Local News

Sinkhole Ready for Next Storms

It takes a lot of plastic to cover a hillside with a massive sinkhole, but Grass Valley Public Works Director Tim Kiser says the area of that sinkhole off of Freeman Lane in Grass Valley is ready for this next … Read more >

Campaign Continues For Smoke Free Apartments

More indoor smoking bans at apartment complexes in Nevada County is a major goal of the Health Department this year. They’re kicking off a “Healthy Housing For Healthy Living For 2017” campaign. Education Coordinator Shannon Glaz says since their last … Read more >

County, City Approve States of Emergency

Both the Nevada County Board of Supervisors and the Grass Valley City Council have officially approved a State of Emergency following last week’s storms. The emergency declaration makes the area eligible for state and/or federal funding to aid in cleanup … Read more >

More Rain and Snow Headed Our Way

Not one, not two, but three storms are on their way to northern California and the foothills, locally that will mean rain and wind, and then some snow. The first storm system is arriving now, and KNCO meteorologist Dan Holiday … Read more >

Grass Valley Sinkhole-last 6 days

The Holdrege and Kull Engineering Drone captures video of the Sinkhole at Liberty Motors in Grass Valley from January 11 through the 16th.   click below link to watch video.

Grass Valley Sinkhole Video

Thanks to Engineering Firm Holdrege and Kull for making this sinkhole video available.  The sink hole has grown to 7 stories deep. Through an amazing feat crews were able to get a huge plastic tarp over the sinkhole to stabilize … Read more >

Nevada City Working on Adding More Parking

If you’ve just visited the Wild and Scenic Film Festival, or if you just frequent the downtown Nevada City area, you know that finding a place to park is difficult. Now Nevada City officials are trying to change that, and … Read more >

Flu Season Picking Up

Flu cases are rapidly rising in Nevada County. But County Health Officer, Doctor Ken Cutler, says that’s not unusual for this time of year… click to listen to Dr Cutler Cutler says a year ago the spike in cases wasn’t … Read more >

Home Invasion Suspects Looking For Marijuana

Three men suspected in one home invasion robbery, as well as an attempted one, in Nevada County last weekend, are still being sought. Sheriff Keith Royal says the first incident happened early Friday morning at a home on Black Forest … Read more >

County Roads Open Despite Major Storm Damage

More winter weather is on the way, but the damage from the storm last week is still being tallied up. Nevada County Deputy Public Works Director Joshua Pack says the county hasn’t seen anything like this in maybe 20 years… … Read more >