Sunday, July 5, 2015

Greece rejects debt bailout terms--what next?

   The Greek voters resoundingly rejected the referendum on accepting the bailout terms of the IMF for its overdue debt.

   Their President had encouraged the no vote. So what will happen next. Greece says Europe needs Greece to stay in the Euro. hmmm...

Texas Republicans fear Obama

  In Bastrop County Texas, the Republican Central Committee is using an old broken down lumber mill for its office.

  Apparently the County Republican Chairman carries a legal pad

Princess Charlotte christened today

   The Royal Family attended the christening of Princess Charlotte today.

   This was Princess Charlotte's 2nd public appearance.

CHP rollover on Hwy 12--Road Closed

  UPDATE at 3:45 PM:  Hwy 12 is closed at Hwy 49 and at Hwy 26.

UPDATE at 3:10 PM:  Helicopter to land at MTH.

Michael Douglas' mother dies

   Diana Dill Douglas Webster passed away at a Southern California hospital today of cancer. She was 92.

  Diana was Kirk Douglas' first wife and mother of Michael. Photo is of Diana, Kirk, Michael and Cameron Douglas.

Semi on its side in Wallace

   July 5, 2015 at 12:45 PM:  A semi truck is on its side on Hwy 12 at Ward Lane, across from Rosettis in Wallace after colliding with a black Dodge Charger. A heavy duty tow truck has been dispatched.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. CHP is at the site. Use caution in that area.

Billy Joel got married on 4th

Joel playing his hit Piano Man
   A 4th of July party turned into a wedding party for Billy Joel and his girlfriend Alexis Roderick.

   Friends were not told the wedding would take place so nothing leaked to the press.

Car runs off Tuolumne Road

   July 5, 2015 at 12:30 PM:  A Ford Taurus ran off Tuolumne Road at Wards Ferry Road in the Sonora area and landed on its side in a ditch, according to the report.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. Use extra caution if in the area.


4th of July arrests

   Most of the arrests in Calaveras on the 4th of July were for disorderly conduct due to alcohol or drugs, avoiding arrest and other things that were misdemeanors.

   Two people from out of the county were arrested at Kautz for alcohol related misdemeanors.

Confederate Flag flown in Arnold??

  June 19, 2015: We received multiple reports that yesterday

Redwood forests are magical

Any California or US Redwood State Park is
awe inspiring, unlike any other!
And the Giant Sequoias only grow in California!

Vehicle rollover on Hwy 26

  UPDATE at 8:45 AM:  Hwy 26 is now open.

    UPDATE:  CHP has listed this as a Major Injury collision.

Giants in Washinton, DC

   The SF Giants (42-40) are in Washington DC today to play the Washington Nationals (45-36). The game is on ESPN at 5 PM.