Thursday, June 25, 2015

Pickup on Fire on Hwy 4

   UPDATE:  Per Cal Fire the vehicle overheated. Not really on fire.

Former Murphys resident arrested for Pornography

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff, on June 19, 2015 detectives contacted Cameron Cisco in regards to an ongoing investigation regarding possession of child pornography.

Cal Fire backs into vehicle in Atwater

   June 25, 2015 at 3:30 PM:  A Cal Fire truck has reportedly backed into another vehicle at Macnamara and Bert Crane Drive in Atwater.

   CHP is at the scene. No injuries were reported.

Brush Fire on Hwy 4 and Hwy 99

   June 25, 2015 at 3:30 PM:  A brush fire has been reported at Hwy 4 and Hwy 99 in Stockton.

   Fire personnel are responding to the area. Be extra cautious if in the area.

Alaska's Grizzlies -- gone fishin'

When the Grizzlies go fishin' in Alaska, they don't fool around!

Loma Fire near Antioch

   The Loma Fire, which was reported around 4:30 on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 burned 550 acres before being brought under control.

  Per Cal Fire as of 9 AM this morning it is 100% contained. This was in Contra Costa County, near Antioch.

Big Rig blocking Hwy 4 at Big Trees Village

   June 25, 2015 at 9:45 AM:  A big rig broke down on Hwy 4 near Big Trees Village Drive in Ebbetts Pass and is blocking the roadway.

   Use extra caution in that area until a heavy duty tow can get it moved.

Patricia Stoker of Valley Springs

      Patricia Rosario Gonzales Stoker passed away peacefully at her home in Valley Springs, from natural causes. She was 73.

   Patricia in her life

Drone causes grounding of Air tankers

   According to Daniel Berlant, Cal Fire spokesman, firefighters were faced with a major challenge on the Lake Fire in San Bernardino County yesterday, as a hobby drone,

Overturned big rig on Hwy 4

   June 24, 2015 at 7:30 AM:  An overturned big rig has been reported at Hwy 4 and Obyrnes Ferry Road in Copperopolis.

   It is blocking the roadway, so be extra careful if headed in that direction. Also, Caltrans has been notified that large gouge marks are left in the pavement by the truck.

Supreme Court Upholds Obama Care!

  In a decision written by Chief Justice Robert, the Supreme Court this morning announced they have upheld Obama Care.

   The right wing is most likely angry at Roberts yet again. Good job, Justices!

Pedestrian hit by car in McDonalds lot

   June 25, 2015 at 6:05 AM:  A pedestrian has reportedly been struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of McDonalds on Shafer in Atwater.

    Emergency vehicles are en route to the scene.  Be extra cautious if in that area, as authorities and medical workers are present.

Traffic Collision in Ione

   UPDATE:  This collision caused the driver to be shaken up, but not injured per CHP.

Angels Camp Vet buys Mother Lode Vet

   The Angels Camp Veterinary has announced it purchased Mother Lode Veterinary from Dr. Grover, who is retiring.

    Congratulations to Angels Camp Vet on their newest acquisition in Murphys.  And congratulations to Dr. Grover on his retirement.