Friday, August 30, 2013 12:00 am
Officer Dan Carter and his dog, Jax, are now certified and have begun work at the Galt Police Department.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 12:00 am
New Galt police Officer Nathan Meyerdick and his canine partner, Hunter, recently completed the necessary certifications and started work together Monday. The duo underwent five weeks of training.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 12:00 am
Although he likely won’t be on the streets until August when his training is completed, the Galt Police Department has obtained a new police dog.
Friday, May 3, 2013 12:00 am
The Galt Police Department has moved two of its current officers into the K9 division. Officers Nathan Meyerdick and Dan Carter will replace slain Officer Kevin Tonn and Officer Brian Nino, who has taken a job with the Monterey Police Department after eight years in Galt. His last day is May 12.
Bo and his handler, Officer Brian Nino, have been the Galt Police Department's sole K-9 team since Officer Kevin Tonn was killed in the line of duty in January. Bo has been retired following a career-ending injury, leaving the department with no dogs.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 12:00 am
The Galt Police Department's lone dog has suffered a career-ending injury and is retiring immediately, leaving the department without any working police dogs.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:00 am
While the Galt Police Department is determining what to do about police dog Yaro and adding another K9 officer to the unit, a local resident is spearheading fundraising efforts in honor of fallen Officer Kevin Tonn.
Friday, August 13, 2010 12:00 am
Ten candidates filed for three open positions on the Galt City
Council. Below are the names of the Galt residents who signed in
support of their candidacy. The names were transcribed from written
Wednesday, May 28, 2008 10:00 pm
In 1968, Estrellita High School opened its doors on C Street at
what is now the Estrellita Ballroom. Forty years later, that same
high school opened doors for 109 students by graduating its largest
class ever Wednesday night.
Monday, July 23, 2007 10:00 pm
A lone hot spot was still smoldering Monday afternoon at Leen
and Paula De Snayer's dairy, two weeks after fire gutted their
barn, destroying more than 1,700 tons of hay, and causing nearly
$500,000 in damages.
Wednesday, June 15, 2005 10:00 pm
Three police officers have been added to the Galt Police
Department this year after the City Council added the positions to
Monday, June 6, 2005 10:00 pm
Juanita Ramirez and Emilio Neri, of Lodi, a boy, Emilio Frank
Neri Jr., born May 2, 2005.
Wednesday, January 12, 2005 10:00 pm
The first tangible result of the Galt City Council adding two
police officer positions to the city budget surfaced Tuesday, when
Brian Nino served his first shift for the Galt Police