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City Begins Legal Process to Acquire Sinkhole

The next step was taken in the life of the sinkhole off Freeman Lane in Grass Valley. The City Council voted to begin the Eminent Domain process of acquiring the property from the owners of Tripp’s Auto Body Shop. The … Read more >

Local Official Applauds New State Tobacco Campaign

In an effort to combat the tobacco industry’s latest marketing strategies toward young people, the California Department of Public Health has launched a new media campaign. It’s called “Flavors Hook Kids”. The campaign warns parents and concerned adults about the … Read more >

Another Strong Water Quality Report From NID

Despite recent extremes in weather, the quality of the drinking water in the Nevada Irrigation District remains high. In their annual report that they’re required to send to the state, NID Water Operations Manager Chip Close says the water continues … Read more >

Sheriff Confident Animal Agreement Can Be Reached

We’re finally hearing from the Sheriff’s Department on the Sammie’s Friends issue. Sheriff Keith Royal was out of town last week, but is talking a little bit about the contract process now. He says a panel made up of representatives … Read more >

Supervisors Hear Lengthy Comment About Shelter

Nevada County Supervisors were getting an earful from the public about Sammie’s Friends. There were very few seats available in the chambers when the meeting started this morning–most wanted to either speak, or just support the no-kill shelter, which could … Read more >

Angry Commenters Expected at Supervisors Meeting

It will be the hottest topic at today’s Nevada County Board of Supervisors meeting, and it’s an item that’s not even on the agenda. Many residents were angered when it was announced last week that the county staff is recommending … Read more >

Alonso Named New Interfaith Director

Interfaith Food Ministries, which provides food for over three thousand needy families a year in Nevada County, now has a new Executive Director. Phil Alonso has taken over the position from Sue Van Son, who is retiring, although is staying … Read more >

More Details About Airport Hangar Fire

More details have come out, regarding last week’s fire at the Nevada County Airport. Airport Manager Lee Ocker says the cause remains under investigation. But he says the blaze did originate in one of three planes inside a hangar partly … Read more >

Mass Casualty Drill At Sierra College

Sierra College was the site of a mass casualty drill over the weekend. Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Battalion Chief Josh Sunde says the idea was to improve the readiness of fire agencies from all over the county. He says … Read more >

Grand Jury to Hold Open House Tuesday

The Nevada County Grand Jury is looking for some new members when the new session convenes this summer. The panel consists of 19 members, and its responsibility is to investigate certain county agencies or procedures. Those investigations vary from year … Read more >

ABC News: Top Stories

A suspect has been arrested in the decades-old "Golden State Killer" case in California, according to multiple sources.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 5:40 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear one of the most highly-anticipated cases of the Trump presidency: Travel Ban 3.0.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 5:33 pm
French President Emmanuel Macron became the first foreign head of state of Donald Trump’s presidency to address a joint meeting of Congress Wednesday
Posted: April 25, 2018, 5:25 pm
The judge scheduled a conference in Manhattan federal court as she decides how the files taken in a court-authorized search of Cohen’s properties should be reviewed.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 4:58 pm
Tennessee lawmakers honored James Shaw Jr. Tuesday for his bravery.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 4:54 pm
The suspect was arrested hours after the shooting following a police chase.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 4:46 pm
Danish inventor Peter Madsen was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison today for killing Swedish journalist Kim Wall.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 4:31 pm
Iran's president has ruled out any changes or additions to the 2015 nuclear deal, in response to French efforts to convince U.S. President Donald Trump to stick with the landmark agreement
Posted: April 25, 2018, 4:06 pm
The alleged gunman in the massacre of four people at a Waffle House near Nashville, Tennessee, is facing five new charges
Posted: April 25, 2018, 3:40 pm
The 60-second video shows a dog latching onto a woman's shoe.
Posted: April 25, 2018, 3:40 pm