Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Gold Fire in San Andreas

Photo by Glenn Moore
  UPDATE:  CalFire reports that the Gold Fire is 100% contained.  It reached 22 acres.

UPS truck in Sutter Creek crash

   July 5, 2017 at 5 PM:  A UPS truck is blocking Sutter Creek Road at Pine Gulch Road in Sutter Creek after a crash.

     Emergency personnel, including an ambulance, are responding

Meet and Greet Congressional candidate

   Jessica Morse, a candidate for Congress will hold a Meet and Greet in Murphys at the Gold Country Coffee Roasters on July 12, 2017 from 4 to 5:30 PM.

   Morse is a National Security Strategist with over a decade in the Defense and State Departments.

Letter to the Editor: What is patriotism??

   Dear Sierra Sentinel:

    Over the many years of my life I have struggled with the fact that our government, regardless of who is in the White House, seems to make us feel guilty if we don't like

Swatting wasps leads to garage fire

   A central valley man was swatting at wasps in his garage on the 4th when he accidentally struck one of his fireworks, which exploded.

   The fireworks then set his garage on fire.


Stockton woman gets even with ex

  Yesterday it was reported that a Stockton woman, angry with her ex, set her car on fire and drove it into his home.

   Apparently no one was injured.  Seems like there are better things to do on the 4th.

Lodi man severely injured when fireworks explode

   A 55 year old man with fireworks, saw them explode inside his car.

   Both he and the car were severely injured.  Fireworks are dangerous.

Hyundai vs. tree on Hwy 4

   July 5, 2017 at 6 AM:  A Hyundai reportedly left Hwy 4 and hit a tree around 4 AM about a mile from Mosquito Lake.

   CHP, an ambulance and a tow truck are responding to the scene.