Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Traffic collision in West Point

  November 3, 2015 at 1:15 PM:  A vehicle has left Hwy 26 and gone down an embankment, reportedly near Higdon Road in West Point.

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

CHP at scene of fatality in West Point

   November 3, 2015 at 12:30 PM:  CHP was called to the scene of a reported traffic collision on Barney Way in West Point.

   It turned out not to be a traffic collision, but a fatality of some type had occurred apparently in a vehicle. Emergency personnel attempted CPR but now the Coroner has been dispatched to the scene.

Keystone XL cancels pipeline

   In a surprise move, the giant Canadian corporation responsible for the Keystone XL pipeline, has just reported they are cancelling the project.

   We don't have details on the reasons for the sudden pullout, but environmental concerns have been a constant worry by many in that area.

Visitor during last hours of life

This photo of a man who died later that day being visited by
a deer outside his window, has been circulating around the www.
One other thing in the photo is the cigarette he is holding,
perhaps adding to the cause of his death?
 

Angels Camp Police K-9 Kain passes away

   In a press release the Angels Camp Police Department reports that "It is with great sadness that the Angels Camp Police Department shares with the public the passing

Johnny Mathis' home destroyed by fire

   Apparently legendary singer Johnny Mathis arrived home from a concert series last night to find that his home of over 50 year had been destroyed by fire. It may have started as a grass fire in the Hollywood Hills area where he lives.

   It has been reported that the 80 year old singer was able to save some possessions, but no details are available at this time. It is the only home he has ever owned.

Cross Country come to Frogtown

   On November 7, 2015 the annual Cross County meet will be held at Frogtown, per a press release.

   Over 5000 runners are expected to participate in the event.

Colin Kaepernick benched?

   The $100 million plus quarterback the 49ers signed what was it just two years ago, was benched yesterday.

   It will cost the Niner hierarchy if they decide to trade him away, it is certain. What happened to Kap? Or was it the rest of the team?