Both Ali and Scott Reynolds wanted a simpler way of life. The allure of fast-paced Southern California living had expired.
New video production classes begin on Sept. 3 at the Calaveras County Public Access Television Studio in San Andreas.
On Aug. 9, Calaveras County was awarded $531,000 from the Judicial Council to fund a new pretrial pilot program.
It was good, old-fashioned summertime fun at White Pines Lake on Aug. 11 as kids and adults alike enjoyed a day of kayaking, paddleboarding and barbecue, hosted by the Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program.
Remains believed by investigators to be that of missing San Andreas woman Helen Coultrup have been located, according to the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office.
California Highway Patrol (CHP) issued a road closure at Highway 49 and Copello Drive, north of Angels Camp, at 11:19 a.m. after a tow truck crashed into power lines. No injuries were reported.
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When the school year starts Aug. 21 at Mark Twain Elementary School in Angels Camp, students will be introduced to a new principal, Gary Pogue.
Calaveras County recently lost a giant in the local winemaking industry.
The vehicle of a San Andreas woman who disappeared on Aug. 3 was located this morning near Wilseyville, but 87-year-old Helen Coultrup remains missing.
The Calaveras Unified School District (CUSD) recently carried out a refinancing of bonds that is expected to save local taxpayers more than $1.8 million.
Tom McClintock, the congressional representative for California’s District 4, visited Calaveras County on Aug. 8 to weigh in on national issues on a local TV.
The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors appointed Douglas Oliver as the new chief building official at a meeting Tuesday.
Rep. Tom McClintock made a visit to the Gold Country Aug. 8, to speak at the Calaveras County Taxpayers Association’s annual Fundraising Barbecue held at the Pickle Patch restaurant in San Andreas.
For five AMA football players, their season came to an abrupt end Tuesday afternoon. A week after the Motherlode Valley Football League (MVFL) voted to allow AMA varsity players to join the junior varsity squad, another vote was made to reverse that decision.
Sharpen up those pencils and wits. It’s slogan time again.
In recent years, Calaveras County has taken more steps to address homelessness with the help of new funding from the state.
Since 1980, the Sierra Hills Education Center has provided local students with the opportunity to earn their high school diplomas through independent study at their own pace.
It took five years of exploring Spanish vineyards, 10 years of waiting and three years of growing, but in the coming weeks, Michael Stange, co-owner of the Angels Camp-based Vino Metate Winery, will be pouring the first vintages of two new white varietals in the country.
The Angels Camp City Council voted unanimously to raise water and sewer rates annually by 8% over a five-year period during a public hearing on Aug. 8, implementing its first rate increase since 2009.
Family, friends and volunteers gathered in the parking lot of Treats General Store in San Andreas Thursday evening to embark on a second search for Helen Coultrup, an 87-year-old woman who was reported missing nearly one week ago.
Oak and Vine Boutique is changing the game when it comes to shopping local, allowing busy ladies throughout the Mother Lode – and nationwide – to purchase Calaveras-curated attire from the comfort of their couches, all while sharing some good times with friends.
After two days of public hearings, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve its long-anticipated General Plan update on July 31. The plan is a long-term blueprint meant to reflect the community’s vision for growth over the next 20 years, and it hasn’t been updat…
Knowing the challenges of 2-year-old Adeline May’s condition, one might expect her to live in a darkened house with blackout curtains covering every window. In reality, however, Adeline’s home is full of light – a sanctuary of sunny rays that are free of ultraviolet radiation.
The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for an elderly San Andreas woman who was reported missing on Sunday.
Thomas and Ronnell Hein met 20 years ago while singing karaoke in San Jose. Later this month, the couple will battle it out at the Karaoke World Championships (KWC) national finals, after both secured a spot on Team California.
Calaveras County Auditor-Controller Rebecca Callen is leaving her post to take a job as a Save Mart accountant in Modesto.
It’s a beauty of a production in the making, as a local theatre group prepares to launch its 10th season.
The Central Calaveras Fire and Rescue Protection District is hosting a National Night Out with free ice cream on Aug. 6 at the Rail Road Flat Town Hall, 250 Railroad Flat Road, Rail Road Flat from 6-8 p.m., according to a CCFRPD press release.
The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors heard from multiple property owners Tuesday during the first day of the public hearing to adopt the county’s General Plan update and certify its Environmental Impact Report (EIR).
Valley Springs youth shooter Faith Pendergrass is zeroing in on her Olympic dream, one championship title at a time.
Hundreds of fresh-faced, well-rested teens arrived on the Calaveras High School campus Monday morning to begin the new school year. Among the fashionable first-day-of-school outfits were students and staff wearing plain, black t-shirts touting “Calaveras PRIDE” in red letters.
Homeowners insurance has become harder and harder to come by in wildfire-prone regions like Calaveras County in recent years, and state officials are working to pass legislation to address the problem.
It is unclear when the structure first became a landmark in Copperopolis.
On a hot day in Valley Springs, there’s nothing much better than a tall spiral of frozen yogurt with generous toppings. Health Habit, “Your neighborhood health food store,” has filled a popular niche among residents by combining cold treats and nutritional alternatives to keep the family bot…
OARS, an Angels Camp-based river rafting company with a worldwide footprint, is celebrating 50 years of service.
The deadline for Calaveras County residents in the northwest part of the county to comment on the Eastern San Joaquin Groundwater Authority’s (ESJGA) Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) is Aug. 25.
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. will conduct Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) drills to practice response during a PSPS event in Angels Camp on July 24 and 25, using helicopters, according to a July 23 PG&E press release. Power will not be interrupted during the drills.
The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved the use of a portion Government Center property in San Andreas for a “scattered site” emergency shelter pilot project. During their meeting, supervisors also authorized the board chair to execute an agreement with the Gordian Grou…
A Bay Area woman was medi-flighted to Modesto Memorial Hospital Monday afternoon after a solo motorcycle crash on Highway 4, west of Pool Station Road.
Many residents awoke to lightning, thunder and showers Tuesday morning as a fast-moving, high-pressure system traveled northward through the Mother Lode.
A wildland fire that broke out at the Whiskey Creek Day Use Area around New Hogan Lake near a popular shooting spot was contained at 27.3 acres Thursday night, according to California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokeswoman Emily Kilgore.
Pacific Gas & Electric customers may see a $10 increase in their bills starting in 2020, and an increase of $20 over the next three years, based on the utility giant’s latest proposal to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).
The Ebbetts Pass Fire Fighters Association is inviting community members to two free open-air concerts as a thank you for supporting and passing Measure A, a special tax measure to maintain operation levels in the face of a $400,000 budget shortfall.
A 30-acre fuel-reduction project in the Mill Woods subdivision northwest of Arnold broke ground on July 11, according to a Mill Woods Firewise Community press release.
The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office is adding to its unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV, or drone) fleet this fiscal year.
The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), a federal agency under the Department of Agriculture, has created a cost-share program to fund dead tree removals within 100-foot defensible space zones around habitable structures.
A wildland fire off Highway 4 and Milton Road near the northern boundary of Stanislaus County was contained at 202 acres by California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) crews Monday.
A male and a female suspect were arrested following a reported armed carjacking on Saint Andrews Road in Valley Springs.
Fifteen competitors battled it out Saturday night at the Metropolitan in San Andreas, but only six were chosen to move on to the Karaoke World Championships (KWC) state finals in Anaheim.
We’ve all had an unsavory restaurant experience, but it’s not every day that a dish presents us with serious health concerns.