Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Why do people defraud Social Security Disability?

   After over 100 police and firefighters got caught defrauding the Social Security Disability ater 9/11, people began to ask why.

UPDATE: Magic was ADOPTED!! Hooray! Do you believe in "Magic"?

Magic is a neutered male with big golden eyes. He is ready for
you to adopt at the Calaveras Animal Services in San Andreas.
Call 754-6509 or email for more

Hello....Louisiana black bear

Once on the endangered list, the black bear is back
in Louisiana

Collision on Hwy 99 at Hwy 4

  May 20, 2015 at 3:30 PM:  A collision has been reported at Hwy 99 south at Hwy 4 east in Stockton.

   CHP arrived at the scene quickly and cleared the collision. No injuries have been indicated.

USDA says "slash and burn" best way to handle forest during drought?

   The US Department of Agriculture; you know, the ones who pay assassins to go out and kill innocent animals, now say the best way to provide more water is to burn the forest.

   This is because the billionaire corporate farmers in the valley need more water cheap or free in order to ship their products overseas. The USDA is helping by recommending slashing and burning in our forests.

Three vehicle collision in Pioneer

  UPDATE at 3:30 PM:  Some type of fire vehicle is involved and overturned.  CHP indicates this is a major injury collision.

New Melones Lake Marina opening

   On May 22, 2015 at 5 PM the new New Melones Lake Marina will officially open, with Supervisor Debbie Ponte cutting the ribbon.

   Complimentary lake tours will be given on patio boats and all marina services will be showcased. Refreshments will be offered.

Two Semis collide and block Hwy 99

   UPDATE at 5:20 PM: Now they are completing work in one of the lanes to make it ready to reopen..

OP-ED...Leaving the Planet Gracefully and having Resilience by Robert Jensen

     Leaving the Plant Gracefully

    I lived the first half of my life with little awareness of, or concern about, the crucial questions

Deer struck at Hwy 88 in Pioneer

   May 20, 2015 at 8:30 AM:  A deer has been struck by a vehicle and is in the roadway at Hwy 88 and Tiger Creek Road in Pioneer.

   CHP is en route. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

Car vs tree in Mokelumne Hill

  May 20, 2015 at 7 AM:  An ambulance is en route to Jesus Maria Road in Mokelumne Hill where a car hit a tree.

   The tree is in the roadway.  County Roads has been notified and CHP is en route to the scene.  This is near Railroad Flat Road. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

Sawyer Fredricks wins "The Voice"

   Last night, May 19, 2015 Sawyer Fredricks, a 16 year old farm boy from upstate New York, won 1st place in "The Voice".

   Meghan Linsey came in 2nd. 

Riley Kitchell's frog wins Frog Jump

   With a jump of 18' 8', "I Don't Know" won the 2015 Frog Jump. Riley Kitchell was the frog jockey with the Foothill Froggers.

   Kitchell also won the 2013 Frog Jump. Congratulations!!