Friday, April 8, 2016

Ash from Butte Fire dumped into creek

   April 8, 2016 at 6:55 PM:  A dump trailer hauling ash from the Butte Fire overturned and spilled the debris into a creek bed at Doster Road and Sade Road in Mountain Ranch.

   They have been waiting for a hazmat clean up crew since a little after 4 PM. Avoid the area if possible.

Paul Ryan issues first campaign ad

    After stating that he is NOT running for President as the 'WHITE KNIGHT' of the Republican Party, today he put out his first campaign ad.

   He does want to be President someday, but insists that 'not this time'. Currently Donald Trump is the "Last Great White Hope" of the party.

Assault reported at Grocery Outlet

   April 8, 2016 at 1 PM:  Emergency personnel are responding to a reported assault at the Grocery Outlet in Sonora.

   Medical aid has been dispatched to the scene. We don't have any other details at this time.

Car vs. Pole and fire in Stockton

   April 8, 2016 at 12:40 PM:  A car reportedly struck and knocked down a power pole at Cherokee Road and Cherryland Ave in Stockton and it started a grass fire.

   Fire and an ambulance responded, but the driver refused assistance. PG&E is en route.

Theft of meat in Jenny Lind

   What kind of scum would steal meat out of a freezer? We could tell you!

    A resident on

Teens and neighbors cause disturbances

   On April 7, 2016 around 2:10 PM the Calaveras Sheriff's Office received a report of a disturbance as trouble between students

Suspicious circumstances in San Andreas

   On April 7, 2016 three calls were received by the Calaveras Sheriff's Office between 4:30 and 5 AM on Gold Strike Road in San Andreas.

   Calls were about barking dogs, an open door, someone on the roof and a vehicle that seemed suspicious. No report was taken by the Sheriff's Office.

DUI Traffic collision in Tuolumne after "Every 15 Minutes"

    According to CHP on April 7, 2016 around 10:25 AM a 17-year-old male (no name provided) of Sonora was driving a 1996 Chevy southbound on MiWuk Street south of Seven Pines Road.

   The driver was unable

Traffic collision in Salida

   April 8, 2016 at 5 AM:  A car reportedly hit the center divide at Hwy 99 and Broadway Kiernan Avenue in Salida.

   CHP had questions when they saw the ignition had damage. The owner told them his son had the car somewhere in Salida. A tow truck is responding to the scene. No injuries were indicated.

Reward for Ahwahnee Hotel sign

   Just days before the famous Yosemite hotel, Ahwahnee, was forced to change its name, the sign disappeared.

    An investigation has failed to turn up who walked off with the iconic sign. A $1000 reward has been offered to the person who returns or gives information leading to the return of the sign.