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Carnegie announces annual youth art exhibition

Reminder – submit your entries now for the Carnegie Arts Center’s annual youth art exhibition, READY, SET, SHOW. Entries must be dropped off at the CAC during open hours Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., through Saturday, May 20. This is a unique opportunity for creative young people.Youth in grades K-12 (ages 5-18) from…

The Gold Rush town known for its covered bridge

Knights Ferry  is an unincorporated historic community in Stanislaus County. Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, it is about 30 miles (48  km) east of Modesto  on Highway 108 and the Stanislaus River. The Williams Ranch near the town was one of many filming locations for the television series “Bonanza” and “Little House on…