Category Archives: Local

Nevada County Supervisors Formally Reject Cell Tower On Wildlife Lane

Once again, our supervisors demonstrate they do not understand the critical role that broadband access plays in a digital world, federal and state broadband funding programs, nor the technology used to provide broadband connectivity. A quote from the article in … Continue reading

Posted in Analysis, Broadband, Local, Local Media

The Stunning Statistical Fraud Behind The Global Warming Scare

The Investors Daily has the details. The actual measured temperature record shows something different: There have been hot years and hot decades since the turn of the last century, and colder years and colder decades. But the overall measured temperature … Continue reading

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Climate Change and Forest Fire Fact Check

The Charge: Timothy White, California State University Chancellor “Nearly everyone agrees that climate change is the biggest environmental challenge facing California and the world. Communities across California are experiencing firsthand the effects of devastating wildfires, persistent droughts, agricultural anomalies and … Continue reading

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Remembering Ray Shine

I was sorry to read that Ray Shine had died over the weekend. As a fellow Friends of Nevada County Military board member,  we often had opportunities to chat.  I was aware that Ray had some vital health issues, but he … Continue reading

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If Planet is Warming Why are CA Max Temperatures Declining (Update 08-20-18)?

The global temperature is not soaring, so the anthropogenic global warming scaremongers have been focusing on Max Temperatures at different locations around the planet. Los Angles was recently in the news and debunked HERE and Scotland HERE. I decided to … Continue reading

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The Cause and Effect of Anthropogenic CO2 [Updated & Edited]

Russ Steele I am reading The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect by Judea Pearl and Dana Mackenzie. Pearl’s work on cause and effect enables us to know whether one thing causes another, or not. A … Continue reading

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People are Leaving Silicon Valley

As you read this article,  note that none of the in-state destinations include Nevada County. Why? Top 10 California counties that people are leaving 1. Santa Clara County Out of state destinations: Arizona, Nevada, Texas, and Idaho In state destinations: … Continue reading

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