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.
Theft of mail in Manteca's "community mail boxes" or cluster boxes mounted on residential sidewalks is picking up.
A lone robber wearing a gray stocking cap with an orange stripe pulled down over his ears, wearing dark glasses, entered the Bank of Stockton ...
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Ripon Christian Schools are in the midst of their “Spiritual Emphasis Week” with separate agendas for the elementary, middle and high school students who are ...
A Manteca Police canine was kicked in the head Saturday night by a suspect who was being ordered out of bushes where he was hiding.
Five gunshots were fired into an occupied home from a dark colored sedan in the 400 block of East Woodward Avenue at about 7:45 ...
There is a new Sushi restaurant in town.
Two restaurants in Ripon are the "people's choice" for breakfast opening before dawn every morning of the week – Frank's Place and My Garden ...
Two people owe their lives to Manteca Police officer Mike Keener.
Modesto Christian School students will see their "Plant Growth Chamber" launched into space atop a NASA rocket headed for the International Space Station in March.
Michelle Pappas wants to work as a psychologist helping young adults.
Robbers roaming Manteca attacked four walkers throughout the city over the course of two days stealing money and cell phones.
Megan Harlan is aiming for a career teaching agriculture.
Eight queen hopefuls presented speeches Thursday night honoring the South San Joaquin Irrigation District whose general managers – past and present – will serve as grand marshals ...
West Point is the number one option for Ripon Almond Blossom Queen candidate Mireya Garcia, 16, once she graduates from Ripon High School.