Monday, March 21, 2016

Car into ditch in Sonora

   March 21, 2016 at 1 PM:  A vehicle has run off Hwy 108 near Stockton Road in Sonora and into a ditch.

   No injuries were indicated. CHP and a tow truck are en route to the scene.

Three vehicle collision in Escalon

   March 21, 2016 at 12:55 PM:  A three vehicle collision has been reported at Hwy 120 and Hazelhurst Road in Escalon.

    Five people have injuries. CHP is at the scene. The roadway is completely blocked, so avoid the area if possible.

Traffic collision on Hwy 49

   UPDATE per CHP: The vehicle was a 2006 Jayco Motorhome and was pulling a Ford Ranger behind.

  Per the CHP report Jerold David Gritz (78) of Sonora

Calaveras County Junior Fairboard 2016

   The Calaveras County Fair has announced their Junior Fairboard members for 2016. The advisor for the group is Taylor Campbell. They are:

   Andrew Alfred, Cassie Ayers, Jordan Campbell, Violeta Contreras, Kaylyn Hedstrom, Alyssa Hobgood, Mykayla Leiser, Ahtziry Macias, Stevee Mozzetti, savannah rose, Alexandra Smith, and Darrius Vaughan.

PIckup hits tree in Mokelumne Hill

   March 21, 2016 at 11:40 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 26 near Ponderosa Drive in Mokelumne Hill where a grey pickup hit a tree.

   No injuries have been indicated. Emergency vehicles are responding to the scene. The vehicle appears to be on fire.

Angels Camp woman arrested in Valley Springs

   On March 19, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Tina Marie Davis (52) of Angels Camp at Hwy 26 and Hwy 12 in Valley Springs.

   Davis was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Possession and Purchase for Sale of a Narcotic Controlled Substance, a felony and for Possession of a Controlled Substance, along with Possession of Unlawful Paraphernalia, both misdemeanors. In addition  to these she allegedly had an outstanding warrant for her arrest.

Angels Camp arrest for Vehicle Theft

   On March 19, 2016 Angels Camp Police arrested Heather Marie Call (36) of Angels Camp at Hwy 4 and Hwy 49.

    Call was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Vehicle Theft and Receiving Stolen Property over $950 in value, both felonies. She was later released on bond.

Cow out in Ione

   March 21, 2016 at 10 AM:  A cow is out on Sutter Ione Road near Paine Road in Ione.

   CHP is en route to the scene. Don't tell the troll, please!

The only defenders of racists are other racists!!--Out from under their rocks!!

   Why Fawn McLaughlin has been so slow to recognize a serious problem of racism in Calaveras County is not totally clear, but Mr. Wooster is NOT alone!

   Let's see now! Who spoke in favor of Mr. Wooster?  Mike Preston;

Goldrush email is down

   March 21, 2016 at 9:45 AM:  For those of you  who have Goldrush or Mother Lode Internet Services, email is down. You can still access the internet, however.

   It has been down for the entire weekend. They say it is a server problem and are working on it. They  don't know how long it will be before they are able to bring it back up.

Collsion in Ione

   March 21, 2016 at 7 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 88 and Buena Vista Avenue in Ione.

   One vehicle is blocking the roadway. An ambulance is responding to the scene. Roads are wet, so drive carefully.