Thursday, March 3, 2016

Republican Leader Reince Priebus laughs it off??

    Despite Mitt Romney's poorly timed and badly handled attempt to hurt Donald Trump with his supporters, Trump seems to have

Car vs bicycle in Manteca

   March 3, 2016 at 12:50 PM:  A car has collided with a bicyclist at Airport Way and Ripon Road in Manteca.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. Be extra cautious in that area.

Thank you Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira

   The Sierra Sentinel always tries to give credit where credit is due, even to Supervisors who are not exactly up to the challenge of an elective office.

   In fact, we have often referred

Traffic collision in Jamestown

   March 3, 2016 at 10:30 AM:  Two CHP are at the scene of a traffic collision at Hwy 108 and Jamestown Road in Jamestown.

  Two tow trucks are responding to the scene. No injuries have been indicated. Be careful if headed that way.

Letter to the Editor: Republicans and 2016

   Dear Sierra Sentinel:
   Hope you will accept a letter about the 2016 election regarding Republicans.  None of what is going on should be considered unexpected by the

Race Debate on CNN

  If you happened to be watching the Super Tuesday results on CNN you saw an unusually heated debate between Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord and commentator Van Jones. Van Jones handled himself extremely well, and it was an excellent debate.

   It was cut off by Anderson Cooper when it became loud. It seems that this may be a preview of what is to come in this 2016 Presidential election. You can see it by going to cnn/race debate.

Rear-ender collision in San Andreas

   According to CHP one car who stopped for children in a crosswalk on Hwy 49 at California Street in San Andreas around 12:30 PM March 2, 2016 was rear-ended by another vehicle.

   One passenger of the car struck had minor injuries. Drugs and or alcohol were not a factor in the collision per CHP.

Last living Munchkin from Wizard of Oz

   Jerry Maren, who was one of the Lollipop kids in the Wizard of Oz is the last living Munchkin from the movie. He is 94.

Calaveras Supervisors Special Meeting March 4, 2016

   The Calaveras Board of Supervisors, led by (Freaky Clear-Cutting Bully) Edson is holding a special meeting on March 4, 2016 at 9 AM.

   It is to approved applying for grants with matches of up to $1,000,000. They say they can match in County labor instead of cash.

El Dorado County schools fires principal

    Just last fall the El Dorado County Superintendent of Schools in Placerville was arrested allegedly for DUI and was ultimately forced to resign from his position.

   Now the El Dorado High School District principal of Gold Oak High School has been fired. His attorney is apparently filing a lawsuit for damages of allegedly false sexual accusations by a staff member.

Animalscapes Exhibit at Black Oak Casino

Fawns in the Rose Garden by
Ruth Morrow of Arnold
One of the many pieces of art
from the Animalscapes exhibit
at Black Oak Casino

Traffic collision in Escalon

  March 2, 2016 at 8 AM:  A car has run off Lone Tree Road and Henry Road in Escalon.

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