It took Ripon Police just 38 minutes to identify and arrest a suspect in a drive-by shooting that disrupted an otherwise quiet evening.
Elected leaders will give it another go at amending the part of the ordinance that relates to any increase in the cost of their health benefits.
Patti Kennedy lost her voice at about the time she started as the Artist in School at Park View Elementary School.
Dean Uecker sat among many of California's new mayors last month and gave himself to the promise and potential filling the room.
In a bright blue shirt, shorts and black-framed sunglasses, Connor Norton looked more surfer boy than knight in shining armor.
From all indications, Diamond Pet Foods wants nothing more but to be a good neighbor. Since expanding its West Coast operation about two years ago, the facility in the former 157-acre Neenah Paper Inc. mill has been just that. But the Ripon City Council members recently heard complaints from several residents regarding odors coming from the plant. For their part, they've established a group – not a committee – to provide information and updates to ...
What's the role of the citizens' oversight committee? At the bond oversight committee meeting on Monday, the group for the voter-approved Measure G projects will have a chance to review just that under Proposition 39. The 6 p.m. session will take place in the Ripon High library, 301 N. Acacia Ave. It is the next step toward starting construction for permanent classrooms at Weston and Colony Oak elementary schools. Don Gatti and Lori Adams were ...
Literacy in the world is a main concern of the international Rotary Club. It was in the forefront Wednesday when Ripon Rotarians gathered in teams to personally hand out new dictionaries to the third graders in the community. Members of the Ripon service club signed up to take part in the classroom presentations on Wednesday beginning at Colony Oak Elementary and on to Weston, Ripon Elementary, Parkview and Ripona – finishing at Ripon Christian Elementary ...
Declining enrollment has been an issue at Ripon Unified. While the numbers are still down, district officials were somewhat pleased recently to hear of the slight increase of the past month. According to the sixth month attendance report, enrollment was up 14 students from the previous month. However, the overall numbers weren't as encouraging. RUSD was down 72 students compared to last year's figures at this time, reported the Director of Curriculum and Categorical Programs ...
The first of its kind Trivia Challenge is planned for Saturday night to raise funds for Ripon Christian High School's annual trek to the nation's capital in April. The school's Close up Club is sponsoring the contest.
Special evening gown fitting for Ripon High seniors were the order of the day Sunday at Marissa's Closet in the center of downtown in preparation for the March 16 Sober Graduation Fashion Show. It was billed as a "dress party" for the 17 and 18-year-old girls.
The Blossom Express bus service will officially make its debut next week. The 35-foot, environmentally-friendly transit – the bus uses compressed natural gas – will begin operating this Tuesday at several places along or near Main Street, Ripon, to the Save Mart shopping center east of Highway 99. According to the City of Ripon website (see: www.cityofripon.org), the Blossom Express is scheduled to run on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursday ...
Trophies and plaques line the walls of three classrooms along this back stretch of Ripon High School.
A chlorine leak at the Ripon High pool on Monday morning forced administrators to close down two classrooms and cancel all water activities.
The Ripon Soroptimists' 15th annual golf tournament takes place Monday, May 6, at the Spring Creek Country Club.
The first of three subcommittees is in the process of being formed as part of the effort to develop Ripon Unified's Facility Master Plan.
Mayor Dean Uecker recently met with last year's major contributors to the City of Ripon's fireworks show.
At age 11, Aiden Tijero has a few titles and world championship to his name.
Ripon police officers did what they set out to do Friday night waiting on tables at the Barnwood Restaurant in their effort to raise funds for the police memorial now under construction by netting $825.
What are the Ripon Unified School District's long-term and short-term facility needs?
Kevin Werner is no longer the interim city administrator.
RIPON – Wear a spooky Halloween costume and go home with cash prizes. Bonuses to go with that include hors d'oeuvres and salad bar, dancing, and an opportunity to help soldiers serving their country and retired veterans.
Going to lunch in a limo in exchange for the best test results in the STAR testing was a pact made between the Colony Oak Elementary School students and their former principal Amy Carter.
The new school year is still young but Ripon Unified reportedly was down 16 students from a year ago.
The new bus routes and schedules were approved Tuesday by the Ripon City Council.
Downtown business woman Karen Gay and her family celebrated the success of her trophy shop, Just Rewards, for its 10 year tenure in the community with a well-attended ribbon cutting Friday with an official Ripon Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting launching another 10 years of service to Ripon.
Kevin Werner could be appointed City Administrator at tonight's Ripon City Council meeting.
Color the Skies is hosting the Focus Dinner Party honoring Children's Hospital Central California on Saturday, Oct. 19
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