Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Collision in West Point

   December 10, 2019 at 11 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Winton Road near Lily Gap Road in the West Point area.

   No injuries have been indicated, but be extra cautious if in that area.

Butte Fire victims get high tax bills?

   One of the Butte Fire victims came to the Calaveras Supervisor podium this morning to complain that before the Butte Fire his property was valued at $45,000 for tax purposes.

   Now, he says, it is valued at $78,000. He was totally burned out, not even a tree left. How could it be more valuable now?

Arrest at Mark Twain Hospital

   According the the Calaveras Sheriff on December 9, 2019 just before 6 PM they arrested Taylor Elise Stevenson (28) of Stockton at Mark Twain Hospital.

   Stevenson was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Battery with Serious Bodily Injury, Vandalism and Willful Cruelty to a Child, all felonies.

Roads icy, drive carefully

   December 10, 2019 at 6:45 AM:  You may even need to use your 4 wheel drive this morning in Ebbetts Pass.

   The roadways are icy, as the weather is clear but cold.  Drive with caution, and slow down.

Two articles of Impeachment

   The House of Representatives has decided to Impeach Trump on two articles

Monday, December 9, 2019

USS John F. Kennedy christened

   This weekend the newest Naval aircraft carrier was christened the USS John F. Kennedy.

   Kennedy's daughter Caroline had the honor of breaking the bottle on the ship. 

Why Trump loves his rallies...

   There is a really good reason why Trump loves his campaign rallies.

   It is obvious that they are the only place he goes where there are people dumber than he is.

Tree down on Hwy 4

   December 9, 2019 at 8:15 AM:  A tree is reportedly down on Hwy 4 at Big Trees State Park entrance.

   Be extra cautious if in that area until a crew can remove the tree from the roadway.

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Cow out on Hwy 4

   December 8, 2019 at 9:15 PM:  A black cow is reportedly out on Hwy 4 at Redhill Road outside Angels Camp.

   It is apparently headed for Angels, so be cautious if headed that way.

49ers vs. Saints

  UPDATE:  49ers won 48-46. 

All that's left of the big snow....

...are some nice little streams in Arnold!

Sharon Romano

District 1
Let's Talk at the Pizza

If your birthday is today, December 8....

  ..... you share it with Mary Queen of Scots, rapper Nicki Minaj,  musician/singer Jim Morrison,

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Get your ice melt at True Value in Arnold

In Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold

Who's running in Calaveras County?

       Those candidates who have registered to run for office in Calaveras County in March's 2020 primary are:

    Superior Court 1--David Sanders,

Collision on Hwy 4

   December 7, 2019 at 10:40  AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 4 at Poole Station Road near Copperopolis.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries. Be extra cautious if in that area.

Major injury collision on Hwy 4

   According to CHP, on December 6, 2019 around 1:30 PM, Jaime M. Castenada (33) of Modesto

Adopt a horse at Calaveras Fairgrounds

   Always wanted a horse?  On December 15, 2019 there will be an adoption event at the Calaveras Fairgrounds.  If you have a place, you could

Vehicle down embankment in Jamestown

   December 7, 2019 at 8:30 AM:  A vehicle has reportedly run off Obyrnes Ferry Road at Old Obyrnes Ferry Road in the Jamestown area, and travelled down the embankment.

   No injuries have been indicated. One person is standing on the edge of the roadway.

Friday, December 6, 2019

Head-on collision in Angels Camp

   December 6, 2019 at 1:20 PM:  A head-on collision has been reported on Hwy 4 just outside Angels Camp.

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

Murphys Creek Theatre


Bear Valley open this weekend

   Bear Valley Ski Resort is announcing that this weekend it will open the Mokelumne Express Ski Lift for the season.

   This is the 6 passenger lift up the mountain, opening December 7, 2019.

Collision on Hwy 49

   December 6, 2019 at 10:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 49 near Fourth's Crossing outside San Andreas.

   No injuries have been indicated, but be extra careful if in that area.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Sharon Romano for Supervisor

Sharon Romano for Supervisor District 1
Calaveras County

Collision near Toyon

   December 5, 2019 at 9:40 AM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 26 about two miles from Toyon.

    Emergency vehicles are responding to the scene.

Democrats hold holiday potluck

   On December 10, 2019 the Calaveras Democrats will hold a holiday potluck at 5:30 PM.

   It will be held at the main library. Bring a dish, a plate and a friend.

The world in laughing!!!

First America laughed at Trumps' idiocy.
Now the

Car rear-ends big rig

   December 5, 2019 at 8 AM:  A car has reportedly rear-ended a big rig on Michigan Bar Road and Hwy 104 near Ione.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene. Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Calaveras Community Foundation offers grants

   This is the 20th anniversary of the Calaveras Community Foundation, which started in 2000.

   Local non-profits can apply for grants. The total amount available this year will be $25,000.

Kamala Harris drops out of Presidential race

   California Attorney General Kamala Harris dropped out of the Presidential campaign yesterday.

   She stated that she simply did not have the financing to continue.

CCWD says discolored water possible in Ebbetts Pass

   According to CCWD, on December 8, 2019 they will switch the water supply to Hunters Reservoir in Avery.

   Although this may cause discolored water, they insist the water is still safe to drink.

Republicans continue to obstruct!

   While Chair Nadler continues with the impeachment hearing of Trump, the Republicans in the room continue to try and obstruct the hearing.

   The southerner makes motions regarding parliamentary procedure to try and block the hearing, but Nadler continues on, saying the gentleman is not recognized.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Calaveras County Arts Council party


Burn suspension lifted by CalFire

   As of today, December 3, 2019 CalFire is lifting the suspension on burn permits in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties.

   Continue to follow the rules and burn safely. if you decide to burn.

Today is GIVING day! Donate locally!

   As most of your know, today is national Day of Giving and we all should donate to our

Republicans like Trump more than LINCOLN???

  No one should be surprised that in a recent poll of just Republicans that Trump came in ahead

Calaveras Supervisors do not meet today

   The Calaveras Supervisors are not holding a regular meeting today.

   Their next meeting is December 10, 2019, where they will have a full agenda.

Collision on Obyrnes Ferry Road

   December 3, 2019 at 7 AM:  A collision has been reported on Obyrnes Ferry Road at Old Obyrnes Ferry Road outside Jamestown.

   An ambulance and two tow trucks are responding to the scene.

Monday, December 2, 2019

Car off Hwy 12

   December 2, 2019 at 6:45 AM:  A Toyota has reportedly run off Hwy 12 at Hwy 49 in San Andreas.

   No injuries have been indicated, but be cautious if in that area.

Boulders on Obyrnes Ferry Road

   December 2, 2019 at 6:30 PM:  Watch out for boulders on Obyrnes Ferry Road near the bridge outside Copperopolis.

   A crew is being dispatched to clear the roadway.

Sunday, December 1, 2019