Category Archives: Announcements

Office of Emergency Services (OES) Press Release

Karl Rodefer, Director Tracie M. Riggs, Assistant DirectorLiz Peterson, Coordinator The National Weather Service has issued a fire weather watch for much of Northern California. Gusty winds and dry conditions combined with a heightened fire risk are forecast this week … Continue reading

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CHIEF FULLER DAY HAS BEEN CANCELED

Michael Laurance has announced that Chief Fuller Day schedule for Saturday, August 31, 2019 has been canceled due to the State requiring more red tape than in the past. The State has now put requirements on the event for a … Continue reading

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MI-WUK HEIGHTS MUTUAL WATER EMERGENCY REPAIR

Mi-Wuk Heights Mutual Water Company has announced that PG&E’s tree removal crew has broken a water line at 20995 Lama Teumete Road. The crane truck drove to close to the edge of the road and caused a break in the … Continue reading

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Recycling Service Rescheduled for Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Waste Management Service Exception For Mi-Wuk Village and Sugar Pine: Your recycling service scheduled for Monday has been rescheduled. Waste Management will return for service on Tuesday of this week. We appreciate your business and apologize for any inconvenience.  So … Continue reading

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Mama, Yogi & Boo Boo Stealing Picnic Baskets Again

Mama Bear and her two cubs, which we have affectionately named Yogi and Boo Boo, are back in the neighborhood looking for picnic baskets.  The trio has broken into garbage cans in the last two nights on Lama Hisum, Olo … Continue reading

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S-L-O-W Transition of Our Blog’s “Mouthpiece”

In regular-speak, if you own property in the Mi Wuk/Sugar Pine area you hopefully received your August issue of Smoke Signals, the Mi Wuk Area Homeowners Alliance, Inc. quarterly newsletter in the last few days.  Back on page 20 is … Continue reading

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Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday Celebration, Friday, August 9th 2019

For Immediate Release July 18, 2019 Contact: Michelle Carbonaro Office: (209) 288-6294 michelle.carbonaro@usda.gov www.facebook.com/StanislausNFTwitter: @StanislausNF Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday Celebration Friday August 9th, 2019 SONORA, Calif. — The Stanislaus National Forest is having a party for Smokey Bear! Come on … Continue reading

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Wildfire Near Long Barn

From MyMotherlode.com: Update at 12:02pm: CAL Fire reports that the forward spread has been stopped on the small vegetation fire that ignited in the area of North Fork Road and Merrill Springs Road near Long Barn. It is not immediately … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July

The “Tin Man” is a warm and welcome sight when driving up Highway 108 out of Sonora and toward the pass.  He has quite a wardrobe and is decked out for all holidays and other fitting occasions. Be safe today. … Continue reading

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ALL Fireworks are Illegal in Tuolumne County

CAL FIRE NEWS RELEASE California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit CONTACT: Emily Kilgore Fire Prevention Specialist 209-532-7424 ext. 101 July 3, 2019 San Andreas- CAL FIRE Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit would like to remind everyone that within the counties … Continue reading

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