Regional

Best in Basin Nominations Accepted Through March 31

STATELINE, NV, Feb. 27, 2017 - The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) is accepting nominations for its annual Best in Basin awards program through...

DWR to Stop Spillway Outflow for Debris Removal

February 27, 2017 - At 6:45 a.m. today, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) began gradually ramping down outflows from the Oroville Reservoir. Flows...

26th Annual Fantasy of Stars at Bear River High School

February 27, 2017 - Bear River High School’s vocal ensembles, Jazz Unlimited and Starlite Express, will host a show choir and vocal jazz festival...

Celebrated Norwegian ensemble makes west coast debut in Grass Valley

February 27, 2017 - Grass Valley will host the only west coast performance of tenThing, the Norwegian all-female 10-piece brass ensemble, led by acclaimed...

California State Poet Laureate Dana Gioia to Keynote the Inaugural Sierra Poetry Festival

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 27, 2017 - Nevada County Arts Council (NCArts) will present the inaugural Sierra Poetry Festival on April 1, 2017 all...

Anita Oberbauer Serves as Guest Speaker at Fairgrounds Foundation’s Speaker Series

February 27, 2017 - Anita Oberbauer, Professor and Chair of the Department of Animal Science at the University of California, Davis, spent Wednesday evening...

Snow Showers Possible Today, then Dry Week Ahead

February 27, 2017 - Showers linger into early Tuesday, then extended period of dry weather starts by the middle of the week. Discussion Satellite imagery depicts...

2017 Wildflower Walks To Begin at Bridgeport Along South Yuba River March 11

NEVADA COUNTY, CA, Feb. 27, 2017 - When spring arrives in the Nevada County foothills there is no better way to welcome its arrival...

Video: Little Wolf Creek Sinkhole on February 24

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 26, 2017 - The Little Wolf Creek Sinkhole on February 24, 2017, and a short tutorial video showing how to...

Road Repairs on Canyon Drive in Oroville to Begin

Oroville, California February 26, 2017 - The Department of Water Resources (DWR) has partnered with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to address roads...

Indivisible Women Nevada County Meeting this Sunday at Miners Foundry in Nevada City

Nevada City, Calif. February 25, 2017 - Following up on a historic turnout one month ago, Indivisible Women of Nevada County hosts its next...

Alta Sierra Nuisance Abatement Project Completed

February 25, 2017 - The Code Compliance Division is pleased to have completed another nuisance abatement project.  This project was located at the 11000...

Nevada County Declares Another Local Emergency for February Storm Damage

February 25, 2017 - Emergency Services​ Director Steve Monaghan declared a local emergency on February 22, 2017 as a result of the extreme weather,...

Showers Possible through Tuesday, then an Extended Period of Dry Weather

February 25, 2017 - Flooding concerns continue as runoff from the recent rain continues to work its way downstream adding stress to waterways. A...

Hundreds Rally at MCWRA Event featuring LaMalfa & McClintock in Auburn

AUBURN, Calif. February 24, 2017 - Five hundred people Friday morning rallied outside Auburn’s The Ridge Golf Course, demanding that U.S. Representatives Doug LaMalfa...

Two Reported Cases of Mumps at Bear River, More Cases Likely in Nevada County

February 24, 2017 - The Nevada County Public Health Department has recently received reports of two cases of mumps at Bear River High School....

Grass Valley Police Makes Two Arrests in Alleged Assault and Torture Case

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 24, 2017 - On February 23rd at approximately 5:00 PM a male victim came in to the Grass Valley Police...

Nevada County Crews Continue To Repair Damaged Roads

February 24, 2017 - There has been additional damage to western Nevada County roads due to the storms this past week.  Near the town...

MIG, Inc. Selected for Cannabis Consulting by Nevada County

February 24, 2017 - The County of Nevada is pleased to announce the selection of MIG, Inc. of Berkeley, CA to provide consulting and...

Truckee Donner PUD Recovers from Another Huge Winter Storm

Truckee, Calif. (Feb. 24, 2017) – The greater Truckee community continues to respond to the latest series of severe winter storms that dumped over...