Friday, March 31, 2017

Why does Temp Sheriff Dibasilio love racist criminals???

   We have heard from many of you out there and have experienced for ourselves the unbelievable love and support the temporary sheriff Rick Debasilio has for racist criminals and the dirtiest pig

Big rig and Jaguar collide on Hwy 99

  March 31, 2017 at 10:45 AM:  A big rig and a Jaguar have reportedly collided on Hwy 99 at Arch Road in Stockton.

   Three CHP are at the scene. An ambulance and tow truck are responding.

Michael Flynn denied 'immunity'

   The Senate committee investigating Donald Trump and company's relationship with Russia has denied Michael Flynn immunity for his testimony.

    They did not rule out immunity in the future, after more is known about what Flynn would testify about.

Letter to the Editor: Yes, Trump again!!

   Dear SierraSentinel.com editor:

    I'm sure you must be tired of hearing about Donald Trump, but if I don't vent my anger I think I'll burst!  The scary part is that not everyone is angry about this

City of Angels Camp borrowing MORE money

I want a raise!!!!! I (ribbit) want
a raise!!!
   On Tuesday May 4, 2017 City worker Julie McManus will tell the Angels Camp City Council to approve yet another loan for money to upgrade the wastewater system.

   It wasn't long ago that the City also borrowed money for issues related to water and sewer. This is
usually a precursor to their RAISING RATES. 

Power lines down in Farmington

   March 31, 2017 at 8:40 AM:  Power lines have been reported down on Van Allen Road near Hwy 4 in Farmington.

   Avoid the area if possible until PG&E crews can repair.

Calaveras COG needs new Executive Director! Eads quits!

   At the Calaveras Council of Governments meeting on April 5, 2017 the Board will appoint Melissa Raggio to temporarily fill the Executive Directors position.

   Melissa Eads departure means they will be assigning two board members to recruit the position to
fill it permanently.

Planned water outage in Arnold

  On Monday, April 3, 2017 CCWD plans to shut off the water to Arnold for 4 hours as part of the pipeline replacement project.

   They are hoping to have water restored by noon.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Angels Camp City Council limiting "Right to Farm"

   As usual, the Angels Camp City Council is again taking away property rights from voters and residents in their realm.

   The "Right to Farm" has been a policy in Calaveras County nearly forever, but the Angels Camp City Council plans to put THEIR regime rules against it at the meeting on Tuesday April 4, 2017.

Power lines down in Mokelumne Hill

  March 30, 2017 at 2:45 PM:  Power lines have been reported down on Railroad Flat Road near Prussian Hill Road in Mokelumne Hill.

   PG&E has been notified. Avoid the area if possible.

Collision on Hwy 49 in Sonora

  March 30, 2017 at 2:30 PM:  CHP is at the scene of an injury collision on Hwy 49 near Preston Place in Sonora.

   An ambulance and tow trucks are en route to the scene.  Be cautious if in that area.

County Supervisors secrets, planning??

   It was perfectly clear that something is going on behind the scenes with the Calaveras Supervisors. What kind of corruption is this??

   The public

Afternoon with John Muir at Bret Harte Theater

   Actor Lee Stetson will portray John Muir in a performance at Bret Harte Theatre on Sunday April 30, 2017 in Angels Camp.

   Called An Afternoon with John Muir, it begins at 3 PM. The show benefits Foothill Conservancy. Tickets are $ 20 in advance or $25 at the door. Call 770-4710 for more information.

Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira says...no comment

   At the March 28, 2017 Calaveras Supervisors meeting, Supervisor Oliveira took exception to comments made by many as to why deputies do not stay in Calaveras County.

   Oliveira says that when they leave, they choose NOT to say why they want out. We know, that in many cases, it's the same reason we have for calling the department the most corrupt we have ever seen.

Car collides with work crew truck in San Andreas

   March 30, 2017 at 11:20 AM:  A collision has been reported on Poole Station Road near Andy Road in the San Andreas area.

   A government work crew truck was apparently struck by a vehicle.  No injuries have been indicated.

The battle over CATTLE!

   The ongoing battle over cattle grazing on forest lands has heated up after an environmental group filed suit against the Federal government for failing to protect forest lands.

Why bother with Calaveras General Plan now?

  If a new General Plan was begun in the year 2000 and after 17 years is still being worked out, costing Calaveras County taxpayers a fortune, what is the purpose?

   In 2020 isn't the 20 year time frame up and time to start yet another one?  Why bother finishing the one you've wasted all this money on now, anyway???

Reforestation Workshop in Sonora

   On Friday April 7, 2017 from 10 AM to 3 PM CalFire, NRCS and UC Extenson will host a Reforestation Workshop for forest landowner and foresters.

Native Plant Sale in San Andreas

   On April 8, 2017 CCWD will hold a Native Plant Sale at their offices on Toma Court in San Andreas.

    The time is from 10 AM to 1 PM and 100's of plants will be available for sale.

Off the beaten path RUN!!

     On Saturday April 22, 2017 the annual Off-the-beaten-path run will take place in Murphys.

    Entry fee is $30 each and it begins in Murphys Community Park. Get entry forms at Mind Matters Clinic in Murphys.

Calaveras Idol!! Only 10 entries allowed???

   At the 2017 Calaveras County Fair in May, another Calaveras Idol contest will be held.

   Only 10 entrants will be allowed, so if you want to participate call the Fair office for more information.

Maggie going to the dentist!!

Maggie has an impacted tooth and needs a dental
procedure to remove it. Can you help donate to
help PAWS pay the $70,000 cost?
 

Arrest for witness tampering??

  On March 29, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Robert Patrick Jarrell (28) of San Andreas, on Wendell Court.

    Jarrell was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Preventing or dissuading a victim or witness,  a felony and for Exhibiting a Firearm, a misdemeanor.

Welcome! Come on in???

   The Copperopolis True Value Hardware store got a surprise when a customer apparently took literally the welcome sign on the front door.

  Actually, we understand she drove through the front doors and directly to the paint department. The store is due to reopen tomorrow after damages are repaired. No one was hurt in the incident.

Most Calaveras heavy drinkers over 65?? Supervisors??

   At the Calaveras Supervisors meeting on March 28, 2017 it was announced that April is Alcohol Awareness month and that there would be programs to discourage

Collision on Hwy 88

   March 30, 2017 at 7:20 AM:  A Mustang reportedly pulled out in front of a Bronco on Hwy 88 not far from Hwy 99 in Stockton and caused a collision.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. One witness said that the Mustang was doing donuts in the lanes before the crash.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Vietnam Veterans Day

To all the honorable Vietnam Vets and especially to those
who did not return to Calaveras County

Neighbors from Hell # 29--killing innocent wild creatures??

    When the Calaveras Sheriff is called to a residence due to a neighbor shooting near their property, we understand how they feel.

    If that neighbor, like the one reported to the Sheriff yesterday, kills innocent wild creatures for fun,  like

Happy Anniversary Mom and Pa

   Kate Hudson posted a very old photo of her Mom Goldie Hawn and Pa Kurt Russell for their 34th anniversary yesterday.

   They are one of the longest married couples in Hollywood.  Cute photo!

Madoff investor jumps from 24th floor in Manhatten

   Charles Murphy, a 56 year old who ran a fund that invested $7 billion with Bernie Madoff and lost everything, jumped to his death yesterday.

   He was in a hotel in Manhatten, on the 24th floor when he apparently committed suicide. 

Calaveras Cannabis Forum cancelled!!


BREAKING NEWS!! Calaveras Measure B eliminated by Judge

   Looks like there will be no Measure B on any  Calaveras County mail out ballots in May of 2017. A judge has ruled that Measure B language failed to comply with election code.

   Other items placed on that ballot will be included as planned.  Measure B, the anti-cannabis measure is not history.   The Calaveras County Clerk/Recorder made the announcement.

FOX's OReilly apologizes for racist joke

   After he was criticized for making racist comments and jokes about Rep. Maxine Waters during a speech she gave at the House of Representatives, FOX's O'Reilly says he apologizes.

   He had commented that she must be wearing a "James Brown wig". He also raised his clenched fist and appeared to mouth "right on" during her speech.   FOX is FOX is FOX is FOX forever!!!

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Calaveras County is hiring!!!

   At the Calaveras Supervisor meeting a member of the public asked how many job openings there are for county government jobs.

   We just looked at the website and found at least 25 openings under Human Resources, for a variety of jobs.

Calaveras Cares...

   On April 1, 2017 from Noon to 3 at the Native Sons Hall in Murphys, several non-profits are getting together to raise funds for various needs in Calaveras County.

   Lunch will be available, a Silent Auction will be held and booths will be present to provide information on each charity involved.

  

Want your property burned?? Notify CalFire!!

   We have received a long comment about the clearing and burning of Bear Mountain.  We have not verified the information they have provided

Alcohol Awareness month--Too many OLD DRUNKS!!

Calaveras County has way to many
OLD DRUNKS!!!
   In Calaveras County, it was announced that this is Alcohol Awareness month.  We all know who the drunks are in our area. And there are way too many OLD DRUNKS!!!

   Their behavior is always erratic. They often become racist trolls on the internet due to their mental instability and they are always abusive to women.  Their families need to intervene to force them into treatment.  It is so sad!!

What's his name can't stop campaigning??

   What is the name of that guy who ran for re-election and lost in the San Andreas area??

   Something is wrong with that guy (can't think of his name), but he keeps coming to all the Calaveras Supervisor meetings just like Marti Crane and CAMPAIGNING!!  She can't stop either!  Twins???

Major injury collision in San Andreas

   According to a CHP report, on March 25, 2017 around 1:15 AM John D. McAllister, Jr (22) of San Andreas, was driving at 2002 GMC on Calaveritas Road south of Mountain Ranch Road at an unknown speed.

   For an unknown reason

Sammy Marshall--Lifelong resident of Angels Camp

   Sammy R. Marshall passed away on March 21, 2017 at the age of 78 at Sonora Regional Medical Center.  He was

Monday, March 27, 2017

Warning: Don't build or remodel in Angels Camp!!!! Disgraceful!!

   We have discovered and received yet another complaint about Dave Hanham,  and the other racist

Warning: DO NOT trust verbal from City of Angels Camp

  If you have questions or problems with the City of Angels Camp, you need to make sure you ask them in writing on email.

   You cannot trust a verbal answer or discussion to be either honest or correct from the City. This is a warning to all who deal with the City of Angels Camp.

Letter to Editor: Cruel and evil??

   Dear Editor:

    I don't think that the less fortunate or those who care about them will soon forget the cruelty that was included in the REpeal and REplace

Chains required on Hwy 4

   March 27, 2017 at 10 AM:  Chains are required on Hwy 4 at Cottage Springs this morning.

   Be cautious if headed for the mountains, as it is still snowing up high.

Burglary in Camp Connell

   On March 25, 2017 a burglary was reported at a residence on Big Foot Ct. in Camp Connell.

    Items were taken as a result of the burglary. A Calaveras Sheriff's deputy took a report.

Souces: BEWARE!! Ebbetts Pass Teletubbs Nazi Dog Poisoners???

    We have been told by a couple of sources that many believe the three Nazi Teletubbs reported earlier are definitely the dog poisoners

Trump afraid of stairs??

CNN ran this story several days ago, showing
how terrified Trump is of stairs, or is it of heights??

Adopt sweet Heidi...

...at the Calaveras Animal Services in San Andreas...

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trump balder now....HELP!!!

Trump appears to get balder and balder by
the week!  Has he been tearing his hair out
over health care??? We doubt it!!

KKK: "We're not racists!"

    The KKK has stated publicly that they are not a racist organization.  They say they are simply for WHITE civil rights.

   And you believe that, right???

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Collision in LaGrange

   March 25, 2017 at 4:50 PM:  A collision has been reported on Old LaGrange Road in LaGrange.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. Avoid the area if possible.

Sheriff demands more money!!

   At the Calaveras Supervisors meeting on March 28, 2017 the Sheriff's Office is asking or demanding another $500,000 be transferred to them from the General Fund Reserve!

   Can they do that?  What are they doing with our money?  Certainly not preventing burglaries and other crimes!!!   Are they just playing chase games with cannabis, wasting funds?

CCTV finally giving property back to Calaveras COUNTY???

   It has been discussed many times for years, as Calaveras County Taxpayers paid a monthly lease fee to a private CCTV for use of the Public Access Television building in San Andreas.

   Where did all that money go? The lease said it had to be used for the property only. Now the agenda on March 28, 2017 says that CCTV is finally giving the county back their building. It's past time!!!

Adventures of the Gun-totin, Short Racist Coward, the TROLL and his gal thief!!


 "Out from under the rock and no time to hit the racist coffee shop!

Special Prosecutor now required...

   After this week, with Rep. Nunes playing Trumps puppy dog, trotting over to the White House to warn him of surveillance he thinks is important for him to know, it makes it clear the House cannot fairly investigate Trumps possible criminal ties to Russia.

   It is time a Special Prosecutor is assigned to this investigation.  There is possible treason involved and at the very least collusion with a government who wants to hurt the US.  It's time!!!

About Cannabis...


Calaveras Chamber Mixer in Murphys

   On April 20, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 7 PM the Calaveras Chamber of Commerce will hold a mixer at the Mind Matters Clinic in Murphys.

   Tickets are $10 each.

It's been ZERO (0) days....

   It has been Zero (O) days since President Donald J. Trump has caused the United States shame and embarrassment worldwide.

   So what will he do today???

Multi-vehicle crash on Hwy 88

   March 25, 2017 at 9:45 AM:  A multi-vehicle crash involving a pedestrian has been reported on Hwy 88 near Ellis Road in Grizzly Flats.

   Major injuries have been indicated. CHP is at the scene. Avoid the area if possible.

Rex Allen Berry of Paloma

   Longtime Calaveras resident Rex Alton Berry died Thursday March 23, 2017. He was 61.

   Born in Palo Alto on November 1, 1955, Mr. Berry lived with his

Car runs off Hwy 4

  March 25, 2017 at 8 AM:  A car has reportedly run off Hwy 4 at Pool Station Road and down the embankment.

   It isn't known if there are injuries.  Be cautious if in the area.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Repeal and Replace: Abysmal Failure of Trump and Ryan

   It was just announced that the ACA or Obamacare will not be repealed

CalFire SRA money accountability???

   On the Calaveras Supervisors agenda for March 28, 2017 is an item to support a bill that will hold the CalFire's State Responsibility Area accountable for the money it receives.

   Apparently the money is just spent at this point, with little oversight as to whom should receive money and who should not. SRA gets a lot of our money!  Hold them accountable or give it back!

No Parking on Murphys Main Street??? Oak Circle in Arnold???

   An item on the Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira's agenda for Tuesday March 28, 2017 is NO Parking signs on Main Street in Murphys.  Oliveira also has another NO Parking on Oak Circle in Arnold with signs!

   It does get a bit congested and narrow on Main Street. But parking is a problem downtown. Where are people supposed to park?  Walk for blocks???

Calaveras County Sheriff arbitration--Closed Session

   On Tuesday March 28, 2017 the Calaveras Supervisors will hold a Closed Session to discuss the litigation in arbitration of the Public Safety Employees Association vs. County of Calaveras.

    Another Closed Session item deals with the likelihood of litigation in the County. 

Car runs off Hwy 88 at high speed

   March 24, 2017 at 9:50 AM:  A car has reportedly run off Hwy 88 and into a field after traveling at a high rate of speed on Hwy 88 near Tokay Road in Lodi.

  An ambulance and tow truck are en route.

Burning Bear (Bare) Mountain

   According to CalFire, on March 28, 2017  they will be burning the giant piles of trees and brush they have been clearing on the Whittle property, Bear (now Bare) Mountain.

   The piles will be lit by helicopters and they say they are monitoring it closely. The Whittles get this done for free to make more open grazing for cows.  It's so wet, there will most likely not be a danger, but it is a training exercise.

Vandalism in Arnold

   On March 23, 2017 vandalism was reported on Hwy 4 in Arnold. We don't have other details on this case.

   The old BofA building has been vandalized in the past month for what reasons no one seems to be aware. It has remained vacant since the building was sold several months ago. 

Burson man arrested for alleged Torture and Mayhem

   On March 23, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Nolan Alan Hilyard (35) of Burson at his residence on Heron Lane.

    Hilyard was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Torture, Mayhem, Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse and Battery with Serious Bodily Injury, all felonies.

Violet McBurney

   Violet McBurney service will be held at San Andreas Memorial Chapel on Wednesday March 29, 2017 at 11 AM.

   Burial will follow at Park View Cemetery in French Camp.

Trump to Conservatives: Shut up and vote!!

    After a couple of weeks of negotiation with the Tea Party's Freedom Caucus in the House of Representatives, President Trumpo has issue a warning.

   He now says no more negotiations, shut up and vote or I will come to your district and campaign against you in 2018.  Are conservatives that weak and afraid??? We'll soon see, as the ACA amendment to change the name of Healthcare again comes to the floor today.

What is an honorable veteran???

   There has been so much in the news these days about current and past military being involved in less that honorable activities, even corrupt and illegal, not to mention

Thursday, March 23, 2017

House cancels REPEAL Vote!! What now?? Pre-Existing condition??

      The House Speaker cancelled the planned vote to amend the ACA (Obamacare) tonight due to the lack of votes for the plan.

   Ryan didn't show up for the planned press conference at the time either.  Now it's being said that Trump has a pre-existing condition that isn't covered that will prevent his success. (mental?)

Letter to the Editor: cannabis???in or out in Calaveras!

    Dear Editor:

     I am not a cannabis user; never have been, but.... it is nonsensical to believe that pot is more dangerous than booze!! And it will never be OUT

Needs Screens??? New or Rescreen?

Take them to ALCAL or call 795-9240 to have
them picked up!

Deaths reported in Calaveras County

   According to the Calaveras County Recorders Office the following persons have recently passed away in Calaveras County, alphabetically:

   On March 14, 2017 Judy A Anderson passed away

House of Reps in recess until they have the votes they need...

     The AHCA amendment to change the name of the ACA (Obamacare) and make other changes to cut the poor out of health care still doesn't have the votes.

   This is not a new bill; this is an AMENDMENT to the ACA!! Ryan has forced the House of Representatives into recess until the have enough votes to pass this amendment. He demands it be done today because today is the 7 year anniversary of when President Obama signed the US's first healthcare bill into law.

Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira sets up "secret" committee wanted by Mills!!

   Ever since Dennis Mills, known tea party extremist, has been on the Calaveras Supervisors board, he has wanted secret meetings. Oliveira says he won't be attending, but we know Oliveira; who would know???

   He finally has been successful at getting Oliveira to do whatever he wants and he and Garamendi are now starting their  secret meetings on how to do anything without the public knowing. No agenda; no Brown Act requirements!!!

Ida Frances Davis-Vietor

   Ida Frances Davis-Vietor passed away on Monday March 13, 2017 at the age of 80.  To her family and friends she was best known as Mom, Grandma Vietor, GG, Auntie Fran, or Fran.

    She was born on

Community Cannabis Forum in Calaveras


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Delores Trethaway Walk

   Dolores Tretheway Walk was born March 14, 1931 to Godfrey and Lula Nemec. She went to her heavenly home on March 18, 2017

California legislator notified Trump of surveilance

   California Republican Representative Nunes, head of the Investigation into the Trump campaign probe, ran to the White House today to tell President Trump of a certain surveillance he heard about.

   Senator McCain and Representative Schiff were angry and now say he cannot be trusted to investigate in an unbiased manner. They are now demanding an independent committee investigate. Nunes was part of the Trump campaign.

Three killed, 20 injured in London attack

   UPDATE:  The total now dead is 4 and the number of injured is 40.

Rollover collision in Jackson

   March 22, 2017 at 10:40 AM:  Two cars have collided on New York Ranch Road near China Grade Road in Jackson. One car rolled over.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Big rig and car collide on Hwy 49

  March 22, 2017 at 10:30 AM:  A big rig and car have reportedly collided on Hwy 49 near the Amador/ Calaveras County lines.

  No injuries were indicated and both vehicles are off the roadway.

Snowing in Arnold

  March 22, 2017 at 10:30 AM:  We were just told that it is now snowing in Arnold. That's 4000' elevation.

   Chains are now required east of Arnold.

Two committees looking for members in Calaveras

   The Hardwood Advisory Committee and the IHSS Advisory group in Calaveras County are each  looking for a member to join their organization.
  
   If interested call Diane Severud at the Calaveras Supervisors Her number is 754-6370. The deadline is April 7, 2017 for applicants.

Sierra Nevada Film Festival in Murphys

   Ebbetts Pass Forest Watch is presenting this years Sierra Nevada Film Festival at the Black Bart Playhouse in Murphys on March 25, 2017.

   The cost is $ 10 at the door and it starts at 5 PM.

Car off Hwy 4 in Camp Connell

   March 22, 2017 at 9:25 AM:  A car has reportedly run off the roadway on Hwy 4 at Camp Connell.

   Emergency personnel is en route to the scene. Be cautious if in the area.

Sierra Club says...Stop Clearcutting!!

You don't have to be a genius ecologist to see what SPI is doing to
California--all for greed!!! Stop the Clear-Cutting!!
Why does Governor Brown allow it ???


Chains required on Hwy 4

   March 22, 2017 at 9 AM:  Chains are currently required on vehicles without 4 wheel drive above Cabbage Patch on Hwy 4.

   Drive carefully if headed to go skiing and carry chains.

Packages stolen in Murphys

  On March 21, 2017 a resident on Wylderidge Drive in Murphys reported packages had been stolen.

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took a report.

Cat reported stolen in Valley Springs

   On March 21, 2017 a resident on Wren Court in Valley Springs reported a cat had been stolen.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took NO report.  This occurs more often than people may realize, especially during breakups.

Church burglarized in San Andreas

   On March 21, 2017 a church on Treat Avenue in San Andreas reported a burglary. 

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office took a report. No other information is currently available.

Space telescope to launch in 2018

  
The James Webb Space Telescope, scheduled to launch
in 2018, will replace the Hubble.

Trump Slump!!

   Called the 'Trump Slump' on CNBC this morning, the DOW took a plunge of 237 points on March 21, 2017.  We have been warning people to be extra cautious as the markets climbed irrationally.

   It is the biggest loss since Trumps election.  Things are not looking good for Trump and his cohorts, so Wall Street may not see all the wonderful rollbacks they were expecting.

Dollar General coming to West Point!

   A new Dollar General Store is coming to the West Point area.  It will be on Hwy 26 and is going through the planning process now.

   Dollar General is known as the rural area WalMart, with stores in many small towns.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

John Dean says....Cover-up mode!

   If you are old enough to remember the Nixon Watergate scandal and humiliating resignation, you recall John Dean, who was in the White House advising Nixon.

     In an interview last evening, Dean stated that everything Trump and his cronies are doing is exactly what Nixon did wrong--they are in Cover-UP Mode!!!  Just like its been said many times before, IT's the "COVER-UP", STUPID, that'll get you every time!!!

Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' tops box office

   The newest version of Beauty and the Beast, by Disney, took in $170 million over the past weekend.

   This not only tops the weekend box office but tops the record for family movies opening weekend.

'I'll save you DADDY!" Congress calling witnesses!

   It was announced late yesterday that Ivanka Trump, DJ's daughter, is going to get an office on the second floor of the West Wing in order to try and help her

Mudslide on Hwy 26

   March 21, 2017 at 9:50 AM:  A mud and rock slide has been reported on Hwy 26, near Hwy 49 just north Mokelumne Hill.

   Be extra cautious or avoid the area until Caltrans can get it cleaned up.

It's always the COVER-UP that gets 'em!!

   President Trump can't seem to ever stop lying. Politically, the first one we know of was when he tried to say that President Obama was not a citizen of the US, thus starting the racist

Overturned vehicle in Jamestown

  March 21, 2017 at 9:35 AM:  An overturned vehicle has been reported on Hwy 108 at Tulloch Dam Road in Jamestown.

   Emergency personnel are en route to the scene. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

Anthony (Tony) Mladinich of Valley Springs

    On Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Anthony Lawrence Mladinich, son of Luis and Lucy Mladinich died at his home in Valley Springs after a

Monday, March 20, 2017

Charlie needs a home...

Charlie is available at Calaveras Animal Services in
San Andreas.

Irish Days huge success

   We hear that Murphys Irish Day was a huge success on Saturday.  Parking was $10 in some locations and people were trying to find a free place on the highway.

   We can confirm that the traffic on Hwy 4 was backed up to Vallecito during the mornings. Hope everyone made lots of money.

FBI Director Comey to testify today

   In addition to Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch beginning his nominating process today, FBI Director Comey will testify about the Russian

Chuck Berry dies

   Rock and Roll legend Chuck Berry has died. He was 90 years old.

  Songs like "Roll Over Beethoven" and "Johnny B Goode", "Nadine" and many others have kept Berry in the top of Rock and Rolls finest since the '60's.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Why do deputies leave Calaveras Sheriff???

  Nearly every Calaveras Supervisors meeting whether temporary Sheriff debasio or his co-hort captain Macedo are at the podium complaining that they can't keep deputies.

Navy and Marine sex scandal finally revealed!!! Throw MORE money at military???

   After years of investigation and appearances of a cover-up, more Naval and Marine officers, including Admirals, have been charged with bribery and sexcapades

Collision in Mountain Ranch

   March 18, 2017 at 9:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Sheep Ranch Road in Mountain Ranch.

   No injuries have been indicated, but be extra cautious if headed that way.

Motorcycle crashes in Oakdale

   March 18, 2017 at 9:10 AM:  A solo motorcycle has reportedly crashed on River Road at Hwy 120 in Oakdale.

   An ambulance and CHP are en route to the scene. Be cautious if in that area.  One witness thinks the rider lost control on the curve.

NO on Calaveras Measure B......

   ....Many cannabis growers are hoping the Measure B ban on cannabis is successful. They don't want to pay taxes on it or have any regulation.

   You can thank the McmAnus family, the Mills family, the Reinke's and the Tunnno family personally when crime goes way up and there is no money for law enforcement.  Are they secretly

Friday, March 17, 2017

Something in Common??? HUH???

   During the odd and uncomfortable press briefing that Angela Merkel was forced to endure with DJ Trump today, Trump inferred he

No where to run to, scumbag....

...No where to hide. 

   You sang to the

More lawsuits on Measure B???

   On Monday March 20, 2017 another court case gets under way in Calaveras County over the questionable Measure B initiative, brought to residents under

Do you have your property in a TRUST??

   None of us knows exactly when we will leave this earth, but we need to be prepared.  Recently we learned of a sudden death in a family that put the entire family at odds.

  Put every piece of property you own in a Living Will and a Revocable Trust!  Don't wait!  If you do, your death could cause family battles and everyone loses when that happens. 

Car fire on Hwy 12

   March 17, 2017 at 9:25 AM:  A car fire has been reported on Hwy 12 near Guard Road in the Lodi area.

   Be extra cautious if headed in that direction.

Did you wear your green today???


Vehicle rollover near Toyon School

   March 17, 2017 at 8:45 AM:  A vehicle reportedly rolled over into a ravine on Hwy 12 near Toyon Middle School.

   CHP is at the scene. No injuries have been indicated.  Be cautious in the area as they remove the vehicle.

Celine Dion needs a home...

Yes, her name is Celine Dion. She doesn't sing, but she
purrs in your lap. Adopt her at the Calaveras Animal
Shelter in San Andreas. Better hurry!!

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Get rid of McClintock in 2018!!!

This rat doesn't live here,
and doesn't care about us!
   House of Representatives Tom McClintock, who claims to represent Calaveras County, but does NOTHING for us, is extremely worried

CHP report on Murphys Grade Road head-on crash

   According to CHP on March 15, 2017 at approximately 6:20 PM Beth B. DeLima (57) of Murphys was driving a 2012 Audi westbound on Murphys Grade Road near

Arrest at Mark Twain Hospital

   On March 15, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Daniel Lee Bench (49) of Mountain Ranch at Mark Twain Hospital.

   Bench was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Felony Obstruction or Resisting Arrest and for Disorderly conduct due to Alcohol and Resisting Arrest of a Peace Officer, misdemeanors. 

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Major injuries in Murphys collision

   March 15, 2017 at 6:45 PM:  A two car collision on Murphys Grade Road near French Gulch Road has reportedly resulted in major injuries.

   Three CHP are at the scene. Avoid the area if possible.

Watching The Voice? Diversity is wonderful!

   Watching The Voice over the past two weeks, it is clear to see that America is diverse, not matter what the RACIST Republicans want it to be.

   Nearly every single artist's family was a mixture of different ethnicities and shades of skin color. That's what makes America GREAT,  not ever TRUMP!!

Vehicle found wrecked in Valley Springs

   March 15, 2017 at 10:25 AM:  A resident on St. Andrews Road in Valley Springs reported that they came home to find that someone had collided with their vehicle and fled the scene.

   CHP is en route to the area.  No injuries have been indicated.

Neighbor from Hell # 28 --Blocking easement, Dangerous??

   We just heard a radio call go out to assist a resident who's neighbor from hell doesn't want him to use his easement across their

Head of Marines takes responsibility--sort of!!

   On March 14, 201l7, Congress questioned the Marine General in charge of the recent naked

Arthur the black bear at PAWS 15 years

This is Arthur. He has been at PAWS in Galt for 15 years now after being
found hiding in a culvert after being shot by a scumbag! He enjoys, like
all black bears, eating grapes, apples and oranges.  And if you put out
water for the critters, you know they love to soak and swim!!
DONATE to PAWS in Arthur's name!!

 

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Have you seen Angels Camp's newest police car???

   As we pulled up at the Hwy 49 and Hwy 4 intersection today, a black pickup with POLICE and Angels Camp K9 emblazoned on the side also arrived.

   Fortunately, it did not recklessly speed through the intersection and strike an innocent vehicle this time.  It appeared to be driven by Chief Todd

Motorcycle crash on Hwy 49

  On March 13, 2017 around 5:25 PM Derek Walker (39) of River Pines, was driving his 2001 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Hwy 49 near Big Bar Road in Mokelumne Hill.

   As he leaned into a left hand curve, the rear wheel went out from under him. He hit the guard rail and was ejected from the motorcycle.  He was taken to Sutter Amador Hospital with moderate injuries.

  

Major injuries in Mokelumne Hill collision

   According to CHP, on March 11, 2017 around 3:20 PM Joseph Bautista (56) of Union City was driving a 1998 Ford Econoline on Hwy 26 in Mokelumne Hill when his vehicle turned to the right.

   Mr. Bautista overcorrected and the van hit the embankment on the opposite side of the roadway.  He suffered major injuries and was taken to Sutter Amador Hospital.  Alcohol and or drugs were not determined to be a factor in this crash.

Water cut off in Copperopolis area

   Due to a necessary water transmission line repair, some CCWD customers in the Copper Cove area of Copperopolis will be without water or have low pressure on Monday March 20, 2017.

   It is hoped that CCWD will be able to restore service by 10:30 AM that day.

Vehicle rolls over on Hwy 88

   March 14, 2017 at 10:10 AM:  A vehicle has reportedly rolled over and is on its side on Hwy 88 near Carson Spur.

   CHP and an ambulance are en route to the scene.

McmAnus says he will pay for removal of cannabis???

   Bill McmAnus, former loser for Supervisor in District 3 and BIGLY supporter of Michael Preston (everyone knows who that is), spoke to try and help Dennis Mills by saying that no one should worry about who is going to pay for eradication of all cannabis if Measure B passes.

   He inferred that HE and his family of McmAnuses along with their racist friends, will be the ones who voted for and therefore, will pay the millions in additional money necessary to attempt to stop any cannabis grows in Calaveras.  Is this man as mentally disturbed as he appears?

Al Segalla says Calaveras Taxpayers group wants secession

   Al Segalla got up during public comments to state that he represents the Calaveras Taxpayers and to promote the secession of the Jefferson racist bunch.  He does NOT represent this taxpayer!!!

   The State of Jefferson will gather all KKK, confederate flag wavers, and other racists to secede from California. Most people will welcome their moving WAY up north and building a giant FENCE around them to keep them out of California.

   A real estate salesman in Calaveras County, he apparently, along with his club, hates California, wants his property taxes to triple and follows the kkk, in our opinion.

Calaveras Supervisor Dennis Mills in trouble AGAIN??? RECALL???

  UPDATE:  Several other residents got up and made the same demands of Mills. He did not respond at all.

   A woman from District 1 made a comment

Calaveras County illegally vulgarly stops cameras???

   As the SierraSentinel.com, we full well know how corrupt and secretive the Calaveras County government is and how the abuse of power permeates through

Supervisor Mills AGAIN mouths off inappropriately

   UPDATE:  It turns out that this business is actually located in Cyde Clapp's District 5. Mills doesn't even know what he's talking about, just mouths off continually,

Calaveras Supervisors meeting at 9 AM

   The Calaveras Board of Supervisors is scheduled to meet at 9 AM on March 14, 2017, minutes from now. To watch live go to Calaveras Supervisors portal and follow the LIVE.

   They have a fairly long agenda and will convene after Closed Session. No doubt ex-Supervisor Edson, who just can't stand to have lost, will be there to harass Tofanelli.

Wilseyville man arrested

   On March 13, 2017 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested David Daniel Melton (26) of Wilseyville on Matson Lane in West Point.

    Melton was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged 1st degree Robbery, a felony.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Vehicle rollover in Linden

   Marc 13, 2017 at 3:35 PM:  a vehicle has reportedly rolled over several times at Milton Road and Duncan Road in the Linden area.

   CHP and an ambulance are en route to the scene.

Traffic collision on Hwy 4--Snowmobiles

  UPDATE:  This was apparently involving snowmobiles and one is on fire.

Angels Camp transient arrested

  On March 11, 2017 Angels Camp Police arrested James Alan Moser, III (39) a transient of Angels Camp on South Main Street.

   Moser was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly having Prohibited Ammunition, a felony, and for an outstanding warrant for felony Burglary and Failure to appear on Possession charges, misdemeanors.

Felony Sex Offender loitering at school in Angels Camp???

   On March 10, 2017 Angels Camp Police arrested Christopher Brian Dodge (39) of Angels Camp on Stanislaus near Oneida.

    Dodge was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Failing to Register as a Felony Sex Offender, Failing to Report as a Sex Registrant, both felonies and for being a Sex Offender Loitering at a School, a misdemeanor.