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3 hrs ago | The Union Democrat
Officers assisted with the information exchange between the drivers. 9:55 a.m., assault - A juvenile was arrested at Sonora High School on suspicion of battery on a public transit employee after allegedly hitting a bus driver in the head with a snowball Monday.
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7 hrs ago | My Mother Lode
A major injury accident shut down Highway 49 at the Stevenot Bridge for a while yesterday, December 11th.
If you answer the phone and the person on the other end of the line says they need your personnel information to fix a banking or credit card problem, be skeptical.
Josh Pfeiffer will perform this Saturday December 14 at the Sonora Auditorium in Sonora California, with his 10 piece band in "A Christmas Crooner Concert" with special guests.
2:28 p.m., Sonora area - A group of men cut wood at Red Heather Drive and Dulce Road without permission.
A planned arts class with local artist Tracy Knopf became a way to let students at Curtis Creek Elementary School in Sonora work through the scary experience of the Rim fire, which struck far too close to home for many of them.
Columbia College Community Choirs with Orchestra will present sounds of the season at 7:30 p.m. tonight and at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Sonora Opera Hall, 250 S. Washington St., Sonora.
Friday's overnight snowstorm brought several inches of snow to the foothills and more than a foot to higher elevations, knocking out power to thousands of people and snarling roads.
Sonora 8 outages impacting 3,783 customers Sonora 10 outages impacting 3,820 customers, Mono Vista1 outage impacting 169 customers , Pine Mountain Lake 1 outage is impacting 584 customers During heat or snow, overburdened electric cables, transformers, and other electrical equipment can fail.
This weekend's storm, which could bring snow as low as 500 feet in elevation, has prompted emergency response crews to open three warming shelters in Calaveras County.
The National Weather Service issued a "Winter Storm Warning" for the west slope of the Sierra Nevada, recommending people not travel except in emergencies due to severe winter weather conditions, including downed trees and power lines.
The Peaceful Oak interchange project, off of the new section of the East Sonora Bypass, is up for discussion as to whether it should be funded.