Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Marriage licenses in Calaveras in February 2016

  The following marriage licenses have been recently issued in Calaveras County:

     Blaire Diane Pierce and Harris

Black pickup crashes in ditch in Linden

   March 1, 2016 at 12 Noon:  A black pickup is reportedly in a ditch off Copperopolis Road and Jack Tone Road in Linden.

   CHP indicates a witness said the truck was all over the road prior to the crash. It is possible the driver had been drinking. An ambulance was called for minor injuries.

Cement truck overturned in Ione

    UPDATE at 11:55 AM:  The roadway is now clear.

   UPDATE at 10 AM:  CHP and a big rig tow

Neighborhood Watch by "Neighbors from HELL?" # 18

    You may have noticed the ad on TV the other day for forming "neighborhood watch" groups, which work well in many areas. But not here!

   In Calaveras County people are less than reluctant to be involved due to their neighbors being "Neighbors from HELL!" who are alcoholics, PTSD mental cases the Sheriff allows to carry a gun and dirty cops.

Burglary in Mountain Ranch

   On February 29, 2016 a resident on Michel Road in Mountain Ranch reported that they had been burglarized with items taken from the home.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report.

San Andreas man arrested in Ripon

   On February 29, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Wayne Eric Townsend (65) of San Andreas in Ripon.

   Townsend was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged felony Revocation of Command Supervision and for Vandalism under $400, a misdemeanor.

It's Super Tuesday for 11 states

   Today 11 states, including Texas, hold their Presidential primary elections for 2016.

   Will Trump and Clinton come out as probable nominees for November when the votes are counted tonight?