Horses That Heal

by Kathy Cragin Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend with your family? Triple H Youth Ranch will be hosting their First Annual Open House Fundraiser on Saturday …

The Return of The Ripon Farmers Market

-by Kathy Cragin If you’ve driven down the Main Street of Ripon on a Thursday evening this summer, you’ve probably noticed a crowd of local folks gathered outside Studio Joy. These …

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 …

RCAF Press Release

Dear Community Member, It’s a well-known fact that school improvements enhance a student’s desire to learn and compete at their full potential. The RCAF has installed $1.8m in donated improvements since …

Letter to the Editor – Vince Hobbs

I’ve worked with the district as a volunteer for 11 years, I’ve sat on their Master Planning Committee tasked with helping to formulate a master plan for facilities. I’ve seen the …

Measure “I” is for INTEREST – $50M worth

The numbers are in, and Measure “I” doesn’t add up. Measure I will cost Ripon property owners approximately $14,000 per household over 40 years. The current RUSD bond request means your …

A Parent’s Perspective on Measure I

“Invest In Our Kids”. “Impact Our Kids”. The sweet sound of those sentences. Of course I want my three children to be positively impacted! Equally as wonderful would be if each community …