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Sunday, July 15 2018

Regional

33rd annual Pine Tree Quilt Guild Quilt Show at the Fairgrounds May 6-7

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. April 24, 2017 - The 33rd annual edition of Nevada County’s largest quilt show will take place on Saturday, May 6...

Mokelumne River becomes California’s newest Wild and Scenic River

June 29, 2018 - Thirty-seven miles of the North Fork and main stem of the Mokelumne River running through Amador and Calaveras counties became...

First Tuesday Democrats on Nov. 1st: The Statewide Propositions

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. October 26, 2016 - Are you staring at that 222page document sent to you by the State of California’s Secretary of...

Nevada Seismological Lab reports swarm of 90 earthquakes in south Reno

RENO, Nev. January 12, 2018 - The University of Nevada, Reno’s Seismological Laboratory reports an ongoing swarm of earthquakes near south Reno, in the...

Successful rescue at the Yuba River

May 19, 2018 - On Friday May 18th Nevada County Consolidated FD resources were dispatched to a drowning or near drowning in the South...

Placer County: Solar customers can enroll early with Pioneer to take advantage of lower...

PLACER COUNTY, Calif. June 29, 2018 - Pioneer Community Energy (Pioneer) will begin enrolling solar customers starting September 2018, based upon the customer’s true-up...

Paul Emery’s “Nevada City LIVE!” 2016 Concert Series

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 6, 2016 - Now in it's fourth season, Paul Emery's Nevada City LIVE! concert series will bring five weeks of...

Upcoming Fire Recovery Events in Nevada County

October 20, 2017 - The Nevada County Office of Emergency Services continues to coordinate fire recovery efforts with non-profit, state and federal partners.  Several...

BLM issues public safety measures for 2018 Burning Man event

WINNEMUCCA, Nev. July 5, 2018 - The Bureau of Land Management, Winnemucca District Office announced a temporary closure and temporary restrictions for certain activities...

Former Truckee resident indicted for $1.7m investment fraud

SACRAMENTO, Calif. July 25, 2017 - Patrick Slavin, 55, formerly of Truckee, was arraigned today in federal court on a 21-count indictment charging him...

Nevada County Public Defenders: Why we serve

March 20, 2017 - March 18, 2017 marked the second annual Public Defense Day and the 54th Anniversary of the decision in Gideon v....

Human education can hinder negative encounters with the American black bear

Feb. 7, 2017 - The American black bear can rest easier thanks to conservation research conducted at UBC's Okanagan campus. A recent study indicates...

Colfax High School and Placer County 4-H partner in Costume Design Club to support...

September 14, 2016 - Colfax High School is excited to announce a new Costume Design Club being offered to Colfax High School students through...

Alleged burglary suspect shot and wounded by Sheriff’s deputies after pursuit

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 22, 2018 - An alleged burglary suspect was shot by Nevada County Sheriff's deputies after a car chase ending near...

RIP Wesley Robertson

March 4, 2018 - Our cherished KVMR family and friends: We have truly lost a one-of-a-kind, larger than life, unique KVMR character and talent. Wesley Robertson...

Afternoon thunderstorms likely, heat returns by the end of the week

August 22, 2017 - Showers and thunderstorms possible the next couple of days, then dry weather returns for the end of the week. Temperatures...

STDs on the rise in California and locally

June 20, 2018 - The California Department of Public Health recently noted another in a string of record years for cases of sexually transmitted...

Red Flag Warning for Placer, Yuba and El Dorado until Sunday night

June 17, 2017 - The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 PM this...

Sunny and warm weekend – rivers still running fast and cold

May 27, 2017 - Warming up this weekend. Isolated afternoon showers or thunderstorms possible over the central Sierra into early next week. Discussion (Today through...

Op-Ed | Jane Pelton: Democracy in Peril

Jan. 30, 2017 - So now, for President of the USA, we have a reckless, self-aggrandizing, tyrant who seems to inhabit an alternate reality...