Monday, September 10, 2018

Calaveras Supervisors meet September 11, 2018

Mutiple collisions on Hwy 99

   September 10, 2018 at 3 PM:  Several reports of collisions have now been reported as having occurred on Hwy 99 and Main Street in the Ripon area.

   An ambulance is responding. Some big rigs are involved and a U-Haul truck.  CHP is at the scene of at least one of these collisions, which all seem to be in the same area.

Tennis likes its men stars to throw tantrums

   The umpires in tennis matches never went into a tizzy over men throwing temper tantrums

Motorcycle collision on Hwy 108

   September 10, 2018 at 11 AM:  A motorcycle collision has been reported on Hwy 108 at Confidence Road above Twain Harte.

   The motorcycle is blocking the roadway. An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Logging truck strikes museum train

   September 10, 2018 at 10 AM:  A fully loaded logging truck has reportedly struck the train in front of the Coulterville Museum at Hwy 132 and Hwy 49 in Coulterville.

   The truck also struck a small car. An ambulance and two tow trucks are responding to the scene.

Wild horses for adoption

   On Saturday September 15, 2018 from 9 AM to noon, the Bureau of Land Management will be auctioning off trained

Jackknifed big rig on Hwy 108

   September 10, 2018 at 9:55 AM:  A jackknifed big rig has been reported on Hwy 108 at Kennedy Meadows.

   No injuries are indicated. A heavy duty tow truck has been dispatched.

Letter to the Editor: What is an originalist?

   Dear Sierra Sentinel:

   During the past week I watched as much of the Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court hearings as I could and one thing kind of answered all my questions about him.

   He admitted to being what is called

Traffic collision in Copperopolis

   September 10, 2018 at 7:30 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Reed's Turnpike in Copperopolis.

   An ambulance has been dispatched to the scene.  Minor injuries resulted from this collision.