Columbia College graduation set April 27

Nearly 300 students will receive degrees and certificates during Columbia College’s 49th Commencement on April … Read more

Owner to demolish downtown Sonora building where wall collapsed

A portion of a historic building at 89 N. Washington St. in downtown Sonora where … Read more

News of Record for April 21, 2018

Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 5:14 a.m., Sonora — Two men argued on … Read more

Ask the Miner: Setting the record straight

QUESTION: Please note the many mistakes in the recent inquiry regarding Belle Mooney. Miss Mooney … Read more

Angels Camp residents want their government to improve downtown park

Mothers with toddlers say the playground equipment at Utica Park in downtown Angels Camp is … Read more

Effort to recall Calaveras County District 2 supervisor fails

The contentious effort to recall the elected Calaveras County District 2 supervisor, Jack Garamendi, was … Read more

Man crashes vehicle into house in retirement community

A Murphys man was arrested Wednesday night after crashing into a house at the Rambling … Read more

Nonprofit works with Vision Sonora committee to reduce dog waste in city

A nonprofit organization is working with a Vision Sonora subcommittee to address a longstanding problem … Read more

Nonprofit executive says land exchange would benefit Sonora High

Sonora Union High School District Board President Jeanie Smith said it is too soon to … Read more

News of Record for April 20, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: WEDNESDAY 8:58 a.m., suspicious circumstances — … Read more

Summerville High twins advocate for those with special needs

Twins from Sonora, now Summerville High School seniors, met their neighbor Sinclair Darr, who has … Read more

Non-profit dedicates shower bus for the homeless

While some merely talk about the issue of homelessness, others are taking action to improve … Read more

Judge orders separate trials for Andersons

A Tuolumne County Superior Court Judge ordered separate trials for a Sonora-area doctor, who is … Read more

Angels Camp council votes to send sales tax increase to voters

The Angels Camp City Council voted 5-0 Tuesday night to direct staff to prepare a … Read more

News of Record for April 19, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 9:11 a.m., fraudulent activities — … Read more

Knowles Hill, once a home, now an inn

Charles and Carrie Inch Segerstrom, along with their five children – Charles Jr., Martha, Richard, … Read more

At long last, a home for a grandmother and her two girls

Renee Paulsen flipped through a book of photos Tuesday morning while recalling the many happy … Read more

Calaveras Sheriff’s Office busts more pot grows with international crime connections

The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office busted two indoor marijuana grow operations and arrested one man … Read more

Foundation wants to trade land near Sonora High for Wildcat Ranch

The Park Foundation, a Sonora based non-profit organization, submitted an exchange of property offer to … Read more

Two arrested after three-county pursuit

Two suspects believed to have intentionally bashed a black Jeep Cherokee through the front glass … Read more

Calaveras County supervisors want an increase in visitors tax

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Tuesday in San Andreas to spend $23,500 … Read more

News of Record for April 18, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: MONDAY 4:04 a.m., suspicious circumstances — … Read more

Vital statistics for April 18, 2018

CALAVERAS COUNTY Marriages recorded March 19 through April 13 (recorded date given): March 20 — … Read more

Court rules in county's favor over Stone Mill Center

One of the investors behind the Stone Mill Center commercial development near the Pedro Wye … Read more

Recall proponents mount drives for signatures in Calaveras County

Some people call Calaveras County “recall central” and “recall county” for the efforts to recall … Read more

Homeless advocates get large donation for shower bus

The Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California has donated more than $22,000 to … Read more

Pic of the Week

Reader Robin Ronan submitted this photo entitled “Sonora Snow-and-Moon-Scape.” … Read more

News of Record for April 17, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTYThe Sonora Police Department reported the following:FRIDAY7:30 a.m., public peace, fight, disorderly conduct — … Read more

Homeless grandmother may have found a home

Aleaya, 9, and Destiny, 4, excitedly ran from room to room of a house in … Read more

Summerville High superintendent to retire

Robert Griffith on Friday announced his retirement after five years as Summerville Union High School … Read more

Two finalists named in search for new Columbia College president

Finalists for the president’s job at Columbia College have been announced by the Presidential Search … Read more

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