Sunday, September 14, 2014

Traffic Accident in Plymouth

   September 14, 2014 at 6:30 PM:  A traffic accident has been reported at Hwy 16 and Latrobe Road in Plymouth.

   An ambulance is en route due to injuries.

Fire in Vallecito area

   UPDATE at 6:30 PM:  CalFire has the fire contained. No danger to other structures or wildland.

Road closed due to fire in Oakhurst

   September 14, 2014 at 5:45 PM:  A fire first reported at Courtney Lane and Seven Hills Road in Oakhurst has the road to the dam closed. Evacuations are being required in the area.

   We will give status of the fire when we hear more.

Illegal burning reported

   September 14, 2014 at 5:45 PM:  Cal Fire is checking a report of possible illegal burning on Cedar Springs Drive in Twain Harte.

   All burning is suspended in the Stanislaus National Forest.


Calaveras D3 Candidate Forum at Murphys Park

   On September 28, 2014 from 3 to 5 PM a Meet the Calaveras Candidates forum will be held at Murphys Community Park for all elected hopefuls of District 3 voters.

   Invitations have been extended to 16 men and women to set up tables and mingle with the voters. There will be no speeches.  Candidates for Supervisor D3, Judge of Dept 1 and 2, CCWD D3 and Vallecito Union School Board are expected to attend.

McClintocks Overwhelming Fear- Throw the bums out!!

36 year old Art Moore is a moderate
Republican in a "throw the bums out" year!
   Lifetime politician Tom McClintock is terrified. He sends out emails begging for money and insulting a veteran (which McClintock is NOT), and a fellow Republican (which McClintock is NOT).

   McClintock has reason to be terrified. Congress only has a 13% approval rating and he is the number 1 reason. He is Tea Party, not Republican Party, he was never in the military, he is extremist in every view, making a moderate Republican like Art Moore look very good.

ATV rider injured

   September 14, 2014 at 1 PM:  An ATV rider was reportedly injured at San Luis Reservoir Recreation Area at Gonzaga Road and Jasper Sears Road.

   CHP, fire and an ambulance are en route to the scene.

Fire reported in Coulterville

  UPDATE at 1:50 PM:  Hwy 49 is still closed for another 1/2 hour.

RV Accident and Fire in Jamestown area

  UPDATE at 12:15 PM: Fortunately, no injuries were reported in this accident.

From the Editor: Dear M & B

   Dear M & B:

    We think you did an excellent job in calling attention to the poor animals in your letter. Thank you!

Letter to the Editor: About the animals

  Dear Sierra Sentinel Editor:

   My wife and I read this website every day for political info, but why aren't you writing about the poor animals

Traffic Accident on Hwy 120

    September 14, 2014 at 9 AM:  CHP is en route to a traffic accident on Hwy 120 at Golden Arrow Road in Groveland.

   Apparently the victims have been taken to the Texaco station at the Yosemite Country Store. The truck involved is still at the scene.

The Saga of Dusty Costa Part 6

  by Dustin Costa in his own words from prison in Colorado

     One the prison staff identifies a shot-caller, his days are numbered.  Organizing of any kind is

Car vs Farm Implement at Modesto Reservoir

   September 14, 2014 at 8 AM:  A white car has hit a farm implement at the Modesto Reservoir off Hwy 132 and Hazel Dean Road.

   CHP, fire and ambulance are en route to the scene. A pole was also hit in this accident.

Cow out on Pool Station Road

   September 14, 2014 at 6:30 AM:  A cow has been reported out on the roadway on Pool Station Road.

   Use extra caution if headed in that direction until CHP can get to the scene.

Silverado Fire in Orange County

   As of late last evening, fire officials say that 1600 acres has burned in the Cleveland National Forest and that they believe it is possible this fire began in someone's backyard. The investigation is continuing.

   Several fixed wing aircraft and helicopters are trying to get a handle on this fire. It is only 10% contained at this time.

49ers vs Bears Sunday night

   The Bears come to Levi Stadium to face our 49ers tonight on Sunday Night Football. It's the first official season game in the new stadium.

   If any of you have been there, let us know what you think about the new facility in Santa Clara. G

Mike's Pizza Burglary//Someone must know this guy!!

   According to Angels Camp Police Department, on August 31, 2014 at approximately 5:30 AM they responded to 294 South Main Street, Mike's Pizza, for an alarm sounding.