Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Gary Tofanelli would NOT have voted for ASPHALT!!

   During the primary, Gary Tofanelli made it clear and even stated it on film that he would NOT have voted for the asphalt plant, as Edson did!

   It could be the big contrast in the two. People are sick of Tea Party asphalt and racism. Edson voted to keep the racist on the Planning Commission too!

Car through fence outside Clement

   June 14, 2016 at 6 PM:  A vehicle reportedly went through a fence off Hwy 88 near Liberty Road, just outside Clements.

   The vehicle left the scene, but the license plate was left behind.  CHP is now at the scene. They are repairing the fence to keep the cows in.

Big box truck blocking Hwy 120

   June 14, 2016 at 4:15 PM:  A big box truck is reportedly blocking Hwy 120 near Old Priest Grade, not far from the top.

   Apparently citizens are trying to direct traffic around the truck. CHP is en route to the scene.

Kearney and Edson plan more Asphalt plants???

   While suddenly more calm and quiet, hiding their Tea Party racist rants and hatred for regular voters during Board meetings, we hear secretly they have plans.

   Behind the scenes, we are told that Supervisor Oliveira plans to join them in bringing more Asphalt Plants into Calaveras County residential areas; places like Forest Meadows,  Greenhorn Creek and Saddle Creek subdivisions.   Can anything stop

Tougher gun laws in California-Threats? Take away guns!!

  After the deadliest mass shooting in US history, Democratic legislators in California are pressing for tougher gun laws in the state.

   There are about a dozen bills, some calling for gun owners to turn in large capacity magazines, etc. Thank you, California legislators. We also believe that a law should say any coward who threatens our President or any women should never be allowed to own any weapon.

Ione man killed when crashing into tree

   On Tuesday June 13, 2016 Perry Moore of Ione, left Latrobe Road and Scott Road and struck an oak tree.

   The crash killed him instantly. CHP does not suspect alcohol at this time.

Baptist minister says more gays deserve to die??

   Quoting a line in Leviticus, Pastor Jiminez of a Baptist Church in Sacramento, Referring to them as pedophiles, he says God says men who sleep with men should die. In progressive California????

  He went on to preach that the government is trying to take our guns. Although most people send him hate messages now, he says that many agree with him. He says his church leadership supports his views.

David Vassar documentary at Bret Harte Theater

   A Life-Long Intimate Film Journey will be presented by the Calaveras Arts Council with David Vassar, Academy Award nominated filmmaker.

    The film will be shown at the Bret Harte Theater on Friday June 17, 2016 at 7 PM.  For more information call the Calaveras Arts Council office in San Andreas.

Injured fawn on Hwy 4

   June 14, 2016 at 12:30 PM:  An injured fawn was reported on Hwy 4 at Milton Road below Copperopolis.

   Be cautious if headed in that direction. CHP is en route.

Car rolls over in Wilseyville

  UPDATE:  Fortunately, injuries in this rollover were minor.

CCA offers workshop for personal and caregiver cannabis growers

   The Calaveras Cannabis Alliance is planning a workshop just for personal and caregiver cannabis growers in Calaveras County.

  The time and date aren't yet set, so they are asking for RSVPs for those interested. email hello@calaveras.cannabis.com to let them know if you are interested.

Omar Mateens wife may be charged!

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   After interviewing the wife of the Orlando shooter, she could be charged with accessory if she admitted knowing about the plan and tried to talk him out of it.

    It's possible that she even drove him to the club on other occasions to scope it out, according to several reports.

Those who passed away in Calaveras County June 2016

    Per the Calaveras County recorders office, those who passed away the first two weeks of June 2016:

     On June 1, 2016 Loren L. Prout passed away. He was

Patio table stolen in West Point

   On June 13, 2016 a resident on Smitty Lane in West Point reported their patio table and chairs had been stolen.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report.

Marriage Licences in Calaveras County

   Those who applied for marriage licenses in Calaveras County the first two weeks of June 2016 are:

   Rebecca Renee Carlson Patton

More illegal burning in Ebbetts Pass?

   The Stanislaus National Forest used a lot of MAYBE's or COULD be or non-urgent comments regarding many reports of smoke in the Lake Alpine, Tamarack or Spicer Reservoir area of Ebbetts Pass late yesterday.

  Was it another illegal burn pile, possibly a large one?  Was is SPI  burning slash? Is someone being protected or have they been cited?  We will report when we hear. It was apparently put out quickly, but scared many residents.