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  • Schools announce April's outstanding students
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    Preston Barnett, fourth grade, Belleview Elementary - Preston, the son of Henry and Beth Barnett, of Sonora, "is a good role model for others because he is polite and friendly to everyone at Belleview," said teacher Amy Clinite. "He is excellent at staying on task and making the most of his instructional time....
  • Sierra Views: Sonora woman keeps promise for more than 40 years
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    Janice Sundborg, 79, of Sonora, sits atop her barrel racing horse, Bird on a Wire. Maggie Beck / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015....
  • 'Cat tennis beaten by Indians at section
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 06:02:34 GMT
    Sonora's championship season came to a close Monday in the Sac-Joaquin Section Coed Tennis Championships as the Wildcats fell to the Ripon Indians 9-0. Sonora, co-champions of the Mother Lode League, reached the final eight before being knocked out by the Trans Valley League champs....
  • Shooters on mark at 1st event in Carson City
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 06:01:12 GMT
    More than 250 shooters battled heavy winds Saturday, May 3 to compete in the California Youth Shooting Sports Association's first ever shoot in Carson City at the Capitol City Gun Club. Local teams participating were the Mother Lode Gun Club Nuggets and Sonora and Summerville high schools....
  • Gardella to join Wash. St track and field
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 05:59:34 GMT
    Jesse Jones/ Union Democrat Angela Gardella celebrates choosing to attend Washington State with her mother, Sarah, and father John Gardella at Sonora High School's Bud Castle Gym. Sonora High senior Angela Gardella will become a member of the Washington State University track and field team this coming fall....
  • Traditions on parade
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    Sonora Regional Medical Center's float makes its way up Washington Street Saturday during the Mother Lode Roundup parade. Jesse Jones / Union Democrat, Copyright 2015....
  • Check out this weekend's Roundup
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    Walkup Mother Lode Roundup events have been going for more than a week solid now, but it's far from too late to get in the Stetson-and-boot spirit of the Mother's Day weekend Western fest. It's a spectacle and still among the biggest parades in the United States, boasting more than 170 entries this year ....
  • Sports physical offered at SRMC
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 08:01:00 GMT
    Sonora Regional Medical Center will offer pre-participation physical examinations for local students. Sport physical clinics for high school students from Sonora, Summerville and Bret Harte High Schools will be held in May. Sonora High School co-ed clinic will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. May 18 at Sierra Orthopedic Institute at 680 Guzzi Lane, Sonora....
  • Preps roundup: Softball 'Skins take down MLL-champ Lions
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 05:37:30 GMT
    Calaveras finished the softball regular season strong Wednesday by beating Mother Lode League champion Linden for the second time in three tries this season. While the Redskins thumped the Lions 6-1, Linden finished one game better in the standings than Calaveras ....
  • Section playoffs: Sonora tennis reaches quarterfinals
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 06:09:48 GMT
    The Wildcats, the No. 2-ranked team from the Mother Lode League, went on the road to defeat the Southern League champion Knights 5-4 and will play the Trans Valley League champion Ripon "As a team, it felt really good to go on the road and beat a league champion," said Wildcat head coach Sam Segerstrom....
  • Traffic May Stink In Sonora
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 17:05:50 GMT
    Motorists could face delays, as maintenance crews will be conducting the annual sanitary sewer-flushing program. TUD spokesperson Lisa Westbrook says, "It's a common practice....
  • Precautions during yard care can prevent fires, injury
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    Some risks are inherent when using a push mower, riding mower, weed trimmer or blower, safety experts and landscapers say. Lawn mowers and weed trimmers can cause fires if the metal blades or heads hit rocks and create a spark, explained Mike Spear, a training captain for Cal Fire/Tuolumne County Fire Department....
  • Bears beat 'Skins in 5; grow MLL lead
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 06:22:47 GMT
    Sometimes it's like the old saying, it's better to be lucky than good. Fortunately for the Summerville Bears boys' baseball team, it was both lucky and good Timely hitting, mixed with walks and dropped balls helped propel the Bears to their 13th Mother Lode League win by defeating the Redskins 13-1 in Tuolumne....
  • Jackson outduels Lyons for MLL title
    published on Fri, 01 May 2015 06:35:01 GMT
    Sonora's Spencer Lyons finished second to Calaveras' David Jackson in the Mother Lode League singles tennis tournament Thursday in Angels Camp, but the duo shared conference co-Most Valuable Player in a vote by the coaches. "I nominated Spencer and I can't vote for my player," said Wildcat head coach Sam Segerstrom....
  • Ups and downs; 'Cats fall to Lions, lied atop MLL
    published on Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:55:56 GMT
    Linden handed Sonora pitcher Tyler Casteel just his second loss of the season, though he only allowed two earned runs in seven innings of work. ," said Sonora head coach Scott Johnson....
  • Bears dump Buffs, tied for MLL lead
    published on Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:50:22 GMT
    Farrell struck out six and earned his fourth victory in the Bears 4-0 win over the Buffaloes in Sutter Creek. The senior also went 2 for 4 at the plate with an RBI in Summerville's four-hit attack....
  • News of Record for April 28, 2015
    published on Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    12:35 p.m., civil problem - A man wearing a baseball hat and pink shirt was "harassing customers" to sign a petition in front of a Mono Way business. 8:09 p.m., reckless driving - A group of juveniles drove recklessly in three vehicles in a Sanguinetti Road parking lot....
  • Vines leads locals at CYSSA shoot in Angels
    published on Tue, 28 Apr 2015 06:05:15 GMT
    Sonora's Colton Vines was the top finisher Saturday, April 18 at a California Youth Shooting Sports Association event in Angels Camp. Vines, always a top shooter, finished first in the Varsity division, missing just one target on his way to a 99 out of 100....
  • Sonora Knolls residents spruce up neighborhood
    published on Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    The Sonora Knolls neighborhood now sports a fresh new sign at its Springhill Drive entrance, off Snell Street in Sonora, thanks to a community effort by its residents. On April 8, when the newly designed and painted sign was ready, volunteers Juan Vasquez and Rollin Winslow removed the old sign and hung and secured the new....
  • 3 'Cats in hoops All-Star contest
    published on Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:12:03 GMT
    Sonora girls' basketball head coach Amy Santos will have one final opportunity to coach two of her senior Wildcats as Bailey Henington and Sandra Renda will play for Santos in the 6-County All-Star Game, The game will take place at Enochs High School in Modesto. Sonora star Kahale Warring will play in the boys game later in the evening....