Friday, July 28, 2017

Trump breaks 150 year old tradition.

    It's been 150 years since any President has broken with this tradition.

    The Trumps have NO PETS!!  It may be due to the fact that he is a germ-ophobe.

Fatal Collision in Ione

   July 28, 2017 at 6:55 PM:  CHP is at the scene of a fatal collision on Hwy 124 and Waterman Road where a pickup ran off the roadway and overturned.

   An investigation into the crash is ongoing at this time. Two passengers were taken to local hospitals.  They had to close Hwy 124 to allow choppers to land.

Traffic collision in Pioneer

   July 28, 2017 at 6:50 PM:  A vehicle ran off Hwy 88 near Omo Ranch Road in Pioneer and crashed.

   An ambulance, along with CHP are responding to the scene.

Earthquake hits just off California coast

   At 5:02 PM on July 28, 2017 an earthquake hit just off the coast of California near Eureka.

   The earthquake was 5.1 magnitude. No reports of injuries or damage.

Is Trump on METH???

   A 70+ year old man who can't sleep, writes things from the White House that often make no sense, is clearly hyper-active, and makes enemies on a daily basis.

   We think that is a sign of some type of drug in the body, affecting the mind. Today he got rid of Reince Priebus as Chief of Staff and put in a Marine General instead! HUH??? It could very well be Meth!!  Let's demand a thorough blood test of all drugs in Trumps system.

Car runs off Hwy 108 and down embankment

   UPDATE:  Major injuries resulted from this collision. 

Bring back the "Calaveras Guardian!"

We consider the black bears
to be the guardian of our forests.
It is a lifetime of bad luck to kill
a black bear and no respectable
person would want to!!
They're majestic!!
   After many requests, we have decided to bring back what was once a regular weekly column when the Sierra Sentinel was in print form.

   For this column we will take volunteer

Daughter of a Pastor: Scaramucci is 'colorful'?

   Sarah Huckabee is the daughter of a prominent pastor and past Presidential candidate, and she is always promoting her religious

Official FAKE News: From the White House!!

   Trump got cheers from police officers when he recommended they 'rough up' their prisoners a little more.  He was referring to those who are minorities which he detests.

   We don't know if any of our local cops were at that rally, but we are aware how racist and supportive of Trump's policies they are. 

SNL gets a 'Mooch"

See Mooch and Chump together for the first time on SNL

Letter to the Editor: Why are Republicans so full of hate??

   Dear Editor:

   I try to pay attention to politics in my limited time for cable news, etc. but I've been really in a quandary over why the Republicans want to get

Detwiler Fire now 75% contained

  After nearly 82,000 acres have burned, Cal Fire reports that the Detwiler Fire in Mariposa County is now 75% contained.

   63 homes were destroyed, 13 more

Look at these adorable cuties!

Ready for their forever homes. Go visit the Calaveras Animal
Services in San Andreas.

Fatal collision on Hwy 120

   On July 27, 2017 at approximately 2:30 PM Arthe Dubois (79) of Oakhurst was driving a 1999 Chevy pickup on Hwy 120 east of

Don't leave your DOG home locked in a cage!!

  It could be very dangerous for your dog if it is left outside at home in a cage. Be cautious and take it with you when you leave.  Anything could take place in your absence!

   No one wants to have anything bad happen to their dog, or anyone else's, do they??? Stay safe and keep your dog safer!! Of course, most tell us that if you never would do anything bad to anyone else's beloved pet, you have no worries, so relax!

ACPD: " Another Day at the Office????"

Russell Cline
   Angels Camp Police Department (yes, they still call themselves that) issued a Press Release titled "Another Day at the Office."

   After reading the release, we have to wonder what on earth they are referring to.  Perhaps

The "Maverick" John McCain is a hero AGAIN!

While Mitch McConnell stands staring at him, John McCain
gives him the THUMBS DOWN!!!
   Mitch McConnell insisted that John McCain come back to Washington, even though he had just had surgery and a diagnosis of brain cancer.

   He did, and in the middle