Regional

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:...

Butte County Sheriff’s Office to Reduce Immediate Evacuation Order to Evacuation Warning

February 14, 2017 - Due to lower lake levels, further inspections, ongoing work to shore-up the Oroville Dam emergency spillway and updated weather forecasts, effective...

Yuba and Sutter County to Reduce Immediate Evacuation Order to Evacuation Advisory

February 14, 2017 - Effective at 1:45 p.m. today, the Evacuation Order for the Oroville Dam Spillway Incident has been reduced to an Evacuation Advisory....

Nevada County BOS Honors Interfaith Food Ministry for 30 Years of Service

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 14, 2017 - The Nevada County Board of Supervisors honored the board and members of the Interfaith Food Ministry (IFM)...

Wet Weather Returns Wednesday Night

February 14, 2017 - Dry weather continues today. Yet another round of wet weather arrives Wednesday with several rounds continuing into next week. Discussion Skies have...

NASA Earth Observatory: Drought Turns to Deluge in CA (satellite photos)

Feb. 13, 2016 - After extreme drought and water shortages plagued California for years, a series of winter storms pushed reservoirs in the Sacramento...

Video: Hwy 49 Landslides – Feb. 2017

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 13, 2017 - Many thanks to Jeff Cox - COX Multimedia Group in Nevada City for sharing this video with...

Oroville Spillway Incident – Live Updates

February 19, 2017 at 6:30 PM As of this evening 465 personnel are assigned to the Oroville Spillway incident. The cooperating agancies are: Butte...

Dry through Tuesday, active pattern across interior NorCal returns late Wednesday

February 13, 2017 - Dry weather continues through Tuesday. Yet another round of wet weather arrives Wednesday with several rounds continuing through next weekend. Discussion Upper...

CHP Video of Oroville Dam – Sunday morning

February 12, 2017 - Video from CHP Airplane 21 (Air-21) of the Oroville Dam this morning, 2-12-2017. https://youtu.be/5iAHBOHGk8E

Live Updates | Failure of Auxiliary Spillway at Oroville Dam Imminent – Evacuations Ordered

February 13, 2017 at 8:43 AM All further updates will be posted here: https://yubanet.com/regional/oroville-spillway-incident/ February 13, 2017 at 8:35 AM DWR engineers and soil technicians...

The Arc of the Weather Bends Towards the Wet – Again

February 12, 2017 - Drier weather continues through Tuesday. Yet another round of wet weather arrives Wednesday with several rounds continuing through next weekend. Discussion...

Update on Damage to the Oroville Spillway

February 12, 2017 - The Department of Water Resources continues to monitor and assess the effects of water flow rates at Lake Oroville. Water...

CAL FIRE Incident Management Team #3 assisting DWR at Oroville Dam

February 11, 2017 - The Department of Water Resources continues to monitor and manage the water flows at the Oroville Dam.  Flow over the...