A fire tore through a small Nevada City home, trapping a mother and her disabled son inside. While the mother called 911 to get help, it would be too late.
Authorities say two people have been found dead after a fire at a Nevada City home early Friday morning.
In the town of old-fashioned charm and wonder, the quaint comfort of bed and breakfasts is becoming hard to find.
City leaders in Nevada City voted to turn off the lights in the downtown historic district 10 months of the year, upsetting business owners. Protesters took to the streets wearing lights to send a message: keep the lights on.
Nevada City is considering strengthening its smoking ordinance in its historic district to possibly make the offense a misdemeanor in addition to the hefty fine.
A man and a woman are under arrest on pimping charges after an investigation into suspicious activities at two Placer County massage parlors.
Under the city’s guidelines, a warming center is opened at the veterans hall. But the Nevada City city manager says if the hall is rented out, it can’t be used as a homeless shelter.
The tree fell onto the family’s home minutes after a mom, her two children and 9-month-old baby had left for school.
The incident happened Friday morning in the 13000 block of Winding Way and Valley View Road, according to Cal Fire. The tree reportedly caused major damage.
The marijuana harvest season is in full force, and more people are on the streets with more money to spend, but some are saying those profits aren’t enough.
A routine traffic stop landed a Nevada City woman in jail, and now it may send her back to a country she hasn’t seen in nearly 15 years.
Deputies typically bury confiscated plants, since the marijuana goes bad once it’s in the ground. But this time they shredded it in a wood chipper with bamboo and branches, and left it on the side of the trails.