Sunday, May 28, 2017

"The Long Strange Trip"

    A movie about the Grateful Dead, "The Long Strange Trip" is coming to the big screen.

   It opened in New York and Los Angeles this weekend.

Boat vs jet ski at Modesto Reservoir

   UPDATE:  One teen has reportedly died from injuries received in this collision.

Car vs. motorcycle near Hwy 4

   May 28, 2017 at 2:10 PM:  CHP and an ambulance are en route to Mariposa road near Carpenter Road, not far from the large Reeve Trucking yard between Hwy 4 and Hwy 99.

   A car and a motorcycle collided at that location. It is blocking the roadway, so be cautious if in that area.

Abraham Lincoln Civil War Document -- FOR SALE!!

At auction, from 1861,
valued at over $150,000

Adopt a beautiful pet...

Like this one, at the Calaveras Animal Shelter
in San Andreas

ATV collision at Lake Camanche

   May 28, 2017 at 10:20 AM:  A ATV collision has been reported on Buena Vista Road at Lake Camanche.

   A four-year-old is injured. An ambulance is en route to the scene.


79 foot Blue Whale in Marin

  A 79 foot blue whale has washed up in Marin County after suffering injuries from being struck by a boat, according to authorities.

Elvis' jet sold

   Elvis Presley's private jet sat on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years.

   It has now been auctioned to a buyer who paid $430,000 for the plane.

Veteran and recent college grad killed in Portland

Friends and family members formed a circle of flowers for
the veteran and a college grad stabbed to death after
attempting to intervene in a hate speech tirade against
women and religion on a Portland train.

Spiral galaxy

  NASA's photo of the day, a spiral galaxy NGC 6744, 175,000 light years across, larger than the Milky Way.

Baseball Hall of Famer Jim Bunning dies

   Jim Bunning, former Senator from Kentucky and baseball Hall of Famer, has died at age 85.

   He left the Senate in 2010 due to tensions with fellow Republican Party members.

Cow on Hwy 108 in Jamestown

   May 28, 2017 at 6:35 AM:  A cow has been reported on Hwy 108 at Hwy 120 in Jamestown.

   Be cautious until CHP can clear the roadway.