Local News

NID Limits Sale of Irrigation Water


The Nevada Irrigation District has suspended sale of fall season irrigation water in order to preserve more water in storage as a cushion against continued drought. NID Operations Manager Chip Close says the summer irrigation season closed a little over … Read more >

Domestic Violence Arrest By Alert Officer


An alleged suspect involved in a domestic violence issue is in custody following several days of eluding police. According to Lt. Steve Johnson says the incident began back on October 13 when officers responded to a domestic violence call at … Read more >

Youth of Nevada County to Rally in GV Today


The sidewalks of Grass valley will be packed with teens and supporters of youth activities in Nevada County Thursday evening. NEO Co-Director Halli Ellis, says the event is to draw awareness for a much needed youth center in western Grass … Read more >

Ribbon Cut on Dorsey Drive Interchange


A celebration designed not just for Grass Valley, but for western Nevada County. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the Dorsey Drive Interchange this morning… Listen to ribbon cutting Grass Valley Senior Civil Engineer Trisha Tillotson–getting to do the honors … Read more >

Parent University This Weekend


A group of community members are putting together experts to present a “Parent University” series of workshops this Saturday to empower parents of middle and high school age students with information, skills and resources. Grass Valley Police Officer Zack Laferriere … Read more >

Community Asked to go Online and Vote for State Farm Grant


Nevada Union High School has the opportunity to win up to $100 thousand dollars through a grant made available from State Farm Insurance. Click here to listen to Mike Bratton The web site is Celebrate My Drive dot com . … Read more >

The Story of Wolf Creek


The Wolf Creek Community Alliance is pleased to present a sneak preview screening of the new documentary “A Creek Runs Through It”, telling the ongoing story of the Wolf Creek Parkway. Click here to listen to Jonathan Keehn Jonathan Keehn … Read more >

John Doe Identified and Charged


A male subject who gave numerous false names to law enforcement ended up going to jail first as a John Doe… and eventually identified as Tyler Smith. Grass Valley Police Lt. Steve Johnson tells KNCO that calls of a man … Read more >

Partial Solar Eclipse Viewable in Nevada County


You might notice it getting a little darker during the middle of the day tomorrow (Thursday). That’s because there will be a partial solar eclipse… Listen to Don Machholz 1 Local astronomer Don Machholz says it will begin at 1:52pm, … Read more >

Dorsey Drive Ribbon Cutting Set


You won’t be able to drive on it just yet, but Grass Valley is celebrating the grand opening of the Dorsey Drive Interchange. Mayor Dan Miller says there will be a brief grand opening ceremony at 10 o’clock tomorrow morning … Read more >