Nevada County

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Nevada County CA’s booming arts and culture scene

Nevada County CA’s booming arts and culture scene

CALIFORNIA IS WORLD RENOWNED FOR ITS arts and culture — from Hollywood, the Getty Museum and Walt Disney Concert Hall in the south to San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall, the Mondavi Center and Crocker Art Museum in the north. Our region, though smaller than a big city on the coast, is gaining more visibility as...

YubaNet.com
Tahoe National Forest Issues Lowell Fire Forest Closure

Jul 27, 2015

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 27, 2015 - Forest Supervisor Tom Quinn signed an emergency closure order for selected National Forest System lands, roads and trails on the Tahoe National Forest related to the Lowell Fire, effective today, July 27, 2015. This order provides for fire suppression and support personnel safety, as well as public...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Art Works Gallery celebrates its fifth anniversary on August 8

Art Works Gallery celebrates its fifth anniversary on August 8

THE ART MARKET IS HOT, FROM NEW York auction houses to the internet to Main Street galleries. Picasso’s “Les Femmes d’ Alger” sold for a record $179 million this spring. Etsy, an e-commerce website focused on local art, jewelry and vintage items, also went public this spring and now is worth $1.5 billion. Our local...

YubaNet.com
Air quality health advisory expanded in the Lowell Fire area

Jul 27, 2015

July 27, 2015 - The Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District is updating and expanding its air quality health advisory for July 27 and 28. Smoky conditions are likely to be experienced in parts of Plumas, Sierra and Nevada County due to smoke fr...

Jeff Pellines Sierra Foothills Report
Auburn Journal gets it wrong on Lowell Fire on Page 1

Auburn Journal gets it wrong on Lowell Fire on Page 1

The Auburn Journal erroneously reported “Lowell Fire chars 4,000 acres near Alta” on its front page. I guess it didn’t get the memo that the fire had been downgraded in size in time for its print deadline. There’s an art … Continue reading

Jeff Pellines Sierra Foothills Report
Lowell Fire has burned 1,700 acres; could be contained by August 1

Lowell Fire has burned 1,700 acres; could be contained by August 1

The Lowell Fire has burned 1,700 acres and is 20 percent contained, CalFire is reporting this morning. CalFire estimates it could contain the wildfire by August 1. The fire threatens 1,800 structures in Nevada and Placer counties. Some 1,424 firefighters … Continue reading

Jeff Pellines Sierra Foothills Report
Now two reporter vacancies at The Union; could “Bored Georgeman” fill the gap?

Now two reporter vacancies at The Union; could “Bored Georgeman” fill the gap?

“The Union, a 6-day award-winning community newspaper in theNorthern California foothills of the Sierra Nevada, seeks two energetic,passionate web-savvy reporters to provide our highly engaged readership withlocally relevant content that informs our community,” according to Swift Communications, its … Continue reading

YubaNet.com
Four Firefighters Burned Battling Lowell Fire

Jul 26, 2015

Grass Valley July 26, 2015 - Early this evening, two CAL FIRE and two U.S. Forest Service firefighters suffered burn injuries while battling the Lowell Fire in Nevada County. The firefighters were airlifted from the fire and transported to UC Davis Burn Center in Sacramento.

The two CAL FIRE personnel and one of the U.S....

YubaNet.com
Nevada County Fairgrounds Becomes a Command Post and Fire Camp for Cal Fire; Animal Evacuation Center

Jul 26, 2015
Nevada County Fairgrounds Becomes a Command Post and Fire Camp for Cal Fire; Animal Evacuation Center

...

Jeff Pellines Sierra Foothills Report
Nevada County Fairgrounds a command post for Lowell Fire

Nevada County Fairgrounds a command post for Lowell Fire

From the blog of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine: Due to the Lowell Fire, now burning in Nevada and Placer counties, Cal Fire and assisting agencies have set up a command post and fire camp at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. In emergencies, … Continue reading

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook

Advertisement

Nevada County

Categories

  • Hot Topics (2)
  • Shopping (828)
  • Top Stories (3595)

Advertisement