Category Archives: Local

Driving Me Crazy

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Don’t Wanna Live In No Snail Shell

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Whack Attack

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Spare No Expense In Nevada City

I’ve covered the Nevada City council for three decades and seen more than a few ugly confrontations, but watching the current mayor deride former mayor Cathy Wilcox Barnes for her objection to the city’s spending spree was definitely a new … Continue reading

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What’s At Stake

In all my years covering the city council I never saw anything like this episode. There have always been contentious issues that defy compromise, but to blow $30K on a symbolic resolution really takes the cake. (And no facilitator is … Continue reading

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Beginning next year, the A’s will play at Sutter Health Park in West Sacramento.

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In a recent letter to the editor of The Union, reader Timothy Jensen failed to find any humor in my satirical cartoon advertising Donald Trump Jackboots, describing it as “trashy” and “intellectually inept”. I can only respond by pointing out … Continue reading

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Cornish Cuisine

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A Penny For Your Fears

Every couple of years we are asked to approve another small tax increase to fund a worthy cause, in today’s example, mitigating our exposure to wildfires. It’s hard to object when you see what can happen to a town like … Continue reading

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Ophir, Under, Sideways, Down

Amazing how one of the shortest streets in town can cause so much confusion…

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