Tuesday, March 19, 2019

National Enquirer paid $200,000 for Bezos texts

Michael Sanchez with Jeff Bezos
   The NYT reported that the texts between Jeff Bezos and his girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez, became

Friends of the Fair meets tomorrow

   On Wednesday, March 20, 2019 the Friends of the Fair will hold its regular monthly meeting.

   It will be held at 6 PM in the Ranch House at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds.

Former DNC Chair joins FOX

   Donna Brazile, former Chair of the Democratic National Committee, has joined FOX News as a contributor.

   She will begin by appearing with Dana  Perino, discussing the 2020 election.

Monday, March 18, 2019

A Con-Man and a his WHAT???

Trump, the Con-Man and WHAT on Earth is that with him,
back in the day when he COULD?
Now these two are in the White House spreading their
slime all over! It will need sanitation after!!

Deputy vs. bicycle

   March 18, 2019 at 12:40 PM:  An Amador County Sheriff's vehicle apparently struck a bicycle on Sutter Street in Jackson.

   No injury has been indicated.

Two hospitalized after snowmobile collision

      According to the CHP report, on March 17, 2019 around 3:30 PM a 16 year old male was driving a '04 SkiDoo Snowmobile on groomed Fremont Road near

640 acres in Texas for sale--Business Opportunity

   Over the weekend we heard that there is a 640 acre parcel for sale in Texas, really cheap!

   This is a perfect place for the racists, Candyrock Terrorists and their women, along with the dirty cops, to move to.  They would be welcomed there.

Campo Seco man arrested

   On March 16, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Edward Angelo Pereira (46) of Campo Seco on Jeff Tuttle Drive in San Andreas.

   Pereira was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse or Co-habitant and Committing a Felony while out on Bail, both felonies, and for Obstructing or Resisting a Peace Officer or EMT, a misdemeanor.

Valley Springs man arrested

   On March 15, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Manuel Anthony Martin (59) of Valley Springs on Hogan Dam Road.

   Martin was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Bringing a Controlled Substance into the Jail, a felony and for an outstanding Warrant for Failure to Appear, a misdemeanor.

Trump wants his Judge Jeanine back

   Trump has ranted all weekend about everything from the Mueller probe to the now deceased war hero and Senator John McCain, in a desperate

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Car struck cow in Burson

   March 17, 2019 at 8:30 PM:  A car has struck a cow on Pettinger Road near Southworth Road in the Burson area.

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

Snowmobile collision at Bear Valley

   March 17, 2019 at 4 PM:  A snowmobile collision has been reported at Bear Valley.

   Emergency personnel, including an ambulance are responding for facial injuries indicated.

Luck of the Irish Day

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Collision in Murphys

   March 16, 2019 at 1:20 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 4 at Manzanita Place in Murphys.

   No injuries have been indicated.

Explosion and Fire report in Twain Harte

   UPDATE at 1:35 PM:  The fire is now contained.

Who is the Helter-Skelter degenerate in Ebbetts Pass?

Looks just like him, but with grey
bushy hair, huh?
   We know who it is and who his moron 4 followers are!

   Protect your

Motorcycle vs. Tower Park Bridge

   March 16, 2019 at 10:20 AM:  A motorcycle hit the rail of the Tower Park Bridge on Hwy 12 in Lodi and spun out and struck another vehicle earlier this morning.

   An investigation has been going on since the collision, with warrants mentioned and an ambulance required for one person injured.


Calaveras Supervisors Study Emergency Management Office

  On Tuesday March 19, 2019 the Calaveras Supervisors will hold a Study Session to discuss the Emergency Management System in the county.

   Multi-agency coordination will be the main focus of the Study, for FIRE response.

Arrest for Vehicle Theft

   On March 14, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Christian Robert Anthony Mestrassat (29) of Lodi, on Pattison Road in Burson.

   Mestrassat was booked into the

Finally...here come the BIKERS for TRUMP!!

Friday, March 15, 2019

Bear Valley will be busy this weekend...

   Call it the luck of the bear or whatever, but this coming weekend should prove to be a big one for Bear Valley Ski Resort.

   A 13' base and with all lifts operating, they will be celebrating St. Patty's Day with a pretty good sized crowd of ski bunnies.

DeAngelo perfect example of DIRTY COPS getting away with murder, etc.....

Golden State Killer James DeAngelo went free for what,
thirty years????????
   They didn't investigate him thoroughly back when it happened, even though he was

Who would say a thing like this???

   Who on earth would ever say "I can tell you I have support of the police, the support of the military, the support of Bikers

Fed-Ex truck in collision in Valley Springs

   March 15, 2019 at 11 AM:  A Fed-Ex truck and another truck collided on Hwy 26 in Valley Springs.

    It is blocking the roadway. An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Collision in Burson

   March 14, 2019 at 2:45 PM:  A collison has been reported on Hwy 12 at Messing Road in the Burson area.

   An ambulance is responding to what is indicated as major injuries in this crash.

What about FDR's International Park?

  There has been a long time longing to build a park on the border of Mexico and Texas, ever since FDR

12 Republicans rebuke Trumps WALL

   Trumps EMERGENCY DECLARATION has now been officially rebuked by the Senate, and 12 Republicans were among those voting against his idiot WALL!

Vote YES on Measure A

These guys save LIVES!!

Supervisor Callaway -- Office hours in Arnold

from the Callaway Newsletter
   As of April 5, 2019 from 10:30 AM to 1 PM Supervisor Merita Callaway will be holding Office Hours at the Library on Blagen Road in Arnold.

    Every Friday thereafter, you can stop by to visit or discuss your problems with her.

Spring is coming: Raindrip parts on SALE!

   Jump into Spring with a 50% off sale on Raindrip parts* at Arnold True Value Hardware
at Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold!

*while they last

Michelle Plotnick elected Chair of Calaveras Planning Commission

   At the March 14, 2019 meeting of the Calaveras Planning Commission Michelle Plotnick, District 3 Commissioner, was elected to be Chair for the coming year.

   Plotnick took over immediately and since she has years of experience, she had no problems running the meeting.

Beto O'Rourke enters Presidential race for 2020

On the cover of Vanity Fair, Beto O'Rourke will give
everyone a run for their money!
   Not too many are surprised at Beto O'Rourke's announcement this morning in Iowa, that he is running

Calaveras Supervisors BAN Hemp---temporarily??

   After a lengthy discussion which turned to hemp pollinating and possibly harming regular

Lot of Bull in the road

   March 14, 2019 at 9:30 AM:  A bull is reportedly standing in the middle of Church Hill Road near Poole Station Road in San Andreas.

   Authorities are attempting to locate the owner, but be extra cautious until they can return him to his pasture.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Trump bans all 737 Max 8's from US skies

   After Trump signed an executive order banning all Boeing 737 Max 8 planes from US skies, Boeing officials agreed and grounded all of them.

   Up until the order was signed though, Boeing was insisting that the planes were safe.  Trump says planes are too complicated now, and should be simpler to operate.

Matthew Richard Manuel of Arnold

  Matthew Richard Manuel was born in Stockton on March 28, 1943 to John and Esther Manuel and passed away on March 2, 2019 in San Andreas.

   The first years of his life he lived with his parents and older brother at the Manuel Mill

Governor Newsom ends death penalty

   With a stroke of his Executive pen yesterday, Governor Gavin Newsom swept away death penalties

Obi needs a home

Obi is an adorable male terrier, about 8 months old.
Come visit him in San Andreas at Calaveras
Animal Services!

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

World's record number of Massage Parlor jokes?

   Last night Stephen Colbert told 8 straight massage parlor jokes, and broke the World's record.

  The final joke

The clevererer North Koreans: More clever that Trump, anyway

  North Korea is not so dumb as Trump thinks they are. They are rebuilding their missile sites and trading under the sanctions to make money.

   Trouble is, that nearly anyone can outsmart Trump!!!

CCWD Directors meet with Bigelow

   Most residents in Calaveras aren't even aware of what Assemblyman Bigelow does for Calaveras County at

Pelosi says: "He's not worth it!" (impeaching)

   When asked whether she had plans to impeach Trump, Speaker of the House Pelosi answered

CalFire is hiring for 2019

  If you are looking for work and would be interested in being a CalFire employee, now is the time to apply.

   March 19, 2019 is the deadline for many of the job opportunities offered this year.

Monday, March 11, 2019

School bus vs. sign in Copperopolis

  March 11, 2019 at 4:10 PM:  A school bus has struck a sign on Obyrnes Ferry Road and Conner Estates Drive.

   No injuries have been indicated.

Pedestrian struck and killed in Copperopolis

  According to CHP on March 10, 2019 around 8:05 PM Joseph M. Rabeneau (34)  of Copperopolis

Man arrested for knuckles, billy club...

   On March 9, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Kevin Ronald Hollingshead (42) of San Andreas at Toyanza Drive and Hwy 12.

   Hollingshead was booked for alleged Violation of Probation, a felony and for Manufacturing/Import/Sale/Possession

Arrest for Battery in San Andreas

   On March 9, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Taylor Michael Baird (24) of San Andreas at his residence on Toyanza Court.

   Baird was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Battery with Serious Bodily Injury, a felony.

Trumps' plan for $4.5 TRILLION budget? Cut Social Security?

   To pay for the overwhelmingly largest U.S. budget request in the history of our country

Disturbing the Peace to Collision?

   March 11, 2019 at 8:35 AM:  First reported as disturbing the peace is now a traffic collision on South Main Street in Angels Camp.

   CHP is en route to the scene.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Are you plagued by women? A persecuted fat white boy?

  Are you just like Trump in that you are always being falsely persecuted by women?  Do you tell people how they all lie, make up things to get you fired, lie about your criminal

Collision in East Sonora

   March 10, 2019 at 11:05 AM:  A vehicle collision was reported on Tuolumne Road in East Sonora with no injuries.
   One person then began having chest pain and an ambulance has been dispatched to the scene.


If your birthday is today March 10...

 ....you share it with martial artist Chuck Norris, assassin James Earl Ray, singer Robin Thicke, actress Sharon

Collision on Poole Station Road

   March 10, 2019 at 10 AM:  A collision has been reported on Poole Station Road at Hwy 4 in Angels Camp.

   Minor injuries are indicated; a child with an arm injury. It is not blocking the roadway.

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Letter to the Editor: Amazon

   Dear Editor:

   This might not be something your readers are interested in, but I've heard so many complaints

Motorcycle down at Camanche

   March 9, 2019 at 2:15 pm:  A motorcycle is reported down and over the bank off Buena Vista Parkway at Camanche.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Is 2020 the 100 year storm to save our country

   Since the blue wave that put the Democrats in charge of the House in November, the momentum is continuing and may in fact, be a massive storm.

   Taking back our country, and especially the White House is on every political activist's mind and 2020 could be the 100 year storm in elections. Democrats may also easily take the Senate!

Obama's Bull Market is 10 years old today

This is a graph of Bull Markets since 1950. Obamas Bull Market
is now 10 years old.  What will happen next?

No chain restrictions on Hwy 4

  As of March 9, 2019 at 11:15 AM there are no chain restrictions currently on Hwy 4 in Ebbetts Pass.

  Another storm is headed in and may bring snow to the area later today, so carry chains if headed for the mountains.

We were 'scammed'--Change clocks tonight

  Most people feel they were scammed by a proposition that passed overwhelmingly to

Friday, March 8, 2019

Motorhome on Fire

   UPDATE:  Per fire the vehicle is smoking but no actual fire.

Hemp cultivation on Calaveras Supervisor agenda

Hemp is the stalk of the cannabis
plant, used for many products!
   The final item on the March 12, 2019 Calaveras Supervisor agenda is a moratorium on harvesting hemp.

  This is likely Mill's idea, since he is an extremist and starts shaking every time someone mentions cannabis or hemp.

Tim APPLE is so helpful

Fat butt, fat gutt, fat head!!!
   According to Trump Tim APPLE is very helpful to him and so is Marilyn

Beautiful Arnold has a new layer of fairy dust

Looking towards Hwy 4 from Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold
March 8, 2019

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Red Emmerson to get award

  Timber Processing Magazine will honor  Archie Aldis 'Red' Emmerson at its October 2019 Expo in Oregon. SPI owns 1.95 million

Who cares about the horses???

   The Santa Anita Raceway is closed due to the number of deaths in the past few weeks.   21 horses have been put down due to falls

Arnold man arrested

   On March 6, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Robert Leon Epperley (no date of birth

FOX gets NO Democratic debates

   The National Democratic Committee has announced that due to the overwhelming evidence that FOX News is simply a part of the Trump campaign, that their debates will be off limits.

   FOX will therefore not be allowed to broadcast live the Primary Democratic debates. Trump is whining, and threatening!

Skittles is available for adoption

What a precious baby Skittles is!  Meet her at the Calaveras Animal
Shelter in San Andreas

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Cows out on Hwy 104, Parrotts Ferry Road and Hwy 26

  March 6, 2019 at 2:55 PM:  Cows have been reported out on Hwy 104 near Ione, on Parrotts Ferry Road in Vallecito and on Hwy 26 in the Mokelumne Hill area.

   Drive carefully until authorities can locate the owners and remove them from the roadway.

Jeopardy host Alex Trebek has cancer

   Alex Trebek, host of the Jeopardy TV game show has announced that he has been diagnosed with cancer.

   Stage 4 pancreatic cancer specifically, is what the doctors have told him.

Thunder, lightning, hail in Ebbetts Pass--chains required

   March 6, 2019 at 2:15 PM: The past hour has been full of thunder, lightning and hail in the Arnold area of Ebbetts Pass.

   Chains are required at Tamarack on Hwy 4.

Lake Tulloch SEWER meeting by CCWD

Referred to as LAKE TOILET by many
county employees, correcting the
situation around the lake has taken
a long time!!!
   Looks like CCWD may be getting serious about the FLUSHING of Lake Tulloch every day and plan to install new sewer lines

Arrest for Concealed Firearm

   On March 5, 2019 the Calaveras Sheriff 's office arrested Kyle Edwin Phipps (21) of Valley Springs, at the Calaveras County Jail lobby.

   Phipps was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Having a Concealed Firearm on his Person, a felony and for 2 counts of Petty Theft, misdemeanors. 

OP-ED: When does a Conspiracy END??? Candyrock Terrorists!

   All the talk now about the investigation into Trump and his band of corruption and terror is about the felony

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

John Oliver saw and was shocked!

  When John Oliver of HBO saw Trump apparently trying to

If you are feeling badly today, listen to this!

Her makeup line is what has
put her over the top!
   With all that is going on with Trump Cult madness and the rich getting richer we thought you might want to hear this:

    Kylie Jenner is now the Worlds Youngest Billionaire, at age 21!  Now you can go throw up; then you'll feel better!!!

Valley Springs man arrested

   On March 4, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Daniel Brian Thompson (39) of Valley Springs at his residence on Baldwin Street.

   Thompson was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Evading a Police Officer and Violation of Parole, both felonies and for Obstructing or Resisting Arrest, a misdemeanor.

Monday, March 4, 2019

McClintock invites Dems to meeting

   Our nearly invisible and totally evasive Congressman, McClintock has sent an invitation to the Calaveras

John R. George, Jr. of Mountain Ranch

   We mourn the death of a local hero, John R. George, Jr.  John was 59,  born on January 13, 1960 in
Apollo, Pennsylvania.

   He called

This is what a BORDER WALL does!

Trump! You are disgusting!

Border Wall samples demolished

  At a cost of between $300,000 and $500,000 each, Trump ordered several samples of border walls

T-shirts available at Democrat meeting

   On March 12, 2019 at 5:30 PM the Calaveras Democrats will meet at the Main Library in San Andreas.

   T-shirts will be available for purchase with the logo on the front.

Trump rambles feverishly for 2 hours at CPAC

   Following the incoherent rantings of Trump can be a full time job and this weekend was

Man arrested for causing fire

  On March 1, 2019 Jason Westley Andahl (35) of San Andreas was arrested at his residence on St. Charles Street.

   Andahl was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly causing a fire on the property, a misdemeanor, and for Violation of Probation, a felony.

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Sick of hearing about the Crime Family in the White House?

   SO ARE WE!!  Do something about it, Congress!!

PG&E admits equipment likely caused Camp Fire

  Strange to hear PG&E admit any guilt at all, even after the deadliest fire in California State

Buena Vista Road has mud slide

   March 3, 2019 at 11:45 AM:  County roads is attempting to reopen Beuna Vista Road near Camanche Parkway at Camanche after a mudslide blocked the roadway most of the morning.

   They hope to be able to reopen the road soon.  This is on the Amador and the Calaveras side of the roadway.

OP-ED: Sacramento DA just like Calaveras DA

   Corruption is carried on in many law enforcement agencies in this country.  Yesterday, the DA (who is terrified of the Sheriff's Office) AGAIN failed to charge

No chain restrictions on Hwy 4

   March 3, 2019 at 11:25 AM:  No chain restrictions are posted on Hwy 4 this morning.

   Drive carefully though and carry chains as conditions could change.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Car goes through fence in Linden

   March 2, 2019 at 1:30 PM:  A car reportedly left Hwy 26 and has gone through a fence in Linden.

   No injuries have been indicated. A tow truck is responding.

Angels Camp City Council selling land?

   At the March 5, 2019 Angels Camp City Council meeting there are three Closed Session items involving three pieces of real estate being negotiated.

   Involved in negotiations are Nancy Whittle, the City Administrator and Pero Margaretic (owner of the Utica Hotel).  Is the City selling off their land holdings? (the taxes listed at the county are 0)

Calaveras Supervisors meet in Angels Camp

  We aren't sure why, but the Calaveras Supervisors will be holding a Special Meeting in Angels Camp at Greenhorn Creek Restaurant.

   The meeting begins at 8 AM and will be a Closed Session about hiring a new CAO.

Chains required on Hwy 4

   March 2, 2019 at 12:30 PM:  Chains are required at Camp Connell on Hwy 4 now.

   Drive cautiously and slow down to avoid collisions or sliding off the roadway.

Jackson Rancheria donates to Community Foundation

   The Jackson Rancheria has donated $10,000 to the Calaveras Community Foundation and over the years has been very generous.

   Altogether, the Foundation says the Casino and Hotel have donated over $100,000 to the CCF.

Thank you! Pippi has been adopted!!

This is Pippi!  Isn't he beautiful.  You can visit him at the
Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas.  He needs a home!

Friday, March 1, 2019

Overturned car in Arnold

   March 1, 2019 at 12:15 PM:  A car has reportedly overturned at Moran Road and Lightning Road in Arnold.

   No injuries are indicated. A tow truck is responding.

Valley Springs Woman arrested for car theft

   On February 28, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Leesha Alma Joy Leppert (59) of Valley Springs on Hwy 26.

    Leppert was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Vehicle Theft and Possession of a Stolen Vehicle, both felonies and for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Paraphernalia, both misdemeanors.

Have you heard of the $330 million man?

   The Philadelphia Phillies got the star power they needed when they signed Bryce Harper to a 13 year deal

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Collision in Copperopolis

   February 28, 2019 at 3:45 PM:  A collision has been reported on Obyrnes Ferry Drive at Copper Cove Drive in Copperopolis.

   The roadway is blocked. An ambulance is responding. Use extra caution if in the area.

Trump comes home with Tail between his legs

   After days of Hannity and the rest of the couch bunch at FOX bragging that their fearless

Netanyahu indicted

  Prime Minister of Israel, Netanyahu has just been indicted by the Israeli Attorney General for alleged fraud and bribery.

 It is the first time in modern history that a sitting Prime Minister has been charged with crimes.

Vehicle blocking Hwy 49 in San Andreas

   February 28, 2019 at 9 AM:  A vehicle is reportedly high-centered and blocking Hwy 49 in San Andreas.

   A Calaveras Sheriff's Office Captain is at the scene.  Be cautious if in the area.

Cohen: "...you can end up just like me."

   Cohen told the Oversight Committee yesterday that he knows Trump to be "..a

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Man arrested at Ace Hardware store

   On February 26, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Donald Ray Lancaster, Jr. (63) of Arnold at the Ace Hardware store. on Blagen Road.

   Lancaster was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Threatening a Crime with Intent to Terrorize, a felony.


Angels Camp man arrested for burglary

   On February 25, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Joseph Ryan Azevedo (27) of Angels Camp at his residence on Stockton Road.

   Azevedo was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Burglary, a felony and for Theft of Personal Property, a misdemeanor.

Man arrested at market

  On February 25, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Jamey Lynn Maroney (42) of San Andreas at Big Trees Market in Arnold.

   Maroney was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Trespassing and destroying standing timber and Vandalism, defacing property, both misdemeanors.


MIchael Cohen tells ALL about Trump!

   The public hearing in the House Judiciary Committee today is running live for the public.

   Cohen's testimony is compelling and he is much more believable than anything Trump says.

From snow and ice to drops of mist

This tree in Arnold was buried in snow not long ago, but is now dripping
with the hopes of Spring!

Wind advisory

   A wind advisory has been issued for Calaveras County until noon  today.

   Angels Camp may be especially affected, according to the ACPD. Be cautious.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Please pardon our DUST!!!

   It takes a lot of dust to grow and Arnold's True Value is busy stirring up a lot of dust.

   Working as fast as we can in Meadowmont Shopping Center, to expand without making you sneeze.

Awww....luv you, Boss

Robert Kraft, billionaire owner of the Patriots, gets some loving from
Tom Brady after he was charged with 2 counts of soliciting prostitutes.
He was reportedly video taped killing a tranny! But
Tom Brady loves him and Trump!!

MIssing man's house searched

  On August 31, 2018 a missing person's report was issued for Shannon Scott (66) of Wilseyville.

   A veteran,

West Point man arrested for alleged Assault

   On February 21, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff Deputies arrested John Berkeley Westfall (47) of West Point near his residence on Pine Cone Lane.

   Westfall was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Assault with a Deadly Weapon, not a Firearm and was later released.

Coast Guard Lt. arrested for alleged Terrorist threats

Prosecutors say Hassen planned to "kill innocent civilians

Copperopolis man arrested

On February 21, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Ronald Douglas Russell (63) of Copperopolis at the Copperopolis Sheriff Substation.

   Russell was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Lewd or Lascivious

Monday, February 25, 2019

Calaveras Supervisors meet--Cannabis not on agenda

   The Calaveras Supervisors meet tomorrow morning at 9 AM.

   Cannabis is not one of the agenda items listed, but there will likely be comments made by residents pro and con.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Car stuck in snow on Hwy 4

   February 24, 2019 at 11:40 AM:  A car reportedly spun out and slid off Hwy 4 and is now stuck in the snow near Cedar Lane in Arnold.

   The roadway is clear, but if you leave the cleared surface and don't have snow tires or chains, you can easily get stuck.  A tow truck is responding.

Giant icycle--over 4 feet long

This icycle in Ebbetts Pass is  over
4' long.