Triple-A to Honor Firefighters Saturday
The Triple-A Grass Valley office is going to be celebrating the area's firefighters this weekend.
Wed May 15, 2013
Fire Scare at Grass Valley Save Mart
Lot's of fire engines, but fortunately no major incident at the Save Mart supermarket in Grass Valley.
Tue May 14, 2013
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Sacto 911: Colfax man accepts plea in killing of girlfriend, unborn child
A Colfax man could face life behind bars after accepting a plea agreement Monday for the 2011 killing of his girlfriend and unborn child.
Determined kids in small California town push for plastic bag ban
This is a kid wearing 500 plastic bags, which is more or less how many every American uses in a year.
Upcycle event supports funding for young artists
Upcycle, an upbeat art show and auction of unique handmade re-purposed art pieces by local artists to benefit local youth via arts programing funding and scholarships, is slated for 6-9 p.m. Friday at 1415 Whispering Pines Lane in Grass Valley.
Mon May 13, 2013
Konnerth takes plea in double homicide
The Union file photo Family and friends of Sarah Burr, who was shot and killed in May 2011, joined with supporters of the Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition Wednesday night for a candlelight vigil in downtown Grass Valley.
Walk for Peace 30 Day Walk-a-thon
A number of Nevada County residents are walking for peace, and they are doing it all month long.
Female wearing only underwear and a tiara in Police Blotter
Grass Valley Police Department Friday 6:05 a.m. - A caller on the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported two individuals passed out in a car with the doors open.
Grass Valley man ejected, killed as vehicle rolls down hill
A Grass Valley man was killed Sunday after being thrown from his vehicle as it rolled down the steep hills off Purdon Road on his way back from the Yuba River.
Meet Your Merchant: Husband-wife team at Grass Valley's True Grit Photography Studio
Talk about teamwork: Husband-wife team Sharon and Jim Beckett have been a successful duo in business and life for more than 25 years.
Sat May 11, 2013
Alta Sierra home to growing dispute
An Alta Sierra resident is demanding a recall of the 9-person board of the Alta Sierra Property Owners Association, claiming members of the governing body are power hungry, while the board president said he is simply attempting to add enforcement to existing regulations and make support for the association more equitable.
Fire planes stationed early indicative of Nevada County fire danger
Photo for The Union by John Hart Calfire opened the Grass Valley's Air Attack Base last Friday at Nevada County Air Port.
Downtown Grass Valley, Nevada City offer gifts for mom
Photo for The Union by John Hart Foothill Flowers, 102 W Main St, Grass Valley, workers are making and delivering bouquet of flowers for Mothers Day.
Partnering up to help others
Photo for The Union by John Hart United Ways 5th annual Day of Action in the Grass Valley-Nevada City that teams of volunteer their time, labor and talent to do a project to a United Way's partners agencies or other non-profit. Texas Instruments people volunteer at the Food Bank of Nevada County, Railroad Avenue, Grass Valley Friday afternoon ... (more)
Fri May 10, 2013
Leno segment spurs business for Grass Valley auto detailer
Photo for The Union by Tim O'Brien Grass Valley steam auto detailer filmed a segment with Jay Leno for his automotive website in Burbank on Saturday.
Grass Valley Police hosts GREAT academy
Photo courtesy of Zack LeFerriere. Students play miniature golf at 49er Fun Park in Grass Valley for the activities portion of the Gang Resistance Education And Training Summer Youth Academy during the summer of 2012.
Thu May 09, 2013
Letter Carriers Food Drive Saturday
You can help feed the hungry in Nevada County, and you don't leave home to do it.
Plan it Solar,Inc. and Tru-Line Builders, Inc. Join Forces
Two long-standing Nevada County based companies have joined forces in an exciting new business relationship designed to offer more robust installation services for residential and commercial solar projects.
River Valley Bank Coming to Grass Valley
A new community-based bank is coming to Grass Valley later this summer. Yuba City based River Valley Bank is looking to Grass Valley as its first expansion effort from its successful venture in Yuba City.
San Francisco Theater Group to Visit Nevada County
A San Francisco theater group is bringing a play to Grass Valley for one night only.