Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Motorcycle crash on Hwy 120

    February 16, 2016 at 12 Noon:  A motorcycle has reportedly crashed on Hwy 120 at 26 Mile Road in Oakdale.

   Emergency vehicles, including an ambulance are en route to the scene.

Vehicle rollover in Columbia

   February 16, 2016 at 9:45 AM:  A vehicle has reportedly rolled over at Big Hill Road and Old Ranch Road in Columbia.

    CHP is at the scene. At tow truck has been dispatched.

Multiple vehicle collision on Hwy 4

   February 16, 2016 at 9 AM:  Two semi trucks and other vehicles have been reported involved in a collision at Hwy 4 and Hwy 99 in Stockton.

   Apparently a car tried to merge between two semis. No injuries have been indicated. CHP is en route to the scene. One lane is blocked, so be cautious if headed that way.

Resource Conservation District--RCD equals more TAXES!!

Those who passed in Calaveras County Jan 30 through Feb 12, 2016

   Several deaths were recorded in Calaveras County between February 1 and February 12, 2016. They are:

   Douglas D. Hackney passed away on

Traffic collision in Sonora

   February 16, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  A red Ford and a white Chevy have reportedly collided at Mono Way and Hess Avenue in Sonora.

   CHP and an ambulance are en route. Use extra caution if in the area.

Trump up to 36% in South Carolina poll

   After bringing out the big (uh, well at least a foot shorter) guns of his brother George Bush yesterday, now Donald Trump is up in the polls of South Carolina again.

   South Carolinians may be smarter

Car hits pole in Patterson

   February 16, 2016 at 5:35 AM:  A white Honda has reportedly hit a pole at Bartch Ave and Ward Avenue in Patterson.

   CHP and an ambulance are en route to the scene.

Caltrans working on Hwy 26 again this week

   Again this week, beginning today February 16, 2016 Caltrans will be working on Hwy 26 outside of Mokelumne Hill.

   Delays and one-way traffic should be expected.

Calaveras Junior Fairboard accepting applications

   The Calaveras County Fair is accepting applications for those who would like to serve on the Junior Fairboard for 2016.

   Applications are available to junior and senior high school students and can be picked up at both Calaveras and Bret Harte High School offices. The deadline is March 1, 2016.


Taylor Swift: Album of the Year at Grammy's

   Marred by sound problems during what was supposed to be a superb performance by Adele, the Grammy's was otherwise fairly predictable.

   Taylor Swift won Album of the Year at the awards ceremony last night.