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Keeping streets maintained

Keeping streets maintained

More fuel efficient vehicles are making it more difficult for cities such as Manteca to maintain streets, let alone alleys.

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Posted: sep. 03, 2015 1:06 a.m. | | Keeping streets maintained Comments 0 Comments
MUSEUM SOCIAL

MUSEUM SOCIAL

The 23rd annual Manteca Historical Society shindig — the Fall BBQ & Ice Cream Social — is taking place on Sunday, Sept. 13, starting at 2 p.m ...

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Run part of Ripon balloon festival

Run part of Ripon balloon festival

Color the Skies will feature the 9th annual Rise.Shine.Give.RUN.

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Collection bins will require city permit

Concerns wishing to place unattended collection bins around Manteca for items ranging from clothes to books may soon have to do what people that conduct ...

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Spraying set for West Nile virus

Earlier this summer, the West Nile virus was discovered in the Manteca-Ripon area, according to the San Joaquin County Mosquito &Vector Control District.

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Mormon mission serves 209

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has opened a mission in Modesto serving Manteca, Ripon and Lathrop as well as the rest of ...

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Posted: sep. 03, 2015 1:02 a.m. | | Mormon mission serves 209 Comments 0 Comments


State tells firm: Stop tapping Sierra springs

SONORA (AP) — Armed with evidence captured by surveillance cameras, California regulators have ordered a business to stop tapping Sierra Nevada spring water that is later ...

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FBI: Defendant in kidnapping blamed vaccine

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The man charged in a California kidnapping that police initially dismissed as a hoax said he acted alone, and that mental illness ...

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Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 passes on

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ruth Newman was just a child living on an outlying ranch when the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 struck, but her ...

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Posted: sep. 02, 2015 8:41 p.m. | | Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of  1906 passes on Comments 0 Comments


California data shows arrests racial disparity

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just 6 percent of Californians are African American, yet they are involved in 17 percent of all arrests in the state and ...

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LA school drug counselors charged in $46M fraud scheme

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some were students who had tried drugs or alcohol, but didn’t have substance abuse problems. Others were young addicts in need ...

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Posted: sep. 02, 2015 8:41 p.m. | | LA school drug counselors  charged in $46M fraud scheme Comments 0 Comments
Full Manteca Fire staffing

Full Manteca Fire staffing

Manteca will soon be able to provide full coverage 24/7 at the fire station on Lathrop Road nestled against the Del Webb community.

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Posted: sep. 02, 2015 12:48 a.m. | | Full Manteca Fire staffing Comments 0 Comments
YOU CAN HELP

YOU CAN HELP

Joshua Cowell Elementary School is one of several drop-off points in the area supporting the Cpl. Charles O. Palmer II Memorial Troop Support Program.

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Army veteran searching for his therapy cat

Army veteran searching for his therapy cat

The Armstrong family is leaving their heart behind in a move this week to Missouri after their prized, gray therapy cat got out of the ...

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Manteca making list of possible dog park sites

Councilman Richard Silverman wants Manteca to deliver on a 12-year-old promise to create a city dog park.

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Ripon Police arrest ends 3-hour chase

In a three-hour standoff the Ripon Police Department, with the help of the Manteca-Ripon SWAT team, captured a felony suspect on Tuesday.

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Manteca museum well worth the time

Even though I’m a native Mantecan, there are places in town I’ve never been.  In the days before my move back to school ...

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Ripken honored by Orioles in celebration of 2131 game

BALTIMORE (AP) — Instead of taking another lap around Camden Yards, Cal Ripken Jr. marked the 20th anniversary of his 2,131st consecutive game by throwing ...

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Hot air balloons return

Hot air balloons return

Volunteers are needed for this weekend’s Color the Skies at Mistlin Sports Park.

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Posted: sep. 01, 2015 1:05 a.m. | | Hot air balloons return Comments 0 Comments
HELP A VETERAN

HELP A VETERAN

A “United We Stand” golf tournament hosted by the Crossroads Grace Community Church is being conducted to provide a veteran that lost multiple limbs with ...

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Doctors Hospital of Manteca gets new CEO

Doctors Hospital of Manteca gets new CEO

Ikenna ‘Ike’ Mmeje is taking over the reins of Doctors Hospital of Manteca coming from Tenet’s Sierra Vista Hospital in San Luis Obispo. 

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Why investors like Manteca Unified schools

Bond buyers look for safe havens.

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City could require donation bin permits

Those placing unattended donation bins on private property in Manteca by next year may need to get a city permit to do so and follow ...

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Blue Bell resumes selling ice cream

BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — Blue Bell ice cream is back.

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Wal-Mart cutting back on hours for workers

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says it is asking some stores to schedule workers for fewer hours, although it says the directive is only being given ...

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Samsung unveils new circular smartwatch, but are apps available?

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung is juicing up its smartwatch with a circular face and more battery life than the Apple Watch, but it’s unknown ...

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Posted: aug. 31, 2015 10:43 p.m. | | Samsung unveils new circular  smartwatch, but are apps available? Comments 0 Comments


Apple aims to boost mobile device sales with Cisco’s help

CUPERTINO (AP) — Apple is leaning on Cisco Systems’ Internet networking expertise in its latest attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to corporate customers.

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Oak Valley merging with Mother Lode

OAKDALE —  Oak Valley Bancorp — the bank holding company for 

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2 arrested after video of crimes posted on social media

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Two Northern California men were arrested after allegedly live-streaming their armed hunt for another man on a popular social media site.

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Posted: aug. 31, 2015 10:06 p.m. | | 2 arrested  after video of crimes  posted on  social media Comments 0 Comments


$20 found in SF turns into $1M

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco Bay Area man won $1 million in the California Lottery after buying a winning ticket with money he found ...

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244 arrested in immigration sting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigration agents arrested more than 240 people with criminal records during a four-day sting in Southern California, authorities said Monday in a ...

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California doctor faces murder trial in 3 drug deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even after several patients died of overdoses, a California doctor charged in their deaths kept passing out prescriptions for powerful painkillers in ...

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Lost Sierra hiker survived nine days with broken leg

FRESNO  — A 62-year-old hiker missing for nine days in California’s rugged Sierra Nevada with a broken leg endured freezing nighttime temperatures and crawled two ...

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Court considers death penalty challenge

PASADENA . (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California’s death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday on procedural issues over whether ...

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Court considers death penalty challenge

PASADENA . (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California’s death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday on procedural issues over whether ...

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