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Burn Permits Suspended With Gusty Winds Forecast

Due to the gusty winds this weekend, all outdoor burning in Nevada, Placer, Yuba, and Sutter Counties has been prohibited. The National Weather Service says a dry weather system moving in from the north will produce low humidity. Due to … Read more >

‘Charlie Brown Christmas’ Saturday

We all remember the Charlie Brown Christmas special that’s been on television for more than half a century. Now, you can see the ‘Peanuts’ characters come to life in a Gold Country Calvary Chapel performance tomorrow. Thirteen year-old Austin Gilchrist … Read more >

Man With Long GV Arrest History Arrested in Idaho

A man with a history of arrests in Grass Valley over the last few years has been taken into custody yet again…but this time in Idaho. Police in the town of Sandport report that 35-year-old John Grimes bicycled through an … Read more >

It’s Porch Pirate Season

This is also the season for so-called “porch pirates”, with more packages delivered to homes and, too often, left unattended, according to Grass Valley Police. And Police Sergeant Clint Bates says local businesses are also victimized… click to listen to … Read more >

Board of Education Trustee Replacement Named

The new member of the Nevada County Board of Education has an extensive background in the field. Heino Nikolai has been selected by the Board to replace Bob Altieri, who retired, after 19 years on the board, before his term … Read more >

First Baptist Church Hosts Christmas Concerts

It’s a very lively up-tempo Christmas concert that has become a local tradition. The First Baptist Church in Grass Valley presents ‘A Very Merry Christmas’. The show was the brainchild of Mark Nunn 34 years ago in the Bay Area, … Read more >

Grass Valley School District To Lower Bond Amount

With survey support just a few points above the minimum percentage needed for passage, the Grass Valley Elementary School District Board is taking steps to lower the amount of a critical bond measure. Assistant District Superintendent Brian Martinez says it’ll … Read more >

Nevada Union Football Coach Houlihan Resigns

Nevada Union High School’s football coach has resigned… Listen to Kelly Rhoden 1 Principal Kelly Rhoden says she along with Athletic Director Jeff Dellis were informed of the decision this morning. Houlihan’s teams only won eight games in five years, … Read more >

Night of Giving at Miners Foundry Saturday

It’s a night to enjoy great music and also help those who help the homeless. Hospitality House presents their twelfth annual Night of Giving this weekend at the Miners Foundry. Hospitality House Development Director Debbie McDonald says you’ll be able … Read more >

Dispensaries on Council Agenda Again Tonight

The Nevada City City Council meets tonight, and once again the hot topic will be marijuana dispensaries. In their meeting last month, the council voted 3-2 to give the lone permit for a dispensary to a group called Elevation 2477, … Read more >