The Horseshoe fire that started at 1:46pm on Thursday continues to burn as emergency fire crews work through the night to contain the blaze. The Horseshoe Fire is located at South Horseshoe Dr. & Hwy 4, three miles northeast of Copperopolis and is now nearly 100 acres in size and 50% contained as of 5:30pm as it burns toward Poole Station Rd.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
|Photo Courtesy of Jim Perry|
In a recent Pew Research poll, as Mexico's President Felipe Calderon's term draws to a close, 80% of the residents polled still support using their own military against the drug cartels.
However, only 47% of the people polled feel that they are making much headway into breaking up those same cartels.