Thursday, June 30, 2016

No smoking in Stanislaus National Forest....

   Neither smoking nor campfires are permitted outside designated campground areas of the Stanislaus National Forest, due to fire hazards.

   Anyone caught not following these restrictions can be cited and fined.  Does that mean NO SMOKING at Candyrock Gun Range????

USFS Law Enforcement employee killed by Grizzly

   While riding his mountain bike, Brad Treat, a USFS Law Enforcement employee in Montana, surprised a Grizzly bear on the trail.

   The Grizzly knocked Treat off his bike and killed him. Now law enforcement is trying to find and kill the Grizzly.

Car over bank outside Angels Camp

   June 30, 2016 at 7 PM:  A car left Stallion Way at Gelding Road just outside Angels Camp and went over the embankment.

   Apparently there was some yelling going on after the crash. No injuries were indicated. CHP is en route to the scene.


Calaveras Planning Department receives over 800 registrants

   As of 4 PM on June 30, 2016 the Calaveras Planning Department had received over 800 registrants for cannabis farming in the County.

   According to Peter Maurer, Planning Director, it will take quite some time to review and process all the applications.  Some of them are personal or caregiver growers, but the bulk are commercial growers.


Arnold holds parade Saturday

   Supervisor Oliveira announced that he would be participating in a 4th of July parade in Arnold on Hwy 4 on Saturday morning.

   Caltrans has warnings up that Hwy 4 may be blocked through town from 9 til noon. Will he be PACKING!!! Be cautious, just in case!

NASA: Aritificial light on Earth

   This is a night photo taken by NASA cameras of the earth from outer space, showing the amount of artificial light that glows.


Car struck twice on Hwy 26

   June 30, 2016 at 12:25 PM:  A vehicle on Hwy 26 near Oro Avenue reported that they had been struck twice by another vehicle just this side of Hwy 99 in Stockton.

   CHP is at the scene.  We don't know if there are injuries.

Only two survived the winter...

Sadly, we just learned that only two of these cubbies in Alaska
from last year, survived the winter. Their mother (Brooke) is
back at Katmai with only two cubs. 

Big rig vs car in Turlock

   June 30, 2016 at 10:45 AM:  A big rig and a car collided on Hwy 99 near Linwood Ave. in Turlock and the car has overturned into a salvage yard.

   An ambulance is responding due to major injuries.  Be extra cautious if heading that way.

Dogs left in vehicles reported in Murphys

   Two different reports of Cruelty to Animals were made about dogs being left in cars on Main Street in Murphys on June 29, 2016.

   By the time the deputy arrived, the car could not be located. Do not leave your pets in the car in this heat!!

Burglary in Jenny Lind

   On June 29, 2016 a resident on Shelton Road in Jenny Lind reported a burglary.

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took a report.

Sheep Ranch man arrested

   On June 29, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Christopher John Trotter (44) of Sheep Ranch at his residence on Armstrong Road.

   Trotter was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Possessing Prohibited Ammunition, Evading a Police Officer with disregard for Safety, both felonies and for Obstruction or Resisting Arrest, Driving with a Suspended license for DUI, misdemeanors, plus two infractions for no front plate and no proof of financial responsibility.  Trotter also had outstanding warrants.

Arrest for Forgery in San Andreas

   On June 29, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Tanya Dawn Carrillo (40) of San Andreas on Broadway Street.

   Carrillo was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Forgery and 2nd degree Burglary, both felonies and for Obstruction or resisting Arrest, a misdemeanor.

Racists NEVER admit they are RACISTS!!

Do you know this worthless piece of sh**?
To be a racist is to be a dishonorable, un-American
example of what is called "white trash"!

Deadline to register Cannabis grows 4 PM TODAY

   Don't forget that today, June 30, 2016 is the deadline to register your cannabis farm with the Calaveras County Planning Department.

   If you are not on the list by 4 PM today, you will have to wait until 2018 to start a legal growing operation in Calaveras.

Trailhead Fire UPDATE

   June 30, 2016 at 5:30 AM:  The Trailhead Fire has now grown to over 1000 acres and is 12% contained.

   2600 homes are threatened.  Evacuations are still taking place. No homes have been lost to this point.