Sunday, April 10, 2016

Car off Hwy 4 in Angels Camp

   April 10, 2016 at 1 PM:  A silver hatchback has reportedly run off Hwy 4 near Poole Station Road just below Angels Camp.

   CHP is at the scene. No injuries have been indicated. Be extra cautious if in that area.


Cow out in Patterson

   April 10, 2016 at 12:50 PM:  A cow has been reported out on Las Palmas Avenue near Poplar Avenue in Patterson.

   CHP is en route. They believe it lives nearby. Don't let the TROLL know about it, please.

Snow blocking Hwy 88

   April 10, 2016 at 11:50 AM:  Large piles of snow have been reported in the eastbound lanes of Hwy 88 at Carson Spur.

   Be cautious until Caltrans can get there and clear the hazard.

Mud and rocks on Hwy 26

   April 10, 2016 at 11:45 AM:  Mud and rocks have been reported on Hwy 26 and Old Sport Hill Road in Mokelumne Hill.

   Be extra careful in that area. CHP is en route to the scene.


No response from Calaveras Supervisor Kearney

Calaveras Supervisor Kearney 
   UPDATE:  It is so unfortunate that Supervisor Kearney is being recalled by the very neighbors who supported him.

   Kearney didn't tell anyone

Overturned car on Hwy 26

   April 10, 2016 at 10:20 AM:  A car is reportedly overturned on Hwy 26 at Wimer Road in Jenny Lind.

    CHP and Fire are responding to the scene. People are out of the vehicle. It is not blocking the roadway, but be cautious if in the area. No injuries have been indicated.

Car on roof in Stockton

   April 10, 2016 at 10:15 AM:  A car is reportedly on its roof and smoking at I-5 and Fremont Street in Stockton.

   CHP is en route. People were seen climbing out of the vehicle. It isn't known if there are injuries.

Car hits guardrail on Hwy 120

   April 10, 2016 at 9:30 AM:  A car has reportedly crashed into the guardrail on Hwy 120 near Grizzly Road near Moccasin.

     CHP is en route to the scene. No injuries have been indicated, but be cautious if in that area until cleared. 

Chicago and Steve Miller inducted into Hall of Fame

   Both Chicago and Steve Miller, among others, were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this weekend.

   Cheap Trick and Deep Purple were also honored.

Head-on crash on Hwy 12 kills 5

   At around 5:30 PM on April 9, 2016 a Honda carrying 2 women, a teenager and 2 toddlers attempted to pass another car on Hwy 12 near Rio Vista, a dangerous stretch of road.

   The driver was unable to make it around the car in time or get back into her lane and crashed head-on into a Chevy Silverado, killing all of those in the Honda. People in the Chevy suffered minor injuries.

Raindrops keep falling on my...roses!

Roses need water to survive..  and this bush is trying to
hang on to every drop! 

LAFCo meets April 18, 2016

      On Monday, April 18, 2016 at 6 PM Calaveras County Local Area Formation Commission (LAFCo) meets in San Andreas.

      The meeting is held in the Calaveras Supervisors Chambers in the government center.

Sanders won Wyoming caucus, but....

      Even though Sander officially won the caucus in Wyoming yesterday, he made absolutely no gain on Clinton.

   They each received 7 delegates, and he needs big wins to make a dent in her lead.

Car into ravine in Plymouth

   April 10, 2016 at 7 AM:  A car has run off Consumnes Drive and down into a ravine in Plymouth. It is now on its side.

   CHP is en route. No injuries have been indicated, but a tow truck is being dispatched to the scene.

Chains required on Hwy 4

    April 10, 2016 at 5:45 AM:  Caltrans is requiring chains 2 miles west of Bear Valley on Hwy 4 on all vehicles without 4 wheel drive.

Giants vs. Dodgers today

   Today, April 10, 2016 the Dodgers face the Giants in the final game of an exciting series at 1 PM.

   Baumgartner will start for the Giants. The Giants head to Colorado on Monday for a series with the Rockies.