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It’s ReOpening Day!

It’s Reopening Day in California, with the pandemic Tier System no longer in place. That means most businesses can reopen to normal capacity, including restaurants. It also means vaccinated residents no longer have to wear masks in most settings. Meanwhile, … Read more >

Highway 174 Construction Delays Now Six Days

Motorists using parts of Highway 174 are now in their second season of re-construction delays. And now Cal Trans Public Information Officer Raquel Borrayo says they’ve extended one-way traffic controls, between You Bet and Greenhorn Access Roads, to Saturdays for … Read more >

Nevada City One Of 15 Top Small Towns

Just in time for the reopening of California’s economy, and the anticipated tourism revival, Nevada City has received another published accolade. For the first time, it gets a mention in Smithsonian Magazine as being among the top 15 small towns … Read more >

Progress On Odyssey House Rennovation

A major rennovation and expansion of Nevada County’s transitional facility for severely mentally ill adults is now more than halfway completed. County officials toured the Odyssey House on Monday. That included Housing and Community Development Director Mike Dent. He says … Read more >

Greenwaste Program Wraps Up with Positive Numbers

It only took place two weekends this year compared to multiple weekends last year, but the second and final free greenwaste drop off, sponsored by the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services as well as the Fire Safe Council of … Read more >

GV Policing Numbers Consistent with Predictions

The last 15 months have stressed all areas of community including law enforcement. Grass Valley Police Chief Alex Gammelgard shared some statistics during a recent conversation on KNCO’s On The Town. He says some of the numbers were as predicted., … Read more >

Ready for Reopening

With only one day to go before the Governor’s reopening of the economy and Moving Beyond the Blueprint, Nevada County residents and visitors are looking forward to what that will mean. One of the things people out and about on … Read more >

More Broadband Expansion Money For Nevada Co

Another funding boost toward making broadband available for at least 98-percent of Nevada County homes. County Supervisors have accepted a 50-thousand dollar grant from the California Emerging Technology Fund. Chief Information Officer Steve Monaghan told the Board it’s another step … Read more >

Kids Summer Meals Program Begins

This is the first official day of summer vacation for K-12 Nevada County students. But there’ll be no gap in the free and healthy lunch program, in coordination with the Food Bank and local libraries. The program began at the … Read more >

Mandatory Conservation Coming Soon To NID

Mandatory water conservation for all NID customers is moving closer to reality. After the District Board declared a drought emergency on April 28th, it went to Stage One of a six-stage contingency plan. That only requires 10-percent voluntary conservation and … Read more >

ABC News: Top Stories

Officials say a private firefighting company from Louisiana is planning to pump fire-suppressing foam onto the still-burning ruins of a northern Illinois chemical plant that was rocked by an explosion and massive fires
Posted: June 15, 2021, 7:49 pm
Officials say a private firefighting company from Louisiana is planning to pump fire-suppressing foam onto the still-burning ruins of a northern Illinois chemical plant that was rocked by an explosion and massive fires
Posted: June 15, 2021, 7:49 pm
It was just over a year ago, late last May, that the country recorded 100,000 confirmed virus-related deaths.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 7:42 pm
Five officers with the Savannah Police Department have been fired after a man died by suicide while alone in an interview room, the department said.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 7:32 pm
Five officers with the Savannah Police Department have been fired after a man died by suicide while alone in an interview room, the department said.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 7:32 pm
Two people are dead and two others are injured from a workplace shooting at an Alabama plant Tuesday morning, officials said.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 6:43 pm
Two people are dead and two others are injured from a workplace shooting at an Alabama plant Tuesday morning, officials said.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 6:43 pm
It says refunds have been slow for canceled flights during the pandemic.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 6:38 pm
It says refunds have been slow for canceled flights during the pandemic.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 6:38 pm
A judge in Ohio dismissed charges against Olympic gymnastics champion's brother.
Posted: June 15, 2021, 6:28 pm