Sunday, May 31, 2020

Overturned pickup on Hwy 88

   May 31, 2020 at 12:40 PM:  An overturned pickup has been reported on Hwy 88 at Bear River Road near Bear River Resort.

   Minor injuries have been indicated. Emergency personnel are responding to the scene.

Car vs. pole in Escalon

   May 31, 2020 at 12:25 PM:  A car struck a pole and reportedly overturned on Escalon Bellota Road in Escalon.

   Emergency vehicles are responding to the scene.

Horse trailer on fire

   May 31, 2020 at 12 Noon:  A horse trailer is reportedly on fire on Hwy 26 and Escalon Bellota Road in Linden.

    Emergency fire personnel are responding to the scene.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Fire in Burson area...

   May 30, 2020 at 11 AM:  A fire has been reported on Messing Road in the Burson area.

   Fire personnel are responding to the scene.

Friday, May 29, 2020

OP-ED: Racist thugs like Trump say protesters are violent........

   The protests over the murder of a black man in Minneapolis became worse last night, as some tried to burn down the Police Department.

   Thug Trump and his other racist buddies says this is horrid violence that should be met with shooting, but that the dirty racist cops who killed a man in handcuffs was not.

Motorcycle collision in Pine Grove

   May 29, 2020 at 3:10 PM:  A injured man at Sutter Hospital reported he was run off the roadway on Ridge Road in the Pine Grove area.

   CHP is investigating the alleged hit and run with injuries.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Illegal parking on Parrotts Ferry road

   May 28, 2020 at 4:15 PM:  Cars are again parking illegally on Parrotts Ferry Road at Natural Bridges in Vallecito.

   CHP is responding to get them to move off the roadway.

 

Colin Kaepernick says...Time for Revolution

   Colin Kaepernick is mad!  In light of the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis

Overturned vehicle at Pardee

   May 28, 2020 at 12:15 PM:  A vehicle has overturned on Stoney Creek Road at Pardee.

   A tow truck is responding.  It isn't known if there are any injuries.

NO Burning Allowed!!!

NO burning allowed in Calaveras or Tuolumne County per
CalFire!!

Cow out on Hwy 49

   May 28, 2020  at 9:10 AM: A cow has been reported out on Hwy 49 at Hwy 26 in San Andreas.

   CHP is attempting to locate the owner.  Be cautious if in that area.

Man in Railroad Flat missing

   On May 27, 2020 a Silver Alert was issued for a Railroad Flat man who apparently took a Toyota pickup and left

Forced entry arrest in West Point

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff, a homeowner on Snead Road in West Point reported a male attempting to force entry into their home.

   Gregory Wayne Moore)39) of Pioneer was arrested and charged with alleged Burglary, a felony. He was released with a citation to appear in court.

COVID 19 testing comes to Frogtown

   The Board of the Calaveras County fairgrounds is announcing that starting tomorrow, May 29, 2020 COVID 19 testing will be conducted at Frogtown for both Tuolumne and Calaveras County.

   You must have an appointment. Call 888-634-1123 to schedule.

Grant Metzger leaves CCWD

   We just received a press release stating that the UWPA is hiring a new General Manager, but were surprised to learn

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

BURN PERMITS SUSPENDED in Calaveras and Tuolumne counties

Traffic jam at Natural Bridges

   May 27, 2020 at 3:10 PM:  CHP has received a report that several vehicles are parked partially blocking Parrotts Ferry Road at Natural Bridges in Vallecito.

   CHP will attempt to clear out the illegally parked vehicles. Be extra cautious if you are headed that way.

Car runs off road in Valley Springs

   May 27, 2020 at 2:05 PM:  A car has reportedly run off Hogan Dam Road at Silver Rapids Road in Valley Springs.

  No injuries have been indicated.  CHP is responding.

TRUMP on Twitter


Deaths top 100,000

   As of today, the total deaths from COVID-19 is over 100,000 in the U.S.

   Trump considers this an honor and brags about how perfectly he has handled the virus.

Pregnant woman pinned in

   May 27, 2020 at 9:40 AM:  A traffic collision has reportedly resulted in an overturned car at Hwy 26 and Wall Street in Linden.

   A pregnant woman is pinned in, per CHP. Emergency vehicles are responding to the scene, including an ambulance.

Vehicle in ditch in Angels Camp

   May 27, 2020 at 9:30 AM:  A vehicle has left Hwy 49 at Copello Drive and ended up in a ditch.

   CHP is responding to the scene.

Trump threatens to close down social media

    The mental state of the Trump brain has always been in question, but lately

Four cops fired after black man dies

The black man on the ground is begging to breathe while the officer above him
holds his knee on his neck, and has hands in his pockets.
All four officers involved have been fired and the FBI is investigating.
They have not yet been arrested.

Robbery and Kidnapping in Angels Camp

     On May 22, 2020 Angels Camp Police responded to a report of a 65 year old being

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Large groups of people on Obyrnes Ferry Road

   May 26, 2020 at 4:30 PM:  Large groups of people have been reported on Obyrnes Ferry Road in Copperopolis, illegally parked by the concrete barriers.

   CHP is responding to the area.

Collision in Volcano

   May 26, 2020 at 4:35 PM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 88 at Mace in the Volcano area.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

 

Trash at Natural Bridges

   May 26, 2020 at 4:15 PM:  The Calaveras Sheriff's office is responding to a report of trash and debris being left on Parrots Ferry Road at Natural Bridges in Vallecito. 

   CHP  is also told that people are running back and forth across the roadway at that location.

Grass Fire in Clements area

   May 26, 2020 at 2:20 PM:  A grass fire has been reported on Clements Road outside Clements.

   Several engines are responding to the scene.

Toyota vs. embankment on Hwy 49

   May 26, 2020 at 1:40 PM:  A black Toyota Tundra reportedly struck the embankment on Hwy 49 at Big Bar Road.

   It isn't known if there are injuries. A tow truck and CHP are en route.

 

Overturned vehicle in Angels Camp

   May 26, 2020 at 1:30 PM:  An overturned pickup has been reported on French Gulch Road and Lone Dove Lane in Angels Camp.

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

Two dogs hit on Hwy 4

   May 26, 2020 at 1:30 PM:  Two dogs have been struck by cars on Hwy 4 at Gillis Road below Farmington.

   Animal control has been notified.  Be extra cautious if in that area.

Collision in San Andreas

   May 26, 2020 at 12:50 PM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 49 at Mountain Ranch Road in San Andreas.

  No injuries have been indicated. CHP is at the scene.

Sheet of plastic on Hwy 49

   May 26, 2020 at 11:35 AM:  A sheet of plastic is laying on Hwy 49 near Tonzi Road outside Sutter Creek.

   CHP has been notified. Be extra cautious if headed in that direction.

Motorcycle vs deer causes major injuries

   May 26, 2020 at 8:25 AM:  A motorcycle has struck a deer on Ridge Road at Hamrick's Grade in the Sutter Hill area.

   The rider has major injuries. An ambulance and tow truck are responding.  Three CHP are currently at the scene.

Xenophobic attack in Seattle

   Seattle police are looking for this man, who shoved, slapped and spit on an Asian couple

Tree on Hwy 108

   May 26, 2020 at 7:55 AM:  A tree is about to fall on Hwy 108 at Sanguinetti in Sonora.

   Caltrans and CHP have been notified.

Monday, May 25, 2020

Cows out on Parrots Ferry Road

   May 25, 2020 at 4:25 PM:  Cows are out on Parrot's Ferry Road at Moaning Cave Road in Vallecito.

   Be extra cautious until CHP can locate the owner and remove them from the roadway.

Collision in Angels Camp

   May 25, 2020 at 1:30 PM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 49 at Deer Creek Road in the Angels Camp area.

  One vehicle is on its side. An ambulance is responding to the scene. Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Remember the reason...

Remember the reason we celebrate this Memorial Day Weekend!!!

Sunday, May 24, 2020

Motorcycle collision in Mokelumne Hill

   May 24, 2020 at 1:15 PM:  A motorcycle collision has been reported on the 13 turns near Big Bar on Hwy 49 outside Mokelumne Hill.

   Three CHP units and an ambulance are responding to the scene. Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Long line to get into Camanche

  UPDATE:  CHP has now closed Camanche Road to traffic due to congestion.

Traffic collision in San Andreas

   May 24, 2020 at 9:30 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Fricot City Road near Hwy 49 in San Andreas.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries.  Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Six vehicles blocking Candy Rock Road

    May 23, 2020 at 4:30 PM:  Six cars are reportedly blocking Candy Rock Road in Hathaway Pines.

   It isn't clear what they are doing, but the USFS should lock the gate to prevent all the problems on Candy Rock Road.

Collision in Jackson

  UPDATE:  Major injuries resulted from this collision. An ambulance is

Big rig vs. car in Manteca

   May 23, 2020 at 2:50 PM:  A big rig and a car have reportedly collided at Hwy 99 and Hwy 120 in Manteca.

   The car is on fire and there are major injuries.  Traffic is backed up. Avoid the area if possible.

Motorcycle collision on Hwy 49

   UPDATE:  Per CHP, injuries in this collision were

Slow DOWN!! Watch for wildlife!!

They have a right to live, ..

Car vs deer on Hwy 4--NO deer whistles???

   May 23, 2020 at 11:30 AM:  A car struck a deer on Hwy 4 at Country Club Drive in Arnold and it is laying in the roadway.

   CHP is responding to clear the highway.   Slow down and use the deer warning whistles. They work!!

Brown dog on Hartvickson

   May 23, 20 20 at 11AM:  A small brown terrier is reportedly out on Hartvickson Lane in Rancho Calaveras.

   Be cautious until CHP can locate the owner.

Collision in Rancho Calaveras

  May 23, 2020 at 10:55 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 26 and Silver Rapids Road in Rancho Calaveras.

   No injuries have been indicated, but it is blocking the roadway.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Sheriff's dog bites someone

   On May 21, 2020 at around 3:30 PM an off duty canine at his handlers home, bit a visitor to the home.

   The male who was bitten was transported to the hospital for treatment.  The incident is being investigated to see if this dog is fit to be a sheriff's canine.

Grass fire on Hwy 4

   UPDATE;  Air support and some engines have been pulled off this fire.  They must have it

Car fire on Hwy 4

      May 22, 2020 at 2:20 PM:  A vehicle fire has been reported on Hwy 4 and Meko Drive in Dorrington.

   Fire emergency vehicles are responding to the scene.

Collision on Hwy 12

   May 22, 2020 at 11:40 AM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 12 at Hwy 26 in the Valley Springs area.

  No injuries have been indicated.  CHP is en route to the scene. It is not blocking the roadway.

Lori Loughlin pleads guilty after all

   Both Lori Loughlin and her husband pleaded guilty today to wire fraud and are expected to get  short prison sentences.

   They are 33 and 34 out of 53 charged in the nationwide college entrance scandal.

Cattle truck crash

   May 22, 2020 at 10 AM:  A cattle truck has crashed on Climax Road and June Way with about 30 cattle in the truck.

   Some cattle are now injured and on the roadway, per CHP. The driver was not injured.

Firearm arrest in Burson

   On May 21, 2020 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Joseph Lee Fisher (42) of Burson at his residence on Cheyenne Drive.

   Fisher was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for

Firearm arrest in Valley Springs

   On May 21, 2020 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Zachary Day (31) of Modesto on Arapaho Road in Valley Springs.

   Day was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Possession of Prohibited Ammunition and Revocation of Command Supervision, all felonies and for Possession of illegal Parzphernalia and illegal Substance, both misdemeanors.

Collision in West Point

   UPDATE: Per CHP no injuries are indicated in this crash.

Trump says no more lockdowns

   Yesterday Trump announced that even if the U.S. gets another outbreak of the Covid-19 virus this fall, he will NOT order another lockdown.

   He obsession with trying to get re-elected overcomes any desire to protect the citizens of this country.

Nearly 40 million now unemployed

   As of the report yesterday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of unemployed in the U.S. is the highest ever recorded.

   Another 2.4 million people applied for unemployment benefits, making the new total for 8 weeks nearly 40 million.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Collision at Camanche

   May 21, 2020 at 2:15 PM:  A collision has been reported on Camanche Drive at Curran Road at Camanche Village.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Motorcycle Collision in Volcano

   UPDATE:  Injuries in this collision were minor per CHP.

 May 21, 2020 at 1:45 PM:  A motorcycle

San Joaquin Sheriff's deputy in crash

   May 21, 2020 at 12:45 PM:  A San Joaquin County Sheriff's deputy was reportedly involved in a collision on Hammer Lane at Van Arc Drive in Stockton.

   No injuries are indicated and it is not blocking traffic.

Collision in Linden

   UPDATE:  Injuries are apparently minor in this crash.

May 21, 2020 at 9:50 AM:  A collision

Letter to the Sierra Sentinel: Trump NOT ending postal service

   Dear Editor of Sierra Sentinel:

   Lots of talk from the USPS union about being scared of Trump getting rid of

Wildfire training in Arnold

   CalFire is announcing that today, May 21, 2020 CalFire will be conducting a wildfire training course at the station in Arnold.

   Approximately 8 acres is planned to be burned and smoke will be visible throughout the area during this one day event.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Collision in Angels Camp

   May 20, 2020 at 4:45 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 4 and Angels Road in Angels Camp.

   A tow truck is already at the scene.  Injuries are apparently minor.

Car chase from Valley Springs to Stockton ends in crash

   On May 19, 2020 a suspected car was chased down Hwy 26 from the Dollar General Valley Springs store to the

Collision in Copperopolis

    UPDATE:  Citizen refusing all services, cancel ambulance.

Train vs. truck in Lodi

   May 20, 2020 at 9:50 AM:  A train collided with a truck at Armstrong Road and Pearson Road near Micke Grove Park in Lodi.

   An ambulance and investigators are at the scene.

Cows out in Burson

   May 20, 2020 at 9:40 AM:  Cows are out on Burson Road at Davis Drive in Burson.

   Be extra cautious until CHP can locate the owner and clear the roadway.

Trump really does have LITTLE hands!!!


Still only 13 cases of COVID 19

   According to the Calaveras County Health Department website, the number of COVID 19 cases has not grown in over a week.

   The number is still 13 cases confirmed and all recovered, per the county.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Vehicle damage to McDonald's

   May 19, 2020 at 4 PM:  A vehicle has reportedly caused damage to the overhand and another vehicle at the McDonald's on Mono Way in Sonora.

   CHP is enroute to the scene. No injuries have been indicated.

Vehicle vs. pole in Lockeford

   May 19, 2020 at 10:50 AM:  A vehicle reportedly struck a pole on Graham Road in the Lockeford area.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene. Lines are down so avoid the area if possible.

Joe Scarborough says Trump lying about taking drug

  On Morning Joe this morning, Joe Scarborough called Trump a liar, saying that he knows Trump is NOT taking Hydroxychloroquine.

   He says Trump is just saying that as a distraction from the scandal at the State Department, caused by firing the Inspector General.

Trump taking WHAT??? Nancy Pelosi says.....

   At yesterday's press conference, Trump announced that he is now taking daily doses of

Rain and Snow in mid May

   May 19, 2020:  Calaveras County was treated to a mid-May set of storms in the past couple of days. Rain in the foothills and snow high in the mountains.

   The storm should subside by tonight, leaving the rest of the week and the Memorial Day weekend warm and dry.

Multiple warrants arrest in Calaveras

   On May 18, 2020 Andrew Everett Jordan (30) of Vallecito was arrested by Calaveras Sheriff deputies at the Calaveras Superior Court.

   Jordan was booked into the Calaveras County Jail on three local warrants, including 2 alleged felonies and 5 misdemeanors.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Collision in Murphys

  May 18, 2020 at 4:55 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Big Trees Road in Murphys.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Car stuck on Fire Hydrant

   May 18, 2020 at 2:55 PM:  A car had a collision and then became stuck on top of a fire hydrant off Hwy 120 in Manteca.

   Water is reportedly spraying out everywhere. Emergency personnel, including an ambulance are responding.

Multi-vehicle collision

  May 18, 2020 at 2:50 PM:  A multi-vehicle collision has been reported on Hwy 120 at Main Street in Manteca.

   Emergency vehicles are responding to the scene.

Overturned car in Valley Springs

   May 18, 2020 at 2:40 PM:  A car has overturned into a ditch at Hwy 26 and Hogan Dam Road, in front of Valley Springs Gym.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Car vs. tree in Jamestown

   May 18, 2020 at 12:55 PM:  A car reportedly went off Jamestown Road at Golf Links Road and struck a tree.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Collision on Hwy 88

   May 18, 2020 at 12:45 PM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 88 at Silver Lake.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries. Emergency crews are responding to the scene.

Rim Trail activities on hold

   Due to the Covid 19 crisis, all Arnold Rim Trail activities are on hold.

   The trail itself, however, is open to well spaced hiking for individuals.

Hwy 99 flooding in Manteca

   May 18, 2020 at 11:55 AM:  Hwy 99 is reportedly flooded due to a thunderstorm at Hwy 120 in Manteca.

   CHP is asking drivers to slow down as they get in that area to avoid collisions.

 

Tree down in Volcano

   May 18, 2020 at 11:40 AM:  A tree is reportedly down on Quartz Mountain Road at Meath Road in the Volcano area.

   Be extra cautious until a crew can clear the roadway.

Bailey Eltringham wins Supreme Champion


Angels Camp City Council meeting

   On Tuesday May 19, 2020 the Angels Camp City Council will hold a regular meeting via video conference.

   Go to meetgoogle.com/vbt-jofi-svy to connect, per their press release.

Chains required on Hwy 88

   May 18, 2020 at 11:20 AM:  Chains are required on Hwy 88 at Peddlers Hill.

   Drive extra carefully if headed for the mountains.

Car into trees off Hwy 88

   May 18, 2020 at 11:15 AM:  A car has slid off Hwy 88 on Carson Pass and into the trees.

   It already has a couple of inches of snow on it. A tow truck is responding. No injuries have been indicated.

Car runs off roadway in Copperopolis

   May 18, 2020 at 11 AM:  A car has run off Copper Cove Drive near Black Creek Drive in Copperopolis.

   A tow truck is responding to the scene. It isn't yet known if there are injuries.

Investigate me and I'll get you FIRED!!

   The Inspector General at the State Department was fired late Friday night after Secretary

Collision in Sutter Creek

   May 18, 2020 at 8:15 AM:  A collision has been reported at Hwy 49 and Sutter Ione Road in Sutter Creek.

   Minor injuries are indicated. Emergency officials are responding, including a tow truck.

Let's see now...Trump has tried to blame

   Trump has tried to blame everyone but himself and his administration for the failure

Manzanita Arts in Angels Camp closing

   Due to the Coronavirus and downturn in the economy, the board of the Manzanita Arts Emporium is closing it's Angels Camp location.

   They plan to reopen at the Volunteer Center in San Andreas when the quarantine is over.

Chains required on Hwy 4

   May 18, 2020 at 8 AM:  Chains are required on Hwy 4 at Cottage Springs.  It has been hailing in Arnold.

   Drive carefully if you must travel in the mountains.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Pole down on Hwy 12

   May 16, 2020 at 9 AM:  A car struck a pole and a fence at Hwy 12 and Pettinger Road in Burson and left the scene.

  Be extra cautious if in that area.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Voorhees loses lawsuit against CCWD

   Ryan Voorhees, who filed a lawsuit against CCWD in 2011 for money he said they owed him regarding

Motorcycle Collision on Hwy 4

   May 15, 2020 at 3 PM:  A motorcycle collision has been reported on Hwy 4 near Stallion Way, just below Angels Camp.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.  Avoid the area if possible.  Two cars were also involved in this crash.

Fire truck vs. Police car in Jenny Lind

   May 15, 2020 at 1:50 PM:  A fire truck has reportedly struck a patrol vehicle on Baldwin Street in Jenny Lind.

   No injuries are indicated.

Cuomo brothers are winners

   When Chris Cuomo with CNN began interviewing his brother, Governor Cuomo, on his

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Do you know this person???

This person is believed to be the PORCH PIRATE
in Copperopolis. If you recognize him, call the
Calaveras Sheriff at 209-754-6500

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Collision in Clements

   May 13, 2020 at 3:10 PM:  A collision has been reported at Hwy 12 and Hwy 88 in Clements.

   No injuries have been indicated. It is not blocking the roadway.

Collision in Jamestown

   May 13, 2020 at 2 PM:  A collision has been reported at Preston Lane and Seco Street in Jamestown.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.  Be extra cautious if in that area.

Battery arrest in Angels Camp

   On May 12, 2020 Angels Camp Police arrested Joshua Charles Corbett Cowan (44) of

Monday, May 11, 2020

Louis LaJoy new Postmaster General

   Trump has appointed a large GOP donor to the office of the Postmaster General.

Car vs pole near Pardee

   May 11, 2020 at 8:50 AM:  A car has struck a pole on Buena Vista Avenue near Pardee Reservoir.

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

True Value in Arnold burglarized

  Sometime during the night of May 10, 2020 the True Value Hardware Store

Copper Turks!!!

Look at these gorgeous birds playing golf at Saddle Creek!

Sunday, May 10, 2020

Chris Wallace tells Mnuchin about unemployment

   The government released that unemployment is only 14%, but Chris Wallace of FOX News Sunday challenged Trump lover Mnuchin that it is actually much higher.

   The labor statistics say it is at least 25% unemployment, if you include the past 2 weeks unemployed.

Half of Siegried and Roy lost to Covid-19

   The magic team of Siegfried and Roy has lost half its magic.  Roy Horn has died

Motorcycle collision in Pioneer

   May 10, 2020 at 10:05 AM:  A motorcycle has run of Hwy 88 at Tiger Creek Road in Pioneer and gone about 25' off the roadway.

   Emergency personnel are responding to the scene.

Why the US Postal Service is running out of money....

   For decades now, the US Postal Service, with its wasted TV advertising, draconian

LIttle Richard dies! Good GOLLY!

The ARCHITECT of rock and roll, Little Richard has died!
Good Golly, Miss Molly!!!

Happy Mother's Day!!!


Saturday, May 9, 2020

Calaveras County re-opening some?

   As of May 8, 2020 Calaveras County Supervisors have rescinded the total stay-at-home

Collision in Wallace

   May 9, 2020 at 8 AM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 12 at Wards in Wallace.

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

Black Jogger gunned down by RACISTS!! Don Lemon gets emotional in report!

   In February a black jogger was gunned down by at least 2 white men in

Friday, May 8, 2020

COVID 19 in Calaveras County

   As of the County Health Departments COVID 19 page, they have currently tested 402 people

CalFire burn in Wilseyville

   CalFire will burn 20 acres near Schaads Road in the Wilseyville area to reduce fuels on May 11, 2020.

   There will be smoke, engines and fire crews present.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Vehicle theft arrest in Valley Springs

   On May 6, 2020 CHP arrested Matthew Patrick Herrera (35) of Sacramento on Hwy 12 in Valley Springs.

   Herrera was booked into the Calaveras County

New Arnold True Value location opening soon

The owner wants to thank all of our customers for their patience while we
are in the process of moving to a bigger and better location at
1082 Hwy 4, corner of Manuel Road in Arnold.
See you there soon!!!

Angels Camp City Council special meeting

   Today at 3 PM the Angels Camp City Council will hold a Special Meeting jointly with the Calaveras Board of Supervisors.

   The meeting is to get an update on the COVID-19 status in Calaveras County. You can view the meeting live by going to the Calaveras County meetings section of their website.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Collision in Farmington

   May 6, 2020 @ 11:30 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 4 and Escalon Bellota Road in Farmington.

   An ambulance is responding. One vehicle is apparently on fire.   Be extra cautious if headed that direction.

Rollover in Clements

   May 6, 2020 at 6 AM:  A rollover has been reported near a barn on Clements Road in Clements.

   Minor injuries have been indicated. A tow truck is responding to the scene.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Motorcycle chase on Hwy 12

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff, a deputy attempted to stop a motorcycle with a passenger for excessive speed (75 in a 55 zone) between San Andreas

Happy Cinco de Mayo


Monday, May 4, 2020

Democrats hold Virtual Meeting

  On Tuesday May 12, 2020 at 5:30 PM the Calaveras Democrats will hold their monthly meeting.

   It will be held by computer, a Virtual Meeting.  Go to info@calaverasdemocrats.org for information on accessing the meeting by ZOOM.

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Beautiful Spring Day!!!


Fire outside Farmington

   May 3, 2020 at 11:45 AM:  A grass fire has been reported on Jack Tone Road outside Farmington.

   Fire personnel are responding to the scene.

BIG thank you owed to those with great courage

   There have been a lot of well-deserved thank you's going out to nurses and doctors, cops

Saturday, May 2, 2020

KCBP radio at 95.5...FM....

   There is a new public radio station out of Modesto that you might enjoy. They play all

Swastikas, Confederate flags, guns, hate; campaign for Trump!

  Nothing has ever changed, whether its the racist tea party not wanting tax money

Meet Lily the Lizard

   This is Lily the Lizard, a resident of Copperopolis.

   Isn't she beautiful?  Thanks, BP, for the cute photo!

Friday, May 1, 2020

Deaths in Calaveras County

   In April of 2020 the following residents died in Calaveras County:

   Jeffrey R. Yarnell of Jerrilyn Drive in Arnold, diedon April 1, 2020 at the age

Today is May Day! Happy Spring!!


White Pines Park reopens....partially

   According to Joel Metzger of CCWD, White Pines Park is now reopened, at least partially, and only to Calaveras County residents.

   The 6 foot distance must be maintained between non-family participants.  No playing on any playground structures will be allowed.

BURN Permits required as of May 1, 2020

   CALFIRE is requiring permits to burn on your property as of May 1, 2020.

   You can go online and apply for a permit.