Former Mountain Ranch Realty Owner Bill Schmiett Has Passed Away at 66

Former Mountain Ranch Realty Owner Bill Schmiett Has Passed Away at 66

Mountain Ranch, CA…The following was written by Doug Schmiett the brother of Bill Schmiett. Broge is dead. Long live Broge. It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my brother Bill Schmiett. He passed away this morning (Dec 11). His battle with liver disease is over. He died with his wife and […]

Richi Pierce, 54 from Stockton Lost his Life in Motorcycle vs Tree Collision

Richi Pierce, 54 from Stockton Lost his Life in Motorcycle vs Tree Collision

Mokelumne Hill, CA..On December 9, at approximately 1415 hours, the Stockton Communications Center received a call of a traffic collision involving a solo motorcycle on State Route 26, near Sport Hill Road in the Mokelumne Hill area. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) San Andreas Area Office responded to the scene and discovered a […]

Celebrate the Season at Mokelumne Hill’s Annual Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting

Celebrate the Season at Mokelumne Hill’s Annual Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting

Mokelumne Hill, CA…Discover small town holiday cheer at Mokelumne Hill’s Annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 9th, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. This quaint, historic, gold rush town comes to life with special activities for the entire family! FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE FROM WENDELL’S PARKING LOT! Enjoy a Horse Drawn Hay Ride down Main […]

Celebrate the Season at Mokelumne Hill’s Annual Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting

Celebrate the Season at Mokelumne Hill’s Annual Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting

Mokelumne Hill, CA…Discover small town holiday cheer at Mokelumne Hill’s Annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 9th, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. This quaint, historic, gold rush town comes to life with special activities for the entire family! FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE FROM WENDELL’S PARKING LOT! Enjoy a Horse Drawn Hay Ride down Main […]

Chips for Kids Toy Drive 2018

Chips for Kids Toy Drive 2018

San Andreas, CA…The California Highway Patrol and Santa’s Express, are once again, teaming up for the annual CHiPs for Kids Toy Drive. The toys will be given to hospitalized and disadvantaged children in Calaveras County just before the Christmas holiday. You can help by bringing new, unwrapped, toys which will be donated to Santa’s Express. […]

Board of Supervisors Adopt Design Review for Mokelumne Hill

Board of Supervisors Adopt Design Review for Mokelumne Hill

San Andreas, CA…The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance to add Chapter 17.52 of the Calaveras County Code to provide for a design review process for Mokelumne Hill. The design review process provides for planning director approval of specified development consistent with the Mokelumne Hill Design Guidelines. A negative declaration was adopted by […]

Calaveras County 2018 Holiday Special Event Road Closures

Calaveras County 2018 Holiday Special Event Road Closures

San Andreas, CA…The driving public should be advised that there will be several temporary road closures in the upcoming weeks for various parades and holiday celebrations. “Christmas in White Pines Parade of Lights”. Blagen Road and Henry Street will be closed to traffic from 6:30 pm to 8 pm on Friday, November 23, 2018. “Valley […]

Out of Control Juvenile Triggers Temporary Lockdown at Calaveras High School

Out of Control Juvenile Triggers Temporary Lockdown at Calaveras High School

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 […]

Board of Supervisors Notice of Public Hearing on Planned Development

Board of Supervisors Notice of Public Hearing on Planned Development

San Andreas, CA…BOARD OF SUPERVISORS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING. LEAD AGENCY: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249. 2018-044 GPA/ZA – General Plan Amendment to remove Planned Development combining land use designation and Zoning Amendment to remove the Planned Development combining zone and to add the Design Review combining zone: […]

Calaveras County November Election Polling Locations

Calaveras County November Election Polling Locations

San Andreas, CA…The Calaveras Cou nty polls will be open on November 6, 2018, for the Statewide General Election from the hour of 7:00 a.m. to the hour of 8:00 p.m. Polling Locations are below… Polling Place, Address, A.D.A. Accessible San Andreas County Library 1299 Gold Hunter Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249 NO Jenny Lind […]

Additional Information Regarding Robbery in Mokelumne Hill Yesterday

Additional Information Regarding Robbery in Mokelumne Hill Yesterday

Mokelumne Hill, CA…The following is to update information regarding the reported robbery in Mokelumne Hill yesterday (10-23-18): On 10-23-18 at approx. 0930 hours Deputies responded to the intersection of Highway 26 and Campo Seco Turnpike Road in Mokelumne Hill where a female victim reported that her vehicle tire had been shot after she followed robbery […]

Suspects Arrested and Investigation Continues on Home Invasion Robbery

Suspects Arrested and Investigation Continues on Home Invasion Robbery

Mokelumne Hill, CA….From the Calaveras Sheriff’s Dept…”The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a reported robbery that occurred this morning at a residence near the town of Mokelumne Hill in Calaveras County. This is an active investigation and more information will be provided when it is available. The preliminary information on the case is […]

Major Injuries to Ione Woman in Collision near Sandretto Road n/o Campo Seco Road

Major Injuries to Ione Woman in Collision near Sandretto Road n/o Campo Seco Road

Valley Springs, CA…An Ione Woman was driving her Hyundai northbound on Sandretto Road (Pardee Dam Rd), north of Campo Seco Road, traveling at an unknown speed. As she was entering a left hand curve in the roadway for northbound traffic, for a yet to be determined reason, she allowed the Hyundai to travel off of […]

Pioneer Electric Can Have You Powered Up For Any Occasion

Pioneer Electric Can Have You Powered Up For Any Occasion

Arnold, CA…Pioneer Electric is a licensed and insured, full service electrical contracting business servicing: Calaveras, Tuolumne and beyond since 1984. Owner Tim Bennett and crew provides a full range of electrical and services for homes and businesses. Our service area includes: Arnold, Angels Camp, Sonora, Murphys, Copperopolis, Mountain Ranch and surrounding areas. We provide top-notch […]

PG&E May Proactively Turn Off Power for Safety in Portions of 12 Counties Including Amador & Calaveras

PG&E May Proactively Turn Off Power for Safety in Portions of 12 Counties Including Amador & Calaveras

San Francisco, CA…Due to expected extreme fire danger conditions including, the Red Flag Warning from the National Weather Service and several other weather factors, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced it may be proactively turning power off for safety and conducting a Public Safety Power Shutoff in several northern California cities within the […]

Reminder that Wines on Main is Today in Mokelumne Hill

Reminder that Wines on Main is Today in Mokelumne Hill

Mokelumne Hill, CA…Wine, Food and Music on Main Street in Mokelumne Hill. $25 per person: Includes one of a kind hand painted wine glass! Free shuttle service from Wendell’s parking lot provided by Common Ground Senior Services. Wines on Main Today at 3 PM – 6 PM Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce 7 Main Street, […]

Lumberjack Day Parade 2018! We Have Full Video & Photos of Every Entry!

Lumberjack Day Parade 2018!  We Have Full Video & Photos of Every Entry!

West Point, CA…Lumberjack Day takes place on the first Saturday in October and celebrates the history and traditions of the Calaveras County lumber industry. Lumberjack Day includes a parade and car show, vendors, lumberjack competitions including big timbers, chainsaws, and axes! There are activities for the kids and food and fun for the whole family!

Lumberjack Day Parade & Logging Show 2018

Lumberjack Day Parade & Logging Show 2018

West Point, CA…Our 44th Annual Lumberjack Day includes a family fun filled day of adventure starting with soap box derby races at 8:30 am, Best parade in the Mother Lode starts at 11:00 am numerous events throughout the day include, Car show, Logging show, Ax throwing competition, Horseshoe tournament, Childrens play area with face painters […]

Fire Update….Vegetation Fire Reported Near 14000 Block of Hwy 26

Fire Update….Vegetation Fire Reported Near 14000 Block of Hwy 26

Mokelumne Hill, CA…Fire Update….Vegetation Fire Reported Near 14000 Block of Hwy 26 Incident: 00168 Type: Report of Fire Location: 14007 Sr26 Loc Desc: NEAR Lat/Lon: 38.325659 -120.635326 Detail Information 1:25 PM 7 [14] XFER FIRE 1:23 PM 6 [11] XFER FIRE 1:23 PM 5 [7] INV – STEPHANIE COMMONS 209-822-9782 // XFER FIRE 1:22 PM […]

Mother Lode League Football Underway! Sonora, Argonaut & Calaveras Opened League Play with Wins. (Full Bret Harte vs Sonora Game Video Below)

Mother Lode League Football Underway!  Sonora, Argonaut & Calaveras Opened League Play with Wins.  (Full Bret Harte vs Sonora Game Video Below)

Angels Camp, CA…During our webcast last night the Bret Harte lost Friday’s home conference game against Sonora by a score of 47-7. Argonaut took Friday’s home conference game against Summerville 28-0. Calaveras tomahawked Amador in a close home win 29 – 27. We have complete game video from our webcast below of the Bret Harte […]

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