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The M Files

Op-Ed | Don Bessee: Why should the neighborhoods suffer revisited?

February 8, 2018 - We have been having a long conversation about commercial marijuana’s impacts on communities and neighborhoods. During the prop 64 lead...

Live! The Nevada County BOS hearing on the proposed ballot measure

February 9, 2016 at 4:11 PM Supervisor Beason makes a motion to adopt the first of the two resolutions, seconded by Supervisor Scofield. The...

Updated election results show no change in Nevada County contests’ outcome

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 14, 2016 - The Nevada County Elections Office has released an unofficial election result update. The results will remain unofficial...

Op-Ed: Hilary Hodge | Voting in fact does matter

January 17, 2016 - When asked if I was planning to attend the BOS meeting about banning outdoor marijuana grows I said, “Nope. I...

Measure W not on upcoming BOS agenda

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 2, 2016 - The upcoming Nevada County Board of Supervisors meeting on March 8 will be a morning-only session with...

Field Poll: Two-to-one voter support for Marijuana Legalization (Prop. 64) and Gun Control (Prop....

September 23, 2016 - California voters are lining up in favor of two closely watched statewide ballot propositions that would legalize the recreational use...

The Nevada County Democrats endorse a NO on Measure W

April 22, 2016 - The Nevada County Democratic Central Committee (NCDCC) voted at its Regular membership meeting on April 21, 2016 to support a...

Post W – facts and figures

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 22, 2016 - Before Tuesday's highly anticipated Board of Supervisors meeting and the possible repealing of the current version of the...

Hurd family asks for privacy during Nevada County Measure W hearing set for tomorrow

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 3, 2016 - The Hurd family is grateful for the outpouring of community support regarding their challenge to Measure W...

Polls Show Support For Adult Use Legalization Initiative

SACRAMENTO, CA, Sept. 15, 2016 - The majority of Californians support the passage of a proposed ballot initiative to regulate the use, production, and...

Re-criminalizing cannabis is worse than 1930s ‘reefer madness’

A still from the 1936 propaganda film ‘Reefer Madness.’ Wikimedia Commons Miriam Boeri, Bentley University This article has been updated to clarify that ‘Reefer Madness’ is a...

Full text of the Nevada County ballot measure

Feb 4, 2016 - Voters were supposed to vote Yay or Nay on the following question: Shall an ordinance amending Sections G-IV 5.4(C) and G-IV...

Cannabis Conversation: Cannabis Taxation for Nevada County

February 26, 2018 - Last week the Board of Supervisors adopted their 2018 Board Objectives which included an objective to "Continue to develop long term...

Mia Gleason: Grower’s Representatives Show Patience, Cooperation

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 26, 2016 - The negotiators for the cannabis farmers have demonstrated an incredible amount of patience and cooperation. I’m sure that...

No interest – yet – for pulling Measure W off the ballot in Nevada...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 24, 2016 - Yesterday's Nevada County Board of Supervisors (BOS) meeting started at 10:00 am and by 11:30 a lengthy...

Nevada County Draft Cannabis Cultivation ordinance released

Nevada City, Calif. April 26, 2018 - The agenda for a special Board of Supervisors meeting on May 1st has been released. Only one...

Hearing on Measure W – live

March 8, 2016 at 8:31 AM Court is in session now for the hearing on the writ. March 8, 2016 at 8:36 AM The lawyers...

Interim ordinance proposal disappointing to patients and growers advocates

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 12, 2016 - The last meeting between county officials and stakeholders ended on a disappointing note for patient and growers'...

Measure W, a total ban on medical marijuana?

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 13, 2016 - Measure W's revised impartial analysis, a result of a court ruling granting the Order to Show Cause...

Op-ed | Jonathan Collier: Let’s Get Down to Business

March 25, 2018 - Imagine if Nevada County announced that over the next three years it would be creating 600-1,000 new businesses, employing thousands...