Plane that crashed into Tulloch is registered to Modesto man

The 63-year-old plane that struck power lines and plunged into Tulloch Reservoir on Sunday was … Read more

Vital statistics for June 19, 2019

Marriages recorded June 10 through June 14 (wedding date given): June 5 — Boyd Glen … Read more

Judge Donald Segerstrom disqualified from Diane Anderson case

A Butte County Superior Court judge has disqualified Tuolumne County Superior Court Judge Donald Segerstrom … Read more

Missing plane located in Tulloch Reservoir

Searchers found the plane that plunged into Tulloch Reservoir about noon Monday in 110 feet … Read more

Sonora officials approve hiring consultant for economic development efforts

A consultant who’s done work for the cities of Merced, Los Banos, and Morro Bay … Read more

Two fires spark on Highway 108 and Mono Way minutes apart

Firefighters quickly extinguished a fire Monday afternoon on Highway 108 and then a few minutes … Read more

TCEDA board lacks quorum, meeting to be rescheduled

The governing board for the shuttered Tuolumne County Economic Development Authority had to cancel and … Read more

Homeless feel a sense of community in the wake of cleanups, volunteer help

Charles Floyd Miller Jr. believes there’s a positive change occurring at the homeless camp off … Read more

News of Record for June 15, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: THURSDAY 8:07 a.m., animal complaints — … Read more

LGBT opposition to conservative pastor’s appointment to local government role ignored

A pastor from a nondenominational Christian church in Mokelumne Hill who has criticized homosexuality from … Read more

Father-son wine bar and restaurant to open in space that housed Talulah’s in downtown Sonora

Gardner Davis has discussed wine wisdom with his father, Eric, from the Lompoc Wine Ghetto … Read more

News of Record for June 14, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: WEDNESDAY 7:29 a.m., suspicious circumstances — … Read more

Sonora man, homeless since mother’s death, builds a new life

Dakota Hanson was a high school dropout who spent four years addicted to drugs and … Read more

Capt. Stacy Hamilton: aviation expert, Cal Fire leader, and a friend to many

After Cal Fire Captain Stacy Hamilton performed his first hoist rescue he approached his friend, … Read more

Firefighters recognized for saving life of man in a house fire

Firefighters Andrew Derichsweiler and Cameron Medeiros were doing engine checks at Tuolumne City’s fire station … Read more

Tuolumne County opens summer swim season at area pools

All county pools and recreational aquatics activities will open on Friday, just in time to … Read more

News of Record for June 13, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: TUESDAY 2:45 a.m., suspicious circumstances — … Read more

Tuolumne County supervisors consider a unified fire system, more money is needed either way

Tuolumne County will need more money just to maintain the current level of fire protection … Read more

He Tried to Plug a Wasp Nest. He Ended Up Sparking California’s Biggest Wildfire.

POTTER VALLEY, Calif. — It was a fire that crossed mountain ranges and valleys, that … Read more

Now & Then: Gold pan design varied

If there was ever such a thing as a Gold Rush logo, it would have … Read more

Sonora High board approves fund transfers for legal fees and employee raises

The Sonora Union High School district board of trustees said separate district funds designated for … Read more

News of Record for June 12, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: MONDAY 1:16 a.m., suspicious circumstances — … Read more

Services for Cal Fire captain to be held Monday

Celebration of life services for Cal Fire Capt. Stacy Hamilton will be held on Monday … Read more

No decision yet on economic development director

The Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors did not make a decision on Tuesday about hiring … Read more

Pinecrest Theater draws on family and tradition during 85th anniversary season

Nami Manglicmot rode a blue scooter through the sloped aisles of the historic Pinecrest Amphitheater … Read more

Local ham radio group takes part in national exercise

Roots of amateur radio date back to the late 19th and early 20th centuries, more … Read more

Vital statistics for June 12, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY Marriages recorded June 3 through June 7 (wedding date given): May 25 — … Read more

Grand jury investigates Groveland Community Services District for third year in a row

Groveland Community Services District has “ongoing odor issues” around its sewage pump stations due to … Read more

News of Record for June 11, 2019

TUOLUMNE COUNTY The Sonora Police Department reported the following: FRIDAY 4:50 p.m., fraudulent activities — … Read more

Tuolumne County Grand Jury heaps praise on juvenile hall staff, volunteers, programs

The Mother Lode Regional Juvenile Detention Facility received a glowing review from the 2018-19 Tuolumne … Read more

Columbia-based fire captain dies in car accident

A Cal Fire captain based at Columbia Air Attack Base died early Saturday morning in … Read more

Sonora High graduates 207

They marched in two by two onto Dunlavy Field and under an arch Thursday night. … Read more

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