Higgins Fire District

Higgins fire district forms committee to track down funding options

Two months after it narrowly failed to pass a new tax proposal for the second time in two years, Higgins Fire Protection District is cautiously exploring new options to restore ope ...

Vote yes on Measure B

Higgins Fire District serving Lake of the Pines and south Nevada County placed Measure B on the June ballot to increase the existing, woefully inadequate 32-year-old parcel fee of ...

Lake of the Pines area fire contained

A fire that started early Friday afternoon near Lake of the Pines was contained after 2:30 p.m. The 12-acre fire was located on Retherford and Magnolia roads near Higgins. The int ...