Monday, January 18, 2016

"Eagles" Glenn Frey dies

   It was announced earlier today that one of the founding members of the "Eagles" has died. "Hotel California" will be played a lot tonight.

   Glenn Frey was 67 and had been suffering from complications of several conditions. Originally from Indiana, he moved to California, where he fell in with Don Henley and the rest is history.

Critics Choice Awards Show weird

   Don't know what else to say about the format, host and content of the Critic's Choice Award Show on A&E last night:

   Weird, weird, weird!!!  Doesn't much matter who won, it was so weird!

Alan H. Corell of Angels Camp

                                Alan H. Corell  July 4, 1936 - January 14, 2016  

   Alan H. Corell passed away January 14, 2016 at his home in Angels Camp surrounded by his family. He was 79.

   A native of Angels Camp,

Traffic collision on Hwy 88

   January 18, 2016 at 10:20 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 88 at Carson Spur on the pass.

   CHP is en route to the scene. It hasn't been indicated if there are any injuries.

Dear Editor: Questions about RCD??

   Dear Editor:  I've been reading here and in other places about Mr. Edson pushing a Resource Conservation District in Calaveras County.

  Over the weekend I saw a man who works for CCWD,

Flying vehicle tire hits house window in Jamestown

   January 18, 2016 at 9:50 AM:  Apparently a tire came off of a car on Main Street near Hwy 108 in Jamestown and flew into a window of a house.

   CHP and other emergency vehicles are en route to the scene. Be careful if headed that way.

NFL Playoffs

   On Sunday January 24, 2016 the Patriots will play the Broncos and then the Cardinals will play the Panthers.

   The winner of each game will play in the Superbowl at Levi Stadium in Santa Clara on Sunday February 7, 2016.

Mudslide in Waterford

   January 18, 2016 at 9:20 AM:  A mudslide has been reported on Hwy 132 and Roberts Ferry Road in Waterford.

   A road crew has been dispatched to clean the roadway. Be cautious until they can complete the work.

Martin Luther KIng, Jr. Day

"I have a dream..."

Parked pickup struck in Long Barn

   January 16, 2016 at 9:15 AM:  A pickup that had been parked sticking out on Hwy 108 at Snowwhite in Long Barn has been struck by another vehicle.

  CHP and a tow truck are now en route to the scene. Use extra caution if in that area.

Car hits stop sign on Hwy 26

   UPDATE:  Traffic is now being directed at this intersection. Watch for officer when in the area.

Car hits stop sign on Hwy 26

   January 18, 2016 at 7:45 AM:  A car has hit a stop sign at Hwy 26 and Jack Tone Road in the Linden area.

   CHP is en route. It isn't yet known if there are injuries. Use extra caution on all roadways this morning.

Hwy 12 flooding in Valley Springs

   UPDATE;  Several locations are now reported flooded. Watch for water in intersections as you go out on the roadways this morning.

Vehicle hits gate in Clements

   January 18, 2016 at 7:30 AM:  A vehicle hit the gate of a winery at Clements and Harney in the Clements area and left the scene.

   CHP is en route to the scene.