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NevCo Man Linked To Dogs Abused Arrested

A Nevada County man has been arrested in connection with the alleged neglect and abuse of dogs entrusted in his care at his business in Auburn. The Placer County Sheriff’s Department says Auburn K9 claims to be a boarding and … Read more >

Massive Side Show Broken Up In Sutter County

Massive “side shows” with street drag racing continue to challenge regional law enforcement. But the Sutter County Sheriff’s Department is reporting its first successful interception of one, with the help of the California Highway Patrol. Undersheriff Scott Smallwood says they … Read more >

COVID Booster For Young Children Authorized

Nevada County’s Public Health Officer is among numerous medical officials and organizations supporting the use of the Pfizer COVID booster vaccine for younger children. Doctor Sherilynn Cooke says it’s for five to 11-year-olds who’ve completed their primary Pfizer series at … Read more >

Major Injuries In Solo Dirt Bike Accident

Off-Highway-Vehicle solo crashes have been on the rise, as the weather warms up, according to the Grass Valley office of the California Highway Patrol. And on the last day of the statewide Safety Awareness Week, there was one that involved … Read more >

Burn Permits Suspended By CAL FIRE

With another unusually early start to the wildfire season, due to a mostly dry winter and spring, outdoor residential burn permits are now suspended for Nevada, Yuba, Sierra and Placer counties, starting May 23rd. That’s just one day sooner than … Read more >

Jobless Rate Drops Some More Here

Nevada County’s unemployment rate continues a steady drop. Luis Allejo, with the state’s Employment Development Department, says for the third straight month it showed a half-percent decline. For April, it’s at 2-point-9 percent. He says that’s the first time the … Read more >

More Snowstorm Debris Removal Funding

Nevada County is among several counties in the region getting more state funding for removing debris and hazardous trees near major highway corridors from the late December snowstorm. That’s for highways 20, 49, 80, 174, and 193, also including Sierra, … Read more >

Three Federal Community Project Grants For NevCo

On a windy wildfire danger day on Friday, and in front of Cal Fire’s Nevada City station, Nevada County’s congressman announced that he’d secured three federal funding grants toward helping deal with such emergencies. Doug LaMalfa said there’s four-point-eight million … Read more >

Living With COVID and Celebrating Emergency Services

As the COVID numbers continue to go back up, but without the severe illness and death of prior surges, the public is going to learn to live with the virus as it mutates itself to less destructive, but possibly more … Read more >

Grand Jury Recruitments Underway

A new Nevada County Grand Jury is normally seated at the beginning of the new fiscal year, on July first. And the recruitment process is underway. Kathleen Williams has been the foreperson the last two years. She says membership was … Read more >

ABC News: Top Stories

Iranian media say the death toll from the collapse of a commercial building still under construction in southwestern Iran has reached 11, after more bodies were retrieved from the rubble in the city of Abadan
Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:16 pm
Thousands of mourners have poured into the streets of Tehran to pay their respects to a senior Revolutionary Guard member fatally shot by two gunmen on a motorcycle earlier this week
Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:05 pm
Despite new cases of monkeypox in the U.S., the CDC said there's no need for a mass vaccination campaign for the public.
Posted: May 24, 2022, 10:50 am
Across Britain, food banks and community food hubs that helped struggling families, older people and the homeless during the pandemic are now seeing soaring demand
Posted: May 24, 2022, 9:50 am
Across Britain, food banks and community food hubs that helped struggling families, older people and the homeless during the pandemic are now seeing soaring demand
Posted: May 24, 2022, 9:50 am
China and Australia may be ready to thaw their diplomatic relations, which have been sitting in the deepfreeze for years
Posted: May 24, 2022, 9:25 am
Sweden is recommending a fifth COVID-19 vaccine dose for people with an increased risk of serious illness, including pregnant women and anyone aged 65 and over
Posted: May 24, 2022, 9:23 am
Former Hong Kong Catholic leader Cardinal Joseph Zen and five others have denied charges for allegedly failing to register a relief fund aimed at financially assisting protesters who faced legal costs during the 2019 anti-government protests
Posted: May 24, 2022, 8:27 am
The Republican-dominated Indiana Legislature is poised on Tuesday to override the GOP governor’s veto of a bill banning transgender students from competing in girls sports
Posted: May 24, 2022, 4:37 am
The Republican-dominated Indiana Legislature is poised on Tuesday to override the GOP governor’s veto of a bill banning transgender students from competing in girls sports
Posted: May 24, 2022, 4:37 am