Frank Teixeira was doing what he always does at 6 a.m. on Wednesday – cutting meat and making sure that everything is ready for a day of serving customers at Fagundes Meats and Catering – when local business owner James Rogers walked into his shop.
Turlock Irrigation District wants to continue releasing more water out of the Don Pedro Reservoir sending it down the Tuolumne River and into the San Joaquin River past the fragile levees protecting rural south Manteca and the Lathrop levees that are now experiencing seepage.
A Manteca man who witnesses said charged police officers with a knife in the northbound lanes of Highway 99 on Feb. 10 died from his injuries Thursday in the San Joaquin General Hospital, according to a California Highway Patrol spokesman.
SANTA ANA (AP) - The federal government is ending a contract to house immigration detainees in a Southern California city that recently declared itself a sanctuary for immigrants, officials said Friday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca went on trial on federal corruption charges Friday stripped of a ceremonial badge and unable to present a defense that might have won him sympathy if jurors knew he was in the early stage of Alzheimer's disease.
Andrew Brunn threw five innings of one-hit ball for Manteca, and freshman Ryan Ward allowed no hits and struck out five in two innings of relief, as the defending Sac-Joaquin Section Division III champion started the 2017 campaign with a 2-0 win over visiting Atwater on Friday.
Sierra left it in the hands, or feet, of two senior captains to keep its Sac-Joaquin Section Division III title hopes alive in a well-contested quarterfinal against battle-hardened Christian Brothers of Sacramento on Friday.
February 25, 2017|
|High School Sports
STOCKTON – Sierra's Branden Rullan is going to the California State Wrestling Championships, and East Union's Jaysen Reindel is two wins away as the Sac Joaquin Masters Championships conclude today at Stockton Arena.