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Our Voice: Time to leave Churchill alone
Here at the Tracy Press, we continue to research a story on city-issued credit cards for staff. We do not yet have all of the facts, and seriously doubt whether anyone else does either. Still, ther...
Feb 14, 2014 | 102 102 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor's drought of action
It is time for the governor to look beyond the immediate bandage of using 20 percent less water and finally commit to creating more storage in a water system.
Jan 23, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Voice: Press resolutions for a new year
It is the tradition, at the advent of a new year, for people to make resolutions about how they will act in the next 12 months. It therefore behooves us to offer resolutions for the Tracy Press in ...
Jan 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Voice: Lessons of 2013 - Be civil, know thyself
As we mark the passing of 2013 and welcome a new year, it is important to understand some of what the community experienced in the past 12 months so we may all learn from it.
Dec 27, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Voice: Dan Bilbrey - A life well-lived
The city of Tracy has lost a resident who was committed to serve his community effectively in a number of ways during an important era of Tracy’s history.
Nov 29, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 290 290 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Voice: Thank you, veterans
Today, we wish to call attention to the men and women who served in the Armed Forces and continue to make Tracy a better place to live.
Nov 08, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 348 348 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Voice: Wrong time for Denham's principled vote
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Oct 25, 2013 | 38 38 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
When he voted Oct. 16 to continue the shutdown of the federal government, Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock), who represents almost all of Tracy, said he was making a statement on federal spending. We’re...
Our Voice: Enough of uncivil discourse
by Press Editorial Board
Oct 18, 2013 | 13 13 comments | 403 403 recommendations | email to a friend
The First Amendment is the bedrock of journalism and the foundation of our ability as citizens to criticize those in power without fear of retribution.
Congress deserves our disappointment
by Press Editorial Board
Oct 04, 2013 | 6 6 comments | 423 423 recommendations | email to a friend
Our leaders in Washington, D.C., have openly turned on us.
Our Voice: Put "Tracy" back in Dry Bean Festival
Sep 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 482 482 recommendations | email to a friend
The Tracy Dry Bean Festival is not like it used to be.
Our Voice: Preparation behind Cordes Ranch vote
Sep 06, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 484 484 recommendations | email to a friend
Tuesday, Sept. 3, the Tracy City Council approved the annexation of, and zoning plan for, the 1,783-acre Cordes Ranch area at the western edge of town.
Our Voice: Graying of Tracy requires investment
by Tracy Press Editorial Board
Aug 23, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 531 531 recommendations | email to a friend
The issues that arise with an increasing senior population are not confined to a simple list of what people want. There are costs the city must factor in now or risk underserving almost a third of ...
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