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Thursday, Aug 25
04:30 PM Farm to Fork Free Community Meal at Rail Road Flat School
06:30 PM Jill & The Giants At Sequoia Woods
07:00 PM "As You Like It" at Brice Station Vineyards
Friday, Aug 26
09:00 AM Market At Metzger Farms and Winery
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
05:00 PM Angels Camp Farmers Market
05:30 PM Friday Jazz At Alchemy
07:00 PM "As You Like It" at Brice Station Vineyards
Saturday, Aug 27
09:00 AM Holistic Livestock Management and Fire Recovery Workshop
10:00 AM Murphys Historic Walking Tour Every Saturday At 10am
11:00 AM Live Like Goose!! White Pines Skate Park Benefit Is August 27th At 11am In Cedar Center!
01:00 PM Big Trees North Grove Guided Tours Saturdays At 1pm
04:00 PM Third Annual Fiesta Viva el Arc
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
06:00 PM “Flight Night” at Tanner Vineyards
07:00 PM Chains Required At Sequoia Woods
07:00 PM "As You Like It" at Brice Station Vineyards
Sunday, Aug 28
10:00 AM "Market At The Square" Farmers Market At Copperopolis Town Square
12:00 PM "Backyard Blues 'n' BBQ" At Historic Hotel Leger
Monday, Aug 29
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous Arnold
Tuesday, Aug 30
09:00 AM Market At Metzger Farms and Winery
Wednesday, Aug 31
06:00 PM Hey Neighbors! “Locals Night” at Milliaire Winery
Friday, Sep 2
09:00 AM Market At Metzger Farms and Winery
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
05:00 PM Angels Camp Farmers Market
05:30 PM Plan B Will Rock Out The Season Of Murphys First Fridays In The Park
05:30 PM Friday Jazz At Alchemy
Saturday, Sep 3
10:00 AM 44th Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival
10:00 AM 44th Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival
10:00 AM Murphys Historic Walking Tour Every Saturday At 10am
01:00 PM Big Trees North Grove Guided Tours Saturdays At 1pm
05:00 PM Zucca After Hours
06:00 PM “Flight Night” at Tanner Vineyards
Sunday, Sep 4
Until 05:00 PM 44th Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival
Until 05:00 PM 44th Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival
10:00 AM "Market At The Square" Farmers Market At Copperopolis Town Square
12:00 PM California Hunter Education Class Starting September 4th In Arnold
12:00 PM "Backyard Blues 'n' BBQ" At Historic Hotel Leger
Monday, Sep 5
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
06:30 PM Overeaters Anonymous Arnold
Tuesday, Sep 6
09:00 AM Market At Metzger Farms and Winery

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Fire Update....Vehicle Fire In Big Trees Market Parking Lot

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/25/2016 02:18 PM
Arnold, CA...Fire Update....Vehicle Fire In Big Trees Market Parking Lot. No reported threat to vegetation but if you hear trucks moving...EPFD is on the way.


Stanislaus National Forest to Implement Insect and Disease Infestation Healthy Forest Restoration Project

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/25/2016 02:13 PM
Sonora, CA...Jeanne Higgins, Stanislaus National Forest Supervisor, signed the Decision Memo (DM) for the Wrights Creek Plantations Healthy Forest Restoration (Wrights Creek HFR) project on the Mi-Wok Ranger District, Stanislaus National Forest (STF) on August 9, 2016, and the first timber sale opportunity Thommy Wright Timber Sale:began advertisement on August 24, 2016 The Wrights Creek HFR project is the first project planned by the Stanislaus National Forest under the new Insect and Disease Infestation categorical exclusion authority granted in the Agriculture Act of 2014 (2014 Farm Bill). This project is unique because we are taking a proactive approach at attempting to address the unprecedented tree mortality affecting the forests of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Insect infestations and outbreaks tend to occur and thrive in stands with little heterogeneity during favorable environmental conditions (i.e. drought). When these conditions occur simultaneously, the probability for insects to encounter a suitable host (i.e. one in which resistance mechanisms (resin) can be overcome) increases greatly. Mortality due to drought and insect and disease has already begun within, and in the vicinity of, the project area.

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California Ranked Least Tax Friendly State

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/25/2016 01:29 PM
Washington, DC...Attention taxpayers (aka just about everyone)! Kiplinger has released its ranking of the best and worst states for taxes. Kiplinger’s fourth annual Tax Map—available at—reveals income taxes, sales taxes, gas taxes, “sin” taxes (for products such as alcohol and tobacco) and other tax rules and exemptions across all 50 states and Washington, D.C.

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Live Like Goose!! White Pines Skate Park Benefit Is August 27th At 11am In Cedar Center!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/25/2016 01:13 PM
Arnold, CA...Please join us in supporting Goose's White Pines Skatepark! Food, family, fun!! What is the White Pines Skatepark benefit all about? It's begins with a boy: For those of you who knew Gaberiel "Goose" Goszulak, you knew he was a smart, kind, funny, artistic and loving young man. He had a heart of gold and he was one of the most generous people you had ever meet. Those of you who haven't meet him, have missed the opportunity to be blessed by such an amazing human being.

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Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Logs Through August 23rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/25/2016 08:48 AM
Sonora, CA....The Tuolumne County Sheriff's Logs through August 23rd are enclosed

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Calaveras County Sheriff's Logs Through August 23rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/25/2016 06:50 AM
San Andreas, CA...The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies are enclosed...

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Friends of the Calaveras Sheriff's Office Or FOCSO Update & Get Ready For Their Annual Dinner

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/12/2016 09:39 AM
San Andreas, CA...It's that time to renew your membership or become a new member of Friends of the Calaveras Sheriffs Office. FOCSO is dedicated to partnering with the Calaveras County Sheriffs Office by raising funds for programs and equipment not covered, or fully covered, in the county budget. The nonprofit most recently supported projects for equipment/programs for the SO’s Crime Scene Technician, Detective Division, Sheriffs Volunteers, Youth Explorer Program, Patrol Deputies, Correction Officers, Defensive Tactics Training, Canine Program, First Aid essentials and many other projects.

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Arnold CHS Thrift Store's Super Sales Thursday!! It's Big, Ginormous, Buy One Get One Free Sweater Sale!!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/24/2016 08:38 PM
Arnold, CA...Super Sales Thursday Starts August 25th, 2016!! The Arnold Calaveras Humane Society Thrift Stores Big, Ginormous, Buy One Get One Free Sweater Sale!!! Don't Miss it as All Sweaters ARE ON SALE – BUY ONE GET ONE FREE!!! (EQUAL OR LESSER VALUE) Stay posted on our Face Book Page! Calaveras Humane Society Thrift Store! Super Sales Thursday Starts August 4th, 2016

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California Hunter Education Class Starting September 4th In Arnold

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/24/2016 08:15 PM
Arnold, CA... If your student is interested in a Hunter Education class, Mark Oswald and Al Courtwright will be offering a course on September 4th, 11th, and 18th at Ebbetts Pass Fire Station #1, 1027 Blagen Road, Arnold from Noon—5pm each day. All three days must be attended to pass the class. The cost is $10, Bring paper and pencil and snacks if you would like. Call Mark at 768-3136 for more information. To register go to http://,/huntereducation.

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Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Ad August 24 - 30

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/24/2016 07:43 PM
Murphys & Angels Camp, CA... Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets have been part of the Calaveras community since 1935. High Quality, Great Customer Service and Great Hometown Prices. "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw Find the Best Selection of Organic Produce at Sierra Hills Natural Food Store

Find the Best Selection of Organic Produce at Sierra Hills Natural Food Store

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 Specials Through August 30th

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/24/2016 07:08 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Specials & Grocery Ad Through August 30th

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Town Hall Focusing On Current Fire Season & Fall Marijuana Harvest.

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/24/2016 05:13 PM
Copperopolis, CA...“Vision for our future - Respect for our past” Town Hall. An Invitation From District 4 Supervisor Elect. This Town Hall's focus is on the current Fire Season and the fall Marijuana harvest. Bring your thoughts and concerns and lets begin the process of open and transparent governing in our County! Here’s your opportunity to meet newly elected District 4 Supervisor * Dennis Mills * and a gathering of critical County Officials.

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The Bob Eisenman Jazz Trio To Headline Milliaire Local's Night Tonight!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/24/2016 09:23 AM
Murphys, CA...Join us tonight from 5-8pm for another awesome Milliaire Locals' Night! Live music by Bob Eisenman Jazz Trio, half priced bottles of wine and sandwiches by Murphys Pourhouse! You don't have to be a local to come, but you'll feel like one before you leave!

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Meet the Girls … American Heritage Girls! Registration Party Is August 24th

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/23/2016 11:23 AM
Arnold, CA...Meet the Girls … American Heritage Girls! 2016 Registration Party AUGUST 24, 2015 4:00-6:00PM
Big Trees Community Bible Church, 1216 Blagen Rd. White Pines. Join us to learn about AHG Bring your family and enjoy fun, food and fellowship. Arnold families have discovered a new extra-curricular organization for their daughters called American Heritage Girls (AHG). AHG is a faith-based character development program for girls’ ages 5 – 18 dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community and country.

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Calaveras Grape Stomp Celebrates 23rd Anniversary October 1, 2016! Registration Now Open!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/23/2016 10:29 PM
Murphys, CA...Interested in being part of the Calaveras Grape Stomp history? Call now 209/754-0127 or visit to reserve your team and celebrate one of the most anticipated events in the region, drawing large, loud crowds and scores of stomp teams, many festooned in original costume. If coming in costume, you must register in costume but you need not stomp in costume. Costumes are judged on originality, workmanship, etc. Registration entry fee is $70 per team of two, and new this year, includes a Grape Stomp Bag of Swag.

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Inmate Death at California Medical Facility Being Investigated as a Possible Homicide

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/23/2016 09:32 PM
Vacaville, CA...Officials at California Medical Facility (CMF) in Vacaville are investigating the death of an inmate as a possible homicide. On Monday, August 22, 2016, at approximately 10:35 p.m., a 66-year-old CMF inmate was found unresponsive in a dormitory lying face down in a pool of blood. Life-saving measures were initiated and he was transported to the CMF Medical Clinic, where he was pronounced dead at 11:14 p.m.

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Traffic Update...Motorcycle Down On Hwy 4 Just West Of Big Trees Park

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/23/2016 12:39 PM
Arnold, cA...CHP is reporting motorcycle down on Hwy 4 just west of Big Trees State Park. Please use caution in the area.

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Posted by: thepinetree on 08/23/2016 11:59 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Hstar began operations about fourteen years ago, providing not only rural broadband Internet services to the surrounding communities, but also offering a variety of technology consulting and other computer and communications related services. Since that time, Hstar has grown in reputation by not only providing exemplary services, but also by being heavily involved in the community with local staff who volunteer with various community organizations such as Calaveras County Search and Rescue, Calaveras Youth Mentoring program, Public Access TV, and many others. together with the Hstar team, we will be upgrading the network over the next year to enable greater speeds, enhanced reliability, and exciting new services such as superior-quality VoIP telephony.”

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The Calaveras County Board Is Back In Action...Watch The Live Webcast

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/23/2016 09:12 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors is back in action. Some of the agenda items are: Public Works recommends that the Board adopt the attached Proclamation recognizing and honoring Jim Turley, Administrative Service Officer II, for 13 years of distinguished public service in the Public Works Department. Receive a Report from the Board Chair, Department Heads, CalOES and FEMA Update on Butte Fire Recovery. Ratify the approval of a lease of the Huberty Building located at 7 Main St. San Andreas, CA to the Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce for a term of two (2) years beginning May 1, 2016 and ending April 30, 2018 for the Calaveras Business Resource Center with an annual rent of $1.00 per year for the term of the lease and the Public Benefit Finding.These and much, much more are on the full agenda which is enclosed...

Click Here To Watch The Meeting!
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Sequoia Woods Is Now Hiring! Apply Today!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/22/2016 08:00 PM
Arnold, CA...Sequoia Woods Country Club is Now Hiring! We are looking for regular, part-time staff to help us in our food and beverage outlets. There are openings for food servers, host persons, bus persons, bar and deli workers. We’d like to meet you if you’ve got some experience, are positive and upbeat. If you would enjoy working in a fun atmosphere, serving some of the best food and drink in the county and want to earn extra in-come, this may be just the place for you! Weekends, evenings and holidays required. Call or come pick up an application. Phone: 209-795-1000 ext. 8 Nancy or ext. 3 Bob. Physical address: 1000 Cypress Point Drive, Arnold (Blue Lake Springs subdivision) Email: info@ put “SWCC Jobs” in subject line.

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Mokelumne Wilderness Wildfire Being Managed for Resource Benefits

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/22/2016 07:48 PM
Bear Valley, CA...Firefighters from the Stanislaus National Forest are managing the Mokelumne Fire for multiple objectives including allowing fire to function in its natural role while also suppressing the fire where safe to do so. The Mokelumne Fire was caused by a lighting strike and started on August 19, 2016, in a remote area of the Mokelumne Wilderness on the Stanislaus National Forest. This slow-moving 147-acre fire is burning brush and trees in steep, rugged country with granite cliffs and outcroppings. This makes firefighting on the ground difficult and a concern for the safety of the firefighters. There are 34 personnel including one 10-person crew and a helicopter with the capacity to drop water currently assigned to this incident. Firefighters are using control strategies to manage the impacts and promote the ecological benefits.

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Fuel Your Summer Fun At Calaveras Lumber With $14.99 Propane Exchange Tanks

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/22/2016 01:38 PM
Angels Camp, CA...It is summer and grilling, camping & all your outdoor activities are in high gear. Calaveras Lumber in Angels Camp now has one of the lowest prices anywhere on propane exchange tanks. Simple, fast, safe & efficient. Stop by their home improvement store in Angels Camp and they will have you fueled up and ready to go in minutes. Of course while you are there yo might be tempted to pick up a few more things as well.

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Dogwood In Arnold Is Hiring

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/22/2016 12:31 PM
Arnold, CA...Dogwood Seasonal Cuisine In Cedar Center is Now Hiring!! The new dinner house in Arnold has had a great first summer and is looking to continue building a great team. Email resumes to

A Few Warm Sprinkles To Start Off The Week. Summer Returns Tomorrow

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/22/2016 12:06 PM
Arnold, CA...Today along the western slope of the northern Sierra Nevada Mother Nature brought a few showers to many areas along with a bit of cloud cover. Not to worry summer returns tomorrow. Today Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning...then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 67 to 82 higher elevations...80 to 88 lower elevations. Prevailing east winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Tonight Mostly clear. At higher elevations...a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 47 to 62 higher elevations...60 to 70 lower elevations. Prevailing southwest winds up to 10 mph shifting to the east after midnight.

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Local Smiles, Service & Savings From Sonora Ford! 18 Vehicles Under $15k This Week

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/22/2016 06:30 AM
Sonora, CA...We have a strong and committed sales staff with many years of experience satisfying our customers' needs. Feel free to browse our inventory online, request more information about vehicles, set up a test drive or inquire about financing!

For A Larger Version Of The Ad Click Here!

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New Melones Lake Marina Says "A Day At The Lake Restores The Soul"

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/11/2016 10:21 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The staff at New Melones Lake Marina welcomes everyone to come and celebrate the weekend with us! This weekend is a perfect time to relax, reflect, and spend time with friends and family. We have recently added several boats to our fleet to accommodate for busy weekends

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SNAC Sponsors Plug Ugly Disc Golf Tourney!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/11/2016 09:05 PM
San Andreas, CA...Don't miss the SNAC Sponsored Grand Opening Tournament for Calaveras County's newest Disc Golf Course, Saturday, September 10th in San Andreas! Come check out this new course and the 18 tone poles painted by local artists and fellow disc golfers. It's a great deal, so Pre-Register now! Space is limited to 72 players.
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Is The Time Finally Right To Build Your Dream Home? Cedar Ridge Has Your Lots Ready! Video Interview With Jon Ellis (Updated Plot Map...Get Your Lot Before They Are Gone!)

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/20/2016 10:08 AM
Arnold, CA...Since 1990 Jon Ellis has had a dream of a great, upscale, custom home community on the beautiful 180 acre Cedar Ridge property. He and his wife Anne have kept pursuing this dream against what have at times been significant odds. Their patience, perseverance and faith have paid off. The property is a former Boy Scout Camp that at times played host to 10,000 young Scouts at a time. That has given way to wide, mostly level streets, underground utilities including electric, water, sewer & more. If you are looking for a mountain lot that is ready for your home these are ready and construction could begin within weeks....

Additional Photos And Map Enclosed. Video Interview Is Below

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Turner’s Wild West, The Best Smelling Store In The Mother Lode! ~Video Overview By Jim Turner

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2015 12:41 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Below is a video overview of the great Turner's Wild West store in historic downtown Angels Camp. They also have everything you need to get your work boots ready for summer with oil, new laces and more. Of course if you need new work boots they carry the best brands and have expert advice.

Traffic Update....Motorcycle Down On Hwy 108 & Leland Meadow Rd

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2016 04:08 PM
Strawberry, CA...CHP is reporting a motorcycle down and a male laying in the roadway near Hwy 108 & Leland Meadow Road. Some reports have the male as unresponsive. Let's pray that his status changes. Please use caution and expect delays in the area...


Traffic Update....Minor Injury Collision on Hwy 108 & Head On Collision on Hwy 120

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2016 02:50 PM
Groveland, CA...CHP is reporting a head on collision on Hwy 120 about 20 miles from YNP Entrance. Emergency crews are also working a minor injury Toyota off the roadway incident on Hwy 108 near Yosemite Junction

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Traffic Update....SUV Rollover On Calaveritas Road....Man Taking Selfies

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2016 01:05 PM
San Andreas, CA....CHP is reporting a rollover SUV collision near Calaveritas & Edgewood. Major damage to vehicle but on wheels. A male is reportedly out of vehicle taking pictures. Let's be careful out there...

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United States Condemns Bombing in Gaziantep, Turkey

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2016 11:36 AM
Washington, DC...The United States strongly condemns yesterday’s heinous attack on a wedding party in Gaziantep. We extend heartfelt condolences to the friends and families of the victims and we wish a full and speedy recovery for the many who were wounded. We stand by our ally and partner Turkey and reaffirm our commitment to defeating the common threat of terrorism.


Traffic Update....Collision On Hwy 49 & Tuttletown Road

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2016 09:41 AM
Tuttletown, CA...CHP is reporting a collision between a sedan and van near Hwy 49 and Tuttletown Road. There are possible injuries. Please use caution in the area....

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Market At The Square Is Every Sunday From 10 - 3!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2016 09:30 AM
Copperopolis, CA...Head on our to Market at The Square 10-3pm today! Farm fresh fruits and veggies, Gourmet Cheeses, Hummus, Nuts, Assorted Crafts, and more! Market At The Square runs 10-3pm every Sunday through October! For new vendor info please contact Kim at or 209.785.9700. We would love to have you!

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Presidential Weekly Address: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/20/2016 01:03 PM
Martha's Vineyard, MA...Hi everybody. Earlier this summer, Michelle, Malia, Sasha and I headed west—to the national parks at Carlsbad Caverns and Yosemite. And I’ve got to say, it was a breath of fresh air. We explored hundreds of feet underground, standing beneath dripping stalactites in New Mexico. We hiked up a misty trail next to a waterfall in California. And I even took a few pictures of my own – not bad, right?

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There's a New Neighborhood in the Neighborhood! The Gallery At Greenhorn Creek Opens Today!!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/20/2016 10:15 AM
Angels Camp, CA...Greenhorn Creek's newest community, The Gallery, makes its debut with a Grand Opening celebration on August 20th. Come join the fun and tour our beautiful new model homes.


The 2016 Arnold Arts, Music, Wine and Adventure Festival

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/18/2016 02:14 PM
Arnold, CA...Greater Arnold Business Association with Arts & Adventure presents the 11th Annual Arnold Art, Music, Wine & Adventure Festival on Saturday, August 20, at Cedar Center (The Hub) in downtown Arnold. Directions are easy – go East on Highway 4 through Arnold until you come to El Dorado Savings Bank on the left. Turn left onto Oak Circle. The park is between Hwy 4 and Oak Circle. There is no entrance charge. Cedar Center offers a grassy, shady area, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets and beat the heat!

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Copper Concerts Opens 2016 Season Locked & Loaded

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/18/2016 12:23 PM
Copperopolis, CA...We've decided to go a little bit Country this Summer!!   Opening up for our six week Free Copper Concert Series, Locked N Loaded is Northern California's premier Country Cover Band!   The band features an authentic Nashville sound complete with Steel Guitar, Lead Guitar and outstanding vocal harmonies from their two male lead singers, giving them the vocal range to cover nearly all styles. They have carefully chosen their songlist based on requests. They play the country chart toppers, from the AM Radio Gold hits of the 60’s-70’s to Prime Country Classics of the 80’s-90’s to today’s Modern Country Hits.

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Calaveras Big Trees Annual Family Day Is Saturday, August 20

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/18/2016 09:20 AM
Arnold, CA...The Big Calaveras Big Trees Annual Family Day is Saturday, August 20, 2016 – 10 AM – 4 PM. Family Day is put on as a “thank you” to the community and other supporters of CBTA and the Park. The day is filled with nature related activities, exhibits, carriage rides, food, face painting and fun.

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Murphys Nursery Open House & Summer Sale Is August 20th

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/12/2016 09:20 AM
Murphys, CA...Murphys Nursery Open House & Summer Sale Is August 20th! Don't Miss It!

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Muphys 9 Golf Course, Great Golf, Great Setting & Great Value! Rounds Starting At $11 Per Round

Posted by: thepinetree on 05/28/2016 07:20 AM
Murphys, CA...Come Enjoy the Murphys 9 Golf Course in Forest Meadows. When you come play the Murphys 9 Golf Course, you will enjoy some of the best golf and the best golf value in the area. This Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course offers golfers of all abilities a day they will not soon forget, with fairways set deep in the quiet of giant pines, great oaks, and towering cedars, as well as some that play across High Meadowland. Whether you are aiming to improve your game, or simply indulge in a day of Murphys golf, our course is excellent for you. Our idyllic settings will let you step away from life for a little while and focus on your golf passion. You will be able to test your skill set with our long fairways, multiple water hazards and strategically placed sand traps. Immediately after your round of golf, you will be eager to come back and play more.

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Watch a Movie This Week at the Best Theatre in the Mother Lode...Angels Six Theatres!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/19/2016 06:45 PM
Angels Camp, CA...Angels 6 Theatres in historic Angels Camp is the best place to see a movie in the Mother Lode. Click Below for full schedule.

Check Out the Latest Movies at Angels 6 Theatres Above!

Beautiful Cabin At 26 Schimke Rd In Bear Valley

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/19/2016 06:37 PM
Bear Valley, CA...Spectacular cabin designed by noted San Francisco architect Donald MacDonald. Sturdy construction, impeccably maintained and periodic improvements by DB3 Construction. Stylish 1 bedroom/1bath with soaring loft and dynamic living area, create a showpiece Bear Valley cabin. Ample concrete finished storage area under home includes snow machine storage with roll up door and custom automated wood waiter to deliver your fire wood to the heated mudroom. Great location and access.

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Traffic Update...Hwy 108 Back Open After Major Injury Collision

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/19/2016 05:56 PM
Jamestown, CA...CHP is reporting that Hwy 108 near the Hwy 120 intersection is now completely back open after an earlier big rig vs vehicle collision that sent tow children to the hospital. Please be careful out there...

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Traffic Update....Big Rig Accident Blocking Hwy 108

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/19/2016 03:15 PM
Jamestown, CA....CHP is reporting a big rig collision blocking lanes on Hwy 108 Near Chinese Camp. Multiple vehicles and multiple injuries. Please use caution and expect delays in the area...
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"Dyemusica" Live At Bistro Espresso Tonight! Don't Miss It!!

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/19/2016 01:36 PM
Arnold, CA..."DYEMUSICA" LIVE at the BISTRO ESPRESSO! FRIDAY NIGHT!   tell your friends, join us for dancing and good times! Beer and Wine, ice cream and food! $5 cover! — atBistro Espresso.


Founding President Of Mark Twain Medical Center Foundation, Doris Murphy Barger, Passes Away At 93

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/19/2016 12:51 PM
Murphys, CA...Doris Murphy Barger passed away peacefully on August 19, 2016 at the age of 93. She departed this world in the manner she lived her life – with strength, grace and dignity. She was a remarkable woman who lived a wonderful life. A devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she is survived by her two sons Walter (Gretchen) and Stephen (Mary);, her four grandchildren Kimberly Durand (Mike), Krissy Clark (Doug), Sarah Ranney (Mike) and Benjamin Barger; and four great-grandchildren. Her beloved husband Richard preceded her in death. They met at age 9 as both families had summer cabins on the American River. Dick would rent Doris’ horse and they fell in love ten years later while both were at Stanford University.

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Pinnell's Carpet One Voted Best In The Mother Lode!

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/30/2016 08:23 AM
Angels Camp & Sonora, CA...“Do any of these faces look familiar?! 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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Daniel F. Talbot Dr. Dan the Molarman 1936 - 2016 (Update...Services Today August 19th)

Posted by: thepinetree on 06/13/2016 12:39 PM
Arnold, CA...It is with great emotion that we announce the death of Daniel F. Talbot. Dr. Dan the Molarman went home to be with Jesus on a beautiful sunny morning—May 31, 2016. Born in Beaumont, CA in 1936, Dan recently celebrated his 80th birthday. Known by his loved ones as: Dan, DT, Dr. Dan, Dr. Talbot, Dad, Papa Daniel, Molarman, and Great Pa, he will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife Billie, sister Sandra, four children and their spouses, nine grandchildren and their spouses, and three great grandchildren.

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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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  5. Rim Fire Reforestation Record of Decision Signed
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  10. Hawaiian-Themed Dinner Dance To Raise Funds To Maintain Murphys Park
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  12. Calaveras Community Foundation Receives Donation from Pacific Gas and Electric Company
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  17. Minor Injuries For Angels Camp Man In Hwy 4 Rollover
  18. Drop the Drugs Events Are Going On Now, August 17 4pm-8pm
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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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