Regional

Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair: September 19 – 22, 2019

Grass Valley, Calif. September 18, 2019 - The 33rd Annual Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair is happening this week, September 19 – 22,...

Wet Wednesday with thunderstorms possible later this afternoon

September 18, 2019 - Showers and a chance of thunderstorms are expected across the region today as another weather system moves through. Showers will...

Yuba Water Agency funds program to reduce fire risk, improve watershed health in foothills

September 17, 2019 - In an effort to reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfire in the Yuba County foothills and preserve the critical water...

Grass Valley, Nevada City Fire and CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit have entered into an...

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 17, 2019 - Grass Valley and Nevada City Fire Departments, in conjunction with CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit, are pleased to...

Ed Scofield to Run for Re-Election as District II Supervisor

September 17, 2019 - Ed Scofield announced this week that he will run for re-election in 2020 for the office of Nevada County Supervisor...

Yesterday’s rain came with 273 lightning strikes

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 17, 2019 - Much-needed rain fell throughout Northern California yesterday. The precipitation did by no means end peak fire season...

Contractor slash pile catches fire overnight on La Barr Meadows – photo gallery and...

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 17, 2019 - Firefighters were dispatched at 12:47 am last night to respond to a vegetation fire on La Bar...

Congrats to all the young athletes who participated in NID’s 6th Annual Kids’ Triathlon

September 17, 2019 - A dozen kids proved their mettle during NID’s 6th Annual Kids Triathlon, held Saturday at the Orchard Springs Campground at...

Drying out and warming up today, a little more precip possible tonight and Wednesday

September 17, 2019 - Dry conditions with warmer temperatures expected today. Another weather system is forecast to bring showers and a few thunderstorms Tuesday...

The Center for the Arts Announces Inaugural 2019/2020 Season Lineup for The New Center

September 16, 2019 - The Center for the Arts announced its inaugural 2019/2020 season lineup at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 16, 2019. This...

Redbud’s October 5 Plant Sale Highlights Native Plants for Beauty and Biodiversity

Grass Valley, Calif. September 16, 2019 - Imagine life without butterflies. In 2018, the number of Western Monarch butterflies dropped by 85 percent, from...

Possible blue green algae bloom in Combie Reservoir

September 16, 2019 - The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB), Harmful Algae Bloom (HAB) Division Scientist released the report of a...

Gold Country Stage Transit Free Fare Days, September 19th-21st

September 16, 2019 - Ride for free on Gold Country Stage on all routes on Thursday, September 19th, through Saturday, September 21st during the Draft Horse...

Placer County to save $5 million with solar panel carports

New solar panels are coming to parking lots at six county buildings, saving tax dollars and providing renewable energy. September 16, 2019 - The Placer...

Book Club and Historical Walking Tour at the Doris Foley Library on Oct. 5

September 16, 2019 - Meet local author Leslie Rivers, author of Fiery Star, and a few characters from the past, for a local historical...

North San Juan Historic Cemetery Tour on Sept. 28

September 16, 2019 - From headstones to famous buried people, join us on Saturday, September 28th from 11:00 – 1:00 pm for a North...

Rain and thunderstorms possible today, unsettled weather week to follow

September 16, 2019 - Pattern change will lead to significantly cooler temperatures and a chance of showers and thunderstorms late this evening into Monday....

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019

September 15, 2019 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, September 15, 2019 – September 21, 2019. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Long...

Particularly Dangerous Situation for the east side, gusty winds and rain moving into the...

September 15, 2019 - Pattern change will lead to significantly cooler temperatures and a chance of showers and thunderstorms late this evening into Monday....

Weekend weather whiplash ahead – from Fire Weather to Snow

NEVADA CITY, Calif, September 13, 2019 - Above normal temperatures continue today & Saturday, with temperatures 5 to 15 degrees above normal. Elevated fire...