Regional

Sheriff Moon Announces Captain and Lieutenant Promotions

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 8, 2019 - After a very competitive process, two Sheriff's employees have been promoted: one Captain and one Lieutenant, effective...

Injured fox found on Hwy 20 is recovering thanks to the kindness of passersby...

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 8, 2019 -  The stretch of state scenic Highway 20 between Nevada City and the junction of I-80 is at...

Tahoe National Forest Releases Over Snow Vehicle Use Designation – Draft Record of Decision

February 8, 2019 - On February 8, 2019, the Tahoe National Forest released the Draft Over-Snow Vehicle Use Designation Record of Decision (Draft Decision)...

Artists and Chefs Come Together for Hospitality House’s Empty Bowl Benefit on March 23

Grass Valley, Calif. February 8, 2019 - Dozens of artists are creating beautifully handcrafted bowls to fill with soup for the Hospitality House Empty...

Kelly Fleming & Sally Ashcraft present Valentine’s “Celtic Songs of Love & Longing”

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 8, 2019 - In a special Valentine's Day collaboration, Kelly Fleming (vocals, guitar) and Sally Ashcraft (vocals) will present “Celtic...

Caltras: Weekend Chain Controls and Travel Delays Anticipated

MARYSVILLE – Caltrans District 3 is alerting motorists that more winter storms in Northern California will impact mountain and valley highway travel this weekend. The...

Shelters in Nevada City and Grass Valley remain open through Monday morning

February 8, 2019 - The National Weather Service is predicting more SNOW and COLD temperatures in the foothills Saturday and Sunday. In an effort to...

Winter storm warning for this afternoon through Monday morning

February 8, 2019 - Cold and showery pattern returns with several weather systems forecast to bring low-elevation snow to the region into next week....

Administration Recommends Nevada City Charter School Cease Operations at End of School Year

February 7, 2019 at 9:44 AM Editor's note: Total enrollment for the school is 69 pupils. NEVADA CITY, Calif/ February 7, 2019 - Statement by...

Sierra College Science Lecture Series Presents Managing Water for the Environment in a Changing...

Grass Valley, Calif. February 7, 2019 -  The Sierra Science Lecture Series at the Nevada County Campus welcomes Ted Grantham in a presentation titled, Managing...

Rain, low elevation snow and gusty winds return Friday night and plan to stay...

February 7, 2019 - Central valley frost this morning. Light rain and mountain snow spreading across the north state Thursday night and Friday. Moderate...

Secretary of State Alex Padilla Certifies Candidates for Senate District 1 Special Primary Election

February 6, 2019 - Secretary of State Alex Padilla today certified the lists of candidates who will appear on the March 26, 2019 Senate...

Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation to Host 2019 Annual Cioppino and Pasta Feed

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 6, 2019 - Join the Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation at its ninth annual All-You-Can-Eat Cioppino and Pasta Feed on Saturday,...

Western Nevada County Schools 2019 Kindergarten Registration Information

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 6, 2019 - Children who will be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2019 are eligible. Transitional Kindergarten...

10th Annual Jim Rogers Memorial Run canceled, message about distracted driving remains

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 6, 2019 - Sunday, February 10th, was to mark the tenth annual Jim Rogers Memorial Ride/Run, at the Tour of...

Clear skies with freezing temps through Friday, more snow this weekend

February 6, 2019 - Lingering snow showers over the Sierra this morning, otherwise dry through Thursday afternoon. Central valley frost Thursday morning. Light rain...

Grass Valley and Nevada County Consolidated Firefighters conduct successful low angle rope rescue on...

February 5, 2019 - Grass Valley and Nevada County Consolidated Firefighters responded to a vehicle accident with injuries in the area of Auburn Road...

He’s going to die…but it won’t be alone

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 5, 2019 - His cancer has spread. It's in his blood; it's in his bones; it's everywhere. Scott Wirtz, affectionately...

Snow showers continue today, then a brief break before more precip

February 5, 2019 - Scattered showers this morning southeast of Chico with low snow levels down the the foothills and northern Sacramento valley floor....

Extreme Weather Shelters for Homeless Nevada County Citizens open through Friday

February 4, 2019 - As predicted, the severe storm this past weekend has brought extremely cold temperatures and additional snow for the rest of...