Do you have pork sausage or turkey patties in the freezer that you bought from Walmart? You may need to toss them in the trash because they could be contaminated with salmonella. More than 6,400 pounds of ready-to-eat pork and turkey patties have been recalled due to the risk ofRead More →

You may notice that some flags are flying half-staff today, October 21, 2019. Although there are no national proclamations today from President Donald Trump, New Jersey has issued proclamations that will last through October 25. Meanwhile, flags were recently half-staff for Elijah Cummings, and it’s possible that some people whoRead More →

Caltrans road work and several areas of utility work will delay travel in several areas in the Mother Lode this week. On Highway 49 at Mormon Creek Road and Rawhide Road one-way traffic will allow for drainage work and cause 10-minute delays. The work is scheduled Monday through Saturday fromRead More →

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is now. This attributed old Chinese proverb holds true even today. Fall is a great time to get your planting done, both for your plants and for you. A plant’s life is controlled by weather andRead More →

Atornado ripped through north Dallas on Sunday night, leaving significant damage in its path. These are photos and videos showing the tornado as it touched down in the Dallas region. This photo shows a tornado looming large in the background looking northeast from Lake Highlands. Another picture of #tornado lookingRead More →

John MacArthur, a prominent evangelical pastor, caused controversy when he weighed in on whether the Southern Baptist Convention should allow women preachers and said that Beth Moore, an evangelist and founder of Living Proof Ministries, should “go home.” That’s sparked a round of condemnation on Twitter, although others came toRead More →

Who is Mark Esperanto? That’s what people wondered when President Donald Trump referred to him in a Sunday morning tweet. It turns out, though, that there is no Mark Esperanto. and Trump was actually referring to Defense Secretary Mark Esper. CNN’s Brian Stelter jumped into the rounds of criticism againstRead More →

Angels Camp, CA – Several clerks at the Wyndham resort in Angels Camp were startled and shocked after a rock came smashing through a lobby window, shattering it. Luckily, there were few people in that area of the WorldMark Angel’s Camp resort, located at 123 Selkirk Ranch Road on theRead More →

Sonora, CA – Although the special meeting involved a follow-up interview for one of the five candidates vying for the job of Sonora City Administrator, no selection was made. A meeting was held yesterday (Friday, Oct. 18) in the council’s chambers at Sonora City Hall to further pursue the hiringRead More →