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Monday, January 22 2018

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Nevada County Consolidated Fire District moves into new admin office

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 18, 2018 - The Administration Office for the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District will be moving to our new location...

Scientists Explain Mechanisms Affecting Runoff Levels During Drought

January 18, 2018 - Scientists at UC Merced’s Sierra Nevada Research Institute (SNRI), UC Irvine, UC Davis and the USDA Forest Service have enumerated the...

The Evolving Nevada County Grand Jury

January 18, 2018 - Last month, we briefly introduced you to the members of the Nevada County Grand Jury. This month, we would like...

First storm to arrive by mid-afternoon, snow levels lowering to around 2500-3500 feet by...

January 18, 2018 - Active weather pattern continues with a colder storm system arriving today thru Friday. A similarly cold storm system is expected...

Winter Storms Expected to Impact Sierra Motorists

MARYSVILLE January 17, 2018 - Caltrans District 3 is alerting motorists to be prepared for winter driving conditions as a series of storms start...

Jeff Dunning wins prestigious 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Award

WASHINGTON, January 17, 2018 - The Wildfire Mitigation Awards committee has announced the 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Award winners. Established in 2014, the awards are...

Final selections for 5th annual Animal Film Festival in Grass Valey announced

Grass Valley, Calif., January 17, 2018 – The final selections of films for screening at CAPE’s 5th annual Animal Film Festival (AFF)(http://www.animalfilmfestival.org) were announced...

YCWA supports program to educate youth about fish, the watershed

MARYSVILLE, Calif. Jan. 17, 2018 - For nearly 25 years, Greg and Kathleen Payne have been teaching Yuba County elementary school students about the...

Stronger and colder storm systems on tap through the weekend

January 17, 2018 - Active weather pattern continues, with a stronger and colder storm system arriving Thursday-Friday. A similarly cold and wet storm system...

Newly minted UC fire scientist Kate Wilkin moves into fire country

January 16, 2018 - Fire scientist Kate Wilkin was on the job just a few weeks when ferocious winds whipped up the Northern California firestorm...

Bear Yuba Land Trust secures protection of 857-acres in Grouse Ridge

January 16, 2018 - A new deal between Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) and Bear Yuba Land Trust (BYLT) brings exciting news for...

Stronger, colder storm systems Thursday-Friday and Sunday-Monday

January 16, 2018 - A weak and warm weather system passes through the region this morning, followed by stronger and colder storm system Thursday-...

AAUW January 20th Meeting to Focus on Women Advocating for Women

January 15, 2018 - With a commitment to advancing equity for women and girls, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Nevada County Branch...

Two winter storms this week

January 15, 2018 - Dry with patchy dense valley fog this morning. Periods of relatively light precipitation late today and Tuesday with fairly high...

NFWF Announces New Northern California Forests and Watersheds Grant Program in Partnership with U.S....

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. January 14, 2018 - The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced plans to award more than $6 million in grants...

World War I Veteran Receives Final Benefit After 99 Years

January 14, 2018 - In mid-July of 2017, while attending the Truckee American Legion meeting, the Post Commander reported he had learned of a veteran...

Nevada County Joins Grass Valley to Fund Hospitality House Winter Overflow

January 14, 2018 - At this week's January 9th Board meeting, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved additional funding for winter overflow...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 14-20, 2018

January 14, 2018 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 14-20, 2018. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Long Ravine underpass to .2 miles...

Sunny and warm weekend will morph into wet and wintry week

January 13, 2018 - Dry this weekend with night and morning valley fog. Periods of precipitation Monday through Friday. Discussion Dry weather prevails over the weekend...

Nevada Seismological Lab reports swarm of 90 earthquakes in south Reno

RENO, Nev. January 12, 2018 - The University of Nevada, Reno’s Seismological Laboratory reports an ongoing swarm of earthquakes near south Reno, in the...