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Calaveras County

Flu cough

Flu Claims First Calaveras And Plumas Counties This Season

The flu has claimed the life of its first victim in Plumas County. Health officials say the senior passed away last week after being hospitalized from influenza.

02/10/2014

Joshua Hall, Ryan Hall, Julia Hall

Deaths Of Twins On Ventilators During Power Outage Deemed Suspicious

A respiratory therapist discovered it was clear that the twins weren’t getting enough air, and that the twins’ mother, Julia Hall, was visibly intoxicated.

11/26/2013

Cartels moving in

Mexican Drug Cartels Extending Violent Reach Into Calaveras County Rancher’s Property

Ruthless criminal organizations behind mass murders, assassinations and kidnappings are setting up shop in the area, right under property owners’ noses.

11/05/2013

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Isaiah Fowler Trial: Attorneys Push Back Possible Trial Date In Sister’s Stabbing Death

The short hearing on Wednesday had both sides agreeing to take more time before setting a trial date for Isaiah Fowler in the stabbing death of his sister, 8-year-old Leila Fowler.

07/31/2013

Calaveras County arrest

Calaveras County Murder Suspect Captured After Pursuit

A suspect in a Calaveras County murder was arrested after a pursuit involving Lodi Police and the California Highway Patrol.

07/11/2013

Calaveras County death

UPDATED: Calaveras County Suspicious Death Now Homicide Investigation

A Tuesday morning 911 call sparked an investigation into a suspicious death at a Calaveras County home.

07/10/2013

Fast-Moving Calaveras County Fire Burns Homes, Sends Residents Fleeing

Fast-Moving Calaveras County Fire Burns Homes, Sends Residents Fleeing

A fast-moving grass fire barely gave three people, including a woman in a wheelchair, time to escape their homes.

06/03/2013

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Large Cockfighting Ring Busted Up In Calaveras County

A large cockfighting ring was busted up at a ranch in Calaveras County after neighbors noticed vehicles flocking to the home over the weekend.

02/13/2013

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Mother-Daughter Duo Accused Of Kidnapping 69-Year-Old Neighbor

A 69-year-old woman was kidnapped by a 71-year-old woman and her daughter, who were after her prescription drugs, authorities said.

11/19/2012

Hotel Lejer

Historic But Slumping Calaveras County Hotel Selected For ‘Impossible’ Project

A hotel that’s seen much better days will get a much-needed makeover, and everyone in this small Calaveras County town will pitch in to help.

09/11/2012

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Calaveras Sheriff Burglarized As County Incidents On Track To Double

A local county is seeing a dramatic rise in burglaries, and now the sheriff is a victim.

06/15/2012

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Deputy Fatally Shoots Suspect In Calaveras County

Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy in the Northern California county of Calaveras shot and killed a man who was waving and firing a gun and had pointed it at the deputy.

03/17/2012

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