Regional

Town of Paradise Gets Its First Recovery Report Card

Aug. 12, 2019 - In an effort and desire to have more frequent communications with the Town of Paradise, and to regularly inform the...

Warming back up through Thursday

August 12, 2019 - Dry weather will prevail through the week. A warming trend builds through mid-week with valley highs reaching triple digits. Cooler...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019

August 11, 2019 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, August 11, 2019 – August 17, 2019. Most traffic-interfering work will be limited from noon...

Cool, cloudy and a chance of thunderstorms today

August 10, 2019 - A chance of showers and thunderstorms continues over the Coastal and Shasta mountains/foothills, and possibly over the Northern Sacramento Valley...

Back-to-back low snow years will become more common, study projects

WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2019 - Consecutive low snow years may become six times more common across the Western United States over the latter half...

Local Organizations Host Prescribed Fire Tour in Alta Sierra on Thursday August 15th

August 9, 2019 - On the evening of Thursday, August 15th, the Nevada County Prescribed Burn Association will host a prescribed fire tour in...

Tahoe’s American River Ranger District Seeking Volunteers

Foresthill, Calif. August 9, 2019 -  The U.S. Forest Service, American River Ranger District, is seeking volunteer campground and boat ramp hosts for the...

Tahoe National Forest Currently Hiring Wildland Firefighters

Nevada City, Calif. August 9, 2019 -  The Tahoe National Forest is looking to hire enthusiastic, highly motivated individuals for both permanent and temporary...

Chance of rain showers for parts of Northern California

August 9, 2019 - Chance of showers and thunderstorms over the Coastal and Shasta mountains/foothills, and possibly over the Northern Sacramento Valley this afternoon...

Commissioner Lara Announces Insurance Strike Team During Meetings with County Leaders

BUTTE/PLACER/NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. Aug. 8, 2019 — On Wednesday, Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara visited communities experiencing an upsurge in insurance non-renewals and other issues...

Bowman Road Impassable While Under Repair

Nevada City, Calif. August 8, 2019 -  A Federal Highway Administration’s contractor will begin extensive repairs of the Bowman Road beginning the second week...

Plumas National Forest welcomes new Forest Supervisor Chris Carlton

WILLOWS, Calif., August 7, 2019 — Chris Carlton has joined the Plumas National Forest as the new Forest Supervisor, effective August 4, 2019. He...

CAL FIRE Investigators Arrest Suspected Arsonist in Oroville

Butte County, Calif. August 8, 2019 - A suspected arsonist has been arrested for allegedly setting a grass fire Wednesday morning on Olive Highway...

SJRTA Presentation “Evacuation on the Ridge” on Monday, Aug. 12

NORTH SAN JUAN, Calif. August 8, 2019 - In the wake of the disastrous and deadly Camp Fire of 2018, and as “high fire...

Daytime temperatures dropping to 10 to 15 degrees below normal for a few days

August 8, 2019 - Continued cooling trend through Saturday with daytime temperatures dropping to 10 to 15 degrees below normal. Warming to above normal...

Opening Day at the 2019 Nevada County Fair – photo gallery and #MyFair

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 7, 2019 - It's Opening Day at the 2019 Nevada County Fair. Go check out the many attractions, booths (the...

New bike-sharing program coming to North Lake Tahoe

AUBURN, Calif. Aug. 7, 2019 - A new bike-sharing program is headed to North Lake Tahoe with the Placer County Board of Supervisors yesterday...

Trailing the Pacific Crest from Space

Aug. 7, 2019 - There is no award for completing the walk from Mexico to Canada through California, Oregon, and Washington. But read about...

Gradual cooling returns today and continues through the remainder of the week

August 7, 2019 - Gradual cooling trend into weekend as high pressure weakens. Chance of showers and thunderstorms across far northern California Friday and...

United Way of Nevada County holds Food Access this Saturday, Aug. 10th

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 6, 2019 - Do you have a friend or neighbor who is having a hard time making ends meet? Food...