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Monday, October 23 2017

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e-Waste fundraiser to benefit Union Hill School Saturday, Oct. 28

October 23, 2017 - Union Hill School's eighth-grade class will host an E-waste fundraiser in partnership with the Sacramento Regional Conservation Core and CEAR,...

United Way of Nevada County Disaster Relief Funds Help Feed the Hungry

October 23, 2017 - During the week of October 9th several disastrous fires hit Northern California. In Nevada County many individuals were affected by...

Disaster Recovery Center Opening in Yuba County

October 23, 2017 - A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), jointly operated by the California Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency...

Video: Oregon Peak Lookout Tower

October 23, 2017 - Kevin McElligott is a volunteer for the Banner Mountain Lookout Tower, one of the three lookout towers operated by CAL...

Tahoe National Forest’s Truckee Ranger District Plans Fall Prescribed Fire Operations

Truckee, Calif. October 23, 2017 - The Truckee Ranger District on the Tahoe National Forest will conduct prescribed fires this fall and winter to...

Seven Northern California Counties Affected by Wildfires to receive D-SNAP

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2017 – Households impacted by recent wildfires in Northern California could be eligible for help buying food through USDA’s Disaster Supplemental...

Near record high temperatures today, breezy northerly winds return

October 23, 2017 - Dry and warm weather this week. Locally breezy northerly winds into Tuesday. Discussion Clear skies across interior NorCal under strengthening high pressure....

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, October 22-28

October 22, 2017 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, October 22-28, 2017. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Long Ravine underpass to .2 miles...

Governor Brown Issues Executive Order to Help Remove Hazardous Waste from Wildfire-Impacted Neighborhoods

SACRAMENTO October 21, 2017 - Building on efforts to help streamline the recovery in communities impacted by California’s devastating wildfires, Governor Edmund G. Brown...

Noticeable warmup starting today

October 21, 2017 - Warming temperatures through early next week. Breezy north winds and possible fire weather concerns return Monday into Tuesday. Discussion Heights/thicknesses trend up...

Additional CalFresh and CalWORKs Assistance Due to Local Fires

October 20, 2017 - Hot and prepared foods can be purchased with CalFresh EBT cards in Nevada County, now through November 15th, 2017, due...

Upcoming Fire Recovery Events in Nevada County

October 20, 2017 - The Nevada County Office of Emergency Services continues to coordinate fire recovery efforts with non-profit, state and federal partners.  Several...

Second bird tests positive for West Nile Virus in El Dorado County

PLACERVILLE, CAlif. October 20, 2017 - El Dorado County health officials received confirmation last week that a bird found in the Garden Valley area...

Caltrans Proposal to Realign Highway 174 before County Supervisors on Oct. 24

October 20, 2017 - If you are concerned or interested in the State Highway 174 realignment project proposed by the State Department of Transportation...

A Celebration of Life for Peggy Levine on Oct. 28

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. October 20, 2017 - A few short weeks ago, our community suffered the loss of an incredible lady with the passing...

Showers possible today, below average temperatures will warm back up on Sunday

October 20, 2017 - Frontal system bringing rain and snow to the Sierra this morning. A few inches of snow possible above 7000 feet....

NID will form committee to explore options for Scotts Flat Dam Spillway

Grass Valley, Calif. October 19, 2017 - A number of options to reduce illegal activities while continuing to allow access across Scotts Flat Dam...

Nik C. Colyer: The dangers of wood stoves in this season

NEVADA CITY, Calif. October 19, 2017 - Yesterday afternoon, I was driving home and suddenly I spotted a billow of smoke cross the road...

Wintry Weather Forecast to Impact Sierra Travel

MARYSVILLE October 19, 2017 - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 3 is alerting motorists to the National Weather Service’s notice of a...

Cascade Fire Fatalities Identified

October 19, 2017 - At this time, the Yuba County Sheriff-Coroner’s Office has investigated four fatalities as a result of the Cascade Fire in...