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Auburn man rescues dog from injury, abandonment

Auburn resident Jim Stewart thought he was simply doing his civic duty. It seemed like the obvious thing to do. Stewart inspired a flurry of affection and support on the Internet ...

Reader Input: New animal shelter needed

The current shelter is more than 40 years old and less than 10,000 square-feet. The floors are cracked and in need of repair. Dogs are locked up in kennels without outdoor runs or ...

Doctor reminds of gentler times

Early this year my husband had an accident which resulted in surgery and his being hospitalized for a prolonged period of time. The bills for his medical care were, in my opinion, ...

Speeder crippled dog

I just wanted to say to the person who hit my neighbor’s dog on Aug. 9, in front of the Loomis Basin South park on King Road, first, you had to have felt the impact due to the fa ...

McLemore mended, firing again

His rocket arm carried him from the sandlots of the foothills to Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. Mark McLemore was on the top of his game and living a dream, until just a year ...

Litigious ways boost med cost

I know in law they say never ask a question unless you know the answer but here goes anyway. You talk about the reasonably priced and high-quality medical care received by many i ...

Local surgeon offers ACL operation insight

Professional golfer Tiger Woods had arthoscopic surgery on his injured knee in April before winning the U.S. Open. He went back for reconstructive surgery on Tuesday. Jeffrey Berg ...