Wednesday, September 25, 2013 12:00 am
U.S. Centers for Disease Control Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, in an interview with the Los Angeles Times, called Valley fever “a big and growing problem” that presents “substantial” economic and health costs for Californians.
Saturday, December 15, 2012 12:00 am
Last week, they took control at Delta College. On Friday night, the Lodi Flames varsity boys basketball players defended their home court. Two big victories over the rival Tigers in as many weeks?
Monday, June 11, 2012 12:00 am
The rate of Valley Fever in San Joaquin County was five times higher in 2011 than in 2009, and Public Health Services wants residents to understand the cause and symptoms of the disease, as exposure is most common in the summer months.
Friday, June 1, 2012 12:00 am
County officials educate residents on the causes, effects of the disease
Eric Penney, of Galt, shows his prescription of fluconazole, an
anti-fungal medication he takes daily to combat his valley fever.
Penney was diagnosed with the regional illness in January 2009.
Eric Penney, of Galt, looks at the cover of "Valley Fever
Epidemic," a book dedicated to the regional illness he was
diagnosed with in January 2009.
Chrissy Davis, of Stockton, plays with her dogs, Zen, left, and
Patience on Wednesday, July 6, 2011. Zen, a 4-year old Weimaraner,
died from complications due to valley fever on Aug. 1.
Zen, a 4-year old Weimaraner owned by Chrissy Davis, of
Stockton, died due to complications of canine valley fever on Aug.
Eric Penney, a Galt resident who was diagnosed with valley fever
in 2009, lists several of his symptoms, including fatigue, body
aches, and rashes, during an interview on Wednesday, July 6,
Saturday, September 3, 2011 12:00 am
When Stockton resident Chrissy Davis was in a state of
depression several years ago, she leaned on Zen, her peppy and
active Weimaraner, whose only goal seemed to be improving Davis'
Saturday, September 3, 2011 12:00 am
Galt resident Eric Penney was lying in the recovery room in
January 2009, after he had been strapped down and had a tube shoved
into this chest. Doctors rushed to do the emergency procedure after
a needle biopsy to study the mass in his lung went awry and his
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 12:00 am
We are looking for local residents who have ever suffered from
Valley Fever for a story on the infection. If you would be
interested in sharing your story, please contact Maggie Creamer at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 369-7035.
Saturday, June 11, 2011 12:00 am
My father celebrated his 80th birthday on June 7. And because he
is suffering from metastatic colon cancer, I put him in a nursing
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 12:00 am
On April 22, Councilwoman JoAnne Mounce walked into a doctor’s
office and received a life-changing diagnosis. She had lung
Friday, November 26, 2010 12:00 am
Flame fever has taken hold at Lodi High and all around town.
Riding the wave of momentum of two big playoff wins, including a
48-16 blowout over McNair last week in Lodi's only game at the
Grape Bowl this season, the Flames are having fun on the field and
getting better in each game.
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 12:00 am
San Francisco Giants fans who believe “Ross is Boss” or are
pushing fear of facial hair are snatching up team apparel and
celebrating at local bars, much to the delight of area
Friday, January 29, 2010 12:00 am
I came down with a cold Monday, but this one is different.
Sunday, July 12, 2009 10:00 pm
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 10:00 pm
Residents should protect themselves from the effects of this
week's heat wave, according to San Joaquin County Public Health
Services. Excessive heat brings the threat of heat-related
illnesses, from mild heat cramps to potentially life-threatening
Sunday, May 31, 2009 10:00 pm
The Stockton Lightning (3-6) used a 22-6 run in the final two
quarters to rally from a 15-point hole and upend the West Division
rival Central Valley Coyotes in a 57-56 victory at Selland Arena on
Saturday in Week 10 of arenafootball2 play.
Sunday, May 10, 2009 10:00 pm
Friday, March 6, 2009 10:00 pm
Sylvester V. Tredway was one of the Lodi area's earliest
pioneers and biggest landowners.
Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:00 pm
Police are looking for a man who allegedly raped his roommate
Wednesday and hasn't returned to the Lodi home they shared.
Friday, July 25, 2008 10:00 pm
There's nothing quite like kayaking. Any paddler will tell