Saturday, June 8, 2019

Don't let PG&E decimate your land!! Just say NO!!!

   Fortunately, we have a Supervisor in District 3 who listens to her constituents and has already met with PG&E

Vehicle pursuit and arrest in Ebbetts Pass

   On June 2, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies attempted to pull over a driver for a minor vehicle infraction on Mandel Road

Arts and Crafts Festival comes to Arnold

  On July 5 and 6, 2019 there will be an Arts and Crafts Festival on Hwy 4 in downtown Arnold.

   There will be all kinds of food, music and crafts available in the Bristol's parking lot both days.

Black bear cub caught at UC Davis released

  A very young bear cub caught on the UC Davis campus was released into the wild after being fitted with a collar.

   The cub was likely a one-year old, just separated from his mom.

Fire on Hwy 108

  UPDATE:  Air support was cancelled.  Fire being brought under control.

Jack Garamendi to speak at Calaveras Democrats meeting

   On Tuesday June 11, 2019 the Calaveras Democrats will hold their regular monthly meeting at the main library in

HOLY Guacamole!!! Colbert brought Trump to his senses?

    After Trump announced tariffs on products coming into the US from Mexico, Stephen Colbert got serious, pointing out the problem to the low

Red Flag Warning!!! Fire season in HERE! Listen to Smokey!

We must all do our part to prevent wildfires. PG&E refuses to do what it
needs to do; BURY THEIR LINES!  Cutting down all our trees is NOT
the answer.  And turning off the power?
Thank you Smokey, for reminding us to be careful!

California has 58 elected Sheriff's who believe they are GODS???

    Due to the trouble in Sacramento County with Sheriff Scott Jones not wanting any oversight of his department, the State is introducing a new law to make it possible for

Woman arrested at Treats in San Andreas

   On June 1, 2019 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Joslyn Grace Payne Berard (23) with no known address, at Treats General Store in San Andreas.

   Berard was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly manufacturing, importing, selling or Possession of metal knuckles, a felony and for an outstanding warrant for failure to appear, a misdemeanor.

Body in burned-out vehicle investigation

The burned out car was similar to this
photo. If you have information, please
call the Calaveras Sheriff at 754-6500.
   The body found in the burned out vehicle near Hwy 4 and Telegraph in Copperopolis on the

Declawing cat illegal in New York

   The state of New York has become the first in the country, (and hopefully not the last), to pass a law making in illegal to declaw a cat.

   Cats lose their balance and are unable to defend themselves after their torturous practice is
completed. Come on, California! 

Calaveras Jail inmate work program expanded

   Now women will be allowed to work outside the jail on various projects, including landscaping, fire prevention, cemetery cleaning, etc, just as the men currently are.

   Credits for time-served is an incentive for this program.

Calaveras Supervisors to appoint new D 1 Planning Commissioner

   On Tuesday June 11, 2019 the Calaveras Supervisors will approve the appointment of a new Planning Commissioner for District 1.

   Two have applied for the position; Sharon Romano and Trent Fiorino.

Calaveras County Sheriff's Office hiring Bailiffs

   The Calaveras County Sheriff's Office is hiring 'extra hire bailiffs' to work a flexible work schedule in the new courthouse.

    Prisoner transport, courtroom security, and lobby screening are a few of the duties. Applicants must possess 832 PC Certificate. Call Laurie Murray for more information at 209-754-6324.