In a wrongful-termination lawsuit, the former chief medical officer of Golden Valley Health Centers said she was fired for opposing policies that would undermine care for low-income and indigent patients. Dr. Silvia Diego filed the lawsuit against her former employer in Stanislaus Superior Court.
Lizzy, our 4-year old English bulldog is an angel except for one problem. She is crazy about retrieving balls. As soon as she sees the ball, she barks and jumps and begs until we throw it and ignores everything else. How do we stop this obsession?
Much of Building A at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds last week was filled with bikes, rocking horses, basketballs, Lego sets, games, dolls, puzzles, dump trucks, tea sets, paint sets and more for babies, elementary-age kids and teens. The Kops for Kids Giveaway is an annual Christmas toy drive for needy families, sponsored by the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Department.
The Merced County Department of Mental Health recently received funding and approval for the construction of a Crisis Residential Unit, which would serve as an alternative to hospitalization of patients with mental illness.