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Nevada County has 299 COVID-19 cases

UPDATE on July 31, 2020 Nevada County reached 299 total coronavirus cases on Friday, a rise of six from the day before. Western county had 149 cases, and eastern county has 150. There were 44...



Nevada County unveils wildfire and evacuation dashboard

The Nevada County Office of Emergency Services unveiled a new tool Tuesday it hopes will be residents’ one-stop shop for emergency preparedness. The Ready Nevada County Dashboard brings together emergency planning and forecasting tools with...






South Lake Tahoe man dies in apparent drowning

A 21-year-old South Lake Tahoe man was pronounced dead Tuesday night after he was pulled from Lake Tahoe near Timber Cove Pier, South Lake Tahoe Police said. Police and witnesses said the man, whose name...




1 dead in Interstate 80 crash

A woman died in a one-vehicle crash near Drum Forebay Road, close to Blue Canyon, authorities said. Ashley Ramos was a passenger in a 2007 Honda Civic around 4:35 p.m. Sunday when the wreck happened....






Roadwork schedule though August 8

LONG-TERM PROJECTS State Route 49 (Placer County) from the I-80/SR 49 interchange to Dry Creek Road: Construction began June 17, 2019 on a $42.4 million project in Auburn. The project will rehabilitate existing pavement and drainage,...


Fatal accident on Interstate 80 Wednesday

Law enforcement closed Interstate 80 Wednesday afternoon shortly after a fatal accident near the Donner Pass Road exit east of Downtown Truckee. According to the California Highway Patrol, a driver from Modesto in a 1991...