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SNMH Foundation gives largest ever donation to local hospital

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. July 3, 2019 - Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation’s (SNMHF) Board of Directors is proud to announce $1,613,458.00 was transferred in...

Nevada County Submits $5.6 Million Grant for Community Wildfire Prevention Services

NEVADA COUNTY, July 3, 2019 - On July 2nd, the County of Nevada Office of Emergency services submitted a hazard mitigation grant to help...

Town of Washington welcomes new (old) Fire Chief Mike Stewart

WASHINGTON, CA July 3, 2019 - The Washington County Water District Board of Directors is extremely pleased to announce that Mike Stewart has resumed...

United Way 2020 Free Health Clinic: Volunteers will make it happen

July 3, 2019 - United Way of Nevada County will be hosting a free 2-day California CareForce health clinic in January 2020. The planning...

Average temperatures today, warming trend over the holiday weekend

July 3, 2019 - Temperatures gradually warm to slightly above average by the weekend. Breezy wind at times through the Delta and over the...

Fire Districts, OES, & Fire Safe Council Coordinate to Implement Red Flag Warning System

NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. July 2, 2019 - In an effort to raise awareness on Red Flag Warning days, Nevada County Fire Districts, the Office...

NorthOps Significant Fire Potential Forecast July through October

July 2, 2019 - Other than occasional convective showers and thunderstorms in the mountains, June was dry in the North Ops region. Since January...

Dry, breezy and average temperatures for the rest of the week

July 2, 2019 - Near normal temperatures through Thursday as an upper level trough remains over the west coast. Breezy wind at times through...

Dangerous and Illegal Fireworks Interdiction Program Conducted at Truckee Ag Station

Auburn July 1, 2019 - During the weeks leading up to the 4th of July, CAL FIRE Law Enforcement Officer’s conducted a multi-agency fireworks...

Celebrate Safely: All Fireworks Banned Throughout Nevada County

July 1, 2019 - With the 4th of July holiday around the corner, we ask that all Nevada County visitors and residents remember that all fireworks...

Seasonal temperatures and at times breezy winds this week

July 1, 2019 - Near normal temperatures through Thursday as an upper level trough moves over the state. Breezy wind at times through the...

Happening Now – July 2019

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

Contact Nevada County OES for Neighborhood Fire Inspections

June 30, 2019 - It is a top Board priority to reduce the risk and effects of wildfire by pursuing hazardous vegetation mitigation resources....

Early Bird Tickets go off Sale July 1 for Sierra Storytelling Festival

June 30, 2019 - Don't wait till the last minute, get your tickets for the local (but relatively unknown) national Storytelling Festival happening in...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, July 6, 2019

June 30, 2019 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, June 30, 2019 – July 6, 2019. Most traffic-interfering work will be limited through 10...

Air temperatures warming up to normal levels, water temps remain cold

June 29, 2019 - Temperatures gradually warm the next several days, returning to around average by early next week. Dry weather is expected throughout...

For the common good: Nevada County Juvenile Hall and Hwy 49 corridor brush clearing...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 28, 2019 -  Nevada County, in collaboration with CAL FIRE's Washington Ridge crews has started clearing brush and removing...

Nevada County Community Library one of 78 organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Big...

June 28, 2019 - The Nevada County Community Library has been selected to host the NEA Big Read in Nevada County. An initiative of...

NID’s new water meters will help track water use, detect leaks

June 28, 2019 - Real-time tracking of water use and quickly identifying leaks are the major benefits of the latest generation of smart water...

Game on in July with BBQ, Bingo, Bach and Blues benefit event

June 28, 2019 - Join InConcert Sierra and friends for a summer evening of music and friendly frivolity at BBQ, Bingo, Bach and Blues,...