Friday, November 4, 2016

Hepatitis A contamination in Amador County

  In a press release the Amador County Environmental Health and Public Health Departments announced they are conducting a joint investigation in response to a voluntary recall of frozen Egyptian strawberries due to the possiblility of hepatitis A virus contamination.

   These strawberries were not distributed or sold in grocery stores. They were under brands Sysco, CH Belt/World's Finest and James Farms.  They were, however, distributed to schools in the area and have now been recalled. No cases of Hepatitis have been diagnosed.

Attempted murder alleged in Mountain Ranch

   According to a Calaveras Sheriff's Officer press release on November 4, 2016 at approximately 8:35 AM they responded to the 18000 block of Jesus Maria Road in Mountain Ranch for a report of a shooting.

Megyn Kelly now leaving FOX??

   In surprising news today, we learned that Megyn Kelly, FOX News anchor, has now alleged sexual harassment from boss Roger Ailes.

   Will she be the next to leave the network as a result. Ailes and Gretchen Carlsen, along with Greta VanSusteren, are already gone.

Car broken down on Paloma Road

   November 4, 2016 at 2:20 PM:  A car is reportedly broken down and blocking Paloma Road in Campo Seco.

   Be extra careful if headed in that direction until CHP can clear the roadway.

Car runs off Hwy 108 in Sonora

   November 4, 2016 at 2:15 PM:  A car has reportedly run off Hwy 108 near Mono Way in Sonora. Juveniles are apparently getting out of the vehicle.

   No injuries are indicated, but be careful if in that area.

Traffic collision in Oakdale

   November 4, 2016 at 2 PM:  An ambulance is en route to the scene of a reported collision on Hwy 108 at Richardson Road in Oakdale.

   Two vehicles were involved. Be extra cautious if you must head in that direction.

Yes on Measure C and D in Calaveras

   To keep our county safe!

No to Carpetbaggers!!! No to McClintock!!

Vote for Dr. Derlet!! Send the carpetbagger home!!!


To Calaveras Democrats for Clinton

   Greetings fellow Democrats:

   I'm a California Get Out The Vote Captain and I need your help!

   The Calaveras County Democratic Central Committee and volunteers are calling voters in our county and

Cow out on Hunt Road

   November 4, 2016 at 11:10 AM:  A cow is reportedly out on Hunt Road near Milton Road in the Milton area.

   Be extra cautious until CHP can locate the owner and return the cow to its pasture. And please don't tell the TROLL!!

Logging truck takes down power in Twain Harte

   UPDATE at 12 Noon:  One pole is down and PG&E needs to close Kuein Road to replace it.

  UPDATE at 11:40 AM:  An ambulance is en route to the scene of this collision. 

Clinton protected by the Blue Wall

   Since 1992 certain states have consistently voted Democratic and are considered to be the Blue Wall the Democrats, of which they can be assured of getting the electoral votes.  It is the Electoral College that

Large crane blocking Tuolumne Road

   November 4, 2016 at 10:50 AM:  A large crane is reportedly blocking Maranantha Road and Tuolumne Road in Tuolumne.

   Be extra cautious until CHP can arrive at the scene and clear the roadway.

Melania Trump against cyber bullying????

   Melania Trump gave her first campaign speech since the plagiarism of Michelle Obama's speech at the Republican Convention.

   In her speech, she stated that as first lady, she would fight cyber bullies like her husband, Donald. Would she put him in prison??

Tofanelli for Calaveras Supervisor District 1


Letter to the Editor: Religious liberty and Trump

   Dear SierraSentinel.com:

    I am writing because your website seems to be against religious liberty. This country was founded by white Christian males and I don't want that to change.

   It seems that every day,

Alleged Battery arrest in West Point

   On November 3, 2016 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Stephen Sheldon Brodie (40) of Railroad Flat on Hwy 26 in West Point.

   Brodie was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Battery with Serious Bodily Injury, a felony.

Evading a Peace Officer Arrest allegation on Murphys Grade Road

   According to Angels Camp Police, on November 3, 2016 they arrested Christopher Thomas Benters (40) of Angels Camp on the Murphys Grade Road, just outside of town.

  After attempting to make a traffic stop

Calaveras Supervisors meet on election day with Bully Edson

    The Calaveras Supervisors will hold a regular meeting on election day, November 8, 2016 at 9 AM in the Board Chambers.

   Supervisor Bully Edson will lead the prayers for those women who do not do as he tells them and who want to think for themselves before the meeting begins.

Traffic hazard on Hwy 26

    November 4, 2016 at 9:10 AM:  CHP is helping with traffic control on Hwy 26 near Flood Road just outside Linden, while a tow truck hooks up to a cement truck.

   Be extra cautious until they can clear the roadway.