Sunday, March 6, 2016

Car into bank in Ebbetts Pass

      March 6, 2016 at 7 PM:  A car reportedly ran off Hwy 4 near Cottage Springs and hit the embankment.

   CHP is en route to the scene. It isn't yet known if there are injuries. Be careful if headed that way.

Word of the Day: GRANTS are TAXES???

   When Supervisor Edson and Admin Moss tell us ON FILM that the Resource Conservation District (RCD) will NOT be using our taxes, but will be applying for GRANTS, they LIE!!

  The word GRANT means that someone or organization gives you money. In the case of any government agency such as this RCD the word GRANT means TAX money. They LIE to us!!


Collision in Turlock

  March 6, 2016 at 3:10 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 165 and Fowler Road in Turlock.

   No injuries were indicated and it is not blocking the roadway.

Person walking in middle of Hwy 49

   UPDATE at 4:15 PM:  This person was reported back in the middle of Hwy 49 near Fricot City Road.  CHP is en route.

Rollover on Hwy 4

   UPDATE at 1 PM:  Fortunately no injuries were indicated in this collision.

It's Official: Peyton Manning retiring

  Choosing to go out a winner, NFL quarterback Peyton Manning has made it known that he is retiring this year

Tree down in Ione

  March 6, 2016 at 11:15 AM:  A tree has been reported down on the roadway at Carbondale and Lambert Road in Ione.

   Amador County roads will be dispatched with chainsaws in order to clear. Be careful if in that area.

Traffic hazard in Mokelumne Hill

   March 6, 2016 at 10:15 AM:  A traffic hazard has been reported on Hwy 26 at Happy Valley Road in the Mokelumne Hill area.

   Details of the hazard are not clear, but Caltrans has been notified. CHP is en route to the scene. Be careful if headed that way.

Traffic collision on Hwy 4

   UPDATE at 10 AM:  Fortunately injuries were minor in this collision.

Nancy Reagan dies

   It was announced this morning that First Lady Nancy Reagan has died at the age of 94.

   She passed away of congestive heart failure and will be buried next to her husband Ronald Reagan.

Congressman McClintock, also one of do-nothing ESTABLISHMENT bosses!!

I'm doing something!
See my cocked hat!
  Unfortunately, Calaveras County has been suffering under the TEA PARTY rule of Congressman McClintock, who has done absolutely nothing to help us.

   He is part of the ESTABLISHMENT bosses, who just sits around and collects our tax money (over $160,000 per year) without helping Calaveras County!

Clinton wins - Sanders wins

   Clinton won Louisiana on March 5, 2016, but Sanders won Kansas and Nebraska.

   Clinton continues to have a much larger number of delegates, however.

Chain control on Hwy 4

   March 6, 2016 at 5 AM:  Chains are required east of Arnold on Hwy 4. Drive carefully.

Pole down in San Andreas

   March 6, 2016 at 5 AM:  A pole is down at Church Hill Road at Poole Station Road in San Andreas.

   PG&E has been notified. Be extra cautious if in that area.

Trump wins - Cruz wins - Rubio??

   UPDATE:  Donald Trump says Cruz won Maine because its so close to Canada!

Flash Flood Warning in Calaveras

  UPDATE March 6, 2016:  This warning has been extended to Sunday morning in Calaveras County Butte Fire area.