News of Record for Oct. 15, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTYThe Sonora Police Department reported the following: FRIDAY 3:06 p.m., suspicious circumstances — A … Read more

Death notices for Oct. 15, 2019

COOPER — A gathering for the family and friends of James “Buddy” Baker, 60, will … Read more

Sonora pawn shop to close after landlord questions gun sales

Tuolumne County’s only pawn shop and one of the few remaining federally licensed firearms dealers … Read more

Commission to consider facelift for Sonora Plaza, revised plans for proposed Dairy Queen

One of the oldest shopping centers in the City of Sonora could be getting a … Read more

PG&E shutoffs: Power restored to most customers

Pacific Gas & Electric announced late Friday night that power had been restored to 98 … Read more

News of Record for Oct. 12, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 7:14 a.m., suspicious circumstances — A … Read more

Vital statistics for Oct. 12, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY Marriages recorded Sept. 30 through Oct. 11 (wedding date given): Sept. 15 — … Read more

Death notices for Oct. 12, 2019

BIERNACKI — Chester Joseph Biernacki, 97, died Friday, October 11, 2019 at his residence in … Read more

After the PG&E shut off, in search of a hot meal

Rodney Silva and his wife Maryanne got through Wednesday night without power with a generator … Read more

News of Record for Oct. 11, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 4:53 a.m., suspicious circumstances — … Read more

Tuolumne County residents converge at PG&E charging station on second day of blackout

After the power went off in Tuolumne County, only a handful of people went to … Read more

Power restored to many areas of Tuolumne, Calaveras counties

Pacific Gas & Electric officials said Friday that power had been restored to 48 percent … Read more

In other news: Chaos ensues – unrelated to PG&E blackout

A fight at a gas station, fatal vehicle accident that caused a mass communications outage, … Read more

Power outage rolls across Calaveras County

The first reports power was out in Calaveras County came from the resilience center in … Read more

BLACKOUT: No word on when power will be restored to the Mother Lode

As darkness fell Wednesday evening on more than 55,000 powerless Pacific Gas and Electric customers … Read more

What's open? Visit Tuolumne County has an answer

Visit Tuolumne County compiled a list of what’s planned during the power outage. Community Resource … Read more

Death notice for Oct. 10, 2019

HUCKABY — Services for Roy Edward Huckaby Sr., 93, of Sonora, who died Monday, Oct. … Read more

Power outages begin, Tuolumne, Calaveras counties after noon

11 a.m. A compost pile at Green Works on Eagle Ridge Drive caught fire Wednesday … Read more

Customers rush on hardware, grocery stores in anticipation of outage

As the impending Pacific Gas & Electric power outage closed in, customers stampeded hardware and … Read more

News of Record for Oct. 9, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: MONDAY 1:47 p.m., burglary — Materials … Read more

Oroville residents share experiences with PG&E power shut offs

One of the worst aspects of Pacific Gas and Electric Co.’s power shut offs for … Read more

PG&E to begin power shutoffs at noon

Tuolumne County's electricity grid will be shut off countywide at 12 p.m. Wednesday, Pacific Gas … Read more

Death notices for Oct. 9, 2019

BREWER — Former Jamestown resident Bonnie Mae Brewer, 82, of Modesto, died Friday, Oct. 4, … Read more

Sonora man dies in solo-vehicle accident

A Tuolumne County man died on Sunday night on Lyons Bald Mountain Road after his … Read more

A shooting outside a saloon recalls another day in a Gold Rush town’s history

A nonfatal shooting Saturday night outside the old Iron Door Saloon on Highway 120-Main Street … Read more

News of Record for Oct. 8, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: FRIDAY 10:33 a.m., public peace, fight, … Read more

PG&E warns of likely power shutoffs in Tuolumne, Calaveras counties this week

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has put 29 California counties, including Tuolumne and Calaveras, on … Read more

Columbia Elementary teacher retires from 21-year career at 84

At an age when most people typically get ready to retire, Bonnie Ryder went back … Read more

Diane Anderson sentenced to 10 months in county jail

Diane Anderson, a Sonora nurse convicted of accessory after the fact to vehicular manslaughter for … Read more

Murphys prepares for grape stomp after a bountiful harvest season

Though the wine grape harvesting season is nearing its conclusion, winemaker Cody LaPertche, 27, said … Read more

News of Record for Oct. 5, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 12:02 p.m., traffic accidents — … Read more

Online photo of riderless horse spurs unanswered question: is it real or a hoax?

Social media posts circulated this week with photos of a horse ostensibly found in the … Read more

Angels Camp trailblazer turns 90

The City of Angels Camp’s budget was $125,000 per year when Jackie Heintz became the … Read more

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