Friday, February 19, 2016

Car runs off roadway in Plymouth

   February 19, 2016 at 1:25 PM:  A car reportedly has run off Latrobe Road near Lorentz Road in the Plymouth area.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries.  CHP is at the scene. The car is down the side off the roadway.

Right Wing Church threatens Angels Camp City Council???

   We have been told that a fundamentalist right wing extremist church has riled up its members to threaten the Angels Camp City Council members about marijuana.

   Apparently after their Council meeting where they agreed to accept the same regulations for marijuana as the County, those church members threatened to campaign and vote against them at their next election if they allow pot.  Now they are terrified and may not even allow a dispensary!!

South Carolinians don't mind negative politics

   When one resident and voter  in South Carolina was asked by a reporter if it upsets them at so much negative and insulting politics, the response was very telling.

   He said "We're the state that started NASCAR and we don't go to the races to watch the race; we want to see the crashes!"

Author Harper Lee dies

   Harper Lee, who wrote "To Kill a Mockingbird", which was made into an academy away winning movie about racism in the depression era south, has died.  She was 89.

   "To Kill a Mockingbird" also won a Pulitzer Prize.  Lee had not been in the public eye much for many years, but released another book she had written earlier, "To Set a Watchman".

Help Stomp out the Calaveras KKK Project!!

   If you hear anyone speaking about, planning, or in any way supporting what we've heard is the new Calaveras KKK Project, STOMP on it!! Notify us with names and we'll publicize them.

   Calaveras County has enough problems with three ignorant Supervisors; ASS-PHALT Kearney, GUN-THUG Oliveira and FREAKY Pastor Edson. We don't need something even worse!!

Calaveras Arts Council dinner

   The Calaveras County Arts Council is holding their annual 'Friends of the Arts' dinner, which will be held on March 8, 2016.

   The location this year is the Murphys Hotel. It starts at 6 PM and is $18 per person. Seating will be limited. Call 754-1774 for reservation.

Man camping in Mokelumne Hill

   On February 18, 2016 a man was reported camping on Lafayette Street in Mokelumne Hill.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report of the incident.

Burglary at San Andreas business

   On February 18, 2016 a burglary was reported at a business on W. St. Charles Street in San Andreas.

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took a report. We don't have any other details.

CCWD Changes DATE: Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) Finance meeting

  CCWD moves meeting with NO notice!!  A little after 3 PM on February 18, 2016 we received an email from CCWD that they have moved the meeting date to February 23, 2016.   HUH????