1 hr ago
Big Bear Sighting Off Brunswick Rd
A big brown bear spotted off Brunswick Road near Loma Rica Road this morning. A mother and daughter on their way into Grass Valley on Brunswick Road caught sight of the bear as they were driving by around 10:00 AM.
5 hrs ago
Crash crushes car into storefront
A pick-up truck reportedly pushed a car into the wall of CVS in the Glenbrook Basin around 4:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon.
6 hrs ago
Incumbent Grass Valley councilman seeks reelection
Jason Fouyer has pulled papers for the general election this November, and the incumbent Grass Valley City Councilman has confirmed that he does intend to run for reelection.
11 hrs ago
Grass Valley OKs $10,000 for Chamber, questions Jeep tours
That's enough to fund the visitor's center, but the chamber was also seeking an additional $20,000 necessary to start a Jeep tours business.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Back to School Immunization Clinic Thursday
The Nevada County Public Health Department's Immunization Program is offering a special Vaccination Clinic at the Grass Valley Veteran's Hall on Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 1pm-4pm.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Final Week for Children's Reading Programs
It's the final week for some of the children and teen summer activities sponsored by the Nevada County Library.
Three to be honored at Nevada County Fair
Bill Schultz, Rose Thompson, and William Wetherall, have been named to the Nevada County Fair's Hall of Fame.
Grass Valley's Earth Circle Organics: Salmonella recall a precaution
Earth Circle Organics, a Grass Valley company offering raw, organic and superfood products, was notified by its supplier last week of possible salmonella contamination in the company's organic carob powder product.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Penn Valley, 14681 Oak Meadow Road, August 5, all day
Here it is! Garage sale extraordinaire! You get 2 garages, one for 3 cars, the other for 2 cars, 5 homes, 40 acres that are already split into 2 parcels, a pond, NID water, Kentucky fencing, privacy and rolling green pasture, hills and trees, as far as the eye can see! You'll be only 12 minutes to Grass Valley and Nevada City, minutes to Lake ... (more)
Grass Valley Attorney Elected Treasurer of State Bar
The Board of Trustees of the State Bar of California elected Grass Valley City Attorney Michael G. Colantuono Treasurer of the Bar for the 2014-2015 year on July 18th.
Names of Nevada County Civil Grand Jury members released to public
At a swearing-in ceremony at the Nevada County Superior Court, the Honorable Thomas M. Anderson, Judge of the Nevada County Superior Court and the Presiding Judge of the Grand Jury, impaneled the 2014-2015 Nevada County Civil Grand Jury on June 13. The panel is unique in that only two states, California and Nevada, utilize the county civil grand ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Local Official Elected to State Level Position
A local government official has been elected to a state organization's leadership team.
Hemig: Grass Valley crime stats improving, but still work to do
In my column on April 3, I explained that The Union has a responsibility to report the happenings of this community.
Third Home Invasion Robbery Suspect Accepts Plea Deal
A third defendant of a brutal Grass Valley home invasion robbery is accepting a plea agreement.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Union Democrat
Strawberry Fall Festival takes shape for Sept. 11
Additional performers will include Joe and Hattie Craven, Tom Ball and Kenny Sultan, Sourdough Slim and Robert Armstrong, and more to come.
The Daily Democrat
Woodland school district welcomes new Douglass principal
Filling the final vacancy for next year, Woodland School Board trustees have appointed Derek Cooper as the new principal of Douglass Middle School.
Not In My Backyard
A group of residents in one Grass Valley neighborhood are not happy with the plan of a housing facility for low income, mentally ill, potentially homeless residents of Nevada County.
Organic carob powder recalled nationwide over salmonella
Earth Circle Organics, a company based in Grass Valley, is pulling a number of lots of its Organic Carob Powder with expiration dates of June 5, 2015.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Good Police Work Catches Hit and Run Driver in GV
Some good police work by a Grass Valley officer led to the arrest of a hit and run driver Wednesday morning.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Dignity Health, Anthem Blue Cross continue talks beyond contract termination deadline
San Francisco-based Dignity Health and Anthem Blue Cross have gone into overtime on negotiations for a new contract, but both sides appeared confident of an eventual agreement.