Illegal Pot Farms Plague Calaveras County, Encroach on Legal Grow OperationsCalaveras County legalized medical marijuana cultivation last year, seeking to tax the hundreds of farms that popped up in the region after a 2015 wildfire destroyed more than 500 homes.
Rural Residents Grappling With California's 'Green Rush' Of Pot Growers The four young men had just started their marijuana harvest in rural Northern California when a dozen sheriff's deputies swooped in with guns drawn, arrested them.
Rural California Sheriff, Auditor Spar On Pot Money SpendingA California county auditor is accusing a sheriff of improperly spending some of the $1 million his department received in fees from legal pot growers to go after illegal operators.
27,000 Marijuana Plants Seized In 4-Day Calaveras County RaidMore than 27,000 marijuana plants were seized and 35 people arrested in a series of raids in a California county that is trying to crack down on illegal grows.
Small Plane Missing In Northern California Sierra FoothillsAn intense search was launched in rural Calaveras County Monday for a small plane that disappeared from radar over the weekend near Mountain Ranch.
Jason Mraz Announces Summer Tour Date Near Bay AreaThe run kicks off on June 16th in Tuscon, AZ and end his summer tour at Ironstone Vineyards in Calaveras County, east of the Bay Area.
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.