Citrus Heights

Marinoble's fighter Griffin wins MMA welterweight pro belt

PLACERVILLE - Max Griffin waited three hours before it was his turn to step into the cage Saturday night and took just 52 seconds to win his first professional mixed martial arts c ...

Sounds like old hate speech

In response to “Real Americans uphold peace” by Anne Gassman, Citrus Heights, (Reader Input, Sept. 26): I find it just amazing that in one sentence the writer spouts values of ...

Real Americans uphold peace

Regarding the 9/11 demonstrations at the Gold Country Fair: It was so refreshing to see a picture of Americans upholding the true values of peace and tolerance in the wake of all ...

Climate change impacts health

Solutions to the climate challenge are not just about saving trees and wildlife, they’re also about addressing the direct impacts a changing climate is already having on our heal ...

Close Medicare ‘doughnut hole’

In 2007, 3.4 million Medicare recipients fell into the “doughnut hole” responsible for covering their entire drug costs, but also requiring them to pay their Medicare Part D pr ...

Shameful care of mentally ill

The tragic story of the young woman who was talked out of jumping off the bridge but returned and jumped before anyone could do anything, is a testament to how the Sheriff’s Depa ...

“Man takes fight to Capitol”

A man named Eddie, invited as a speaker at the California Capitol. Eddie expressed his concerns in front of hundreds of veterans and politicians about the miss treatment of his Ide ...

Out-of-pocket health costs skyrocketing

Our health care crisis isn’t solely about the 50 million Americans without health insurance. More and more of us with health insurance can’t afford the out-of-pocket costs we a ...