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Photography by Kevin Gomez Jr.

John Huerta

Bravo: Painter John Huerta and Day of the Dead

He captures such intensity in a delicate pair of golden-brown eyes. It’s what lures most people to the artist John Huerta—to get a closer look at the striking women in his paintings. Their eyes...
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Bringing a Bit of Home to the Unhoused

A Subaru packed to the rafters with sleeping bags, socks, protein bars, wool caps, scarves, dog food and more pulls over to a tent camp on 29th Street near the levee. Four women jump...

Catching Up With Sarah Mizes-Tan

It’s become almost cliché to say that COVID-19 has laid bare the racial and economic inequality in America, but one reason we can even talk about that fact is that intrepid journalists interpret data for us. On a local level, CapRadio’s first-ever Race and Equity...
Contact Tracer Dr. Olivia Kasirye

15 Minutes With Dr. Olivia Kasirye

Sacramento County Public Health Officer Dr. Olivia Kasirye discusses the role of contact tracers in fighting the spread of COVID-19.Can you explain to our readers what a contact tracer does? Contact investigation and tracing are strategies that we...
black lives matter protesters

Days of Despair and Hope

In the days after George Floyd died with a Minneapolis Police Department officer’s knee pressed to his neck, thousands of protestors marched onto Sacramento streets, demanding change in a law enforcement structure that disproportionately...