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Use snake shots to stay safe

I’m planning to take my daughter, son-in-law and grandkids fishing. We’re going to a couple ponds up in the foothills near Lake Comanche ...

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Posted: jul. 27, 2015 12:19 a.m. | | Use snake shots to stay safe Comments 0 Comments


Taking boat for a spin

When I was a kid I used to look at a car’s speedometer believing that the highest number represented how fast that car could ...

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Posted: jul. 24, 2015 12:26 a.m. | | Taking boat for a spin Comments 0 Comments


Local coach, players earn top honors

The accolades keep pouring in for the East Union softball team.

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Posted: jul. 21, 2015 12:57 a.m. | | Local coach, players earn top honors Comments 0 Comments


Little League team burned by bad calls

I was never on a championship football team. I played on a few championship Little League and high school basketball teams, but in Little League ...

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Posted: jul. 21, 2015 12:56 a.m. | | Little League team burned by bad calls Comments 0 Comments
Beier, 9 Sea Lions seize high-point crowns at MVSL meet

Beier, 9 Sea Lions seize high-point crowns at MVSL meet

TRACY — Manteca Dolphins standout Hayden Beier punctuated his dominant run through the Mid-Valley Swim League season in Saturday’s championship meet held at West High ...

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Posted: jul. 21, 2015 12:56 a.m. | | Beier, 9 Sea Lions seize high-point crowns at MVSL meet Comments 0 Comments


We reside in cougar country

Last September a family was hiking on a popular trail near Cupertino when their 6 year old boy was attacked by a mountain lion. 

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Posted: jul. 20, 2015 12:42 a.m. | | We reside in cougar country Comments 0 Comments
HOW SWEET IT IS

HOW SWEET IT IS

By DAVE CAMPBELL

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Posted: jul. 20, 2015 12:41 a.m. | | HOW SWEET IT IS Comments 0 Comments
Brooks dominates for national No. 1 plates

Brooks dominates for national No. 1 plates

By JONAMAR JACINTO

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SPLL juniors outpitch Amador West

SPLL juniors outpitch Amador West

TRACY – Spreckels Park used a pitching-by-committee approach while taking advantage of 17 walks on the way to a 14-5 second-round victory over Amador West of ...

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Helping fellow angler via Internet

Nearly 10 years ago, when I first started writing this column, I wrote about a new product that was being advertised throughout the fishing community ...

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Posted: jul. 17, 2015 12:20 a.m. | | Helping fellow angler via Internet Comments 0 Comments
Manteca stopped short of Section 6 crown

Manteca stopped short of Section 6 crown

TRACY – The Manteca Little League major all-stars battled for eight innings Wednesday but lost a 6-5 heartbreaker to Delta for the championship of the Section ...

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Posted: jul. 15, 2015 11:58 p.m. | | Manteca stopped short of Section 6 crown Comments 0 Comments
Manteca majors force winner-take-all

Manteca majors force winner-take-all

TRACY – Bang, bang, bang.

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Posted: jul. 15, 2015 12:34 a.m. | | Manteca majors force winner-take-all Comments 0 Comments
Manteca majors recover well from tough loss

Manteca majors recover well from tough loss

TRACY – What a difference a day makes.

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Posted: jul. 14, 2015 12:43 a.m. | | Manteca majors recover well from tough loss Comments 0 Comments
PASSING THRILLER

PASSING THRILLER

MODESTO – East Union went 3-1 Saturday in the 2015 MJC Pirate passing tournament, losing only to eventual champion Downey A. The Lancers defeated Turlock 27-12 ...

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Posted: jul. 13, 2015 12:30 a.m. | | PASSING THRILLER Comments 0 Comments
Reverse call mars Manteca majors loss

Reverse call mars Manteca majors loss

TRACY – The cheers turns to jeers in a hurry for the Manteca Little League fans Sunday as the go-ahead run for their team was overturned ...

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Posted: jul. 13, 2015 12:28 a.m. | | Reverse call mars Manteca majors loss Comments 0 Comments
Northgate wins 9-10 title

Northgate wins 9-10 title

By DAVE CAMPBELL

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Posted: jul. 09, 2015 11:36 p.m. | | Northgate wins 9-10 title Comments 0 Comments
Northgate forces winner-take-all final

Northgate forces winner-take-all final

By DAVE CAMPBELL

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Posted: jul. 09, 2015 12:54 a.m. | | Northgate forces winner-take-all final Comments 0 Comments
FULL PLATE

FULL PLATE


The Northgate 9-10 All Stars scored in every inning Tuesday — including six in the second and eight in the fifth — on the way to a ...

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Posted: jul. 07, 2015 11:48 p.m. | | FULL PLATE Comments 0 Comments
SPLL takes Junior pennant again

SPLL takes Junior pennant again

TRACY — Spreckels Park is going to need to get a bigger flag pole.

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Timbers beat Earthquakes

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jack Jewsbury scored in second-half stoppage time to give the Portland Timbers a 1-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday ...

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Posted: jul. 06, 2015 1:46 a.m. | | Timbers beat Earthquakes Comments 0 Comments
SUMMER RAIN

SUMMER RAIN

By DAVE CAMPBELL

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Posted: jul. 06, 2015 1:42 a.m. | | SUMMER RAIN Comments 0 Comments
Broken rod doesn’t dampen day on Delta

Broken rod doesn’t dampen day on Delta

It’s been a little over a year since I’ve been bass fishing. 

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16-year-old breaking baseball barriers for women

PARIS (AP) — Simply by playing ball, Melissa Mayeux is busting through barriers.

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Posted: jul. 02, 2015 1:27 a.m. | | 16-year-old breaking baseball barriers for women Comments 0 Comments

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