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IFM Drafts Food Policy for Clients

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The Interfaith Food Ministry is all about providing food to people in the community who cannot afford to buy what they need, but now they are also striving to make that food more healthy and nutritious. click to listen to … Read more >

Citizens United Ruling Focus Of Education Forum

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A recent U-S Supreme Court decision regarding campaign financing is the focus of this month’s Education Forum put on by Nevada County’s Democratic Central Committee. Political Outreach Chair Paul Berger says author and constitutional scholar Derek Cressman will be discussing … Read more >

Serial Graffiti Tagger Arrested In Grass Valley

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An arrest has been made regarding a number of graffiti taggings in Grass Valley over the last month. Police Chief Alex Gammelgard says the graffiti was tagged with “blank” or “blank”, with an “e”. Locations included… click to listen to … Read more >

Grass Valley CHP Officer Injured In Accident

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A two-vehicle collision that included a highway patrol car occurred on Highway 49 near La Barr Meadows Road Monday afternoon. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says officer Reaves Douglas was stopped at a red light… click to listen to Officer Tassone … Read more >

Need For Vets Mental Help May Be Understated Here

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A new report appears to dispel the perception that veterans need more mental health care than the rest of the population. The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research says 90-thousand California veterans who had served in the military for at … Read more >

Air Attack Base to Open “On Time”

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Thanks to some wet weather this winter, fire officials at the Grass Valley Air Attack Base are hoping that this fire season will be more of a “normal” one. Last year at this time, the base had already been operational … Read more >

Nevada County Promotes Success of Drug Court

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It’s a way to keep drug offenders from doing serious prison time, and it’s been going on in Nevada County for about 20 years. It’s called Drug Court, and according to county officials, three quarters of Drug Court graduates remain … Read more >

Life Without Parole For Two Murder Convicts

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Two brothers convicted of murder have been formally sentenced by a Nevada County judge to life in prison without parole, along with consecutive 25-year terms. District Attorney Cliff Newell says the sentences are pre-set by law for such a crime. … Read more >

Two Arrested In Thefts From GV Church and Business

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A response to a trespassing complaint has led to the arrests of two people in connection with a large number of items stolen from a Grass Valley church and a local business. Nevada County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Steve Tripp says deputies … Read more >

Better Water Service Ahead For Cascade Shores

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A major upgrade in water service is on the way for the Cascade Shores subdivision. Nevada Irrigation District Operations Manager Chip Close says they’ve awarded a 3-point-2 million dollar contract for a new water transmission line. It will connect the … Read more >