Nevada County


2 Homes Destroyed In Wildfire Near Grass Valley

It’s the call no one wants to get while away from their home.


trail fight

Public Access To Old Emigrant Trail Banned For Two Years By Nevada County Supervisors

The Nevada County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to ban public access to the old Emigrant Trail that runs through three subdivisions near Grass Valley.



Nevada County Supervisors Advance Ordinance Limiting Outdoor Events On Private Property

After almost eight hours of discussion, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors voted to approve an ordinance that will only allow four commercial outdoor events at local venues a year. The move is a blow to the local wedding industry.


Scene of the pursuit and crash early Thursday morning. (Credit: CBS13)

Pursuit Ends In Crash In Grass Valley

A suspect is in custody after a reported pursuit ended in a crash early Thursday morning.


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CHP, Bureau Of Land Management Officers Hurt In Shootout With Suspect

Authorities say two officers were hurt during a confrontation with a suspect in a remote area north of Nevada City.


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Grand Jury: Nevada Irrigation District Water Rate Increases Could Have Been Avoided

The increase for the next five years could have been avoided, according to a grand jury report. It states the board of directors spent the last several years drawing on its cash reserves to keep customer rates steady, without a plan to have rates keep pace with demand.


bear scare

Bear Sneaks Into Nevada County Woman’s Kitchen Searching For Snack

While there are typically a lot of bear sightings in the area, especially during this time of the year, it’s still unusual to have a bear open the door and make itself at home.


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Wedding Industry Worries Nevada County Ordinance Could Drive Away Business

Weddings are a multi-million-dollar industry with around 400 ceremonies held in Nevada County every year, but venue owners fear a new ordinance will send brides looking elsewhere.


Credit: CBS13

Sheriff: Missing Snowboarder Hiked Himself Out

A snowboarder who had been missing since Monday in the Castle Peak area has been found safe, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office says.



More Rain, Snow Heading Toward Northern California

More rain and snow are headed toward California after a dousing overnight


stolen stuff

Second Thief Comes Forward To Repay Part Of Debt To Nevada County School

Here in the kitchen at Grizzly Hill Elementary, they cook local, organic food for students. That organic thief is what someone came to steal.


watch out

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.