Daily Archives: November 8, 2011

How “boom and bust” economic development caught up with Grass Valley

Despite an impassioned plea from the rank-and-file police officers in Grass Valley, the City Council voted 4-0 (Dan Miller was absent) to impose a cost-cutting contract on its police department for one year. The decision came after negotiations failed to … Continue reading

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Placer County board of supervisors opposes proposed Garden Bar Dam

From SierraWatch: “In a unanimous vote Tuesday November 8, the Placer County Board of Supervisors expressed ‘an official position of opposition’ to the proposed Garden Bar Dam. “The dam would block off the Bear River on the County’s northern border … Continue reading

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Health, $$$ & fear

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Is The Union publisher a hypocrite?

In a rant this morning, The Union publisher/editor goes off on another tirade about government spending — this time targeting the Rood Center, supervisors and government workers. But here’s what he forget to tell you: He’s supping at the trough … Continue reading

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