The Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) board on June 5 held their first public hearing on reforms that will change how voters elect the district’s directors in future elections. Plans are to have the CSD’s new system in place by the November 2020 election.

Federal prosecutors announced Monday that Galt resident Robert Pierre Duncan, 24, of Galt was arrested by FBI agents May 31. Agents also apprehended Eva Symone Christian, 22, of Sacramento, on June 14.

The Galt District Chamber of Commerce met at the Comfort Inn on June 12 to discuss resolutions to the waste removal rate hikes raised up to 600 percent on some local businesses with many business owners fired up over the issue.

For Jeremy Rappleye, life and work have been a combination of luck and hard work, held together with a good sense of humor and curiosity. After attending both Yale and Oxford universities, he was hired as an associate professor of educational philosophy at Kyoto University in Japan.

A couple dozen interested residents attended three of the four public meetings hosted by the city officials in the Parks and Rec department over the last week. The meetings were giving the public the opportunity to voice their wildest dreams of what they would like several parks in town to l…

Continuing with modernization and new construction plans, Galt Joint Union High School District officials broke ground on the new Career Technical Education (CTE) two-story science building at Galt High School Tuesday, June 11, as well as held a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the near c…


The Galt Gators defeated Rio Vista in an away on June 15 by a resounding 430.5-331.5 to add to their league win total.

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series haulers will kick off the series’ annual visit to Northern California  by rolling through the streets of Sacramento at the ninth annual NASCAR Hauler Parade on Thursday, June 20.


Calendar items for the About Town section of The Galt Herald will be accepted for all local nonprofit events held for the community, and for nonprofit fundraising events at the discretion of the editor. Calendar items must be received by 12 p.m. on Monday to ensure publication in the Wednesd…

Contained within the digital photo library of the Galt Area Historical Society are several photos with unidentified citizens, and this is one of them. The photo looks like it dates from the 1930s and is a small store. There are numerous products identified, such as Kellogg’s Corn Flakes, Fol…

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