Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Robert Lee Huntsinger of Arnold

       Robert Lee Huntsinger of Arnold, passed away on August 18, 2014 after a lengthy illness.

Yellow Warbler

South Fork Kern River Valley is where he calls home!

Joan Rivers remains on Life Support

   According to her daughter Melissa, Joan Rivers remains on life support. She says she is grateful for all the well-wishes and cards her mother has received.

Commercial vehicle on fire in Twain Harte

   September 2, 2014 at 2:10 PM:   A commercial vehicle is reportedly on fire on Pine Lake Drive in Twain Harte.

   Cal Fire and CHP are responding to the scene.

Traffic Accident in Valley Springs

   September 2, 2014 at 2:05 PM:  A traffic accident has been reported at Hwy 12 and Lime Creek Road in Valley Springs.

   CHP and other emergency personnel have been dispatched.

Car Fire at Lake Tulloch

   September 2, 2014 at 2 PM:  Fire personnel and CHP have been dispatched to a car fire at Hwy 108 and Tulloch Dam Road.

   No other details are known at this time. Driver and passenger attempting to put the fire out themselves.

Calaveras Fair welcomes new rules suggestions

  On September 22, 2014 the public is welcome to suggest any new rules they think are important as the Junior Livestock Committee meets.

   Submit your suggestions to Calaveras County Fair Junior Livestock rules committee at P.O. Box 489 Angels Camp, CA 95222 or email to laurie@frogtown.org. Be sure to keep a copy.

Another Hit and Run reported on Hwy 99

  September 2, 2014 at 12:40 PM:  According to a caller, a big rig truck came into the lane and hit their car at Bradbury and 99 NB in Turlock and then took off.

   It was reported that the truck said Bob Hart on the side. CHP was notified and is now en route.

Hit vehicle following alleged Hit and Run vehicle

   September 2, 2014 at 12:30 PM:   A truck that was hit by a passing semi-truck at Liberty Rd and Hwy 99 SB, had its mirror knocked off reported it to CHP and proceeded to chase the truck they described as West Valley Farms.

    The truck exited the freeway on Jahant. No CHP has been assigned to this incident yet.

Calaveras Grand Jury System Broken????

   For years, we have heard complaints about the Calaveras Grand Jury system being corrupt, political or biased for personal reasons.