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Popular School Official Dies In Kayaking Accident

A local school district official drowned in the Yuba River near Bridgeport over the weekend. Nevada County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Sean Scales says it happened in heavy rapids Sunday afternoon…

click to listen to Lt Scales

Scales identified the man as 42-year-old Sean Manchester…

click to listen to Lt Scales

Manchester was director of Pupil Services and Special Education for the Nevada Joint Union High School District. District Superintendent Brett McFadden says it’s a devastating loss…

click to listen to Brett McFadden

Manchester was from Nevada City.

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