San Joaquin County Latest To Issue Mask Recommendation To All As Delta Variant SpreadsSan Joaquin County is the latest in Northern California to recommend all residents, even if fully vaccinated, wear masks indoors in public settings amid an increase in coronavirus Delta variant cases.
Grand Jury Releases Report On San Joaquin County's 'Fragmented' COVID ResponseA scathing report was released on San Joaquin County's response to COVID-19 raising questions as to whether the county could have stopped the spread sooner and prevented some of the deaths.
Man, 35, Accused Of Killing Brother In Lathrop And Carjacking 2 VehiclesThe suspect arrested after a wild crime spree that stretched from Lathrop to Ripon - and that left one person dead - has been identified.
Man Allegedly Kills Brother In Lathrop, Carjacks 2 Vehicles Before Being ArrestedA wild crime spree stretched from Lathrop to Ripon on Monday, leaving one person dead -- along with a trail of destruction.
As California Sees Surge In Homicides Amid Pandemic, Sacramento Area Counties See Even Higher IncreasesIn at least one local county, homicides nearly doubled in the span of a year.
Task Force Seizes 1.5 Tons Of Illegal Fireworks Throughout San Joaquin County In JuneApproximately 1.5 tons of illegal fireworks were confiscated in San Joaquin County in June. In just one month, arrests have been made in every city throughout the county.
'Booby Trap-Type' Explosives Found In Stockton Home During Eviction; Neighborhood EvacuatedDeputies were serving a restraining order along with an eviction notice to Robert Bradford, 35, on E. Stewart Street when several explosives were found along with various other weapons.
Star Dog Handler From Acampo Hurt In Wreck En Route To Westminster ShowThe road to this year's Westminster Kennel Club dog show passed through a pandemic and a major change of date and venue. For San Joaquin County's Bill McFadden, one of the nation's best-known dog handlers, the road also proved dangerous.
Yellow Fever Mosquito Detected In San Joaquin CountyA mosquito that can spread yellow fever was detected in San Joaquin County for the third year in a row.
Flying Ants Plaguing Galt As Swarming Season UnderwayThere's a pesky problem plaguing Galt. Several residents are dealing with ants swarming their properties and swimming pools. 
Escalon Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Gun To Protect Pet DuckPolice say an Escalon man was charged with reckless endangerment Monday morning after firing his gun into the air to defend his pet duck.