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Sunday, February 19 2017

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Rick Haffey: Community Response to the Oroville Dam Evacuation

February 17, 2017 - The recent crisis at the Oroville Dam, and the resulting evacuation order, forced 200,000 people to flee their homes with...

A Primer on Nevada City’s Sphere of Influence Update

Nevada City, Calif. February 17, 2017 - At their February 23rd meeting the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo) will hold a workshop to consider...

Announcing the Rüdiger Foundation

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 17, 2017 - As we celebrate the third birthday of the Nevada City Police K9 Officer, we are pleased to...

Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation to Host Cioppino and Pasta Feed on March 4

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 17, 2017 - Join the Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation at its seventh annual All-You-Can-Eat Cioppino and Pasta Feed on Saturday,...

Gusty Winds Friday and Monday, Increased Flood Threat Monday

February 16, 2017 - Wet weather returns with several storm system passages expected through next week. Sierra mountain travel issues at times. Discussion (Tonight through...

SYRCL, Tribal Leaders Denied Entry to Upcoming Regional Water Symposium

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 16, 2017 - Local conservation, community and tribal organizations are calling on U.S. Representatives Doug LaMalfa and Tom McClintock to...

AAUW Feb. 18 Meeting Focuses on Learning about Technology for our Daily Lives

February 16, 2017 - Do you panic at the direction: “sign up on the internet”? Do you sometimes wish you had more computer savvy...

16th Annual NU Student Choreography Showcase

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 16, 2017 - Nevada Union High School’s Theatrical Dance Academy presents the 16th annual Student Choreography Showcase on Thursday, February...

NASA: Snow Science in Support of Our Nation’s Water Supply

Feb. 16, 2017 - Researchers have completed the first flights of a NASA-led field campaign that is targeting one of the biggest gaps in...

DWR Begins Outflow Reduction at Oroville Dam

Oroville, Calif. February 16, 2017 - DWR has begun reducing outflow from the Oroville Dam flood control spillway to support the removal of debris...

Sierra Science Speakers Series Event on Feb. 21

GRASS VALLEY, California February 16, 2017 - The first of this spring’s Sierra Science Speakers Series presentations will be this Tuesday, February 21st from...

Rain, snow and flood concerns return

February 16, 2017 - Wet weather returns today with several storm system passages expected through next week. Sierra mountain travel issues at times. Gusty...

Donner Lake Level Remains High, Lake Front Residents Stay Informed

February 15, 2017 - The Town of Truckee, Truckee Police Department, Truckee Fire Protection District and Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA) have been working...

Northern California fairs step-up in Lake Oroville crisis

February 15, 2017 - When a fear of imminent disaster on February 12 led to a mass evacuation order in communities along the Feather...

Small Fire on Freeman Lane Quickly Extinguished

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 15, 2017 - Grass Valley Fire Department units responded for a reported commercial structure fire to the 600 block of...

Annual Funding Process Has Begun at United Way of Nevada County

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 15, 2017 - United Way of Nevada County’s annual Community Impact Process for calendar year 2017 has begun. Allocations will...

Smiley Guys Smokehouse Fundraiser for Partners in English Language Learning on March 16

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 15, 2017 - On Thursday, March 16th from 5pm to 9pm, Smiley Guys Smokehouse will host a fundraiser to benefit...

Bridgeport Volunteer Open House and Sign-Up Opportunity

PENN VALLEY, Calif. February 15, 2017 - Are you interested in volunteering and/or becoming a docent at our beautiful South Yuba River State Historic...

Rain and Snow – The Return

February 15, 2017 - Wet weather returns later today with several rounds continuing into next week. Discussion Upper ridge is beginning to give way as the...

John Cain, American Rivers: Reason for Hope, But Danger Persists at Oroville Dam

February 14, 2017 - Over the weekend the situation at Oroville Dam went from bad to worse. The Sacramento Bee headline said it best:...