Tag Archives: Terry Lamphier

It’s hard to find the middle ground around here

It’s hard to find the middle ground politically in western Nevada County, mainly because those in the middle prefer to remain silent and stay out of the cross-fire from the left and right political fringe. This makes it challenging for … Continue reading

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Nobody has clean hands in the Lamphier child porn case

Former Supervisor Terry Lamphier’s no contest plea to a single charge of misuse of country property by a public official–accessing child pornography on a county computer–caps a 1.5-year law-and-order drama that did little to instill confidence in our local criminal … Continue reading

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Peeling the onion off the skin, Part 2

When last we visited with our political pundit and purveyor of puffery, Jeff Pelline was sounding the alarm on Christmas Day about the unfolding Nevada County political season: “I smell another contentious year of elections with unqualified albeit ideologically like-minded people … Continue reading

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Part 1: A field guide to dealing with the media

“It just feels as if there’s been evasiveness in terms of being honest and straightforward.” Supervisor Terry Lamphier has since backpedaled from that statement to CBS13 News in Sacramento, his initial reaction to the concept of a mall development at … Continue reading

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