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Testimony Underway in Nevada County Murder Trial

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A jury has been seated, and testimony is underway in a Nevada County murder trial. Scott Hollingshead and Christopher Nix, who are brothers, are being tried together in the beating and shooting death of Brian Spaulding in April of 2014. … Read more >

7th Annual Jim Rogers Memorial Ride This Saturday

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The seventh annual Jim Rogers Memorial Ride is set for 11 a.m. this Saturday, Feb. 6, rain or shine. In 2010, Jim Rogers, a beloved local bicycle enthusiast was tragically killed by a distracted driver while riding his bike on … Read more >

Women of Worth Awarded “Pay It Forward” Check

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A check for $1,144.39  was presented to Women of worth yesterday by a representative of Pay it Forward Processing. Businesses that sign up with Pay it Forward for their credit card transactions designate a portion of their processing fee to … Read more >

Motorcyclist Hits Retaining Wall

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Wednesday afternoon, a motorcyclist was injured in a solo crash on Red Dog Road. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says 26-year-old Troy Thomas, of Anderson, failed to negotiate a curve, near Buckeye Road… click to listen to Officer Tassone Tassone describes … Read more >

Speeding and Suspected DUI In Solo Freeway Crash

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A solo vehicle accident with significant injuries in Nevada County Wednesday night. It was attributed to the driver being drunk and going well over the speed limit. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says 34-year-old Jason Schuller of Grass Valley was driving … Read more >

Talk on Snowshoeing at Nordic Ski Club This Evening

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The Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Club has invited Cathy Anderson Meyers to be the guest speaker at their meeting tonight.   click to listen to Cathy Anderson Meyers She will talk first about gear, clothing, and staying warm.  Then she … Read more >

Indoor Marijuana Grows Uncovered in South County

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The Nevada County Narcotics task force has dismantled two large indoor marijuana grows that were located in commercial warehouses on Streeter Road in the South County. Lt. Bill Smethers says the investigation has been underway for the past month, and … Read more >

CalFire Still Busy, Even During Non-Fire Season

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In the midst of all this rain, and a little snow, you may not be thinking abut fire season, but CalFire is. Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit Chief George Morris says training goes on all year round… Listen to George Morris 1 Last … Read more >

Brown Signs A-B 21, Marijuana Deadline Lifted

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Cities and counties no longer have to have a medical marijuana ordinance in place by March first to avoid being subject to state regulations. Governor Brown has signed A-B 21 which removes the deadline, and instead exempts cities and counties … Read more >

Nevada County Gets C Grade For Tobacco Control

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Nevada County has once again received a wide range of grades for tobacco control in this year’s report from the American Lung Association. The County gets a “C” for smokefree outdoor air policies passed by Grass Valley and Nevada City, … Read more >