Wednesday, May 27, 2015

What SPI calls forest management-tree farms

Is this what the forest should look like? This is what Red Emmerson
thinks it should be. DEAD!!!

Calaveras Council of Governments meets

   On Wednesday, June 3, 2015 the Calaveras Council of Governments will meet in San Andreas.

   The meeting begins at 6 PM in the Calaveras Supervisors Chambers at government center. Their agenda is full, but is so vague, its hard to tell you what specific items will be discussed or voted on.

11 million try for Spelling Bee

   Around 11 million took part nationwide and 300 made it to the finals in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, which began today in Maryland.

   Very few of the words were common, nor were they easily recognizable, but these kids are the best of the best. 

Driver tries to leave scene

   May 27, 2015 at 3 PM:  The driver of a Chevy Blazer reportedly hit the center divide at Hwy 99 and Liberty Road in the Galt area.

   The driver tried to leave the scene. CHP and an ambulance are responding to the scene. Use caution if in that area.

Oliveira and Wright not present at Calaveras Supervisors

   On May 26, 2015 the Calaveras Supervisors met for their regular meeting, minus two Supervisors.

   Supervisor Wright was unable

Unattended debris fire

   CalFire responded to a report of a fire on Hwy 120 in Jamestown around 3 PM on May 26, 2015.

   A debris burn out of hours and not attended, had escaped and burned 1/2 acre before fire officials were able to extinguish it.

Soccer is the 'clean' game for kids?

   Amid the sting operation on the International Soccer League, several top officials have now been arrested in Switzerland for corruption, taking bribes, etc.

   Apparently a lot of this has to do with the way they choose their sites for World Cups and other large events. So much for thinking soccer is a totally clean sport.

Apple surpasses Google as the Worlds top brand

   Apple Computer is worth a staggering $247 billion, according to recent estimates, which pass Google as the worlds most valuable brand.

Three bills to regulate tobacco in California

   Three new bills have been introduced in Sacramento to try and stem the use of tobacco products among the youth.

   One would raise the legal age to buy tobacco to

Illegal activities along American River Parkway trails--FIRES!!

Such splendid views along the
American River Parkway
   Everyone in government in the City of Angels Camp seems to believe that taking private property along creeks and rivers to make trails for those