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Moderate mountain snow and valley rain through early Friday, followed by near impossible mountain travel late Friday through the weekend

A brief period of dry weather is expected through this morning before some valley rain and mountain snow returns. Another more potent weather system will bring heavy precipitation and strong winds late Friday through Sunday creating major mountain travel impacts. Discussion Active weather is expected through the weekend with multiple weather systems moving through the […]

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Environmental groups bring outdoor learning to hundreds of Lake Tahoe students

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA (December 8, 2022) – This fall, six environmental organizations led 500 South Tahoe High School students through a series of hands-on lessons about hydrological and ecological concepts in a place-based outdoor setting. The organizations’ environmental experts donated their time to share their knowledge and enthusiasm with the young people during a […]

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Nevada County takes steps towards a Recreation and Resiliency Master Plan

Nevada City, CA – Nevada County is embarking on the development of a countywide Recreation and Resiliency Master Plan. The plan is not only a first for Nevada County, but also one of the first of its kind in the state of California to comprehensively integrate solutions for adapting to extreme weather, wildfire, drought and […]

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Amateur Radio Emergency Services Members Support Nevada County OES

Nevada County, CA – Ten Nevada County Amateur Radio Emergency Services’ members were sworn-in as Nevada County OES Disaster Service Worker Volunteers during their December 1st meeting at the Nevada County Airport. Lt. Sean Scales, Emergency Operations Coordinator, NCSO and Office of Emergency Services administered the Oath. In May of 2022, NC OES and NC […]

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Two winter storms with mountain travel impacts late week through the weekend

A brief period of dry weather is expected the next few days with cold mornings and morning fog. Precipitation returns by the end of the week with major mountain travel impacted expected over the weekend. Very difficult travel conditions with likely chain controls and possible road closures. Low visibility due to a combination of wind […]

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Truckee Community Cares’ Food, Coat and Toy Drive are in Motion Through Mid-December

TRUCKEE, Calif. (Dec. 7, 2022) –  Truckee Community Cares (TCC), formerly known as Truckee Community Christmas operations are in full swing! Collection boxes have been placed around town and this year’s online fundraising link is live. Distribution day is fast approaching and TCC fundraising and collecting efforts are a vital part of helping our neighbors celebrate […]

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Nevada County Supervisors Recognize Liam Marchi with Youth Leadership Award

The Nevada County Board of Supervisors recognized Bear River High School senior Liam Marchi for standing out as a youth leader through excellence in academics, athletics, theater, and student body government. “We are very proud of your achievements and just love to see exceptional young people like you serving as a positive role model for […]

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Bright Futures For Youth to open new NEO Youth Center at its offices on Litton Hill in Grass Valley in late summer 2023

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. – Bright Futures for Youth will open a NEO Youth Center at its offices on Litton Hill in Grass Valley, providing after-school and occasional weekend activities and events for children and young adults in Nevada County. Bright Futures for Youth has started a capital campaign to raise $500,000 for the NEO Youth […]

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Yuba Water approves grants to support Yuba County water supply infrastructure improvements, watershed resilience, public safety and more

MARYSVILLE, Calif. (Dec. 6, 2022) – The Yuba Water Agency Board of Directors today committed more than $1 million in grant funding to support water supply reliability, watershed resilience, flood risk reduction and first responder agencies in Yuba County. A summary of each grant is below. Water supply Browns Valley Irrigation District A $500,000 grant […]

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Nevada County: First Installment of the 2022-2023 Property Tax Bill due Dec. 12th

Tina M. Vernon, Nevada County Treasurer and Tax Collector, would like to remind property owners that the due date for the 1st installment of the 2022-2023 secured tax bill is December 12, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Payments must be received in this office or show a postmark of December 12, 2022. If mailing close to […]

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Cold morning lows Wednesday and Thursday, additional winter storms with mountain travel impacts late week

Showers and a few thunderstorms will continue across the region today before tapering off from north to south on Tuesday. A brief period of dry weather is expected mid-week before precipitation returns by the end of the week Discussion Low continues to track slowly south along the north coast of California. Radar shows most remaining […]

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Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter Tuesday Night, Dec. 6

Nevada City, Calif. – The National Weather Service predicts significantly COLD weather Tuesday night, December 6th. Considering the weather prediction, Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada are activating the Cold Weather Shelter Protocol for Tuesday night. The shelter will open at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday in Nevada City at the Madelyn Helling Library Community […]

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Nevada City resident prosecuted for illegal motor vehicle use on protected land of at-risk species within Tahoe National Forest

NEVADA CITY, CALIF. (Dec. 5, 2022) — After an investigation by Tahoe National Forest law enforcement officers, U.S. Magistrate Judge Deborah Barnes found a Nevada City resident guilty of driving a motorized vehicle off designated routes determined by the federal government. The driver was operating a vehicle in a protected riparian area along Greenhorn Creek […]

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Significant mountain travel impacts through early Tuesday, additional weather systems later this week

Showers and a few thunderstorms will continue across the region today before tapering off from the north on Tuesday. A brief period of dry weather is expected mid-week before precipitation returns by the end of the week. Discussion After a brief break Sunday evening, radar indicates showers are spreading back inland across NorCal as the […]

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