Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Shocking Statement by Calaveras Deputies--Now Read This!!

   Holy deputy sheriffs!!!

   We just received a new press release from the Calaveras County Deputy Sheriff's Association titled:

    "Deputy Sheriff's Association Responds to Misleading Claims!!" 

Traffic Hazard on Moran Road

  March 18, 2014:  A traffic hazard was reported on Moran Road at Love Creek Road in Ebbetts Pass around 2 PM. It isn't clear what the hazard is, so use caution in that area.

No letters accepted on Oliviera for a week

   The Sierra Sentinel will not be accepted any more of your letters or comments on the Oliviera candidacy for Supervisor for at least a week.

    He has never even answered any of the comments, so apparently doesn't care what people think of him.  We understand your passion, but enough is enough!! Sorry!

CHP reports on Calaveras Bus Crash

  March l8, 2014:  According to the CHP report Timothy Lupkes (55) of Rancho Cordova was traveling westbound on Hwy 12 from Toyon Hill in a 2014 Peterbilt Tanker truck,

Letter to the Editor....about Clear Cutting the Watershed

   Dear Editor,

    Stop Clearcutting the Watershed

    Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI) is planning a new timber harvest plan (THP) that will add another

Discrimination Claim by employee of Tom Berryhill's office

   In January, an unnamed apparent employee filed a discrimination lawsuit against the office of state Senator Tom Berryhill.

Calaveras School bus crash in Double Springs

  UPDATE at 10:50 AM:  CHP has alerted their ENTAC division to assist with this emergency.

CCWD says spending your money wisely

CCWD (Calaveras County Water District) says they are spending your increased water and sewer rates wisely in a press release issued late March 17, 2014.

Vehicle found in ravine off Hwy 88

  March 18, 2014:  CHP reports that a vehicle found down at the bottom of a steep ravine off Hwy 88 near Pine Grove around 1 AM cannot be retrieved until daylight.

   Apparently no one was found in the vehicle when it was reported.