Local News

Hotel Proposal Comes Back to Grass Valley

A proposed hotel in Grass Valley near the Brunswick Basin is back in front of city officials after a two year absence. Developers originally came to the Development Review Committee in 2016 with a plan for a four-story hotel, and … Read more >

Nevada County Exploring Bus Service to Ridge

Nevada County is looking into re-establishing Gold Country Stage bus service to North San Juan. Transit Services Manager Robin Van Valkenbergh says the Nevada County Transit Services Commission has given the go-ahead to plan routes and determine if there would … Read more >

Agriculture Economy Marks Twelve Percent Increase

Some positive economic news when it comes to Nevada County’s agriculture. The recently-released 2017 Nevada County Crop and Livestock Report shows economic gains from the previous year… Listen to Chris DeNijs 1 Agriculture Commissioner Chris DeNijs says cattle was the … Read more >

New Car Purchases Can Mean Greater Depreciation

Buying a brand new car can be an exciting experience. But Triple-A of Northern California spokesman Mike Blasky says that owners should also be thinking about the resale value, not just the purchase price…. click to listen to Mike Blasky … Read more >

Local Unemployment Rate Continues Dropping

Nevada County continues to do better than the state and the nation as a whole when it comes to employment. The new unemployment numbers are out for August, and Nevada County checks in with a rate of three-point-four percent. It … Read more >

Free Fares This Weekend on Area Buses

If you are going to the Draft Horse Classic, you can take the bus for free. In fact, all routes on Gold Country Stage are free today and tomorrow. They are the latest ‘free fare days’ funded by a low … Read more >

Deli Night at Elks Lodge Saturday

It’s the one night a year that a Jewish delicatessen comes to Nevada County. It’s the annual all-you-can-eat Deli Night at the Nevada City Elks Lodge, put on by the Nevada County Jewish Community Center… Listen to Dave Cohen 1 … Read more >

P-FLAG Hosts Community Picnic

Nevada County’s L-G-B-T-Q community is inviting everyone out for a picnic in Nevada City this weekend. It’s the third annual P-FLAG Community Picnic… Listen to Pat Rose 1 Local chapter board member Pat Rose says the picnic is at the … Read more >

One Woman Show About Einstein in Auburn

What better way to tell the life story of Albert Einstein than with a one-woman show? That’s what Kres Mersky is doing this weekend in Auburn. Mersky wrote and stars in a play called ‘The Life and Times of A. … Read more >

Body Found in Fire on Old Tunnel Rd.

A body found at the site of a small fire in Grass Valley Thursday evening. Around 6:45 a Grass Valley Police Officer on routine patrol spotted a plume of smoke in the vacinity of Old Tunnel Road d and Town … Read more >