Saturday, August 10, 2013 12:00 am
SIR Branch No. 145 will host Ron Russell as the speaker for its Tuesday meeting at 11 a.m. at the Moose Lodge, 3824 Woodbridge Road, Acampo.
Ron Russell, a retired AT&T employee, on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Russell worked for the phone company during the Cold War and Vietnam War when the U.S. military used a Lodi facility as a communications center.
Ron Russell, a retired AT&T employee, holds up a dosimeter on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. The device measures radiation levels.
Ron Russell holds a binder, one of only two items he saved while working with the military at AT&T, on Tuesday, June 25, 2013.
Saturday, July 6, 2013 12:00 am
Lodi was once home to a secret communications center that played a key role for the U.S. military during the Cold War and the Vietnam War.
Saturday, November 3, 2012 12:00 am
The two incumbents and challenger running for two seats on the Lodi City Council have all raised thousands of dollars.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 12:00 am
Edith Louise (Lane) Wilson, 85, of Acampo, died Feb. 4. She was
born on Nov. 22, 1926 in Newman.
Friday, January 7, 2011 10:41 am
I spent much of 2010 bemoaning the sad state of Hollywood
studio filmmaking. But looking over a roster of the year’s most
worthwhile releases, it struck me that it might not have been such
a bad year after all. If you’re simply looking at the number of
good films released, then 2010 was certainly not one for the books
— but if you focus on the quality of the very best releases, few as
they may have been, things start to look a bit different.
Friday, August 13, 2010 12:00 am
When it comes to the Lodi Extreme's experience at the 2010 Babe
Ruth 12U World Series, one phrase seems appropriate to sum it up —
Saturday, February 27, 2010 12:00 am
In 2009, San Joaquin County employed 483 people who made
$100,000 or more. That's up by 33 positions from the previous
Saturday, January 16, 2010 12:00 am
The end of the decade coincides with the 10-year anniversary of
this column, and what better way to mark the occasion than with an
obsessive ranking of the decade's best films?
Monday, April 13, 2009 10:00 pm
John Russell, 47, formerly of Galt, died on April 5. He was born
on Oct. 30, 1961, in Santa Maria.
Friday, August 29, 2008 10:00 pm
For the past couple weeks, even television coverage of the
Olympics and political party conventions has been more interesting
than the dull crop of new releases rolling out to theaters.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 10:00 pm
R. Dale Edwards has been inducted as the Lodi Rotary Club's
2008-09 president. Edwards is the senior pastor of Century Assembly
and has been a member of the Lodi club for eight years. His term
officially began July 1.
Monday, May 26, 2008 10:00 pm
A Lodi man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly
weapon Saturday after allegedly stabbing a man in the back with a
pocket knife the day before, according to Lodi police.
Thursday, December 20, 2007 10:00 pm
It's no secret. The professional sports landscape in Northern
California has seen better days.
Friday, June 29, 2007 10:00 pm
In the small Oregon town of Astoria, former Lodi residents Pam
and David Armstrong have built the newest phase of their lives. In
Astoria, strangers say hello to one another. It is normal for an
apartment to rent for $400 a month. A main tourist attraction is
"The Goonies" house, where the cult classic was filmed. It's an old
logging and fishing community, where cruise ships drop off tourists
and the Columbia River separates the small town from Washington
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 10:00 pm
Two companies with Lodi ties, General Mills and Wal-Mart, are
among businesses nationwide to be honored for having female
Thursday, December 21, 2006 10:00 pm
Gus is willing to please for a treat, and he usually gets his
Friday, May 26, 2006 10:00 pm
A Lodi man accused of taking $50,000 from his 94-year-old
grandmother's bank account pleaded not guilty Friday to 24 felony
Friday, June 17, 2005 10:00 pm
Stockton 99 Speedway is already historic. It's the fastest
NASCAR quarter-mile, paved oval west of the Mississippi, and it's
been the area's only NASCAR track since 1959.
Thursday, June 9, 2005 10:00 pm
Monday, September 20, 2004 10:00 pm
Placer Sierra Bancshares, which recently made an offer to
purchase the Bank of Lodi's parent company, announced on Monday it
will be included on the Russell 3000 index in late September.
Friday, June 4, 2004 10:00 pm
Woodbridge Golf and Country Club
Friday, October 3, 2003 10:00 pm
How much does it cost to feed a hungry bear? How much does it
cost to feed four hungry bears?