UPDATE: Tuolumne County Evacuees Head Home as Crews Slow Growth of Washington FireAnother wildfire that caused tense moments for residents in the Sierra Nevada foothills of Tuolumne County Thursday has since subsided, with some evacuees getting a chance to return home Friday.
Washington Fire Near Jamestown and Sonora Prompts EvacuationsAnother new wildfire in Tuolumne County near Jamestown and Sonora has prompted evacuation orders Thursday afternoon, according to authorities.
Sonora CHP Officers Chase Down Llama or Alpaca That Got Loose on Hwy 49CHP officers in Sonora had to corral a llama or alpaca that got loose on Highway 49 in Tuolumne County on Monday.
Mountain Lion Gets Trapped In Family's Bathroom Near YosemiteA Sonora family had a close encounter with a big cat over the weekend when a mountain lion made itself comfortable inside their bathroom after getting trapped in the house Sunday.
3rd-Graders Caught Smoking Pot In Sonora School BathroomThree third-grade students in a Sonora elementary school were busted for smoking pot in the school’s bathroom.
Zabriskie Wins Individual Time Trial, Takes Tour of California LeadDave Zabriskie won the individual time trial in hot and breezy conditions Thursday to take the Tour of California overall lead in with three stages left.
Sagan Wins Again, Expands Tour Of California LeadSlovakia’s Peter Sagan of Slovakia raced to his event-opening fourth straight stage victory in the Tour of California on Wednesday to increase his overall lead to 16 seconds.
NorCal Christmas Tree Begins Cross-Country Trek To U.S. CapitolA 65-foot white fir tree was on its way from a Northern California forest to the United States Capitol after being cut down Saturday morning.