Airola Fire 700 Acres & Now 60% Contained as Mop Up Continues

Airola Fire 700 Acres & Now 60% Contained as Mop Up Continues

Vallecito, CA…Firefighters continued to construct and reinforce control lines. Mop-up efforts will continue through the evening. Fire suppression repair continues around the fire perimeter in affected areas. Airola Fire Overview 700 Acres 60% Contained 1 County Calaveras Last Updated 08/28/21 7:01 PM Date Started 08/25/21 2:55 PM Location Information Parrotts Ferry Rd and Airola Rd, […]

Calaveras County Redistricting Public Hearings

Calaveras County Redistricting Public Hearings

San Andreas, CA…The Board of Supervisors will be holding a series of public hearings to educate the public about redistricting process. All interested persons to encourage to participate. The meetings will be held in person with an option to attend virtually via Zoom.  The link to join the meeting is on the agenda found on […]

All Airola Fire Evacuation Warnings Lifting at 8pm Tonight

All Airola Fire Evacuation Warnings Lifting at 8pm Tonight

Vallecito, CA…The Airola Fire is now currently at 700 acres and is 35% contained. Evacuation Warning & Orders: As of 8pm this evening, all Evacuation Warnings issued for the Airola Fire lifted. Please refer to the Evacuation Order and Warnings Map on our Community Information page https://calaveras-gis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/index.html?appid=da5475a4457b46129f63349d49eb0a85 under the Evacuation Tab. As the public begins […]

Poor Air Quality Cancels Angels Camp Farmers Market

Poor Air Quality Cancels Angels Camp Farmers Market

Angels Camp, CA…”It is with regret that the Angels Camp Business Association has had to postpone this week’s farmers market at the advice of county public health, due to poor air quality and potential health risks. Please keep our first responders in your thoughts this week as they battle multiple fires throughout the foothill communities. […]

The Airola Fire Now 700 acres, 25% Contained & Evacuation Orders Lifting at 8pm

The Airola Fire Now 700 acres, 25% Contained & Evacuation Orders Lifting at 8pm

Vallecito, CA…The Airola Fire is now currently at 700 acres and is 25% contained. Evacuation Orders: As of 8pm this evening, all Evacuation Orders issued for the Airola Fire will be downgraded to an Evacuation Warning. All other Evacuation Warnings will remain in place. Please refer to the Evacuation Order and Warnings Map on our […]

Suspect Arrested for Illegally Entering Airola Fire Evacuated Area

Suspect Arrested for Illegally Entering Airola Fire Evacuated Area

Vallecito CA…On 8-25-21 at about 3:30 PM Vallecito area was placed under mandatory evacuation orders due to a rapidly spreading wildfire originating near the Parrots Ferry Bridge. Calaveras County deputies, Angels Camp police officers, and California State Parks officers responded to evacuate residents. Once the evacuation was completed they began patrolling the evacuated areas for […]

Airola Fire Update, 700 Acres, 10% Containment, 0 Structures lost or Damaged, 345 Fire Personnel

Airola Fire Update, 700 Acres, 10% Containment, 0 Structures lost or Damaged, 345 Fire Personnel

Vallecito, CA…Great, Great work by firefighters on the ground and in the air!!! They checked a fire that if it had established itself in the Stanislaus drainage and started crawling uphill could have easily been as destructive as the Caldor fire is to our north. The latest from CAL FIRE TCU follows..”Firefighters observed extreme fire […]

Airola Fire Evening Update from the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office

Airola Fire Evening Update from the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office

Vallecito, CA…Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office Airola Fire 8:00pm update: There is no update on acreage at this time. Last report was between 700-1000 acres. Fire is still listed at 0% containment. Evacuation Order for the Vallecito area is still in affect and expected to remain throughout the night. The surrounding area of Murphys and Douglas […]

Airola Fire Active Evacuation Maps

Airola Fire Active Evacuation Maps

Vallecito, CA…Click on the image below to go to the Calaveras County Evacuation Map too. Active events are displayed both in the map and at the right in the “Active Evacuation Summary Pane”. The “Active Evacuation Summary Pane” provides a count of active events contained in the current map extent. In the event of an […]

Airola Fire is Now Estimated at 1,000 acres.

Airola Fire is Now Estimated at 1,000 acres.

Vallecito, CA…The latest from the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office…Mark Twain Elementary School is an evacuation center. 5:30pm Incident Alert and Evacuation Orders. A wildland fire started around 3:30 pm in the Stanislaus River Canyon near the Parrots Ferry Bridge in Calaveras County. The fire is currently approximately 750 acres. The following areas are under immediate evacuation […]

Bret Harte High School Looking for Bus Driver and Substitutes

Bret Harte High School Looking for Bus Driver and Substitutes

Angels Camp, CA…Bret Harte HSD: Bus Driver Class, Sept 7-17, 2021. If interested, contact Transportation Director 209-736-2067 or email: rporovich@bhuhsd.k12.ca.us. “EOE.” Bret Harte UHSD: Accepting applications for Substitute Utility Workers and Substitute Special Ed. Paraprofessionals (Aides). $19.79 p/hr (Utility), $17.49 p/hr (Para). Closing date: Until filled. Apply online: www.bhuhsd-ca.schoolloop.com; call (209) 736-8340. “EOE”

Barbara Elizabeth Padou 1929 – 2021

Barbara Elizabeth Padou 1929 – 2021

Angels Camp, CA…Barbara Elizabeth Padou, February 23, 1929 – July 22, 2021 (age 92) passed away on July 22, 2021 in Angels Camp, CA. Barbara was born on February 23, 1929 in MA to parents Phillip and Henrietta Beaton Oulton. Barbara was a retired Sales person. A funeral service will be held privately. Online condolences […]

Shop Local at Middleton’s Furniture & Appliances! Serving Your Essential Shopping Needs Since 1955!

Shop Local at Middleton’s Furniture & Appliances!  Serving Your Essential Shopping Needs Since 1955!

Angels Camp, CA…Middleton’s is Open Normal Hours During the COVID-19 Crisis for their Community. Browse Online, Call In Your Order & Get Fast, Free Delivery! When people buy from us, they don’t just get an appliance, piece of furniture or electronic; they become a member of our family, a family that is there for one […]

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