The strategy of the "regulatory-environmental perfectionist-Los Angeles water complex" is clear: Hammer the Northern San Joaquin Valley back into the Stone Age in order to save salmon.
There are only a few items on my walls at home: Two framed posters from Death Valley, a photo of Cloud's Rest along with Half Dome, an autographed Sports Illustrated cover featuring bicyclist Greg LeMond, and a print of a watercolor.
Caroline Hutto and Christina Orlando will take the oath of office when the Ripon Unified school board convenes tonight.
Dean Uecker is scheduled to become the next mayor for the City of Ripon.
The cost of living in the Northern San Joaquin Valley is going up.
Three Christmas musical treats - one by Del Webb at Woodbridge residents and two offered through the combined efforts of St. Paul's United Methodist Church and by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - are being staged over the next 10 days.
Spawning adult salmon on the Stanislaus River - the linchpin of what irrigation districts within the Northern San Joaquin Valley describe as a massive water grab proposal by the state - have increased by a factor of five since 2007 when work started on the 3,500-page State Water Control Board plan.
As a policy document the new City of Manteca Parks and Recreation master plan is flawed big time.
Drive Interstate 5 south toward Los Banos and veer west toward the Pacheo Pass.
When I speak to friends of mine from other parts of the country, they always make digs about how California is this liberal bastion where everybody eats vegan and nobody owns guns and saying something remotely controversial is punishable by jail time.
Sometime in the next decade the City of Manteca will likely stop weekly "garbage" collection.
"Though the great salmon runs were only in Northern California rivers, steelhead trout were trapped, speared or hooked as they returned to from the sea to spawn . . ." - A passage From David Carle's book, "Water and the California Dream".
Raising funds for officers killed in the line of duty across the country is the goal of two Los Angeles Police officers who are running in full street gear from L.A. to Sacramento.
The passage of a resolution by a government entity, be it a city, state or national level, is usually a cause for jubilation by all concerned.
Newcomer Gary Singh and incumbent Debby Moorhead will take the oath of office during a special Manteca City Council meeting set for 4 o'clock today at the Civic Center.
A 30-vehicle pile-up north of the Grapevine on Interstate 5 killed two people from Manteca.
A suspected gang shooting shortly after midnight on New Year's Day left two men injured and one dead at the Southland Mobile Home Park ...
The big news in Manteca in 2016: Life goes on.
How $30 million in Measure G bond receipts is spent to modernize Manteca High has the potential to reverberate far beyond the 98-year-old campus.
Manteca Police described it as a violent event - not an accident - when a motorist ran down a pedestrian in the 400 block of Jessie Street ...
Think twice about ringing in 2017 with a bang.
An electronic message sign for eastbound 120 Bypass traffic approaching Airport Way is the latest effort by Caltrans in a bid to reduce carnage on ...
It's no secret that Lathrop has long been a choice for distribution centers thanks to its close proximity to two key California freeways and ...
Manteca in 2017 could see the return of Caterpillars with a vengeance.
The homeowner was miffed.
Does anyone really believe a teen or 20 something that smokes is going to kick the habit because of commercials blaring "the fact" non-smokers make ...
It's hard for me to come to grips with the fact that 2016 will be a year that everybody will look back on in ...
Google the words "pride, envy, gluttony, lust, anger, greed" and "sloth".
The biggest farce in Manteca?
Twenty miles from the heart of San Jose you will find two things that contrast sharply with its image as the Capitol of the Silicon ...