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Pacific Gas and Electric began issuing 48-hour warning notifications on Monday, November 18 for customers about a potential Public Safety Power Shutoff in 22 counties, potentially affecting 264,000 customers. Approximately 2,690 customers are in Amador County, in Amador City, Drytown, Fiddle…

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Wilma Irene Buckie, of Ione, CA, was born in Iowa on August 15…

Virginia Chapin passed away peacefully at her granddaughter’s …

Patricia Salmen, 78, passed away November 2, 2019 in Sutter Cr…

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After the program on bulb planting on October 22, the Sierra Madre Garden Club surprised Thelma Clancy with an expanded birthday celebration, first of many to be sure. (She wanted to bring a cake to celebrate her and all members birthdays.) She was asked to come to the front of the room where she shared her delight in being a member of the club for almost two decades. Then Jan Clute, the club’s historian, presented her with a beautiful poster of her past five years club activities as tha…

Tyler Petersen, 18, of Amador County graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on October 25th, 2019. Tyler successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of the recruits in Training Platoon 3249. While in recruit training Tyler achieved rifle expert. Following ten days home on leave he will report to Camp Pendleton for two months at Infantry Training Battalion. Tyler’s goal is to become a law enforce…

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