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Who owns the water? That's the essential issue in a controversial plan to pump 26,000 acre-feet of groundwater over two years and sell it to a water district that runs from western Merced County into San Joaquin County.
The attorney for the family of a woman who was killed after being taken hostage during a Northern California bank robbery said he wants to know whether police made mistakes or suffered a communication breakdown, a newspaper reported.
The new face in charge of the county's newest town is old hat in county government, having worked for San Joaquin County for 29 years before retiring last year.
You never know what's going to show up on the various Facebook sites dedicated to Stockton and San Joaquin County history.
Behind the employees behind the counter of the San Joaquin County departments fixing roads, issuing permits or providing health care is the mostly even further behind-the-scenes Human Resources division, recruiting and hiring and otherwise keeping track of the roughly 6,500 jobs to be done in county government.
San Joaquin County has emerged as one of several sites considered for Tesla Motors Inc.'s battery plant, expected to cost $5 billion and generate about 6,500 jobs.
The Junior League of San Joaquin County is hosting a social from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19 at Mezzo, 3499 Brookside Road.
All of San Joaquin County, and 58 percent of the state, is now considered to be in a state of "exceptional" drought, federal officials said today.
There were 58 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
Still expanding rapidly in its third year, this event features appearances by actors Danny Glover and Denise Crosby and includes 41 other "guests" as it continues pursuing a goal: "To raise awareness of outstanding artists in the San Joaquin Valley" and provide a perspective on pop culture that includes comics, card games, video games, cards, ... (more)
Air crews plan to spray mosquito-killing pesticide in the rural and Delta areas west of Stockton as early as Thursday night.
KCRA 3 First Alert Weather meteorologist Tamara Berg is tracking the heat as well as more thunderstorms for the Sierra.
The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office is holding another citizens academy, where it tries to forge stronger ties with the community through a 12-week course.
More than 1,000 friends, family, community members and civic leaders gathered Monday at Bear Creek Community Church to cry, laugh and say goodbye to Misty Jean Holt-Singh.
There were 50 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Monday.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 12:16 am
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