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Hansen arraigned today, no plea entered yet

NEVADA CITY, Calif. November 23, 2016 – After his arrest on Monday evening, Grass Valley resident Randy Hansen was arraigned early this afternoon. Deputy District Attorney filed four felony charges against Hansen: PC288.7(a) Sex/Sodomy with a Child Under 10 PC288.7(B) Oral Copulation/Sexual Penetration with a Child under 10 (FELONY) on two counts PC288(A) Lewd Act […]

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NID Appoints Monica Reyes as Recreation Manager

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. November 23, 2016 – Nevada Irrigation District General Manager Rem Scherzinger on Monday (Nov. 22) announced the appointment of Monica Reyes as the district’s interim recreation manager. A Grass Valley resident and 20-year district employee, Reyes succeeds longtime Recreation Manager Peggy Davidson, who is retiring. Reyes, a graduate of California State University […]

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SEDCorp Announces Transition Plan

Auburn, CA November 21, 2016 – The Board of Directors for Sierra Economic Development Corporation (“SEDCorp”) are happy to announce a new direction for SEDCorp designed to improve service by leveraging program opportunities and synergies in the region. The Board identified areas of the SEDCorp operation that overlap with efforts at the individual counties and […]

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Faulty heating unit causes small fire, quickly contained

November 22, 2016 – Nevada County Consolidated Fire Department received call for a residential structure fire today at 10:05 am. The reporting party advised smoke emitting from the gable vents in a residence on the 21000 block of Clivus Drive. First fire units at scene reported heavy smoke conditions showing from a single story residence. […]

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Placer cannabis ordinance would allow limited cultivation for personal use, ban commercial cannabis activities

November 22, 2016 – Limited cultivation, both indoors and outdoors, of cannabis for personal use will be allowed in unincorporated areas of Placer County under a new ordinance introduced today by the Placer County Board of Supervisors. The ordinance was introduced by a vote of 4-0; District 5 Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery was absent. The ordinance […]

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Grass Valley resident arrested for alleged continued sex abuse of 9-year old girl

November 22, 2016 at 4:49 PM Update: Detective King confirmed that Hansen was charged in 2005 for possession of child pornography and charged with harassing a minor in 2006. Both times he was not convicted. Hansen will likely be arraigned tomorrow at which time the complete list of charges will be announced. November 22, 2016 […]

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