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$8M medical office complex proposed

An $8 million medical office complex is being proposed where the last remaining traces of Spreckels Sugar stand in the form of the plant’s ...

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MOBILE TENT CITY

MOBILE TENT CITY

When Mike Kelly gathered the non-profits and volunteer groups who wanted to make a dent in assisting the homeless in Manteca, the idea was all ...

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Two Ripon High Indians become chiefs

Two people who wore the red and white colors as Ripon High Indians returned to their ala mater proudly wearing blue.

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Expressway: Push to drop it from plan?

Is it time to “un-ring” the bell when it comes to Raymus Expressway?

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Posted: mar. 23, 2017 1:00 a.m. | | Expressway: Push to drop it from plan? Comments 0 Comments


Ripon OKs alcohol service with dining outdoors downtown

Certain downtown establishments could soon enhance their dining experience.

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Manteca ignored its flood policies

Manteca ignored its flood policies

Had Manteca followed its own general plan adopted in 2003, all of the homes built south of the 120 Bypass straddling Airport Way would have ...

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OFFICER ATTACKED

OFFICER ATTACKED

Richard Coehlo, 40, of Manteca was arrested at about 8 p.m. Tuesday and charged with battery on a police officer in the 300 block ...

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Tammy’s Baby Shoppe closing after 34 years

Tammy’s Baby Shoppe closing after 34 years

Tammy’s Baby Shoppe has served hundreds of Manteca area moms for decades from its opening in 1983 to a projected closing date of April ...

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City drops consultant hired by Elena Reyes

A cornerstone of City Manager Elena Reyes’ first — and only — significant initiative has been quietly dropped.

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Wear & tear of dog park costing $47K

The good news is that the Lathrop dog park is getting a new turf surface after extensive use wore out the existing grass.

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Ripon High may offer Spanish for Heritage Learners

The Ripon Unified School District has a goal of ensuring that all students are college and career ready.

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Accelerated executions: Arkansas plans eight over 10-days

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — After nearly a dozen years without an execution, Arkansas is racing to put eight men to death next month over a ...

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Trump to GOP: Pass health care bill or seal your fate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time for talk running out, President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned wavering House Republicans that their jobs were on the line in next ...

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Man errantly texted DA about drug swap

EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man mistakenly sent a text message to a Pennsylvania prosecutor indicating that he wanted to trade marijuana for heroin.

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Cops: Cocaine trafficker lived in public housing for elderly

TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — A 74-year-old Massachusetts man living in public housing for the elderly faces drug trafficking charges after police say they found cocaine valued ...

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No promises and no one above law, Supreme Court pick says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch declared Tuesday he’s made no promises to Donald Trump or anyone else about how he’ll vote ...

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Trump signs NASA bill for Mars

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed legislation Tuesday adding human exploration of Mars to NASA’s mission. Could sending Congress into space be next?

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Halfway house officials paid for alcohol, strip club

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials at a southern Ohio halfway house illegally spent thousands of taxpayer dollars on alcohol, hotels, travel costs for family members and ...

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High pesticide level spurs 1st recreational marijuana recall

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission issued its first recall of recreational marijuana after samples of a type of pot were found to ...

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Utah teens plotted to shoot girl over texts

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Two teenage boys accused of shooting a girl in the head in small-town Utah concocted the plan while playing video games and ...

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Apple cuts prices on lower-end iPads, releases new red iPhones

CUPERTINO (AP) — Apple is cutting prices on two iPad models and introducing red iPhones, but the company held back on updating its higher-end iPad Pro ...

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Supreme Court sympathetic to Microsoft in Xbox owners’ suit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court suggested Tuesday that it is sympathetic to Microsoft Corp. in a dispute with disgruntled owners of the Xbox 360 video-game ...

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Google opens ‘shortcuts’ to info, tools on phones

MOUNTAIN VIEW  (AP) — Google wants to make it easier for you to find answers and recommendations on smartphones without having to think about what to ...

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Target celebrates stretch marks in swimwear ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Target is celebrating the stretch mark as a thing of beauty. The chain has launched a swimwear campaign on social media that ...

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Pepsi pulls 12-packs, 2-liters from shelves over soda tax

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pepsi is pulling 2-liter bottles and 12-packs of its products from Philadelphia grocery store shelves over the city’s new tax on sweetened ...

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Wells Fargo: All ATMs will take phone codes, not just cards

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using their ...

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Posted: mar. 21, 2017 6:11 p.m. | | Wells Fargo: All ATMs will  take phone  codes, not just cards Comments 0 Comments


Uber vows to, become more humane company

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is vowing to head down a new road and become a more humane company following a wave of ugly developments, including ...

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Los Angeles mayor expands city protections for illegals

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday expanded protections for immigrants who are in the country illegally, emphasizing the city’s refusal to help ...

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Anne Frank Center wants Tim Allen apology on remark

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect is calling on Tim Allen to apologize for comparing the experience of being a conservative ...

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Singer Wyclef Jean says he was mistaken for robbery suspect

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Grammy-winning musician Wyclef Jean said he was handcuffed and “treated like a criminal” when Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies mistook him ...

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Posted: mar. 21, 2017 6:10 p.m. | | Singer Wyclef Jean says he was mistaken for robbery suspect Comments 0 Comments
Red Cross conducts emergency seminar

Red Cross conducts emergency seminar

One Lathrop couple, Frank and Ailleen Pasillas, were among some 40 Red Cross volunteers updating their emergency response skills and knowledge in last weekend’s ...

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4 suspected gang members charged in murder attempt

Four suspects have been arrested by Manteca Police officers for their alleged involvement in the Valentine’s Day attempted murder of a couple at Southside ...

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Workshop Thursday on future of Manteca

Manteca will be closing in on — if not exceeding — 120,000 residents when the year 2040 rolls around.

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Ripon clears way for retail on River Road

A commercial project planned along River Road in the northeast area of Ripon took a step forward last Tuesday.

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Posted: mar. 21, 2017 12:48 a.m. | | Ripon clears way for retail on River Road Comments 0 Comments
BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES

BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES

Good news and bad news is coming this way.

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