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September 23, 2020

No Festival This Year, So KVMR Honors It With ‘Celtic Saturday’ Special

By Admin-GNC

Come for the music. Stay for the magic. That’s been the KVMR Celtic Festival catchphrase for years, although this weekend’s 25th edition had to be postponed because of the pandemic. But the spirit is still there, and it’ll be celebrated this Saturday afternoon. Safely. On the radio. “We’re doing this because we feel that it […]


Roy Rogers
September 10, 2020

Roy Rogers Performs Rare Solo Acoustic Concert Benefiting MusiCares®

By Admin-GNC

Music industry analysts predict that independent venues and performing arts centers across America are at the brink of total collapse with 90% of venues at risk of permanently closing without federal or local support. This situation is critical and urgent for the performing arts industry. (NIVA.org) In a desire to call attention to Save Our […]


Donner Lake Rim Trail
September 9, 2020

Tahoe National Forest Closes Temporarily

By Admin-GNC

Tahoe National Forest closes temporarily as most of California remains under the threat of unprecedented and dangerous fire conditions with a combination of extreme heat, significant wind events, dry conditions, and firefighting resources that are stretched to the limit. Here in Nevada County, we have already dealt with the devastating Jones Fire and unhealthy air […]


Yuba River Cleanup
September 2, 2020

23rd Annual Yuba River Cleanup

By Admin-GNC

This summer the South Yuba River has seen an unprecedented number of visitors. Due to shutdowns, crowds have flooded to the Yuba River watershed to get some relief from the stress and heat of 2020. Beaches and trails are littered with shopping bags, straws, cigarette butts, bottles, glass, picnic trash and more. Help “Protect Your […]


Nevada City Film Festival 2020
August 25, 2020

Nevada City Film Festival to celebrate 20th anniversary online and with drive-in

By Admin-GNC

Despite COVID-19’s best attempts, the show must go on for the Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF) which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. The nonprofit Nevada City Film Festival will adapt to the pandemic, moving film screenings online and to an outdoor drive-in which will allow for safe social distancing. Online festival passes will be […]