Jan Kevin Storm

Valley Springs, CA…Jan Kevin Storm, 66 of Valley Springs died at his home October 17, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Storm, sons Matthew & Mark Storm, daughter Ellen Storm, as well as his brothers Kim & Kyle Storm. A memorial service will be held Friday October […]

Calaveras Unified School District Board Meeting & Williams Settlement Legislation Report

Valley Springs, CA…The CUSD will be holding a regular meeting for the board of trustees on Tuesday, October 18th. One item on the agenda is the quarterly report for the Williams Settlement Legislation Act for July through September 2016 is presented for Board approval. This report provides information on complaints received for instructional materials, facilities […]

Here Comes The 2nd Annual Calaveras Oktoberfest!

Here Comes The 2nd Annual Calaveras Oktoberfest!

Valley Springs, CA…The West Calaveras Rotary Club Presents The Second Annual Calaveras Oktoberfest! EVENTS & ACTIVITIES  Beer Chugging – Men’s & Women’s  Mighty Beer Mug Contest  Long Stem Beer Chugging – Couples Teams  Wiener Dog Races  Best Dressed – “Hansel & Gretel”  Hot Dog (Brats) Eating Contest  Dancing […]

The Big Fall Flooring Sale At Pinnell’s Carpet One! Let Us Cure Your Flooraphobia!!

The Big Fall Flooring Sale At Pinnell’s Carpet One!  Let Us Cure Your Flooraphobia!!

Angels Camp & Sonora, CA….The Big Fall Flooring Sale is going on now at Pinnell’s Carpet One! Let us cure your Flooraphobia!! “Do any of these faces look familiar?! When you visit Pinnell’s, our team makes sure your project gets completed with the same care we would do to our own home! For 4 generations […]

Ellen Irene Drinkwine 1943-2016

Ellen Irene Drinkwine 1943-2016

Valley Springs, CA…Ellen Irene Drinkwine, age 73, passed away on September 30, 2016 in Valley Springs, California. She was born to the late Ellsworth and Thelma Cady on January 21, 1943 in Stockton, California. Ellen attended St. Mary’s High School in Stockton. Ellen was a wedding floral designer in Stockton for many years. Ellen met […]

Calaveras County Hosts “Drop The Drugs” Day

Calaveras County Hosts “Drop The Drugs” Day

Calaveras County, CA…The next Calaveras County “Drop the Drugs” event is coming up on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 9am-1pm at two locations in the county. “Drop the Drugs” sites are the parking lots at: Calaveras County Office of Education, Angels Camp (next to Calaveras Lumber) Toyon Middle School, between San Andreas and Valley Springs […]

Mark Twain Medical Center Once Again Promoted Pink in the Night in Honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Mark Twain Medical Center Once Again Promoted Pink in the Night in Honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

San Andreas, CA…Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) is promoting the importance of early detection of breast cancer, followed by prompt treatment. The entire community was invited to participate in the annual ‘Pink in the Night’ opening ceremony September 26th, in Valley Springs at the Terrace’s (Common Grounds). All those who currently have breast cancer, survivors […]

2nd Annual Calaveras Oktoberfest

2nd Annual Calaveras Oktoberfest

Valley Springs, CA…Join us for our second annual Calaveras Oktoberfest on The La Contenta Golf Course fairway. Featuring 8 Breweries for tasting, Weiner Dog Races, Food, Vendors, Cooking Demos, Kid’s Area, Live Music and Dancing in the clubhouse following the event. 2016 Schedule of Events Wiener Dog Races – Registration 1:00 – 1:45 German Cooking […]

Ongoing Nominations For Calaveras County Senior Of The Year

Ongoing Nominations For Calaveras County Senior Of The Year

Calaveras County, CA…The Commission on Aging is accepting applications to honor those that provide valuable volunteer services in Calaveras County. Eligibility Requirements  Resident of Calaveras County  60 years of age or better  An active volunteer in Calaveras County in any capacity  Not a previous Senior of the Year winner Nomination Information […]

Mark Twain Medical Center is Once Again Promoting Pink in the Night in Honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Mark Twain Medical Center is Once Again Promoting Pink in the Night in Honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

San Andreas, CA…Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) will be promoting the importance of early detection of breast cancer, followed by prompt treatment, saves lives. The entire community is invited to participate in the annual ‘Pink in the Night’ opening ceremony September 26th, in Valley Springs at the Terrace’s (Common Grounds) at 7:00pm. All those who […]

Calaveras County Sheriff’s Logs Through September 20th

Calaveras County Sheriff’s Logs Through September 20th

San Andreas, CA…The latest activity logs for the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Deputies are enclosed… We Would Like To Thank Signal Service For Sponsoring Our Law Enforcement Category daily_log_09-19-2016 daily_log_09-20-2016

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 […]

Calaveras County Public Access TV Studio PATV Schedule Through September 22nd, 2016 & Inside View With Dave Bowman & Gary Tofanelli

Calaveras County Public Access TV Studio PATV Schedule Through September 22nd, 2016 & Inside View With Dave Bowman & Gary Tofanelli

San Andreas, CA…Calaveras Community TV is located in San Andreas, CA. We are a non-profit organization which helps facilitate the local studio and air original community programming to your home. The goals for PEG Access Television are to promote free speech, foster diverse points of view, encourage communications, create opportunities, encourage artistic expression, expand educational […]

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 […]

The New Home Of County Legal Notices Hits The Racks On October 5th

The New Home Of County Legal Notices Hits The Racks On October 5th

Valley Springs, CA…The inaugural edition of Calaveras County News will appear Oct. 5 on a newsstand near you. We’ll be the good guys with the white racks. Calaveras County News is the sister paper of The Valley Springs News, which has been serving the communities of Burson, Campo Seco, La Contenta, Jenny Lind, Rancho Calaveras, […]

Friends of the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office Or FOCSO Update & Their Annual Dinner Is Tonight!

Friends of the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office Or FOCSO Update & Their Annual Dinner Is Tonight!

San Andreas, CA…It’s that time to renew your membership or become a new member of Friends of the Calaveras Sheriffs Office. FOCSO is dedicated to partnering with the Calaveras County Sheriffs Office by raising funds for programs and equipment not covered, or fully covered, in the county budget. The nonprofit most recently supported projects for […]

18th Annual Fall Health Fair Is September 24th At Mark Twain Medical Center

18th Annual Fall Health Fair Is September 24th At Mark Twain Medical Center

San Andreas, CA..Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) will be holding its 18th Annual Fall Health Fair on Saturday, September 24th from 7am to noon at the Hospital Campus in San Andreas. “We are once again delighted to provide these needed health and well-being services at a low cost for our community,” said Bob Diehl, Hospital […]