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Raiders expected to rely on potent run game

ALAMEDA (AP) - When the Oakland Raiders played the Denver Broncos the first time this season, they relied heavily on the run. They posted their most carries, most yards and most touchdowns on the ...

December 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports

Portland beats Pacific in WCC opener

STOCKTON (AP) - Alec Wintering had 26 points and six assists on Thursday night and Jazz Johnson made two free throws with 5 seconds left to seal Portland's 80-76 win over Pacific in the West Coast ...

December 29, 2016 | | SPORTS

49ers bracing for changes after miserable season

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The 49ers players realize significant changes could be coming after one of the worst seasons in franchise history. "You never want to have a situation at the end of the year you...

December 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports

The quirkiest sports moments of 2016

After the curses and death threats and groans across Minnesota from Mankato to International Falls, Blair Walsh needed a little love. He found it in the oddest of places - the first-grade class of...

December 29, 2016 | The Associated Press | SPORTS

No. 16 Stanford, ready for Sun Bowl vs UNC

EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Christian McCaffery isn't at the Sun Bowl with his Stanford teammates. That doesn't mean the star running back hasn't been a topic of discussion. McCaffrey helped spark a nat...

December 29, 2016 | | SPORTS

DRIVE FOR SUCCESS

SALIDA - Manteca stepped up its defense in the second half Wednesday against Immanuel in the winners-bracket quarterfinals of the Modesto Christian Holiday Hoop Classic. As a result, Manteca High ...

December 29, 2016 | Vince Rembulat | High School Sports

Lancers fall short against Bear Creek

TRACY - East Union knew what it was going to be up against in the second round of the Tracy Breakfast Lions/Tim Hawkins Tournament at Tracy High on Wednesday. The Lancers witnessed Bear Creek's ha...

December 29, 2016 | | High School Sports

Lathrop notches another big win

SACRAMENTO - Lathrop isn't flying under the radar anymore. On Wednesday, the Spartans soared to an 81-78 overtime upset of Clovis North in the quarterfinal round of the St. Hope Elite Hoop Classic...

December 29, 2016 | | High School Sports

Ripon tackles drones, drought & drinking

The City of Ripon closed out 2016 with a slight change among elected leaders.The result of the November election welcomed newcomer Daniel de Graaf to the Ripon City Council – as it turned out...

December 29, 2016 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS

New gun law triggers rush to buy AR-15s

It was a busier holiday season than normal for local gun stores who saw an explosion in end-of-the-year customers looking to beat the deadline for purchasing semi-automatic rifles. On Jan. 1, it wi...

December 29, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS

Man stabbed during North Main St. fight

A Tuesday night fight involving five to six males in the 1400 block of North Main Street outside the 7-Eleven store ended with the multiple stabbing of one individual. Manteca Police officers arriv...

December 29, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS

The streets of Manteca keep getting even hole-ier

The caller said the hole was a foot wide.It actually isn't quite that big but it still is one big tripping hazard in the middle of a crosswalk on Industrial Park Drive at Van Ryn Drive.What is star...

December 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town

Technology crackheads & the seven deadly sins

Google the words "pride, envy, gluttony, lust, anger, greed" and "sloth".They will pop up as the seven deadly sins of the human heart.Even though the concept of the seven deadly sins is rooted in t...

December 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns

Obama crowns himself to a third presidential term

Still shell-shocked from his party's Nov. 8 beating, President Barack Obama said, "I'm confident that if I had run again and articulated it, I think I could've mobilized a majority of the American ...

December 29, 2016 | | Other Views

Women deserve access to tampons

For many women, getting a period for 3 to 8 days every month can be hellish - everything from bleeding, cramps, and fatigue to the humiliating march to the local store for tampons and pads.But thes...

December 29, 2016 | | Other Views

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