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  1. Food Facility - NewsFlash (1)

    Food Facility Safety After a Power Outage

    Food facilities that were on a generator during the outages are approved to open. Otherwise, please make sure all animal proteins were refrigerated at 41° or below. Discard all walk-in/reach-in refrigeration dairy, cut veggies and fruits. Read More
  2. PSPS Food Safety

    Food Safety Related to Power Outages

    With recent power outages in Nevada County, Environmental Health is providing food safety tips to prevent food-borne illness. Read More
  3. South Yuba River meets Englebright Lake 9.22.19

    Investigation on South Yuba River Plume Continues

    As the investigation into the South Yuba River plume continues, Environmental Health has received new test results confirming that the South Yuba River and Englebright Reservoir are safe for recreational use. Read More
  4. Drive-thru Flu Clinic NewsFlash

    Free Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic, October 21st

    Come to Public Health's free drive-thru flu shot clinic Monday, October 21st from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the parking lot of Twin Cities Church. The clinic is for adults and children 3 years of age and older. Come join us and help fight flu! Read More
  5. Ag Crop report_NewsFlash

    Nevada County Agriculture Increases 7.3% in 2018

    In 2018, the gross value of agricultural commodities in Nevada County was $25,609,200. This represents an overall increase of 7.3% from 2017. Noteworthy gains occurred in Fruit & Nut Crops, Timber products, and Nursery & Flower Products. Read More
  6. Lone Oak NewsFlash

    Lone Oak Senior Apartments in Penn Valley Receives $7M in Federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credits

    The California Tax Credit Allocation Committee announced Wednesday that over 7 million in federal low-income housing tax credits will be awarded to the Lone Oak Senior Apartments in Penn Valley. Read More
  7. Book Sale_NewsFlash

    Donate Books! 24th Annual Nevada County Book Sale to Benefit United Way of Nevada County

    Nevada County is holding its 24th annual Book Sale to benefit United Way of Nevada County soon. Over the last 23 years, the Nevada County Book Sale has raised over $65,000 for United Way of Nevada County. Read More
  8. CaliforniaWICCard_NewsFlash

    WIC Now Offering Electronic Benefits!

    tarting September 23rd, the WIC Card will replace the current paper food checks and will provide an easier way to receive and use food benefits, as well as improve the shopping experience for WIC families and grocers. Read More
  9. Kit Elliott CoCo_NewsFlash2

    Katherine Elliott Announced as Nevada County’s County Counsel

    After a strong candidate recruitment with Ralph Andersen & Associates, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors has appointed Katherine Elliott as Nevada County's County Counsel effective November 1st, 2019. Read More