Regional

Structure fire on Banner Quaker Hill

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 27, 2016 - A structure fire was reported at 00:03  and all units responded to Banner Quaker Hill Road in...

Nevada County Schools Recognized for Implementation of PBIS

August 27, 2016 - Nevada County Superintendent of Schools Office (NCSOS) is proud to report that twelve schools in Nevada County were recognized as...

Collaborative Project May Impact Weekday Hiking on Pacific Crest and Summit Lake Trails

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 27, 2016 - Crew members from the American Conservation Experience (ACE), the Truckee Trail Foundation (TTF) and the Tahoe National...

Golden Quartz Day Use Area Closed Due to County Bridge Replacement

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 26, 2016 - The Golden Quartz Day Use Area, a popular swimming section on the South Yuba Trail on the...

Masonic Grand Master is Named Grand Marshal of Nevada City Parade

NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 26, 2016 - Martin David Perry, the 150th Grand Master of Masons in California (2016), has been named as Grand...

Sierra Stages Concludes its 2016 season with “Dead Man’s Cell Phone”

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 26, 2016 - An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has...

Maybert Bridge Construction and Road Closure starting on Monday

WASHINGTON, Calif. August 26, 2016 - Nevada County is expected to begin construction in the Town of Washington on the Maybert Road Bridge at...

Near normal temperatures, slight cooldown possible

August 26, 2016 - Dry weather pattern with near normal temperatures for the rest of the week. Discussion Quiet weather pattern continues for interior NorCal the...

Burning Man Travel Advisory

NIXON, NV, August 25, 2016 - The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe would like to advise travelers going to the Burning Man Festival to obey...

Bust on Grizzly Hill: 300 plants eradicated, damage to stream from illegal grading

August 25, 2016 - On August 25th, 2016 at approximately 8:30 AM, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force along with a Warden...

Plumas National Forest mourns passing of firefighter Ian Howard

SPARKS, Nev. August 25, 2016 – It is with great sadness that the U.S. Forest Service mourns the passing of firefighter Ian Howard. Crew...

BriarPatch invites grant applications for grants and “Co-op CAUSE” program

August 25, 2016 - BriarPatch Co-op Community Market is accepting applications from local nonprofit organizations for two donation programs — its Cooperative Community Fund...

Dry and downright pleasant temperatures for the rest of the week

August 25, 2016 - Dry weather pattern with near normal temperatures for the rest of the week. Short term discussion (Today through Sunday) A short wave...

Western Sierra YouthBuild Announces the Winner of the Tiny House Raffle

August 24, 2016 - The winner is: Rick Clemens. He is from out of the area and  happened to come to the Nevada County...

The Gazebo’s receives National Firewise Community award

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 24, 2016 - The community of The Gazebo’s in Grass Valley has achieved the Firewise Communities/USA® award from the National...

Updated Woman missing from Georgetown since Aug. 20 located

August 24, 2016 at 8:33 PM El Dorado County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Tasha Thompson Sadly, Jennifer Wilson-Johnston, was found deceased near the area she was last...

CAL FIRE announces fire prevention & tree mortality grants

Sacramento August 24, 2016 - CAL FIRE announced Wednesday it will be awarding nearly $16 million for fire prevention grants to local fire departments...

Truckee boat inspection station closing for the season on Sept. 4

Truckee, CA August 24, 2016 - The Truckee-Tahoe Watercraft Inspection Station will be closing with their last day being September 4th. All watercraft launching...

Near normal temperatures for the season

August 24, 2016 - Dry weather pattern with near to slightly below normal temperatures for the rest of the week. Short term discussion (Today through...

Open House at the Connected Communities Academy today

August 24, 2016 - Nevada County has a new Technology Training Center, called the Connected Communities Academy. It is an initiative of the Nevada...