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Intimidation and Violence Leads to Arrests in Separate Incidents


A teenage girl and a woman were victims of assault in two separate incidents led to arrests on Thursday. In the first incident Nevada County Sheriff Captain Jeff Pettitt says that a 15 year girl was allegedly beaten by 41 … Read more >

Driver Arrested With Honey Oil and Pot


Erratic driving led to the arrest of a male driver for possession of both processed marijuana and concentrated cannabis Thursday night. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says the driver on a Volkswagen Passat was heading east on Highway 20/49 near Idaho … Read more >

NID Begins Planning for a New Reservoir


NID Begins Planning for a New Reservoir August 22, 2014 The Big Picture NID Begins Planning for a New Reservoir By Rem Scherzinger General Manager Nevada Irrigation District Your NID Board of Directors on Wednesday (Aug. 13) took a historic … Read more >

Bear River AG Programs Survive Budget Cuts This Year


Bear River High School Agriculture teacher Tim Reed says there are a lot of changes to the program this year, for one they have added a new staff member after another teacher moved on. Click here to listen to Tim … Read more >

Nevada City Suspect Caught with Goods in Grass Valley


A suspect in a burglary in Nevada City was caught with the stolen item in Grass Valley several hours after the theft was reported. Nevada City Police Officer Chad Ellis say that the victim new who the thief that had … Read more >

Large Blade Leads to Arrest


A male subject standing on the side of the road near Peterson Corner ended up going to jail for possession of drugs and a weapon. The male, 21 year old Brandon Dall, caught the eye of a Nevada County Sheriff … Read more >

Operation Gratitude through Sierra College and Wells Fargo


Sierra College and Wells Fargo partnering tomorrow to send thousands of car packages to US troops stationed overseas. The college and bank are partnering with Operation Gratitude which is already sending Care Kits to the soldiers. Wells Fargo VP of … Read more >

Nevada County Consolidated Names Chief


A surprising turn of events when it comes to the idea of sharing a fire chief with three different agencies. Officials from the Grass Valley and Nevada City Fire Departments, and the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District met last week … Read more >

2-1-1 Nevada County Goes Full Time


If you dial 2-1-1 in Nevada County, you can now talk to a live person and get referrals for services available, 24 hours a day. The agency held an open house to show off their expanded call center this afternoon … Read more >

Combie Road Accident


A single car into a power pole at Combie Rd and Armstrong Rd knocked out power to about 3200 customers just after 2:30 Thursday afternoon. CHP Officer Greg Tassone tells KNCO the accident caused by a distracted driver. Click here … Read more >