These were the most-read stories for the week of Nov. 7-13.

 Manchester Looking at Buying the Union-Tribune

The downtown hotelier confirms that he’s interested in buying the local newspaper.

 Two Tax Increases, One Dissolving School District

San Diego Unified board member, and former tax fighter, Scott Barnett stands by his recent tax proposals.

 The Dissolving District: Powerful Parents Already Paying More

The people most able and willing to support paying more for local schools already are paying more.

 Should the Downtown Waterfront Grow Wings?

Public sentiment is about split in a poll over a proposed sculpture on the Navy Pier that resembles sails or wings.

 Photos: Chargers Fall to Packers in Epic Battle

The San Diego Chargers nearly rallied in the fourth quarter against the Green Bay Packers, but fell short, losing 45-38.

 Morning Report: Two Tax Hikes Just to Keep the Status Quo

One trustee’s plan to keep schools afloat, Dumanis’ foray into education, calling a hotel tax ‘a tax’ and more.

 Morning Report: Manchester Ponders U-T Purchase

Once again a U-T sale could be on the horizon, nuke plant concerns, food desert discussion, and a very complicated cottage.

 The District Attorney’s Marijuana Drama (Updated)

Mayoral candidate Bonnie Dumanis tries to clarify her position on medical marijuana. The former head of the city’s medical pot task force says her actions as D.A. don’t match her words.

 Cops Knew Arevalos Arrested More Women Than His Peers

Testimony in the criminal trial of former San Diego Police officer Anthony Arevalos shows his supervisor and colleagues knew of his unique pattern of arresting women at a higher rate than other traffic cops.

 A City in Disrepair: 10 Comments

What you’re saying about the city of San Diego’s crumbling infrastructure and the problems in trying to fix it.

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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