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Manteca going for “four” on Louise

It's been seven years since residents in east Manteca convinced city leaders Louise Avenue needs to be widened to four lanes and have sidewalks installed east of Cottage Avenue to improve safety.

May 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Realignment, SJ County style, appears to reduce crime

Prison realignment - given how San Joaquin County is implementing it - may end up reducing crime.

May 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Twin Tunnels: $24B won’t assure adequate water supplies for 25 million people

Let the distortions begin.

May 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


A pawn, a $350,000 study & taking $12M out of people’s pockets

One man's due diligence is costing more than 40,000 households, business, and farmers $12 million a year.

May 30, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Low water pressure ahead

Manteca residents can expect possible low water pressure during peak use periods for two weeks starting Thursday.

May 29, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MAKING A BIG SPLASH

Interested in scuba diving? Curious about what lifeguard training involves? Want to swim laps for exercise? Need to learn how to swim? Or do you just want to splash around and have fun?

May 29, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


A virtually empty garage may be un-American by today’s standards

I'm a prime candidate for the Homeland Security watch list.

May 29, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Consumers would save $12M a year

A request by a county agency for what could amount to a second feasibility study on retail electricity may end up costing consumers in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon $12 million over the next year.

May 28, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Apple isn’t rotten but the American taxing system is

Why does Uncle Sam insist on subsidizing rich people?

May 27, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


HONORING THE FALLEN

By DENNIS WYATT

May 27, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Greetings from the IRS: Infernal Retribution Service

Greetings.

May 26, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


30,000 expected to honor fallen

Woodward Park is a long way from the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan.

May 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Battles in 1980s shape Manteca’s city growth

Editor's note: This is the fifth of a six-part series taking a look back at Manteca's first 95 years as an incorporated city. Voters approved incorporation on May 28, 1918.

May 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Twin Tunnels: Get ready for Owens Valley 2.0

Want to see the future of the Northern San Joaquin Valley?

May 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Supervisors fear Delta water grab

Frank Ruhstaller and Steve Bestolarides are rallying the troops as California's perennial water wars heat up.

May 24, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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‘Toilet’ countries, prejudice, politics & the Dreamers

Lyndon B. Johnson was fortunate that he was in the White House in an era where those meeting with him didn't whip out smartphones ...

January 17, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


4,012 HOUSING UNITS

Get ready for a new Manteca building boom south of the future McKinley Avenue and 120 Bypass interchange.

January 17, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Breakfast Saturday marks start of centennial year

Manteca is marking its 100th year as a city in 2018 with a series of events.

January 17, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘Hungry, please make payment via WeChat app’

Get ready for the future.

January 16, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA’S HOTTEST TICKET

Judging by the demand over the last two years, the hottest tickets to get in February are to the Manteca Youth Advisory Commission's father-daughter ...

January 16, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Serious crime continues to fall in Manteca

Serious crime per 1,000 residents - the yardstick the FBI uses to provide apple to apple crime comparison on an annual basis - was down in ...

January 16, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


PG&E will do all in its power not to return’ windfall’

PG&E is getting what could be a $195.5 million windfall this year.

January 15, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Alleys before council again

Three aging and deteriorating downtown parking lots - along with three alley segments riddled with cracks and potholes - may at least finally have plans drawn up ...

January 15, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


50 YEARS & STILL SELLING

Editor's note: An occasional series on the people who have helped build Manteca as the city gets ready to celebrate the 100th anniversary of ...

January 15, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


More offices for Manteca; plan for Starbucks in Yosemite NP

Manteca may be getting more office space.

January 15, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Steve DeBrum versus Ben Cantu: The 2.0 version

Ben Cantu - after debating whether to make his fifth run for elective city office in Manteca a race for the council or for mayor - has ...

January 13, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


GOING AFTER BLIGHT

The days of neglected vacant structures being commandeered as flop houses for the homeless and drug users while posing a serious fire safety threat to ...

January 13, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Cantu seeks election as city’s mayor

Ben Cantu is running for mayor in the Manteca municipal election on Nov. 6.

January 13, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


WHERE’S THE SUNSHINE?

By DENNIS WYATT

January 12, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


The myth legal pot will rain $$ on government

If you really believe legalizing marijuana will reduce black market sales substantially the obvious question is "what have you been smoking?"

January 12, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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