Lodi Parachute Center Skydiver Dies After Chute Gets Tangled on DescentA parachutist at the Skydive Lodi Parachute Center in Acampo died Saturday after her parachute got tangled on the way down, according to the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office.
'We See The Train Coming Down The Track'; San Joaquin Valley Runs Out Of ICU Beds The number of available intensive care unit beds in California’s San Joaquin Valley plummeted to zero for the first time Saturday, state officials announced as ICU units fill up statewide amid spiking COVID-19 cases.
Lodi Police Officer Rescues Disabled Man from Oncoming TrainA local police officer pulled a man from a wheelchair that was stuck on railroad tracks seconds before the train came past, in a dramatic rescue caught on the officer's body camera.
Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among StaffThe largest health care facility in Lodi announced it has temporarily suspended admission of non-COVID-19 patients because the hospital has experienced a surge in positive cases among its staff.
Attorney: 1,200 California Pastors Agree To Reopen May 31 In Defiance Of Stay-At-Home OrderMore than 1,200 California pastors say they will resume in-person services on May 31 in defiance of Gov. Gavin Newsom's stay-at-home order to slow the spread of the new coronavirus.
Pilot Walks Away From Plane Crash In Open Field In LodiA pilot crash landed in an open field in Lodi, and fortunately suffered only minor injuries.
Lodi Church Holds Palm Sunday Prayer In Parking Lot Despite Orders To Close Amid COVID-19 CrisisA Lodi church ordered to close and refrain from all physical gatherings during the coronavirus crisis went ahead with Palm Sunday prayer in the church parking lot saying that the order to close goes against the U.S. Constitution.
Prosecutors End Old Terrorism Case Against Lodi Man Hamid HayatFederal prosecutors in California on Friday ended what once was among the nation's highest profile anti-terrorism cases.
Lodi McDonald's Employees Call Police After Woman Mouths 'Help Me' At Drive-ThruWhen a woman walked up to the counter of a McDonald's in the Central Valley, the employees likely expected her to order a Big Mac or large fries. Instead, she begged them to help her.
Skydiver Killed By Big Rig On Highway 99 Went 'Too Far Downwind'An experienced skydiver who was killed when she crashed into the back of a big rig on Highway 99 near Acampo went "too far downwind" to avoid the busy freeway, the owner of the jump center said Friday.
Lodi Man Freed After Terrorism Conviction OverturnedA Lodi man who spent more than 14 years in prison on terrorism charges has been released from prison, nearly two weeks after a federal judge overturned his conviction.
District Relents, Allows High School Newspaper To Publish Student Porn Worker's StoryA Northern California high school newspaper story about a student working in the porn industry created a standoff between district officials who wanted to kill the story and student journalists who had to fight to tell it.
Funeral Held for Boy Whose Yemeni Mother Sued U.S. To Be With HimFuneral services for a 2-year-old boy whose Yemeni mother sued the Trump administration to allow her to visit the child before he died were held Saturday afternoon in Lodi.
Deaths May Have Triggered Federal Raid On Lodi Skydiving CenterFBI and other federal agents this week seized credit card receipts, skydiving release forms and videos of people skydiving from a skydiving center in central California that has recently seen several deaths.
Lodi Police Answer Holiday 911 Call From The Heart While it wasn't a typical 911 call, the request for help was emotional and tugged at the heartstrings of the Lodi police.