Regional

Truckee Police Chief Announces his Departure; New Police Chief Named

TRUCKEE, Calif. December 19, 2016 - Truckee Police Chief Adam McGill announced he will be leaving his position Adam Mcgillin Truckee to take the...

Residential structure fire in Grass Valley claims one life

Grass Valley, Calif. December 19, 2016 - This afternoon at approximately 12:13 hours staff from the Grass Valley Fire Department with assistance from the...

$800,000 Available in Clean Air Grants in Placer County

December 19, 2016 - The Placer County Air Pollution Control District is now seeking applications for their annual Clean Air Grant program. The goal...

Bear Yuba Land Trust awarded funds for forest health plan in Yuba River watershed

Dec. 19, 2016 - Bear Yuba Land Trust (BYLT) will receive $74,550 in grant funding from the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Governing Board to...

Nevada County looking to hire professional consulting and facilitation services for marijuana advisory group

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 19, 2016 - A request for proposals (RFP) has been published by Nevada County's Purchasing Division for "consulting and facilitation...

Moderate avalanche danger today

December 19, 2016 - MODERATE avalanche danger may exist due to possible wind slabs resting on a variety of weak layers on all wind-loaded...

Safe Holiday Entertaining

December 19, 2016 - The holidays are here and no celebration is complete without food. Whether you’re hosting a sit down dinner, buffet for...

Upcoming Nevada County Library Holiday Hours and Events

December 19, 2016 - ​The Nevada County Library has a lot of programming on the calendar leading up to the Christmas holiday, as well...

Still chilly and dry to start the week

December 19, 2016 - Cool and dry weather for the most part this week. A couple of weak systems will bring some showers to...

Hard freeze again tonight and Sunday night

December 17, 2016 - Freezing temperatures in the Valley this weekend with dry conditions. Mainly dry next week except for a chance of light...

A Story of Youth Helping to Renovate a Historic Treasure

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. December 16, 2016 - In this "Season of Giving" two non-profit organizations and two generous donors have partnered together in an...

Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release’s Holiday Shopping Spree starts Saturday

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. December 16, 2016 - Wildlife-themed merchandise will be for sale on three select days during the last week before Christmas at...

Retiring Director of Public Works Steve Castleberry recognized by BOS

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 16, 2016 - The Nevada County BOS recognized Steve Castleberry during Tuesday's meeting. Castleberry retires at the end of the...

PG&E Urges Caution as North State Reservoirs Spill and Rivers Run High

CHICO, Calif. December 16, 2016 - Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is cautioning recreationalists near rivers and streams to be aware of higher...

Drying out and freezing up this weekend

December 16, 2016 - Showers ending over the Sierra today with only light additional snow accumulations. Freezing temperatures in the valley this weekend with...

Wilcox Leads NID Board

Grass Valley, Calif. December 15, 2016 - Nick Wilcox of Penn Valley has been elected by his fellow directors to serve as 2017 President...

Butte County Workers Join Teamsters

CHICO, Calif. December 15, 2016 - Butte County workers in the social services and general services units have voted to join the Teamsters. Combined,...

Roads leading to Yosemite Valley to close this afternoon at 5:00 p.m.

December 15, 2016 - The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning and flash flood watch for today, Thursday through Friday, December 15,...

United Way of Nevada County mobilizes the community for impactful change

December 15, 2016 - In keeping with its goal of making impactful change, the United Way of Nevada County is constantly analyzing where the...

2017 Noon Time Legal Seminars

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 15, 2016 - The Nevada County Law Library is offering monthly “Noon Time Legal Seminars” to the general public and...