Saturday, February 1, 2014

New Calaveras County Planning Director

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Maurer as the new Director of Planning effective March 3, 2014.

Senior Home Improvement Program

   The Murphys Senior Center has applications for seniors who qualify for minor  home improvement assistance.

   Call 728-1672 with questions.

Two students shot at Michigan State

   Two students were shot and one died at Michigan State on Friday. The reason for the shooting is not known at this time.

Solo Spin-out on Hwy 88

   February 1, 2014 at  11:20 AM:   CH P is en route to a solo vehicle that spun out and landed in the ditch on Hwy 88 at Ham's station. It isn't yet clear if there were any injuries.

Is evidence piling up on Christie?

   In the past couple of days, more and more evidence has been released to the public that Governor Christie may well have known about the bridge-gate.

Letter to the Editor....About General Plan

   Dear Sierra Sentinel:

    Or should I say dear 5th estate?  You are that in Calaveras, Sentinel.  Anyway, this letter is about the fiasco everyone is talking about,

PIckup overturns in Arnold

  On January 31, 2014 according to CHP, James Flores (56) of Copperopolis was driving a Ford  pickup on Hwy 4 eastbound

Letter to the Editor.....about bad cops

    Dear Editor:

   I just read your recent "a little foolsgold"  section and realized that there are a lot of bad cops around in Calaveras. And they are crazy, in my opinion.

John "Bill" Samples of Valley Springs

John "Bill" Samples of Valley Springs, passed away on January 30, 2014 in San Andreas of heart failure and dimentia. He was 89.