Thursday, July 14, 2016

Terrorist attack in France

 It has been reported that  76 have died and dozens more injured after a large truck plowed through a large crowd in Nice, France.

   President Obama has already spoken, declaring it yet another terrorist attack, as the truck intentionally kept driving through the large crowd.

Vehicle hits tree in Jamestown

  July 14, 2016 at 4:15 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Campo Seco Road and Campbell Flat Road in the Jamestown area.

   One vehicle ran off the roadway, hitting a fence and a tree.  An ambulance is en route to the scene.

KIds jumping off bridge at Camanche

  CHP has been informed that some kids are jumping off the bridge at Buena Vista Road and Camanche Parkway South, on the Amador side of Camanche Reservoir.

   Use extra caution as CHP arrives to handle the situation.

Trump picks VP

  It was just announced that Donald Trump has chosen Governor Mike Pence as his VP running mate for the Presidential election of 2016.

   This was expected to be announced tomorrow but we assume Trump couldn't wait or felt someone would let it out of the bag early if he didn't tell the press.

OPED: Can the US transcend White Supremacy??

   by Robert Jensen  (Are we too intellectually lazy and morally weak?)

   Facing what seems like an endless stream of news about racialized conflicts and violence, many people call for us to get beyond

Sean Hannity sends personal Jet for Gingrich

  Last night we heard that Sean Hannity of FOX is so worried that his boy Newt Gingrich won't be picked as Trumps VP that he used his personal jet.

   He sent the jet to pick up Gingrich and fly him to Indiana for a 2 hour meeting with Trump after Trump had breakfast with Mike Pence at the Governor's mansion. Friday Trump will announce the winner.

Marriage Licenses in Calaveras July 2016

   Those who applied for marriage licenses in July 2016 are:

   Cheryl Lynne Griffin

Ryan: " I'll sell my soul.....

...and vote for a racist,
just to keep any Democrat from getting elected?"
So much for the Republican Party being the
people of high moral character!!

Those who passed in Calaveras June 26 - July 9, 2016

    Those who passed away in Calaveras County between June 26 and July 9, 2016 are the following:

   On July 2, 2016 Tim A Buscher

San Francisco's famous Victorians at night


Pacheco Fire now 75% contained

   As of July 14, 2016 at 8:15 AM we understand that CalFire has the Pacheco Fire near Rancho Calaveras 75% contained.

   No more acreage has been burned. The total stands at 341.

Stalled U-Haul truck in Sutter Creek

   July 14, 2016 at 8:30 AM:  A stalled U-Haul truck is blocking Ridge Road at Ridge View Road in Sutter Creek.

   Be cautious if in that area until it can be moved.

Burglaries and thefts in Calaveras County July 13, 2016

   On July 13, 2016 the following burglaries and thefts were reported in Calaveras County:

   A theft was reported on Mittelman Court in

Injury to a Spouse arrest in Railroad Flat

   On July 13, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Gregory Scott Mayhall (63) of Railroad Flat at his residence on Railroad Flat Road.

   Mayhall was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse, a felony.

Mountain Ranch man arrested in San Andreas

   On July 13, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Dudley Steven Spies (59) of Mountain Ranch on Murray Creek Road in San Andreas.

   Spies was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Threatening a Crime with Intent to Terrorize, a felony and for Exhibiting a Deadly Weapon not a Firearm, DUI Alcohol or Drugs, Vandalism under $400 and DUI Alcohol .08%, all misdemeanors.

Overturned car in Sonora

   July 14, 2016 at 7:30 AM:  An overturned car has been reported on Greeley Hill Road in Sonora.

   Minor injuries resulted from this collision. A tow truck is en route to the scene.