Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Ranch Fire grows

  UPDATE:  The Ranch Fire evacuations have been lifted. The fire is holding in size.

House fire in Arnold

 UPDATE at 11:05 PM:  All members of the family have been accounted for.

 UPDATE at 10:20 PM: They have the structure surrounded.

Calaveras Judge Grant Barrett resigns???

   We just received an anonymous tip that Calaveras Superior Court Judge Grant Barrett has resigned.

   We don't have any other details, but will try to confirm or deny the comment.

Car hits boulders on Hwy 26

   July 26, 2017 at 5:15 PM:  A car reportedly hit boulders that rolled onto Hwy 26 at Paloma Road.

   CHP and a tow truck are responding to the scene.

Ranch Fire in El Dorado County grows

  UPDATE:  The acreage quickly went to 90 acres.  It was originally believed this started in Amador County, but is now listed as El Dorado County.

   July 26, 2017 at 5:10 PM:  Per CalFire the Ranch Fire

Watch for speeding car in Angels Camp

   July 26, 2017 at 3:05 PM:  A speeding car weaving in and out of traffic was just reported on Hwy 49 in the area of Middleton's Shopping Center.

   CHP is en route to the area.

Fire in Mt. Aukum area

   July 26, 2017 at 2:45 PM:  A vegetation fire has been reported off Ranch Road in Amador County. This is near Mt. Aukum and is being called the Ranch Fire.

 Fire personnel are en route to the scene. Avoid the area.  This fire is approximately 15 acres. Air attack is coming from Columbia.

Bears just wanna be bears!!!

And bears just wanna have fun!!

American Legion's Boys State--Military right-wing boot camp??

   We've spoken with and read articles written by youngsters around 16 about their experience with or understanding of, Boys State.

   Run by the American Legion,

Three vehicle Collision in Plymouth

   July 26, 2017 at 12:30 PM:  A traffic collision involving three vehicles has been reported at Hwy 49 and Hwy 16 in Plymouth.

   CHP is en route. There is debris in the roadway. A tow truck is responding.

Spin-out in Jamestown

   July 26, 2017 at 10:55 AM:  A woman reportedly spun out on Jamestown Road at Golf Links Road in front of Mother Lode Gun Club.

   CHP and a tow truck are en route to the scene, where the vehicle is partially blocking the roadway.


Is " BigPot" McmAnus honorable?? Some churchmembers ask???

   UPDATE;  We now have a large collection of people who say they gave him money, including pastors and want to know if he is a 501c3 or what?

 Is "BigPot" Bill McmAnus a religious man?

Calaveras District 3 Supervisor holding Shooting contest

Just think how proud you will be of your
child when they bring home a dead squirrel!!
   We have been told by someone who says they are an insider with the Calaveras District 3 Supervisor Oliveira re-election campaign, that a surprise is in store for children.

   Oliveira, it seems, wants to make sure all children from 3 and up are ready to protect themselves,

Traffic collision on Hwy 4

   July 26, 2017 at 8:45 AM : A car has reportedly overturned into a ditch at Hwy 4 and Jack Tone Road below Farmington.

   An ambulance and other emergency personnel are responding to the scene.

Rosa Calderon Pot Luck

Another 1000 acres lost in Detwiler Fire

   As of 6:30 PM on July 25, 2017 CalFire reported that the Detwiler Fire had grown another 1000 acres.

   The total acreage is now 80,000 and the containment is 65%.  The number of homes lost is still 63 per the report.