Nevada County Supervisors Advance Ordinance Limiting Outdoor Events On Private PropertyAfter 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.
Hutto Fire Near Smartsville Fully Contained At 38 AcresSeveral outbuildings were burned, but fire fighters managed to save homes from a vegetation fire burning near Smartsville in Nevada County.
California Men Busted With 68 Pounds Of Pot At Nevada BorderA California Highway Patrolman stopped the rental box truck for failure to stay in one lane while headed east on I-80 west of Reno about 9:30 p.m. Sunday.
'Trimmigrants' Flocking To Nevada County For Marijuana Harvest JobsThe 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.
Sacramento County Deputy Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen Formally ChargedFormal charges have been filed against the former Sacramento County deputy accused of sexually assaulting a boy for several years.
Chain Saw Massacre Averted At Nevada County Bar When Man's Weapon StallsWhen the victim slapped Burton in the face and pushed him down, Burton allegedly went and grabbed his chain saw from his truck, started it up, and brought it into the bar.
Missing San Jose Miner's Body Identified In Nevada CountyThe body of missing miner Walter Steever was discovered on Wednesday and positively identified on Thursday.
Male Body Found In Search Vicinity Of Missing San Jose MinerA man's body has been found Wednesday afternoon near the South Yuba River, where sheriff's deputies have been searching for a missing miner.
Search For Missing San Jose Miner Continues In Nevada County HillsThe Nevada County Sheriff’s Department and a team of volunteers searched a rural area near Owl Creek Road in Nevada City.
Grass Valley Woman Mistakenly Texts Drug Deal To Narcotics DetectiveLt. Steven Tripp says Jessie Mulligan tried to text a friend on Friday to say she had some drugs to sell, but she messed up the number and ended up texting a narcotics detective.
Medical Marijuana Overgrows Tough To Enforce In Nevada CountyWith only two full-time deputies and lots of rural space, Nevada County has only responded to one-third of marijuana complaints in 2013.
Dozens Of Suspicious Red Trucks Reported In Grass Valley After Abduction ClaimsSince the middle of September, he says there have been numerous reports involving a man trying to lure young children into his red truck around schools, bus stops and homes.
Grass Valley Froyo Shop Caught Between History And Bathroom RegulationsInside Culture Shock, it’s no surprise to find a flurry of flavors and tubs of tempting problems. This place has just about everything, including a place to sit. Forty years after opening on historic Mill Street, someone complained to the county that the froyo shop doesn’t have a bathroom.
Nevada County Deputies Ditch Shredded Marijuana Along Hiking TrailsDeputies 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.
Investigators: Illegal Items Found In Home Of Sacramento Deputy Accused Of Molestation “During their search, we did recover also a couple other items which are illegal,” Royal said. “One was what we believe are anabolic steroids for injection purposes, and also pills we believe are ecstasy."