Friday, November 16 2018

Regional

Red Flag Warning Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon

November 16, 2018 - Another round of dry gusty northeast to east winds will develop over portions of the western slopes of the northern...

Cleaning Up Wildfire Ash Safely: CDPH Recommends Ways to Avoid Potential Health Hazards

SACRAMENTO, Nov. 15, 2018 - California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director and State Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith today advised residents of...

All 4 suspects in custody in second robbery of T-Mobile store in Grass Valley

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. November 16, 2018 - On Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:47 pm  Grass Valley Police Officers were dispatched to the T-Mobile...

Public input workshops planned for NID’s Raw Water Master Plan update process

November 16, 2018 - The public process to plan for the next 50 years of our community’s water is gearing up with the first...

Fire Weather Watch from Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon

November 16, 2018 - Dry with a little above normal daytime temperatures through early next week except near or cooler than normal in areas...

Nevada Country Christmas Faire November 23, 24 and 25

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. November 15, 2018 - The 34th annual Country Christmas Faire is happening at the beautiful Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley...

Catastrophic wildfires and climate change lead to growing acceptance of ‘pyrosilviculture’

Nov. 15, 2018 - For millennia, fires periodically burned through California forests, thinning trees, reducing shrubbery and clearing out downed branches and debris. Without...

Nevada County Strike Team on the Camp Fire – a report from Division QQ

BERRY CREEK, Calif. November 15, 2018 - A strike team from Nevada County has been assigned to the Camp Fire in Butte County for...

Health Officer Statement on Air Quality and Use of N95 Respirators/Masks

November 15, 2018 - In collaboration with the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District (NSAQMD) a series of Air Quality Advisories have notified the...

Local Assistance Center Opening on Friday for Residents Impacted by the Camp Fire

Chico, CA November 15, 2018 - A Local Assistance Center (LAC) is a place for residents to connect with the resources needed to recover...

Norovirus/Gastrointestinal Illness in Butte County Shelters

Oroville, Calif.November 15, 2018 - The Butte County Public Health Department has been using public health measures to stop a gastrointestinal illness (GI) outbreak...

“The Carols of Cornwall” performance at the Madelyn Helling Library on Dec. 6

NEVADA CITY, Calif. November 15, 2018 - Please join us on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 3 pm in the Gene Albaugh...

Smoke will continue to hamper visibility, breathing

November 15, 2018 - Dry with above normal temperatures through early next week except in areas...

Insurance Commissioner issues emergency declaration to help fire survivors across the state

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Dec. 14, 2018 - In the wake of the deadliest and most ...

CPUC Provides Wildfire-Impacted Customers with Information on Automatic Protections

SAN FRANCISCO, November 14, 2018 - The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) would like to...

NID takes steps toward purchase of PG&E’s Deer Creek Powerhouse assets, Chalk Bluff Canal...

November 14, 2018 - Nevada Irrigation District (NID) is moving forward with a sale agreement to purchase a Pacific Gas and Electric...

District Attorney will not seek death penalty for the killing of Stan Norman

Nevada City, Calif. November 14, 2018 - Cliff Newell, Nevada County District Attorney, announced today that his office has decided not to...

NID will provide mutual aid to support Paradise Irrigation District during the Camp Fire...

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. November 14, 2018 - Nevada Irrigation District (NID) will provide mutual aid support to Paradise Irrigation District (PID) during...

Golden Era Lounge benefit to support Wildland Firefighter Foundation on Nov. 19

NEVADA CITY, CA November 14, 2018 - As fires spread across the state we take notice of...

SYRCL sends Notice to NID for violations of the Brown Act

Nevada City, CA November 14, 2018 - After the Nevada Irrigation District’s (NID) Special Board Meeting October 9, 2018, the South Yuba...