Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Three received test answers at CalFire

   Three men have been demoted after receiving correct answers to tests at the CalFire Academy from now convicted murderer Orville Fleming. 

Three vehicle collision at Hwy 99 and Farmington Road

   April 20, 2016 at 5:45 PM:  A three vehicle collision has been reported involving a semi truck at Hwy 99 and Farmington Road in Stockton.

   It isn't known if there are injuries. Use extra caution if in that area.

Collision in Rancho Calaveras

   April 20, 2016 at 5:40 PM:  A red pickup and a black Chrysler have reportedly collided on Hwy 26 and Baldwin Street in Rancho Calaveras.

   No injuries are indicated. It is not currently blocking the roadway.

Car over cliff in Mokelumne HIll

   UPDATE:  One person was apparently arrested for alleged DUI, booked and then released with a citation.

Arrest in Valley Springs

  On April 18, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Jesse Lee Price (31) of Valley Springs at his home on Baldwin Street.

   Price was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Assault with a Firearm on a Person, a felony and for Exhibiting a Firearm, a misdemeanor.

California gets new gun control law bill

   Lawmakers were given a personal presentation and hands on exposure to the automatic weapon used by the killers in San Bernardino yesterday in Sacramento.

   A new bill would ban some of the parts used by these killers to try and prevent more killings in the future. Thank you, lawmakers!

The new $20 gets a woman's face

   It has been decided that Harriet Tubman, an abolitionist who helped rescue and free slaves in the late 1800's, will be the new fact of the $20 bill.

   Andrew Jackson is being removed from the US currency. In 2020, another woman will be put on the $10 bill.

Hwy 4 blocked at Middle River

   April 20, 2016 at 10:30 AM:  A three vehicle traffic collision has Hwy 4 blocked at Middle River in Tracy. Two tow trucks are en route to the scene.

   An ambulance and other emergency personnel are responding to the scene. Avoid the area if possible.

The sign of a doomed economy in Arnold!! BANG!!

   Now that the second bank is leaving the Ebbetts Pass area of Calaveras County, residents need to face the facts!

Missing your black lab?

   April 20, 2016 at 9:55 AM:  A black lab is out running on Hwy 26 at Silver Rapids Road in Rancho Calaveras.

   If your is missing, better go check before something happens to him. Animal control was notified.

Traffic collision in Valley Springs

   April 20, 2016 at 9:45 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 12 and Hwy 26 in Valley Springs.

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

Sad news for the Calaveras KKK Project

Our condolences to all those
Harper may have injured
 during his sick life
      The sad news was distributed today among the membership of the Calaveras KKK Project that one of their heroes had been shot and killed...by his own hand.

"No more cannabis farms! Keep price high!" say growers.

   If you noticed at the last Calaveras Supervisors meeting the CCA (Calaveras Cannabis Alliance) was encouraging, no, promoting the Supervisors to put a ban on all future marijuana farms in the county.

   We found that very

Amador County Supervisors meeting

   The Amador County Board of Supervisors meet on April 26, 2016 at 9 AM.

   The meeting will be held at the Board Chambers on Court Street in Jackson.

Burglary in Burson

   On April 19, 2016 a burglary was reported by a resident on Camanche Parkway South in Burson. 

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took a report.

Traffic collision in Columbia

   April 20, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Big Hill Road and Saw Mill Flat Road in Columbia.

   One person is possibly trapped inside the vehicle. Use extra caution as emergency vehicles arrive at the scene.

'Mrs. Miracle' star Doris Roberts dies

   Although many remember her as the trouble-making mother-in-law on 'Raymond', Doris Roberts also was well known for her movies as 'Mrs. Miracle'.

   Roberts died yesterday at age 90.

Michael Strahan to join 'Good Morning America'

   Kelly Rippa's co-host Michael Strahan is leaving the show 'Live' to join 'Good Morning America' full-time.

  'Live' will begin looking for a new co-host in the fall.

Calaveras Jail escape attempt??

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff's department on April 19, 2016 around 10:30 AM inmate Gray Bond Gracy (28) of Hayward, exited??? his assigned jail cell