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Nevada City,CA
Wednesday, December 7 2016

Regional

$97,367 FEMA grant to NCCFD buys exhaust removal systems for three fire stations

December 7, 2016 - The Nevada County Consolidated Fire District was recently awarded an Assistance to Firefighters Grant from FEMA in the amount of...

Nevada County 4-H Food and Agriculture Project – Come join the fun

December 7, 2016 - Does your child love food, watching cooking shows, and learning about how food grows? Then the Nevada County 4-H Food...

Nevada City Chamber of Commerce Launches Tree Tour Map GoFundMe Project

NEVADA CITY, Calif., December 7, 2016 - The Nevada City Chamber of Commerce is updating its popular Tree Tour Map. The original map completed...

CAL FIRE plans to conduct a 25-acre prescribed burn at the Mt Howell Lookout...

Auburn, Calif. December 7, 2016 - On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, the CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit, with the support and cooperation from our allied Placer...

Waves of significant precipitation starting tonight

December 7, 2016 - A return to wetter weather will commence later today and continue into next week. Discussion Other than some high clouds spreading in...

Ride the bus for free on Dec. 16 and 21

December 6, 2016 - County of Nevada Transit Services has received a Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP) air quality grant that provides public...

Cascade Shores waste water treatment plant funding approved by State Water Board, Nate Beason...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 6, 2016 - At its regular meeting today, the State Water Resources Control Board approved funding in the amount of...

CAL FIRE Firefighters Train for High Angle and Technical Rescue

Penn Valley, Calif. December 6, 2016 - Starting on Monday, December 5, 2016, firefighters from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL...

Freeze tonight, low snow levels possible starting Wednesday night

December 6, 2016 - Cold overnight temperatures again tonight. A return to wetter weather is expected Wednesday through Saturday. Freeze Watch from late tonight...

Truckee Police Department and FBI arrest two bank robbery suspects

TRUCKEE, Calif. December 5, 2016 - On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 the Truckee Police responded to a possible bank robbery at the Bank of...

Freeze watch in effect from late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning

December 5, 2016 - The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a freeze watch below 2000 feet elevation, which is in effect from...

Sierra Nevada Conservancy Board to meet in Auburn December 7-8

AUBURN, Dec. 5, 2016 - The Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Governing Board will hold its quarterly meeting in Auburn in Placer County on December...

Are your Holiday Decorations Fire Safe?

TAHOE CITY, Calif.  December 5, 2016 - Holiday decorating is a tradition in homes all over the world, but do you know how to...

NID: 26 inches of precip. recorded at Bowman Reservoir through November

GRASS VALLEY – The Nevada Irrigation District is reporting that 26.45 inches of precipitation has been recorded at Bowman Reservoir (elev. 5,650 ft.) through...

Food & Farm Conference brings national leaders in the sustainable farming movement to Grass...

Grass Valley, CA December 5, 2016 - Over 600 farmers, foodies and homesteaders will gather in Grass Valley on January 6 -8 for the...

Congratulations to the Fall 2016 Citizen’s Academy Graduates

December 5, 2016 - Congratulations to the graduates of the fall 2016 Nevada County Citizen's Academy, who completed the 10 week informational classes on...

Freeze tonight and tomorrow night, Atmospheric River coming in on Wednesday

December 5, 2016 - A weather disturbance will bring a slight chance of showers to the mountains thru Tuesday. A colder air mass associated...

Jim Hurley: Strategies to Keep Pipes From Freezing

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 4, 2016 - In coping with the possibility of freezing pipes the most important thing is to get past the...

“Owl Be Home for Christmas” on December 3, a benefit for WR&R

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. December 3, 2016 - Join Wild Birds Unlimited on Saturday, Dec 3, as they partner with Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release (WR&R)...

The Mountain Messenger | Medical Marijuana Battle Over?

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 3, 2016 - One of the first reactions to marijuana legalization in California would seem to be a dampening down of...