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New Melones Lake Marina Celebrates Grand Opening May 22

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/19/2015 11:34 AM
Angels Camp, May 8, 2015 – Following new ownership and a complete remodel, the New Melones Lake Marina, 6503 Glory Hole Road, south of Angels Camp, will host a Grand Opening celebration Friday, May 22, starting at 5 p.m. A ribbon cutting ceremony officiated by Supervisor Debbie Ponte begins at 5:30 p.m. Refreshments and Newsome Harlow wines will be served. The grand opening is a service of Destination Angels Camp...


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Angels Camp PD / Sonora PD Sobriety and Driver License Checkpoint

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2015 04:03 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Camp Police Department and the Sonora Police Department will be conducting a joint Sobriety/Driver License checkpoint tonight, Friday, May 22nd, 2015. The checkpoint will be in the 100 block of South Main Street, in the city of Angels Camp between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m...

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Your Bargain Book Dreams Await

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2015 03:36 PM

Stop By 49er Motors For Your New Summer Ride

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2015 02:30 PM
Angels Camp, CA...49er Motors BIG MEMORIAL DAY SALE!! Come on down and put your self in a Car truck or SUV today!! We can finance most anyone with rates as low as 1.9%. We have many lenders and bad credit is not an issue!! If you have a down payment (good credit may not require a down) and an income source, we can get you financed today!! We have new inventory arriving daily.

2006 Ford Super Duty F-250 ONE OWNER!!!! VERY NICE TRUCK!! V8 Turbo Diesel 6.0L, 4x4, Lariat Off Road Pkg, Power Sliding Rear Window, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Tilt Wheel, Parking Sensors, Dual Power Seats, Leather, Running Boards, Towing Pkg, Brand New Tires!! ON SALE $21,949 VIN:1FTSW21P56EC62008


2007 Chevrolet Impala LT, V6 3.9L, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Tilt Wheel, MP3 Single Disc, Dual Power Seats, Leather, Moon Roof, Rear Spoiler. Great Commuter Or Family Car, Has Alot of The Extras!!!! ON SALE $9449 VIN:2g1wc58r779144249


2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer Lt, V6 4.2L 4x4, Power Windows and Locks, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Tilt Wheel, Cd Player, Privacy Glass, Power Driver Seat, Cruise Control, Towing Pkg, Clean Carfax. This Is A Great Affordable Family Car with 4 Wheel Drive!!!!!! ON SALE $6449 Vin:1gndt13s542101967


2008 Dodge Ram 1500 4x4. One Owner CLEAN CAR FAX! This clean well maintained pickup has Tonneau cover, chrome running boards, premium wheels and more! Come on down and take a look, you will not be disappointed in this one!! ON SALE $15,949 VIN- 1D7HU18N68J230389


2009 Kia Borrego 4dr EX, 3.8L V6, ONLY ONE OWNER, Leather Interior, 3rd Row, Front Heated Seats, Aux HookUp, Sport Shift Automatic, Cd Mp3 Player, Automatic Windows And Door Locks, Electric Steering Adjustment, Steering Wheel Conrols, Two Tone Paint, Roof Rack, Hill Assist Button... This Is a Great Looking SUV with lots of Extras Come Take A Look!!!!! ON SALE $13,449 Vin:kndjj741x95020396


2004 GMC Yukon SLT 4x4- Clean Car fax, Leather, Moon roof, 3rd row, DVD, Navigation and much more. This beautiful SUV has been well maintained and also has new tires! Come on down and see this one, you will not be disappointed!! ON SALE $13,949 VIN-1GKEK13T04R136887


2001 Daewoo Nubira SE, 4 Cyl 2.0L, Great Gas Milage, Am/Fm Stereo with Cassette Player, Automactic Windows, Automatic Locks, 5 Seater, Air Conditoner, Heater, This Is A Great Gas Saver At A Great Price!!!!! ON SALE $3449 Vin:KLAJC52Z11K663286

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State Department Update Including Clinton Email Update

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2015 11:36 AM
Washington, DC...Below is the press briefing from today which included many questions about the Clinton email issue. The full text is enclosed...

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Big Memorial Day Kayak & SUP Sale At SNAC

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/22/2015 10:08 AM
Arnold, CA...SNAC Arnold has a broad selection of gently used recreational kayaks on sale for 30% off retail, while they last! Sit-on top singles & doubles, fisherman specific models and sit inside singles. They're all stable & user-friendly and would be a nice addition to your Memorial Day Weekend celebration!



SNAC's #1 Selling SUP, the Softee is on sale now for $795. If you're looking for an all around, universal-style SUP that's good for the whole family & even yoga practice, look no further. This is the SUP for you! 11 ft. x 31" & 27# of fun!

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Make Plans Now To Attend The 18th Annual Paddlefest!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2015 09:46 AM

Traffic Update...Non-Injury Accident In Jamestown

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2015 01:51 PM
Jamestown, CA...CHP is reporting a non-injury overturned vehicle accident on Hwy 108 in Jamestown. Please use caution in the area....

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Spring Home-Buying Season Off To Strong Start

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2015 12:54 PM
Los Angeles...California’s housing market accelerated in April as the spring home-buying season kicked off with both higher home sales and prices for the third straight month, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today.

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Now Is A Great Time To Start Scouting! Registration Night May 29th

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2015 11:29 AM

Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – May 22 to May 30

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2015 09:04 AM
Arnold, CA...“The Schedule” is published every Thursday by the Ebbetts Pass Visitors Center and includes everything happening from Murphys to Markleeville. For more detailed info visit The Schedule. Please come by and pick one up or contact the Visitors Center at info@epvc.org to have your event included in “The Schedule.”



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Let Action Realty Take Care Of All Your Real Estate Needs

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/21/2015 06:33 AM

Arnold Ace Home Center Memorial Weekend Deals

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 11:33 PM

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Shop Local! Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets. Weekly Specials Through April 21!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 11:32 PM
Murphys & Angels Camp, CA... Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets have been part of the Calaveras community since 1935. High Quality, Great Customer Service and Great Hometown Prices. "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw May 20 - May 26 Sierra Hills & Angels Food Markets Honoring those who have served.




Click Above For Their Weekly Savings. Do you know you can now text your deli orders to the stores? For Sierra Hills Market the number is 209-753-7115. For Angels Food Market the number is (209)-753-7331. Now that is easy!! Senior Days now Tuesdays and Wednesdays! Save 10% When you buy 4 or more bottles of liquor or wine. Remember we already have the best prices on liquor and the biggest local wine selection.
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Avery Middle School Honored By State As Gold Ribbon School

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 06:29 PM
Sacramento, CA...State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced that 193 middle schools and 180 high schools have been honored under the state's new Gold Ribbon Schools Awards Program, which is temporarily taking the place of the California Distinguished Schools Program.

From the left Mary Devany (7/8th teacher), Christine Greenberg (AMS Librarian), Jared Hungerford (AMS Principal), Tom Torlakson (State Schools Chief), Tom Pratt (Vallecito Union School District Board President), Don Ogden (Vallecito Union School District Superintendent)
From the left Mary Devany (7/8th teacher), Christine Greenberg (AMS Librarian), Jared Hungerford (AMS Principal), Tom Torlakson (State Schools Chief), Tom Pratt (Vallecito Union School District Board President), Don Ogden (Vallecito Union School District Superintendent)
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Make Plans To Attend June Chamber Of Commerce Mixer At The Square

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 03:54 PM
Copperopolis, CA...The June Chamber of Commerce Mixer will be held at Copperopolis Town Square. Don't Miss It.

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Bold and Bright New Styles at The Clothes Mine!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 02:32 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Stop by to check out our new arrivals. We've received new sundresses, skirts and summer tops! Stop by and see us in historic downtown Angels Camp. We are open everyday from 10am to 6pm or give us a call at 209.890.7532. We hope to see you soon!

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Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Moving!!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 10:02 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Trading Post has friendly smiles and even a Free Soda with every fill up! Stop and say hi and top off your tanks today! Angels Trading Post has everything you need to keep you Hopping when you visit our area. Great Prices on Gas, Drinks, Sodas, Java City Coffees and more. They also accept E.B.T. cards.and have great prices on tobacco products. They are open everyday from 5am to Midnight!! Stop by and see the Singh's today at the corner of Hwy 49 & Hwy 4.


Traffic Update...Tree In Roadway From Morning Accident On Jesus Maria

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/20/2015 09:22 AM
Mokelumne Hill, CA...CHP is reporting a tree in the roadway in the 19000 block of Jesus Maria, There was an accident earlier this morning in this location as well. Please use caution in the area...
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The Inaugural Copper Town Square Summer Concert Series (Chains Required On May 23rd)

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/28/2015 02:57 PM
Copperopolis, CA...1st Annual "Sounds of Summer" Concert Series at Copperopolis Town Square! FREE Live Music Starting Memorial Day Running Through Labor Day! All Concerts 6pm-8pm. Lawn Seating...Bring Your Own Chairs and Blankets. This Magnificent Series Will Kick Off On Saturday Evening, MAY 23rd With " Chains Required", Power Soul and Rock Dance...

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O.A.R.S. Pledges $150K in Money and Trips to Get Kids into National Parks

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/19/2015 05:55 PM
ANGELS CAMP, CA, May 19, 2015 – Veteran river outfitter and adventure travel company, O.A.R.S., has introduced a new program to help open up the great outdoors for kids around the country. Starting this year, O.A.R.S. will donate one percent of company sales to the National Park Foundation—the official charity of America’s national parks—for trips operated in Arches & Canyonlands National Parks, Crater Lake National Park, Dinosaur National Monument, Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park and for the company’s new hiking trips in Grand Canyon National Park.

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DUI Saturation Patrol Nets 6 DUI Arrests

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/19/2015 05:44 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Camp Police Department conducted DUI Saturation Patrol on May 14th through May 17, 2015. Six DUI arrests were made. On May 16, 2015 at approximately 8:15 PM, an Angels Camp Police Officer conducted a traffic stop on Bush Street near Utica Lane for failure to stop at a stop sign. The driver was identified as 46 year old Angels Camp resident, Rodney Oconnor. Oconnor was determined to be driving under the influence of alcohol and arrested. He was booked in to the Calaveras County Jail for 23152(a) CVC- DUI Alcohol, and 23152(b) CVC – DUI Blood Alcohol Concentration .08% or more...

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The 2015 Frog Jump Parade Almost 300 Photos & Full Video

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/19/2015 04:25 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Over the course of Fair & Frog Jump Weekend we took almost 5,000 photos. We have been sorting and now they will start to appear. 2015 brought another great Youth Parade. Sissy Hedrick from Sissy's Bella Spa was the 2015 Parade Grand Marshall. We try to have these posts as a rolling archive of events. Of the parade we have almost 300 photos and video in regular and HD versions.





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Traffic Advisory - San Andreas. Increased traffic due to healthwalk. Watch for pedestrians. 11am to 1pm

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/19/2015 11:09 AM
San Andreas, CA – On Tuesday, May 19, 2015, San Andreas California Highway Patrol will be assisting with the annual San Andreas Community Health Walk. There will be numerous participants and traffic may be affected. There will be no road closures however expect intermittent pedestrian crossings...

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Your Ride A Bit Banged Up? 49er Motors Has New Wheels For You!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/19/2015 07:12 AM
Angels Camp, CA...49er Motors would like to congratulate Matt Stammerjohan for winning the chance to drive his very own Derby car (and doing a pretty good job). If you have been in a fender bender like Matt, please come see us today. We can get you behind the wheel of a Car, Truck or SUV today.. Even if your credit has taken a bruising!! We have rates as low as 1.9% and can finance most anyone with a down payment and an income source. Come down and see us today!



2007 Chrysler 300 Touring, V6 3.5L Rear Wheel Drive, Leather, Moonroof, traction control, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Mp3 Single Disc CD Player, Power Driver Seat. This is a Well Maintained Extra with loads of service records!! Super Clean Car Dont let this pass you up!! ON SALE $11,949 Vin: 2C3KA53G67H702359


2005 Ford F150 FX4- 4x4, Clean Car Fax with regular service records. Leather, Premium sound, Dvd player, parking sensors, adjustable pedals, Power windows and locks, upgraded rims and tires and much more. This is one solid truck that would make you proud to drive! Come down and take a look at this one today! ON SALE $19,949 Vin-1FTPW14505FA73706


2004 Ford Super Duty F-250 Supercab XL, 4x4 6.0L 325 Hp, Air Conditioning, Sliding Rear Window, Power Door Locks, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Tilt Wheel, Am/Fm Stereo, Dual Airbags, Custom Bumper, Bed Liner, Towing Package. One Owner That Took Great Care Of This Truck, It Will Haul It All !!!! ON SALE $12,449 Vin:1FTNX21P34EB23339


2006 Jeep Commander Limited, V8 5.7L 330 HP HEMI, Leather Interior, 3rd Row, Navigation, 6 Disc Mp3 Player, Stadium Seating, Heated Front Seats, Backup Sensors, Moonroof, Safari Rear Sunroofs, Adjustable Pedals, Automatic Windows/Locks, Dual Climate Control, Rear A/C, Dvd System,Dual Power Seats, Towing Package, Premium Wheels... This Is Luxury Suv That You Will Love To Drive The Family In, Come And Test Drive It !!!!!!
ON SALE $12,949 Vin:1j8hg58236c144210


2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, Leather Interior, Navigation, Heated And Cooling Seats, Mp3 Cd Player, Cruise Control, Steering Wheel Controls, Dual Climate Control, Dual Power Seats, Automatic Headlights, Automatic Windows & Locks, Back Up Camera, Back up Sensors. This Is a Luxury Gas Saver You Dont Want To Miss Out On!!!! ON SALE $17,449 Vin:3lndl2l31br763542

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Dorothy Parisi 1928 - 2015

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/18/2015 12:07 PM
Murphys, CA...Dorothy Parisi, a Murphy's resident of twenty-five years was 86 years old, born in Beaver City, Nebraska on December 18, 1928. She passed away on April 29, 2015. Survived by her loving husband, John Parisi of sixty six years and their two children Linda (Payton) and John, Jr....

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Korean War Veteran, Leon Dube

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/18/2015 11:55 AM
Murphys, CA...Longtime Murphys resident Leon Dube, passed away Wednesday, May 13, after a lengthy illness. He was a Korean War Veteran serving in the United States Army, and a life member of the Murphys Angels Lions Club where he was known as the “General”, he enjoyed being involve in community fundraisers. He is survived by his sisters Karen and Margaret; a daughter, 2 grandsons, a granddaughter, and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brothers Tony, Allen, and Jerry.
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Ebbetts & Sonora Passes Reopen

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/18/2015 10:48 AM
Pinecrest & Bear Valley, CA...The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has removed the snow, cleared the debris and made the necessary repairs to reopen Sonora Pass & Ebbett's Passes on Monday, May 18, 2015. Caltrans opened the passes for the spring season on Friday, April 17, 2015 but closed the pass on Wednesday, May 13, 2015, due to weather conditions. Caltrans is monitoring the weather, and crews may close the pass again this week if weather does not permit safe passage....

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Robert Louis Maulhardt Jr. 1934 - 2015

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/18/2015 10:17 AM
San Andreas, CA...Robert Louis Maulhardt Jr. was born on February 16th, 1934 in Oxnard, CA. He passed away at home on May 14th of natural causes. He was the manager of Stockton District Kidney Bean Growers for 31 years. He attended Holy Cross Catholic Church. He served as treasurer of every organization he belonged to and loved fly fishing in streams,...

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Mountain Ranch Resident, Bonnie Pulliam, 1941 - 2015

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/18/2015 10:06 AM
Mountain Ranch, CA...Bonita Kathryn “Bonnie” Pulliam, a long time resident of Mountain Ranch, passed away at age of 74 on May 12, 2015. Born on April 3, 1941 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Bonnie has been a resident of Calaveras County since 1949. Bonnie retired as a Bank Teller for the former First Interstate Bank in San Andreas, currently Wells Fargo, after 25 years of service. Known as the conversationalist, Bonnie loved spending time with her close friends, “The Girls”. She also loved camping, reading, and gardening and spending time with family...

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Elsa Elizabeth Dyer 1934 - 2015

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/18/2015 09:55 AM
San Andreas, CA...Elsa Elizabeth Dyer, age 80, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015, surrounded by her beloved family at Mark Twain Convalescent Hospital. Elsa was born in Columbus, Ohio, on November 18, 1934, to Elsie Elizabeth (Leef) and Charles Herschel Dyer...

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Riley Kitchell Takes Top Frog Jump Honors!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/17/2015 04:50 PM
Frogtown, USA...Riley Kitchell Takes Top Frog Jump Honors!! Riley Kitchell the 2013 Frog Jump Winner takes top honors again in 2015. With a jump of 18 feet 8 and 1/2 inches it was the top jump for 2015. More photos and full video to follow..

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Sunday May 17, 2015 International Frog Jump Day

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/17/2015 08:45 AM
Frogtown, USA...Today is the final day of the Calaveras County Fair and Frog Jump Jubilee. The International Frog Jump Finals, Livestock Auction and the Destruction Derby. Today has traditionally the largest audience draw of the fair. So grab your lawn chairs and pick out your spot on the hill and have a great day at the Fair!!


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Will the world record be broken? 21' 5 3/4", will the record stand?

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/17/2015 08:28 AM
Frogtown, USA...The world famous Calaveras County Fair International Frog Jump Finals are today at 3 p.m. Will the record set by Rosie the Ribbiter in 1986 stand or will we set a new record. Who will be crowned champion? Find out today. Ticket information at Frogtown.org


Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Moving!!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/27/2015 07:45 AM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Trading Post has friendly smiles and even a Free Soda with every fill up! Stop and say hi and top off your tanks today! Angels Trading Post has everything you need to keep you Hopping when you visit our area. Great Prices on Gas, Drinks, Sodas, Java City Coffees and more. They also accept E.B.T. cards.and have great prices on tobacco products. They are open everyday from 5am to Midnight!! Stop by and see the Singh's today at the corner of Hwy 49 & Hwy 4.


Order Your New Mahindra Tractor From Joe's Services.

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/12/2014 08:34 AM
Mountain Ranch, CA...Time to order your new Mahindra Tractor from Joe's Services. Joe Thomas has over 28 years of experience performing overhauls and general maintenance on small to mid-size tractors. He provides the finest workmanship at a reasonable price. Joe's Services is a Mahindra authorized dealer.



Still Time To Win Your Derby Car, Crew & Entrance Fee For Tomorrow's Destruction Derby

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/16/2015 12:54 PM
Frogtown, USA...The 2015 Destruction Derby is tomorrow night at Frogtown. The Friends of the Fair have built and are raffling off the chance for fame and glory for derby enthusiasts. Your $10 Raffle Ticket earns you the chance to win the chance to drive a derby car complete with pit crew and entrance fees paid. You must purchase your tickets today as the Raffle ends tonight at 7pm. So head on out to Frogtown and buy your tickets. This is a fundraiser for The Friends of The Fair. We had the chance to talk with Jeremy Leonard from the Friends of The Fair About the car and their efforts.

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Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee Saturday May 16 Schedule! Jumpin’ Frogs, Chubby Hogs and Corn Dogs! Hero’s Day Celebrating the American Cowboy & the American Soldier

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/16/2015 08:44 AM
Frogtown, CA...The 2015 Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee is going on now!! Hero’s Day Celebrating the American Cowboy & the American Soldier. Below is a full Tentative Schedule for Saturday May 16


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Presidential Weekly Address: Creating Opportunity for All

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/16/2015 08:05 AM
Washington, DC...Hi, everybody. Everything we’ve done over the past six years has been in pursuit of one overarching goal: creating opportunity for all. What we’ve long understood, though, is that some communities have consistently had the odds stacked against them. That’s true of rural communities with chronic poverty. That’s true of some manufacturing communities that suffered after the plants they depended on closed their doors. It’s true of some suburbs and inner cities, where jobs can be hard to find and harder to get to.

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The Deals Are Jumping At 49er Motors!! Jump On Down!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 04:13 PM
Angels Camp, CA...49er Motors Deals are Jumping!! Come on down and jump on one of our great deals today and you can be showing off your new ride at this years Calaveras County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee. We can finance most anyone with rates as low as 1.9% (certain restrictions apply and most must have a down payment and an income source) Jump on down and see us today!!

2007 GMC YUKON DENALI AWD, 6.2L V8 380 Hp, Leather Interior, Naviagation, Bose Speakers, Captain Chairs, Automatic Liftgate, Heated Front and Rear Seats, 3rd Row. Chrome Aftermarket Rims, Chrome Trim. Luxury SUV for the family to look great in. Come take it for a Test Drive you wont be disappointed!!!!! ON SALE $18,949 VIN:1GKFK63817J223116


2001 Chaparral SSE 180 18Ft on Ziemen Trailer, Volvo Penta 4.3 GL Motor Inboard/Outboard, Open Bow, 8 Seater, Lots of Storage, Wake Board Tower, Plush Carpet, Captains Chairs, Large Swim Deck, ski locker, Cd Player, Low Hours !!!!!
Hull #: FGB72296D101 ON SALE $10,949 Trailer Vin# zw87901


2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon, 4x4 Automatic, V6 3.8L, 4 Door, Power Windows, Power Locks, Mp3 Cd Player, Air Conditioning, Fog Lights, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Superior off-road ability, fun to drive around town, rough-and-tumble image!!!! Wont Last Long !!!! ON SALE $26,949 Vin:1j4ga691x9l713021


2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, Leather Interior, Navigation, Heated And Cooling Seats, Mp3 Cd Player, Cruise Control, Steering Wheel Controls, Dual Climate Control, Dual Power Seats, Automatic Headlights, Automatic Windows & Locks, Back Up Camera, Back up Sensors. This Is a Luxury Gas Saver You Dont Want To Miss Out On!!!! ON SALE $17,449 Vin:3lndl2l31br763542


2013 Nissan Rogue S, 2.5L 4cyl, All Wheel Drive, AM/FM Stereo w/ Cd Player, Keyless Entry, Tilt Steering, Mp3 Player With Aux Hookup, Power Windows, Power Locks, Like New With Out That Brain New Car Price !!!! ON SALE $16,949 Vin:JN8AS5MV0DW638497


2007 Infiniti G35 Sport Sedan, 3.5L 280 Hp V6, Air Conditioning, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Rear Spoiler, Bose Premium Sound, Mp3 Cd Player, Leather Interior, Moon Roof, Dual Power Seats, Navigation System. This Is A Fast Luxury Car That You Dont Want To Miss Out On!!!!!!! ON SALE $11,949 Vin:jnkbv61e77m702437


2004 Ford Super Duty F-250 Supercab XL, 4x4 6.0L 325 Hp, Air Conditioning, Sliding Rear Window, Power Door Locks, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Tilt Wheel, Am/Fm Stereo, Dual Airbags, Custom Bumper, Bed Liner, Towing Package. One Owner That Took Great Care Of This Truck, It Will Haul It All !!!! ON SALE $12,449 Vin:1FTNX21P34EB23339


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Traffic Update...Major Injury Vehicle vs Motorcycle Accident Near SR108 / Victoria Way

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 04:09 PM
Sonora, CA...A major injury vehicle accident near SR108 / Victoria Way is now in the clearing stages. Three vehicles were involved including a motorcycle. Please use caution in the area...
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CCWD Expands Water Conservation Ordinance

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 09:42 AM
San Andreas, CA....Enclosed is Ordinance 2015-01, which was adopted by the CCWD Board of Directors on May 13, 2015. This ordinance includes new watering restrictions (Stage 3.5 Mandatory Water Conservation Measures) along with new enforcement measures. I’ve also attached a flyer that only includes the new mandatory water conservation measures. These new measures were adopted because CCWD has been mandated by the State to reduce water use by 32 percent between June 2015 and February 2016, as compared to water usage during the same time period in 2013...


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Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee Thursday May 14, 2015 Friday Schedule! Jumpin’ Frogs, Chubby Hogs and Corn Dogs! Rock it in Red, Healthy Heart Day

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 07:57 AM
Frogtown, CA...The 2015 Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee Kicks Off May 14!! Below is a full Tentative Schedule for Friday May 15
Rock it in Red, Healthy Heart Day Brought to you by Mark Twain Medical Center $5 at 65 (seniors who are 65 and over admission is only $5)


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Barrel of Monkeez Fun At The Fair

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 07:36 AM

Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – May 15 -May 23

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 07:08 AM
Arnold, CA...“The Schedule” is published every Thursday by the Ebbetts Pass Visitors Center and includes everything happening from Murphys to Markleeville. For more detailed info visit The Schedule. Please come by and pick one up or contact the Visitors Center at info@epvc.org to have your event included in “The Schedule.”



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McKensey Middleton Is The 2015 Calaveas Saddle Queen

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 06:49 AM
Frogtown, CA....McKensey Middleton Is The 2015 Calaveas Saddle Queen and we will have photos and complete competition video up later today.

Brittany Church Is The 2015 Miss Calaveras

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/15/2015 06:16 AM
Frogtown, CA...Brittany Church was crowned the 2015 Miss Calaveras las night. We will have hundreds of photos and the complete pageant video posted later today. Five girls competed in this year's Miss Calaveras Scholarship Pageant. The contestants were: Alyssa Avalos of Angels Camp, Charli Baker of Murphys, Brittany Church of Valley Springs, Carrissa Gomez of Valley Springs, Alexis Sandoval of Valley Springs, and Jasmine Van Lehn of Valley Springs. The contestants were judged based on the girls' Interview (30%), Health and Fitness (10%), Talent (40%), and Evening Gown (20%). The Miss Calaveras competition will took place on Thursday, May 14, at 8pm on the Main Stage. Miss Calaveras Scholarship Pageant is Sponsored by Angels Murphys Rotary.

Join Us For A Live Webcast Of The Miss Calaveras Pageant Starting At 8pm

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/14/2015 06:16 PM
Join Us Tonight for a live webcast of the 2015 Miss Calaveras Pageant. The show will start tonight about 8pm from Frogtown. The camera angles for tonight are not ideal. Because of the rain the pageant is being held under a canopy and we are shooting from the corner of the stage.



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Tonight's Webcast Sponsored By Mark Twain Medical Center, Middletons, Greenhorn Creek, Sissy's Bella Spa, Hstar Technology Group and more....


Shop Local! Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets. Weekly Specials Through May 19th & Pround Sponsor Of The Frog Jump!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/14/2015 07:27 AM
Murphys & Angels Camp, CA... Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets have been part of the Calaveras community since 1935. High Quality, Great Customer Service and Great Hometown Prices. "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Proud Gold sponsor of the Frog Jump 76 years and counting!




Click Above For Their Weekly Savings. Do you know you can now text your deli orders to the stores? For Sierra Hills Market the number is 209-753-7115. For Angels Food Market the number is (209)-753-7331. Now that is easy!! Senior Days now Tuesdays and Wednesdays! Save 10% When you buy 4 or more bottles of liquor or wine. Remember we already have the best prices on liquor and the biggest local wine selection.
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This Week at the Arnold CHS Thrift Store Cat Adoption Center – NEWMAN!

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/14/2015 07:11 AM
Arnold, CA...Arnold, CA...Stop by Calaveras Humane Society's Thrift Store Cat Adoption Center in Arnold, located in Meadowmont Center next to Big Trees Market, open Thurs. through Sat., 10 am–5 pm (Phone 209-795-GIVE). Newman will be there, along with other kitties who would love to meet you. We will also have kitties available at our Angels Camp Adoption Center, located in Angels Town Center (240 S. Main St./Hwy 49), open Thurs. through Sat., 11 am–5 pm. This week we will again have GUEST CATS from Calaveras County Animal Services available for adoption in Angels Camp, so if you'd like to meet shelter cats at one of our adoption centers, check out the cats at Angels Camp Adoption Center this week. Although kitten season has arrived, there are many adult kitties in need of loving, forever homes. Please OPT to ADOPT an ADULT and don't leave them behind! Come in and find your special companion!

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Past 50 Local News
  1. Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee Thursday May 14, 2015 Opening Day Schedule! Jumpin’ Frogs, Chubby Hogs and Corn Dogs (Saddle Queens Moved To 11am)
  2. Three Riding for Rodeo Crown! The Saddle Queen Competition Has Been Moved Up To 11am
  3. Angels-Murphys Rotary Honors Local Law & Fire Personnel
  4. Traffic Update...Solo Vehicle Accident Near Winton Rd / Sr26
  5. Elizabeth Louise “Betty” Mitton 1933 - 2015
  6. If Only We Lived In Reverse ~ By Mark Twain
  7. Cal-Waste Proudly Sponsors Fair & Frog Jump
  8. Tuxedo Rental at The Clothes Mine in Angels Camp!
  9. CCPRA Rodeo Coming To Frogtown & Veterans To Be Honored
  10. Sonora Pass CLOSING at 4 PM TODAY Due To Weather Conditions! (Ebbetts Closing At 9am Thurs)
  11. Traffic Update...Oil Spill & Broken Big Rig Affecting Traffic
  12. (Update Inmate Has Been Located) Inmate Walks Away from Vallecito Conservation Camp in Calaveras County
  13. The Murphys Community Park Music Series Kicks Off On Memorial Day
  14. Traffic Update...Vehicle Accident Near Hwys 49 & 12
  15. Mobile Home Destroyed & Residents Displaced In Afternoon Fire
  16. Fire Update.....Structure Fire Near Rock Creek Rd / Sr4
  17. Traffic Updates...Big Rig Fire Near Sr4 / Obyrnes Ferry Rd Accidents Near Murphys Grade Rd / French Gulch Rd, & Mono Way / Sr108
  18. Fire Report...Riding Lawn Mower Sparks 4 1/2 Acre Fire
  19. Bill Promoting California-grown Lumber Passes Assembly Floor
  20. Fire Update...Vegetation Fire On Milton Road
  21. Traffic Update...Red Truck vs Tree On Hwy 4..Earlier Injury Accident On Whisky Slide.
  22. Eat The Biggest Frog First ~ Mark Twain
  23. Survey of 35,000 Americans Finds Christians Have Declined Sharply as Share of Population; Unaffiliated and Other Faiths Have Continued to Grow
  24. Now Is The Time To Get In Shape For Summer At Family 4 Fitness ~Video Interview With Kenny Lee
  25. NFL Statement On Patriots' Violations...Brady Suspended For 4 Games
  26. Pickup Vs Tree On Near Sr26 / Ponderosa Way
  27. The Calaveras County Board Of Supervisors Are Back In Action Today
  28. Traffic Update...Vehicle Off Roadway Near Sr26 / Driver Rd
  29. 8th Annual Ebbetts Pass Century August 22th, 2015
  30. "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" ~ By Mark Twain 1835-1910
  31. Traffic Update....Vehicle Off Roadway Near Stallion Way
  32. Fire Update...Vegetation Fire Off Of Pool Station
  33. Copperopolis Town Square Holds Inaugural Frog Jump
  34. Sonora, Ebbetts & Monitor Passes Open
  35. Mark Twain Drama Presents “Haphazardly Ever After” Photos
  36. Caltrans Weekly Road Report For The Week Through May 16th
  37. Junior Miss Calaveras Crowned, Jr. Frog Jump Winners Announced
  38. Traffic Update...Vehicle Accident Near Hwys 49 & 12
  39. Tuxedo Rental at The Clothes Mine in Angels Camp!
  40. Traffic Update...Vehicle Accident In Copper
  41. Fire Update...Structure Fire In West Point
  42. Independent Mercantile & Nd&x Have Everything For Mom
  43. A Gift For Mom From Murphys Nursery
  44. Make Mom Smile With Mother's Day Flowers From Blooms and Things! 209.736.6771
  45. Refuge In Angels Camp Offering New Service Times
  46. Doris Barger To Celebrate 8th Annual Golf Outing
  47. May 8 2015 Meko towards Cottage Springs Hwy4 With Sierra Sentry's Sandi Pearce
  48. Found Dog In Lilac Park
  49. Don't Miss The Rusty Rockers Tonight At Sequoia Woods
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