Wednesday, January 23 2019

Regional

Graffiti briefly mars 49’er Bridge at South Yuba

NEVADA CITY, Calif. Sept. 29, 2016 - Misspelled graffiti briefly marred the 49er bridge crossing the South Yuba river between Nevada City and North...

Strong weather system moves through today, colder system arrives this weekend

November 29, 2018 - Wet pattern continues through the weekend with several weather systems forecast to affect the region. A stronger system moves through...

Nevada County looking to hire professional consulting and facilitation services for marijuana advisory group

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 19, 2016 - A request for proposals (RFP) has been published by Nevada County's Purchasing Division for "consulting and facilitation...

Volunteers Needed for the Tenth Annual Great Sierra River Cleanup

Auburn September 4, 2018 - Help celebrate ten years of conserving Sierra Nevada rivers! On September 15, from 9 am to noon, volunteers from...

Controlled burns limited severity of Rim Fire

December 8, 2017 - Controlled burning of forestland helped limit the severity of one of California's largest wildfires, according to Penn State geographers. The researchers...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, April 15-21, 2018

April 15, 2018 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, April 15-21, 2018. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Long Ravine underpass to .2 miles...

NID: “All calls may be recorded for quality assurance…”

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. November 15, 2017 - During NID's last Board meeting, General Manager Rem Scherzinger said, "We just started recording our phone calls,...

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...

Tahoe State of the Lake Report Released

July 27, 2017 - The UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center released today its annual Tahoe: State of the Lake Report for 2016 — a year...

Chance of showers tonight and Wednesday, dry and sunny again starting Thursday

May 30, 2017 - Cooler today and Wednesday. A weak system will move through the interior late tonight and Wednesday morning to bring light...

PG&E Helicopter Patrols

November 2, 2018 - Given the dramatic wildfire threat our communities face this year, PG&E is taking immediate action to ensure the safety of...

Nevada County Democrats Honored By California State Party

May 23, 2017 - Nevada County had a 68% voter turnout in the 2016 primary. Democrats voted nearly 2 to 1 for Bernie Sanders....

Bill Smethers – Why you should vote for me

May 31, 2018 - My name is Bill Smethers and I am running for Sheriff on a platform of public safety. Throughout my 25-year...

Nevada County BOS to consider changes to cannabis cultivation ordinance

NEVADA CITY Calif. December 8, 2016 - The Nevada County Board of Supervisors will consider amending the existing marijuana cultivation regulations at their Dec....

Early Winter Storms Produce Sierra Snow, But Water Content Remains Below Average

SACRAMENTO, Calif. January 3, 2019 - Today, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) conducted the first Phillips Station snow survey of 2019. The manual...

Nevada County Crews Continue To Repair Damaged Roads

February 24, 2017 - There has been additional damage to western Nevada County roads due to the storms this past week.  Near the town...

Unsettled weather this week with chance of rain and cooler than normal temperatures

October 1, 2018 - Areas of light to locally moderate precipitation possible Monday into Thursday. Drier Friday into next weekend with breezy northerly wind....

Snow ‘reservoir’ in good shape – this year

SODA SPRINGS, Calif. March 10, 2017 - Mitch Brown jammed the blade of his loader into a two-story pile of snow outside Donner Ski...

RCRC Releases 2018 Nevada County Economic and Demographic Profile

The 2018 Nevada County Economic and Demographic Profile was produced by the Center for Economic Development (CED) at California State University, Chico, with funding...

Remains found in Nevada County confirmed to be those of Adea Shabani

March 28, 2018 - At 8AM this morning, the remains in this case were autopsied at the Placer County Morgue. During autopsy the decedent...