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Candidates Address Dorsey Developement


The first question out of the box during the League of Women Voters Forum for Grass Valley City Council Candidates addressed development around the Dorsey Interchange. The four candidates for two Grass Valley City Council seats had various ideas how … Read more >

Council Candidates Answer Questions at Forum


The first of five forums focused on the November election hosted by the League of Women Voters took place Thursday evening. The four candidates for two Grass Valley City Council seats answered questions from the community and from the media … Read more >

Dog Bar Fire Fully Contained


It’s been almost a week, but the Dog Bar Fire near Alta Sierra is 100 percent contained now. The fire broke out Saturday afternoon, and destroyed six structures, incling two homes. Over a hundred homes were affected and evacuations were … Read more >

Air Quality Advisory Still In Effect


The Northern Sierra Air Quality District has issued a health Advisory for Nevada, Plumas and Sierra Counties for smoke coming from the King Fire burning in El Dorado and Placer Counties. Smoke is primarily fine particulate matter which can be … Read more >

NID Suspends Fall Water Sales- Limits Winter Sales


Faced with an order from the State Water Resources Control Board, the Nevada Irrigation District announced Friday (Sept. 19) that it is suspending sales of fall irrigation water. Click here to listen to Operations Manager Chip Close NID Water Operations … Read more >

Nevada County Man Who Shot Federal, State Officers Charged With Federal Crimes


SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Sacramento Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced that a three count federal criminal complaint was filed today against Brent Douglas Cole, age 61, resident of Nevada County. The charges relate to Cole’s shooting of … Read more >

United Way of Nevada County funds $92,400.00


United Way of Nevada County has completed its annual allocation process of Community Impact funds. To be a partner with United Way of Nevada County, an organization must comply with an established set of Criteria and Responsibilities. To receive a … Read more >

Democrats Open House


Submitted to KNCO: The public is invited to an Open House hosted by the Nevada County Democrats from 4:00 to 6:00pm on Wednesday, September 24th. It will be an ice cream social to allow the public to visit the new … Read more >

Ringleader Pleads Out in Home Invasion Trial


The ringleader in a brutal home invasion assault and robbery last December has accepted a plea to residential burglary. Elliott Roberts was in court today. Assistant District Attorney Anna Ferguson explains the plea. Click here to listen to Assistant DA … Read more >

GV City Council Candidates at LWV Forum Tonight


A chance for the public to hear from the candidates for the Grass Valley City Council this evening. The League of Women Voters Election Forums kicks off at the Grass Valley City Council Chambers at 7:00 PM. League President Dottie … Read more >