Nevada City

Nevada City death investigated as homicide

The Nevada City Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a man in Nevada City as a possible homicide. Sheriff Keith Royal said the Nevada County Regional Dispatch Cent ...

Reader Input: Don’t sugarcoat deaths by guns

Four dead and 16 injured at Fort Hood, Texas (Journal, April 3). Gunsmiths and the National Rifle Association tell us every time a mass killing happens, that guns don’t kil ...

Reader Input: Call the flag by its right name

Re: “Many are the ways to honor South,” Reader Input, March 6, and “Confederate controversy: Moral fortitude or militant racism?,” (Journal, Feb. 28). Tom ...

Reader Input: Republicans not party of compassion

As millions of Americans sit down for Thanksgiving dinner, let’s not forget about the Republican war on the poor. Some 3.5 million Americans will have less on their plates th ...

Frog, toad forum in Auburn, Nevada City

Proposed new protections by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for mountain yellow-legged frogs and Yosemite toads will be the topics of discussion Wednesday in Auburn and Nevada C ...

Woodcreek 11-year-olds win Section 4 all-star title

NEVADA CITY — Aiden Martinez, Daniel Susac and Zachary Watari are about to play in a Little League Division 2 tournament for the third year in a row. But that’s only p ...

Day Tripper: Escape to the Sierra Buttes

If California wanted to claim its own version of England’s “Lake District,” then the stunning rises above Sierra City in the north Mother Lode would hold the titl ...

It’s postseason time: Little League TOC begins Saturday

The annual Tournament of Champions begins Saturday with four little leagues in Roseville and Granite Bay joining other District 54 teams. Major division games will be split betwee ...

Reader Input: Extremists give voice to NRA

Who does the NRA really speak for? The National Rifle Association represents deer hunters, self-defense and Second Amendment devotees. But, in a very direct way, the NRA also rep ...

Reader Input: Party holds the nation hostage

President Obama says his public campaign against Republicans is not producing results. Perk up, Mr. President. Did you see the results of last week’s polls? You’re wi ...