Thursday, December 8, 2016

Trump picks fast food CEO for Labor Secretary

   Andy Puzder, CEO of  Carl's and Hardee's has been chosen to be Labor Secretary under Donald Trump.

   He is against the minimum wage increase, naturally.

John Glenn dies

   The first man to orbit the Earth, John Glenn has died.  Glenn had also been a 4 term Senator from Ohio.

   In 1998, he again ventured into space and became the oldest astronaut to orbit the Earth.

White Supremacist compares whites to Native Americans

   Hard to believe, but a White Supremacist was allowed to address a group of Stanislaus State University students, to attempt to bring them into his fold.

California protecting minorities from TRUMP--Thank you!!

   We are so lucky to live in a wonderfully diverse state like California, where all people are welcome and TRUMP

Jackson Rancheria donates to CCF

   We just received a press release from the Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) that the Jackson Rancheria has donated $10,000 to them.

   According to the statement, a special thanks to Rich Hoffman, CEO at the Jackson Rancheria for being a partner and generous donor to the foundation. 

Three to eliminate in Calaveras in 2018--SHERIFF, Oliveira and DA YOOK!!

   There are three main elected officials who need to be replaced in Calaveras County in the 2018 election.

   First is Oliveira, District 3 Supervisor who has proven to be nothing but a

Leonardo DiCaprio meets with Trump???

   It's true that Donald Trump held a meeting with Leonardo DiCaprio to discuss the environmental issues DiCaprio is seriously interested in.

   Then Trump appointed Scott Pruitt, a climate change denier to the EPA cabinet position. Good luck Leo!

San Andreas woman arrested for threats, but not racist creeps!!

   On December 7, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Eleanor Rose Solo (50) of San Andreas at her residence on Gitney Street.  Yook should be happy

Calaveras Cannabis Alliance holds election

   CCA, the Calaveras Cannabis Alliance, will hold a meeting on December 18, 2016 to discuss restructuring and to hold an election for Executive Director.

    It will be held in Mountain Ranch at the Community Center at 6 PM.  Possible new members are invited to attend and existing members need to attend to vote for the future of CCA.

Mick Jagger welcomes 8th child

   Mick Jagger and  girlfriend Melanie Hamrich just welcomed a son, Jaggers 8th child. His other children range in age from their 40's to teenagers.

   Jagger is now 73 years old.

What kind of Supervisor will Clyde Clapp be for District 5 in Calaveras County???

    Clyde Clapp, a close friend of Joe Kelly , who recently moved to Montana, was sworn in as the new Supervisor of District 5, Rancho Calaveras on Monday. He couldn't wait for the next Supervisor meeting on December 13, 2016.

   We noticed that Lora Most, an extreme right-wing supporter, was standing with Clapp.  What does that mean?? She supported Spellman, and that's kind of scary!! What will he be like??

Traffic collision in Ione

   December 8, 2016 at 9:20 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 88 and Jackson Valley Road in Ione.

   CHP is en route. A woman is apparently refusing to get out of her vehicle.  It isn't known if there are injuries.

Drive carefully--roads are slick

    Calaveras County got a light rain most of the night and the roads are slick this morning.

   The snow is above 7000' though, so no chain requirements are in effect yet.