Caltrans And Fish And Wildlife Urge Motorists To Be Alert During Watch Out For Wildlife Week

Caltrans And Fish And Wildlife Urge Motorists To Be Alert During  Watch Out For Wildlife Week

Sacramento, CA…Caltrans and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) remind motorists to remain alert for wildlife on roadways during Watch Out for Wildlife Week, which runs September 18-24. “We urge motorists to remain alert and be cautious when traveling through wildlife areas, so our roadways will remain as safe as possible,” said Caltrans […]

Domestic Violence Shelter Funding And Disaster Tax Relief Extensions Help Victims

Domestic Violence Shelter Funding And Disaster Tax Relief Extensions Help Victims

Sacramento, CA… The Governor signed two bills strongly supported by the Chairwoman of the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) Fiona Ma, CPA, to help victims of domestic violence and businesses devastated by natural disasters. AB 1399 (Baker) will create a checkoff box on California personal income tax return forms which will allow Californian’s to donate […]

Weekly Caltrans Road Repair & Maintenance Schedule Through September 24th

Weekly Caltrans Road Repair & Maintenance Schedule Through September 24th

Angels Camp, CA…The latest schedule of road repairs and maintenance that will affect your travels in our area and as you travel. Locally crews will be working on many of our roadways. Below is Caltrans plans for repairs and maintenance on local roads. It shows the route, county and location of the possible repairs. Weather […]

Mother Lode Bonsai Club Offers Shohin Workshop On Oct. 1st

Mother Lode Bonsai Club  Offers Shohin Workshop On Oct. 1st

San Andreas, CA…Vince Owyoung of Stockton will lead a demonstration and workshop on shohin-size bonsai, following the Mother Lode Bonsai Club’s 10:00 a.m. meeting on Saturday, October 1. It will be held at the San Andreas Central Library, 1299 Gold Hunter Road (off Mountain Ranch Road) in San Andreas. The public is invited to attend. […]

9th Annual “Ride For Autism” Sunday October 9th 2016

9th Annual “Ride For Autism” Sunday October 9th 2016

Burson, CA…The Tri-County Autism Group, TAG, is excited to announce their 9th Annual Ride for Autism, on Sunday October 9th, 2016. Registration for the ride will be from 9-11am, at El Torero Restaurant located at 2869 W.Highway 12, in Burson Ca. The pack ride will commence immediately following sign ups, touring through Calaveras, Amador and […]

Traffic Update….Overturned Vehicle & Utility Trailer In Amador County

Traffic Update….Overturned Vehicle & Utility Trailer In Amador County

Volcano, CA…CHP is reporting an overturned vehicle with a utility trailer attached about 20 – 25ft off roadway and upside down. The incident is near Charleston & Consolation. Please use caution in the area… Incident: 00408 Type: Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt Location: Charleston Rd / Consolation St Loc Desc: 16485 CHARLESTON Lat/Lon: 38.442557 -120.631505 Close Detail […]

Traffic Update….Grinding This Week On Hwy 88 From Kit Carson Lodge Through Kirkwood

Traffic Update….Grinding This Week On Hwy 88 From Kit Carson Lodge Through Kirkwood

Kirkwood, CA…Amador County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform 24-hour one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 88 from Kit Carson Lodge to the Amador/Alpine County line for grinding operations. Crews will begin work Sunday, September 11, 2016, through Friday, September 16, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. Motorists […]

Traffic Update….Traffic Signal Work On Hwy 49 In Sutter Creek Area

Traffic Update….Traffic Signal Work On Hwy 49 In Sutter Creek Area

Sutter Creek, CA…Amador County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will alternately close the #1 (left) and #2 (right) lanes on northbound and southbound State Route 49 from Marcucci Lane to Sutter Creek Bypass in Jackson for traffic signal work. Crews will begin work on Sunday, September 11, 2016, through Friday, September 16, 2016, […]

Traffic Update….Traffic Signal Being Installed At French Bar Intersection

Traffic Update….Traffic Signal Being Installed At French Bar Intersection

Jackson, CA…Amador County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is preparing to begin work on a project that will install a traffic signal on State Route 49 at the staggered intersection of French Bar Road in Jackson. The purpose of the project is to improve safety at this intersection to address concerns created by […]

Caltrans District 10 Weekly Road Report Through September 17th

Caltrans District 10 Weekly Road Report Through September 17th

Angels Camp, CA…The latest schedule of road repairs and maintenance that will affect your travels in our area and as you travel. Locally crews will be working on many of our roadways. Below is Caltrans plans for repairs and maintenance on local roads. It shows the route, county and location of the possible repairs. Weather […]

Michael Nicholas Kriletich 1953-2016, Celebration Of Life September 24th!

Michael Nicholas Kriletich 1953-2016, Celebration Of Life September 24th!

Paloma, CA…Michael Kriletich was born in San Leandro, CA on February 10, 1953. He attended the seminary on Mt Diablo from age 14 to age 18. At 19 he met Diane Jenkins and 2 years later they were married. Together they formed a loving couple and tight team for over 41 years of marriage. Michael […]

Mother Lode Friends of Music Calendar of Concerts and Events, 2016-2017

Mother Lode Friends of Music Calendar of Concerts and Events, 2016-2017

Jackson, CA…Mother Lode Friends of Music Calendar of Concerts and Events, 2016-2017! Baroque Chamber Orchestra Saturday, October 15, 7:30 pm Cowboy Country Church, Sonora Sunday, October 16, 3 pm Pine Grove Community Church Some of the Baroque era’s greatest hits will be performed by the Friends of Music’s Baroque Chamber Orchestra under the direction of […]

Mother Lode League Football Is In Full Swing

Mother Lode League Football Is In Full Swing

Arnold, CA….Our local Mother Lode League Football teams are marching forward in the 2016 season. Most of our teams put another W in the win column with the exception of Summerville and Linden. The Bullfrogs football team took Friday’s home non-conference game against Golden Sierra 27-6. Calaveras won Friday’s home non-conference game against perennial powerhouse […]

My Life, My Choice, My Hospice Is Hospice Of Amador & Calaveras

My Life, My Choice, My Hospice Is Hospice Of Amador & Calaveras

Amador & Calaveras Counties, CA…Hospice is a concept of care that treats the person, not the disease, and emphasizes quality of life, not the duration. Since 1982, Hospice of Amador and Calaveras has been working to meet the needs of those nearing the end of their lives. Hospice care neither hastens nor postpones death but […]

Traffic Update…Vehicle Vs Embankment Near Pine Grove

Traffic Update…Vehicle Vs Embankment Near Pine Grove

Pine Grove, CA…CHP is reporting a vehicle vs an embankment near Irishtown & Spagnoli Mine Road. Please use caution in the area… Incident: 00047 Type: Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj Location: Irishtown Rd / Spagnoli Mine Rd Loc Desc: CLINTON AT SPAGNOLI MINE Lat/Lon: 38.406860 -120.662875 Close Detail Information 6:41 AM 3 [3] IRISHTOWN BTWN CLINTON AND […]

Kenneth Eino Hirvonen 1978 – 2016

Kenneth Eino Hirvonen 1978 – 2016

Mountain Ranch, CA…Kenneth Eino Hirvonen, 37, passed away in a tragic construction accident on Friday August 19th in Mountain Ranch, CA. Kenny was born September 20th 1978 in Mission Hills, CA to Arto and Jeanne Hirvonen. Kenny was currently living in Sutter Creek, CA working as a general contractor and had recently received his Bachelors […]

Caltrans District 10 Weekly Road Report Through August 20th

Caltrans District 10 Weekly Road Report Through August 20th

Angels Camp, CA…The latest schedule of road repairs and maintenance that will affect your travels in our area and as you travel. Locally crews will be working on many of our roadways. Below is Caltrans plans for repairs and maintenance on local roads. It shows the route, county and location of the possible repairs. Weather […]

Holistic Livestock Management and Fire Recovery Workshop

Holistic Livestock Management and Fire Recovery Workshop

Ione, CA…On August 27, 2016 – 9am to 4 pm CalaverasGROWN’s Community & Forest Recovery Program is teaming up with the Jefferson Center for Holistic Management for a workshop at the Pope Ranch in Ione CA. The following topics will be covered: using livestock to heal land after fire, re-planning after fire burns feed supplies, […]

Jace Nichols, 4 Passes Away From Injures In Aug, 2nd Collision, Tyler Nichols, 31 To Be Charged With Manslaughter

Jace Nichols, 4 Passes Away From Injures In Aug, 2nd Collision,  Tyler Nichols, 31 To Be Charged With Manslaughter

San Andreas, CA…On August 2nd Tyler Nichols, 31 was driving a 2003 Saturn southbound on Riata Way approaching Tapadero Street at approximately 30 miles an hour. He entered into a left hand curve in the roadway. He failed to negotiate the curve and traveled off the right side of the roadway onto the dirt/gravel shoulder. […]

Backyard Blues ‘n’ BBQ with Jeramy Norris and the Dangerous Mood At Hotel Leger

Backyard Blues ‘n’ BBQ with Jeramy Norris and the Dangerous Mood At Hotel Leger

Mokelumne Hill, CA…Come down to the Hotel Leger this Sunday for awesome housemade BBQ and desserts, tasty drinks, and live blues music! Joining us this week from the San Joaquin Valley Delta are Jeramy Norris & The Dangerous Mood! Entry fee is $5 and includes pool access and two free raffle tickets. We’ve got awesome […]