mental illness … Read more

First-ever Shamrock Shindig a rousing success

The Luck of the Irish was clearly at the Senior Center last Saturday night, as a crowd gathered for music, food and fun. Read more

Search Warrant Ride-along, Part 1

This reporter was recently invited to observe a squad of Patterson Police Services officers, one of whom is also a SWAT team member, serve … Read more

Sports News

Boys relay team wins two medals at Jaguar Invitational

The relay team of Francisco Duran, Favour Nnaji, Obadiah Godbolt and Precious Nnaji continued to put together a strong spring season at the… Read more

Tigers begin season at 1-2 in CCC

The Patterson High boys golf team was without their number one golfer junior Paramjit Chouhan when they hosted Buhach Colony for their thir… Read more

Dallimore dazzles with multi home run day

Senior Carolyn Dallimore was sensational at Los Banos High on March 15. The former Western Athletic Conference Most Valuable Player aided in crushing Los Banos to the tune of 13-3 last Friday with a pair of home runs.  Read more


Walter Earl Brown: September 5, 1958 – February 8, 2019

Walter Earl Brown, 60 of Modesto went to meet our lord after a brave battle with cancer. Read more

Antonio Gonzales Jr.: November 23, 1964 - February 23, 2019

Antonio “Chato” Gonzales Jr., 54, of Patterson, passed away on Sunday, February 23, 2019 at Doctors Hospital in Modesto. Read more

Larry G. Kleinschmidt: April 4, 1940 - February 19, 2019

Larry G. Kleinschmidt passed away February 19, 2019 with his wife and four children at his side. Read more

Upcoming Events

Family Story Night

Bring your family for story time, music and movements, followed by coloring or a fun craft. Read more


Children will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library. LEGO play helps children… Read more

Preschool Story Time

News and classic picture books, flannel board and puppet stories, finger plays, music and dancing f… Read more

Stay & Play Social

Social opportunity after story time for preschoolers ages 0-6 to practice social skills, such as sh… Read more

Wiggle Worms Story Time

Storybooks, music, dancing, rhythm, and more for babies, toddlers and their adult caregivers. Read more

Weather Today

Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.


67° 53°

Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:N at 7 mph
Chance of Rain:50%
UV Index:5 Moderate
Sunrise:07:00:24 AM
Sunset:07:22:55 PM

This Week's Forecast

Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.Tue
50%67° 53°
Rain and thunder. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 40s.Wed
70%64° 46°
Showers. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 40s.Thu
50%64° 44°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 40s.Fri
10%67° 45°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.Sat
0%72° 48°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 50s.Sun
0%74° 52°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Mon
10%72° 52°