Regional

Patrick Mullany of El Dorado Hills arrested for Robbery, False Imprisonment, and Impersonating a...

April 23, 2019 - Yesterday we were called regarding an armed robbery at a construction site in El Dorado Hills. The victim reported that...

Over 750 pounds of trash picked up at Keep Tahoe Blue Earth Day Cleanup

South Lake Tahoe, CA April 23, 2019 - Warmer spring weather can expose trash left behind after winter snow melts, and leave South Lake...

NID customer service office will be closed during the afternoon of Wednesday, April 24

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. April 23, 2019 - The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) customer service office will be closed during the afternoon of Wednesday, April...

Placer County’s Whole Person Care program reaches milestone with 100 clients successfully housed

AUBURN, Calif. April 23, 2019 - Placer County’s Whole Person Care program for homeless individuals with complex needs has hit a major milestone, reaching...

Burn pile ends up scorching close to 9 acres on Perimeter Road

April 23, 2019 - CAL FIRE firefighters with Higgins Fire Protection District responded to the report of a vegetation fire on Perimeter Road (Nevada...

Is a small farm or ranch your dream? The Beginning Farming Academy is for...

Auburn, Calif. April 23, 2019 - Is your dream to start a small farm or ranch? Are you ready to get started on your...

Poet-Tea at Madelyn Helling Library this afternoon

April 23, 2019 - The Madelyn Helling Library will be hosting a Poetry Teatime with local poets on Tuesday, April 23rd at 4:00 p.m....

Nevada County STEAM Expo 2019 in Review

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. April 23, 2019 - On Saturday, April 6th, NCSOS opened the doors of the Main Street Center at the Nevada County...

Very warm temperatures today and Wednesday

April 23, 2019 - Dry weather and warm temperatures through the week. High temperatures will peak today and Wednesday. A cooling trend is possible...

The Camp Fire effect: more escaped burn piles than ever

NEVADA CITY, Calif. April 22, 2019 - Easter Sunday was sunny and breezy. It was also a permissible burn day. What could possibly go...

Travel Talk Series at the Madelyn Helling Library

NEVADA CITY, Calif. April 22, 2019 - Madelyn Helling Library is pleased to announce the next four programs of the Travel Talk Series. The...

Three Men Sentenced for Illegal Bear Killing

April 22, 2019 - A year-long investigation into the illegal poaching of a black bear in the Pinenut Mountains near Dayton has resulted in...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, April 27, 2019

April 22, 2019 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, April 21, 2019 – April 27, 2019. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Long...

PCWA: Cold Winter Pushes Snowpack and Middle Fork Operation to New Heights

AUBURN, Calif. April 22, 2019 -  Marking the mid-point of the 2019 water year, the Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) Board of Directors received...

Call to Artists: Art and wine show set for May 31

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. April 22, 2019 - Artists creating small-to-medium-sized works are invited to participate in an art show and wine tasting set for...

‘Walk for Rwanda’ set for local trails May 4

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. April 22, 2019 - Local trails and community services in Rwanda come together at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 4, in a...

Nevada County Transit Services to Provide System-Wide “Free Fare Days” this weekend

April 22, 2019 - County of Nevada Transit Services will provide system wide "free fare days" on all routes on Friday, April 26th from 5:50 a.m....

Warm and breezy today, temperatures will continue to rise through the week

April 22, 2019 - High pressure will build over the region with warm temperatures and dry conditions. High temperatures will peak near the middle...

2019 Orchard Springs Easter Egg Hunt (video)

April 21, 2019 - Another successful Easter Egg Hunt at NID's Orchard Springs Campground of Rollins Lake. Always great to see the smiles of...

Isolated thunderstorms possible today

April 20, 2019 - Showers and thunderstorms are forecast for today as a low pressure system moves inland. Temperatures will be significantly cooler today,...