News

School’s out – but it’s not summer, or spring or winter break. Responding to direction from Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) recommendations, all local school districts have shuttered their doors at least until after the planned spring break. If all goes well, most area students …

The city of Galt has expanded its measures to protect the local community against the spreading of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) by closing its offices, the Galt Market, Parks and Recreation programs and park facilities through April 5.

Many local Galt businesses will suffer financially after the latest directive issued by California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday and Sacramento County’s directive late afternoon Tuesday.

Sports

Ending his final league season at the top of the league’s scoring leaders and at the top of the Sac-Joaquin Section’s scoring list for the 2019-20 boys basketball season, Jalen Patterson earned another honor as he was voted as the Sierra Valley Conference MVP.

The Galt Warriors earned one All-League honor and the Liberty Ranch Hawks had three All-League athletes after the conclusion of the 2020 season in a list that was released by the Sierra Valley Conference earlier this month. No Coach of the Year was named.

Lifestyle

The executive board of Galt Area Historical Society (GAHS) announced early this week that it has canceled Kite Day, originally scheduled for April 5; the Ladies Tea, scheduled for May 9; and the monthly Open House at the Rae all due to county and state efforts to slow down the spread of the …

Monday, March 23, Galt Joint Union High School District (GJUHSD) officially launched their high school classes onto Canvas, a website for students and teachers, to allow for out-of-class learning. While COVID-19, the designation for the Coronavirus, which has swept the world, keeps us at hom…

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