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

Felon arrested in connection with guns and ammo

A man who lives on Fortuna Mine Road, up the hill from Phoenix Lake Country … Read more

Ask the Miner: More on Sonora High’s pool

QUESTION: Does the school and Tuolumne County Recreation Department (or any other entity) have plans … Read more

Student arrested on suspicion of battery on school employee

A student was charged with battery Wednesday after a female employee at Sonora High School … Read more

News of Record for March 16, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: WEDNESDAY 8:32 a.m., fraudulent activities — … Read more

Pooley to run for sheriff unopposed after potential challenger drops out

Tuolumne County Undersheriff Bill Pooley is nearly guaranteed to become the county’s next sheriff after … Read more

Storm brings heavy rains, snow

Numerous crashes and other traffic incidents have occurred on slick roads in Calaveras and Tuolumne … Read more

Now & Then: Long Barn Inn in Long Barn 1920-1930

Long Barn started as an early logging camp and got its name from the long … Read more

News of Record for March 15, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 11:51 a.m., animal complaints — … Read more

Rain delays ribbon-cutting for nonprofit’s shower bus to April 18

A ribbon-cutting ceremony for a nonprofit group’s mobile shower bus to aid the homeless has … Read more

‘This is our generation:' Mother Lode students join national walkout to protest gun violence

Hundreds of students in Tuolumne County public high schools walked out of their classrooms shortly … Read more

Walnut Creek woman dies after SUV overturns on rain-slick Highway 120

A Walnut Creek woman died Tuesday morning near Highway 120 on the outskirts of Jamestown … Read more

Calaveras board updated on Butte Fire recovery, effort to spruce up Government Center

Updates on recovery efforts from the 2015 Butte Fire, including burned tree removal and post-fire … Read more

Groveland board suspends GM search, offers job to Kampa

The Groveland Community Services District Board of Directors has suspended its search for a new, … Read more

Rate increases on tap for Calaveras water, sewer customers

Rate increases are likely for thousands of Calaveras County Water District customers by the end … Read more

Fire destroys motel, damages Jamestown gentlemen's club condemned by authorities

A fire erupted at the closed Rosalinda’s Gentlemen’s Club in Jamestown early Tuesday morning, destroying … Read more

Vital statistics for March 14, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY Marriages recorded March 5 through March 9 (wedding date given): Mar. 3 — … Read more

New ownership, new life for historic Groveland Hotel

One of Groveland’s most iconic and historic buildings is getting much more than a fresh … Read more

Storms expected to bring more rain and snow to Central Sierra

Forecasters say a pair of storms are likely to bring more rain and snow this … Read more

Weekend roundup: Lockdown, shoplifting and resisting arrest

Man injured in fight with deputies while resisting arrest A Copperopolis man sustained a black … Read more

News of Record for March 13, 2018

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: FRIDAY 10:23 a.m., parking — A … Read more

Calaveras County supervisors races remain in flux

Two of five elected Calaveras County supervisors will be on June 5 ballots, while recall … Read more

Residents say washed-out creek crossing creates death trap

Winter 2017 storms tore out Murphys Drive crossing more than a year ago, isolating more … Read more

Support grows for clean-up effort by volunteers and the homeless

A recent donation has allowed the Jamestown-based Community Solutions Group to rent a 20-yard trash … Read more

Many races in the Mother Lode will go uncontested

At least one sitting incumbent in Tuolumne County will have challengers on the June 5 … Read more

On a wild goose chase

Early-rising Canada geese have been on the move again with changing weather this week in … Read more

Community Resources Agency meets Monday

Union Democrat staff The Planning Division of the Tuolumne at the Tuolumne County Library. The … Read more

Search continues for owner of Rosalinda’s

The search continues for the 78-year-old owner of Rosalinda’s Gentlemen’s Club in Jamestown about a … Read more

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