Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Career & Technical Training Scholarships for 2022 totaling $9,000

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Career & Technical Training Scholarships for 2022 totaling $9,000

Angels Camp, CA…Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) recently awarded Career and Technical Training (C&TT) scholarships to a total of nine high school students: six Calaveras High School students, one Bret Harte High School student and two Mountain Oaks School students. Each received a $1,000 scholarship. The students receiving C&TT scholarships and their fields of study are: […]

Remarks By President Biden at the University of Delaware Commencement Ceremony

Remarks By President Biden at the University of Delaware Commencement Ceremony

University of Delaware Newark, Delaware… To all the parents up in the stands, this may be the best day of all. No more tuition! (Laughter and applause.) But probably all of them are going to graduate school, so that probably won’t work. (Laughs.) 10:24 A.M. EDT AUDIENCE: Joe! Joe! Joe! Joe! THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, […]

Researchers Discover Novel Approach that Could Lead to Treatment of Devastating Glioblastoma Brain Tumours

Researchers Discover Novel Approach that Could Lead to Treatment of Devastating Glioblastoma Brain Tumours

Guildford, UK…Findings from a seven-year research project suggest that there could be a new approach to treating one of the most common and devastating forms of brain cancer in adults – Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM).   In a peer-reviewed study published by BMC Cancer, scientists from the University of Surrey show that a short chain of amino […]

Bret Harte Students Learn Living History from Local Veterans and Servicemen

Bret Harte Students Learn Living History from Local Veterans and Servicemen

Angels Camp – Junior and senior Bret Harte U.S. History students learn firsthand the experiences of those who have served our Nation. Veterans and servicemen share their stories, bringing history alive for the students. The United States Servicemen/Veterans Presentation event has been a 24-year tradition at Bret Harte High School (BHHS), headed up by history […]

Guided Nature Walk: Arnold Rim Trail Natural History April 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Guided Nature Walk: Arnold Rim Trail Natural History April 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

White Pines, CA…Join retired National Park Service Ranger Nancy Muleady-Mecham as she shares her extensive knowledge of the history of the Arnold Rim Trail and its environs. These gently paced walks meet at the Sierra Nevada Logging Museum in White Pines at 9 am and are about 2 miles round trip. Walks proceed rain or […]

Hello Dolly – Calaveras High School Drama Production

Hello Dolly – Calaveras High School Drama Production

Calaveras High School Performing Arts is proud to present the beloved American musical classic, “Hello, Dolly!” for one weekend only, April 28, 2022 – May 1, 2022, at the Calaveras Performing Arts Center in San Andreas, CA. This musical adaptation of Thornton Wilder’s hit play The Matchmaker bursts with humor, romance, energetic dance and some […]

Chamber Holds Successful “On the Right Track” Program at Bret Harte! Next Up, Calaveras High on May 12th

Chamber Holds Successful “On the Right Track” Program at Bret Harte!  Next Up, Calaveras High on May 12th

Angels Camp, CA… On Monday April 25, The Calaveras Chamber of Commerce held our 3rd Annual “On the Right Track” Program at Bret Harte High School. We served 230 juniors and seniors this year. This program was created to help High School students gain knowledge about resources they can use once they graduate. The students […]

Another Crew of Astronauts Headed to the Space Station

Another Crew of Astronauts Headed to the Space Station

Cape Canaveral, FL…On Wednesday, April 27 at 3:52 a.m. ET, 7:52 UTC, Falcon 9 launched Dragon’s fourth science expedition mission Crew-4 to the International Space Station from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Following stage separation, Falcon 9’s first stage landed on the A Shortfall of Gravitas droneship. Dragon will autonomously […]

Who Let the Frogs Out? Find Out April 30th at Angels Camp Museum

Who Let the Frogs Out?  Find Out April 30th at Angels Camp Museum

Angels Camp, CA…Join us for some great family fun and free admission on April 30, 2022 to celebrate the grand opening of our new Jumping Frog Jubilee Exhibit sponsored by the Calaveras Community Foundation. About Angels Camp Museum Located on a 3-acre site of the Angels Mine, the museum dedicates collections to inspire understanding of […]

Unanimous Vote Instates New Calaveras County Superintendent of Schools

Unanimous Vote Instates New Calaveras County Superintendent of Schools

Angels Camp, CA…The Calaveras County Board of Education unanimously voted at last night’s regularly scheduled board meeting to approve Karen Vail as the new Calaveras County Superintendent of Schools. She will complete the remainder of Scott Nanik’s term starting July 1, 2022. Vail is running unopposed in the upcoming election, that 4-year term will begin […]

Notice of Provisional Appointment of Vallecito Union School District Governing Board Member

Notice of Provisional Appointment of Vallecito Union School District Governing Board Member

Avery, CA…Notice of Provisional Appointment (Pursuant to Education Code Sections 5091 and 5092). NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a vacancy in the Vallecito Union School District (“District”) has occurred because Vallecito Union School District Governing Board Member, Tom Pratt, resigned effective February 8, 2022. On April 20, 2022, the VALLECITO UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT GOVERNING BOARD […]

Guided Nature Walk on The Arnold Rim Trail: Get to Know Your Conifers

Guided Nature Walk on The Arnold Rim Trail: Get to Know Your Conifers

Arnold, CA…Guided Nature Walk: Get to Know your Conifers, April 24, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am. Join retired National Park Service Ranger Mary Anne Carlton as she shares her extensive knowledge of the ecology and history of the Arnold Rim Trail and its environs. These gently paced walks meet at the Sierra Nevada […]

Angels Camp Museum Foundation Lecture – The Dude Ranch with Lynn Downey

Angels Camp Museum Foundation Lecture – The Dude Ranch with Lynn Downey

Angels Camp, CA…Lynn Downey – “The Fascinating and Sometimes Hilarious History of the Dude Ranch.” Lynn is the former Historian for Levi Strauss & Co. and lectured at the museum back in 2017. Lynn refers to her new book, American Dude Ranch: A Touch of the Cowboy and the Thrill of the West. Movies, food, […]

The Fascinating and Sometimes Hilarious History of the Dude Ranch Lecture April 3rd

The Fascinating and Sometimes Hilarious History of the Dude Ranch Lecture April 3rd

Angels Camp, CA…The Fascinating and Sometimes Hilarious History of the Dude Ranch. Our Speaker:  Lynn Downey, Former Historian for Levi Strauss & Co. Sunday, April 3, 2022. The Angels Camp Museum Foundation invites you to join us for this very special lecture by Lynn Downey, the former Historian for Levi Strauss & Co.  Lynn came to […]

Learn to Fly Fish in April with Amador Flyfishers

Learn to Fly Fish in April with Amador Flyfishers

Jackson, CA…Why Attend? Best way to start Fly Fishing! Proven teaching method! Five star reviews! Experienced instructors! What you will learn: How fly fishing is different and why. Importance of insects and aquatic animals as food. Overview of fly fishing equipment and how to use it. Where to go fishing, and how to find the […]

Calaveras County Office of Education 37th Annual Science Fair 2022

Calaveras County Office of Education 37th Annual Science Fair 2022

Angels Camp, CA…The 37th Annual Calaveras County Science Fair Podcast is brought to you by the Calaveras County Office of Education. Hosts are Scott Nanik, Calaveras County Superintendent of Schools, and Debbie Strand, Coordinator of Communication and Student Events. The newly formed STEM Advisory Council in Calaveras County awarded $250 cash prizes to each of […]

Coping with COVID – Long Term! Community Focus on March 24th Brought to You by Mark Twain Medical Center

Coping with COVID – Long Term!  Community Focus on March 24th Brought to You by Mark Twain Medical Center

Angels Camp, CA…Hear from local experts as they focus on a significant condition called Long-COVID —symptoms lasting weeks or months after first being infected with the virus, even if the illness was mild or had no initial symptoms. This community focus will also include other challenges involving COVID and discuss effective local resources. You will […]

Bret Harte Union High School District Now Hiring Special Education Paraprofessionals

Bret Harte Union High School District Now Hiring Special Education Paraprofessionals

Angels Camp, CA…Bret Harte Union High School District Job Announcement. Position(s): Special Education Paraprofessionals Work Year: 10 Month employee (Full Year = 183 days). Start Date: Remainder of the 2021-2022 school year| Hours per day: 6.5 hours per day| Salary: Range 7: $20.11-$21.28 p/hour, depending on experience DESCRIPTION: Under the direct supervision of the Special […]

Knight Foundry Celebrates Five Years! Saturday, March 12

Knight Foundry Celebrates Five Years! Saturday, March 12

Sutter Creek, CA…On March 4, 2017, a chilly windy day, Sutter Creek’s historic Knight Foundry opened its doors to the public for the first time in nearly 20 years. Nearly 1,200 people visited, and two decades of pent-up interest and enthusiasm was unleashed. Now, five years later, the organization that made it possible is both […]

Coping with COVID – Long Term! Community Focus on March 24th Brought to You by Mark Twain Medical Center.

Coping with COVID – Long Term!  Community Focus on March 24th Brought to You by Mark Twain Medical Center.

Angels Camp, CA…Hear from local experts as they focus on a significant condition called Long-COVID —symptoms lasting weeks or months after first being infected with the virus, even if the illness was mild or had no initial symptoms. This community focus will also include other challenges involving COVID and discuss effective local resources. You will […]

Angels Camp Museum Lecture Series: Frank Tortorich – Big Tree Carson Valley Wagon Road

Angels Camp Museum Lecture Series:  Frank Tortorich – Big Tree Carson Valley Wagon Road

Angels Camp, CA…Join Us In The Carriage House at the Museum March 6, 2022 from 2 – 3 p.m. featuring Frank Tortorich, “Big Tree Carson Valley Wagon Road”. The Foundation’s Lecture Series is a labor of love between the foundation and museum historians. The series starts in October and runs through April occurring monthly on […]

Notice of Provisional Appointment to VUSD Board (Pursuant to Education Code Sections 5091 and 5092)

Notice of Provisional Appointment to VUSD Board (Pursuant to Education Code Sections 5091 and 5092)

Avery, CA…NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a vacancy in the Vallecito Union School District (“District”) has occurred because Vallecito Union School District Governing Board Member, Tom Eising, resigned effective December 31, 2021.  On February 23, 2022, the VALLECITO UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT GOVERNING BOARD (“Governing Board”) made the Provisional Appointment of Shannon Simpson to fill the […]

Columbia College Awarded $500,000 for Emergency Medical Services Pre-Apprenticeship Initiative

Columbia College Awarded $500,000 for Emergency Medical Services Pre-Apprenticeship Initiative

Columbia, CA…Columbia College has received formal notification of the intent to award a three (3) year grant to develop a new pre-apprenticeship program in Emergency Medical Services, beginning in spring 2022. Columbia College is currently implementing hospitality and child development apprenticeships, forestry and conservation on-the-job training program, as well as a fire science pre-apprenticeship with […]

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