Foothill Conservancy Lawsuit Against Amador County On New General Plan

Foothill Conservancy Lawsuit Against Amador County On New General Plan

Amador County, CA…On Thursday, November 3, Foothill Conservancy filed a lawsuit in Amador County Superior Court challenging the County of Amador’s new general plan and related environmental impact report. The Conservancy’s petition for writ of mandate asks the court to set aside the general plan and EIR, and revise the EIR to correct identified errors […]

Traffic Update….Three Vehicle Collision On Hwy 88

Traffic Update….Three Vehicle Collision On Hwy 88

Pine Grove, CA…CHP is reporting a three vehicle collision on Hwy 88 near Tabeau Road. Lanes are blocked. Please use caution in the area… Incident: 00101 Type: Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt Location: Sr88 / Tabeau Rd Loc Desc: Lat/Lon: 38.405572 -120.645914 Close Detail Information 12:04 PM 2 [2] 1125 12:04 PM 1 [1] 3 VEHS INVLD […]

Delays On SR88 To Amador & Alpine County Line

Delays On SR88 To Amador & Alpine County Line

Amador County, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform various road construction activities on State Route 88 (SR-88). Work will occur as follows: One-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound SR-88 from Cat Creek Road to Foster Meadow Road for grinding and paving operations beginning Monday, October 17, 2016, through Friday, October 21, 2016, […]

Road Work SR49 Clinton Road To South Ave Jackson

Road Work SR49 Clinton Road To South Ave Jackson

Amador County, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the right and left shoulders, and right and left turn lanes, on northbound and southbound State Route 49 from Clinton Road to South Avenue for traffic signal work. Work will begin Monday, October 17, 2016, through Friday, October 21, 2016, from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 […]

The Arc Of Amador And Calaveras Holiday Fundraising Event

The Arc Of Amador And Calaveras Holiday Fundraising Event

Sutter Creek, CA…ArCreations is an art show and sale featuring unique gifts made by unique people. From woodworking, ceramics and garden art, to painting, photography, jewelry and baked goods, you can find something for everyone on your Christmas list at this incredible event! Or maybe find something for yourself! Either way, it’s a great way […]

Traffic Update….Head On Collision Near Hwy 49 & Ridge Road, Vehicle Off Mountain Ranch Road

Traffic Update….Head On Collision Near Hwy 49 & Ridge Road, Vehicle Off Mountain Ranch Road

Sutter Creek, CA….CHP is reporting a multi-vehicle head on collision on Hwy 49 and Ridge Road. There is also a vehicle off the roadway on Mountain Ranch Road. Please use caution in these areas.. Incident: 00307 Type: Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt Location: Sr49 / Ridge Rd Loc Desc: UPPER Lat/Lon: 38.378432 -120.802394 Close Detail Information 7:57 […]

Local Wines And musicians Featured At Foothill Conservancy Fall Harvest Celebration

Local Wines And musicians Featured At Foothill Conservancy Fall Harvest Celebration

Sutter Creek, CA…Foothill Conservancy invites all to celebrate this year’s bountiful foothill fall harvest on Sunday, October 23, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Feist Wines’ new indoor and outdoor tasting room at 15 Eureka Street in Sutter Creek. All proceeds will support Foothill Conservancy’s Mokelumne River and watershed conservation efforts. Guests will enjoy wood-fired […]

Delays On State Route 88 In Amador County First Week Of October

Delays On State Route 88 In Amador County First Week Of October

Amador County, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform various road construction activities on State Route 88 (SR-88). Work will occur as follows: One-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound SR-88 from Columbia Drive to Shake Ridge Road for drainage work beginning Monday, October 3, 2016, through Friday, October 7, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. […]

Celebrate Fall With The Fiddletown Schoolhouse Breakfast

Celebrate Fall With The Fiddletown Schoolhouse Breakfast

Plymouth, CA…Autumn is the perfect time to enjoy the colorful fall foliage and a hearty morning meal out in the country. Visitors are invited to the Fiddletown Preservation Society’s all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet and bake sale Sunday, Nov. 6 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Fiddletown Community Center. All proceeds benefit the restoration of the […]

Friends of Music Baroque Chamber Orchestra Opening Concert

Friends of Music Baroque Chamber Orchestra Opening Concert

Pine Grove, CA…The Mother Lode Friends of Music, the classical music performance society of the central Mother Lode, opens its new season with a program of music for Baroque chamber orchestra, featuring the music of Georg Frideric Handel and Johann Sebastian Bach. The concert takes place on Sunday, October 16 at the Pine Grove Community […]

West Nile Virus In Amador County

West Nile Virus In Amador County

Sutter Creek, CA…– Amador County Public Health confirms one human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Amador County. Outbreaks of WNV occur each summer in the United States and are most commonly transmitted to humans and animals through a mosquito bite from a mosquito harboring the virus. Public Health officials remind the community to […]

Chain Installer Orientation And Permits

Chain Installer Orientation And Permits

Stockton, CA…Individuals interested in becoming chain installers on California State Highways in the Sierra Nevada can contact the Caltrans Maintenance Office at (209) 736-0187. Permits are available for State Routes 4, 88, 89, 108 and 207 in Calaveras, Alpine, Amador and Tuolumne Counties. All new applicants are required to attend an orientation class, which will […]

Domestic Violence Awareness Barbecue

Domestic Violence Awareness Barbecue

San Andreas, CA…October is domestic violence awareness month. The Resource Connection of Amador and Calaveras Counties is hosting a barbecue on Wednesday October, 12th at The Pickle Patch in San Andreas. Please join us to acknowledge and celebrate the survivors of domestic violence as well as the people and supporters who stand against it. The […]

Volunteers Needed For National Public Lands Day

Volunteers Needed For National Public Lands Day

Sonora, CA… To celebrate National Public Lands Day, the Groveland District is hosting a volunteer work day on Saturday, September 24th to repair and resurface a raft and kayak launch at the popular Merals Pool put-in on the Tuolumne Wild and Scenic River. Project work will include clearing out brush and downed trees, moving dirt […]

Oakdale Graduate Living Dream On The USS O’Kane

Oakdale Graduate Living Dream On The USS O’Kane

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-HICKAM, HI… A 2014 East Stanislaus High School graduate and Oakdale, California native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile destroyer, USS O’Kane. Seaman Apprentice Samuel Miller is a damage controlman aboard the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer operating out of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. A Navy damage controlman […]