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Homeless shelter crisis: Who has and hasn't declared
The clock is ticking for several cities and counties to gain access to $500 million in state funds to help with homelessness issues. Some of the earliest to declare a shelter crisis in the region were Stockton, San Joaquin County, Vacaville, and Fairfield, and a number of cities took action before t
New school board to appoint seventh member
Five new trustees who took their oath of office at the Tracy Unified School District board of education meeting Tuesday will fill a vacancy on the seven-member board by appointment in January.
Brentwood ice rink offering skating deals
The downtown Brentwood On Ice rink is in full swing this holiday season for its second year in a row. Dreamed up by Tom and Tracy Gregory, owners of Got-A-Party Inc., the couple is using the rink to give the community a place to share the spirit of the season.
California man survives two days trapped in grease vent
Authorities in California rescued a man who was trapped inside a restaurant's grease vent for about two days. Sheriffs and firefighters in Alameda County, California, received a call from a citizen claiming they heard a voice calling from help at a vacant Chinese food restaurant.
Football: Bulldogs receive all-section honors, plus all-VOL picks
Three Tracy High players made the honorable mention section of the All-Sac-Joaquin Section football team based on an annual poll of coaches from around the section. The awards are presented by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame, Sacramento Valley Chapter.
Prep Girls Basketball: Napa trounces Tracy in Wine Valley Tournament opener, 61-21
Hosting the Wine Valley Tournament, the Napa High girls basketball team routed Tracy High in its opener Thursday night, 61-21, with a stifling full-court press and 20-point outburst from junior guard Carly Johnson.
San Joaquin County Fallen Officer’s Memorial Redesign
STOCKTON (CBS13) — A group in San Joaquin County is working to redesign the Fallen Peace Officer Memorial that sits in downtown Stockton in front of the police department. Right now, the names of 19 slain officers are on the memorial, but there are more than a dozen still missing. Volunteers have sp
Video shows suspects crash truck into California gas station, steal ATM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. – Sheriff's detectives are looking for three men who stole an ATM from a Rancho Cordova gas station early Thursday morning and dramatic surveillance footage reveals how it all played out.
California shifts water from farms, cities to fish. But a Jerry Brown compromise plan isn’t dead
The State Water Resources Control Board will hold two days of hearings on a proposal to leave more of the water in the lower San Joaquin River and its three tributaries, the Tuolumne, Merced and Stanislaus.
Man stuck in grease vent of Chinese restaurant for two days: Alameda County sheriff
SAN LORENZO, Calif. (KTVU) - A man was stuck in the grease vent of an empty Chinese restaurant in San Lorenzo for two days, and was finally pulled out Wednesday morning with the help of Alameda County sheriff’s deputies and firefighters.
Tip leads to arrest of man involved in November homicide
STOCKTON — A man has been arrested in connection with a Nov. 2 homicide, and Stockton Police Department investigators are still looking for a second person who may have been involved.
DVI staff fills boxes to feed families
Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI) staff donated full Thanksgiving meals to 75 families through the Girls and Boys Clubs of Tracy. Each box contained chicken, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, cranberry sauce, and gift cards to local grocery stores within the community to purchase perish
Year in jail for beating 71-year-old
The 18-year-old who pled guilty to beating a 71-year-old Sikh man from Manteca in an altercation that went viral and united the community over the summer will serve one year in the San Joaquin County Jail.
‘Sexual favors for cigarettes’: Once facing life, multi-victim East Bay sex offender gets jail term
MARTINEZ — A Discovery Bay man accused of sexually abusing three teen girls — including by giving them marijuana, alcohol and cigarettes in exchange for sex acts — accepted a plea deal that with good behavior could see him freed within a year.
Five arrested in three October shootings in Modesto that left two dead
Modesto Police have arrested five people in connection with two homicides and an attempted homicide that occurred in October. All of the cases — all of which were shootings — were related to gang activity and drugs, said Modesto Police Department spokeswoman Sharon Bear. All five suspects are member
Suspect in Deadly Shooting Outside Popular Stockton Bar Arrested
STOCKTON — Stockton detectives have arrested a suspect in a deadly shooting outside a popular bar. Santana Sanchez was arrested on suspicion of shooting 29-year-old Wesley Major on Nov. 2 in the parking lot behind Basil’s, according to the Stockton Police Department.
Modesto suspect captured after he enters Ceres
A driver believed to be involved in a shooting and who fled Modesto Police Saturday morning was finally apprehended in Ceres after another police chase. Sgt. Trenton Johnson of Ceres Police Department heard a 5:30 a.m. call from Modesto saying they were in pursuit of a black Cadillac believed to be
Members sought for appeals board
The city of Tracy has extended the deadline for applications to sit on the Building Board of Appeals. Potential members have until Jan. 3 at 6 p.m. to file an application with the city clerk’s office. The five-person panel hears appeals of administrative decisions by city staff that deal with the Un
Wreck On Altamont Pass Road Slowing Traffic
LIVERMORE, CA — An injury crash on Altamont Pass and Greenville roads is delaying traffic this morning. The collision, which involved at least two vehicles, was reported just before 6 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
New CEO to lead Tracy Chamber of Commerce
The Tracy Chamber of Commerce has hired a new CEO who is expected to help grow membership in the business association. Tamra Spade is the president and CEO of the Ripon Chamber of Commerce. The president the board of the Tracy chamber, Chad Wood, announced her hiring earlier this week.