Arrest After Theft At CCWD Yard, Pursuit & Suspect Detained By Witness
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/14/2017 02:47 PM
Valley Springs, CA...On 02-13-17 at about 0710 hours, Calaveras County Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a burglary to the CCWD Water Treatment Plant on Campbell Road in Valley Springs. Deputies learned that multiple tools were taken including a 2008 Ford 350 truck with a utility bed. At 1316 hours, Deputies located the vehicle matching the description traveling on Quail Oaks Road and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. The vehicle initially complied and stopped. However, as Deputies attempted to make contact with driver, he pulled away. The suspect additionally stopped two more times in which he waited for the deputies to exit their patrol vehicle before he continued to evade the deputies. The suspect led deputies on a 20 mile vehicle pursuit that lasted 30 minutes through highways and county roads. The vehicle pursuit was turned over to the California Highway Patrol at Highway 12 and Haskell Road in Wallace. The suspect was pursued for over an hour before CHP terminated the pursuit for safety reasons.
Meet Dr. Lonnie Smith Chief Medical Officer for Mark Twain Medical Center
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/13/2017 08:15 PM
San Andreas, CA...Patient convenience and satisfaction are critical goals for Dr. Lonnie Smith, the new Chief Medical Officer at Mark Twain Medical Center. Dr. Smith joined the MTMC Leadership Team in November with responsibilities that include overseeing operations of the hospital’s five Rural Health Clinics and three Specialty Care Centers. Clinic administration is just one of Dr. Smith’s multiple roles as CMO. He is also the senior physician executive working with the administrative team and medical staff to recruit and retain doctors, contract for specialty services, oversee several departments including Physical Therapy, X-Ray, Laboratory – and more. The clinics began serving local communities over 20 years ago and have been a major focus in Dr. Smith’s first months at MTMC.
Dr. Lonnie Smith, Michelle Epperson,RN and Leonard Neuman,RN
Three Year Old Swept Away & Drowns In Calaveras River
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/10/2017 02:35 PM
Valley Springs, CA....On 2/10/17 at approx. 10:59 AM, Calaveras Sheriff’s Dispatch Center received a 911 call regarding a 3-year-old female that had fallen into the Calaveras River. According to statements, the 3-year-old, her mother, and an infant male, were walking on a dirt trail in the area of the River of Skulls Nature Trail, approx. ¼-mile below Hogan Damn, when the 3-year-old fell down an embankment into the river and was swept away.
Get Your Taxes Done At H&R Block & Help Calaveras Humane Society
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/10/2017 03:16 PM
Angels Camp, Valley Springs & Ione, CA...Help the Calaveras Humane Society raise money by getting your taxes prepared by H&R Block. Just download and print the flyer at this link and present it at your appointment. If you are a new client (or an existing one who didn't have your taxes prepared by them last year), we will get a $20 contribution at no cost to you. That's a nice chunk o' change!
CCWD Greater Valley Springs Area Flushing Update: Week of February 6
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/07/2017 10:36 AM
Valley Springs, CA...The Calaveras County Water District will be flushing its entire water distribution system in the greater Valley Springs area through the end of March. These operations may impact CCWD customers in Rancho Calaveras, Jenny Lind, La Contenta and Gold Creek. Due to the large size of the system, CCWD crews will be systematically working their way through portions of the service area over a period of about 10 weeks. Flushing will take place on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Visit an office and File Free At H&R Block! It's That EZ!
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/07/2017 10:43 AM
Angels Camp, Jackson, Valley Springs & Ione, CA...Visit an office and File Free At H&R Block! It's That EZ! For a limited time, 1040EZ filers can visit an H&R Block office, meet with a Tax Pro, and pay nothing to file their federal return. You read that correctly. You could pay zero. Nada. Zilch. Make an appointment today.
Dollar General Grand Opening In Valley Springs This Saturday!
Posted by: thepinetree on 02/07/2017 11:35 AM
Valley Springs, CA...Dollar General’s newest store at 116 Riley Way in Valley Springs and 16410 Meadow Vista Drive in Pioneer in Valley Springs is now open! In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices. Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, February 11 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals. Additionally, the first 100 adult shoppers at the store will receive a $10 Dollar General gift card and the first 200 shoppers will receive a Dollar General tote bag, among other giveaways.
Valley Springs,CA...In loving memory of our dear departed Mother, Grandmother, Sister and Friend, Pat Wade. She passed peacefully in her home on February 1, 2017 in Valley Springs, California. She was born in San Leandro, California on December 6, 1942 and grew up in Manteca, California graduating from Manteca High School.