Monday, January 21 2019

Regional

A week of dry weather ahead

January 21, 2019 - Showers taper off across the region early today with a few expected to linger into this evening across the higher...

Preparing for Wildfire Season in Nevada County – Week 7: Burn piles

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 21, 2019 – Burn piles are a popular and cost-effective way of disposing of brush and tree limbs. Alternatives like...

February CalFresh Benefits will be Issued Early due to Federal Government Shutdown

January 21, 2019 - The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) announced on January 14th that CalFresh nutrition assistance benefits for the month of...

Special Election for District 1 State Senate

January 21, 2019 - On January 15th, Governor Newsom announced that there will be a special election for the State Senate District 1 seat that was...

“Love Walk 2: A Festival” celebrates community on MLK Day

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. January 20, 2019 - Love Walk 2: A Festival includes a walk from Grass Valley’s Mill Street to the Elks Lodge,...

Caltrans Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 20, 2019 – January 26, 2019

January 20, 2019 - Sierra Roadwork Schedule Sunday through Saturday, January 20, 2019 - January 26, 2019. LONG-TERM PROJECTS Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Long Ravine...

Light precipitation today, hazardous mountain travel Sunday

January 19, 2019 - Light precipitation for areas north of interstate 80 through Tonight. Widespread precipitation returns Sunday, with hazardous mountain driving conditions. Drier...

How to Watch the Only Total Lunar Eclipse of 2019 this Sunday night, Plus...

January 18, 2019 - Looking up at the Moon can create a sense of awe at any time, but those who do so on...

Sierra Watch to Screen The Movie to Keep Squaw True at Wild and Scenic...

Nevada City, Calif. January 18, 2019 - The 17th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival will feature movies from all over the world –...

Minor winter storm on Sunday, extended period of dry weather ahead

January 18, 2019 - Light showers over the Sierra this morning then light rain and mountain snow today and Saturday mainly north of interstate...

New Year, New Tahoe Living With Fire Website

January 17, 2019 - Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD) and University of Nevada Cooperative Extension collaboratively redesigned and updated the Tahoe Living With...

Snow in the high country, showers and breezy winds elsewhere – flooding continues

January 17, 2019 - Showers, thunderstorms, heavy mountain snow and breezy conditions today. Precipitation chances continue through the weekend, then a pattern change to...

Extreme Weather Shelter for Homeless Citizens Planned to Open Friday, Jan. 18th at noon

January 16, 2019 - The National Weather Service is predicting heavy RAINS and winds in the foothills tonight, January 16th, and tomorrow, January 17th. In...

NID customers used 12% less water in 2018 than in 2013

January 16, 2019 - Entering 2019, Nevada Irrigation District (NID) customers can feel good about their voluntary efforts to reduce water usage. Overall, customers...

Higgins Fire District Strategic Planning Committee applications open now

LOP/South Nevada County Area, January 16, 2019 - Are you concerned about the future of the Higgins Fire District? Would you like your voice...

Sandbag locations and winter storm tips

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 16, 2019 - Blizzard conditions over the summit, heavy rain and wind gusts of up to 60 mph forecast for...

Major mountain travel impacts, strong winds, and localized flooding due to heavy rains starting...

January 15, 2019 - Wet and windy weather is expected across the region through Thursday with periods of heavy snowfall in the mountains. A...

Women’s March, Nevada City CA Returns for a 3rd Year on Jan. 19

Nevada City, Calif. January 15, 2019 - The Women's Wave continues in the birthplace of the 19th Amendment and Wild & Scenic Film Festival, the largest...

California State Parks Seeks Public Input to Identify Improvements to the Whitewater Program on...

COLOMA, Calif. January 15, 2019 - California State Parks today announced it is seeking public input on the future of the Whitewater Program on...

Animal Film Festival partners with The Tarshis Foundation awarding $12,000 to winning filmmakers

Grass Valley, Calif. January 15, 2019 -  The 6th Animal Film Festival (AFF) in partnership with The Tarshis Foundation will award a total of $12,000...