Sunday, September 30, 2018

Multi-vehicle collision in Twain Harte

   September 30, 2018 at 5:10 PM:  A multi-vehicle traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 108 at Twain Harte Drive in Twain Harte.

   One vehicle apparently came off the overcrossing. No injuries have been indicated.

Traffic collision in Linden

   September 30, 2018 at 2:15 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 26 at Duncan Road in Linden.

   It isn't known if there are injuries. Two tow trucks are responding.

Grass Fire in Glencoe

   UPDATE at 4 PM: Hwy 26 is open.

Matt Damon as Brett Kavanaugh on SNL

The FREAKY calendar
   Matt Damon is much too handsome to look as nasty and hateful and mean as Kavanaugh

Why does Trump fight for Kavanaugh? Simple!

    There is a simple reason why Trump is fighting so hard to help Kavanaugh get to the Supreme

You just have time....

  If you want to catch the Dodgers/ Giants game today around noon, you just have time to make it to the stadium.

   This is the end of the season. Better luck next year, Giants.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Traffic collision in Sutter Creek

   September 29, 2018 at 3:20 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Ridge Road in Sutter Creek.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Motorcycle collision in West Point

    September 29, 2018 at 11:05 AM:  A motorcycle has reportedly crashed on Bald Mountain Road near Hwy 26 in West Point.

  Emergency personnel are responding.


Overturned car on Mountain Ranch Road

   September 29, 2018 at 8:30 AM:  A car is reportedly overturned on Mountain Ranch Road near Willow Springs Road outside San Andreas.

  No injuries have been indicated. A tow truck has been dispatched.

Car runs off Hwy 4

   UPDATE:  CHP has revised this to a non-injury collision.

September 29, 2018 at 8:15 AM:  A Honda

Would you have the guts?

An amazing and promising day for women's rights and
  After Senator Jeff Flake released a statement that he would be voting IN FAVOR of Kavanaugh getting on the Supreme Court, he was confronted by a woman, who held the elevator door open and asked him to look at her.

   An assault survivor and Mexican American from California, she was interviewed on MSNBC this morning. Would you have the guts to confront a Senator like that; your right as an American and a woman?

Friday, September 28, 2018

No guns sold to under age 21

 As of 2019, California will not allow any guns to be sold to anyone under the age of 21.

   Jerry Brown has signed the bill that changes the legal age for purchasing firearms. Thank you, Jerry Brown and state legislators!

Letter to the Editor: Debate at Bret Harte High School

   Dear Editor:

   I found the debate tonight at Bret Harte HS to be somewhat

PG&E collision with Ford Explorer

  September 28, 2018 at 2:55 PM:  A PG&E truck has reportedly collided with a ford Explorer  on Hwy 49 in Martell.

   No injuries have been indicated.

Supervisor Oliveira! Keep sending Preston out!

   Everyone knows that Calaveras District 3 Supervisor is not the brightest bulb in the

CCWD General Manager leaving

   Dave Eggerton, CCWD's General Manager is leaving for a new job at the Association of California Water Agencies as Executive Director.

   CCWD is expected to appoint an interim GM soon.

New Angels Camp Police Chief--Calaveras Sheriff contracted

  On Tuesday October 2, 2018 the City of Angels Camp will approve hiring a new Police

Traffic collision on Hwy 88

   September 28, 2018 at 1:45 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 88 at Kirkwood.

   An air ambulance is responding to the scene.

UPS truck in collision

   September 28, 2018 at 1:40 PM:  A UPS truck has reportedly been involved in a collision at Calaveritas Road and Fricot City Road in San Andreas.

  No injuries were indicated, but tow trucks were dispatched for both the UPS truck and the Hyundai.

Truck on fire in Jamestown

   UPDATE:  The fire was in a pickup pulling a trailer. The fire is now

FBI will continue to investigate Kavanaugh

   Senator Jeff Flake has made a motion to move the nominee to the floor with the condition that the FBI will continue to investigate the allegations against Kavanaugh.

   They needed Jeff Flake's vote to move the nomination to the floor.  It was a backroom deal!

Motorcycle collision in Mokelumne Hill

   September 28, 2018 at 10:30 AM:  A motorcycle collision has been reported on Hwy 49 near Big Bar in Mokelumne Hill.

   A woman is apparently injured. An ambulance is responding.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

American Bar Association says "Hold Everything!"

    The American Bar Association, who had previously approved of Kavanaugh's appointment to

You'rrrreeee FIRED!!

   The hearings on Kavanaugh were not going in the Republicans favor when Chair Grassley

Kavanaugh FELL off the bus, DRUNK???

   In a late question, Kavanaugh was asked about a statement one of his classmates made about him being so drunk one night, he actually fell

There is NOTHING, no reality show or anything...

  Nothing can compare in drama, corruption, sickness or filthy lying like live dirty politicians trying to confirm a man who refuses to allow an FBI investigation.

   The live video of the Kavanaugh hearing is unbelievable. ONE is lying between Kavanaugh and Dr. Ford!  He flatly refuses to allow an FBI investigation. HE is terrified of what they may find.

Collison on Sheep Ranch Road

    September 27, 2018 at 9 AM:  An Escalade reportedly left Sheep Ranch Road hit a gate and fence and went down a steep embankment in the Mountain Ranch area.

  A tow truck was dispatched to recover the vehicle. No injuries have been indicated.

Arnold resident Uphoff arrested

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff's office, on September 21, 2018 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Jim Charles Uphoff (60) of Lakemont

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Design Review screws everything up!

   Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira has been, along with his cohort Muetterties, to put Design Review

Printer to donate to non-profit

   The Sierra Sentinel is offering to donate the printer used to print both the

Valley Springs man arrested

   On September 24, 2018 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Cody Lee Ponder (27) of Valley Springs, on Rose Street.

    Ponder was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Assault

Adopt a nice kitty... the Calaveras Animal Shelter CAT HOUSE
in San Andreas

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Pedestrian injured in Double Springs

  According to a CHP report, on September 24, 2018 around 3:10 PM Bruce Melendez (11) of Valley Springs was struck by a vehicle as he attempted to cross Hwy 12 in Double Springs.

   Fortunately, injuries were minor.

Buddy Gene Odekirk (Odie), Legendary for magic

    Buddy Gene Odekirk   (Odie) passed away on Thursday, September 20, 2018 surrounded

More campaigning by DiBasilio

   Candidate for Sheriff, DiBasilio, came to the Calaveras Supervisors meeting podium

Reinke is a joke!!!

This is Vickie Reinke!  She is the main right-wing extremist joke
who attends Calaveras Supervisor meetings and loves
Trump, Mills and Clapp!!

Don't Forget!! Register and VOTE!!

Traffic hazard on Hwy 4

   September 25, 2018 at 6:30 AM: Some type of traffic hazard has been reported on Hwy 4 near Moran Road.  We aren't sure if this is upper Moran in Arnold or in Avery.

  Be cautious if headed that way. No CHP unit has yet arrived.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Harvest Moon starts tonight!


Sirius XM buying Pandora

   Expected to close in 2019, Sirius XM has agreed to buy Pandora.

   The deal is worth $3.5 billion.

Dora Elizabeth (Wilson) Geto

    Born May 30, 1928 to George and Ella Wilson, Dora Elizabeth (Wilson) Geto

Two vehicles collide in Copperopolis

   September 24, 2018 at 7:35 PM:  Two vehicles reportedly collided on Obyrnes Ferry Road and Copper Cove Drive in Copperopolis.

   Minor injuries are indicated. A tow truck is responding.

Family disgrace, outrage, shame, scandal and dishonor

   If you have caused your family to suffer from disgrace, dishonor, shame and scandal has followed

Overturned vehicle in Avery

   September 24, 2018 at 2:10 PM:  A vehicle has reportedly overturned at Douds Landing and Love Creek Road in Avery.

   No injuries were indicated. A tow truck is responding.

Traffic collision in Sonora

   September 24, 2018 at 1:40 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported in front of a car lot on Mono Way in Sonora.

    An ambulance is responding to the incident.

Grass fire in Copperopolis

   UPDATE at 1:40 PM:  Apparently they got the fire out. Other units are

Vehicle vs. pedestrian in Volcano

   September 24, 2018 at 1:25 PM:  A car struck a pedestrian on Shake Ridge Road in Volcano.

   An ambulance is responding due to major injuries.

Murphys woman arrested at Ironstone

  On September 23, 2018 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Carol Anne Gordon (73) of Murphys

Real meeting began AFTER film cut off!! GABA questioned!

   Seems to be a conspiracy to destroy what was once a reputable business association in Arnold,

Supervisor Oliveira and the Muetterties are destroying GABA??


    With only right wing politicians allowed on

Tiger wins!!

  It was electrifying, not something we often talk about regarding golf, but yesterday was different.

  TIGER Woods, followed around by a large crowd of fans,  playing an outstanding game, winning like he used to before all his back trouble.

Another alarming sexual allegation of Kavanaugh

   A Colorado woman has come public with an allegation about Trump's Supreme Court

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Oak Fire conditions improve

   As of 1:30 PM on September 23, 2018 CalFire reports that the Oak Fire in Yosemite is coming under containment slowly but surely.

   Total acres burned now is 390 and it is now 30% contained. Evacuations are still in place.

Car through fence on Fricot City Road

   September 23, 2018 at 12:50 PM:  A car reportedly left Fricot City Road and went through a fence into a field.

   No injuries are indicated. A tow truck is responding.

Car vs pole at Camanche

   September 23, 2018 at 12:50 PM:  Another collision reported at Camanche is a car vs. a pole on Camanche Road near Reservation Road on the Amador County side of the lake.

   No injuries were indicated. PG&E was notified.

Major injuries in Camanche crash

   September 23, 2018 at 12:40 PM:  A collision has been reported on Camanche Parkway near Lakeview Drive on the Amador side of the lake.

   Major injuries were indicated in this crash. An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Car vs Stevenot Bridge

   September 23, 2018 at 11:50 AM:  A car on Parrotts Ferry Road has struck the Stevenot Bridge.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding. Several vehicles have stopped on the bridge.

Car vs. bridge at New Melones

   September 23, 2018 at 11:45 AM: A car has reportedly struck the bridge at New Melones Reservoir.

  An ambulance and tow truck are responding.

UPDATE on Oak Fire near Yosemite

   The Oak Fire near Yosemite is now 375 acres and containment is 10%.

    This is officially in Madera County. Air support is working diligently.

Motorcycle collision in Groveland area

   September 23, 2018 at 10:35 AM:  A motorcycle has collided with another vehicle on Hwy 120 near Smith Station Road near Groveland.

   Emergency personnel are responding to the scene.

Calaveras Supervisor candidate Oliveira--NO response

  We have still received no response to our email giving Calaveras Supervisorial candidate

49ers at Kansas City

   September 23, 2018 at 10:19AM:  The Niners are in the 1st quarter of their game with the K.C. Chiefs this morning. The Chiefs scored a touchdown.

   The score is 6-0 Chiefs.

Helicopters back up on Oak Fire

  Although CalFire has not yet updated information on the Oak Fire this morning, we do notice that lunches are being prepared for the field.

   We also hear that the helicopters are back up in the air.  We will let you know when we hear the new statistics on acreage.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Tankers in the air for Oak Fire

  UPDATE at 8 PM:  Apparently all tankers have been removed for the night, even though CalFire requested they

Evacuation center in Oakhurst-Oak Fire grows

  UPDATE:  Oak Fire now estimated to be 250 acres.

Oak Fire in Ahwahnee

Photo by Terri Worthington Pack
   September 22, 2018 at 5:40 PM:  Engines from Tuolumne Calaveras Unit of CALFIRE have been sent to help

Three vehicle collision in Angels Camp

  September 22, 2018 at 5:20 PM:  A three vehicle traffic collision has been reported

Calaveras Candidate debate at Bret Harte High Theater

   On September 27, 2018 the Candidates running for office in Calaveras County will meet at the Bret Harte High School Theater for a debate.

   Although first declining to appear,

We asked Calaveras candidate Oliveira about Montgomery

  We sent an email to Calaveras County candidate Michael Oliveira to try and find out the truth about whether Elizabeth Montgomery and Jim Landry

What is Angel Oak?

  If you've seen the commercials lately that the Carolina's will survive, just like their Angel Oak survives, you've most likely

Thank you, TRUMP!

   Thanks to our gloriously racist President, TRUMP, children are now more brazen in their open

Traffic collision on Six Mile Road

   September 22, 2018 at 1:05 PM:  A Honda Gold Wing motorcycle collision has been reported on 6 Mile Road in Murphys.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Motorcycle down on Hwy 49

   September 22, 2018 at 1PM:  A fully dressed Harley Davidson has been involved in a collision on Hwy 49 near New Melones.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Is Jim Landry REALLY Elizabeth Montgomery??????

 Bi-Sexual? Transgender?  Just nuts?

   Anyone with information, please send it to us. We are investigating???

First Day of Fall, September 22, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

City of Angels Camp to appoint new Police Chief

   On Wednesday September 26, 2018 the City of Angels Camp will hold a Special City Council meeting at 5 PM at the Angels Firehouse.

   In Closed Session the agenda lists appointment of a new City Police Chief.  The name of the new Chief is not listed.

Coming to HorseSpeak....

Well, that will probably get him FIRED!

The New York Times reported today that Rob Rosenstein wanted to secretly record Trump, in order to protect the government from his crazy policies and actions.

   If that doesn't get him fired, nothing will!

"Hide those HATS, Stark!"

   When Kuntz died, Greg Stark decided he would run for Sheriff. He ordered hats with Stark

More environmental damage in the neighbors back yard!

And everyone said how bad Kuntz
was as Sheriff!  DiBasilio is
so much worse!  Openly
corrupt? What does his
wife do? Does she like it?
   After reading the phony reports the our phony Sheriff DiBasilio writes to try and convince everyone that cannabis is bad for Dennis Mills, no one in Calaveras County knows what

Two bodies found in Yosemite

   The bodies of two males have been located in Yosemite National Park within a few days of each other.

   One was a hike and the other a ranger at the park.  Causes of death have not been released.

UC Berkeley employee NorCal rapist??

Waller has worked for UC Berkeley
for over 25 years. The crimes were committed
between 1991 and 2006.
   An employee at UC Berkeley, listed as a Health and Safety Specialist, was arrested as he arrived for

51 years ago TODAY....

   As you most likely know from your GOOGLE illustration this morning, it was 51 years ago today

Perk'd UP Trump!

perka perka perka perka
   Trump tweeted last night that " Spain needs to build a wall

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Fatal collision on Hwy 99

   September 20, 2018 at 8 PM:  An overturned vehicle has been reported at Hwy 99 and Wilson Way in Stockton.  Hwy 99 is closed down

Pickup fire on Pennsylvania Gulch in Murphys

  September 20, 2018 at 7:50 PM: A pickup that apparently burned on Pennsylvania Gulch Road near Hwy 4 in Murphys

Overturned vehicle on Hwy 108

   September 20, 2018 at 7:45 PM:  An ambulance is responding to a report of an overturned car on Hwy 108 in Strawberry.

   A tow truck is also responding. Be cautious if in that area. 

Meyers Fire on Hwy 50

  The Meyers Fire on Hwy 50 has crossed the roadway and is near the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office.

   The areas around Camino are being evacuated.  First reported on Meyers Road it has reached 10 acres in size.

Collision in Jamestown

   September 20, 2018 at 2:35 PM:  A traffic collision with a pin-in has been reported on Hwy 108 at Obyrnes Ferry Road in Jamestown.

   Emergency vehicles are responding to the scene.

Pennsylvania Gulch Road is SHUT DOWN!

   UPDATE at 2:50 PM:  Fire is holding at 1 acre so far.  Allowing vehicle traffic to Woodland so that school buses can get students out of the area.  This is being referred to as the Penn IC.

Grass Fire in Murphys

  UPDATE at 2:20 PM:  Just saw the spotter plane go over Arnold headed for Murphys.  1/2 acre in size at this time, into the timber. Possible for several hundred acres, no structures threatened at this time.

   Tanker just dropped first load.

Calaveras Guardian: Supervisors like taking RIGHTS!

   At the September 18, 2018 Calaveras Supervisor meeting, the agenda had the NEW RULES for the public to follow

OP-ED: Face it: If you could LIE as a COP....

All dirty cops should be locked up!
   The fact is that if you could be given a badge to wear as a representative of law enforcement

Welcome home!!

    A woman in Oregon came home to find this female mountain lion sound asleep

Breaking News: Multiple dead in Rite Aid shooting

   Around 9 AM on September 20, 2018 authorities were called to the scene of a workplace

Lines down on Hwy 88

   September 20, 2018 at 10 AM:  Some type of lines are reportedly down on Hwy 88 at Meadow Vista Way in Pioneer.

    CHP is responding to the area. Be cautious if headed that way.

Calaveras Sheriff busts another grower

  From the photos taken by USDA this year, the cannabis grow at 150 Acorn Way in West Point

Guided hike on Arnold Rim Trail

   On Saturday September 22, 2018 there will be a guided tour to Cougar Rock at sunset, which should be a

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Arrest of MMA fighter not the first

   On September 17, 2018 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested well-known MMA fighter Nicholas "Killshot" Kohring (28) of Jenny Lind at his

Grass Fire in San Andreas

   September 19, 2018 at 5:15 PM:  A  grass fire is burning at Hwy 49 and Hwy 12 in San Andreas.

   Ground and air are attacking it now.  Less than an acre in size.

Motorhome leaking fuel on Hwy 88

   September 19, 2018 at 2:25 PM:  A motorhome has been reported on Hwy 88 near Jackson Valley Road in Jackon.

   CHP is responding to the area.

Stolen vehicle arrest in Valley Springs

   On September 18, 2018 the Calaveras Sheriff's office arrested Allen James King (49) of Harold on Dale Drive

Fire in Murphys Diggins claims one life

  Over the Spetmber 15, 2018 weekend an early morning fire in a mobile home at

CHP report on fatal motorcycle collision

   According to CHP on September 15, 2018 Lee D. Glenn (60) of Railroad Flat, was riding a 2001 Extreme Motorcycle on Railroad Flat Road south

Animal abusers should be HUNG!!

This poor little dog was found by a stranger stuffed in a bag in a
trash can.  We have seen animals shot at,

Comment from Candyrock Terrorist? Oliveira and DiBasilio??

  We got an anonymous comment from someone who apparently disliked the article about Candyrock

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Motorcycle over embankment--Possibly fatal

   UPDATE:  The Calaveras Coroner has been notified to come to the scene of the crash.

Candyrock Terrorist Gay Porn, Dirty Cop and Racist Gun Thug Club

   This is to officially notify all those who admit membership in the Candyrock Terrorist Gay Porn,

Watch for cows on Hwy 4

   September 18, 2018 at 1:45 PM:  Cows have been reported out on Hwy 4 in the Orvis Ranch area below Copperopolis.

   Be extra cautious until authorities can locate the owner and clear the roadway.

Oliveira campaigning at Board meeting

"I'm innocent!  It's not my fault!
I need another 4 years to fix
the things I screwed up the
first 4 years!"
  Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira is extremely worried about being behind in his re-

Collision in Arnold--Deer

   UPDATE:  Minor injuries resulted from this collision. The deer wasn't so lucky. Buy deer

Al Segalla says WHAT???

   While speaking in favor of clear cutting all of our forests at the September 18, 2018 Calaveras Supervisor meeting, Al Segalla made a shocking statement.

   First, he said that McClintock was a good Congressman (barf, barf!)

You're gonna LUV this one!! In Jenny Lind!!

Hey, let's go home with that stranger
over there! Nothing better to do, right?
   The Calaveras Sheriff sent out a press release regarding the response to a residence in the 6000 block of Hwy 26

Voting is the ANSWER!!!

The only way to get rid of the BADDD elected officials both at home
and around the country, Voting is the ONLY answer!!!

Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira blames Public Works!

"I did good on the Moose-Gate
Bridge, didn't I? What do you
mean it's only one way and
that is UP, UP, UP?"
   At the September 18, 2018 Calaveras Supervisors meeting changes were proposed to the

Sign at back of Calaveras Supervisors meeting

   FREE Speech!

   FREE Press!

"Dissent is NOT hate speech!" says silent speaker

  With tape over his mouth, a member of the public help up signs at the Calaveras Supervisor meeting while at the podium on September 18, 2018.

  "Trust Lost! "  " Chair seat stolen!"

Now hiring!!

   A new Amazon fulfillment center will be opening in Stockton soon and they will be hiring many new workers.

   If you are not working, we suggest that you apply for a job there. You can do it online.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Circa 1940 Arnold

Calf on Linden roadway

   September 17, 2018 at 6:45 PM:  A calf has been reported on Fine Road at Milton Road in the Linden area.

   Be cautious until CHP can locate the owner and clear the roadway.

Calaveras Supervisor Oliveira suddenly ordering BUILDING PERMITS!!

   After 4 long years of having to fight for and sometimes never getting a building permit in Calaveras County, now that Supervisor Oliveira is up

Letter to the Editor: GOP donors?

   Dear Editor:

   I heard this morning that now more big-time GOP donors are either refusing to donate

Car vs. pole on Hwy 49

   September 17, 2018 at 2:15 PM:  A car has struck a pole on Hwy 49 at Jackass Hill near Melones Reservoir.

   Appears to be an ATT pole, so they were notified it is compromised.  It isn't yet known if there are injuries.  

Rollover on Hwy 108

   UPDATE:  Fortunately, only minor injuries occurred in this collision.

Woman arrested in Burson

   On September 16, 2018 around 3 PM Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Luella Verneal Selph (64) of Martinez, on Evergreen Road in Burson.

   Selph was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged First Degree Burglary and for Manufacture, Sale, Possession of a Leaded Baton, both felonies.

Burglary arrest in Valley Springs

   On September 16, 2018 around 2:30 PM Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Leonard James Selph (53) of Valley Springs, on Evergreen Road in Burson.

   Selph was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged First degree Burglary, a felony.

Angels Camp man arrested

   On  September 15, 2018 around 12:45 AM  Angels Camp Police arrested Jason Timothy Bennett at the Visitors Center

Collision in Copperopolis

   September 17, 2018 at 9:45 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 4 at Telegraph in Copperopolis.

   CHP is responding to the scene. No injuries were indicated.

Watch for cops in Jenny Lind--What cannabis grower are they after now?

  UPDATE:  We have been told that the deputies were surrounding the home because of reported spousal abuse.  This has not yet been verified.

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Vehicle fire on Hwy 108

   September 16, 2018 at 12:25 PM:  A vehicle fire has been reported at Hwy 108 and Wigwam Drive in the Sonora area.

   Fire personnel have been dispatched to the scene. A vehicle is on its side after attempting to make a u-turn and has now caught fire.

Downtown Angels Camp improving

   Although we seldom travel through the downtown Angels Camp area, we noticed the other day

Should religion be a part of politics and government?

  On NPR this morning (my dog loves to listen to it) they were talking about whether or not any certain religions

Dear Neighbors: This is me....

   Dear Neighbors:

    This is me, you know, your now deceased local mail clerk.  I'm the one, I admit, who drinks so much I write late night letters

Tofanelli is a GERRYMANDERER?

  Everyone was aware when Tom Tryon, one time Supervisor of District 4 gerrymandered his district to get rid of Joe (his nemesis) on Poole Station Road.

   But did you know that when Tofanelli

Collision in Coulterville

   September 16, 2018 at 8:15 AM:  A traffic collision at Hwy 49 and Hwy 132 in Coulterville was reported as a woman trapped inside the vehicle.

   Both occupants are being transported to the hospital.  The male apparently has MS.

Lucky Penny not so lucky?

   Around 1 AM last night, September 16, 2018 a car struck the patio of the Lucky Penny bar on Big Trees Road in Murphys.

   No injuries were indicated, but there was damage to the building. Maybe not so lucky!

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Eddie Murphy expecting 10th child, a boy!

   Eddie Murphy and his girlfriend Paige Butcher, announced that they are expecting their second child together.

   It is Murphys' 10 child and this one is a boy!

Trump's Border Patrol serial killers???

   Trump has nothing but praise for his Border Patrol officers in Texas.  Unfortunately, he is

Pedestrian steals CHP car, chased down Hwy 99

   A woman who was detained by a CHP officer in the back of his patrol car because she was a pedestrian

Dog parade celebrates Roseville SPCA home

   The Place SPCA celebrated with a dog parade today at the opening of their brand new

Cow struck and killed in Plymouth area

   September 15, 2018 at 9:35 PM:  A cow has reportedly been struck by a pickup on Hwy 16 near Latrobe Road outside Plymouth.

   No one in the pickup was injured. Be cautious at night, as animals don't understand cars and their speed!

Bear Cub treated for burns

   A female bear cub found lying in the ashes of the Carr Fire and unable to walk due to painful

ATV collision in Mokelumne HIll

   September 15, 2018 at 6:45 PM:  An ATV collision has been reported on Jesus Maria Road in the Mokelumne Hill area.

   Emergency medical is responding to the scene.

Calaveras Supervisors want tighter rules on public

The three Calaveras Rats!
No Cannabis! No speaking!
   At the order of Gary Tofanelli and Dennis Mills, along with Clyde Clapp tagging along,

Motorcycle down on Hwy 49

   September 15, 2018 at 1 PM:  A motorcycle is reportedly down with the rider laying on Hwy 49 near Jackass Hill near Melones Reservoir.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene. Be cautious if in that area.

Help Jessica Morse on phone banks

   The Calaveras Democrats are hosting phone banks to help with the campaign for Jessica Morse, who is running against extremist

Car overturns off Hwy 49

   September 15, 2018 at 10:45 AM:  A car has reportedly overturned off of Hwy 49 near Meacham Ranch Road outside Angels Camp.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene. Injured will be airlifted from Calaveras County Airport landing zone.

Where is Supervisor Oliveira living? Not in a TV reality show here, BUB!

   Calaveras Supervisor Michael Oliveira is trying really hard to get re-elected so he can get lifetime

Gas explosions in Massachusetts

   After several utility natural gas explosions in three separate towns in

Friday, September 14, 2018

Traffic collison in Columbia

   September 14, 2018 at 8:55 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Big Hill Road in Columbia.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. One vehicle is apparently on its side, so be cautious if in the area.

Car fire on Hwy 108

   September 14, 2018 at 8:40 PM:  A car fire has been reported on Hwy 108 at Old Mono Road in Cold Springs.

   Calfire is responding to the scene.

Multi-vehicle collision near Black Oak Casino

  UPDATE at 9 PM:  Traffic is extremely backed up. Tow trucks were blocked by traffic.

Hit and run in Burson

  September 14, 2018 at 7:30 PM:  A hit and run was reported on Burson Road at Southworth Road, involving a fence and gate.

   The hit and run suspect had been seen nearly hitting other vehicles before they struck the fence. CHP and a tow truck are responding.

Two collisions in San Andreas

  September 14, 2018 at 7:25 PM:  A car struck a deer at Hwy 12 and Hwy 49 in San Andreas, leaving debris all over the roadway.

   Then a car traveling at a high rate of speed passed the collision and ran off the roadway, minor injuries resulted.  Two tow trucks responded to the collisions.

Mokelumne HIll getting rid of PD, make it WORSE!

Design Review is much worse than Planned Development!
It gives a few power over other's land and buildings!
   With all the trouble that Planned Development has caused in Ebbetts Pass, we had previously been told that Mokelumne Hill actually liked being told

City of Angels Camp eliminating Public Works/Engineer

  Several years ago the City of Angels Camp opted to hire their own Public Works Director/Engineer instead of hiring contract

Cow on Copper Cove Court

   September 14, 2018 at 12:55 PM:  There is a cow reported on Copper Cove Court at Obyrnes Ferry Road in Copperopolis.

  Be cautious until the owner can be located.

Car Fire in Ione

   September 14, 2018 at 10:30 AM: Calfire has responded to a car fire on Hwy 104 in Ione.

   A tow truck will be dispatched to remove the burned vehicle from the roadway.

Manafort makes deal with Mueller! Look out, Trump!

Anybody smell a PARDON coming????
   In a criminal indictment, which includes years of charges involving Fraud, Tax Evasion and Manafort admits to

Car Fire in Linden

   September 14, 2018 at 10:10 AM:  A car fire has been reported on Milton Road and Copperopolis Road outside Linden.

   Fire personnel and CHP are responding to the scene.

"OPEN Season?" Now that's more like it!

That's more like it!!! Got their limit!
  After hearing about an officer being called out to a wounded fawn yesterday, and then hearing him call for Fish and Game

Motorcycle collision on Hwy 99

   September 14, 2018 at 6:40 AM:  A motorcycle reportedly rear-ended a car on SB Hwy 99 at Hammer Lane in Stockton.

   An ambulance is responding due to major injuries.  Avoid the area if possible.

Early morning motorcycle collision

   September 14, 2018 at 6:35 AM:  A 4:30 AM traffic collision involved a car and a motorcycle, with one running a stop sign, then flipping over at Murphy Road and French Camp Road in Manteca.

   An ambulance was dispatched to the scene and a tow truck for a Harley Davidson responded.

Trump out-TWEETED himself today

  Trump is really trying hard to make sure the Dems take over

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Another fire in Jamestown

   September 13, 2018 at 8:45 PM;  A fire has been reported at Hwy 108 and Tulloch Dam Road, again in Jamestown.

   A tree is apparently on fire. Engines are responding.

Prince Charles enjoys Martini

Prince Charles rarely looks this happy, does he?
He is touring a distillery and enjoying an 11 AM

Fire in Jamestown

     UPDATE at 6:35 PM:  The Stockton Fire is contained.

UPDATE:  Fire appears to be

JUMPER reported on 9th Street Bridge

   September 13, 2018 at 5:55 PM: Authorities are responding to a report of a JUMPER trying to climb over the chain link fence on the 9th Street Bridge in Modesto.

   No other details are available at this time.

Vegetation fire in Wilseyville

   UPDATE:  They believe they can stop the forward progress at an

Stanislaus Supervisor Olsen arrested

  Once in the California State Assembly, Stanislaus County Supervisor Kirsten Olsen was arrested

Car fire on Hwy 99

   September 13, 2018 at 3:30 PM:  A car fire has been reported on Hwy 99 at Liberty Road in the Lodi area.

   Be cautious is headed in that direction.  CHP is en route to the scene.

Gorgeous weather in Ebbetts Pass

   The day began with clouds in the sky, but it never rained. Around noon the sky turned bright blue without any smoke in the air.

   A gorgeous Ebbetts Pass day in wonderful September.  Enjoy it everyone.

Man runs from scene after striking two vehicles

   September 13, 2018 at 11 AM: A man was seen running away from the scene at Main Street and Seco Street in Jamestown after striking two vehicles.

  No injuries were indicated. CHP is investigating the incident.

17 structures destroyed in Delta Fire

  As of September 13, 2018 the Delta Fire has burned 58,427 acres and is only 17% contained.

   So far, 17 structures have been destroyed in this human caused fire.

From the Encyclopedia of Forlorn Places by...

...Mark Hedlund!
Yes, it's the Quonset hut on San Andreas' Main Street,
once a movie theater, now we aren't sure!

Flipping off Trump leads to run for election! Vote for Callaway!

  Juli Briskman, who was fired from her job after flipping off Trump's motorcade while riding her

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

"#I'm with Kap" jerseys sold out

   The Nike NFL jerseys with " #I'm with Kap" written on them sold out within hours of them becoming available.

   Nike was so

The Conners airs in October

   The new TV show, The Conners, will air beginning October 16, 2018 on ABC, minus Roseanne.

   It is expected to be a big comedy hit, with the entire family, minus the racist!

Fishing with Bears in Alaska