Air Force Captain Killed In Small Plane Crash Near Grass ValleyAn Air Force captain was killed in the crash of the small plane he was piloting near an airport in Northern California on Tuesday, authorities said.
Prosecutors: Man Accused In Cold Case Murder Of Marin County Woman A Suspected Serial KillerProsecutors are branding a 73-year-old Arizona man a serial killer in a bid to convince a Nevada judge to deny bail pending trial in the killing of a Marin County woman more than 40 years ago.
Bear Breaks Into Nevada County Man’s Laundry Room, Damages Washing MachineA brazen break-in was caught on camera in Nevada County last weekend, but the suspect is not who you would expect.
Inmate From Bay Area Walks Away From Sierra Prison CampA minimum-security inmate has walked away from a prison camp in Nevada County and may be headed toward the Bay Area, according to authorities.
Body Found In Shallow Grass Valley Grave ID'd As Missing ActressA body found in a shallow grave in Northern California was identified Wednesday as an aspiring model and actress from Macedonia who had been missing from Los Angeles for more than a month.
Rescuers Use Infrared Camera To Find Stranded Hiker In Nevada CountyThe California Highway Patrol has released dramatic video of a rescue in the Sierra foothills.
CalPERS Charging Central Valley Workers Bay Area Prices For Health CareThe Bay Area is typically thought of as nine counties. CalPERS, which handles benefits for state employees, sees it much bigger, including the Sierra Foothills and even areas north of Sacramento.
Teen Arrested In Nevada County For Fatal San Francisco StabbingA 15-year-old boy has been arrested for the fatal stabbing of a man in San Francisco's Hunters Point neighborhood last week, police said Tuesday.
4.8 Earthquake Shakes Truckee AreaA magnitude-4.8 earthquake shook a number of communities in the Sierra Nevada late Wednesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Doubts Raised About Huge NorCal Gold DiscoveryThe story of the 8 pound Washington Nugget nestled in the Mother Lode certainly painted a pretty picture. But it’s tale as the largest chunk of gold found in modern California history may be its undoing.
Modern Day Prospectors Search For Gold In SierraThe price of gold is at historic highs. While the precious metal is hard to find, modern day prospectors are combing the Sierra Nevada.