Could a surge of partially treated wastewater – essentially raw sewage – be soon coming down the San Joaquin River?
Frank Teixeira was doing what he always does at 6 a.m. on Wednesday – cutting meat and making sure that everything is ready for a day of serving customers at Fagundes Meats and Catering – when local business owner James Rogers walked into his shop.
The evacuation order for the areas south of Woodward Avenue and west of S. Airport Way has been lifted.
For a short while on Wednesday Airport Way was closed to traffic in both directions at Division Road as crews moved equipment from one trouble spot another.
When Mike Kelly started working to help get homeless people off Manteca's streets, he started a logbook.
In the end, it wasn't a state agency that saved the day and kept a section of the levee behind Hays Road from blowing wide open and flooding the homes hundreds of residents south of Manteca
They say that farmers can patch anything.
It is coming.
As fears of flooding along the San Joaquin River mount, the City of Lathrop has issued a bulletin to residents to explain the situation that they're facing and quell any fears that may be building.
It's not exactly a destination that people from around the country and the world are flocking to on vacation.
With the commercial and light industrial growth expected in the area, the Yosemite Avenue/GuthmillerRoad exit off the 120 Bypass is going to be seeing a sharp increase in traffic.
Is it all a cash grab gone terribly wrong?
Tony Cardoza sits in his pickup truck on a levee in South Manteca and looks out of the swollen San Joaquin River that has completely engulfed one of his fields.
If anybody wants to know how serious the threat of flood is from the levees of the San Joaquin River is to those who live and work near it, they only need to look as far as South Manteca.
LATHROP – There is 10,887 cubic feet of water per second flowing into Don Pedro Reservoir.
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With the cold temperatures and the fast-moving water, you aren't going to find anybody swimming in the San Joaquin River anytime soon.
Traffic on Louise Avenue through Lathrop is about to be impacted for the next month while PG&E crews prepare for the installation of 700 ...
Unless Sam Fant can give San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Carter Holley a suitable reason why he missed his last court appearance and can prove ...
It used to be that if police officers or firefighters would respond to a scene where somebody was lighting off illegal fireworks and they couldn ...
When Jim Anderson got word that the film he acted in, American Paradise, was accepted to the Sundance Film Festival he was ecstatic.
It looks like the immediate threat of a flood in South San Joaquin County is suspended for the time being.
Tired of that old refrigerator sitting on the side of the house?
The threat of a levee breach in Lathrop appears to be subsiding as the level of the San Joaquin River continues to decline.
The spillway at Don Pedro Reservoir has closed.
If you live in a developed part of Lathrop, there's a very good chance that you have better protection than most when it comes ...
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