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First Major Wildfire In Nevada County This Season

It’s the first major wildfire of the season for Nevada County. The Public Information Officer for Cal Fire’s Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit, Mary Eldridge, says it began around 2pm Tuesday in the North San Juan area… click to listen to Mary Eldridge … Read more >

Commercial Street Like a Canvas

  Commercial Street in Nevada City has become quite a new experience since the multi-phase construction project has begun to wrap up. The wider sidewalks are in place, permanent crosswalks and the use of transitional bollards are being installed and … Read more >

Reminders as COVID Reporting Changes

The Nevada County is preparing to transition away from the Coronavirus Dashboard as the primary source of COVID data in the community. The county will directly link to the state COVID data tables beginning July 1st. Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital … Read more >

Is Hospital Price Transparency Law Helping?

It’s been nearly a year and a half since the hospital price transparency law went into effect. It requires every hospital in the country to provide clear, accessible information online about items and services they provide. That includes standard charges … Read more >

New Sierra College Executive Dean Named

The Nevada County campus of Sierra College has a new Executive Dean. Doctor Karen Davis O’Hara has been appointed by the Board of Trustees. College officials say, in a statement, that O’Hara comes to the campus after more than 20 … Read more >

Man Arrested Boat Theft and Boat Vandalisms

A Grass Valley man is alleged to have caused some headaches for boaters at Scotts Flat Lake over the past weekend. Nevada County Sheriff’s Department Communications Manager, Andrew Trygg, says it started with a call from an employee with the … Read more >

Elections To Certify Auditor-Controller Results

Whether the qualifications of the leading votegetter for Nevada County Auditor-Controller in the June Primary will be investigated remains unclear. But, replying to the concerns of Rob Tribble’s opponent, Assistant Auditor-Controller Gina Will, the Clerk-Recorder’s Office says they expect to … Read more >

First Commercial Winery Site Is Now A Landmark

The site of the first commercial winery is one of the latest landmarks designated by Nevada County Supervisors, in coordination with the Historical Landmarks Commission. And it came to light through research from commission member Bernie Zimmerman. As a home … Read more >

HIV Testing Day Observed By NevCo Health

June 27th is also National HIV Testing Day. So the Nevada County Public Health Department is holding a free clinic this afternoon that also includes Hepatitis C testing. But Program Manager Toby Guevin also points out that this is not … Read more >

Murder Trial Ordered In Killing Of Nevada City Man

A former Barstow resident is now facing a murder trial for killing a Nevada City man about a year ago. That’s the ruling of a Nevada County judge for 58-year-old Russell Rippetoe, after a one-day preliminary hearing. District Attorney Jesse … Read more >

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