Smith elected Sonora Union High School Board president

New Sonora Union High School Board of Trustees President Jeanie Smith sought to dispel the … Read more

Sonora council to consider cannabis business regulations

The Sonora City Council will hold a public meeting Monday at City Hall to consider … Read more

Calaveras County airplane crash victims in stable condition

The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two men involved in airplane crash near … Read more

Foothill towns can expect dry winds up to 25 mph through early Sunday

Dry winds out of the north could increase fire dangers and chances for power outages … Read more

Roadwork for week of Dec. 17, 2017

CALAVERAS COUNTY HIGHWAY 4 — Shoulder restrictions will be in effect 9 a.m. to 3 … Read more

News of Record for Dec. 16, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 8:44 a.m., traffic violations — … Read more

Two airlifted to Modesto hospitals after plane crash on private air strip near Valley Springs

A 1981 Cessna fixed-wing single-engine aircraft crashed on a private air strip near Hogan Dam … Read more

City receives input on proposed Vision Sonora project

People largely seem to favor the City of Sonora taking a minimalist approach in designing … Read more

Volunteers undertake Christmas bird count

Steven Umland woke up several hours before sunrise Thursday to start owling at 3 a.m. … Read more

Local incumbents, challengers show interest in 2018 primary races

Campaign season kicked off Thursday with more than a dozen incumbents and challengers in Tuolumne … Read more

Piech won’t seek re-election next year

Shelley Piech gets into Tuolumne County Administration Center in Sonora everyday about an hour before … Read more

Multiple pot busts in Valley Springs

The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office busted three Valley Springs-area unregistered indoor marijuana grows in the … Read more

Green street closed today for ‘Sing’

Green Street between Bradford Street and Yaney Avenue will be closed from 11 a.m. to … Read more

Sonora man arrested for assault, fighting with deputies

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Sonora man at an apartment complex Wednesday night … Read more

Transient arrested after breaking window of Sonora business

The Sonora Police Department arrested a transient man Wednesday afternoon after he broke the window … Read more

Angels Camp Police seize butane honey oil, arrest man

The Angels Camp Police Department arrested a Baldwin Park man after a traffic stop on … Read more

News of Record for December 15, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: WEDNESDAY 8:42 a.m., miscellaneous codes — … Read more

Students raise money for trip to nation’s capital

A moment Michelle Bennett shared with one of her students during a school trip to … Read more

Mark Twain Medical Center - Details of Dignity Health agreement released

Staff with the Mark Twain Health Care District, a public agency, released details Wednesday of … Read more

Galen “Mut” Mutzner to host his 30th and final bean feed on Friday

Come Friday, the air surrounding downtown Sonora will waft with the scent of pinto beans, … Read more

No rash outbreak believed to be occurring in Tuolumne and Calaveras Counties

A blistering skin rash that affected nearly a dozen Valley Springs Elementary School students last … Read more

Tuolumne County transit officials receive little input on unmet needs

Transportation officials took the sparse attendance at an annual public hearing Wednesday to gather input … Read more

Man arrested for attempted assault

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Jamestown man Monday on attempted rape and sexual … Read more

Bigelow agrees to $2K fine for campaign finance violation

Assemblyman Frank Bigelow, R-O’Neals, has agreed to pay a $2,000 fine in a settlement with … Read more

Mi-Wok ranger station closing indefinitely

People who like to stop at Mi-Wok Ranger Station for information about the Stanislaus National … Read more

Now & Then - Few remember Sonora’s Chinatown

In stories to her children, Teresa Meyer Mallard, who was born in 1874, described Sonora’s … Read more

News of Record for December 14, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 10:42 a.m., hazardous situation — … Read more

Man arrested outside Sonora bar Wednesday

Early Wednesday morning, a Sonora man was arrested outside of a South Washington Street bar … Read more

Tuolumne County leaders move commercial cannabis talks forward

Tuolumne County leaders will continue investigating the possibility of allowing some commercial cannabis production and … Read more

Local ISPs, consumers face uncertain future if FCC scraps net neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote on Thursday to repeal regulations put in … Read more

Mark Twain Medical Center and Dignity Health keep public proposal secret

After stating a proposal for Mark Twain Medical Center to renew a partnership with Dignity … Read more

Cheers for Serventes

The whiskey was flowing at Servente’s Saloon last Friday. Classic rock blared over the speakers, … Read more

Turkey hunter prompts lockdown of Curtis Creek Elementary

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office cautioned a wayward turkey hunter for carrying a firearm near … Read more

Free days at Yosemite reduced from 10 in 2017 to 4 in 2018

The National Park Service announced Tuesday there will be four fee-free days at national parks, … Read more

Vital statistics for Dec. 13, 2017

CALAVERAS COUNTY Marriages recorded Nov. 30 through Dec. 7 (recorded date given): Dec. 1 — … Read more

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