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Mother Lode Fair opens today

Final preparations for the 2015 Mother Lode Fair midway were underway Thursday at the fairgrounds in Sonora. Maggie Beck / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015.
 The Mother Lode Fair will open its gates at noon today,  just as the temperature cools down. 

Repairs due for number of bridges in Mother Lode

A line of cars waits Thursday afternoon as a truck crosses the one-lane bridge on Rawhide Road. The bridge is one of several in Tuolumne County slated for work. Maggie Beck / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015.
 Mother Lode bridges are showing their age. 

Services lacking in southern Tuolumne County, residents say

About 7,000 people live in southern Tuolumne County towns like Groveland, Big Oak Flat and Don Pedro. Maggie Beck / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015.
 One aspect of life in southern Tuolumne County is learning to make it on your own. 

Five arrested in Tuolumne drug bust


Five people were arrested Wednesday morning on drug charges following a raid on a Tuolumne home, the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office reported.


Sonora Regional offers new program for better breathing

Sonora Regional Medical Center now offers a new support group for people with chronic lung disease including asthma, COPD, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis.

Ask a Nurse: Hospice helps at life’s end

Q: What is the first thing that happens when a patient is referred to hospice?

Watch out for abuse: Elders need protection, care

Elder abuse is a local problem that affects the health and well being of countless seniors each day. 

Vital Stats for July 9, 2015

Calendar for July 9, 2015

News Notes for July 9, 2015

CCWD board cuts own pay, talks revenue

The Calaveras County Water District Board of Directors approved a pay cut Wednesday that will cut their meeting compensation, beginning next month.

Sierra Views: Francis finds artistic expression in everyday life

Sonora artist Kimberly Ann Francis has self-published two children’s books – “Payten and Nannie Ann, Painting Our Way Home” and “Sneezy Wheezy Rez.” Sean Carson / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015.
 Kimberly Ann Francis rises before the sun most mornings in her Sonora apartment doubling as an art studio, but leaves the paint brushes be to prepare for an administration position at Columbia College. 

Transit board rejects Dial-a-Ride cutback

Tuolumne County Transit’s Dial-a-Ride service will remain available to all military veterans and seniors without confirmed disabilities. 

Mountain lion sightings continue

A Redbud Drive resident took a photo of a mountain lion through a window of their Sonora home. Courtesy photo.
 After dinner Tuesday, Connie Cassinetto sat on her Gibbs Drive porch quietly sipping tea and enjoying the evening when she noticed her 9-year-old Boston terrier miniature schnauzer, Gracie, perk up and look at the pond in the yard.

Pedro drowning victim ID'd

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the body found 140 feet below Don Pedro Lake’s surface on Sunday matches the missing man from Fullerton last seen struggling to swim in the lake.

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