Mexico

Another View: McClintock responds to Calderon speech

Rep. Tom McClintock gave this speech in response to President Felipe Calderon’s lecture to Congress. Given in the House Chamber, Washington, D.C., May 20. I rise to take stron ...

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 ...

VanAuker has the HEART to help others

When Laura VanAuker was a young girl she knew that helping people would be her calling. VanAuker still feels as strongly about her choice today as she did over 30 years ago when ...

Mexico a mission for couple

Don and Rosy Maggard have started a new chapter in their lives. The long-time Weimar residents have moved to Mexico where they plan to continue their ministry work. “How does a ...

Don’t cave in to corporations

I am appalled that insurance companies make billions on the ills of the American people. It is not supposed to be government of the corporation, by the corporation, for the corpora ...

Another View: Flu scare brings unease, distrust to San Luis Potosi

Life at the epicenter of a possible flu pandemic has been hard on the nerves. I journeyed to San Luis Potosi, Mexico from Placer County this January to teach English. Things ...

Hard work and good recipes carried family far

It’s a mainstay of Old Town Auburn. Café Delicias hasn’t changed much over the years and you can always count on consistently good Mexican food, with time-tested, home-cooked ...

Ex-Auburnite reports calm over flu in her adopted Mexican home

While concerns about swine flu have reached the U.S. from Mexico, a former Auburn resident now living in a small town in the Baja province says people in her community are not undu ...