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Placer County unveils its newly redesigned county flag

January 16, 2020

A newly redesigned county flag was officially unveiled Tuesday at the Placer County Board of Supervisors meeting. The redesign incorporates the popular branding and design elements of Placer County’s logo and color palette, which were...

Nevada City Mayor to face possible sanction, removal

November 14, 2019

NEVADA CITY — Nevada City Mayor Reinette Senum will face possible sanction or removal during the next council meeting, Dec. 10, after the council approved discussion of possible censure. Council member Erin Minett said she...

State senator calls for special session on power outages

October 31, 2019

State Sen. Brian Dahle stood outside California Organics in Nevada City on Wednesday to talk about the PG&E shutoffs. The president of the Nevada City grocery store and restaurant, Chris Kysar, stood nearby. Kysar said...

Low vote totals one week before Assembly special election

October 31, 2019

About 13,500 ballots in the Nov. 5 state Assembly District 1 special election between Democrat Elizabeth Betancourt and Republican Megan Dahle have been returned to the Nevada County elections office, officials said Monday. District 1,...

Tony Commendatore sworn into council

September 11, 2019

Tony Commendatore, Truckee’s newest council member, was sworn in at Tuesday’s council meeting. Commendatore, a managing partner at Aegis Insurance Markets in Truckee, was appointed to fill the vacant seat left by former Vice Mayor...