The American River Current

UFC Fighter Josh Emmett reflects on growing up in Sacramento

UFC fighter Josh Emmett trains in the octagon with his trainer Joey Rodriguez at on Feb. 14 at Urijah Faber's Ultimate Fitness. Emmett is preparing for his first UFC main event fight against Jeremy Stephens on Feb. 24 in Orlando, FL. (Photo by Ashley Hayes-Stone)

Luis Gael

March 14, 2018

From where Josh Emmett is standing, he can hear the music pounding through the arena speakers. He’s waiting for his cue to enter the octagon. The 32-year-old is about to make his professional mixed martial arts debut with the Ultimate Fighting Championship — the largest MMA promotion in the world. ...

“Saltwater Buddha” screening at Memorial Auditorium

The Sacramento Film and Music Festival ran from Sept. 6-11 (Photo by Luis Gael Jimenez)

Luis Gael

September 13, 2016

A screening of the documentary “Saltwater Buddha” was held at the Memorial Auditorium on Thursday night as part of the Sacramento Film & Music Festival. The documentary tells the story of Jaimal Yogis, who at the age of 16 ran away from home to learn how to surf on the islands of Hawaii a...

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Urijah Faber