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Saturday, Dec 3
All Day "Seeing the Elephant" 1 or 2 Day Getaway Educational Weekend at P.A.W.S. Ark 2000 in San Andreas
09:30 AM The Arc Of Amador And Calaveras Holiday Fundraising Event
10:00 AM Valley Springs 34th Annual Christmas Parade
10:00 AM Valley Springs 34th Annual Christmas Parade & Craft Faire
10:00 AM Murphys Historic Walking Tour Every Saturday At 10am
12:00 PM Candy Cane Making Watch candy canes being made or participate in making candy canes. Limited space.
01:00 PM Enjoy Breakfast With Santa At Ironstone Vineyards!
01:00 PM MIlliaire Presents A "Winter Wineland Holiday Celebration."
01:00 PM Big Trees North Grove Guided Tours Saturdays At 1pm
04:00 PM Mountain Melody Women's Chorus Christmas Concert
04:00 PM Kid's Country Christmas Event with visit from Santa San Andreas
05:00 PM Two Locations For The Hospice Annual Tree Of Lights
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
06:00 PM Stars Over New Melones Lake: A Guided Tour
09:00 PM Live Music at The Whitewater Grill Live music every other Saturday
Sunday, Dec 4
12:00 PM Valley Springs Holiday Home Tour
12:00 PM Candy Cane Making Watch candy canes being made or participate in making candy canes. Limited space.
02:00 PM Pioneer Jewish Cemeteries and Landmarks In The West ~ A Lecture By Stephen Kinsey
03:30 PM Sounds of the Season Live performance of Christmas Carols ~ Murphys
03:30 PM Calaveras Drum Circle San Andreas
04:00 PM Mountain Melody Women's Chorus Christmas Concert
07:00 PM Leg Lamp & BB Gun: The Stars Of Sierra Rep’s A Christmas Story
10:00 PM Holiday Bazaar & Visit with Santa Sutter Creek
Monday, Dec 5
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
03:00 PM Pictures With Santa At West Point Elementary
06:00 PM Camps Restaurant Annual Christmas Gala
06:00 PM “It’s A Wonderful Life In Angels Camp” ACBA Christmas Gala Dec. 5
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous Arnold
Tuesday, Dec 6
01:00 PM 'Kash-In' Concerts Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday ~ Columbia
05:00 PM Holiday Open House Calaveras Arts Council Gallery ~ San Andreas
05:30 PM Winemakers Night and Live Music Alchemy Market and Cafe ~ Murphys
Wednesday, Dec 7
10:00 AM Pastels Painting Class Painting with Pastels ~ Copperopolis
01:00 PM 'Kash-In' Concerts Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday ~ Columbia
05:00 PM Move Ability Yoga Yoga with James Aarons
06:00 PM Live Music Wednesdays at Rob's Place
Thursday, Dec 8
09:30 AM Life Drawing Art Class With George Allen Durkee ~ Copperopolis
11:00 AM Health & Wellness Luncheon
11:00 AM Twain Talks Tales of Mark Twain's Early Life and the Gold Rush
11:00 AM Twain Talks Tales of Mark Twain's Early Life and the Gold Rush
01:00 PM The CFLC Presents, "A Rockin’ Royal Christmas."
01:00 PM 'Kash-In' Concerts Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday ~ Columbia
07:00 PM Leg Lamp & BB Gun: The Stars Of Sierra Rep’s A Christmas Story
07:00 PM Trivia Night Weekly on Thursdays ~ Murphys
09:00 PM Karaoke at Murphys Hotel
Friday, Dec 9
02:00 PM Mark Twain Returns To Mother Lode For Only Four Performances
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
05:30 PM Friday Jazz At Alchemy
05:30 PM Friday Music at Alchemy
07:00 PM Leg Lamp & BB Gun: The Stars Of Sierra Rep’s A Christmas Story
Saturday, Dec 10
10:00 AM Living History Day
10:00 AM 2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair
10:00 AM The 2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair
10:00 AM La Grange Odd Fellows Breakfast Sunday December 11
10:00 AM 2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair Saturday, December 10
10:00 AM Murphys Historic Walking Tour Every Saturday At 10am
01:00 PM Big Trees North Grove Guided Tours Saturdays At 1pm
04:00 PM Mountain Melody Women's Chorus Christmas Concert
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
07:00 PM 13th Annual Wintersports History Night
07:00 PM Leg Lamp & BB Gun: The Stars Of Sierra Rep’s A Christmas Story
09:00 PM Live Music at The Whitewater Grill Live music every other Saturday
Sunday, Dec 11
12:00 PM Candy Cane Making Watch candy canes being made or participate in making candy canes. Limited space.
02:30 PM Mountain Melody Women's Chorus Christmas Concert
Monday, Dec 12
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous Arnold
Tuesday, Dec 13
10:00 AM Calaveras Genealogy Society's Winter Social
Wednesday, Dec 14
01:00 PM 'Kash-In' Concerts Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday ~ Columbia
05:00 PM Move Ability Yoga Yoga with James Aarons
06:00 PM Live Music Wednesdays at Rob's Place
07:00 PM Leg Lamp & BB Gun: The Stars Of Sierra Rep’s A Christmas Story
Thursday, Dec 15
11:00 AM Twain Talks Tales of Mark Twain's Early Life and the Gold Rush
01:00 PM 'Kash-In' Concerts Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday ~ Columbia
06:00 PM Studio 4 Dance Theater Presents "The Nutcracker 2016"
Friday, Dec 16
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
05:30 PM Friday Jazz At Alchemy
05:30 PM Friday Music at Alchemy
07:00 PM Leg Lamp & BB Gun: The Stars Of Sierra Rep’s A Christmas Story

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Murphys Open House On December 2nd

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/20/2016 08:59 AM
Murphys, CA...Every year on the first Friday in December, Murphys celebrates the start of the holiday season with a community Open House from 5 to 8 pm on Historic Main Street. Admission is free, the streets are closed to traffic and we are ready to celebrate the winter holidays.

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Stop Into Ace! The Helpful Holiday Place!

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 05:00 PM
Arnold, CA...Now that the holidays are here Ace has everything you need to join in the spirit of the season! 2017 model grills have just arrived! Buy a grill now for $399.00 or more and have it delivered and assembled for free!

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Mokelumne Hill Holiday Open House & Artist Reception At Petroglyphe Gallery

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 04:28 PM
Mokelumne Hill, CA...Magical December brings mystery, imagination and holiday cheer at Mokelumne Hill’s Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 11, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm. This quaint, historic, gold rush town brings to life events and special activities for the entire family. There is nothing like horse drawn hay rides down Main Street, photos with Santa at the Hotel Leger, face painting, fun activities, and tasty treats throughout historic downtown shops.

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Climate Actions Of Leading States & Regions Across The World Are Putting A 2˚C World Within Reach

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 02:59 PM
London, England...The Compact of States and Regions today reveals, in its annual report, that the vision set out in the Paris Agreement is within reach. Delivering on all disclosed 2020 targets in time would result in savings that put these governments on track to stay below the critical warming threshold of 2˚C above pre-industrial levels. The report provides valuable insights to support national governments heading into the ‘2018 facilitative dialogue’, aimed at raising ambition in the next round of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and shows how many disclosing states and regions are ahead of schedule.

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CDCR Announces Automated Email Notification Services For Crime Victims

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 02:29 PM
Sacramento, CA...Yesterday, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) Office of Victim and Survivor Rights and Services (OVSRS) announced they will begin using the new Automated Email Notification Services to better serve and communicate with crime victims starting in December 2016. The new Automated Email Notification Services will allow for a 90-day in advance email notification of release to crime victims whose offender is in CDCR custody. The system will also be able to immediately email victims and notify them of an escape or death of an offender. With the addition of this new service, CDCR will discontinue sending notifications through the Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) service effective December 31, 2016.

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Faith Lutheran Church In Murphys Welcomes You!

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/02/2016 02:08 PM
Murphys, CA...We welcome all visitors and if you don't have a church home, Welcome Home! Sunday Services are at 11 am. ​The church is located at 65 Mitchler Avenue in Murphys across from the Sierra Hills Market.

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The Angels Camp Christmas Parade & Open House For 2016

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/02/2016 01:29 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Annual Angels Camp Christmas Parade & Open House filled Angels Camp last Saturday evening.  It kicked off at 4:00 pm. with caroling in front of the Calaveras Visitors Center and lighting of the Christmas tree at 4:30 pm.   At 5:00 pm  the Parade of Lights through historic downtown where locals and visitors alike line this classic Gold Rush street to enjoy the pretty sights.  Main Street merchants were open late serving up treats, discounts on merchandise and wine tasting.  Santa was available for photos on the porch at the Visitors Center following the parade and food trucks were selling pizza, hot chocolate and other toasty goodies for an evening’s entertainment of carols from Mountain Melody Women’s Choir. It was the kind of classic, small-town-America-celebration that will warms your heart and jump starts your holiday spirit.  We have photos and video of the parade below...











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34 Californians Will Be Honored For Their Heroic Acts & Extraordinary Contributions To EMS

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 01:11 PM
Sacramento, CA...Dr. Howard Backer, Director of the California Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA), has announced the recipients of California Emergency Medical Services Awards for 2016. Launched in 2007, the annual awards honor and recognize exceptional acts and service by individuals working or volunteering in California's emergency medical system.

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The Bureau Of Labor Statistics Report A Decline In November Unemployment Rate

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 12:29 PM
Washington, DC...The unemployment rate declined to 4.6 percent in November, and total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 178,000, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Employment gains occurred in professional and business services and in health care. In November, the unemployment rate decreased by 0.3 percentage point to 4.6 percent, and the number of unemployed persons declined by 387,000 to 7.4 million. Both measures had shown little movement, on net, from August 2015 through October 2016...


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Elaine Anne Kelling 1936-2016

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 12:23 PM
San Andreas, CA...Elaine Anne Kelling, born October 9, 1936 in Woodward Oklahoma to Harold and Mildred Newcomb. Entered into rest on November 25, 2016, at the age of 80, at her home in San Andreas. Elaine is survived by her husband of 62 years, William (Bill) Kelling, sons David (Nina) Kelling, Ed (Barbara) Kelling, Roger (Vicki) Kelling, and Jeff (Tara Parker) Kelling; daughter Shelley (Bud) Steffen; and brother Douglas (Frances) Newcomb. She was preceded in death by her son Donnie Kelling. She has 6 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and one on the way.
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Bear Valley Leads The Central Sierra With Early Season Opening

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/02/2016 10:58 AM
Bear Valley, CA...With their Thanksgiving Weekend opening the Bear Valley operations team proved their commitment to being a premier, family friendly resort.  Their investments in state of the art snowmaking equipment have proved that in good snow years and in not so good snow years they provide great snow conditions and one of the longest ski seasons in the industry.  In fact last year they were the last resort in the nation to hold a NASTAR race.

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Third Annual 'Sourdough Slim’s Wild & Wooly Revue' Concert

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 10:41 AM
Murphys, CA...Hold on to your seats and get ready for a rollicking evening of outrageous humor and song. We are happy to present this seasonal extravaganza featuring popular Gold Country old time music makers, Sourdough Slim & The Saddle Pals, Faux Renwah, and Robert Armstrong (Cheap Suit Serenaders). A once-a-year opportunity to catch all these artists in a show together.

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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs For December 1st

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 10:30 AM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are attached:

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Caltrans Director To Become Chair Of Transportation Research Board Executive Committee

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 09:32 AM
Sacramento, CA...The Transportation Research Board announced today that Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty will become chair of its Executive Committee, effective January 12, 2017.

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2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair Saturday, December 10

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 09:14 AM
La Grange, CA...Attention holiday shoppers! Don’t miss the 2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair on December 10th at the IOOF Hall in La Grange, open from 10 am to 3 pm. Come share an abundance of Christmas cheer in the warm atmosphere of this historic 1881 vintage Odd Fellows Hall! A fine collection of artists, collectors and crafters will be assembled for your shopping pleasure, and we’ll also offer seasonal refreshments and treats available for sale.

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Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Rolling For The Holidays!

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/02/2016 07:22 AM
Angels Camp, CA...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.


Jingle & Mingle At The December Chamber Mixer!

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 03:14 PM
Mokelumne Hill, CA...Come jingle and mingle with us! The Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce its Holiday Mixer will be held at Renegade Winery on December 15, 2016 from 5:30pm till 7:00pm located at 8345 Main Street in Mokelumne Hill.

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Calaveras Humane Society's Thrift Store's Bear Valley Raffle

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/19/2016 08:04 AM
Arnold, CA...Get your tickets now for Calaveras Humane Society's Thrift Store's Bear Valley Raffle!

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Governor Brown & First Lady Honor 2016 California Hall Of Fame Inductees

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 04:12 PM
Sacramento, CA...Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and First Lady Anne Gust Brown joined the California Museum to award the Spirit of California medal to eight Californians inducted into the California Hall of Fame this evening.

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Governor Brown Names U.S. Congressman Xavier Becerra California's Next Attorney General

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 03:59 PM
Sacramento, CA...Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today named U.S. Congressman Xavier Becerra (D-CA) to replace Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, who was elected to the U.S. Senate last month. The nomination, which is subject to confirmation by the California State Assembly and Senate, will be officially submitted after Attorney General Harris resigns.

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Calaveras County Public Access TV Studio PATV Schedule Through December 8th & Tax Payer Alert With Host Al Segalla

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 03:53 PM
San Andreas, CA...Calaveras Community TV is located in San Andreas, CA. We are a non-profit organization which helps facilitate the local studio and air original community programming to your home. The goals for PEG Access Television are to promote free speech, foster diverse points of view, encourage communications, create opportunities, encourage artistic expression, expand educational access, and promote participatory democracy in order to strengthen the spirit of the communities and enrich the lives of our residents and visitors.

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City Of Angels City Council Meeting & Amending Annual Budget For Purchase Of Police Vehicle

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 03:46 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The City OF Angels City Council is holding a regular meeting on Tuesday, December 6th. On the agenda is a resolution amending the annual budget for the 2016/2017 fiscal year for police vehicle replacement and authorizing surplus of two police vehicles.

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Structure Fire On Armstrong Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 03:27 PM
Sheep Ranch, CA...Firefighters are still on scene of a structure fire on Armstrong Road in the Sheep Ranch area. There was no spread to vegetation but it sounds like the structure was a complete loss. We checked in with TCU Command and confirmed that it was a residence and the home was a complete loss. Our thoughts and prayers to the residents to have such a loss during the holidays..

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Greenhorn Creek Golf Resort Men's Club Results Wednesday, November 30th

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 03:23 PM
Angels Camp, CA...As one of Northern California’s best golf courses and communities, Greenhorn Creek offers more of the fastest, truest greens in the state. The 18-hole course was redesigned by Robert Trent Jones II and along with Mother Nature; Greenhorn Creek delivers one of California’s finest golf experiences.  You'll discover 18 holes of championship golf with 5 sets of tees ranging from 4,887 to 6,800 yards that make Greenhorn Creek Resort both challenging and enjoyable. Greenhorn Creek Men's Club results for Wednesday, November 30th are as follows:

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Starbucks Announces New Leadership Structure To Drive Next Wave Of Global Growth

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 02:12 PM
Seattle, WA...Starbucks Corporation today announced that Kevin Johnson, president and chief operating officer and a 7-year member of the Starbucks Board of Directors, will expand his responsibilities and assume the role and responsibilities of president and chief executive officer, effective April 3, 2017.

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The 2nd Annual Christmas In White Pines Parade Of Lights & More!

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 02:11 PM
White Pines, CA....The 2nd Annual Christmas In White Pines Parade Of Lights & Holiday Festival picked up even more steam in its second year to become a fixture on the local Holiday Calendar. Santa, Hot Chocolate, Popcorn, Parade & More were featured along Blagen Road starting at Ace Hardware and ending at White Pines Park.

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Dr. Rhoda Nussbaum Named December 2016 Mentor Of The Month

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 02:03 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program is honoring Murphys resident Dr. Rhoda Nussbaum as its December 2016 Mentor of the Month. Rhoda has been matched with her nine-year-old mentee, Makayla Copeland, for a year; their time together is something Makayla consistently looks forward to each week.

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Become A UCCE Master Food Preserver

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 01:54 PM
Jackson, CA...Are you interested in becoming a certified UCCE Master Food Preserver volunteer and teaching others how to preserve food at home? Apply for the next volunteer training program in Jackson starting in February. While experience with canning and drying food is a bonus, it isn’t required.

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“It’s A Wonderful Life In Angels Camp” ACBA Christmas Gala Dec. 5

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 01:44 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Camp Business Association will hold its annual Christmas Gala, themed “It’s a Wonderful Life in Angels Camp” at Camps Restaurant in Greenhorn Creek, Angels Camp, from 6 to 9 p.m. this Monday, Dec. 5. Silver bells will grace the hall, as “every time a bell rings, an angel gets their wings.”

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Stockton Man Receives Sailor Of The Day Award

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 12:10 PM
Stockton, CA...Seaman Michael Enriquez, from Stockton, California, receives the Sailor of the Day award from Capt. Greg Huffman, USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) commanding officer, and Command Master Chief Benjamin Rushing. John C. Stennis is underway to conduct routine training and participate in National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day events in Hawaii.

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Donald Trump, Mike Pence Carrier Plant Announcement 12/1/16

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 12:03 PM
Indianapolis, IN....Donald Trump, Mike Pence Carrier Plant Announcement 12/1/16

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Tribal Security Helps Sheriff's Department Recover Stolen Vehicle

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 11:51 AM
Tuolumne, CA...On Tuesday evening just before 6 PM, the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office received information from the Sonora Police Department regarding a reported stolen vehicle that occurred on Mono Way in Sonora.

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New Improvements and Upgrades Enhance Patient Experience at Mark Twain Medical Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 11:44 AM
San Andreas, CA...December 1, 2016- Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) adds a special glow to the recent lighting upgrade in its surgery suites with a $300,000-plus cost savings to the completed project. “This project creates a more comfortable environment for our patients and our surgeons,” says Certified Surgical Services Management Director Lynn Bartel, RN, BSN. She explains, “An operating room usually seems very cool to patients because it must be no more than 68 degrees to keep things sterile. But once the overhead lights go on, surgeons are working in 80 to 90 degrees at the site of the surgery due to the heat from the bright lights. That can quickly increase to 100-plus degrees depending upon what surgery-specific garments are required.”

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Jackson Fire Department Recognizes Volunteers

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 11:42 AM
Jackson, CA...On Monday, November 28th, four Jackson Fire Department volunteers were recognized for their hard work and dedication to their community during the City of Jackson’s council meeting. The Jackson Fire Department has a long standing tradition of volunteerism, with over 162 years of service.

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Winter Specials At Greenhorn Creek

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 11:23 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Getting a Tee time is easy. Just pick the Date and the time you would like to tee off and we will take care of the rest. We look forward to seeing you at Greenhorn Creek soon. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our pro shop at (209) 729-8111

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House Fire In Columbia Mobile Home Park

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 11:14 AM
Columbia, CA...Just before 9 PM, the Sheriff's Office received a report of a fire at 10956 Green St. at the Columbia Sky Mobile home park In Columbia. The home was unoccupied and the resident had arrived to find it engulfed in flames.

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Winter Is Here. Come Up & Enjoy It At Bear Valley Cross Country & Adventure Company

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 09:43 AM
Bear Valley, CA...Paul Says.."Fourteen trails are open and groomed for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. The store is really nicely stocked up for all of your winter needs. Other details: Lessons and rentals available. Meadow Café, and tubing area not open yet, but please inquire about sledding options. Hope to see you soon!"



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A Letter To The Editor In Regards To Sarah Palin~ By R Douglas Nunes

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 09:21 AM
Arnold, CA...Letter To The Editor- I was disappointed when Trump won the election, I felt we had no “good” choices but Trump seemed the worst. Now he is proving that he is not competent to be President, by his choices for cabinet seats.

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CCOG Regular Meeting & Acknowledgement Of The Dedication & Commitment Of Elected Officials

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 09:06 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras Council of Governments is holding a regular meeting on Wednesday, December 7th at 5:30 p.m. On the agenda is the acknowledgment of the dedication and commitment of Wes Kulm, Cliff Edson, and Steve Kearney for serving as elected officials for the CCOG.

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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Specials Through December 6th

Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 09:03 AM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Grocery Specials Through December 6th. Shop Local & Save!

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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs For November 30th

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 08:29 AM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are attached:

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SFO Welcomes Additional Flights To Panama On Copa Airlines

Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 08:20 AM
San Francisco, CA...November 30, 2016 - the San Francisco International Airport (SFO) welcomed additional Copa Airlines flights to Panama to meet increased travel demand. In early November, Panama-based airline added a second daily nonstop flight between SFO and Panama City, Panama. Copa, a member of the Star Alliance global airline network, launched nonstop daily service from SFO in September 2015.

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Robert Edwin Wallace 1937-2016

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/30/2016 10:47 AM
Murphys, CA...Robert Edwin Wallace was Born November 11 1937 in Pittsburg, CA. He was 79 years old. He resided at his home on French Gulch Rd. since 1970. He passed away at Avalon Care Center in San Andreas on Saturday Nov. 26.

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Happy Holidays From Pinnell's Carpet One

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/18/2016 01:33 PM
Angels Camp & Sonora, CA....Happy Holidays & Happy Flooring for your home. When you visit Pinnell's, our team makes sure your project gets completed with the same care we would do to our own home! For 4 generations Pinnell's has been in the flooring industry and has been serving the tri-county area for over 40 years! We train and certify all of our in house installation team! Quality is what we do! Thank you for voting us Best of the Mother Lode since 2005!”

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Come See The Queen Of The Sierras! ~ Featured Listing From Century 21 Sierra Properties

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/17/2016 02:02 PM
Murphys, CA...Queen of the Sierras Estate Property with panoramic views. Year round sunsets can be enjoyed from all rooms and outside terraces. This custom home includes two Master Suites and a 640 sqft Napa style Guest Cottage also with a full bath and bedroom.

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Stunning Estate On Over 5 Acres From NextHome Utica Properties

Posted by: thepinetree on 11/04/2016 11:17 AM
San Andreas, CA...Gorgeous estate property on 5.16 acres. Decorator home features 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, gourmet kitchen with huge pantry, living room, family room office and bonus room. Antique mantel in living room. Floors are hardwood and tile and carpet. Lovely master suite looks out onto the swimming pool. Master bath offers nice soaking tub. 40 x 60 metal shop with 3 roll up doors and temperature controlled wine tasting room holds 626 wine bottles. Upstairs storage in shop. Olive orchard with 210 Italian variety trees produce up to 35 gal oil. 18x36 inground pool. RV dump station and full hook ups. Koi pond & veggie garden. Property is completely deer fenced. 2300 Mills Ave, San Andreas, CA 95249 $729,0003 Beds3 Full Baths2,795 sq ft Year Built: 2000









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Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs For November 29th

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/30/2016 07:40 PM
Sonora, CA... Tuolumne County Sheriff's logs through November 29th are enclosed:

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MIlliaire Presents A "Winter Wineland Holiday Celebration."

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/30/2016 07:32 PM
Murphys, CA...Join us for an afternoon of cheer at Milliaire! Shop for all the wine lovers on your list while enjoying wine & merchandise specials and holiday music by Matt Cullen!

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With The Holiday Season Approaching, Caltrans Provides Winter Driving Tips For A Safe Journey

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/30/2016 07:21 PM
Stockton, CA...Severe weather can be alarming and hazardous for drivers. The best defense is not to venture out on the roads during stormy weather, but if you must drive, use caution, common sense, and always be prepared.

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Winter Closure Of SR 4 At Ebbetts Pass

Posted by: News_Desk on 11/30/2016 07:07 PM
Alpine County, CA...The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has closed State Route 4 (SR-4) for the winter as of Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

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Created on 02/22/2006 11:32 PM by thepinetree
Updated on 11/15/2012 04:26 AM by thepinetree
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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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