Regional

PCWA appoints Andrew Fecko as next General Manager

AUBURN, Calif. (January 8, 2020) — The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) announced that Andrew Fecko has...

Hospitality House Launches New Pet Program

Grass Valley, Calif. Jan. 8, 2020 – To kickstart the new year, Hospitality House launched a brand-new pet program on New Year’s...

Some snow for the high country tonight

January 8, 2020 - Some lingering showers over the northern mountains and northern Sierra Nevada today, otherwise dry with areas of valley...

Ponderosa West Grass Valley Defense Zone Project ahead of schedule, setting ambitious pace for...

Nevada County, Calif. January 7, 2020 - Fire Safe Council, CAL FIRE NEU, and County of Nevada report 398 acres have been...

Placer Land Trust Permanently Protects 42 Acres on North Fork American River

AUBURN, CA, JANUARY 7, 2020 — Placer Land Trust has permanently protected the 42-acre Loera-Harvey North Fork Preserve on the North Fork...

Beyond the Brink: California’s Watershed” World Theatrical Debut at the 2020 Wild & Scenic...

Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 7, 2019 - The Chronicles Group (TCG), a multimedia non-profit organization, announced today that its latest documentary “Beyond the...

Easing back into a wet pattern

January 7, 2020 - Patchy fog possible through midmorning. Dry weather today. Light precipitation returns tonight into Wednesday and again Thursday. More...

Placer/Nevada 4-H Program Seeks to Transfer Woodchuck Camp Ownership

AUBURN, Calif. January 6, 2020 – The Placer and Nevada County 4-H programs are seeking a new owner for a camp facility...

Tahoe Basin Forest Service firefighter deployed to Australia

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif., January 6, 2020 - We are proud to share that USDA Forest Service Fire Captain, Dave Soldavini, from...

Firefighters prevent late-night structure fire from spreading

Editor's note: As reported last night in Happening Now. GRASS VALLEY, Calif. January 6,...

Dan Macon: Four-legged Fire Fighters Help Save California Communities from Wildfire

January 6, 2020 - When it comes to preventing wildfires, local communities throughout California are rediscovering the value of grazing. Large flocks...

Documentary "Not If But When: Wildfire Solutions" screening at the Wild&Scenic Film Festival

January 6, 2020 - This year’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival (January 16-20 Nevada City and Grass Valley, CA) includes a sprinkling...

Roadside Vegetation Management to begin on BLM land on the San Juan Ridge, Nevada...

SAN JUAN RIDGE, Calif. January 6, 2020 - The Yuba Watershed Institute will begin working this week to implement a 200-foot-wide shaded...

Several weak weather systems lining up for later this week

January 6, 2020 - Dry today with light precipitation possible Tuesday into Wednesday. More widespread rain and mountain snow is possible with...

City Council meeting agenda for Jan. 8 in Nevada City

January 5, 2020 - Regular City Council Meeting Wednesday, January 8 , 2019Regular Meeting - 6:30 PMCity Hall – Beryl P. Robinson,...

Mostly dry and mild to start the week, rain and snow possible starting Friday

January 5, 2020 - Light showers in the northern mountains today, with some fog in the Valley. Light precipitation possible Tuesday into...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 5, 2020 – January 11, 2020

January 5, 2020 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 5, 2020 – January 11, 2020. LONG-TERM...

Officer Involved Shooting Update by Nevada County Sheriff Moon and GVPD Chief Gammelgard

January 3, 2020 - Here is a video update, released yesterday, from Sheriff Moon and Chief Gammelgard regarding the officer...

Doug Fleming running for Nevada City Council

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 3, 2020 - Doug Fleming is honored to announce his candidacy for the...

League of Women Voters announces candidate forum schedule for the March Primary Election

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 3, 2020 - A series of candidate forums will be held on five consecutive Thursdays starting January 9,...