Friday, November 20, 2015

Plane landing without landing gear

   UPDATE at 4:30 PM:  The plane has landed safely.

Traffic collision in Valley Springs

   November 20, 2015 at 4:20 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 26 and Paloma Road in Valley Springs.

   CHP is en route to the scene. It isn't known if there are injuries.

Cattle on Dogtown Road

   November 20, 2015 at 4:15 PM:  Cattle have been reported on Dogtown Road in Angels Camp.

   Authorities are attempting to locate the owner. Be extra cautious in the area.


Missing Chickens in San Andreas

   On November 19, 2015 a resident on High Country Road in San Andreas reported some of their chickens are missing.

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took no report on the incident.

Collision on Hwy 49

   November 20, 2015 at 2:30 PM:  A solo vehicle collision has been reported on Hwy 49 in Carson Hill.

   Apparently the vehicle is smoking and the driver is trapped inside.  CHP and an ambulance are en route.

Vehicle hits trees in Waterloo area

   November 20, 2015 at 6:30 AM:  A car left Hwy 88 and hit some trees near Baker Road in the Waterloo area.

   An ambulance and CHP are en route to the scene. Use extra caution if headed that way.

Traffic collision in Modesto

   UPDATE:  One person has been transported to Doctors Medical Center. CHP is now working to reopen the roadway.

Radical Extremist Christian Terrorists in US

   After the terrorist attack in Paris, there has been a lot of talk about blocking any immigrants from the middle east by Republican Presidential candidates, for fear of bringing in radical extremist Muslims. HUH???

   The US already has more than our share of Radical Extremists, and Terrorists. They are Radical Extremist Christian Terrorists, and some live right here in Calaveras County. We've seen their threats!!  These are the ones we should fear!!

Injured deer on Tuolumne Road

   November 20, 2015 at 6 AM:  An injured deer has been reported on Tuolumne Road at Morris Grade in Tuolumne.

   Use extra caution if in that area until CHP can arrive on scene.

Doug Flutie's parents die within an hour of each other

   Former NFL player and star Doug Flutie lost his father to a heart attack yesterday. He hadn't been well for some time.

   Then about an hour later, his mother had a sudden heart attack and passed away. Our condolences go out to the family for the tragic double loss.

Head-on collision in Lockeford area

   UPDATE:  Minor injuries were incurred in this collision.

Carly Simon says Warren Beatty one of her "You're so Vain" guys'

   The popular song "You're so Vain", sung by Carly Simon, became a little more revealing yesterday, When Simon admitted who the song was about.

   In an interview she admitted that the song was at least partially about her relationship with Warren Beatty.  No comment from Beatty yet.

Man on Obyrnes Ferry Road at prison

   At around 3:15 AM on November 20, 2015 a man was reported on Obyrnes Ferry Road in front of the prison, trying to flag down cars.

   CHP was dispatched to the scene, where a green car was apparently parked nearby. It isn't yet known what was going on, but the man was creating a traffic hazard in the middle of the roadway.

Angels Camp Police need your help

   Since the passing of the K-9 Officer Kain recently, the Angels Camp Police Department finds itself in need of a new trained police dog. Each trained dog costs around $10,000.

    If  you can help, please donate to the fund, which is an account at the US Bank in Angels Camp called the "Sierra Foothills/San Joaquin Valley Law Dogs Police K-9" account.