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Hey Good People!! A Bluebird Day Today & Fresh Pow For Tomorrow!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/26/2017 01:05 PM
Bear Valley, CA...Hey Good People! As Sunday unfolds snow shower activity is expected although more later than earlier today. A high of 29F is expected with East winds from 6-15mph with possible gusts to 23mph. Tonight as the next wave of snow arrives we could pick up 3-5" of new snow and with an expected low of 19F skiing /riding should be excellent. Continued snow is expected for Monday with 1-3" expected as snowfall elevations for this system will be in the 2000-3500' range.. Tuesday will round out the snowfall for this system with snow showers and then high pressure returns and Wednesday into the weekend looks like beautiful sunny days. of Come up to Bear Valley and experience our local "Pure Mtn Fun" ethos and stay tuned..........



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William "Bill" Paxton, May 17, 1955 – February 25, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/26/2017 12:14 PM
Los Angeles, CA...William "Bill" Paxton (May 17, 1955 – February 25, 2017) was an American actor and director. The films in which he appeared include The Terminator, Weird Science, Aliens, Predator 2, True Lies, Apollo 13, Twister, and Titanic. Paxton also starred in the HBO series Big Love (2006–2011) and was nominated for an Emmy Award for the miniseries Hatfields & McCoys.

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In This Week's Address President Trump Talks About Black History Month

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/26/2017 11:04 AM
Washington, DC..."My fellow Americans, as Black History Month 2017 comes to a close, I am very grateful for the many wonderful opportunities to honor African-American heroes, faith leaders, entrepreneurs, and the many others who changed the course of our nation. We are blessed by the lives and examples of those who have made this nation a beacon of freedom, talent, and unbreakable American spirit.


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Traffic Update....Injury Collision Just West Of Big Trees State Park

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/26/2017 08:30 AM
Arnold, CA....A mediflight had to be called for an injury collision on Hwy 4 west of Big Trees State Park. Please be careful out there. It may be clear but icy conditions can be even more treacherous on clear, cold mornings.

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Make Plans For Trips Of A Lifetime From Above & Beyond Travel

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/25/2017 12:22 PM
Arnold, CA...Don't forget the African Safari November 30-Dec 10, 2017 - only two cabins left. We are taking reservations for a trip of a life time to Capetown & Safari (with up to 6 game drives) in South Africa! Prices start at $4,895 per person (dbl) with air from JFK. $300 additional from SFO. * We are setting up a wine club river cruise in France for 2018 with Lavender Ridge. Details to come. Stay tuned!!! * We've got Alaska cruise groups booked...and so much more! * We've also got another African adventure specifically featuring...well, the magic of Africa, in MID November 2017 - Stay tuned as this is another special adventure! Are you packed yet?


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Highway Closure At James E. Roberts Bridge In Tuolumne County

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/25/2017 11:18 AM
Tuolumne County, CA...The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close eastbound and westbound State Route 120 at the James E. Roberts Bridge in Tuolumne County for bridge work.

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Traffic Control On SR 120 From Ferretti Road To South Fork Tuolumne River Bridge

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/25/2017 11:10 AM
Tuolumne County, CA...The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 120 from Ferretti Road to the South Fork Tuolumne Bridge for various activities.

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Highway Closure From Higdon Road To North Fork Mokelumne Bridge

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/25/2017 10:48 AM
Calaveras County, CA...The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has closed eastbound and westbound State Route 26 (SR-26) from Higdon Road to the North Fork Mokelumne River Bridge, just west of West Point, for road repairs due to storm damage.

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Delays On SR 26 From Gill Haven Drive To Alabama Hill

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/25/2017 10:35 AM
Calaveras County, CA... The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 26 (SR-26) from Gill Haven Drive to east of Alabama Hill for slope repair and clearing.

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Traffic Control On SR 4 From Batten Road To Meko Drive

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/25/2017 10:25 AM
Calaveras County, CA... The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 4 from Batten Road in Vallecito to Meko Drive in Camp Connell for tree work.

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Residential or Income Property in Arnold • $395,000 From Bob Doten, Barry Ward Realty

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/25/2017 09:29 AM
Arnold, CA...A unique opportunity for a close-in home. Now a full-time residence with vacation rental and retail store revenue, this 3-story triplex abounds with income possibilities. The owners live in a fabulously-designed 1 BR unit with a loft and contemporary appointments. There is also a retail store and a complete dual master suite unit that serves as a vacation rental, racking up over 225 rental nights a year. The top floor is an unfinished artist studio or apartment ready for your personal touch. 830 Highway 4 in Arnold between Giant Burger & Sarafina’s • MLS #1700194







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The Big Negative Reduction Sale At Timeless Home Gallery

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/23/2017 12:07 AM
Arnold, CA...Timeless Home Gallery takes pride in offering creative solutions to home décor through an array of products designed and manufactured by local artists and craftsmen. This business paradigm supports Arnold's local creative community. It is a unique way for the consumer to connect with local artisans. Producing timeless, functional and Artful home décor is our passion.

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California’s Educators & State Law Support Transgender Students Despite New Federal Actions

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 05:53 PM
Burlingame, CA...CTA President Eric Heins issued the following statement concerning new actions by the Trump administration revoking the Obama administration’s May 2016 guidelines that protected the rights of transgender students by allowing them access to the restrooms and locker rooms consistent with their gender identity – rights they still have under California law:

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Oregon Predator Arrested After Sonora Police Launch Investigation

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 05:37 PM
Tigard, OR...48-year-old David E. Otto of Tigard Oregon was arrested on felony charges originating from an investigation initiated by the Sonora Police Department.

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Blagen Road Repairs Moved Up To February 28th Supervisors Meeting ~ From Supervisor Michael C. Oliveira

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/24/2017 04:58 PM
Arnold, CA...A quick Message about White Pines Park and Blagen Road from Supervisor Michael Oliveira: By now, it’s common knowledge that we have a serious issue with the storm damage in Calaveras County and on Blagen Road in White Pines. Blagen Road is one area that has been impacted by damage as many other areas in Calaveras County. On Tuesday, February 28th, at the Board of Supervisors meeting, a Disaster Response Program will be presented by Public Works Director Jeff Crovitz. During the discussion of this item, the Blagen Road issue will be reviewed. I have extended an email invitation to CCWD General Manager David Eggerston and District 3 Representative Bertha Underhill to attend to provide input for a solution to the problem.

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Motherlode Symphony Makes American Composers Great Again

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 03:53 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Calaveras County Arts Council is proud to present the Orchestra of the Mother Lode Friends of Music, with Ryan Murray as conductor at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 5, 2017. The Chamber Orchestra will perform a concert of music by American composers: Adagio for Strings by Samuel Barber; “Appalachian Spring” by Aaron Copland; Suite for Strings by Arthur Foote; Piano Trio (2nd movement) by Charles Ives; “Quiet City” for English horn, trumpet and strings and “Hoedown for Strings” by Aaron Copland.

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Railtown 1897 Resumes Excursion Train Ride Season With FREE Rides & Special Festivities Opening Weekend

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 03:47 PM
Jamestown, CA...To celebrate the opening of the excursion train ride season on April 1-2, 2017, Railtown 1897 State Historic Park is offering FREE train rides behind their 1952 Baldwin Whitcomb No.1265 historic diesel locomotive all weekend long. With departures at 10:30 a.m., noon, 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m., weekend train ride guests enjoy a memorable six-mile, 45-minute round trip ride along the rails of the famous “Movie Railroad.”

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Red Cross Urges People To Stay Informed About Developing Weather Conditions

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 03:41 PM
Sacramento, CA...The Red Cross shelter at Los Molinos High School in Los Molinos, CA (Tehama County) closed at 5:00 pm Thursday, February 23, 2017. While open the shelter served as a temporary home for 47 evacuees providing comfort and care along with 131 meals and 220 snacks.

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Friends Of Rail Road Flat School Thanks Nile Farms Cooperative

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 02:08 PM
Rail Road Flat, CA...ends of Rail Road Flat School (FORRFS) thanks Nile Farms Cooperative for their recent $3,000 donation. The services of FORRFS are vast. Without donations such as this FORRFS could not maintain their average yearly operating budget of $20,000.00. FORRFS operates solely on donations, grants, and fundraising under the auspices of Blue Mountain Community Renewal Council. A spokesperson says she’s grateful that NFC ”sees the value in sustaining our group and helping us continue providing services to the students and community. “

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Black Oak Casino Resort Hosts Live Music Every Weekend In March

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 01:40 PM
Tuolumne, CA...Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the month, Willow Creek Lounge at Black Oak Casino Resort will continue to host live entertainment. Renowned tributes The Beatles and The Rolling Stones as well as numerous party bands are among those hitting the stage in March.

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Need Help With Storm Damage Cleanup?

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/24/2017 01:35 PM
Arnold, CA...Need Help With Storm Damage Cleanup? Call 209.795.5686

Hey Good People!!! The "Pure Mountain Fun" Just Keeps Falling!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/24/2017 12:40 PM
Bear Valley, CA....Hey Good People! 58" in the last week and well riding is exceptional with the continued cold temps on the backside of the recent storm system. Continued upper level low pressure will be in effect through the weekend and into Tuesday so expect snow showers to continue until that time. Today the high comes in around 25F with mostly sunny skies and East winds from 5-10mph. The second pulse of this low pressure system will arrive Sunday and drop snow levels down to a possible 1-2000' and 2-4" is expected for that system with snow ratios of 15:1 which equals super light density snowfall and we all know what that means.......Someone's been talking to Ullr............ Come up to Bear Valley and experience our local "Pure Mtn Fun" ethos and stay tuned..........



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Stampede Into The Frogtown Arena

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 12:31 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Calaveras County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee is set to hold two new Stampede events during the 2017 fair. In addition to the events held last year, Three Man Cattle Penning has returned along with Ranch Roping. Those interested in participating must be residents of Calaveras, Amador, Tuolumne, or Alpine county. Out of area riders may participate if their team is made up of 50 percent Calaveras residents or producers.

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Arnold SIR Branch 152 Luncheon Meeting ~ Tuesday, March 21st

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 12:24 PM
Arnold, CA...ARNOLD SIR (Sons in Retirement), Branch 152, will hold its Monthly Luncheon Meeting on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 11:00 am, at the Blue Lake Springs Homeowners Association, Snowflake Lodge, 2255 Blue Lake Springs Dr.

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Calaveras County Board Of Supervisors Summary Public Notice

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 12:04 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors introduced an ordinance amending and replacing current Code Chapter 8.06. The purpose and intent of this chapter is to protect the health, safety, and quality of life of the residents of Calaveras County via the prevention and timely eradication of public nuisances. This helps to ensure that all premises are maintained in a manner that protects the public health and safety while complying with all applicable laws.

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Public Notice Of California Building Standards Code

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 11:48 AM
San Andreas, CA...The California Building Standards Commission (CBSC) is authorized by the California Building Standards Law (Health & Safety Code 18901 et seq.) to administer the processes related to the adoption, approval, publication and implementation of California Building Codes which are codified in Title 24 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR), also referred to as the California Building Standards Code. The State of California uses a three year adoption cycle to update Title 24. On July 1, 2016, the CBSC adopted the 2016 California Building Standards Code. As provided in Health and Safety Code 18938.5 the 2016 California Building Standards Code becomes effective statewide on January 1, 2017 and will be applicable to all jurisdictions in the state even if not formally adopted.

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Notice Of Adopted Ordinance Number 2579

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 11:31 AM
San Andreas, CA...Notice is hereby given that at its regularly scheduled meeting on February 14, 2017, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted Ordinance No. 2579 amending the Calaveras County Ordinance Code adding Chapter 9 of Title15 relating to Subsection 4290 of the California Resources Code “State Responsibility Areas” of Calaveras County.

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Notice Of Adopted Ordinance Number 2580

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 11:13 AM
San Andreas,CA...Notice is hereby given that at its regularly scheduled meeting on February 14, 2017, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted Ordinance No. 2580 amending the Calaveras County Ordinance Code adding Chapter 10 of Title 15 relating to Subsections 4291-4299 of the California Resources Code “Defensible Space Requirements” of Calaveras County.

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Notice Of Adopted Ordinance Number 2608

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 10:57 AM
San Andreas, CA...Notice is hereby given that at its regularly scheduled meeting on February 14, 2017, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted Ordinance No. 2608 amending the Calaveras County Ordinance Code adding Chapter 11 of Title 15 relating to an expedited permitting process to assure the effective deployment of electric vehicle charging stations in Calaveras County.

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Copper Fire Protection District Receives New Ambulance

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 10:52 AM
Copperopolis, CA...On February 4th, the Copperopolis Fire Protection District was delivered a new ambulance. The unit significantly enhances the teams ability to provide Advance Life Support and Rescue for the Copperopolis Community.

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Local Resident Challenges Measure B Authors Bill McManus & David Tunno For “Misleading” Voters

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 10:15 AM
Calaveras County, CA...Local resident and former candidate for County Supervisor Bob Bowerman filed a petition for a Writ of Mandate in Calaveras County Superior Court on Thursday alleging eight “false and misleading” statements in the ballot arguments in favor of Measure B, a ban on medical and commercial cannabis cultivation in Calaveras County.

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Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs For February 22nd

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/24/2017 09:59 AM
Sonora, CA... Tuolumne County Sheriff's logs for February 22nd are enclosed:

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Traffic Update...Icy Conditions & Vehicles Slippin & Sliding On Jamestown Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/24/2017 08:02 AM
Sonora, CA...CHP is reporting hazardous conditions on Jamestown Road near Johnny. Vehicles sliding all over roadway and one spinout. Let's be careful out there....

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Traffic Update....Icy Roads Lead To Overturned Vehicle On Hwy 4

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/24/2017 07:46 AM
Copperopolis, CA....Crews are on scene of an overturned vehicle collision on Hwy 4 near Hunt Road. A sand truck has been requested from Caltrans to make a pass through the area. Let's be careful out there...

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Get Your 2017 Greenhorn Creek Player's Card!

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/23/2017 11:35 AM
Angels Camp, CA...On sale NOW, for a limited time only - the 2017 Greenhorn Creek Player's Card. Golf, range tokens, discounts and special benefits, good all year round, all for $150. The savings can't be beat, but the card will only be available until March 31, 2017. Visit the Pro Shop today and get yours now!

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Junior Miss Calaveras Candidate Fundraiser Is February 24th!! Don't Miss It!

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/22/2017 05:40 PM
Vallecito, CA...Junior Miss Calaveras Candidate Fundraiser Is February 24th!! Don't Miss It!

Luxury Living on the Top of a Mountain • $1,190,000

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/21/2017 10:00 AM
Murphys, CA...Who needs a stairway to Heaven when you can drive there in two hours? That’s how close this fabulous custom home is to the Bay Area. Built by the contractor-owner, every functional feature is designed with the best available products and materials. Perched at the top of Darby Knob Mountain, you can ski in the morning and play golf in the afternoon. Don’t buy a million dollar house unless you get a million dollar view! CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO
5647 WyldeRidge Drive above The Red Apple in Murphys • MLS #ML81629691






SNAC Is Your Winter Headquarters For Downhill Rentals, Gear & More

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/10/2017 12:29 PM
Arnold, Murphys & Sonora, CA...Ever since we opened our first store in Downtown Sonora, our goal has been the same. To provide our customers with high quality, innovative outdoor products, priced so you can spend more time using your gear than paying for it. At SNAC, you’ll find affordable clothing and gear to outfit yourself for every outdoor adventure! Recreational kayaking, stand-up paddling (SUP) canoeing, backpacking, camping, climbing … in the winter, layer up for snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, and more.

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Arnold Library Celebrating 50 Years In May

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/23/2017 06:03 PM
Arnold, CA...The Arnold Branch Library will commemorate 50 years in Arnold with a week-long celebration May 23-28, 2017. Our festivities will include Patron Appreciation Day, Children's Day, Story Time with a firefighter and a visit to the Ebbetts Pass Fire Station #1, an author panel and book signing (Robin Burcell, Catriona McPherson, Allison Brennan, Eileen Rendahl, and Cindy Sample -- all award-winning Northern California Mystery writers), a visit from the State Librarian, Greg Lucas, a VIP Reception and the week ends with our annual Giant Book Sale. We will be keeping you informed with posters, newspaper and radio press releases and more. This is a big deal for our little library and our rural community. PLEASE PLAN TO CELEBRATE WITH US!

Public Notice For First 5 Calaveras Commission Meeting

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 05:56 PM
San Andreas,CA...First 5 Calaveras Commission Meeting Friday, March 3, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00 AM, 373 W. St. Charles Street, San Andreas. A Public Hearing will be held for the review and acceptance of the 2017-22 First 5 Calaveras Strategic Plan.

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Start Smart Safety Class

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 04:38 PM
Sonora,CA...California Highway Patrol is offering a free teen driver safety class for current and prospective teenage drivers and their parents or guardians.



Event occurs on 03/23/2017 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM.

Age Well, Drive Smart Workshop

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 04:29 PM
Sonora, CA...Free workshop presented by the California Highway Patrol. Tips on how to keep driving longer and safer, tune up your driving skills and knowledge of rules of the road.




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CCOG Regular Meeting & The OWP Planning, Programming & Monitoring Expenditure Plan

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 04:19 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Council of Governments is holding a regular meeting on Wednesday March 1st at 5:30 p.m. On the agenda is the Resolution No. FY17-18 Approving the FY 2017/18 Draft Overall Work Program (OWP) and Planning,
Programming and Monitoring Expenditure Plan.

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Forest Service Partners With CHIPS For Job Training

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 04:10 PM
South Lake Tahoe, CA... On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) entered into a partnership agreement with Calaveras Healthy Impact Product Solutions (CHIPS) to serve as a job training site with multiple opportunities for restoration activities on National Forest land within the Lake Tahoe Basin.


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Roadway Slipout Impacts U.S. Highway 50

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 02:32 PM
Pollock Pines, CA... U.S. Highway 50 in El Dorado County has eastbound and westbound traffic lanes reduced to one lane in each direction after a roadway slipout near Bridal Veil Falls. In this Caltrans News Flash, see the extent of the damage to the highway and find out what immediate steps Caltrans is taking to tackle the issue.




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25th Annual Murphys Irish Day ~ Saturday, March 18th

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 02:21 PM
Murphys, CA...The 25th Annual edition of Murphys Irish Day, an event that always attracts thousands of people from throughout northern California, will be presented by the Murphys Business Association on Saturday March 18. The celebration pays tribute to the town’s Celtic heritage and is always held on the third Saturday in March in honor of the patron saint of Ireland.

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Temporary Closure Of Linda Drive In Blue Lake Springs

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 02:11 PM
Arnold, CA...Effective immediately, Linda Drive is closed from Moran Road to Blue Lake Springs Drive for emergency road repair. The road will be closed from February 23 and is expected to reopen on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

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Senator Gaines Announces Bipartisan Board Of Equalization Support Of Taxpayer Protection Bill

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 02:03 PM
Sacramento, CA...Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today announced the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) has voted unanimously to support his Senate Bill 11, a measure that would immediately and proactively waive penalties and interest for taxpayers when a BOE system failure prevents them from making tax payments on time.


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A Special Musical Evening With The Youngest At The Refuge

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 01:56 PM
Jamestown, CA...The Refuge in Jamestown is having a new band play on February 28th.The Youngest frontman, Andrew Taetz, and Austin-based Jackie Myers, featuring a set of originals by Jackie. We hope you can join us for this very special acoustic evening!


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Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs For February 21st

Posted by: News_Desk on 02/23/2017 01:48 PM
Sonora, CA... Tuolumne County Sheriff's logs for February 21st are enclosed:

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Past 50 Local News
  1. Ride & Walk4Art ~ March 19th
  2. Sonora Regional Medical Center Is Expanding Cardiac Services With Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators
  3. NRCS Announces New District Conservationist In Jackson
  4. Community Shows Their Local Hospice The Love
  5. Hunter Safety Class
  6. Ash Wednesday Worship Service
  7. Press Release Work Shop With Mike Taylor ~ March 28th, 2017
  8. What’s Happening In Murphys This Week ~ February 22nd Through March 1st
  9. Giant Burger Is Now Hiring!! Apply Today
  10. Now Taking 2017 Leadership Calaveras Applications!
  11. Country Nights & Carnival Lights In Living Color...
  12. Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs Through February 20th
  13. Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs Through February 22nd
  14. Calaveras County Republican Party Meetings ~ First Wednesday Of Every Month
  15. Inebriate Takes On Barbed Wire Fence
  16. Margaret Benfante 1947~2017
  17. Damage To Blagen Road Culvert May Impede White Pines Park Summer Operations
  18. Visit an office and File Free At H&R Block! It's That EZ!
  19. Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad Through February 28! Shop Local * Buy Local * Go Local!
  20. Stop For Altered Registration Tags Leads To Multiple Arrests
  21. Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through February 28th
  22. MTMC: ‘Friends and Neighbors Taking Care of Friends and Neighbors’
  23. In Honor Of His Birthday! President George Washington's Farewell Address (1796)
  24. The Business Cycle & Your Portfolio From BluePrint Investments
  25. Teen Driving Class In Sonora Tonight
  26. Parrotts Ferry Road Closed In Columbia Area
  27. The Don Pedro Spillway In Operation
  28. Mark Twain Medical Center & Soroptimists Kick Off American Heart Month With Free Cholesterol Tests
  29. Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Rolling!
  30. Enter To Win Rocky the Big Stuffed Dog At Frogtown
  31. Precision Coachwork Can Turn Your Upholstery Nightmares into Dreams Come True! 209.559.9585
  32. Traffic Update....Power Lines In Roadway On Pela
  33. Weekend Storm Activity Impacts Calaveras County Roads
  34. Traffic Update...Non-Injury Overturned Pickup Near Twain Harte & Flooding On Hwy 49 & Parrotts Ferry
  35. Hey Good People!!! Another 42 Inches Of "Pure Mountain Fun" So Far From This Storm
  36. It's Your Money ~ Get It! Open To All Amador, Calaveras & Tuolumne Residents
  37. Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs For February 20th
  38. Traffic Update....Collision On Hwy 12 Near Double Springs
  39. Road Conditions Update For 4, 12, 26, 49, 59, 88, 108 & 120
  40. Traffic Update...Tree Down Across Lanes Of Hwy 12 Near Central Hill
  41. Heavy Rain & Snow Ahead With 3 to 4 Feet Of Snow Forecast Above 5,000 Ft
  42. Highest Winds Yet Ahead In The Overnight Hours
  43. Pardee Dam ~ Mokelumne River View
  44. The Latest Collision, Road Hazards, Flooding & Closure List
  45. The Latest Weather Warnings, Winter Storm, Flash Flooding, Flooding & High Wind
  46. Water Swells Murphys Creek
  47. Traffic Update....Flooding On Hwy 49 Near Carson Hill & Other Hazards
  48. Traffic Update....Wooden Boat Part On Road & Part On A Fence & Other Hazards
  49. Traffic Update...Roadway Flooding Near Hwy 4 & Pool Station
  50. Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs For February 16th

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Blagen Road Bridge
Should The County Lease A Temporary Bridge So White Pines Park Can Fully Open For Summer?
Yes, The economic and public benefit greatly outweigh costs!
No, Visitors & residents can go elsewhere. Wait until we get reimbursed from federal disaster funds!



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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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