Tuolumne Lumber Jubilee queen to be crowned today

One of two contestants will be crowned queen of the 68th annual Tuolumne Lumber Jubilee … Read more

Tuolumne Lumber Jubilee offers contests, music

The 68th annual Tuolumne Lumber Jubilee — held today through Sunday — combines logging contests, … Read more

Review: SRT’s ‘Joseph’ is perfect summer entertainment

Now playing at the Fallon House in Columbia is Sierra Repertory Theatre’s joyful and dynamic … Read more

Schools name May's outstanding students

Some Tuolumne County schools have announced Students of the Month for May: Trenton Solis, sixth … Read more

Belleview, Sonora High, Sonora Elementary schools announce honor rolls

Three Tuolumne County schools have announced final honor rolls for the 2016-17 school year: Belleview … Read more

VA form determines national cemetery eligibility

The VA now provides eligibility determinations for interment in a VA national cemetery prior to … Read more

New Irish-Scottish club forms in Murphys

First meeting of the group set for July 11

The Irish, Scots and others interested in “all things Celtic” may meet monthly at a … Read more

Card Games for June 23, 2017

Mother Lode card clubs have announced these scores: Mother Lode Duplicate Bridge meets at noon … Read more

Community Notes for June 23, 2017

Promotion Club to hold mural fundraiser The Promotion Club of Jamestown will host a Jamestown … Read more

Religious Events for June 23, 2017

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Angels Camp will give away a 2017 Chevy Corvette at … Read more

A taste of the Big Island

Grilled pineapple tops flavorful turkey burgers to give this easy slider recipe Hawaiian flair. … Read more

Cocktail inspired by Popsicle is the bomb

The ice cream truck may have shunned the streets of the deep-woods neighborhood I grew … Read more

Accidental discovery led to favorite ingredient

I’ve got the bleus! Ooops! I mean I’ve got the blues, and lots of them … Read more

Is it a bee, wasp or hornet? How to know the difference

Bees and wasps belong to the order Hymenoptera and are very active during the summer. … Read more

Give Chance a chance at a new home

The following animals are available for adoption from humane societies in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties: … Read more

Sierra Living Notes for June 17, 2017

Garden problem clinic, plant sale set for June 24 The Calaveras County Master Gardeners’ Demonstration … Read more

Rapp Ride ahead

The ninth annual Sgt. Bobby Rapp Memorial Scholarship Ride Poker Run/Rerun will take place Saturday, … Read more

Soulsbyville, Twain Harte list honor rolls

Twain Harte and Soulsbyville elementary schools have announced honor rolls for the third trimester of … Read more

Veterans must get VA OK for treatment

A letter from a reader: “I am writing this email to ask you to publish … Read more

Religion Events for June 16, 2017

Sierra Bible Church will hold the “Gadgets & Gizmos Kids Day Camp” next week at … Read more

Community Notes for June 16, 2017

Soroptimists celebrate 50 years Soroptimist International of Twain Harte will celebrate 50 years of service … Read more

Step it up with French-style pudding, spectacular and rustic

Cherry season and white peach season usually coincide. I look forward to their relatively short … Read more

Fried chicken biscuits dripping with honey are a party pleaser

Fried chicken on its own? Perfection. Fried chicken and waffles? Double perfection, which means fried … Read more

Food Notes for June 13, 2017

Fast food orders benefit band The Sonora High School Golden Regiment Band will hold a … Read more

Shelters filling quickly with adoptable kittens

The following animals are available for adoption from humane societies in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties: … Read more

Boston guitarist talks touring, taking lessons from Jerry Garcia, and climbing Half Dome

Longtime Boston guitarist Gary Pihl compares life on tour to the 1993 film “Groundhog Day,” … Read more

Grass Roots Revival ready to open for Toby Keith in Murphys

Nashville-based Grass Roots Revival will kick off Friday’s sold-out Toby Keith show at Ironstone Amphitheatre … Read more

Second Saturday Art Night showcases diverse exhibits

This month’s Second Saturday Art Night in downtown Sonora has some notable highlights, including a … Read more

Community Notes for June 9, 2017

Community yard sale Saturday in Twain Harte Downtown Twain Harte will be the site of … Read more

Religious Events for June 9, 2017

The Rev. David B. McKinney will give a talk at 9 a.m. Sunday at Sol … Read more

Put a Greek spin on a favorite lunch staple

Tuna salad that’s loaded with mayo and stuffed between two slices of wheat bread doesn’t … Read more

Oft-eaten rice the centerpiece of tasty recipes

With the world filled with so many people, cultures and traditions, it may seem difficult, … Read more

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