Thursday, December 31, 2015

Traffic crash in Burson

   December 31, 2015 at 2:30 PM:   A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 12 at Burson Road in Burson.

   Two CHP are at the scene and an ambulance is en route.  Be extra careful if headed that way.


Calaveras Supervisors elect new Chair

   On Tuesday January 5, 2016 the Calaveras Supervisors will elect a new Chair of the Board for the coming year. We will be glad to be getting rid of Prayer boy Edsel though.

    Since  Chris Wright is the Vice-Chair currently, he will most likely move into the position of Chair. It isn't clear who might be picked as Vice Chair.

Junior Horse Show at Frogtown

      If you are a young rider who would like to participate in the Junior Horse Show on April 30, 2016, it's time to register.

   If you are

One New Years Resolution!

   Have you made any New Years Resolutions you will most likely break? 

   Save some money this year by getting brave and disconnecting your home landline now that Calaveras has full service even in the mountain areas on our cell phones.

Car slides into bank on Hwy 49

   December 31, 2015 at 8:40 AM:  A white Chevy Tahoe slid on the ice and hit the embankment on Hwy 49 in Carson Hill.

   The vehicle is partially blocking the roadway so if you're headed that way, be extra careful.

Collision on Hwy 4

   December 31, 2015 at 8:35 AM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 4 at Jack Tone Road, below Farmington.

   Be careful if you're in that area while emergency vehicles are clearing the roadway.

Car vs embankment on Mountain Ranch Road

   December 31, 2015 at 8:30 AM:  A car has reportedly hit the embankment on Mountain Ranch Road in San Andreas.

    It isn't yet known if there are injuries. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

Jeb Bush defends radical extremist Christian Terrorists

   When asked by an audience member at one of his rallies yesterday about the radical extremist Christian terrorists in the US, he defended them.

   Bush stated that it's different when an Islamic terrorist kills;

The New Years Ball drop in Times Square

   At midnight tonight on the east coast the New Years ball will drop at midnight in Times Square.

    Did you know that the ball weighs 10,000 pounds?

Box of debris on Stevenot Bridge

   December 31, 2015 at 5:10 AM: A box of debris has been reported on Hwy 49 at the Stevenot Bridge at New Melones.

   Be extra careful if headed for that area until CHP can clear the roadway.

Kenneth Dale Baker of Vallecito

   Kenneth Dale Baker of Vallecito, passed into Glory after a short illness on December 27, 2015.

    Kenny was born in Long Beach on January 10, 1963 to Dwight 'Ed' and Mary Kesterson Baker.

   He graduated from Calaveras High School