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NID Approves Another Water Extension Project

More residents are hooking up to the Nevada Irrigation Water District system. A petition signed by six landowners requests service. The latest extension is north of Nevada City, from Lake Vera Purdon Road east on Alderwood Way. NID General Manager … Read more >

Two Arrests In Kidnap Torture Of Man In GV

A man and woman from Grass Valley have been arrested on a number of serious felony charges. Police Sergeant Jason Perry says officers became aware of a disturbing incident that had allegedly occurred recently… click to listen to Sgt Perry … Read more >

State Parks Seek Volunteers

Many opportunities are still available to become a volunteer in the California State Parks in Nevada County. Greg Shurr is the Supervising Ranger in the district which includes South Yuba River State Park at Bridgeport, Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park, … Read more >

Fairgrounds to Host First Gun Show Since 2002

The Nevada County Fairgrounds hasn’t had one in 15 years, but that is changing this weekend. They are hosting a gun show. The Grass Valley Outdoor Sporting and Gun Show runs both tomorrow and Sunday. There hasn’t been a gun … Read more >

Animal Film Festival at Center for the Arts

If you love animals and movies, the Center for the Arts is the place for you this weekend. The fourth annual Animal Film Festival runs all day tomorrow. There will be 24 films in about 12 hours, with a couple … Read more >

Most of California Now Out of Drought

A dramatic jump in the last month and a half regarding how much of California is now considered free of drought. The U.S Drought Monitor says the percentage of the state still suffering from drought conditions, all in Southern and … Read more >

Two GV Women Arrested After Shoplift and Pursuit

Two arrests after a high-speed pursuit in Nevada County Thursday morning. Sheriff’s Captain Paul Schmidt says it started at the Raley’s store, on Freeman Lane, in Grass Valley… click to listen to Captain Schmidt Schmidt says a patrol officer responded … Read more >

Gaines Asks Trump For Folsom Dam Inspections

Nevada County’s State Senator has sent a letter to President Trump. Ted Ganes is requesting that, in light of the Oroville Dam crisis, that Trump take action to conduct an immediate and thorough inspection of Folsom Dam. That includes the … Read more >

Newell Seeks 4th and Maybe Last Term

Although the election is over a year away, Nevada County’s District Attorney is already gearing up for his re-election campaign. Cliff Newell is running for a fourth term. And he says it’ll likely be his last term… click to listen … Read more >

Two Arrested In Grass Valley On Meth Charges

Two methamphetamine-related arrests in Grass Valley. Nevada County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Bill Smethers says the Narcotics Task Force served a search warrant at a home on Fletcher Lane Tuesday night, where 53-year-old Gerald Signett, a convicted felon, lived… click to listen … Read more >