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 …

27th Annual Ripon / Menlo Park Emergency Vehicle Show Recap

by Joanna Metheny / Photos courtesy of Joanna Metheny Saturday October 7th marked the 27th annual joint Ripon and Menlo Park Police Car Show and Recruitment Fair. The event began as …

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 …

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 …

Press Release Officer Involved Shooting – Tornell Circle February 28, 2017

On February 26, at approximately 2:56 am, Stanislaus County Deputies responded to a 911 call at a business located in the 4000 block of Sisk Road in Modesto. The report was …