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Trial Ordered For Measure B Challenge

A trial has been ordered for next month for an election challenge lawsuit filed against a Grass Valley March ballot measure. Patti Ingram-Spencer, a former City Councilmember and Mayor, and a recent County Supervisor candidate, contends that she’s not sure … Read more >

Wildfire Preparedness Events For Nevada City

Two wildfire preparedness events are ahead this month for Nevada City residents. And the first one is more casual and is being held this (Thurs.) evening at Seamans Lodge in Pioneer Park. It features food, music, a short presentation, and … Read more >

NID Ramping Up Water Emergency

PG and E’s estimate for completing a critical repair project designed to restore at least partial water flows for the Nevada Irrigation District is now about two months later than the original projection. The latest prediction is late July. And … Read more >

Temporary Uses For New Mill St Lot Approved

With the Mill Street Parking Lot Project nearing completion, the Grass Valley City Council has approved a temporary program for utilizing the new spaces. It’s a tiered layout, due to the steep topography, with 14 spaces on an upper level … Read more >

Wolf Creek Focus Of Microbial Study

It’s not necessarily alarming. But what’s termed a “microbial study” of Wolf Creek is starting around the middle of the month. The Nevada County Environmental Health Department is notifying the public about it but is not otherwise involved. Director Amy … Read more >

Parting Remarks From First Youth Commission

As Nevada County’s first Youth Commission wraps up its first term, the Board of Supervisors heard remarks from four District Five members during their meeting that was held in Truckee on Tuesday. All also addressed their Latino roots. That included … Read more >

Megan Dahle Returns To Assembly Floor

Nearly six months since suffering a stroke, Nevada County’s Assemblymember made her first appearance on the floor this year recently. That’s just weeks before the summer recess and as state budget negotiations continue. Megan Dahle is still not available for … Read more >

NevCo Pension Plan Blasted By Grand Jury

Another Grand Jury report is critical of Nevada County’s employee pension plan. The California Public Employees Retirement System, also known as CalPERS, administers the program. But the report says the system’s investment strategy over the last 20 years has failed … Read more >

More South Yuba Flow Fluctuation Warnings

More flow fluctuation warnings for people considering recreation in or along the South Yuba River. PG and E spokesperson Paul Moreno says due to their ongoing repair work at the Spaulding One Powerhouse and to the South Yuba Pipe, the … Read more >

Cal Fire Honors Nevada County OES

Another accolade for Nevada County’s Office of Emergency Services. At Cal Fire’s recent annual “All Hands” meeting, the office received the Partnership Award from the agency’s Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit. In a news release, Assistant Chief Landon Haack stated that from fire … Read more >

ABC News: Top Stories

A New York Police Department inspector has been indicted on charges that he lied to investigators and tried to get incriminating video footage erased after his girlfriend drunkenly crashed his police car into a cab
Posted: June 14, 2024, 2:30 am
Tony Bennett’s two daughters are suing their brother, alleging he mishandled and failed to disclose some of their father’s assets in his role as trustee of the late singer’s estate
Posted: June 14, 2024, 1:52 am
Two people have been killed in a single-engine plane crash in Northern California
Posted: June 14, 2024, 1:42 am
A U.S. Navy submarine has pulled into Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in a show of force as a fleet of Russian warships gather for planned military exercises in the Caribbean
Posted: June 14, 2024, 12:54 am
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says she is considering a ban on face masks in the New York City subway system, following what she described as concerns over people shielding their identities while committing antisemitic acts
Posted: June 13, 2024, 11:58 pm
Police say a Louisiana woman has been found dead in her home and her two young daughters were abducted and found hours later in Mississippi
Posted: June 13, 2024, 11:49 pm
What is the impact of the Supreme Court decision refusing to restrict access to abortion pill mifepristone?
Posted: June 13, 2024, 10:58 pm
The violations included "unjustified deadly force," the DOJ said.
Posted: June 13, 2024, 10:37 pm
A new study shows nearly half of U.S. households aren't storing guns securely.
Posted: June 13, 2024, 9:14 pm
As the Supreme Court upheld access to the abortion pill mifepristone in an unanimous decision, Donald Trump has yet to disclose his own abortion pill policy.
Posted: June 13, 2024, 8:09 pm