Local News

Driver Arrested for DUI After Rolling over Parked Vehicles


A lot of people in downtown Nevada City last evening couldn’t believe what they were seeing as an intoxicated driver of a Cadillac Escalade climbed a new Audi then rear ended a brand new Volkswagon which rear ended a Mercedes. … Read more >

Nevada County Fair Board Selects New CEO


The Nevada County Fairgrounds Board of Directors announced this week the appointment of Rea Callender as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nevada County Fairgrounds, effective June 8, 2015. The Board of Directors retained Ralph Andersen and Associates … Read more >

Nevada Union Student Dies in Hiking Accident


A hiking trip in the Tahoe National Forest over the Memorial Day weekend has turned deadly for one local teen. 16-Year Old Jake Morales was ahead of the group when he disappeared. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says rescuers found … Read more >

Budweiser Clydesdales in Grass Valley


It caught some people by surprise while others had been waiting on the streets for a couple of hours when the eight Clydesdale horses pulling the Budweiser Beer Wagon appeared on the streets of Grass Valley Saturday afternoon. KNCO’s Paul … Read more >

CHP Maximum Enforcement Weekend


It’s Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional kickoff to the summer season, and as a result many people will be celebrating in a variety of ways. The California Highway Patrol is letting people know that hey will be out in full … Read more >

NID Outlines Plans for Getting Through Drought


Submitted to KNCO: GRASS VALLEY – In a community forum on Thursday (May 21), leaders of the Nevada Irrigation District outlined plans to ensure adequate supplies of water to district customers as the region endures a fourth year of drought. … Read more >

Memorial Day Activities


Memorial Day activities will start in Nevada City Pioneer Park Monday morning at 9am with a fly over, honor guard and a few words from the Veterans of Foreign Wars. people who would like to take a bicycle tour of … Read more >

Business SCAM Hits Nevada County


Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal has a warning for local businesses about a credit card scam that has hit at least on fencing supply business owner in the community. The people doing the scam say they’re from a company called … Read more >

Nevada City to Modernize Business Licenses


It may eventually be costing a little bit more to own and operate a business in Nevada City. To run a business in most places, you need a business license, and City Manager Mark Prestwich says Nevada City is going … Read more >

Local Fire Crews Get Training Opportunity


It may have looked like a real fire call, but Grass Valley and Nevada County Consolidated fire personnel were actually doing training yesterday on a commercial building that is scheduled for demolition. ┬áThe building being torn down is the old … Read more >