RIPON - An 18-year-old Ripon man was taken down by a police taser after he reportedly moved toward officers with a steak knife Wednesday night in the 200 block of South Walnut Avenue.
A Manteca municipal street worker was clipped by a truck mirror while directing traffic at a paving project on the east Highway 99 Frontage Road Wednesday afternoon as he attempted to stop a motorist driving on the wrong side of the roadway.
Two Stockton men were caught in the act robbing a 7-Eleven clerk at gunpoint shortly before 4 a.m. Wednesday.
A Ripon Police Department veteran of 13 years, Lt. Ed Ormonde, 37, was elevated to the chief's position at the opening of the city's regular City Council session Tuesday night.
A retired Manteca couple returning home from church surprised a burglar rummaging through their valuables shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday morning in the 100 block of Mylnar Avenue, north of East Yosemite Avenue.
Manteca's image and the safety of its residents are at the heart of a proactive campaign being launched this month by municipal code enforcement officers.
Sending boys to summer camp is the No. 1 goal behind an annual community fundraising campaign by the Friends of Scouting, according to its chairman, John Coburn, senior vice president of Oak Valley Community Bank.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca is only one of 10 medical facilities in the nation to earn a "Quality Breast Center of Excellence".
Conquering breast cancer has a lot to do with the "4 Fs," Daffodil Days fundraising kick-off luncheon speaker Kristy Zane told a room full of campaign volunteers Wednesday at Doctors Hospital of Manteca.
The theft of metal siding from a stack of building materials Wednesday afternoon led to the arrest of two men as they drove northward on Cottage Avenue with a load stashed in the rear of their pickup with a camper shell.
It's been all about "thug control" in the taking back of a residential area near Crestwood Avenue and Cottonwood Drive just south of Lathrop Road over the last three years.
John Coburn – a longtime Manteca banker – will serve as the first manager of the new Manteca branch of the Oak Valley Community Bank set to open in May.
A clarion call went out to members of the Del Webb at Woodbridge residential community asking for volunteers to support as many as six public service groups in Manteca.
Be careful what you ask for in this cold and flu season – you might get a surprise like I did recently after looking just about everywhere for the cough drops I have used for years – the tried and true small boxes of Vicks.
A Saturday morning breakfast at Johnny's Restaurant will give Manteca residents a chance to question Police Chief Dave Bricker about community policing.
The coveted, nearly four feet high, Audie Murphy Trophy went to JROTC cadet Captain T.J. Hobbs at the annual Ripon High JROTC awards ceremony and banquet for the Indian Battalion.
Lives are changed dramatically in every fatal drinking and driving crash.
The death of a friend and major injuries suffered by others as they walked along East Highway 120 from a bonfire last year were fresh on the minds of many students as they watched this year's Every 15 Minutes at the Manteca High stadium
Mint Cannabis infused breath mints sold for $10.
Four scholarships were handed out Tuesday morning by the Central Valley Realtors Association to four seniors – two from Manteca High and two from Ripon High – instead of just one.
A dynamic "Hooah!" literally rocked the walls of the Ripon Community Center by gathered battalion troops – past and present – of the Ripon High JROTC, leaving little doubt how they felt about their retiring Lt.Col. Patrick Dunn.
Two men led Manteca Police on a high speed pursuit out of the Burlington Coat Factory about 9 p.m. Saturday with clothing they had allegedly taken from the department store on South Main Street.
Vigilant neighbors spotted a man and a woman cutting up copper wire and tubing in the 900 block of Yolo shortly after 10 a.m. Thursday and called 911.
The alleged theft of $100,000 in electricity used in separate homes in Lathrop and Tracy for growing marijuana led to an arrest by the San Joaquin County narcotics task force agents and sheriff's deputies.
A Manteca Police officer was rear ended in his patrol car on the Highway 120 Bypass east of Union Road Wednesday at 10:30 p.m.
Heavy black smoke seen for miles from burning outbuildings in Lathrop north of Louise Avenue and just east of McKinley Avenue at the end of Park Avenue drew sightseers from several communities as two outbuildings literally burned to the ground Wednesday afternoon.
A driver whose car veered off the roadway last April striking four teens – killing one 14-year-old – as they walked home along the shoulder of East Highway 120 returning from an orchard bonfire won't receive jail time.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca made a monetary gift to the Veterans of Foreign Wars post for the new 3,600-square-foot Manteca Veterans Center now under construction in the 500 block of Moffat Boulevard.
Amanda Buhay could have died in mid-December in a Manteca High classroom.
A split second – a misdirected moment in time – can so easily be fatal and a life-long torment for countless people.