Union Pacific Chief Executive Officer Jim Young is riding the rails to town Wednesday to brief community leaders on the proposal to roughly quadruple the railroad's truck-to-train intermodal freight operation that hugs the city limit line of Lathrop and Manteca.
Just days before city management told 16 municipal workers – including six firefighters – that they would not have a job as of July 1 due to revenue shortfalls, a split Manteca City Council voted to spend $89,000 to renew a contract with a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm.
Two small power plants at Woodard Reservoir 15 miles northeast of Manteca may soon generate average of $247,000 more for the South San Joaquin Irrigation District.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District General Manager Jeff Shields has been selected to serve on the state's foremost consumer advocacy board when it comes to protecting the interests of electrical and natural gas customers in California.
Terra Ranch – a southwest Manteca project featuring 212 single family homes and a 200-unit apartment complex – is before the Manteca Planning Commission Tuesday night.
JACKSON - Search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane flown by Manteca Waterslides founder Robert "Budge" Brown" that disappeared on a flight from Nevada to Tracy.
Some 300 Manteca residents found jobs in April triggering the biggest drop in the city's unemployment rate in over four years.
Sixteen Manteca municipal workers – including six firefighters – are losing their jobs July 1.
Robert "Budge" Brown - the farmer who started Manteca Waterslides in 1973 - is missing somewhere in the Sierra after his airplane apparently went down.
A fire sale – a garage sale from the heart – is in the planning for Saturday by neighbors of a Manteca family burned out of their home on Wednesday in the 700 block of Canterbury Way.
The loss of six firefighters means Manteca will mothball one engine company starting July 1.
Manteca needs a uniform city policy when it comes to landscape maintenance districts.
A serious assault with garden hoses on an explosive garage fire by a home owner and his neighbor in a bid to save a residence in the 700 block of Canterbury Way failed despite the courage the two men demonstrated just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday.
LATHROP – Are Lathrop Police culturally insensitive?
RIPON - A state-of-the art pressured agricultural irrigation system serving farmland west of Ripon and south of Manteca that is expected to cost almost $13 million is receiving a $1 million federal grant.
When it was all said and done, more than a million people were dead and a million more left to pursue a better life in ...
Eight years ago when Ken Johnson stepped into his role as the president of the Manteca Educators Association, he didn't have much time before ...
Classes were back in session Tuesday at the California Connections Academy @ Ripon.
The Manteca Sunrise Kiwanis Pumpkin Fair takes a huge effort not only during the fair, also before and after with set-up and clean-up.
In recent years, Stella Brockman Elementary School and the Manteca Chili's Bar & Grill worked in partnership with a one-day carnival benefiting the St. Jude ...
The "coach" delivered.
Sr. Ann Venita Britto recently opened the design of the St. Anthony of Padua annual Harvest Festival up to the young people.
Manteca city officials are working with the Veterans Administration to locate a Vet Center in Manteca.
Learning in Manteca Unified is more than just words and math.
Several years ago, Manteca High set out to change the culture of the school.
The only technical higher learning institute in South San Joaquin County closed its doors on Tuesday morning as part of a sweeping announcement that shuttered ...
When Mike Zugnoni welcomed students to East Union for the first time in 1966, there wasn't much around the "country" campus.
Manteca Councilman Mike Morowit is impressed with the early success Manteca Police Department is having by dedicating community resource officers to address homeless issues in ...
STINSON BEACH - The sleek, flapping salmon that fishermen hauled aboard the rolling Salty Lady charter boat near the Golden Gate Bridge were the survivors of ...
A Blue Mass in remembrance of the 15th anniversary of Sept. 11 and in honor of all first responders will be held Friday, Sept. 9 ...