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Saturday, Jun 15
All Day New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14 - 16th
All Day Huge Parking Lot Sale at Habitat for Humanity's ReStore on June 15th!
All Day What's Happening in Murphys Through June 18th
All Day The 53rd Annual Father's Day Fly-In at Columbia Airport
All Day The Hopper Connects You to Calaveras's Wine Country & More
09:00 AM The 8th Annual Arden Saville Memorial Ride
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
12:00 PM State of Jefferson Family Fun Day & Fundraiser
06:00 PM The Bistro Espresso, "Music in the Park" Summer Concert Series
07:00 PM The Sequoia Woods 2019 Music in The Mountains Summer Concert Series
Sunday, Jun 16
All Day New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14 - 16th
All Day What's Happening in Murphys Through June 18th
All Day The 53rd Annual Father's Day Fly-In at Columbia Airport
07:30 AM All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast by Native Sons of the Golden West
11:00 AM Sunday Father's Day Music on the Patio at Stevenot Winery
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
Monday, Jun 17
All Day What's Happening in Murphys Through June 18th
09:30 AM "Better Together" Social Skills Camp at Mind Matters
Tuesday, Jun 18
All Day What's Happening in Murphys Through June 18th
All Day "Better Together" Social Skills Camp at Mind Matters
10:00 AM Grief Support Classes Offered By Hospice of Amador & Calaveras
06:00 PM The 2019 "Taco Tuesdays" Concert Series at Bistro Espresso
06:30 PM The Amador Fly Fishers Monthly Meeting is June 18, 2019 at 6:30 PM
Wednesday, Jun 19
All Day "Better Together" Social Skills Camp at Mind Matters
06:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA)
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Meeting
Thursday, Jun 20
Until 12:30 PM "Better Together" Social Skills Camp at Mind Matters
04:00 PM CalaverasGROWN Certified Farmers Market Opens June 13th in San Andreas
Saturday, Jun 22
All Day The Hopper Connects You to Calaveras's Wine Country & More
10:00 AM Senior Expo and Health Fair - Arnold Branch Library
10:00 AM Arnold Senior Expo & Health Fair 2019
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
06:00 PM The Music & Minds Matter Benefit Concert at Twisted Oak
06:00 PM Rain Delay! THE PARTY for Youth Mentoring Will Now Take Place Saturday, June 22, 2019
06:00 PM The Bistro Espresso, "Music in the Park" Summer Concert Series
07:00 PM The Sequoia Woods 2019 Music in The Mountains Summer Concert Series
Sunday, Jun 23
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
Tuesday, Jun 25
All Day California Arts Council To Visit San Andreas to Hold Quarterly Business Meeting
10:00 AM Grief Support Classes Offered By Hospice of Amador & Calaveras
06:00 PM The 2019 "Taco Tuesdays" Concert Series at Bistro Espresso
Wednesday, Jun 26
06:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA)
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Meeting
Thursday, Jun 27
04:00 PM CalaverasGROWN Certified Farmers Market Opens June 13th in San Andreas
Friday, Jun 28
11:00 AM A Plan 4 Me Free Health Seminar on Oral Health Practices, June 28th at 11am.

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Traffic Update....Motorcycle vs Truck Near Independence Rd / Ridge Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 04:48 PM
Rail Road Flat, CA...Traffic Update....Motorcycle vs Truck Near Independence Rd / Ridge Rd.


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The Bistro Espresso, "Music in the Park" Summer Concert Series

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 04:00 PM
Arnold, CA...The Bistro Espresso Summer Concert Series will bring music to Cedar Center all summer long. The Bistro serves fresh, made-to-order American cuisine. We serve fair trade, organic espresso and coffee, a variety of beers and wines.


Bistro Espresso began in July 2005 serving coffee, smoothies and a variety of cold sandwiches. Expanding in 2016 to include live music and beer and wine. In 2018 we moved to a larger locations and venue to serve a more menu choices and live music in the park. Serving the community whenever possible, the Bistro is grateful for local loyal patrons and tourists alike.



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The Hopper Connects You to Calaveras's Wine Country & More

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 12:58 PM
Murphys, CA...The Hopper Will Connect You to Calaveras’ Wine Country Angels Camp • Murphys • Arnold. Runs hourly from 10 AM to 7 PM, every Saturday from February 16 to November 2, 2019. Visit www.CalaverasConnect.org or call 209-754-4450 for complete schedule information Scheduled stops are shown on the map. You can also flag the bus down anywhere along the route that it is safe to stop. Or call us to request a pickup within ¾ mile of the route (limitations apply). Fare: $3.00 $1.50 for 65+, Veterans and persons with disabilities $.50 Youth ages 7-12. Children 6 and under free with fare-paying adult. Pay with exact cash or download the Token Transit app to pay with your Smartphone.


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Huge Parking Lot Sale at Habitat for Humanity's ReStore on June 15th!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 12:58 PM
San Andreas, CA...Habitat Calaveras ReStore is a unique nonprofit home improvement thrift store and donation center. We sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, building material and home accessories at a fraction of the retail price. Our inventory is always changing, so COME BUY OFTEN! All proceeds from our ReStore are used toward furthering our mission to build and repair homes, communities and hope.

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New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14 - 16th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 12:57 PM
Angels Camp, CA...New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14th-16th- come ride with the pros! New Melones Lake Marina is the only marina on New Melones Lake and is located at the Glory Hole Recreation Area in Angels Camp, CA. The lake offers a full service marina on the fourth largest reservoir in California, along with slip rentals, boat rentals, great fishing, gas, and a convenience store. We carry everything you need for a glorious day out on the lake — bait, groceries, cold drinks, ice, boating accessories, and much more! Come see for yourself.

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Traffic Update....Vehicle Fire Near Hwy 108 & Upper Twain Harte

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 12:55 PM
Twain Harte, CA...Traffic Update....Vehicle Fire Near Hwy 108 & Upper Twain Harte


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A Busy Summer Awaits on The Arnold Rim Trail

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 08:36 AM
Arnold, CA....Dear Arnold Rim Trail Cyclists, Equestrians, Hikers, and Runners. A Busy June is Ahead...Volunteer Trail Building Morning Saturday, June 15th. Meet at the USFS Office in Hathaway Pines and help maintain our wonderful trail system. See details below.. Guided Cougar Rock Sunset/Full Moon Hike Saturday, June 15th. While the May sunset hike was canceled due to rain, the weather looks good for June. See details below. Temporary Closure of the Arnold Rim Trail soon - dates to be determined.

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Sunday Father's Day Music on the Patio at Stevenot Winery

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/15/2019 07:08 AM
Vallecito, CA...Come bring a picnic and celebrate Fathers Day on the patio with music by Nicholas Lefler from 1-4 and wine by the glass or bottle and a mimosas for purchase.

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The 53rd Annual Father's Day Fly-In at Columbia Airport

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 10:29 PM
Columbia, CA...Columbia Airport will celebrate its 53rd annual Fly-In over the weekend. Events for both the young and older, brings inspiration to all and sparks memories in those who have attended the fly-in as well as those who served our country. Pilots look forward to bringing their beautiful, historic aircraft to our fly-in, a family friendly event complete with children's activities and live music. The event will host plane demonstrations, static displays, plane/car races, and much more! Sponsored by the Columbia Airport.  The Full Schedule is enclosed...

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 09:59 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

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Traffic Update...Hit & Run DUI Collision Near Electra Rd / Sr49

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 08:10 PM
Jackson, CA...Traffic Update...Hit & Run DUI Collision Near Electra Rd / Sr49


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Traffic Update...Vehicle Fire Near Sr88 / Omo Ranch Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 08:02 PM
Pioneer, CA...Traffic Update...Vehicle Fire Near Sr88 / Omo Ranch Rd


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(Reminder Going On Now) Prescribed Burn Planned at Calaveras Big Trees State Park! Burn Ignition Planned June 13 - 14, 2019

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 05:20 PM
Arnold, CA...California State Parks in cooperation with the California Department of Forestry and Fire protection (CAL FIRE) are planning to begin a prescribed burn on or around Thursday, June 13 to Friday, June 14, 2019 in Calaveras Big Trees State Park. The goal is to complete the 41-acre Big Tree Creek segment A (see purple polygon on the map below). Ignition is expected to be completed in one day. The 41 acres were previously thinned, reducing the fuel loading and allowing for a safer and more controllable broadcast burn. Much of this work was funded through Propositions 84 and 1 grants from the Sierra Nevada Conservancy, an agency of the State of California.

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(Starts Tonight in Valley Springs) Calaveras County Arts Council Brings New Dates, New Venues, New Bands & New Art Activities to Music in the Parks.

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 05:09 PM
San Andreas, CA...This summer the Calaveras County Arts Council will shake, rattle and roll summer nights with four new dates and two new venues for their signature admission-free Music in the Parks concert series. In 2019 the Council is shifting four of their weekly concerts to Friday nights—June 14, 21 and August 16 and 23. Wednesday nights—From June 26 to August 7—will ring with music. The time is still the same—6:30 to 8 p.m.—for all concerts. Also new this year: An art table at each concert, where kids of all ages can enjoy a different art experience each week, free of charge, while they listen to music.










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Summer Solstice Wine Specials From Black Sheep Winery

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 09:41 AM
Murphys, CA...Black Sheep Winery arrived in Murphys with the 1984 harvest. From that first harvest we produced our 1984 Amador Zinfandel. The wine was styled in a big, bold way like nobody else could do. That's what makes us Black Sheep; we're different from the rest of the flock. We feature small batches of limited release wines handcrafted from high quality grapes grown in Calaveras and Amador Counties. We produce about 2,500 cases of wine per year, specializing in Zinfandels and Rhone varietals.


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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo on Attacks in Gulf of Oman

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 09:15 AM
Washington, DC...Good afternoon. It is the assessment of the United States Government that the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for the attacks that occurred in the Gulf of Oman today. This assessment is based on intelligence, the weapons used, the level of expertise needed to execute the operation, recent similar Iranian attacks on shipping, and the fact that no proxy group operating in the area has the resources and proficiency to act with such a high degree of sophistication.


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Decimated By Injuries Warriors Can't Hold Off Toronto as Raptors Take First NBA Title

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 08:03 AM
Oakland, CA...The 3rd quarter knee injury to Klay Thompson was the nail in the coffin for the Warriors dreams of a "Three Peat". It was a tough, gritty game with Toronto taking it in the end.

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Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Return Monday Morning

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 07:17 AM
Arnold, CA...We have to be on the road much of today so Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Return Monday Morning. We posted a promo piece for the Arnold Independence Day Parade to get your ready for summer. Happy Father's Day Weekend to All!!.

The 2019 GABA Arnold Independence Day Parade is July 6th. Photos & Video of 2018 to Get You Ready!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 07:12 AM
Arnold, CA...The 2018 GABA Arnold Independence Parade photos & video are below. Linda Baker did another amazing job shepherding the event! The Carlons were honored as Grand Marshals and below are a few of the winners. By Category: Auto Vintage: Arnold Lilac Park HOA. Arnold Classic Cars, Robertson Family. Auto Non-Vintage: Old Coots on Scoots, Calaveras Search/Rescue, Big Trees Community Church. Float: Christmas in July, Lube Room Saloon, Blue Lake Springs HOA Music: Dr. Jay Grimstead. Walking Children: Big Trees Fitness, Arnold Branch Library, Big Trees Community Church. Walking Adults: Arnold Lilac Park HOA, Big Trees Community Church, Calaveras Humane. Animals: Calaveras Humane



























We would like to thank Cedar Creek Realty for Sponsoring our Arnold Parade Coverage Since 2006. Lots and Lots of Photos are Enclosed...
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New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14 - 16th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2019 07:00 AM
Angels Camp, CA...New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14th-16th- come ride with the pros! New Melones Lake Marina is the only marina on New Melones Lake and is located at the Glory Hole Recreation Area in Angels Camp, CA. The lake offers a full service marina on the fourth largest reservoir in California, along with slip rentals, boat rentals, great fishing, gas, and a convenience store. We carry everything you need for a glorious day out on the lake — bait, groceries, cold drinks, ice, boating accessories, and much more! Come see for yourself.

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 09:59 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

It's Still Not Too Late to Claim Your Earned Income Tax Credit!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 09:23 PM
Tuolumne, Calaveras & Amador Counties....It's Still Not Too Late to Claim Your Earned Income Tax Credit!

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Caltrans District 10 Road Repair & Construction Schedule Through June 22nd

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 06:48 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The latest schedule of road repairs and maintenance that will affect your travels in our area and as you travel. Locally crews will be working on many of our roadways. Below is Caltrans plans for repairs and maintenance on local roads. It shows the route, county, and location of the possible repairs. Weather and other factors can alter their schedule. For the latest report click 19-06-25 Road Report

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Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through June 18th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 06:06 PM
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 209.580.6035 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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CAL FIRE Suspends Burn Permits in Tuolumne, Calaveras, Eastern Stanislaus and Eastern San Joaquin Counties

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 05:25 PM
San Andreas – After another wet winter and above average snow pack, warming temperatures and winds are quickly drying out the abundant annual grass crop. The increasing fire danger posed by the high volume of dead grass and hotter, drier conditions in the region is prompting CAL FIRE to suspend all burn permits for outdoor residential burning within the State Responsibility Area of Tuolumne, Calaveras, Eastern Stanislaus and Eastern San Joaquin Counties. This suspension takes effect at 8:00 a.m. June 17, 2019 and bans all residential outdoor burning of landscape debris such as branches and leaves.

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What's Happening in Murphys Through June 18th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 05:10 PM
Murphys, CA...What’s Happening June 11-18, 2019. Try out the Saturday Hopper bus service running between Valley Springs and Arnold with stops in Murphys & Ironstone from February to October. Enjoy a day in Murphys and leave the driving to Calaveras Transit! Saturdays in Murphys - Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Murphys are available at no charge (donations gratefully accepted) on Saturday mornings at 10am leaving from the Old Timers Museum. Please contact Tim Chisholm at (209) 728-8511 to confirm dates and times or make arrangements for large groups. No tours on event days! Thursdays & Saturdays from June through November – Ballroom Dancing Classes at Murphys School of Music – Come alone or with a friend. No sign-ups or monthly commitment - Call 209-813-0696 for dates and times.

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North Rail Road Flat Road Closure for Fiber Optic Cable Installation

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 04:39 PM
West Point, CA....Complete Road Closure on North Railroad Flat Road From Noble Road to Wells Fargo Station Road.
June 24 – June 28, 2019 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., July 1, 2 and 3, 2019 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., July 8 – July 12, 2019 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. This scheduled road closure of North Railroad Flat Road from Noble Road to Wells Fargo Station Road is taking place under a utility encroachment permit with Volcano Telephone to underground the existing aerial facilities. Emergency vehicles and residents who live in the construction area will be granted access as needed.

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Leaving White House at End of Month

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 03:55 PM
Washington, DC....President Trump on Twitter..."After 3 1/2 years, our wonderful Sarah Huckabee Sanders will be leaving the White House at the end of the month and going home to the Great State of Arkansas. She is a very special person with extraordinary talents, who has done an incredible job! I hope she decides to run for Governor of Arkansas - she would be fantastic. Sarah, thank you for a job well done!"




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CCWD Makes Preparations for PG&E Power Outages

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 03:17 PM
San Andreas, CA...Calaveras County Water District is doing everything in its power to minimize potential negative impacts to customers as a result of PG&E’s planned implementation of its Public Safety Power Shutoff Program, or PSPSP. In 2018, PG&E rolled out its Community Wildfire Safety Program (CWSP), which included planned power outages under the PSPS program. If extreme fire danger conditions threaten a portion of the electric system serving a community, it may be necessary for PG&E to turn off electricity in the interest of public safety. In spring 2019, PG&E announced that it would. Click here for detailed information from PG&E.

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Kioti Tractors & Off Road Vehicles from A1 Sharpening

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 12:12 PM
San Andreas, CA...A1 has been Serving Calaveras county, central California valley and surrounding areas since 2007. They offer full service repair and sales of tractors, mowers, weedeaters, trimmers, chainsaws, logsplitters, generators and rototillers. In addition they provide sharpening service for chainsaws, mower blades and circular saw blades. They re-located to a new, larger building at 660 E. St. Charles St, San Andreas, CA which allows for off street parking and a larger showroom.




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Nancy Pelosi's Weekly Press Conference

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 11:22 AM
Washington, DC...Nancy Pelosi's Weekly Press Conference. In this one she had extensive comments on President Trump.

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 07:04 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!





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Make Your Father Happy With A Gift From Arnold Ace Home Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2019 12:11 AM
Arnold, CA...Make Your Father Happy With A Gift From Arnold Ace Home Center. Click Any Image for Full Sized Photo.  Arnold Ace Home Center is committed to being "the helpful place" by offering our customers knowledgeable advice, helpful service and quality products. We have a large selection of hardware, home goods, lumber, paint, and garden supplies. Family owned and operated for over 10 years.





Pages & Pages of Savings Are Enclosed
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Prescribed Burn Planned at Calaveras Big Trees State Park! Burn Ignition Planned June 13 - 14, 2019

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/07/2019 03:08 PM
Arnold, CA...California State Parks in cooperation with the California Department of Forestry and Fire protection (CAL FIRE) are planning to begin a prescribed burn on or around Thursday, June 13 to Friday, June 14, 2019 in Calaveras Big Trees State Park. The goal is to complete the 41-acre Big Tree Creek segment A (see purple polygon on the map below). Ignition is expected to be completed in one day. The 41 acres were previously thinned, reducing the fuel loading and allowing for a safer and more controllable broadcast burn. Much of this work was funded through Propositions 84 and 1 grants from the Sierra Nevada Conservancy, an agency of the State of California.

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President Trump and President Duda of the Republic of Poland at the Polish-American Reception

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 10:52 PM
Washington, DC...Well, thank you very much. Melania and I would like to just welcome you all to the White House, a very special place. One of the great homes and houses anywhere in the world. Call it a home or a house; it’s one of the greats. Very important to all of us. And we’re here, today, to honor the incredible friendship between the United States and Poland, and to celebrate our vibrant, thriving, and proud Polish-American community, of which many of you are (inaudible). (Applause.)


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White House Meeting on Opioids Crisis

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 10:32 PM
Washington, DC...Thank you very much. And I think what we do — this is a meeting on opioid and the tremendous effect that’s taken place over the last little period of time. And I’m very proud of it and the people working so hard on it. But I thought what I’d do is ask Secretary Wilkie to give a statement as to what just happened with respect to Choice and the VA, because I think it’s a very, very big deal.


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President Trump and President Duda of the Republic of Poland in Joint Press Conference

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 10:14 PM
Washington, DC...Thank you very much. Please. Today, Melania and I are honored to welcome President Duda and Mrs. Kornhauser-Duda of Poland back to the White House. They’ve become friends. We last hosted them in Washington, in September, and it’s wonderful to see you both again. Thank you. Thank you very much. Thank you. Great honor. Since our last meeting, the unbreakable bonds between the United States and Poland have grown even closer. This year, as our nations mark 100 years of diplomatic relations, the U.S.-Polish alliance is stronger, by far, than ever before.


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

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 10:00 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

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The 39th Annual Arnold "Independence Day Parade" is July 6th! Attend, Enter or Become a Sponsor!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 09:21 PM
Arnold, CA...The Greater Arnold Business Association (GABA) is sponsoring the 39th Annual "Independence Day Parade" in Arnold on Saturday, July 6th, 2019. This parade is one of the biggest draws of spectators, local and secondary home residents and tourists to our town, reaching 8 to 10,000 visitors for the day. We celebrate our independence day in conjunction with other civic community groups such as: Arnold Lions, Arnold Rotary, and the Ebbetts Pass Firefighters Association.

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CalaverasGROWN Certified Farmers Market Opens June 13th in San Andreas

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 07:39 PM
San Andreas, CA...The 2019 season of CalaverasGROWN Certified Farmers Markets opens Thursday, June 13th in the UCCE Master Gardeners Demonstration Garden at Government Center, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas. By popular demand, this year the market will be open weekly. The main market will take place on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 4 -6pm (June 13th, July 11th, August 8th, September 12th and October 10th) featuring local growers and vendors, live music from Vintage Vibrations and family-friendly activities for kids. In the weeks between, CalaverasGROWN will operate a farm stand in the same location offering many of the same products from CalaverasGROWN producers as well as a pick-up option for special orders. Dignity Health inn Head cote, This event is sponsored by Mark Twain Medical Center

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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through June 18th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 06:09 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through June 18th! Shop Local & Save!!


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Huge Parking Lot Sale at Habitat for Humanity's ReStore on June 15th!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 05:44 PM
San Andreas, CA...Habitat Calaveras ReStore is a unique nonprofit home improvement thrift store and donation center. We sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, building material and home accessories at a fraction of the retail price. Our inventory is always changing, so COME BUY OFTEN! All proceeds from our ReStore are used toward furthering our mission to build and repair homes, communities and hope.

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Angels Trading Post Has Everything to Keep You Rolling in 2019! Free Soda With Fill Up!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 05:42 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Stop and say hi and top off your tanks today! Angels Trading Post has everything you need to keep you Hopping when you visit our area. Great Prices on Gas, Drinks, Sodas, Java City Coffees and more. They also have great prices on tobacco products. Stop by and see the Singh's today at the corner of Hwy 49 & Hwy 4. Now for a limited time get a Free 20oz Fountain Drink with a Fill Up!!


A Plan 4 Me Free Health Seminar on Oral Health Practices, June 28th at 11am.

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 05:25 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Essential for Overall Good Health. The Importance of Oral Health. Learn how to maintain good oral health practices. Presented by Kelsey Holmes of Calaveras County Public Health. This important Free seminar can affect your physical, emotional & financial well-being. From youngster to senior, most oral health issues are preventable with proper knowledge and access dental care.

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Search and Rescue Update for Missing Person David Gordon Johnson

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 04:58 PM
San Andreas, CA...Deputies and Search and Rescue volunteers from multiple agencies including Calaveras, Tuolumne, Amador, Stanislaus, Eldorado, Placer, CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, CHP, East Bay Municipal Utility District, as well as specially trained search dogs from WOOF (Wilderness Finders Search Dog) and CARDA (California Rescue Dog Association) continue to search for 43 year old automotive journalist David Gordon Johnson (pictured below) of the Sacramento area. Mr. Johnson was on his way home after a long distance motorcycle ride and presumably stopped to rest at the Big Bar Launch recreation area along the Mokelumne River just off of Hwy 49 outside of Mokelumne Hill in Calaveras County. An initial search was initiated on Friday, June 7th, after he was reported missing by his fiancé. His motorcycle was located undisturbed at that location with the key in the ignition and helmet and gloves sitting on the seat of the motorcycle.

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New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14 - 16th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 03:50 PM
Angels Camp, CA...New Melones Lake Marina Presents Hyperlite Wake Weekend! June 14th-16th- come ride with the pros! New Melones Lake Marina is the only marina on New Melones Lake and is located at the Glory Hole Recreation Area in Angels Camp, CA. The lake offers a full service marina on the fourth largest reservoir in California, along with slip rentals, boat rentals, great fishing, gas, and a convenience store. We carry everything you need for a glorious day out on the lake — bait, groceries, cold drinks, ice, boating accessories, and much more! Come see for yourself.

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Emergency Road Closure for Kenshaw Way in Big Trees Village

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 03:31 PM
Dorrington, CA...Please be advised that there is a hard road closure currently in effect in Big Trees Village on Kenshaw Way, Dorrington. A PG&E power line is down and a hard road closure is expected to be in place for approximately two hours.

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Traffic Update....Sheep out in Roadway Near Southworth & Hwy 26

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 02:54 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update....Sheep out in Roadway Near Southworth & Hwy 26


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Rural Counties Testify on Important Role Fairgrounds Play in Fires & Other Emergencies.

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 10:43 AM
Sacramento, CA...From RCRC..."On Wednesday, Supervisor Kevin Cann (Mariposa) testified before the Assembly Committee on Agricultural in support of county fairgrounds, and the critical role they play in emergency situations. “In addition to their primary purpose, county fairgrounds are a critical asset in our ability to respond to emergencies,” stated Cann. “Financial stability is a menacing cloud which hangs over our rural fairgrounds’ commitment to operate safely, and provide services to our communities.”

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Jon Stewart says Congress 'Should be Ashamed' Over Inaction on Helping 9/11 First Responders

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2019 10:07 AM
Washington, DC....From PBS..."Jon Stewart, the former host of "The Daily Show," appeared before a House committee in Washington, D.C., to again advocate for health benefits for 9/11 first responders. At the start of his 10-minute statement, Stewart said Tuesday's hearing was an "incredible metaphor." "Behind me, a filled room of 9/11 first responders and in front of me, a nearly empty Congress." Stewart said the lack of urgency to help these responders was a "stain" on Congress. "Your indifference cost these men and women their most valuable commodity: time," he said. "It's the one thing they're running out of."

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Congressional Sessions
Should we go back to a part time Congress as in the early days of our nation?
Yes, They actually accomplished more!
No, Our Congressmen and Congresswomen are hard working and look out for us!



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Bear Valley's Mark Phillips narrates a wonderful video that was created for the Ebbetts Pass Historical Association. The Video runs about 50 minutes and gives a fascinating & entertaining view of the history of the Bear Valley Area.

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