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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.
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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.
Sierra Stages Presents J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan, Now thru 8/2
PETER PAN was first introduced by J.M. Barrie in 1901 in the short story, "Peter Pan, or the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up."
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Flatt Lonesome Sophomore Album 'Too' out July 15th
The sophomore release from IBMA's 2013 Emerging Artist of the Year nominee, Flatt Lonesome, displays a talented, tight group that brings a new level of maturity to their stellar - yet still youthful - musicianship.
Cal Fire units extinguish small vegetation fire
A small working vegetation fire one mile south of Edwards Crossing was quashed by local Cal Fire units and Nevada County Consolidated Fire Wednesday morning, along with engines from North San Juan Fire.
Brief Council Agenda Tonight
Contrary to Grass Valley, Nevada City's financial situation is pretty good as the new fiscal year gets underway.
Fireworks Future Looks Brighter
All of the numbers aren't in yet, but it looks like enough people bought tickets to the Fourth of July fireworks show at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, to bring it back next year Nevada City Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Cathy Whittlesey says the fireworks themselves cost 10-thousand dollars, and the entire event ran about 45-thousand ... (more)
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Underground Explosion Closes Colfax Avenue Tuesday Evening
An underground explosion in Grass Valley Tuesday evening causes Colfax Avenue to be closed.
Unfortunate Death At Local Establishment
An unfortunate death confirmed at a local eatery. An employee at an establishment on the 100 block of Olympia Park Road in Grass Valley was found unresponsive around 9:45 Monday night.
Traffic Control In Grass Valley
Another traffic diversion in Grass Valley for the next couple of weeks. According to Grass Valley Public Works employee Pat Day, the closure will take place between 7:00 AM and 3:00PM and will effect traffic on eastbound East Main Street near the round-about.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Big Oak Valley fire drawing major resources
A vegetation fire off Hutto Road and Keller Road in the Big Oak Valley area, Monday afternoon.
Fourth of July Parade Draws Huge Crowd
A long standing tradition in Western Nevada County is the Fourth of July Parade.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
California Worldfest comes to Grass Valley for 18th year
California Worldfest will present their 18th annual festival on July 10-13, 2014 in Grass Valley, CA.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Jeff Jardine: Turlock resident lines his street with Old Glory every day
Up one side of Turlock's Penn Avenue, then down the other. And by the time he's back home, he's placed Old Glories at 16 homes, including his own.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Structure Fire in Colfax
A structure fire originally reported as a vegetation fire broke out in the Colfax area just after 5:00 PM Tuesday.
Fireworks Illegal in Grass Valley and Nevada County
Fire Marshalls in Grass Valley and Nevada County want people to know all fireworks are banned in those jurisdictions, even the so-called Safe and Sane kind.