Thursday, October 23, 2014

CCWD Water Leak Repaired

   We were just notified that the water leak at Cedar Center in Arnold has now been repaired. The photo is of the old removed section.

Per Joel Metzger, the water has been turned back on in the Arnold area.

Angels Camp man arrested

   On October 22, 2014 around 1 AM Angels Camp Police arrested Cory Scott Monteer (26) of Angels Camp for allegedly Threatening a Crime with the Intent to Terrorize and First Degree Burglary, both felonies and for Battery, a misdemeanor.

   Monteer was booked into the Calaveras County Jail. We show that Monteer was arrested in Avery on February 14, for alleged felony manufacturing of drugs and released by the Calaveras Sheriff for lack of space.

Voters Guide November 2014 election

  We have prepared our endorsed local Calaveras County candidates and recommendations for State propositions on the November 4, 2014 ballot.

County Fair wins Tourism Award

   According to Laurie Giannini, the Calaveras County Fair won a Tourism Award for the 2014 fair for apparently bringing in tourists to the county.


Fire in Sonora

   October 23, 2014 at 8:50 AM:  Sonora fire personnel are responding to a commercial fire alarm at the Grocery Outlet on Washington Street in Sonora.

   The only detail we have is that the sprinklers were set off.

The Romantic Adventures of Ditz and Fry'ed Frog

"Come on Sweet tweet,
let's head to Oakdale and snag
that RED cow. I'll just
jump on your back!!
"No, no! You'll
ruffle my feathers!
I'll follow wherever
you hop, though,
my precious ribbit."

Red Angus Cow in roadway

   October 23, 2014 at 8:25 AM:  A red angus cow has been reported in the roadway at Hwy 120 and Walnut Ave. in Oakdale.

   Be extra cautious if headed in that direction.

If you like this.....

....then vote for McClintock!

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Citation for illegal debris burning

   At 8:45 AM on October 22, 2014 CalFire responded to a call for a vegetation fire in the !6000 block of Creekside Drive in Sonora.

   Firefighters discovered an illegal burn and immediately extinguished it.  The homeowner was cited for misdemeanor Burning without a Permit.  Only a spot of vegetation was burned.

Gold nugget found in Butte County

This 5 lb gold nugget was found yesterday
somewhere in Butte County.