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Motorcycle Pursuit Southwest of Grass Valley Wednesday Afternoon


A short motorcycle pursuit outside of Grass Valley and Penn Valley Wednesday afternoon. According to Capt Jeff Pettitt a Nevada County Sheriff deputy spotted a motorcycle being ridden on Indian Springs Rd near McCourtney Road Wednesday afternoon. As the deputy … Read more >

Vehicle vs Pole Knocks out Power Just Off Dog Bar


A vehicle versus pole accident on River Ranch Rd near Dog Bar Rd Wednesday morning. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says calls started coming in around 8:15 AM. Click here to listen to Officer Greg Tassone The driver of the Prius … Read more >

204 Pounds of Marijuana Located in U-Haul


What started as a routine traffic stop for suspected DUI turned into one of the larger marijuana busts in the county. The incident began when a CHP officer spotted a U-Haul driving westbound on Highway 20 near Pleasant Valley Road … Read more >

Update- Structure Fire on Wolf Dr


A residential fire on Wolf Drive near Highway 49.  Calfire Captain Brian Carter says calls started coming around 2:30 PM. Click here to listen to Captain Brian Carter Carter says that multiple units and agencies responded. Click here to listen … Read more >

Public Health Survey Online or Paper-based


The Nevada County Public Health Department is seeking pubic input through a Community Health Assessment. County residents have the option to take a paper-based survey or an online version. Interim Public Health Director, Jill Blake, says the survey will provide … Read more >

Reminder to Practice Thanksgiving Fire Safety


Just a reminder if you are cooking at home this Thanksgiving, to be aware of possible fire danger… Listen to Daniel Berlant 1 Daniel Berlant with CalFire says the most common Thanksgiving fires come from frying a turkey… Listen to … Read more >

Old Town Cafe Hosts Free Thanksgiving Dinner


It’s something that has become a Thanksgiving tradition in Grass Valley. The Old Town Cafe on Mill Street hosts a complete Thanksgiving dinner, for free… Listen to Robin Buckman 1 Owner Robin Buckman says it doesn’t matter who you are, … Read more >

Bigelsen Outraged With Charges


Dr. Harvey Bigelsen is outraged with the charges filed against him alleging he is practicing medicine without certification, calling himself a doctor, and manufacturing or altering medications. Click here to listen to Dr. Harvey Bigelsen On top of that he … Read more >

Murder Hearing Set for January


The next hearing date for two defendants in a murder case is set for late January. Scott Hollingshead and Christopher Nix charged with the brutal murder of Brian Spaulding in front of his Banner Mountain residence in April were both … Read more >

Motion to Suppress Denied in Bigelsen Case


The motion to suppress evidence collected against Dr. Harvey Bigelsen was denied and trial date set for January. Bigelsen accused of practicing medicine without a certification, mis-using the title Doctor, and manufacturing or altering medications will go to trial in … Read more >