Thursday, August 27, 2015

Motorcycle crash in Lodi

   August 27, 2015 at 3:30 PM:  A motorcycle has reportedly crashed with a car on Hwy 99 at the Armstrong Road onramp in Lodi.  The rider is down in the roadway.

   Minor injuries resulted from the collision. A tow truck has been dispatched for the motorcycle.

Calaveras KKK Project in full swing

   Today we heard that the Calaveras KKK Project is now in full swing, headed by leadership in Ebbetts Pass.

Jeep Cherokee off Hwy 88 and teetering

   August 27, 2015 at 2:30 PM:  A Jeep Cherokee is teetering on the edge of a cliff after being in a collision at Hwy 88 and Silver Drive in Pioneer.

    No injuries have been reported, but use extra caution as emergency vehicles connect the Jeep and pull it back onto the roadway.

Traffic collision in Copperopolis

   August 27, 2015 at 1 PM:  A two vehicle traffic accident has been reported at Hwy 4 and Main Street (Obyrnes Ferry Road) in Copperopolis.

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

Corn Field on fire in Turlock

   August 27, 2015 at 1:15 PM:  A corn field has been reported on fire at Fulkerth Road and Mitchell Road in Turlock.

   Fire personnel has been dispatched to the area.

Fire on Hwy 4

     UPDATE:  The first crew has not been able to locate this fire. They are calling it a false alarm. Everyone is being sent back home.  This may have been a control burn down Hwy 4 in San Joaquin County.

Zoning only excuse for Supervisors against POT?

   At the Tuesday August 25, 2015 Calaveras Supervisor meeting, for the second time in a month, they were voting on whether to allow a zoning change for a medical marijuana store in Valley

If you think cops are honest; think again!!

   In Seattle, two cops were reportedly asked by a 20 year veteran bus driver, to remove sleeping homeless from his bus, as county code demands.

Bonnie Newman says property rights over water are SELFISH!

   At the Calaveras Supervisors meeting Bonnie Newman of Double Springs, criticized property owners who were against having their properties clear-cut, as SELFISH.

Edson trying to get money for political supporters through SOLAR loans

    Although he did not want to admit it at first, Calaveras Supervisor Edson of District 1 finally stated that it was his idea to try and get the county to guarantee loans to unqualified homeowners

Burson area resident brings Calaveras Supervisor boardroom to tears!

     A shocking Public Comment session was held at the Calaveras Board of Supervisor meeting on Tuesday, August 25, 2015.

    The one that brought many in the room to tears, was a gentleman from the Burson area,

Asphalt plant in Clements exploded

   An explosion in April of this year, 2015 ripped through a not yet completed asphalt plant in Clements.

   An older facilit

Traffic Hazard: Dead deer on Mountain Ranch Road

   August 27, 2015 at 6:20 AM:  A dead deer has been reported on Mountain Ranch Road and Windmill Circle in San Andreas.

   Be extra cautious in that area until CHP can clear the roadway.