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From Aptos

Former Stockton Mayor Gary Podesto was kind enough to comment on an upcoming story. He’s got a knee on ice after surgery last week but said he’s well otherwise. He and his wife sold their beach home south of Santa Cruz and they’re building a new one in the hills of Le Selva Beach, also […]

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The rift

David Siders, The Record’s former city hall reporter, dipped into his old beat from his perch at The Sacramento Bee, where he now covers Gov. Jerry Brown. He banged out this story detailing the fight between City Manager Bob Deis and theĀ  Stockton Police Officers’ Association, which Siders says is “approaching an all-out war.” The […]

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Podesto fire letter in full

There’s been continued interest in former Mayor Gary Podesto‘s recent letter to The Record in opposition to Measure H. Click here to read the letter in full.

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Podesto on fire dispute

Former Mayor Gary Podesto wrote from his home in La Selva Beach a single-spaced, two-page letter to The Record recently in opposition to Measure H, the city ballot measure that aims to change the provisions in the city charter that dictate how the fire chief is hired and eliminates binding arbitration for labor disputes with […]

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