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UPDATE: Deceased victim in Alpine Meadows avalanche ID’d

January 17, 2020

UPDATE 2:21 P.M.: Sgt. Mike Powers live from Alpine Meadows on today’s avalanche. UPDATE 1:54 P.M.: Sgt. Mike Powers has identified the deceased as Cole Comstock, 34, of Blairsden. UPDATE 1:20 P.M.: Squaw Valley Alpine...






Multiple collisions, spin outs reported in Nevada County

January 16, 2020

Multiple vehicle collisions and spin outs were reported Thursday afternoon as snow dumped in Nevada County. Heavy traffic was reported along Highway 49 between Nevada City and Grass Valley after a silver SUV spun out...


Current highway conditions: Jan. 16, 2020

January 16, 2020

UPDATE 1:06 P.M.: State Route 49 Chains are required on all vehicles except 4-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tire on all four tires from Empire Street in Grass Valley to the west junction of SR 20....





Nancy Pelosi and husband involved in some fishy business

February 11, 2009

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s home district includes San Francisco. Star-Kist Tuna’s headquarters is in San Francisco. Star-Kist is owned by Del Monte Foods and is a major contributor to Pelosi. Star-Kist is the...


Obituary of Janice Collins

January 13, 2020

Janice Ruth Maxey Collins passed away in her home on December 17, 2019. She was 73 years old. A private memorial service will be held by the family. Janice was born on April 16, 1946...





Women’s March this Saturday in Nevada City

January 16, 2020

The Fourth Annual Women’s March is being held at noon Saturday at Robinson Plaza on Coyote Street in downtown Nevada City. The march will coincide with hundreds of local marches across the United States, including...


New webcams give live glimpses of downtown Nevada City

May 10, 2010

Improved webcams are up and running in downtown Nevada City, capturing street shots every 20 seconds and providing a worldwide window to Broad Street. “You can take a look here and see the events,” said...


Burger & Cream opens Grass Valley location

January 12, 2020

About a month ago, Pine Street Burgers sold its Taylorville location to Burger & Cream, a restaurant originally located in Auburn. On Jan. 3, Burger & Cream officially opened a second restaurant in Grass Valley....