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  1. Grass Valley approves financing program for energy efficency upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Union

    Smart irrigation controllers reduce water use in landscaping, adapting to changes in the weather. Drip systems not only save water, but for the family that installed this system, it also saved them two hours of watering a day.


  2. A&A Plant Manager/Dispatcher John Reynolds (left) with Sales Representative Jesse MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Union

    Plant Manager/Dispatcher John Reynolds uses A&A's computerized system to create up to 2,000 different types of concrete batches A&A GRAVEL - A&A Plant Manager Shon Kammerer operates a loader to funnel gravel and sand to the hopper via a conveyor beltThe business sign of A&A Concrete on the plant's towering silo is visible from afar The business sign of A&A Concrete on the plant's towering silo is visible from across the Golden Center Freeway When fully loaded with 10 yards of concrete, each A&A truck weighs 68,000 pounds.


  3. Meet Your Merchant: Generations of getting the spot out at Mercury CleanersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | The Union

    Sisters Melinda Cerrito, left, and Erin Van Dyke manage their family owned dry cleaner business, Mercury Cleaners, in Grass Valley. Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturdays.


  4. David Ryland: Centennial Reservoir Project a bad ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Union

    The Nevada Irrigation District has begun the steps to construct a 275-foot dam on the Bear River, just upstream of Combie Reservoir. This impoundment will flood six miles of the river, including the picnic area and campground at Plum Tree Road in Placer County. 1 comment

  5. NID hears from supporters, detractors of Centennial Reservoir at scoping meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Union

    The first scoping meeting for NID's Centennial Reservoir project was standing-room only. NID officials want public comment for an Environmental Impact Report they're compiling.


  6. Bear River's David O'Brien during a game against Colfax Tuesday night.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Union

    Last time the Bear River Bruins and Colfax Falcons linked up on the basketball court it took three overtimes to decide a winner. Tuesday at Bear River the game only needed regulation and was rarely in doubt as the Bruins got up early and dominated their Pioneer Valley League rival, 70-51, to sweep the season series.


  7. From left, Tiana Rockwell and Alexandra Gallus of Wholesome Beet Nutrition.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Union

    A long time endurance athlete, Tiana Rockwell began to experience a series of health issues while training for a marathon. She started to wonder if her problems were related to her diet, so she sought out a nutritionist.


  8. Traffic stop ends in arrest on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Union

    A man pulled over for having expired registration tags ended up going to jail after reportedly being found with controlled substances. A Nevada County Sheriff's deputy made a traffic stop on Lawrence John Burke just after midnight on Thanksgiving on Idaho-Maryland Road, said Sgt.


  9. Guardrail work restricts Interstate 80 lanes east of ColfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Union

    The California Department of Transportation is alerting the public that the right lane of eastbound Interstate 80 in the "3-mile" area east of Colfax in Placer County will be closed until 3 p.m. today for guardrail repair. Guardrail repair will continue in the "3-mile" area Thursday, when the right lane of westbound I-80 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Because of the steep grade in the "3 Mile" area from Secret Town to the Long Ravine railroad trestle, California Highway Patrol officers will be escorting traffic throught the area to reduce speeds and increase safety of Caltrans highway workers.


  10. (Live Coverage) Friday night football: Colfax at Bear River, Granite Bay at Nevada UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Union

    Sacramento region football teams are geared up and ready to kickoff the seventh week of prep action. This week Nevada Union will battle Granite Bay at Hooper Stadium, and Bear River clashes with Colfax at Bear River High School.


  11. Prep Football: Rivals Bear River and Colfax clash Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Union

    The last time Bear River and Colfax met on the gridiron, there was a Sac-Joaquin Section championship on the line. The Bruins won that game, 28-17, at the Lodi Grape Bowl and haven't lost since.


  12. Developing story: Colfax fire 80 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Union

    A commercial vehicle fire that caused a 2-acre blaze on the 22000 block of Plum Tree Rd. in Colfax is currently 80 percent contained, according to Cal Fire officials.


  13. (Live Coverage) Friday Night Football: Nu at Folsom, Bear River at Foothill, Colfax versus LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | The Union

    Update: 6:40 p.m. Kick-off is nearing! Who are your picks to win? Feel free to let us know in the comments section or on our Facebook page here. We will also be posting pictures and videos here throughout our coverage tonight.


  14. Healthy Options: Medicinal cannabis effective for pain, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Union

    Dr. Stephen Banister practices primary care, holistic medicine and pain management at Highland Springs Wellness Center in Grass Valley and Compassionate Health Options in Colfax. Dr. Stephen Banister has been a physician in Nevada County for over 30 years.


  15. Nevada County firefighters contain fire to garage of River Ranch Road homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Union

    About 30 firefighters rushed to a private property on River Ranch Road Thursday night to extinguish a fire that started in the garage of the house. The call came in around 6:40 p.m. and the fire was contained in 40 minutes, preventing it from spreading to the rest of the house and vegetation around the property.


  16. Fire reported on property in Colfax areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Union

    Placer County, Cal Fire and U.S. Forest Services are on the vegetation blaze, which Cal Fire reports to be between 7-8 acres in size near Tokayana Way.


  17. Friday Night Live: High school football kicks off hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | The Union

    As Bear River, Colfax and Nevada Union high school football teams kick off their season Friday night, The Union will join the Sacramento Bee in providing live coverage of local games and those throughout the greater Sacramento region right here at At 7 p.m., The Union will launch the Sac Bee's live chat, which offers play-by-play from sports writers from newspapers and web sites throughout the area - including The Union Sports Editor Walter Ford and Sports Writer Brian Shepard - along with score updates, fan comments, and photos.


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