Saturday, October 25, 2014

Letter to the Editor .... Outside Spending in Calaveras County

   Dear Editor:

    Few can dispute the fact that outside political spending is designed to influence the outcome of elections.

   By outside spending, I mean

A rainbow in Copperopolis

Fire at Big Trees South Grove

   See also 'Park Fire continues'

Head-on Collision on Pool Station Road

   UPDATE:  See also 'CHP report of Head-on Collision'

Traffic Accident at Kirkwood

  UPDATE:  A big rig is stuck in the snow and the driver has left the scene. The Caltrans gate was hit.

Look! Bobbi has two kits this year!

Throw the Tea Party Bums out! Vote for Art Moore!!

Unlike the lazy incumbent, Art Moore is a Veteran,
was awarded Bronze Star,
Lives in our District and respects everyone!!

Bycyclist hit on Hwy 49

   October 25, 2014 at 12 Noon:  A bicyclist has been hit by a vehicle at Hwy 49 and Hwy 120 in Moccasin.

   The vehicle left the scene after hitting the cyclist.  Emergency vehicles are responding, including an ambulance.


   The burn suspension has NOT been lifted.  Do not start burning just because we are getting a little rain.

   You will be cited for misdemeanor burning without a permit.  No BURNING!!!

Spin out on Hwy 4 at Stallion Way

   October 25, 2014 at 10:45 AM:  A solo vehicle has spun out at Hwy 4 at Stallion Way just west of Angels Camp. No injuries have been reported. A tow truck was called.

   Emergency personnel are en route to the area. Busy morning. Be careful, the roads are slick with the fresh rain. Four accidents in the entire Stockton CHP dispatch area and three of them are in Calaveras County.

Fire reported in West Point

 October 25, 2014 at 10:35 AM:  A small vegetation fire has been reported on Tree Lane at Paul Road in West Point.

   An engine has been dispatched to the scene.

Vehicle Rollover in Valley Springs

   UPDATE:  It is now reported that no injuries occurred in this accident.

Traffic Accident in Arnold

   UPDATE:  No injuries are now reported in this accident. CHP is clearing.

Motorcycle accident in Soulsbyville

   UPDATE:  Only minor injuries are reported in this accident.

Darlene Olson of Angels Camp

   Darlene Strader Olson passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family on Saturday October 18, 2014.

   Born in Santa Monica on December 13, 1937, she has lived in Angels Camp for 42 years.

Vehicle Overturned in a ditch

   October 25, 2014 at 9:20 AM:  CHP and an ambulance are responding to a vehicle that reportedly overturned into a ditch at Camanche Rd and Curran Road on the Amador County side of the lake.

   A tow truck is also en route to the accident scene.