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Traffic Update.....Head On Collision Near Hwy 88 & Eggiman

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/23/2017 06:27 PM
Ione, CA...CHP is reporting a head on collision on Hwy 88 near Eggiman. Please use caution in the area...

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Hey Good People!!! Bear Valley Closes Out The 2016/17 Season With The Slush Cup!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/23/2017 08:51 AM
Hey Good People! Well.............it's out last day of the season and it looks to be another good one! The high should peak around 48F today with SSW winds from 10-16 w possible gusts to 24mph. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday look to be filled with unsettled weather in the form of a rain and snow mix then a return to high pressure by Thursday and sunshine. It's been a great season and we're stoked for all who made it up to play with us! Come on up and check us out and our "Pure Mtn Fun" ethos as we're staying open until April 23rd 2017. Have a great summer and we'll see all ya'll next season.


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Erin Moran of Happy Days Passes Away At 56

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 07:46 PM
Harrison County, Indiana...Erin Marie Moran (October 18, 1960 – April 22, 2017) was an American actress, best known for playing Joanie Cunningham on the sitcom Happy Days and its spin-off Joanie Loves Chachi. Saturday afternoon a call was placed to dispatch with a report of an "unresponsive female". EMT's arrived and found Erin Moran deceased. An autopsy is forthcoming.




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Dyemusica Live At Bistro Espresso April 22nd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 04:37 PM
Arnold, CA...Tonight Dyemusica will be live at Bistro Espresso starting at 7pm. Bistro Espresso has expanded and is now not only a great morning coffee house but an afternoon and evening destination spot. Dyemusica is a band Formed in the Sierra Nevadas in NorCal in 2011 By friends who love reggae, and the freedom of jam music. We incorporate different tonal styles and personalities with thought provoking lyrics and alot of experimental overtones to achieve our sound and create something original.

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Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Motorcycle On Hwy 108

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 11:36 AM
Jamestown, CA...CHP is reporting a vehicle vs motorcycle collision on Hwy 108 and Woods Way. Please use caution in the area...

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President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address On New Optimism For American Workers

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 08:58 AM
Washington, DC...My Fellow Americans, A new optimism is sweeping our country as we return power from Washington and give it back to the American People, where it belongs. For too long, American workers were forgotten by their government – and I mean totally forgotten. Their interests were pushed aside for global projects, and their wealth was taken from their communities and shipped across the world, all across the seas.



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The Annual Calaveras County Old Fashioned Fly-In & Open House April 22

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 08:04 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The Annual Calaveras County Old Fashioned Fly-In & Open House April 22


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Don't Forget The Annual Dog Nail Trim Clinic At Arnold CHS Thrift Store On April 22nd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 07:37 AM
Arnold, CA...Don't forget! Our annual Dog Nail Trim Clinic at our Calaveras Humane Society Thrift Store (sponsored by Carrie's Critter Couture & Biscuit Bar and Aloha Boarding and Training) is this coming Saturday, April 22 at our Calaveras Humane Society Thrift Store. Nail trims only $10, trim and file just $15. 100% of the proceeds benefits your Calaveras Humane Society. Don't miss this tremendous bargain. All dogs on leash, please. See you there!


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Earth Day Benefit At Cuneo Ranch Community Garden

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 07:35 AM
Jackson, CA...Celebrate Earth Day, Saturday April 22 at the Historic Chichizola/Cuneo Ranch and Community Gardens. Located at 1324 Jackson Gate Rd., Jackson CA. Grounds will be open 9 am-2 pm.

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Hop, Skip, Jump, Run, Walk For Autism Awareness!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 07:31 AM
Murphys, CA...April 22nd, Saturday from 8-11 Mind Matters is holding its 6th Annual Off the Beaten Path, Walk/Run for Autism Awareness, A Mind Matters Fund Raiser! This is a fun activity for people of all ages. The event starts in beautiful Murphys Park where we will have music, warm-up group exercises, and face-painting for children and those young at heart! You can walk or run [or hop, skip & jump!] for the 5K distance, but, the 10K will be a timed race. There will be awards for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place for each age group; female and male. Age groups are 0-19 years, 20-39 years, 40-59 years, and 60 years and over.

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Get Your Tickets Now For The 11th Annual Taste of Calaveras At Ironstone On April 22nd! It Showcases the Finest Wine, Culinary Treats & Art

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/22/2017 07:24 AM
Murphys, CA...(Tickets Available At The Door!! Don't miss this Great Event!!) The 11th Annual Taste of Calaveras Is April 22nd At Ironstone & Showcases the Finest Wine, Culinary Treats & Art. More than 40 of Calaveras County’s most acclaimed winemakers, restaurateurs and plein air artists will converge at Ironstone Vineyards, 1894 Six Mile Road, Murphys, for the Eleventh Annual Taste of Calaveras from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22nd. The event features wine tasting, gourmet samplings, live music by the Bob Eisenmann Jazz Trio, food and wine demonstrations, local artists painting along with artisans on site and a silent auction featuring Calaveras experiences and Calaveras products. Below are a few photos from the 2016 event that most attendees said was the best Taste Of Calaveras Yet. Get your tickets now and more information continues below the great promo by Candy Myers & Sherri Smith...




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Don't Forget The Annual Dog Nail Trim Clinic At Arnold CHS Thrift Store On April 22nd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 11:28 AM
Arnold, CA...Don't forget! Our annual Dog Nail Trim Clinic at our Calaveras Humane Society Thrift Store (sponsored by Carrie's Critter Couture & Biscuit Bar and Aloha Boarding and Training) is this coming Saturday, April 22 at our Calaveras Humane Society Thrift Store. Nail trims only $10, trim and file just $15. 100% of the proceeds benefits your Calaveras Humane Society. Don't miss this tremendous bargain. All dogs on leash, please. See you there!


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It's Time to Rent Your Tux for Prom From The Clothes Mine

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/17/2017 02:56 PM
Angels Camp & Sutter Creek, CA...If you or someone you know is planning to go to prom this year, this is the time to shop! There are great styles available in slim and traditional fits. You can even check them out at jimsformalwear.com before you come in. If price is a concern, check out our basic black tux that rents for just $74.95. We're looking forward to seeing you!


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USFS Says Mokelumne River Canyon Access Roads Closed Indefinitely Due To Storm Damage

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 09:45 PM
Pioneer, CA...All 3 roads that provide access to the Mokelumne River Canyon are closed indefinitely due to storm damage: Salt Springs Road, Ellis Road, and Panther Creek Road. There is storm damage on all 18 national forests in California with a total of 557 damage sites on forest service roads regionally as of April 5, 2017. There are multiple damage sites on many roads, and the damage is significant in some places. Damage assessment is still in progress and will not be fully known until the snow melts. The photos here are from Panther Creek Road in the Amador Ranger District.

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Sierra Pacific Industries Donates 5,000 Seedlings For Tree Mortality Give Away

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 02:22 PM
Murphys, CA...The Calaveras County Tree Mortality Task Force will be giving away tree seedlings on Sunday April 23, 2017 from 11am to 4pm at Sierra Hill Market in Murphy’s for those affected by “Bark Beetle Killed Trees” within Calaveras County. The seedlings have been generously donated by Sierra Pacific Industries. Species to be given away include: Ponderosa Pine, Sugar Pine, Douglas Fir and Cedar

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Draft Commercial Cannabis Ban Ordinance Has Been Released

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 01:00 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Planning Department has released the draft of the Commercial Cannabis Ban Ordinance. Its' intent...."It is the purpose and intent of this chapter to prohibit, to the maximum extent allowed under state law, with limited exceptions, the commercial, medical, and recreational cultivation, manufacture, testing, distribution, transportation, and storage of cannabis in order to preserve the public peace, health, safety, and general welfare of the citizens of Calaveras County and the environment while retaining the ability of patients to have access to medical cannabis in the County to the extent deemed necessary under state law. Any ambiguity in this Chapter should be construed in whatever manner best effectuates this intent." The complete draft is below and also linked to in its' pdf form....Ban Ord Final Draft 4-20-17

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Alligator Seized In Jamestown

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 12:08 PM
Jamestown, CA...The Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office received information from a concerned citizen about a Jamestown man who was rumored to be in possession of an alligator. The Fish and Wildlife Warden was contacted and accompanied deputies to the location. The 3 1/2 foot alligator was located on the premise in a heated, rubber lined tank and was seized by the Department of Fish and Wildlife after their investigation determined that the person in possession was not permitted to have the restricted species.

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Fire In Substation Causes Massive Power Outage In San Francisco

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 11:35 AM
San Francisco, CA....San Francisco is gradually coming back online as a fire in a substation disrupted life in the City by the Bay. Some BART services and other services were interrupted earlier as PG&E works to get their grid back up and running. The outage is causing massive disruptions city at this time.

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"Care For God's Creations" Battery Collection For Earth Day

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 11:18 AM
Calaveras County, CA...Through "Care For God's Creations" we are holding a Household Battery Collection for Earth Day. People can drop off old household & rechargeable batteries at following locations: (there will be buckets available for drop off if no one is present) St. Ignatius Church , Poker Flat Community Center, Sunday,April 23 @ 8 a.m. St. Patrick's Church, 820 South Main Street, April 22 & 23 St. Patrick's Church, 621 Sheep Ranch Road, Murphys, April 22 @ 5 p.m. & 23 @ 8 a.m. Our Lady of the Sierra, 1301 Linebaugh Road, Arnold April 22 3-5 5p.m, April 23 9-11 a.m. We cannot accept car batteries. So far we have kept over 10,000 batteries out of our landfills.

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Public Notice On Amendments To County Code Relating To Sewage Disposal & Annual Records

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 10:27 AM
San Andreas, CA...On April 11, 2017, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted 5-0 to adopt an ordinance amending County Code Chapter 13.12 (Sewage Disposal) by adding Section 13.12.200 – Annual Reporting and Section 13.12.210 – Permanent Records. A complete copy of this ordinance is available in the Office of the Clerk to the Board of Supervisors and the Environmental Management Agency, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249.

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Camp Connell "Gold Mine"

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 09:49 AM
Camp Connell, CA...Camp Connell "Gold Mine" "It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye" Antoine de Saint-Exupery. This quote seemed appropriate because since buying the store in January, many people have come in and met me, and many have said this; "This place is a Goldmine" I was always polite, and never disagreed even once. However, what I didn't realize is that they were not talking about Gold that is connected to money, they were talking about Gold that is connected to the Heart. So many people have shared their stories about the old days at Camp Connell, how they spent their youth there, and some of the great times they have had in the "Backyard".

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Traffic Update....Green Car Vs Fence In Copper

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/21/2017 08:06 AM
Copperopolis, CA...CHP is reporting a green car vs a fence on School Street. Cars these days...fences please be on the lookout for cars with no regard for your pickets...

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Get Your Tickets Now For The 11th Annual Taste of Calaveras At Ironstone On April 22nd! It Showcases the Finest Wine, Culinary Treats & Art

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 10:47 AM
Murphys, CA...The 11th Annual Taste of Calaveras Is April 22nd At Ironstone & Showcases the Finest Wine, Culinary Treats & Art. More than 40 of Calaveras County’s most acclaimed winemakers, restaurateurs and plein air artists will converge at Ironstone Vineyards, 1894 Six Mile Road, Murphys, for the Eleventh Annual Taste of Calaveras from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22nd. The event features wine tasting, gourmet samplings, live music by the Bob Eisenmann Jazz Trio, food and wine demonstrations, local artists painting along with artisans on site and a silent auction featuring Calaveras experiences and Calaveras products. Below are a few photos from the 2016 event that most attendees said was the best Taste Of Calaveras Yet. Get your tickets now and more information continues below the great promo by Candy Myers & Sherri Smith...




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Experience The Difference At Sonora Ford!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/10/2017 09:33 AM
Sonora, CA...We have a strong and committed sales staff with many years of experience satisfying our customers' needs. Feel free to browse our inventory online, request more information about vehicles, set up a test drive or inquire about financing!
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Beautiful Arnold Cabin In The Woods From Cedar Creek Realty! Only $258,000

Posted by: News_Desk on 04/05/2017 12:49 PM
Arnold, CA...Lookin’ for a cabin in the woods? Here it is! A charming classic a-frame on 1.42 acres in the desirable neighborhood of Lakemont Pines featuring Arnold’s largest private lake with recreation facility. Big wall of windows overlook your own forest. Step out onto the large deck and take it in – not a thing in sight except trees, squirrels, sky & birds…and night-time stars! On the main floor is the living room, new kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances, dining nook, a bedroom & full bath. The loft is currently used as main bedroom with open walk-in closet. These 2 levels make up the 1108 sq ft recorded in county records but there’s more! Discover approximately 380 square feet of somewhat unconventional but quite useable space downstairs with a bedroom, rec room, and full bath with laundry room. Roof just 4 years new!






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It's Time to Rent Your Tux for Prom!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/05/2017 11:10 AM
Angels Camp & Sutter Creek, CA...If you or someone you know is planning to go to prom this year, this is the time to shop! There are great styles available in slim and traditional fits. You can even check them out at jimsformalwear.com before you come in. If price is a concern, check out our basic black tux that rents for just $74.95. We're looking forward to seeing you!


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Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Rolling!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/02/2017 12:07 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. They are open everyday from 5am to Midnight!! Stop by and see the Singh's today at the corner of Hwy 49 & Hwy 4.


Watch A Movie This Week At The Best Theatre In The Mother Lode...Angels Six Theatres!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/02/2017 12:02 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Angels 6 Theatres in historic Angels Camp is the best place to see a movie in the Mother Lode. Click Below for full schedule.


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Tickets For 21st Annual Renner Winery Bonfire On Sale Now!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 03/28/2017 05:08 PM
Murphys, CA...The 21st Annual Renner Winery Bonfire in the Vineyard is our best event. This year, it will happen on Saturday, April 29th starting at 6:00 pm. We will have a great dinner, music and dancing to the great local band, Jill & The Giants. This promises to be a wonderful experience enjoying the beautiful vineyard in the height of spring! Call the Tasting Room for tickets, (209)728-2314, or on our website. Shuttle service will be available from our Tasting Room in downtown Murphys.

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Fuel Your Spring Fun With $14.99 Propane Exchange Tanks From Calaveras Lumber

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/15/2017 02:13 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Are you fueled up are ready to go? Do you have an extra tank for the garage heater? Time to get ready for all those spring activities! Calaveras Lumber in Angels Camp now has one of the lowest prices anywhere on propane exchange tanks. Simple, fast, safe & efficient. Stop by their home improvement store in Angels Camp and they will have you fueled up and ready to go in minutes. Of course while you are there you might be tempted to pick up a few more things as well.

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Calaveras Chamber Celebrates Mind Matters 10th Anniversary!! Don't Miss It!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 03:30 PM
Murphys, CA...The Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the tenth anniversary of the founding of Mind Matters at its monthly mixer to be held at the clinic on Thursday, April 20, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Mind Matters, a non-profit clinic located in Murphys, is dedicated to helping individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders (ADHD), and learning disabilities, in achieving their maximum potential. It also strives to promote public understanding by serving as a community resource.

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Traffic Update...Possible Injury Collision On Tuolumne Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 11:04 AM
Sonora, CA...CHP is reporting a possible injury collision on Tuolumne Road. Please use caution in the area...

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James K. Polk Says..."May The Boldest Fear & Wisest Tremble"

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 10:26 AM
"May the boldest fear and the wisest tremble when incurring responsibilities on which may depend our country's peace and prosperity, and in some degree the hopes and happiness of the whole human family." President, James K. Polk 1845-1849

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Cattle, Sheep and Goats Oh My! Calaveras County Fair. "Country Nights and Carnival Lights" May 18-21, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 08:24 AM
Frogtown, CA...What will you see in the barns this year at the Fair? 46 head of cattle, 157 pigs, 73 head of sheep, 45 market goats, 39 dairy and pygmy goats, 259 chickens, 25 turkeys, 119 rabbits and 10 cavies. Prior to the Fair there are 19 horses in the horse show and 10 dogs in the dog show. Lots of critters to see at the Calaveras County Fair. "Country Nights and Carnival Lights" May 18-21, 2017


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Public Notice: County Has Updated Sewage Disposal Ordinance

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 07:59 AM
On April 11, 2017, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted 5-0 to adopt an ordinance amending County Code Chapter 13.12 (Sewage Disposal) by adding Section 13.12.200 – Annual Reporting and Section 13.12.210 – Permanent Records. A complete copy of this ordinance is available in the Office of the Clerk to the Board of Supervisors and the Environmental Management Agency, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249.

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 07:28 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

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 07:17 AM
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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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs Through April 19th

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 07:16 AM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are below

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Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Specials Through April 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2017 06:45 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 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 Weekly Ad & Specials Through April 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 11:54 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Specials Through April 25th



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Study Paints Somber Picture of U.S. Mental Health Status and Access to Care

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 11:10 PM
New York, NY...More Americans than ever before suffer from serious psychological distress, and the country's ability to meet the growing demand for mental health services is rapidly eroding.  Researchers from NYU Langone Medical Center analyzed a federal health information database and concluded that 3.4 percent of the U.S. population (more than 8.3 million) adult Americans suffer from serious psychological distress, or SPD.

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Grad Night Meeting - Tonight April 19, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 04:58 PM
Angels Camp, CA...GRAD NIGHT is in approximately six weeks! We will be having a meeting tonight (Wednesday) at 6:30 pm in the Learning Center at Bret Harte. There are only two more meetings and there is a lot to accomplish and do before the event. We need your input and help, please come! If you cannot make the meetings and really would like to help, please contact: Linda Ayala - letmecteeth@gmail.com ~ 209.770.6222 Yvonne Heryford - yvonneheryford@gmail.com - 209.768.9880 Please come and help give our kids a safe and fun night to remember their high school years by!

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Hwy 26 Now Open Through West Point Area! Repair Costs Estimated At $3.5 Million

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 04:45 PM
West Point, CA...The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will open eastbound and westbound State Route 26 (SR-26) from Higdon Road to the North Fork Mokelumne River Bridge, just west of West Point, following a 69-day full closure due to storm related damage. State Route 26 opened on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Final striping will be installed under a moving closure on Friday, April 21, 2017. For nearly three months, motorists in Amador and Calaveras Counties patiently endured up to 60-minute detours as Caltrans performed a variety of repairs, addressing a roadside slip-out, rockslide and culvert replacements.



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Statement From 21st Century Fox Regarding End Of Bill O’Reilly Era At Fox News

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 12:18 PM
New York, NY – April 19 2017 – 21st Century Fox today issued the following statement: “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the Company and Bill O’Reilly have agreed that Bill O’Reilly will not be returning to the Fox News Channel.”

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Traffic Update....Subaru vs GMC Near Twain Harte Drive & Joaquin Gully

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 12:07 PM
Twain Harte, CA...CHP is reporting a non-injury, (At least to humans) collision near Twain Harte Dr. & Joaquin Gully Road. Please use caution for the injured Subaru in the area....

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Traffic Update...SUV Through A Fence Near Gym On Hwy 26

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 11:58 AM
Valley Springs, CA...CHP is reporting a SUV through a fence near the gym on Hwy 26 in the Valley Springs area.
Please use caution in the area....


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Yosemite National Park Continues to Repair Big Oak Flat Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/19/2017 11:39 AM
Yosemite, CA...Yosemite National Park reports that progress continues to be made on repairs to the Big Oak Flat road. In early April, road crews dug down 65 feet to the bottom of an underground spring that caused soils to erode. The slope has been stabilized and soil and rock have been brought into the park to rebuild the roadbed. As of today, the roadbed has been built up 26 feet, which is about half way to the surface of the road. The park pledges to announce an opening date for the Big Oak Flat road as soon as it becomes available.

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Hop, Skip, Jump, Run, Walk For Autism Awareness!

Posted by: News_Desk on 03/21/2017 10:18 AM
Murphys, CA...April 22nd, Saturday from 8-11 Mind Matters is holding its 6th Annual Off the Beaten Path, Walk/Run for Autism Awareness, A Mind Matters Fund Raiser! This is a fun activity for people of all ages. The event starts in beautiful Murphys Park where we will have music, warm-up group exercises, and face-painting for children and those young at heart! You can walk or run [or hop, skip & jump!] for the 5K distance, but, the 10K will be a timed race. There will be awards for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place for each age group; female and male. Age groups are 0-19 years, 20-39 years, 40-59 years, and 60 years and over.

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Edward Jones Partners With SixThirty To Support Financial Technology Startups

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/18/2017 11:15 PM
St. Louis, MO....Financial services firm Edward Jones today announced a multi-year partnership with SixThirty, a St. Louis-based venture fund that invests in financial technology (FinTech) startup companies. Backed by the St. Louis Regional Chamber, SixThirty was founded in 2013 and to date has funded more than 25 startups across the globe. Edward Jones Chief Information Officer Vinny Ferrari said the relationship with SixThirty is consistent with the firm's drive to provide investors an ideal client experience.

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Remarks by President Trump At Snap-On Tools on Buy American, Hire American Executive Order

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/18/2017 10:34 PM
Kenosha, WI...THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. (Applause.) These are great, great people and these are real workers. I love the workers. We're doing a good job for the workers. And I’m thrilled to be back in Wisconsin. The optimism in this room is the same incredible spirit that is sweeping across our country -- and even greater than that great day in November when I won the state of Wisconsin and when we won the presidency. That was a great day. (Applause.) That was a great day. And thank you, Wisconsin. No administration has accomplished more in the first 90 days -- that includes on military, on the border, on trade, on regulation, on law enforcement -- we love our law enforcement -- and on government reform.

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