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Tuesday, February 28 2017

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Cascade Shores Slide Update

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 27, 2017 - Today, Nevada County staff and soils engineers inspected the recent slide area in the Cascade Shores neighborhood...

Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, to Hear Oral Argument at Nevada Union High...

February 27, 2017 at 4:27 PM Editor's note: The initial press release sent by the Judicial Council listed an incorrect date. The correct date...

New Placer County Sheriff Devon Bell sworn in today

February 27, 2017 - Today, Devon Bell was sworn in as Placer County’s newest sheriff. Bell, 49, replaces longtime Sheriff Ed Bonner, who just...

Caltrans Maintenance Work Restricts Lane on Westbound Interstate 80 Between Secret Town and Colfax

PLACER COUNTY February 27, 2017 - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists to expect delays on westbound Interstate 80 northeast of...

Best in Basin Nominations Accepted Through March 31

STATELINE, NV, Feb. 27, 2017 - The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) is accepting nominations for its annual Best in Basin awards program through...

DWR to Stop Spillway Outflow for Debris Removal

February 27, 2017 - At 6:45 a.m. today, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) began gradually ramping down outflows from the Oroville Reservoir. Flows...

26th Annual Fantasy of Stars at Bear River High School

February 27, 2017 - Bear River High School’s vocal ensembles, Jazz Unlimited and Starlite Express, will host a show choir and vocal jazz festival...

Celebrated Norwegian ensemble makes west coast debut in Grass Valley

February 27, 2017 - Grass Valley will host the only west coast performance of tenThing, the Norwegian all-female 10-piece brass ensemble, led by acclaimed...

California State Poet Laureate Dana Gioia to Keynote the Inaugural Sierra Poetry Festival

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 27, 2017 - Nevada County Arts Council (NCArts) will present the inaugural Sierra Poetry Festival on April 1, 2017 all...

Anita Oberbauer Serves as Guest Speaker at Fairgrounds Foundation’s Speaker Series

February 27, 2017 - Anita Oberbauer, Professor and Chair of the Department of Animal Science at the University of California, Davis, spent Wednesday evening...

Snow Showers Possible Today, then Dry Week Ahead

February 27, 2017 - Showers linger into early Tuesday, then extended period of dry weather starts by the middle of the week. Discussion Satellite imagery depicts...

2017 Wildflower Walks To Begin at Bridgeport Along South Yuba River March 11

NEVADA COUNTY, CA, Feb. 27, 2017 - When spring arrives in the Nevada County foothills there is no better way to welcome its arrival...

Video: Little Wolf Creek Sinkhole on February 24

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 26, 2017 - The Little Wolf Creek Sinkhole on February 24, 2017, and a short tutorial video showing how to...

Road Repairs on Canyon Drive in Oroville to Begin

Oroville, California February 26, 2017 - The Department of Water Resources (DWR) has partnered with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to address roads...

Indivisible Women Nevada County Meeting this Sunday at Miners Foundry in Nevada City

Nevada City, Calif. February 25, 2017 - Following up on a historic turnout one month ago, Indivisible Women of Nevada County hosts its next...

Alta Sierra Nuisance Abatement Project Completed

February 25, 2017 - The Code Compliance Division is pleased to have completed another nuisance abatement project.  This project was located at the 11000...

Nevada County Declares Another Local Emergency for February Storm Damage

February 25, 2017 - Emergency Services​ Director Steve Monaghan declared a local emergency on February 22, 2017 as a result of the extreme weather,...

Showers Possible through Tuesday, then an Extended Period of Dry Weather

February 25, 2017 - Flooding concerns continue as runoff from the recent rain continues to work its way downstream adding stress to waterways. A...

Hundreds Rally at MCWRA Event featuring LaMalfa & McClintock in Auburn

AUBURN, Calif. February 24, 2017 - Five hundred people Friday morning rallied outside Auburn’s The Ridge Golf Course, demanding that U.S. Representatives Doug LaMalfa...

Two Reported Cases of Mumps at Bear River, More Cases Likely in Nevada County

February 24, 2017 - The Nevada County Public Health Department has recently received reports of two cases of mumps at Bear River High School....