The Fate of Ripon’s Fireworks Show

by Joanna Metheny Most have probably heard by now that Ripon will not be having our annual fireworks show at Mistlin Park this Fourth of July. This wildly popular event typically …

Something in the water? Ripon cancer diagnoses continue to rise

by Joanna Metheny In the past few weeks, most of Ripon’s residents have likely heard at least something about the apparent rise in cases of pediatric cancer surrounding Weston Elementary. With …

VFW Meeting on Ripon Cancer Rate

This is information that we copied off of the Ripon California Facebook page that we believe residents would want to know about: “There will be a meeting at the VFW hall …

International Student Placements (ISP) is looking for host families

Are you an empty nester? Are you interested in learning about another culture? Do you want to pay it forward? If you said yes to any of these questions, we have …

Press Release: Meagan and Nicole Warwick to Sign with Azusa Pacific University

Modesto, CA – Meagan and Nicole Warwick (twin sisters) of Modesto Christian School will be signing a Letter of Intent with Azusa Pacific University and joining APU’s Track and Field Team …

Modesto Attorney Victim in Manteca Taco Bell Shooting

Manteca, CA – Authorities have released the name of the victim that was shot multiple times in a Taco Bell parking lot in Manteca on Tuesday night. Stephen Cain, 60, was …

Update on deceased person found in Stanislaus River

From Modesto Police Department Shortly after 1:00 PM yesterday, Ripon Police and Fire personnel responded to a call of a person floating in the Stanislaus River near Ripon, CA. Deputies from …

Suspect in Manteca Murder Arrested in Ripon

Ripon, CA – An 18-year old man was arrested near Kiwi Ct. and Blossom Dr. in Ripon early this morning in connection with a shooting death in a fast food parking …

Police Investigate Body Found In Stanislaus River

*Updates will be posted at the bottom* From the Ripon Police Department: At approximately 1 pm Ripon Police and Fire Department units responded to the Stanislaus River near the Spring Creek …

FBI Comes to Ripon

by Mike Morais Many Ripon residents may know that our little town is home to one of the greatest police departments around as well as the Central Valley branch of California’s …