Mayor Willie Weatherford intends to step up and take another hit in his monthly compensation to match whatever employee groups end up taking in order to balance the municipal budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
LATHROP - A 4-year-old boy and a 25-year-old adult are both believed to be drowning victims of the San Joaquin River Saturday afternoon at Dos Reis Park.
LATHROP – Lathrop Vice Mayor Christopher Mateo isn't thrilled with the concept of traffic flying down Lathrop Road at 50 miles per hour.
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.
The plan to replace the turf at Weston Ranch High School with an artificial surface and a state-of-the-art track has been abandoned.
September water use in Manteca shot up 10 percent over 2015.
The City of Ripon currently prohibits the consumption of alcohol within any public place, including streets, sidewalks, parking lots and parks.
Manteca is continuing to work with the Veterans Administration in the hopes of landing a Vet Service Center.
California Highway Patrol investigators have determined the series of events they believe occurred in Monday evening's horrific pileup on the 120 Bypass just east ...
The Manteca Unified Board of Education will prepay as much as of the outstanding Weston Ranch bond debt that they're able to in order ...
Sonny Dhaliwal has built up quite the campaign war chest according to his campaign filing statements that were submitted to the Lathrop City Clerk last ...
Less than 20 hours after a seven-vehicle collision killed one person, seriously injured two and sent six others to the hospital with minor injuries just ...
Porter Wilder is on a mission.
Almonds - grown primarily around Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon - remained as San Joaquin County's top agricultural crop in 2015 for the second year in a ...
The 120 Bypass claimed another life Monday at the height of the afternoon commute.
Cindy Smith wants to paint the town green.
A Sierra High teacher is on paid leave pending a Manteca Unified investigation triggered in part by a podcast talk show he conducted in 2011 ...
Ever since Dale Fritchen raised the issue that Weston Ranch residents have been paying far more in Mello-Roos property taxes than they've been getting ...
For the past 10 years, TPR Baseball has been operating tournaments in Ripon.