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Closeup: Port’s new chairman brings real estate skill

Closeup: Port’s new chairman brings real estate skill

STOCKTON — The Port of Stockton Commission has a new chairman. R. Jay Allen, a five-year member of the commission, was unanimously elected at the beginning of March. He brings…

Amazon officially flying cargo from Stockton airport

Amazon officially flying cargo from Stockton airport

STOCKTON — Amazon has officially joined the air cargo business, and Stockton has a role. Air Transport Services Group, the parent of the cargo company that began operating at Stockton…

Amazon signs deal with cargo group tied to Stockton’s airport

Air Transport Services Group, the parent of the cargo company that began operating at Stockton Metropolitan Airport at the beginning of February, has signed deals to lease and operate 20…

Merced residents invited to high speed rail station meeting

MERCED — The public will get a chance to give its input on Merced’s high speed rail station planned for downtown during a meeting Feb. 24. The city wants ideas…

Port of Stockton registers record year for ship arrivals

STOCKTON — For the second year in a row, the Port of Stockton set a record for ship arrivals in 2015. Overall, the port experienced nearly a 150 percent increase…

Postal rates go up

Postal rates go up

Shipping costs went up for businesses Sunday when the U.S. Postal Service raised its rates on two services. Priority Mail service went up 9.8 percent. That will cover commercial packages…

PG&E plans major San Joaquin County transmission line expansion

LODI — PG&E is preparing for its biggest expansion in the northern San Joaquin Valley in years. The utility plans to build new 230-volt transmission lines that would connect connect…

Amazon to hire “thousands” in Tracy, Patterson

TRACY — Amazon.com is hiring thousands of holiday seasonal workers for its Tracy and Patterson fulfillment centers. “It is our busiest season,” said Amazon spokeswoman Ashley Robinson, citing Cyber Monday…

Stockton Metro Airport plan gets long-delayed update

STOCKTON — In deciding how to develop the land around Stockton Metropolitan Airport, experts look at what’s on the ground as well as what’s in the air. “The airport is…

Here’s what outsiders say about the Central Valley

TRACY — A national site selection company CEO says that despite California’s reputation as having a bad business climate, the state — and especially the Central Valley — is a…