Wednesday, September 19 2018

Regional

Eldorado National Forest consolidating Visitor Services along Highway 50 corridor

PLACERVILLE, Calif. Sept. 14, 2018 - The Eldorado National Forest is consolidating Visitor Information Services (VIS) on the Highway 50 corridor. All visitor services...

Outgoing Nevada County CEO Rick Haffey endorses Captain Shannan Moon for Sheriff

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 13, 2018 - Rick Haffey, retiring Chief Executive Officer of Nevada County was honored at a retirement luncheon held two...

Preposition Strike Team for Nevada County demobilized this morning

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 13, 2018 - On Tuesday, September 11th, Chief Good (Higgins Fire District) and Chief Buttron (Grass Valley Fire Department) with...

Meet Jai Odyssea, the hero of the North Fire

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 13, 2018 - The North Fire that started September 3, 2018 could have been much worse had it not been for...

Welcome KVMR’s new station 105.7 – The Bridge

Nevada City, Calif. September 13, 2018 - KVMR, Nevada City’s 40-year-old non-profit community radio station, is excited to announce the launch of a new...

Advisory for Yuba River and Deer Creek Offers Safe Eating Advice for Five Species...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. September 13, 2018 - A state fish advisory issued today for the Yuba River and Deer Creek provides safe eating advice for black bass...

Record-setting Year for Junior Livestock Auction, Ag Mechanics Auction at the 2018 Nevada County...

September 13, 2018 - A record setting year for Fair auctions (with more than $670,000 raised for Nevada County youth), 7,500 exhibits, and many...

Lake Vera Round Mountain Firewise group wants to hear from neighbors

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 13, 2018 - The Lake Vera Round Mountain Firewise Committee is inviting neighbors to their upcoming meeting on September 19th...

Law Day 2018 is tomorrow for Nevada County’s 5th grade students

September 13, 2018 - The Nevada County Superior Courts, local Law Enforcement, and the Nevada County Superintendent of Schools (NCSOS) are pleased to sponsor...

Public hearing on Sept. 25 on zoning changes to encourage the development of Accessory...

September 13, 2018 - Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at 11 :00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the...

Cool weather continues

September 13, 2018 - Below normal temperatures expected for the remainder of the week. Patchy smoke and haze will continue mainly near the Delta...

NID Board approves Newtown Canal grading

September 13, 2018 - The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) Board of Directors approved contracts to install a new trash rack at Combie Dam and...

Red Flag Declaration prompts activation of Lake Tahoe Basin strike team

TAHOE CITY, CA, Sept. 12, 2018 – For the second time this fire season, the Lake Tahoe Basin Operational Area has received state funding...

SYRCL recognized by Nevada County BOS ahead of Yuba River cleanup

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 12, 2018 - The Nevada County Board of Supervisors recognized the South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) ahead of the...

Much cooler and breezier today – Red Flag Warning in effect

September 12, 2018 - Below average temperatures expected for the remainder of the week. Locally gusty winds over higher elevations through Wednesday. Areas of...

Contract dozer operator in fatal vehicle accident while driving to the North Fire ICP

Blue Canyon, Calif. September 11, 2018 - This morning, September 11, 2018, at approximately 5:45 a.m., Antonio (Tony) Flores, 37, an employee with Kent...

The North Fire – a good news podcast

EMIGRANT GAP, Calif. September 11, 2018 - The Tahoe National Forest has produced this podcast about the North Fire. The fire, which started on...

This Week is National Suicide Prevention Month: Connect, speak up and reach out!

September 11, 2018 - The week of September 9th-15th is National Suicide Prevention Month. Whats Up? Wellness invites you to connect, speak up and...

23rd Annual Nevada County Book Sale — Donate Books Now!

Sept. 11, 2018 - Nevada County is holding its 23rd annual Book Sale at the Rood Government Center Lobby, located at 950 Maidu Ave...

Sierra Commons offers free business consulting, class studios and co-working space

September 11, 2018 - Starting this month, Nevada City’s business ignitor campus and co-working space, Sierra Commons is expanding its venue offerings, mentorship and...