Sunday, June 2, 2013 6:11 pm
Several Members of Congress spoke out against the current Bay-Delta Conservation Plan and what they consider the lack of input afforded their constituents at a press conference in Sacramento last week.
Friday, March 15, 2013 12:00 am
California water officials released on Thursday the first part of a $23 billion plan to restore and protect the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta ecosystem and guarantee a stable water supply for millions of Californians.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 12:00 am
Cathleen Galgiani, who became state senator for the Lodi-Galt area in December, describes herself as more moderate than most Democrats at the State Capitol.
Monday, May 21, 2012 12:00 am
As the only Democrat in the 5th Senate District race, Cathleen Galgiani faces a likely battle with either Republican Bill Berryhill or Leroy Ornellas in November's general election.
Thursday, May 17, 2012 12:00 am
Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, and Democratic Reps. George Miller, Mike Thompson, Doris Matsui and John Garamendi criticized the newest version of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan and called for a delay in putting it into effect.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 12:00 am
Elected officials from the Lodi area are among those trying to
convince authors of a plan that may send Delta waters to the
southern San Joaquin Valley and Los Angeles Basin to change their
Monday, October 31, 2011 12:00 am
The public has until Nov. 16 to comment on the proposed Bay Delta
Conservation Plan, which is designed to provide for the
conservation and management of the Delta, and improve water
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 6:41 pm
Cathleen Galgiani may be representing south San Joaquin County
and parts of Stanislaus and Merced counties in the Assembly, but
she’s very familiar with Lodi.
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 12:00 am
San Joaquin County officials have been told it’s doubtful that
they will get any federal earmarks for pet projects, so they came
up with a new idea last week: How about relaxing expensive
regulations imposed on local governments?
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 10:00 pm
Democratic Rep. Jerry McNerney has been re-elected to a third
term in a Northern California congressional district, fending off a
challenge from Republican David Harmer. McNerney held a lead of
nearly 2,500 votes on Wednesday with less than 1,900 ballots left
to be counted.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 12:00 am
The Jack Tone Ranch lost its matriarch, who raised champion
Arabian horses, on Thursday when Marjory Francis Woodworth Tone
died at the age of 95.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 12:19 am
It was too close to call in the race between two-term
Congressional incumbent Jerry McNerney and Republican challenger
David Harmer in the 11th Congressional District. The result likely
will remain in doubt until the election is officially
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 12:00 am
It will be a rematch between two long-time San Ramon Valley
residents for the right to represent Galt and Thornton in the
Assembly. Incumbent Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, will square off in the
Nov. 2 election against San Ramon Mayor Abram Wilson in the 15th
Assembly District, which ranges from Elk Grove to North Stockton,
then across the Delta to the Brentwood area and the Livermore and
San Ramon valleys.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 12:00 am
David Harmer, who won the Republican primary last week for the
11th Congressional District, raised about $600,000 for his
campaign, he said.
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 12:00 am
David Harmer, of San Ramon, defeated Brad Goehring, of Clements,
in the campaign to determine who will try to oust Democrat Jerry
McNerney from his congressional seat.
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 12:00 am
Republicans face what seems to be a difficult choice in deciding
who is best-equipped to battle incumbent Democrat Jerry McNerney in
the 11th Congressional District race this year.
Thursday, May 13, 2010 12:00 am
Career: Harmer is an attorney who first served
on the staff of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee. Since then, he
has been a fellow at the Pacific Legal Foundation and Heritage
Foundation. He has had a book on education reform published by the
Cato Institute. All are politically conservative non-profits. In
November, Harmer lost a race for Congress against former Democratic
Lt. Gov. John Garamendi, in the heavily Democratic 10th
Congressional District. He is 47 years old.
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 12:00 am
Congressional candidate David Harmer said that a lot of issues
are important, but you can only have one issue that's the most
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 12:00 am
One of the six Republicans in the 11th Congressional District
race this year announced on Monday that he was dropping out of the
race and lending his support to a newcomer who entered the race on
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 12:00 am
With a lawsuit pending against the state, a former state
legislator from Linden and the son of Rep. John Garamendi, D-Walnut
Grove, have been hired to tell the community why a large prison
hospital would be good for the county.
Wednesday, November 4, 2009 12:00 am
Voters in Northern California traded one reliable Democrat for
another by electing a career politician who will back the Obama
administration's health care reform efforts and other
Lt. Gov. John Garamendi hugs his wife, Patti, after being declared the winner in the 10th Congressional District race, at his campaign headquarters in Walnut Creek on Tuesday. Garamendi defeated Republican challenger David Harmer in Tuesday's special election to replace Rep. Ellen Tauscher, a Democrat, who was appointed to a State Department position earlier this year.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Friday, August 14, 2009 10:00 pm
Lodi's new state-owned fire engine is having its first big fire
mission - it's one of five San Joaquin County fire vehicles
battling a blaze in Santa Cruz County.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 10:00 pm
Growing up in Flint, Mich., G.M. "Pooch" Pucilowski said he
didn't learn or know much about wine.
Sunday, May 31, 2009 10:00 pm
A former Lodi
News-Sentinel copy editor is making a run at the
soon-to-be-vacant 10th Congressional District seat based in the