Monday, May 25, 2015

Battle over Bears continues in Tahoe area

   Thursday, a Las Vegas resident, who has a vacation home in Tahoe, will be in court, trying to get a restraining order against a large organization called the Bear League,

Rollover crash in Jamestown

   May 25, 2015 at 3:35 PM:  CHP is at the scene of a vehicle that overturned on Hwy 49 at Moccasin Switchback Road in Jamestown.

  An ambulance is also responding to the scene. No other vehicles are involved. Use extra caution if in the area.


OP-ED...Why is gun fanaticism a pathological sickness?

   Many articles have been written about those who have no life, worship guns, fear everything, especially people of color, and have no reason to live other than for guns.

   The people in Calaveras County

Overturned Propane Truck in Linden--Hwy 26 closed--CHP officer injured

UPDATE:  A CHP officer suffered major injuries when his motorcycle crashed on the way to this collision this morning.

Motorcycle crash at Meadowmont Shopping Center

   May 25, 2015 at 1:35 PM:  A motorcycle crash has been reported on Hwy 4 at the Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold.

   It isn't clear if there are any injuries at this time. Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Deadly Flooding in Texas and Oklahoma...drought in California?

   The news is full of heavy winter snow in the east, deadly flooding rains even now in Texas and Oklahoma, but California is in what is considered a deadly drought.

   If the country can build pipelines for oil, why can't it build them for lifesaving water. Just pipe it from where there is too much, to where there is too little. DUH???

Traffic Control at Yosemite Junction

   May 25, 2015 at 11:50 AM:  CHP has three units headed to the Yosemite Junction at Hwy 108 and Hwy 120 near Jamestown.

   Apparently traffic is heavy and some control is necessary in the area.

Fire at Pine Mountain Lake

   May 25, 2015 at 11:40 AM:  A fire has been reported at Grizzly Circle and Pine Mountain Drive,  near Pine Mountain Lake.

   CalFire is responding to the area.

Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl "I Saw Her Standing There"

McCartney and the gang back in
the day.
   Another great concert was held last night in London, where Paul McCartney was joined on stage by Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters.

   Together they gave a memorable performance of the famous McCartney-Lennon tune " I Saw Her Standing There". You can find it on youtube.

Van on Fire in Altaville

   UPDATE:  Altaville Fire did an excellent job of putting out the fire. The fire was contained to the vehicle, fortunately. Hwy 49 is now clear.

Rolling Stones concert in San Diego

  Last night, May 24, 2015 the Rolling Stones held a concert as part of their Zip Code Tour; this one in San Diego.

   They were, of course, sold out and fans said they performed their greatest hits. Their next concert in in Ohio.

Paul Simon has Napolean Complex??

   It seems that even 45 years after their breakup, there are still hard feelings between Paul Simon and his partner Art Garfunkel, once the phenomenally popular Simon and Garfunkel.

     We have been told that Garfunkel believes that Simon has a Napolean complex about being so short and that it fermented towards Art Garfunkel, who it tall. Well, he is very short! Who knows??

Arrest on Dogtown Road

   On May 24, 2015 at around 9 AM  the Angels Camp Police Department arrested Hollie Rene Hamilton, (36) of Angels Camp on Dogtown Road for alleged Vandalism over $400 and Threatening a crime with the Intent to Terrorize, both felonies.

   Hamilton was booked into the Calaveras County Jail.

Jasper just loves Bow Z

Bow Z was gone for 10 days
and Jasper missed him so much!!

Herons and Egrets abused by humans?

Egrets and Herons build nests high in
the pine trees near each other. Their
nesting areas are disappearing and
their young are often unwelcome
by some cruel humans.
   A neighborhood in Natomas, near Sacramento, are very concerned that humans are the cause of many fledgling egrets and herons falling and dying.

   The concern is that some human is causing the dozens of deaths in some way because they don't like the droppings the beautiful birds leave on their cars.

Memorial Day tribute

Flags were flying at this Memorial site in Oregon and
many of the other locations around the country today!

Sawyer Fredricks does Neil Young song right

  If you love music, you can't help but believe that 16 year old Sawyer Fredricks will be a great success.

   Got to and watch him sing one of Young's greatest hits. Amazing young man.