A large Great Blue Heron nursing a bullet wound ended up on the roof of Manteca animal lover Tracy Crane.
San Joaquin County was swarming with law enforcement officers Wednesday and Thursday with 10 teams of 10 officers each looking for felons paroled back into the community by checking their residences in a search for criminal activity.
The final edition of the Ripon Record was printed this week after owner Marie Raymus indicated it would cease publication after 107 years.
A trap door in an apartment living room yielded a stash of 83.8 grams of methamphetamine, and a .357 magnum revolver in the 300 block of Moffat Boulevard early Wednesday evening as part of the Operation Safe Holidays probation search effort.
Manteca Police Chief for many years and longtime mayor Willie Weatherford has been tapped to lead the Yule time parade through the streets of Manteca this year as its grand marshal. He'll be joined by State Senator Cathleen Galgiani and San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar.
Hospice of San Joaquin honored the memory of Riponites Rudy and Connie Giannini in its fourth Christmas Tree lighting ceremonies Friday night at the Mistlin Fountain park at 6 p.m.
The rain stopped, the clouds parted and the annual "Taste of Ripon" went on Thursday night without a snag from the center of the downtown business district to the Schemper's Hardware Shopping Center at Wilma Avenue and Main Street.
Thinking of others before themselves, Mantecans Jack and Sharolyn Coldren have created a way to fund their Hope for Life Foundation Ministries to underwrite their established counseling effort out of their home with "Jack's Famous Salsa" being offered to the public for the first time just before the holidays.
A surveillance camera at an East North Street home has made police work easier in the recent theft of a UPS package from a Manteca home's front porch in the 800 block of the east, west roadway.
A young school girl was trying to read through her new glasses with tear-filled eyes after relentless bullying by other children. A new children's series is attempting to cause kids to be more sensitive to each other's needs and reactions to what might be seen as serious misunderstanding of others and undo teasing.
The celebration of the 10th anniversary of the modern Schemper's Hardware building on Wilma Avenue and West Main Street is being coordinated with the "Taste of Ripon" wine stroll that is scheduled to begin at 6 p. m. tonight.
A 27-year-old Manteca man who was believed to have been stalking a 16-year-old Manteca High student after school Tuesday at about 2:44 p.m. was arrested on charges for allegedly annoying or molesting a child under 18, according to Manteca Police spokesman Sgt. Jodie Estarziau.
Manteca police officer George Crowley has earned the respect of fellow officers as well as those law breakers he has taken into custody over the last 31 years in his law enforcement career.
The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office and the Lathrop Police Services have received a $30,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety for a year long program to help prevent traffic related deaths and injuries.
Six recent robberies in Manteca and Ripon were solved this week through collaboration between Los Angeles Sheriff's deputies and Manteca detectives.
A new $7 million surgery center was christened Thursday evening with a ribbon cutting and tours by for Doctors Hospital of Manteca staff for practicing ...
The Ripon Chamber of Commerce's 54th Annual Almond Blossom Fashion Show at the community center paraded the eight candidates for Almond Blossom Queen down ...
Manteca High freshman Amanda Buhay collapsed in her Spanish class on December 9, 2014.
A first book of its kind by author Harry E. Pacheco "Gladys Glasses" is being introduced in Give Every Child a Chance after school tutoring ...
Three men suspected of robbing Mantecans as they walked on residential sidewalks after dark at three separate locations have been arrested by Manteca Police officers.
Medically focused college students are being offered scholarships by the Doctors Hospital of Manteca Auxiliary volunteers to help them shoulder the costs of their education ...
A career day at an elementary school can be fulfilling when you get responses from the students on your presentations.
The use of a fireplace to heat a 5,400-square-foot home on Southland Road, west of North Cottage Avenue, Friday morning caused a $500,000 ...
History came to life Thursday morning for period costumed students in Susan Kirk's classroom as they took a walk through the American Revolution at ...
Eight new Manteca police officers were officially sworn in by City Clerk Joan Tilton on Monday.
Mail thefts in Manteca aren't slowing down.
Editor's note: This is the last of eight Almond Blossom queen candidate profiles.
CNN Money ranks Ripon as one of the 10 safest cities in California.
Manteca is beefing up its fire department with six new recruits this week thanks to a $1.3 million federal SAFER grant that will cover ...
There is once again a satellite office of the San Joaquin County District Attorney open in Manteca serving all of the South County including Tracy ...