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Ebbetts & Sonora Passes to Close Ahead of Incoming Storm

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/19/2018 01:27 PM
Alpine & Tuolumne Counties...Caltrans District 10 tentatively plans to close Ebbetts Pass (State Route 4) at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, and Sonora Pass (State Route 108) at noon Wednesday, Nov. 21. Those times are subject to change, and could be impacted by the behavior of the weather. These are NOT the long-term, seasonal closures that Caltrans implements annually on our mountain passes.


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Tioga and Glacier Point Roads in Yosemite National Park will Close Beginning at 6:00 pm Tuesday, November 20, 2018 Due to Incoming Winter Weather

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/19/2018 12:51 PM
Yosemite, CA...The Tioga and Glacier Point Roads in Yosemite National Park will close to all vehicular traffic beginning at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 due to incoming winter weather. The road will reopen as weather and road conditions permit. This is not necessarily a seasonal closure. A series of winter storms are expected to pass through the Yosemite Area, beginning on Tuesday evening through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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Murphys Treasures, A Modern Shop with Vintage Charm

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/19/2018 10:45 AM
Murphys, CA...My name is Dori OBrien and it has always been my dream to open my own store. I have spent 30 years in the travel industry and 15 years in Title and Escrow. I was born and raised in San Francisco but I found my home when I visited Downtown Murphys and fell in love. I decided to take the plunge and move here in 2003. Ivan, my husband and I have been together for 27 years and we married in 2007. We both have a strong investment in this community - you may recognize him from his business, Murphys Electric.










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Mornings with the One Percent™ Live Weekdays 7-10am (New Stories Below)

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/19/2018 06:47 AM
Arnold, CA…Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!



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Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company Now In Arnold

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 12:57 PM
Arnold, CA...Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company's Chef James Liles has brought his successful San Francisco restaurant, Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company to Arnold, California. Featuring on-premises hand-smoked meats, southern style sides, breakfast biscuits, freshly baked breads and pastries, and multiple vegetarian options, this new Arnold restaurant has something to please everyone!




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"What To Do When I'm Gone" Author Visit November 19th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 12:36 PM
Arnold, CA..."What To Do When I'm Gone" Author Visit November 19th


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The Big Black Friday Sale is Going On Now at Arnold Ace Home Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 09:33 AM
Arnold, CA...The Big Black Friday Sale is Going On Now at Arnold Ace Home Center. Click an image below for full sized savings.







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Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 08:26 AM
Angels Camp & Murphys, CA...For the best Deli Sandwiches in Calaveras County, come on in and treat yourself to the tastiest and freshest 'made with love' deli sandwiches around. Angels Food Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7331 Or You may call your order into 209.736.4243 ext 14. Sierra Hills Market Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7115 Or You may call your order into 209.728.3402 ext 305. Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets have been part of the Calaveras community since 1935. High Quality, Great Customer Service and Great Hometown Prices. "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw Wishing you Good Times & Good Cheer. Sierra Hills Market 209-728-3402 Angels Food Market 209-736-4243 Shop Local * Buy Local * Go Local


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Click Above For Their Weekly Savings. Sierra Hills Market 209.728.3402, 117 Highway 4, Murphys. Lila and Sage Catering and Cakes 209.728.2604. Angels Food Market 209.736.4243. 396 North Main Street, Angels Camp. 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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A Stunning Estate, 744 Total Acres, 64 Vineyard Acres, Three Homes, State Water Rights & More! $3,500,000

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:38 PM
Esmeralda Valley, CA...This is the lifestyle! Turnkey Operation. The property at Chatom Vineyards consists of 11 parcels totaling 744.22 acres. 64 planted acres with 13 grape varietals. 60 plus acres of plantable land, 356 acres farmstead currently used for cattle grazing. Many options for expanding agricultural interests. There are 2 ponds & a natural spring. Seller has State Water Rights. Main home is 4300 sq. ft. with 4 beds, 2 baths, wonderful living spaces, cooks kitchen, large master suite, swimming pool. 2 additional homes, 2 barns, shop & garage/office. Private, peaceful paradise. Call NextHome Utica Properties at 209.736.9595 ... BRE #0136022












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MTMC Grows Orthopedic Care in Calaveras County as Seasoned Orthopedist Recruited to Join the Team

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/13/2018 11:21 AM
San Andreas, CA...Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) has successfully recruited a third orthopedic surgeon to join the MTMC Specialty Care practice along with Dr. Craig Lovett and Dr. Lisa Siegler. Dr. Roger Rogalski is a welcomed addition to the experienced team. He has been actively practicing in the South Lake Tahoe as an Orthopaedic Surgeon, specializing in Sports Medicine for over twenty-five years.


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Turners Wild West Now Selling Benchmade Knives

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/18/2018 09:54 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Turners Wild West was established in 1975 in Scenic Downtown Angels Camp. This family owned and operated business carries a wide selection of quality work and western wear. When visiting our area Turner's Wild West is a must stop destination and they are widely known as the "Best Smelling Store In The Mother Lode" We have a video tour of their store. Visit them at 1235 S Main St, in Angels Camp or give them a call at 209.736.4909





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Traffic Update....Motorcycle vs Deer Near SR49 / Studhorse Flat Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/18/2018 09:18 AM
Tuttletown, CA...Traffic Update....Motorcycle vs Deer Near SR49 / Studhorse Flat Rd

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A Twisted Family Christmas at Twisted Oak

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 08:13 PM
Vallecito, CA...A Twisted Family Christmas at Twisted Oak

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President Trump Remarks on Northern California Wildfire Disaster

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 03:09 PM
Paradise, CA...President Trump Remarks on Northern California Wildfire Disaster



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You'll Be Thankful for These Specials From Black Sheep Winery

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 03:01 PM
Murphys, CA...This is an update we like to post. Their previous special was so successful that is sold out. A new and updated special is below. Black Sheep Winery arrived in Murphys with the 1984 harvest. From that first harvest we produced our 1984 Amador Zinfandel. The wine was styled in a big, bold way like nobody else could do. That's what makes us Black Sheep; we're different from the rest of the flock. We feature small batches of limited release wines handcrafted from high quality grapes grown in Calaveras and Amador Counties. We produce about 2,500 cases of wine per year, specializing in Zinfandels and Rhone varietals.


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Make Arnold Clothing & Boot Company Your Holiday Shopping Headquarters (We Offer Layaway)

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 01:21 PM
Arnold, CA...The Arnold Clothing and Boot Companyis your source for quality clothing in Calaveras County. Whether it is durable work wear, a sweater for a hike or an outfit for that special occasion we can dress you from head to toe. Family owned and operated it was the dream of Alice and Bill Lent to establish a local store to provide quality products to the greater Arnold area.






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Experience the Magic of Christmas at Calaveras & Sonora Lumber

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 11:12 AM
Angels Camp & Sonora, CA...Experience the Magic of Christmas at Calaveras & Sonora Lumber

Another Great Day in Murphys Honoring Those Who Served

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/17/2018 09:26 AM
Muprhys, CA...Last Sunday local veterans, friends, families and community members gathered to pay homage to those who literally put service to their country above self. This year again featured presentations on the various branches from students from Jennifer Berry's class at Albert Michelson Elementary school.  Music from the Calaveras Communty Band and more,  When you visit Murphys whether you are a visitor or a local resident take a few minutes to visit the park. We had posted the video of the program earlier but now the photos are below as well.













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Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays at Peddlers Market

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 08:28 AM
Arnold, CA...Peddlers Market has everything to add a special touch to your home for the holidays. Owners Robert Tedore and Trisha Thompson have turned their love of collecting into Peddlers Market. Their hand-painted furniture gets a new life as a unique statement with a rustic touch. Their eclectic point of view includes the hand painted furniture, rustic, vintage, antique, hand made, and more. They are open Fri-Sun 11-5!






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Now Tuning, Waxing & Leasing Ski Packages at SNAC!

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 08:52 AM
Arnold, CA...Now Tuning, Waxing & Leasing Ski Packages at SNAC!

Wilseyville Classic Motorcycle Race To Benefit Camp Fire Victims

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 10:23 AM
Wilseyville, CA...Breaking News.....The 65th Annual Wilseyville Hare Scramble is now #Race4Paradise!! In light of the recent horrific events that are occurring as a result of the Camp Fire in Butte County, ALL proceeds from this year’s race will be donated directly to victims of the Camp Fire. Our thoughts and prayers remain with the people in Paradise and surrounding communities, and our hearts go out to all who are suffering as a result of this terrible fire. We thank you for your support in this endeavor. In addition to donating all of the proceeds we will have a raffle going on, with prizes and a donation box.


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Big Trees Market's Big Thanksgiving Specials & Grocery Ad Through November 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 08:30 AM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market's Big Thanksgiving Specials & Grocery Ad Through November 27th


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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 09:59 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

Camp Fire Death Toll Climbs to 71, Hundreds Still Missing, 9,844 Residences, 336 Commercial & 2,076 Other Buildings Destroyed

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 09:03 PM
Paradise, CA...Today firefighters continued to make progress on the Camp Fire. Hand crews and dozers have been working to implement primary and secondary control lines in steep and rugged terrain. Firefighters have made great progress in strengthening and connecting existing control lines around the fire. More resources, including a contingency of fire engines, will be staged in preparation for increased winds over the weekend due to a Red Flag Warning. Firefighters and our utility cooperators continue to work tirelessly to mitigate hazards and increase safety in the burn areas.


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Traffic Update....Major Injury Overturned Minivan Collision Near Burson Rd / Sr12

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 07:59 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update....Major Injury Overturned Minivan Collision Near Burson Rd / Sr12

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Camp Fire Press Conference for November 16th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 06:24 PM
Paradise, CA...Camp Fire Press Conference for November 16th

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Attorney General Becerra on Multistate Comment Letter Opposing U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Proposal to Allow Refrigerant Leakage

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 05:52 PM
Sacramento, CA...California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, leading a coalition of 16 states, have filed formal comments against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) rollback of refrigerant management regulations that grew out of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan. The regulations ensure the safe disposal and evacuation of refrigerants from appliances such industrial air conditioners and commercial cooling equipment, diligent record-keeping, the certification of technicians, appliance maintenance, and leak repair. Venting or releasing these refrigerants and their substitutes contribute to ozone depletion and climate change ­- among the most severe environmental threats faced by modern human civilization.

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Wildfires Emit As Much C02 As Vehicles Do In An Entire Year

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 05:12 PM
Alexandria, VA...Large wildfires in the western United States can pump as much carbon dioxide into the atmosphere in just a few weeks as cars do in those areas in an entire year, a new study suggests. As forest fires devour trees and other plants, they release the carbon stored in the vegetation into the atmosphere. Scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and the University of California used satellite observations of fires and a computer model to estimate just how much carbon dioxide is released based on the amount of vegetation that is burned. The results of the study are detailed in the online journal Carbon Balance and Management.

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Fire Update....Fire Reported on Buckeye Ct

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 04:52 PM
Jamestown, CA...Fire Update....Fire Reported on Buckeye Ct

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Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Home on Jamestown Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 04:51 PM
Jamestown, CA...Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Home on Jamestown Road

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Trump Administration Reaffirms Support to Fight the California Wildfires and Help Those Affected

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 04:39 PM
Washington, DC..."We will do everything in our power to support and protect our fellow citizens in harm’s way." President Donald J. Trump From the Whitehouse...President Donald J. Trump is offering full support to California during their response to the wildfires. President Trump is traveling to California to meet with individuals affected by the wildfires. The President recently spoke with Gov. Jerry Brown to offer his full support and the Administration continues to be in close contact with State and local officials.

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82 Year Old Groveland Man Lost His Life Today in Hwy 120 Collision

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 04:29 PM
Groveland, CA...On Friday, November 16, 2018, at approximately 10:42 am, 43 year old San Francisco resident, Ioan Tudosa, was driving a 2018 Nissan Versa, westbound on State Route 120 approaching Smith Station Road at approximately 50 miles per hour, on his way back to San Francisco. At this time, an 82 year old Groveland resident was driving a 1990 Acura Integra, eastbound on State Route 120 east of Smith Station Road at an undetermined speed. Tudosa was distracted as he approached a right curve in the roadway for the intersection with Smith Station Road and diverted his attention from the roadway. During his inattention, he allowed the Nissan to travel over the solid yellow centerline, and completely into the eastbound lane, directly into the Acura's path of travel. Tudosa then noticed he was no longer in the westbound lane and steered abruptly to the right.

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President Trump at Signing of H.R.3359, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act & Comments on Press

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 04:16 PM
Washington, DC...Well, thank you for coming over so fast. I think this was a little bit unexpected. You didn’t expect to be here. But I think that this is so important what we’re doing right now, that you should be here and it should be covered. Today, it’s my great honor to sign the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act into law. The people behind me and alongside of me have been working long and hard on this for — actually, for years. And I want to congratulate them.

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Hawver Road, San Andreas - Emergency Road Closure on Friday, November 16, 2018

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 02:33 PM
San Andreas, CA...The driving public should be advised that there is a currently a complete road closure in effect on Hawver Road at Gold Strike Road due to an overturned big rig truck. The California Highway Patrol has indicated that Hawver Road will be closed to all traffic for several hours while the truck is being removed. Please follow the detour signs to avoid the closure.

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Dispute over Dog Possession Leads to Altercation

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 02:29 PM
Valley Springs, CA...On 11-15-18 at about 4:50pm, CCSO Deputies responded to a residence in the 2000 block of Dale Drive, Valley Springs for a reported altercation and dog stolen. The victim told deputies that she witnessed suspect Edward Pereira (age 45 of Campo Seco) access her yard through an unlocked gate. The suspect reportedly took a white dog out of the yard and put the dog in his vehicle. A relative of the victim happened to arrive and parked his truck behind the suspect. The suspect vehicle reportedly reversed striking the other truck and pushing it across the road. This caused a neighbor’s mailbox to be damaged when it was struck by one of the vehicles. The suspect vehicle then reportedly swerved towards both subjects and Pereira brandished a black handgun before leaving the area.

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Traffic Update....Another Fatality on Our Local Roads, This one Near Sr120 / Smith Station Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 02:19 PM
Groveland, CA...Traffic Update....Another Fatality on Our Local Roads, This one Near Sr120 / Smith Station Rd

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Logging Truck Incident South of Angels Camp

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 10:03 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Hwy 49 in currently blocked by a logging truck incident where the truck has lost some of its load near Hwy 49 and Centennial. Hwy 49 is currently blocked. Please use caution in the area...

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Wildfire Smoke Warning & Air Quality Advisory for Amador County

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 09:53 AM
Sutter Creek, CA – Some areas of Amador County are experiencing heavy smoke due to smoke drift from wildfires burning in other counties. Amador County Public Health advises community members that air quality may be unsafe for those with sensitive medical conditions. Residents with chronic health conditions, young children, pregnant women and elderly adults should especially be aware and take protective measures.

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 06:57 AM
Arnold, CA…Mornings with the One Percent™ is live weekday mornings from 7-10am. The premise for the show is that the USDA ranked all 3,142 counties or county equivalents in the USA on a livability or desirability scale based on factors such as climate, scenic beauty, bodies of water for recreation, humidity and much more. All of our area ranked not only in the top one percent but in the top one half of one percent. So in the ups and downs of daily life remember you don’t have to be a Gates, Buffett or Bezos to live like the one percent. Just live here!



Sergeant Ron Helus Memorial Service

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 06:35 AM
Thousand Oaks, CA...Sergeant Ron Helus Memorial Service

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Camp Fire Update...Over 11,000 Structures Destroyed, Missing Numbers Soar to 631, Confirmed Deaths Climbs to 63, Possible Second Ignition Location

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 01:12 AM
Paradise, CA...It was another brutal day for Camp Fire Destruction totals. Official Death total climbed to 63 and the missing total soared as they cross referenced initial 911 calls during the frantic first few hours to the missing lists. A cryptic revelation from Fire Investigators was that they have possibly identified a second ignition location. Firefighters worked throughout the day in all areas of the fire to continue suppression efforts while working to strengthen and improve control lines. Firefighters implemented both indirect and direct fire attack methods to make progress in containing the fire. Many portions of the fire are burning in steep and rugged terrain where direct fire attack is difficult. Established containment lines are holding and firefighters continue to patrol the interior of the fire for hot spots.



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Robbery in Angels Camp Leads to Pursuit and Subject Arrested

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/16/2018 12:38 AM
Angels Camp, CA...On 11-15-18 at about 1:17pm CCSO Dispatch received a reported robbery at the CVS Pharmacy located on North Main Street in the city of Angels Camp. It was reported that two Hispanic male suspects wearing hooded sweatshirts and baseball hats were loitering around the store. These males jumped the pharmacy counter and grabbed medications before fleeing. A witness called Dispatch and provided the suspect’s vehicle description. As law enforcement was responding to the call, two Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office deputies recognized a vehicle leaving the immediate area matching the suspect’s description.



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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 10:00 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

Calaveras Chamber Holding Volunteer Fair Coming in January 2019!

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 07:15 PM
San Andreas, CA...Are you searching for a way to make a difference in your community? Are you interested in volunteering but don’t know where to start? Match your passion with local organizations and agencies looking for involved community members at the Volunteer Fair!

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Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Return Friday Morning!

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/15/2018 06:56 AM
Arnold, CA...Mornings with the One Percent™ Will Return Friday Morning! We had an issue with a router this morning.

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 10:01 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm.

The Camp Fire's Destruction Continues to Rise with Death Toll at 56, Over 10,000 Structures Lost & 130 Still Missing

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 09:01 PM
Paradise, CA...The fire remained active throughout the day in various areas around the perimeter. Firefighters have been working diligently to attack the fire through direct and indirect methods. As weather and visibility allow, fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters have been working in coordination with ground crews to slow the fire’s progress. Firefighters continue to strengthen and improve containment lines around the fire. Firefighters remain deployed throughout the interior areas of the fire’s footprint to patrol, extinguish hot spots, and mitigate hazards.



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Camp Fire Death Totals Continue to Rise. 56 Deaths Confirmed as of November 14th

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 08:41 PM
Paradise, CA...The Butte County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) reports an additional eight fatalities have been confirmed due to the Camp Fire. Eight human remains were located in Paradise. Six sets of human remains were found inside structures. Two sets of human remains were found outside structures. This brings the total number of fatalities to date to 56.

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Traffic Update....Collision Near Mountain Ranch Rd / Calaveritas Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 05:42 PM
San Andreas, CA...Traffic Update....Collision Near Mountain Ranch Rd / Calaveritas Rd

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Local Contractors Encouraged to Bid on Stanislaus National Forest Snow Grooming Contract

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/14/2018 01:58 PM
Sonora, CA...Contracting officials posted a pre-solicitation notice on the Federal Business Opportunity website for snow grooming on the Calaveras and Summit Ranger districts. The notice to vendors announces the forest’s plans to post a contracting solicitation on or about Nov. 15 that will remain open for 15 days. “We are in the middle of our Travel Management, subpart C planning effort and recognize how important snowmobiling is as a recreational opportunity on the forest. A system of groomed trails is vital to providing that opportunity in a safe and sustainable way,” said Beth Martinez, Public Services staff officer for the Stanislaus National Forest. “I encourage individuals and organized user groups and clubs to help spread the word regarding the need to groom our trails and the upcoming contracting opportunity. Prospective vendors can find instructions on FedBizOpps about how to request contract announcements and prepare their bids.”

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  2. Butte County Sheriff's Office Releases Names of Missing in Camp Fire
  3. CHP Sonora Seeking Help to Locate Hit and Run Suspect After Sonora Girl Struck on Campo Seco
  4. 34 Year Old Sonora Woman Loses Her Life in Logging Truck vs Vehicle Collision
  5. Traffic Update....Possible Injury Collision Near Sr108 / W Stockton St
  6. Mornings with the One Percent™ Live Weekdays 7-10am, This Morning’s Replays are Below
  7. Traffic Update....Collision Near Sr104 / Michigan Bar Rd
  8. The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm....Replay of Tonight's Show Below
  9. Camp Fire Death Toll and Homes Destroyed Totals Climb Yet Again to 48 Fatalities & 7,600 Homes Burned
  10. Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Pedestrian near Campo Seco Rd / Lime Kiln Rd
  11. Calaveras County Reaches Settlement Agreement of ,400,000 with PG&E for 2015 Butte Fire Damages
  12. Vietnam Veteran Marks 10 years of Walks to Raise Money for UCLA’s Operation Mend Ric Ryan has raised 5,000 to Support Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars
  13. PG&E Crews Continue Responding to Camp Fire
  14. Out of Control Juvenile Triggers Temporary Lockdown at Calaveras High School
  15. A Crowd Welcomes Olde Iron Fitness to Angels Camp
  16. Bear Valley Getting Ready for Opening Day
  17. Two New Correctional Officers Join the Calaveras Sheriff's Dept.
  18. Tuolumne County Sheriff Staff Helping on Camp Fire
  19. Fire Destroyed Home on Appey Way
  20. Amazon Selects New York City and Northern Virginia for New Headquarters
  21. Traffic Update....Female Sitting on the Fog Line Near Sr88 / Sutter Creek Ranchos Rd
  22. Camp Fire Update...125,000 Acres, 30% Contained, 42 Fatalities, 6,522 Homes, 85 Multiple Unit Residences, 260 Commercial Buildings
  23. Mornings with the One Percent™ Live Weekdays 7-10am, This Morning’s Replays are Below
  24. Fire Drive for the Camp Fire in Butte County
  25. The Elevated Evening News™ for Tonight is the Veteran's Day Program
  26. Governor Brown Secures Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to Support Communities Impacted by Wildfires
  27. Camp Fire Now Deadliest Wildfire in State History as Fatality Total Climbs to 42
  28. Camp Fire Community Meeting Live Now
  29. Governor Brown Requests Presidential Major Disaster Declaration,
  30. Traffic Update....Collision near Sr4 / Pennsylvania Gulch Rd
  31. Over 200 Still Missing as Butte County Sheriff's Office Activates Missing Persons Call Center
  32. Mornings with the One Percent™ Was Be 9 till Noon Today...Replays are Below!
  33. The Grand Opening of Olde Iron Fitness is November 12th
  34. Another Six Camp Fire Fatalities Confirmed....Death Toll Climbs to 29
  35. Camp Fire Fatalities Climb to 23 as Search for the Missing Continues
  36. Celebrate Our Veterans with The Native Daughters of the Golden West
  37. Make Plans to Attend The Annual Ebbetts Pass Veteran's Day Ceremony Tomorrow
  38. Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 13th
  39. Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through November 13th
  40. The Sierra Nevada Film Festival is Tonight at Bistro Espresso
  41. Camp Fire Climbs Past 100,000 Acres, 6,453 Residences, 260 Commercial Buildings, 9 Fatalities & Many Still Missing
  42. Bolin Barbeque & Baking Company Now Open in Arnold
  43. Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays at Peddlers Market
  44. Calaveras County Election Results Updated
  45. St. Matthew's Donates ,500 & Holding New Equipment Fundraiser for San Andreas Fire (Fundraiser Today)
  46. PG&E Mobilizes Response to Camp Fire Impacts in Butte and Plumas Counties
  47. The Elevated Evening News™ Live Tonight at 10pm....Replay of Tonight's Show Below
  48. Camp Fire Consumes a Staggering 6,453 Residences & 260 Commercial Buildings
  49. Camp Fire Fatalities Climb to Nine
  50. Father Sent to State Prison for Killing Young Son in DUI

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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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