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Coming Soon...
Tuesday, Jul 22
05:00 PM Angels Camp Weight Watchers
Wednesday, Jul 23
05:30 PM Spaghetti Western Dinner and Movie, Mokelumne Hill - 209-286-1401
06:00 PM Calaveras Arts Council's Music In The Parks
06:30 PM Parents of Alcoholic Children Al-Anon Family Group
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous
07:30 PM Alcoholics Anonymous
Thursday, Jul 24
06:00 PM Debtors Anonymous
07:30 PM Alcoholics Anonymous
Friday, Jul 25
05:00 PM "Zucca After Hours is open 5-8 p.m
07:00 PM Music at Tortuga's
Saturday, Jul 26
12:30 PM Guided Hike, Big Trees State Park - 209-795-3840
05:00 PM "Zucca After Hours is open 5-8 p.m
06:00 PM The GABA Summer Concer Series At The HUB
07:00 PM Music at Tortuga's
Sunday, Jul 27
09:30 AM Murphys Community Church
09:30 AM Murphys Community Church
12:00 PM Backyard Blues 'n' BBQ
Monday, Jul 28
07:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous

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Have You Seen Missing Camille Withuhn (She Has Been Found Safe & Sound)

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/20/2014 07:30 PM
Arnold, CA....(Her mother wishes to thank everyone for their concern and efforts. She has been found safe and sound!) My daughter Camille Withuhn was last seen at Golden Pines Camp Ground near Arnold CA, on 7-18-14, around 7:pm..Calaveras Co Sheriffs Dept undertook a full investigation, helicopter search and rescue , volunteers and community has pulled together in search for her. Canine search led them to Hwy 4 where they lost her scent! Please! If you have any information contact me, Catherine Seymour- Grossjan at (916) 529-1454, or Calaveras Co Sheriffs Dept...

Angels Camp's Own Tyler James TJ Dillashaw Honored At Homecoming Event Yesterday

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/21/2014 09:14 PM
Angels Camp, CA....Angels Camp's Mayor Elaine Morris Officially pronounced yesterday, July 20th, as T.J. Dillashaw Day for the UFC Champion. The Native and Favorite Son was honored yesterday at a huge celebration in his honor at Bret Harte. Hundreds packed the auditorium to welcome him home, watch his Title Winning fight on the big screen and bask in the reflected glory his victory has brought his Hometown....

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Weekly Road Report through 7/26/14

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/21/2014 01:35 PM
Stockton, CA...Enclosed is the scheduled repairs, delays and activity that will affect the state maintained roadways in our area. The handy spreadsheet enclosed will help you avoid the delays whether you are traveling locally or heading down the hill....
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CDCR Partners with San Francisco Sheriff for New Reentry Facility

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/21/2014 12:30 PM
Sacramento, Ca —The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) signed a contract with the San Francisco County Sheriff to launch a pilot program to provide transitional services to state inmates immediately before their scheduled release. This program will help improve the inmates’ prospects for rehabilitation. The county-owned Secure Reentry Program Facility, adjacent to the county jail, will house up to 56 male prison inmates whose sentences are almost up and are scheduled to return to San Francisco County within 60 days. The county will provide rehabilitative services such as education, pre-employment training, housing assistance, mental health and medical services, and substance abuse treatment. “We must be innovative in meeting the needs of offenders if we are going to reduce the number of those caught in the cycle of incarceration,” CDCR Secretary Jeffrey Beard said. “This partnership is a progressive step toward connecting inmates with local services and meeting those needs.” In 2013, the Legislature approved up to $5.4 million for CDCR to partner with select counties to connect offenders with local services that are proven to help successful reintegration into society, including securing identification cards and enrollment in health programs such as Medi-Cal. “The San Francisco Sheriff’s Department is proud to be part of this unique partnership that enables us to create the Reentry Pod and amplify what it means to hold both the criminal justice system and those within our custody accountable toward the goal of reducing recidivism.” San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said. “The Reentry Pod is not only about the rigor we put inmates through to prepare themselves for release, but to challenge our local approach to not throw away people once they leave our custody.”...
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Annual Tomato Tasting Contest at the Sutter Creek Farmer's Market!

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/21/2014 12:19 PM
Sutter Creek, Ca...The UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador County are hosting their annual Tomato Tasting Contest on Saturday, August 23 at the Sutter Creek Farmers Market at 10:00. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: Biggest Tomato, Best Red Tomato, Best Non-Red Tomato, and Best Cherry Tomato. To participate, bring at least one washed tomato of each variety (at least five cherry tomatoes) to the Sutter Creek Farmers Market between 8:45-9:45 on Saturday morning, August 23. The judges will announce their favorites at 11:00 am. Admission is free.
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InnovationLab Opening in Tuolumne County

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/21/2014 08:37 AM
Sonora, CA...As the nation pushes for higher academic standards with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering and math, economic development leaders in Tuolumne County are taking it a step further by getting the community involved in STEM-related innovation projects. The goal is to spark new business ventures and spur job growth. Innovation and maker spaces, which serve as gathering places for people interested in collaborating on innovative projects, began as a movement in Europe. It’s a place where people with common interests in science, technology, digital or electronic skills can meet, socialize and collaborate. Such innovation and maker spaces, part of the DIY or "maker" culture, are community-operated physical places, where people can meet and work on their projects...

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Fire Update...Structure Fire In Bear Valley

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/21/2014 08:24 AM
Bear Valley, CA....Crews are still on scene of a structure fire in Bear Valley. It was reportedly in a condo area near the Lodge. Crews from Bear Valley and multiple agencies worked the fire. More details as they become available...

Fire Update...Lightning Strikes Keeping Fire Fighters Busy

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/20/2014 07:35 PM
Arnold, CA...Our local firefighters have been kept busy this afternoon checking for lightening strike fires. Amador County, Mokelumne Hill, West Point and up near Cottage Springs have all reported strikes. Some have been a single tree on fire and some have had limited spread. Tomorrow morning will also tell the tale as some of these may come to life with a bit of a delay. Typically as soon as they can fly Air Attack and possibly Helicopter 404 will join the lookout towers for "Smoke Checks"

Shop Local! Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets. Weekly Specials & Meet Sushi Chef Moon

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/16/2014 11:46 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. Meet our new sushi chef Thanthan Oo please call her "Moon" Moon comes to us from the Bay Area where she has been making sushi for almost 10 years. She uses the highest quality seafood from Mermaid Sushi.

Moon's Sushi is Not Only Melt-Jn-Your-Mouth Delicious But Also Beautiful Works Of Art.

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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14th Annual VW Show & Swap, Is July 26th

Posted by: John_Hamilton on 07/19/2014 10:06 PM

Fire Update....Vegetation Fire Off Of Campo Seco. Fire Was Contaned At 3-4 Acres

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/19/2014 05:07 PM
Mokelumne Hill, CA...Crews are being dispatched to a vegetation fire off of Campo Seco Road. Initial reports are 3 acres with moderate rate of spread. Units from TCU and AEU will be working this fire. More to follow if needed.... Update...Fire contained at 3-4 Acres...

Traffic Update....Vehicle Accident SR4 / Appaloosa Way

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/19/2014 03:36 PM
Angels Camp, CA....Crews are working a vehicle accident between Angels Camp and Pool Station near SR4 / Appaloosa Way. It is in a very twisty section and vehicles are having tough time getting past vehicles so traffic backups may be expected in the area...

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Big 12 Hour 50% Off Sale This Saturday At Firefall's Angels Camp Location

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/17/2014 12:28 PM

Twisted Folk Concert Series Presents: Chris Webster and Nina Gerber with Special guest Jill Warren

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/15/2014 08:15 PM
Vallecito, Ca...Twisted Oak Winery is pleased to announce the next concert of our Twisted Folk Concert Series – featuring Chris Webster and Nina Gerber! “Two amazing women on our stage at the same time!,” said winery co-owner Jeff Stai. “Chris Webster’s amazing singing voice that wowed everyone that saw her perform here with Mumbo Gumbo last year – and the amazing guitar playing of Nina Gerber. How could it be any better?” An easy dinner (easy because you don’t have to cook) featuring a Caesar chicken wrap will be available for purchase (with a vegetarian option available), along with yummy Twisted Oak wine, brownies, popcorn, and soft drinks. Concertgoers are welcome to bring their own picnics but we ask that no outside alcoholic beverages be brought in. Seating at Twisted Folk concerts is outdoor festival style, first-come, first-served – bring a low beach-type chair or a blanket. We’re on top of a hill and there is always an evening breeze – it can get a little chilly after dark so please plan ahead...
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Jill Warren and Eddie Castro in Concert on Sunday, July 20 at Metzger Wines and Produce Market from 1-4 pm

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/14/2014 11:39 PM
San Andreas, Ca...Metzger Farms is excited to present Jill Warren with drummer, Eddie Castro in concert under the oaks in San Andreas at Metzger Wines and Produce Market. Doors open at noon for wine tasting and produce purchases. Music and tasting are FREE. Part of the market proceeds for the day will benefit the Calaveras Gardens to Grow In project which has implemented school gardens throughout Calaveras County. Fresh market munchies and Metzger wines will be available for purchase and wine by the glass is $5. Feel free to bring a picnic to enjoy during the show. There will be some tables and chairs for early birds, or bring your own low-back concert chairs and kick back to savor the amazing sounds of Calaveras sensation, Jill Warren who has been playing guitar since she was 6 years old. Her soulful sound features rock favorites and original tunes, both acoustic and electric. Castro, of Cantamos fame provides a delicious rhythm to accompany Jill’s rockin’ guitar and smooth vocals. This dynamic duo is a real crowd pleaser and will inspire a little moving and shaking from the audience...
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Celebration Of Life For Charlotte Barnes-Modrell

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/13/2014 01:37 PM

2014 Senior of the Year - Submit Your Nominations Now!

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/09/2014 12:06 AM
San Andreas, Ca...The Calaveras Commission on Aging recently sent out 125 Call for Nominations letter to county service clubs, organizations and churches in the search for the 2014 Calaveras Senior of the Year. Recognizing that senior volunteers are a vital lifeline for most organizations, the chosen senior will be honored Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at a luncheon at the Town Hall Building in San Andreas. The deadline for submission is Tuesday, July 29, 2014 and the nomination letter may be downloaded at Eligibility Requirements and Nomination Information are detailed. Contact Kathi at (209) 498-2246 for questions. The Calaveras Senior of the Year has been recognized since 1976. Every year, the choice is challenging because of the names of those submitted and their vast contributions...
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Sequoia Woods' Annual Charity Classic Golf Tournament

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 06/17/2014 07:01 PM
Arnold, Ca...Each year the Sequoia Woods Country Club Men's and Women's Clubs hold an Annual Charity Classic Golf Tournament supporting a local charity, group or organization that provides meaningful services to our local community. This year we are supporting Calaveras County Search and Rescue. Proceeds for this event will provide for training and purchase of much needed rescue equipment. Tee Sponsorship's are available at $100 (includes your individual Tee Sponsor Sign on the course); Gold and Silver Sponsorship's are also available at $50 and $25. Help us support our local community as an event Sponsor or sign up to play in the tournament on Sunday August 17, 2014. Entry forms available at the SWCC Pro Shop.
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12th Night at Brice Station - Last Show is Tonight! You Don't Want to Miss It!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2014 01:58 PM
Murphys, CA....Outrageous high comedy ensues as the pangs of unrequited love affect the unforgettable characters of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. While the lovelorn Duke Orsino plots to win the heart of the mourning Olivia, an alliance of servants and hangers-on scheme against the high handedness of Olivia’s steward, the pompous Malvolio. When Orsino engages the cross-dressed Viola, who has disguised herself as a young man under the name Cesario, to plead with Olivia on his behalf, a bittersweet and hilarious chain of events follows...

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St. Patrick's Corvette Raffle

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 05/24/2014 07:32 PM
Angels Camp, Ca... Win big with a new Corvette! There’s still time to buy the WINNING TICKET for your choice of a 2014 Corvette Sting Ray or $35,000 cash. There are 400 out of 1,000 tickets, at $100 each, left to buy for the St. Patrick’s fundraiser. (Need not be present to win) St. Patrick’s Parish in Angels Camp annual fundraiser is going strong but time will run out on August 10, 2014 at the fun-filled wine and cheese reception to be held at the Parish Hall from 12 noon to 3 p.m...
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The Calaveras County Sheriff's Office Logs For July 17th through 18th

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 10:29 PM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Sheriff's Office Logs For July 17th through 18th...

We would like to Thank Signal Service for Sponsoring our Law Enforcement Category!
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BOE Adopts Regulation to Implement Partial Tax Exemption for Manufacturing and R&D Equipment

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 09:30 PM
Sacramento, Ca – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) adopted a regulation to implement the Manufacturing and Research & Development Equipment Partial Sales and Use Tax Exemption during a public hearing on July 17, 2014. The regulation applies to equipment used primarily in manufacturing or research and development. This is part of the Governor’s Economic Development Initiative which provides tax exemptions and credits to qualified businesses to promote business expansion and job growth in California. Prior Board votes on this topic initiated the rulemaking process, and further clarified the Board’s view of the types of businesses and purchases that qualify for the exemption which took effect on July 1, 2014. The Board also adopted the assessment rolls for private rail cars and publicly owned private utilities, and heard a report on the Private Railroad Car Tax Rate that will be used to assess property taxes on private rail cars during the 2014-15 fiscal year.
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Calaveras Public Health & Health Care District Partner for Prevention

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 09:21 PM
Calaveras Public Health Services has announced approval of a $20,000 funding contract from the Mark Twain Health Care District to continue providing Healthier Living Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshops. The workshop model was developed by Stanford University to build the skills needed to manage chronic or ongoing health conditions. The workshop leaders are Community Health Workers trained and certified to conduct the workshops. “The strength of our workshops is that we have identified non-medical people from the community who also have chronic conditions and receive training to conduct the workshops,” stated Dr. Dean Kelaita, Calaveras Health Officer. “They understand the challenges of managing a health problem that is ongoing,” Kelaita added. The workshops are not specific to a medical condition. The self-management skills can apply to any ongoing health problem like diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, high cholesterol, cancer, or arthritis. The workshops are currently funded through the Public Health Institute through a federal Community Transformation Grant that will end in September 2014. The new funding will prevent a gap in workshop services that are offered at no-cost to adults in the County.
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Bret Harte Cheerleaders Thank Community for Support

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 08:55 PM
Angels Camp, Ca...The Bret Hart Cheerleaders would like to give a very BIG Special Thank you to: Ironstone Vineyards for providing us with an wonderful opportunity to fundraise during the 4th of July celebration…. The Fireworks were a PLUS!! - Savemart for their support, with a discount on products - Arnold Rental for donating the tables. And to all the participants and families who attended the event. Go Bull Frogs !!!!!!!

Family Day at Calaveras Big Tree State Park

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 07:22 PM
Big Trees, Ca...August 16, 2014 promises to be one of the best Family Days ever. Beginning at 10:00am and lasting until 4:00pm, a fun filled day for the whole family awaits. A few of the many activities offered include the ever popular Wild Things, a reptile exhibit, a showing of birds of prey, fly fishing demonstrations, and many many other activities. There will be a live concert near the discovery tree, folk music in Jack Knight Hall, and carriage rides ($3.00 per person) through the park. A barbeque will offer food for sale, and there is the always wanted home made baked sale. Ice cream and popcorn are also available...
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American Red Cross Making Capital Region Communities Fire Safe

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 07:09 PM
Sacramento, Ca — The American Red Cross Capital Region is targeting “high-risk” communities to raise fire safety awareness and reduce fire risks. This Sunday, local Red Cross volunteers will begin an effort to educate and inform community members in Calaveras County about the dangers of home and wildfires and what they can do to prepare and reduce their risks. “Home fires are by far the most common disaster across the country, so it is critical that everyone take steps to prepare and help prevent these tragedies,” said Kathleen Weis, Chief Executive Officer of the Red Cross Capital Region. “Building awareness and taking action is key to reducing the number of fire incidents in our communities.” Working with local fire and law enforcement agencies, Red Cross volunteers will go door-to-door, canvassing local neighborhoods considered “high-risk” for fire emergencies, providing information directly to residents that will help them to prepare and protect themselves, their families, and their homes from the threat of home and wildfires...
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Arnold Car Show And Then The Tour Guides At The HUB in Cedar Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/18/2014 06:12 PM

To Our Arnold Friends On Bear Incident In Arnold This Morning

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/18/2014 06:03 PM
Arnold, CA....This morning a big bear was struck on Hwy 4 about 200 yards into the passing lane before Arnold. The bear rolled into a ravine on the north side. We watched her for a while and she recovered. Then we heard something like goats from the south side of Hwy 4. There were 2 cubs treed. With the help of my neighbors, we shut down the Hwy for perhaps 90 seconds and reunited the family. I want to thank people for caring ..Doug Dryer

Mark Your Calendars for the 2014 Bear Valley Soap Box Derby!

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 04:55 PM
Bear Valley, Ca...Come find fun for the whole family! Saturday, August 30, 2014 - Racing and amusements will fill the day, dinner, an awards ceremony and music will fill the night. Registration is now open...
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Eel River Conservation Camp Walkaway Inmate in Custody

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 04:27 PM
Susanville, California – A minimum-security inmate from California Correctional Center (CCC) who walked away from Eel River Conservation Camp (CC #31) on July 16, 2014, has been apprehended. On July 16, at approximately 7:00 P.M., members of the Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) Investigative Services Unit (ISU) apprehended Inmate Ga Dakota Moss near Redway, California just two miles from the camp. Moss was hiding in some bushes when he was spotted. Inmate Moss was wearing civilian clothing and was in possession of marijuana at the time he was apprehended. An investigation has been initiated to determine any other crimes that may have been committed by Inmate Moss while he was at large.
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Job Opening at the Mountain Ranch Youth Alliance

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 04:21 PM
Mountain Ranch Youth Alliance is seeking a motivated person to plan and implement activities with youth in our after school drop-in program. Gardening and good organizational skills highly valued. This is a part-time position, 6 hours a week, at $10 an hour. High School diploma with 2 years of college preferred. Must pass fingerprint screening and TB test. Phone 754-4073 for job description and additional information. A print out of the full job description is available at the Center. We will be contacting applicants for interviews sometime soon after the 18th of July.

Very Special Trail Building Day Saturday, July 19th

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 03:50 PM
Arnold, Ca...Very very special Volunteer Trailbuilding day this Saturday, July 19th! Help finish up the "Cowboy Trail", a three mile section of brand new trail near Avery Sheep Ranch Road and Valley View Drive. Please meet at the US Forest Service Station in Hathaway Pines at 8:30 am. After a brief safety orientation by Jeffery Hilson, our Stanislaus Forest Service Trail Manager, we will car pool to the section of trail we will build that day. Since it often gets warm as the morning progresses, please bring layers, gloves, hat, sunscreen, and water. If you have a favorite garden tool like loppers, bring those, but we will have tools for everyone. Folks from eight to eighty-eight are invited; children should have adult supervision. We wrap up around noon, sometimes a little earlier. If you have another obligation that day, feel free to depart sooner as needed...
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Castle & Cooke’s Saddle Creek Resort Catering to Bay Area Baby Boomers

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 03:45 PM
Copperopolis, Ca – Saddle Creek Resort – the Castle & Cooke golf community in the Sierra Nevada foothills of Calaveras County – has seen an influx of Baby Boomers to the small town of Copperopolis, reflecting national trends recently reported by According to a March survey by Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate, LLC, 39% of Baby Boomers would like to retire in a rural community. Many are also foregoing mortgages. “We were looking for a quieter, less hectic, less expensive lifestyle, while remaining close to the city so we could still attend shows and other cultural events and see our grandkids,” says M.J. Young, a long-time Bay Area resident who moved to Saddle Creek with husband Ron. “Saddle Creek is an easy two-hour drive from the Bay Area, so it truly offers the best of both worlds.” The community is just over 20 miles from Sonora, which offers shopping, museums, an opera hall, renowned regional hospital, and more. The larger metro areas of Modesto and Stockton are about 45 minutes away. Closer to home are the quaint shops and restaurants of Copperopolis Town Square...
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Valley Springs Public Utility District Meeting

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 03:28 PM
Valley Springs, Ca...The Valley Springs Public Utility District is planning their next meeting for July 23th, 2014, at 6:00 pm. Their agenda is enclosed...
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San Andreas Rumble! Classic Car Festival and Swap Meet

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 01:39 PM

Traffic Update...Small Bear Hit By American Carpet On Hwy 4

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/18/2014 01:23 PM
Arnold, CA...The Dept of Fish & Game has been dispatched and may already be on scene of sad incident where a bear was hit by a vehicle on Hwy 4. Lets be careful out there at the critters are active and they never seem to obey traffic signs or wear reflectors.

CSTARS Kids Presents Singin' in the Rain!

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 12:48 PM

Hotter than July Down at 49er Motors!

Posted by: Lea_Marie_C_Paar on 07/18/2014 12:45 PM
49er Motors Hotter than July sale!! We are all stocked up so come on down and see us for a HOT deal today!! Need Financing? We can help, Great credit to bad credit we can get you financed as long as you have a down payment and an income source. Come on down and see us today!!

2002 Chevy Suburban 4x4 and this is the hard to find 2500, its lifted, and looking SHARP!! LT, Leather, Moon, captains chairs, 3rd row and much more!! This one is a HOME RUN! ON SALE $10,949 VIN-3GNGK26G72G30522

2005 Ford Excursion, 4x4, DIESEL Eddie Bauer, This SUV is a workhorse!! EXCELLENT condition, Leather. 3rd row seating, Power windows and locks, DVD and MUCH MORE!! This is one hard vehicle to find, come on down and take it for a spin today!! ON SALE $19,949 VIN-1FMSU45P25EA05765

2005 Ford Five Hundred AWD- You have to see this DIAMOND to believe! 1 Owner, Clean car fax, lots of dealer service records, Navigation, Leather and so much more!! You will not be disappointed in this beauty!! This full size sedan is exciting to drive, but for the money, there's a lot of space and practicality here. It's worth a look for families on a budget, especially if all-weather capability is a must. ON SALE $10,449 VIN-1fahp28116g170526

2007 Honda Accord EX-L. Clean car fax with lots of service records, Good gas mileage, Leather, Moonroof and a multi disc stereo are a few of the features on this Nice, Clean Honda! Come on down and take a look today and you wont be disappointed!! ON SALE $13449 VIN-1HGCM66507A104856

2011 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR. One Owner clean car fax, still under factory warranty!! This like new Nissan has Power windows and locks and drives like a dream. With great gas mileage, this could be a great commuter or a nice family car!! ON SALE $19,949 VIN-1n4bl2ap6bn445314

2007 Toyota Sequoia 4x4, Limited, Auto, 4.7L V8. Along with Toyota Quality built in, this one has leather seats, heated power seats, climate control, mp3, cd, abs, moon roof, navigation, dvd entertainment system, alloy wheels, rear spoiler, tow package, and more! Plenty of room with the 3rd row seat!! ON SALE $17,949 Vin#5TDBT48A67S280423

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The Insider's Guide To Foothill & Upcountry Lakes ~ CVB Feature

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/18/2014 12:08 PM
Calaveras County, CA...The rising temps of summer in the hills are made all the sweeter when you know just where to find your perfect weekend by one of our many lakes – from boating to camping to quiet mountain dips. Beat the heat – and the crowds this summer with our insider’s guide on where to sleep, eat and play lakeside!

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What’s Happening in Murphys this Week July 16 through July 23

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/18/2014 08:14 AM
Murphys, CA...Summer Special: Cottage Stay and Canoe Rental - Book any new Midweek 2 night or longer stay at one of the Murphys Vacation Rentals, and receive a $50 Sierra Nevada Adventure Company certificate to be used toward a kayak, stand up paddleboard, or canoe rental. Midweek is Sunday through Thursday and there are a number of cottages to choose from. This offer is available through July 2014, subject to availability. Please call for details 209-736-9372.

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  2. Arnold Chevron & Deli! Dine In Or Take Out!! Call 209.795.1301
  3. A Custom Home From Uniquity Builders? Yep, We Do That!
  4. Is The Time Finally Right To Build Your Dream Home? Cedar Ridge Has Your Lots Ready! Video Interview With Jon Ellis
  5. The Angels-Murphys Rotary Murphys Park Shrimp Feed is Coming Up!
  6. TJ Dillashaw Hometown Celebration Is July 20th
  7. Calaveras Sheriff’s Office Received Grant to Fight Alcohol-Related Crime
  8. Make Plans To Mingle Tonight At Senders Ace Hardware In Valley Springs.
  9. Meet Dr. Siegler, An Expert In Orthopaedics, And Kindness
  10. Water Theft Leads To Arrest For Illegal Marijuana Grow
  11. Malaysia Airlines Passenger Jet shot down over Ukraine, 295 dead
  12. Family 4 Fitness Now Has Great, No Contract, No Initiation Fee Specials At Their San Andreas Location!!
  13. Get Ready For Saturday's Arnold Classic Car Show!!
  14. Murphys 21st Annual Duck Races
  15. 2014 Vineyard Tour & BBQ - “The Grape to the Glass Tour” On July 25th
  16. Calaveras Art Council’s Cajun Fête Fun and Fund Raiser celebrates the Good Life with Music by Tom Rigney and Flambeau
  17. Family 4 Fitness Now Has Zumba In San Andreas & Vallecito. Zumba Specials In San Andreas
  18. The Summer Season Is Here! Angels Trading Post Has Everything To Keep You Moving!!!
  19. Get Ready For Saturday's Arnold Classic Car Show!! (Updated)
  20. Database Maintanence Overnight Tonight
  21. Calaveras Unified School District Board Meeting of July 22, 2014
  22. Caltrans Director to Lead Western Transportation Association
  23. Columbia College Spring 2014 President's List
  24. An Elephant Never Forgets!
  25. Calaveras High School Boys Soccer Fundraising Dinner
  26. Lightning hits the Stanislaus National Forest - Fire personnel prepared
  27. Red Cross Urges Safety and Preparedness as Busy, Drought-Fueled Wildfire Season Continues
  28. The Calaveras County Sheriff's Office Logs For July 12th through 16th
  29. Arthur Kurteff - 1936 - 2014
  30. Call for Artists Kicks Off Major “River Reflections” Project
  31. Did the Calaveras Humane Society Float See You at the Arnold Parade?
  32. Historic San Andreas Community Clean-Up Day!
  33. VBS In San Andreas Starts July 21st
  34. Roger V. Wahlman, D.D.S. Family Dentistry 209.736.4641
  35. Young Children Make A Perilous Journey ~ By BJ Smalling
  36. Bear Valley Co-op Reaches 103% Of Membership Goal!!
  37. Project Learning Tree (PLT) workshop
  38. Great Floor Covering Specials From Pinnell's Carpet One
  39. Tyler Paul “Taffy” Tafjen 1997 - 2014
  40. Grover Anderson Wows Music in the Parks Audiences with Words in Moke Hill’s Shutter Tree Park Tonight!
  41. Wait From Home, Not at the ER at Mark Twain Medical Center
  42. Ernest Leroy Multhaup - 1943 - 2014
  43. New Faces, Same Mission - Calaveras County Sheriff Volunteer Unit Celebrates 25 Years
  44. California Red-Legged Frog Named State Amphibian
  45. Water Resources Control Board Approves Emergency Drought Regulations
  46. Free and Reduced Policy for the National School Lunch Program
  47. Our Esteemed Governor Was Spotted at the Mother Lode Fair in Sonora
  48. Truck Improvement/Modernization Benefitting Emission Reductions (TIMBER) Program
  49. Sourdough Slim and Robert Armstrong Pony Up with Great Entertainment for Calaveras Arts Music in the Parks 2014
  50. First Annual Rail Road Flat Fall Festival

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Mark Phillips the GM of The Bear Valley Lodge 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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