Regional

Women learn to burn and lead in fire management in Northern California Oct. 19-28

Oct. 17, 2016 - Shortly after her son was born, Jeanne Pincha-Tulley was promoted to fire chief of a national forest. For the first...

Kid’s Creek Forest

PORTOLA, Calif.  October 17, 2016 – The “Kid’s Creek Forest” in the eastern portion of the Delleker “T,” near Portola, CA, will soon be...

Calaveras County Democrats: If You Can’t Vote for Donald Trump, You Must Vote for...

October 17, 2016 - The election on Tuesday, November 8 is important to the nation, to California, the Sierra Nevada and Calaveras County. Leading Republicans...

Feinstein Announces Federal Funds for Dead Tree Removal

Washington October 17, 2016 - Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is designating $11 million to help complete...

Updated: Missing Cessna aircraft between Lake Tahoe and Sacramento

Update October 17, 2016 at 9:55 AM The search for the missing aircraft has resumed. However, due to the weather, aircrafts are unable to get...

Nevada County Camera Club presents Barbara Bitner – Refining the essence of a photograph...

October 17, 2016 - “Photoshop is critical in expressing my vision for a photograph,” states Barbara Bitner, graphic designer, photographer, artist and speaker at...

Storm system moves out, dry weather returns

October 17, 2016 - Drier weather returns to NorCal this week as the storm track shifts back to the north of the region. Winter Weather...

Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento and Alpine Counties Burn Suspension Lifted

Camino, Calif. October 17, 2016 - Effective Monday October 17th, 2016 at 8:00am the burn suspension in Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento and Alpine counties...

Marie Johnson of Foothill Flowers marks a half century

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. October 16, 2016 - After 50 years the flower lady will have her day. The Grass Valley City Council will proclaim...

More rain, gusty winds and mountain snow today

October 16, 2016 - Periods of rain - heavy at times - gusty winds, and high mountain snow into Monday. Drier weather expected the...

Series of storms brings heavy rain, winds and possibly thunderstorms

October 15, 2016 - Additional Pacific storms will bring periods of rain (heavy at times), gusty wind, and high mountain snow into early next...

Wet and windy weekend

October 14, 2016 - A series of weather systems will bring periods of rain (heavy at times) and gusty winds through early next week. Wind...

October Discounts for Library Card Holders

October 14, 2016 - In celebration of the four new library cards designed by the winners of the Library Card Design Contest, five businesses...

Star Wars Halloween at the Library

October 14, 2016 - Wear your best Star Wars duds for a Star Wars Halloween! We will be doing crafts, defeating the Dark Side...

Announcing New Nevada County Public Defender

October 14, 2016 - I am pleased to announce the appointment of Keri Klein as Public Defender for Nevada County.  Prior to being made...

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...

NID Assistant GM Tim Crough Retires

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. October 14, 2016 - Tim Crough, assistant general manager of the Nevada Irrigation District for the past 12 years, was honored...

Washoe County declares a State of Emergency due to fires near Carson City

 Reno, Nevada. Oct. 14, 2016 - Assistant County Manager Kevin Schiller declared a State of Emergency on behalf of the Board of County Commissioners...

Caltrans Advises Motorists of Winter Driving Conditions

MARYSVILLE October 13, 2016 - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 3 is alerting motorists to an oncoming series of winter storms arriving...

Video: 2016 Auburn Air Fair – Army Golden Knights, Thunder Mustangs and more

October 13, 2016 - A recap of the set up and performance of aircraft in the 2016 Auburn Air Fair organized by TGH Aviation...