Regional

Nevada: Judge orders separate trials for Cliven Bundy and 16 other defendants

Dec. 15, 2016 - Antigovernment rancher Cliven Bundy, 70, will have his next showdown with the U.S. Government early next year after a judge...

“Longest Night” heals holiday blues this Sunday Dec. 18

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. December 15, 2016 - An event this Sunday will help people find hope amid holiday sadness. “Longest Night” will be at 3 p.m....

Long-awaited removal of East Panther Creek Dam completed by Foothill Conservancy and local contractors

December 15, 2016 - The Foothill Conservancy has worked for restoration and protection of the Mokelumne River and its watershed since 1989. On November...

Beatles vs. Stones tribute show comes to Grass Valley stage on March 23

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. December 15, 2016 - The debate between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones has been going on ever since they first crossed...

Wet and windy weather with high-elevation snow today and tonight

December 15, 2016 - Wet and windy weather with high-elevation snow today and tonight. Showers ending over the Sierra on Friday. Freezing temperatures in...

Increased CalFresh Participation Would Bring $7,860,000 in Federal Nutrition Benefits to Nevada County

Dec. 14, 2016 - Today, California Food Policy Advocates (CFPA) released its annual Lost Dollars, Empty Plates report, a complement to the organization’s recently...

Pawnee Trail shooting update: shootout preceded “self-inflicted” gunshot wound

December 14, 2016 - On December 14th, 2016 an autopsy was performed on the decedent, James Paul Scola. The results of the autopsy revealed...

Uneventful first reading of changes to cannabis cultivation in Nevada County

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 14, 2016 - Only a handful of residents were present for the first reading of some adjustments to the current...

Nevada County Sheriff’s Search & Rescue Thanks the Community for its Generosity

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 14, 2016 - The Nevada County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Team wishes to thank the following merchants for their generous...

Strong, gusty winds develop later today ahead of heavy precip tonight and Thursday

December 14, 2016 - Wet and windy weather with high-elevation snow continues into Friday. Freezing temperatures possible this weekend. Flood Watch through late Thursday...

DWR Clears Lake Davis to Fill

SACRAMENTO December 13, 2016 - Years after invasive northern pike were eradicated from Lake Davis in Plumas County, the Department of Water Resources (DWR)...

Shooting victim in Cascade Shores identified

December 13, 2016 - On December 13, 2016, deputies from the Nevada County Sheriff Office were dispatched to a residence in the 12000 block...

Hospice of the Foothills Nevada City Gift & Thrift Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Grass Valley, Calif. December 13, 2016 - Friday, December 9th marked the 25th anniversary of Hospice of the Foothills’ first Gift and Thrift store...

Tahoe Expedition Academy and +Impact to Announce Funding, New State-of-the-Art Campus

LAKE TAHOE, Calif. December 13, 2016 +Impact School and Tahoe Expedition Academy (TEA), fully accredited, independent Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K)-8 and 9-12 schools in Lake Tahoe,...

Caltrans Advises Motorists to Expect Winter Driving Conditions

MARYSVILLE December 13, 2016 - Caltrans District 3 is alerting motorists to be prepared for winter driving conditions, including flooding potential, as a new...

Annual Survey of U.S. Teens Finds Little Change in Marijuana Usage Rates Despite Big...

WASHINGTON, D.C. Dec. 13, 2016 — The results of an annual survey of U.S. middle and high school students released Tuesday invalidate claims that...

Nevada County BOS proclaims Jan. 12-16 as South Yuba River Citizen’s League’s 15th annual...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 13, 2016 - The Nevada County BOS today unanimously proclaimed Jan. 12-16 as SYRCL WSSF days. SYRCL's Executive Director Caleb...

North Valley PG&E Employees Donate to Food Bank

OROVILLE, Calif. December 13, 2016 - It all added up to 2,775 pounds and consisted of frozen birds, canned oysters, stuffing mix and pasta. In...

Significant rainfall and snow likely by Wednesday into Friday, gusty winds on Wednesday

December 13, 2016 - Wet weather returns to NorCal today with significant rainfall and mountain snow likely by Wednesday into Friday. Flood Watch from...

Sierra College Hosts the Second Annual Sierra Writers’ Conference

Grass Valley, Calif. December 12, 2016 - On Saturday January 21st, 2017, Sierra College in conjunction with Sierra Writers will host a full-day writers’...