Calaveras County Considers Banning Marijuana CultivationSome residents of Calaveras County say the pot boom has turned to bust and now there’s a new movement to ban marijuana growing there.
Out-Of-Control Wildfire In Calaveras County Forces EvacuationsA wildfire raging in Calaveras County has grown to more than 200 acres and forced evacuations.
'Green Rush' In NorCal Towns Have Some Calling For Moratoriums On Marijuana CultivationChange is happening fast in the Calaveras County foothills since the Butte Fire devastated communities in the area. There’s a ‘green rush’ going on as farmers buy up land ahead of the potential legalization of recreational marijuana in California.
2 More Bodies Found Bringing Death Toll In Valley, Butte Wildfires To 5Authorities say two more bodies have been found in homes burned by a California wildfire, bringing the death toll from the blazes in the northern part of the state to five.
Former UC Berkeley Student Found Safe After Going Missing From Calaveras County CampgroundA former University of California at Berkeley student who went missing while camping Saturday was found safe and sound, the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.
Brother Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Of Calaveras County GirlAttorney Mark Reichel said the juvenile accused of killing 8-year-old Leila Fowler entered his plea during a closed court proceeding in Calaveras County on Wednesday.
911 Call Released In Calaveras Girl’s Stabbing, Brother ChargedAn attorney for a 12-year-old California boy arrested in the stabbing death of his sister says the youngster might have lied about seeing a long-haired intruder fleeing the scene but that doesn't make the boy the killer.
Calaveras Co. Father Wants Evidence After Son Arrested In Daughter's DeathThe father of a 12-year-old boy arrested in the stabbing death of his 8-year-old sister says he believes his son is innocent until he is shown evidence that proves otherwise.
Valley Springs Mother Says Son Arrested For Killing Sister Was 'Protective' The mother of an 8-year-old girl who was found stabbed to death in her Sierra foothills home and of the 12-year-old boy accused of killing her says the boy is "protective of his sister."
Detectives Study Knives In Calaveras Co. Girl’s StabbingInvestigators searching for evidence in the stabbing death of an 8-year-old girl were looking at several knives Friday to determine if one could have inflicted the fatal wounds.
Witness Recants Report Of Suspect In Calaveras Girl’s DeathA potential witness in the killing of an 8-year-old Calaveras County girl has recanted her statements about seeing a possible suspect running from the girl's home and "is no longer credible," a sheriff's department spokesman said Thursday.
Kidnapping Attempt Likely Not Linked To NorCal Girl's MurderInvestigators say a brazen kidnapping attempt not far from where an 8-year-old Calaveras County girl was stabbed to death in her home most likely is a bizarre coincidence.