Nevada County

Carter Livingston a ‘fine young man’

We are residents of Nevada County and are very concerned about a current court case we recently attended. It was postponed, the case of Carter Livingston (Journal, Sept. 26). (Liv ...

Looking behind the scenes: County CEO’s support network dwindling

Marking up the notebook while considering my options for the upcoming state gubernatorial race. One candidate appears old, distant and out of touch while the other has already ser ...

Auburn tech company sues Nevada County over trade secrets

AtPac, a technology company that moved to Auburn from Grass Valley in November, is suing Nevada County over what it describes as unauthorized disclosure of proprietary information. ...

Why is the state budget so hard to balance?

Checking the thermostat on the notebook while wondering if the record cold of late will force our president to consider that his proposed global warming legislation might be anti-c ...

Nevada County pot raid nets big numbers

Nevada County law enforcement has tallied up the amount of marijuana seized from a rural plantation and the numbers are big. According to Sheriff Keith Royal, a raid Wednesday mor ...

Officials search suspected pot operation in Nevada County

Law enforcement officials raided 10 indoor and outdoor pot grows Wednesday morning in connection with a Nevada County man who is suspected of making $1.9 million in marijuana sales ...

Steering clear of deer hunt

An educated public generally agrees that human intervention to reduce the numbers of deer in a given area should not be considered unless there is clear, scientific evidence that s ...

Placer County Animal Shelter fees will take a bigger bite out of wallets

Bailing Fido out of the Placer County animal shelter will cost their human companions 23 percent more starting next month. The increase in the penalty for picking up a spayed or n ...

Teen foursome arrested for stealing from Auburn bike shops

An Auburn business owner is hoping at the end of the week he’ll recover his stolen inventory a teen couple and their young accomplices took. Shon Garten, owner of Off-Axis Boar ...

Authorities searching for real estate broker

Authorities are searching for a Nevada County real estate broker who faces 73 criminal counts for allegedly “deceiving” his investors and borrowers, which include an Auburn man ...