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RCRC Installs 2015 Officers

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 04:03 PM
Sacramento, CA.... Last evening, the Rural County Representatives of California (RCRC) installed its 2015 Officers at the Annual Installation and Reception in Sacramento. Sierra County Supervisor Lee Adams was installed as Chair, Glenn County Supervisor John Viegas was installed as First Vice Chair, and Tehama County Supervisor Bob Williams was installed as Second Vice Chair, while Nevada County Supervisor Nate Beason became Immediate Past Chair. The newly elected Officers will lead the organization in championing policies on behalf of California’s rural counties....
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Fire Update....Structure Fire In Copperopolis...Red Cross Assisting Displaced

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/24/2015 03:49 PM
Copperopolis, CA....Firefighters worked a structure fire on Iroquois Circle. About 25% of the home was destroyed and Red Cross was called in to assist those displaced. Update...We checked in with TCU Command and confirmed there were no injuries in the incident...

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Wells Fargo Donates $5,000 for Youth Mentoring in Calaveras County

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 11:00 AM
Murphys, CA....Calaveras Mentoring Foundation was recently awarded a $5,000 grant from Wells Fargo. The grant will be used to support the Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program, which connects local youth with safe, positive mentors who offer friendship, opportunity, and support for making healthy life decisions.“We are sincerely honored by the continued support of our local Wells Fargo,” said Calaveras Mentoring Foundation President Tom Suarez. “The strength of our community is the reason the Mentoring Program is so successful.” ...
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Local non-profit awarded one of five CDFA CalAgPlate Grants... Gardens to Grow In receives $22,960 to support FFA farm project, school gardens and local farms.

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:55 AM
Calaveras County, CA...Gardens to Grow In, in partnership with Calaveras High School’s Future Farmers of America (FFA) program, received a huge financial boost this past week to help them develop an Ag Mentorship Program, as one of five programs in the state to receive a CDFA CalAgPlate grant in the inaugural year of the program. ...
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Hospice Benefit “Dinner With a Doc” Open to Public

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:44 AM
Sonora Regional Medical Center’s Hospice of the Sierra will hold “Dinner With a Doc,” a benefit dinner on Saturday, February 7th at 5:30 p.m. at Black Oak Casino Resort Hotel, featuring guest chef, local physician and Chief of Staff, Dr. Brenda Forrest. All proceeds from the dinner will benefit Hospice patients who cannot afford their services. The event is chaired by Hospice Advisory Board member June Diggle who has been busy with the gift box raffle and beautiful, homey decorations....

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Murphys Irish Day Planning Underway....Parade Entry Blanks Available Online

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:33 AM
Murphys, CA....Plans for the 2015 Murphys Irish Day, the popular community celebration that each year draws upwards of 10,000 people to the historic Gold Rush town, are well under way. Always presented on the third Saturday in March by the Murphys Business Association (MBA), this year’s event will be held Saturday, March 21, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...


Click Above For Over 700 Photos of the 2014 Event!
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Join Irish Family Vineyards for Their First "Ladies Night Out" on January 29th!

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:22 AM

New 4-H Club Wanted!

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:15 AM
The Calaveras 4-H Program is looking to start a new 4-H Youth Development Club in the county! Do you live in an area where you would like to see a new 4-H club formed? Would you be interested in volunteering some time, working along with University of California staff to accomplish this goal? Would your school like to have an after-school 4-H club? Or ...
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Volunteer Driver Training February 12, 2015

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:12 AM
Common Ground Senior Services will hold a Volunteer Driver Orientation on February 12, 2015 from 3:00pm - 4:30pm at 65 E St Charles Street in San Andreas. The Agency is recruiting drivers to assist with delivering Meals-on-Wheels to our homebound clients, and for the Silver Streak Transportation Program, which provides transports to those over the age of 60 to medical, dental, and other medical related appointments...
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Lucy Dunn and Robert Alvarado Named as Chair and Vice Chair of the California Transportation Commission

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:10 AM
Sacramento, CA...At its January 22, 2015 meeting, the California Transportation Commission (Commission) unanimously approved the appointments of Lucy Dunn as the Chair and Robert Alvarado as the Vice Chair, effective March 1, 2015. Ms. Dunn and Mr. Alvarado will serve in their respective positions for one year....
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Additional General PlanWorkshops Scheduled

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 10:08 AM
Calaveras County....Additional General Plan Open House/Workshops have been scheduled in Valley Springs and Murphys. The Valley Spring open house will be held in the multipurpose room at the elementary school on Monday, Feb. 23. The workshop in Murphys will be held at the Masonic Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 25. Both will be from 5:00 to 8:00.
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Murphys Old Timers Museum Is Looking For Volunteers

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 09:53 AM
Murphys, CA...Murphys Old Timers Museum is looking for volunteers. Come share your knowledge of the area, learn about the area and help visitors find local attractions. The museum is open Fri. Sat. Sun from 12 - 4 and training provided. Call Mike Davis for more information 209-728-1160.

A Search For Missing Person in Hathaway Pines, Arnold Area Has Been Initiated

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/24/2015 08:52 AM
Calaveras County, CA...A search for a missing person has been initiated by the Calaveras County Sheriffs Office for a missing person in the Hathaway Pines, Arnold area. The officers are currently searching 'down to the river area'. No further information is available at this time. Updates to come as we receive...
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Murphys Hotel To Host 8th Annual Super Bowl Chili Cook-Off To Be Held February 1st 2015!

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/10/2015 04:34 PM
Murphys, CA..".First I would like to Thank Everyone who has Cooked, Tasted, & Donated in the past. Without you… this event wouldn’t be possible!!! As you know or may not know All Money Raised is donated to Hospice of Amador and Calaveras & All Food Raised is donated to The Resource Connection Food Bank. Last year we raised $1,420.00 for Hospice & About 150 cans of Food for The Resource Connection....

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The Flu Peak is Approaching Health Officials Urge Flu Vaccination

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/23/2015 01:54 PM
San Andreas, CA...Dean Kelaita, MD, local health officer of Calaveras County, says that while we are seeing an increase in flu activity in Calaveras County, it is not too late to get vaccinated against the flu. So far this season, influenza A H3N2 viruses have been most common. For comparison, in the 2012-2013, 2007-2008, and 2003-2004 seasons H3N2 strains predominated and had the highest seasonal mortality levels of the past decade. Roughly half of the season’s H3N2 viruses that have been analyzed are ‘drifted’ with antigenic differences from this season’s vaccine H3N2 virus. The vaccine’s ability to prevent infection with drifted H3N2 virus may be diminished....

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Blue Skies and Great Groomers In Bear Valley! 2 People Per Square Mile and Lifts to Yourself!

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/23/2015 11:03 AM
Bear Valley, CA...Time to get up to the mountains and enjoy the enduring quality conditions of our slopes and uncrowded lift lines. Holidays in Bear Valley are off-the-hook fun, but now is the time to take your turns. Our snow making and grooming teams are working their utmost to maintain the steep and their efforts are not going unnoticed. We’ve heard many say that ours are some of the finest conditions in in the Sierra Nevada. In other words, the skiing and boarding is good—really, really good—right now....



Perfect Family Getaway - Head for the Mountains!

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Volunteers Needed to Help with Calaveras County Homeless Census

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/05/2015 07:18 PM
Calaveras County, CA...Communities seeking federal funding for housing needs are required to conduct a Point-in-Time census of their homeless population every two years. In Calaveras County the Homeless count will take place on Wednesday, January 28, 2015. ...
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Awesome View! 20 Mountain Top Acres with Home! Only $319,000

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 12:00 PM
Angels Camp, CA...2284 Stallion Way, Angels Camp. Home has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathes and has been remodeled. Many upgrades including remote controlled ceiling fans and exterior lighting. Property is located on West slope of Bear Mountain near summit, with a view across California to the coast range. No garage. 3 miles of gravel road with tax assessment for road maintenance. Shown by appointment, please do not disturb occupant. From HWY 4 take Stallion Way 3 miles to property on right. Front corners have pink ribbon. Sign at gate. $319,000

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Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Attorney F. Eric Saunders Expands Range Of Services & Opens Office In Arnold

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 10:42 AM
Arnold, CA....Great news for our area and the expanding range of expert services available in Calaveras County and the surrounding areas! We would like to welcome Attorney F. Eric Saunders to our local business community. His law office is now open in Arnold and will have the practice focus areas of: Wills & Trusts, Estate & Tax Planning, Estate Administration & Intellectual Property Law. While we expect the bulk of his practice here locally to be in the more general practice areas it is great news to have a seasoned patent and intellectual property law attorney practicing here locally. Calaveras County has always had strong Silicon Valley ties and with this addition is helps this area become not only a weekend playground but and area where those new ideas can flourish and be protected....

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Order Your Snowplow Or A New Mahindra Tractor From Joe's Services!

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 10:07 AM
Mountain Ranch, CA...Now is the time to order a new snow plow or even a whole new tractor that will handle the toughest winter storms with ease. Joe Thomas has over 28 years of experience performing overhauls and general maintenance on small to mid-size tractors. He provides the finest workmanship at a reasonable price. Joe's Services is a Mahindra authorized dealer.



Mark Twain Medical Center Awards over $25,000 in Community Grants To Area Not-For-Profit Organizations

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 09:42 AM
San Andreas, CA...Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) has selected several Calaveras County not-for-profit organizations to receive the Mark Twain Medical Center Community Grant for 2014. “On behalf of Mark Twain Medical Center, we are pleased to award over $25,000 in community grants this year,” announced Craig Marks, Hospital President. “The Mark Twain Medical Center Community Grants Program is designed to support not-for-profits that collaborate to address community health needs, particularly those that focus on underserved populations. Therefore, the projects to be funded must involve collaboration with 3 other local organizations and be linked to MTMC. Each of these selected organizations provides invaluable services to our community, and we are thankful for all that they do.”



Craig Marks, President/CEO, Mark Twain Medical Center, Tasha Unninayar, Dr. Thompson, and Susan Deax-Keirns, Mind Matters Clinic; Jennifer Grabowski and Mike Pierce, DRAIL; Mary Ellen Sousa-Hiner, Director and Co-Founder for Creative Support Alternatives; Larry Cornish, COO, Mark Twain Medical Center; and (front) Barry Smith Executive Director, DRAIL.
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Bear Valley Weather & Conditions Update ~By Mattly Trent

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 09:25 AM
Bear Valley, CA... Hey Good People! Partly sunny today with a high near 48. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Some High clouds will make their way into the area today as the resilient ridge coupled with high pressure gives way to sunshine and warming temps for the next 4-5 days. Conditions are perfect for learning or just coming up with the Family for some "Pure Mtn Fun". Check out today's weather vid around 7:15am for more info. Peace Out, Mattly



Miss Calaveras Apps Available! ~ by Taylor Campbell

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 09:09 AM
Frogtown, USA...Apply Now For Miss Calaveras! Applications for the 2015 Miss Calaveras Scholarship Program are now available. This program provides a chance for women throughout the county to highlight their talents and dedication to their community, with the opportunity to earn scholarships....



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This Week at the Arnold CHS Thrift Store Cat Adoption Center – FELIX!

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/22/2015 08:49 AM
Arnold, CA...Stop by Calaveras Humane Society's Thrift Store Cat Adoption Center in Arnold, located in Meadowmont Center next to Big Trees Market, open Thurs. through Sat., 10 am–5 pm (Phone 209-795-GIVE). Felix will be there to meet you, along with several other kitties! We will also have kitties available at our Angels Camp Adoption Center, located in Angels Town Center (240 S. Main St./Hwy 49), open Thurs. through Sat., 11 am–5 pm. Come in and meet some sweet and cuddly kitties!...


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InnovationLab Introducing New Membership Levels in 2015

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/22/2015 08:26 AM
Sonora, CA...The Sonora based InnovationLab has introduced a new expanded rate structure for 2015. The InnovationLab now has daily “drop-in” rates, monthly rates, and student rates, in addition to its existing “basic” and “premium” rates. The 2015 “basic level” membership is $35 per month when pre-paid yearly, $45 per month when paid monthly and a $15 Daily Drop-In Rate. The basic level membership allows access to the InnovationLab from 2:00 pm until 10:00 pm, 7 days a week....

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Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – January 16 to January 24

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/22/2015 08:19 AM
Arnold, CA...“The Schedule” is published every Thursday by the Ebbetts Pass Visitors Center and includes everything happening from Murphys to Markleeville. For more detailed info visit The Schedule. Please come by and pick one up or contact the Visitors Center at info@epvc.org to have your event included in “The Schedule.”

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New Melones Fishing Report for January 20th~By Glory Sports

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/22/2015 08:13 AM
Water Conditions: New Melones Lake is currently holding 555,925 acre-feet of water. The lake level came up just a little this last week. It is currently at 869 ft. above sea level and 207 ft. from full. The water clarity is clear in most of the lake with a few areas being a little stained. The water temperature continues to cool with the average being 52-55 degrees. Tuttletown launch is closed. Glory Hole Point boat launch is open with a two lane concrete ramp and a dock. 4wd is no longer needed to launch....
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Greenhorn Creek Is Your Thursday Golf Destination

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/09/2015 03:44 PM

Angels Camp Entrepreneur Leverages Kickstarter! (Update...Success!! Funding Goal Reached...Sugar Opening Soon In Angels Camp!!!)

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/22/2014 01:49 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Christine Abusaidi, a local entrepreneur, is taking her love of baking to the streets and to the screen. Sugar, traditional style boulangerie, will be the newest addition to the historic main street in Angels Camp and will be the first Angels Camp business in-part funded by leveraging the popular crowdsourced funding site Kickstarter...



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Columbia College Community Chorus Seeking Additional Singers

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/21/2015 05:33 PM
The Columbia College Community Chorus is currently about 45 members strong, and additional voices are being recruited, especially men for the tenor and bass parts. The Chorus originated from a confederation of church choirs known as the Inter-Church Choir which performed bi-annually at Christmas and Easter. With the founding of Columbia College, the chorus became a part of the school curriculum and remains so to this day. Most members of the Community Chorus have ...
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Murphys Concert Brings Back Beppe Gambetta on February 15th!

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/21/2015 05:15 PM
​Murphys, CA....Guitarist Beppe Gambetta will sing and play a solo concert of “American Roots with European Passion” on Feb. 15 in Murphys. The concert will be held at the sanctuary of the First Congregational Church at 3 p.m., and marks a return of the internationally known artist who performed an all-American roots concert here last year.....
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It's Time To To Enroll Your Child for Kindergarten

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/21/2015 05:12 PM

Joint Sobriety/Drivers License Checpoint Update

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/21/2015 04:56 PM
The Angels Camp Police Department and the Sonora Police Department conducted a joint Sobriety/Driver License checkpoint on Saturday, January 17th, 2015. The checkpoint was in the 100 block of S. Main Street in the city of Angels Camp, between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and midnight. Four-hundred and one (401) vehicles were screened during this time, and two citations were issued for driving without a driver license. Additionally, one driver was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence. Nathan Baird, a 27-year-old North Carolina resident was .....
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Ceremonial Swearing in of Commisioner David Sanders, Calaveras County Courthouse February 2nd at 12 Noon

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/21/2015 04:35 PM
San Andreas, CA ....On Monday February 2nd at 12 o’clock noon, the Judges of the Calaveras County Superior Court invite you to join them for the ceremonial swearing-in of Commissioner David Sanders. The ceremony, which is open to the public, will commence in Courtroom 1. David Sanders graduated from U C Davis School of Law and has been a member of the California State Bar since 1987, primarily working as a civil litigator on the defense side, though he established a multi-faceted ...
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Summit Ranger District to Conduct a Prescribed Burn

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/21/2015 04:29 PM
Sonora, CA… The Summit Ranger District will conduct a low-intensity prescribed burn on 1,186 acres of forested land, when weather conditions line up advantageously. “Approximately 75 acres will be ignited daily when conditions align to allow for a successful understory burn,” said District Fire Manager, Greg Marfil. “Ignitions are linked to favorable weather, fuel moisture levels and air quality factors. That means we will burn on some days while strategically pausing on others.”....
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As ATT Phases Out Copper Signal Service Helps Customers Migrate To Future

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 04:14 PM
Vallecito, CA...In January of this past year, AT&T presented to the FCC. It’s National Broadband Plan for the Future. This extensive plan documents AT&T’s plan to phase out standard, copper phone lines referring to standard telephone lines as “Relics of a bye gone era” and to integrate broadband/network phone lines into every residence and business in America. With only 20% of American homes currently using standard copper wire phone lines, and more and more consumers switching to VOIP phone systems each day, AT&T is gradually achieving this goal. Two similar situations were the phasing out of analog cell phones and analog televisions in the previous decade. Unfortunately, when switching from standard land lines to VOIP/internet phone services, the consumer is rarely informed by the new phone service provider when it comes to his or her security system will be dramatically affected. “Why?” You may ask. Simply put, if a security system (burglar alarm or fire alarm) has been communicating with its central station via land lines for its entirety and then your phone line is switched to broadband, the panel can no longer communicate with the central station because it is designed for copper lines, not internet lines...


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Traffic Update....Vehicle Accident On South Stewart Street

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 03:59 PM
Sonora, CA...Crews are working a vehicle accident on South Stewart Street and Mono Way. Please use caution in the area....
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A Mid-Winter's Spring Dream In Bear Valley! Make Your Rental Plans Today!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 03:38 PM
Bear Valley, CA...OPEN SESAME ~ STORM DOOR Weather forecasters are waxing hopeful about storm systems late-January and early-February... right on time for a stellar President's Holiday. Until then, the snow magicians at Bear Valley Mountain and Bear Valley Cross Country are maintaining + maximizing terrain for your skiing and riding pleasure! Pack the sunscreen and enjoy the spring conditions while they last.




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Bear Valley Weather & Conditions Update ~By Mattly Trent

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 12:03 PM
Bear Valley, CA... Hey Good People! Another beautiful sunny day today with temps right around 46F or so. Winds will be out of the ENE from 7-14mph with gusts up to the mid 20's. A change in our dry pattern looks to be possible somewhere around 6-10 days out but still no absolute yet. Right now the resilient ridge of high pressure is still going to be in affect for awhile. The Grooming is amazing so grab your Family, Friends and gear and head on up for some "Pure Mtn Fun". Stay tuned........Peace Out, Mattly

Traffic Update....Vehicle Accident Near Fallview Dr / Phoenix Lake Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 11:55 AM
Sonora, CA...Crews are working a non-injury accident accident near Fallview Dr / Phoenix Lake Rd. Please use caution in the area....
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Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Moving!!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 11:41 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Trading Post has friendly smiles and even a Free Soda with every fill up! Stop and say hi and top off your tanks today! Angels Trading Post has everything you need to keep you Hopping when you visit our area. Great Prices on Gas, Drinks, Sodas, Java City Coffees and more. They also accept E.B.T. cards.and have great prices on tobacco products. They are open everyday from 5am to Midnight!! Stop by and see the Singh's today at the corner of Hwy 49 & Hwy 4.


Valley Springs Medical Center Team Of Excellence

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FoCuS Upcoming 2015 Events

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 11:21 AM
Dixon, CA...Seed Library to Open. We have a new opportunity in Tuolumne County to promote food security not only for our generation but for a future world. FoCuS has teamed with Master Gardeners and interested volunteers to create a seed library within the Sonora library facility which will be ready to open February 28, 2015. Please go to http://www.theselc.org/ legalize_seeds, to sign the National Seed Law Petition to help ensure the continuation of seed swaps and seed libraries....

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Shop Local! Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets. Weekly Specials Through January 21-27 "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 10:59 AM
Murphys & Angels Camp, CA... 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 Ready to get healthy for 2015? Visit Sierra Hills Natural Foods for the biggest selection in natural, organic, vegan or gluten-free foods and the area's biggest selection of supplements. Open 7 days a week...




Click Above For Their Weekly Savings. Do you know you can now text your deli orders to the stores? For Sierra Hills Market the number is 209-753-7115. For Angels Food Market the number is (209)-753-7331. Now that is easy!! Senior Days now Tuesdays and Wednesdays! Save 10% When you buy 4 or more bottles of liquor or wine. Remember we already have the best prices on liquor and the biggest local wine selection.
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Great Service & Detailing Specials From 49er Motors

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/21/2015 10:44 AM

Wear Red During February to Join Pinnacle Physical Therapy

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/15/2015 10:17 PM
Wear red during February to join Pinnacle Physical Therapy in supporting the American Heart Association’s campaign of Go Red for Women. Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. Lifestyle, (such as diet and exercise) and family history are major factors affecting cardiovascular health. Learn about your risks and how to maintain a heart healthy lifestyle at www.goredforwomen.org. As physical therapists, we ....
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Public Meeting Notice For SR 4 and SR 49 Gateway and Corridor Study

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 01/06/2015 08:48 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The first of three meetings for the SR 4 and SR 49 Gateway and Corridor Study will take place on Wednesday, January 21st from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Bret Harte Union High School in the multipurpose room. All are invited to attend to share in the creating a vision for the future of transportation and development at Northwest area of the City....

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Sen. Paul's State of the Union Response- January 20, 2015

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/20/2015 08:11 PM
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The 2015 State Of The Union Address

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/20/2015 05:37 PM
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Traffic Update....Explosive Devices Possibly Found In Rail Road Flat

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/20/2015 04:27 PM
Rail Road Flat, CA...Emergency crews and the Calaveras Bomb Squad are on scene on North Rail Road Flat for a possible explosive device. Please expect delays and congestion in the area until the situation has been dealt with...
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Past 50 Local News
  1. Pongfest "15" & Ladies Invitational Set For MACTA Courts In Murphys
  2. Saddle Up For A Night At The Races With Angels-Murphys Rotary
  3. Angels Camp Expands Focus on Tourism and Retail Development
  4. Time To Get In Shape For The New Year At Family 4 Fitness
  5. Sheriff Gary Kuntz Swearing In.
  6. Weekly Address: State of the Union Is This Tuesday
  7. The 49er Motors Football Playoff Sale Going On Now!!
  8. Traffic Update...Calf In Roadway
  9. Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" Speech
  10. Watch a Movie This Week at the Best Theatre in the Mother Lode...Angels Six Theatres! Students Welcome For Selma On MLK Monday!!
  11. Bear Valley Weather & Conditions Update ~By Mattly Trent
  12. Best Winter Product In Central Sierra...Come Up & Play For MLK
  13. Bear Valley Weather & Conditions Update ~By Mattly Trent
  14. January Clearance Going On Now At The Clothes Mine
  15. USSA Ski Racing Visits Bear Valley For Rasmussen Classic
  16. Traffic Update...Vehicle vs Deer Near Jenny Lind Rd / Milton Rd
  17. The 49er Motors Football Playoff Sale Going On Now!!
  18. Growing Vegetables and All/Organic Gardening
  19. Joint Sobriety/Drivers License Checkpoint on Saturday January 17th from 6pm~2am
  20. Tuolumne County Sheriff's Deputy's Arrest Man On Federal Warrant In Columbia
  21. Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – January 16 to January 24
  22. Law Enforcement Update...Possible Suicidal Subject Situation Resolved
  23. What’s Happening in Murphys this Week January 15 through January 27
  24. In Loving Memory of Richard "Dick" William Swendeman
  25. Get Ready for the Annual AMA Crab Feed!
  26. Watch A Movie This Week At The Best Theatre in the Mother Lode...Angels Six Theatres!
  27. Quick Work Made Of Wilseyville Area Vegetation Fire
  28. Three Ways To A Woman's Heart From Firefall Jewelers
  29. Angels Camp City Council Is Back In Action January 20th
  30. Valley Springs Area Business Association Jnaury Luncheon Coming at Good Friends Restaurant
  31. CalSTA and Caltrans Seek Public Input on Transit-Focused Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Program
  32. California Conservation Corps Orientation for 18-25 year olds
  33. Calaveras County 2015 General Plan Update
  34. Calaveras County Board of Supervisors To Meet At Foothill Village Jan. 16
  35. PATV Schedule for Comcast Cable Channel 9 Volcano Vision Channel 22 for Janaury 16th~January 22nd
  36. General Plan Community Open House Schedule
  37. Bear Valley Weather & Conditions Update ~By Mattly Trent
  38. In Loving Memory Ramon (Ray) Cuellar Sevier, November 5, 1926 - January 2 2015
  39. You Could Win A Gorgeous Villa For Valentines Day!
  40. Don't miss Bear Valley's Annual MLK Party!! Winter Explosion January 17th
  41. Traffic Update...Non-Injury Accident On Hwy 88
  42. Murphys Dollar Store Is Turning Three On Friday!! Help Them Celebrate!!
  43. Happy New Year From Murphys Nursery
  44. Happy New Year From Murphys Motorcycle Company
  45. Murphys Suites Has A Sweet Deal For You And Your Sweetie!!
  46. The 2015 Mardi Gras Dinner at Chatom Vineyards
  47. Renner's Winter Winemaker's Dinner at Black Oak Casino
  48. Remarks by the President on Promoting Community Broadband
  49. Shop Local! Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets. Weekly Specials Through January 14 - 20 "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw
  50. Live Stream Of Climbers Nearing Finish Of Free Climb Of El Capitan In Yosemite

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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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