DIXON - Ripon caught fire in the third quarter Tuesday, outscoring Woodland 28-3 in the period on the way to a lopsided 76-44 Indians win in opening-round action of the Dixon Ram Jam Tournament at Dixon High.
OAKLAND (AP) - Kevin Durant is calling on the NBA to toss out the Last Two Minute Report because he, like the league's officials, believes it could only lead to more errors because referees might become tentative while trying to be perfect.
CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James was jolted forward when the massive crowd swelled from the sidewalks and into Cleveland's streets, surrounding the convertible that he and his family were riding in. This wasn't supposed to happen.
MIAMI (AP) - Russell Westbrook got his 15th triple-double of the season by the midpoint of the third quarter, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Miami Heat 106-94 on Tuesday night to extend their winning streak to four games.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Rex Ryan's inability to back up his boasts of building a bully - particularly on defense - in Buffalo led to the Bills firing their high-profile coach one game short of completing his second full season.
Mary Eleanor Bettencourt, 90, a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2016 in Ripon, CA. She was born in Stockton to John and Mary Ribeiro. Her parents were immigrants from the Azores and moved to their Ripon ranch in the 1930's.