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The Amador County Animal Response Team started the year off right at its first meeting of the new year with the training of newly purchased Automated External Defibrillators (AED), a cutting edge, yet easy-to-use, medical device that analyzes the heart’s rhythm in the case of cardiac arrest …

On December 10, 2019 the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) filed a Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Hazardous Materials Spill Report outlining a 5,981,830 gallon spill stated as stormwater coming from Mule Creek State Prison (MCSP).

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An Amador County man was arraigned on Wednesday afternoon, January 8 for the murder of his own father in Amador Superior Court in a case that has seen fast-moving developments all week.

Don’t be alarmed if you hear the sound of gunfire coming from downtown Jackson this Tuesday, January 7. It’s just the annual Serbian Christmas celebration, which will include the sound of shotgun blasts in front of the National Hotel on Main Street at noon sharp, followed by more gunfire in …

On December 27, 2019 at around 10:38 a.m. a resident on Silver Drive in Buckhorn called 911 and explained his neighbor, Kelly Sandefur, who lives at 27309 Silver Drive, just threatened to shoot him with a revolver. The resident stated he retreated inside his residence and heard six or seven …

The arrest warrant in court documents for 20 year-old Sean Patrick Purdy outlines more details about his alleged involvement in the murder and disappearance of his father, Lance Purdy, from earlier this week. 

At approximately 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2020, homicide suspect Sean Purdy was arrested without incident in the Incline Village area of Washoe County, Nevada by deputies from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO). 

On December 31, 2019, at approximately 5 p.m., the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office received notification that a person had activated a personal emergency locator beacon from a location between Avery and Sheep Ranch (Calaveras County).

Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians found some common ground with an important and local nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide responsive, supportive, accommodating and friendly environment for older adults in our local communities. 

Ione man and Lathrop-Manteca Fire Protection District Fire Captain, Erik Forberg, received a Citizen Medal of Valor from the Sacramento Police Department on December 3, 2019 after he aided a Sacramento police officer in subduing a suspect near Mercy General Hospital on J Street in Sacramento…

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On Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at about 8 p.m. the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a suspicious male knocking on doors near Market Street, San Andreas. Upon arrival, deputies were advised the suspect had climbed on top of a residential roof in the 200 block of Market S…

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