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Teens who robbed Ripon market with guns going to prison

Five teens — 18 and 19 years old — who robbed Ripona Market  at gunpoint last August have been sentenced to multi-year state prison terms.

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Posted: may. 22, 2015 1:42 a.m. | | Teens who robbed Ripon market with guns going to prison Comments 0 Comments

Ripon High graduation set for May 29 at Stouffer

Graduation at Ripon High is Friday, May 29, at Stouffer Field.

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Posted: may. 19, 2015 1:42 a.m. | | Ripon High graduation set for May 29 at Stouffer Comments 0 Comments

Ripon must cut water usage by 36 percent

The City of Ripon must reduce its water usage by 36 percent.

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Posted: may. 16, 2015 1:22 a.m. | | Ripon must cut water usage by 36 percent Comments 0 Comments

Ripon chamber saves Color the Skies

The Color the Skies event is being taken over by the Ripon Chamber of Commerce.

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Posted: may. 15, 2015 1:22 a.m. | | Ripon chamber saves Color the Skies Comments 0 Comments

Ripon clean-up at mid-point

Ripon’s city-wide cleanup of is half way complete as crews finished with residences on the west side of Highway 99.  Next week the city will collect the remaining articles placed in front of homes.

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Posted: may. 14, 2015 1:45 a.m. | | Ripon clean-up at mid-point Comments 0 Comments

Ripon Unified teachers receiving 8% increase

The Ripon Unified teachers will be getting raises next year.

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Posted: may. 12, 2015 1:59 a.m. | | Ripon Unified teachers  receiving 8% increase Comments 0 Comments

Ripon Unified teachers in line for 8% pay hike

Ripon Unified teachers will soon be getting an 8 percent on-going salary increase.

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Posted: may. 09, 2015 12:48 a.m. | | Ripon Unified teachers in line for 8% pay hike Comments 0 Comments

Jack Tone golf course improvements sought

Jack Tone Golf Course could soon see some improvements.

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Posted: may. 08, 2015 1:33 a.m. | | Jack Tone golf course improvements sought Comments 0 Comments

Saturday road closures set in Ripon for 8th annual Rina’s Run

Road closures are being coordinated by the Ripon Police Department on Saturday for safety purposes during the 5K and the first 1.5 miles of the Half Marathon course of Rina’s Run from 7 to 7:50 a.m.

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Posted: may. 08, 2015 1:10 a.m. | | Saturday road closures set in Ripon for 8th annual Rina’s Run Comments 0 Comments

Ripon 8th grade events May 27-28

It’s been an interesting year for eighth-grade students at Weston Elementary School.

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Posted: may. 07, 2015 1:15 a.m. | | Ripon 8th grade events May 27-28 Comments 0 Comments

Ripon looks at storm runoff for pollutants

The City of Ripon is required to maintain its existing storm water permit program while implementing new permit requirements that gradually takes effect over a five-year term.

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Posted: apr. 27, 2015 12:45 a.m. | | Ripon looks at storm runoff for pollutants Comments 0 Comments

Hobbs earns coveted Ripon JROTC honor

The coveted, nearly four feet high, Audie Murphy Trophy went to JROTC cadet Captain T.J. Hobbs at the annual Ripon High JROTC awards ceremony and banquet for the Indian Battalion.

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Posted: apr. 27, 2015 12:11 a.m. | | Hobbs earns coveted Ripon JROTC honor Comments 0 Comments

Ripon Main Street is getting new base

A quarter mile of Main Street in Ripon is due for reconstruction.

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Posted: apr. 24, 2015 1:37 a.m. | | Ripon Main Street is getting new base Comments 0 Comments

JOB WELL DONE

A dynamic “Hooah!” literally rocked the walls of the Ripon Community Center by gathered battalion troops – past and present –  of the Ripon High JROTC,  leaving little doubt how they felt about their retiring Lt.Col. Patrick Dunn.

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Posted: apr. 21, 2015 1:54 a.m. | | JOB WELL DONE Comments 0 Comments

RIPARIAN RIGHTS: Farmers say their impact on water is misunderstood

Folks bellyaching about their lawns being less green in order to meet a state mandated 25 percent water use cutback may want to consider themselves lucky.

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Posted: apr. 18, 2015 12:55 a.m. | | RIPARIAN RIGHTS: Farmers say their impact on water is misunderstood Comments 1 Comment

Ripon may put asphalt overlay on Main Street

The lowest oil prices in the last seven years could translate into a dip in asphalt prices.

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Posted: apr. 17, 2015 1:23 a.m. | | Ripon may put asphalt overlay on Main Street Comments 0 Comments

Watering being cut by 35%

Don’t be alarmed if the front lawn at Ripon High looks a little dry and dingy.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2015 12:47 a.m. | | Watering being cut by 35% Comments 0 Comments

SOMETHING TO YODEL ABOUT

Helen Rothlin Sandoval still remembers the many happy days spent at the Swiss Hall in Ripon.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2015 1:24 a.m. | | SOMETHING TO YODEL ABOUT Comments 0 Comments

Swiss Hall & World’s Fair in SF

The Ripon Swiss Hall and the 1939 World’s Fair in San Francisco have plenty of things in common.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2015 1:23 a.m. | | Swiss Hall & World’s Fair in SF Comments 0 Comments

Water use up 16% in Ripon

For the second straight month, the City of Ripon had increased water usage.

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Posted: apr. 09, 2015 1:49 a.m. | | Water use up 16% in Ripon Comments 0 Comments

City Council refunds $4,000 to garden club

The check is in the mail.

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Posted: apr. 08, 2015 1:27 a.m. | | City Council refunds $4,000 to garden club Comments 0 Comments

Ripon seeks to shore up road work funds

Street and road maintenance continues to be a big concern.

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Posted: apr. 07, 2015 1:10 a.m. | | Ripon seeks to shore up road work funds Comments 0 Comments

Ripon may OK bingo games at city facilities

In an effort to allow service organizations to conduct fund-raising events such as bingo, Ripon City Attorney Tom Terpstra recently revisited several old ordinances.

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Posted: apr. 01, 2015 1:18 a.m. | | Ripon may OK bingo  games at city facilities Comments 0 Comments

Ripon High JROTC earns 98% from Army inspectors

Have you felt that everything you ever worked for could potentially be taken from you at the last possible minute? Whether you have, it is an experience everyone can and will have at some point in their lives. 

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Posted: mar. 31, 2015 1:19 a.m. | | Ripon High JROTC earns 98% from Army inspectors Comments 0 Comments

HORRIFIC DUI ‘CRASH’ AT RHS

It was a nightmarish scene

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Posted: mar. 27, 2015 1:57 a.m. | | HORRIFIC DUI ‘CRASH’ AT RHS Comments 0 Comments

Ripon aerial fireworks, 3-day carnival are a go

The unique feature for this year’s Fourth of July celebration in Ripon is the three-day carnival.

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Posted: mar. 25, 2015 12:44 a.m. | | Ripon aerial fireworks, 3-day carnival are a go Comments 0 Comments

Development plan for 310 acres 95% done

Ninety-five percent of the North Pointe Specific Plan is completed.

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Posted: mar. 24, 2015 1:28 a.m. | | Development plan for 310 acres 95% done Comments 0 Comments

Ripon JROTC expands player roster for Army-Navy game

Now and then again, whether one will admit it or not, everyone has their own personal rivalries — whether it be another person, another school (ahem) Escalon), or even another whole branch. 

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Posted: mar. 24, 2015 1:01 a.m. | | Ripon JROTC expands player roster for Army-Navy game Comments 0 Comments

Ripon Soroptimists honor Girls of Month for March

The Soroptimist of Ripon held their Girls of the Month program for March on Wednesday, March 18.

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Posted: mar. 24, 2015 1:00 a.m. | | Ripon Soroptimists honor Girls of Month for March Comments 0 Comments

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