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 …

Ripon Kids’ Garden Club Changes Name to Oak Valley Youth Garden

by Joanna Metheny Begun in the fall of last year by two local homeschooling moms, Liz Schuiling and Sarah Darpinian, the Ripon Kids’ Garden Club officially changed their name last week …

First Responders Appreciation Day – April 1, 2017

Sent to us by Councilman Mike Restuccia I have continued to be frustrated and saddened how people in this country are disrespecting and abusing the 1st responders in our Nation, and …

Rumors about Barnwood Restaurant sale

Ripon, CA – Our team has been flooded with messages asking us about a possible sale of the Barnwood Restaurant building, property and surrounding properties.  Just like other residents in town, …

Social Media Helps Bring Back Fireworks Show

On February 15th we posted a #breakingnews post telling everyone that the Ripon Chamber Foundation announced that they will no longer be running the 4th of July Fireworks show.  They announced it at …

Body found near CA-99 in Salida

Salida, CA – Stanislaus County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the discovery of a body near CA-99, near the railroad tracks. Salida Fire Department responded to the scene around 1:30pm. The body …

Ripon – Officer involved Shooting

In the early hours of Sunday the 26th, responding to a 911 call, officers attempted to stop a woman on Sisk Road in Modesto.  She failed to stop and took Stanislaus …

Ripon Police Investigate Stanislaus County Deputy Sheriff Officer Involved Shooting in Ripon

Press Release Ripon, CA – A multi-agency investigation is currently under way for an officer-involved shooting that occurred this morning on S. Manley Road and Tornell Circle in Ripon, CA. The …

High Water on Airport Way

We took this video starting southbound on the bridge near the Manteca Sportsman’s Club.  And then we turned around and headed back northbound. Notice towards the end that the flag is …