The Smoke Signal

YouTube’s Demonetization Policies Have Been Infuriating Its Users

Kevin Valdez, Journalist

April 17, 2018

Filed under Community, News

With a recent shooting that happened at YouTube’s headquarters at San Bruno, California and the backstory of the suspect, people should be reminded about how other YouTube users reacted negatively to changes to the site a...

Stepping Stone to Nationals

Andrew Goodspeed

April 4, 2018

Filed under Community

On March 3rd Ripon Jrotc held their 2nd annual Drill competition. The main categories for the comp were Armed and Unarmed. The competition was against Seaside High School, East Union High School, Manteca High School, Lathrop ...

Almond Blossom: A Farmer’s Perspective

Abby Pendleton

March 9, 2018

Filed under Community

  In the little town of Ripon, the annual Almond Blossom festival and parade is an exciting and all-around fun time of the year for citizens to have the opportunity to celebrate this season of growth.  It takes place...

Ripon Coffeehouse: New ownership, New Menu

Claire DeKruyf, Journalist

March 9, 2018

Filed under Community

The Ripon Coffeehouse, which was formerly known as the Ripon Cafe, now has a new owner, new menu, and a new style. Owner Harish Patel is bringing his ideas from his other coffee shop in Tracy called Barista’s and bringing them t...

Vehicle Break-Ins

Vehicle Break-Ins

February 26, 2018

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