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Seatbelts Save Lives in You Bet Road Collision


An injury accident late Wednesday night could have been worse if the occupants were not wearing their seatbelts. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says the collision occurred just before 11:00 PM on you Bet Road. The conditions were dark and wet … Read more >

Nevada County Public Health Department Community Health Assessment


Submitted by: Nevada County Public Health Your voice is needed! Nevada County Public Health Department is leading a collaborative process to develop a comprehensive health assessment of the community, its health challenges and its resources. The intent is to have … Read more >

P G and E Offers Inspections and Pilot Lighting Service


With days getting shorter and temperatures dropping lower and lower, P G and E is offering a couple of services that are helpful for customers. Click here to listen to Brandi Ehlers Spokesperson Brandi Ehlers says it is important for … Read more >

BriarPatch Celebrates 100,000 Bags Reused


A big milestone reached in a relatively short amount of time at the Briar Patch Coop Market. According to Marketing Manager Stephanie Mandel, the store has been tracking bag use by shoppers. Click here to listen to Stephanie Mandel BriarPatch … Read more >

High Speed Redundant Lines Key to Communication


The ultimate goal for a communication network is affordable high speed lines with redundant access if something goes wrong. Unfortunately, until recently that type of a network did not exist in Western Nevada County. County Chief Information Officer Steve Monaghan … Read more >

Bowenwork Fundraiser for Animal Save


Healing Touch Bowen  is holding a fundraiser for Animal Save  this Saturday,. Bowen practicioner Larry Hierman explains   Bowen  is a type of bodywork that is soft touch and it’s great for relaxing the body, stopping pain and enhancing healing . click … Read more >

NCHS Speaker Night “The Sage of Smartsville”


The Nevada County Historical Society’s Speaker Night presentation this evening  features Kathleen Smith, who is a descendant of two Grass Valley gold rush families as well as ancestors who settled in Smartsville and Timbuctoo . She will be speaking about … Read more >

Large Drug Bust on Kentucky Flat Road


A large amount of people and drugs busted at a Kentucky Flat Road property Wednesday afternoon. According to Sheriff Keith Royal, members of the Nevada County Narcotics Task Force attempted to arrest a woman that had an active warrant for … Read more >

Consolidated to Finalize Chief Contract Tonight


The Nevada County Consolidated Fire District will make it official tonight, and approve the contract of Jim Turner as their new fire chief. Turner was appointed to the position in August, but his contract had to be worked out, along … Read more >

Dine and Fundraise at Smiley Guys Tonight


It’s another fundraiser when you can out to dinner and help a non-profit at the same time. ‘Smiley Guys Smokehouse’ and owner Jesse Cohen helping out the United Way tonight… Listen to Jesse Cohen 1 Cohen says that includes dine … Read more >