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Hidden Trap Door Found During Grass Valley Drug Bust That Ended With 15 Arrests

Police initially went to the motel for a report of people being in a motel room that was supposed to be vacant. They ended up with a big bust, drugs, guns and even a mysterious trap door.


Some of the items discovered in Friday's investigation. (Credit: Grass Valley Police Department)

Grass Valley Hotel Manager And 14 Others Arrested Following Raid

More than a dozen people were arrested after an investigation uncovered a stash of drugs and guns inside of a hotel room.


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Mr. G and Jellybean: A Burro And Goat Love Story Taking The Internet By Storm

The unlikely pair spent a decade in a 12-by-12 dirt plot with little food and water with no shade, shed or barn. They were rescued from a life of neglect in Southern California, but they were split up and sent to different sanctuaries.


Rare Gold Coins

Rare Gold Coins Found In Backyard On Display Before Auction

The story grabbed headlines around the world: A California couple found buried treasure in their backyard in the form of gold coins worth more than $10 million.


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Grass Valley Transgender Teen Shares His Journey To Help Others

Born a girl, the last of 6 children, the 17-year-old left a letter for his mom that put into words what he felt for so long, but never quite knew how to say it.


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Grass Valley Jewelry Thieves Get Head-Start After Phone Line Disconnected

As soon as they broke into Grass Valley Gold and Silver, the alarm went off. But because the owners had disconnected their land line, the police were never called.


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Nevada County Parents Warned About Reported Near-Abductions

A 6-year-old girl and a 16-year-old boy may have been approached by the same man. Deputies are hesitant with these kinds of reports, but in both cases, they say the information seems very credible.



Neighbors Say Grass Valley Officials Deceived Them With Mall Proposal

The Dorsey Drive interchange has been talked about for nearly 25 years, but now that it is being built, some neighbors are saying the city deceived them.


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Energy Bills From Warm, Dry Winter Forcing Grass Valley Business To Close

The owner of Valentina’s Bistro and Cafe is going out of business and says the weather is the reason why.


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Gas, Water Leak At Mobile Home Park Leaves Some Residents In The Cold

Water was bubbling up through cracks in the street at a mobile home park in Grass Valley, causing power and heat to be cut off for some residents.


Steakhouse burns

Backroom Steakhouse Burns Down Despite Being Next Door To Firehouse

Fire crews could not get to the empty restaurant in time to save it. Now it is blackened and charred — no longer the red iconic building that once stood out along the country road.


Credit: CBS13

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. The 29 dogs were left outside without food, and now the owner could be facing abuse charges.