Regional

Updated: Search&Rescue volunteer shot, search for shooter is ongoing

The information below is preliminary and may change as more details emerge. August 10, 2016 at 4:35 PM Cautious optimism by Sheriff Keith Royal after...

Donner Lake will benefit from Water Exchange under Truckee River Agreement

SACRAMENTO, Calif. August 9, 2016 - The Truckee River Operating Agreement (TROA) implemented in December 2015 provides new mechanisms for federal, states (California and...

Perseid meteors could see ‘surge in activity’ on Aug. 11-12

Aug. 9, 2016 - Friday 12 August sees the annual maximum of the Perseid meteor shower. This year, as well as the normal peak...

Temperatures are creeping up, again

August 9, 2016 - Dry weather with near normal temperatures to begin the week, then heating up late this week. Discussion Clear skies across interior NorCal...

Communication, Access, Fuels and Funding emerge as major issues for Yuba Canyon

August 10, 2016 at 10:35 AM Thanks to KVMR videographer Karl Chelette for the full video of the meeting. NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 8, 2016...

State of emergency in the Yuba canyon – post your questions here

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 8, 2016 - On Monday, August 8th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, KVMR and YubaNet invite you to a...

Rod Byers Receives Western Fairs Association’s Blue Ribbon Award from the Nevada County Fair

August 8, 2016 - Rod Byers of Grass Valley has been named the 2016 Blue Ribbon Award recipient by the Nevada County Fairgrounds Board...

Drought conditions slow the growth of Douglas fir trees across the West

August 8, 2016 - Whether growing along the rim of the Grand Canyon or living in the mist with California’s coastal redwoods, Douglas fir...

Nevada County Public Health Department celebrates National Breastfeeding Awareness Month this week at the...

Grass Valley, Calif. August 8, 2016 - In Nevada County, there is a lot to celebrate in August, including National Breastfeeding Awareness month. Internationally,...

Golden Empire Grange Gets Energy Upgrade for a Sustainable Future

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 8, 2016 - Golden Empire Grange has completed a landmark project with the installation of a new solar system, now operating...

Dry weather with temperatures near average will continue this week

August 8, 2016 - Other than some high cloudiness, clear skies cover the region. Temperatures are warmer compared to 24 hours ago as onshore...

Candidate Filing Deadline this Friday, Aug. 12

August 8, 2016 - The Nevada County Elections Department would like to remind potential candidates for the November 2016 General Election, that the deadline...

North San Juan Transfer Station Buy Back Open an Extra Day in August

August 8, 2016 - The North San Juan Transfer Station will open its California Refund Value (CRV) beverage container buy back operation an extra...

Special Contests at the 2016 Nevada County Fair

At the Nevada County Fair, August 10 – 14, there are exciting contests and activities happening each day of the Fair! Here are a...

Nevada County Assessor reports assessed values up 4.8%

August 6, 2016 - Nevada County’s assessed values grew 4.8% last year, a positive reflection of the increase in property values. The county’s locally...

Gold Country Stage Free Shuttle – 2016 Nevada County Fair

August 6, 2016 - The Gold Country Stage will provide “free fare” shuttle buses to the Nevada County Fair August 10-14, 2016. The free...

The Mountain Messenger | Still Trying to Corral That Evil Weed

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 5, 2016 - There’s a perpetual breaking headline running through all Nevada County news these days - Supes Try to...

Dancing With Our Stars – Veterans Memorial Auditorium on August 20

August 5, 2016 - Ten Nevada County couples will compete for glory and the coveted mirror ball trophy at The Center for the Arts'...

Parade Entries Open for the 2016 Nevada City Constitution Day Parade

NEVADA CITY, CA, Aug. 5, 2016 -  Entries are now open for individuals and groups wishing to enter this year’s Nevada City Constitution Day...

Below normal temperatures into next week

August 5, 2016 - Below normal temperatures continue through early next week. Slight chance of an afternoon shower or thunderstorm over the Coastal and...