Mental hospital wait costs Stanislaus taxpayers $204,000 a month

OPINION AND COMMENTARY Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent from the work of our newsroom reporters. Tyree Penny, 26, of…

Rising US inflation rate could push up health care costs in 2022

Inflation is on the rise, driving up the price of gas and food. One sector of the US economy is behaving particularly strangely: For once, medical prices have been increasing…