Local News

Women March in Nevada City

One year after over a million women marched around the country to have their voices heard, they did it again, including a rally and march in Nevada City. About 200 women and men marched down Broad Street, chanting “when women’s … Read more >

College Looking to Increase Full Time Enrollment

It’s being called a new vision or new philosophy for the Sierra College Nevada County Campus… Listen to Anita Bagwell 1 Supervisor of Student Services Anita Bagwell says what that means is more financial aid for students who take a … Read more >

The Week Ahead (January 22-28)

It’s a busy week locally, at least when it comes to government meetings. In addition to the Grass Valley and Nevada City councils and the Board of Supervisors, there are also a couple of community forums. Tomorrow, Secretary of State … Read more >

Closures On Hirschman Trail For Fuel Reduction Work

If you like to hike on Nevada City’s Hirschman Trail during the week, you might want to find some other place to go for the next 3 weeks. Starting Monday, large portions of the trail will be closed, between 8am … Read more >

Retired Nevada City Police Officer Dies

A retired Nevada City police officer has died. A news release says Michael Harrison served the Department for over 20 years. It says Harrison was well known for his love of the job and the people he served and that … Read more >

Nevada Co Consolidated Adm Office Move Underway

The long-awaited move of the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District to its new administrative office is underway. And, in order to do that, administrative services will not be available Monday and Tuesday, as personnel move out of the old office … Read more >

Jobless Rate Still Low But Job Market Sluggish

More routine, but still impressive, employment numbers for Nevada County. Our December jobless rate is 3.5%, the 12th lowest among the state’s 58 counties, although actually one-tenth of a point higher than November. It’s also the lowest December rate since … Read more >

Nevada City Approves Two Cannabis Businesses

The Nevada City Planning Commission has approved two medical cannabis businesses. The commission voted unanimously to allow The Searls Group to operate at 569 Searls Avenue, which is the same location as the already approved Elevation 2477 dispensary. The other … Read more >

Rossi Learning New Challenges in The Amazing Race

Locally grown superstar, Alexander Rossi, jumped to world fame status when he won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in 2016. But currently the champion race car driver is attacking a different kind of course- The 30th season of … Read more >

Legacy Presents Happy Birthday Janis, Again

If you are from the Woodstock-era generation, or even if you’re not, there’s a big rock and roll show this weekend at the Nevada Theater you’ll likely enjoy. It’s called ‘Happy Birthday Janis, Again’, and this is the fourth year … Read more >