North S.J. site for Delta College?
San Joaquin Delta College trustees tonight will consider dedicating $15 million toward a new campus in the north county - a move that's been "a long time coming," one Lodi official said Monday.
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Man admits killing girlfriend
A French Camp man convicted of murder as a 14-year-old boy has pleaded guilty nearly 25 years later to killing his girlfriend.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Union Democrat
TUD to vote on drought water purchase
The Tuolumne Utilities District board will vote Tuesday on a plan to purchase Stanislaus River water via the Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians - one of several steps by the district needed to lessen the blow of an historic drought.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Manteca police to be first in S.J. to get body cams
Technology continues to help law enforcement keep one step ahead of the bad guys, or at least on pace with everyone today walking around with a cellphone camera.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Donald Lee Zeller
Manteca after a short illness. He was born January 10, 1935 in Ravenna, Nebraska to parents, Louis and Mahel Zeller and was raised on their farm with 5 brothers and sisters.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Manteca man sent to jail for 2009 Stanislaus County molestation conviction
A Manteca man was behind bars Wednesday after spending the past five years challenging a Stanislaus County molestation conviction that resulted in a 120-day jail sentence.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
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Briefs -- Published March 4, 2014
Onramps and offramps from Interstate 5 southbound at Fremont Street are scheduled to be closed from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday to allow for survey work, the California Department of Transportation said.
Officials get first look at charter proposal
San Joaquin County school superintendents were briefed on the details of a proposed countywide charter school on Monday morning, a meeting that raised questions by some who fear the petitioners value circumventing the oversight of local school districts over detailed student benefits.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Name change weighed for section of 99 frontage road
County planning commissioners will consider changing the name of a small piece of South State Route 99 East Frontage Road near Manteca at its regular meeting on Thursday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Rain, heavy at times, moves through Sacramento
A moisture-laden line of showers moved over Northern and Central California this afternoon, dumping moderate to heavy rain in some areas of Sacramento as it moved eastward, the National Weather Service reported today.
Suspect held in attempted murder
A man was booked into San Joaquin County Jail on suspicion of attempted murder Saturday after being arrested in connection with a stabbing in Manteca, authorities said.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Rain showers expected to continue into Sunday
KCRA 3 meteorologist Dirk Verdoorn said the Valley and the Sierra will likely continue to see some scattered rain and snow showers through the day on Sunday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Group's formation should bolster S.J. grand jury
The investigations shine light on what governments do as well as having the power to enact change, said former grand jury members who have come together to form a new organization that will act as both a support system and cheerleader for the San Joaquin County civil grand jury and what it does.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Modesto picks higher cost for dial-a-ride service
Modesto is poised to keep its longtime dial-a-ride provider even though that decision will cost about $600,000 more a year than a proposal from a competitor.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Drought shuts down Woodward recreation, likely through summer
Modesto's Alexa Saing , and Lindsay Trejo cool down with friends and family while floating on personal floatation devices in Woodward Reservoir just outside of Oakdale Saturday afternoon prior to the annual 4th of July fireworks show displayed there.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Officials could close popular reservoir this summer
Officials may close a popular reservoir east of Manteca this summer, hoping to save water in case the drought persists.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
JBLM soldiers train in California for a different kind of combat
It took only about 30 minutes at the Army's massive training center in the Mojave Desert for Sgt.