Wednesday, June 22, 2016

John Garamendi part of House sit-in on gun laws!

   UPDATE June 23, 2016 at 5:45 AM:  John Garamendi is still in the House and is now speaking. After Ryan turned off the cameras, Democrats set up their own and CSPAN is showing it from FACEBOOK.

SierraSentinel.com recommends: NO on Judge Healy

   It doesn't matter what the issue might be, if you have to be in court and draw Judge Healy, you need to complain.  Demand another judge!

   You have the right to demand another Judge for whatever type of case you have. Healy has too many prejudices, and is biased against anything to do with cannabis; we have seen him sign search warrants against women without even reading them (one case in which the only purpose was to take a woman's underwear home).

UPDATE: Ranch Fire quickly extinguished

   June 22, 2016 at 2:20 PM:  The Ranch Fire on Meacham Ranch Road in Angels Camp was reported at around 11:37 AM.

    By 11:45 AM crews had it contained at 1/4 acre. The cause is still under investigation.

Survey reveals 66 million dead trees in Sierras

      The US Forest Service announced on June 22, 2016 that it has identified 66 million dead trees in the Sierra Nevada region of California.

   The tree death is due to the drought and insects. Now they have to find a way to pay for cutting them down.

Fire in Angels Camp

     UPDATE: The Ranch  Fire is at the end of Meacham Ranch Road off of Hwy 49.

Logging truck loses log, hits car

   June 22, 2016 at 11:35 AM:  A logging truck lost a log and it rolled onto another car on Hwy 120 and Wards Ferry Road in Groveland.

   Terrifying, but no injuries were indicated. The logging company is en route to the scene.

Injured buck in Mokelumne Hill

   June 22, 2016  at 11:30 AM:  An injured buck has been reported on Hwy 26 at Main Street in Mokelumne Hill.

   CHP is en route to the scene. Use extra caution if headed that way.

Fires on American River Parkway

   Trails along the American River are subject to frequent fires, as are most all government created trails along waterways.

  We can expect that in Angels Camp, as the City is forcing a trail on residents of the Angels Creek area that they and their friends want access to. Crime, filth and fires will be the norm!  Such a nice idea, City Council!! 

Baptist Church asked to move

  The property manager of the building where the Baptist Church who praised the killing of the 49 in Orlando has asked the church to vacate the building immediately.

   The owner of the property does not want anyone in their units who advocate hate.

Dog kills duck in Railroad Flat

   On June 21, 2016 a resident on Railroad Flat Road in Railroad Flat reported a trespasser, who let his dog out and the dog killed one of her ducks.

   The male subject then left. No report was taken by the Calaveras Sheriff. The call was dropped apparently.

Burglary in Murphys

   On June 21, 2016 a burglary was reported by a resident on Algiers Street in Murphys.

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took a report.

Neighbor tries to run over cow in Copperopolis

     On June 21, 2016 a resident on Stagecoach Road in Copperopolis reported to the Calaveras Sheriff that a neighbor was trying to run over their cow with a truck because it had gotten into his field.

   The Calaveras Sheriff did not take a report of this incident.

Neighbor vs. neighbor with cane?

   On June 21, 2016 a resident on Beaver Road in Copperopolis reported to the Calaveras Sheriff that her neighbor came over with a cane and hit her and her dogs.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report of the incident.

Two arrested for allegedly Injuring Child

     On June 20, 2016 the Angels Camp Police Department arrested Lacie Anne Francis Barge (41) of Angels Camp at Mark Twain Hospital in San Andreas.

   Barge was booked into the Calaveras County Jail

Dance Moms star to plead guilty

   Abby Lee Miller, the star of the hit TV show Dance Moms is scheduled to appear in Federal Court on Monday.

   It is believed that she will plead guilty to Bankruptcy fraud and to bringing in $10,000 in Australian money into the US without claiming it.

Camanche Fire 100% contained

  June 22, 2016:  We just received notice from CalFire that the Camanche Fire on the Amador County side of Lake Camanche is now 100% contained.

   It burned a total of 210 acres. We don't know the cause of this fire yet.

Marriage Licenses in Calaveras June 1 - 20, 2016

  Between June 1, 2016 and June 20, 2016 the following people applied for marriage licenses.

   Marion McCormick Randall and

Head-on traffic collision in Jenny Lind--FATAL

UPDATE at 9:15 AM:  The roadway is now cleared. Vehicles were towed to evidence garage.