Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Western Meadowlark

Tree down on Hwy 108

   April 12, 2016 at 5:20 PM:  A tree is reportedly down on Hwy 108 in Oakdale.

   Use extra caution in that area until a crew can remove it.

Car upside down in canal

   April 12, 2016 at 5:15 PM:  A car went off Hwy 4 and into the canal upside down at Union Point near Discovery Bay.

   People were trying to get the driver out of the car. A tow truck with 100' of cable was dispatched to the scene.  Two CHP units responded and an ambulance is en route.

Kids putting rocks on Obyrnes Ferry Road

   April 12, 2016 at 4:15 PM:  CHP received complaints of children putting rocks on Obyrnes Ferry Road near the entrance to Poker Flat in Copperopolis.

   Somebody ran the kids off, but the rocks are still a hazard on the roadway. CHP is en route to the area.

Who is the REAL Jim Behm???

  Due to serious problems we have had with a man who was at one time a US Forest Ranger in Calaveras County, we are doing a thorough check on what is wrong with Jim Behm now.

   We feel badly that his personal problems have affected his judgment and that his anger over being denied access to his property through a neighbors land has caused suspicions as to his other behaviors.  Coming soon!  So many questions!

Carjacking in San Andreas

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff's Office on April 11, 2016 around 10 PM a woman reported that a man she had met at the Burger King in Valley Springs asked for a ride to the

Marriage licenses in Calaveras County April 1 through April 6, 2016

   Those who applied for marriage licenses in Calaveras County the first week of April 2016 are:

   Randall Seth Thomas

Baby giraffe born at Sacramento Zoo

Masai, a 165 lb newborn male giraffe,
is washed by his mother at the
Sacramento Zoo on Sunday, April 10, 2016

Those who passed in Calaveras County March 24 through April 5, 2016

   In Calaveras County the following people passed away the first week from March 24 through April 5, 2016:

   Michael D. Talley passed

School bus and car collide in Modesto

   UPDATE:  Three vehicles were involved in this collision. Multiple tow trucks are responding.

Colorado voter burns Republican registration

   A man in Colorado became famous when he put himself on youtube yesterday burning his Republican voter registration form.

   He was angry because even though Donald Trump clearly won the popular vote, the state convention voted to give all their delegates to Cruz. He had voted for Trump, and says he will NEVER again vote Republican.

To: SierraSentinel.com: Horny Honkers deserve win

   I debated with myself whether or not to write this down, but feel I have to. I know you won't put my name.

   Last night my husband and I followed

Colliion in Salida

   April 12, 2016 at 8:15 AM: A red Chevy and a gray Toyota pickup have reportedly collided on Beckwith Road in Salida.

   Two CHP are onscene. An ambulance and tow truck are responding. Use extra caution if headed that way.

Ione school bus in collision

   April 12, 2016 at 8:10 AM:  An Ione school bus filled with students has reportedly collided with a car near Ione Elementary School.

   CHP is at the scene. No injuries have been indicated.

Police make arrest at Starbucks

Evidence photo of Millie
 taken by Rick Bates of
Rohnert Park Police
   In Rohnert Park Officer Rick Bates of the Police Department arrested Millie for trespassing and chewing

Calaveras Supervisors make deal/ stop marijuana grows at around 200!

    UPDATE:  Oooops!  No Deal!

   April 12, 2016:  It has been estimated that around 200 marijuana farmers

Car into ditch on Main Street in Sutter Creek

   UPDATE:  Police now say that this was not a collision, that the woman just went onto a rough road and got stuck.

Cow on Hwy 49

   April 12, 2016 at 7 AM:  A cow has been reported out on Hwy 49 near the Calaveras County Airport.

   CHP is trying to locate the owner, possible a Ponte cousin. Be extra careful if headed that way. And please don't tell the TROLL!!

"The Boss" takes top box office

   Melissa McCarthy as "The Boss" took in $23.5 million over the weekend to nab top box office.

   If you like her in "The Heat" with Sandra Bullock, you'll enjoy this one.

Trump: Party primary system "corrupt"

Don't whine! We, the
Party establishment
know what's best for you!
   Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump is not popular with the political party leaders because he criticizes the system, calling it "dirty and corrupt" in the way they choose a candidate in the primaries.  Kasich called the system "bizarre"!

    This morning on CNN they brought in a party insider who basically backed up Trumps claim of it being "rigged and fixed". This man said delegates can even be swayed or bought with rides in fancy jets, dinners, etc., in spite of who gets the popular vote.