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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


Out-Of-Control Wildfire In Calaveras County Forces Evacuations

CALAVARAS COUNTY (CBS SF) — A wildfire raging in Calaveras County has grown to more than 200 acres and forced evacuations.

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Calaveras Wildfire Fully Contained, 83 Acres Burned

10:30 a.m. Thursday Update: Firefighters have fully contained the fire which burned south of the Camanche Reservoir.

Firefighters have contained the 83 acre #CheyenneFire south of Comanche Reservoir in Calaveras Co.

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My son Ken, in the bright blue t-shirt, hosted a goodbye California party for family, friends and neighbors Saturday. It has been nice having he and Laurie in Calaveras County, but his job required him to move to Reno, Nevada. 488 more words