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Stabbing victim is critical

A 33-year-old stabbing victim was holding on to his life Sunday in a regional trauma center after being stabbed multiple times in the parking lot ...

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Posted: jun. 27, 2016 1:28 a.m. | | Stabbing victim is critical Comments 0 Comments


Pope says gays deserve an apology

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis says gays — and all the other people the church has marginalized, such as the poor and the exploited ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 10:35 p.m. | | Pope says gays deserve an apology  Comments 0 Comments


Fentanyl worries changing way narcotics officers operate

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The street version of fentanyl blamed in the deaths of thousands of Americans is also threatening police officers, forcing changes in long-standing ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 10:34 p.m. | | Fentanyl worries changing  way narcotics officers operate  Comments 0 Comments


For Trump and Brexit voters, same frustrations

MAYBOLE, Scotland (AP) — At the heart of the campaign that led Britain to vote to leave the European Union was a desire to regain independence ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 10:34 p.m. | | For Trump and Brexit  voters, same frustrations Comments 0 Comments


Bureau plan to sterilize mustangs

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal agency is on a path to sterilize wild horses on U.S. rangeland to slow the growth of herds — a ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 10:33 p.m. | | Bureau plan to sterilize mustangs Comments 0 Comments


Defending AR-style firearms

ATLANTA (AP) — Karen Butler still remembers the first time she picked up an AR-15-style rifle a decade ago.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 10:33 p.m. | | Defending AR-style firearms Comments 0 Comments


Murky Tesla-SolarCity deal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It’s a proposal that would unite two companies on shaky financial ground as they plow into relatively new markets. One makes ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 8:20 p.m. | | Murky Tesla-SolarCity deal Comments 0 Comments


Seven stabbed outside State Capitol building

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Seven people have been stabbed outside the California state Capitol building in Sacramento.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 5:53 p.m. | | Seven stabbed outside State Capitol building Comments 0 Comments


Kern wildfire destroys 200 homes, buildings

LAKE ISABELLA  — A ravenous and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 200 homes, many belonging to retirees on fixed incomes with few other possessions.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 5:52 p.m. | | Kern wildfire destroys  200 homes, buildings  Comments 0 Comments


6-year-old boy dies after refrigerator falls on him

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A 6-year-old Southern California boy has died of injuries after a refrigerator fell onto him from a pickup truck.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 5:52 p.m. | | 6-year-old boy dies after  refrigerator falls on him  Comments 0 Comments


3 killed as boat capsizes off Santa Catalina Island

AVALON, Calif. (AP) — A boat that may have been hit by a wave capsized off the backside of Santa Catalina Island on Saturday, killing three ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 5:51 p.m. | | 3 killed as boat capsizes  off Santa Catalina Island  Comments 0 Comments


Blind dog with oozing sore wins World’s Ugliest Dog contest

PETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — A 17-year-old Chinese Crested Chihuahua with legs bowed out like a frog and an oozing sore is the winner of this year ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 5:51 p.m. | | Blind dog with  oozing sore wins  World’s Ugliest  Dog contest  Comments 0 Comments


OAKLAND COAL TERMINAL

OAKLAND  (AP) — The promise of good, blue-collar jobs in a depressed area is running headlong into environmental sensitivities as officials in Northern California consider a ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2016 5:51 p.m. | | OAKLAND COAL TERMINAL Comments 0 Comments
Another warehouse for Spreckels

Another warehouse for Spreckels

One of the three remaining undeveloped parcels in the 360-acre Spreckels Park project may soon have a 285,215-square-foot building for industrial uses.

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:14 a.m. | | Another warehouse for Spreckels Comments 0 Comments
NEXT MILESTONE

NEXT MILESTONE

Some 107 years after South County residents embraced the then bold move to form the South San Joaquin Irrigation District, secure what are now senior ...

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:14 a.m. | | NEXT MILESTONE Comments 0 Comments
Cabral: He went the extra mile for customers

Cabral: He went the extra mile for customers

Bill Cabral — a man who parlayed a trust in people, an outgoing personality, and a work ethic second to none to found Cabral Motors in ...

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:13 a.m. | | Cabral: He went the extra mile for customers Comments 0 Comments


Citizen wants ability to hear police channel

Is it really in the public’s best interest to have police dispatch calls unencrypted so anybody can hear them?

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:13 a.m. | | Citizen wants ability to hear police channel Comments 0 Comments


Ripon budget: Funds for teachers’ raises

The Ripon Unified school board will meet Monday in part to pass the proposed budget for the 2016-17 school year.

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:12 a.m. | | Ripon budget: Funds for teachers’ raises Comments 0 Comments


A Night of Hope focus on helping homeless

A Night of Hope is coming to Manteca.

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:12 a.m. | | A Night of Hope focus on helping homeless Comments 0 Comments


NGLL Braves squander scoring chances in loss

Missed opportunities.

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Posted: jun. 25, 2016 1:11 a.m. | | NGLL Braves squander scoring chances in loss Comments 0 Comments
Restroom security working

Restroom security working

There was a time when a parent could take their child to the Library Park playground during the day and if he or she needed ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2016 12:43 a.m. | | Restroom security working Comments 0 Comments
Despair? Not on their watch

Despair? Not on their watch

Hope springs eternal.

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Posted: jun. 24, 2016 12:42 a.m. | | Despair? Not on their watch Comments 0 Comments
Learning takes flight during summer

Learning takes flight during summer

Harshawn Singh and Nikolaus Heinen are thankful for the Science Technology Engineering Mathematic Summer Camp of the Manteca Unified School District.

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Board tiff over deputy promotion

It wasn’t that anybody on the Manteca Unified Board of Education had anything against Roger Goatcher.

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Posted: jun. 24, 2016 12:41 a.m. | | Board tiff over deputy promotion Comments 0 Comments


Sunset possible for WR Mello-Ross tax

The news seemed good on the surface for Weston Ranch residents that are fed up with what they believe has been the turning of their ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2016 12:41 a.m. | | Sunset possible for WR Mello-Ross tax Comments 0 Comments
From homeless to success

From homeless to success

Jeff Zellner is living the American Dream.

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Posted: jun. 23, 2016 12:48 a.m. | | From homeless to success Comments 0 Comments
CHECK IT OUT

CHECK IT OUT

Manteca’s library has a whopping 91,000 books in circulation, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg of what it provides.

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Posted: jun. 23, 2016 12:48 a.m. | | CHECK IT OUT Comments 0 Comments
They were the fabric & soul of Manteca

They were the fabric & soul of Manteca

There have been countless folks in Manteca who have touched my life and those of others in Manteca who are no longer with us.

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Posted: jun. 23, 2016 12:46 a.m. | | They were the fabric & soul of Manteca Comments 0 Comments


Patti now leads for 2nd ballot spot

Stockton businessman Tom Patti is now leading Stockton City Councilman Elbert Holman Jr. in a bid to secure the second spot in the Nov. 8 ...

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Posted: jun. 23, 2016 12:46 a.m. | | Patti now  leads for 2nd ballot spot Comments 0 Comments


Charges in sexual abuse of 6-year-old

A 44-year-old Manteca man was jailed Tuesday night on charges of molesting a 6-year-old girl in a day care center in the 100 block of ...

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Posted: jun. 23, 2016 12:46 a.m. | | Charges in sexual abuse of 6-year-old   Comments 0 Comments


Do as we say not as we do department

Perhaps the entire City of Manteca staff didn’t get the memo about a drought being on and it being against the rules for anyone ...

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Posted: jun. 22, 2016 12:55 a.m. | | Do as we say not as we do department Comments 0 Comments
Ripon plans to restrict drones

Ripon plans to restrict drones

 Ripon is close to drafting an ordinance on regulating drones.

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Posted: jun. 22, 2016 12:51 a.m. | | Ripon plans to restrict drones Comments 0 Comments
FLOOD OF NEW HOMES

FLOOD OF NEW HOMES

For the first time since the 1980s when explosive housing development led to Manteca imposing the first growth cap in the Northern San Joaquin Valley ...

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Posted: jun. 22, 2016 12:51 a.m. | | FLOOD OF NEW HOMES Comments 0 Comments
EU High grad new city manager

EU High grad new city manager

Elena Reyes — the current Senior Deputy San Joaquin County Administrator in charge of economic promotion and development — is Manteca’s new city manager.

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Posted: jun. 22, 2016 12:50 a.m. | | EU High grad new city manager Comments 0 Comments


Manteca Unified adding volleyball teams for boys

The Manteca Unified Board of Education added boys’ volleyball to the list of available options for junior high school student several years ago.

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Posted: jun. 22, 2016 12:49 a.m. | | Manteca Unified adding volleyball teams for boys Comments 0 Comments

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