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 …

Obituary – Pearl Ora Hackett

Pearl Ora Hackett   3/24/1924 to 2/6/2017 Pearl passed in her sleep with David and Kaie Hackett by her side. Pearl was born in Makoti N.D., to Ben and Mabel Stafslien, on March 24, …

Obituary – Clarence (Van) Vandenberg

A celebration of the life of Clarence (Van) Vandenberg will be held on Saturday, May 14th at Los Gatos Lodge, 50 Los Gatos Saratoga Road, Los Gatos, CA from 11:00am to …