Calaveras County

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UPS Employee Accused Of Stealing Veterans’ Pain Medication

Nathaniel Kirschman, 20, was arrested at his home off of Oxbow Court after Calaveras County sheriff’s deputies and Veterans Affairs investigators say they found several UPS packages addressed to local vets at his home.


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Calaveras County Teen Accused Of Stabbing 8-Year-Old Sister To Death Denied Release

Isaiah Fowler, 14, has already spent two birthdays behind bars since he was arrested in the brutal slaying of Leila Fowler. His attorney says Fowler has maintained his innocence since Day 1, saying it was an intruder who actually murdered his sister.



Loaded Gun Found On Calaveras High School Bus; 2 Students Arrested

Authorities say that two students from Calaveras High School have been arrested after a loaded gun was found on a school bus.


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2 Sonora High School Students Arrested For Sexual Assault

Deputies say that two Sonora High School students have been arrested on sexual assault charges.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.