Unhappy Birthday Surprise
A Penn Valley man got a birthday present he never expected. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says several under cover officers were at the Penn Valley Rodeo over the weekend when they noticed a possible drug transaction.
Monday May 20
Truck Lands in Squirrel Creek after Leaving Highway 20
Haz Mat officials are assessing the environmental damage after a driver lost control of his pickup in Penn Valley early Monday morning.
Tue May 14, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Sacto 911: CHP identifies man who died in high-speed chase
The California Highway Patrol has identified a man who died following a high-speed chase near Donner Summit on Monday as William Orr, 55, of Penn Valley.
Marijuana found in BMW involved in Sierra chase
The California Highway Patrol is trying to determine why a 55-year-old Northern California man led officers on a high-speed, 50-mile chase in the Sierra Nevada that ended his life when he lost control of the BMW he was driving and crashed.
Man who died following high speed chase identified
MAY 14, 2013 - 10:51AM - California Highway Patrol has identified the deceased suspect as 55-year-old Penn Valley, CA resident William Orr.
Wed May 08, 2013
Cop Impersonators in Penn Valley
Law Enforcement is concerned that phoney cops maybe in the area. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says a woman was stopped at Penn Valley Drive and Siesta Drive Monday night by two men.
Authorities seek archer who shot goose in Penn Valley
State Fish and Wildlife wardens are on the hunt for a suspect who shot a goose in Penn Valley with an archery arrow last week.
Mon May 06, 2013
Ranting Mother taken Into Custody
A Penn Valley woman is facing charges after Sheriff's Deputies went to her home to check on a five year old child.
Local Rotary Clubs turn out for day of work
Rotarians from the five western Nevada County Rotary Clubs performed maintenance and clean-up work at the Nevada County Fairgrounds on Saturday for Rotarians at Work Day, an international day of service marked by Rotary Clubs around the world.
Wed May 01, 2013
Two Women Arrested at Separate Locations on Drug Charges
Two women in separate locations were both arrested on methamphetamine charges. Lt Steve Tripp says 56 year old Loree Lynne Wade of Penn Valley was arrested at a Lake Wildwood address.
Classic tunes at Penn Valley Memorial Day show
On May 26, the music of the Beatles and the Beach Boys will fill the Big Stage Pavilion at Western Gateway Park in Penn Valley.
Teen arrested in connection with hit and run that killed dog
Photo for The Union by John Hart A two car accident on Rough & Ready Highway at Rough & Ready Road, Monday afternoon.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
NCCFD Special Meeting Tonight
The Nevada County Consolidated Fire District has called for a special meeting this evening to consider hiring a temporary fire chief to fill in while the search for a permanent one can take more time.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Airman's Death Still Under Investigation
The Nevada County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit has decided to take a closer look at the circumstances surrounding the death of a Beale Airforce Base airman at her off base residence in Penn Valley.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Beale officials identify intelligence officer found dead at her home
A Beale Air Force Base airman who was found dead at her Penn Valley residence Monday night has been identified by Beale officials as Master Sgt.