Thursday, September 8, 2016

Collision Hwy 4 at Six Mile Road

   September 8, 2016 at 2:30 PM:  A collision is now in the clearing stage at Hwy 4 and Six Mile Road just outside Angels Camp.

   One vehicle was sideways in the roadway. Injuries were minor.

Good time to relax and watch the bears fish....

Brooks Falls, Alaska

Have a good surveillance system???

  In this day and age with all the ALT-RIGHT racists running loose, everyone should update their surveillance system.  Think we're kidding???

    The newer ones come with sound and zoom capabilities.  Have a 'neighbor from hell'?  Even more important. The cops won't help you unless you have video or a witness!!! Get a good camera system and protect yourself and your property from the crazies!!!

Since Donald Trump knows more than the US Generals....Secrets???

   Donald Trump has stated emphatically that he knows more about ISIS than the US Generals do, so it was not surprising to see him red-faced, trying

Arrest at Cal Waste in Arnold

   After the Calaveras Sheriff received a report of a trespasser on September 8, 2016 around 12:12 AM at the CalWaste recycle yard on Dunbar Road in Arnold, deputies responded.

   At approximately 12:40 AM Michael

Major injuries when apple truck loses load

   September 8, 2016 at 10:30 AM:  A big rig loaded with apples apparently had the load shift and then dump on Comstock Road near Duncan Road in Linden.

   One woman was trapped in her vehicle, having trouble breathing, with reportedly major injuries.  The roadway is completely blocked. Avoid the area.

Big rig vs. garbage truck in Pine Grove

   September 8, 2016 at 10:30 AM:  A big rig and a garbage truck have reportedly collided at Climax Road near Hwy 88 in Pine Grove.

   CHP is at the scene. Be cautious if headed in that direction. No injuries have been indicated.

Rollover collision in Jamestown

   UPDATE at 10:50 AM:  Minor injuries were indicated in this collision.

Traffic collision on Hwy 49

   UPDATE at 10:20 AM:  Three vehicles are apparently involved in this collision.

BLM Advisory Council tour of tree mortality, fee increases

  The BLM Advisory Council will meet on September 20-21, 2016 at the Mother Lode Field Office at 5152 Hillsdale Circle in El Dorado Hills.

   From 8 AM to 1 PM on Thursday October 20, 2016 a tour of the tree mortality areas in the Mother Lode will be held with public comment from 2-3PM.

Traffic collision in San Andreas

   September 8, 2016 at 9:55 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Mountain Ranch Road near Pope Street in San Andreas.

   At least two vehicles were involved.  We don't have any other details yet.

Forrest Lucas of Protect the Harvest! Trumps choice??

Lucas doesn't claim to hate all animals!
As long as they are food or trophies, he
loves them!
   Forrest Lucas is a man who made a fortune with oil products. He has now founded and heads an organization called Protect the Harvest,

Traffic collision in Murphys

   September 8, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  A traffic collision was reported on Hwy 4 near Pennsylvania Gulch Road in Murphys.

   There was glass and debris in the roadway, but officers got the vehicles off the highway quickly at that busy time of the morning commute. No injuries were indicated.

What kind of crazy shoots things with a pellet gun?? Adults???

   There are all kinds of crazies in the world, and believe us at the SierraSentinel.com, we see a lot of them.  If you see anyone shooting a pellet gun, or find animals that have been shot with a pellet gun on your property, report them.

    Three adults and a minor were arrested for shooting people repeatedly with pellet guns  in three different locations in Stockton. Psychiatric help is truly needed, we believe, for anyone who is an adult and tries to hurt people or animals with a pellet gun.

Happy Birthday, Mr. President dress

   At John F. Kennedy's birthday bash on May 19, 1962 in Madison Square Garden, Marilyn Monroe sang Happy Birthday to him.

   The dress she wore, which she had to be sewn into, will go to auction soon. The last time it was sold in 1999, the price paid was $1.9 mill.  Monroe died of an overdose three months later and JFK was killed the following year.

Meadowmont water outage again today

   CCWD just notified us that about half of Meadowmont Subdivision customers will be without water most of the day on September 8, 2016.

   This is due to construction of the new pipeline in Arnold.

Manteca woman wins $785,000 in Powerball

California Lottery photo of Denise Harvey
   Denice Harvey checked her scratcher  lottery tickets the other day and was excited when she though she won $785.

   Turned out, it was $785,000 in the Powerball lottery.  She said she couldn't even win a bar of soap at a baby shower.

North Shore Lake Tahoe saved from development

     The US Forest Service has made a deal to buy 120 acres on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe to prevent it from being developed and logged by co-owners SPI and Mountainside Partners. We don't know the total price paid.

Sheriff deputy tells bear cub "Do not knock over that garbage can!"

Placer County Sheriff deputy
told this cub "Don't knock over
that garbage can!"
Lake Tahoe residents are used
to the black bears and most do
not try to harm them. Calaveras
County has a few nut cases who
only like DEAD bears!!

Why did "Spirit of Sacramento" sink???

   Many questions have come up after the mysterious capsizing and sinking of the "Spririt of Sacramento" paddlewheeler last week.

   Now we hear that the boat was just sold in July by the San Mateo Harbor District for $1000.