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Nevada City, Grass Valley hope to salvage future from Consolidated's 'big flip' on shared fire servi | TheUnion.com
Grass Valley and Nevada City officials, still reeling from Nevada County Consolidated's surprise move last week to independently appoint its own new fire chief, said they still hope to save at least some value out of the three-agency pact they worked on since early this year.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Grass Valley FD Plots its Next Move
The Grass Valley and Nevada City Fire Departments are plotting their next move, after they thought they were close to an agreement to share a chief with the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District.
Nevada City's Reinette Senum to receive Col. Bill Lambert Award
Former mayor and longtime Nevada City community leader Reinette Senum has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the 25th Annual Col.
Bed and Breakfast Owners Win Appeal
A Nevada City couple wanting to re-open a Bed-and-Breakfast on Spring Street that has been closed for years will be allowed to do so after all.
This map shows Golden Oaks, Lodestar and Sunshine Valley trail easements.
Any hikers or history buffs interested in walking a re-creation of the circa-1884 Overland Emigrant Trail traveled by pioneers in south Nevada County may have to buy a long-term planning calendar.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Parole Checks Lead to Arrests
Officers from Grass Valley Police Department, Nevada City Police and California Parole officers worked together providing parole checks around Nevada County Tuesday.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Motorists should plan for overnight I-80 detours for two days in September
Motorists planning to travel overnight on Interstate 80 over two days next month will have to take 56-mile detour as part of the California Department of Transportation's Raise 80 project.
Mandatory Water Restrictions Enacted
Statistics show Nevada County water users have done a good job cutting back during the drought, but water restrictions are now mandatory.
Nevada County to push governor for - continuing fire emergency' declaration
Despite public protests, Nevada County will ask Gov. Jerry Brown to declare a "continuing fire emergency" in the rural counties, thereby enlisting federal wildfire prevention help.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Community welcomes new physicians
Frances Canet, MD Dr. Canet joins Regional Cardiology Associates . She will be part of the active staff in the hospital's Department of Medicine with cardiology privileges.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Supporters run, walk for the arts
The Voices of California choir harmonizes at the 16th annual Race for the Arts at the William Land Park on Saturday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Nevada City Suspect Caught with Goods in Grass Valley
A suspect in a burglary in Nevada City was caught with the stolen item in Grass Valley several hours after the theft was reported.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Recycling Key to Waste Management Future Plan
Waste Management is announcing a change to the recycling station in the parking lot of the SPD store on Zion St., and some soon to come changes at the McCourtney Rd. Transfer Station.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Batwa Challenge Funds Kellerman Projects in Uganda
Two hundred runners and walkers supporting a local, international humanitarian effort in Nevada City Saturday morning.
Overnight I-80 Closure Slated For September 9-10
The dates have been set for the upcoming Raise 80 Project, and the detour through Nevada County that comes with it Caltrans spokeswoman Rochelle Jenkins says the Magra Road Bridge will be lifted during that time.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Nevada County resident Michael Stone featured at - River of Bliss' over Labor Day weekend
Michael Stone will be a guest presenter over Labor Day weekend at a four-day retreat, Aug. 29-Sept.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fire Agencies Closer to Sharing One Chief
Three area fire departments are getting closer to an agreement to share administrative services, yet maintain their individual identities.
Nevada City Film Fest to add Student Showcase
The 14th Annual Nevada City Film Festival, Sept. 4th-7th, will feature a brand-new program this year, featuring brand-new filmmakers.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Nevada City Looks To Strengthen Smoking Ordinance
Nevada City is looking to toughen up its anti-smoking ordinance. Since 2012, it has been illegal to smoke on the streets in the City's Historical District, but enforcement of the ordinance has been difficult.
Warrant Check Nets Two Near Illegal Camp
Nevada City Police make a couple of arrests near an area where temporary campsites are often set up.