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Sonora, Ebbetts passes open early

Sonora and Ebbetts passes, connecting the Mother Lode with the eastern Sierra, opened Friday, one of the passes’ earliest openings on record, according to a Caltrans press release.

Plant-specific water-use information offered by UCCE

Say what? WUCOLS? What the … ?  

W.U.C.O.L.S. (pronounced woo-kuls), which stands for the “Water Use Classification of Landscape Species,” was developed by University of California Cooperative Extension to provide basic water-use information about a whole host of plants that you may have in your landscape.

Your Home, Your Haven: Various types of artificial lighting

Last time we began a discussion about light, more specifically, natural daylight. Today we’ll commence our study of light with a focus on artificial light, its terminology, and lamp types and fixtures. 

Celebrations will mark Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day, and several local events are planned to celebrate the environmentally minded holiday. 

Spring in bloom

Yellow monkey flowers bloom at Red Hills. Jesse Jones / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015.
Wildflowers are in full bloom in the Sierra Nevada foothills, especially at Red Hills. Here is a list of native wildflowers and the best places and times to see them.

Roadwork for April 18, 2015

News Notes for April 18, 2015

Calendar for April 18, 2015

Lamplight Dinner reservations due today

Tuolumne County Historical Society’s annual Lamplight Dinner will be held Friday at the Sonora Elks Lodge, and the deadline for reservations is today.

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