Regional

Scaling up – Free Green Waste Drop Off in Nevada County expands capacity

NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. May 6, 2019 - The first weekend of the Free Residential Green Waste kicked off Saturday, May 4th and was a...

Slightly cooler today, then warmer through the remainder of the week

May 6, 2019 - Mountain showers and thunderstorms are possible this week. Slightly cooler today, then warmer through the remainder of the week. Discussion Satellite imagery...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday May 11, 2019

May 5, 2019 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, May 5, 2019 – May 11, 2019. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Long...

Mountain thunderstorms possible, warming trend back by mid-week

May 4, 2019 - Mountain t-storms are possible this weekend with the threat continuing into next week. High temperatures will be cool to near...

United Way’s 11th Annual “DAY OF ACTION” Takes Place May 31st

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. May 3, 2019 - United Way of Nevada County (UWNC) is planning its 11th annual “Day of Action.” This is a...

NID: Snowpack water content continues to be well above average as spring snowmelt begins

May 3, 2019 - Water content in snowpack remains well above average, boding well for Nevada Irrigation District (NID) water storage, according to the...

Dry today and Saturday, chance of showers on Sunday

May 3, 2019 - Dry today. Chance of northern Sierra showers Saturday then more widespread, mainly mountain showers Sunday. Sierra showers possible through the...

Blue Marble Jubilee Cancelled

May 2, 2019 - The organizers regret to inform you that the Blue Marble Jubilee scheduled to happen on May 11, 2019 has been...

Living with Fire in the WUI: Questions & Answers

May 2, 2019 - On March 6th, Nevada County residents were invited to the Nevada Theatre to watch "Fire and Forest Health: Your Tahoe...

High pressure over the region will bring fair skies and above normal temperatures today...

May 2, 2019 - Dry and warm today and Friday with an increasing chance of mountain showers or thunderstorms over the weekend and early...

Greater Alta Sierra Firewise Community and Bear Yuba Land Trust host a public education...

May 2, 2019 - On May 4, 2019 please join the Greater Alta Sierra Firewise Community and Bear Yuba Land Trust for a public...

Hwy 89 – The Fishing Crossroad of California

May 1, 2019 - Childhood memories have a way of stimulating your step as you get older. Like fodder for your brain. It might...

Seasonal Dog Closure at Upper Truckee Marsh Begins May 1

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. May 1, 2019 – The California Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) announces its annual seasonal dog closure at the Upper Truckee Marsh...

Plant Sales at Sierra Harvest’s Food Love Farm – May 4, 11 and 18

May 1, 2019 - This spring, you can fill your garden with vibrant, certified organic starts and support garden and nutrition education for thousands...

Caltrans Resumes Construction on the I-80 Truck Climbing Lane

COLFAX May 1, 2019 - Caltrans is resuming traffic-interfering construction work on the Interstate 80 Truck Climbing Lane near Colfax. Construction work was suspended...

Sierra Harvest Seeks Volunteer Gleaning Harvest Leaders for the 2019 Season

May 1, 2019 -  Apply now to be a volunteer Harvest Leader for Sierra Harvest Gold Country Gleaning Program! Seeking 5-6 volunteer Harvest Leaders who love harvesting...

Dry weather is expected into the weekend, temperatures trending much warmer

May 1, 2019 - Temperatures trend warmer through the remainder of the week with a chance for showers returning to the higher terrain this...

Happening Now – May 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...

No Immediate Danger from Reported Van Norden Dam Damage

SERENE LAKES, Calif. April 30, 2019 - Officials responding to reports of damage to the Lake Van Norden Dam’s spillway on Donner Summit found...

Burn Permits required May 1st, 2019 in the CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer unit

Auburn, Calif. April 30, 2019 - Effective 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 1st 2019 the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) Nevada-Yuba-Placer...