Los Medicos Voladores

Community Portrait: Meadow Vista pastor retires after 21 years of service

Pastor Doug Zike likes to think of himself as a planner. But it’s interesting how a bilingual Lutheran pastor with a Ph.D. in Spanish ended up spending 21 years as pastor of ...

Flying Doctors bring sight via flight

An Auburn eye doctor returned last week from a weekend trip to Mexico, where volunteers set up an optometry clinic and helped more than 100 patients see better. Dr. Robert Belajic ...

Their only pay is gratitude

Auburn’s local chapter of Los Medicos Voladores, The Flying Doctors, returned recently from a trip to Baja California where dental and optometry services were provided free of ch ...

Heroes fly out of our airport

At 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 22, a pilot returning from a Los Medicos Voladores humanitarian mission to Mexico lost his engine while preparing to land but managed to slip his disabled sin ...

Behind the Scenes: City, police, fire at a contentious standstill

Marching through the notebook while wondering why every protest by students and faculty always happens during school hours. You’d think with all of the holidays the educational c ...