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Evacuees Come to Nevada County; Hotels Full

Many of those evacuees have found themselves spending the night in Nevada County. The Nevada County Fairgrounds is being used as an emergency shelter, and all of the area hotels are full. Gold Miners Inn-Holiday Inn Express General Manager Sean Gilleran says his crew sprung into action immediately…

Listen to Sean Gilleran 1

And what exactly does that mean?…

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Some people actually called ahead to try to get a reservation before they evacuated. Others just showed up at the front desk hoping rooms would be available. Gilleran says they try to help refer people as best they can…

Listen to Sean Gilleran 3

People were sent to Auburn, and may have ultimately ended up in Sacramento or even Reno.

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