Monday, January 11, 2016

Burglary in West Point

   A burglary was reported to the Calaveras Sheriff by a resident on Stanley Road in West Point.

    The house was broken into. A deputy took a report of the incident.

Big white dog on Hwy 99

    January 11, 2016 at 3:15 PM:  A big white fluffy dog has been reported on Hwy 99 at the Hwy 26 exit in Stockton.

    CHP and animal control are en route to the scene. Be careful if headed that way.

Traffic collision in Sonora

   January 11, 2016 at 1:30 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Mono Way and Tuolumne Road in Sonora.

  Be careful in that area.

Murphys Sanitary District meets

   On Thursday January 14, 2016 at 10 AM the Murphys Sanitary District board of directors will meet at their new office on Ernest Street at Hwy 4 in Murphys.

   On the agenda is election of officers for 2016, among other routine matters. The public is welcome to attend.


Rock slide on Hwy 49

   January 11, 2016 at 11 AM:  A rock slide has been reported at Parrotts Ferry Road and Hwy 49 in the Columbia area.

   Use extra caution until a crew can remove it from the roadway.

Robert Ruggeri

   On January 6, 2016 Robert Ruggeri passed away in Calaveras County. He was 67 years old.

Traffic collision in Columbia

   January 11, 2016 at 10 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 49 and Rawhide in the Columbia area.

   The vehicle has a blown out tire and is now stuck in the mud. It isn't yet known if there are injuries. A tow truck has been dispatched to the scene.

Alyssa Mercedes Abel of Valley Springs

     Born in Jackson on May 16, 1991, the world became a brighter place when Alyssa Mercedes Abel was born.

    Alyssa was placed in the arms of the angels and taken from this world on January 6, 2016 at the tender age of 24.

Calaveras Sheriff arrests Campo Seco woman: alleges attempted murder

   On January 10, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Deana Kay Brown (58) of Campo Seco at her residence on Campo Seco Road.

    Brown was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Attempted Murder and Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse, both Felonies.

Frances Ann Duguay of San Andreas

    Frances Ann Hunt (Zwinge) was born to Eldon Alson and Marguerite May Hunt on October 12, 1936 in Chico.

    Frances didn't like her birth given name and preferred to be called Ann. She moved to San Andreas

Car upside down in ditch off Hwy 99

   January 11, 2016 at 8:05 AM:  A car has overturned and is now upside down in the ditch off Hwy 99 at Morada Lane in Stockton.

   Other vehicles have apparently stopped to assist, so be extra careful if headed that way.

David Bowie dies

   Singer David Bowie has died at his home in New York of cancer at the age of 69.

Vehicle rollover near Camanche Reservoir

   January 11, 2016 at 4 AM:  A vehicle was reported to CHP as being on its roof after rolling over on Hwy 12 near McIntire Road not far from Camanche Reservoir.

   An ambulance and CHP were dispatched to the scene, along with a tow truck. Use extra caution if in the area.

Yosemite in Winter!! Wow!