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Nevada City,CA
Monday, July 24 2017

Regional

Sept. 17: Women’s triathlon wages war against breast cancer in Nevada County

Nevada City, Calif. July 24, 2017 - After this winter’s exceptional rain season, a full and beautifully blue Scotts Flat Lake will once again...

Wildland Urban Interface Training Exercise in Cascade Shores on Tuesday

Grass Valley, Calif. July 24, 2017 - CAL FIRE is hosting a Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Structure Defense Drill in Cascade Shores, Tuesday July...

Fire Restrictions on the Tahoe National Forest Effective July 25

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 24, 2017 - Fire restrictions go into effect July 25 within the Tahoe National Forest. According to Forest Supervisor Eli...

Op-Ed | Peter Van Zant: Be Skeptical of NID Scare Tactics

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 24, 2017 - Nevada Irrigation District (NID) still hasn’t dropped its ill-conceived plan to build Centennial Dam on the Bear...

Slightly cooler and a chance of thunderstorms in the mountains

July 24, 2017 - A slight chance of afternoon and evening thunderstorms across NorCal mountains through Wednesday. Near normal temperatures through Tuesday, warming back...

Sierra Roadwork Schedule today through Saturday, July 29

July 23, 2017 - Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule, Sunday through Saturday, July 23-29, 2017. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Long Ravine underpass to .2...

One more hot day – with possible dry lightning on the east side of...

July 23, 2017 - Another hot day today especially northern Sacramento valley and surrounding foothills. A slight threat of afternoon and evening thunderstorms over...

Red Flag Warning for the high country Sunday afternoon

July 22, 2017 - The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds, which is...

Hot today and Sunday, chance of Sierra thunderstorms starting Sunday

July 22, 2017 - Hot and dry weather today. Widespread triple heat across the valley this weekend. A little cooler next week. Slight chance...

Better Together: Brendan Phillips Appointed as Nevada County’s Housing Resource Manager

July 21, 2017 - Nevada County's Health and Human Services Administration is pleased to announce the selection of Brendan Phillips as the new Housing...

Nevada County’s Emergency Preparedness Exercise Provides Valuable Insight into an Active Shooter Situation

July 21, 2017 - In an effort to promote the safety of the County and the public, Nevada County conducted its first Active Shooter...

2017 Community Involvement Day at the Nevada County Fairgrounds on July 31

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. July 21, 2017 - The Nevada County Fairgrounds is teaming up with local, nonprofit organizations – the Food Bank of Nevada...

Excessive Heat Watch from late tonight through Sunday evening

July 21, 2017 - Hot and dry weather today. Widespread triple heat across the valley this weekend. Slight chance of Sierra thunderstorms early next...

Air Quality Health Advisory for Western Nevada County through July 24

The Nevada County Public Health Officer and the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District are issuing a joint air quality health advisory to notify...

BLM Mother Lode Field Office Initiates Emergency Target Shooting Restrictions due to Fire Danger

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. July 20, 2017 - The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is initiating emergency target shooting restrictions on public lands managed...

Local efforts to reduce human exposure to mercury timely with statewide rulemaking

July 20, 2017 - This week, the US EPA approved new statewide water quality objectives for mercury in California. The objectives were developed by...

CAL FIRE Investigators Arrest Suspected Arsonist in Butte County

Butte County July 20, 2017 - CAL FIRE law enforcement officers arrested Gary Allen Noel, on Wednesday, July 19th, on suspicion of arson. Noel,...

Hot, dry with a side of smoke, hotter this weekend

July 20, 2017 - Hot and dry weather continues with locally breezy conditions. Hotter weather for the weekend. Excessive Heat Watch from late Friday...

Reminder: Nevada County Services to be Interrupted on July 20 from 10am-12pm for Emergency...

July 7, 2017 - On July 20th, between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. at the Eric Rood Administrative Center, Nevada County will be conducting...

You will wake up to smoke (again)

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 19, 2017 - Tomorrow morning promises to be another hazy start to the day. Smoke from the Detwiler Fire has...