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New fire restrictions have been released for those looking to visit Bureau of Land Management (BLM) land in the Mother Lode, BLM’s Central California District announced in a press release Friday.

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In the wake of months spent teaching remotely and navigating through COVID-19 guidance from the state, schools across Calaveras County have begun reopening their campuses under various models – each one unique in its approach to achieving a safe yet practical learning environment.

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High winds and dangerous fire conditions resulted in power outages for 345,000 Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) customers across the state beginning Sunday, including 15,694 customers in Calaveras County.

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While Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) has reduced the scope of Sunday’s Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) from 466,000 total customers to 361,000 customers due to favorable changes in the weather forecast, about 15,700 customers in Calaveras County will likely lose power this afte…

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Due to a forecast calling for the highest winds and driest conditions of the season so far, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) has announced a possible Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) beginning Sunday for portions of 38 counties and 466,000 customers across Northern and Central Cal…

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Still planning to vote in person in Calaveras County? Keep reading for an overview of vote center locations and county services for this year’s Nov. 3 General Election.

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A statewide proposition on the ballot would change the way commercial and industrial properties are taxed, with the potential of accumulating $6.5 billion to $11.5 billion for local governments and schools in California.

Destination Angels Camp (DAC) and the Angels Camp Business Association (ACBA) hosted a forum Thursday evening spotlighting the five candidates vying for three seats on the Angels Camp City Council. A fourth seat vacated by incoming District 4 Supervisor Amanda Folendorf will be filled by cou…

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Update: The planned PSPS for 262 customers in Calaveras County has been called off, PG&E Incident Commander Mark Quinlan said during a PG&E PSPS Public Briefing this evening.

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Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) is bringing together local physical and mental health experts for a unique, online workshop to discuss women’s issues, available local services and resources which should not be overlooked during the pandemic.

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The Calaveras County Office of Emergency Services (Calaveras OES) announced Wednesday morning that the possible Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) for 262 customers in Calaveras County originally forecast for Wednesday evening has been delayed until …

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On Oct. 5, Calaveras Animal Services investigated a complaint of a lethargic skunk in the 6500 Block of Railroad Flat Road, in Mountain Ranch, according to a press release. The skunk was transported to Animal Services and euthanized by Animal Control officers the same day.

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As part of one of the two remaining 2017 Winter Storm Recovery Projects, beginning Oct. 12 Public Works will be removing trees and relocating a water line on a section of Canyon View Drive in the area near Hathaway Pines, the agency reported.

Pull out your flapper dresses, berets and pinstripe suits. The mechanics at the Avery Hotel have been working all week on a time machine with a date set for 1920, and they expect to have it running by Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. sharp.