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The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit (TCU) announced on Friday that burn permits for outdoor residential burning will be suspended beginning Monday.

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A lawsuit brought against Calaveras County by Calaveras Residents Against Commercial Marijuana (CRACM) over the October 2019 ordinance and related resolutions and approvals regulating cannabis cultivation in the county reached a settlement last month.

A prescribed burn being conducted by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) will be held Friday in Arnold at the Arnold Forest Fire Station.

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) recently awarded a $500,000 CARES Act Recovery Assistance grant to the County of Tuolumne to create a guiding document on the development of broadband in the five-county Central Sierra region.

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The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit (TCU) is planning on conducting a hazardous fuels reduction burn near Highway 26 and Hogan Dam Road in Rancho Calaveras on Wednesday.

In light of National Bookmobile Day and National Library Week this month, the Calaveras County Library has announced that it will soon be getting its very own bookmobile. The mobile library branch will be outfitted for the community’s easy access to computers, assorted media and, of course, …

The City of Angels Camp (COA), Union Public Utility District (UPUD) and Utica Water and Power Authority (Utica) recently received $590,000 in grant funding from the California Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) through the state’s Community Power Resiliency grant program.

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On Feb. 18, the Alpine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a 53-year-old man who was unresponsive after a ski accident that occurred in the Kodiak Terrain Park at Bear Valley Resort. The man, Carlos (Gustavo) Pesce, a resident of San Francisco, was pronounced dead soon after.

With the arrival of warmer weather, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit (TCU) is urging the public to clear defensible space around their homes and take precautions when burning.

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The Resource Connection Calaveras Children’s Advocacy Center (CCAC) is currently holding a Blue Ribbon Youth Art Contest to raise awareness during Child Abuse Prevention Month this April and provide a fun activity for local youth ages 1 to 18 years old.