Thursday, June 15, 2017

Major injuries in Acampo crash

   June 15, 2017 at 6:45 PM:  Four CHP are at the scene of a collision on Lower Sacramento Road at Woodbridge Road in the Acampo area.

    One person had to be extricated and is suffering major injuries.

Bigfoot Tiny D*** spotted again...

   Somewhere in Calaveras.  With his bushy white fur on top and albino eyes, we are told he was actually wearing

Trump couldn't wait 24 hours

    Trump was back 'tweeting' his 'tweeter' less than 24 hours after a shooting, insulting Mueller, Clinton, Dems, and anyone who  disagrees with him.

    This is sad. As Chelsea Handler 'tweeted' today,. Trump will likely end up in one of the very institutions he so despises.

Letter to the Editor: Budget in Calaveras

   Dear Editor:

    It seems that every year the county goes through budget hearings and we have either a new CAO in Calaveras or new Supervisors.

   So they talk about the same

Traffic collision in Murphys

   UPDATE:  Minor injuries resulted from this collision per CHP.

   June 15, 2017 at 1:40 PM:  A traffic

What does a Dirty Cop do with all the Spare Time????

Vice-President Pence forced to hire private attorney

    Richard Cullen, a private attorney in DC, has been retained by Vice-President Mike Pence due to the new investigation into Obstruction of Justice and Abuse of Power by Trump.

   Special Counsel Meuller is questioning all those close to Trump and Pence was forced to get a lawyer to defend him.

Calaveras Supervisors question budget???

   Calaveras Supervisors  wrapped up their 2017-18 Budget Session today, but it isn't clear if they made any hard decisions.

   They all seemed to waiver back and forth about hiring freezes, fees, etc.  Always campaigning for their next election instead of taking care of the people. Garamendi appeared to be the only one with positive ideas for handling the budget problems.  Will the others listen???

Brush Fire at Hwy 99 and Farmington Road

   June 15, 2017 at 1:15 PM:  A grass and brush fire has been reported at Hwy 99 and Hwy 4 or Farmington Road in Stockton.
   Fire personnel are responding. Be cautious if headed that way.

Wells Fargo now embroiled in new scandal

   It seems that Wells Fargo was simply allowing local departments to run rampant on consumers.

   Now it has been announced that they are trying to tamp down a scandal in their mortgage departments. We'll have more details as they are released.

Collision in Escalon

   June 15, 2017 at 12:45 PM:  A collision has been reported on Escalon Bellota Road at Lone Tree Road in Escalon.

   CHP and an ambulance are responding to the scene.

FBI re-arrest Mormon sect leader Jeffs

   After nearly a year on the loose after escaping in 2016, Bishop Jeffs of the fundamentalist Mormon Church was caught in South Dakota last night.

   Jeffs was facing charges of child sex charges regarding his young wives.

New Jail roof leaks????

   We have heard of various problems with the new Calaveras County Jail construction, but at today's 2017-18 budget hearings Supervisor Tofanelli asked about it.

   Tofanelli says the roof leaks and he feels all these problems are original contractor related and the building should have never been signed off. Nothing was decided. We still owe $29 million on the debt.

Car off Obyrnes Ferry Road

   June 15, 2017 at 6:15 AM:  A car has reportedly run off Obyrnes Ferry Road in Copperopolis.

   One person has minor injuries per CHP. A tow truck has been dispatched to the scene.