Shower bus for the homeless nears completion

In addition to searching for food, water, and shelter, finding ways to stay clean and … Read more

When was the first Thanksgiving in the Mother Lode?

Historians say this turkey tradition we celebrate today goes all the way back to Wampanoag … Read more

Community ensures kids have a merry Christmas

Tina Mather worked in retail for years, and like many in that industry, dreaded the … Read more

Copperopolis man arrested at Black Oak casino

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Copperopolis man at Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne … Read more

News of Record for Nov. 23, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 8:48 a.m., trespass/loiter — A … Read more

Three arrested following baby formula heist from Safeway

Suspected in the theft of more than $1,000 in baby formula and other items from … Read more

22-year library veteran takes helm at Tuolumne County library

Tuolumne County’s new library director envisions a day when someone can walk into the main … Read more

Inmates construct new Santa’s Workshop for Sonora Christmas Village

Sierra Conservation Center prison inmate Adam Gray knelt on one knee in the freshly painted … Read more

Man hit by vehicle in Sonora dies from head injury

The Sonora man hit by a woman’s vehicle while walking on Stockton Road near the … Read more

Sonora Christmas Parade to light up downtown on Friday

The 33rd annual Downtown Sonora Christmas Parade will return Friday to hearken in the holiday … Read more

Sonora Pass officially closes for winter

Deep snow and icy road conditions prompted Caltrans to close Sonora Pass over Highway 108 … Read more

Vital statistics for Nov. 22, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY Marriages recorded Nov. 13 through Nov. 17 (wedding date given): Nov. 4 — … Read more

News of Record for Nov. 22, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: MONDAY 7:59 a.m., public peace, fight, … Read more

Massive oak crushes woman’s home, causes mass power outage

Mollie McCarthy said she has something to be grateful for this Thanksgiving, even after a … Read more

Pedestrian struck by vehicle after event

A Sonora man was injured Saturday night after being hit by a woman’s vehicle while … Read more

Sonora City leaders approve indoor pot growing rules, ban others

The Sonora City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Monday night that outlaws outdoor cultivation of … Read more

Utility agencies urge Thanksgiving cooks to trap grease

Local utilities and waste management agencies in Tuolumne County are urging holiday cooks to remember … Read more

Burger King surveillance photos released; Law deals with DUI, drug and vehicle theft arrests

Surveillance photos released The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office released surveillance photos Monday of a suspect … Read more

Prescribed burns planned at Calaveras Big Trees, Jawbone in Stanislaus National Forest

It’s cooler and damper at high elevations in Calaveras Big Trees State Park and the … Read more

Officials cancel cell tower hearing

A public hearing scheduled for 1:30 p.m. today to consider an appeal of the Tuolumne … Read more

News of Record for November 21, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: FRIDAY 9:33 a.m., animal complaints — … Read more

Sonora leaders to discuss cannabis ordinance

City of Sonora leaders will consider introducing a proposed ordinance Monday night that would outlaw … Read more

Causes of Golf, Twist, Jacksonville fires still unclear

Fires that destroy property and fires that kill people are always viewed as suspicious, and … Read more

Opponents seek to block AT&T cell tower in Jamestown

A homeowner, two locally owned communications companies, and parents of students at Sierra Waldorf School … Read more

Man accused of Big Oak Flat murder offered plea deal

The Big Oak Flat man accused of murdering his neighbor with a firearm was offered … Read more

Sonora man accused of rape issued preliminary hearing date

A former Cal Fire firefighter accused of raping a woman at her Main Street home … Read more

Ski masked man tries to rob Sonora Burger King

A heavy set man attempted to rob the Burger King in East Sonora Thursday night, … Read more

Sonora Elementary holds annual turkey trot

Sonora Elementary held it annual turkey trot Friday, a day later than planned due to … Read more

News of Record for Nov. 18, 2017

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 8:13 a.m., theft — A … Read more

Roadwork for Nov. 18, 2017

CALAVERAS COUNTY HIGHWAY 4 — One-way traffic control will be in effect 7 a.m. to … Read more

First intense rain of the season hits the Mother Lode

Today’s supposed to be sunny up and down the Mother Lode so it might be … Read more

Voter registration raises questions about GCSD candidate’s eligibility

One of the two people who applied for a seat on the Groveland Community Services … Read more

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