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Thursday, Jul 27
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
04:00 PM Make Plans To Attend The Career Fair On July 27th
05:00 PM Murphys "Classic Car Night"
06:30 PM CHP San Andreas Hosts Teen Driving Class
All Day Over the River and Through the Woods
07:00 PM Detwiler Fire Community Meeting on July 27th in Greeley Hill
07:00 PM Symphony Opening Night: Haydn & Spohr Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Friday, Jul 28
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
08:00 AM ART Camp for Kids@Angels Camp Museum
All Day Over the River and Through the Woods
07:00 PM Music At Bistro Espresso
Saturday, Jul 29
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
08:00 AM West Point CERT Rummage Sale
10:00 AM Independence Hall Needs Your Stuff! Accepting Donations Every Saturday!!
06:00 PM “Flight Night” at Tanner Vineyards Saturdays, June 24 – September 2
06:30 PM GABA Concert Series Live Music In Arnold
All Day Over the River and Through the Woods
Sunday, Jul 30
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
10:00 AM The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October
Until 02:00 PM Over the River and Through the Woods
Monday, Jul 31
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
Tuesday, Aug 1
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
04:30 PM Freedom From Smoking Class Begins in July
Wednesday, Aug 2
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
All Day Overeaters Anonymous meeting
06:00 PM Want to Have a Positive Impact on a Young Person?
06:30 PM Calaveras County Arts Council is Proud to Present the 26th Annual Music in the Parks Series of Conce
Thursday, Aug 3
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
10:00 AM Summertime Tours
10:00 AM Summertime Tours At Angels Camp Museum
Friday, Aug 4
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
All Day Mariposa Relief Drop Event - Jackson on August 4 - 6
07:00 PM Don't Miss The "First Fridays" Dinner Show With Jill Warren At Sequoia Woods
07:00 PM Music At Bistro Espresso
Saturday, Aug 5
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
All Day Mariposa Relief Drop Event - Jackson on August 4 - 6
04:00 PM Calaveras Wine, Cheese, & Olive Festival
04:00 PM Calaveras Wine Cheese and Olive Festival
06:00 PM “Flight Night” at Tanner Vineyards Saturdays, June 24 – September 2
06:30 PM GABA Concert Series Live Music In Arnold
Sunday, Aug 6
All Day Bear Valley Music Festival July 21 - August 6, 2017
All Day Mariposa Relief Drop Event - Jackson on August 4 - 6
10:00 AM The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October
Monday, Aug 7
10:45 AM Sierra Grief Support Groups
Tuesday, Aug 8
10:00 AM Marisolio Tasting Bar - Fermenting Frenzy Cooking Class
10:00 AM Calaveras Genealogy Society Monthly Meeting
04:30 PM Freedom From Smoking Class Begins in July
07:00 PM History of Irish and Scottish tartans and kilts discussed at Aug. 8 Murphys program
Wednesday, Aug 9
All Day Overeaters Anonymous meeting
06:30 PM Calaveras County Arts Council is Proud to Present the 26th Annual Music in the Parks Series of Conce

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Make Plans To Attend The Career Fair On July 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 11:35 AM
San Andreas, CA...Join Us for a Career Fair sponsored by Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce, Mother Lode Job Training and Dignity Health Mark Twain Medical Center. For More Information, contact Human Resources at 209-754-2699

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Hematologist / Oncologist Joins Adventist Health Sonora Cancer Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 03:45 PM
Sonora, CA...Adventist Health Sonora welcomes Yousef Khelfa, M.D., doctor of hematology and oncology and fellow of the American College of Physicians. He arrives here after having completed the Marshall University School of Medicine’s Hematology/Oncology fellowship program at the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center at Cabell Huntington Hospital in West Virginia.


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Symphony Opening Night: Haydn & Spohr Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 03:24 PM
Bear Valley, CA...Maestro Michael Morgan leads the Bear Valley Orchestra in Louis Spohr’s exhilarating Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra featuring the award-winning THALEA STRING QUARTET and Franz Haydn’s Symphony No. 101 known as “The Clock.”



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Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Advanced Manufacturing Scholarships to Two Calaveras High School (CHS) Students

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 02:56 PM
San Andreas, CA...During CHS award ceremonies, Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) presented Advanced Manufacturing Scholarships to CHS students, Dylan Rose and Marshall Biondi. Each received a $2,000 scholarship to begin their college studies in the Advanced Manufacturing field.


L-R, Dylan Rose and Marshall Biondi, Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship Winners for 2017
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No Injuries When Plane Skids Off Runway at Rasmussen Field

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 02:40 PM
San Andreas, CA...Shortly before 1pm a plane skidded off the runway and the pilot was able to get out without injures. (At least to the pilot) Any incident that involves a plane and ends without injuries we will count as a win. Emergency personnel on scene...



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The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 12:01 PM
Copperopolis, CA...The Farmers Market at the Square is back starting this Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm. With loads of fresh produce and plenty of vendors, Sundays are a great day to stock up for the week for fresh culinary experiences.

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Arnold Home Lost to Fire Last Night Some Extension into Vegetation

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 08:44 AM
Arnold, CA...Firefighters worked Last night to control a structure fire that destroyed a home and keep from spreading into vegetation off of Campo Seco in the Arnold area. We touched bases with Ebbetts Pass Fire District and thankfully there were no injuries but the residents were displaced. Great job firefighters as this one definitely had potential to spread into the surrounding area...




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2nd Annual Red Dirt & Gold Dust Music Fest returns to the Mother Lode Five national bands to be showcased at all-day event

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 08:10 AM
ANGELS CAMP, CA – Grab a cowboy hat and low-back lawn chair or blanket and settle under the shade of heritage oaks at the 2nd Annual Red Dirt and Gold Dust Music Fest, Saturday, August 19th at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds. “This is going to be an incredible day -- five bands playing the best of Red Dirt music – southern rock, Americana, bluegrass, outlaw country and good ol’ country – it’s all part of Red Dirt music," said Jeremy Leonard, owner of Whiskey Slide Productions, LLC, in Angels Camp.

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Mornings with the One Percent Hour Three Replay

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/27/2017 07:02 AM
Arnold, CA...Starting yesterday we are making at least some of our Mornings with the One Percent show available for replay. This morning was our first foray into doing it as a live remote. Larry Geiger was generous enough to allow us to use his great venue as a test bed. Bistro has evolved over the last decade to become a weekend entertainment draw as well as a morning and daytime coffee & food destination for many in the area...




Fire Update....Structure Fire With Extension Into Vegetation In Arnold Area

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 10:03 PM
Arnold, CA...Firefighters are working a structure with some extension into vegetation off of Campo Seco in the Arnold area. Please use caution in the area... Update as or 10:17pm...just went on scene and there was some evacuation warnings to adjacent homes but flame output is decreasing and they should have this one stopped in a few min. Firefighters will be on scene throughout the night


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Calaveras County Board of Supervisors Video For July 25th, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 09:34 PM
San Andreas, CA...Calaveras County Board of Supervisors Video For July 25th, 2017.



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Detwiler Fire Community Meeting on July 27th in Greeley Hill

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 08:28 PM
Greeley Hill, CA...CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 4, the Mariposa County Sherriff’s Office and additional cooperating agencies on the Detwiler Fire will be hosting a community meeting in Greeley Hill. Representatives from the agencies managing the incident will provide an operational briefing and be available for questions. Please arrive early as the meeting will start promptly at 7:00 p.m. If you have questions about the meeting or the fire, please call the Fire Information Line at 844 (MMU)-FIRE OR 844-668-3473.


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Angels Food & Sierra Hills Markets Weekly Specials Through August 1st

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 08:07 PM
Angels Camp & Murphys, CA...For the best Deli Sandwiches in Calaveras County, come on in and treat yourself to the tastiest and freshest 'made with love' deli sandwiches around. Angels Food Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7331 Or You may call your order in to 209.736.4243 ext 14. Sierra Hills Market Deli, Text your order to 209.753.7115 Or You may call your order in to 209.728.3402 ext 305. Sierra Hills, Angels Food & Sierra Hills Natural Food Markets have been part of the Calaveras community since 1935. High Quality, Great Customer Service and Great Hometown Prices. "We are dedicated to providing the best to our customers. " - Mike Croshaw Wishing you Good Times & Good Cheer. Sierra Hills Market 209-728-3402 Angels Food Market 209-736-4243 Shop Local * Buy Local * Go Local

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Click Above For Their Weekly Savings. Sierra Hills Market 209.728.3402, 117 Highway 4, Murphys. Lila and Sage Catering and Cakes 209.728.2604. Angels Food Market 209.736.4243. 396 North Main Street, Angels Camp. Save 10% When you buy 4 or more bottles of liquor or wine. Remember we already have the best prices on liquor and the biggest local wine selection.
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Congressman Steve Scalise Released from Hospital & Begins Intensive Inpatient Rehabilitation

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 07:25 PM
Washington, DC...MedStar Washington Hospital Center provided the following update on the transfer of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise to an inpatient rehabilitation center on behalf of the Scalise family: "Congressman Steve Scalise has made excellent progress in his recovery from a life-threatening gunshot wound six weeks ago. Yesterday, he was discharged from MedStar Washington Hospital Center and is now beginning a period of intensive inpatient rehabilitation. He is in good spirits and is looking forward to his return to work once he completes rehabilitation. He and his family are grateful for the care he received from the trauma team as well as the other doctors, nurses, and staff of MedStar Washington Hospital Center. The family also appreciates the outpouring of prayers and support during this time."

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The Journey of an ASD Diagnosis

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 07:06 PM
Murphys, CA...Have you ever received a medical diagnosis that shook you to the core? Well then you know that often you must go through several stages before you come to some peace of mind or at least some resolution. This is often what goes on with a family who has just received a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder [ASD]. Although each family member may react differently, many will initially feel disbelief, sadness, a feeling of loss and worry. Although the diagnosis can often bring a sense of relief because now there is a reason for your child’s difficulties, it is usually also overwhelming.

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Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Specials Through August 1st

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 06:55 PM
Arnold, CA...Big Trees Market Weekly Ad & Specials Through August 1st. Great hometown specials from your locally owned Big Trees Market.


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Foxcomm To Build Manufacturing Facility in Wisconsin, Invest $10 Billion & Create up to 13,000 Jobs

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 03:24 PM
Washington, DC...From the Whitehouse..."Today, President Donald J. Trump and the Office of American Innovation welcomed Foxconn to the White House for a technology manufacturing initiative announcement in the East Room. Today’s announcement is one that will bring thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in investments to America. Foxconn, a world leader in manufacturing for computers, communications, and consumer electronics, will build a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility for the production of LCD panel products in southern Wisconsin. This $10 billion investment will create thousands of new American jobs. The construction of this facility represents a major advancement in regaining America’s place in advanced electronics manufacturing.

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What’s Happening in Murphys this Week Through August 1, 2017

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 09:19 AM
Murphys, CA...Try out the Saturday Hopper bus service running between Valley Springs and Arnold with stops in Murphys! Saturdays in Murphys - Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Murphys are available at no charge (donations gratefully accepted) on Saturday mornings at 10am leaving from the Old Timers Museum. Please contact Jo Sanders at 209-728-3072 to confirm dates and times or make arrangements for large groups. July 26, 2017 – Live Music at Murphys Irish Pub – Travis Brooks from 7-10pm. July 26, 2017 – Milliaire Local’s Night - Join us from 5:30 to 8pm for live music by The Experimentalist and food by La Esperanza Taco Truck. Select bottles of wine will be half price. You don’t have to be a local to hang out, but you will feel like one before you leave! July 26, 2017 – Weekly Photography Program at Big Trees State Park - Each week focuses on a different theme, and for 2017 we are expanding to include different areas of the park. The location where to meet at 9am is given for each Wednesday on the schedule. Click Here to Download Class Schedule - Call 209-795-7980 for more information. July 26, 2017 – Nicholas Lefler at Rob’s Place - Enjoy the music of Nicholas Leffler along with dinner or appetizers every Wednesday from 6-8pm May through September at Rob's Place. Call 209-813-7003 for reservations.

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Music in the Parks presents The Highlife Band Rail Road Flat Elementary School Rail Road Flat July 26, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 08:22 AM
Rail Road Flat, CA...Rail Road Flat Elementary School in Rail Road Flat will go global on July 26 with the Highlife Band, an authentic and unique world Reggae music band from Seattle, Washington. Rhythms from the French Caribbean and West Africa are combined with Jamaican rockers, bif-baf, steppers, one-drop, and dancehall reggae traditions. Bring your best moves!

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Mornings with the One Percent!

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/26/2017 06:53 AM


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Walk on Water with Hobie Mirage Eclipse!! Get your Standup Leg Powered SUP at SNAC!

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 10:58 PM
Arnold, CA...We had the pleasure to get a Hobie Mirage Eclipse demonstration from SNAC Arnold's Max McCormick! Enjoy your time on the water with this fast, fun, human powered watercraft. They are perfect for Fun & Fitness. They are in stock now are ready for the lake!!



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Make Plans To Attend The Career Fair On July 27th

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 10:36 PM
San Andreas, CA...Join Us for a Career Fair sponsored by Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce, Mother Lode Job Training and Dignity Health Mark Twain Medical Center. For More Information, contact Human Resources at 209-754-2699

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Senator McCain Floor Statement on Need for Bipartisanship

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 07:15 PM
Washington, D.C....U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) today delivered the following remarks on the floor of the U.S. Senate: “Mr. President: “I’ve stood in this place many times and addressed as president many presiding officers. I have been so addressed when I have sat in that chair, as close as I will ever be to a presidency. It is an honorific we’re almost indifferent to, isn’t it. In truth, presiding over the Senate can be a nuisance, a bit of a ceremonial bore, and it is usually relegated to the more junior members of the majority.


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Summertime Tours At Angels Camp Museum

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 03:52 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Camp Museum, the premier local history museum in Northern California, is pleased to invite you to docent-led summertime tours for the entire month of August! Bring family and friends for a guided tour of the museum's spectacular collections of wagons and carriages. Our knowledgeable docents are happy to tell you all about the gold country history of Angels Camp and the Mother Lode region. You can also view two steam traction engines and exhibits highlighting mining equipment such as an overshot water-wheel in its original location, a hydraulic monitor, drills, ore cars and even a working model of a famous stamp mill.

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Traffic Update....Motorcycle Down on Hwy 49 South of Angels Camp

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 03:41 PM
Angels Camp, CA...CHP is reporting a motorcycle down on Hwy 49 south of Angels Camp. Please use caution in the area...

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The CCWD Board Will be Back in Action Tomorrow

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 03:36 PM
San Andreas, CA...The CCWD Board will be back in action tomorrow. Their full agenda is enclosed....

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Make Plans For Phantom of the Opera at Ironstone on October 28th

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 03:14 PM
Murphys, CA...Ironstone Vineyards is announcing our Silent Movie Night, featuring the 1925 film The Phantom of the Opera. A favorite annual event among our guests, which offers family fun and a unique movie night. The film is shown on a large screen in the Ironstone Vineyards Music Room. The show will feature live music by organist Dave Moreno on the Robert Morton Theatre Pipe Organ accompanied with live vocals by Linda Small.

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Traffic & Fire Update....Vehicle Collision Sparks 5 Acres Grass Fire off of Hwy 26

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 02:43 PM
Jenny Lind, CA...CHP is reporting and firefighters are working what at last reporting was a 5 acre grass fire near Hwy 26 & Wimer. Please use caution in the area....

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Sierra Repertory Theatre Recipient of Irving J. Symons Community Impact Award

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 02:27 PM
Sonora, CA...The Sonora Area Foundation has announced Sierra Repertory Theatre as recipient of the 2017 Irving J. Symons Community Impact Award, an honor this year accompanied by a grant of $40,000. The award is presented by the Irving J. Symons Foundation for Tuolumne County, a supporting organization of the Sonora Area Foundation.

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Governor Brown Signs Climate Bill to Extend Cap & Trade Program

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 01:01 PM
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. was joined former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia and dozens of local, environmental and business leaders on Treasure Island to sign AB 398, a bipartisan bill that strengthens and extends the state's world-leading cap-and-trade program by 10 years.


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The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors are Back in Action Today...Live Webcast Starting Now

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 08:58 AM
San Andreas, CA...The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors are back in action today. The Blagen Road Bridge and much more are on the agenda that is enclosed....


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Mornings with the One Percent! (Back to Board of Supervisors) New Stories are below

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/25/2017 07:04 AM
Arnold, CA...(We are currently back to the Calaveras Board of Supervisors Meeting Live at this time. Except when they go on break and then we will switch back to Senate healthcare debate) The Board is on lunch break and will return at 1:30pm. As we get a bit better at using our new streaming infrastructure we are now streaming the Calaveras Board of Supervisors meeting through our servers as well. It should play on the player below and also on the handheld link below that. On the Blagen Road Bridge...that item was approved and local contractor KW Emerson will be doing the installation and should be in place by Aug 16th.



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CAL-FIRE Cancels Greeley Hill Town Hall Because of Fire Activity on North Flank of Detwiler Fire

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 09:23 PM
Greeley Hill, CA...The Detwiler fire is now at 78,900 acres and 65% contained While the containment number rising is a good thing almost all of the burned acreage jumps have been on the northern edges of the fire. Even as most of the news from the Detwiler Fire is good there have been some troubling developments on the northern end of the fire. If you look at the map below all of the dark edges of the map are on the southern flank closer to Mariposa. The red or still burning sections of the fire are mostly on the northern end of the fire. What has concerned us from the start of watching this fire is that northern edge. For those of you familiar with that area there is a 500ft to 1,t00 elevation change in a very short distance. The elevation of Coulterville is 1,699 and the elevation of Greeley Hill is 3,153. In general the Rim Fire burned predominately on the eastern side of Hwy 120 on it's northern flanks. So there is lots of heavy fuel and lots of uphill runs the fire can make in the areas closer to us. They will get this fire but she still unfortunately has more destructive life in her yet. Tragically this area is at least physiologically in the Rim Fire burn scar shadow. For those affected the scars from the Rim Fire are being opened up again South of Groveland.



Click above for the detailed Incident Action Plan which may be of deep interest to those on the northern edge of this fire still in search of fuel.
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Senator John McCain to Return to The United States Senate Tomorrow

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 08:01 PM
Washington, D.C...The office of Senator John McCain (R-AZ) released the following statement today: “Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States Senate tomorrow to continue working on important legislation, including health care reform, the National Defense Authorization Act, and new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea.”

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Traffic Update...Collision on Camanche Road, Medi-Flight on Order

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 06:34 PM
Ione, CA...CHP is reporting a truck vs sedan on Camanche Road. Please use caution in the area...

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Investment Literacy Happy Hour for Butte Fire Victims on July 25th

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 05:09 PM
Mountain Ranch, CA...Complimentary Beer, Wine, Soft Drinks and Appetizers served while we learn about financial planning and investments. For victims of the Butte Fire, PG&E settlements are a tremendous opportunity to rebuild their lives. But they also come with great responsibility if they're to truly change victims' lives permanently.

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July 24th Update Cici Found Deceased....Angels Camp Resident Arrested for Animal Cruelty, Animal Neglect, Theft of an Animal, and Conspiracy

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 05:05 PM
Angels Camp, CA...****UPDATE****07/24/2017...CORRECTION FROM OUR UPDATE ON 07/23/17: On 07/22/17 canines Coco and Casper were reunited with the owner/victim, and Cici is the name of the third missing dog. On 07-24-17, at approximately 8:25 AM, the Angels Camp Police Department was contacted by a local utility company employee that wishes to remain anonymous at this time. He advised that he located what he believed to be the remains of the third missing dog from this case, and offered to take police to the location of the remains. The reporting party advised that he initially found the remains on either July 3rd or 4th, 2017, and did not realize they were associated with this case until seeing one of the missing dog flyers that was posted at the Sierra Hills Market in Murphys, over the last weekend.

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CCWD Pipeline Replacement on Hautly Lane in Rancho

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 04:47 PM
Rancho Calaveras, CA...Calaveras County Water District crews will begin replacing 500 feet of aging water pipeline on Hautly Lane from its intersection with Siegle Street to the road’s eastern end this week, which will cause minor traffic delays in the area through the middle of August. This project is part of the District’s commitment to replace thousands of feet of aging water distribution pipeline in the Rancho Calaveras area this summer.

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Waterline Construction Continues in Arnold Area...Heading Towards Cedar Center

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 04:38 PM
Arnold, CA...July 24-28: Construction crews will complete the tie-in of a new section of pipeline into the main water distribution system on Blagen Road, which could cause minor traffic delays in the area on Monday July 24. On July 25, crews will begin trenching and installation of new pipeline near the cabinet shop at the corner of Willow Street and Sequoia Road heading toward Cedar Center.

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26 Year Old Pioneer Man Loses Life in Early Morning Hwy 49 Collision

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 03:59 PM
Sutter Creek, CA...At 6:27am this morning a 26 year old Pioneer man was driving his 2005 Infinity G35x northboud on Hwy 49, north of Valley View Road at an unknown rate of speed. A 70 year old Plymouth man was driving his 2005 Chevy 3500 southbound on Hwy 49 at 60 mph. For an unknown reason the Pioneer man drover over the solid yellow lines and into the southbound lanes and into the path of the Plymouth man's 2005 Chevy.

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Lathrop Man Sustains Injuries in Collision with Barbed Wire Fence and Tree

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 03:41 PM
Copperopolis, CA...A 51 year old Lathrop man was driving his Nissan southbound on O'Byrnes Ferry, north of Black Creek Drive at approximately 65 mph. For unknown reasons, he drove it off of the roadway and down a dirt embankment where he collided with a barbed wire fence and tree.

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Modesto Girl Taken to UC Davis Medical Center After Being Run Over At Lake Camanche

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 03:28 PM
Valley Springs, CA...A 21 year old Stockton man was driving a 2011 Chevy Silverado in a northerly direciton in the Eucalyptus Day Use area at South Shore Lake Camanche. He wa traveling at approximately 4 mph when a 4 year old Modesto girl walked directly in front of the Chevy. The right front wheel of the Chevy traveled over the young girl. She was flown to UC Davis Medical Center with moderate injuries.

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Ian Graham Renner M.D., 79, Died Peacefully on July 19th, 2017 of Complications from Prostate Cancer.

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 02:44 PM
Murphys, CA...Ian was born on June 26th, 1938 in Christchurch, New Zealand. He was the loving son of Frederick Renner and Ruth Dear – Renner. Ian was an internationally renowned gastroenterologist and an accomplished scholar. After completing undergraduate studies in physics and mathematics at Christchurch University in Christchurch, New Zealand, he went on to obtain a medical degree from Otago University in Dunedin, New Zealand. Upon completing a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Gastroenterology, he dedicated both his clinical and research efforts to the development and advancement of complex endoscopic procedures to treat diseases of the liver and pancreas, with a particular interest in the treatment of cancer.

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Attempted Murder Charges In Sonora for 71 Year Old Man

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 01:16 PM
Sonora, CA...A 71-year-old man has been arrested for attempted murder charges after trying to run his neighbor over, following an argument. On Friday evening, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Tamarron Mobile Home Park on Mono Way in Sonora for a report of a vehicle driving into a home. Following an investigation and after speaking to witnesses on scene, Deputies learned 71-year-old Wayne Whitney went to his neighbor’s home and after a brief argument, got in his car and drove the vehicle into the man several times pinning him against his home.

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Parolee at Large Captured in Sonora.

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 12:45 PM
Sonora, CA...A traffic stop was conducted early Friday morning on a gray Honda Accord for speeding. The Honda turned into the Wal-Mart parking lot and when it came to a stop, a man jumped out and started running towards the Applebee's restaurant. The Deputy notified additional units in the area and then contacted 25-year-old driver Jenna Caples and 32-year-old passenger, Joshua Caudill. The pair gave deputies a false name of the man who fled from the car and claimed they had just met him.

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On July 24th, 1969 Apollo 11 Safely Splashed Down. My Six Year Old Self Thanks All of Those in the Apollo Programs! ~ John Hamilton

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 12:29 PM
Houston, TX....The following is a little something we prepared for our morning show. "On July 24th, 1969, 48 years ago today, a collective sigh of relief, triumph cheers and more rang out through Mission Control and around the world as Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin & Michael Collins splashed safely down in the Pacific. With their safe return to earth after making man's first steps on the moon Armstong's famous words "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." could safely enter American & World History.






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Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows Tonight at Ironstone

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 09:50 AM
Murphys, CA...Matchbox Twenty has sold over 30 million records worldwide, and earned countless accolades, including five GRAMMY® nominations, four American Music Award nods, and the 2004 People’s Choice Award for “Favorite Musical Group.” This year marks the 20th anniversary of their Diamond-certified debut album Yourself or Someone Like You – which included Top 40 singles “Push,” “3AM” & more. Furthermore, Rob Thomas has proven one of the most highly decorated artists of recent years, receiving three GRAMMY® Awards, 11 BMI Awards, the first ever Songwriters Hall of Fame Hal David Starlight Award, and two Billboard “Songwriter of the Year” honors for both his chart-topping solo work as well as collaborations with such legends as Santana, Mick Jagger, and Willie Nelson. Thomas’ collaboration with Carlos Santana on “Smooth” was also named the #2 “Most Popular Song Ever” on Billboard’s list of the “100 Most Popular Songs Behind ‘The Twist.’” He was also named to Billboard’s “Top 20 List of Hot 100 Songwriters 2000-2011” at #5, and was the top ranking artist/songwriter on the list.


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Red Cross Announces Move to Assist Mariposa Residents Located in Oakhurst

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 09:20 AM
Mariposa, CA...July 23, 2017 – The Detwiler Fire forced mandatory evacuations for the entire population of Mariposa, Calif. The remaining residents displaced by the fire are staying in shelters in located in Oakhurst, Calif., approximately 30 miles away. Mandatory evacuation orders for Mariposa have been lifted, and the Red Cross is consolidating sheltering operation and transitioning affected residents closer to their supportive community to the shelter located at Mariposa Elementary School.

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Detwiler Fire Update, 75,500 acres, 50% Contained, 63 Residences Destroyed, 1 Commercial Building Lost, 67 Minor Structures Burned, 13 Residences Damaged and 8 Minor Structures Damaged, 4,756 Personnel Working Fire.

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 08:25 AM
Mariposa, CA...Last night firefighters continued to complete and improve direct and secondary fire lines. Fire still making minimal uphill runs in tall grass and chaparral. There have been several minor changes to evacuation orders and road closures (please see full list below). Weather is expected to remain above 100 degrees with low humidity. We ask the public to exercise caution and remember that, “One Less Spark-One Less Wildfire”. We ask for the public to heed all evacuation orders and warnings. For information about how to prepare for evacuation please visit: www.ReadyForWildfire.org.

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Traffic Update....Collision Near Hwy 26 & Silver Rapids

Posted by: thepinetree on 07/24/2017 08:13 AM
Valley Springs, CA...CHP is working a collision near Hwy 26 & Silver Rapids. Please use caution in the area.

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