14 hrs ago
Backroom Steakhouse building burns to ground
The building that housed the former Backroom Steakhouse, an iconic hole-in-the-wall restaurant in Peardale along Colfax Highway, burned to the ground early Tuesday morning.
15 hrs ago
Marin Independent Journal
Marin supervisors OK San Rafael's Civic Center Drive traffic plan
A plan to spruce up the northern entrance to the Civic Center campus while providing traffic, pedestrian, bike and other improvements got the green light from the Board of Supervisors amid a call for design and environmental details.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Doing laundry a good time at Gold Run
Steve Switzer, co-owner of the Gold Run Laundromat in Grass Valley, shows off a new mural of a Chinese laundry looking out on Broad St. in Nevada City.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Nevada City man hit, killed by plumbing van in Marin
An unidentified 38-year-old Napa man was driving a van that collided with a Nevada City man walking in front of the Marin County Civic Center in San Rafael, killing the pedestrian, police said.
Kettle campaign helps Nevada County Salvation Army
The Gold country Celtic Society is one of many local groups that help by ringing that bell.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
2 species found that owe lives to Giant Sequoias
Randall Frizzell, the namesake for one of the species, climbs a tree to service traps in the Sierra Nevada in California.
Christmas at Railroad Museum set for Saturday
Christmas at the Railroad Museum will take place Saturday. Rosie, 6, and mother Sarah Berg of Nevada City pose for a picture with Narrow Gauge Engine #5 and the Christmas tree at last year's event.
Toy and Food Run will Block Traffic Tomorrow
The 22nd Annual Nevada County Food and Toy run will bring hundreds of motorcycle riders to Nevada City tomorrow morning bearing food and toys for local children and families.Toy Run founder Thom Staser says the motorcycles will leave the Rood Center at Noon .
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Marin Independent Journal
San Rafael pedestrian struck and killed by van near Civic Center
Law enforcement officials investigate the death of a pedestrian who was allegedly struck and killed by the vehicle in the foreground at the farmers market on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 near the Marin County Civic Center in San Rafael, Calif.
Nevada City Hires New Police Officer
A new Nevada City Police Officer was sworn in yesterday, though he is already well known to many in the community.
City Council to Discuss Drought Preparedness
With the recent snowfall and cold weather, a potential water shortage may be the furthest thing from your mind, but it will be a key topic at tonight's Nevada City City Council Meeting City Manager Dave Brennan says the team would be made up of city officials such as himself and the Public Works Director, and also a Drought Technical Advisory ... (more)
Grass Valley car cllision sends 2 to hospital
Two people were injured in an accident on Colfax Avenue in Grass Valley Wednesday afternoon.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
A wealth of good eats and treats for holiday gifts in Nevada County
It's that time of year again when giving and thinking about others is on the mind.
Cindy Moon Receives Kilroy Award
The Nevada City Chamber of Commerce presents the prestigious Kilroy award, established in 1969, annually to a citizen whose efforts help make Nevada City a better community.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Vets Building Open As Shelter One More Night
Tonight figures to be the last night for awhile that the Veterans Building in Nevada City will be open as a warming shelter for the homeless.
Bombs of Beauty Hit Nevada County
When most people think of graffiti, visions of gang signs, spray paint, and bad language, sprawled across buildings and signs in the community come to mind.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Icy conditions close schools in Grass Valley
THAT IS A CHECK OF YOURw3r BACK OVER TO YOU GUYS. ICY ROADS FORCING DOZENS OF SCHOOLS TO CANCEL CLASSES FOR THE DAY.ok KCRA 3'S OR DOZEN -- LETICIA ORDAZ IS LIVE THE A ONE OF THE SCHOOLS.
Diaz announces reelection campaign for clerk-recorder
Gregory J. Diaz, incumbent Clerk-Recorder of Nevada County, announced Monday that he will seek reelection for a second full term next June.
Snow, and then some
The snow didn't stop this person from taking a walk Saturday morning on Zion and Sacramento streets in Nevada City.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Farmer Bob dies Saturday
Bob Keyser, 56, better know as Farmer Bob, owner of Farmer Bob's produce stand in Grass Valley, died of an apparent heart attack on Saturday afternoon.