Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Calaveras Supervisor Wright: Wooster should resign for the good of the County!

  One honorable Calaveras Supervisor spoke up in favor of minorities in Calaveras County, where racism is like an inbred disease exposing all of us to it sickness. He called for Wooster to resign for the good of our County.

   Thank you Supervisor Wright for being the ONE Calaveras Supervisor who is NOT a racist, bigoted and hateful racist. As we all know, if you support a racist, you ARE a racist!!

Tonya Dausend says "Not racism??"--But not most

   The Calaveras Supervisors Board room was full of people who were either for racism or against racism.

Tea Party McClintock helps 'Establishment' Republicans

'Establishment' McClintock
supports Ted Cruz, not
Tea Party favorite Trump!!
   It seems that Congressman Tom McClintock is worried.  Instead of supporting the Tea Party voters' choice, Donald Trump, he is backing Ted Cruz. McClintock is very much 'ESTABLISHMENT'!

   If Trump get in, the 'establishment', the useless elected officials will be thwarted, and possibly thrown out of office. That's all McClintock cares about, staying in his cushy and high paying job!

Semi vs car on Hwy 99

   March 22, 2016 at 2:50 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported involving a semi truck and a Toyota on Hwy 99 at the Hwy 120 connector in Manteca.

    CHP is  en route to the scene. No injuries have been indicated. Be extra careful if headed that way.

Sheriff Volunteers direct traffic at Irish Day

A lot of help was given to direct traffic by Calaveras
Volunteer Deputies at Irish Day in Murphys.

Scandal plagued former mayor dies at 46

   Rob Ford, former Mayor of Toronto, died this morning of a rare abdominal cancer.

   A few days ago, his doctor announced he was resuming treatment for a recurrence. He was exposed and removed from office for allegedly smoking crack, wild drinking parties, homophobic and sexist remarks.

Debris blocking Hwy 4

   March 22, 2016 at 11:10 AM:  A pickup pulling a trailer reportedly hit something and overturned. Debris is scattered all over the roadway at Hwy 4 and Milton Road, below Copperopolis.

   The eastbound lane is blocked. CHP is en route to the scene. Be careful if headed that way. No injuries were indicated in this collision.

Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira: CALL FOR ALL RACIST GUN THUGS??

    What is happening in Calaveras County these days is similar to what is happening all over the US; that being racist is acceptable and should be loudly proclaimed so,

Roberts Family of Louden County, Virginia

The woman sitting is Amelia Weaver Roberts
It was taken just after the Civil War which freed
her from slavery. Her husband is in the photo behind her
and the others in the photo are her children.

Big Rig collision at Hwy 120 and I-5

   UPDATE at 11:25 AM:  CHP just informed us that this is a major injury collision.

Collision in Sutter Creek

   March 22, 2016 at 9:45 AM:  CHP is en route to the scene of a vehicle that left the road and hit a boulder on Ridge Road in Sutter Creek.

   Be cautious in that area. A tow truck and ambulance are also responding.

Those who passed away in Calaveras County March 5 - 17, 2016

   These are those  reported to the county of Calaveras to have passed away between March 5, 2016 and March 17, 2016:

    On March 5, 2016 Michael

Box truck loses brakes on Old Priest Grade

    On March 21, 2016 at around 6:30 AM Allan Friely (27) of Oakland was driving a 2014 International box truck westbound on Old Priest Grade above Jamestown.

   Old Priest Grade has a 7500 pound weight limit

Chains required on Hwy 4

   March 22, 2016 at 5:45 AM:  Caltrans is requiring chains on all vehicles without 4 wheel drive east of Arnold.

   Drive carefully if headed for the mountains this morning.

Terror attack in Brussels

   Just a day or so after the Brussels police arrested the man they believe was behind the terror attack in France, explosions have now rocked their city.

   At least one explosion killed 10 in the subway and possibly 2 explosions have killed 15 at their airport.