RIPON - Park View Elementary School's Jeff Hardenbrook has a passion for his day-to-day work as a custodian.
The Street Crimes Unit of the Manteca Police Department confiscated 113 marijuana plants Friday morning valued at $373,000 in addition to methamphetamine, a SKS 7.62 carbine with 300 rounds of ammunition, and over $1,600 in cash.
Manteca Police officers were instrumental in locating a Stockton armed robbery suspect Wednesday morning initiating a high speed pursuit that ended in the arrest of transient Alex Lomas, 43.
RIPON - Ripon Police Chief Ed Ormonde got his man at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon minutes after arriving on the scene of a residential manhunt.
Elmer Harper was a man among men who lived his life to make a difference. His passion in life was being an effective lifesaving emergency responder.
RIPON - Life vests were credited with saving the lives of three Mantecans who had set out on the Stanislaus River at about 3:30 Friday afternoon.
A high speed pursuit of two murder suspects that began 90 minutes earlier in San Mateo County ended shortly after 9 p.m. Wednesday when a spike strip was deployed on Interstate 5 near the San Joaquin River crossing.
A young entrepreneur presented Manteca Animal Control Officer Peggy Miller with funds to help with the needs at the animal shelter.
Four youths were rescued from the cold and swift waters of the Stanislaus River at Caswell State Park Tuesday evening by the Ripon Fire Department boat crew.
As I was checking on the little dog at Manteca's animal shelter Wednesday that was dropped out of a pickup truck window the day before, I discovered a volunteer winged mascot that had joined the devoted family of workers.
A man is in trouble with the law after throwing his mixed breed Chihuahua-terrier out of his pickup truck window as he drove down a street because he no longer wanted the dog.
RIPON - Ripon High School special education supervisor Keith Rangel has been named permanently to the post of vice principal of his alma mater.
The Valley Cancer Center and Doctors Hospital of Manteca Imaging Center complex is on target to open between the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.
The Soria family that lost just about everything in a June 13 fire is the focus of an "all you can eat" benefit shrimp dinner set for Friday, Aug. 5, at the Manteca Senior Center.
Crime scene investigations were paramount for 28 students attending the latest Junior Manteca Police Academy that ended last Friday at the Boys and Girls Club.
Manteca Police upset the plan of two suspected commercial burglars shortly before 3 a.m. Thursday when an alarm company heard voices inside the Wash ...
A predawn fire in a two-story home in the 1300 block of Daniels Street at about 5 a.m. Thursday sent two people to the ...
A body was discovered in a plastic tote box in the 2800 block of French Camp Road - midway between Union Road and the Park View ...
Ripon Police officers made a traffic stop on a suspicious vehicle Sunday evening after its occupants were seen loitering about a closed business in the ...
A 37-year-old Modesto man drew the attention of Ripon residents who spotted him allegedly smoking pot in front of two elementary schools near downtown on ...
Eleven firefighters from Lathrop and Manteca are helping battle the San Luis Obispo Chimney Fire and the San Bernardino blaze in the Southland.
Robbers armed with shotguns took over the Quick Stop convenience store at Main and Alameda streets late Tuesday night.
Manteca Police's SWAT team and the Street Crimes Unit converged on an Escalon location Tuesday with a search warrant that resulted in locating an ...
Another cluster mail box was found emptied of more than half of its contents Monday morning near the corner of Atherton Drive and Bishop Avenue.
Doctors Hospital's front door at 1205 East North Street will serve as the temporary entrance to the emergency room for roughly two months by ...
The Doctors Hospital Auxiliary has again distributed more than $20,000 in college scholarships to area students who are at least beginning their third year ...
Six women now in their second century were lauded during a celebration at Bethany Homes.
Sixteen Ripon youth from kindergarten through fifth grade spent the last two weeks of their summer vacation being immersed in Spanish.
Power Play Skating Arena is making moves to pick up its game.
National Night Out was a success in Manteca as officers and citizens got a chance to better understood each other's viewpoints.