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: " 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.

Rollover on Hwy 4

   February 23, 2019 at 3:15 PM:  A car reportedly rolled over on Hwy 4 just above Murphys.

   No injuries were indicated, but traffic was backed up for quite awhile as a tow truck removed the vehicle from the roadway.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Train car on fire on Hwy 26

   February 23, 2019 at 10:15 AM:  A train car has been reported on fire on Hwy 26 at Gertrude Ave in the Stockton area.

   Be cautious if headed that way, as there will be emergency vehicles around.

Foreign outfit gets $10 million contract from Calaveras County? Disaster is BIG BUSINESS!!

   At the Calaveras Supervisor meeting on February 26, 2019 an item on the agenda to approve a contract with Phillips and Jordan for more tree cutting is listed.

   This one is over $10 million  and is regarding

Threat to Calaveras County Public Services or Facilities

   At the February 26, 2019 Calaveras Supervisor meeting, a Closed Session will be held with Captain Jim Macedo of the Sheriff's Office.

   The item says its due to a threat to Calaveras County Public Services or facilities.  The Sheriff's Office, and especially Jim Macedo seems to LIKE

Dog on Hwy 4

  February 23, 2019 at 9:45 AM:  A white husky has been reported out on Hwy 4 in Farmington.

   Be cautious near the intersection of Escalon-Bellota Road.

Friday, February 22, 2019

My Nazi DADDY taught me how to build a fire!

Quick!  Open all the windows!!!
My Nazi Daddy was a LOSER!!!

U Kill it , U Grill it!

   A new bill in California would make it legal to run down animals and then eat them.

   Apparently other states allow this. Isn't there enough carnage along our roadsides now?

Collision in Avery

   February 22, 2019 at 2 PM:  A collision has been reported on Moran Road near Love Creek Road in Avery.

   No injuries were indicated. It is blocking the roadway, so be cautious.

Pope leads summit on SEXUAL ABUSE???

 Let's see now, its been about 40 years since WE first heard that priests were sexually abusing our children, and NOW this Pope holds a summit?

   Covering it up, allowing it to continue, and ignoring the pleas of parents and their children has gone on for far too long. Hard to believe that now they want to do anything but save their membership!

Hwy 26 still closed at Glencoe

   February 22, 2019:  Hwy 26 is still closed at Glencoe due to mudslides from recent storms. 

   Use a different route as they do not know exactly when Caltrans work will be completed.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

CHP makes arrest at Valley Springs Kwik Serve

 On February 20, 2019 around 5:20 PM CHP arrested Alejandro Arias, Jr. (25) of Valley Springs at the Kwik Serve on Hwy 12.

   Arias was booked into the

Sweet Sophie needs a home!

Sophie is a love muffin; a German Shepherd mix and is only
4 months old.  She would love to go home with you! See her at
the Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas.

Democrats meet in San Andreas

   Calaveras Democrats will meet at the main library in San Andreas on March 12, 2019.

   The meeting starts at 5:30 PM.  There will be t-shirts available and there will be organizing to attend several events coming up.

Irish Day Coming to Murphys

   On March 16, 2019 Murphys will celebrate Irish Day with the annual street faire.

   This will be the 27th Annual Murphys Irish Day event.

Chains required in Arnold

  Caltrans has a chain requirement up for Hwy 4 in Arnold, but the pavement is icy much further down.

   Be extra cautious if headed for the mountains. Do not come without carrying chains.

Spinout on Hwy 4

  UPDATE:  This was a delivery truck that spun into the other lane.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 his BEST!!

Totally Trump!!!

Fire reported in Sheep Ranch

   UPDATE:  Smoke is apparently coming from under the structure. Firefighters are at the scene.

Car vs snow plow on Hwy 4

   February 20, 2019 at 2:10 PM:  A car and a plow truck have collided on Hwy 4 in Dorrington.

   No injuries have been indicated.

Agriculture is exempt from Grading Permits--Private roads? Calaveras Supervisors

      During the Study Session in Calaveras County about reinstating the cannabis permits, a couple of things were brought out during

Friends of the Fair meet tonight

  Friends of the Fair will hold a meeting tonight at 6 PM in the Ranch House at Frogtown.

   The public is invited to attend. They will be discussing this years county fair.

Next EMERGENCY ORDER for Trump? The Space ARMY!!

   Now that Trump has found it so easy to violate the Constitution and go around the Congress

Angels Camp man arrested

  On February 19, 2019 Jason Peter Conrado (40) of Angels Camp was arrested at his home on Clifton Lane.

   Conrado was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse or Co-habitant, a felony, and was later released.


Snowing again? Chains required in Arnold

   Yes, at around 8:15 AM on Wednesday morning, February 20, 2019 it is again snowing in Arnold.

   The roads are clear right now, but carry chains if you are headed up the mountain. Beautiful and fun, but the roads are icy.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Dinkie Vinkie PInkie Rinkie Dink

   There she was again; the Dinkie Vinkie Pinkie Rinkie Dink right wing wacko who comes to every Calaveras Supervisor meeting to RANT for Trump and his Trump-racist views.

  She tries to pretend she is a straight and normal rinkie dink, but she isn't. Between she and Mr. BigPot, they represent the same man who slurred racial epithets just before them.

Man with sombrero yells racial epithets at Calaveras Board meeting

   A man who had been leaning against the back door of the Calaveras Supervisors Chambers came to

Copperopolis man arrested

   According to Calaveras County Sheriff records, on February 18, 2019 deputies arrested Christopher Dwayne Refrow

Hwy 4 open to Bear Valley

  Caltrans is reporting that Hwy 4 is open to Bear Valley, but to drive carefully and carry chains.

  Many of the side or county roads are not plowed as well as the highway.

Jenny Lind man arrested

   On February 17, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Richard Arthur Hilgardner (29) of Jenny Lind at the Zippy Mart

Monday, February 18, 2019

Calaveras Genealogical Society meets

  On Tuesday March 12, 2019 the Calaveras Genealogical Society will meet from 10 AM to 12 PM at the Main County Library.

  The topic will be fur traders, the Metis people, and researching Native American Ancestors by Trevor Cuthill.

The REAL terrorists in the USA

   A study shows that the real terrorists in the USA are native-born, racist and lowly

25 vehicles blocking Hwy 4 in Avery

   February 18, 2019 at 2 PM:  Over 25 vehicles have been reported parked improperly on Hwy 4 at Moran Road in Avery.

   CHP is responding and the Calaveras County Sheriff has been notified.

Caution: Vehicles blocking roadways

   February 19, 2019 at 11:30 AM:  Be cautious if on Hwy 4 near the Red Apple as many vehicles are stopped to play in the snow and put on chains.

   Also on Lower Moran Road near Hwy 4, multiple vehicles are stopped. Apparently the Calaveras Sheriff is attempting to clear.

Collision on Hwy 4

  UPDATE:  Thank you, Paul!

If you cause damage to someone else property.....lawsuits????

 Have you ever damaged someone else's property in any way?  Most of us would NEVER do such a thing.

   And if we may have

Copperopolis woman arrested

  On February 17, 2019 the Calaveras Sheriff's Office arrested Carrie Alyssa Sanders (37) of Copperopolis at her residence on Bridlewood Lane.

   Sanders was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Receiving Stolen Property and for Vehicle Theft, both felonies.


Cows on Poole Station Road

   February 18, 2019 at 9:15 AM: Cows are reportedly on Poole Station Road near the Cement Plant in San Andreas.

   Be cautious until the owner can be located.

SNL's Pelosi and Schumer routine hilarious

   Trump just hates SNL, but he apparently watches every minute of it. deranged tweets

Hwy 4 open to Bear Valley--Chains required

  February 18, 2019 :  Hwy 4 is open to the Bear Valley turnoff, but chains are required east of Murphys.

   Drive carefully!  Although the road is well-plowed there is a layer of solid ice on the pavement.

Happy FROZEN President's Day

Saturday, February 16, 2019

More snow expected--avoid travel if possible--Chains in Arnold

   Chain requirements are currently in Arnold, but more snow is expected, so if you can avoid going out on the highways, stay safe.

   Hwy 4 is still closed at Cabbage Patch. They are hoping to reopen sometime today, but we just aren't sure if and when.

Creeps who poison, torture, kill and maim innocent animals...

...will NEVER get a break from the neighbors who know them so well.

   NEVER!!!  So don't even think about it!!  They will pay the market price for everything they have done!!!

Major injury collision in Plymouth

   February 16, 2019 at 1:45 PM:  A pickup struck a pole on Shenandoah Road at Dickson Road in Plymouth.

   Major injuries have resulted from the collision as the occupant was ejected from the vehicle.

Car on roof on Hwy 4

   February 16, 2019 at 1:40 PM:  One car is on its roof after a collision at Hwy 4 and Poole Station Road below Angels Camp.

   An ambulance and other emergency personnel are responding to the scene. Use extra caution if in that area.

Gag order on Stone and attorneys

   Yesterday the judge is the Roger Stone case, issued a gag order on him and his attorneys.

   Stone has been appearing and speaking all over the NY area, just can't seem to keep his mouth shut.

Collision on Poole Station Road

   February 16, 2019 at 11:55 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Poole Station Road and Hwy 4 below Angels Camp.

   Two vehicles are involved. We don't know if there are injuries. Drive carefully.

Had a tree fall on your land? Can be daunting repairs and damages claim

   We hear all kinds of stories about trees falling in Calaveras, but until recently had not had to deal with it personally.

   We find that just the cost of a crane

Dear Editor: Roe v Wade

   Dear Editor:

   Stuck inside today, so thought it a good time to write about VP Pence

Kaepernick and NFL settle lawsuit

   Late yesterday a settlement was announced between the NFL and Colin Kaepernick lawsuit.

   Details of the settlement are confidential, so we do not know how much he received.

PayLess Shoes closing

  All 2100 PayLess Shoe Stores are closing and liquidation sales begin February 20, 2019.

  Just like Toys R Us, the retail stores are fighting an uphill battle against the big Amazons.

It only took 20 years to investigate a Cardinal

   Cardinal McCarrick (Washington DC) was finally defrocked by the Vatican this week, after only 20+ years

The shooting of the DAY

   Friday February 15, 2019's shooting was a workplace where a man had just been fired in Aurora, Illinois.

   This is a manufacturing plant of some

Overturned pickup near Hogan Dam

   UPDATE:  The pickup is not occupied and no one has been located in the area.

February 16, 2019 at 10:25 AM:  An overturned

Chains required in Murphys

   Caltrans is now requiring chains on Hwy 4 on all non-4-wheel drive vehicles in Murphys.

   Hwy 4 is still closed at Cabbage Patch.

Letter to Sierra Sentinel: Karen Strohmeyer

   Dear Sierra Sentinel:

    I just wondered how did you know that Karen Strohmeyer would read your notice to her. I hear that she did, but just wondered?

   Sierra Sentinel lover in Arnold
   In response to this letter and several others like it, we can tell you that we know Karen Strohmeyer sees this because we are aware she reads the website regularly.

   The Strohmeyers have been ordered to pay us thousands in damages by a judge, as they have tried to prevent us from publishing the truth about racism, gun violence, dirty cops, etc.  They were even ANTI-SLAPPED for trying to take away FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHTS from a publication.

   We have been to court with them most recently where the judge asked why she was behaving in an insane manner (blasting her horn at us daily) and she sat on the stand and read what she says was an article written in the Sentinel that she didn't like.  She had printed it out. and read it aloud.

  After admitting her harassment, the judge warned her that ONE MORE TIME and she would have a RESTRAINING ORDER placed against her.



Hwy 4 still closed

   Caltrans still has Hwy 4 closed at Cabbage Patch due to weather conditions.  Motorists are advised to take alternate routes.

   It is snowing heavily in Arnold (4000') so drive carefully and carry chains if you're traveling above Murphys.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Adopt Mollie! She's a sweetie!

Look at that sweet face. Mollie is waiting at the Calaveras County
Animal Shelter in San Andreas. Go visit her.

Road closures in Calaveras County

   According to Supervisor Callaways morning report, the following Calaveras County roads are CLOSED:

   Poole Station Road
   Lower Moran

Car stuck in snow and blocking traffic in Arnold

   If you aren't sure you have the right kind of vehicle to travel in deep snow, stay home.

   A vehicle was just reported stuck in snow at Patricia and Gertrude in Arnold and blocking traffic.

Amador County closes roads

   February 15, 2019 at 11:50 AM:  Amador County roads has been forced to close Pioneer Volcano Road and Shake Ridge Road due to flooding.


Caltrans closes Hwy 4

  February 15, 2019 at 11:20 AM:  Hwy 4 is now CLOSED at Cabbage Patch due to this winter storm.

  Travelers are advised to find alternate routes to Bear Valley.  We do  not know how long this may last, but will keep you advised.

To Karen Strohmeyer: NO TRESPASSING!!! Calling the Sheriff!!

   Since you refuse to answer the cell 559-3763 that you called from we are telling you here, to STAY

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Theater workshop in Murphys

   Murphys Creek Theater is announcing an Acting Workshop from February 18 to 24, 2019 at the Black

Cannabis Study Session at BOS

   At the Tuesday February 19, 2019 Calaveras Supervisor meeting, there is a Study Session on cannabis.  The meeting begins at 9 AM.

   The purpose is whether to proceed with a Cannabis Regulatory Ordinance.  Should be interesting with all the nut case McBansters who will likely attend.

They're now calling it the El Nino

   The weather people are now suddenly saying we are being hit with the El Nino weather pattern.

   Flooding, melting all the snow and continuous rain, hail and wind, continues in the Mother Lode areas.

Flooding on Hwy 4 in Arnold

Rivers of mud and water are flooding all the parking lots in Arnold.
The water is coming over the roadway and into Meadowmont
Shopping Center, making it a RIVER.

Tree into neighbor trees and power lines---Lawsuits coming in Hathaway Pines

   Property damage, loss of power, possible negligence will likely result in lawsuits in Hathaway Pines.

Happy WET Valentine's Day

Car stuck on flooded road in Arnold

   February 14, 2019 at 11:25 AM:  A car is reportedly stuck on flooded Calaveritas Road at Moran Road in Arnold.

   Emergency personnel are responding to the scene.

County closes Poole Station Road

   February 14, 2019 at 11 AM:  Calaveras County Public Works has completely closed Poole Station Road at both ends due to flooding.

   Do not venture out if you do not have to. The thunder and lightning, along with pouring rain mixed with hail are pervasive throughout the county of Calaveras.

Hwy 12 flooded--Tree down in Railroad Flat

   February 14, 2019 at 10:55 AM:  Hwy 12 is reportedly flooded at Double Springs Road.

   Hwy 26 is still

Angels Camp City Council meets to approve new Engineers

  On Tuesday February 19, 2019 the Angels Camp City Council will meet at the Firehouse at 6 PM for a regular meeting.

   On the agenda is approval

Tree in power lines in Sonora

   February 14, 2019 at 10:05 AM:  A tree has been reported down in the power lines on Mono Way in Sonora.

   Drive carefully, as there are many traffic hazards this morning in both Calaveras and Tuolumne counties.

Former cop beaten after moved to Connecticut prison

VanDyke at his trial.
     Jason Van Dyke, former Chicago cop convicted and then moved to a Connecticut prison, has allegedly been beaten by cell-mates there.

   He will likely be removed from the general population.

Road flooding in Calaveras County, trees down, power lines down

   UPDATE:  Hwy 49 is backed up in both directions and will have to be turned around. Stay off the roadways if possible.

   There are currently several locations in Calaveras County

Calaveras District 3 bridge work moves forward

   Finally, after months and now years of talking, the Calaveras Supervisors have voted

Adopt a great dog...Duke!

What a wonderful dog Duke is. Go visit him at the Calaveras
Animal Services Dog center in San Andreas.

Realtors MUST notify prospective homebuyers of neighbor problems

  Whenever we buy a new home, we take the chance that we won't get along with, or like our new

Trixie needs a home

Trixie is an adorable 6 month old little girl chihuahua who needs a home.
Visit her at the Calaveras Animal Shelter  in San Andreas.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Rollover in Hathaway Pines

   February 13, 2019 at 1:45 PM:  A Toyota 4 Runner has overturned on Hwy 4 at Commercial Way in Hathaway Pines.

   It is currently blocking Hwy 4. An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Collision on Hwy 4

  UPDATE:  A brown pickup ran off the roadway, but there is debris

When we piss off the extremist racist right, the ......

...has done its job!

   When we get

Mokelumne Hill man arrested

  On February 12, 2019 the Calaveras County Sheriff arrested Thomas James Youtsey (55) of Mokelumne Hill on Pope Street in San Andreas.

   Youtsey was booked into the

Chains required on Hwy 4

   February 13, 2019:  Caltrans is requiring chains on all non-4-wheel drive vehicles 1 mile east of Arnold on Hwy 4.

   Drive carefully. So far its mostly rain below Arnold.

Flood warning issued

   February 13, 2019:  The National Weather Bureau has issued a flood warning in certain areas of Calaveras County.

   You can get free sand bags at the Angels Camp Police Department 24/7, but you have to fill them yourself.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Trump never changes--LOCK HIM UP!

   During that ridiculous campaign rally that he held in El Paso Texas last night, he got the racists all stirred up with "Lock

Newsom cancels High Speed Rail--Only ONE tunnel

  Browns $77 billion high speed rail project has hit a snag; Gavin Newsom! Newsom says its way

Pot smokers get surprise!!

This tiger was found in a small cage, with several open meat
packages nearby. He had been well fed and was overweight!
   An abandoned home in Texas looked like a great place to go smoke pot; at least at first

OP-ED: Why did so many people hate Oliveira??

   We believe that the main reason so many people hated the Oliveira campaign was of

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Collision on Moran Road

   February 9, 2019 at 12:40 PM:  A collision has been reported on Moran Road about a mile from the dump in Avery.

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

Mail truck in ditch off LIberty Road

   February 9, 2019 at 12:20 PM:  A mail truck is reportedly stuck in a ditch off Nichols and Liberty roads in Acampo.

   A tow truck is responding to the scene.

Calaveras County to Study Cannabis issue

   The Calaveras County Supervisors will hold a Study Session on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 9 AM in their Board Chambers in San Andreas.

   This Study Session is to re-examine the Cannabis issue.  You can bet the extremist right wing of Trump WILL be there yelling, and especially Mr. BigPot, who is paid by???????

Free sandbags at Angels Camp Police Department

  The Angels Camp Police Department has free sandbags available at their office on Monte Verde Street.

   You will need to fill them yourself, but they will be available 24 hours and day, 7 days a week.

Chains required on Hwy 4

   February 9, 2019 at 11:45 AM:  Chains are now required on Hwy 4 above Murphys for all non-4 wheel drive vehicles.

   Slow down. The snow is expected to be as low as 2500' with this storm.

Collision in Lockeford

   February 9, 2019 at 11 AM:  A 2 vehicle collision has been reported at Hwy 12 and Hwy 88 in Lockeford.

   No injuries have been indicated. A tow truck is responding to the scene.

Letter to the Editor: Death at SeaWorld

    Dear Editor:

     When SeaWorld in Florida announced that another Orca had died prematurely while in

Collision in Copperopolis

   February 9, 2019 at 10:50 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Copper Cove Drive near Black Creek Drive in Copperopolis.

    No injuries have been indicated. A tow truck is responding to the scene.

Supervisor Callaway announces special agenda items: Bridge talk

   Calaveras District 3 Supervisor Merita Callaway has announced that on February 12, 2019 both the Blagen

Friday, February 8, 2019

Arnold 'True Value' is growing

Keep your eyes open when you're in Meadowmont Shopping Center!!

Car runs off Smith Flat Road in Angels Camp

     February 8, 2019 at 9:20 AM:  A car reportedly slid off Smith Flat Road in Angels Camp.

   No injuries have been indicated. A two truck is responding to the scene.

Another storm headed our way

   According to the weather bureau another storm is set to hit our area this afternoon and will continue through Monday.

   Possible snow down to 2500' so carry chains if headed up the hill.  Slow down and drive carefully, as the roads in Arnold and above on Hwy 4 are icy.

Gorgeous Cleo needs a home

Cleo is a 1 year old female pit bull. You can meet her at the
Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas.  We hear she
loves to play ball!

Pickup with angry dog blocking Hwy 4 in Avery

 UPDATE:  Roadway is now clear.

  February 8, 2019 at 8:30 AM:  Careful if you are coming up Hwy 4 above Avery this

Trump's Pecker gets pecker pecked by Bezos

Bezos' willingness to take on the
corrupt Trump machine, including
the Pecker of National Engquiy
makes him a national hero!
   Looks like Trump and his Pecker tried to take on the wrong guy when they

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Two arrests in Douglas Flat

 UPDATE:  We received information that there were 5 (FIVE) Calaveras County Sheriff cars plus

Angels Camp City Council meeting cancelled

   The Angels Camp City Council cancelled their meeting last night due to bad weather.

    It will be rescheduled at a time in the near future.

Motorcycle vs. semi on Parrotts Ferry Road

   February 6, 2019 at 10 AM:  A Harley Davidson reportedly struct a semi on Parrotts Ferry Road and the roadway is now blocked, shut down at Hwy 49 in Columbia.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Head-on collision in Columbia

   February 6, 2019 at 10 AM:  A head on traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 49 near Shaws Flat Road in Columbia.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene. Be cautious if in the area.

Sean Frame to speak at Calaveras Democrats

   On Tuesday February 12, 2019 the Calaveras Democrats will meet in the Chesebrough Room at the Main Library in San Andreas.

   Candidate for District 4 Congress.  The public is invited. The meeting starts at 5:15 PM.

Little Dewey needs a home

Look at that face!  Dewey is a Dachsund,  Jack Russell Terrier mix and only
weighs 12 pounds.   He's about 4 years old. Visit him at the Calaveras
Animal Shelter in San Andreas 

Trump threatens Congress

   No one is surprised that Trump issued a warning to Congress that if they don't stop

Chains required in Arnold on Hwy 4

   February 6, 2019 at 9:45 AM:  Chains are required in Arnold on Hwy 4 this morning.

   Roads are very icy, so slow down and drive carefully.

UPDATE: Poppy found a home! Gorgeous Poppy needs a home....

Affectionate and shy, Poppy is spayed and ready to go home with a
loving person to care for her.  Visit her at  the Calaveras Animal Services
Cat House in San Andreas

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

No Calaveras Supervisors meeting today

  The Calaveras Supervisors next meeting is February 12, 2019.

   We don't yet have a copy of the agenda. There is no meeting today.

Camp Fire survivors thrown off their own land

   At a City meeting in Paradise last night, tearful residents who had moved trailers, motor homes

Happy Lunar New Year

I'm just a poor little smelly pig!
Me and Huckaby cry together!
  It seems fitting that today is the day the Chinese celebrate the Lunar