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Sheriff-Coroner won't seek re-election
Santa Cruz County Sheriff-Coroner Phil Wowak announced last week that he will not seek re-election for a second 4-year term at the elected post. Wowak, who has spent 32 years in law enforcement — 1...
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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SVMS bond measure to appear in June ballot
It's now official. After a unanimous vote of the Scotts Valley Unified School District's Board of Trustees on Tuesday night, a proposal for a $35 million bond measure to replace the dilapidated Sco...
Feb 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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City voters pass sales tax in landslide
Voters in Scotts Valley overwhelmingly voted Tuesday, Nov. 5 to approve Measure U, a temporary sales tax meant to preserve city services against the backdrop of a bleak budgetary crisis. Preliminar...
Nov 07, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
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Measure U passes by wide margin
Voters in Scotts Valley overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to approve Measure U, a temporary sales tax meant to preserve city services against the backdrop of a bleak budgetary crisis. As 10 p.m. on Nov....
Nov 05, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sales tax measure to be decided
City of Scotts Valley residents will head to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 5 to decide the fate of Measure U, an 8-year ½-cent sales tax measure asked for by the city council. The tax, which has faced...
Oct 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 333 333 recommendations | email to a friend
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It’s official: McPherson takes 5th District race
The finalized results of the Nov. 6 election were certified by the Santa Cruz County Clerk’s office Tuesday, Dec. 4, bringing to close one of the more drawn-out — and expensive — supervisorial elec...
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 811 811 recommendations | email to a friend
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McPherson wins supervisor seat
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Dec 04, 2012 | 6 6 comments | 749 749 recommendations | email to a friend
145 votes separate McPherson, Hammer
Election update: Provisional ballots challenge elections staff
by Joe Shreve
Nov 21, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 710 710 recommendations | email to a friend
McPherson takes 245-vote lead in 5th District with 1,400 to be counted
5th District race comes down to final votes
by Peter Burke
Nov 08, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 707 707 recommendations | email to a friend
After election night, Tuesday, Nov. 6, only 26 votes separated the two candidates in the race for Santa Cruz County Supervisors 5th District. And on Wednesday, Nov. 7, there were at least 28,000 vo...
Preliminary results of the Nov. 6 election: McPherson leads Hammer by 26 votes
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Nov 07, 2012 | 15 15 comments | 715 715 recommendations | email to a friend
At 12:37 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, the Santa Cruz County Elections Department posted its final unofficial election night vote totals concerning local campaigns. The vote totals shown below are not...
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Nov 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 719 719 recommendations | email to a friend
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Merger with SLV in question in Lompico Water race
by Peter Burke
Oct 18, 2012 | 26 26 comments | 717 717 recommendations | email to a friend
Lompico voters have a choice among three incumbent candidates, who share a mission to clear the way for a vote on whether to merge with San Lorenzo Valley Water District, and three challengers, who...
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