Some longtime Groveland residents call Thursday’s flooding worst they’ve seen

Groveland was hit by flooding Thursday afternoon that caused a river of water to flow … Read more

Calaveras Most Wanted arrested

An Arnold man suspected of evading law enforcement during a high-speed chase after an alleged … Read more

NOTE TO READERS: Outage, washed out roads may delay Friday delivery

Heavy rain today that washed out numerous roads and a downtown Sonora power outage may … Read more

Rain slams Sonora, causing flooding, confusion, power outages

Torrents of rain Thursday morning brought flooding roads, power outages and dangerous conditions throughout Sonora … Read more

News of Record for March 23, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTYThe Sonora Police Department reported the following:WEDNESDAY10:16 a.m., domestic violence — Someone on Court … Read more

Now & Then: Big Trees hotel built in 1856

I picked this image because it showed the damage done by heavy snows. Then I … Read more

75 years later, divers find warship that sank with radioman from Mother Lode on board

Back in November 1942, Radioman 2nd Class Clinton Francis Bolter of Tuolumne County was on … Read more

Burglaries, drunk driving concern Cedar Ridge residents

A spate of recent burglaries and ongoing problems with perennial drunk drivers in the rural … Read more

Board approves development of design plan to improve Sonora High energy consumption

The Sonora Union High School District Board of Trustees Tuesday night approved spending $150,000 to … Read more

Sonora man arrested for vehicle theft

A Sonora man was arrested early Tuesday morning when he was discovered passed out in … Read more

News of Record for March 22, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 3:41 p.m., controlled substances — … Read more

Pipe bomb found in Sonora home

A probation search at a Sonora residence on Monday led to three arrests, including one … Read more

Spring equinox ushers in atmospheric river storm

Spring is officially here and has ushered in what forecasters are calling an atmospheric river … Read more

Tuolumne County officials outline goals for next three years

Tuolumne County officials aim to begin construction on a new Sheriff’s Office administration building at … Read more

Former McDonald's building makes way for a new Starbucks

For some, it was where they worked their first job. Others remembered how busy it … Read more

Tuolumne County seeks new veterans services officer

Tuolumne County’s part-time veterans services officer will step down at the end of the month … Read more

News of Record for March 21, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following:MONDAY9:38 a.m., trespass/loiter — Homeless people were … Read more

Vital statistics for March 21, 2018

Marriages recorded March 12 through March 16 (wedding date given); March 10 — John Edward … Read more

Retired cinematographer and advocate for the mentally ill dies at 81

James “Jim” Lee Caywood, a retired cinematographer, U.S. Army veteran and one of the founding … Read more

Andersons' hearing rescheduled for two weeks

A motion hearing set to compel the release of personnel records of a California Highway … Read more

Long-time mountain resident wants diversion wall removed at Rainbow Pool

Donn Harter wants to see a beach at Rainbow Pool on the South Fork Tuolumne … Read more

District Attorney’s Office files misdemeanor charges against student arrested at Sonora High School

The Tuolumne County District Attorney’s Office has filed misdemeanor charges of false imprisonment and battery … Read more

St. Patrick’s day brings arrests, accidents

Domestic battery arrest outside Sonora bar A Sonora man was arrested on felony domestic battery … Read more

San Andreas hospital workers get new contract

More than 250 health care workers in San Andreas have a new, five-year contract with … Read more

News of Record for March 20, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: FRIDAY 10:49 a.m., controlled substances — … Read more

Charter school faces an uncertain future

A Sonora charter school is at risk of having its charter revoked or not renewed … Read more

Daughter of Rosalinda's owner makes first court appearance

Four people who were arrested on March 1 during a law-enforcement raid at Rosalinda’s Gentlemen’s … Read more

Bisordi leaves legacy: Sonora Area Foundation receives $5M bequest from Bisordi estate

The estate of Kenneth “Ken” Harry Bisordi, of the venerable Bisordi family whose patriarch arrived … Read more

Multi-day storm beats down on Calaveras and Tuolumne counties

A multi-day storm that’s expected to clear out of the Mother Lode later today or … Read more

Fire, smoke damage Murphys storage units

Fire damaged one storage unit and smoke damaged 27 more units at Bret Harte Mini … Read more

News of Record for March 17, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 10:18 a.m., reckless driving — … Read more

Roadwork for March 17, 2018

CALAVERAS COUNTY HIGHWAY 26 — One-way traffic control will be in effect 7 a.m. to … Read more

One last gift: friends restore classic car in last days of Sonora man's life

More than a dozen friends and family members of a Sonora man worked feverishly over … Read more

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