Regional

Road work creates delays to recreation sites on Stampede Reservoir

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 6, 2016 - Beginning on September 6, 2016, the Bureau of Reclamation will begin chip sealing on the Dog Valley...

PCWA Partners on French Meadows Forest Resilience Project

September 6, 2016 - In an effort to improve the health of the forests and watersheds that source Placer County Water Agency’s (PCWA) water...

Where the Wild Things Are – Celebration and Benefit for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release...

September 6, 2016 - Imagine a warm fall evening filled with the lilting sound of a hammered dulcimer; the aroma of enticing hors d'oeuvres...

Dry with a warming trend this week, very breezy tonight and tomorrow

September 6, 2016 - Warm and dry weather through the week as strong ridging over the eastern Pacific results in northwesterly flow aloft over...

95% of California’s wildfires caused by people

SACRAMENTO, Sept. 5, 2016 – In the past two months, California has experienced a rash of large and damaging wildfires and in almost every...

The Return of Journey of the Salmonid

September 5, 2016 - Beginning every Fall, Yuba River lovers celebrate the start of a very special season.  If you journey to the waters’ edge in...

Warming trend begins today and continues through the week

September 5, 2016 - Clear skies across the region early this morning as the weekend trough departs further to the east. Temperatures are running...

A few high clouds today, temperatures will begin to warm up Labor Day

September 3, 2016 - An upper level disturbance will pass over the west this weekend, which will bring below normal temperatures and slight chances...

Pros and cons ballot measure presentation on Sept. 10

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 2, 2016 - The League of Women Voters of Western Nevada County will deliver a “Pros and Cons Ballot Measures...

Living History In The Park Sept. 10-11 – Learn About The American Revolutionary War

NEVADA CITY, Calif. September 2, 2016 - The history of the American Revolution (1775-1783) comes alive Saturday and Sunday (Sept. 10-11) as part of...

Pleasant holiday weekend weather ahead

September 2, 2016 - Mainly dry weather for NorCal with slightly below average temperatures through early next week. A slight chance of showers southern...

$10M emergency services contract for Placer County Fire renewed

September 1, 2016 - In 2015, Placer County Fire responded to 7,636 calls for emergency service, including medical and fire calls, for 475 square...

Costco terminates negotiation agreement with Placer County for North Auburn store

August 29, 2016 - Placer County received notification today from Costco Wholesale Corporation  that the company has elected to terminate its exclusive agreement to...

2016 Nevada County Fair by the numbers

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. September 1, 2016 - More than $540,000 raised for Nevada County youth, more than 7,400 exhibits, and several community partnerships made...

Nevada County Schools: Free and Reduced-Price Meals

September 1, 2016 - The Nevada County Superintendent of Schools is announcing its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under...

Caltrans to Begin I-80 and Highway 20 Tree Removal Efforts in September

SIERRA AREA September 1, 2016 - Caltrans District 3 will be joining the Governor’s drought-related State of Emergency efforts to identify, cut and remove...

Truckee Schools Resume on Thursday, September 1st

Teacher: Class, we will have only a half day of school this morning. Class: Hooray! Teacher: We will have the other half this afternoon. September 1, 2016...

Fire Danger Level Remains Extreme Heading into Labor Day Weekend and Hunting Season

SPARKS, Nev., September 1, 2016 - Fire officials on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest would like to remind the public the fire danger level is...

Volunteers Needed for the 8th Annual Great Sierra River Cleanup on September 17

Auburn, Calif. September 1, 2016 - The rivers, lakes, and streams of the Sierra Nevada need you! On September 17, from 9 am to...

Moonlight Fire restoration project planning

QUINCY, Calif. September 1, 2016 - Open houses have been scheduled to share information about the Moonlight Fire Area Restoration Project being proposed by...