Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 am
Ten years ago, the city of Galt received an award for the greatest increase in the number of blood donors, with 83 percent of employees participating in an annual drive.
Monday, July 1, 2013 1:33 pm
With a high over 100 degrees for the fourth straight day, Lodi and Galt both opened cooling centers Monday to make sure residents survive an unrelenting heat wave.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 am
Since 1952, when the hospital first opened its doors in Lodi, those of us who volunteer and work at Lodi Memorial Hospital, now Lodi Health, have sincerely appreciated the strong loyalty and support of the community members we serve.
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 12:00 am
Fred Hoffman recently spent some time in the new cardiac unit at Lodi Memorial Hospital. After open-heart surgery at a Sacramento hospital last year, the Herald resident drove to the center on South Fairmont Avenue and rode a stationary bicycle or walked on a treadmill while nurses monitored his heart rate, three days a week for 12 weeks.
Saturday, April 6, 2013 5:32 pm
Big dogs. Small dogs. Fluffy dogs. Funny dogs. Dogs with bandanas and dogs who go bananas. Galt’s furriest friends gathered at the Monterey Dog Park on Lake Park Avenue on Saturday for a casual contest to find the best dogs around.
Cancer survivor Liz Aguire on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Aguire spends time sharing her experience with others to help them cope with a lung cancer diagnosis.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 12:00 am
As Galt’s elected city clerk, Liz Aguire wears many different hats.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 11:16 am
The Lodi City Council blocked JoAnne Mounce’s last appointments as mayor to several city boards and commissions after Councilman Bob Johnson accused her of not following city protocol.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 12:00 am
If you want to serve on the Lodi or Galt city councils — or a local school, water or fire district board — you had better file for election by 5 p.m. Friday.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 11:38 am
The filing period started Monday for municipal elections throughout the state, including the Lodi City Council and Galt City Council.
Thursday, July 5, 2012 12:00 am
Department heads will be able to once again receive automatic pay raises on a five-step salary schedule instead of having their pay tied to an annual performance review under a change made by the Galt City Council on Tuesday.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 12:00 am
A Sacramento company has been awarded a $4.4 million bid to construct a new replacement pump station and sewer main pipeline in Galt. The work, approved by the city council on Tuesday with a 4-0 vote, is necessary due to an aging system that is nearly at capacity.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 12:00 am
Results of Lodi Memorial Hospital board's annual election have been announced.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 12:00 am
Too few volunteers are stepping up to serve on Galt’s committees and commissions, and one Galt City Council member is looking into ways to reverse the trend.
The city’s beautification committee has been unable to meet, as there were not enough members to make the quorum required for public meetings.
The fact that the group has been short three of its members is an issue citywide — and one that has Councilman Randy Shelton concerned with volunteer recruitment and retention.
Thursday, May 26, 2011 6:17 am
City Clerk Liz Aguire won the 2011 Humanitarian Award from the
California City Clerk’s Association.
Thursday, November 4, 2010 12:00 am
If the election results hold in the close Galt City Council
race, Mark Crews, Marylou Powers and Mike Singleton will join the
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 12:00 am
Two Galt councilmen who are up for re-election surprised a
sparse audience Tuesday night when they announced that they plan to
resign before the November election.
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 12:00 am
Tonight's meeting had a bit of a surprise if you were in
attendance or watching at home. Both Darryl Clare and Andrew
Meredith announced they plan to resign in the near future.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 12:00 am
Sacramento County's Latino Democratic Club has been frustrated
about not being allowed to set up a voter registration table at
Galt's flea market for the past two weeks.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 12:00 am
Even though the Galt City Council struck down the idea of a
local hiring ordinance in December, it will be back on its agenda
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:00 am
Jeff Bryant, who served only seven months on the Galt City
Council in the late 1990s but was instrumental in the council's
slow-growth policy, died Feb. 15 in Equatorial Guinea, Africa.
Friday, October 23, 2009 12:00 am
A Lockeford soldier died Wednesday in Afghanistan when his
vehicle was attacked by an improvised explosive device.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 10:00 pm
As the discussion continued on how council members should spend
leftover travel budgets, Galt Councilman Darryl Clare suggested
bringing back discretionary accounts at the Tuesday night
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 10:00 pm
The city of Galt is considering about a $3 rate hike for water,
wastewater, storm drainage and solid waste.
Wednesday, November 5, 2008 10:00 pm
It looks more and more like incumbent Barbara Payne and former
vice mayor Randy Shelton will return to the Galt City Council, with
incumbent Tim Raboy tasting defeat after more than nine years on