Saturday, August 8, 2015

A little friend in Montana

Such a little grey squirrel in a big Montana
National Park

People trying to save dog in Linden

   August 8, 2015 at 7:30 PM:  A cattle dog has been reported running on Hwy 26 near Escalon Bellota Road in Linden.

   Several vehicles have stopped and are trying to catch the dog before it gets hit. CHP is en route to the area.

Collision in Valley Springs

   August 8, 2015 at 7:30 PM:  A car reportedly ran off Hogan Dam Road near Vista Del Lago in Valley Springs.

   CHP is at the scene. No injuries have been indicated but the car will need a tow truck.

Car vs tree on Hwy 4

   August 8, 2015 at 7 PM:  A car reportedly hit a tree off Hwy 4 above Murphys. No injuries were indicated in the collision.

   A tow truck was dispatched for the vehicle.

Dogtown Road residents deserve to know...

   We were recently confided in by an anonymous person regarding how the City of Angels Camp "handles" dissident residents.

   Would you believe that residents on Dogtown Road and Gardner Lane, not to mention the Sierra Sentinel,

Traffic collision in Patterson

   August 8, 2015 at 10:40 AM:  A traffic collision involving a Lincoln Towncar and a Toyota Camry has been reported at Hwy 33 and Frank Cox Road in Patterson.

   CHP, an ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene. Use extra caution if in the area.

Dumpster-divers in Valley Springs??

     Don't tell us!  There are dumpster-divers in the Valley Springs area?  They were reported as suspicious to the Calaveras Sheriff on Hwy 12,  behind a business.

   The Sheriff took no report.  Isn't it theft to steal from a business, even their garbage??

Illegal Shooting in Avery

  A resident on Avery Sheep Ranch Road reported illegal shooting to the Calaveras Sheriff.

   People were shooting across the roadway.  The Sheriff took no report.

Lost in Glencoe, again!!

      A suspicious person was reported to the Calaveras Sheriff apparently because he was sitting on the side of Hwy 26 in Glencoe.

    Man said he had been left there and had no where else to go.  Yep, lost in Glencoe, again! The Sheriff took no report.

Disturbance reports in Calaveras County-bad enough to call the Sheriff

   On August 7, 2015 around 3:20 AM a resident on Potteroffs Road in Mountain Ranch reported yelling, loud music; that it is an ongoing issue. No report was taken.

   A loud family altercation

Vandalism in Copperopolis

  On August 7, 2015 a driver on Reeds Turnpike in Copperopolis reported that another driver came up and smashed and broke his car window.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report on the incident.

Stolen Property arrest in Valley Springs

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff's Office, Michael Roger Lewis (33) of Valley Springs, was arrested on Hogan Dam Road for allegedly Receiving Stolen Property over $ 950 (dirt bike), a felony and for Possession of Burglary Tools, a misdemeanor.

   Lewis was booked into the Calaveras County Jail.

CHP reports 2 deaths on Hwy 108

   According to the CHP report, on June 7, 2015 at approximately 12:05 PM, a 69 year old male from Modesto was driving a 2007 Chevy 4 door sedan westbound on Hwy 108, east of Little Sweden