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Nevada County traffic sign program to reduce wrecks, officials say (1)

May 1, 2016 — 

There’s not enough money to fix all of Nevada County’s road problems, which means some unsafe streets are here to stay.However, the danger of those roadways can be reduced for …

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Seasonal sale on at Kodo Arts in Nevada City (2)

May 1, 2016 — 

On Thursday, the last of the shipping crates at Kodo Arts in Nevada City were still being unpacked. While Yuko Abo worked up front, she could hear sporadic “wows” coming …

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In short supply: Inventory shortage drives Nevada County’s tight housing market (3)

May 1, 2016 — 

It’s the basic economic principle of supply and demand that guides the Nevada County housing market, said Greg Bulanti, the president of the Nevada County Association of Realtors. Right now, …

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Community talks reducing prejudice in Nevada County at ‘Unity Summit’ (4)

May 1, 2016 — 

The group gathered around the table at Grass Valley’s Peace Lutheran Church mulled over the question posed to them — what are the issues that prevent unity and encourage prejudice …

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Love in Nevada County: Local churches participate in ‘Community Service Day’ (5)

May 1, 2016 — 

Volunteers from twenty Nevada County Christian churches met at locations around town to chip in on “Community Service Day.” “It’s cool because we get to meet people from other churches,” …

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Vroom-vroom- Grass Valley Car Show (6)

May 1, 2016 — 

Grass Valley’s 31st annual car show shutdown downtown streets all day on Sunday. …

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DA memo released in cases involving Nevada County narcotics officer (7)

May 1, 2016 — 

A Nevada County judge has released several documents — including a search warrant and a previously sealed affidavit in support of that warrant — relating to a legal battle over …

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Nevada County Library Patron of the Week: Jaleen Davidson (8)

May 1, 2016 — 

In this week’s Library Patron of the Week, we meet Jaleen Davidson, at the Royce Branch in Grass Valley. Jaleen is the mother of two sons: Isaiah, 10 months old, …

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Miners dig in vs. 49ers for fundraiser basketball game at Albert Ali Gymnasium (9)

May 1, 2016 — 

Despite the regular season being long over for the Nevada Union basketball teams, there was one game left to be played. The Miners took on past and present members of …

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George Boardman: Virtual, augmented reality? We have plenty of experience in those areas (10)

May 1, 2016 — 

The Economic Resource Council has decided to go all in on virtual and augmented reality, the Next Big Thing in technology that promises to revolutionize the way we experience the …

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Police blotter: Two bulls on the loose (11)

May 1, 2016 — 

Grass Valley Police DepartmentFriday10:22 a.m. — A caller reported a dark green car that had been parked on the 300 block of Pleasant Street for several weeks.12:35 p.m. — A …

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100 Years ago in Nevada County: April 1916 (12)

April 29, 2016 — 

Mrs. Bradford Woodridge of Roseville, chairwoman of the Women’s Club, declared in a speech here that one day children shall belong to the state and parents will have to prove …

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Members launch campaign to keep doors of Grass Valley Elks Lodge open (13)

April 29, 2016 — 

Ed Bourne has been out pounding the pavement, soliciting advertisements for the Grass Valley Elks Lodge’s newsletter. The 93-year-old sold four $50 business card ads in recent weeks. The fact …

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Our View: Community takes priority over scoring political points (14)

April 29, 2016 — 

Considering the season, it didn’t take long for proponents and opponents of Measure W to jump on what they saw as a political football this week.But, in reality, it was …

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Woman sentenced in drunken boating case (15)

April 29, 2016 — 

A Marysville woman arrested last June after crashing into another boat on Englebright Lake was sentenced in court Friday to 90 days in jail and five years supervised probation.Rosa Mariann …

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Brothers sentenced to life without parole for murder of Brian Spalding (16)

April 29, 2016 — 

“Words are hollow at this point.”Interim Assistant District Attorney Jennifer Ow was speaking for the mother of murder victim Brian Spalding.But that was the stark reality facing both families as …

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Police blotter: Caller reports ducklings in peril (17)

April 29, 2016 — 

Grass Valley Police DepartmentThursday7:06 a.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Highway 20 reported a duck and her ducklings in the fast lane.8:20 a.m. — A caller from the …

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Memorial bench dedicated to Nevada County community doctor, Galen Martin, to be unveiled in June (18)

April 29, 2016 — 

The family members of Galen Martin have rallied together to prepare a gift in honor of the late doctor, who spent over three decades of his life practicing medicine in …

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New ‘Extremely Moderate’ group seeks to make grassroots change in Nevada County government (19)

April 29, 2016 — 

The “Extremely Moderate” movement has its roots in a good cup of coffee.John Moore, who created Extremely Moderate, knew he wanted to energize people who feel disenfranchised politically. He was …

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Collision causes traffic delays on Brunswick Road (20)

April 29, 2016 — 

A non-injury two-car collision at the intersection of Brunswick and Idaho Maryland roads caused traffic delays in Grass Valley just before 4 p.m. Friday.Tow trucks are en route to the …

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