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Dry weather with seasonal temperatures this week

August 1, 2016 - Less hot temperatures have arrived! Forecast highs today and for much of this week will be in the 90s to...

Happening Now – August 2016

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

Sierra Streams Institute studies impacts of climate change on plants with two Nevada County...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 31, 2016 - Sierra Streams Institute (SSI) has completed teaching its phenology project with 9th graders at the Sierra Academy of...

The Mountain Messenger | Is It a Revolution?

NEVADA CITY July 31, 2016 - Somebody finally came out with the word that many have been thinking in the wake of all the...

NID Board Accepts 2015 Audit, Financial Report

GRASS VALLEY July 30, 2016 - Directors of the Nevada Irrigation District on Wednesday (July 27) heard a presentation on the district’s Comprehensive Financial...

Full text of the urgency ordinance adopted on July 26

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 29, 2016 – Below is the full text, as amended, of Ordinance 2416 – the new urgency ordinance adopted by...

United Way’s Annual Grills and Grilles Car Show, Registration Forms Available Now!

July 29, 2016 - United Way of Nevada County is proud to announce its tenth annual BBQ competition, which will include a Car Show and...

2016 Nevada County Fair tickets on sale now: buy early and save

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. July 28, 2016 - Tickets for the Nevada County Fair are on sale now. Purchase your admission, carnival tickets, and arena...

Separating Myth From Fact: Drug Policy Alliance Releases New Marijuana Facts Booklet

July 28, 2016 - Today, the Drug Policy Alliance released Marijuana Facts, intended for non-expert audiences seeking answers to some of the most common...

Bureau of Land Management Announces Fire Restrictions for Mother Lode Field Office Boundary

EL DORADO HILLS, CA, July 27, 2016 - Effective Wednesday, the Bureau of Land Management is implementing fire restrictions on all BLM-managed public lands...

Happening Now – July 2016

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

Community Involvement Day on August 1 at the Nevada County Fairgrounds

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. July 20, 2016 - The Nevada County Fairgrounds, the Food Bank of Nevada County, Foothill Lions, Nevada County 2-1-1, NEO, Story...

Nevada City Special meeting

Thanks to Touchdown Productions for the complete video of the meeting. https://youtu.be/rSAqxCXN778 NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 13, 2016 - The special meeting in Nevada City has...

Final election results for Nevada County

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 5, 2016 - The Nevada County Elections Office has completed the official canvass and published the final election results for...

Updated election results show no change in Nevada County contests’ outcome

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 14, 2016 - The Nevada County Elections Office has released an unofficial election result update. The results will remain unofficial...

Measure W’s aftermath: It’s still about process

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 13, 2016 - The controversy about Measure W - Nevada County's ballot measure designed to tweak the existing urgency ordinance...

An estimated 17,000 ballots remain to be counted in Nevada County

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 9, 2016 - The latest update from the Nevada County Elections Office estimates 17,000 ballots remain to be counted: Uncounted...

Homeless “Camp Manzanita” thought to be cause of late night fire

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 1, 2016 - Firefighters are mopping up a vegetation fire next to the Juvenile Hall on Hwy 49. Reported at...

Marijuana Cultivation Measure will not reverse outdoor growing ban, even if voters reject it

Update: Thanks to BOS Chair Dan Miller for his response to our request for comment: "We are setting up a meeting with county counsel...

Patti Mahaffey – 50 years of service to the public and the Tahoe National...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 4, 2015 - On March 4, 1965 a young woman started a temp job as a typist for the Tahoe...