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Separating Myth From Fact: Drug Policy Alliance Releases New Marijuana Facts Booklet

July 28, 2016 - Today, the Drug Policy Alliance released Marijuana Facts, intended for non-expert audiences seeking answers to some of the most common...

Bureau of Land Management Announces Fire Restrictions for Mother Lode Field Office Boundary

EL DORADO HILLS, CA, July 27, 2016 - Effective Wednesday, the Bureau of Land Management is implementing fire restrictions on all BLM-managed public lands...

Happening Now – July 2016

Happening Now is a feature designed to bring updates, announcements and info on news items throughout the day. You are invited to participate. See a...

Community Involvement Day on August 1 at the Nevada County Fairgrounds

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. July 20, 2016 - The Nevada County Fairgrounds, the Food Bank of Nevada County, Foothill Lions, Nevada County 2-1-1, NEO, Story...

Nevada City Special meeting

Thanks to Touchdown Productions for the complete video of the meeting. https://youtu.be/rSAqxCXN778 NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 13, 2016 - The special meeting in Nevada City has...

Final election results for Nevada County

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 5, 2016 - The Nevada County Elections Office has completed the official canvass and published the final election results for...

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...

Measure W’s aftermath: It’s still about process

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 13, 2016 - The controversy about Measure W - Nevada County's ballot measure designed to tweak the existing urgency ordinance...

An estimated 17,000 ballots remain to be counted in Nevada County

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 9, 2016 - The latest update from the Nevada County Elections Office estimates 17,000 ballots remain to be counted: Uncounted...

Homeless “Camp Manzanita” thought to be cause of late night fire

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 1, 2016 - Firefighters are mopping up a vegetation fire next to the Juvenile Hall on Hwy 49. Reported at...

Marijuana Cultivation Measure will not reverse outdoor growing ban, even if voters reject it

Update: Thanks to BOS Chair Dan Miller for his response to our request for comment: "We are setting up a meeting with county counsel...

Patti Mahaffey – 50 years of service to the public and the Tahoe National...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 4, 2015 - On March 4, 1965 a young woman started a temp job as a typist for the Tahoe...

25 Years Ago: The Faces of the 49er Fire

NEVADA CITY Calif. Sept. 11, 2013 - Capturing a multifaceted event such as a major fire is a complex task. Everybody who participated or...

Nevada County BOS: Process:1 | Politics: 0

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 26, 2011 - The Nevada County BOS disbursed funds to promote tourism and economic development in the county at yesterday's...

Golden Gamble in Grass Valley, Part 5: A Legacy of Risk

Aug 16, 2005 - At the Idaho-Maryland Mine, up to four tons of ore would have to be processed to produce one ounce of...

Golden Gamble in Grass Valley, Part 4: Tailings to Tiles

May 16, 2005 - Gold is a shaky market commodity. Its price fluctuates with the slightest economic twinge, and when prices dip enough, gold...

Golden Gamble in Grass Valley, Part 3: Dewatering an Old Gold Mine

Apr. 11, 2005 - It doesn't take a background in hydrogeology to know that water runs downhill. It's also easy to grasp that, underground,...

Golden Gamble in Grass Valley, Part 2: Who is Emgold?

March 20, 2005 - John Woods has never heard of Emgold Mining Corp., and it's hard to blame him. As editor and publisher of...

Golden Gamble in Grass Valley, Part 1: Intro

Mar 7, 2005 - A four-lane freeway runs past it. A hospital overlooks it. Apartment complexes, homes, shopping centers, businesses and warehouses sit on...

YubaNet Launches Special Report: Golden Gamble in Grass Valley

Mar 7, 2005 - Most residents agree that the quality of Grass Valley's natural landscape is an essential part of the town's permanent economic...