Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Arsonist caught on Hwy 50

   After noticing a man leaving the scene of a small grass fire along Hwy 50 near Hazel Avenue in the Orangevale area on August 16, 2016 a CHP officer watched as the man went down further and set another fire, apparently right in front of him.

   The man was arrested and the fire department was able to bring the fires under control quickly.  How many lunatic arsonists are there on the loose??

From NASA...

The planets do line up...

Clayton Fire in Lake County

   Despite the arrest of an arson suspect in the Clayton Fire in Lake County, the fire continues to devastate the area.

    As of 4 PM on August 17, 2016 the total acres burned is 3900 and 175 homes have been destroyed.  Containment is now 40%.

PG&E donates $ 5000 to Calaveras Foundation

  PG& E has donated $5000 to the Calaveras Community Foundation for its Career and Tech Training Scholarship Fund.

   In the photo are PG&E's David Meier and Thomas Reeves, along with Chyrl Hillis
of CCF.

Bluecut Fire in San Bernardino County

   As of 2 PM on August 17, 2016 the Bluecut Fire reminds us of the Butte Fire, as they are now unable to even give an estimate of how many homes have been lost.

   The cause is still unknown in this devastation, but 30,000 acres are charred, 80,000 people evacuated and is still 0% contained.  34,500 homes are threatened currently.

Hwy 4 closed for wreck

   On August 16, 2016 around 5:20 PM David Carll (43) of Angels Camp was driving a 2013 Ford Escape on Hwy 4 near Stallion Drive at 45 MPH in

Breitbart now running Trump Campaign...

   The head of Breitbart News, the Tea Party's ideologically racist news website where they can say virtually anything at any time, is now in charge of the Trump campaign.

   Paul Manifort has been moved over to allow the Tea Party wackos to power; and to get paid for it.

Fire behind WalMart

   UPDATE at 9:10 AM:  The fire was apparently caused by a construction crew. The fire has been extinguished.

Angels Camp man arrested--alleged rape

   On August 16, 2016 Angels Camp Police arrested Cody Daniel Adams (28) of Angels Camp at the Angels Camp Police Department.

   Adams was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Rape by force or Fear, and Sexual Penetration with Force or Fear, both felonies.  One other charge is still pending.

Vehicle vs. motorcycle on Hwy 99

   August 17, 2016 at 7:55 AM:  A vehicle and motorcycle have reportedly collided on Hwy 99 near the Arch Road exit in Stockton.

  CHP and an ambulance are responding to the scene. Use extra caution if in the area.