Friday, November 21, 2014

New Ski business in Truckee burglarized

   Just recently a brand new ski shop opened on Donner Pass Way in downtown Truckee.  Early this morning over $25,000 in skis, snowboards and other inventory were stolen after a break-in.

   Called the Soulhouse Ski Shop, they hadn't even had one weekend of skiers to open to before the burglary. 

Jackson (Amador County) City Council meets

   The City of Jackson in Amador County, meets on Monday, November 24, 2014 at City Hall on Broadway in Jackson.

   On the agenda are swearing in a new Police Officer and raising sewer rates.

MIke Brown killed 130' from initial contact??

   Finally, after over 3 months, the fact that the Chief of Police in Ferguson lied about the distance that Mike Brown actually was from the initial contact with Darren Wilson, has come out.

   It turns out, it was over 130' away, not the about 35' that the Ferguson Police repeatedly stated.  In that case, how could there have been eminent danger to the officer??

Hit and Run at West Point Elementary School

   November 21, 2014 at 12:15 PM:  CHP is at the West Point Elementary School on Bald Mountain Road, where a hit and run traffic report was turned in this morning.

   No injuries were reported in the incident.

Canseco shoots off finger??

   It turns out that the report that Jose Canseco shot his own finger off while cleaning his gun is apparently true.

   The part about it being reattached is also reported to be true.

   However, the part about it falling off during a poker game is not true, according to Canseco.  The finger is still securely attached to his hand, as it was successfully reattached.

Are you a TRUE Beatles fan???

  One of John Lennon's guitars, the one he wrote "Paperback Writer" on, is going up for auction. If you are a true Beatles fan, here's your chance.

   It is only expected to fetch around $940,000. What a deal!!

Calaveras County Water District meeing change

   The Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) just announced that it is changing its regular meeting, which is currently December 10, 2014 at 9 AM.

    The new date is December 17, 2014 at 9 AM. Per CCWD, they will hold no meeting on December 10, 2014.

Car into field on Hwy 49

   November 21, 2014 at 11:05 AM:  A vehicle has run off the road into a field off Fricot City Road near Hwy 49 and Fourth's Crossing.

  No injuries have been reported. CHP is en route to the scene.

Buzzz Saw in Calaveras District 3!

   Oh my goodness! Such Buzzz we hear!! With the election of Tea Party and 5 wife candidate Michael Olivera by 66 votes in District 3, the Tea Party extremists will have three votes

Ponte Lawsuit on Calaveras Supervisors agenda

Just call me the Ol'
C'rupted Cross!!
   The November 28, 2014 Calaveras Supervisors will hold a supposed Board meeting on November 28, 2014, beginning with the lawsuit of the Ponte family against the County of Calaveras in Closed Session.

   Another possible litigation is also being discussed in Closed Session.  Then Chair Pontiff Ponte will require 2 hours of prayer for herself, Pastor Edsel and Altar Boy Spellman, (who has been missing in action).

   The Consent Agenda is long, due to the Pontiff taking a month off to visit the Vatican and help with Oliveira's election.

Pickup vs tree on Hwy 4

  According to CHP on November 20, 2014 around 10:20 PM Carmon Williams (64) of Angels Camp was driving a 1982 Datsun pickup on Hwy 4 near Hunt Road in Copperopolis

Fatal Accident on Hwy 4

   According to CHP, on November 20, 2014 at approximately 4:15 PM an 18 year old Copperopolis resident was traveling eastbound on Hwy 4 east of Stallion Way at an unknown speed in a 2006 Dodge Stratus.

Boehner files another suit against Health Care??

Good thing Boner has good
health care coverage, the
way he smokes!
   Apparently afraid to show their racist tendencies after President Obamas impassioned speech last night, the Speaker of the House, John Boehner has filed another lawsuit against the Health Care Law.

   Since the House, run by Republicans, cannot get ANYTHING done to help the residents of the U.S., they are doing another Tea Party move, suing the President over the Health Care Act. Oh, brother!  Same stuff, over and over again.

    Is any Republican on the hill in possession of an IQ over 92?

"Emancipation Proclamation" for Latinos??? In spite of Racists in Congress!!!

   In a moving and to the point speech last night, President Obama declared in an Executive Order that approximately 5 million undocumented Latinos living in the U.S. may now apply to stay here.

   They will apply for permits, begin paying taxes

Traffic Accident in Jamestown

   November 21, 2014 at 8:20 AM:  CHP is at the scene of a traffic accident between a silver Chrysler and a white Mazda at Hwy 108 and Chicken Ranch Road in Jamestown.

     No injuries have been reported but the vehicles are stuck together. A tow truck has been dispatched to the location.

Pickup takes out fence

   November 21, 2014 at 8:15 AM:  A blue pickup ran off the road at Hwy 99 and Cherokee Road in the Lodi area and took out about 40' of chain link fence.

   Fortunately no injuries have been reported in the accident.

Chains Required on Hwy 4, 108, 120

   Caltrans is requiring that chains be worn all vehicles without four-wheel drive and snow tires on Hwy 4 in Ebbetts Pass.

   The chain requirement today is from Poison Springs

Traffic Accident on Hwy 26

  November 21, 2014 at 6 AM:  A traffic accident has been reported on Hwy 26 east of Escalon Bellota Road.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries, but apparently there is dirt all over the road at that location. CHP is en route.