Sunday, August 2, 2015

Traffic collision in Arnold Fatal

  UPDATE by CHP on August 3, 2015 at 9:30 AM:  According to the report Robert Alan Caulk (53) of Cameron Park was driving a 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle east on Hwy 4 at Upper Moran Road at an

Fire in Coulterville

  August 2, 2015 at 4:40 PM:  A fire has been reported at Hwy 49 and Penon Blanco Road in Coulterville.

   Cal Fire is en route to the scene.  Avoid the area if possible.

Brush Fire reported in Oakdale

   August 2, 2015 at 3:15 PM:  A brush fire has been reported on Wilkins Avenue in Oakdale.

   Fire personnel are responding to the scene.

Fire at Lake McClure

   August 2, 2015 at 3:10 PM:  A fire has been reported on Merced Falls Road at Lake McClure.

   Cal Fire is responding to the area.

Ebbetts Pass Planning Director condems bike trail--waste of money

   At the last Calaveras Planning Directors meeting (and they are meeting every week, working on the General Plan) Lisa Meutterties was quick

2nd collision report in Coulterville

   UPDATE:  This collision was on Tuolumne County Road 164 and major injuries were incurred in the collision.

Traffic collision in Coulterville

   August 2, 2015 at 2:50 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 49 near Schilling Road in Coulterville.

    CHP and other emergency personnel at en route to the scene. Use caution if in that area.

Who's worse? The dirty cops, or the cops who cover for them?

   In the recent arrest and alleged charges of murder in the cop who shot a black man and then wrote up a false report, we have questions.  The only evidence was a body camera or two. 

   Which is worse, the dirty cop who breaks the law; beats or even

Music in the Parks in San Andreas

   On Wednesday August 5, 2015 The Hot Dark will perform in San Andreas at Turner Park for the Calaveras Arts Music in the Parks series.

    The concert begins at 6:30 PM and its free to the public.

Injured deer on Pettinger and Hwy 12

   August 2, 2015 at 11:25 AM;  An injured deer has been reported at Pettinger Road and Hwy 12 below Valley Springs.

  Use extra caution if in that area until CHP can clear the roadway. If you use deer whistles on the front of your car, you are much less likely to ever hit a deer.

Rocky Fire in Lake County creating more fear

UPDATE:  Per Cal Fire this fire has grown to 46,000 acres and is still on 5% contained.

Giants in Texas

   The San Francisco Giants are in Texas today to play the Rangers. It is scheduled for 12 noon on CBS TV.

  The Giants won the series opener yesterday 9-7.

Car on roof off Hwy 49

   August 2, 2015 at 5:55 AM:  A car has rolled over off of Hwy 49 at Bell Road in Plymouth and is on its roof.

   Emergency personnel, including an ambulance are responding to the scene. Use caution if in that area.