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Fire danger at Lake Tahoe remains a concern for fire officials

South Lake Tahoe, Calif.  September 7, 2016 - The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team would like to remind the public that fire danger in...

BLM to Start Pile Burning Near Pine Hill Preserve to Improve Public Safety

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. May 1, 2017 - In the coming weeks, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will start burning small brush piles...

Nevada County BOS Agenda for February 28

February 23, 2017 - Agenda for a regular meeting of the Nevada County Board of Supervisors on Feb. 28. February 28 Nevada County BOS Agenda...

SNMH Neuro Rehab and Hand Therapy services to move

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 30, 2016 - Beginning Monday, Oct. 10, patients receiving Outpatient Neuro Rehabilitation and Hand Therapy services at Dignity Healthy Sierra...

Artists invited to submit environmental art for inclusion at the 2018 Wild & Scenic...

Nevada City, Calif. July 31, 2017 - The Wild & Scenic Film Festival, in collaboration with Nevada County Arts, is once again inviting artists...

All Roads Leading into Yosemite Valley to Close Today at 5:00 pm

January 6, 2017 - All roads leading into Yosemite Valley will close today at 5:00 pm in anticipation of a significant winter storm moving...

Lightning map: 21 lightning on Friday afternoon for the Tahoe National Forest

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 19, 2017 - On Friday afternoon, between 2:30 and 7:45 pm the Tahoe National Forest's higher elevations experienced thunderstorms with...

ERC to switch focus from VR to Cannabis

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. April Fools, 2017 - The Nevada County Economic Resource Council (ERC) is adding another growth industry to their focus. Executive Director...

Excessive Heat Watch through Thursday evening

July 29, 2017 - Heatwave persists into next week with Tuesday being the hottest day. Isolated afternoon or evening thunderstorms possible near the Sierra...

NID studies alternatives for Dog Bar bridge at Parker Dam site

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. October 14, 2016 - Directors of the Nevada Irrigation District on Wednesday (Oct. 12) reviewed alternatives for a realignment of Dog...

A wee bit cooler next week – relief is in sight!

June 23, 2017 - Heat wave continues elsewhere with widespread highs over 100 degrees and warm nights today through Saturday. Isolated afternoon thunderstorms possible...

InConcert Sierra gifts standard cello to young local musician

GRASS VALEY, Calif. March 14, 2017 - Side by side, Aneka Qing Torgrimson is about the same height as a full size cello. The...

Tahoe National Forest Opens Mosquito Ridge Road with Restrictions

NEVADA CITY, Calif. May 3, 2017 - Today, the Tahoe National Forest opened Mosquito Ridge Road from Interbay Road to the end of the...

AmeriCorps NCCC Team Serving with Placer Land Trust

Auburn, Calif. April 27, 2017 - A team of 10 young adults from the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) is serving with the...

Yuba Salmon Numbers Drop Again

March 16, 2017 - Less than 4,000 salmon spawned in the Yuba River in 2016 according to a Monitoring Update from the Yuba Accord...

YubaNet Editorial: Jump in the river now and likely leave the gene pool

NEVADA CITY, Calif. May 30, 2017 - A provocative headline maybe, but it is time for a reality check. Snowmelt and reservoir releases have...

Conservation Groups Protest Water Rights for Centennial Dam

Nevada City, Calif. October 25, 2016 - The Foothills Water Network, a coalition of conservation and recreation organizations, submitted a joint water rights protest...

Rise Resources Purchases Idaho-Maryland Gold Mine

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 25, 2017 - Editor's note: This is a verbatim news release from Rise Resources which just purchased the old Idaho-Maryland...

Sierra Stages Concludes its 2016 season with “Dead Man’s Cell Phone”

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 26, 2016 - An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has...

California Tahoe Conservancy Board Approves Restoration, Forestry, Watershed Planning Projects

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. September 16, 2016 - The California Tahoe Conservancy Board approved several projects to reduce fire risk in urban areas and...