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PREP WRESTLING: Bruins split PVL double dual at home

January 24, 2020

A young and talented Bear River Bruins wrestling squad had a golden opportunity to nab the Pioneer Valley League title Thursday night at Jack R. McCrory Gymnasium. Roaring out to a dominating start at PVL...


GET INTO GOLF: How Olympic golfers are chosen

January 24, 2020

Virtually every sport is unpredictable. The better team can lose on any given Sunday. This, of course, is the rationale for a seven game World Series or NBA Championship.   Your best player could have a...






Brad Prowse: 100 years ago in Nevada County

January 24, 2020

From the pages of The Union, January 1920: The New Year’s dance at the Armory hall, hosted by Nevada City’s firemen, set a new high for attendance and color. Stormy on the 6th then clearing...





Club News, Jan. 25, 2020

January 24, 2020

The Union publishes Club News each Saturday. To share the latest from your western Nevada County club or organization, email readers@theunion.com. Unfortunately only a small fraction of club submissions are published in the print version...


Jim Mullen: Par for the course

January 24, 2020

Monica hated her golfing ex-husband so much that when she felt it was time to start over, she made it a hard-and-fast rule that she would never date a golfer. That would be understandable if...




Nevada County Captures: Squaw Creek

January 24, 2020

SUBMIT A PHOTO Have you captured the faces, places and events of our lovely community? Need help finding a lost pet? Then submit your photos to The Union’s “Nevada County Captures” page to be published...


Wild & Scenic Film Festival announces 2020 award winners

January 24, 2020

Once again Nevada City and Grass Valley came alive this past weekend with thousands of film aficionados, filmmakers, environmental leaders and outdoor enthusiasts who traveled from all over the globe for five days of award-winning...


Rick Nolle: AB5 shows a total lack of understanding

January 24, 2020

The new California law in place with the passage of Assembly Bill 5 totally misses the true abuse of “contractor” status. The focus has been on gig economy jobs — lower paying and often minority...


Frederick Hall: Will Trump’s arrogance bring us down?

January 24, 2020

The media-event assassination of General Suleimani puts Trump’s unfitness to lead on full display. No one on “our” side disputes that the blood on Suleimani’s hands makes him a legitimate target. The problem is that...


Free tax preparation available to Nevada County residents

January 24, 2020

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is once again gearing up to provide free tax preparation services and electronic filing of both federal and California tax returns. Tax-Aide volunteers are trained and IRS-certified every year and work hard...


Robert Chrisman: Putting ethics on trial

January 24, 2020

While composing this response to a recent article in these pages (“Toward an Ethical Economy,” Dec. 13), I could not help but notice once again that most efforts at intellectual dialogue from the left are...