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Sunday, Jun 25
10:00 AM The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October
03:00 PM University of Texas Students to Bicycle 4000 miles to Support Cancer Care
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
07:00 PM Don't Miss Jason Mraz at Ironstone On June 25th
Monday, Jun 26
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Tuesday, Jun 27
10:00 AM Marisolio Tasting Bar-Polish Pierogis
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Wednesday, Jun 28
All Day Overeaters Anonymous meeting
05:30 PM Milliaire’s Locals’ Night series is back! Join Them on June 28th
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
06:30 PM Calaveras County Arts Council is Proud to Present the 26th Annual Music in the Parks Series of Conce
Thursday, Jun 29
04:00 PM Want to Have a Positive Impact on a Young Person?
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Friday, Jun 30
05:00 PM Copper Cellars 5 Year Anniversary
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
07:00 PM Music At Bistro Espresso
Saturday, Jul 1
All Day Grand Re-Opening Of Bear Valley General Store On July 1st
09:30 AM Get Ready To Race In The Firecracker Mile!!
10:00 AM 45th Annual Sierra Nevada Arts & Crafts Festival
10:00 AM Independence Hall Needs Your Stuff! Accepting Donations Every Saturday!!
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
06:30 PM GABA Concert Series Live Music In Arnold
Sunday, Jul 2
Until 05:00 AM 45th Annual Sierra Nevada Arts & Crafts Festival
10:00 AM The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Monday, Jul 3
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Tuesday, Jul 4
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Wednesday, Jul 5
All Day Overeaters Anonymous meeting
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
06:30 PM Calaveras County Arts Council is Proud to Present the 26th Annual Music in the Parks Series of Conce
Thursday, Jul 6
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
Friday, Jul 7
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
07:00 PM Don't Miss The "First Fridays" Dinner Show With Jill Warren At Sequoia Woods
07:00 PM Music At Bistro Espresso
Saturday, Jul 8
10:00 AM Independence Hall Needs Your Stuff! Accepting Donations Every Saturday!!
All Day Tanner Vineyards Flight Night
06:30 PM GABA Concert Series Live Music In Arnold

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The Fabulous Off Brothers At Sequoia Woods

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 04:55 PM
Arnold, CA...While it's hot-hot-hot outside, we're staying cool-cool-cool with a refreshing swim pool and indoor air conditioning. The latest updates on the restaurant menu celebrate seasonal summer ingredients, so make your reservation to dine with us. Saturday night there is live music by the Fabulous Off Brothers from 8:00 to 11:00pm.

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Traffic Update...Overturned Vehicle On Hwy 26

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 04:51 PM
Glencoe, CA...CHP is reporting a vehicle on it's roof on Hwy 26 near Upper Dorray Road. Please use caution in the area...

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Traffic Update....Collision on Hwy 88 near Kirkwood

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 03:50 PM
Kirkwood, CA...CHP is reporting a possible injury collision west of Kirkwood. Please use caution in the area....

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Fire Update.....Vegetation & Barn Fire Closes New York Ranch Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 03:41 PM
Jackson, CA...Fire fighters are working a vegetation & Barn fire near New York Ranch Road and China Graveyard. The fire is several acres in size but crews are getting a handle on it. Please use caution in the area until they get this one knocked down.

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GABA Chooses Paul Moeller For Grand Marshall Of Arnold's July 4th Parade

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 03:25 PM
Arnold, CA...Linda Baker of the Greater Arnold Business Association chose Paul Moeller to be the Grand Marshall for Arnold's July 4th Parade. Moeller is renowned for founding the Calaveras Community Television Public Access Group. Under his guidance, The volunteers built a studio considered the “jewel of the Mother Lode”. The Studio, which bears his name, is a major source of community pride. The Nearest Public Access studio to the foothills is in Sacramento.  “His accomplishments are so widespread throughout the county, I just felt he is someone under the radar. A person who should be recognized,” Baker said.


Paul Moeller At Work In Murphys In 2009
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The 2017 Summer Hill Top Concert Series at Brice Station Continues Tonight With Bob Eisenman Jazz Trio & Now You Hazz Jazz.

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 01:18 PM
Murphys, CA...June 24, 2017 - Doors open at 5:30pm & Music 7:00PM - 10:00PM with Bob Eisenman Jazz Trio & Now You Hazz Jazz. About The Bob Eisenman Trio... “With a wide range of jazz styles including Jazz Standards, Straight Ahead Jazz, Blues, Ballads, and Latin Jazz, the trio performs tunes from beautiful ballads to grooving up-tempo swingers including songs from the great American song book, jazz classics and lesser known jazz greats. “The wonderful thing about jazz”, says multi-saxophonist and leader Bob Eisenman, “is that its expressive, inventive and emotive music. As a trio plus vocalist, we’re making a body of great jazz music intimate and accessible. We hope that our music touches our audience at an emotional level as well as being enjoyable to listen to.” – From the Bob Eisenman Jazz Trio Facebook Page


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The 2017 Strawberry Festival at Copperopolis Town Square Is June 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 11:59 AM
Copperopolis, CA...There is no better way to beat the heat than Strawberry Margaritas at the Strawberry Festival tomorrow! Get there early and enjoy live music, activities for kids, and loads of strawberries. #2ndAnnualStrawberryFestival at Copperopolis Town Square! The Farmers Market at the Square is back Sundays from 10 am to 2 pm. With loads of fresh produce and plenty of vendors, Sundays are a great day to stock up for the week for fresh culinary experiences.


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Plan B Will Be Rocking JJs Dive Bar & Grill Tonight

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 11:16 AM
Arnold, CA...The band Plan B is playing this Saturday night and you DEFINITELY don't wanna miss it. Was epic the last time they were here! Come on in and dance your socks off!



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Don't Miss Jason Mraz at Ironstone On June 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 10:35 AM
California-based singer/songwriter Jason Mraz makes laid-back, melodic pop with stylistic nods toward folk, jam band music, hip-hop, and soft rock. Since coming to the public’s attention with his 2002 hit single “The Remedy (Don’t Worry)”, Mraz has proven himself to be a reliable pop craftsman whose crowd-pleasing melodies can encompass both cheeky humor and earnest sincerity.




President Trump at Signing of the Veterans Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 07:18 AM
Washington, DC...Thank you very much. (Applause.) Thank you very much, everybody. That's really greatly appreciated. And thank you to Secretary Shulkin for that introduction and for your really tireless efforts, David, to protect those who have really been protecting all of us for so long. There great, great people. And you know I'm talking about, right? Congratulations.

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President Trump's Weekly Address. This Weeks Topic is Healthcare

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/24/2017 06:48 AM
Washington, CA...My fellow Americans, Millions of families across our nation are suffering under the disaster known as Obamacare. Traveling throughout our country over the last two years, I have met so many of these wonderful Americans, and I have never forgotten their stories. In Wisconsin, I recently met a proud Veteran and his wife – Michael and Tammy Kushman. When they were forced onto Obamacare and the exchange in 2015, they thought they would be able to keep their doctor-but they couldn't. They thought they would be able to keep their plan – but they weren't allowed. They were told their premiums would go down – but instead, they soared by 120 percent upward. It was one Obamacare lie after another. Today, the Kushmans spend $1,400 dollars a month on health insurance – nearly one-fourth of their entire net monthly income.

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Get Ready To Race In The Firecracker Mile!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/20/2017 08:15 PM
Arnold, CA...Hazel Fischer Elementary Parents Club has brought back The Firecracker Mile! This "mile" race through Arnold will kick off the Annual 4th of July Parade. Runners and walkers welcome! July 1st, 2017 9:30 a.m. at the bottom of the Arnold Byway No parking at the race start. Catch the shuttle at Cedar Center at 8:00 and 8:30. Register online and check for updates at ultrasignup.com by searching "Firecracker Mile" $5 children age 4 and under I $10 everyone else Find us on Facebook at"2017 Arnold Firecracker Mile" Questions? Email arnoldfirecrackermile@gmail.com

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Butte Fire Claims May Expire Soon!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/12/2017 10:56 AM
San Andreas, CA...Airola Butte Fire Attorneys in San Andreas is ready to help. We are a team of lawyers fighting for the rights of property owners in Amador and Calaveras Counties. The Airola family has been serving the legal needs of the Motherlode for 99 years. Now, in the aftermath of the Butte fire, the community has more legal issues than ever. We have assembled our own team of statewide attorneys and experts in wildfire litigation to help.

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Foot Glove Wearing Man Charged For Pinecrest Cabin Fires

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 06:52 PM
Pinecrest, CA...Just after 1 PM yesterday afternoon, the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office received a call from a Pinecrest area campground. The caller reported seeing a suspicious man walking through the campground wearing gloves on his feet.


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"Mornings With The One Percent™" Live Weekday News Show Premiers July 3rd!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 01:56 PM
Arnold, CA...We are excited to announce "Mornings With The One Percent™" a new, live, three hour, news & entertainment program will premier on July 3rd. It will run for three hours weekday mornings. The premise for the name is this: As many of you may know the USDA rated all the counties in the US on a livability scale on climate, natural amenities, etc. Calaveras came in as the 14th best county in the whole nation to live and all of our local counties Tuolumne, Amador & Alpine all rank high enough to easily fall into the top one percent of the over 3,000 counties in the US. So even when bad things happen here (which they do) at the end of the day we have a lot to be thankful for as we live in some of the greatest areas literally on the planet. We may not all be a Buffett, Gates or a Bezos but we are part of the one percent because we call this area home.


Above is a frame from one of last year's shows where we interviewed CVB's Lisa Boulton. Starting July 3rd we will be live three hours each weekday morning.
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Future "Tony Hawks" near Hwy 120 & New Priest Grade

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 01:20 PM
Groveland, CA...CHP is reporting three subjects on skateboards doing stunts in the roadway. Please use caution in the area...

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Traffic Update...Overturned Vehicle on Hwy 49 near Cosgrave

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 12:37 PM
San Andreas, CA....CHP is reporting and emergency crews are on scene of a vehicle vs embankment that ended in a rollover. Please use caution in the area...


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Calaveras County Public Health Issues Heat Advisory to Residents

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 08:40 AM
San Andreas, CA...Calaveras County Health and Human Services Agency - Public Health Division continues to issue a heat advisory for the County. We urge the public to act now to prevent heat-related illness. Temperatures of 100 degrees or more will continue over the next several days. Dr. Kelaita, County Health Officer, stated, “Taking action now can prevent the possibility of heat-related illness. Some health conditions such as obesity, fever, dehydration, heart disease, poor circulation, sunburn and drug/alcohol use can make it harder for the body to stay cool in hot weather.”

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University of Texas Students to Bicycle 4000 miles to Support Cancer Care! Meet Then In Murphys June 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 08:13 AM
Murphys CA...Texas 4000 Riders to Meet Cancer Patients. The Mark Twain Cancer Center will welcome the Texas 4000 to beautiful downtown Murphys Park on the afternoon of Sunday, June 25th. This peloton of University of Texas student/athletes will pedal the brutal 4000 miles from Austin, Texas to Anchorage, Alaska to support cancer awareness and prevention. The welcome celebration will include the rider’s sharing tales of their adventure with the audience, and connecting with current oncology patients. Included are a bar-b-que, and music by the LavaCats starting at 3 PM. For information, call the Mark Twain Cancer Center at 209-754-9670.

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Twisted Folk Concert Series Presents Front Country Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 08:12 AM
Vallecito, CA...Twisted Oak Winery is pleased to announce the next concert of our 2017 Twisted Folk Concert Series – Front Country. "What can you say about a band who says their influences include 'Bill Monroe, Paul Simon, Prince, and King Crimson?'" said winery owner Jeff Stai. “This is a band that isn't afraid to bring bluegrass into the 21st century. This ain't your father's twang-ey music!”




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GABA Concert Series Live Music In Arnold From Dyemusica!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 08:11 AM
Arnold, CA...You know it’s summer when the music begins in the mountain town of Arnold and Dyemusica is back this weekend. Staged at the outdoor theatre in Arnold’s Cedar Center, these events are produced by the Greater Arnold Business Association and are free to the public.

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Music At Bistro Espresso

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/23/2017 08:10 AM
Arnold, CA...The Bistro Espresso Summer Concert Series rolls on.

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The 2016 - 2017 Calaveras Grand Jury Final Report

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/14/2017 01:17 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras Grand Jury has completed their final report for the 2016-2017 Session. We have included the report in full PDF and also .Doc formats. If you click on the image below it will load the PDF version.

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Planned CCWD Water Outage in Arnold: Friday June 23

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 06:35 PM
Arnold, CA...There will be a planned water outage from 9 a.m. to noon Friday June 23 in Arnold. This service disruption will impact all residential CCWD customers on Fir Street, Dunbar Road and Linebaugh Road. It will also impact Ebbetts Pass Gas, Chevron and Arnold Ace Home Center. Those with questions or concerns about this planned water outage may contact CCWD Customer Service at (209) 754-3543 or email customerservice@ccwd.org.

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Independence Hall Needs Your Stuff! Accepting Donations Every Saturday!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 06:20 PM
White Pines, CA...The Flea Market is our only fundraiser for the year. The proceeds provide for maintenance of the building and grounds. It is always held on the first full weekend in August. Donations to the Flea Market are accepted all year.

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Margaret J. Soares Passes Away At 89

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 03:16 PM
Valley Springs, CA....Margaret J. Soares, a resident of Valley Springs for 16 years died on April 19, 2017 at the age of 89. A retiree of American Airlines. She is survived by daughters Gail Ventress of Valley Springs, Bonnie Ventress of Inver Grove Heights, MN, Son Daniel Ventress of Cobb, CA. Seven Grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Walter Soares and 4 day old great grandson Ryder Martinez.

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Barbara Rose Russell 1924 - 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 03:02 PM
Arnold, CA...Barbara Rose Russell (Burns) passed away June 16th at the age of 93. Born May 17, 1924 in Stockton, to Edward and Irene Burns. Affectionately known as Sis or Bobbie to friends and family, she is survived by son James F Russell Jr, of Arnold and granddaughters Bonnie Esperanca and Annie Russell Zinzuvadia, four great grandsons and one great granddaughter and brother Thomas Burns.

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Traffic Update....Overturned Vehicle On Hwy 49 Near Springfield Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 12:03 PM
Sonora, CA...Traffic Update....Overturned Vehicle On Hwy 49 Near Springfield Road.

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Milliaire’s Locals’ Night series is back! Join Them on June 28th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 10:11 AM
Murphys, CA...Milliaire’s Locals’ Night series is back! Join them on Wednesday, June 28th for live music by The Hot Dark, half price on select wines, food by La Esperanza Taco truck!

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Crews Making Progress On Repairs To Hwy 4 Over Ebbetts Pass

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 09:20 AM
Bear Valley, CA...Repair crews are making good progress working on the narrow, damaged roads that are Ebbetts Pass in the high country. No firm estimate yet on exact day of reopening but in the meantime it appears crews are making good progress on repairing the road to Spicer to we are awaiting a call back on firm opening date...


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Live Fire Training off of Wards Ferry Road Starting June 28th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 08:57 AM
San Andreas, CA...The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) Tuolumne - Calaveras Unit will be conducting live fire training in Tuolumne County. Students from around the State will be taught the proper techniques to plan and conduct complex firing operations during wildland fire suppression. Techniques learned will be utilized during suppression efforts to starve an approaching wildland fire of available vegetation.


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The Discussion Draft Of "Better Care" Has Been Released By The Senate

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/22/2017 08:29 AM
Washington, DC...The Discussion Draft - Senate Republican Health Care Bill has been released.  View the Senate Republican Health Care bill here.Senate Republican Health Care Overhaul Proposal Seven years ago, Democrats imposed a risky health care experiment on Americans that led to skyrocketing costs and collapsing insurance markets.  Senate Republicans are working to fix the mess Democrats made by acting to rescue the millions trapped by Obamacare.  The discussion draft will:
  • Help stabilize collapsing insurance markets that have left millions of Americans with no options.
  • Free the American people from the onerous Obamacare mandates that require them to purchase insurance they don’t want or can’t afford.
  • Improve the affordability of health insurance, which keeps getting more expensive under Obamacare.
  • Preserve access to care for Americans with pre-existing conditions, and allow children to stay on their parents’ health insurance through age 26.
  • Strengthen Medicaid for those who need it most by giving states more flexibility while ensuring that those who rely on this program won’t have the rug pulled out from under them.
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Big Trees Fitness Is Now Open For Summer Fun!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/16/2017 01:16 PM
Arnold, CA...Make a splash of your own at the Pool at Big Trees Aquatic Fitness! Traditional Water Class Monday & Friday 11:30am. Aqua Zumba Wednesday 11:30am. Open Swim Daily 12:30pm - 5pm. Lap Swim Daily 8:00am - 11:30am. Big Trees Fitness 2116 Hwy 4, Arnold, CA. 209.795.9965

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Got Pine Needles? Wish You Didn't? Call Today For a Free Estimate 209-795-5686

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/08/2017 10:59 AM
Arnold, CA...Get Your Yard Cleanup Done For 2017! Got Pine Needles? Let Us Help! Pine Needles, Leaves, Pruning, Weed Whipping, Hauling, Call today for a free estimate, 209-795-5686, helpmerake@gmail.com

Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Specials Through June 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 09:04 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 209.753.7331 Or You may call your order in to 209.736.4243 ext 14. Sierra Hills Market Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7115 Or You may call your order in to 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's Weekly Ad & Specials Through June 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 06:26 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market's Weekly Ad & Specials Through June 27th


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Calaveras County Woman Arrested After Fleeing Burglary On Big Hill Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 05:39 PM
Sonora, CA...From the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Dept...."This morning at 9:42 AM, the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a burglary in progress at a cabin in the 16000 block of Big Hill Road in Sonora. The property manager gave the dispatcher a license plate number and said a man and woman just left the scene in a white Toyota pickup towards Columbia with a dresser and numerous containers in the truck. As the suspect was fleeing the scene, he attempted to hit another property manager with his pickup. Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Detectives were in the area investigating an unrelated incident when they spotted the Toyota and attempted to pull the vehicle over. The Toyota failed to yield and a short pursuit ensued. The pickup slowed down and the male driver jumped out and fled on foot while the truck was still in motion. His female passenger was still in the truck when it went over an embankment and crashed into a tree. The woman passenger, identified as 33 year old Raven Chapter of Calaveras County, exited the truck and attempted to flee on foot and was apprehended.



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President Donald Trump Rally in Cedar Rapids, IA

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 05:04 PM
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Collision On Avery Sheep Ranch Leads To DUI Arrest

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 05:00 PM
Avery, CA...A collision on Avery Sheep Ranch Leads To DUI Arrest. An 50 year old Avery woman was driving on Avery Sheep Ranch Road late Monday evening west of Skull Ranch at approximately 35 mph when she lost control of her 1995 Ford sedan. Her vehicle entered onto the south shoulder and impacted a tree.

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Minor Injuries In Hwy 12 Collision

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 04:47 PM
Valley Springs, CA...On June 19, 2017, at approximately 2015 hours, Party #2 (Franz) was driving Vehicle #2 (Subaru), traveling westbound on SR-12, approaching Sonny Lane. Party #1 (Baca) was driving Vehicle #1 (Pontiac), at approximately 45 mph, following a short distance behind Vehicle #2. Party #3 (Holtz) was driving Vehicle #3 (Dodge), traveling eastbound on SR-12, at approximately 45 mph, approaching Sonny Lane.

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Twisted Folk Concert Series Presents Front Country Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 04:37 PM
Vallecito, CA...Twisted Oak Winery is pleased to announce the next concert of our 2017 Twisted Folk Concert Series – Front Country. "What can you say about a band who says their influences include 'Bill Monroe, Paul Simon, Prince, and King Crimson?'" said winery owner Jeff Stai. “This is a band that isn't afraid to bring bluegrass into the 21st century. This ain't your father's twang-ey music!”




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Grand Re-Opening Of Bear Valley General Store On July 1st

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 04:32 PM
Bear Valley, CA...New, improved, and stocked with all the necessities. Join us on July 1st for the grand re-opening of the Bear Valley General Store, located in the Bear Valley Village! Our first 50 visitors will leave with a special gift.

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Sonora Area Foundation Announces Record Scholarship Awards

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 04:09 PM
Sonora, CA...Sonora Area Foundation announces that the 2017 scholarship season has been completed and record totals recorded. According to program manager, Lin Freer, “2017 Scholarships awarded total $371,000 with 170 awards going to 125 Tuolumne County students. This eclipses last year’s then record of $266,000 granted in 2016.” The bulk of the increase was attributed to local technology company Front Porch which substantially increased both the number of scholarships awarded and in many cases the size of the award. The company has a long history of supporting education programs in Tuolumne County and the relationship with Sonora Area Foundation was cited as a major factor related to the increased giving. “Sonora Area Foundation makes it possible to help meet needs in the community,” said CEO Zach Britton. “With the scholarships, they take care of everything; they track all the details, verify the transcripts and cut the checks. That would be a lot of work for us. They do a great job of doing all the legwork and they don’t charge any fees.”

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Music in the Parks: Juni Fisher June 21, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Brice Station Vineyards

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 03:56 PM
Murphys, CA...Juni Fisher is an inveterate story teller and a singer of songs that will pull at your heart, tickle your funny bone, and introduce you to a cast of characters you'll love.  Sodbusters, cowboys and cowgirls, sideshow attractions, horses, pigs, chickens, and cows all come to life with Juni’s recounting of heartbreak, foolishness, cunning, hope, and love.

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City of Angels Camp Budget Discussions On June 22

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 03:49 PM
Angels Camp, CA....The Angels Camp City Council will be back in action on June 22 for Budget Discussions. They will meet at 3pm at the Angels Fire House on Vallecito Road.

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Sonora Foundation Announces The Jim and Barb Gianelli Community Fund

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 03:38 PM
Sonora, CA...Sonora Area Foundation announces that long time Sonora attorney Jim Gianelli and his wife Barb have opened a second fund at the Foundation to facilitate charitable giving for their business Gianelli & Polley, Inc. The couple has held a personal fund at the Foundation since 1999. Mr. Gianelli was a long time member and past president of the Foundation’s Board of Directors. According to Mr. Gianelli: “We have always made charitable donations directly at Gianelli & Polley and it’s worked well. However, partnering with Sonora Area Foundation has several benefits and Barb and I really like the work they’re doing in Tuolumne County and want to show our support."

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Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office is Requesting Help in Locating Missing Teen.(Update...Returned Safe)

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 03:08 PM
Railroad Flat, CA...(Update...Returned Safe & we spoke with Mikaila and she said she left voluntarily and just wanted someplace to stay for a few days) On 06/19/17 at about 8:25 PM, The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office received a missing persons report on a 17-year-old female, Mikaila Dawn Hodges, out of Railroad Flat. Mikaila Hodges is allegedly in the company of 37-year-old Michael Allen Stewart out of Yuba County. They were last seen together in Railroad Flat area on 06/14/17. Mikaila Hodges has been in contact with family and friends but will not disclose her whereabouts.

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Medical Center’s Golf Tournament Raises $50,400 For Free Mobile Health Clinic

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 02:57 PM
Sonora, June 21, 2017 - Thanks to the generous support of 56 event sponsors, 129 golfers, plus donors and volunteers, Sonora Regional Medical Center’s 17th Annual Golf Classic on June 14 at Saddle Creek Golf Resort raised $50,400 for Project HOPE, its free mobile health van. Staffed by a nurse practitioner, the heath van is stationed at the Crossroads shopping center twice a week and Interfaith once a month, to provide free basic healthcare services to people who have no health insurance or who are underinsured.


Black Oak Casino Resort’s Aaron Moss, Ron Patel, Ed Wickman and BJ Nelson at the Medical Center’s Golf Classic.

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Signal Work Continues On Hwy 26

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 02:42 PM
Calaveras County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 26 (SR-26) from Gee Lane to County View Drive for traffic signal work. Work will begin Sunday, June 18, 2017, through Friday, June 23, 2017, from 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m.

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Assault with Deadly Weapon Charge For Burson Man

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/21/2017 02:38 PM
Burson, CA...On 06/20/17 at about 3:15 PM, The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3300 block of Davis Road for a report of a 33-year-old victim allegedly being punched and kicked by 46-year-old suspect Dale William Wichman II of Burson. It was reported that Wichman became angry at the victim and repeatedly punched and kicked the victim. The victim attempted to leave the property when Wichman allegedly armed himself with a handgun and hit the victim with the firearm while he was trying to drive away. The victim also reported that Dale Wichman fired a single shot from his firearm into the rear of his vehicle as he exited the driveway. The victim sustained injuries to his face and upper body as a result of the physical confrontation. His medical condition is unknown at this time.

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Created on 02/22/2006 11:32 PM by thepinetree
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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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