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.
NEW YORK (AP) - Will Smith will host Nickelodeon's 25th-annual Kids' Choice Awards.
Serious crime per 1,000 - the yardstick the FBI uses to provide apple to apple crime comparisons on an annual basis - was down ever so ...
The hopes for fireworks in Ripon this year have all but fizzled out.
Manteca is preparing to address truck issues throughout Manteca.
The San Joaquin River is expected to flow over levees 12 miles south of Manteca sometime Thursday near Vernalis at the confluence of the Stanislaus ...
Lathrop Manteca firefighters rescued a 53 year-old Manteca man Monday afternoon who ended up floating two miles downstream on the swollen San Joaquin River while ...
On Sunday evening, about 190,000 residents in the danger areas of the potential Oroville Dam spillway failure were ordered to evaluate.
The annual Spring Clean Up in Ripon may be more bad than good.
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Lisa Van Groningen spends years crafting quilts by hand appliqueing individual panels and then combining them into a beautiful work of art.
Striplin Pharmacy was burglarized in the predawn hours Thursday of thousands of dollars in prescription medications by two men who broke into the main building ...
Exeter Properties is proposing Manteca's largest high cube distribution center yet - an 848,400-square-foot structure accessed from Louise Avenue at an existing intersection controlled ...
The status of a Fourth of July celebration in Ripon appears iffy.
Sarah Shipherd, 16, and her brother Kenton, 22, have grown to be very close saying they have similar personalities and often think the same thing ...
It was an overflow crowd Thursday evening for the annual Almond Blossom Festival Fashion Show featuring the eight high school juniors who are vying for ...
It could be a record construction year for Manteca.