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Voting can come early if you choose with the new voting procedures in Sacramento County. Tried and tested during the primary election in June, the new process allows voters to drop off their ballots at designated drop box locations around the county beginning the second week of October – don…

Editor’s note: This article is part of an ongoing series of articles that features accomplished Galt area graduates. If you are interested in being considered as part of this series or you know a GHS or LRHS graduate with notable accomplishments, career or otherwise, please email Faith Lewis…

Last week, the State of California Department of Education released the Smarter Balanced Assessment Test Results (SBAC) based on testing done in spring of this year. Students are tested in two categories, English Language Arts/Literacy and Math. The results for students in the Galt Joint Uni…

The eight candidates vying for three open City Council seats met at the Galt High School Auditorium on Oct. 3 to meet constituents and answer questions from Bonnie Rodriguez, managing editor of The Galt Herald. The Galt District Chamber of Commerce and The Galt Herald sponsored the forum. Pu…

The six candidates for Galt Joint Union High School District Trustees met on Oct. 4 at the Galt High Auditorium to meet voters and answer questions from Bonnie Rodriguez, managing editor of The Galt Herald. The Galt District Chamber of Commerce and The Galt Herald sponsored the candidate forum.

At the Oct. 2 Galt City Council regular meeting, after hearing annual reports from the Beautification Committee Chair Barbara Payne, Mark Clarkson, deputy director of Public Works, gave response to a request from City Council on whether a stop sign policy was needed. Then, residents and busi…

Sports

After being held scoreless in the first and third quarters, the Galt Warriors were outpaced by Rosemont on Oct. 12 in a home game that sent the Warriors to their third league loss.

Lifestyle

Galt District Chamber of Commerce members gather at Galt Raley’s to award the local grocer as the Business of the Month. Raley’s has been a strong supporter of local events, including those of the Chamber and other area nonprofits. Manager Allen Mejia, along with members of his staff, were c…

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