Friday, January 15, 2016

DOW down another 400 points

   The stock market took another plunge into the depths of despair today, dumping nearly 400 points in addition to the earlier losses this week.

   January 2016 could set a record for losses in January. The NASDAQ and S & P also had big losses.

"Grizzly Adams" star dies

   Dan Haggerty, who starred in the "Life and Times of Grizzly Adams" in 1977 has died, we just learned.

   He was 74 and had been suffering from spinal cancer.

49ers hire Chip Kelly

   Less than 11 days after firing Jim Tomsula, the Santa Clara 49ers have hired Chip Kelly to a 4 year contract as coach.

   Kelly was fired from the Eagles in December. Looks like Colin Kaepernick may be back in as QB.

Overturned car off Hwy 4 at Big Trees

   UPDATE at 11:05 AM:  One way traffic control is in effect.

Republican Debate another Circus

   As usual the FOX Business Channel (it was hard to find it) tried to run the first 2016 Republican Presidential debate last night. Of course the 'birther' issue came up!

   It turned into a battle between Trump and Cruz, with the little guy Rubio trying to get into the fray, Ben Carson complaining of no time and Bush sliding further into the
abyss of non-candidacy.

Angels Camp City Council meets-Ban Marijuana???

   On Tuesday, January 19, 2016 the Angels Camp City Council will meet at the Angels Firehouse at 6 PM.

    On the agenda is increasing the cost

Red Foxes playing

These two beautiful young red foxes were
photographed this week at the Alaska
Peninsula Wildlife Refuge

Traffic collision in Clements

   January 15, 2016 at 8:20 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Buena Vista Ave. at Hwy 88 in the Clements area.

   No injuries have been indicated, but use caution as emergency vehicles will be in the area.

Injured deer on Obyrnes Ferry Road

   January 15, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  An injured deer has been reported trying to drag itself down Obyrnes Ferry Road at Conner Estates Drive in Copperopolis.

   CHP is en route to the scene. Use extra caution if in that area.

Collision following honking and tailgaiting

   January 15, 2016 at 6:55 AM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 49 near the bridge overpass, following honking and tailgating.

    CHP and other emergency crews are en route to the scene. Drive carefully and watch for vehicles in that area.

Crash on Mountain Ranch Road

   January 15, 2016 at 6:40 AM:  A vehicle crash has been reported on Mountain Ranch Road near Rocky Road in the San Andreas area.

   Emergency personnel is en route to the scene. Use caution if headed that way.