Writing to Heal Author Molly Fisk's workshop helps cancer patients deal with recovery from illness
Molly Fisk's Writing to Heal workshop for the Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Community Cancer Center doesn't cure cancer, but it has probably mended some souls.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Exposures: I Care: Oakland youth finds purpose in fellowship with others
Joseph Brown, 16, right, finishes a song with Salvation Army Capt. David Kauffman during a guitar lesson at the Salvation Army's Del Oro Music Camp on Thursday in Nevada City.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
New Court for "Quality of Life" Issues
A new court is in the works in Nevada County. Much like Drug Court that developed out of the idea to rehabilitate rather than incarcerate those addicted to drugs, the new court will deal with so called Quality of Life problems, like panhandling, loitering, public drunkenness or illegal camping.
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Weather Window | Truckee lawmen had nerves of steel
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the first in a three-part series, to be published bi-weekly in the Sierra Sun.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Hospice serves breakfast of thanks to community
From left, Esther Morales, DeeDee Mildbrand, and Georgine Wasle,all volunteers for Friends of Hospice, dish up food for Breakfast in the Park Sunday morning at the Nevada City Elks Lodge.
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Nevada Co. assessed value up to $15.7B; Truckee up 4.77%
The total assessed value of residential and commercial properties in Nevada County rose 5.11 percent for the 2014-15 fiscal year, the county assessor's office said.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Super Moon, July 12, 2014
A jet bisects the Super Moon of July 12, 2014. Shot in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains outside of Nevada City, California.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Friendship Club Receives Community Initiative Award of $15K
Support for a group that supports school age girls in Nevada County. Using Community Initiative Fund dollars, Nevada County and the Adult and Family Services Commission , has awarded a 15,000 grant to The Friendship Club.
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.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Two arrested on suspicion of pimping at massage parlors
Police arrested two people Wednesday morning on suspicion of pimping and human trafficking in connection with massage parlors in Auburn and Nevada City.
Brief Council Agenda Tonight
Contrary to Grass Valley, Nevada City's financial situation is pretty good as the new fiscal year gets underway.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
New City Manager Getting Adjusted to Nevada City
Nevada City's New City Manager has been on the job for five days and Mark Prestwich is learning the ins and outs of his new responsibilities.
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.
3 masked men invade Nevada City home, steal car
Three men wearing masks entered the home of a Nevada City man Sunday morning, tying him up and beating him before taking the man's car and leaving, according to Nevada County sheriff's logs.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Local Fourth of July Activities
Nevada City is getting ready for the area's annual Fourth of July parade. Nevada City Chamber of Commerce Executive Director says entries are coming in up until the last minute.
Temple City Tribune
Native American Day One Step Closer as an Official State Holiday
Assemblymember Roger Hernandez announced Assembly Bill 1973 passed the Senate Governmental Organization Committee on a 10-0 bi-partisan vote.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Nevada City Bed and Breakfast Decision Delayed
Due to an unexpected medical issue, the hearing to decide the proposed reopening of a bed and breakfast in Nevada City has been postponed.
Bank Robbery Investigation Continues
Nevada City Police continue to investigate a bank robbery at the Tri-Counties Bank branch a couple of weeks ago.