On Monday, March 16, 2020, Amador County Chief Probation Officer Mark Bonini swore in new Deputy Probation Officer Kevin Gommeringer. Officer Gommeringer comes to the Amador County Probation Department having previously worked for the Amador County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Division. Offi…

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On Monday, March 16, 2020, Amador County Chief Probation Officer Mark Bonini swore in new Deputy Probation Officer Kevin Gommeringer. Officer Gommeringer comes to the Amador County Probation Department having previously worked for the Amador County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Division. Offi…

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The Amador County Tax Collector’s Office understands and shares the public’s anxiety and concern about the impact of the 2020 COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. However, this office cannot legally change the April 10 payment deadline for the second installment of the 2019-2020 secured property…

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Amador Transit issued a Rider Alert on Friday, March 27, 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to safety concerns for the community, Amador Transit has reduced services to encourage essential only transport such as grocery, medication, doctor's appointment trips.

Meeting in person, carefully spaced out in compliance with guidelines established to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus, and with the public participating through video conference and telephones, the Amador County Board of Supervisors held a short public meeting on Tuesday morning, March 24.

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On Thursday, March 26, 2020, Calaveras Public Health confirmed a new case of novel coronavirus or COVID-19. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county is now three. This additional positive case is a Valley Springs resident who is currently receiving care outside of the count…

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On March 24, 2020, the Amador County Office of Emergency Services (OES) activated its Emergency Operations Center to support the Amador County Public Health Department Operations Center for the local response to COVID-19.  It is imperative that Amador County stay ahead of the curve in regard…

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During these uncertain times, The Amador County Victim Witness Bureau in the District Attorney’s Office and Operation Care have partnered to bring amessage of hope to the most vulnerable in our community, our Elder population, at risk children and victims of domestic violence or sexual assault.

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ACES Waste Services is considered an essential business under the state Stay-at-Home order. ACES will continue to provide Amador County with critical sanitation services, with some modifications to protect employees and the public in accordance with state and local health advisories.

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The Amador County Veterans Services office will continue to provide claims services and other support as needed, but to prevent the spread of COVID-19 they have moved to phone intakes, and all in-person services are discouraged unless of an urgent nature. If the veteran or family members are…

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Nexus Youth & Family Services has spent the past several days consulting with County departments, community partners, and others to develop a response plan to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our priority is to continue to provide services safely for our clients, staff and community. In order to l…

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Amador Water Agency (AWA) wants to emphasize that our drinking water is not impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  According to the State Water Board, Environmental Protection Agency and Center for Disease Control, conventional water treatment methods that use filtration and disinfection, …

The Amador County Sheriff’s Office is weeks away from releasing any information on the investigation into the death of Philip Haney, a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) whistleblower, who was an outspoken critic of the administration of former President Barack Obama.

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) dumped an additional 121,984 gallons of industrial waste containing Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and Semivolitile Organic Compounds (SVOCs) into Mule Creek in Ione from March 6-8, 2020, bringing the total to 7,951,458 ga…

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Amador County Public Health has received confirmation that an Amador resident has tested positive for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This is the first confirmed case of a resident currently within the county.This elderly individual was a close contact to a confirmed case in San Clara C…

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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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