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Destination guru: Highway 99 reeks of ‘why stop here’

Roger Brooks stopped by Manteca three years ago.

September 18, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Uncle Sam picks up half of gap tab

A cooperative "money swap" between Manteca, Tracy, and Stockton is now saving Manteca upwards of $1,550,000 toward the construction cost of the Atherton Drive gap closure project.

September 17, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Hernandez favors citywide approach to crime fight

Editor's note: This is a part of a series of stories on how mayor and council hopefuls would address various municipal issues

September 17, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Pumpkin Fair discount carnival tickets on sale

More than $500,000 has been pumped into community non-profits thanks to the Sunrise Kiwanis Manteca Pumpkin Fair that returns the weekend of Oct. 2-3 to downtown Manteca.

September 17, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Just who is protecting us from PG&E?

Who do you trust - PG&E or the government?

September 17, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SSJID: 15% rate cut do-able

South San Joaquin Irrigation District contends it can still deliver retail power for 15 percent less than PG&E even with a much higher price to acquire the San Francisco-based firm's distribution system in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.

September 16, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


An apology to Muslims for celebration that never happened

This is an apology.

September 16, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Illegal immigrant prompts party switch

Georgianna Reichelt is anything but a shrinking violet.

September 15, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Aquila & associates practicing pure grassroots politics

You can disagree with Frank Aquila's politics but you can't dispute one fact – the South San Joaquin County Republicans that he founded is a true grassroots organization.

September 15, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Blight fight may include Del Webb

Blight in Manteca comes in many forms based on a proposed expansion of the redevelopment agency.

September 14, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Are bigger lots for new homes making comeback?

Bigger is better when it comes to single family residential lots.

September 14, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Taxes: Our love- hate affair just isn’t the same

Patrick Johnston is a man who doesn't easily give into anger.

September 14, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Pumpkin carving contest part of fair

Those who can do creative things with pumpkins - whether it is carving scary or silly faces or else creating anything edible with the orange fruit - have an opportunity to showcase their skills during the upcoming Manteca Pumpkin Fair.

September 13, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The debate on moving City Hall back downtown

The debate about whether city hall should be moved lock, stock, and barrel to downtown is a bit silly.

September 13, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Vans 1st to open at outlets

Trendy shoe retailer Vans is the first tenant opening in the Premium Lifestyle Outlets at Manteca.

September 12, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | BUSINESS


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Farmers bear brunt of ‘Great Drought’

It wasn't the Great Stock Market Crash of 1929 that was the defining economic development for Manteca in the 1920s.

July 06, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


HOW LOW CAN IT GO?

Storage at New Melones Reservoir has dropped below 400,000 acre feet for the first time since 1991.

July 06, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The truth about America can be found in Manteca

Editor's note: Dennis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first ran on July 4, 2007.

July 04, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca cuts water use by 37% in June

Manteca residents are taking the severe drought - that has sent reservoirs throughout California to record low levels and dropped underground water tables - seriously.

July 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1910s: Water brought prosperity to Manteca

Editor's note: The following is part of a series recapping Manteca's history.

July 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Creamery was sweet attraction

The Creamery was "the place" to stop in Manteca for generations of Bay Area travelers going to and from the Sierra on weekends.

July 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


Will Manteca burn?

Dry grass. Drought stressed landscaping. Shake roofs. Winds expected to be between 10 and 12 mph.

July 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Celebrations set for Ripon & Manteca

A parade, watermelon eating contest, World War II mural dedication, a pancake breakfast, pow wow, and aerial fireworks will mark the Fourth of July in Manteca and Ripon.

July 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Why pay 1,875 times more than you have to?

I do something that is putting me down the same path as the dodo bird. I drink tap water.

July 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Keeping Manteca SHARP

You probably don't notice very many garage sale signs - if any -from the previous weekend tacked up on light poles and such in Manteca.

July 02, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Schools aim for 20% cut in water use

Recycled wastewater could one day irrigate expansive playing fields and other landscaping at Manteca Unified campuses.

July 02, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca starts as wide spot on road

Editor's note: The following is part of a series recapping Manteca history.

July 01, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ten faces and our freedoms

Do yourself a favor.

July 01, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


HUNT STARTS

Brian Hunt loves to play tag because he doesn't think Christians should hide their faith.

July 01, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1800s: Cowell walked across Sierra in 1863

Editor's note: The following is the first in a series recapping Manteca history.

July 01, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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