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06:30 PM The 2016 GABA Summer Concert Series
07:00 PM CSTARS Kids! presents MARY POPPINS - The Broadway Musical
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Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Through August 2nd.

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 11:45 PM
Angels Camp & Murphys, CA...Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad Through July 26. 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

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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Specials Through August 2nd

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 11:44 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Specials Through August 2nd

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Four Perish In Fiery Plane Crash At Columbia Airport

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 07:45 PM
Columbia, CA...At 4:45 PM, Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office received a report of a plane crash at the Columbia Airport in Columbia. The small private plane was coming from the north to land on the runway. It is reported that the plane veered to left off of the runway and crashed. The plane was completely engulfed in flames when emergency crews arrived on scene. There are four deceased victims. The Coroner will be determining identification and notifying next of kin. The National Transportation Safety Board out of Colorado, will be arriving tomorrow to initiate the investigation. There is no information as to where the plane was coming from or headed to. This is a very tragic event and our hearts go out to the families of these victims.

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Reminder Tonight Is Another Great Locals Night

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Fire Update...Vegetation Fire Reported In Rocky Road Area (Updated...2 Acres..Potential 30-40)

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 06:20 PM
San Andreas, CA...Firefighters on ground and air are on the way to reported vegetation fire in the Old Gulch & Rocky Road area. More to follow if needed... (Updated as of 6:30pm...2 acres with potential of 30-40 acres on north side of Calaveritas Road.. They should get it dealt with quickly) (Update as of 6:42pm....4-5 acres and making good progress on knocking it down)

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Calaveras County Arts Council Presents Tanglewood At Music in the Parks

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 06:07 PM
West Point, CA...Tanglewood is an enchanting trio featuring Felicity Morton on vocals and acoustic guitar; Abe Forgette on stand up bass, and Isaiah Dyken on the drums. With diverse musical backgrounds in world beat, Latin, and bluegrass Tanglewood blends soaring sultry vocals with warm stand up bass and soulful drumming giving them a Dreamy Folk Rock sound. Tanglewood plays all original music with conscious lyrics and heartfelt compositions that will leave you spellbound.

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Probable Fatal Airplane Crash & Vegetation Fire At Columbia Airport

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 05:02 PM
Columbia, CA...(Update as of 5:11pm...they are getting a handle on fire and forward progress stopped at about 2 acres! The Tuolumne County Sheriff's department has reported that the plane was fully engulfed shortly after the crash. The fire on the plane has been extinguished as well) CHP & Scanner traffic are reporting an airplane down at Columbia Airport. There is also a fire with spread to vegetation. Our thoughts and prayers to the pilot's family and friends as initial reports are that the pilot has probably passed away.

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BEATLES Tribute by The Sun Kings Tonight At 7pm In Bear Valley!

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 04:55 PM
Bear Valley, CA...We couldn’t bring John, Paul, George and Ringo to Bear Valley, but we got you the next best thing! The highly acclaimed Sun Kings are a Beatles tribute band as nature intended.

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Fire Update....Structure Fire On Twist Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 04:45 PM
Jamestown, CA...Firefighters are back at work again on a structure fire with some spread to vegetation in the 14,000 Block of Twist Road. We will update if it spreads too far beyond the structure. There is potential for an up to 20 acre blaze. It is going to be a long time until November...

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Get Ready For Another Great Super Sales Thursday At Arnold CHS Thrift

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 04:30 PM
Arnold, CA...Get Ready For Another Great Super Sales Thursday At Arnold CHS Thrift

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Possible Injury Collision Near Wendell's On Hwy 49

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 03:56 PM
Mokelumne Hill, CA...CHP is reporting a possible injury collision near Wendell's on Hwy 49. Please use caution the area as one of the vehicles is still in roadway.

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Lynn Eloise Smith 1930 - 2016

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 03:35 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Lynn Eloise Smith was born in 1930, in Placentia, California to Raymond and Olive Johnson. She worked over 25 years as a Unit Secretary for both Bay General Hospital, in San Diego and Enloe Hospital in Chico California. She and her husband, Roy, lived in Paradise, California for many years and moved to Valley Springs over twenty years ago. She was an avid reader ,enjoyed embroidering and crocheting and played the piano. Her greatest joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

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Robert Kirk Andersen 1959 - 2016

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 03:24 PM
Angels Camp, CA...On Monday July 11th 2016 Robert Kirk Andersen 56 passed away peacefully at his home in Angels Camp. Kirk had been battling congestive heart failure. Kirk was born on December 19th 1959 at Mark Twain Hospital in San Andreas to Robert C and Joann (Henley) Andersen. Kirk attended Mark Twain Elementary School and Bret Harte High School where he excelled in wrestling and winning many championship matches which resulted in him being honored in the Bret Harte High School Wrestling Hall of Fame. After graduation Kirk attended San Joaquin Delta College where he earned a certificate on auto mechanics. He begin his career as a mechanic for Stewarts Ford in San Andreas. He worked for Western Sources Talc Plant in Toyon for several years before attaining his general contractor’s license. Kirk was a skilled carpenter and stone mason and worked for many county residents over the years. He was a member of E Clampus Vitas and enjoyed fishing and being with his many friends throughout the county.
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Rickie Mae Fry 1936 - 2016

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 02:42 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Rickie Mae Fry passed away peacefully at home at the age of 80, on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. She was with her husband, sister and son. Rickie was born on January 20, 1936 in Los Angeles, CA. She spend the last 25 years in Burson. She is survived by her husband Wayne, 2 sons, Wayne Thomas and Ronald, her sister Margie McLaughlin, and brother James Hancock. She is also survived by her grandchildren Scotty, Ronnie, Katherine as well as 6 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Kathy Ann.

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Traffic Collision Blocks Lanes On Near Hwy 12 & 49...Roadway Now Open

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 01:25 PM
San Andreas, CA....(Update...Roadway was reopened at 2:04pm. It was an injury collision with at least one medi-flighted) CHP is reporting a collision has blocked lanes near the Hwy 12 & Hwy 49 intersection. It is a possible injury collision as well. Please use caution in the area...

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Fire Update....Vegetation Fire Closes Hwy 108 Near OByrnes Ferry (Updated...Traffic Moving Again, Fire Contained At 3ac)

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 12:23 PM
Jamestown, CA....Firefighters on ground and air are working a vegetation fire that has closed Hwy 108 near Obyrnes Ferry. East and Westbound lanes are affected. Fire is about 3ac in size and power lines are either down or running through fire. Update as of 12:29pm...They are trying to contain fire to northwest side of Hwy and if successful may be able to open eastbound lanes shortly. Updates as of 12:48pm...Traffic is moving again with one way traffic controls in place. Tanker has been released and fire contained at 3 acres. Great job fire fighters)

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Calaveras Sheriff's Department Promotes Four & Hires Eight! Photos & Full Ceremony Video

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 09:44 AM
San Andreas, CA...Yesterday morning the meeting room at the Sheriff's Dept headquarters was filled to overflowing with friends family and well wishers as the Calaveras Sheriff's Department held a swearing in ceremony for eight new hires and promoted four. The new hires are Corrections Officer Katrina Large, Corrections Officer Jason Crawford, Dispatcher Samantha King, Business Administrator Maria Hinsey, Deputy Erik Schrantz, Deputy Lance Williams, Deputy Brian Terry, Deputy Talya-Ann Mattos. Congratulations to Sergeant Heather Gordon, Sergeant Kevin Stevens, Corporal DeAyrian Sanchez and Corporal Jim Moser on their promotions.



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Kearney Recall Election To Move Forward & Filing Period Starts Today

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2016 07:24 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Clerk Recorder and Registrar of Voters has issued an order to hold the recall election for the purpose of determining whether County Supervisor District 5, Steven Kearney is to be recalled and to fill the vacancy if the member is recalled; pursuant to Elections Code Section 11241 which states: “If the governing board fails to issue the order within the time specified in section 11240, the county elections official, within five days shall set the date for holding the election.” The proclamation and notice of election is attached. The filing period opens today July 27, 2016 and closes August 25, 2016, this closing filing period applies to candidates filing for the Supervisor District 5 contest only.

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Bill Clinton Makes His Pitch

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Traffic Update....Another Vegetation Fire In Arnold Area

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 07:18 PM
Arnold, CA...Another vegetation fire in the Arnold area on Thunderbolt Trail, 1/8th acre in subdivision. Aircraft are overhead now. Update as of 7:20pm...fire contained. Great work firefighters on ground and air!!!! (Editor's note: This is not per TCU Command but only our comments. Since we had two starts within about 60 min and fairly close together please report anything you see as suspicious. It may be nothing but a bad coincidence and prevention is investigating. But in an abundance of caution if you see anything or anyone that doesn't look right call it in.)



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Fire Update...Vegetation Fire Near Cedar Ridge Subdivision

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 06:04 PM
Arnold, CA...Units on ground and air are on way to a reported vegetation fire in the Love Creek Area. Let's pray they get it knocked down quickly. Update between Hwy 4 and Moran. (Update as of 6:20pm....1/4 acre near Red Tail Hawk and looks like they will keep it around that size...Whew...) (Update as of 6:29pm...forward progress stopped. Some units will stay on scene for mop up and to make sure it stays out. Prevention has also been called.) Great Job Firefighters!!! A fire at that elevation and fuel load is always a scary thing...


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Traffic Update....Vehicle Collision Blocking Roadway On Hwy 26

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 01:24 PM
West Point, CA...CHP is reporting a motorcycle down incident on Hwy 26 and Woodhouse Mine Road. They are indicating that lanes are being affected. Please use caution in the area...

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Traffic Update...Overturned Truck On Hwy 88

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 01:16 PM
Pioneer, CA...CHP is reporting an overturned big rig on Hwy 88 near Columbia Dr. Lanes are blocked and please use caution and expect delays in the area....

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Fuel Your Summer Fun At Calaveras Lumber With $14.99 Propane Exchange Tanks

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 01:01 PM
Angels Camp, CA...It is summer and grilling, camping & all your outdoor activities are in high gear. Calaveras Lumber in Angels Camp now has one of the lowest prices anywhere on propane exchange tanks. Simple, fast, safe & efficient. Stop by their home improvement store in Angels Camp and they will have you fueled up and ready to go in minutes. Of course while you are there yo might be tempted to pick up a few more things as well.

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Ebbetts Pass Lumber Now Hiring For Full Time Truck Driver Position

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 01:00 PM
Arnold, CA...Ebbetts Pass Lumber Co. in Arnold seeks a full time truck / forklift driver for deliveries, loading, and customer service. Class A license preferred. Great benefits. Apply at Ebbetts Pass Lumber or Arnold Ace Hardware. Call 209-795-1331 for more info.

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Calaveras Board of Supervisor Back In Action Today

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2016 07:35 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors is back in action starting at 9am today. Some of the agenda items are: Receive a Report from the Board Chair, Department Heads, CalOES and FEMA Update on Butte Fire Recovery. Approve Changes to Position Control List for positions related to the Medical Cannabis Cultivation Registration Program. Authorize the Board Chair to execute a Professional Services Agreement between Calaveras County and Phillips & Jordan, Inc., for Hazardous Tree Removal Services due to the Butte Fire Incident for an amount not to exceed $9,775,053.39 and a term ending August 31, 2017.

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The First Annual Evan Walker Memorial Run

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 08:08 PM
Tuttletown, CA...The First Annual Evan Walker Memorial Run

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Get Your Tickets To The Annual Rotary Shrimp & Pasta Feed

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 06:58 PM
Murphys, CA...Please join us at our annual fundraiser for delicious food (catered by Murphys Historic Hotel) and drink, dance to live music by Plan B, win amazing prizes! Tickets are $40 per person. Purchase tickets online at: squareup.com/market/angelsmurphysrotary or call (209) 743-9176

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Fire Update...2-3 Acre Vegetation Fire In Mokelumne Hill Area

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 01:37 PM
Mokelumne Hill, CA....Firefighters on ground and air are working a 2-3 acre vegetation fire west of Hwy 49 in the Mokelumne Hill area. The fire has a potential to be a 10-15 acre fire. Please use caution in the area...(Update as of 1:59pm...forward progress stopped at 5 acres and some resources being released.)




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Residents Interrupt San Jose Man As He Burgled Murphys Home

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 01:28 PM
Murphys, CA...On 7-22-16, Calaveras County Deputies received a report of a burglary in progress on the 1800 block of French Gulch Road, in Murphys. The burglary was interrupted by the homeowner and the suspect fled on foot. While deputies were responding to the area, Sheriff’s Dispatch Center received numerous calls from citizens giving updates on the suspect’s location. Citizens were able to detain the suspect until deputies arrived on scene. The suspect was identified as Joseph Michael Morgali (26 years old) from San Jose.

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BUI Arrest & Fleeing Scene Of Accident Arrest For Copperopolis Man

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 01:17 PM
Copperopolis, CA...On 7-24-16 at about 1645 hours, Calaveras County Marine Division responded to Lake Tulloch for a vessel accident with major injuries. The accident occurred when a boat was pulling a water tube with two female’s riders when another boat struck the tube carrying the victims. The driver of the boat left the immediate area. The driver was later identified as Dean Payne (55 years old), from Copperopolis.

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Traffic Update....Vehicle Off Roadway & Overturned On Defender Grade

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 01:09 PM
Pioneer, CA...CHP is reporting a vehicle off the roadway and overturned near Red Dorral Road and Defender Grade. The passenger was able to crawl out of vehicle but driver is still in overturned vehicle. Please use caution in the area...

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Calaveras County Public Health Issues Heat Advisory To Residents

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 12:56 PM
San Andreas, CA...Calaveras County Public Health Services has issued a heat advisory for the County. We urge the public to act now to prevent heat-related illness. Temperatures of 100 degrees or more are expected over the next several days. Dr. Kelaita, County Health Officer, stated, “Taking action now can prevent the possibility of heat-related illness. Some health conditions such as obesity, fever, dehydration, heart disease, poor circulation, sunburn and drug/alcohol use can make it harder for the body to say cool in hot weather.”

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Fire Update....Structure Fire In Cedar Ridge

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 10:52 AM
Cedar Ridge, CA..Firefighters are on scene of a structure fire with spread to vegetation in the Cedar Ridge area. Lets hope they get this one knocked down quickly. Please use caution in the area.... (Update as of 11:09am...great work everyone. With ground units and 404 overhead is sounds like they will be able to keep this one from spreading

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Traffic Update...Minor Injury Overturned Vehicle Collision In Clearing Stages In San Andreas

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 10:15 AM
San Andreas, CA...CHP is reporting an overturned vehicle collision on Mountain Ranch Road near Gold Hunter Road. Luckily it is only a minor injury collision. The involved were taken to Mark Twain Medical Center. Please use caution in the area...

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Is 70 The New 65? Why Americans Are Working Longer ~ From Brian Tewksbury

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 09:47 AM
Murphys, CA...As an Independent Financial Advisor with Quest Capital Strategies, Inc., Brian enjoys helping people with their investment needs. Anticipating the effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Brian gained certification through Covered California Healthcare Exchange and manages this segment of business through HealthMarkets, Inc.

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It's A Triple Digit Week! Time To Head For The Hills

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 09:12 AM
Arnold, CA...Well it looks like a fire danger and triple digit week at lower elevations. Nature's air conditioner can drops temps up to 25 degrees in the high country. Today: Sunny. Highs 72 to 87 higher elevations...85 to 95 lower elevations. Prevailing east winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Tonight: Clear. Lows 49 to 64 higher elevations...62 to 72 lower elevations. Prevailing west winds up to 10 mph shifting to the east after midnight. Tuesday: Sunny...wmer. Highs 75 to 90 higher elevations... 89 to 97 lower elevations. Prevailing east winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.

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Verizon To Acquire Yahoo's Operating Business For $4.83 Billion

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2016 07:49 AM
Sunnyvale, CA...Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) and Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) today announce they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Verizon will acquire Yahoo's operating business for approximately $4.83 billion in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments. Yahoo informs, connects and entertains a global audience of more than 1 billion monthly active users** -- including 600 million monthly active mobile users*** through its search, communications and digital content products. Yahoo also connects advertisers with target audiences through a streamlined advertising technology stack that combines the power of their data, content and technology.

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Watch a Movie This Week at the Best Theatre in the Mother Lode...Angels Six Theatres!

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2016 06:04 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Angels 6 Theatres in historic Angels Camp is the best place to see a movie in the Mother Lode. Click Below for full schedule.



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Market At The Square Is Every Sunday From 10 - 3!! Now Accepting WIC

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2016 09:18 AM
Copperopolis, CA...Hope to see you at Sunday's Market at The Square! Cipponeri Family Farms will be here with Yellow Peaches and much more! Raw Honeys, Shaved ice, Hummus, Rosa's Bakery, Joans Cookies, Mustards, Seasonings, Kettle Korn, Handmade Soaps, jewelry Food and Craft Vendors and more! 10-3pm! We also offer some lovely Boutique shopping, Dining, Coffees, Wine tasting, massage, olive oils and ice cream at The Square!! 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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David Lindley Tonight At Twisted Oak

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 06:02 PM
Vallecito, CA...Multi-instrumentalist David Lindley performs music that redefines the word "eclectic." Lindley, well known for his many years as the featured accompanist with Jackson Browne, and leader of his own band El Rayo-X, has long championed the concept of world music. The David Lindley electro-acoustic performance effortlessly combines American folk, blues, and bluegrass traditions with elements from African, Arabic, Asian, Celtic, Malagasy, and Turkish musical sources. Lindley incorporates an incredible array of stringed instruments including but not limited to Kona and Weissenborn Hawaiian lap steel guitar, Turkish saz and chumbus, Middle Eastern oud, and Irish bouzouki. The eye-poppingly clad "Mr. Dave's" uncanny vocal mimicry and demented sense of humor make his onstage banter a highlight of the show.

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Traffic Update....Three Vehicle Collision On Hwy 108

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 05:50 PM
Cold Springs, CA....The Hwy 108 high country has been busy this afternoon. There is another incident with this one being a three vehicle collision with one of them initially on fire. Please use caution in the area...

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Another Great Show At Brice Station Tonight At Patrice Pike Rocks The Hilltop!

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 05:49 PM
Murphys, CA...Another Great Show At Brice Station Tonight At Patrice Pike Rocks The Hilltop!

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Reminder It Is Grover Tonight At Ceder Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 05:26 PM
Arnold, CA...Reminder It Is Grover Tonight At Ceder Center

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Traffic & Fire Update...Vehicle Fire & Possible Drunk Driving Incident On Hwy 108

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 12:16 PM
Pinecrest, CA...CHP is reporting a vehicle fire and possible DUI incident on Hwy 108 near Old Mono Way. There has been some spread to vegetation and firefighters are working the incident. Please use caution in the area...

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Traffic Update...Possible Injury Collision In Arnold

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 11:02 AM
Arnold, CA...CHP is reporting a possible injury collision on Hwy 4 near Oak in Arnold. Please use caution in the area...

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Tribute To Journey Tonight At The Bear Valley Music Festival

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 09:55 AM
Bear Valley, CA...This unique blend of incredibly talented San Francisco Bay Area musicians brings the highest level of musicianship to the audience while showing a true respect for the music of Journey. They came together with the goal of bringing all of Journey’s music to the hundreds of thousands of Journey fans across the country. Frequently joined on stage by past members of Journey, Evolution has been breaking attendance records throughout California, Nevada and Washington.

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Traffic Update....Possible Injury Collision & Potential Jumper Off Jacksonville Bridge

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 09:49 AM
Valley Springs, CA...CHP is reporting a couple of incidents at this time. In the Valley Springs area there is a collision near Hwy 26 and Garner Place. In Tuolumne County there are reports of a potential Jumper on the Jacksonville Bridge. Drove over that bridge yesterday. Waay too high for fun but not quite high enough to be certain of a different outcome. Probable outcome would be a much worse life of sipping meals through a straw...

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New Saturday Bus Service Launches Today!! Hop aboard the Saturday Hopper!

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/23/2016 09:36 AM
Murphys, CA...Calaveras County residents are invited to the opening of a new Saturday bus service at the inaugural Saturday Hopper ride on Saturday, July 23. The bus route will offer residents and visitors a worry free way to appreciate the various attractions and destinations from Valley Springs to Murphys. Opening festivities include ribbon cutting ceremonies at each stop on the first run of the day, including the 11:23 am stop at the Visitor Center in Angels Camp with Mayor Wes Kulm. Riders are encouraged to join in the celebration.

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Week Three of "This Week With The One Percent"

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/22/2016 09:18 AM
Arnold, CA...Welcome back and thank you for watching another week of "This Week With The One Percent" In this week's show our sites head up the hill to Bear Valley, First up in our conversations was with Bear Valley Music Festival's executive director Eman Isadiar who has been getting rave reviews during his tenure as director. They have another great round of concerts and provide even more reasons to visit our local high country as the thermometers head back into triple digits and lower levels. We also had the pleasure to spend a few minutes with Paul Peterson of Bear Valley Cross Country and Adventure Company. Paul & His Wife Dianne have been an integral part of the Bear Valley story for over 40 years. This year they have expanded their Kayak & on the water fleet and as always they are your high country destination for all your cycling, gear & even the essentials of snacks for you and fuel for your tanks.



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Created on 02/22/2006 11:32 PM by thepinetree
Updated on 11/15/2012 04:26 AM by thepinetree
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Past 50 Local News
  1. Great Work By Local Law Enforcement!! ~ By Leanne Weatherman Smith
  2. Local Smiles, Service & Savings From Sonora Ford
  3. Bear Valley Music Festival Opens Tonight With The T Sisters!!
  4. Traffic Update...Vehicle vs Motorcycle On Hwy 108
  5. Traffic Update....Buick vs Pole Near Climax & Hwy 88
  6. Fire Update....Baker Vegetation Fire In Copperopolis (Update...60 Acres, Forward Progress Stopped, 40% Contained & Releasing Some Resources....)
  7. Traffic Update....Vehicle Collision Near Hartvickson & Brooks
  8. Local Smiles, Service & Savings From Sonora Ford!
  9. “Mary Poppins” Soars With Youth Actors In Angels Camp
  10. Every Thursday Is Super Sale Thursday At CHS Thrift In Arnold
  11. Muphys 9 Golf Course, Great Golf, Great Setting & Great Value! Rounds Starting At Per Round
  12. Fuel Your Summer Fun At Calaveras Lumber With .99 Propane Exchange Tanks
  13. Great Savings From Your Local Neighborhood Meadowmont & Groveland Pharmacies
  14. The Big Summer Sale At The Clothes Mine In San Andreas
  15. New Melones Lake Marina Say "A Day At The Lake Restores The Soul"
  16. The 2016 Bear Valley Music Festival Runs From July 22 - August 7th! Get Your Tickets Now!
  17. Is The Time Finally Right To Build Your Dream Home? Cedar Ridge Has Your Lots Ready! Video Interview With Jon Ellis (Updated Plot Map...Get Your Lot Before They Are Gone!)
  18. Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Moving
  19. Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad Through July 26
  20. Traffic Update....Vehicle Rolled Multiple Times Near Hwy 26 & Silver Rapids
  21. Traffic Update....Vehicle Stuck In Tree Near Tulloch Dam Road & Hwy 108
  22. Music In The Parks Tonight In Mountain Ranch
  23. The Arnold Classic Car Show Just Keeps Getting Better & Better
  24. Big Trees Market Weekly Specials Through July 26th
  25. Grab Your Tickets Now For The Big Red Dirt & Gold Dust Festival On August 6th!
  26. Fox Fun Or While You Are Away The Foxes Will Play ~ Sierra Sentry
  27. CCWD Launches New Payment System
  28. Traffic Update....Injury Collision In Sonora Pass High Country
  29. Inmate Walk-Away From Baseline Conservation Camp Back In Custody
  30. CHP San Andreas Hosts Teen Driving Classes July 25th & 26th
  31. Cool Tops for Summer at The Clothes Mine in Angels Camp!
  32. Minor Injuries To Mountain Ranch Man & Lodi Woman As Toyota Overturns On Hwy 4
  33. Off Highway Excursion Injures Nevada Residents
  34. Traffic Update....Chevy Trailblazer Rolls Off Hwy 4 In Non-Injury Collision
  35. Porsche Vs Rocks Porsche Loses & SF Man Faces DUI Charges
  36. Injuries Sustained In Camanche Parkway South Collision
  37. Cash's Up To More Financial Shenanigans, Arrested On Counterfeiting, Burglary & More
  38. Don't Miss Egypt Vacation Bible School Starting Tonight In San Andreas
  39. Murphys Homecoming Ran, Gamed, Danced, Duck Raced, Jail & Bailed & Bocced To Success
  40. President Obama Comments On Attacks On Police Officers In Baton Rouge
  41. Traffic Update...Minor Injury Collision On Murphys Grade Last Night
  42. William Douglas Davis Sr. 1953 - 2016
  43. Three Police Officers Dead, Three Injured in Baton Rouge
  44. A New Shipment Of Emotion Kayaks Just Arrived At S.N.A.C
  45. Search Continues For Twain Harte Man
  46. Tree mortality update from Supervisor Michael Oliveira
  47. Market At The Square With Keno Rojas & Much More!!
  48. Traffic Update...Motorcycle Down On Hwy 108 West of Strawberry
  49. Heretofore Classified 9/11 Documents Release Brings Back Memories Of Marshall Case
  50. “This Week With The One Percent” On Ironstone, The Death Ride & Red Dirt & Gold Dust

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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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