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Arrest After Shoplifting Spree Mill St Promenade

A Grass Valley transient who has a 20-year history with police has been arrested again. This time, Police Sergeant Clint Bates says 38-year-old Sylvia Valdez is suspected of shoplifting five to six stores on the Mill Street promenade. And one … Read more >

Waiting On News About Boosters

The jury is still out, at last until later today, whether a third dose of the Pfizer vaccine will be commended for the general public. The Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee is meeting today to review data and … Read more >

NC Analyzing Community Policing Needs

Nevada City is a city in transition as it looks to replace a police chief, city manager, and several other city staffers as they move into the latter part of 2021. Currently the city is collecting information via an online … Read more >

BSM Duathlon and 5K Returns But Virtual Format

After being postponed a year ago, due to the pandemic, the 26th annual Barbara Schmidt Millar Women’s Duathlon and 5K Walk/Run will take place. But it’s been switched to a virtual month-long event, starting on Sunday. That means Duathlon athletes … Read more >

Housing Market Here Cools With High Prices

It’s still a seller’s home market, including in Nevada County. But a local realtor says the market has cooled, as prices continue to be at or near record levels. Teresa Dietrich says sold listings, in August, are down eight-percent from … Read more >

Arson Arrest In Newcastle Vegetation Fire

Arson arrests are still relatively rare regarding vegetation fires. But one has been made in Newcastle. Assistant Cal Fire Chief Mike Rufenacht says there was a small blaze reported on a vacant parcel of private property, near a walking trail, … Read more >

Tahoe National Forest Reopens

Most of California’s national forests have reopened, two days earlier than originally planned, including the Tahoe National Forest. Public Information Officer Joe Flannery says the closures, which had been in place since August 22nd, helped shift as much personnel and … Read more >

Mill Street…and Beyond

Grass Valley city council has approved the conceptual design and given the go ahead to begin drafting the next phase of the design plan for the Mill Street closure. The plan has also been extended to Main Street from Church … Read more >

More Food Security and Flexibility For IFM

More supply flexibility is being provided for Interfaith Food Ministries. Nevada County Supervisors have approved the execution of a federal funding agreement with the organization worth 465-thousand dollars. It will be used to purchase and install a generator with a … Read more >

NU Campus Vibe Still Good Despite Outbreak

Having perhaps the largest daily gatherings in Nevada County, Nevada Union High School was likely to be impacted more by the county’s new COVID surge, compared to other schools. That’s according to Principal Kelly Rhoden. Speaking on KNCO’s “On the … Read more >

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