Les Thomas is patriotic.
One of the two suspected Hells Angels motorcycle club members believed to be responsible for the murder of 26-year-old Daniel Martinez of Lathrop in August of 2011 will be in court today.
LATHROP – Only one of the three incumbents has taken the first step towards securing his seat for the next four years.
It's been more than four months since vagrants crawling through a dumpster behind a Manteca dental office discovered the body of 22-year-old Kelly Marelich.
The waiting game continues for Manteca Pastor Rob Cox.
It seems so convenient.
Phil Waterford loves Manteca's patriotic backbone.
A 47-year-old man awaiting trial on vehicle theft charges was captured by San Joaquin County Sheriff's deputies on the 900 block of South Airport Road Sunday morning after fleeing from the county honor farm.
According to a Manteca Police Department investigation, the 58-year-old man arrested last week on a host of felony child sexual assault charges used threats of violence to manipulate his two juvenile victims.
TRACY – The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man that they believe murdered a man over the weekend and left his body in a South County field.
Dennis Bitters would rather not see you.
They come in waves.
Everything comes in cycles for Karla Fredricks.
The picture was familiar to anybody who had followed the local news within the last week – the bullet-ridden Ford Explorer used in the failed getaway attempt by the Bank of the West robbers that ended with three people dead in North Stockton.
The West Nile Virus is more prevalent in San Joaquin County now than it was at this time last year.
It is going to cost nearly $150 million for levee upgrades to protect Manteca, Lathrop, Weston Ranch, and parts of rural south Manteca from a 200-year flood.
Good luck getting California's diverse special interest groups to agree on anything.
RIPON – After an explosive defensive Ripon Christian start left the visiting Orestimba Wildcats wearing roller-skates and its fleet-footed gunslinger struggling to breathe, the Southern League opener at Stouffer Field Friday night looked like an exercise in futility.
STOCKTON – Being linked to school board hopefuls with serious ethical questions might not be the worst thing for Sam Fant.
Your garbage might just be going to power your home.
It might not be the most unique approach at making a stand.
LATHROP – Another 50 jobs are coming to Lathrop.
A pharmacy that discovered back in July that one of its employees had been pilfering highly-addictive narcotics from its supply is getting an extra-close look by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
STOCKTON – Testimony has been given. Both sides have made their case.
SONORA – If the game could have been summed up by a single play, this was it.
Does Manteca Unified School District board candidate Ashley Drain know the way home?
Children slip through the cracks.
LATHROP – Rosalinda Valencia doesn't want homeless people rifling through the trash in Lathrop.
The mother of 11-year-old Hunter Davis wishes she would have done things differently.
He calls himself "Joe."