Tuesday, May 19, 2015

First Fridays concerts in Murphys

    The Murphys Community Club is once again presenting First Fridays in the Park concerts at the Murphys Community Park.

   The first concert is actually the 2nd Friday of June, on June 12, 2015 and will feature John Covert and Crystal Image, who play classic rock, country blues, oldies and more.

   From 4 PM a dinner, catered by Alchemy, will be available at $10 per person, along with wine and other beverages. Bring your friends and spend the evening.


Vehicle hits pole in Mokelumne Hill

  May 19, 2015 at 6:15 PM:  A vehicle reportedly hit a pole on Hwy 26 in Mokelumne Hill.

  A witness said the driver then fled.  CHP is en route to the scene. It is a possible under the influence case.

Vehicle into field in Rancho Calaveras

   May 19, 2015 at 6:10 PM:  A vehicle has reportedly run off Hwy 26 near Garner Place and into a field.

   There are apparently beer bottles strewn across the roadway at that location. CHP is en route to the scene.  No injuries were reported.

Traffic Collision in Lodi

   May 19, 2015 at 3:15 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Harney Lane and Jack Tone Road in the Lodi area.

    A tow truck is en route. CHP is at the scene. No injuries have been reported. Use extra caution if in that area.

City Police of Angels Camp make DUI arrests during 2015 fair

   During the 2015 Calaveras County Fair, the Angels Camp Police Department made several arrests for alleged DUI violations.

   Arrested were  46-year-ol Angels Camp resident

The Voice finale tonight

   The season finale of The Voice will air tonight, with finalists like Sawyer Fredricks, coached by Pharrel Williams, who many say remind them of John Denver.

   Then there is the lusty blues singer named Meghan Linsey, who is coached by Blake Shelton.

   Sawyer is so popular, especially among young girls and old adults for his mellow and rich tones, will be hard to beat.  We'll see tonight.

San Franciso to vote on Circumcision

   Long debated among those who feel that circumcising males is a form of genital mutilation, a large group of citizens in San Francisco is gathering signatures to place it on the ballot.

Bill O'Reilly an abusive husband??? Says daughter?

   Apparently Bill O'Reilly, FOX News darling, wasn't aware that his daughter says she was watching during a incident of bullying and abuse of his now ex-wife.

   Seen by FOX as a hero,

CHP issues advisory for San Andreas

   May 19, 2015 at 10:45 AM:  CHP has issued a traffic advisory for the San Andreas area due to a healthwalk in town.

   No roads will be closed by there will be increased pedestrian traffic throughout the San Andreas area. Be extra cautious between 11 AM and 1 PM.


Car Fire in Atwater

   May 19, 2015 at 10:30 AM:  A car fire has been reported at Santa Fe Drive and Buhach Road in Atwater.

     Fire personnel are en route to the scene. The Atwater Police Department is also sending an officer. Use caution if in that area.

Right-wing Lindsey Graham running for President

Lindsey Graham
on a good day!
   Yes, Republican right wing Senator Lindsey Graham from South Carolina says he's running for President in 2016.   He says the reason is because "the world is falling apart!"

   What is one more candidate?  Maybe its his world that is falling apart. Or perhaps its because of he and his party extremists that the U.S. and the world is falling apart.

Look at the baby great-horned owl

Adorable, peeking out from behind mama
in New Jersey--New Jersey?

Dog on Hwy 49

   May 19, 2015 at 9:05 AM:  Watch for a white German shepherd on Hwy 49 at Tuttletown Road in Tuttletown.

   CHP is en route to the area. Use extra caution.

Traffic Collision in Rancho Calaveras

  May 19, 2015 at 9 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported involving a VW van with a luggage rack and a silver BMW at Hwy 26 and Garner Place in Rancho Calaveras.

   Minor injuries have been indicated. The BMW had to chase the van for 1/2 mile before it would stop. CHP is en route to the scene. Use caution if in the area until cleared.

Overturned car in West Point

  May 19, 2015 at 7 AM:  A green Toyota has reportedly overturned on Hwy 26 at Woodhouse Mine Road in West Point.

   No injuries have been indicated, but be extra cautious in that area.