Uneasiness about a San Joaquin County Local Agency Formation request to explore the possible annexation of rural residential property into Manteca as part of the Center Point business park project prompted the Planning Commission to recommend against approving the environmental report.
An independent efficiency analysis of the Manteca Public Works Department gives it high marks at the same time it notes there are additional opportunities to do everything from improving employee morale to implementing even more cost-effective measures.
Young police cadets for Manteca, Ripon and the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department – aged 16 to 21 – took part in a large law enforcement competition Friday at East Union High School competing with 32 agencies from throughout California.
A Manteca Police canine got his man Thursday morning – biting a Sheriff's Honor Farm escapee into submission from his hiding place under a bed in a trailer park in the 500 block of Moffat Boulevard at 8:20 a.m.
TRACY (AP) - California water regulators flexed their muscles on Thursday by ordering a group of farmers to stop pumping from a branch of the San Joaquin River amid an escalating battle over how much power the state has to protect waterways that are drying up in the drought.