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Monday, January 22 2018

Regional

Pacific storms move through NorCal this week

January 21, 2018 - Pacific storm moves through today into Monday bringing light to moderate precipitation. A stronger system impacts the area midweek into...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 21-27, 2018

January 21, 2018 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 21-27, 2018. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Long Ravine underpass to .2 miles...

2018 Women’s March in Nevada City in images

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 20, 2018 - A sunny Saturday greeted some two hundred people participating in Nevada City's 2018 Women's March. The group...

In Memoriam of JC Dodd, Retired CHP Helicopter Pilot dies in helicopter crash

January 20, 2018 - It is with a heavy heart that the CHP Valley Division Air Operations Unit reports the loss of retired California...

Death of Retired Nevada City Police Officer Michael Harrison

January 19, 2018 - We mourn the loss of retired Officer Michael Harrison who passed away on December 18, 2017. Officer Harrison served the...

100 million dead trees in the Sierra are a massive risk for unpredictable wildfires

January 19, 2018 - To drive through parts of the Sierra Nevada these days is to witness a morbid reminder of California’s extreme drought:...

Timing of spring birdsong provides climate insights

Jan. 19, 2018 - Climate change has scientists worried that birds' annual migration and reproduction will be thrown out of sync with the seasons....

Truckee Meadows Fire adds a new rescue boat to its fleet

Reno, Nevada. Jan. 19, 2018 - Truckee Meadows Fire has added a 17-foot shallow-water motorized aluminum rescue boat to its fleet for use on...

Free screening of ‘She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry’ on Jan. 30

January 19, 2018 - The Women's Rights focus group of Indivisible Women Nevada County (IWNC) is presenting a screening of the film, She's Beautiful...

YCWA General Manager Curt Aikens: Improving the Yuba River’s ecosystem

January 19, 2018 - Like many Sacramento Valley rivers, the Yuba was once amazingly productive. Hundreds of thousands of salmon and steelhead would trek...

Storm makes a quick exit, dry weekend ahead

January 19, 2018 - Showers and a few thunderstorms will taper off across the region by this evening. The active weather pattern will continue...

Portions of Hirschman’s Pond trail will be closed due to tree work

January 18, 2018 - Sierra Streams Institute and the City of Nevada City are partnering to implement a forest health and fuel reduction project...

Nevada County Consolidated Fire District moves into new admin office

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 18, 2018 - The Administration Office for the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District will be moving to our new location...

Scientists Explain Mechanisms Affecting Runoff Levels During Drought

January 18, 2018 - Scientists at UC Merced’s Sierra Nevada Research Institute (SNRI), UC Irvine, UC Davis and the USDA Forest Service have enumerated the...

The Evolving Nevada County Grand Jury

January 18, 2018 - Last month, we briefly introduced you to the members of the Nevada County Grand Jury. This month, we would like...

First storm to arrive by mid-afternoon, snow levels lowering to around 2500-3500 feet by...

January 18, 2018 - Active weather pattern continues with a colder storm system arriving today thru Friday. A similarly cold storm system is expected...

Winter Storms Expected to Impact Sierra Motorists

MARYSVILLE January 17, 2018 - Caltrans District 3 is alerting motorists to be prepared for winter driving conditions as a series of storms start...

Jeff Dunning wins prestigious 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Award

WASHINGTON, January 17, 2018 - The Wildfire Mitigation Awards committee has announced the 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Award winners. Established in 2014, the awards are...

Final selections for 5th annual Animal Film Festival in Grass Valey announced

Grass Valley, Calif., January 17, 2018 – The final selections of films for screening at CAPE’s 5th annual Animal Film Festival (AFF)(http://www.animalfilmfestival.org) were announced...

YCWA supports program to educate youth about fish, the watershed

MARYSVILLE, Calif. Jan. 17, 2018 - For nearly 25 years, Greg and Kathleen Payne have been teaching Yuba County elementary school students about the...