Nevada County Newswire (Page 5)

Nevada County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nevada County, CA. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 3,019 in Nevada County, CA

  1. Nevada County blotter: Goats stolen from Burke RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | The Union

    The woman had a black eye and is pregnant. 11:06 a.m. - A caller in the 10000 block of Mote Lane reported that her grandchildren were dropped off by their mother about four to five days ago, and that the mother hadn't returned for the children.

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  2. Sheriff's Deputy Fires at Thief SuspectRead the original story

    Monday Jul 4 | Knco radio

    Two men have been arrested and one is accused of trying to run down a Nevada County Sheriff's Deputy with a stolen car. The Nevada County Sheriff's Office says 24-year-old John Holley was trying to steal a vehicle from a towing service in Grass Valley early Saturday morning when an officer responded.

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  3. Nevada City to Host Annual July Fourth ParadeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Knco radio

    Western Nevada County celebrates the fourth of July with a parade, which alternates years between Grass Valley and Nevada City, and has for over ahundred years. This year, it's in Nevada City, and Nevada City Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Cathy Whittlesey says they have about 50 entries this year, and are still taking more There's also entertainment on the street, including in front of the National Hotel.

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  4. Drought impact on Sierra forests starting to show in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Union

    ... estimated 66 million trees have died over the past half-dozen years in California's southern Sierra. Western Nevada County has been hit by a recent rise in dead or dying trees, as a growing amount of brown is seen among the green hillside pines of ...

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  5. Nevada County deputy fires weapon, no one hurt; 2 face chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Union

    A Nevada County deputy early Sunday fired his weapon - injuring no one - after a suspect tried to run him down with a vehicle, authorities said. The deputy, whose name wasn't released, fired at John Patrick Holley, 24, of Citrus Heights, just after midnight after responding to a report of suspicious circumstances at Kilroy's, 12077 Highway 49, according to the Nevada County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Nevada County blotter: Woman calls 911, wants to discuss her life storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Union

    The store owner, however, said Coca Cola didn't own the machine. 10:14 a.m. - A caller in the 12000 block of Lakeshore South reported an attempted burglary.

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  7. Nevada County officials expect vote on Dollar General projects before year endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Union

    ... and Rough and Ready areas. The Planning Commission is expected to vote on the projects before the year ends. Nevada County officials say they're weeks away from receiving a draft Environmental Impact Report on three Dollar General stores, and that a ...

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  8. Nevada and Placer counties working together to combat drug abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Union

    ... Medical Society to bring together a coalition to address safe prescribing practices and pain management. The Nevada County Public Health Department is working together with the Placer County Health and Human Services Agency, emergency room ...

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  9. Parade, fireworks scheduled for July Fourth in Nevada CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Union

    The July Fourth festivities kick off in Nevada County with a parade in downtown Nevada City and culminate in a fireworks show at the fairgrounds. The parade along Broad Street in Nevada City starts at 11 a.m. Monday, though onlookers are encouraged to arrive early with lawn chairs and secure a good spot to watch.

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  10. Vic Ferrera handled wildfires and storms as program manager with Nevada County OESRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Union

    ... Gulserian, Butte County emergency services manager, will succeed him. Ferrera has worked about 10 years for Nevada County. Before that he served with the Air Force for 28 years. His military career complemented his job with the county. In the Air ...

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  11. Grass Valley man takes nearly eight-year plea agreement in crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Union

    A Grass Valley man charged with a slew of offenses allegedly racked up during a four-month-long crime spree has taken a plea agreement in return for a potential sentence of seven years, eight months in state prison. Michael Heller has been in county jail with bail currently set at $300,000 bail since his August 2015 arrest by the Grass Valley/Nevada City Joint Investigation Team, in cooperation with the Nevada County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit on charges involving two vehicle pursuits, two vehicle thefts, operating a chop shop, being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, criminal conspiracy, and possession/distribution of stolen property.

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  12. Suspect identified in homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Union

    Detectives from the Nevada County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit have identified a Grass Valley man as "a person of interest" in the murder of Donald Mark Ormsby. Authorities have made no arrests in the death of Ormsby, 51, but on Friday named Christopher Lee Bancroft, 26, as a suspect.

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  13. Air Quality Health AdvisoryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Knco radio

    The Nevada County Public Health Officer and the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District are issuing a joint air quality advisory to notify the public of potentially poor air quality conditions through the 4th of July caused by the Trailhead Fire burning in Placer and El Dorado Counties. If you smell or see smoke around you, please take the following actions: a Minimize outdoor activities even if you are healthy; a Stay indoors with doors and windows closed as much as possible; if possible, run the air conditioner on the "recirculate" setting; a People with asthma should follow their asthma management plan; a Contact your doctor if you have symptoms of cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, or severe fatigue.

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  14. TasK Force Will Patrol for Illegal Fireworks UseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Knco radio

    Starting tonight a task force of area fire and law enforcement officers from numerous agencies in Nevada County will be out patrolling the area looking for illegal fireworks use. Nevada County Consolidated Fire Chief Jim Turner says the task force has been in use for quite a while now.

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  15. 650 marijuana plants seized by Nevada County Narcotics Task Force,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Knco radio

    On June 29, 2016 at approximately 4:30 PM, the Nevada County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force executed two separate search warrants in the 10000 block of Aladdins Court off of Cook Road, located in the Rough and Ready area. Upon arriving at the first location, detectives contacted and detained three subjects one of which was identified as Pirscilla Anokhei, years old from Bahrain.

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  16. Grass Valley man held on drug sale chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Union

    ... of the afternoon, blocking in a deputy - the day before his three-year term of probation was set to end. Nevada County Sheriff's Deputy Matt Morgan testified that Sauceda was asleep in his running vehicle in the exit of the Golden Chain motel on ...

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  17. Authorities say Sacramento man tried to bring 800 lbs. of fireworks into Nevada CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Union

    A Sacramento man accused of trying to bring some 800 pounds of fireworks into Nevada County was charged early Wednesday with a count of possession of fireworks without a permit, authorities state. Authorities spotted Gonzales at the agriculture inspection facility, on Interstate 80 near the border of Nevada and California, said John Hotchkiss, fire captain specialist with Cal Fire.

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  18. Nevada County drug-alcohol treatment facility to undergo renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Union

    ... to 19 when it opens again sometime next year. The Bost House, used as a residential drug treatment facility by Nevada County, will undergo renovations over the next several months before its anticipated 2017 reopening. County officials also have ...

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  19. Cosmetique Spa and Boutique to close in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Union

    ... "It's just fun and creative." She's worked the majority of her career as a hairstylist. After relocating to Nevada County nearly 30 years ago, Deardorff has worked in various salons, and owned a couple of salons, as well. Eventually, she was forced ...

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  20. Parking Restrictions At Purdon Crossing LotRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Knco radio

    ... new regulation will allow the two spaces for 72-hour parking for people accessing China Bar camping Green says Nevada County also has a new regulation that allows them to crack down more on parking along the access road. He says the lot is often ...

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