Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Calaveras Planning Commissioner Wooster should resign

   It was even on KCRA 3 news tonight that Calaveras District 4 Planning Commissioner Kelly Wooster is in serious trouble for making racist comments.

   On video is Wooster making the comment comparing alien species in the General Plan to Mexicans.  He should resign. This man is an ATTORNEY!!

   Something more needs to be done about racists in positions of power in Calaveras County. We're sick of them!!

Flood Watch in Calaveras County

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff's Office the National Weather Service has issued a flood watch warning for Calaveras County, effective tonight, March 9, 2016 through Sunday March 12, 2016.

Vehicle vs grocery cart at MarVal

     On March 8, 2016 at around 1:30 PM CHP reports that a 2012 Ford Fusion driven by Erica Hopkins (43) of Valley Springs was in the MarVal parking lot

Herd of Cows on Hwy 12 in Clements

   March 9, 2016 at 3:45 PM:  A herd of cows has been reported on Hwy 12 at Clements Road in Clements.

   CHP is attempting to notify the owners. Be extra cautious if in that area.

Vehicle vandalized in Valley Springs

   A resident who's vehicle had broken down on Hwy 12 near the Zippy Mart in Valley Springs, left it to go get help.

   When she returned the vehicle had been vandalized, windows broken out, etc. A Calaveras Sheriff's deputy took a report.

Suspicious person 'learking' in Murphys

   On March 8, 2016 a suspicious person was reported on Algiers Street in Murphys, per the Calaveras Sheriff's Office 'learking' around around a certain business. We believe they meant 'lurking' around.

   Reportedly a male with a full beard and medium long hair wearing a long coat and carrying an umbrella. No report was taken by the Sheriff.

Illegal shooting in Mountain Ranch

  On March 8, 2016 a resident on Gaston Hill Road in Mountain Ranch reported a shot gun had been fire at least 10 times right behind their property.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report. They were busy arresting the wrong man for stealing wood in Arnold.

Burglary in Arnold

  A burglary was reported on March 8, 2016 by a resident on Longman Lane in Arnold.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report.

Piglet in San Francisco rescued by Friar

   A piglet that was running loose in the San Francisco mission district was caught and taken to an animal shelter.

   Friar Damian is part of the Society of St. Francis, patron saint of animals. Very fitting.

Joan Rivers jewelry, gowns, etc. to be auctioned

   Melissa Rivers, Joan Rivers' daughter has announced that her mothers jewelry, gowns and other items will be auctioned with proceeds benefiting two charities.

   Most of the items will be from her New York penthouse. Christie's is handling the auction.

Candyrock phony Gun Range embarrassment to USFS

   We have been collecting witness comments, neighborhood complaint and have come to the conclusion that the USFS is so embarrassed by what they have encouraged for years now, that they don't know what to do. Will they re-open it in April 2016???

   The old quarry at Candyrock, right next to a subdivision, we've been told, has become a destination for the lazy, the drunk, those too cheap to pay for a real gun range and is in filthy condition, not supervised, a WAR ZONE with restrooms behind trees and in the river,  It is also NOT NRA recognized.

Dead deer on Hwy 26 in Mokelumne HIll

  March 9, 2016 at 9:55 AM:  A dead deer has just been reported on Hwy 26 at Jesus Maria Road in Mokelumne Hill.

   Watch carefully until CHP arrives and can have it removed from the roadway.

Dogs on Camanche Parkway

   March 9, 2016 at 9:45 AM:  Two dogs have been reported running on Camanche Parkway near Curran Road in Ione.

   CHP and Animal Control are en route. Be cautious is in that area.

Volunteer Deputies at Run for Cancer

   Calaveras Volunteer Deputies apparently enjoyed assisting with the Run for Cancer on March 5, 2016.

  More volunteers are needed. Call the Office at 754-6500 to apply.

Friends of alleged Child Predator Josh Duggar

What more can we say???

Arrest by Calaveras deputy Kyle Johnson for cutting trees????

   We heard recently that an Arnold man was arrested by the unpopular deputy Calaveras Sheriff's deputy Kyle Johnson for cutting trees on someone else's land. Johnson simply does

Edson forces through another grant with a Million Dollar match!!

   Not one Supervisor had the guts to stand up to Calaveras Supervisor (BULLY Pastor) Edson when he called a special meeting to apply for a $3 million grant with a $ 1 million match.

   He and he admin backup said they could use staff time as a match.  Does that mean that staff will work on this for free?  I'll be we will pay them out of county general fund monies--our TAXES!!

Traffic collision near Black Oak Casino

   March 9, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Tuolumne Road near Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne.

   A white Nissan and a blue Acura were involved. One is blocking the roadway, but no injuries are indicated.

Overturned car in Plymouth

   March 9, 2016 at 7 AM:  An Amador County Sheriff's deputy came on the scene of an overturned car on Shenandoah Road in Plymouth.

   Emergency vehicles, including an ambulance and CHP are responding.

Massive explosion in Seattle

   At least three buildings were destroyed in a 1 AM explosion in Seattle on March 9, 2016.  This Seattle Fire Department photo shows