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Bluebird Nesting Boxes Now Available


With a lot of habitat degradation in recent years, the Nevada County Resource Conservation District says one of our most beloved and useful birds is rapidly disappearing. Bluebird nesting boxes have just arrived at their office on Presley Way in … Read more >

NID Launches Centennial Reservoir Website


A website on the Centennial Reservoir Project has been launched by the Nevada Irrigation District. Senior engineer Doug Roderick says it’s the most convenient way, both for the district and customers, to find the latest information… click to listen to … Read more >

OHV Program Open House In Nevada City


Just ahead of the resumption of their off-highway vehicle program in the spring, Tahoe National Forest officials are preparing their annual grant application. And they also hold an informal Open House at their Nevada City headquarters to get input on … Read more >

Grass Valley Likely to Pass Total Pot Ban Tonight


The Grass Valley City Council is expected to formally approve a medical marijuana ordinance that bans all grows, indoor and outdoor. The Council will hear the first reading of that ordinance at their meeting tonight. City Community Development Director Tom … Read more >

Training Room Upgraded Nevada Co Consolidated


Thanks to the generosity of a local resident, the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District has been able to complete long-sought technological improvements to its training room. Battalion Chief Josh Sunde says their audio-visual equipment hadn’t been updated in about 20 … Read more >

County Supervisors Clarify Outdoor Marijuana Ban Ballot Question


Nevada County Supervisors tomorrow will consider some changes to the ballot language on a measure calling for a total ban on outdoor marijuana grows. Nevada County Counsel Allison Barratt-Green says the clarification is to clear up some misunderstandings the public … Read more >

Bear River Hosts Town Hall Meeting Tonight


Parents, teachers, students, staff, and anyone in the South County that is interested in what’s going on at Bear River High School is invited to a town hall meeting tonight… Listen to Amy Besler 1 Principal Amy Besler says state … Read more >

City Begins Processing Dorsey Drive Marketplace Application


The City of Grass valley has received a revised application packet for the Dorsey Marketplace Project which calls for 181-thousand 900 square feet designated for retail including  a super market and up to three larger retail spaces , as well … Read more >

Testimony Underway in Nevada County Murder Trial


A jury has been seated, and testimony is underway in a Nevada County murder trial. Scott Hollingshead and Christopher Nix, who are brothers, are being tried together in the beating and shooting death of Brian Spaulding in April of 2014. … Read more >

7th Annual Jim Rogers Memorial Ride This Saturday


The seventh annual Jim Rogers Memorial Ride is set for 11 a.m. this Saturday, Feb. 6, rain or shine. In 2010, Jim Rogers, a beloved local bicycle enthusiast was tragically killed by a distracted driver while riding his bike on … Read more >