Nevada County


Fire Insurance Hard To Come By For Nevada County Homeowners In California Drought

Many large insurance companies have stopped taking on new policies in some counties including Nevada County and other foothill areas, because of the number of homes in high fire-risk areas.



Running Team Helps Grass Valley Man Stay On Track As He Battles Alzheimer’s

He was so good in college almost 50 years ago that he was eventually inducted into the hall of fame at Chico State for track and field. Since then, he’s had a long and decorated running career.


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Nevada County Wedding Industry Says It’s Taking Big Hit After Ordinance Limits Events

The Nevada County wedding industry knew it would take a hit when the board voted to limit the number of outdoor events, but they never expected it to happen this fast.


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Shelter Surprise: Nevada County Woman’s New Dog Knows Life-Saving Trick

A woman who wanted a shelter dog as a companion for herself and her son instead got much more than that.


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Tough Questions For Yuba County CPS After Mom With Drug History Runs Off With Newborn

The incident comes nearly two years after Yuba County Child Protective Services came under heavy scrutiny when a baby was born with drugs in its system and wound up dead.


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Nevada County Residents Furious Developer Cut Down Redwoods, Sequoias

Nevada County officials were going back and forth on a landscaping plan with property owner Ethan Conrad out of Sacramento, but says ultimately it never gave Conrad permission to chop down the trees.


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Nevada County Sheriff Deputies Find Big Booby-Trapped Drug Bust

Living on a gravel road in rural Nevada County in a home hidden by a long, sloping driveway with signs warning to keep out and a surveillance camera posted in a tree, it’s clear Daniel Meinke liked his privacy.


The weapons seized during Thursday's raid. (Credit: Nevada County Sheriff's Office)

Booby Trap, Drugs And Stash Of Guns Found At Convicted Felon’s Home

A booby trap was among the discoveries made by deputies during a raid of a convicted felon’s home Thursday.


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Dozens Of Neglected Horses Rescued From Nevada County Property

The Nevada County Sheriff’s Department got help from dozens of people to get the wild horses found on a Swenson Avenue property away from danger.


Terry Lamphier (Credit: Facebok)

Former Supervisor Facing Child Porn Charges Sworn In As Grass Valley City Councilman

Demonstrators gathered in front of Grass Valley City Hall to protest the swearing-in of Terry Lamphier, who won the seat in November even as he was being investigated by the district attorney on child porn charges.


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Former Nevada County Supervisor Facing Charges After Child Pornography Investigation

Investigators looking into Supervisor Terry Lamphier in October after concerns were raised in a letter. That didn’t stop voters from electing him to the Grass Valley City Council in November, and many said they didn’t believe the allegations were real.


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Food Bank In Nevada County Moving After Worker Threatened With Knife

A Nevada County food bank is now searching for a new place to do business after a worker giving out turkeys was threatened with a knife.