Local Sports

Animal Shelter Offers Discount Cat Adoption

If you’ve been thinking about getting a cat, this is a great time to adopt one from Sammie’s Friends animal shelter… Shelter Director Lorie Hennessey says the normal price for adoption is 65 dollars, and this deal includes a rabies … Read more >

Rossi Finishes Second at Indianapolis 500

2016 winner and Nevada City native Alexander Rossi took a brief lead with less than ten laps to go, but was passed by pole sitter Simon Pagenaud, and had to settle for second place in the 103rd running of the … Read more >

Major Housing Project For Nevada City Moves Ahead

It’s a major step forward for a housing project in Nevada City that was first proposed 7 years ago. The City Planning Commission has approved a tentative map for the project, called The Grove, and sent it to the City … Read more >

Bail System Reform Won’t Impact Nevada Co Much

Details of legislation that would virtually eliminate money as bail security have been finalized. State Senator Bob Hertzberg and Assemblyman Rob Bonta say the current system unfairly punishes the poor, by keeping them in custody if they can’t afford to … Read more >

Modern Day Hobos Catching A Ride

In a scene that used to be connected to the depression era, train hoppers on a Union Pacific train heading over Donner Summit, were spotted and cited for hitching a ride on a locomotive. Placer County Sheriff’s Lt. Alfredo Guitron … Read more >

Speeding Leads to Warrant Arrests

A trio of people headed east bound on Highway 80 going through Truckee were pulled over this morning for speeding while pulling a trailer. Upon talking to the driver and others in the vehicle it was unclear why the group … Read more >

Local Marathoner(s) OK in Boston

Good News for local runners participating in the Boston Marathon earlier today. Members of a local triathlon club, Michelle Hughes, Linda Hegle and James Pelton all completed the event and have checked in with friends and family in Nevada County … Read more >

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Cross Country Marijuana Dealer Caught Using FedEx

Law Enforcement from opposite ends of the United States, completed a investigation that ended with the arrest of a Truckee resident. Nevada County Sheriff says Police from Prince William County in Virginia and narcotics investigators from the Nevada County Narcotics … Read more >

County Supervisors Recognize Rotary Interact Youth Service

The Nevada County Board of Supervisors today (Oct. 23) recognized the community and international service of local young people who are members of Interact, the Rotary International sponsored service organization for youths ages 12-18. The Supervisors recognized Interact’s 50th anniversary … Read more >