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Travel impacts expected today across Sierra

December 13, 2019

Minor to moderate travel impacts are anticipated along Sierra roadways today, as snow levels are expected to drop to 4,000 feet before 4 p.m. Snow accumulation will be less than half an inch today, though...

Supervisors tour Ponderosa defense zone (PHOTO GALLERY)

November 5, 2019

Cal Fire and the Nevada County Fire Safe Council gave Nevada County supervisors and various area officials a firsthand look at work being done on the Ponderosa West Grass Valley Defense Zone Project Tuesday afternoon...

PG&E power outage shuts down most of western Nevada County

October 9, 2019

Nevada County residents are feeling the brunt of Wednesday’s PG&E public safety power shutdown after 43,217 customers had their electricity shut down in the early hours of the morning. Schools, stores, and gas stations are...

First red flag warning in a month issued

August 28, 2019

Nevada County, along with much of the Northern Sierra Nevada, was issued its first red flag warning in about a month Wednesday due to the potential of dry lightning strikes with little to no rainfall....