Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Septic truck overturned on Hwy 26

    September 22, 2021 at 1:30 PM:  A septic truck has reportedly overturned on Hwy 26 at Wall Road in the West Point area.

   Two got out of the truck.  Hwy 26 is blocked with emergency equipment. It isn't known if there are injuries.

Chase in West Point

   UPDATE:  The suspect has now returned to the vehicle, per the deputy in pursuit.  

 UPDATE:  Driver has apparently bailed out of the vehicle and ran onto Terry Strange's property. Vehicle rolled

Nooner editor Scott Lay has passed away

Unknown to most of us, Scott Lay had trouble
with alcohol and had isolated himself from
close friends recently. So sad
    Every day those of us who follow and love politics received an email from Scott Lay, who created

Caution: Injured deer on Hwy 4

    September 22, 2021 at 8 AM:  An injured deer has been reported on Hwy 4 at Poole Station

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Arrest on Hwy 4

    On September 20, 2021 around midnight Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Christopher Salem

Grass fire in Copperopolis

  UPDATE:  Fire is now contained.

Vehicle Fire in West Point

    September 21, 2021 at 12:10 PM:  A vehicle fire has been reported on Barney Way in West Point.

   Several engines and water tenders are responding to the scene.

Blessing of Animals

  On October 3, 2021 there will be a Blessing of the Animals held at St. Clare Episcopal Church in Avery.

   Begins at 9 AM, animals need to be on leash or in carrier please. Call 795-5970 if any questions.

Collision in Murphys

  UPDATE:  One vehicle ended up on its roof. An ambulance was dispatched.  

Calaveras County Arts Council meeting

   


Tonight, September 21, 2021 at 5 PM there will be a meeting of the Calaveras County Arts Council in

Monday, September 20, 2021

Collision in Angels Camp

    September 20, 2021 at 2:35 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 49 at Depot Road in Angels Camp.

   The roadway is blocked but no injuries have been indicated.

Cattle on roadway in Avery

    September 20, 2021 at 1:45 PM:  Cows, calves and a bull are reportedly out on the roadway at Moran Road and Love Creek Road in Avery.

   CHP is notifying animal control. Be extra cautious if in the area.

Collision near Pardee

   UPDATE:  Per CHP injuries in this collision were major.

Sunday, September 19, 2021

UPDATE: Ben and Jerry adopted together today......Adopt Ben & Jerry together

 

These two beauties can be visited at the
Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas

Lance is looking for a home

 

Visit Lance at the Calaveras Animal Shelter
in San Andreas

49ers vs. Eagles today

    The San Francisco 49ers are in Philadelphia today to play the Eagles.

   The game starts at 10 AM our time.

If your birthday is today, September 19....

  ..... you share it with Jimmy Fallon, actor Adam West, 

CHP officer dies of COVID--

    Earlier this month a CHP officer assigned to the San Andreas unit in Calaveras County was diagnosed with COVID 19.

   Unfortunately, he died from the virus.  Many are asking "Was he vaccinated?" And if not, why not? Joseph Boberg was only 41 years old.

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Fire on Mountain Ranch Road

   UPDATE:  Apparently a structure is involved in this fire.

Fire near Calaveras County Airport

   UPDATE:  Ebbetts Pass Fire has been dispatched to this fire. 

Vehicle fire in Copperopolis

    September 18, 2021 at 9:30 AM:  A vehicle fire has been reported on Hwy 4 in Copperopolis.

   Several engines and water tenders are responding to the scene.

Friday, September 17, 2021

Overturned vehicle on Hwy 26

      September 17, 2021 at 4 PM:  An overturned vehicle has been reported on it's roof down the embankment of Hwy 26 and Campo Seco Turnpike.  

   Minor injuries have been indicated. 

Arrests at Copperopolis Shell Station

   On September 16, 2021 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Alexander

Two arrested for burglary in Valley Springs

    On September 15, 2021 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Joseph

Collision on Hwy 4

  UPDATE:  Apparently the driver of this pickup

Cross Country at Frogtown

    On September 18, 2021 Frogtown will become a Cross Country event course.

    This event will take place all day long over the entire fairgrounds and part of the Tryon Ranch.

Sweet Sheba

 

Visit her at the Calaveras Animal Shelter in
San Andreas

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Grass Fire in Burson

    September 16, 2021 at 3:05 PM:  A grass fire has been reported near homes at 4505 4x Ranch Road in Burson.

   Several engines and aircraft are responding.  Possible started with lawnmower.  People have been evacuated from the nearest home.

Blues and Bones Festival

   On September 25, 2021 the Blues and Bones Festival will be held at Frogtown, just outside Angels Camp.

   Go to their website for tickets.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Collision on Hwy 108

    September 15, 2021 at 3:55 PM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 108 at Long Barn.

   Tools are apparently all over the roadway.  Be extra cautious if headed that way.

Motorcycle collision on Hwy 4

    September 15, 2021 at 10 AM: A motorcycle has reportedly collided with a car on Hwy 4 at Jack Tone Road just below Farmington.

    An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Governor Newsome wins by nearly twice the votes

    Republican, anxious to grab any type of political power they can in the liberal state of California used the poorly designed recall law to try and remove Governor Newsome from his office.

   They failed, as they nearly always do, with the Governor getting nearly double the votes needed!  But it cost the state nearly $250 million of our tax money.

Pickup strikes light pole in Avery

    September 15, 2021 at 7:30 AM:  A white pickup reportedly ran off Hwy 4 near Moran Road and struck several posts, including a light pole.

   CHP is investigating. It was not blocking Hwy 4.

Arrest made for Hopkins Fire in Calpella!! Good job!!

    CalFire and the Mendocino District Attorney's office investigated and quickly arrested an ARSON suspect in the Hopkins Fire, which destroyed 10 homes and damaged two others in the town on Calpella.

    No name has yet been provided, but it is indicated that they are in the Mendocino County Jail.  Good job CalFire!!!

Monday, September 13, 2021

Texas Longhorn loose in Rancho Calaveras

    September 13, 2021 at 10:20 AM:  A Texas Longhorn has been reported on Silver Rapids Road in Rancho Calaveras.

   CHP is attempting to locate the owner. Be extra cautious until roadway is clear.

Sunday, September 12, 2021

Saturday, September 11, 2021

Collision on Hwy 108

    September 11, 2021 at 1 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 108 at Kennedy Meadows.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding. 

Collision on Hwy 4

    UPDATE:  The roadway has been cleared.

Jack-nifed big rig

    September 11, 2021 at 10:50 AM:  A jack-knifed big rig has been reported on Hwy 108 at Obyrnes Ferry Road in Jamestown.

   It is apparently blocking the roadway.  Be cautious if in that area. 

Friday, September 10, 2021

Calfire arrests man in fire incident

   On September 9, 2021 Calfire arrested a man alleged to have recklessly starting a fire

Arson suspect arrested

   On September 9, 2021 Calfire arrested a woman alleged to have set a series of arson fires around the city of Plymouth.

   She was booked into the Amador County Jail.

Collision: Box truck and Honda Civic

    September 10, 2021 at 12:30 PM:  A collision has been reported between a box truck and a Honda Civic on Hwy 108 at 5th Avenue.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding. 

Rain....nature's wonder!!

 

How long has it been since the last rain??

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Arrest for threats in Vallecito

    On September 5, 2021 around 2:45 PM Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Michael Paul Galedridge (36) of Vallecito at his residence on Moaning Cave Drive.

   Galedridge was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Threats with Intent to Terrorize and Cauisng harm or death to an elderly dependent, both felonies and for Contempt of Court and Assault, both misdemeanors.

Arson arrest in Wilseyville-- BIG THANK YOU!!!

  On September 4, 2021 around 5:55 AM Stan L. Saulsbury (51) of Wilseyville was arrested on

UPDATE: Andi was just claimed by her owner! Good news!

 

There are plenty of other wonderful dogs to visit at the
Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas

Angels Camp Police ANTI-Cannibis, gets Cannabis GRANT???

    Something is not right here. We know the City of Angels Camp (with their right-wing city council), voted DOWN any cannabis in the city limits.

   So then, WHY is the police department getting grant money from the cannabis fund??????? ($46,000 bucks)  We OBJECT!!

Collision in Wallace

   September 9, 2021 at 8 AM: A traffic collision on Wade Lane in Wallace has been reported.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Vehicle fire in Sonora

  UPDATE:  Fire is knocked down. Some crews have been

Rollover on Hwy 4

    September 7, 2021 at 12 Noon:  A vehicle has rolled over on Hwy 4 near the Utica Powerhouse in Murphys.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding.

Truck vs motorcycle in San Andreas

    September 7, 2021 at 9 AM:  A truck and a motorcycle have collided on Hwy 49 at Mountain Ranch Road in San Andreas.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Grass fire in Jamestown

    September 6, 2021 at 11:55 AM:  A grass fire has been reported on Rawhide Road near Rocky Road in Jamestown.

   Several engines and water tenders are responding to the scene.

House fire in Rancho Calaveras

   UPDATE:  This fire was quickly extinguished. All units are now

Sunday, September 5, 2021

House fire in Escalon

    September 5, 2021 at 12:45 PM:  A house fire has been reported on Hwy 120 in Escalon.

   Fire personnel are responding to the scene.

Grass fire in Fiddletown

    September 5, 2021 at 12:35 PM:  A grass fire has been reported on Tyler Road in Fiddletown.

    Several engines and water tenders are responding.

Collision on Hwy 49

    September 5, 2021 at 12:30 PM:  A collision has been reported on Hwy 49 in Carson Hill.

   A tow truck is responding. No injuries are indicated.

Dodgers and Giants at 4 PM today

    The Dodgers and Giants are all tied up and their next game is at 4 PM today. 

    So good to see the rivalry with a big crowd in the stands again.

House fire in Meadowmont

The owners were not at home. Sadly, their
pets did not survive.
    September 4, 2021:  A house fire has damaged a home on Country Club Drive in Meadowmont last night.

     The cause of the fire is unknown, but the entire area was terrified.

Friday, September 3, 2021

Three vehicle crash in Martell

    September 3, 2021 at 4:20 PM:  A 3 vehicle collision has been reported on Hwy 88 at Hwy 49 in Martell.

   An ambulance and tow trucks are responding.

Valley Springs man arrested for threats

   On September 2, 2021 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Vernon Keith Moore (37) of Valley Springs at his residence on Stagecoach Drive.

   Moore was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Threatening a crime with intent to Terrorize, a felony.

Aggravated sexual assault of minor arrest

     On September 1, 2021 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Aaron Michael Green (35) of Copperopolis on Feather Drive.

   Green was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Minor by force, a felony and for Unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, a misdemeanor. 

Elder abuse arrest

    On September 1, 2021 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Rosann Christine Gentile (48) of San Andreas at her residence at 1330 Calaveritas Road in San Andreas.

   Gentile was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Causing harm or death to an Elder dependent, a felony.

Firearm arrest of Valley Springs man

   On August 31, 2021 Calaveras Sheriff deputies arrested Stephen Douglas Rennison (38) of Valley Springs.

   Rennison was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Possession of a firearm by a felon/addict.

BEWARE! Possible new child predator in Arnold???

     Recently a very old man has moved into a beat up old cabin near the corner of Manuel Road and Hwy

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Use deer warning whistles

 

Help protect the beautiful deer of
Ebbetts Pass!!

Copters and planes bombing Kirkwood and above Kyburz

  September 2, 2021 at 10 AM: Checking Flightradar, we find 4 helicopters and a bomber just above Kyburz and more over Kirkwood trying to stop the Caldor Fire.
Hwy 50 near Kyburz 

   
   They believed they have saved most of the homes at South Lake Tahoe; so far, anyway.

Finally--2020 Census data for Calaveras--and let the battle begin!!

    We just received the 2020 Census population data for Calaveras County

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Where will Candyrock Terrorist and Gay Porn Club meet?

    We hear that the USFS has banned the CTGPC (Candyrock Terrorist and Gay Porn Club) from holding their meetings in their forest, due to fire hazard.

   Where will they meet now?

Letter to the Editor: Fire

    Dear Editor:

     I am bamboozled and angry about what is going on with fire in my wonderful Sierras. I watched a

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

ALL USFS Parks are closed

    August 31, 2021 at 1 PM:  The USFS just announced that ALL national parks and forest lands are now closed to the public.

   The danger of fire will be less without the public using the parks. Thank you USFS for the wise decision.  

House fire in Jackson

    August 31, 2021 at 1 PM:  A house fire has been reported on Sutter Street in Jackson.

    Several engines, water tenders and training crews are responding to the scene.

Adopt a puppy

 

Visit him and others at the Calaveras Animal Shelter in
San Andreas 

All of South Lake Tahoe evacuated

The Caldor Fire is threatening South Lake Tahoe
and burning

Monday, August 30, 2021

Who would have believed it???

 

Yes, they are evacuating Emerald Bay residents, mandatory
evacuations right down to the edge of

Saturday, August 28, 2021

Structures destroyed in Washington Fire

One of the homes destroyed in the Washington
Fire in Jamestown.
    The Washington Fire, which first appeared along Hwy 108 near Golf Links Road, moved quickly into a residential area.

   
17 structures were destroyed within the 100 acres reached by this fire.

Collision in Murphys

    August 28, 2021 at 8:15 AM: A car has reportedly run off Hwy 4 near the Utica Powerhouse and down into the ditch in Murphys.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Evacuations lifted in Airola Fire

   Parrots Ferry Road is reopening tonight, per CHP, as crews gain control over the Airola Fire.

   Also residents evacuated during the fire may return to their homes.

The infamous "Moran Road Black Cow!"

     August 26, 2021 at 8 PM:  The infamous black cow of Moran Road has made an appearance tonight near the dump.

   Be extra cautious until the owner once again rounds up his cow.

Midas needs a home

 

A Great Pyrenees mix, you can visit Midas
at the Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas

Grass fire in Sonora

    UPDATE:  Multiple power poles and lines are on fire; notify PG&E. It's been named the Washington.

Man arrested in evacuation area.

    A man was arrested by Calaveras Sheriff deputies around 11:50 PM on August 25, 2021, on foot

Airola Fire UPDATE

Red outline is current fire line and blue line is
evacuation warnings

    According to Calfire, the Airola

Evacuation center in Arnold

   Another evacuation center has opened up at Independence Hall in Arnold for Airola Fire evacuees.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Smoke over Calaveras County

   Because of the direction of the wind, the smoke from the Airola Fire became

Fire at Melones--Named the Airola IC

UPDATE at 4:30 PM:  More engines have been called up to help with the Airola fire. Caltrans has

Tree causes propane roll-out

    Apparently a tree that was cut down at a residence on El Dorado in Arnold on August 24, 2021, went astray.

Some Dixie Fire victims go home

 Some victims of the Dixie Fire have been allowed to return to their property. Residents of Chester, which was largely saved returned yesterday.

   The Dixie Fire has now destroyed 735,064 acres but is now 40% contained.  1273 structures have been lost so far.

Caldor Fire continues to grow


    As of August 25, 2021 the Caldor Fire has destroyed 126, 182 acres and is still only 11% contained.

    637 homes have been lost so far in this fire. Hwy 50 is closed indefinitely.


Motorcycle collision in Sonora

    August 25, 2021 at 8:05 AM:  A motorcycle and car have collided on Mono Road at Standard Road in Sonora.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Pickup vs. Caltrans

    August 25, 2021 at 8 AM:  A pickup has crashed into a parked Caltrans vehicle at Reed's Turnpike and Littlejohn Road in Copperopolis.

   No injuries have been indicated.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Garage fire in Burson

   UPDATE:  Fire is apparently not into the vegetation at this point.

Grass fire in Jamestown

  UPDATE:  Small patch of fire has been quickly extinguished.

Avenatti trial ends with mistrial

    The embezzlement case against attorney Michael Avenatti ended today with the judge declaring it a mistrial.

   Apparently the prosecutor failed to turn over computer evidence to the defense during the trial.

Trailer fire in Angels Camp

    August 24, 2021 at 10 AM:  A fire has been reported in the bathroom of a mobile home at Big Horn trailer park in Angels Camp.

   The Angels Camp Fire department is responding.

Overturned Jeep in Long Barn

    August 24, 2021 at 9 AM:  An overturned Jeep Wrangler has been reported on Hwy 108 at Long Barn in Tuolumne County.

   One person is trapped in the vehicle. An ambulance is responding to the scene.


Will Wilseyville horror ever end???

   The Calaveras County Sheriff's office has apparently held onto remains found in the area

Vehicle vs fire hydrant

    August 24, 2021 at 8:15 AM:  A vehicle has reportedly struck a fire hydrant on Main Street at Murphys Grade Road in Angels Camp.

   Angels Fire Department is responding. It isn't known if there are injuries.

Monday, August 23, 2021

T-bone collision near Farmington

    August 23, 2021 at 12:15 PM:  A t-bone collision has been reported at Henry Road and Carter Road outside Farmington.

     The roadway is blocked. An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Fatal motorcycle crash

    According to CHP on August 21, 2021 around 4.27 AM Justin Conder (29) of San Andreas was

Adopt a kitty

 

...at the Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas

Friday, August 20, 2021

Hwy 50 closed--both directions

    UPDATE August 21, 2021 at 7 AM:  Caldor Fire is now 82,444 acres and is still 0% contained. 245 structures have been destroyed so far.

   Amador County and the southern end of Calaveras County are under evacuation warnings.

Dixie Fire gains another 21,000 acres

  UPDATE on August 21, 2021:  The new total acreage for the Dixie Fire is 714,219 acres. Containment is

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Caldor Fire still no containment

   UPDATE: As of 7 AM on August 20, 2021 the Caldor Fire is 73,415 acres and is still

Motorcycle collision in Mountain Ranch

    August 19, 2021 at 7 PM:  A motorcycle and car have collided on Mountain Ranch Road at Michel Road in Mountain Ranch.

   Motorcyclist is apparently being restrained from the driver

Marriage licenses in Calaveras in July 2021

    Some of the marriage licenses issued in Calaveras County in July of 2021 include:

    Jamie Lynn Sorrell and

Caldor Fire in El Dorado County

    As of August 19, 2021 at 7:55 AM the Caldor Fire in El Dorado County is posted by Calfire as 65,475 acres with evacuations continuing to take place.

    There is 0 containment so far in this fire. 

Dixie Fire grows and grows

   August 19, 2021 at 7:50 AM: Calfire just posted the new total acreage for the Dixie Fire in Plumas County as 678,369.  That is 50 thousand acres more than yesterday at this time.

   Containment is listed at 35 %.

   

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Vehicle rollover on Hwy 88

    August 18, 2021 at 2:40 PM:  A vehicle has rolled over on Hwy 88 at Columbia Drive in Carson Pass area.

    The westbound lane is blocked. An ambulance is responding.

Two grass fires in Sonora

    August 18, 2021 at 2:45 PM:  Two grass fires have been reported on Algerine Road near Stent Cutoff Road in the Sonora area.

    Several engines and water tenders are responding to the scene.  Fires are approximately 1/2 mile apart.

Dixie Fire UPDATE

  There doesn't seem to be any stopping the Dixie Fire. Some have told us it will have to rain or snow and could be stopped in November.

   So far, as of August 18, 2021 at 8:35 AM Calfire shows 626,751 acres destroyed, 20,000 more than yesterday. Containment remains at 31%.

Caldor Fire in El Dorado County--0% containment

Firefighters trying to save homes in Grizzly Flats
area of Caldor Fire.

 As of August 18, 2021 at 8:25 AM the Caldor Fire, located in El Dorado County, is now

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Motorcycle collision at Lake Alpine

    UPDATE:  Major injuries resulted from this collision.

More acreage destroyed by the Dixie Fire

Residents of Taylorsville told to leave due to
Dixie Fire overtaking town.
    As of August 17, 2021 at 8 AM the Dixie Fire has burned 604,511 acres and is still just 31% contained.

   That is 25,000 more acres than reported yesterday by Calfire.  Now they are issuing evacuations near Susanville, as the fire is headed in that direction.


    

Caldor Fire in El Dorado County

    As of August 17, 2021 the Caldor Fire has grown to 6500 acres and caused many evacuations in the Grizzly Flats area.

  Some homes have already been destroyed.  It appears to have started near the Consumnes River. It iss 0% contained.

Monday, August 16, 2021

Grass Fire in Copperopolis

    August 16, 2021 at 3:50 PM:  A grass fire caused by a vehicle has been reported on Horseshoe Drive in Copperopolis.

   Several enginess are responding to the scene. 

Cases of Covid climb in Calaveras

    On August 14, 2021 33 new cases of Covid were diagnosed in Calaveras County, that makes 284 cases between August 2 and 15, 2021. 

   Some places are again requiring masks to enter.

Fire in Sonora

    UPDATE:  Forward progress on this fire is stopped. Air is dropping retardant.

Head-on collision in Copperopolis

    UPDATE:  Injuries are now indicated to be minor as a result of this

Judge says Kelly Clarkson pre-nup is good!

Clarkson recently sold her home in Tennessee
and paid $5.4 million for this LA colonial home.
    Thanks to getting a pre-nup before marrying her now estranged husband, Kelly Clarkson wants to sell

Copper needs a home

 

Copper is a cute little lap dog. Visit him 
at the Calaveras Animal Shelter in
San Andreas

Calaveras Democrats say...

 


Sunday, August 15, 2021

15,000 more acres added to Dixie Fire

  UPDATE:  579,614 acres are now reported as the acres burned, 10,000 more than earlier this morning.

 UPDATE at 7:15AM on August 16, 2021. The Dixie Fire is now 569,707 acres and is still

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Blagen Road Bridge to be replaced

 

This is the alternate route to avoid 
the construction of the Blagen Road
Bridge in September and October, 2021
in Arnold

Another 20,000 acres burn in Dixie Fire

   UPDATE:  As of 9:50 AM the fire was again reflecting

Murphy needs a home

 

What a handsome fellow. Visit Murphy at the
Calaveras Animal Shelter in San Andreas.

Friday, August 13, 2021

Truck into embankment

   August 13, 2021 at 3:30 PM:  A work truck reportedly struck the embankment on Hwy 49 at Carson Hill.

  The vehicle rolled over and it isn't known if there are injuries.

   

  

Please be careful!!!

 


Dixie Fire in Plumas County now 517,000 acres

    The Dixie Fire has now grown to over 517,000 acres in Plumas County.

   Containment is at 31% at this time.

College professor arrested for arson

    On August 11, 2021 authorities arrested Gary Stephen Maynard (47) who is a criminal justice

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Self inflicted gunshot wound at White Pines Lake

   August 12, 2021 at 2:15 PM: A call just went out for fire and ambulance to dispatch to White Pines Lake.

    The caller apparently reported that a woman had a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Calaveras County has 210 new Covid cases

    Between July 29 and August 11, 2021 210 people have been confirmed to have COVID 19.

    That is quite a rise in cases since earlier in the summer.

Dixie Fire gains another 10,000 acres overnight

   As of August 12, 2021 at 8 AM the Dixie Fire is 510,600 acres, 10,000 more than yesterday at the same time.

   This fire just keeps on growing. How will they ever stop it. They changed the estimated containment date to August 30, ten days later than the earlier estimate.

Multi rollover in LInden

    August 12, 2021 at 8 AM:  A vehicle has rolled over multiple times and landed upside down in a field at Escalon Bellota Road and Flood Road in Linden.

   An ambulance is responding for major injuries after one person was ejected.

Monday, August 9, 2021

Gunshots on Hwy 4

    August 9, 2021 at 1:55 PM:  An ambulance and deputies have been dispatched to Hwy 4 at Big Trees Village Drive.

   Gunshots fired with wounded person at that location has been reported.  A chaplain has been called to an Apache Road address.

Child on bike struck by car on Hwy 4

   UPDATE:  Child will be flown to the hospital by

Dixie Fire nears 500,000 acres

The Dixie Fire is nearly MEGAFIRE status!!
    August 9, 2021 at 10:30 AM:  The Dixie Fire has destroyed over 650 structures and is nearly 500,000
acres, becoming the 2nd worst fire in California history.

   Containment is 21% with 4 people still missing.

   It is now the largest single fire in California history.