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Miles Lima already had a lot to be proud for with his second-place finish in the apprentice level of the National Braille Challenge – which tests visually impaired and blind students from across the country in categories such as reading comprehension, writing speed and accuracy, proofreading, spelling and reading tactile charts and graphs.

October 17, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop cutting council meetings to once a month

In the last year the City of Lathrop has canceled 11 of its bi-monthly city council meetings because of overlap with holidays.

October 17, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Pool builders seek to water down conservation rules

The ink was all but dry on an ordinance that would have made some of the water conservation efforts that the City of Lathrop took to weather the worst drought in California history permanent.

October 17, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Parking along D’Arcy Parkway before council

The no parking zones inside of the Crossroads industrial area generated concern amongst businesses and property owners who were affected by City of Lathrop's change to the municipal code.

October 12, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Oakdale airs it out to blow past Manteca

OAKDALE - Oakdale is well known as a smash-mouth, power-running program.

October 07, 2017 | Jason Campbell | High School Football


Prayer vigil Sunday aims at bringing Lathrop together

Minnie Lee Jordan-Diallo can't help but feel the divide when she talks to people around Lathrop.

October 07, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Resident raises asbestos concerns to city

The fight over the perceived safety of homeowners along Lathrop Road hit a new gear on Monday night when the woman leading the charge against the city's road-widening project accused the city of not properly handling what she believes to be asbestos-filled concrete that was unearthed during the project.

October 06, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


District fine tunes field condition reporting

When the Manteca Unified School District included a summary of the field condition of the stadiums at each of the five comprehensive high schools in a packet for board members last month, not everybody agreed with the ratings.

October 05, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Manteca USD trying to build supply line of new teachers

California currently ranks last in student-to-teacher ratio.

October 04, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Workshop explores hazards, flooding

How much noise is too much noise?

October 03, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Who is trashing Lathrop?

Lathrop Police have been having a hard time figuring out who has been responsible for dumping garbage at several points throughout the community.

October 03, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Storm retention basin development push stalls

The City of Lathrop's goal of having the existing stormwater retention basin adjacent to the Save Mart Shopping Center on Harlan Road developed appears to be stalled.

October 02, 2017 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


Lathrop may make water conservation rules permanent

The City of Lathrop was diligent in taking steps to meet the State of California's mandated water reductions when the state's most recent drought hit its peak last year.

October 02, 2017 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


Central Catholic has its way with Sierra

MODESTO - For the better part of the first half of Sierra's showdown with Valley Oak League powerhouse Central Catholic Friday night, its offense was stuck in reverse.

September 30, 2017 | Jason Campbell | High School Football


Code enforcement: Lathrop gets tough

If the Lathrop City Council gives its blessing Monday night, the odds of sneaking anything past their code enforcement consultant will shrink to zero.

September 30, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Jason Campbell


New Lathrop police partner?

Could the cities of Manteca or Tracy soon provide police protection to the more than 22,000 residents of Lathrop?

December 16, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Social media grumblings perplexing

People are a funny bunch sometimes.

December 15, 2017 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


Missing Manteca cat may be headed home

When Jennifer Hart put out a plea to the community to help her find her family's longtime pet – a male cat named MeMe – she ...

December 14, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Manteca USD OKs deal with Boys & Girls

It has been more than six months since the Manteca Unified School District severed ties with the organization providing after school services for students in ...

December 14, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Jury will decide fate of homeless camping citation

A 70-year-old homeless man who was cited in September for illegal camping is taking his case and his plea for leniency to a jury.

December 12, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop opts for new police station on River Islands

River Islands will soon be the new home of Lathrop Police Services.

December 12, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop Manteca Fire remodeling J Street station

The City of Lathrop is expected to undergo steady growth over the course of the next decade.

December 11, 2017 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


Wild game feed lures attendees from Idaho

They came from places like Idaho and Oregon – some driving all night to make sure they were there by the time the doors opened.

December 09, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Homeless in illegal camping case could face arrest

It'll be another week before 70-year-old Norman Moore will get to plead his case to San Joaquin County Superior Court Judge Gus C. Barrera ...

December 09, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Nellie Zavala leads Lathrop parade Saturday

When Nellie Zavala was first asked if she'd be willing to serve as the Grand Marshal for the annual City of Lathrop Christmas Parade ...

December 08, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Moore dismisses autopsy allegations

San Joaquin County Sheriff Steve Moore flat-out denies that he has interfered in any forensic investigations in the office that he oversees as the Coroner.

December 07, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


ONE WILD TRADITION

On Friday, Jim Costa will sit down and break bread with his closest friends - all 1,000 -at the Wild Game Feed and Christmas Party ...

December 07, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Pathologist says Moore interferes on autopsies

The world-renowned forensic pathologist that was hired in San Joaquin County to help clear a backlog of cases and bring credibility to the Coroner's ...

December 06, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Manteca, Lathrop firefighters battle major SoCal wildfire

A fast-moving Southern California fire that has already burned more than 150 homes and forced the evacuations of nearly 30,000 residents is now getting ...

December 06, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


She’s unhappy Lathrop tore out sidewalk

Irene Torres' parents poured a sidewalk in front of their Lathrop Road home before the City of Lathrop was ever incorporated.

December 05, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


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