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11:00 AM San Andreas Community Health Walk
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01:00 PM "Scars" Exhibit To Empower Breast Cancer Survivors
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Traffic Update...Motorcycle Down On Hwy 49

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/28/2016 07:24 AM
Coulterville, CA....CHP is reporting a motorcycle vs car south of Coulterville on Hwy 49 near the Bagby Bridge. Please use caution in the area....

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CALTRANS & BNSF Railway Save Time And Money Using New Innovative Techniques And Machinery

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 05:38 PM
Merced, CA...In honor of the last week of Rail Safety Month, Caltrans is releasing behind-the-scenes footage of its track laying machine and the new innovative way crews are laying concrete ties to complete its rail projects saving the department time and money.

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"Scars" Exhibit To Empower Breast Cancer Survivors

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 04:57 PM
San Andreas, CA...Breast cancer survivors are invited to participate in healing through the Arts during the month of October for Breast Cancer Awareness.The multi-media exhibit "Scars" opens October 9th at the Calaveras Arts Council Gallery at 23 Main Street in San Andreas.

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Fall/Winter 2016 Event Calendar At Hovey Tasting Room

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/27/2016 04:54 PM
Murphys, CA...Hovey Artist’s Series presents: The photography of Bob Hovey, Chuck’s brother. Bob was an avid traveler and photographer whose work was featured in the Tasting Room when it opened in 2012. In honor of Bob’s birthday, Chuck is featuring his art through September 30th. Please come by and check them out. Taco Tuesday through September: Grab a bite and enjoy a lovely glass of wine on the lawn in front of the tasting room. 5 – 8 pm

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Calaveras Grape Stomp Celebrates 23rd Anniversary October 1, 2016! Don't Miss All The Action

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 04:26 PM
Murphys, CA...The Calaveras Grape Stomp, held in conjunction with the Gold Rush Street Faire, is a unique, fun-filled day for the whole family. Stompers! Check your Starting Times!!At the Grape Stomp, teams of two - a Swabber (sometimes called a Mucker) and a Stomper compete to extract the most juice out of measured amounts of wine grapes. The juice is precisely measured and prizes are awarded to all the winners, with special prizes for the top finishers in the Championship Stomp. And, new this year, every team gets their very own Stomp Bag of Swag!Teams are encouraged to appear in costume, or not, and prizes are awarded for costumes based on originality, design, and effort.But there’s a lot more to the Grape Stomp than the wanton destruction of two tons of perfectly good grapes.

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Celebration Of Life For Peter D. Speno

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 03:31 PM
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Lonnie Ray Rasberry 1935-2016

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 02:37 PM
Arnold, CA...Lonnie Ray Rasberry was born in Ardmore, Oklahoma on June 10,1935 and died September 20, 2016 in Sonora, California.
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Discover The Latest News From Apple

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 02:29 PM
Arnold, CA...The latest developments from Apple, and other computer related topics, will be on the agenda when the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) has its monthly meeting Tuesday, October 11 beginning at 7 p.m. in the assembly room of the Ebbetts Pass Fire District, 1037 Blagen Rd., just off Highway 4.
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‘Oktoberfest’ And ‘Old Fashioned Harvest Festival’ To Feature Contests, Food And Craft Vendors, Live Music And More

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 11:16 AM
Copperopolis, CA...Copperopolis Town Square – the Castle & Cooke California-owned events, shopping and entertainment gathering place in Calaveras County – will host two fall-themed events the second weekend in October.
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Overwhelmed By Your Medicare Options? Help Is On The Way October 13th

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/27/2016 10:58 AM
San Andreas, CA...Overwhelmed By Your Medicare Options? Help Is On The Way October 13th

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Marshes Fire Increases In Acreage With Mandatory Evacuation Still In Effect

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 10:44 AM
Moccasin, CA...Update as of 8:30 a.m., The fire off of Hwy 49 and Marshes Flat road has reached approximately 930 acres and 0% containment. Hwy 49 is still closed through Mariposa-Tuolumne Co. line and at hwy 120.
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West Point Lumberjack Day This Saturday

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 10:17 AM
West Point, CA...Join us on Saturday, October 1st to celebrate our 42nd annual Lumberjack Day Parade and logging show.

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Calling All Creative Wordsmiths; Fair Launching Slogan Contest!

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 09:47 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The Calaveras County Fair Board of Directors is seeking a theme for the 2017 Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee, May 18-21.

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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs For September 26th

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 09:11 AM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are as follows:

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Calaveras County Board Meeting & Reviews Of Marijuana Ordinance and Cultivation

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/27/2016 08:25 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will be hosting a regular meeting on September 27th, 2016. One item up for review and discussion is the planning departments report on the status of implementing the urgency ordinance regulating medical cannabis cultivation.

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Odd Fellows Spaghetti Dinner And Raffle

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/23/2016 02:16 PM
La Grange, CA...Mark your calendar for the upcoming Spaghetti Dinner Saturday, October 1 at the Odd Fellows Hall on the main street of La Grange, sponsored by the
LaFayette Lodge #65 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF). You can sit down to a plate of our special recipe spaghetti, enjoy some neighborly conversation over an ice cream sundae and buy a chance to win big in the raffle.

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New Fall Fashions at The Clothes Mine in Angels Camp!

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/21/2016 02:52 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Fall is right around the corner and with that comes cooler temps! Stop in and see our great selection of tops, tunics and jeans. We are also offering an extra 25% off all clearance now thru the end of September! We are located at 220 South Main Street next to the Angels Camp Medical Clinic. Stop by or give us a call at 209.890.7532. We look forward to seeing you!

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Don't Miss Out On the 50% - 80% Savings At Clothes Mine San Andreas's Closing Sale

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/20/2016 06:27 AM
San Andreas, CA...Don't Miss Out On the 50% - 80% Savings At Clothes Mine San Andreas's Closing Sale

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Local Smiles, Service & Savings From Sonora Ford!

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/19/2016 10:59 AM
Sonora, CA...We have a strong and committed sales staff with many years of experience satisfying our customers' needs. Feel free to browse our inventory online, request more information about vehicles, set up a test drive or inquire about financing!
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Beautiful Custom Home & Guest Cottage On 4 Plus Acres Only $795,000

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/07/2016 12:52 PM
Vallecito, CA...Two homes on 4+ acres conveniently located between Murphys and Angels Camp! Main home custom built in '05 is 3,230 sq ft with 4 bedrooms 3 full baths and two 1/2 baths and huge 1,080 sq ft garage. Guest cottage is 864 sq ft 2 bedroom 2 bath with detached carport/shop. Property has a stand alone shop w lots of flat area for RV's, boats, tractors/toys. Public water & sewer. Great views from main house front yard. Fenced garden area, outdoor area to entertaining inc. lg covered patio.

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Marshes Fire Now At 850 Acres & Hwy 49 Closed Between Hwy 120 and Hwy 132.

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/26/2016 10:37 PM
Coulterville, CA...The Marshes Fire is now at 850 acres and Hwy 49 is closed from Hwy 120 to Hwy 132. The fire broke out early this afternoon and is burning off of Hwy 49 and Marshes Flat Road north of Don Pedro Reservoir. The Moccasin Estate Subdivision is under mandatory evacuations at this time. The Evacuation Center is located at the Hacienda at 5182 Fuentes de Flores, La Grange, CA 95329.

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San Andreas Community Health Walk

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 04:30 PM
San Andreas, CA...Please join us Thursday September 29th at our annual Community Health Walk. The start time is between 11a.m. and 1p.m.
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Sonora Bach Festival 2016

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 03:17 PM
Sonora, CA...Join us for our fortieth year of celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and his contemporaries as we feature period music performed by guests and locals in colorful locations throughout historical and picturesque Tuolumne County. With a variety of performances and fine music there is something for all ages. Schedule your season now.

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Calaveras Artist To Appear At Milliaire Winery's 'Locals' Night'

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 03:01 PM
Murphys, CA... Join us for an artist’s reception for inspiring local artist Dave Christian this Wednesday during our Locals’ Night! In addition to beautiful framed and unframed prints, Dave will also be showing unique 30x40 prints on canvas!
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Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Motorcycle Near Sawmill Flat & Parrotts Ferry Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/26/2016 02:33 PM
Columbia, CA...CHP is reporting a vehicle vs motorcycle collision near Sawmill Flat & Parrotts Ferry Road. The motorcycle is blocking a lane. Please use caution in the area. Let's hope the injuries are minor or non-existent as too many fatals lately...

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Join Us In Arnold For Family Fun Night

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 02:07 PM
Arnold, CA...It is that time again…only 5 days until CLUBHOUSE!

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2nd Annual Calaveras Oktoberfest

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 01:44 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Join us for our second annual Calaveras Oktoberfest on The La Contenta Golf Course fairway. Featuring 8 Breweries for tasting, Weiner Dog Races, Food, Vendors, Cooking Demos, Kid’s Area, Live Music and Dancing in the clubhouse following the event.
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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs Through September 25th

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 01:01 PM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are enclosed:

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Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs Through September 25th

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 12:32 PM
Sonora, CA... Tuolumne County Sheriff's logs through September 25th are enclosed.
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Fire Update....Vegetation Fire Near Marshes Flat Road & Hwy 49 (Update, 150 Acres, Hwy 49 Closed In Fire Area)

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/26/2016 12:31 PM
Moccasin, CA...(Update as of 3:52pm...Some good news...Accarding to TCU Command, acreage holding at 150 acres, closing evacuation center, sounds like they are getting ahead of this one!!) (Update as of 2:38pm...150 acres, Hwy 49 Closed in area, structure threats and localized evacuations, evacuation center at Hetch Hetchy School, be safe out there!!), (Update as of 1:39pm....Fire now up to the 50 acre range with structures threatened, heavy tankers on order), (Update as of 12:58pm...TCU Command has the fire at 7 Acres with a moderate rate of spread.) Fire personnel on ground and air are on way to a reported vegetation fire near Marshes Flat Road & Hwy 49. Please use caution in the area... (Update as of 12:29pm...looks like this one may have legs as they have requested more resources...)

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The Stanislaus National Forest Welcomes New Forest Fire Management Officer

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 11:52 AM
Sonora, CA...The Stanislaus National Forest welcomes David Updike as the new Forest Fire Management Officer (Chief 1) for the Stanislaus NF. David begins full time duties on the forest October 1, 2016 after transitioning from the Sierra National Forest.

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Calaveras Recovers Membership Meeting For Butte Fire Organizations

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 11:41 AM
Calaveras County, CA...Calaveras Recovers will hold its annual membership meeting of all
organizations working on the Butte Fire recovery on Monday, October 3rd, at The Church of
Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints Hall at 221 Church Hill Road, San Andreas.

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Watch The Presidential Debate Tonight Live Right Here!

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/26/2016 11:21 AM
Hempstead, NY....Join us tonight right here for the first Presidential Debate of the 2016 Race. Will either candidate utter the gaff that will live in infamy? Will Hillary have the stamina for the debate? Can Trump avoid a fatal lower extremity in mouth incident?

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Garden Arts Party Hosted By Calaveras County Arts Council

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 11:16 AM
Burson, CA...Join us at the Rising Sun Nursery on Sunday, October 8th to celebrate the various arts throughout Calaveras county.
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Mark Twain Wild West Fest Returning To The City Of Angels

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 10:06 AM
Angels Camp, CA...After a year hiatus, Angels Camp’s signature entertainment festival is back and promises to be a rollicking good time. With the level of excitement building for what was known as Gold Rush Days, the event’s producers have rechristened it as the Mark Twain Wild West Fest, and they’ve spared no expense to bring a full day of fun and world class entertainment to historic downtown Angels Camp.

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Copper Town Square Octoberfest

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 10:00 AM
Copperopolis, CA...Come join us for our A Harvest Beer Garden at The Square on Saturday October 8th 4-8pm!
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Peter D. Speno, 69 From Murphys Lost His Life In Utica Grade Accident

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/26/2016 09:37 AM
Murphys, CA...Mr. Speno was traveling eastbound on State Route 4 east of Lower Utica Powerhouse Road, at 45-50 miles per hour. Mr. Speno, for an unknown reason, turned his 2006 Chevrolet to the right traveling off the roadway and down a dirt embankment. The HHR overturned on Utica Powerhouse Road and continued in a southeasterly direction through a barbed wire fence and into the Murphys After Bay. The vehicle became completely submerged, upright, in the Murphys After Bay. Unfortunately, Mr Speno sustained fatal injuries in the collision.

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Halloween Bash At Hotel Leger

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 08:45 AM
Mokelumne Hill, CA...Join us at the Hotel Leger for the Annual Halloween bash with live band (Full Circle) and a DJ, costume contests and an all-around rockin’ good time! Event is Saturday, October 29th from 9PM-11:59PM.

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Herculano 'Ralph' Rafael 1949-2016

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 07:51 AM
Herculano (Ralph) Rafael, born June 25, 1949, passed away on September 10, 2016, after a long bout with Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Alpine Aspen Festival Celebrates Fall Colors In The California Alps

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/26/2016 07:40 AM
Hope Valley, CA... The 3rd Annual Alpine Aspen Festival will be held on October 8th and 9th in scenic Hope Valley, Alpine County, California.
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Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Horse Near Hotzel & Greeley Hill Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/26/2016 06:00 AM
Coulterville, CA...CHP is reporting a non-injury collision between a vehicle and horse near Near Hotzel & Greeley Hill Road. Please use caution in the area...

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Turn Key Business Opportunity In Angels Camp $19,500 Or Best Offer! Call 209.736.9552

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/22/2016 11:38 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The owner of Cartridge Supply Ink is relocating to Texas and that creates an opportunity for you!! The entire turn key business is available for just a fraction of replacement cost. There is $70,000 in inventory and equipment and the owner will provide two weeks of instruction and training during the transition. Cartridge Supply Ink is your destination in our area for all your printing needs. They sell name brand and remanufactured Inks and Toner . The also sell all brands of printers. They are also a check free pay center. Many of their commercial customers have requested that they expand into computer repair and networking. There is also an opportunity to expand the business into a full-service Pinter, Copier, Computer Repair destination and more. Cartridge Supply Ink is located at 520 N. Main Street, Angels Camp, CA. 209.736.9552

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Public Hearing For Proposed Water Rate Increase

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/22/2016 10:00 AM
Murphys, CA...The purpose of this meeting is to discuss revisions of the current monthly water rates pertaining to the Union Public Utility District. Currently the rate is 1.00 per month which was established on July 2nd, 1994 and is insufficient to cover the District's increasing cost to purchase water from Union Public Utility District. The 2016 Water Rate Cost of Service Study is on file and available for review at the district office at 339 Main Street, Murphys, CA 95247 and will also be reviewed at the public hearing on Thursday, November 3, 2016. During the public hearing any person may appear before the board of directors and be heard as to the proposed changes.

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Mark Twain Medical Center is Once Again Promoting Pink in the Night in Honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/21/2016 12:30 PM
San Andreas, CA...Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) will be promoting the importance of early detection of breast cancer, followed by prompt treatment, saves lives. The entire community is invited to participate in the annual ‘Pink in the Night’ opening ceremony September 26th, in Valley Springs at the Terrace’s (Common Grounds) at 7:00pm. All those who currently have breast cancer, survivors and support providers will be able to light a candle in tribute to those who are currently battling breast cancer, or in remembrance of those that bravely lost their battle. “We at Cal-Waste support the FIGHT against Breast Cancer,” exclaimed MaryBeth Ospital, Community Outreach Coordinator “We will be showing our support during the lighting ceremony and will have one of our trucks lit up in pink lights. Be sure and look for our trucks with pink ribbons around town!”

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Magnolia Rhythm Trio Entertains Today In Copperopolis! Market At The Square Is Every Sunday From 10 - 3!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/25/2016 09:34 AM
Copperopolis, CA...Market at The Square features live music by Magnolia Rhythm Trio! Playing Americana, Folk and Blue Grass! Bring a lawn chair and listen in our lovely park area. Do some shopping at our Farmers Market, shops, Wine Taste and more! Fresh fruits and veggies, Crafts and more! Market At The Square runs 10-3pm every Sunday through October! For new vendor info please contact Kim at khamilton@castlecooke.com or 209.785.9700. We would love to have you!

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Muphys 9 Golf Course, Great Golf, Great Setting, Great Value & Great Food!

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/25/2016 09:19 AM
Murphys, CA...Come Enjoy the Murphys 9 Golf Course in Forest Meadows. When you come play the Murphys 9 Golf Course, you will enjoy some of the best golf and the best golf value in the area. This Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course offers golfers of all abilities a day they will not soon forget, with fairways set deep in the quiet of giant pines, great oaks, and towering cedars, as well as some that play across High Meadowland. Whether you are aiming to improve your game, or simply indulge in a day of Murphys golf, our course is excellent for you. Our idyllic settings will let you step away from life for a little while and focus on your golf passion. You will be able to test your skill set with our long fairways, multiple water hazards and strategically placed sand traps. Immediately after your round of golf, you will be eager to come back and play more.

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The Third Annual Angels Camp Gold Run & AMA Fun Day & Video Promo With Rebecca Jarman!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/12/2016 11:27 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Enjoy the Sierra Foothills on a 5K/10K race through the historic town of Angels Camp. A community sponsored run that benefit the students of Mark Twain Elementary School. This race will kick off with a Kids 1 Mile Fun Run at 8:00am. 5K & 10K will start at 8:30. All races begin in historic downtown Angels Camp at The Visitors Center. The race will conclude at Utica Park in Angels Camp. Along the race route, runners will enjoy many scenic and historic elements along the way to include Angels Creek, Gold Cliff, Lightner Mine, views of Bear Mountain and Greenhorn Creek Golf Course. It is not uncommon to spot grazing deer, wild turkeys, an abundance of birds and our resident cattle and horses.



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Traffic Update...Vehicle Off Roadway & Into Water

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/24/2016 01:04 PM
Murphys, CA...Emergency crews are on scene and CPR is underway on a victim in a collision where a vehicle went off the roadway near Hwy 4 & Utica Powerhouse Road. The vehicle overturned into the water. Let's pray this one has a happy ending....(Update...This was a fatality and notifications are still underway for family members. Many of our local emergency personnel were on hand and working to try and save the decedent's life. One firefighter we saw had pretty severe hand lacerations sustained in his efforts. The vehicle was recognizable as a local vehicle as we noticed a logo in the window. One has to wonder if there might have been a contributing medical incident or some other contributing factor as the driver had probably traveled this road hundreds of times....

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CUSD Board Study Session

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/24/2016 09:43 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras Unified School District is hosting a Board study session on Tuesday, September 27th in San Andreas.
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CCWD Board Meeting Workshop

Posted by: News_Desk on 09/24/2016 09:20 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Water District is hosting a regular board meeting workshop on Wednesday, September 28th in San Andreas.
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Past 50 Local News
  1. President's Weekly Address: Celebrating the National Museum of African American History and Culture
  2. MLL Football Play Gets Underway, Argonaut Over Bret Harte & Sonora Over Calaveras
  3. Foreigner Unauthorized at The Square On September 24th!!!
  4. The 20th Annual Ironstone Concours Is Tomorrow!! Don't Miss One Of The Best Shows In The Country!
  5. Big Ski Sale Next Week At CHS Thrift In Arnold
  6. Shop Murphys Dollar Plus Store For The Holidays Now Open Until 5:30pm
  7. 18th Annual Fall Health Fair Is September 24th At Mark Twain Medical Center
  8. SIR Branch 152 Luncheon Meeting
  9. Oh Deer, Minor Injuries In Rollover Collision On Hwy 4 This Morning
  10. Tips On Disaster Preparedness Month From Peggy Rourke-Nichols
  11. Investigation Continues Into Suspicious Death Of San Andreas Woman
  12. Greenhorn Creek Golf Resort Men's Club Results Wednesday September 21st, 2016
  13. Medical Center Awards Scholarships
  14. Linda Bowser, 69 From Stockton Lost Her Life In Hwy 4 Collision This Morning
  15. Sponsors Needed For Murphys Day Of The Dead
  16. Thoeny Is New Mother Lode Job Training Head
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  18. Cool Weather Home Safety Tips
  19. Marijuana - Demystifying the November Ballot Measures
  20. FOCAS Yard Sale To Benefit County Shelter Animals October 8-10
  21. Calaveras County Public Access TV Studio PATV Schedule Through September 29th & The Annual Fourth Of July Parade In Arnold
  22. Screening Of Local Filmmaker’s New Short, “Fog City”
  23. Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs Through September 22nd
  24. Traffic Update.....3 Vehicle Collision On Hwy 4..Update..Fatal Collision, Roadway Clear As of 10:18am)
  25. Calaveras Taxpayers Host Annual BBQ
  26. Sequoia Woods Is Now Hiring! Apply Today!
  27. Domestic Violence Awareness Barbecue
  28. SNAC 'Plug Ugly' Disk Golf Division Winners
  29. Tuolumne County Sheriff's Log For September 20th
  30. Former Copperopolis Woman Competes For Miss California
  31. Sheriff's Department Investigating Suspicious Death In San Andreas
  32. Nutcracker Fundraiser Hosted By Studio 4 Dance Theater
  33. Sequoia Home Health and Companion Care Company Comes To Sonora
  34. “A Changing Landscape: Tree Mortality In The Sierra Nevada”
  35. An Evening Walk in the Cemetery: Columbia’s Stories In Stone Tour Is Back
  36. Saddle Creek Hosts Golf Tournament And Dinner Fundraiser
  37. District 5 Supervisorial Candidate Forum
  38. Prescribed Fire For Mariposa Grove In Yosemite National Park
  39. Volunteers Needed For National Public Lands Day
  40. Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs Through September 20th
  41. Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs Through September 19th
  42. Oakdale Graduate Living Dream On The USS O'Kane
  43. Contest: Theme Needed For The Calaveras County Fair And Famous Jumping Frog Jubilee
  44. Bunco Tournament Saturday, October 15th
  45. Caltrans And Fish And Wildlife Urge Motorists To Be Alert During Watch Out For Wildlife Week
  46. State Water Board Releases Draft Flow Objectives For Souther Delta That Could Impact New Melones Water Levels
  47. Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad Through September 27th
  48. Big Trees Market Grocery Ad & Specials Through September 27th
  49. Additional Details On Kidnapping & Human Trafficking Case At Marijuana Grow
  50. Enjoy Harvest Happy Hour At Milliaire Winery This Weekend

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Bear Valley's Mark Phillips narrates a wonderful video that was created for the Ebbetts Pass Historical Association. The Video runs about 50 minutes and gives a fascinating & entertaining view of the history of the Bear Valley Area.




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