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2 days ago
John Henry Thompson. Photo courtesy to the Amador Ledger Dispatch

Rafael McCrory Puente was born October 3, 2014, at 9:45 p.m., at Sutter Amador Hospital, in Jackson, to Leonardo and Shannon Puente, of Jackson. Baby Rafael weighed 8 pounds 5 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. Grandparents are Karen McCrory, Juana Estrada-Martinez and Francisco Puente-Gil. Great-grandparents are Elias Estrada-Rodriguez, Maria Concepcion Estrada-Acevedo and Elizabeth Gil-Flores.

Mason James Chapman was born November 30, 2014, at 12:39 p.m., at Sutter Amador Hospital, in Jackson, to Amanda Grissom and Jacob...

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Rich Farrington
6 days ago
Tickets are available for Amador Upcountry Rotary's 24th Annual Crab Feed, Saturday, January 17 in Pioneer at Our Lady of the Pines Church, 26750 Tiger Creek Road. Cocktails are from 4:30 to 5:30. Dinner is at 5:30. Funds go to Local Community Service Projects, including youth and the Food Bank. Tickets are only $35 for all the crab you can eat plus salad, clam chowder, french bread, and complimentary wine. Tickets go fast so don’t delay. Donations are needed for the fun auction following dinner. Come, enjoy the crab, the fun... [Read more]
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1 week ago
Fourth Grade: Tiana Bailey-Reed, Bryson Barbero, Lucas Burns, Nathan Cambra, Kyleigh Casagrande, Ryan Clark, Ashlynn Dabler, Gianna Filmore, Katie Francesconi, Lucas Gamboa, Chase Gilmore, Luke Hermanson, Morgan Holmes, Amber-Lynn Ibarra, Ronan Lai, Emma Lee, Angelina March-Hinton, Kaylee Mauck, Hailey McNabb, Jessica McPartland, Andrew Myers, Maddie Nicholson, Gabrielle Pace, Annalisia Perkins, Morgen Priddy, Noah Smalley, Maverick Smith, Natalie Snider, Carson Soja, Celia Somary, Jakob Souza, Kaila Taylor, Madison Warner, Adyson... [Read more]
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1 week ago
Network with other parents at Amador First 5. Photo courtesy to the Amador Ledger Dispatch

Come to First 5 Amador’s 13th Annual Children’s Holiday Festival and experience winter festivals around the world. Have fun with activities, music, snacks, a visit from Santa Claus, holiday entertainment, community resources and more.

Bring the whole family to this free event on Friday, Dec. 12, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at the Margaret Dalton Children’s Center, located at 975 Broadway, in Jackson. For more information, call First 5 Amador, at (209) 257-1092, or visit first5amador.com.

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Matthew Hedger
1 week ago

Ione Fire Department Santa Truck Schedule

The Ione Fire Department will bring Santa to your neighborhood on the following dates: December 14 – East side of town; December 15 – Marlette Street route; December 17 – Mid-town route; December 18 – Edgebrook area; December 19 – Castle Oaks area; December 20 – Make up day in case of rain.

CAL FIRE Lifts Calaveras Burn Restrictions

Burn restrictions have been lifted in Calaveras County. According to CAL FIRE, they lifted burn hours in the Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit effective Dec. 7. This...

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1 week ago
As a major winter storm continues to strike California, CAL FIRE is reminding residents to take steps to heat their homes safely. While the cooler weather and rain is a welcomed event during a time of severe drought in California, it also means that many will need to turn on home heating sources to keep warm indoors. CAL FIRE is encouraging everyone to be safe with heating their homes, as this is the time of year fire departments across the nation see an increase in home fires due to dangerous heating equipment or unsafe practices.... [Read more]
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Robert Mees
1 week ago
Amador Christmas Special, Wednesday, December 17th at 8:30 am on TSPN
Love, Hope and Faith with Heather Murdock, the weekly Faith-Based television show on TSPN, will celebrate the birth of Christ with Heather’s first ever Christmas Special on TSPN TV, Wednesday, December 17th, from 8:30 – 9:30 am. Heather’s Christmas program will feature her special guests Pastor Eugene Overstreet from Sierra Baptist Church (Pioneer), Pastor Paul Cherry from Fiddletown Community Church (Fiddletown), Pastor Erik Hansen from Mt. Zion (Pine Grove) and Pastor Mark Lehman from the Church of the Nazarene (Sutter Creek). Each... [Read more]
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Matthew Hedger
1 week ago

The Angels Camp Police Department would like to warn members of the community about recent phone scams that have surfaced in our area.

You’ve Won a Prize!

The scam artist explains that the victim has won a significant prize (large sums of money, vacations, etc.) but a “processing fee” is required. The scammer indicates that the prize will be finalized after the processing fee is paid. This processing fee ranges from hundreds to thousands of dollars. The scammer will then request that the victim purchase a pre-paid debit card or...

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Matthew Hedger
2 weeks ago

The total U.S. armed forces add up to more than 1.3 million American men and women, according to recent statistics from the Defense Manpower Data Center. Those who serve our country-and their families-should be aware that there are special tax benefits available to them. The California Society of CPAs offers these tips on how to make the most of them.

More Time to File in Some Circumstances:

The normal tax deadlines and other tax-related actions are postponed for armed forces members who are actively serving in combat zones (and...

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Peter Steinbach
11/19/2014 1:44 PM
People enjoying their free all you can eat Thanksgiving Meal at the American Legion Hall.
FREE Thanksgiving Turkey. That's right, come and join us for an all you can eat turkey dinner with all the trimming. We invite anyone in the community who needs a place to go for Thanksgiving. You can come get a meal anytime between 11:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. We also have gifts, certificates for clothing and jackets from Community Hope Thrift Store, and events to keep the children happy! There is also a warm fireplace to sit at and fellowship with other people. Visit www.ccviewpoint.org for more information.... [Read more]
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Carolyn Schmitz
11/15/2014 9:23 AM
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Keith Sweet and Gail Zichterman were married on September 4, 1964, in Kalamazoo, Michigan. They celebrated their 50th anniversary with friends last week at an anniversary party held in Teresa’s banquet hall, in Jackson, California. In September, they returned to Michigan and stayed at the Grand Hotel, on Mackinac Island, where they had earlier honeymooned and where Keith was born.

More than 75 people came from throughout California and Nevada to share in this celebration. Guests included friends from each of the professions that...

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11/15/2014 9:32 AM
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Five tips to protect your child from digital dangers

A couple gathers their closest friends and family around the table. The couple is excited, nervous, anxious and full of joy, all at the same time.

“We’re expecting!” they yell.

Cheers and tears of joy typically follow this pronouncement with congratulatory hugs being shared among guests. What was once a traditional moment to be shared and remembered by all present is a fading tradition for many of today’s young couples.

Most of today’s announcements are shared in 140...

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Sandra Campbell
11/13/2014 1:36 PM
"To Such Belongs the Kingdom of God"

A painting that has inspired thousands in Europe, America, and even China will be on exhibit at the Sutter Creek Gallery during the month of December. This painting by accomplished California watercolor artist, Randy Klassen, is considered his best. It was inspired in 1981 by the idea of how “child-like faith can open the biggest door.”

An edition of 750 quality lithographs was immediately run off and found their way into homes, schools, churches, hospitals, retirement homes, and restaurants. And one copy was even acquired by the...

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Lucy Hackett
11/06/2014 10:27 AM
Delight in the charm of Jackson’s old-fashioned Christmas Delights on Friday and Saturday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thanksgiving weekend. Stroll Main Street, Jackson, where music, costumed characters, activities for kids and free horse-drawn carriage ride will be available. Jackson’s boutique shops will be open until 9 p.m. with treats for all. Santa will light the city's Christmas tree at the Jackson Fire Department at 6 p.m. on both nights, and will then head to the historic National Hotel for children’s wish lists and free photos.... [Read more]
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Lucy Hackett
11/06/2014 10:42 AM
Bring the whole family to Main Street Jackson for the American Legion Post 108 Veteran's Day Parade, November 11, 10 am honoring the men and women who serve our country
Bring the whole family to Main Street Jackson for the American Legion Post 108 Veteran's Day Parade, November 11, beginning at 10 a.m., honoring the men and women who serve our country. Veterans and their families are welcome to ride on the Amador Transit Trolley bus in the parade. Wheelchair accessible and heated or air conditioned! Call 267-9395 if you would like to ride. [Read more]
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Terry Puc
11/03/2014 1:11 PM

Mighty Says: LOOK at the new sales at Community Hope Thrift Store

11114 Ridge Road Sutter Creek 209-418-3426

Open Monday thru Friday 9am to 5pm Saturday 10am to 4pm

Daily Color Specials up to 50% off

*Military & Vets w/ ID Discount 35% off new items

*Senior 60 Plus w/ ID Discount 10% off new items

Special Days:

*Tuesday Good Buy Clearance 50% off every week

*Thursday Senior Day 35% off new items

Saturday & Monday 50% off purchases $15 & over

* $2.00 Minimum Black Dot items are excluded

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10/31/2014 1:02 PM
Eliza Belle Rivera. Photo courtesy to the Amador Ledger Dispatch

Michael Lane

Michael Lane, a 2011 graduate of Amador High School, received his Associate of Science degree in Respiratory Care, on Aug. 19, 2014, from Kaplain College, in Modesto. While at Kaplain, Lane maintained a 3.63 grade point average. Lane has also taken and passed exams for certified respiratory therapy and registered repiratory therapist. Lane’s proud parents are Louanna Schmidt and Rocky Lane, of Pioneer.

Laurissa Willis

Laurissa Aubrey-Nichole Willis was born October 2, 2014, at 8:02 a.m., at Sutter Amador Hospital,...

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Myrna-Kay Robison
10/21/2014 12:57 PM
Tech Trek Scholars
What is STEM? The Amador Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will be hosting a program that will answer that question as well as tell about STEM education that is happening right here in Amador County. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Workforce projections for 2018 show that nine of the 10 fastest-growing occupations that require at least a bachelor’s degree will require significant scientific or mathematical training. Keeping K-12 students, especially girls, interested... [Read more]
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Sandra Campbell
10/18/2014 12:00 PM
Koi Pond

Judy Day loves the outdoors and has hiked and sketched in the High Sierras most of her life. “My art is inspired by my trips into the Sierras, vacations around the world, majestic landscapes, historical sites and almost everything in my neighborhood. You never know what will catch your eye and inspire you.” Day has been selected to be the featured artist for November at the Sutter Creek Gallery. Although she works in a variety of media, watercolor is her favorite.

Day’s art credits include illustrating three educational...

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Sandra Campbell
10/18/2014 11:44 AM
Jeannie Vodden is known for her luminous watercolors. She paints in glazes of transparent color that give life to the simplest motifs from eggs to portraits. She teaches in many locations regularly and will be giving a demonstration at the November 12 meeting of the Amador County Artists Association at the Senior Center on New York Ranch Road in Jackson. This is an opportunity to watch one of the premier watercolorists in California ply her amazing craft to create beautiful artwork. Visit Jeannie's website to learn more: ... [Read more]
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