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Jamestown man arrested after stabbing

A Jamestown man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stabbing another man.


Frank Jack Bell, 59, was booked on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, threats and misdemeanor possession of methamphetamine after an arrest at 7:45 p.m. on the 10000 block of Wigam Road, Jamestown.


Found body ID'd by authorities as that of Daniel Mulligan

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office confirmed today that a body found last week in the Red Hills Recreation Area is that of Daniel Mulligan, who was reported missing June 1 by a friend.


The report stated that a forensic autopsy was conducted “and the deceased male was positively identified as the previously reported Missing Person Daniel Mulligan.”

A cause of death won’t be determined until toxicology reports are completed, the release stated. Foul play is not suspected, the reported continued, but can’t be ruled out until a cause of death is found.

Land Transfers for June 10, 2015

Barbecue to benefit family of crash victim

The Calaveras Future Farmers of America and its booster club will hold a drive-through barbecue dinner Friday in support of the family of Brittany Rafferty.

Victim run over in Angels Camp carjack

A Lodi man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after allegedly carjacking a vehicle in Angels Camp. 

Former Don Pedro High School teacher pleads guilty to more child-sex charges

A former Don Pedro High School teacher who pleaded guilty to having sex with a student appeared in a San Luis Obispo court Monday to face charges in a second child-sex case.  

Calendar for June 10, 2015

Renovations on Jamestown School board agenda

The Jamestown School Board of Trustees will hold a public meeting tonight to approve bids for renovations on the Jamestown School campus. 

Input sought on water solutions at TUD forums

People at Tuolumne Utilities District are urging residents to attend a series of forums focusing on water solutions in Tuolumne County tonight at the Sonora Opera Hall, Thursday night at Columbia Elementary, and next week at Tuolumne Memorial Hall.

Calaveras County budget talks to continue

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting today to continue discussing the county’s 2015-16 budget as the board was unable to cover all agenda items Tuesday. 

TUD water cutbacks remain at 30 percent

A slide from a Surface Water Supply presentation given at Tuesday’s Tuolumne Utilities District Board of Directors meeting shows Sonora precipitation records. Tuolumne Utilities District / Courtesy graphic.
 Tuolumne Utilities District customers remain on 30 percent mandatory water-use reductions compared to 2013, because Tuesday afternoon the TUD Board of Directors shelved a proposal to lower the district’s conservation rate to 24 percent.

Airport seeks volunteers for Father’s Day event

Dayton Calavan, of Oakdale, sits in the cockpit of an airplane at a past Father’s Day Fly-In at Columbia Airport. File photo / Union Democrat.
 Columbia Airport is struggling to find enough volunteers for its 49th annual Father’s Day Fly-in later this month. 

Farm and Ranch Tour this weekend

The eighth annual Farms of Tuolumne County Farm and Ranch Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in Columbia.

Tech Notes: Loyalty can’t compete with camera quality

People who are motivated by brand loyalty and don’t look too deeply into the business reasons behind their purchase often don’t even know what the competition is offering. 

‘Mini’ labs planned at Tioga, Merced

Tuolumne County’s InnovationLab has expanded to offer two new mini sites — one at Tioga High School and one in downtown Merced. 

West Point man charged with attempted murder


A West Point man was arrested Friday on charges including suspicion of attempted murder after allegedly attempting to shoot a man with a bow and arrow.


Michael Rae Mendibles, 49, of West Point, was booked into the Calaveras County Jail at 7:24 p.m. on felony charges of suspicion of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm and misdemeanor battery after an arrest at his home on the 400 block of Main Street.

Search for missing man continues

The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate the disappearance of a Murphys man reported missing early last week, according to Sheriff’s spokesman Anthony Eberhardt.

Hit-and-run suspect held at Calaveras jail on $132K bail

A Murphys man sought by the California Highway Patrol for allegedly fleeing the scene of a Saturday accident was arrested Sunday, Calaveras County Jail records show. 

Down power line cause 10-acre burn

A vegetation fire on Monday scorched about 10 acres in Valley Springs.

Registration open for summer preschool program

Tuolumne County Recreation Department will present HeadWinds Lil’ Sidekicks preschool learning adventure sessions on Saturdays from June 13 through July 18. 

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