Monday, March 7, 2016

Job and Career Resource Fair

Several companies will be there looking
for workers, so go prepared!

Mother dog and two pups in Oakdale

   March 7, 2016 at 3 PM:  A black mother dog and two puppies appear to have been abandoned out in the cold and rain on Oakdale Waterford Road and Rice Road in Oakdale.

   Animal control has been notified. CHP is en route. Be careful if in the area.

Collision in Sonora

   March 7, 2016 at 2:55 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Cabezut Road and High Meadow Drive in Sonora.

     Two CHP are en route. It isn't known if there are injuries.

Hit and run in San Andreas

   March 7, 2016 at 2:20 PM:  A hit and run traffic collision has been reported at Main Street and Court Street in San Andreas.

   CHP is at the scene where a big rig took off a bumper of a car and took out a stop sign while trying to back up.  There is a witness at the scene. No injuries were indicated.

Mountain Ranch Road closed at Michel

   March 7, 2016 at 12:55 PM:  Calaveras Sheriff advisory:  Mountain Ranch Road is now closed from Lower to Upper Michel Road.

   No truck traffic is now allowed on Mountain Ranch Road. Other vehicles will be detoured to Michel.  Avoid the area if possible.

   Calaveras County Public Works is replacing a cross culvert that failed during the flooding event.



Traffic collision in Jamestown

    March 7, 2016 at 11:15 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Jamestown Road and Hwy 108 in Jamestown.

   CHP is en route to the scene. Use extra caution if headed that way. One vehicle has gone over the embankment.

Karl Karlsen back in Calaveras County Jail

Karl Karlsen
   In 1991 Christina Karlsen died in a New Year's Day fire after being trapped in a small bathroom.

   Karl Holger Karlsen, who had saved his two

Sonora Woman arrested for vehicle theft

  On March 6, 2016 Angels Camp Police arrested Priscilla Ann Heeter (27) of Sonora on Copello Drive in Angels Camp.

   Heeter was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Vehicle Theft, Grand Theft greater than $950, Conspiracy to Commit a Crime, Receiving Stolen Property over $950 and Vandalism, all felonies.

New cameras that notify you

  People have asked us for advice and you may have seen some of the newer style surveillance cameras advertised; the ones that let you see even if you aren't home.

   They may be okay for watching the front door, but if you have a problem with a dog

West Point Woman arrested

   On March 4, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Jenelle Ann Cordero at her residence on Pine Cone Lane in West Point.

    Cordero was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Assault with a Deadly Weapon/Not a Firearm, a felony.

Large pine tree down in Sutter Creek

   March 7, 2016 at 8:20 AM:  A large pine tree has been reported down on Sutter Creek Volcano Road, blocking the roadway.

   Amador County Roads will be dispatched to remove the tree. Be cautious if in that area.

Fatal car crash in Salida

CHP photo. Identities have
not yet been released.
  UPDATE at 9:20 AM: Per CHP two men were killed and another injured in this crash. The car flipped

Mud, dirt, rocks on Hwy 12

  March 7, 2016 at 7:55 AM: Mud, dirt and rocks have washed onto Hwy 12 between Toyon and Central Hill Road, outside San Andreas.

   Caltrans has a lot of messes to clean up, so be careful until they get a chance to reach that one.

Chain controls at Forest Meadows

   March 7, 2016 at 7:50 AM:  Chains are now required at Forest Meadows on Hwy 4.

   The snow could go as low as Murphys according to the Weather Service.

Traffic hazards

   March 7, 2016: Old Sacramento Road in Plymouth has been reported as flooding this morning.

   A tree is down

Collision in Columbia

   March 7, 2016 at 6:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Parrotts Ferry Road near the Columbia Airport.

   No injuries have been indicated. Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Subaru vs tree in Arnold

   March 7, 2016 at 6 AM:  A Subaru has reportedly left Valley View Drive and hit a tree near Pine Lake Drive in Arnold.

  No injuries were indicated, but be cautious if in that area.

Traffic collision in Rancho Calaveras

   March 7, 2016 at 4:50 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Baldwin Street and Pardini Place in Rancho Calaveras.

    Drive extra carefully this morning. CHP is en route to the scene. It isn't known if there were injuries.

Chain control in Arnold

     March 7, 2016 at 4:45 AM: Caltrans has chain control up in Arnold on Hwy 4 this morning.

    Don't try to drive to the mountains without chains or 4 wheel drive. Roads will be slippery.

Mudslide in West Point

   March 6, 2016 at 4:35 AM:  A mud and rock slide has been reported at Hwy 26 and Woodhouse Mine Road in West Point.

   Be careful this morning. Caltrans has been notified and will arrive as soon as possible.

Democrats debate in Michigan

   Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders debated in Flint, Michigan March 6, 2016, with Sanders continuing his main attack about Wall Street.

   It is unlikely to have hurt Clinton, but Sanders did bring laughs when he said his administration would add millions to mental health. and that if you watched the last Republican debate you know why.