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Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) directors met last Wednesday, July 3 to review three proposed by-district voting maps and designate three voting districts on each map to be up for election in November 2020, and amended the general manager’s employment contract.

If you enjoy good wine, scrumptious food and also have a taste for history, you won’t want to miss the 9th annual Sip & Snack at the Mac. Area wineries, breweries and restaurants will be serving their finest on Saturday, July 27, beginning at 6 p.m. Galt Area Historical Society President…

The annual Galt Independence Day Celebration started early Thursday morning as over 100 participants gathered for the 7th annual Officer Kevin Tonn 5K Fun Run. Police Chief Tod Sockman, among others, said a few words about Officer Tonn before the race began. Sockman talked about some of Tonn…

In a battle where the players are equivalent to the Biblical characters of David and Goliath, Herald Fire Protection District (HFPD) finds itself in a face-off with Sacramento Municipal Utilities District (SMUD) over what fire officials say they need to keep the area and its residents safe f…

It’s a humble little building that you might have passed many times without taking notice but its significance has not been lost on the keepers of Galt legacies. The Liberty Schoolhouse, affectionately called the Little Red Schoolhouse, was generously bequeathed to the Galt Area Historical S…

Trustees of the Galt Joint Union High School District met June 11 for their last regular meeting before taking a quick summer break. During the meeting, trustees changed the day of the week for their meetings for the rest of the year, approved a 6 percent salary increase for the superintende…

Sports

Hayden Partain’s first-half strike lifted Sacramento Republic FC to a 1-0 win at home over Portland Timbers 2 in front of a sold-out crowd at Papa Murphy’s Park on Saturday night.

Tony Romo won the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course in Stateline, Nevada on July 14 after he scored 71 points to beat out Mark Mulder (61) and Mardy Fish and Derek Lowe (57 points apiece). Jack Wagner, Case Keenum, Jeremy Roenick and Steph Curry followed to finish w…

On July 21-27, the USA Softball 14U Class A Girls Fastpitch National Championship will take place at Maidu Park in Roseville and Foskett Park in Lincoln. USA Softball of Sacramento helped to bring the prestigious, weeklong event to northern California.

Lifestyle

Thanks to the hard work of Vice Mayor Shawn Farmer, Loren Thompson of Spaans Cookies, the Galt District Chamber of Commerce, the Galt Sesquicentennial Committee, Express Type and Graphics and a team from Galt Public Works, the Galt Sesquicentennial banner proudly hangs over C Street. Reminis…

When half of your family is in the medical field and the other half in the Navy, you have a choice to make. Galt High School graduate Angela Brush decided to follow in her grandparents’ footsteps and join the Navy. But after being medically discharged for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD…

If you enjoy good wine, scrumptious food and also have a taste for history, you won’t want to miss the 9th annual Sip & Snack at the Mac. Area wineries, breweries and restaurants will be serving their finest on Saturday, July 27, beginning at 6 p.m. Galt Area Historical Society President…

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