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The Sweet 16 quiz

Manteca had a sweet deal going when Spreckles Sugar opened its factory for what ended up being an 80-year run.The history and economic health of Manteca and Spreckels Sugar were intertwined for dec...

January 25, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS

THE MUSIC MAN RETURNS

East Union celebrated the return of its music man, Jose Baron, this past weekend.With a trumpet pressed to his lips, Baron played the national anthem for near-capacity crowds at The Dalben Center f...

January 25, 2015 | James Burns | NEWS

Project aims for massive distribution style tenants

There's nothing small about the proposed Lathrop Gateway Business Park. The 171-acre project that's bounded by Yosemite Avenue to the north, McKinley Avenue to the east and the Union Pacific railro...

January 25, 2015 | Jason Campbell | NEWS

Search & rescue K9s vital to California

The value of search and rescue dogs throughout the state was demonstrated before Manteca Unified School District's law enforcement and fire service students in the be.tech Academy's "First Responde...

January 25, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS

Smith, Garcia place fourth at tournament

Ripon's Tristan Smith and Lathrop's Alex Garcia both finished fourth Saturday in the two-day Tim Brown Memorial Wrestling Tournament at the Jackson Sports Complex in McClellan. Garcia (120 pounds) ...

January 25, 2015 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports

Sherman: Villains are patriots

PHOENIX (AP) - Relishing no longer being in the "villain" role, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is painting his team's Super Bowl opponent as occupying that position.He also doubts that the Pat...

January 25, 2015 | | Pro Sports

Duke’s Coach K collects 1,000th win

NEW YORK (AP) - Coach 1K. How grand.Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. Jo...

January 25, 2015 | | Pro Sports

Ganassi Racing’s ‘star car’ captures Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Chip Ganassi bristles when his No. 02 team is called the "star car."Truth is, the moniker couldn't be more appropriate right now.Ganassi's all-star driver lineup of three...

January 25, 2015 | | Pro Sports

Brown wins first US title, holding off Adam Rippon

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Jason Brown gushed to Adam Rippon: "Oh my god, it was amazing."He turned to Joshua Farris, his skating rival for nearly a decade, and told him, "It's just so cool to continu...

January 25, 2015 | | Pro Sports

Medical pot only OK for sick kids failed by drugs

CHICAGO (AP) - With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who ha...

January 25, 2015 | | Nation

Obama seeks bigger area in Alaska refuge

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - President Barack Obama is proposing to designate the vast majority of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a wilderness area, including its potentially oil-rich coastal...

January 25, 2015 | | Nation

Ripon pays officer’s cost for funeral trip

An estimated 10,000 mourners paid their final respects to Wenjian Liu.Included was Mike Perry of the Ripon Police Department.He was among sea of blue uniforms made up of men and women from the vari...

January 25, 2015 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS

CURE CLASSIC THRILLER

Destiny Flores made two steals in the game's final 30 seconds Saturday to cap off a tremendous East Union comeback and help give the Lancers a thrilling 47-43 win over Ripon in the 5th Annual Hoops...

January 25, 2015 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports

Turnovers turns tide for Manteca in VOL win

Lathrop trimmed a 10-point second quarter deficit to three points with 55 seconds left to go in the first half Saturday but three quick Spartans turnovers led to a 12-point halftime lead for host M...

January 25, 2015 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports

Team Toews outscores Team Foligno, 17-12

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - It was enough to give a goalie nightmares: A record 29 goals, 25 players with at least two points and eight with at least four.In addition to the high-profile superstars who d...

January 25, 2015 | | Pro Sports

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