Saturday, August 24, 2013 6:18 am
In Tuolumne on Friday, hundreds packed their cars, prepared to leave their homes and retreat from the unpredictable flames of the massive Rim Fire just a hillside away.
Friday, July 19, 2013 12:00 am
Cosumnes Fire Department personnel, who serve Galt and Elk Grove, will receive raises only if revenue to the district increases during the contract period, which ends June 30, 2015. For every 2 percent in revenue growth, the firefighters will receive a 1 percent salary increase, up to a total of 4 percent, according to a news release.
Friday, May 10, 2013 12:00 am
Elk Grove is seeking approval to move its sphere of influence boundary south toward Galt, and at least one Galt City Council member is concerned.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 12:00 am
The Galt City Council would rather see an Elk Grove fire station shuttered by the Cosumnes Community Services District than face a brown-out in Galt with a rotating engine company.
Sunday, April 14, 2013 4:58 pm
The Cosumnes Community Services District, which provides fire service to Galt and Elk Grove, may stop staffing the Galt fire station in the eastern part of the city on a rotating basis.
Sunday, March 31, 2013 7:19 pm
The Cosumnes Community Services District's fire department, which serves Galt and Elk Grove, extended offers of employment to 10 fire recruits.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 12:00 am
The Cosumnes Community Services District Fire Department will team with local partners to bring Christmas joy to children with a toy drive for less-fortunate families.
Friday, November 30, 2012 12:00 am
Joseph Francis Corey, the Galt man suspected in the cold-blooded killing of an unarmed animal control officer on Wednesday, was a man of varied skills — and faces.
Saturday, August 18, 2012 12:00 am
Mayor Barbara Payne is being challenged by four city council candidates for one of two available seats this November. She is the only incumbent running.
Friday, July 13, 2012 12:00 am
Flames erupted in a field just north of Liberty Road early Thursday morning as firefighters trained in the already sweltering summer sun.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 12:00 am
An hours-long fire that burned down a church in Thornton injured one firefighter who was combating the blaze late Sunday.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 12:00 am
A woman's car was damaged by some sort of explosive device Sunday afternoon, and now law enforcement is asking the public to help search for suspects.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 12:00 am
Now that the boating season is in full swing, the Cosumnes Community Services District Fire Department is reminding local residents that free life jackets are available at its stations including one in Galt.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 12:00 am
The Cosumnes Community Services District is meeting a recommended response time only 60 percent of the time from emergency calls to stations in Elk Grove and Galt.
Thursday, May 17, 2012 12:00 am
Have a request to place a stoplight at a specific intersection? Want to know what the rules regarding weed abatement are?
Thursday, July 28, 2011 12:18 pm
A Galt man was arrested Monday on suspicion of setting two fires
in Galt and one in Rio Linda in July, according to John Michelini,
deputy chief of the Cosumnes Community Services District's fire
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 12:00 am
In the Middle East, Memorial Day has American soldiers thinking
about the friends they've lost and what's going on back home.
"You remember your family, wondering what they are doing,"
Eugene Peters, U.S. Army chief warrant officer, said during
Monday's keynote address at Woodbridge Masonic Cemetery.
Friday, May 27, 2011 12:00 am
Traditional Memorial Day services will be held in Lodi,
Woodbridge, Lockeford, Clements and Galt. The first one will begin
at 9 a.m. at Lodi Memorial Cemetery, and the last one is set for 1
p.m. at Woodbridge Masonic Cemetery.
Monday, February 14, 2011 6:42 am
Months before he graduated from Galt High School, Chris
Schambers heard Sacramento County was offering an emergency medical
technician class. Although he went into it thinking it would be an
easy “A” to boost his grade-point average, the decision to take the
evening course changed his life.
Thursday, December 30, 2010 12:00 am
The Galt Market was the victim of arson early Wednesday morning,
with a women’s restroom being completely destroyed and a men’s
restroom barely escaping the same fate.
Thursday, December 23, 2010 12:00 am
The holidays are a time of giving and family gatherings. But
they can also be a time of serious fire danger.
Monday, November 16, 2009 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
Friday, August 7, 2009 10:00 pm
On Aug. 18, the Delta Green project's landowners plan to ask the
Galt City Council to stop the General Plan process, but three
council members have already said they are not in favor of delaying
the planning document.
Thursday, August 6, 2009 10:00 pm
If there is a shooting at Liberty Ranch High School, it could
take 30 minutes or more for a squad car to arrive on scene.
Sunday, June 7, 2009 10:00 pm
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi area
scheduled for this week: