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U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa to visit Grass Valley on Wednesday

August 5, 2019

Republican U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa, whose district includes a majority of Nevada County, is scheduled to appear Wednesday in Grass Valley. LaMalfa, R-Richvale, will host a 10:30 a.m. community coffee and congressional update event at...

5 candidates vie for state Assembly District 1 seat

July 10, 2019

One Democrat and four Republicans seek to take the state Assembly District 1 seat previously held by Brian Dahle. Democrat Elizabeth Betancourt, farmer/watershed scientist, of Shasta County; along with Republicans Megan Dahle, farmer/businesswoman/mother, of Lassen...

LaMalfa, Feinstein work to increase Paradise funding

July 9, 2019

Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) applauded the United State Department of Agriculture’s attention to Butte County’s recovery needs, as more funding was to be announced for Paradise Tuesday at the California Financing Coordinating Committee’s funding fair...

Another election looms for Nevada County

June 5, 2019

Assemblyman Brian Dahle’s win in the state Senate District 1 special election means Nevada County voters will return to the polls. With 100% of precincts reporting, unofficial results from Tuesday’s election show Dahle defeated fellow...

Vote-shaming mailer under investigation

May 30, 2019

SACRAMENTO — The California secretary of state’s office is looking into a mysterious vote-shaming mailer that showed up days before a special election in Northern California. KCRA-TV says the mailer sent to at least one...

Special election: State Senate District 1 race is June 4

May 27, 2019

Almost 17% of registered Nevada County voters have cast ballots in the special June 4 election for state Senate District 1, officials said Friday. Around 11,500 ballots have been returned in the race between Republican...