nevada county

Placer County joins region in job gains

The unemployment rate in Placer County was 5.8 percent in October, unchanged from the previous month but a marked drop from a year ago. The California Economic Development Departm ...

Blackout for 2400 after Nevada County car crash into PG&E pole

A 24-year-old woman was able to walk away from a spectacular crash in South Nevada County that sheared off a utility pole and knocked the lights out in 2,400 homes and businesses. ...

South Nevada County seniors project targeted for spring start

A wrangle in Nevada County court has been settled and a 345-unit seniors housing project 5 miles north of Auburn is targeted to start moving dirt as early as spring. Carol Young, ...