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San Joaquin: Central Valley-Bachelor Valley-Gopher Ridge-Salt Spring Valley

Thursday, September 22, 2016

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This beautiful remote ride travels through three counties from San Joaquin to Stanislaus and Calaveras. It rolls through the rich expansive agricultural lands around the… 1,283 more words

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Bark Beetle: Still Going

Our trees have begun to fall.

Not the big ones – yet – but when we arrived at Mustang Ranch late last week, we discovered that our neighbor Nick had rallied for us all. 1,024 more words

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Willow Fire At 450 Acres in Calaveras County

CALAVERAS COUNTY, CALIF. (CBS13) — CAL Fire crews are currently battling a wild fire near Willow Creek Road east of San Andreas.

Evacuations are in progress for Willow Springs Subdivision of Mountain Ranch and the department  has confirmed it has reached 450 acres in size with fifteen percent containment. 18 more words


How art is helping a community heal the burn scars of the Butte Fire

Sitting on the blackened earth, she took a moment to cradle the clarinet’s skeleton. She ran her fingers over the burned through wall of the bell, the pads fused closed, the jagged end where a mouthpiece had once been.

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Bark Beetle: The Saga Continues

Here’s the latest:

Our trees died. All the ponderosa pines, at least.

Three weeks after discovering bark beetles had struck our biggest pines, on the 4th of July, we came back to our cabin in Arnold to discover… 819 more words


House Burned In Stagecoach Fire In Calaveras County

CALAVERAS COUNTY (CBS13) – Crews are continuing to fight a pair of wildfires in rural Calaveras County that started Tuesday.

Wednesday, Cal Fire officials said that a home was burned in the Stagecoach Fire, which is burning south of Copperopolis. 70 more words


Appaloosa Fire Threatens Residential Structures, Reaches 310 Acres in Calaveras County

CALAVERAS COUNTY, CALIF. (CBS13) — A fire started around 12:50 p.m. in Calaveras County, has spread to 310 acres with 10 percent containment at the time of this writing. 186 more words