What’s Hoppin’ for THURSDAY, June 26

VOLKSWAGEN CLUB MEETING: 7 p.m. at the meeting room at Perko’s in Angels Camp, the Mother Lode Volkswagen Club will meet. Those planning on having dinner should arrive early. The club will discuss its upcoming VW show to be held on July 26 at Utica Park in Angels Camp. For more information call 736-6731 or visit www.vwswap.com. For more What’s […]

Salvage logging under way in the Darby burn area; helicopters removing logs from steepest terrain

The Forest Service is actively reducing potential wildfire fuels on approximately 3,600 acres of Stanislaus National Forest lands that burned during the 2001 Darby fire. As laid out in the draft environmental impact statement, the Brown Darby Fuel Reduction Project consists of a number of “treatments” for the burned area, and for forest areas located between the Darby burn and […]

Angels residents make a splash with pool proposal; complex would include basketball, tennis courts

With their pool a relic of the past, and acknowledging a lack of recreation facilities in general, some community leaders in Angels Camp have hit the fund-raising trail to create a new, multisport complex in the city. The proposal has been around for more than a couple of years. But, after laying low for about a year, the nonprofit Bret […]

Calaveras transit starts promotion campaign

Advertising is a new line item on the transit budget for 2003-04 that was approved by the Calaveras Council of Governments last Wednesday. The council oversees Calaveras Transit, whose budget for the next fiscal year is approximately $745,000, up about $20,000 from last year’s spending plan. The advertising budget is $12,000 and is intended to generate additional revenue to maintain […]

HELICOPTER LOGGING – Helicopters are being used to clear logs from the steep terrain in Stanislaus National Forest lands. Enterprise photo by Vanessa Turner