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Friday, May 24
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
11:00 AM "A Plan 4 Me" Free Seminar on Understanding Diabetes & Prediabetes Seminar May 24th!
08:00 PM Nick Schnebelen – Blues guitarist formerly with Trampled Under Foot
Saturday, May 25
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
All Day Huge Parking Lot Sale at Habitat for Humanity's ReStore on May 25th!
All Day It's time for SNAC Arnold's Biggest Sales Event of the Year! PaddleBlast 2019!
08:00 AM Calaveras Door of HopeFamily Fun Day & Fun Run
09:00 AM ARNOLD SPRING PEDDLER’S FAIR ~ 41st Annual
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
05:30 PM The 2019 Brice Station Hilltop Concert Series
06:00 PM The Bistro Expresso, "Music in the Park" Summer Concert Series
07:00 PM The Sequoia Woods 2019 Music in The Mountains Summer Concert Series
Sunday, May 26
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
All Day It's time for SNAC Arnold's Biggest Sales Event of the Year! PaddleBlast 2019!
Until 03:00 AM ARNOLD SPRING PEDDLER’S FAIR ~ 41st Annual
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
06:00 PM The Bistro Expresso, "Music in the Park" Summer Concert Series
Monday, May 27
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
All Day It's time for SNAC Arnold's Biggest Sales Event of the Year! PaddleBlast 2019!
Tuesday, May 28
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
10:00 AM Grief Support Classes Offered By Hospice of Amador & Calaveras
06:00 PM The 2019 "Taco Tuesdays" Concert Series at Bistro Espresso
Wednesday, May 29
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
06:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA)
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Meeting
Thursday, May 30
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
11:30 AM Calaveras Democrat Party Lunch Meetup
Friday, May 31
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
11:00 AM AssistCare’s 2nd Annual Car Show
Saturday, Jun 1
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
08:00 AM Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
07:00 PM The Sequoia Woods 2019 Music in The Mountains Summer Concert Series
Sunday, Jun 2
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
09:00 AM “Run Like Goose” 5K Run/Walk: Local Father Starts Non Profit in Honor of His Son
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
Monday, Jun 3
All Day Spring Photography Contest at New Melones Lake!
Tuesday, Jun 4
10:00 AM Grief Support Classes Offered By Hospice of Amador & Calaveras
06:00 PM The 2019 "Taco Tuesdays" Concert Series at Bistro Espresso
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06:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA)

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It's time for SNAC Arnold's Biggest Sales Event of the Year! PaddleBlast 2019!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 07:23 AM
Arnold, CA....It's time for SNAC Arnold's Biggest Sales Event of the Year! PaddleBlast will run Memorial Day Weekend, May 25, 26 & 27 at SNAC Arnold. New & Used Kayaks & Stand-Up Paddleboards All on Sale! Best Selection of the Summer! Why rent when you can Own! Thanks for Shopping Local!!


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The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm....Replay of Tonight's Show Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 10:03 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

Traffic Update....Pontiac vs Parked Car & House. Driver Out of Vehicle But Bleeding

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 09:25 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update....Pontiac vs Parked Car & House. Driver Out of Vehicle But Bleeding.


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Caltrans District 10 Road Repair Report Through June 1st

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 09:13 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The latest schedule of road repairs and maintenance that will affect your travels in our area and as you travel. Locally crews will be working on many of our roadways. Below is Caltrans plans for repairs and maintenance on local roads. It shows the route, county, and location of the possible repairs. Weather and other factors can alter their schedule. For the latest report click 19-05-47 Road Report or the image below...

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Monitor Pass on Hwy 89 in Alpine County Reopens at 8am May 24th

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 04:23 PM
Alpine County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has removed the snow and cleared the debris from Monitor Pass on State Route 89 (SR-89), and is scheduled to open the highway at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, May 24, 2019. The route was temporarily closed on May 16, 2019, prior to a series of heavy winter storms that dropped rain and snow in the region.

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Ebbetts Pass Fire Department Made Quick Work of Structure Fire Off of Hwy 4

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 04:09 PM
Murphys, CA...Last Weekend EPFD responded to a structure fire on the corner of Cedar Vista and Highway 4, with a report of a person still inside. Units arrived on scene and confirmed that there was no rescue needed, all occupants were out. The fire was challenging do to the roof construction over a manufactured home that had a high fuel load of stored items within and also a broken fire hydrant. Crews were able to extinguish the fire and prevent the spread of any fire to the vegetation.

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Hwy 49 Reopens After Repairs South of Coulterville

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 03:57 PM
Coulterville, CA...Caltrans has completed repairs and opened northbound and southbound State Route 49 (SR-49) from Bear Valley Road to SR-132 in Coulterville. The closure began on Monday, April 29, 2019. The shoulders of SR-49 at multiple locations (including the entire roadside embankment) were shifting away from the highway. Crews rebuilt roadside slopes and shoulders, and placed erosion control measures like “geo grid” – a plastic mesh material beneath the surface of the slopes.

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Missing Person Case Takes Tragic, Deadly & Suspicious Turn

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 03:46 PM
Sonora, CA...From the Tuolumne Sheriff's Dept...The Community’s Help Needed in Death Investigation. Yesterday afternoon our office received information regarding a truck parked in the area of Fir Drive and Mountain View Road in Sonora that matched the description of the truck owned by a missing Jamestown man, 44-year-old Jeremy Allen.


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Suspect Captured After Search in Burson

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 03:35 PM
Burson, CA...On May 22, 2019, at about 11:45 AM Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office Deputies noticed a suspicious vehicle parked in a driveway on South Burson RD near Hwy 12, Burson. Deputies attempted to contact driver of the vehicle however, as they approached, the driver exited the vehicle and fled on foot. Deputies recognized the driver as Johnny Sullivan (35, San Andreas) who had a valid felony warrant for his arrest. Deputies quickly set up a perimeter and requested additional units.


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Stanislaus National Forest Revises Donnell Fire Closure Order Opening Additional Forest Area

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 02:23 PM
Sonora, CA...Stanislaus National Forest Supervisor Jason Kuiken signed forest order STF-16-2019-09, amending the forest areas closed due to the Donnell Fire. The forest order was signed May 22 and is scheduled to expire Dec. 31, 2019. “The original forest order was signed to protect the public from risk of hazard trees, the high potential for debris flow and the risk from rock fall and flooding. New information about hazards in the fire area allowed us to reopen much of the general forest and many recreation sites, although some trails and roads will remain closed as we continue to mitigate hazard trees and do trail inspections,” Kuiken said. “Even though access is being restored, it is vital that people who decide to enter the burned area understand that the forest is significantly changed and is more dangerous than it was before the Donnell Fire.” The forest order and accompanying map can be found at https://go.usa.gov/xUvWQ.

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Traffic Update....Jeep Rollover Near Black Oak Casino on Tuolumne Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 11:16 AM
Tuolumne, CA...Traffic Update....Jeep Rollover Near Black Oak Casino on Tuolumne Rd


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Traffic Update....Multiple Big Rig Collision with Vehicle Under Big Rig Fatality Near I5 & Hwy 12

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 10:59 AM
Lodi, CA...Traffic Update....Multiple Big Rig Collision & Vehicle Under Big Rig Fatality Near I5 & Hwy 12. This is normally outside of our coverage area but this one may affect your travels.

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USDA Announces Support for Farmers Impacted by Retaliation and Trade Disruption

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 10:44 AM
Washington, D.C....U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will take several actions to assist farmers in response to trade damage from unjustified retaliation and trade disruption. President Trump directed Secretary Perdue to craft a relief strategy to support American agricultural producers while the Administration continues to work on free, fair, and reciprocal trade deals to open more markets in the long run to help American farmers compete globally. Specifically, the President has authorized USDA to provide up to $16 billion in programs, which is in line with the estimated impacts of unjustified retaliatory tariffs on U.S. agricultural goods and other trade disruptions. These programs will assist agricultural producers while President Trump works to address long-standing market access barriers.

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Take a Winter Drive on May 22 2019 Around Big Trees Village with Sandi Pearce from Sierra Sentry

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 10:20 AM
Arnold, CA...Take a Winter Drive on May 22 2019 Around Big Trees Village with Sandi Pearce from Sierra Sentry



Traffic Update...Collision Near Sr49 / Middle Bar Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 09:49 AM
Jackson, CA...Traffic Update...Collision Near Sr49 / Middle Bar Rd.



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Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through May 28th

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 08:44 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 209.580.6035 Or You may call your order into 209.736.4243 ext 14. Sierra Hills Market Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7115 Or You may call your order into 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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Another Drunk Mother DUI in Sonora. This One 4 Times Legal Limit

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 08:26 AM
Sonora, CA...Around 1:45pm on May 21st, Sonora PD received a call of a non injury two vehicle accident in the area of E Lyons St and S Stewart St. Officers responded and contacted Kimberly Smock, age 33 of Sonora, who was driving one of the involved vehicles. It was determined that Smock was driving under the influence with a blood alcohol limit over 4x the legal limit. Smock had her children, ages 4 and 6, in the vehicle with her. She was subsequently arrested and booked into Tuolumne County Jail for DUI and Felony Child Endangerment. The children were unharmed and released to a family member.


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Tuolumne County Sheriff's Dept. Activity Logs for May 21st

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 08:06 AM
Sonora, CA...The latest Tuolumne County Sheriff's Deputies Activity Logs are enclosed...

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Tuolumne County Sheriff's Dept. Activity Logs for May 20th

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 08:02 AM
Sonora, CA...The latest Tuolumne County Sheriff's Deputies Activity Logs are enclosed...

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Traffic Update....Minor Injury Collision Blocking Lanes Near Sr26 / Jenny Lind Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 07:42 AM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update....Minor Injury Collision Blocking Lanes Near Sr26 / Jenny Lind Rd


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Mornings with the One Percent™ Was 9 till Noon Today...This Morning's Replays are Below.

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 07:03 AM
Arnold, CA…Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!





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"A Plan 4 Me" Free Seminar on Understanding Diabetes & Prediabetes Seminar May 24th!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/23/2019 06:59 AM
San Andreas, CA..."A Plan 4 Me" Fee Seminar on Understanding Diabetes & Prediabetes Seminar May 24th at 11am at Mark Twain Medical Center.


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The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm....Replay of Tonight's Show Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 09:57 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Presidential "Cover Up" & Video on White House Meeting

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 09:54 PM
Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on Democrats’ progress in oversight efforts to hold the President and Administration accountable, following the Mazars and Deutsche Bank court rulings upholding Congress’s authority to access the President’s financial records and DOJ’s decision to hand over documents to the Intelligence Committee: “Congress’s constitutional authority and responsibility to conduct oversight of the executive branch have been reaffirmed – again and again.


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Con B&B Without Owners Permission Leads to Arrest of Pair in Jamestown Home

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 09:15 PM
Jamestown, CA...Last night deputies responded to a home on Shell Road in Jamestown for reports of a burglary. The homeowner reported he heard from a friend that someone was at his home. When deputies arrived, they found 20-year-old Ronnie Conway of Concord in a Jeep Laredo inside the garage of the home. Conway claimed the homeowner gave him permission to be in the home. Deputies could see drug paraphernalia inside Conway’s Jeep and conducted a search. 33-year-old Leonor Crocker of Pittsburg was found hiding underneath a pile of clothing in the back seat and gave deputies a fake name. Deputies discovered her real name after finding credit cards and a Contra Costa inmate identification card with photo in the vehicle.

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Calaveras Students Flex Their Math Muscles

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 08:36 PM
San Andreas – On May 21st, students from all across Calaveras County flexed their math muscles at the 39th Annual Math Mini Bowl competition at Calaveras River Academy/Mountain Oaks in San Andreas. This year students ran into the competition as their schools were announced, music pumping and spotlights dancing. Excitement mounted as each team prepared to bring their best math skills to the table. Each year the Calaveras County Office of Education and the Teichert Foundation sponsors this event.


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Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor Ceremony Held Today at White House

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 04:55 PM
Washington, CA.... I welcome everyone to the White House — a very special place — as we award our very bravest law enforcement officers and firefighters our nation’s highest public safety award: the Medal of Valor. Congratulations. It’s a great award. (Applause.) Also joining us for the ceremony is Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen. Jeff. And congratulations. (Applause.) Along with a friend of mine — a great senator — Rob Portman. Rob, thank you. (Applause.) And Representative — and one of the best hockey players you’ll ever see — Pete Stauber. Pete, thank you very much. (Applause.)

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U.S. Attorney Announces Indictment Of Michael Avenatti For Aggravated Identity Theft, Engaging In A Scheme To Defraud Stormy Daniels

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 04:34 PM
New York, NY...Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced the indictment today of MICHAEL AVENATTI on fraud and aggravated identity theft charges. As alleged, AVENATTI used misrepresentations and a fraudulent document purporting to bear his client’s name and signature to convince his client’s literary agent to divert money owed to AVENATTI’s client to an account controlled by AVENATTI. AVENATTI then spent the money principally for his own personal and business purposes. The fraud and aggravated identity theft case is assigned to U.S. District Judge Deborah Batts of the Southern District of New York.

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California Secures Federal Major Disaster Declarations to Support Communities Impacted by Floods

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 04:28 PM
Sacramento, CA...Governor Gavin Newsom announced yesterday that FEMA has approved California’s request for Presidential Major Disaster declarations submitted in April to bolster ongoing state and local recovery efforts following severe winter storms that caused widespread flooding, mudslides and damage to critical infrastructure across California.

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President Trump on Meeting with Democratic Leadership

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 04:18 PM
Washington, DC...Thank you very much. Good morning. So I came here to do a meeting on infrastructure with Democrats, not really thinking they wanted to do infrastructure or anything else, other than investigate. And I just saw that Nancy Pelosi, just before our meeting, made a statement that “We believe that the President of the United States is engaged in a cover-up.” Well, it turns out I’m the most — and I think most of you would agree to this — I’m the most transparent President, probably in the history of this country. We have given — on a witch hunt, on a hoax — the whole thing with Russia was a hoax, as it relates to the Trump administration and myself. It was a total horrible thing that happened to our country. It hurt us in so many ways.


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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs for May 21st

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 03:57 PM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are below.

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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs for May 20th

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 03:40 PM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are below.

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Huge Parking Lot Sale at Habitat for Humanity's ReStore on May 25th!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 01:45 PM
San Andreas, CA...Habitat Calaveras ReStore is a unique nonprofit home improvement thrift store and donation center. We sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, building material and home accessories at a fraction of the retail price. Our inventory is always changing, so COME BUY OFTEN! All proceeds from our ReStore are used toward furthering our mission to build and repair homes, communities and hope.


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Habitat for Humanity Calaveras Chosen as Nonprofit of the Year

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 01:13 PM
San Andreas, CA, May 22, 2019 – Habitat for Humanity Calaveras (HfHC) is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2019 California Nonprofit of the Year by Assemblyperson Frank Bigelow of California’s 5th District.  Scott Behiel, Executive Director and Todd Peterson, Board President from HfHC will travel to Sacramento to join with one hundred other nonprofit leaders to be honored by their state senators and assemblymembers during a celebration luncheon as part of California Nonprofits Day on June 5.

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44-year-old Jeremy Allen is Missing

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 11:34 AM
Sonora, CA...This is 44-year-old Jeremy Allen. Jeremy’s family and roommate have not seen or heard from him since April. Several residents reported seeing his truck (pictured below) parked at a turn out on Cotton Wood Road in Tuolumne, but it is no longer in the area. Jeremy is described as 6’2” tall, 230 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.


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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through May 28th

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 09:08 AM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through May 28th. Pages & Pages of Savings Below...



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Your May 22nd Chain Control Update...

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 08:13 AM
Arnold, CA...Your May 22nd Chain Control Update. Chain Controls in effect on Hwys 88, 4 & 108. Details are below...


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"A Plan 4 Me" Free Seminar on Understanding Diabetes & Prediabetes Seminar May 24th!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 07:47 AM
San Andreas, CA..."A Plan 4 Me" Fee Seminar on Understanding Diabetes & Prediabetes Seminar May 24th at 11am at Mark Twain Medical Center.


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Traffic Update....Vehicle Off Roadway Near Sr26 / Farris Dr

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 07:46 AM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update....Vehicle Off Roadway Near Sr26 / Farris Dr


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Mornings with the One Percent™ Live Weekdays 7-10am, This Morning’s Replays are Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2019 07:02 AM
Arnold, CA…Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!





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Rurality.tv is Now Streaming 24/7

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/02/2019 01:04 PM
Arnold, CA...Rurality.tv is now Streaming 24/7... Rurality.tv is a new streaming TV Channel Celebrating Life in Small Towns, Scenic Places & Wide Open Spaces!



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The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm...Tonight's Replay is Below

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 09:59 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

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Traffic Update....Vehicle Overturned Multiple Times Into Ditch Near Hwy 108 & Long Barn Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 07:44 PM
Long Barn, CA...Traffic Update....Vehicle Overturned Multiple Times Into Ditch Near Mono Rd / Long Barn Rd


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Traffic Update...Lanes Blocked by Minor Injury Collision Near Sr132 / Wellsford Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 07:38 PM
Waterford, CA...Traffic Update...Lanes Blocked by Minor Injury Collision Near Sr132 / Wellsford Rd

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Traffic Update....Pickup on Its Side Near Smith Station Rd / Sr120

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 05:59 PM
Groveland, CA...Traffic Update....Pickup on Its Side Near Smith Station Rd / Sr120


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Rain Delay! THE PARTY for Youth Mentoring Will Now Take Place Saturday, June 22, 2019

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 05:05 PM
Vallecito, CA...Due to cold, wet, nasty weather forecast for this weekend, THE PARTY is on “rain delay” and will now take place Saturday, June 22, 2019, from 6-10pm at Vida Buena Farm, 3286 Vallecito Bypass Road, Vallecito. This year’s theme is “Boots and Bling” and tickets are only $40 per person, available now at CalaverasMentoring.org or by calling 209-736-7706.

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U.S. School Spending Per Pupil Increased for Fifth Consecutive Year!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 04:44 PM
Washington, DC....The amount spent per pupil for public elementary and secondary education (prekindergarten through 12th grade) for all 50 states and the District of Columbia increased by 3.7% to $12,201 per pupil during the 2017 fiscal year, compared to $11,763 per pupil in 2016, according to new tables released today by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Suspect Turns Herself In in 1990's Child Abuse Sex Case

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 02:02 PM
Sonora, CA...A nearly six month long investigation into child sex abuse allegations, ended with an arrest today. This morning, a former staff member from a Tuolumne school turned herself in. In December, the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office was notified of possible sexual abuse between a staff member and students at Mother Lode Christian School.


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Traffic Update....16 Motorcycles with Some Involved in Collision Near Sr88 / Peddler Vista

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 01:40 PM
Pioneer, CA...Traffic Update....16 Motorcycles with Some Involved in Collision Near Sr88 / Peddler Vista.


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Sonora Police Department Makes DUI & Child Endangerment Arrest

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2019 11:45 AM
Sonora, CA...On 05-20-19, at approximately 2323 hours, officers were dispatched to a traffic collision on Snell St. Upon arrival Officers contacted the driver of the responsible vehicle who was identified as Sarah Ann Lawrence. Lawrence admitted to having been drinking prior to the accident. Lawrence's eight year old daughter was also in the vehicle at the time of the collision.

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Redesigned MSI GE65 coming with 9th gen Core i9, 240 Hz display, narrow bezels, and Wi-Fi 6 to replace the aging GE63 - Notebookcheck.net
Petzval unveils its first lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras - Engadget
Harvey Weinstein accusers reach $44M deal over alleged sexual misconduct - CNN
With squeaker win 26, 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer moves close to another milestone - USA TODAY
'Mektoub, My Love: Intermezzo': Cannes Review | Reviews - Screen International
Wendy Williams, son Kevin Hunter Jr. attend Chicago snack expo after his arrest - Page Six
SOURCE SPORTS: Golden State Warriors Ownership Confident Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant Will Resign This Summer | The Source - The Source
Kawhi Leonard's Game 5 Postgame Interview Was Amazing - Bleacher Report
Steady as He Goes: Roger Federer on Success, Staying Power and 20 Years at the French Open - The New York Times
Tim Benz: Quieter Steelers on social media? So far, no good - TribLIVE


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