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Friendship Club Receives Community Initiative Award of $15K

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Support for a group that supports school age girls in Nevada County. Using Community Initiative Fund (CIF) dollars, Nevada County and the Adult and Family Services Commission (AFSC), has awarded a 15,000 grant to The Friendship Club. Club Director Jennifer … Read more >

Property Values Up in County

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Property tax values are on the rise in Nevada County. Nevada County Assessor Sue Horne reports the 2014/15 FY net taxable values for Nevada County saw a 5.11% positive growth over last year’s assessment roll. Click here to listen to … Read more >

Placer County Arrest Security Guard for Child Porn

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The Placer County Sheriff’s Office arrested a private security guard for possession of child pornography Thursday night. placer County Public Information Officer Dena Erwin says that the case came to the attention of Placer County sheriff’s detectives Thursday. Click here … Read more >

Thursday Night Market Draws a Crowd

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Downtown Grass Valley has once again come to life on Thursday nights. After a one year experiment where the focus was more on a farmer’s market atmosphere, Downtown Association Executive Director Julia Jordan tells KNCO that a decision was made … Read more >

71 Year Old Charged With Assault

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A 71 year old North San Juan woman has been arrested for assault with a deadly weapon. On Tuesday, the woman’s dogs escaped from her property and she was going to her neighbors house looking for them. Nevada County Sheriff … Read more >

Hospitality House Not A Magnet for Vagrants

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A recent Nevada County Grand Jury Report looks at the increase of vagrants panhandlers and transients in Nevada County who are causing additional expense to local law enforcement and other city and county agencies, as well as negatively impacting local … Read more >

Caribbean Castaways Party to Raise Funds for Realtors Charitable Foundation

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The Nevada County Association of Realtors Charitable Foundation is putting on a fundraiser this Saturday July 12th. Board member Di Helms says the party has a Caribbean Castaways theme and will be pool side at the Rincon Del Rio River … Read more >

Relay for Life New Date and Location

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A twenty-four hour running and walking event to support cancer research that usually takes place in the late spring has been rescheduled to take place in July. Organizers for the annual Relay for Life are also trying a new location … Read more >

Fire Camp A Fun Learning Experience

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Concerns were raised when citizens in Grass Valley first heard and then saw the red and white fire fighting helicopter from Sac Metro Fire Agency swing low over the city and then land somewhere near Sierra College. However concerns were … Read more >

Intruder Alert in Grass Valley

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Grass Valley Police are looking for your help in capturing a burglary suspect. Police Lieutenant Alex Gammelgard says a person walked into a residence through an unlocked door, early this morning (Thursday). Click here to listen to Lt. Alex Gammelgard … Read more >