Category Archives: Local

Chris Peterson

Chris Peterson, long time voice on this comment thread, passed away due to pancreatic cancer on May 10th. Chris and I met in the 6th grade at Hennessy School in Grass Valley. In later years we were roommates in Nevada … Continue reading

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Where Every Day Is Moving Day

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Capitol Gasbags

Why don’t I buy an electric car? I don’t have a spare $40-$60 grand to spare right now.

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A Miner Altercation

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Dakota Sid Clifford

Dakota Sid Clifford has passed on to that great campground in the cloud, where he is now reunited with the love of his life, Jennifer. Sid has been a pillar of the local musician community for almost half a century, … Continue reading

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The Courtship Of Nevada City

According to NC Mayor Duane Strawser, El State-o Californo has given the city three options for the courthouse. Retrofit it, tear it down and rebuild in the image of the original, or leave to to rot and build a new … Continue reading

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Raiders Of The Lost Cause

Our local fright-wing crusaders suffered a slight setback this week after a restraining order was upheld for Jericho walker Teine Rebane Kenney. Kenney was one of a trio of protestors attending a “Jericho Walk” at the county Rood Center who … Continue reading

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Who’s That Knockin’ On Our Door?

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Cloudy With A Chance of Fallout

Growing up in Nevada County in the sixties, we were always very aware that we lived twenty miles away from Beale Air Force Base, a major strategic target for Russian missiles.

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Merry Widows 2022

It was a real treat to see so many old friends at Mardi Gras yesterday. We are all a little older and greyer, but we can still rock and roll.

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