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They’re back! Earth movers rev up

The approach of spring is bringing with it a sound not heard for seven years - large earth moving equipment prepping land for new Manteca neighborhoods.

February 15, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ground work starting in bid to lure 600 jobs

Expect to see a flurry of construction activity within 30 days to mark the start of a $175 million investment that may ultimately yield upwards of 600 permanent jobs in Manteca.

February 15, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘Gifted’ loan down payments come back to haunt FHA

Uncle Sam's failure to practice tough love is creating more foreclosures.

February 15, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


Remember Owens Valley: Fake Delta concern over smelt

Amazing, isn't it?

February 14, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


‘Less’ light irks some Mantecans

Switching Manteca's street lights to induction bulbs to save at least $150,000 annually in energy costs seems like a bright idea.

February 14, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca may ask downtown stores to pay for parking

The days of "free" parking in downtown Manteca may be numbered.

February 14, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


So how does mandatory gun insurance reduce gun violence?

Mandatory gun liability insurance for gun owners sounds reasonable, doesn't it?

February 13, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Next big retail: Lathrop at 99?

Manteca will have a rare commodity when the end of 2014 rolls around - a freeway interchange with a major roadway in an urban San Joaquin County setting that isn't hemmed in by development.

February 13, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca adding adult flag football, open gym basketball

Manteca Parks & Recreation is launching the city's first ever adult flag football league this April at Northgate Park.

February 13, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Hey, dude! That’s not my cup of tea

"Dude! It's cold! Shorts?"

February 12, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


No dry levee, no development

Manteca leaders will need to decide whether they want to pursue dry levees or essentially declare areas south of Peach Avenue and west of Union Road off limits for future urban expansion.

February 12, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Electric vehicle charging station coming downtown

By the time June rolls around you'll be able to do something in downtown Manteca you can't do in very many San Joaquin Valley cities - plug in your electric car at a public charging station.

February 12, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca benefits from Amazon locating in Tracy

Tracy landed an Amazon fulfillment center and an accompanying 1,000 jobs.

February 11, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


High-profile senior housing plan

The most opulent home ever built in Manteca - the 30,000-square-foot Michael Hat mansion - could become the cornerstone of an age-restricted community.

February 11, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Chief makes pitch for 9 additional Manteca officers

Manteca Police Chief Nick Obligacion has given the City Council his wish list - nine more police officer positions, two dispatchers and two community service officers.

February 11, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Andy Taylor results better than Robo Cop

Perhaps the most effective initiative undertaken by the city in the past decade to improve Manteca was the council decision 18 months ago to hire ...

December 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Weather Service: Conditions ripe for wildfires today

The start of winter is five days away but the National Weather Service is warning conditions will exist from 10 a.m. today to 10 ...

December 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca seeks to chip away at $112.2M pension liability

Manteca may make additional one-time payments on an annual basis to accelerate the paying down of city employee pension liabilities to reduce the principal and ...

December 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


HOLIDAYS ON THE FARM

Considering a day trip to the snow to get some snow tubing play time?

December 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


Climate change & the myth it is increasing number, intensity of wildfires

Christmas is 10 days away and California is burning.

December 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca Unified collects $5M in development fees

Development fees assessed on growth for school facilities paid for new classroom furniture at Lathrop High, Sierra High, Brock Elliott School, and Mossdale School during ...

December 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MOROWIT SEEKS RE-ELECTION

Mike Morowit is seeking another four years on the City Council to continue efforts to position Manteca to aggressively go after Bay Area business - tourism ...

December 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


More green to play golf?

While Stockton is considering converting one of its two municipal golf courses into a sports complex and selling the other to a developer to allow ...

December 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


38th HOLIDAY AFFAIR

Thirty-eight eight years ago the Manteca Soroptimists had a dilemma.

December 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Thirteen months & no movement on city crosswalk

Imagine, if you will, if the traffic signals at Union Road and Center Street did not function for 13 months.

December 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


GRANDPA & HIS ORCHARD

So just what is grandpa growing in his orchard?

December 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Morowit starts run for 2nd term with event Thursday

Mike Morowit is kicking of his re-election campaign for the Manteca City Council on Thursday, Dec. 14, with a gathering from 6 to 7:30 ...

December 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Burglaries drop 12.21 percent in Manteca

Manteca crime through the first 10 months of 2017 - except for four categories - is down significantly from the same period last year.

December 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Moorhead: Manteca is not just surviving

The last 10 years have been good for Manteca from where Debby Moorhead sits.

December 12, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


GO NORTH MANTECA, GO NORTH

With a month to go 2017 is going down as the biggest year in Manteca's history for new construction.

December 12, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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