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Monday, May 21 2018

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Fire Safe Council agenda for May 24 published

NEVADA CITY, Calif. May 21, 2018 - According to the agenda posted on Friday on the Fire Safe Council of Nevada County's website, several...

Gold Panning at Bridgeport beginning this Saturday, May 26

May 21, 2018 - Docents at Bridgeport provide step-by-step panning lessons, share stories about the history of our area, and describe other ways the...

Wildland Urban Interface Training Exercise in Lake Wildwood on Sunday, May 27

Auburn, Calif. May 21, 2018 - The Nevada-Yuba-Placer unit of CAL FIRE is conducting a Wildland Urban Interface Drill. The drill will be conducted...

Nevada County Grand Jury: Detention Facility Inspection Report

May 21, 2018 - The 2017/2018 Nevada County Grand Jury (Jury) has conducted an inspection of the detention facilities in the County of Nevada...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, May 26, 2018

May 21, 2018 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule through Saturday, May 26, 2018. Most traffic-interfering work will be limited from 6 a.m. Friday, May 25th through 10...

Afternoon and evening thunderstorms over higher terrain possible

May 21, 2018 - Afternoon and evening thunderstorms possible over higher terrain much of this week. Seasonal temperatures continue across the region. Discussion Clear to partly...

Successful rescue at the Yuba River

May 19, 2018 - On Friday May 18th Nevada County Consolidated FD resources were dispatched to a drowning or near drowning in the South...

Spring Time Is Baby Bird Time – How to help if you find one

May 18, 2018 - Spring is here and so is baby bird season. Janice Barbary, Songbird Rehabilitator for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release (WR&R), suggests...

Op-Ed | Jo Ann Fites-Kaufman and Pat Leach: A way forward for the Fire...

May 18, 2018 - The Fire Safe Council of Nevada County has played a vital role in preparing communities to be prepared for wildfires,...

Cal Fire WUI Training Exercise in Alta Sierra this Sunday

May 18, 2018 - The Nevada-Yuba-Placer unit of CAL FIRE is conducting two Wildland Urban Interface Drills. The first drill is scheduled for Alta...

North San Juan Ballot Dropbox Location Added

Nevada City, Ca May 18, 2018 - The Nevada County Elections Department would like to announce that an additional Ballot Drop Box location is...

McClintock food stamp limits too strict even for other Republicans

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2018 - California Republican Rep. Tom McClintock doesn't believe his party's controversial plan to stiffen work requirements for food stamp recipients...

Ann Shulse named AAUW’s 2018 Edi Silverman Community Service Award Recipient

May 18, 2018 - At its recent meeting, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Nevada County Branch presented Ann Shulse with its 2018...

Tips for Protecting Wildlife in the Spring and Training for New At-Home Squirrel Rehabbers...

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. May 18, 2018 - With the emergence of recent spring weather, Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release (WR&R) offers the following suggestions to...

Warm with a chance of thunderstorms through the weekend

May 18, 2018 - Afternoon and evening thunderstorms possible over higher terrain into next week. Temperatures will gradually warm through Saturday, and then cool...

Temporary medical commercial cannabis permit program on BOS agenda

NEVADA CITY, Calif May 17, 2018 - The Nevada County Board of Supervisors (BOS) will discuss and vote on temporary medical commercial cannabis permits...

Yosemite National Park Announces that Tioga Road Will Open for the Season on Monday,...

May 17, 2018 - Yosemite National Park Announces that Tioga Road (Highway 120 East) will open for the season to all vehicular traffic on...

Higher Flows on North Fork Feather River Below Belden Reservoir Through June

May 17, 2018 - Water flows will be higher than seasonally normal along the North Fork Feather River below the Belden Reservoir to the...

Pilot project to study impacts of forest management on Yuba watershed

MARYSVILLE, Calif. May 17, 2018 - A healthier, thinner forest reduces fire risk significantly, and it also protects water quality and can improve water...

Nevada County’s Classified School Employees of the Year Honored

NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. May 17, 2018 - Each year the California Department of Education promotes a program to honor classified employees that culminates during...