View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - NEWS


PICKUP SNAPS POLE, HOUSE BURNS

A domino effect led to a home being destroyed by fire shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday after a pickup truck snapped a power pole in two, sending live wires to the ground on South Airport Way at Wawona Street and triggering a power surge into the home's household wiring across the street triggering the fire.

April 14, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Lathrop students create magical birthday

Avery Lee was a princess for the day.

April 14, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Lathrop Police planning academy

Have kids at home that are interested in a career in law enforcement?

April 14, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


ENABLING MANTECA HOMELESS

Mike Kelly - arguably a man with more working knowledge of Manteca's homeless than virtually all of the city's 75,000 residents that have a roof over their heads - knows how to get many of the homeless off the street: Don't enable them by helping them stay warm with full stomachs.

April 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MANTECA WATER FUN AHEAD?

Manteca is working on a plan to turn back on the Library Park water play feature that has remained dry for the past four years due to the drought.

April 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Gas tax hike could mean $1.5M more for city streets

The extra 12 cents a gallon that California motorists will start paying Nov. 1 could mean an additional $1.5 million a year for Manteca to repair streets.

April 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Firm picked for Colony Oak work

Since the beginning of the year, Ripon Unified and other school districts from throughout the state have been handling the lease-leaseback policy under a newly adopted board policy.

April 13, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Lathrop Police conducting drug drop-off April 29

With prescription drug abuse on the rise across the country, disposing of unneeded or expired medication has become something that police departments are investing resources to promote.

April 13, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


DEADLY DRIVING COMBO

Lathrop High School and the first responders in the community delivered the school's Every 15 Minute presentation with a bang – literally, Wednesday morning – when blue tarps were pulled clear of two vehicles that had crashed head-on, creating a hard to believe scripted mayhem to the teenage passengers.

April 13, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


CLEANING UP UNION ROAD MESS

Manteca has engineered a win-win-win deal for troublesome vacant land on South Union Road that over the years has been a major enclave for illegal homeless camps, a magnet for illegal trash dumping, the source of two fires that threatened nearby homes, and has ongoing contaminated soil issues.

April 12, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ripon teens attend Rotary Leadership camp

Five high school students shared their Rotary Youth Leadership Award camp experiences with Ripon Rotarians.

April 12, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


MUSD issue postpones apartment plan review

It was supposed to be the people of Del Webb who were upset about the idea of adding a three-story apartment complex to the north side of town that dominated the Manteca Planning Commission meeting Tuesday night.

April 12, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


LM Fire first in county to get drug to counter ODs

Last year Lathrop Manteca Firefighters responded to 16 overdose calls and 37 allergic reactions.

April 12, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


DHM PLANS MEDICAL OFFICES

Doctors Hospital of Manteca is looking to grow the medical professional base to serve the community by building 40,000 square feet of office space in a two-story structure.

April 11, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


‘HE MISSES THE KIDS’

As a Manteca High School graduate, Steve Winter had a different perspective than most who came to teach at Manteca High School.

April 11, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


« First  « Prev  2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 982

Articles by Section - NEWS


3 FIRES, SAME PLACE

The Manteca Fire Department plans to institute legal steps that could lead to razing a vacant downtown building that caught on fire for the third ...

June 21, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Longer trucks coming to Lathrop Road?

In the end, there wasn't much for the Lathrop City Council to discuss when it came to whether to award the contract for the ...

June 21, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Traffic stop yields explosive devices

What started out as a routine traffic stop for expired registration ended up requiring the San Joaquin County Metropolitan Bomb Squad.

June 21, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


BONUS BUCKS DELIVER

Bonus bucks - the money paid by developers to assure sewer capacity certainty over multiple years - is being tapped to support Manteca's efforts to address ...

June 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ripon bans defecating, urination in public places

The City of Ripon now has a law in place that prohibits urinating and defecating in public places.

June 20, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


O’s SINK MARLINS

The Spreckels Park Orioles scored in every inning but one Tuesday in the District 67 Minors Tournament of Champions quarterfinal and held the Manteca Marlins ...

June 20, 2017 | Dave Campbell | NEWS


dd’s Discounts store opening on Saturday in Manteca

Manteca's newest retailer - dd's Discounts - is opening Saturday, June 24, in the Stadium Retail Center anchored by Kohl's in space once occupied ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


HEAT WAVE CANCELS MARKET

What is turning into a record heat wave has prompted the Manteca Chamber of Commerce to cancel the weekly farmers market at Library Park that ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


HELP ‘NAIL ‘EM’

Two additional Manteca Police in plainclothes will hit the streets starting Friday, July 1, armed with smart phones allowing them to move around Manteca essentially ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


2,781 homes lose power; Flex Alert in effect

Nearly 2,800 homes were without power - many for as long as six hours - as Manteca was slammed with a heat wave of triple digit ...

June 20, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Adult camper survives being swept away in Stanislaus River at Caswell Park

An adult male camper at Caswell State Memorial Park trying to go after a wayward ball that went in the Stanislaus River got swept down ...

June 20, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Teachers & district reach possible 3-year contract deal

The Manteca Unified School District and the Manteca Educators Association have reached a tentative agreement for a multi-year contract that would prevent the possibility of ...

June 20, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop celebrating incorporation with festivities on July 1

The City of Lathrop and the Lathrop Parks & Recreation Department are staging the city's annual celebration of incorporation on Saturday, July 1, at the ...

June 20, 2017 | | NEWS


WILL THEY SPEND THE MONEY?

Street work - repairs, extensions, corridor studies, and safety improvements - are driving Manteca's capital improvement plan for the fiscal year starting July 1 to the ...

June 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Up next: 5 more schools

The timing of the next wave of Measure G school modernization projects depends on money.

June 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 3 of 18


Please wait ...