Authorities say a local music teacher has been arrested on child pornography charges.
The students at Magnolia Intermediate School will feel the impact of what happened Thursday night for the entire school year.
Instead of accepting cash, Cal Fire says residents are increasingly choosing water instead.
California Highway Patrol video shows Anthony Rissone, 26, being hoisted to safety near the Emerald Pools area, not far from Emigrant Gap.
Fire crews took to the skies as soon as there was enough light to fly on Monday. They were worried what the afternoon weather changes could bring.
Four firefighters who were battling the Lowell Fire in Nevada County are recovering from burns they suffered over the weekend.
Four firefighters battling the Lowell Fire in Nevada County are recovering after being burned Sunday.
An injured hiker had to be rescued by a California Highway Patrol helicopter from the Emerald Pools area.
Fire authorities say a wildfire at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada has burned a little over 2 square miles of drought-stricken timber and not 6 square miles as it was reported.
As thick white smoke billows over Nevada County, an intense firefight continues in this steep terrain.
A new report out of Nevada County paints a grim picture for the fire season, warning that homeless campers could create the perfect storm for a catastrophic wildfire.
He says Cal Fire could do much more to help prevent a devastating blaze. He says for four years, the state has forced many property owners throughout California to pay $117 per year for a state fire prevention fee.