Mental Health

Mental health, substance use recovery to be celebrated Saturday

Placer County residents of all ages are invited to the annual “Recovery Happens” event Saturday at Recreation Park in Auburn. The annual, family-friendly event celebra ...

State hospital ordered for Sheridan woman in murder case

A Sheridan woman’s mental-health state won’t allow her to stand trial in the near future on a murder charge in connection with the stabbing death of her mother. Instea ...

Mental health questioned in case of Sheridan stabbing-murder suspect

Questions surrounding the mental health of a Sheridan stabbing-murder suspect may be resolved in December. Criminal proceedings against 34-year-old Ana Maria Bejenariu were ag ...

Help is available for suicide prevention

  When word went out Friday that another Lincoln man had taken his life, the community reacted with shock and sadness. The death of local Realtor, Robert Culbertson, 41, mar ...

Learn how to listen to others

  When I heard about the horrific mass shooting that occurred in Connecticut, I couldn’t help but think of what might have motivated the alleged shooter, Adam Lanza. N ...