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Colfax 31 Bear River 14

The Colfax Falcons got a much needed Pioneer Valley League win Friday night as they defeated the Bruins at Bear River 31-14.  The Falcons came out and scored on their first two possessions to take a 14-0 lead, but then … Read more >

Sierra Theaters to Donate Part of Weekend Proceeds

If you go to the movies this weekend, you’ll be helping fire victims while you’re enjoying the show… Listen to Azriel LaMarca 1 Azriel LaMarca is one of the vice presidents at Sierra Theaters. She says the donation will be … Read more >

Community Disaster Response Fund Formed

Grass Valley Police Chaplains and local community leaders have partnered together to organize a Community Disaster Response Fund to help those in Nevada County devastated by the local wildfires. Grass Valley Police Chaplain Sam Barger says so many people have … Read more >

Acoustic Guitarist Performs Benefit Tonight

An internationally-known acoustic guitarist will be performing in Grass Valley this evening as a benefit for a good cause. Peppino D’Agostino will be at the Foothill Events Center on Idaho Maryland Road… Listen to Peppino D’Agostino 1 D’ Agostino is … Read more >

Fireworks Burn Victim Arrested

A Peardale man who was badly injured from an ordnance explosion at his home, about 2 months ago, has now been arrested. Nevada County D-A Cliff Newell says 57-year-old Russell Hawkins was recently released from the hospital and is charged … Read more >

Bridgeport Fall Festival This Weekend

Great weather is expected for Sunday’s Bridgeport Fall Festival at South Yuba River State Park. And event publicist John Field says this year’s special attraction is the return of the “Ghosts of Bridgeport”, which he says was greatly missed last … Read more >

Optimism After NID Spillway Meeting

There was a large turnout for Wednesday Night’s Scotts Flat Dam Spillway public workshop. The meeting was scheduled, in response to complaints about NID closing the spillway in August, due to growing illegal activity. NID Deputy General Manager Greg Jones … Read more >

Grass Valley Man Arrested After Gunman Scare

The Placer County Sheriff’s Department told residents in the North Auburn area to stay indoors, Wednesday afternoon, while the search continued for a possible armed suspect who was arrested later that day. And the suspect had a felony warrant out … Read more >

Grass Valley Woman Killed in Cascade Fire

A Grass Valley woman is one of the four people killed in the Cascade Fire. In a release from the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department, they say 53 year-old Roseann Hannah died in that blaze, along with three Loma Rica residents. … Read more >

Wind Complex Fire Now Fully Contained

It’s been a long ten days, but firefighters now have the Wind Complex fires fully contained. CalFire announced the 100 percent containment on all four fires in the complex in their update at six o’clock last night. The total acreage … Read more >