Parent Teacher Club President Accused of Embezzlement
A 35 year old Penn Valley woman has been charged with allegedly using $11,000 of a school's parent teacher club fund for personal needs.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
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Truckee family center helps with human toll of Sierra drought
From left are Family Resource Center of Truckee family advocates and AmeriCorps volunteers Jackie McKinney and Jennifer Koch; family services coordinator Maggie Hargrave; program director Emily Diepenheim; legal advocate and mediator Elizabeth Balmin; and managing attorney Brian Gonsalves.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Penn Valley man pleads no contest to theft of vehicle
A Penn Valley man pleaded no contest in Nevada County Superior Court Thursday to vehicle theft in return for a potential sentence of 180 days in county jail.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Vehicle Stopped in Middle of the Road Leads to Arrest for Pot
A white Cadillac with out-of-state plates and a malfunctioning light caught the attention of a Sheriff's deputy in Penn Valley Monday morning a little after 2:00AM.
Nevada City man dies in 3-car crash on Highway 20
A Nevada City man was killed Tuesday night in a three-car crash on Highway 20 just west of Rough and Ready Highway.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Repeat Offender Arrested With Siginificant Quantity of Meth
A Penn Valley woman who has been in jail for drug related charges in the past finds herself behind bars again, this time for being in possession of a significant amount of methamphetamine.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Special Delivery from Penn Valley Post Office to Jail
A suspect that knew he had too much to drink and had smoked some marijuana thought it was a good idea to park and sleep athe Penn Valley post office.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
County Offers Non-Financial Support for Penn Valley Community Center
Earlier this month the Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved letters of support for the Penn Valley Community Foundation in its efforts to build a new Penn Valley Community Center, which would include a new and expanded library station.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Golden past: How mining shaped western Nevada County
Photo courtesy of Searls Library Hard-rock miners ride an electric trolley, pulling a string of ore cars at the 2,000 foot level of the Idaho-Maryland Mine.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Rent a chicken: Youthful venture gives people a trial run at hen-rearing
Sisters Morgan, Molly and Macey Fowler are taking deposits now for spring delivery signups of backyard chickens and coops as part of their new business, Backyard Hens.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Smartsville trailer engulfed in flames
A fifth wheel travel trailer engulfed in flames lit up the sky at about 9 p.m. Friday on Mooney Flat Road in Smartsville.