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Ripon High graduates 190 seniors

All five Ripon Unified School District trustees handed out diplomas Friday in the refurbished Stouffer Stadium.

May 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Colony Oaks advances 61 8th graders to Ripon High

Colony Oak Elementary School promoted 61 eighth graders Wednesday evening with most of them going on to join the freshman class at Ripon High.

May 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon’s Harvest High graduates 17 seniors

Seventeen seniors graduated Wednesday at noon from Ripon's Harvest High continuation school located on the edge of the Ripon Unified campus on West Main Street amid a number of awards and scholarships.

May 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


UP trestle burns; $1M loss

A fire destroyed a 200-yard long Union Pacific Railroad trestle sending black smoke billowing into the sky Tuesday morning north of River Islands at Lathrop.

May 25, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon bank robber gets 25 to life

A career criminal and bank robber who traumatized Ripon tellers in October of 2009 was sentenced Friday in Merced Superior Court to a term of 25 years to life in prison on a Three Strike conviction following a Livingston robbery.

May 21, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Marissa’s Closet helped dreams come true for teen-age girls

Marissa McLeod lives on in the prom memories of thousands of girls who were able to enjoy the dance of their teen years thanks to her mother and others making her act of kindness a legacy when they opened Marissa's Closet six years ago.

May 19, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


’When God says no 33 times’

Michele Franklin is a relatively young woman, a quadriplegic who uses her eyes to control her computer and communicate, saying she has learned so much about transitioning into her new phase in life during her six year progression with the debilitating ALS motor neuron disease.

May 14, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


HEALTHY THANK-YOU

Doctors Hospital hosted a noontime barbecue for its staffers marking National Hospital Week welcoming doctors, nurses, nurses' aides, support staff, administrators and even police and fire personnel.

May 13, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Doctors Hospital honoring nurses

Doctors Hospital of Manteca is celebrating Nurses Week now through May 12 - the day that marks the anniversary of the birth of the famous 19th century nurse Florence Nightingale.

May 07, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


TOUGH FIGHT

Editor's note: This is the first in a series on Lou Gehrig's Disease - also known as ALS - detailing its effects on its victims and their families in the Greater Manteca Area with May being ALS month.)

May 06, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


‘Spud’ MacDonald was an inspiration

For nearly 50 years this tiny "lady" worked behind the scenes in Ripon until she quietly passed away last week at 91.

May 04, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


MHS fence falls toward residences

Firefighters responded Saturday morning to a partially collapsed 40-foot high chain link fence covered with ivy meant to protect mobile homes adjacent to the Manteca High baseball diamond.

May 02, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Colony Oak dealt with picketing

Colony Oak School classes often took place at Stouffer Park 25 years ago when teachers would take their students away from the ongoing construction and the dangers of cranes lifting pipes and the building around the new campus. Two school buses would ferry the students down Murphy Road over a mile to the park with its stands of oak trees and its riparian woodlands along the Stanislaus River where they would spend most of their school days.

April 28, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Colony Oak opening time capsule Thursday

Robert Prewitt - the first principal at Colony Oak School - said it was a quieter time in Ripon when the new school's students and staff buried a time capsule on the campus in June of 1991 with the idea to open it 25 years later.

April 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon nabs suspects with help of fire chief

Ripon Fire Chief Dennis Bitters was credited by police Lt. Steve Merchant for being the key in the arrest of three burglary suspects after they were seen entering a back yard and having burglary tools in their vehicle.

April 25, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


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Ripon High grad averted a disaster

A Navy aviator - Clarence "Van" Vandenberg - made a name for himself as a heroic fighter pilot in 1954 and throughout the halls of Stanford University ...

July 09, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Motorcycle crash, police pursuits mar 4th weekend

Manteca's Fourth of July weekend was marred with a motorcycle crash resulting in a critical injury, police pursuits and an endless stream of illegal ...

July 06, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Death leads to fitness studio’s closure

The Dirty Fitness - a downtown fitness studio - was forced to close Wednesday due to maggots crawling on its ceiling that led to the discovery of ...

June 30, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Two pit bulls attack woman in her home

Two fighting female pit bulls attacked a woman in her early 30s as she was attempting to separate them in her home shortly before noon ...

June 28, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


New police chief plans coffee series

Lathrop's new police chief Captain James Hood is conducting coffees to hear citizens' concerns at the Starbucks on Harlan Road.

June 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Teens gradate from junior police academy

A cadre of Manteca teens graduated from a week-long junior police academy in Ceres that taught the cadets everything from basic first-aid to the proper ...

June 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Stabbing victim is critical

A 33-year-old stabbing victim was holding on to his life Sunday in a regional trauma center after being stabbed multiple times in the parking lot ...

June 27, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


They were the fabric & soul of Manteca

There have been countless folks in Manteca who have touched my life and those of others in Manteca who are no longer with us.

June 23, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Charges in sexual abuse of 6-year-old

A 44-year-old Manteca man was jailed Tuesday night on charges of molesting a 6-year-old girl in a day care center in the 100 block of ...

June 23, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Man shot in chest on Locust

A 23-year-old man survived being shot in the chest Sunday night on Locust Avenue.

June 21, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Bike theft suspect opens fire

A Manteca father trying to find his daughter's stolen bicycle challenged a man riding it within a block of his home Friday night and ...

June 20, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Carl’s Junior robbed at gunpoint

Carl's Junior fast food restaurant on Hulsey Way was robbed at gunpoint shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday when a lone gunman entered through ...

June 17, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon Police runners will carry torch

Ripon Police will be carrying the torch for the Northern California Special Olympics Saturday as part of a 19.5 mile run from downtown Ripon ...

June 16, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


GIRL, 2, SHOT IN DRIVE-BY

A two-year-old Manteca girl was grazed by one of five bullets fired into her home and penetrating interior walls at 2:51 a.m. Tuesday ...

June 15, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Suspect in $6,000 theft nabbed while bicycling

A burglar who netted $6,000 in cash from a Manteca tire shop was caught on a security video and arrested days later when Detective ...

June 13, 2016 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


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