Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Man Shot on Hwy 12

     According to the Calaveras Sheriff's Office, on October 15, 2014 at about 12:45 PM deputies were dispatched to a doctor's office in the Valley Oaks Center for a 21 year old male with a single gunshot

Beatrice "Bea" Larsen of Angels Camp

     July 31, 1923 - October 10, 2014

    Beatrice "Bea" was born in Madison, South Dakota to Julius and Lydia Hartman. She attended St. Thomas School in Madison, graduating in 1941.

   Soon after graduation she traveled by bus to San Diego,

Traffic Accident on Hwy 4

     UPDATE at 2:10 PM: The air ambulance copter landed at the scene.  CHP is now saying this is just a minor injury accident.

Letter to the Editor: About Tim Healy

    Dear Editor:

    I met Tim Healy when he was first running for Superior Court Judge this past spring.  Ron and I were both impressed with Tim's honesty and work ethic.

Threatening to Commit Crime/Terrorize arrest

   On October 14, 2014 the Angels Camp Police Department arrested Christopher Ryan Henderson (66) of Angels Camp on North Main Street for allegedly Threatening a Crime with the intent to Terrorize, a felony.

   Henderson was booked into the Calaveras County Jail and released on Bond.

Results of Calaveras District 5 Supervisor Poll

   In the Rancho Calaveras District 5 Supervisor race, our poll shows out of 100 people surveyed: October 1, 2014

   Kearney    51 %     Crane 42 % and undecided is 7%

Amador County Supervisors meet

  On Monday, October 21, 2014 the Amador County Supervisors will meet in their Board Chambers on Court Street in Jackson.

  The meeting is scheduled to begin at 8:30 AM.

Traffic Accident in Lodi area

   October 15, 2014 at 8:30 AM:  A traffic accident with injuries has been reported at Hwy 99 and Eight Mile Road in Lodi.

   CHP, an ambulance and clean up crew is required for leaking fluids.  This was apparently a single vehicle collision.

Light rain/slick roadways

  UPDATE: Many were surprised to see Caltrans out working on Hwy 4 this morning. Traffic is being led one-way from above Forest Meadows to below Murphys. Waiting time was around

Vehicle in canal in Hughson

  October 15, 2014 at 6:25 AM:  The driver was missing and the passenger was taken to Doctors Hospital after the car they were riding in went into the canal at East Service Road and Geer Road in Hughson around 5 AM.

   CHP is still attempting to locate the driver of the vehicle and has requested assistance.


Sonora AT&T cable cut

   UPDATE:  The investigation into the 37,000 customer outage now say a tree may be responsible.