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Lorraine’s Lowdown: I’ll be back

This Is My Final Column of 2020, thanks to Assembly Bill 5. When signed into law, it limited work efforts of independent contractors. In my case, freelance writers are limited to 35 annual submissions. I’ll...


Nevada County has 299 COVID-19 cases

UPDATE on July 31, 2020 Nevada County reached 299 total coronavirus cases on Friday, a rise of six from the day before. Western county had 149 cases, and eastern county has 150. There were 44...


Nancy Pelosi and husband involved in some fishy business

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s home district includes San Francisco. Star-Kist Tuna’s headquarters is in San Francisco. Star-Kist is owned by Del Monte Foods and is a major contributor to Pelosi. Star-Kist is the...





Nevada City Crystal & Glass to be sold by owner

Nevada City Crystal & Glass will be sold by its original owner, Peter Ray, after 37 years of operation. The store, at the corner of Pine and Commercial streets, sells jewelry, crystal and glass art,...


Hot days ahead for Nevada County

Highs are expected to remain in the lower 90s through the weekend before a dip into the upper 80s is forecast for the middle of next week.


Over 5K Nevada County customers hit with power outage

A total of 5,664 customers in western Nevada County were without power Wednesday night as a result of two separate outages, PG&E said. The first outage — affecting Penn Valley, Rough and Ready, Smartsville, and...






Roadwork schedule though August 8

LONG-TERM PROJECTS State Route 49 (Placer County) from the I-80/SR 49 interchange to Dry Creek Road: Construction began June 17, 2019 on a $42.4 million project in Auburn. The project will rehabilitate existing pavement and drainage,...