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.
Six years ago this week Great Wolf Resorts entered Manteca's political vernacular along with the acronym "FEZ" - shorthand for family entertainment zone.
Manteca Unified has put the City of Manteca on notice: The school district opposes new housing development south of the 120 Bypass.
It was a red letter day Tuesday for Manteca Police detective Aaron Montoya with the arrest of a 25-year-old couple with more than 100 pounds ...
In its heyday Club Leon in the 200 block of West Yosemite Avenue brought a lot of people into downtown Manteca.
The Manteca City Finance Department staff stepped up to provide a family of six along with two senior citizens – a 98-year-old woman and a man ...
Manteca's oldest elementary school campus - Lincoln School - is safer, more secure, and remodeled to educate students of the 21st century.
Ruben Sandoval doesn't have much experience in politics or local government.
San Joaquin is the second fastest growing county in California.
The City of Ripon is looking to expand the ordinance on alcohol consumption in public places and special events, from indoors to outdoors.
A DUI checkpoint Friday night saw one motorist flee and head east from the 300 block of West Louise Avenue with two Manteca Police units ...
A 59-year-old Tracy woman was escorted out to her car Saturday morning during the Manteca Police Department's toy shopping spree at Wal-Mart for allegedly ...
Four students from the Manteca High Women's Studies class came up with the idea to help homeless women.
Lathrop Police Services deputies, Sheriff Steve Moore and other deputies assigned throughout the county met with third grade children and their parents Wednesday morning and ...
STOCKTON – When it came to the California Water Resources Control Board's draft of proposed changes that would impact flows into the San Joaquin River ...
A public education blitz coupled with stepped up enforcement is being proposed to combat illegal fireworks in Manteca.