When Lathrop firefighters responded to a late morning house fire, the discovered more than they had expected – a single family home with marijuana plants from seedlings to about 90 nearly ready to be harvested in the 16000 block Tumbleweed Lane.
ECHO SUMMIT - A nearly average spring snowpack in the Sierra Nevada will likely prolong tough water conservation measures in drought-stricken California - although the restrictions could be loosened in some areas after an El Nino storm system drenched the northern half of the state this winter, officials said Wednesday.
March 31, 2016|
By SCOTT SMITH The Associated Press
It was a tale of two halves Tuesday with Manteca winning the first half and Sierra the second but neither won the game as the two dueled to a 1-1 tie in Valley Oak League soccer action at Daniel Teicheira Memorial Stadium.
Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series on rivers, lakes, reservoirs, the Delta and the weather that play a key role in supplying Manteca Ripon, Lathrop and much of the rest of California with water.