women

Women deserve health benefits

It’s a sad day in America when a presidential candidate doesn’t care about the poor and a funder of women’s health needs for poor women pulls the plug. Women and the poor are ...

Garneau finds early groove

Tracy Garneau didn’t want to know how large of a lead she had built over Meghan Arbogast with 10 miles to go in Saturday’s Western States Endurance Run. “I never asked where ...

Montgomery is one of 4 female county supervisors in 158 years

Created from parts of Yuba and Sutter counties in 1851, Placer County has had dozens of male supervisors but just four female supervisors in its 158-year history. Taking office Tu ...

Sierra women still standing tall

It’s tough to develop cohesion and chemistry with a crop of new basketball players that gets smaller each week. Just ask Sierra College women’s coach Brandie Murrish. The Wolv ...

This one's for all you lady golfers

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and it’s time to share some love with moms and other women who enjoy golf or wish to take up the game. Since it is important that they get st ...

Events for women boost girl power this weekend

This weekend, it's all about the ladies. In celebration of International Women's Day Saturday, a few local organizations are hosting events that are sure to boost your girl power. ...

Sierra gears up for another playoff run

Sierra College women's basketball coach Brandie Murrish made things look easy last season. She knows the going will be tough this time around in the California Community College st ...