About Us

The Pine Tree

Welcome to the news site for Calaveras County, Western Alpine County and the Ebbetts Pass Corridor! If you have news from Copperopolis to Bear Valley just drop us a line Here or call us at (209)768.3929.

Our site is updated hourly, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our goal is to try to provide the best and most current news in Calaveras County and Western Alpine Counties. We try to cover as many local events as possible so we you see what our community is all about! We drop everything to bring YOU Your Community as It Happens!

We are the first site in Calaveras County to bring you the Nightly News, Live Streaming of Board of Supervisors Meetings and video, along with Live Streaming of Sporting events. The first site in Calaveras County to bring you live coverage of the "Grape Stomp!"...The first in Calaveras County to bring you video coverage of ski races!...The first in Calaveras County to bring you "live" interviews!....The first in Calaveras County to bring you "The Weekend Update!"...The first site in Calaveras County to bring you video of parade and Frog Jump Coverage!...The first site to bring you "Live" coverage of events!...The list goes on...We have some exciting new things up our sleeve that are soon to be released...So stay tuned!... You can watch things like The Grape Stomp, local parades, interviews, school programs, etc

All of our event coverage is archived. We want you to have the feel of actually being at the event. Or to look at any time keep as a memory or keepsake.

We launched this site on March 1st, 2006 to help promote and report on Calaveras County from Copperopolis to Bear Valley.

Would you like news with a local perspective? We offer local coverage of news, events and happenings from the Ebbetts Pass Corridor and Calaveras County. Those of us who live and work here know what a wonderful place it is to live an raise our families.

All of our coverage starts from the perspective of "How does this impact us and how can we improve our area? How can we enhance the local business climate, schools and community life? How can we maintain the rural, small town, pioneering spirit that we all love, while embracing changes that the inevitable swelling of our population will bring?"

We have a community calendar that is updated daily. We welcome submission of events that you would like posted. We love to help promote our wonderful area. If you can send us a Press Release for an upcoming event that would be great! Or give us a call at (209)768.3929 or email us at news@thepinetree.net to set up a "Live interview" to get your word out!

We also offer free classified ads!

ThePineTree.net is the busiest website in the area, and we are very proud of this! It is because of our wonderful viewers that we have accomplished this....Thank You!

We are Currently ranked 21,000 IN THE USA AND 46,000 ON THE ENTIRE WEB! We receive visits from all 50 states, most from California. 40% of our traffic comes from the Bay Area and Valley.

To date, we receive over 4 Million PAGE VIEWS PER MONTH....In any given DAY, we receive as many visits some newspapers do in a MONTH...Some days 50,000 visits per HOUR and 300,000 PAGE VIEWS IN ONE DAY.

We are also consistently ranked in the top 40,000 websites on the entire web...Recently as low as 32,000), and 13,000 in the USA!

If you would like to find out how "WE CAN GROW YOUR GREEN" and Give Your Business The Gift of Exposure Today, please feel free to contact news@thepinetree.net or call us at (209)768.3929. We have several advertising packages to fit your needs and budget... We would love to hear from you!

Our clients state is the most effective advertising they have ever done for the price! They get CONSISTENT RESULTS.....GO GREEN Save a tree and GROW YOUR GREEN on TheTree!

We love this area and will try to promote and cover it to the best of our abilities.

The Pine Tree
The Pine Tree
P.O.Box 178
Avery, CA 95224