Monday, October 17, 2016

"A Walk in the Park" with David Vassar at Bear Valley

   Bear Valley Resort is holding a special VIP presentation of David Vassar's "A Walk in the Park" on Friday, November 25, 2016.

   Tickets are limited to 150 and are $40 each, which includes a $75 season ski lift ticket at Bear Valley Ski Resort. Call 728-8476 for tickets or information.

Calaveras Supervisors hold Special Meeting October 18, 2016

   Tomorrow, October 18, 2016 at 9 AM the Calaveras Supervisors have called a Special Meeting regarding the 8800 dead trees from the Butte Fire.

   First they will proclaim Supervisor

Anti Measure D signs were not ok'd by owner

   According to the Angels Camp Police, the signs advertising against Measure D did not have permission from the property owner to be placed where they were. It appeared that in retaliation,

Hello Chickie!

Momma hen and chicks in Copper.
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Are you telling me that the man who sniffed....

   At the White House Press briefing this morning, the Press Secretary Josh Earnest laughed and said "Are you telling me that the candidate who "sniffed" (or snorted) his way through the first two accusing the other one of taking drugs?"

    Couldn't have said or asked it better myself.  Everyone knows who the snorter is!!

Truck hits embankment on Hwy 26

   October 17, 2016 at 11:20 AM:  A pickup truck with a camper reportedly hit the embankment on Hwy 26 in Mokelumne Hill.

   No injuries were indicated. Be cautious in that area until cleared.

Traffic collision in Glencoe

   UPDATE at 11:20 AM:  No injuries were indicated in this collision and the roadway is now clear.

Poll Results District 5 in Calaveras County

  We conducted two polls in District 5. One was for whether to recall Kearney and the other for who they would vote for to replace Kearney.  Both were unofficial and

Poll Results: District 1 in Calaveras County

   Our unofficial and unscientific poll results, taken by phone in District 1 are:

    Gary Tofanelli       59%

    Cliff Edson            39%

    Undecided                2%

    The vote mainly seemed to be divided between residents of Valley Springs, who were mostly for Tofanelli and residents of San Andreas, most of whom were for Edson.   Thank you for participating and don't forget to vote!!

Three vehicle collision in Plymouth

   October 17, 2016 at 9:55 AM:  A three vehicle collision has been reported on Hwy 16 at Latrobe Road in Plymouth.

   CHP is at the scene. A tow truck or ambulance is not necessary, per CHP.

Two ballot cards for November 8, 2016 election

   Rebecca Turner of the Calaveras County Elections Office is reminding everyone that they will receive two ballot cards for the November 8, 2016 election.
   Be sure to fill out both before mailing or dropping off your envelope.

Elsie Teale of Murphys

       Elsie Teale of Murphys went to be with the Lord on Tuesday October 4, 2016 at her residence in Murphys.

   She is survived and loved by her husband

Traffic control in Copperopolis

   October 17, 2016 at 9:10 AM:  CHP is providing traffic control as a tow truck is recovering a vehicle on Copper Cove Drive at Cheyenne Road in Copperopolis.

   The car went over the side. Be cautious if in that area.

Those who passed in Calaveras County

     Those who have passed away in Calaveras County from September 30, 2016 through October 9, 2016 are:

   On September 30, 2016 Haydee A.

Collision in Volcano

   October 17, 2016 at 8:55 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 88 at Fiddletown Silver Lake Road in Volcano.

   CHP is en route to the scene. A tow truck has been dispatched. No injuries have been indicated. Be careful if headed that way.

Certificates of Marriage in Calaveras County

   From August 27,  2016 through October 8, 2016 marriage certificates were issued to:

     Robert Lewis Dearrillaga and Marissa Lynne

Rocks on Hwy 26

   October 17, 2016 at 8 AM:  Rocks have been reported on Hwy 26 near Escalon Bellota Road in Linden.

   Be extra cautious if in that area until it can be cleared.

Cows on roadway in Farmington

   October 17, 2016 at 7:05 AM:  Cows have been reported on Sonora Road near Milton Road in Farmington.

   Be extra careful if headed that way.

Overturned vehicle on Parrots Ferry Road

   October 17, 2016 at 7:05 AM:  A vehicle has reportedly overturned on Parrots Ferry Road near Natural Bridges in Vallecito.

   Two CHP are at the scene. No injuries have been indicated. It is blocking the roadway, so be extra cautious if in that area.

Car down embankment in Copperopolis

   October 17, 2016 at 7 AM:  A car has left Hwy 4 near Shirley Avenue in Copperopolis and gone down the embankment.

    CHP is en route to the scene. It isn't yet known if there are injuries.