These were the most-read stories for the week of Oct. 3-9.

 How the Chargers Blackout Happened: Photo of the Day

The dearth of fans was noticeable on Sunday.

 Becoming a Special Education Teacher Almost Overnight

In the last few years, general education teachers at San Diego Unified have essentially had to become special educators without any mandatory training.

 Photos: San Diego’s Occupation Underway

More than a thousand people descended on downtown San Diego on Friday to protest corporate greed.

 Photos: Inside Occupy San Diego

Our camera goes inside the growing protest movement, days before they plan to occupy San Diego’s Civic Center.

 A Sea Change in City Schools’ Special Education

Come with me as I explore how the school district significantly changed the way it educates children in special education.

 Photos: Chargers Win over Dolphins

Images from the San Diego Chargers 26-16 win over the Miami Dolphins.

 Schools’ Ticking Time Bomb: San Diego Explained

How the school district’s big financial gamble might not pay off.

 Fix San Diego: Bicycling and Bike Lanes

Improving our relationship to bicycles and bicycling is one of the ways in which San Diego could be better.

 Decoding Secrets in San Diego’s Transportation Future

San Diego’s regional planning agency relies on complicated models and formulas to make big decisions about transportation projects. But it’s tried to keep those models secret. Advocates who have gotten their hands on the formulas believe they’re flawed.

 NFL Says It Doesn’t Heart LA’s Stadium Plans

A new report by Yahoo! Sports tosses heavy skepticism on the stadium plans and the desire of team owners to go there.

Dagny Salas is the web editor at You can contact her directly at or 619.550.5669.

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Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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