Regional

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....

Bridge Construction to Delay Traffic on Interstate 80 East of Colfax tonight

CAPE HORN October 19, 2016 - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists to anticipate overnight traffic delays from 11 p.m. Wednesday,...

Yosemite National Park Signs Agreements with Three New International Sister Parks

Oct. 19, 2016 - Yosemite National Park signed three new sister park agreements on Thursday, September 29, 2016 with Cumbres de Monterrey National Park...

Short Closure of Interstate 80 for Blasting Operations Scheduled

EAGLE LAKES INTERCHANGE October 19, 2016 - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists to anticipate traffic delays Wednesday, October 19 on...

RSVP Nevada County: Volunteer Opportunities

October 19, 2016 - Whether you’re interested in using your current skills or learning a new one, RSVP has over a hundred volunteer opportunities...

25th anniversary: Beauty Way Tour and Supply Run for Big Mountain on Nov. 5

October 19, 2016 - Since 1991, Clan Dyken has been touring the West Coast to bring awareness to the plight of the Dine’. In...

Dry through Sunday, then more rain on the way

October 19, 2016 - Dry through the end of the week with a little above normal temperatures. A little cooling Saturday with a chance...

Missing Aircraft Located

On October 18, 2016, at approximately 4:15 PM, the missing aircraft wreckage was located in a rugged area of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, southwest...

Mona Matthias: Glad to pay my share for better fire, medical and police services

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. October 18, 2016 - True, I am a resident of Nevada County outside of  Nevada City, but I am quite concerned...

Clayton Thomas: Measure C will help secure the safety of all Nevada City residents...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 18, 2016 - The November 8, 2016 election is a crucial decision point for the voters in Nevada City. Before...

Dry and warmer week ahead

October 18, 2016 - Drier weather returns to NorCal this week as the storm track shifts north of the region. Discussion Showers are beginning to move...

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...