Friday, December 15, 2017

Mayor Behiel of Angels Camp afraid of Kelly, a clerk

   It seems that the Mayor of Angels Camp, Scott Behiel, who was appointed and not elected, is so afraid of Mary Kelly, the City Clerk, he will not

Mokelumne Hill woman arrested

   On December 14, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Stacey Rae McBride (37) of Mokelumne Hill on Mountain Ranch Road in Mountain Ranch.

   McBride was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sale, being Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Unlawful Paraphernalia and Transporting a Controlled Substance, all felonies.

Mary Kelly makes up ways to harrass residents and businesses

   The City of Angels Camp is under extreme scrutiny as a City that is not competent to remain a City; as a City that does not know how to manage a city properly, and as a City under the Grand

Red Flag Fire Warning

  We aren't sure why CalFire has not yet banned burning in Calaveras County, but when you look at the weather warning, you can see that we are in a Red Flag

Plane crash outside Valley Springs

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office is reporting that a plane crash has occurred off Hogan Dam Road
between Valley Springs

Thursday, December 14, 2017

More people desert the City of Angels Camp

  Seems that the utility woman will leave the city in January and that Derek Cole has had enough of their bullshit, too.

   A new attorney from Sacramento, Churchwell, White, LLP will take over the City Attorney position, advising the City Council on how to get away with the corruption they continue to this day.

COG's Melissa Eads taking over Kelly's job in Angels Camp??? HAHAHAHA

   The City of Angels Camp has just put out an agenda that approves Melissa Eads to become Mary Kelly at the City, with the title of City Administrator. tee hee, hahaha!

   This should be fun to watch, since Eads couldn't seem to handle the problems at the COG and now she's got to handle Mary Kelly!! 

Jennifer Garner reads to pet chicken Regina

Regina seems to love having the newspaper read to her
by her owner Jennifer Garner!

Stories of the Nativity: sheep and cows

   With all the church programs and nativity scenes put up around the country, there are several rather cute stories surrounding

Neighborhood WATCH dangerous in Calaveras!! Racists and dirty cops!!!

   At the Calaveras Supervisors meeting on December 12, 2017 Chair Oliveira promoted what he called a 'neighborhood watch'.

   We sincerely warn residents

PG&E needs to go UNDERGROUND!!

   After the Butte Fire, the public asked, but did not receive positive answers from PG&E to eliminate overhead electric wires.

Big rig on fire in Manteca

   UPDATE:  170 gallons of diesel fuel spilled onto the roadway, but injuries in this collision were minor.

Calaveras Supervisors make more secret committees!! Here we go again!!!

   Calaveras Supervisors decided to make another secret committee (since their last one worked so well, huh?), this one to figure out a way to con

Woman found dead in creek by trail--Thank you, Angels Camp!!

   A woman's body was found floating face down in a creek next to a trail in the Sunnyvale area yesterday.  She had just started

Letter to the Editor: Angels Camp "Deplorables" speak

   Dear Editor:

   I attended the December 4, 2017 Angels Camp City Council meeting a woman who bragged that she voted for "TRUMP" last fall and that it was meant

Angels Camp home Burglarized

   According to Angels Camp Police on December 11, 2017 around 2:45 PM an officer was called to the 900 block of Crystal Street for

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Burglaries in Arnold area a problem

   Lately it seems that burglars are breaking into more places in District 3, the Arnold area.

  Recently, the Catholic Church

Embezzlement arrest in Copperopolis

  On December 12, 2017 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Bradley Thomas Smith (27) of Copperopolis on Spangler Lane.

   Smith was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Embezzlement of + $400, a felony.

Relief coming for residents near Candyrock

   The USFS gun range at Candyrock Quarry is a constant battle for peace and quiet and safety

Bear Fire in Santa Cruz Mountains re-ignites

   Overnight CalFire had to returned to the area of the Bear Fire near Boulder Creek for a flare-up within the containment area.

   Firefighters were able to control the fire after about 1 acre. They believe it started from smoldering left over from the October fire.

Homeless camp started BelAir Fire

   The Skirball Fire, which destroyed homes in the excusive area of Bel Air, was apparently started by an illegal cooking set up at a homeless camp.

   This fire is now contained but not before 6 structures were destroyed.

Thomas Fire continues into Santa Barbara County

   As of 7:45 AM on December 13, 2017 CalFire reports that the Thomas Fire is now 237,500 acres and still only 20% contained.

   921 structures are destroyed so far and 200 damaged. Evacuations continue with 18,000 homes threatened. It is suspected that power lines downed by high winds may have been the cause of this massive fire.

Ban burning? When???? Not soon enough!!!

  It seems like it might be time to ban all burning of leaves and debris in Calaveras and Tuolumne counties permanently due to global warming and the horrendous fires in the state.

   Will they ban and when will they stop the burning that many are now concerned about here locally?

Now is the time ... to get rid of McClintock!!

McClintock has
never even lived
in our district!
Let's send he and
the rest of his rats
back to LA where
he came from!!!
   The carpetbagging, worthless Congressman in our district, McClintock, has been a chain around the necks of Northern California for way too long.


Moore refuses to concede!! Trump throws him under the White House bus!!

   The fact is, our wonderful, globalized country is becoming more and more brown. This is not what Republican

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

No Moore TRUMP! No Moore Bannon!!

Doug Jones wins--Democrats take Alabama

   Thanks to Trump and Bannon, who love pedophiles and kkk types, the Democrats just took another

It's called woman 'shaming'!

   Very commonly done among men in business and government, when a woman complains, they do everything they can to 'shame'

Dollar General burglary

  According to the Calaveras Sheriff, on December 7, 2017 at approximately 3:30 AM deputies responded to the Dollar General Store located on

TRUMP: Liar of the Year! Headache number 4,201!!

   Just in 2017 Trump is labeled as the Liar of the Year, the Fake news White House, and total "MORON" by his own cabinet!

   Most recently, he declared that more black families own homes now that EVER before.  We believe he stole this lie from Fake Fox News, but we aren't sure. Headache # 4201 and counting????

Guess what Mary Kelly and the City of Angels are up to now???

Wait! No! That's the wrong pic.
That's not Kelly!!!
   Angels Camp, the City of Angels, the Home of the Jumping Frog, the city who the Grand Jury in Calaveras County says needs to give up its city charter!!

   And guess what

Big rig driver run over by own truck

   UPDATE:  Per CHP since this was considered a workplace fatality, OSHA was notified and responded to the location.

Your dead trees are SOLD to SPI??

  UPDATE:  We just learned that when you sign the permit to allow the contractor to cut down your trees, you can check a box saying you want to keep the trees they fall.

   You are not forced to give your trees away to the cutters.

Woodstove fire in Mokelumne Hill

   Firefighters in Mokelumne Hill are responding to a report of a woodstove fire on Sierra Lane.

   No details are available at this time.

Tamara Suzanne Kirby

    Tamara Suzanne Kirby was born on April 2, 1961 in Boise, Idaho, on a Spring day, and passed away on September 30, 3017 in the early morning hours at home

Trump blasts accusers of misconduct and then....

   Trump became angry after seeing accusers of his sexual misconduct on TV last night and blasted them.

San Francisco Mayor dies

   The first Asian Mayor of San Francisco, Ed Lee, passed away last night after suffering a massive heart attack.

   He was 65 and leaves a wife and two daughters.  The attack came as he was shopping in a grocery store.


Monday, December 11, 2017

Chef Mario Batali accused???

   Chef Mario Batali has decided to step away from the TV show The Chew.

   He apparently has been accused of sexual misconduct at some restaurants.

Nuclear War one tiny Trump tantrum away???

Calaveras Democrats Potluck

  The Calaveras Democrats invite everyone to a holiday potluck on Tuesday December 12, 2017 at 6 PM.

   It will be held in the Chesebrough Room at the Main Library in San Andreas. Bring a dish. They

will be discussing the Congressional election and Cannabis. Bring a dish to share.

Traffic colliison in Vallecito

   December 11, 2017 at 8:05 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 4 at Live Oak Drive in Vallecito.

   CHP and an ambulance are responding to the scene.  One vehicle has apparently rolled over. There may be a Calfire pickup involved, but we aren't sure.

Thomas Fire Update

   As of December 11, 2017 at 7:45 AM CalFire has the Thomas Fire officially in both Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.

  794 structures are reportedly destroyed, 187 damages and 230,500 acres have been burned with only 15% containment. A true disaster, and we still haven't heard what started this fire.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Governor Brown says......OAK TREES WORST!!

  Yesterday Governor Brown said that these fires and I presume, our houses burning down, is the "new normal".

    The Governor thinks we need

Your brand new custom kitchen...cabinets and countertops--Wow!!

...can be only a phone call away. Call ALCAL Cabinets
at 736-4558 in the Angels Camp area or
795-9240 in Ebbetts Pass.

Sarah, too much makeup!!

We think the pastor's daughter ought to wear
a little less makeup, don't you?

Thomas Fire in Ventura County

  According to the CalFire website as of 6:35 AM on December 10, 2017 the Thomas Fire in Ventura County is 173,000

49ers in Houston

  The San Francisco 49ers are in Houston today to play the Texans. They have the early game on FOX this morning.

   The Raiders are also away today in Kansas City to play the Chiefs. That is also an AM  game.

If your birthday is today December 10... share it with chef star Bobby Flay, poet Emily Dickinson and basketball player Dion Waiters!

Happy Birthday!!

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Did you wake up this morning.....

   If you woke up this morning and said 'Oh, no! Trump is still President!' you are not alone!

   Make sure you remind everyone you know, especially the young people, to register and VOTE! It's the only thing that can save us now!!!

Over 500 homes destroyed in Ventura County

   As of December 9, 2017 at around 7:50 AM CalFire says that 148,000 acres have burned in the Thomas Fire in Ventura County. It is now 15% contained.

   In addition we learned that 537 structures have been destroyed and 115 damaged.


California Fish and Game!! Let them DIE!!!

  Believe it or not a California Fish and Game employee criticized the wonderful man who caught a cottontail bunny at the

President Obama warns.

   During a speech yesterday, President Obama (MY President) finally spoke out about fears he has for our Democracy because of Trump!!

   He contrasted what happened in Nazi Germany to what is happening in our country now. If that doesn't wake people up, nothing will. "You have to tend this garden of Democracy or it will die!  You have to VOTE!!!"

Not Harold Ford!!!!

   Late yesterday we learned that former Congressman Harold Ford, Jr. was fired from Morgan Stanley for sexual misconduct.

   Ford is a regular commentator on MSNBC.

Jesse Lee Wright of Valley Springs

   Jesse Lee Wright was born on March 3, 1940 in Walters, Oklahoma and passed away on December 6, 2017 at his home

Friday, December 8, 2017

UPDATE: Spike adopted! Now I'm alone!! ! Adopt me, I'm adorable!!

Hi! I'm Dusky and I have a brother named Spike!
He's an orange tabby so he doesn't look like me but
we're best friends, so if you want a pair, come
visit the Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas!

Vehicle collision at Hwy 4 and Hwy 99

   UPDATE:  Major injuries were indicated by CHP in this collision.

Fires in Southern California

   December 8, 2017:  As of around 6:45 AM CalFire indicates that the Thomas Fire in Ventura County has reached

Roy Moore quote...'..great, even though there was slavery'.

   Donald Trump is upset that Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights activist will not attend the official opening of the Civil Rights Museum. 

Elder abuse charge in Copperopolis

   On December 7, 2017 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Casey McCafferty Davin (45) of Angels Camp at a residence in Copperopolis.

  Davin was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly  Causing harm or death to an elderly dependent and Battery on a person, both felonies.

Letter to the Editor: Why Putin??

   Dear Sierra Sentinel:

   The deeper this Russian probe gets, the more we seem to see the weird reasons why the 'nationalist right'

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Best story of the day

This young man spent quite awhile chasing this poor bunny during the
wildfire near his home. As you can see, he finally caught and took it
to safety. The best story of the day or maybe week!!!
We hate to think about how many burned to death!!!

Ed (Secessionist) Langan takes on Oliveira in District 3

   Ed Langan of Murphys, a Tea Party fanatic, State of Jefferson Secessionist, friend of Vickie

Total incompetence at City of Angels Camp--Rescind the charter!!

   Mary Kelly at the City of Angels Camp is now having her employees drive around threatening people

Three dead in school shooting

   Three people are dead, including the gunman and 15 others are injured in a school shooting in New Mexico.

  The school has been evacuated.

Throw OUT all GOP candidates for office!!!

   Both locally, statewide and nationally we need to eliminate the GOP candidates from office.

   Supervisors, Assembly, State Senate and Congress all need cleaning out. The toilet bowl overfloweth, as their evangelistic crowds would say. P U!!


Senator Al Franken resigns

     Al Franken, 66 year old popular Senator from Minnesota has resigned, and as he did, he mentioned that "there is some irony" in his departure "while a man sits in the Oval Office

Something's wrong with Trump--slurring words

   Could it  be that Trump has had a mild stroke or some type of brain impairment which is

Glencoe man arrested

  On December 6, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Valentin Cisneros (45) of Glencoe at his residence on Three Cent Flat Road.

   He was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Prohibited Ammunition and Bringing a Firearm into the Jail, both felonies, and for being Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance, a misdemeanor. He also had outstanding warrants from other locations.

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day December 7

Collision in Mountain Ranch

   December 7, 2017 at 9:20 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Garibaldi Street in Mountain Ranch.

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

Fires in Southern California

  As of December 7, 2017 the Thomas Fire in Ventura County has burned over 90,000 acres and taken 73 homes, plus some

Traffic collision on Hwy 26

   December 7, 2017 at 9 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported between a Fritos truck and a Ford sedan on Hwy 26 between Mokelumne Hill and Glencoe.

    CHP indicates there are no injuries. A tow truck is responding to the scene.

Trump Jr. says 'attorney client privelege'???

   Since neither Trump nor JR. is an attorney, we aren't sure what JR thought he was doing when he refused to answer about what he told his father

Senate has to throw Franken under the bus..

   The fact is that Al Franken is being thrown under the Senate bus to make room for a

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

EarthJustice...because the Earth needs a good lawyer!!!

Mad Money's Cramer says Bitcoin is like VEGAS

   Yesterday Jim Cramer complained again about Bitcoin now being over $12,000. He said 'you might as well go to Vegas and gamble'.

   I think most of us are aware that anything in the stock market is a big gamble. It seems funny for Cramer to pick out Bitcoin alone!

Grace is selling her '57 Chevy Bel Air

   If you are a child of the '50's you know that the '57 Chevy Bel Air is a classic.  In fact, my first car was a '57 turquoise and white beauty.   Many times I wished

Three car collision on Hwy 4

   UPDATE:  Hwy 4 in now cleared.

Most unpopular Congressman EVER--Protests !!!

   Yet another protest was held at Congressman McClintocks office in Roseville yesterday.  They were protesting tax breaks McClintock wants for the 1% top.

Thomas Fire in Ventura County

  As of December 6, 2017 at 7 AM the Thomas Fire in Ventura County is 65,000 acres, with 0 containment.

   They never had enough men

Joe Scarborough nails it!!

   On Morning Joe, the most popular and politically challenging TV show early in the AM, Steve Bannon, Trump and Roy Moore

"White Christmas" has sad story

   Bing Crosby's "White Christmas" is probably the most popular Christmas song of all time, but did you know it was written by

Railroad Flat man arrested

   On December 2, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Donald Lee Tarrance (67) at his residence in Railroad Flat.

   Tarrance was booked int the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Possession of Prohibited Ammunition, a felony.

Callaway gets candidate to split Republicans

   Ed Langan recently has been quoted as a candidate against Michael Oliveira for 2018 District 3 Supervisor in Calaveras County.

   This is just what Callaway wanted; someone else in the Republican right-wing to divide Oliveiras gun toting, anti-cannabis, hard-drinking crowd.  Good luck, Mr. Langan; you're playing right into the Democrats hands!

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Big rig dangles off I-5

   A big rig swerved to avoid hitting a pickup on I-5 around 5:45 AM today and ended up with the cab dangling off the edge.

   The trailers blocked three lanes of traffic during the morning rush in Stockton near Pershing

Hit and run in Arnold

   December 5, 2017 at 1 PM:  A hit and run was reported by a vehicle who said another car was chasing them on Blagen Road and then struck them and left the scene.

   CHP is responding to the scene. No injuries have been indicated.

Fire in Ventura County explodes

  December 5, 2017 at 9 AM this morning the Thomas Fire, which was reported around 6:30 PM on December 4, 2017 is 45,000 acres.

   Massive evacuations are taking place, all schools are closed and Hwy 150 and Hwy 33 are closed in the area. So far, 150 homes are reportedly destroyed.

Jeannette Willard of West Point

   An essence of kindness, a spirit of Christmas, has passed. On November 28, 2017 Jeannette Willard died at her forest home of 40 years in West Point.

Bones found at Old Franke Mine Road address

   After an arrest by Angels Camp Police, a search warrant was served at the residence of

Trees blow out power in Ebbetts Pass

   A total of 27 trees went down in Calaveras County, mostly dead bug trees.  7 went down in Arnold on Blagen Road and the power was out for about 2 hours.

   Calaveras Supervisor Chair recognized the Road department at the Board meeting on December 5, 2017, for quickly removing the trees from the roadways.

Stolen car recovered in West Point pursuit

   On December 1, 2017 around 6 PM a suspect fled a traffic stop and was later located on Sawyer Road in West Point.

   Arrested and booked

Spike strips catch Calaveras deputy in San Andreas

   On December 1, 2017 at approximately 11:30 PM the Calaveras Sheriff's Office pursued a BMW with expired plates, which headed east on Hwy 26.

   Spike strips were deployed on Hwy 26

Monday, December 4, 2017

Thank you Billy Bush

   Over the weekend Trump began denying that he ever made the statements on tape about grabbing a woman's p****! More FAKE NEWS from this lying White House!!!

   Billy Bush got so mad, he wrote an op-ed, re-iterating that Trump is LYING again. He was right there when Trump said them. It is TRUMP!!!  Thank you Billy Bush!!

One who doesn't believe about Corey Burnell

My oh my. Who could he be interviewing here?
Tom McClintock, like-minded????
   We received a comment about Corey Burnell, asking for proof that he is a White Separatist

CVS buying Aetna

   A drug store buying an insurance company?  Of course, and it is costing CVS plenty.

   A value of $69 billion has been placed on the deal between CVS and Aetna Insurance. It should close in 2018.

Kaepernick wins another award

   The ACLU has honored Colin Kaepernick with another award; the

Cannabis at Bret Harte Theater tonite

Don't worry Mary, Mary!
Everyone knows you will
still run everything and
everyone, even with a
new CAO.
   The Angels Camp City Council will hold a Special Meeting tonight, December 4, 2017 at the Bret Harte Theater.

   The meeting begins at 6 PM and of course, it's about cannabis.  Also on the agenda is approving a
new staircase for Finnegan Lane.  Firman Brown, however, says they need an escalator.

More FAKE news...from the White House

   Trump is in trouble for his recent tweet, admitting he knew that Flynn had lied to the FBI when he asked Comey

UPDATE: Heidi adopted!!! Adopt sweet Heidi... the Calaveras Animal Services in San Andreas...

Overturned vehicle in Clements

   December 4, 2017 at 6:30 AM:  An overturned vehicle has been reported at Hwy 88 and Liberty Road in Clements.

  No injuries have been indicated. CHP is responding to the scene.

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Collision at Silver Lake

   December 3, 2017 at 3 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Kays Road, just off Hwy 88 at Silver Lake.

   No injuries have been indicate. CHP is responding.

Three ghosts of Trump!!

   Every week Saturday Night Live gets better and better. With Flynn in chains, Trump scrunched his mouth up even tighter last night during the Ghosts skit.

   Finally, Hillary appeared saying "Lock him UP!"  "Lock him UP!" Good stuff!!

Only three things cannot be long hidden...

James Comey replied to Trumps tweet about him admitting knowing
Flynn lied to the FBI, by quoting Buddha
"Three things cannot be so long hidden; the sun, the moon and the TRUTH!"

Lock him UP!!!

Chains required on Hwy 4, Hwy 88

  December 3, 2017 at 7:10 AM:  Caltrans is requiring chains on all vehicles without 4 wheel drive at Camp Connell on Hwy 4. Chains are required on Hwy 88 at Ham's station.

   Drive carefully!!

49ers in 'brrr' Chicago today--Raiders at home

   The 49ers are in Chicago today to play the Bears. The Niners are 1-10 for the season.

   The Oakland Raiders are at home to play the New York Giants today.

What does a Trump do???

  Just what does a Trump do when his favorite Homey becomes a Snitch??

   This morning he began denying that he ever asked Comey to stop his investigation of Flynn!!

If your birthday is today, December 3....

  .....  you share it with metal singer Ozzy Osbourne, actress Julianne Moore, singer Andy Williams and actor Brendan Fraser.

   Happy Birthday!

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Jim Nabors dies

   Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV, but could sing opera beautifully, has died. He was 87.

   He was living in Hawaii at the time of his death.

Friday, December 1, 2017

White House maintenance calls for extermination

   Maintenance orders may be written in a code like manner lately???

   It has been made public that maintenance reports cockroaches and vermin are living in the White House!!  Hmmmmm!  We could have told them that in January!

Let's see now....Nixon tried to say

   Going back to Nixon, he tried to say at first that he knew nothing about anyone breaking into

Is Candyrock gun range tied to child PORN???

   After receiving a press release from the Calaveras Sheriff that they have been investigating and have now arrested two in Hathaway Pines, near Candyrock shooting range, of allegedly possessing Child PORN,

VP Pence: Head of Trump transition team

  Now that Flynn has agreed to tell all he knows to Mueller, where does that leave

Why fat Nazi's love their leaf blowers....

Burglary at Valley Springs 76 station

  According to Calaveras Sheriff deputies on November 30, 2017 at approximately 1:30 AM several thousand dollars worth of cigarettes and lottery tickets were stolen from the

Valley Springs man accused of sex crime

   On November 30, 2017 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Jacob Austin King (24) of Valley Springs at the Sheriff's Office lobby.

   King was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Having sex with a Minor, a felony, and for Sending or possessing obscene material and Selling or renting harmful matter, both misdemeanors.

"Moron" in the White House!!

   After Trump again denounced minorities, saying the two border agents were attacked by illegal immigrants, he was again proved to be a liar.

    Apparently one man died and the other was injured after they fell over a bridge abutment only the concrete below in the dark.    Mr. Tillerson, there is a "moron" in the White House!!!

Immigrant in SF found NOT GUILTY

   The hateful racist rants that Trump and his 'deplorable' followers have continually sounded apparently did not fall upon the ears of the jury in the SF case.

Flynn FLIPS!!! This is BIG! WOW!!!

   This entire year, the investigative reporting about the Trump regime has been right on, over and over again.

     Now we wee that "Lock her up" singer himself,