Monday, July 25, 2016

Heat wave to continue this week

   With temperatures over 100 degrees most of this week, take care to drink enough fluids and don't overdo the physical exercise.

   Heat exhaustion can be dangerous. Try to stay out of the sun as much as possible.

Verizon buying Yahoo

   It was reported this morning that Verizon Wireless is expanding its reach by purchasing Yahoo.

   They have agreed to pay $4.8 billion for the search engine.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Fire on Poole Station Road

   UPDATE at 6:45 PM:  The fire is reportedly contained. Some units have been released.

Me! Me! Please pick Me!!

My name is Fezzik. I have beautiful
blue eyes. Please take me home with you.
I'm at the Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas
waiting for you!


"No marijuana grows in Angels Camp," per Golf Pro

   At the Angels Camp City Council meeting on July 19, 2016 it was asked what the City was doing about the marijuana grows in the City limits since they banned it.

   The City Administrator Golf Pro answered "There aren't any (that we know about)!"  Very interesting. We are sure RELIGIOUS extremist residents will be glad to hear that!

Vehicle vs. tree at Phoenix Lake

   July 24, 2016 at 1:15 PM:  A vehicle has left Phoenix Lake Road and hit a tree near Meadow Brook Drive.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene. Be extra cautious while emergency crews are working to clear this collision.

Angels Camp needs younger GOOD Councilpersons

  Fortunately the three eldest Angels Camp City Councilpersons are not running for re-election in November. We need people who are NOT afraid to challenge the current Golf Pro Administrator.

    Kulm (the UN-elected mayor), Sobon (now 78)  and longtime councilmember Morris are not running again.  We need young people from the CENTRAL Angels Camp and Altaville areas to represent longtime residents fairly.

FAA investigating mid-air crash

   Two crop dusters collided in mid-air on Saturday morning near Knights Landing, killing one of the pilots.

   The FAA is investigating the crash, which occurred on private land.

If your Birthday is today July 24...

...you share it  with actress Jennifer Lopez, pilot Amelia Earhart and comedian and melon smasher Gallagher!

   Happy Birthday!!

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Fire in Carmel

     July 23, 2016 at 6:15PM: 1650 structures are currently threatened in the Sobranes Fire near Carmel.

     Evacuation warnings have been issued. 6500 acres have burned so far and it is only 5% contained.