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Nevada County couple seeking to hold free 2-day healthcare clinic
A Grass Valley couple who volunteered at an April four-day free healthcare event in Coachella are organizing a two-day event in early 2015 for area residents needing care.
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Tue Jul 22, 2014
KVMR to offer live broadcast of NID Water Summit
For those unable to attend Thursday evening's Water Summit, hosted by the Nevada Irrigation District, community radio station KVMR, 89.5FM, plans to provide live coverage of the discussion.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Budget and economy on Grass Valley City Council agenda
This week's meeting of the Grass Valley City Council will deal with several aspects of the city's economic well being, including a presentation from City Manager Bob Richardson on recruiting businesses and attracting tourism to this area.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Foothills Firefighters Consulted On Disney's 'Planes' Sequel
You won't see any local actors in "Planes: Fire and Rescue," but firefighters played a key, behind-the-scenes role making sure Disney got things right.
Nevada County's SunSmile Farms settles lawsuit against NID
George Loftus, owner of Sun Smile Farms, in this file photo stands in a section of his cherry orchards west of Grass Valley.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Steer that was set on fire gets new, safe home
A steer doused with kerosene and set on fire in California - surviving only to face possible slaughter for meat - was rescued this week by a Bay Area group that arranged for it to live at a 600-acre sanctuary in Grass Valley.
Flying high with - Planes': Grass Valley air base inspiration for Disney film
The U.S. Forest Service's Smokey Bear will be at Sierra Cinemas on Friday for the matinee premiere of Disney's "Planes: Fire & Rescue."
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Hamilton: So what brings you to western Nevada County?
After all, as it has long been said, everyone has a story to share. And, as you might imagine, I love stories.
Public invited to attend NID water summit
The summit, originally planned for elected officials, community leaders and NID board members, will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday, July 24, in the Don Baggett Theater at Nevada Union High School, 11761 Ridge Road, Grass Valley.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Fatal and Moderate Injuries in Weekend Crashes
A Lake Wildwood Man was killed in a solo vehicle accident. CHP Officer Justin Barnthouse says Friday morning at 9:10 a.m. 69 year old David Ostrander was driving his 2014 Honda CRV southbound on Lake Wildwood drive, north of Lake Forest Drive when he made an unsafe move.
California Worldfest runs hot in Grass Valley
On July 10-13, 2014 the California Worldfest held its 18th annual festival in Grass Valley at the Nevada County Fairgrounds .
Shoplifting leads to additional Charges
A person suspected of shoplifting was arrested for that and other charges on Saturday.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Clowning around at California Worldfest
Cathy Diebold leaps towards the crowd of about 200 as other Clowns Not Bombs Circus performers hold her in the air on Saturday at the California Worldfest.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Biblio File: True stories of the Sierra Nevada
Gary Noy was born in Grass Valley in 1951 and, in later years, taught history at Sierra Community College in Rocklin for decades.
Grass Valley man injured in solo accident
Car accident on Dog Bar near Wheeler Acres Road, Friday morning as the rolled over in the ditch and next to a power pole.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Property Values Up in County
Property tax values are on the rise in Nevada County. Nevada County Assessor Sue Horne reports the 2014/15 FY net taxable values for Nevada County saw a 5.11% positive growth over last year's assessment roll.
Hospitality House Not A Magnet for Vagrants
A recent Nevada County Grand Jury Report looks at the increase of vagrants panhandlers and transients in Nevada County who are causing additional expense to local law enforcement and other city and county agencies, as well as negatively impacting local businesses , residents,and visitors to the area.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Fire Camp A Fun Learning Experience
Concerns were raised when citizens in Grass Valley first heard and then saw the red and white fire fighting helicopter from Sac Metro Fire Agency swing low over the city and then land somewhere near Sierra College.
affa Road crosses cultures to reinvent Jewish music
World music band Jaffa Road has a sound as interesting and culturally rich as its namesake, the Jerusalem thoroughfare that is at once ancient and modern.