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Tuolumne County Sheriff Staff Helping on Camp Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 09:42 AM
Paradise, CA...From the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Dept..."In the middle of destruction, there are signs of hope. Some of our staff are working in the Concow area providing mutual aid for #CampFire victims. We are assessing damage to the area, conducting welfare checks on animals and residents, feeding livestock that had to be left behind, and providing overall security for the evacuated area.







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Fire Destroyed Home on Appey Way

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 09:17 AM
Sonora, CA...From the Tuolumne Sheriff's Office..."Just before 8 PM last night, Deputies and fire personnel responded to a house fire in the 11900 block of Appey Way in Sonora.


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Amazon Selects New York City and Northern Virginia for New Headquarters

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 08:56 AM
Seattle, WA....Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that it has selected New York City and Arlington, Virginia, as the locations for the company’s new headquarters. Amazon will invest $5 billion and create more than 50,000 jobs across the two new headquarters locations, with more than 25,000 employees each in New York City and Arlington. The new locations will join Seattle as the company’s three headquarters in North America. In addition, Amazon announced that it has selected Nashville for a new Center of Excellence for its Operations business, which is responsible for the company’s customer fulfillment, transportation, supply chain, and other similar activities. The Operations Center of Excellence in Nashville will create more than 5,000 jobs.

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Traffic Update....Female Sitting on the Fog Line Near Sr88 / Sutter Creek Ranchos Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 08:09 AM
Ione, CA...Traffic Update....Female Sitting on the Fog Line Near Sr88 / Sutter Creek Ranchos Rd

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Camp Fire Update...125,000 Acres, 30% Contained, 42 Fatalities, 6,522 Homes, 85 Multiple Unit Residences, 260 Commercial Buildings

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 08:00 AM
Paradise, CA...Last night firefighters continued to hold established containment lines. Firefighters actively fought the fire and worked aggressively. Firefighters provided structure protection and will continue to provide structure protection throughout daytime operations. Firefighters will work to put direct and indirect fire lines in while scouting and putting in contingency lines ahead of the fire. Many risks and hazards along with steep terrain in some areas will impede firefighting efforts.

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Mornings with the One Percent™ Live Weekdays 7-10am, This Morning’s Replays are Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 07:00 AM
Arnold, CA…This morning Veteran's Day, Stan Lee & more lead the way...Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!





Fire Drive for the Camp Fire in Butte County

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 02:52 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Camp Veterinary Hospital and Mother Lode Veterinary Hospital are organizing a drive for those who have lost their homes or are displaced due to the Camp Fire in Butte County. Please drop off any non-perishable food items (no glass please), animal food for any species, hygiene supplies, water, blankets, pillows, clothing,toilet paper, batteries, flashlights, pet bowls, pet crates, first aid supplies, kitty litter, paper plates and bowls, gift cards, or an other product you see fit to either location for a delivery we will be making on November 17. Angels Camp Veterinary Hospital. 1997 Deer Creek Rd, Angels Camp, California 95222

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The Elevated Evening News™ for Tonight is the Veteran's Day Program

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 10:31 PM
Arnold, CA…The Elevated Evening News™ for Tonight is the Veteran’s Day Program from Murphys.

Governor Brown Secures Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to Support Communities Impacted by Wildfires

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 08:31 PM
Sacramento, CA...Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that the White House has approved California’s request for a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration, submitted yesterday, to bolster the ongoing emergency response and help residents recover from devastating fires burning in Butte, Los Angeles and Ventura counties.

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Camp Fire Now Deadliest Wildfire in State History as Fatality Total Climbs to 42

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 08:17 PM
Paradise, CCA...The Butte County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) reports an additional 13 fatalities have been confirmed due to the Camp Fire. 10 human remains were located in Paradise, 7 in homes and 3 outdoors. 3 human remains were located in Concow, 2 outdoors and 1 in a home. This brings the total number of fatalities to date to 42. BCSO Detectives have positively identified 4 sets of human remains. We have been able to locate and notify Next of Kin for three of the four deceased individuals. Next of Kin has been identified for the following individuals: Ernest Foss, age 65, from Paradise Jesus Fernandez, age 48, from Concow Carl Wiley, age 77, from Magalia.

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Camp Fire Community Meeting Live Now

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 07:56 PM
Paradise, CA...Camp Fire Community Meeting Live Now

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Governor Brown Requests Presidential Major Disaster Declaration,

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 04:36 PM
Sacramento, CA...Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today requested a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to bolster the ongoing emergency response and help residents recover from devastating fires burning in Butte, Los Angeles and Ventura counties. Also today, Governor Brown joined leaders of the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, CAL FIRE, California National Guard and the California Highway Patrol at the State Operations Center in Mather to provide an update on firefighting efforts.


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Traffic Update....Collision near Sr4 / Pennsylvania Gulch Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 12:09 PM
Murphys, CA...Traffic Update....Collision near Sr4 / Pennsylvania Gulch Rd

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Over 200 Still Missing as Butte County Sheriff's Office Activates Missing Persons Call Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 10:19 AM
Paradise, CA...The Butte County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) is activating a Missing Persons Call Center available to the public to provide and receive information about current persons missing from the Camp Fire Incident. This Call Center will be staffed and answered daily from 8:00AM to 8:00PM.

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Mornings with the One Percent™ Was Be 9 till Noon Today...Replays are Below!

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/12/2018 06:55 AM
Arnold, CA...Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Be 9 till Noon Today. We are rendering video from yesterday's veteran's day programs and will have that available starting in our 9am hour. Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!





The Grand Opening of Olde Iron Fitness is November 12th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/06/2018 01:06 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Don't miss the Grand Opening of Olde Iron Fitness. Olde Iron Fitness (OIF) is a veteran owned & operated business who's emphasis is on a healthy disciplined lifestyle. We offer cutting edge strength training equipment with olde school flair and a commitment to community involvement. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned lifter, Olde Iron Fitness is your place to grind. We offer classes six days a week with some of the best instructors in the business. Personal Trainers are also on site and always ready to assist you. Call us today!

Another Six Camp Fire Fatalities Confirmed....Death Toll Climbs to 29

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/11/2018 10:28 PM
Paradise, CA...The Butte County Sheriff's Office (8130) reports an additional 6 additional fatalities have been confirmed due to the Camp Fire. The human remains were located in Paradise, 5 in homes and 1 in a vehicle. This brings the total number of fatalities to date to 29.

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Camp Fire Fatalities Climb to 23 as Search for the Missing Continues

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/11/2018 08:33 AM
Paradise, CA...November 10, 2018 UPDATE The Butte County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) reports an additional 14 fatalities have been confirmed due to the Camp Fire. Four victims were located in Concow, two in vehicles and two in houses. Ten victims were located in Paradise, seven inside houses, and three outdoors. This brings the total number of fatalities to date to 23.

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Celebrate Our Veterans with The Native Daughters of the Golden West

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 01:24 PM
Murphys, CA...Celebrate Our Veterans with The Native Daughters of the Golden West

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Make Plans to Attend The Annual Ebbetts Pass Veteran's Day Ceremony Tomorrow

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 08:58 AM
Murphys, CA...Make Plans to Attend The Annual Ebbetts Pass Veteran's Day Ceremony on November 11th at 10am. We have some photos and video from last year to get you ready for this year.


















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Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 13th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 09:13 AM
Angels Camp & Murphys, CA...For the best Deli Sandwiches in Calaveras County, come on in and treat yourself to the tastiest and freshest 'made with love' deli sandwiches around. Angels Food Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7331 Or You may call your order into 209.736.4243 ext 14. Sierra Hills Market Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7115 Or You may call your order into 209.728.3402 ext 305. Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets have been part of the Calaveras community since 1935. High Quality, Great Customer Service and Great Hometown Prices. "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw Wishing you Good Times & Good Cheer. Sierra Hills Market 209-728-3402 Angels Food Market 209-736-4243 Shop Local * Buy Local * Go Local


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Click Above For Their Weekly Savings. Sierra Hills Market 209.728.3402, 117 Highway 4, Murphys. Lila and Sage Catering and Cakes 209.728.2604. Angels Food Market 209.736.4243. 396 North Main Street, Angels Camp. Save 10% When you buy 4 or more bottles of liquor or wine. Remember we already have the best prices on liquor and the biggest local wine selection.
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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 13th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/07/2018 08:34 AM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 13th



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The Sierra Nevada Film Festival is Tonight at Bistro Espresso

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 02:04 PM
Arnold, CA...Come to Bistro Espresso for an evening of films from around the world. Grab a sandwich and a drink and enjoy the evening. Admission: $15 at the door; $10 online. Saturday, November 10, 2018, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Bistro Espresso, 2182 Highway 4 G700, Arnold, California. Hosted by: Ebbetts Pass Forest Watch.
www.sierrafilmfest.org

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Camp Fire Climbs Past 100,000 Acres, 6,453 Residences, 260 Commercial Buildings, 9 Fatalities & Many Still Missing

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 01:36 PM
Paradise, CA...Strong NE winds are expected to return this evening. The fire area is still under the influence of low relative humidities, dry fuel moistures. Moderate to extreme fire behavior are possible including spotting, wind driven runs, torching and crowning. The fire will continue to burn to the NW impacting the communities of Magalia and Paradise Pines. Fire crews will continue to conduct structure defense and perimeter control. The community of Stirling City and Paradise Pines is still threatened. The fire is holding to the southwest near Chico and South at Hwy 99 and Hwy 149. The fire will continue to burn to the SW toward Big Bend, Berry Creek and threatening the City of Orville. The expected strong NE wind event has the potential to drive fire across Lake Oroville threatening the City of Oroville. Extreme fire behavior with dangerous rates of spread are expected. Resources will be prepositioned in preidentified locations in anticipation of the wind event. Crews continued tactical patrols in the communities of Paradise, Concow, and Magalia.

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Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company Now Open in Arnold

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 10:25 AM
Arnold, CA...Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company's Chef James Liles has brought his successful San Francisco restaurant, Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company to Arnold, California. Featuring on-premises hand-smoked meats, southern style sides, breakfast biscuits, freshly baked breads and pastries, and multiple vegetarian options, this new Arnold restaurant has something to please everyone!



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Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays at Peddlers Market

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 09:29 AM
Arnold, CA...Peddlers Market has everything to add a special touch to your home for the holidays. Owners Robert Tedore and Trisha Thompson have turned their love of collecting into Peddlers Market. Their hand-painted furniture gets a new life as a unique statement with a rustic touch. Their eclectic point of view includes the hand painted furniture, rustic, vintage, antique, hand made, and more. They are open Fri-Sun 11-5!






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Calaveras County Election Results Updated

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/10/2018 08:34 AM
San Andreas, CA...Election results have been updated. There are roughly 800 ballots in our office left to count. This includes vote by mails received in the mail today, provisional, and CVR ballots. The final results will be certified no earlier than November 20th and no later than December 6th.


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St. Matthew's Donates $2,500 & Holding New Equipment Fundraiser for San Andreas Fire (Fundraiser Today)

Posted by: thepinetree on 10/29/2018 10:00 PM
San Andreas, CA...St Matthew’s started off the fundraising by donating $2,500 to the San Andreas Fire Department. They will also be holding a fundraiser is Nov. 10th From noon to 7pm (They will stay longer if they have people still coming in) The location will be St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church 414 Oak Street San Andreas. This fundraiser is for equipment that the Fire Department needs to assist the entire county.



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PG&E Mobilizes Response to Camp Fire Impacts in Butte and Plumas Counties

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 11:35 PM
San Francisco, CA....Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today reports that it is supporting first responders and local agencies and has mobilized its Emergency Operations Center in San Francisco, as well as multiple local operations centers, to support wildfire emergency response to the Camp Fire in Butte and Plumas counties. To support these efforts in the field, PG&E will be dedicating appropriate resources to assist first responders and its customers. PG&E's first priority is the safety of customers, employees, contractors and the communities it serves.

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The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm....Replay of Tonight's Show Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:57 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.



Camp Fire Consumes a Staggering 6,453 Residences & 260 Commercial Buildings

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:54 PM
Paradise, CA...Strong northeast winds diminished around midafternoon and ushered in the return to a typical diurnal pattern. The fire area is still under the influence of low relative humidity's, dry fuel moistures. Moderate to extreme fire behavior was observed over the fire area including spotting, wind and fuel driven runs. The fire will continue to burn to the northwest impacting the communities of Magalia and Paradise Lake. Fire crews conducted structure defense and perimeter control. The community of Stirling City is still threatened. The fire continued to burn to the northeast on both sides of Highway 70. The fire continued to burn to the southwest into the east Chico city limits and Highway 32. The fire is holding to the south at highway 99 and highway 149. The fire will continue to burn to the southwest toward Big Bend and Berry Creek. Crews continued tactical patrols in the communities of Paradise and Concow. The fire will continue to threaten buildings and infrastructure in the communities of Town of Paradise, Chico, Magalia, Concow, Stirli

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Camp Fire Fatalities Climb to Nine

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:47 PM
Paradise, CA...The Butte County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) reports an additional four fatalities have been confirmed due to the Camp Fire. All four victims were located in the Paradise area by BCSO detectives. One person was found inside a residence and three people were found outside of residences. This brings the total number of fatalities to date to nine.



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Father Sent to State Prison for Killing Young Son in DUI

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 05:47 PM
San Andreas, CA...On November 9, 2018, in Calaveras County Superior Court, the Honorable Judge Susan Harlan, sentenced Tyler Nichols to 15 years to life in state prison for the August 2, 2016, second degree murder of his four year old son Jace. Mr. Nichols, 33, of Pine Grove, was driving with a blood alcohol level more than three times the legal limit with Jace in the backseat of his car. Due to his level of intoxication, Mr. Nichols left the roadway and crashed his car into a tree. Sadly, Jace died later as a result of injuries he suffered from the collision.

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An Estimated 2,000 Structures Destroyed By 70,000 Acres Camp Fire So Far

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 03:09 PM
Paradise, CA...Strong NE winds pushed the fire to the South and Southwest overnight. The NE winds will continue through the morning and decrease in strength into the afternoon. The fire will continue to burn in drainages to North and Northeast . The fire continues to burn to the Northwest into Magalia and toward Stirling City. Extremely dry fuels and heavy fuel loads in combination with low relative humidity will continue to produce active fire behavior and impede control efforts. The fire burned through the Town of Paradise and Concow Thursday, these areas will continue to experience active burning throughout the day. Overnight the fire burned to the Southwest toward the City of Chico and Butte Creek Canyon and South towards Highway 99 and 149. The fire has crossed Highway 70 near Pulga and will continue to burn to the East and Southeast toward Yankee Hill.

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AAA Northern California Assists Victims of Camp Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 02:06 PM
Chico, CA....In response to the widespread damage caused by the Camp Fire, AAA Northern California is taking action to assist its members. The AAA emergency response trailer is stationed at the Butte County Fairgrounds, 199 E Hazel St, Gridley, CA 95948. The trailer is open daily from 7 a.m. to 7 pm, and is fully staffed with employees to assist AAA insurance customers with auto and home claims and to provide additional help as needed.

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Food Drive & After Hours Holiday Preview at Calaveras Lumber

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 01:28 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Christmas at Calaveras Lumber looks different at night. Come enjoy our illuminated themed Christmas trees and decor, and support your community and local families! We have partnered with The Resource Connection Food Bank to help feed our local families. **Help us reach our goal of 100 bags of non-perishable food.** For each bag of non-perishable food, you will get a voucher good for $10 off a purchase of $10 or more. Come get in the holiday spirit with The Resource Connection and Calaveras Lumber, and give the gift of food.


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First Five Camp Fire Fatalities Confirmed in Vehicles Overrun By The Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 12:13 PM
Paradise, CA...As reported at yesterday's press briefing, the Butte County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) has received reports of fatalities due to the Camp Fire. BCSO investigators are still working to confirm the reports. The task is difficult due to the fact that the fire is still active and there are many hazards in areas where fatalities have been reported.

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Cal OES Director Secures Federal Assistance to Assist Response Agencies Battling Woolsey Fire in Ventura and Los Angeles Counties

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 10:26 AM
Sacramento, CA...California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Director Mark Ghilarducci early Friday morning secured a Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help ensure the availability of vital resources to suppress the Woolsey Fire burning in Ventura and Los Angeles Counties. The FMAG also enables local, state and tribal agencies to recover eligible costs.

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Acting Governor Newsom Orders Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:49 AM
Sacramento, CA...Acting Governor Gavin Newsom sent a letter to the President and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requesting a Presidential Emergency Declaration for Direct Federal Assistance to support the communities impacted by wildfires burning across the state, including the Camp Fire in Butte County, the Hill and Woolsey fires in Ventura County, the Nurse Fire in Solano County and fires in several other counties, including Lassen and Mendocino.

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Acting Governor Newsom Declares State of Emergency in Butte County Due to Camp Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:47 AM
Sacramento, CA...Acting Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an emergency proclamation for Butte County due to the effects of the Camp Fire, which has destroyed homes, threatened critical infrastructure and caused the evacuation of residents.

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Acting Governor Newsom Requests Presidential Emergency Declaration for Direct Federal Assistance for Wildfires

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:45 AM
Sacramento, CA...Acting Governor Gavin Newsom today sent a letter to the President and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requesting a Presidential Emergency Declaration for Direct Federal Assistance to support the communities impacted by wildfires burning across the state, including the Camp Fire in Butte County, the Hill and Woolsey fires in Ventura County, the Nurse Fire in Solano County and fires in several other counties, including Lassen and Mendocino.

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Governor Brown on Thousand Oaks Shooting

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 09:29 AM
Sacramento, CA...Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued the following statement in response to the shooting last night in Thousand Oaks, California: “Our hearts ache today for the victims of this heinous act and our deepest condolences are with the Thousand Oaks community and those who lost friends and loved ones. We are grateful for law enforcement and others, including Ventura County Sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Helus, who took heroic action to save lives last night.”

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Mornings with the One Percent™ Live Weekdays 7-10am, This Morning’s Replays are Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/09/2018 06:51 AM
Arnold, CA…Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!





Camp Fire Roars Past 20,000 Acres & Burns Through Paradise

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 10:15 PM
Paradise, CA...The Camp Fire has devastated the town of Paradise and has Chico in its sights. Much of the town has been effected including older sections of the Adventist Health Hospital in the area. We also found out that a family member lost a home and vehicles in the fire...

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The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm....Replay of Tonight's Show Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 10:00 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

Camp Fire Swells to 8,000 Acres Forcing Widespread Evacuations in Paradise

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 01:54 PM
Paradise, CA...The Camp Fire continues to create late fire season havoc in Butte County. Much of the town of Paradise has been evacuated, traffic flow on Hwy 99 reversed and even the Adventist Health Hospital has been evacuated and patients relocated.

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Make Plans to Attend The Annual Ebbetts Pass Veteran's Day Ceremony

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 01:04 PM
Murphys, CA...Make Plans to Attend The Annual Ebbetts Pass Veteran's Day Ceremony on November 11th at 10am. We have some photos and video from last year to get you ready for this year.



















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PG&E Continues to Closely Monitor Weather Conditions Ahead of Possible Public Safety Power Shutoff in Parts of Eight Counties

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 12:55 PM
San Francisco, CA...PG&E continues to closely monitor weather conditions in its service area ahead of a possible Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS). Although no final decision has been made as of 10 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, PG&E may need to turn off power for safety reasons to approximately 63,000 customers in the early morning of Thursday, Nov. 8. Localized extreme weather calling for sustained winds of 20 to 30 miles per hour, with gusts of 40 to 45 miles per hour, are forecasted overnight Wednesday into Thursday for parts of eight Northern California counties. Sonoma County is no longer expected to be impacted by a potential PSPS.

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Pioneer Electric Can Have You Powered Up For Any Occasion

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 09:37 AM
Arnold, CA...Pioneer Electric is a licensed and insured, full service electrical contracting business servicing: Calaveras, Tuolumne and beyond since 1984. Owner Tim Bennett and crew provides a full range of electrical and services for homes and businesses.


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Red Flag Fire Warning in Effect for Much of Northern California

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/08/2018 08:35 AM
Sacramento, CA...A Red Flag Warning is in effect for much of NorCal. Strong winds & dry conditions will create extreme fire weather conditions. Please be cautious & practice fire safety!Red Flag Warning URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE. National Weather Service Sacramento CA. 533 AM PST Thu Nov 8 2018...Critical Fire Weather Conditions through Friday Morning for Portions of Interior Northern California...

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Created on 02/22/2006 11:32 PM by thepinetree
Updated on 11/15/2012 04:26 AM by thepinetree
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