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Donation Day Alternatives

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A different way to celebrate Donation Day… KNCO’s  Paul Haas was downtown and at Grass Valley Charter School this morning. Click here to listen to Paul Haas

Quest Theaterworks Calendar to Benefit Hospice of the Foothills

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You may recall the Helen Mirren movie “Calendar Girls” wherein a club of “women of a certain age” decide to make a racy calendar to raise money for a local charity. Quest Theaterworks is one of the first companies in … Read more >

Smoke in Friar Tuck’s a Bit of Dejavu

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It was a case of Dejavu this morning when employees at the Nevada County Probation Department, which is located on the second floor above Friar Tuck’s restaurant reported smoke in the building. Nevada County Consolidated Deputy Fire Marshall Terry McMahan … Read more >

Nevada County Sheriffs Training in So. County Today

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Nevada County Sheriff’s units are doing a training exercise today, but some people driving by the activity at Lime Kiln and Duggans this morning thought it was the real thing. Sheriff Keith Royal explains. click here to listen to Sheriff … Read more >

Donation Day Parade Change

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The 131st Donation Day Parade will have a different look this year. Only the Fire Department and perhaps a few others will be marching this morning. According to NCCDF Deputy Fire Marshal Terry McMahan, the children will not be marching … Read more >

Grass Valley Kids Readying For Donation Day

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It’s a Grass Valley tradition that goes back 131 years. Tomorrow (Friday) is Donation Day, where school children throughout the area, and others, will parade through downtown, bringing canned food and other items to be donated to the needy. The … Read more >

Family Christmas Musical Program at First Baptist Church

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First Baptist Church on Ridge Road will be presenting a Very Merry Christmas musical program for the community to enjoy this weekend. The program is directed by Pastor Mark Nunn who first began producing Christmas musicals at his Church in … Read more >

Toys for Tots Grass Valley A Success

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A successful toy distribution in Grass Valley Thursday morning. The Marine Corp Reserves and Salvation Army Toys for Tots giveaway took place at the Grass Valley Veteran’s Building. One of the organizers for the Marine Corps Reserves, John Bynes, says … Read more >

Friends of Nevada County Military Scale Back for Now

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After 10 years of packing and shipping care packages to Nevada County troops deployed in combat zones, the Friends of Nevada County Military is preparing to put their operation into hibernation for a while. Co-founder of the group Fred Buhler … Read more >

Remains Found in Colfax Storage Unit

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The Placer County Sheriff’s Office looking for help with details of a disturbing story… the remains of two young bodies found in a Colfax storage unit. Public Information Officer Dena Erwin says the discovery was made at the end of … Read more >