grass valley

Vets, supporters gear up for bike ride

Bikers from all over the area will be taking to the road for an annual fundraiser to support veterans throughout the region. The 4th Annual 111-Mile Fundraiser for Veterans is a n ...

Reader Input: A vintage evening for music student

Sierra Knolls Winery in Auburn was the site of a successful fundraiser Sunday evening. Hannah Muzio, a member of Bear River High School’s advanced jazz choir, Jazz Unlimited, ...

Another View: State policies take a toll on its commerce

California thinks of itself as leading the vanguard of the energy revolution. We’re fighting climate change, investing in clean power, and shaking our fossil-fuel habit. Bu ...

Another View: To fee or not to fee? No question

William Shakespeare infused poetry and emotion into his plays. The opening lines from Prince Hamlet’s soliloquy are etched in our minds: “To be or not to be, that is th ...

Another View: Running once for council was enough

Mike Holmes, Bridget Powers and Matt Spokely … you can all relax, because I’m not running. Two years ago, after voters torpedoed Kevin Hanley’s charter city ep ...

Victim ID’d; murder inquiry ongoing

The Nevada County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday that the man whose body was found Monday in Nevada City was Brian Spalding, 41. Sheriff Keith Royal said the Nevada C ...

Reader Input: Bunnies require serious commitment

What is the first thing that comes to many minds when you think about Easter baskets? Did you say bunnies? That is a pretty common answer and there will be many bunnies in Easter b ...

Reader Input: Seniors not a bunch of do-nothings

Sorry, Cheri (Holm), but you are insensitive to seniors (“Too much ado building senior center,” Reader Input, Feb. 16). Many of us from Roseville to Grass Valley and ...

Reader Input: Devil able to sow discord with ease

A guy named Joe walks into a friendly family-type restaurant. It was a warm hangout where the prices were decent, the waitresses knew and liked their regulars and the food was deli ...

Reader Input: How I passed Nigerian scams 101

It sounded too good to be true. There existed a vast sum of money waiting for me. All that was required was to send money to the sender of the email in only one installment in or ...