Thursday, August 3, 2017

Car vs. tree in Linden

   August 3, 2017 at 7 PM:  A car reportedly left Hwy 26 and hit a tree near Duncan Road in Linden.

   Emergency personnel are responding to the scene. Be cautious if in the area.

HorseSpeak to host Valley Springs Business Association

  On August 11, 2017 the CowGirl Up ranch and HorseSpeak will host the Valley Springs Business Association for a monthly mixer.

    The ranch is located on Arapaho Road in Burson. It is from 6 to 7:30 PM.

Lightning strike near Hogan Dam

  August 3, 2017 @ 6:50 PM:  A lightning strike has been reported near Hogan Dam and Rancho Calaveras.

   Fire personnel are responding to a plume of smoke indicated in the area.

To Mr. BigPot McmAnus; Stay away or I will!!

   We received a comment about Mr. BigPot McManus regarding his using churches to make money and how tired

City of Angels (Camp) denies tax rumors???

  We received an anonymous tip from someone inside City of Angels offices that 'there have been no actions to raise taxes and in fact, that was voted down

Trump again on vacation???

  After telling Congress to stay in Washington D.C. and work on the health bill, Trump said he is leaving the White House to go on vacation for the August recess.

   When Obama was in office, Trump complained and complained about every time Obama took any time off with his family.  Funny how now he is much much worse!!

A visit from Leslie Davis, Assessor

   It's always nice to visit with Leslie Davis, Calaveras County Assessor, who is such a busy lady fulfilling her county job and community activities. She has been hosting an Assessors state meeting at Ironstone and we appreciated her taking the time to answer some questions.

   We asked Davis about the property tax increases some are complaining about. She explained that the 2% per year limit and how it is based on what is happening around your specific property. She also welcomed anyone to call her office at 754-6356 to ask any questions about your assessment.

Cyber bullying on trial...guilty of assisting suicide??

    In a not so unusual case of cyber-bullying, a young woman was convicted of assisting in the suicide of a young man.

    She had persisted in harassing, bullying, and encouraging him to kill himself through text-messaging.  Her case is being appealed, but if upheld, it could change cyber-bullying to a crime nationwide and even possibly worldwide.

Don't leave your pets with the kids...

..cause kids spill things and will use your magic markers to make
the dalmation look like a Christmas tree!

Sonny Landreth at Twisted Oak

  August 12, 2017 at 7:30 PM is the final concert of the season at Twisted Oak Winery in Vallecito.

   Sonny Landreth will be the performer. Call 736-9080 for tickets or info.


Arnold Arts and Crafts Festival coming to Arnold

  Labor Day weekend, the annual Arnold Arts and Crafts Festival will be held.

  Don't miss it!!

The magic number is 33!!!

   That's Trumps approval rating as of August 2, 2017. 

Sunset hike to Cougar Rock

  On August 5, 2017 the Arnold Rim Trail will hold a guided hike to Cougar Rock just before sunset.

  Come to the Valley View parking lot before 6:20 PM. The group leaves around 6:35 PM.