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Four Nevada County fire districts reap small tax windfall

June 17, 2019

The Penn Valley Fire Protection District figured it wasn’t getting tax revenue from some areas it covers. Turns out, it was right. However, a fix to that problem isn’t providing the amount Penn Valley’s fire...





MEET Your Defensible Space Advisors

June 17, 2019

These are your neighbors who volunteer their time to help make Lake Wildwood more firewise and a little safer. The goal is to EDUCATE residents on what defensible space is (fuels reduction) and what it...


Wildwood Hosts United Way Wine Summit

June 17, 2019

Join us for a limited seating wine tasting event to benefit United Way of Nevada County on Sunday, June 30th at the Lake Wildwood Clubhouse. Taste and learn about superior quality wines, and find the...



Obituary of Patricia Kendall

June 17, 2019

Patricia Kendall passed away on April 2, 2019. She was 85 years old. There will be a Rosary at 6 p.m., on June 19, 2019 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. A memorial Mass will be...


LaMalfa recognizes Service Academy appointments
LaMalfa recognizes Service Academy appointments

June 17, 2019

Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) recently honored seven students from Northern California who received appointments to the United States Service Academies. U.S. Service Academy graduates receive an undergraduate education with options to pursue advanced degrees, spend...


Nevada County Captures: Fishing with Grandpa
Nevada County Captures: Fishing with Grandpa

June 17, 2019

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...


Public Works to Join in Emergency Planning

June 17, 2019

The Public Safety Committee met on Thursday, June 13. LWA Board members Bambi Flanigan and Chris Heisler and LW General Manager Bob Mariani attended. Director Flannigan reported on recent LWA Board activity. LW Public Works...



Obituary of Lawrence “Larry” Carl Henslee
Obituary of Lawrence “Larry” Carl Henslee

June 17, 2019

We all lost a dear friend, son, brother, uncle and cousin with the sudden passing of Lawrence “Larry” Carl Henslee on June 4, 2019. He was born on December 11, 1978 in Turlock, California to...


Obituary of Patricia Kendall
Obituary of Patricia Kendall

June 17, 2019

Patricia Kendall passed away on April 2, 2019, of a massive heart attack while at home. She was 85 years old. Pat was born August 7, 1933, in Ogden, Utah, the third child of Kenneth...


Obituary of James Russell Jackson
Obituary of James Russell Jackson

June 17, 2019

James Russell Jackson was 94 years old when he was called to rest with Jesus on May 25, 2019. Jim a husband, father, grandfather, business owner, fisherman, sailor and golfer was born on February 7,...



Nevada City OKs permit renewal process for cannabis businesses

June 16, 2019

Nevada City’s city council on Wednesday approved a process for approval business permit renewals for cannabis businesses. Some modifications were made to streamline the process after some push-back from the business owners. But a proposed...




Nevada County Captures: Water fowl
Nevada County Captures: Water fowl

June 16, 2019

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...