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Kiley Never Supported Federal Govt Shutdown

Nevada County’s Congressman indicates he was never supportive of 21 far-right representatives in his party on shutting down the federal government. On Friday, Kevin Kiley had voted for a 30-day stopgap spending bill sponsored by most Republicans, who are in … Read more >

Slight Change To Hwy 20 Closure Schedule

With the weather uncertainty over the weekend greatly limiting paving work, the Highway 20 closure schedule has been slightly modified. Cal Trans Public Information Officer Jeremy Linder says the Lowell Hill segment closure has been extended an extra day, or … Read more >

United Way of Nevada County Campaign Kickoff Month

The Nevada County Board of Supervisors recognizes the value of multiple organizations working together for a common goal and at its recent meeting adopted a resolution declaring September 29 through October 27 as United Way of Nevada County Campaign Kickoff … Read more >

Brian Dahle Pushes Again For Gas Tax Suspension

With gas prices continuing to soar, even in the fall, legislative Republicans have sent a new letter to Governor Newsom requesting another special session to temporarily suspend the state tax. Nevada County’s State Senator Brian Dahle was among those signing … Read more >

Refinery Outages Blamed Latest Gas Price Surge

The latest surge in gas prices is blamed mainly on refinery problems, once again. When Tropical Storm Hilary drenched the South State, that caused refineries to go out and they’re still struggling to get back to full production. Patrick de … Read more >

Idaho Maryland Vested Rights Hearing Postponed

The vested rights hearing, before Nevada County Supervisors, regarding the proposal to reopen the Idaho Maryland Mine, has been postponed. County Counsel Kit Elliott says it was originally scheduled for October 27th. Instead, it’s been pushed back to December 13th… … Read more >

Security Cameras Coming To Nevada City

To address what they say is safety and proactive policing activities, the Nevada City City Council has authorized the funding and installation of security cameras around town. It’s a two-year maintenance agreement for six cameras worth over 40-thousand dollars. Funding … Read more >

Food Bank Celebrates Additional Storage

It was a festive atmosphere Wednesday afternoon as the Food Bank of Nevada County welcomed about a hundred guests to an open house and celebration of a recent addition to the storage capacity at the food distribution facility. During a … Read more >

Alcohol Decoy Operations Resume Here

After a several-years pause, partly due to the pandemic, that limited staffing, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Department is stepping up enforcement of underage drinking again. They’ve received a 98-thousand dollar one-year grant from the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. … Read more >

State Parks Volunteer Trainings Begin Saturday

If you’ve never volunteered in the beautiful state parks of the foothills, there’s another chance this fall. The Sierra Gold sector is hosting trainings for Empire Mine State Historic Park and/or South River State Park at Bridgeport, starting on Saturday. … Read more >

ABC News: Top Stories

Germany’s government has rebuked X owner Elon Musk after he criticized the recent work of migrant rescue ships that German humanitarian groups operate in the Mediterranean Sea
Posted: September 30, 2023, 1:02 pm
Authorities in Illinois say a semitruck carrying anhydrous ammonia overturned in Illinois, causing “multiple fatalities” and prompting an evacuation of area residents
Posted: September 30, 2023, 1:01 pm
The deadline to fund the government is the end of the day Saturday.
Posted: September 30, 2023, 12:25 pm
Russian President Vladimir Putin has released an address marking the one-year anniversary of Moscow’s unilateral annexation of four Ukrainian regions
Posted: September 30, 2023, 12:22 pm
A suspect was arrested Friday morning in connection with the 1996 murder of Tupac Shakur, a senior law enforcement official confirmed to ABC News.
Posted: September 30, 2023, 12:20 pm
Palestinian health officials say Israeli soldiers have shot and killed a Palestinian man in the West Bank
Posted: September 30, 2023, 11:09 am
Special counsel raises more concerns over Trump's attacks on witnesses, suggests he may have violated law against purchasing firearm.
Posted: September 30, 2023, 4:49 am
The FDA is warning that 6,456 cases of cantaloupe are being recalled due to a potential for salmonella.
Posted: September 30, 2023, 2:54 am
Former Staples executive John Wilson was sentenced on Friday to one year of probation for his role in the college admissions cheating scheme known as Varsity Blues.
Posted: September 30, 2023, 2:33 am
The DOJ has charged an IRS tax consultant with allegedly leaking private tax information about wealthy individuals.
Posted: September 29, 2023, 11:12 pm