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Thursday, Apr 26
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
06:00 PM CCWD Town Hall Meeting on Water & Sewer Rates April 26 in Valley Springs
07:00 PM Calaveras High School Drama will be Presenting "Cinderella" April 26-29
Friday, Apr 27
10:00 AM Bret Harte Blood Drive
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
12:00 PM Murphys Old Timers Museum Will Display "Cattle in the Sierras " Through April
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
05:00 PM Bob Eisenman Jazz Band at Alchemy in Murphys
05:30 PM State of Jefferson Town Hall Meeting
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy
06:00 PM Cooking Class at Marisolio Tasting Bar- Polish Feast
06:00 PM Cooking Class at Marisolio Tasting Bar- Polish Feast
06:00 PM Cooking Class at Marisolio-Polish Feast
07:00 PM Calaveras High School Drama will be Presenting "Cinderella" April 26-29
Saturday, Apr 28
08:00 AM Central Calaveras Fire Mud Run 5K
08:00 AM Off The Beaten Path 10K/5K Run/Walk to Raise Funds for Mind Matters Clinic
10:00 AM The 2nd Annual Murphys Mutt March and the 1st Muttminster Dog Show
10:00 AM Can You Handle The Mud? The 2018 Stop Drop & Mud 5k is April 28th
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
12:00 PM Murphys Old Timers Museum Will Display "Cattle in the Sierras " Through April
02:00 PM "Voices of Wisdom" Book Launch
03:00 PM Celebrate Spring Aboard Railtown 1897’s Popular & Fun Wildflower Train
05:00 PM Bret Harte Leadership Fundraiser Dinner
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
05:00 PM Ladies Night Out Bingo Fundraiser to Benefit Bret Harte Grad Night!!!
05:30 PM Bob Eisenman Jazz Band at Rob's Place in Murphys
07:00 PM Calaveras High School Drama will be Presenting "Cinderella" April 26-29
Sunday, Apr 29
10:00 AM The 2018 UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador Plant Sale
11:00 AM Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
11:45 AM Humane Society of Tuolumne County's Tails of Two Kitties Spring Brunch
12:00 PM Murphys Old Timers Museum Will Display "Cattle in the Sierras " Through April
02:00 PM Calaveras High School Drama will be Presenting "Cinderella" April 26-29
03:00 PM Celebrate Spring Aboard Railtown 1897’s Popular & Fun Wildflower Train
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Monday, Apr 30
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Tuesday, May 1
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
06:00 PM Community Town Hall Meeting on Planned Development in Arnold
Wednesday, May 2
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Thursday, May 3
08:45 AM The Second Annual Senior Family Forum is May 3rd
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Friday, May 4
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy
Saturday, May 5
All Day Help Fine Things Celebrate Their 20th Birthday on May 5th
08:00 AM The Twentieth Annual Kid's Fishing Clinic is May 5th
08:00 AM The 18th Annual Hot Copper Car Show is May 5th 2018
09:00 AM Wildfire Community Preparedness Day
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM The 8th Annual Soroptimist Chili Cook Off
04:00 PM Mountain Melody Spring Concerts
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
05:00 PM Dyemusica on Cinco De Mayo at Bistro Espresso! Dyemusica's Last Concert!
07:30 PM The 13th Annual Gold Rush Writers Conference Presents An Evening with New York Times Best-Selling Au
Sunday, May 6
10:00 AM 14th Annual Mother Lode VW Club Sonntag Treffen VW Fans and VW Clubs are Invited to Join Us!
11:00 AM Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
02:30 PM Mountain Melody Spring Concerts
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Monday, May 7
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Tuesday, May 8
10:00 AM Cooking Class at Marisolio Tasting Bar- Vegetarian Cooking
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"
Wednesday, May 9
10:00 AM Tuolumne County Garden Club
All Day Murphys "Classic Car Night"

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California Leads Nation in Hit-and-Run Deaths

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/26/2018 09:35 AM
Walnut Creek, CA...More than one hit-and-run crash occurs every minute on U.S. roads, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. These crashes resulted in2,049 deaths in 2016 - the highest number on record and a 60 percent increase since 2009.  In California, there were 337 hit-and-run crashes involving at least one fatality in 2016, the latest year with available data. That total is the highest on record for the state, and the most in the nation. Texas (233) and Florida (206) were the only other states with more than 100 fatal incidents.

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Thank You Supporters of the April 15th 2018 Mountain Ranch 4H Chili Cook off Fundraiser

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/26/2018 09:16 AM
Mountain Ranch, CA...Thank you to all who attended, donated to and volunteered at our chili cook off benefiting the Mountain Ranch 4H Club. We hope everyone enjoyed the chili, bake sale, snack bar, petting zoo, silent auction, and dessert auction. Our families worked hard to put on this event and could not be more grateful for the supportive attendance we received from the community!

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Kristin White Honored as April 2018 Mentor of the Month

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/26/2018 08:56 AM
Murphys, CA...The Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program is delighted to announce Murphys resident Kristin White as the April 2018 Mentor of the Month. Kristin has been matched with her 15-year-old mentee, Charis, for over a year. “Kristin is an exceptionally devoted and steady volunteer. She is very busy as an optometrist with the newly opened MACT Health Clinic in San Andreas,” said Katie Lackler, coordinator of the Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program. “But when it comes to Charis, she always has enough time. From the beginning, Kristin and Charis have had a truly happy and fun connection.”

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Felon Receives Additional Charges After Search Warrant.

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/26/2018 08:36 AM
Sonora, CA...From the Tuolumne Sheriff's Dept....A search warrant served at the home of a felon, lands him in jail with additional charges. On Tuesday evening the Tuolumne Narcotics Team served a search warrant at 45-year-old Sean Burdan's home on Ayba Street in Sonora.

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Great Gift Ideas for Mothers Day at The Clothes Mine in Angels Camp!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/26/2018 08:19 AM
Angels Camp, CA...These cute and comfortable tops would make the perfect gift for Mom! We also have great capris and accessories. Stop by and see us in the Angels Towne Center. We're open Monday thru Saturday 10am-6pm. Stop by, or give us a call at 209.890.7532. We'll even gift wrap your selections!


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

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/26/2018 06:58 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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Get Your Summer Pool Memberships Now at Big Trees Fitness!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/23/2018 12:52 PM
Arnold, CA...Get Your Summer Pool Memberships Now at Big Trees Fitness!

Free Card Fridays Through July 27th at Middleton's Hallmark

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/20/2018 12:47 AM
Angels Camp, CA....Our new Just Because card line is now available in Hallmark Gold Crown Stores and to help make someone's day and spread more caring in the world...just because.  Follow our weekly Card Challenges and get a FREE Just Because card at Hallmark Gold Crown Stores every Friday starting April 20 through July 27 for all new and existing Hallmark Crown Rewards members.

Traffic Update....Overturned Vehicle on Coyote Drive

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 10:10 PM
Ione, CA...Traffic Update....Overturned Vehicle on Coyote Drive

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The Elevated Evening News™ Tonight at 10pm. Tonight District 5 Candidate Debate

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 10:00 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Tonight at 10pm.



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Election Calaveras 2018! Supervisorial District 5 PATV Studio Debate 4/24/2018

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 09:53 PM
San Andreas, CA... Election Calaveras 2018! Supervisorial District PATV Studio Debate 4/24/2018. In Studio debate between candidates for Supervisor District 5 in Calaveras County. Moderator is Cory Burnell. Candidates are Clyde Clapp, Bruce Giudici, Benjamin Stopper and Gregory Gustafson.

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Angels Food and Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through May 1st

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 09:40 PM
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 in to 209.736.4243 ext 14. Sierra Hills Market Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7115 Or You may call your order in to 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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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through May 1

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 08:13 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through May 1


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CCWD Town Hall Meeting on Water & Sewer Rates Tomorrow Night in Valley Springs

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 07:13 PM
Valley Springs, CA...What? Proposed water and sewer rate changes discussion. When? 6 p.m. Thursday April 26, 2018. Where? Veterans Hall, 300 Daphne Street, Valley Springs. Who? Dave Eggerton, General Manager. Jesse Hampton, Interim Director of Operations Stacey Lollar, Director of Customer Service. Joel Metzger, Manager of External Affairs. Jeff Davidson, Division 5 Director. Agenda: CCWD staff will present the District’s proposed water and sewer rate changes followed by a question and answer session. More information: Go to www.ccwd.org/rates or contact Joel Metzger at joelm@ccwd.org or (209) 754-3123

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State Dept. On Taliban Announcement of Spring Offensive

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 06:21 PM
Washington, DC...We have seen the Taliban’s announcement of their spring offensive. The announcement affirms the Taliban’s responsibility for the insecurity that destroys the lives of thousands of Afghans each year. President Ghani recently extended an historic invitation for the Taliban to join a peace process, and there is no justification for the announcement of a new offensive. There is no need for a new “fighting season.” Still, the Taliban announced another campaign of senseless violence targeting the democratically elected and internationally recognized Afghan government and their fellow Afghans.

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World Press Freedom Index 2018 Shows Hatred of Journalism Threatens Democracies

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 05:39 PM
Paris, France...From Reporters without Borders..."The 2018 World Press Freedom Index, compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RSF), reflects growing animosity towards journalists. Hostility towards the media, openly encouraged by political leaders, and the efforts of authoritarian regimes to export their vision of journalism pose a threat to democracies. The climate of hatred is steadily more visible in the Index, which evaluates the level of press freedom in 180 countries each year. Hostility towards the media from political leaders is no longer limited to authoritarian countries such as Turkey (down two at 157th) and Egypt (161st), where “media-phobia” is now so pronounced that journalists are routinely accused of terrorism and all those who don’t offer loyalty are arbitrarily imprisoned.

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Opportunities Abound for Anglers Despite Flooding of Moccasin Creek Hatchery

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 05:19 PM
Moccasin, CA...Anglers anticipating California’s general trout opener Saturday, April 28 will find many local fishing opportunities despite the flooding of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (CDFW) Moccasin Creek Hatchery in Tuolumne County, which supplied many Central Valley and western Sierra Nevada waters with trout. Don Pedro Reservoir, located downstream from the Moccasin Creek Hatchery, received an emergency plant of 150,000 rainbow and brook trout late last month when CDFW was granted a small window of time to return to the evacuated hatchery and rescue fish after the hatchery was flooded by a storm-swollen and overflowing Moccasin Creek Reservoir, which sits immediately upstream from it. The total weight of trout stocked to Don Pedro immediately after the flood was approximately 40,000 pounds. This emergency measure made the best use of resources in a catastrophic situation. CDFW biologists, hatchery staff and wildlife officers worked well into early morning hours to rescue fish and stock them into Don Pedro. Don Pedro is home to many species of game fish, but hadn’t been planted with trout by CDFW since 2016. Don Pedro is open to trout fishing year-round.

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Traffic Update....Collision Near Sr49 / Springfield Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 05:11 PM
Columbia, CA...Traffic Update....Collision Near Sr49 / Springfield Rd.

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Be on the Lookout For Black BMW Stolen in Angels Camp

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 01:57 PM
Angels Camp, CA...On April 24, 2018 at approximately 4:45 PM, the Angels Camp Police Department took a report of a stolen vehicle from the 600 block of Gardner Lane in Angels Camp. The victim reported that the vehicle was parked in his garage when he left the residence at approximately 5:00 AM on April 24, 2018. He told the officer when he returned home later the same day, the garage door was open and the vehicle was missing from his residence.



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Golden State Killer or East Area Rapist Suspect Arrested in Sacramento

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 01:41 PM
Sacramento, CA...Golden State Killer or East Area Rapist Suspect Arrested in Sacramento

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CAL FIRE Crew Readiness Drills for Baseline and Vallecito Camps in Moccasin May 2nd & 3rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 01:08 PM
San Andreas, CA...Wednesday, May 2nd and Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 the Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) will be conducting crew readiness drills for the 2018 fire season. Division Chief Jeff Sanders explained “These drills are essential to gauge the readiness of the Unit Conservation Camp Crews for the upcoming fire season, and will qualify them for fire line assignments.” Crews will be required to perform 5 events which include fire line construction, crew hike, fire engine orientation, dozer and helicopter safety, and fire shelter deployment to evaluate their preparedness for the 2018 fire season.

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Traffic Update....Overturned PT Cruiser Near Hwy 26 & Jenny Lind Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 12:59 PM
Jenny Lind, CA...Traffic Update....Overturned PT Cruiser Near Hwy 26 & Jenny Lind Road

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Puppy Missing off of Parrotts Ferry...(Update...Happy Ending, Dog Has Been Found)

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 10:31 AM
Vallecito, CA...Missing puppy Parrotts Ferry rd. 1 mile from Hwy 4 please call if you have seen her thank you. 209-559-2405

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CDPH Launches State Campaign Combating Youth-Targeted Flavored E-Cigs

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 09:50 AM
Sacramento, CA...In an effort to combat the tobacco industry’s latest marketing strategies aimed at getting youth hooked on nicotine, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today launched a new “Flavors Hook Kids” campaign. The campaign warns parents and concerned adults about the increasing availability of flavored tobacco products targeted to teens. The campaign also highlights how easy it is for kids to purchase flavored tobacco products online.


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Uranus May Smell of Rotten Eggs

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 09:29 AM
Oxford, UK...Patrick Irwin, Professor of Planetary Physics (from the Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics group here in the Oxford Department of Physics) and global collaborators spectroscopically dissected the infrared light from Uranus captured by the eight-metre Gemini North telescope on Hawaii's Maunakea. They found hydrogen sulphide, the odiferous gas that most people avoid, in Uranus’s cloud tops. The long-sought evidence is published in the journal Nature Astronomy and can be read here.

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CCWD Board Back in Action Today at 1pm

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 09:17 AM
San Andreas, CA...The CCWD Board will be back in action. The full agenda is enclosed....

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The Second Annual Senior Family Forum is May 3rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 09:01 AM
Sonora, CA...Join us for a morning of presentations from local experts discussing issues relating to Tuolumne County seniors and their families.

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66 Year Old Twain Harte Man Arrested for Robbery, Vehicle Theft, Resisting Arrest & More

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 08:43 AM
Twain Harte, CA...From the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Dept....Many of you heard sirens and saw police activity yesterday evening near Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne. Just before 5 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a disturbance at a home on Golf Club Drive in Twain Harte. It was reported that 66-year-old David Mussenden forced open a locked door to a fellow neighbor’s home to steal truck keys. When he could not find them he forced his way into the the man’s RV and attempted to hit the him with a lamp before taking the keys to a 1999 gray Ford Ranger.

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Sonora Man Arrested on Various Charges

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 08:33 AM
Sonora, CA...From the Sonora Police Dept....On 04/24/2018 Officers from the Sonora Police Department with assistance for the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office attempted to locate Edward Cooper at a home on Norlin Street in Sonora. Cooper had several outstanding warrants for his arrest, which include Vehicle Theft, Probation Violations and Obstructing or Resisting Police Officers. Upon seeing officers, Cooper fled on foot leading officers on a short foot chase which ended on Green Street. Cooper was cornered by TCSO K9 Maverick and Officers from the Sonora Police Department and Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office.

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68 Year Old Arrested on Theft, Drug Charges & More

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 08:23 AM
Twain Harte, CA...On Sunday evening Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a home on Teague Lane in Twain Harte for a report of a burglary. When the homeowner arrived at the residence, a red Chevrolet S10 Blazer was seen leaving the property. The homeowner was familiar with the Blazer and knew it belonged to 68-year-old Randy Gulizia. The door to the garage had been kicked in and numerous items had been stolen.

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Traffic Update.....Vehicle on Roof Near Sr26 / Farris Dr

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 07:15 AM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update.....Vehicle on Roof Near Sr26 / Farris Dr. Please use caution in the area...

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Traffic Update....Collision or Collisions on Utica Grade

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 07:11 AM
Murphys, CA...CHP is reporting a vehicle into an embankment and a vehicle in the middle of the roadway in a curve as well. Please use caution as you head up or down Hwy 4 this morning...

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

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2018 06:58 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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New Arnold Bakery Offering A Get Acquainted Special of Buy One Pastry Get A Free Coffee

Posted by: thepinetree on 03/30/2018 07:32 AM
Arnold, CA...New Arnold Bakery Offering A Get Acquainted Special of Buy One Pastry Get A Free Coffee. Peets Coffee, Muffins, Bagels & Smoothies Now Open at Big Trees Fitness Tuesdays - Saturdays



The Elevated Evening News™ Tonight is the CCWD Town Hall from Independence Hall

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 10:02 PM
Arnold, CA...The Elevated Evening News™ Tonight is the CCWD Town Hall from Independence Hall

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Letter to the Editor on CCWD Proposed Rate Increases ~ By Bob Vera

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 07:07 PM
San Andreas, CA...CCWD talks about their shortfall of $ 700,000.00 in revenue a year because we have conserved due to the drought. I say they are crazy and ignoring the truth, many of us use paper plates to cut back on water use and many of us now only take a couple showers each week because the costs of water and sewer are way too high and out of control.

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Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Fence near Milton Rd / S Gulch Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 07:00 PM
Jenny Lind, CA...Traffic Update....Vehicle vs Fence near Milton Rd / S Gulch Rd.

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Help Make Murphys a Safer Place to Walk & Bike...Murphys Complete Streets Meeting on April 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 05:14 PM
Murphys, CA...On Wednesday, April 25, the public is invited to attend the first workshop for the Murphys Complete Streets Plan. The project is a cooperative effort between Calaveras County, the Calaveras Council of Governments, and Caltrans to develop a plan for the Highway 4 corridor through Murphys. Based on close coordination and input from the community, the plan will identify and prioritize improvements to provide safe connectivity along the corridor by all modes, including walking and biking.



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Traffic Update....Motorcycle Down Near Sr108 / Draper Mine Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 05:02 PM
Sonora, CA...Traffic Update....Motorcycle Down Near Sr108 / Draper Mine Rd

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Traffic Update....Minor Injury Collision Near Sr4 / Pool Station Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 04:49 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Traffic Update....Minor Injury Collision Near Sr4 / Pool Station Rd

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Traffic Update....Asleep at the Wheel Vehicle into Fence Near Burson Road & Hwy 12

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 04:43 PM
Burson, CA...Traffic Update....Asleep at the Wheel Vehicle into Fence Near Burson Road & Hwy 12

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Grant for Critical Home Repair for Seniors Awarded!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 03:00 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras Community Foundation has generously awarded $10,000 to Habitat for Humanity Calaveras for the purpose of providing critical home repair for senior citizens in Calaveras County. The money will be used for licensed contractors aided by volunteers to provide quality home repairs at a low price. Those who qualify may receive subsidies or interest free financing. Seniors in need of home repair can obtain an application at the Habitat for Humanity Calaveras office located in the Calaveras County Senior Center in San Andreas.

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Jennifer Jo Catanzarite, 70, Passed Away on April 21st

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 02:37 PM
Mountain Ranch, CA...Jennifer Jo Catanzarite, 70, of Mountain Ranch, California, passed away on April 21st, 2018 in Elk Grove, California. Jennifer is survived by her husband, Frank Catanzarite of Mountain Ranch, CA; two daughters, Katrina Quayle of Sebastopol,CA and April Taylor (Nick) of Virginia Beach, VA; six grandchildren, Eric, Bryce, Blayne, Ava, Michael and Joshua; one great-granddaughter, Lilah; five sisters,Tina, Jackie, Marion,Valerie and Brenda; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

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Paula Marie Serra 1946 - 2018

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 02:26 PM
San Andreas, CA...Paula Marie Serra, Nov. 28, 1946 - Feb. 6, 2018. Paula Marie Serra age 71 died on February 6, 2018. Paula was born in Boston Massachusetts on November, 28 1946. Her family moved to California where she was raised in San Andreas and attended Calaveras High School. She earned her cosmetology license and opened up a salon in San Andreas in the late 60’s. She married Carlin in 1969 and raised 3 children Eric, Erica (twins) and Nicole. Paula sold the salon to spend time with her children. After the children grew older she worked for Calaveras title company and Calaveras tax collector office. While working full time she went to school at night and completed her Associate of Arts Degree from San Joaquin Delta College. Paula later changed careers and worked for the United States Postal Service where she was Assistant Postmaster in Angels Camp and Arnold, California. She was diagnosed with cancer in 1993 and retired early from the postal service.

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Traffic Update....Mercedes vs Stop Sign near Da Lee Rd / Jenny Lind Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 01:58 PM
Valley Springs, CA...Traffic Update....Mercedes vs Stop Sign near Da Lee Rd / Jenny Lind Rd. Please use caution in the area...

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Another Example of Why Tim Muetterties is Running for Calaveras County Assessor

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 01:10 PM
Arnold, CA...The following video highlights are another fine example of why it's time for new Leadership in the Assessor's Office. The commenters in these video clips are taxpayers that were finally able to get a group meeting with Leslie Davis who apparently felt that threats were the best way to quell her unhappy constituents. If you missed the Calaveras Enterprise Article: The headline read: “Property taxes increased due to computer glitch.” In the video below the Butte Fire Victims talk about that meeting. It is examples like this “why I am running for Assessor” You can see more issues and video at my website www.timm4assessor.com. Paid for by the committee “Friends Support Tim Muetterties for Calaveras County Assessor 2018” fppc #1401058



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Reminder...CCWD Town Hall Meeting on Water & Sewer Rates Tonight at 6pm

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 10:51 AM
Arnold, CA...What? Proposed water and sewer rate changes discussion, When? 6 p.m. Tuesday April 24, 2018. Where? Independence Hall, 1445 Blagen Road, Arnold, Who? Dave Eggerton, General Manager, Jesse Hampton, Interim Director of Operations, Stacey Lollar, Director of Customer Service, Joel Metzger, Manager of External Affairs. Bertha Underhill, Division 3 Director. Agenda: CCWD staff will present the District’s proposed water and sewer rate changes followed by a question and answer session More information: Go to www.ccwd.org/rates or contact Joel Metzger at joelm@ccwd.org or (209) 754-3123


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Caltrans Crews Punch Through To Mosquito Lake on Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway...Hope to Open Hwy 4 Before Memorial Day!

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 10:41 AM
Lake Alpine, CA...From Caltrans District 10..."Camp Connell Area Maintenance Supervisor Mike Johnson made his way up Ebbetts Pass (SR-4) yesterday and sent back some photos of his crew working their way to the east end of Mosquito Lake at the Pacific Grade Summit. Mike reports that the snow is usually deepest at the old corrals at Sandy Meadows and that they didn’t expect to be that far along until later in the week. Warm weather and a new piece of equipment they are using this year are helping them make even better progress than anticipated.


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Calaveras Board of Supervisors are Back In Action Today! Barden Stevenot to be Honored Today

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 08:53 AM
San Andreas, CA....The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors (AKA the Fab Five) are back in Action Today. The agenda is below...


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Traffic Update....Black Cow near SR108 / Chicken Ranch Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/24/2018 08:42 AM
Jamestown, CA...Traffic Update....Black Cow near SR108 / Chicken Ranch Rd. Please be bovine aware in the area...

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