Tuesday, December 3, 2013 4:15 pm
Chairman Ken Vogel broke a tie between county supervisors on Tuesday by voting to denying an appeal of the planning commission’s decision not to grant a Lodi woman permission to open a small winery near Highway 12.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 4:05 pm
With one county supervisor absent from Tuesday’s meeting, the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors was unable to decide whether to grant a Lodi woman permission to open a small winery.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 6:58 pm
San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors voted not to allow a landfill to expand within the borders of the Stockton Metropolitan Airport during a meeting Tuesday afternoon.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 3:54 pm
The San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors voted against expanding the county jail on Tuesday, forcing the Sheriff’s Office to find alternative solutions to the current overcrowded facility.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 12:00 am
The Woodbridge Wilderness Area may be open additional days this year if it doesn't put a major dent in San Joaquin County's pocketbook.
Saturday, March 2, 2013 12:00 am
I wish to clarify my alleged statements in your story published Feb. 23. I did not pledge to violate regulations, and I do not intend to construct anything — including an ag store with a deli — against county regulations and approval. These are the words of the writer.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 5:44 pm
An angry Larry Lawrence pledged on Tuesday to violate regulations and construct a large agricultural store on his Viaggio Winery property on the Mokelumne River northwest of Lodi.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 12:00 am
After a two-hour public hearing on Tuesday afternoon, a decision on whether an Acampo winery should be allowed to operate a deli and large agricultural store was postponed for a month.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:21 pm
The San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to change how supervisors' assistants are appointed, a move one supervisor said is an act of political retribution.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 11:32 pm
Voters in San Joaquin County said no Tuesday to Measure D, which would extend the county’s term limits for the Board of Supervisors and the county Board of Education to allow a third four-year term.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 11:41 am
Dean Andal, a Stockton Republican activist and a member of the California Board of Equalization, has sued the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters, claiming that a ballot measure to extend the supervisors’ term limits is misleading.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 12:00 am
San Joaquin County Supervisors Ken Vogel, Steve Bestolarides, Larry Ruhstaller and Leroy Ornellas have endorsed the candidacy of Assemblyman Bill Berryhill, R-Stockton. Berryhill is running for the open 5th State Senate District against Democrat Cathleen Galgiani.
Thursday, August 9, 2012 12:00 am
Regarding Ken Vogel, Larry Ruhstaller, Steve Bestolarides and Carlos Villapudua wanting to extend the terms of their supervisor seats, Supervisor Leroy Ornelas makes sense in saying this is not the right time to unnecessarily spend $150,000 of taxpayer money. These tough economic times simply don't warrant such an expenditure.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 12:00 am
Since 1998, no one has been allowed to serve on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors for more than two four-year terms. However, a majority of the current board wants to change that.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 12:00 am
Property owners in two Morada neighborhoods got a reprieve from a possible tripling of their water rates on Tuesday.
Thursday, February 16, 2012 12:00 am
The state will finance a majority of San Joaquin County’s $115
million county jail expansion planned in French Camp, but county
officials are wondering how they can afford to staff and maintain
the jail once it’s built.
Monday, January 23, 2012 12:00 am
San Joaquin County Supervisors Ken Vogel and Larry Ruhstaller
will discuss the Delta Stewardship Council and how it could affect
land-use planning in and near the Delta during tonight's Lodi
Citizens in Action meeting.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 12:22 pm
Should San Joaquin County pour money into a new snow leopard
exhibit, or should precious tax dollars be allocated to other
projects county officials say they can't afford?
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 12:00 am
New chairman Steve Bestolarides encouraged his colleagues on the
San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors to do whatever they can to
help veterans transition from the military into civilian life.
Monday, January 9, 2012 12:00 am
Adopting a new county general plan, getting San Joaquin General
Hospital certified as a stroke center and developing plans to add
businesses surrounding Stockton Metropolitan Airport are among
Steve Bestolarides' top priorities as he becomes chairman of the
San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.
Monday, January 9, 2012 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
Thursday, January 5, 2012 12:00 am
Steve Bestolarides, who grew up in Lodi and now represents parts
of North Stockton for the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors,
will become the board's new chairman during Monday's reorganization
Friday, December 30, 2011 12:00 am
“It’s life, and life is messy.” — Assemblywoman Alyson
Huber, about her major financial and domestic issues
After being appointed to chairman of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors, Larry Ruhstaller addresses the public during the reorganization meeting in Stockton on Jan. 3, 2011.