September 23, 2018 — Well I have to say this! Mr. Trump (The Man For America) will not allow the American Flag to fly at half staff for John McCain until his is laid to rest. What kind of man would show such disrespect for one of America's greats?
September 23, 2018 — Appointed unanimously by the Board of Trustees in 2017, Pat Seeley is the current Nevada Joint Union High School Board Trustee for South County, District 5. Running for re-election to continue to positively impact the education of our youth, Pat is widely endorsed and supported
September 23, 2018 — OK Paul Elias, I read your letter about petty and small. There isn't much prettier or smaller than complaining about President Trump being exactly who he is. Especially almost two years after the election. How petty was President Obama to feed America horrible lies about
September 21, 2018 — After 62 years as a registered Republican, I needed a change – where to go? No Party Preference allowed me to consider all party positions and all candidate options. I now recommend NPP. I reviewed the First Congressional District incumbent's recent actions. I was not
September 21, 2018 — During the summer, donations of food and funds are traditionally at their lowest. However, Interfaith Food Ministry knows they can depend upon Grocery Outlet. For the third year in a row, during the month of July, generous shoppers, inspired by enthusiastic cashiers and the passion
September 20, 2018 — In today's political climate, rarely does one come across an issue that is truly bipartisan. This just happened when Senator Feinstein (D) cosponsored the Senate version of a bill that Congressman LaMalfa (R) cosponsored in the House: the BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer's Act. We are
September 20, 2018 — Concerning our represent political situation, here are some eternal words of wisdom from one of our highly distinguished and respected Founding Fathers, Alexander Hamilton: "The truth unquestionably is, that the only path to a subversion of the republican system of the Country is, by flattering
September 19, 2018 — Yet another Canadian junior mining company wants to re-open the old Idaho-Maryland mine in Grass Valley. Rise Gold has begun exploratory drilling, and at this early stage they have already been called to account for violating the 100-foot setback from South Fork Wolf Creek and
September 19, 2018 — Soroptimist International of Grass Valley instituted a new project this year to benefit 4-H and FFA families, called the White Barn Project. It was an overwhelming success, providing a free clothing exchange for those students who showed at the Nevada County Fair. We helped over
September 17, 2018 — We have much to be hopeful about in the upcoming November election. John Cox has moved closer to his goal of becoming the next governor of California. A new poll just released by SFGate on Sept. 7, shows Gavin Newsom ahead of John Cox by
September 17, 2018 — Did you go to Sierra Presbyterian's 38th Annual Community Yard Sale? If not, you are one of the few! I think every community member participated either as a recipient, a donor, a shopper, or a member of the large volunteer team spearheaded and inspired by
September 17, 2018 — Many thanks to the thoughtful person who wrote "Grass Valley Ladies Relief Society" as the recipient of a winning 49er Rotary Duck Race ticket. We will put it to good use locally while smiling because of your generosity! Pamela Meek, president Grass Valley Ladies Relief
September 16, 2018 — Let's not kid ourselves. The reason we must vote on Nov. 6 has little to do with how much we like the candidate who will fill a House seat for California Congressional District 1. Recent revelations about an amoral and unstable man in the White
September 16, 2018 — The recent large NID expenditure of $811,000 for a Raw Water Master Plan consultant is very concerning. The public and the shareholders do not know the selection process which was used to hire this consultant. He was hired without current data on water usage and
September 13, 2018 — I am writing to you today, first as a concerned member of our community and second as a registered nurse advocating for our local community hospital, the services it provides and the patients who rely on the hospital being there for them. A proposed corporate
September 13, 2018 — Upon moving here two years ago from Long Beach, it was quite an adjustment to have to have to haul my trash containers a quarter of a mile down to a county road for pick up. But, I was glad it included recycling service. I
September 12, 2018 — The Kellermann Foundation would like to thank all those who helped make this year's Batwa Challenge 5K/10K race our most successful fundraiser yet. While there are too many participants, sponsors and volunteers to name here individually, we sincerely thank all of you for your time
September 12, 2018 — Two important events occurred Sept. 4 and 6. On Sept. 4, four candidates for Nevada Irrigation District Director seats spoke to voters at Peace Lutheran Church. On the Sept. 6, the current NID Board held a critical special meeting about NID's Raw Water Master Plan.
September 11, 2018 — On Donald Trump's 'fake news' The Donald Trump prime directive: Lie, lie, lie; deny, deny, deny. As long as you don't get caught, it ain't a crime. And if Donald does get caught, he uses the bully pulpit of the presidency and White House to
September 9, 2018 — Thank you to the Editorial Board of The Union for calling attention to the issue of the Centennial Dam and the November elections for the NID Board. More in-depth information on Centennial Dam is available to be viewed anytime on NCTV's YouTube channel at https://tinyurl.com/NCTV-Centennial.