Tag Archives: Nevada County economy

Sell Empire Mine State Historic Park? Who knew!

While some local movers-and-shakers were in Sacramento Thursday urging a speed-up to repair of the Bridgeport Covered Bridge,  a Senate subcommittee was endangering the county’s prized tourist attraction. And none of Nevada County’s leaders had a clue this was happening. A state Senate subcommittee approved … Continue reading

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Nevada County’s Blanche DuBois economy

You can tell a lot about a community by looking at its retail line-up. If the roster includes Whole Foods, Nordstrom and Restoration Hardware, you can safely assume it’s a high income area. On the other hand, if the area … Continue reading

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