grass valley

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 ...

Reader Input: Protect our senior centers

I was a teacher at the senior center in Grass Valley for two years. The center was controlled by the state. Every year, the state needed more money. The senior center was not able ...

Council to discuss interim manager

A closed, special session Auburn City Council meeting has been called for tonight by Mayor Bridget Powers to begin the selection process for a new city manager, after current City ...

Another View: For Auburn, changes bring mixed news

On Sunday, the Auburn Journal ran two different stories concerning key roles in our community. One was happy news; the other, sad. The happy news is that Carolyn Metzker is movin ...