Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Collision in Valley Srpings

   February 9, 2016 at 4:10 PM  A collision has been reported at Hwy 12 and Evans Road in Valley Springs.

   Be careful if headed in that direction as it is apparently blocking the roadway.

Car hits guardrail in Burson

   February 9, 2016 at 4 PM:  A car has reportedly hit the guardrail on Hwy 12 at Burson Road in Burson.

   Emergency personnel is en route to the scene. Watch carefully if headed that  way.

Car runs off road in Columbia

   February 16, 2016 at 3:50 PM:  A car has run off the roadway reportedl on Hwy 49 near Springfield Road in Columbia.

   No injuries were indicated, but use caution if headed that way.

Cars stuck together after crash

   February 9, 2016 at 3:45 PM:  Two vehicles were reportedly stuck together after colliding at Hwy 99 and Hwy 12 in the Lodi area.

   CHP is en route. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

"Love of the Forest" concert

On April 2, 2016 the
Love of the Forest
concert--Black Bart Theater
All proceeds go to Butte Fire Recovery

Beggars in Sonora

   February 9, 2016 at 3:30 PM:  At least three persons have been reported begging on Mono Way and Tuolumne Road in Sonora.

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

Calaveras Sheriff's deputies and DA out of control???

    Again today the Calaveras Supervisors will debate the appointment of a temporary Sheriff to replace Gary Kuntz, who died of a sudden heart attack (with all his friends and family surrounding him, per the obituary) nearly 6 months ago.

   In the meantime, while trying to go unnoticed, the deputies are doing

Car fire in Acampo

    February 9, 2016 at 11:45 AM:  A car has been reported on fire in a field near Peltier Road and Bruella Road in Acampo.

   CHP and fire personnel are en route to the site.

Trump gets loudest cheers....

   The night before the New Hampshire primary and Donald Trump was in his finest form!

   In fact, when he referred to Ted Cruz in a crude, less than respectful term, the crowd roared.  I guess that's why they like him.  Trump is expected to win the Republican vote today.

Dog with sweater on Hwy 99

   February 9, 2016 at 11 AM:  A small brown dog has been reported on Hwy 99 near Harney Lane in the Stockton area.

   The dog is wearing a pink sweater. CHP is en route to the scene. Be cautious if headed that way.

Vehicle rollover near Patterson

   February 9, 2016 at 10 AM:  One person was pinned inside a vehicle that rolled over at Shiloh Road and Grayson Road in the Patterson area.

   Emergency crews are on scene to extricate the person inside. An ambulance is en route. Use caution in the area as the roadway is blocked.

Traffic collision in Escalon

   February 9, 2016 at 9:20 AM:  CHP is still at the scene investigating a report of a traffic collision and sign hit at Hwy 120 and Escalon Bellota Road in Escalon.

   No injuries were indicated in this collision.

Calaveras Supervisors still 'Piddling around' about new Sheriff

   The appointment of a new Calaveras County Sheriff is back on the Supervisor agenda for this morning, February 9, 2015.

    As part of the process they are supposed to appoint Sheriffs nearby to interview the candidates (those without a conflict of interest).  We do not see how ANY of them would NOT have a conflict. They either liked Kuntz or did not like Kuntz.