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  • Santa Maria Police Explorers Take Part in Central Valley Explorer Competition
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:19:34 GMT
    Members of the Santa Maria Police Explorers participated in the Fifth Annual Central Valley Explorer Competition earlier this month in Manteca From July 16 to 19, the Santa Maria Police Explorers participated in the Fifth Annual Central Valley Explorer Competition held at East Union High School in Manteca, California. Eleven SMPD Explorers participated and were evaluated in 16 reality-based scenarios including Suicidal Subject, Downed Officer Rescue, High Risk Vehicle Stop, Family Disturbance, S...
  • CanSat Helps Students Make & Launch Sub-Orbital 'Satellites'
    published on Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:42:00 GMT
    The Magnitude "Can-sized satellites" aren't technically satellites because they're launched on rockets that typically can't get much higher than 10,000 feet, or as payloads on weather balloons that can hit 100,000+ feet but can't go beyond the Earth's atmosphere. But could they be satellites? Sure....
  • California Farmers Fight for Century-Old Claims to Water
    published on Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:31:03 GMT
    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. California farmers whose families have held rights to water since the Gold Rush are fighting cutbacks sought by an agency that's merely 48 years old, one of many points of contention in a battle inspired by an epic drought....
  • Shirley Kuykendall
    published on Sun, 12 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Shirley was born Jan. 15, 1940, and was the daughter of the late Edward Lee Haynes and Ruth McAbee Lankford. She was a 1959 graduate of Canton High School and was remembered in her high school yearbook as a "Dreamer of Dreams."...
  • Manteca high school honor student shot, killed
    published on Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00:58:53 GMT
    THAT FIRE TO ABOUT 60 ACRES, AND ONE FIREFIGHTER HAD TO BE CHECKED OUT AFTER HE BREATHED IN SOME SMOKE. AND THEY ARE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHO SHOT AND KILLED A 15-YEAR-OLD BOY IN IT MEANT HE COULD....
  • Police identify teen slain in Manteca Updated at
    published on Mon, 06 Jul 2015 23:17:28 GMT
    Brown was found by Manteca police officers inside a residence in the 2100 block of West Yosemite Avenue near Airport Way a few minutes after 4 a.m. on the morning of the Fourth of July. Police believe one or more suspects fired a shot into the residence and it struck Brown....
  • Manteca teen shot, killed Updated at
    published on Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:52:01 GMT
    The 15-year-old Manteca boy, whose name has not been released pending notification of family members, was visiting friends at a residence in the 2100 block of West Yosemite Avenue near Airport Way a few minutes after 4 a.m. when the shooting occurred. Police believe one or more suspects fired a shot into the residence, striking the victim....
  • Manteca Teen Dies From Gunshot Wound
    published on Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:26:30 GMT
    A 15-year-old male was was shot in the early morning July 4, on the 2100 block of West Yosemite Avenue in Manteca. Officers responded to the area and found the teen inside a residence....
  • Explosive device injures 6 teens at California house party
    published on Sun, 05 Jul 2015 02:05:26 GMT
    MANTECA, Calif. – Authorities said six teenagers were injured after someone tossed an explosive device into a backyard party in the Northern California city of Manteca....
  • Explosive Device Injures Six Teenagers
    published on Sat, 04 Jul 2015 19:50:05 GMT
    Six teenagers were hurt Friday night when an explosive device was tossed into a backyard party, according to Manteca police. Officers arrived on the 300 block of Santiago Way at roughly 11:15 p.m. in response to reports of "numerous" injuries due to an explosion....
  • Teens Injured by Explosive Device
    published on Sat, 04 Jul 2015 19:50:05 GMT
    Six teenagers in northern California were hurt Friday night when an explosive device was tossed into a backyard party, according to Manteca police. Officers arrived on the 300 block of Santiago Way at roughly 11:15 p.m. in response to reports of "numerous" injuries due to an explosion....
  • Ten Teams to Watch in 2015-16: Manteca boys basketball
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:02:15 GMT
    Imagine a starting lineup of a returning section semifinalist high school boys basketball team with three players at 6-foot-7 or taller. A little bit intimidating, isn't it? Now imagine all three of them are All-Area, if not All-Section caliber players, two of whom are related and have played AAU basketball together? And thus, Manteca boys basketball hopes to strike fear in the hearts of its opponents this coming season, and then strike down those same opponents with authority....
  • Manager Named for New Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Opening in Rocklin, California
    published on Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:37:33 GMT
    Dan Dugger has been named store manager for the new Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World store, which opens late summer in Rocklin, California. Dugger, who has nearly 30 years retail experience, will lead a staff of 200-250 associates at the 100,000-square-foot Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World store....
  • Ten Teams to Watch in 2015-16: East Union girls soccer
    published on Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:33:23 GMT
    When a high school soccer team wins consecutive section championships, and its two most prolific players just finished their sophomore years, you know it's probably dynasty time. Such is the case with East Union girls soccer, which blanked rival Manteca 2-0 for the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III crown this May at Lincoln High....