Meltdown in Motion |

Meltdown in Motion

Nevada County Meltdown Challenge participants wait for a live interview with the “Today” show’s Katie Couric at 6 a.m. Wednesday at Courtyard Suites on North Auburn Street in Grass Valley.

Seated, left to right, are Pastor Jerry Smith, Jeanie Moore, Ranee Lawson, and Carole Carson. Standing, left to right, are Nevada City Mayor Kerry Arnett, The Union Readership Editor Dixie Redfearn, Helga Rohl, Ann Mitchell, Sirci Kiter and Dena Nick.

David Forsythe drives Nevada City Mayor Kerry Arnett in a 1973 Volkswagen Beetle at Tuesday’s Meltdown meeting. The car and its occupants represented the county’s combined weight-loss.

“Hodge Podge” Meltdown team members, from left, Bonnie Lattin-Hensel, Linda Schafer, Jo-Ann Hinchcliffe and Dorothy Volker attend the weekly Meltdown meeting Tuesday at the Nevada County Fairgrounds.

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