Manteca Short On Hotel Rooms As City’s Marketing Pays Off

It’s been a little crowded in Manteca this week.

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Manteca Schools Struggling To Find Teachers To Fill Gaps After Recession Layoffs

The Manteca Unified School District says it could have a crisis on its hands next year if it can’t find more certified teachers.


Holeman's booking photo. (Credit: Manteca Police Department)

Manteca Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Relationship With 16-Year-Old Student

Police say a Manteca high school teacher has been arrested on accusations he had a sexual relationship with a student.


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 17:  A customer holds $140 worth of Powerball tickets that he just purchased on May 17, 2013 in San Francisco, California.  People are lining up to purchase $2 Powerball tickets as the multi-state jackpot hits $600 million.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California Lottery, Gas Stations Let Drivers Play At The Pump

Play At The Pump allows customers to buy Quick Pick tickets from the pump with a credit or debit card, rather than stopping inside a convenience store to buy tickets.


Balser (left) and Robinson's (right) booking photos. (Credit: Salt Lake County Sheriff's Department)

Manteca Couple On The Run For 17 Years Arrested In Salt Lake City

A Manteca couple facing child molestation charges has been arrested in Salt Lake City after being on the run for 17 years.


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Driver: Setting Sun Hindered Vision Before Fatal Manteca Crash

Police in Manteca are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a man and left a child with life-threatening injuries.


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Manteca Teens Injured After Explosive Thrown Into Party

A large group of Sierra High School teens were at an unsupervised house party on Friday night when police say someone outside of the party threw the fireworks over a wall and into the backyard. Several kids were hurt, but Rangel’s daughter and her two friends suffered the worst.


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Manteca Police Searching For Suspect In Teen’s Shooting

The 15-year-old was shot and killed in the early morning hours on Saturday. Investigators say the shooting happened around 4 a.m. while the teen was visiting friends at a home off of West Yosemite Avenue.



‘Homemade Bomb’ Thrown Into Manteca Backyard, Injuring Several Teens

Police say it was an intentional bombing – and whoever threw that homemade explosive over a wall and into a house party is still on the loose.



Several Teens In Manteca Injured After Explosion At Party

Several teenagers are hurt after an explosion at a party in Manteca. It happened just after 11 p.m. Friday last night on the 300 block of Santiago Way.


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Construction Could Stop In Central Valley Cities Without State Funds For Levees

Houses and businesses are popping up in Lathrop and Manteca, but even in a drought, city officials worry a levee holding back the San Joaquin River can put them at risk of losing it all.



Manteca Water Park Project Raises Eyebrows In Drought

The Manteca City Council says it expects tourism dollars to flood in if it gets water to flow down the slides again. The city has the land and McWhinney Real Estate Services has the plan to develop a new Great Wolf Resort.