89 F
Nevada City,CA
Saturday, June 24 2017

Regional

California Passes Budget & Funding for NID Mercury Project

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. June 24, 2017 - Governor Brown has approved the 2017 – 2018 budget, and with it a Proposition 13 appropriation of...

Prescribed burn Saturday and possibly Sunday near Lincoln

LINCOLN, Calif. June 24, 2017 - Saturday June 24th, and Sunday June 25th, 2017, the CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit will be conducting a joint...

Highway 49 Paving Work Above Yuba River to Impact Traffic

MARYSVILLE June 23, 2017 - Caltrans is alerting motorists traveling on Highway 49 north of Nevada City that paving operations requiring one lane of...

Fireworks banned in Nevada City

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 23, 2017 - With the 4th of July holiday fast approaching, the Nevada City Fire Department would like to remind...

BLM Initiates Fire Restrictions for Public Lands Managed by the Mother Lode Field Office

June 23, 2017 - EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. - The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will initiate fire restrictions for public lands managed by...

A wee bit cooler next week – relief is in sight!

June 23, 2017 - Heat wave continues elsewhere with widespread highs over 100 degrees and warm nights today through Saturday. Isolated afternoon thunderstorms possible...

A Deadly Yuba: Unite to Save Lives – Friday, June 23 at 10 am...

June 22, 2017 - The South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL), Nevada County, State Parks and a host of additional government agencies and public...

Grass Valley Police saves another life

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. June 22, 2017 - Police Officers are often called upon in people’s most desperate moments. Tuesday afternoon a young man was...

Enter an Exhibit in the 2017 Nevada County Fair

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. June 22, 2017 - The Nevada County Fair’s Competition Handbook, which includes all the information you need to enter exhibits in...

Heat wave peaks today, goes on through the end of the week

June 22, 2017 - Extended heat wave with widespread highs over 100 degrees and warm nights through the end of the week. Isolated afternoon...

Go jump in a lake if you must – not the river

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 21, 2017 - School's out for summer and the heat is on - everybody is looking for relief from the...

Beale AFB drone crashed near Mt. Whitney

June 21, 2017 - A U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk crashed near Mount Whitney in the Eastern Sierra Nevada mountain range at approximately...

Air Quality Health Advisory for Western Nevada County for ozone June 21 through 25

June 21, 2017 - The Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District and the Nevada County Public Health Department are issuing a joint Air Quality...

Free Life Jackets and River Safety tips at the North San Juan Cherry Festival...

NORTH SAN JUAN, Calif. May 22, 2017 - As people are flocking to the river, North San Juan Fire wants to remind everyone the...

Updated: Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office is requesting help in locating missing teen – Returned...

June 21, 2017 at 4:51 PM UPDATE: Juvenile has returned and is safe with her parent Railroad Flat, Calif. June 21, 2017 - On 06/19/17...

Small variations in breeding pools make for big differences in Yosemite toad use

ALBANY, CA, June 20, 2017 - The Yosemite toad (Anaxyrus canorus) is a rare species found exclusively in California's Sierra Nevada. While its range...

PG&E Begins Daily Aerial Patrols to Spot and Speed Wildfire Response

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. June 21, 2017 - Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has begun daily aerial fire detection patrols across hundreds of miles...

CAL FIRE Suspends Burn Permits in Butte County

Butte County June 21, 2017 - After a wet winter, warming temperatures are quickly drying out the abundant annual grass crop. The increasing fire...

RSVP Volunteer Nevada County – Opportunities in June

June 21, 2017 - Whether you’re interested in using your current skills or learning a new one, RSVP has over a hundred volunteer opportunities...

Op-Ed | Richardt Stormsgaard: We Have a Problem

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 21, 2017 - Since the election of Obama in 2008 the country has undergone a remarkable right-ward turn. Anger over...