Forward Progress Stopped In 5 Fires That Threatened Structures In Calaveras CountyThe new fires briefly prompted evacuations but containment improved overnight
Calaveras County Man Arrested After Deadly Shooting In Vallecito AreaA Calaveras County man is in custody accused of fatally shooting a man in the Vallecito area this week, authorities said on Friday.
Calaveras Deputies Arrest Man Accused Of Trying To Rob Group Of Kids At KnifepointCalaveras County deputies arrested a man accused of trying to rob a group of young children at knifepoint, authorities said on Thursday.
Deadly Dispute Between Neighbors Leads Authorities To Illegal Pot GrowsThe fight started over target shooting and got out of control.
Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputies Seize Hundreds Of Illegal Marijuana PlantsSheriff's deputies in Calaveras County searched three locations last week, looking for illegal marijuana-growing activities.
Man Drowns While Trying To Help Brother Struggling To Swim In New Melones LakeA man drowned while trying to help his brother who was having trouble swimming in New Melones Lake on Tuesday, the Calaveras County Sheriff's Office said.
Calaveras County Bans All Fireworks Due To Fire Threat; Will Other Counties Follow?The threat of fire is forcing Calaveras County to ban all fireworks until November.
Calaveras County Bans Fireworks For 5 Months Amid Already Active California Fire SeasonJust weeks away from the Fourth of July, Calaveras County has banned the use of fireworks for five months due to increasingly dry conditions as summer and the peak of fire season approaches, a county supervisor confirmed to CBS13 on Tuesday.
Bodycam Video Released From San Andreas Hostage Situation And Deputy-Involved ShootingBodycam video was released Tuesday of a shooting in Calaveras County during which a deputy was ambushed and a hostage was taken.
Trove Of Fossils Discovered In Mokelumne River Watershed Near Valley SpringsA trove of 5- to 10-million-year-old fossils of prehistoric species was discovered in the Mokelumne River watershed in Calaveras County, the East Bay Municipal Utility District announced on Tuesday.
Witnesses Describe Last Words From Suspect Shot And Killed After Ambushing Calaveras DeputyWitnesses described moments of panic, last words from the suspect and cries from the victim following a hostage situation in Calaveras County.
Community Concerned For Elderly Female Hostage Held in San Andreas ShootingCaught in the crossfire between Calaveras County deputies and police, an elderly female hostage was pulled out of her home at random. The community is now concerned for her wellbeing.
San Andreas Hostage Situation: Deputy And Hostage Shot, Suspect KilledA hostage situation in San Andreas ended with a deputy and a hostage shot and the suspect being killed, authorities say.
Calaveras County Wildfire That Prompted Evacuation Orders Now 15% Contained, Cal Fire SaysA growing wildfire forced mandatory evacuations in rural Calaveras County just north of Valley Springs.
Effort To Establish Militia For Community Protection In Calaveras County Faces BacklashThere is controversy brewing as several people in Calaveras County are working on plans to form a militia for protection.