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Burglary suspect in officer-involved shooting linked to Yuba County attempted homicide

February 24, 2018 — Christopher Mills, accused Thursday of a Nevada City burglary that led to an officer-involved shooting, is linked by Yuba County authorities to an attempted homicide in Rackerby earlier this week. Mills, 39, is accused by Yuba authorities of an 8 p.m. Monday shooting at a

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Obituary of Horace Monroe Chambers

February 23, 2018 — Horace Monroe Chambers passed away on February 18, 2018 at home. He was 71. Private services will take place at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery. Horace was born on May 25, 1946 in New Kensington, Pennsylvania to William and Cotrice Chambers. He joined the Air Force

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Obituary of Charles Edward Strong

February 23, 2018 — Charles Edward Strong passed away on January 20, 2018. He was born on June 29, 1981, in Auburn, CA, but raised in Nevada City. He graduated NUHS and was the class of 2000. He enlisted in the USAF Reserve in 2001, his boot camp ended

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Ron Cherry: Back in a Vette again

February 23, 2018 — Back in 1989, Russ Wright bought a brand new Corvette. "I fell in love with it," he said. "But 10 years later I had a kid come along, so … " So the Vette had to go. It wasn't exactly family-friendly. About three years ago,

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Ann Wright: Native plants in the garden

February 23, 2018 — Growing native plants for special gardens and landscapes is becoming increasingly more popular. Native plants are better adapted to thrive in our climate, and ultimately require less work once established. There are many beautiful native flowers and perennial shrubs offering a variety of colors and

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Utility work to close streets around Grass Valley

February 23, 2018 — Construction projects abound in Grass Valley Four areas around Grass Valley will have traffic closures for utility work in the upcoming week. Townsend Street between Main Street and Neal Street in Grass Valley will be closed to through traffic from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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R.L. Crabb: It takes a village idiot

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Obituary of Arlen Bradley Cartwright

February 23, 2018 — Arlen Bradley Cartwright passed away on February 20, 2018 in his home after a lengthy struggle with cancer, his wife by his side. He was 80. A Celebration of Life is being planned and will be announced soon. Arlen was born April 6, 1937 in

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Obituary of Willard Eugene (Gene) Myers

February 23, 2018 — Willard Eugene (Gene) Myers passed away on February 15, 2018, in Auburn, CA. He was born on April 17, 1930 in Salina, Kansas. After spending 4 years in the Navy, Gene graduated suma cum laude from the University of Texas, Austin. His business was in

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Obituary of Dan Harbert

February 23, 2018 — Dan Harbert passed away on February 5, 2018 at home with his wife and family by his side. Dan was born on February 27, 1939 to John and Helen Harbert in Campo, Colorado. He grew up in Campo with his 7 sisters. He then moved

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Nevada County Captures: Del Oro at night, spring-like blooms

February 23, 2018 — 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 in our print edition. Send submissions to photos@theunion.com, or post

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Lindy Schasiepen: What happens to bowling pins at the end of their lives?

February 23, 2018 — Here you are at Prosperity Lanes, enjoying a super fun time with your family and friends. The bowling balls are sliding down the alleys, and sometimes even the gutters! There is friendly rivalry and cheers when you score a strike or a spare and condolences

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Nevada Union debate team earns trip to Tournament of Champions

February 23, 2018 — For debate teams around the country, all the tournaments they have attended have been working toward qualifying for the ultimate debate: the Tournament of Champions. This year, Devin Anderson and Morgan Margulies, or Nevada Union AM as their team is called, received enough bids to

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Richard Cristdahl: Stop the killing of our children at school

February 23, 2018 — Stop the killing of our children at school Gun laws will not stop this problem, but they could reduce the number of children and teachers who are shot Law enforcement responding to information given to them about potential shooters will help even more. However, education

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Brad Prowse: 100 years ago in Nevada County (February 1918)

February 23, 2018 — From the pages of The Union newspaper, February 1918: John Bradford, 82, died at his cabin near Clipper Gap. He may have been attacked and partly eaten by the dogs he kept there. Washington decrees no ham or bacon will be sold on Saturdays. Pupils

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February 23, 2018 — Iris is a 1 year and 1 month old tortie coat cat who came to Sammies' Friends in January as a feral cat from Nevada City. After spending time with her, she has become more domesticated and less feral. She is still kind of shy,

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Community Canvas presents “Angel Wings” exhibit at Baskin-Robbins in Grass Valley

February 23, 2018 — Twin Ridges Home Study students studied Los Angeles street artist Colette Miller and her "Global Angel Wing Project." They then created their own mixed media versions of wings on canvas, which will be on exhibit at Baskin Robbins in Grass Valley through April 1. Students

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Cappitelli endorses Foster for sheriff

February 23, 2018 — Cappitelli endorses Foster for sheriff Paul Cappitelli, retired Executive Director of the California Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training and former President of the California Peace Officers Association, has endorsed John Foster for Nevada County Sheriff, according to a release. "John's having been a

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Beer added to this year’s wine walk during Grass Valley’s Foothills Celebration

February 23, 2018 — Which is more popular, wine or beer? That discussion takes on local relevance March 3 now that craft beer has been added to the 17th Annual Foothills Celebration wine walk in downtown Grass Valley. The event has long showcased Northern California wines and gourmet tastings

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February 23, 2018 — The following comments were posted at TheUnion.com or The Union's Facebook page: On "Nevada County residents rally at Rood Center for gun control": Christopher Satterfield — Nevada County has changed so much! I had 2-3 guns in my GMC Jimmy in the Nevada Union student

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