Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Traffic Accident in Mokelumne Hill

   A traffic accident was reported at 7:35 PM on Doster Rd in Mokelumne Hill. CHP is enroute to the scene.

   Apparently the Sheriff's Office was notified because one of the parties wants to leave.

NFL's Goodell Defends Beyonce'

   After the power went out just after the half-time at the SuperBowl, there was a lot of talk that the Beyonce' show had caused the outage.

   Roger Goodell defended her, saying she brought her own power source and was not the cause.

Young woman in Florida Flips off Judge...

   After a young woman was sentenced, she flipped off the Judge, who called her back and increased her bail to $10,000.

Grandmother arrested for Sending Kids Home Alone!

   An exhausted grandmother, who sent two 11 year olds home after a sleepover got too rowdy, was arrested

Tug of War Rips off Fingers in LA

   Did you hear about the two students in high school in Los Angeles County, who lost multiple fingers in a game of tug-of-war? It's true!!

Texas Wants YOU!!

  Texas Governor Rick Prrry has a big campaign on to lure businesses out of California to resettle in Texas.

  Governor Brown is not too happy about the program.  We also hear that they will welcome all the gun lovers and also unloved Republicans who will have more power in Texas, which is a red state.

S&P Sued by Department of Justice

   Just what went on in 2007 as the subprime mortgage market was collapsing varied from financial office to financial office.

Firefall Burglar Arrested in Valley Springs

      On January 2, 2013 Calaveras Sheriff's Deputies responded to Firefall Jewelers in Valley Springs for an activated alarm.

Identity Thief Nabbed

        According to the Calaveras County Sheriff's Office, on January 26, 2013 at approximately 11:35 AM a Calaveras County Sheriff's Deputy conducted a traffic enforcement stop

Columbia has its own Planning Commission

   Tuolumne County has several Planning Commissions and one of them is called the Columbia area Planning Commission.

Big Deal at Dell Computers

   This morning a big deal was announced by the Dell Computer Board of Directors. With Michael Dell abstaining, the Board voted to allow Michael Dell, the founder, to buy the company and take it private.

   The deal is worth $24.4 billion.

Cow in Road at Redhill and Hwy 49

   9:23 AM:  A cow is reportedly out in the road at Hwy 49 and Redhill, just outside Angels Camp. CHP is enroute to the area.

The Spellman REPORTS!!

  We have saved all of the emails that Darren Spellman, District 5 Supervisor writes to us. We are going to begin posting

Who do Oddsmakers pick for 2014 SuperBowl?

   The oddsmakers have already chosen their picks for the 2014 SuperBowl.  San Francisco is 2nd after New England.

   Maybe more of the oddsmakers live on the east coast. What do you think?

Reminder--BOS on another three week vacation

   This is just a reminder that the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors is on yet another 3 weeks off between their now only twice a month scheduled meetings.

Murder-Suicide in Forest Meadows/Sheriff Update


     The Calaveras County Sheriff's Department has issued an Update/Correction

Traffic Accident on Hwy 49

   UPDATE: Accident cleared as of 7:45 AM

We apologize for the downtime

   We know our readers count on the SierraSentinel.com more and more and we sincerely apologize for the technical problems that created our downtime yesterday.

      All seems to be well now. Thank you all for your concerns.