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Saturday, September 18th, 2010

Commentary: Thomaides ‘impairing the trust between firefighters and their city government’

In this guest commentary, San Marcos Firefighters Association President HOWIE MINOR says the mayoral candidate is using inaccurate information about the firefighters contract to boost his campaign.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

Kyle officials, police at odds over pay

When the Kyle City Council approved a two percent cost-of-living pay adjustment to its full-time city employees this fall, Kyle police officers thought they'd be getting the extra cash as well.

Friday, December 4th, 2009

Police and firefighter unions pave the way for all city employees

Now that the San Marcos police and firefighters have won remarkably favorable contracts, the rest of the city's employees should unionize too.