Thursday, September 3, 2015

Apple Fire in Sacramento County

   The Apple Fire was reported around 12:10 PM today and quickly grew to 110 acres, mostly grass, near Winton.

   The fire as of  2:30 PM was 100% contained. The cause of the fire is not listed on the Cal Fire reports.

Elk Fire in Lake County

   The Elk Fire was reported on September 2, 2015 around 3 PM north of Upper Lake.  The cause of this fire is under investigation.

   At last report by Cal Fire 670 acres have burned and it is 25% contained.  This is a unified effort by Cal Fire and USFS.

Collision on Hwy 120

   September 3, 2015 at 2:45 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 120 east at Hwy 99 in Manteca.

   Both vehicles are off the roadway and no Injuries have been indicated, but be extra cautious if headed that way.

Superintendent of Schools Jeremy Meyers FINALLY arrested???Ties to Rite of Passage!!

     UPDATE: El Dorado County Superintendent of Schools, Rite Of Passage educator, Superintendent of Sierra Ridge in San Andreas arrested?

     We just received the most recent information

Adopt mew! Please Adopt mew!

This gorgeous fella is called Jerry by the adoption crew in San Andreas.
Go visit him at the shelter or call 754-6509 or email

Motorcycle crash on Hwy 88

   UPDATE:  Major injuries resulted from this collision.  Eastbound lanes are blocked.

Donkey on roadway in Columbia

    September 3, 2015 at 12:25 PM:  A donkey has been reported running down the road at Wishing Well Lane and Hwy 49 in Columbia.

   Use extra caution if in the area.  CHP has been dispatched to the scene. Did a Supervisor escape from the Donkey Pen???

Car vs Pole on Hwy 108

      September 3, 2015 at 11:20 AM:  A car left the Hwy 108 and hit a pole at Bonanza Drive in the Me-Wuk Village area.

  The pole is on private property. No injuries were reported. The roadway is partially blocked, so use extra caution in the area.

Hard to find.......

   A Hummingbird nest is not always easy to locate.  The Audubon Society released this photo of one of the many species that occupy many different areas of California.

   If you have a feeder out, you have probably noticed more hummers than most years. The drought has affected their lives, as not as many flowers are available to them.

Kentucky Clerk sent to Jail?

   Kim Davis refused to issue same sex couples marriage licenses saying God tells her not to.

   She testified in court that she could not do what the Supreme Court ordered, and she may go to jail.

Loose Cow on Parrotts Ferry Road

   September 3, 2015 at 10:30 AM:  CHP has been receiving multiple reports of a black cow out on Parrots Ferry Road near Natural Bridges, outside Vallecito.

   Be extra careful if headed that way until they can locate the owner. Do not tell the TROLL. He's a trigger happy kook!

Judge throws out Brady's suspension!!

   In case you haven't heard, the judge in the Tom Brady vs NFL case has thrown out the suspension issued by Roger Goodell.

   Goodell says they will appeal the ruling.

Humpback in Alaska

The Alaska Maritime Wildlife Refuge

Fire in Jamestown

   UPDATE:  This incident remains open today for continued mopup and patrol.

Car overturns into creek

   September 3, 2015 at 6:40 AM:  A car has run off Cottonwood Street at Feretti Road in Groveland and overturned into the creek.

   CHP is responding to the scene. It isn't yet known if there are any injuries.