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Democrats maintain control of Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats won a narrow majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning back fierce, expensive challenges in Virginia, Ohio and Connecticut to maintain the control they've held since 2007.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


In states hit by Sandy, voters find ways to polls

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Superstorm Sandy's floodwaters drove Bob Mackie from his home on Long Beach Island, N.J., but nothing was going to stop him from voting Tuesday. The 72-year-old widower drove an hour each way to cast his ballot at a makeshift polling site for island residents, refusing to be disenfranchised by the devastation.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Proposition 30 sales tax measure passing

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters were passing Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed $6 billion-a-year tax increase, while they weighed whether to set aside the state's death penalty and impose a first-time requirement on manufacturers to label genetically modified food.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Push to cripple labor clout trialing in early counting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A national effort to cripple organized labor has crossed into California as voters Tuesday considered a ban on the way unions have traditionally raised money for political causes.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Voters close tax loophole on multistate firms

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters have approved closing a corporate tax loophole that Democratic lawmakers weren't able to pass through the Legislature.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Initiative plan to convert death sentences to life failing in statewide ballot counting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The latest attempt to end California's death penalty was failing at the polls despite recent poll results showing the campaign's message of financial savings was resonating with voters.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Voters rejecting food labeling requirement

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A closely-eyed ballot measure to label food containing genetically modified ingredients was trailing by a double-digit margin Tuesday night.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


3 strikes law reformed, fewer harsh sentences

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters reined in the nation's harshest three strikes law Tuesday with the passage of a ballot measure that allows for shorter sentences for some third-time offenders.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Bob Elliott maintains lead in supervisor race

Tracy City Councilman Bob Elliott steadfastly maintained his 50 percent-plus lead over contender Rhodesia Ransom's 40 percent-plus showing as the votes were counted Tuesday night.

November 07, 2012 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Salcedo, Dresser take lead for 2 Lathrop seats

LATHROP – When you have 10 people vying for only a pair of seats, conventional wisdom says that the race will be a tight one.

November 07, 2012 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Teens help staff polling places in Ripon as voters cast their ballots

RIPON - One voting precinct in Ripon stood out among the rest of the 12 polling places in the community. It had both a 17-year-old Ripon High School student on its election board as was one of two locations that were served their choice of ice cream from Baskin Robbins.

November 06, 2012 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


100,000 SJ ballots already cast

San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters Austin Erdman said 20,000 to 25,000 of the 175,000 mail-in ballots sent to registered voters are expected to be received today. Before noon on Monday, on the eve of election day, 100,000 of those ballots were already turned in, he said.

November 05, 2012 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Lathrop family in major crash that killed four

LATHROP - Four people were killed and seven were injured in a multi-vehicle head-on crash at about 4 p.m. Sunday on Interstate 5 in Elk Grove that involved a Lathrop family on their way home.

November 05, 2012 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


FOR HOSPITALIZED KIDS

She's the reigning Miss Teen Winter Fest for Manteca Youth Focus.

November 05, 2012 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Showdown in 10th: Farmer vs. astronaut

Control of Congress could hinge in part on two races that South County voters will help decide in today's balloting.

November 05, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Diamond Pet Food planning to expand Ripon manufacturing

The Diamond Pet Food in Ripon is looking to expand its existing facility.

November 03, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Lathrop Sister City group’s fiesta Saturday

For the first time in many years, Lathrop will not be playing host to the annual traditional fiesta celebration sponsored by its Sister City organization ...

November 03, 2017 | By ROSE ALBANO RISSO Bulletin Correspondent | NEWS


Will city bridge the gap?

In a bid to maximize investment to lure commercial investment and fulfill a long-standing commitment to South Manteca residents to try and take traffic pressure ...

November 03, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


DOWN ON THE FARM

Can a chicken fly?

November 03, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


SHORT 1,673 TURKEYS

Core 209 Athletic Performance is conducting a special boot camp for all comers on Saturday, Nov. 11, where the cost is the donation of a ...

November 02, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


2-3-4 lanes: What will Main be?

Former Manteca Mayor Willie Weatherford - who came up on a losing end of an effort in 2005 to put four lanes of traffic on North ...

November 02, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


New Urgent care clinic in Manteca

Manteca's newest health care facility – Modern Urgent Care – is the only one in the region accepting San Joaquin County Health Net and other insurance ...

November 02, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Police nab thieves with 10,000 feet of copper wire

While most property crimes that Lathrop Police Services respond to are crimes of opportunity, there's one that's driven by solely by the fluctuations ...

November 02, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


MHS student helps veterans via jeans

Jeans for Troop provides assistance to all military veterans.

November 01, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Keeping eye on gangs

Manteca Police have documented just over 200 gang members.

November 01, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MANTECA HISTORIC BUILDINGS

Manteca - according to municipal policies adopted 14 years ago - is supposed to identify and protect the city's historically and architecturally significant buildings.

November 01, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ripon OKs plan for 181 more homes

The Ripon Planning Commission paved the way for the development of some 181 homes to take place in the coming years.

November 01, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Illegal fireworks draw social host citation from Manteca Fire

Illegal fireworks apparently aren't just for the Fourth of July.

November 01, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Ripon Scouts conduct canned food drive this coming Saturday

The Ripon Boys Scouts are knocking on doors to help feed the hungry.

November 01, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Park View shares Halloween with neighbors

A seven-foot-tall black bear – someone in a costume of course – led a parade of 450 Park View Elementary School students Tuesday morning through Ripon's ...

October 31, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


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