Regional

Unsettled weather week ahead

October 24, 2016 - Transition back to wet and unsettled weather will occur this week as several weather systems transit the area. Discussion Showers and a...

Robert Bergman: A short letter about the Nevada City Fire Department and Measure C

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 22, 2016 - Every now and then something comes up that we need to pay attention to and then do...

Mostly dry weekend, then a rainy week ahead

October 22, 2016 - Cooling trend this weekend with a chance of precipitation spreading over the forecast area Monday through next week as an...

Prescription Drug Take-Back Set for October 22nd

October 21, 2016 - Most of us have a leftover bottle of prescription medication floating around somewhere in our medicine cabinet. But few of...

Madelyn Helling Library Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

October 21, 2016 - On Thursday afternoon the Madelyn Helling Library hosted a special anniversary celebration commemorating its 25 year history. Nevada County District...

Fire Safe Council offers Free Defensible Space Advisory Training

GRASS VALLEY, CA. October 21, 2016. The Fire Safe Council of Nevada County (FSCNC) is offering a free two-day training session for their Defensible...

Sam Goodspeed: YES on Measure C

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 21, 2016 - On November 8th Nevada City residents will be asked to make a very important decision at the...

BLM Lifts Fire Restrictions for Lands Managed by Mother Lode Field Office

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. October 21, 2016 - Effective today, the Bureau of Land Management is lifting fire restrictions on public lands managed by...

Nisenan Heritage Day on Nov. 12 – Return of the Nisenan Salmon Doctor

Grass Valley, Calif. October 21, 2016 - The Nevada City Rancheria and its Foothill Nisenan Tribal members in partnership with Sierra College-Nevada County Campus, CHIRP...

Benjamin Avansino: An Immeasurable Case for Measure A

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 21, 2016 - Who needs a library? With the world’s stockpile of information only a few clicks and keystrokes away,...

Sunny Saturday, rain returns late Sunday

October 21, 2016 - Dry today with a little above normal temperatures. Cooling Saturday with a chance of precipitation spreading over the forecast area...

October is United Way of Nevada County Campaign Kickoff Month

October 20, 2016 - The Nevada County Board of Supervisors joined the “Live United” movement as they once again proclaimed the month of October...

Nevada-Yuba-Placer and Sierra Counties 2016 Burn Permit Suspension Lifted

Auburn, Calif. October 20, 2016 - Effective Friday, October 21, 2016 at 8:00 am the burn permit suspension in Nevada, Yuba, Placer and Sierra...

Unconfirmed reports of missing ballot cards – check your absentee ballots

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 20, 2016 - Unconfirmed reports of vote by mail ballots missing the second ballot card are starting to pop up....

BriarPatch completes construction of solar parking lot, keeps it local

October 20, 2016 - The largest carport solar power system in Nevada County has been completed at BriarPatch Co-op Community Market at 290 Sierra...

CAL FIRE/Butte County Fire Lifts Burning Restrictions

Oroville, Calif. October 20, 2016 - Effective Friday, October 21, 2016 at 8:00 am the burn suspension in Butte County will be lifted. CAL...

The 2016 Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

October 20, 2016 - Earth has entered a stream of debris from Halley's Comet, source of the annual Orionid meteor shower.  Forecasters expect the...

Dry weekend ahead, then more rain

October 20, 2016 - Dry through the end of the week with a little above normal temperatures. A little cooling Saturday with a chance...

Cal Growers Nevada County announces new incarnation as the Nevada County Cannabis Alliance

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 19, 2016 - The California Growers Association - Nevada County Chapter announced Wednesday its incarnation into a brand new community...

Missing Hiker Robert “Bob” Woodie in the wilderness of Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, Calif. October 19, 2016 - Park officials are requesting the public’s help with information regarding a missing hiker....