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Gold Country Stage to provide shuttles for Nevada County fair

Gold Country Stage will provide fair shuttle buses to and from the Nevada County Fairgrounds for folks attending the 2013 Nevada County Fair from Aug. 7 to 11. Regular cash fares apply (exact change only) with discounts for seniors 65-plus, disabled and youth (6-17) with children 5 and younger free. Identification is required for discounts.

The Grass Valley Fair Shuttle will pick up passengers every 30 minutes starting at Church and Neal Streets in downtown Grass Valley (at Tri Counties bank), go to the fairgrounds, and then to the Pine Creek and Kmart Shopping centers, the Tinloy Transit Center and back around. The bus will depart from Church and Neal starting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The last bus will depart from the fairgrounds at 10:30 p.m.

The Nevada City Fair Shuttle will depart every 60 minutes Saturday and Sunday only, starting from the Eric Rood Government Center in Nevada City with stops at the National Hotel, the bus shelter across from SPD Market on Zion Street, the Fowler Center bus shelter, the Glenbrook Center bus shelter and then to the fairgrounds. The bus will depart from the Eric Rood Center starting at 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. The last bus will depart from the fairgrounds at 10:30 p.m.

Route 3 provides regular fixed-route service on the hour from the Tinloy Transit Center to the Fairgrounds, Gate 8, on Brighton Street until 5:09 p.m., Monday through Friday and 4:09 p.m. Saturday.

Door-to-door paratransit service is available for qualified individuals through the Gold Country LIFT 530-271-7433. For additional information, call the Nevada County Transit Services Division at 530-477-0103, ext. 0, or check online at

Veterans coffee time

​Doug LaMalfa, Congressman of the First District, U.S. House of Representatives, will host a Veterans Community Coffee 8:30-10 a.m. Tuesday at the Madelyn Helling Library Gene Albaugh Community Room at 980 Helling Way in Nevada City. For information or to RSVP, contact Rep. LaMalfa’s Oroville District Office at 530-534-7100.

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