The Modesto Press, which was founded in 2009, is a local news site dedicated to reporting news and opinions in the Central Valley of California. We are not a newspaper company, but take pride in reporting the local news for local people, written by local folks. All of our writers reside in the Central Valley.  All in all, we hope to offer better and well-informed perspectives on local news.

Writers Needed!

If you reside in the Central Valley and have a passion for reporting and/or writing local news in our region, please contact us. You may possibly become a contributing writer for The Modesto Press. Please contact us with your credentials and at least 3 samples of your work.