Amador County Newswire

Amador County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Amador County, CA.

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  1. Interview by deputies in Jamestown leads to four arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    A follow-up interview with a Jamestown resident yielded four arrests early Saturday morning for possession of a stolen vehicle, drug possession and two outstanding warrants. A Tuolumne County Sheriff's deputy identified a 2014 Nissan Versa parked in a Wigwam Drive driveway as stolen out of Amador County.

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  2. Stolen Vehicle Recovered In JamestownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Mother Lode

    A car that had been stolen out of Amador County was located over the weekend in Jamestown, and several people were arrested at the location. The Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office was conducting a followup interview at a house on Wigwam Road and several cars were parked in the driveway.

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  3. Board hires new Tuolumne County Veterans Services officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | The Union Democrat

    A 1997 Calaveras High School graduate who served in the United States Coast Guard will be the new Tuolumne County Veterans Services officer. Mark Orlando, who lives in Amador County with his wife and three children, was selected by the Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday to replace former County Veterans Services Officer Eric Larson, who retired at the end of December.

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  4. 11 Juicy California Sauvignon BlancsRead the original story

    Monday May 15 | Wine Spectator

    ... and tasting notes of California Sauvignon Blancs from Mendocino, Lake County's High Valley, Sierra Foothills' Amador County, Napa Valley's Rutherford, and Russian River Valley and Dry Creek Valley in Sonoma reviewed by Wine Spectator senior editor ...

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  5. Blends announces Eduardo Hidalgo as Northeast Regional Sales ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Wine Business Online

    ... from some of the world's most renowned wine regions. The portfolio includes: Renwood Winery from California's Amador County, The Cleaver from California, Bodega Vistalba, Tomero, Arido and Bodega Argento wineries from Argentina's Mendoza region, ...

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  6. Renowned Atelier Melka Team Joins Andis Wines in AmadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | PRWeb

    The team of Atelier Melka, led by Philippe Melka, has been appointed winemaker at Andis Wines, an up-and-coming winery located in Amador County, CA. The team of Atelier Melka, led by Philippe Melka, has been appointed winemaker at Andis Wines, an up-and-coming winery located in Amador County in the heart of California's Sierra Foothills.

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  7. Fire Destroys Building at Helwig Winery in Amador CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A fire sparked around 11 p.m. at Helwig Winery, and the flames destroyed a two-story building that housed the winery's offices and a commercial kitchen. A wedding is scheduled for this weekend, but the winery says the festivities will go on as planned thanks to local vendors helping out.

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  8. Silvaa s legal proceedings inching alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | RecordNET

    Anthony Silva's next court appearance in his Amador County legal case will be Aug. 7, one year and three days after Stockton's former mayor was arrested at the Silver Lake camp he was running for disadvantaged youth. Silva, 42, faces several misdemeanor charges in Amador County for alleged wrongdoing at the camp in 2015.

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  9. Monsignor to retireRead the original story

    Tuesday May 2 | Village Life

    ... am happy to announce that Father Larry Beck, who currently serves as pastor of St. Katherine Drexel parish in Amador County, will become the new pastor of Holy Trinity," Kidder said. "He is a fine man and a fine choice to lead this community." Beck, ...

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  10. Main Street Theatre Works Starts The Season With Southern ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... July 22nd. Main Street Theatre Works is a professionally oriented theatre company, performing in the heart of Amador County. Now entering its 23rd season, MSTW continues to be dedicated to bringing professional and community theatre artists together ...

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  11. Tons Of Trash Costing Millions To PickupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | My Mother Lode

    Mother Lode motorists are dumping more garbage on the areas highways and cleaning it up comes with a hefty price tag. Caltrans held its annual Litter Removal and Enforcement Day along California highways during the Earth Day celebration and the results are nothing to cheer about for the state or Mother Lode.

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  12. Kids Club loses after-school contract with MUSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | RecordNET

    ... “solely to attack this office.” Silva's attorneys also have a phone conference Tuesday with the Amador County prosecutor and judge in a case involving misdemeanor charges against the former mayor for alleged activities two years ago at ...

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  13. Regulators in California Hit PG&E with $8.3M Fine for Deadly WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Insurance Journal West

    ... failed to maintain a gray pine tree that slumped into a power line igniting the September 2015 fire in Amador County. The blaze burned for three weeks, killing two people and destroying more than 900 structures, including about 550 homes. The ...

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  14. CPUC Hits PG&E With $8.3-million In Fines For Butte FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | My Mother Lode

    The California Public Utilities Commission has issued two citations to PG&E related to the cause of the 2015 Butte Fire, totaling $8.3-million. The commission's investigation found that a gray pine tree contacted a PG&E 12-kilovolt overhead electric conductor, which ignited the fire on September 9, 2015.

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  15. PG&E fined $8.3M for deadly Sierra Foothills wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | KRON 4

    ... failed to maintain a gray pine tree that slumped into a power line igniting the September 2015 fire in Amador County. The blaze burned for three weeks, killing two people and destroying more than 900 structures, including about 550 homes. The ...

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  16. California regulators fine PG&E $8.3M for deadly wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | KAEF

    ... failed to maintain a gray pine tree that slumped into a power line igniting the September 2015 Butte Fire in Amador County. The blaze burned for three weeks, killing two people and destroying more than 900 structures, including about 550 homes. The ...

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  17. Silva's preposterous motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | RecordNET

    ... desire perhaps to work as a lifegard or swim coach at the club. Given the sleazoid charges Silva faces in Amador County, drunken strip poker with teens, giving him any responsibility for youth is wildly inappropriate. Judge Brett Morgan sent a ...

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  18. California Public Utilities Commission CPUC Issues Staff Citations...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Electric Energy Online

    The California Public Utilities Commission today issued two staff Citations totaling $8.3 million to Pacific Gas and Electric Company for several violations related to the Butte Fire. On September 9, 2015, the Butte Fire ignited near Butte Mountain Road in the city of Jackson in Amador County.

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  19. Former Stockton mayor asks for ankle bracelet to be removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | SFGate

    ... report that led to Silva's arrest in March. FILE-- In this Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, booking mug released by the Amador County Sheriff's Office is Anthony Silva, the mayor of Stockton, Calif. A lawyer says Silva has been charged with providing alcohol ...

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  20. Silvaa s attorneys will argue merit of three conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | RecordNET

    ... charges involving alleged illegal activities in 2015 at his annual summer camp for disadvantaged youth in Amador County. - Contact reporter Roger Phillips at (209) 546-8299 or [email protected] Follow him at recordnet.com/phillipsblog and on ...

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