Medi-Cal

Reader Input: Before signing, read Medi-Cal fine print

If you’re between the ages of 55 and 64 and newly qualified for Medi-Cal because of the Affordable Care Act, take care to read the fine print before you sign up. The Estate ...

Reader Input: Shame the lazy; praise the CEOs

I really like Jerry Johnson’s spirit (“Writer: ‘Put me in charge,’” Reader Input, Aug. 1). He wants to be put in charge of our social programs so he ...

Auburn woman avoids phone scam

Auburn resident Ann Meyer received a call early Monday morning from a man who claimed to need her bank account number. Although half-asleep, Meyer found the call to be very suspic ...

Pass Proposition 29, help save lives

Proposition 29, the Tobacco Tax for Cancer Research Act, which is basically a sin tax, imposes a tax of $1 on a pack of cigarettes. California?s current existing cigarette tax is 8 ...

Community Portrait: Hospice volunteer fulfilled by this ‘honor and privilege’

Fifteen years ago Theresa Fultz retired from a career in mortgage banking. Fultz is an outdoorsy person and for a while in retirement she busied herself with hiking, skiing, snowsh ...