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Placer launches helpline for homeless housing resources

AUBURN, CA, Jan. 23, 2018 - Placer County residents who are experiencing homelessness now have a new, centralized gateway to housing resources. Today marked the...

Town Hall: Healthcare for All – video

NEVADA CITY, Calif. May 16, 2017 - The Nevada County Chapter of Healthcare for All presented keynote speaker Michael Lighty, Director of Public Policy...

PG&E Tree Removal on Hwy 174 – Anticipate Traffic Delays

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. November 3, 2016 - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists to anticipate traffic delays Thursday and Friday, November...

Nevada County Cannabis Conversation: Permitting Workshop on Feb. 14

February 11, 2019 - Are you planning on completing commercial cultivation activity in Nevada County as a new or existing cannabis farmer and want...

Op-Ed: Kim Taylor | LaMalfa’s Position on Water Storage Leaves Out Key Facts

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. March 9, 2017 - On his campaign web page, LaMalfa states “Building new storage projects is a win on every level....

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through May 6

May 1, 2017 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, May 6, 2017. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Long Ravine underpass to .2 miles east...

Nevada City Tree Tour Receives Grant, Hosts Arbor Day Walk

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 13, 2016 - The Nevada City Chamber of Commerce hosted an Arbor Day Walk with Arborist Zeno Acton of Acton...

Explainer: Fire talk

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 25, 2018 - Fire season is definitely here and our Happening Now log is filled with 'report of vegetation fire,'...

Let the cooldown begin

June 26, 2017 - Cooler, but still remaining close to average into the weekend. Discussion Week upper troughing along with continuing onshore flow will spread cooling...

Tahoe Fund Expands Advisory Council

NCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. and TAHOE CITY, Calif.   April 19, 2018 – The Tahoe Fund has expanded its Advisory Council to include the Forest Supervisor...

Nevada County Gathers Community Leaders for Wildfire Stakeholder Meeting

December 17, 2018 - Last Friday, December 7th, the County hosted a Wildfire Prevention Stakeholder Meeting, gathering nearly 50 community leaders from 30 different...

Forni Meadows, a Natural and Cultural Legacy is Now Part of Eldorado National Forest

PLACERVILLE, Calif. July 9, 2018 - The Eldorado National Forest has recently completed the purchase of Forni Meadows, adding 835-acres of ecologically valuable and...

Happening Now – August 2018

Happening Now is a feature designed to bring updates, announcements and info on news items throughout the day. You are invited to participate. See...

Charges filed against Michael Sturgell in the homicide of Pam Degrio

Nevada City, Calif. May 3, 2018 - Cliff Newell, Nevada County District Attorney, announced today that his office has filed criminal charges against Michael...

Scattered showers through Thursday, dry and warm weekend ahead

April 18, 2017 - A series of weak storms expected into Thursday. Dry and warmer weather late in the week into the weekend. Discussion Long wave...

Mali Dyck Appointed as Nevada County’s Assistant CEO

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 26, 2018 - Mali Dyck has been appointed as Nevada County’s Assistant County Executive Officer (CEO). Mali has been with Nevada...

Pros and cons ballot measure presentation on Sept. 10

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 2, 2016 - The League of Women Voters of Western Nevada County will deliver a “Pros and Cons Ballot Measures...

Beatles vs. Stones tribute show comes to Grass Valley stage on March 23

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. December 15, 2016 - The debate between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones has been going on ever since they first crossed...

Polls are now open until 8:00pm for the Senate District 1 Special Primary Election

Vote Center Locations and Hours Grass Valley Vote Center Gold Miners Inn 121 Bank St, GV Tues Mar 26, 7am-8pm Drop-Off Box Gold Miners Inn 121 Bank St, GV Open Daily, 24 hours...

Oroville Spillways Work Continues, Feather River flow will increase to 27,750 cfs on Wednesday

SACRAMENTO May 8, 2017 - The following is an update from the Department of Water Resources (DWR) about construction-related activities on the Lake Oroville...