Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Traffic Accident in Burson

   A traffic collision was reported to CHP at 5:28 PM on Southworth Rd at Hwy 12 in Burson. A lime green Subaru collided with another small vehicle.

   No injuries were reported. One vehicle is still in the eastbound lane.  CHP is enroute.

Council of Government Meeting

   Calaveras Council of Governments (the group that handles all CalTrans projects and monies), will meet on Wednesday April 3, 2013 at the Board of Supervisors Chamber in San Andreas.

   The meeting begins at 6:30 PM and has a number of items on the agenda. They are always intentionally list items very vaguely and make it difficult to say exactly what is going to be discussed.

Injured Pheasant at Comanche

   A member of a bird team at Comanche Hills Hunting Preserve is trying to find a wildlife  rescue.

   CHP referred her to 200 China Graveyard Road in Jackson, cross street is New York Ranch of Jackson gate.

   That's a good thing to remember and we will list it on our records.

Lake Tulloch--The real neighbor wars begin!

   Now that the "nice" neighbors at Tulloch (the ones who threaten others) have

Are you a shopping addict?

   GQ ran a story about an author who spend a half million dollars in less than three years

What happens when you misjudge the length of rope...

     A popular stunt in Utah came to a screeching halt and killed a 20 year old, who jumped from a cliff and planned to swing through an arch.

   What happens when you misjudge the length the rope should be?  They will bury him tomorrow.

Dead-ringer for Duchess Kate

   Heidi Agan is a 32 year old who recently quit her waitressing job, is a dead-ringer for the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton.

   In fact, she is now officially an impersonator of the Duchess, and is now trying to figure out how to look pregnant without actually becoming pregnant.

Traffic Hazard in Mokelumne Hill

     At 3:14 PM CHP was notified that there are boards in the Hwy at Hwy 26 and Hwy 49 in Mokelumne Hill.

   Use extra caution in that area until it is cleared.

Rivers and Streams Contaminated, No ground cover

    The US Environmental Protection Agency reported that high levels of contamination by fertilizers and shrinking ground

Question...About California's Prop 8

  Here's the question? How on earth did a Proposition like 8 (anti-gay marriage),

To King or not to King

   The Sacramento City Council votes tonight on whether to fund a new basketball arena in the downtown area through parking revenue.

   Then the NBA on the 19th will decide whether the Kings are allowed to move to Seattle where they already have signed a contract, or to keep them in Sacramento.

Percentage of No Party Preference Voters Grows

   A report released by the California Secretary of State's office revealed that currently nearly 21% of the electorate is No Party Preference.

   People tell us that now they can change it online and never have to go to a polling place, so its a lot less hassle than it used to be.

Quad vehicle Collision in Copperopolis

   CHP is responding to a report of a quad vehicle collision at 11:55 AM of four cars on Black Creek Drive in Copperopolis. An ambulance has been dispatched due to injuries.

Drought could be worse this year

   The historic drought that laid waste to Aerica's grain and corn best is unlikely to ease before the

100 Million Dream of LIfe in US

   According to a recent Gallup Poll, over 100 million people all over the world would like to live here in the US.

Mom doesn't know baby is dead...

  The Mom who is in the hospital with serious injuries in Montgomery, Ala., still is not aware that the large sign than fell off the wall at the airport, killed her baby.

Have you heard the latest buzz...About Panetta

   Is there a single high-ranking job that Leon Panetta hasn't held and succeeded in during his long career?

   Now there is talk that he should run for Governor of California.

Calf on Hwy 49 near airport

  UPDATE:  10 AM Road is now clear.

Shorter Shifts Don't help doctors

   According to two recent studies, reducing the number of hours a resident physician works does not improve patient care, nor does it reduce the numbers of sleepy house staff.

   This is not a good sign for patients.

Make Motley part of your Crew

Motley is a 11 month old liver and white colored
Pointer/Lab mix.  He keeps a tidy room, has gorgeous
 teeth and a winning smile and loves to play ball.  Visit
Motley at Calaveras County Animal Services 891 Mountain
Ranch Road ID# 033097

CHP Assisting CalTrans in Moke Hill

    A CHP unit is onscene for CalTrans work on Hwy 26 and the Campo Seco Turnpike today. Use extra caution in that area.

Arrest in Hathaway Pines

   Russ Allan Bond, Sr. (58) of Hathaway Pines, was arrested on March 2, 2013 at his residence

Illegal Shooting Reported in Arnold

   A resident on Saint Moritz Drive in Arnold reported on March 23, 2013 that they heard about 10 shots or cherry bombs in a row.

   The Calaveras Sheriff log indicates "No Report Taken".

Burglary Reported in Camp Connell

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office responded to a call on Chumash in Camp Connell on March 23, 2013,  that a burglary had occurred.

   A deputy took the report but it is not indicated if there is a suspect.

Two dire animal calls to Sheriff

   On March 23, 2013 Calaveras Sheriff's Office received two very sad animal calls