1 Dead After Crash Involving Shipping Containers, 3 Cars Near MantecaOne person was killed in a crash involving multiple vehicles on Highway 120 Thursday morning.
Manteca Residents Worried Drought May Have Harmed Trees Along Highway 120The small trees are held up with stakes, and a Manteca business owner says he’s concerned the trees may have been neglected, and that the project was a waste of taxpayer money.
Businesses Along Highway 120 Relieved To Have Road Closure LiftedFirefighters are getting a good handle on the Rim Fire and now a major road into Yosemite National Park is back open, meaning businesses are getting ready to put things back in place.
Rim Fire Burns 125,000 Acres, Crosses Yosemite National Park BoundaryGov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for the fire that has burned 125,620 acres—growing five times larger since Wednesday—and is only 1 percent contained. The fire northeast of Groveland in the Stanislaus National Forest has closed a 4-mile stretch of Highway 120, one main path into Yosemite on the west side.
Yosemite Road Closed By Rockslide Set To ReopenA road on a busy entrance to Yosemite National Park will be reopening ahead of schedule on Saturday after a giant rockslide damaged part of it in January.
Crews Expect To Clear Rockslide Off Yosemite Freeway By SaturdayA busy highway in Yosemite National Park is set to reopen, just a week after house-side boulders crashed down on it during last week's storm.
Burglary Suspect Shoots Escalon Police OfficerAn Escalon police officer is recovering after being shot by a burglary suspect who grabbed the officer’s gun during a struggle, according to officials.