A Most Memorable Memorial On May 26th In Murphys

A Most Memorable Memorial On May 26th In Murphys

Murphys, CA…The Ebbetts Pass Veterans Memorial District would like to invite everyone to come join them Monday, May 26, 2014 for the official Memorial Day dedication ceremony of the new expansion and additions to their existing creek side memorial on Algiers Street in Murphys. The dedication ceremony will kick off with the Calaveras Community Band […]

The Calaveras Partnership Supervisor Candidates Night

The Calaveras Partnership Supervisor Candidates Night

Angels Camp, CA…On Monday night the “Calaveras Partnership” held a Candidates’s Night at the Bret Harte Theatre.  It was billed as an evening of political education featureing Board of Supervisors Candidates for Districts 3 & 5.  On fun segment that separated this event format wise from some of the others was the “Lightning Round” where […]

Complete Government Center Frog Jump Results

Complete Government Center Frog Jump Results

San Andreas, CA…We had already posted that Marcia Thompson & “Morph” had taken the top stop but we thought we would pass along some random video clips and over 140 photos of the event. Jockeying our local mascots seems easy enough until you try it. On Tuesday it seemed to take a woman’s coaxing to […]

Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – May 9 to May 17

Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – May 9 to May 17

Arnold, CA…Murphys to Markleeville – “The Schedule” – May 9 to May 17.  “The Schedule” is published every Thursday by the Ebbetts Pass Visitors Center and includes everything happening from Murphys to Markleeville.  For more detailed info visit The Schedule. Please come by and pick one up or contact the Visitors Center at info@epvc.org to have your event included in “The […]

USFS Proposing Directives on Ground Water, Water Quality Best Management Practices

USFS Proposing Directives on Ground Water, Water Quality Best Management Practices

Washington, DC…The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) has proposed directives on groundwater protection and water quality best management practices on national forest lands that will update the way national forests manage their lands.  This week, two separate proposals were released that establish new practices and procedures for monitoring, analyzing, and protecting water on forests and grasslands […]

Cost-Saving Elections Bill First Defeated, Then Passed

Cost-Saving Elections Bill First Defeated, Then Passed

Sacramento, CA…On Tuesday, a bill which would have allowed counties to decide how to conduct special elections for Congress and the Legislature failed passage in the Assembly Elections and Redistricting Committee. Assembly Bill 1873 (Gonzalez/Mullin) would have allowed an election to occur by absentee/mail-in-balloting if a county so desired. A number of requirements were placed […]

CCWD Board Back In Action On May 14

CCWD Board Back In Action On May 14

San Andreas, CA…The CCWD Board of Directors will be back in action on May 14th at 9am in the Board Chambers.  Introduction of Annual High School Senior Scholarship Award Winners, Ratify Claim Summary #506 Secretarial Fund in the Amount of $1,207,768.86, Engineering and Design Contract with Blackwater Engineering for Copper Cove / Poker Flat Lift […]

Caltrans Road Report For May 11 – 17, 2014

Caltrans Road Report For May 11 – 17, 2014

Stockton, CA…The latest and greatest road report to keep you abreast of all the upcoming Caltrans repairs and delays in our areas and throughout District 10. Hwy’s 4, 12, 26, 49, 108 & 120 will all have crews working in the now perfect weather for repairs and construction. The complete report is enclosed….   Rte […]

Calaveras County’s New Probation Chief Sam Leach Sworn In Today

Calaveras County’s New Probation Chief Sam Leach Sworn In Today

San Andreas, CA…The Judge Martin, Judge Swift, and the Board of Supervisors selected Sam Leach as the new Chief Probation Officer. Sam was sworn in at a ceremony at the New Court House Sam has extensive experience in the field of probation. He comes to Calaveras County from Sutter County, where he has been employed as […]

District Three Candidates Night Sequoia Woods

Arnold, CA…With a focus on economic development, candidates for County Supervisor in District 3 will assembled for a questions and answers session at the Sequoia Woods Country Club in Arnold on Tuesday May 6. Candidates for other county races opened the event for the first half hour, followed by a one-hour Q&A session for the […]