Nick Obligacion – a 20-year veteran of the Manteca Police Department – has been selected to serve as the city's next police chief.
RIPON – Graelyn Pope stepped up to the lectern, looked around, and took a deep breath.
A Marine who spent 54 months in a hospital undergoing 130 surgeries following a battlefield injury in Iraq is coming to Manteca Saturday complete with a police escort followed by more than 100 members of the Patriot Riders motorcycle group.
LATHROP - A temporary rock barrier on the Old River west of Lathrop could mean improved water supplies for farming and urban uses as well as improved conditions for salmon and steelhead.
It was music to the ears of farmers.
The City of Manteca will end its annual Christmas tree collection and lead collection programs on Friday, Jan. 20. All residents who wish to participate are requested to place leaves and Christmas trees only in loose piles in the street. Leaves should be at least one foot out from the curb gutter. Make sure that leaves do not clog the gutter and block the flow of rainwater. The City's street sweepers will be collecting the leaves on regular street sweeping days, which occur every other week in residential areas. Leaves bagged in plastic will not be picked up.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Symphony is extremely pleased to present a major new symphonic work from Israeli composer Avner Dorman, the Symphony's composer in residence during its 85th Anniversary season, at its fourth Classics concert of the season, Conflict and Resolution.
The survivor of Tuesday's fatal crossing collision was reported Thursday to be Vincent Burkhart, 30, of Manteca.
The attempted abduction of a Stockton teen walking to school Wednesday morning has put Manteca and Ripon police departments and area schools on the alert today.
Even during the depth of four different droughts since the 1970s the outlook never looked this grim for South San Joaquin County.
Manteca could have a new police chief by the end of the month.
Kristin Olsen is the new kid on the block - at least for South San Joaquin County.
Manteca could soon be known for having the nicest homeless shelter in San Joaquin County.
SAN FRANCISCO - The Year of the Dragon is approaching, ruled by the fabulous beast that is the most powerful sign in the Chinese zodiac. And the San Francisco Bay area, with its rich tradition of Chinese culture, has a host of events planned.
MODESTO – Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis, two of country music's most notable female artists, have joined together on the 'Grits and Glamour Tour' that will make a stop in Modesto for a performance at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m.
The Manteca Library hasn't been expanded since 1977
Public libraries with treats such as coffee on the side aren't a modern creation.
Mail theft in and of itself is a felony.
Friends of the Ripon Library are stepping up to save lives by making use of 21st century technology.
LATHROP – The next step in widening Lathrop Road to four lanes is now officially complete.
Will Sam Fant's attorney make an attempt to get the San Joaquin County District Attorney's office removed from his case?
Manteca Police upset the plan of two suspected commercial burglars shortly before 3 a.m. Thursday when an alarm company heard voices inside the Wash ...
A predawn fire in a two-story home in the 1300 block of Daniels Street at about 5 a.m. Thursday sent two people to the ...
The Ripon Chamber Foundation will be putting on Soaring Over Ripon during the upcoming Labor Day weekend.
Mike Kelly - the Manteca Police Department's first community resource officer dedicated to addressing homeless issues - has been in his new position for 30 days.
Two people that police believe were an integral part of the mail theft ring that has been wreaking havoc on neighborhood postal boxes throughout Manteca ...
High school homecoming parades, a tradition that continues today in many smaller communities such as Ripon, haven't graced the streets of Manteca for at ...
Serious crime in Manteca - driven primarily by auto burglaries - is up 19.72 percent during the first six months of this year.
The crime figures are down in the City of Ripon.
The average Manteca Unified student is lagging behind the average California student in math, English, and literacy goals based on a statewide standard test.