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Holiday events brace for storm
Museum volunteers move a caboose and flat car using a Plymouth engine to pull the cars in July at the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum in Nevada City.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Economic Forecast Presentation Thursday
The economic forecast for the upcoming year is being presented this week in Grass valley.
State Retirement System Gets $300 Million
The California Public Employee Retirement System is getting nearly 300-million dollars from a government settlement with J-P Morgan Chase for peddling fraudulent securities.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Cold Weather Shelters May Open Tonight
With the weather turning cold, Nevada County's homeless will be looking for a warm and dry place to spend the night.
Cold Weather Tips From PG and E
Temperatures in Nevada County are dropping below freezing and it may be tempting to find a way to heat up your room or parts of your house.
Locals Meet to Discuss Potential Effects of Fukashima Disaster
A group of local residents spearheaded by naturalists and herbalists is regularly meeting to discuss the effects of one of the largest nuclear accidents in history on Nevada County.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Infidelity, Car Chase, and Grand Theft Keep Sheriff Busy Over Weekend
It's not quite a case of three's company. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says deputies went to a home on Loma Rica Drive home early this morning to a report of domestic violence.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Las Vegas Review Journal
Criminal probe of two carbon monixide deaths nears end
A criminal investigation into the deaths of two men in Truckee due to carbon monoxide poisoning last month is nearing an end.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Court fireworks, but Burning Man deal likely done
Organizers of the annual weeklong celebration of self-expression and eclectic art known as Burning Man and a Nevada county where it is held thought they had resolved their legal dispute over the festival.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Council Approves Additional Signs, Probation Agreement, and Sewer Ordinance
New businesses and commercial endeavors that move into Grass Valley will have to meet higher standards when it comes to releasing waste-water into the Grass Valley sewer system.
Dozens of starving dogs rescued from property in Northern California
A California man who claimed to have been unable to afford food for his nearly 30 dogs, surrendered them to officials in Nevada County, Calif., reported Monday's CBS Sacramento News.
NC Juvenile Hall Rents Out Beds
It's being called a win-win situation for everyone. Nevada County has had fewer juvenile offenders, so available beds at the Juvenile Hall are being leased out to other counties.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Truckee officials urge carbon monoxide awareness after deaths
Two Truckee Police Department officers found the men dead inside a home at 13600 Weisshorn Avenue in Tahoe Donner on Oct. 26. The officers soon began suffering respiratory issues and left the residence, which had "very high" levels of carbon monoxide, according to police.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Authorities remove 29 dogs from Nevada County property
More than two dozen dogs in poor condition have been seized from a property in rural Nevada County, sheriff's officials said.
29 Dogs Found Starving On Nevada County Property
They were hungry, skinny and neglected. Dozens of dogs that were in danger of starvation are recovering at local shelters.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
2 arrests in pot bust on I-80 near NV-CA line
Two California men have been arrested on drug charges after state troopers found more than 68 pounds of marijuana in their rental truck after pulling them over on U.S. Interstate 80 near the California-Nevada line.
Wind Aids Law Enforcement During Stop
The recent high winds actually help law enforcement officers arrest one man for possession of dangerous drugs.
County unemployment rate drops
Nevada County businesses are getting a look at the overall labor force for the first time since October's government shutdown, to see a declining pool of workers as the area's unemployment rate continues to slowly drop.
Jennifer Greenfield, gift ahop coordinator for Empire Mine Park Association.
Shown is one of the Gold Rush-themed miniatures for sale in the gift shop at Empire Mine State Historic Park.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Five arrests stem from alleged officer-observed drug sale
After officers reportedly witnessed a drug transaction involving a Grass Valley man, members of the Nevada County Sheriff's Office's drug task force were able to follow a trail that led to an apartment building and four more arrests Thursday.