>Sonora / Tuolumne News, Sports, & Weather, Angels Camp, Twain Harte, Jamestown | Union Democrat

Sonora, CA forecast
& Northern California web cams

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Home arrow News arrow Local News

Medical center planned in Angels

PUBLIC MEETING: Angels Camp Planning Commission, 6 p.m. Thursday, May 29, Angels Fire House, 1404 Vallecito Road. 

The Angels Camp Planning Commission next week will consider Mark Twain Medical Center’s plans to build a new, two-story medical clinic.

The 15,416 square-foot clinic, which would replace Mark Twain’s family medical center at 222 S. Main St. in Angels Camp, would be built on Dogtown Road near the intersection of Highways 4 and 49. 

 


Twain Harte school merger eyed

PUBLIC MEETING: The Twain Harte-Long Barn Union School District Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, district board room, 18995 Twain Harte Drive. 

 

The Twain Harte-Long Barn Union School District Board of Trustees is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a proposal to merge Black Oak Elementary School and Twain Harte Middle School.

The Black Oak Campus was closed in 2007 because of declining enrollment.


Downtown Sonora roadwork commences

Read more...
Caltrans crews will perform grinding and paving work from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. along Washington Street though May 30. The work is one of the final stages of a storm-drain improvement project started in the fall. Chris Caskey / Union Democrat, Copyright 2014.
Noisy nights and traffic delays can be expected in downtown Sonora through the end of next week as Caltrans crews finish road work on Washington Street.

The grinding and repaving work is one of the final stages of a storm-drain improvement project started in the fall. The work, started Sunday, stretches from Stockton Road to Elkin Street.


Chance of rain early this week

A late spring storm is expected to blow through Central California today and tomorrow, bringing a chance of rain and lightning to the Mother Lode.

Tonight, the chance of precipitation stands at 20 percent in the Central Sierra foothills. A northwest wind of 5 to 11 mph is expected.


Voter signup deadline is today

Today is the last day to register to vote in Calaveras and Tuolumne counties for the June 3 primary.

People can register online at www.sos.ca.gov/elections/elections_vr.htm through midnight or find voter registration forms in any post office or at county election offices. 


Nash wins Frog jump finale

Read more...
Casey Nash, from team CFJ Nash, dives to get his frog, Green Cough, to leap in the air Sunday at the Frog Jump Finals at the Calaveras County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee. Jesse Jones / Union Democrat, Copyright 2014.
The world has a new champion frog jumper, and the trophy will stay in Calaveras County.

Casey Nash, of Vallecito, and his frog Green Cough walked away with the top hop Sunday afternoon at the 2014 International Frog Jump Finals in Angels Camp.


Today's headlines (May 19, 2014)


Calaveras confirms pertussis cases

Calaveras County Public Health officials Thursday said two cases of whooping cough have been confirmed in the county.

The illness, also known as pertussis, was found in two school-aged children. The department did not reveal their names, ages or if they indeed attended school.


TUD: Water saving working

What’s the state of water conservation in Tuolumne County during the current drought crisis?

According to Tuolumne Utilities District, the county’s largest water purveyor, monthly usage has been on a gradual decline since mandatory water-use restrictions were approved by the agency’s board on Jan. 28.


Drought won’t prevent pools from opening

Numerous public pools will remain open this summer in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties despite tight water restrictions for much of the area.

In Tuolumne County, community pools in Tuolumne and at Sonora High and Columbia Elementary schools will open for public use on June 13, according to the county recreation department. 


<< Start < Previous page 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Next page > End >>

Follow UnionDemocrat.com

News
Local / Sports / Business / Stocks / News of Record / State / Nation/World / Obituaries / Submit News
Opinion
Editorials / Letters
Photos
Union Democrat Photos / Community Photos /
Classifieds
Search Classifieds / Jobs / Autos / Homes / Rentals / Place an Ad
Online Extras
Weather / Local Business Links / Community Links / Photo Reprints
Union Democrat
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Site Map

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use