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The Big Black Friday Sale is Going On Now at Arnold Ace Home Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 09:33 AM
Arnold, CA...The Big Black Friday Sale is Going On Now at Arnold Ace Home Center. Click an image below for full sized savings.







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Now Tuning, Waxing & Leasing Ski Packages at SNAC!

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 08:52 AM
Arnold, CA...Now Tuning, Waxing & Leasing Ski Packages at SNAC!

Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 08:26 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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Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Return Friday Morning!

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 06:56 AM
Arnold, CA...Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Return Friday Morning! We had an issue with a router this morning.

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 10:01 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

The Camp Fire's Destruction Continues to Rise with Death Toll at 56, Over 10,000 Structures Lost & 130 Still Missing

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 09:01 PM
Paradise, CA...The fire remained active throughout the day in various areas around the perimeter. Firefighters have been working diligently to attack the fire through direct and indirect methods. As weather and visibility allow, fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters have been working in coordination with ground crews to slow the fire’s progress. Firefighters continue to strengthen and improve containment lines around the fire. Firefighters remain deployed throughout the interior areas of the fire’s footprint to patrol, extinguish hot spots, and mitigate hazards.



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Camp Fire Death Totals Continue to Rise. 56 Deaths Confirmed as of November 14th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 08:41 PM
Paradise, CA...The Butte County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) reports an additional eight fatalities have been confirmed due to the Camp Fire. Eight human remains were located in Paradise. Six sets of human remains were found inside structures. Two sets of human remains were found outside structures. This brings the total number of fatalities to date to 56.

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Traffic Update....Collision Near Mountain Ranch Rd / Calaveritas Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 05:42 PM
San Andreas, CA...Traffic Update....Collision Near Mountain Ranch Rd / Calaveritas Rd

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Local Contractors Encouraged to Bid on Stanislaus National Forest Snow Grooming Contract

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:58 PM
Sonora, CA...Contracting officials posted a pre-solicitation notice on the Federal Business Opportunity website for snow grooming on the Calaveras and Summit Ranger districts. The notice to vendors announces the forest’s plans to post a contracting solicitation on or about Nov. 15 that will remain open for 15 days. “We are in the middle of our Travel Management, subpart C planning effort and recognize how important snowmobiling is as a recreational opportunity on the forest. A system of groomed trails is vital to providing that opportunity in a safe and sustainable way,” said Beth Martinez, Public Services staff officer for the Stanislaus National Forest. “I encourage individuals and organized user groups and clubs to help spread the word regarding the need to groom our trails and the upcoming contracting opportunity. Prospective vendors can find instructions on FedBizOpps about how to request contract announcements and prepare their bids.”

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:44 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 accept E.B.T. cards.and 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 Stunning Estate, 744 Total Acres, 64 Vineyard Acres, Three Homes, State Water Rights & More! $3,500,000

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:38 PM
Esmeralda Valley, CA...This is the lifestyle! Turnkey Operation. The property at Chatom Vineyards consists of 11 parcels totaling 744.22 acres. 64 planted acres with 13 grape varietals. 60 plus acres of plantable land, 356 acres farmstead currently used for cattle grazing. Many options for expanding agricultural interests. There are 2 ponds & a natural spring. Seller has State Water Rights. Main home is 4300 sq. ft. with 4 beds, 2 baths, wonderful living spaces, cooks kitchen, large master suite, swimming pool. 2 additional homes, 2 barns, shop & garage/office. Private, peaceful paradise. Call NextHome Utica Properties at 209.736.9595 ... BRE #0136022












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Butte County Sheriff's Office Releases Names of Missing in Camp Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:28 PM
Butte County, Ca--In our ongoing effort to locate people thought to be missing as a result of the Camp Fire, the Butte County Sheriff's Office has created a list of names of the individuals we are currently looking for. The list of names has been posted on the Butte County Sheriff's Office webpage located at http://www.buttecount,net/sheriffcoroner & Below...

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CHP Sonora Seeking Help to Locate Hit and Run Suspect After Sonora Girl Struck on Campo Seco

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:06 PM
Sonora, CA...At approximately 6:15p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, November 13, 2018, Ruth Shopp of Sonora, was walking or jogging in an eastbound direction on Campo Seco Road after dark. Shopp was traveling along the north edge of the roadway, just east of Crooked Lane, headed toward Lime Kiln Road, when she was struck by a passing westbound vehicle. Shopp sustained serious injuries and was knocked into the tall grass on the north shoulder of the road where she was not easily seen in the darkness.

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34 Year Old Sonora Woman Loses Her Life in Logging Truck vs Vehicle Collision

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 12:30 PM
Sonora, CA...On Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at approximately 7:05 am, 25 year old Wallace resident, Tyler Hughes, was driving a loaded logging truck, eastbound on State Route 108 approaching Stockton Street. A 34 year old Sonora resident was driving a 1996 Honda Civic, eastbound on State Route 108, ahead of Hughes. For unknown reasons, the driver of the Civic drove onto the right shoulder and immediately initiated a U-turn directly into Hughes path. Subsequently, the front of the logging truck struck the left side of the Civic.

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Wilseyville Classic Motorcycle Race To Benefit Camp Fire Victims

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 10:23 AM
Wilseyville, CA...Breaking News.....The 65th Annual Wilseyville Hare Scramble is now #Race4Paradise!! In light of the recent horrific events that are occurring as a result of the Camp Fire in Butte County, ALL proceeds from this year’s race will be donated directly to victims of the Camp Fire. Our thoughts and prayers remain with the people in Paradise and surrounding communities, and our hearts go out to all who are suffering as a result of this terrible fire. We thank you for your support in this endeavor. In addition to donating all of the proceeds we will have a raffle going on, with prizes and a donation box.


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Big Trees Market's Big Thanksgiving Specials & Grocery Ad Through November 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 08:30 AM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market's Big Thanksgiving Specials & Grocery Ad Through November 27th


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Traffic Update....Possible Injury Collision Near Sr108 / W Stockton St

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 07:46 AM
Sonora, CA....Traffic Update....Possible Injury Collision Near Sr108 / W Stockton St

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 06:59 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!





Traffic Update....Collision Near Sr104 / Michigan Bar Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 06:17 AM
Ione, CA...Traffic Update....Collision Near Sr104 / Michigan Bar Rd

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 09:59 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

Camp Fire Death Toll and Homes Destroyed Totals Climb Yet Again to 48 Fatalities & 7,600 Homes Burned

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 08:10 PM
Paradise, CA...The Homes destroyed has climbed to a staggering 7,600 homes and the death toll climbed again to 48. Today firefighters continued to hold established containment lines. Tonight firefighters will take advantage of nighttime humidity recovery. Throughout the night firefighters will provide structure defense and continue to strengthen and improve existing control lines. Firefighters will be on patrol within the fire area while also mitigating hot spots and hazards.



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Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Pedestrian near Campo Seco Rd / Lime Kiln Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 07:34 PM
Sonora, CA...Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Pedestrian near Campo Seco Rd / Lime Kiln Rd

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Calaveras County Reaches Settlement Agreement of $25,400,000 with PG&E for 2015 Butte Fire Damages

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 03:59 PM
San Andreas, CA...Today, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors agreed to settle the County’s claims against PG&E for damages suffered as a result of the 2015 Butte Fire. After more than two and a half years of information exchange, expert analysis, litigation, and mediation, both PG&E and the County have accepted a “mediator’s proposal” of $25,400,000 for all County claims and liabilities arising from the 2015 Butte Fire. The parties attended three substantive mediations, and after the final day of mediation, JAMS mediator Michael Ornstil made the mediator’s proposal.

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Vietnam Veteran Marks 10 years of Walks to Raise Money for UCLA’s Operation Mend Ric Ryan has raised $125,000 to Support Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 03:38 PM
Murphys, CA...Ric Ryan, 72, fought for his country in Vietnam, has had both knees and one hip replaced and, in August, was struck by a car at a crosswalk. The car accident took him out of action for several weeks, but soon he was back trekking along the streets near his hometown of Murphys, California to raise money for a UCLA program that helps wounded veterans of post 9-11 conflicts, most of whom weren’t even born when Ryan was a Marine fighting in the jungles of Vietnam.



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PG&E Crews Continue Responding to Camp Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 03:09 PM
San Francisco, CA...Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) continues responding to the devastating Camp Fire in Butte County. PG&E crews are currently focused on supporting first responders and assisting the communities impacted by the fire. Crews are removing downed poles and wires from roadways, and beginning to assess the fire damage to electric and natural gas infrastructure as access to impacted areas is granted.

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Out of Control Juvenile Triggers Temporary Lockdown at Calaveras High School

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 02:06 PM
San Andreas, CA....From the Calaveras Sheriff's Dept..."On 11-13-18 at about 1251 hours CCSO Deputies were dispatched to Calaveras High School in San Andreas for a report of an out of control juvenile being aggressive on campus. It was reported that the juvenile possibly had a knife. The Sheriff's Office was informed that the school was placed on lock down as a precautionary measure. Deputies have been on campus and the juvenile has been contacted. No knives or other weapons were located on the juvenile. The situation is being resolved and there is no ongoing threat to students or staff."

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A Crowd Welcomes Olde Iron Fitness to Angels Camp

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 01:52 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Last night the Angels Camp Business Association and community welcomed Olde Iron Fitness to Angels Camp. A good sized crowd was on hand to welcome the area's newest business and fitness center. It was a great night for Troy, Karina & their team. Stop by their new gym on the South end of Middleton's Shopping Center. Olde Iron Fitness is a veteran owned business who's focus is providing a service to our community with an "olde school approach". Our emphasis is on young adult/adult physical fitness, nutrition and a healthy disciplined lifestyle.










Bear Valley Getting Ready for Opening Day

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 12:43 PM
Bear Valley, CA......The Temps are Dropping and the Snow Guns are blowing "Pure Mountain Fun" and SNOW it begins!
As long as the temps stay low our guns stay on! ‘Whatever the weather, we’ll have you covered!’


Two New Correctional Officers Join the Calaveras Sheriff's Dept.

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 12:15 PM
San Andreas, CA...On November 9th Sheriff Rick DiBasilio congratulated two new Correctional Officers, Jolisha Guzman and James Newman, for their graduation from the Stanislaus Adult Corrections CORE Academy.



MTMC Grows Orthopedic Care in Calaveras County as Seasoned Orthopedist Recruited to Join the Team

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 11:21 AM
San Andreas, CA...Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) has successfully recruited a third orthopedic surgeon to join the MTMC Specialty Care practice along with Dr. Craig Lovett and Dr. Lisa Siegler. Dr. Roger Rogalski is a welcomed addition to the experienced team. He has been actively practicing in the South Lake Tahoe as an Orthopaedic Surgeon, specializing in Sports Medicine for over twenty-five years.


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