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Lake Tahoe News
Road beat: Lexus RX 350 keeps deliveringmpg, a 7.8 mpg or a 31 percent improvement. Overall it improved to about 22-23
Road beat: Lexus RX 350 keeps delivering
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 15 hours ago
mpg, a 7.8 mpg or a 31 percent improvement. Overall it improved to about 22-23 mpg in rural hilly driving. On a run from Placerville to South Lake Tahoe and back the RX returned 27.3 mpg, a 2 mpg improvement over my last test. Fuel economy is up... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
New Gear Up Co-Directors Bring Changes, Hope To Troubled Education Programa finals week trip to out-of-state events such as Colorado Rockies baseball gam
New Gear Up Co-Directors Bring Changes, Hope To Troubled Education Program
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
a finals week trip to out-of-state events such as Colorado Rockies baseball games in exchange for a week of study at the Placerville Camp in the woods west of Rapid City along Rapid Creek. Marcus said this is partly a response to feedback from... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
New Gear Up Co-Directors Bring Changes, Hope To Trouble Education Programa finals week trip to out-of-state events such as Colorado Rockies baseball gam
New Gear Up Co-Directors Bring Changes, Hope To Trouble Education Program
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
a finals week trip to out-of-state events such as Colorado Rockies baseball games in exchange for a week of study at the Placerville Camp in the woods west of Rapid City along Rapid Creek. Marcus said this is partly a response to feedback from... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Local motor notes: Andy Forsberg to defend Mel Hall win Saturdaymore than four decades, Hall was either a driver or promoter at Auburn Speedway
Local motor notes: Andy Forsberg to defend Mel Hall win Saturday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
more than four decades, Hall was either a driver or promoter at Auburn Speedway, Ernie Pursell Speedway in Grass Valley, Placerville Speedway and Twin Cities Speedway, now Marysville Raceway. When Hall became the promoter of Twin Cities in 1995,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento region’s festivals provide the music for summerwas fierce), but the lineup will be unveiled June 7. www.aftershockconcert.com
Sacramento region’s festivals provide the music for summer
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
was fierce), but the lineup will be unveiled June 7. www.aftershockconcert.com Hangtown – Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 20-23, Placerville: The former “Hangtown Halloween” is now simply Hangtown Music Festival. “Blind faith” tickets are on sale in... Read more
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Breitbart
Man Peeping at Girls in Women’s Bathroom Is Registered Sex Offenderthe women’s bathroom of a community park, California police discovered he was a
Man Peeping at Girls in Women’s Bathroom Is Registered Sex Offender
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
the women’s bathroom of a community park, California police discovered he was already a registered sex offender. Police in Placerville, Calif., arrested Kenneth Tincher, 62, for harassing little girls in a bathroom of the city’s Rotary Park. The... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Registered Sex Offender Suspected of Annoying Young Girls at Rotary ParkPLACERVILLE — The Placerville Police Department arrested a registered sex offen
Registered Sex Offender Suspected of Annoying Young Girls at Rotary Park
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 days ago
PLACERVILLE — The Placerville Police Department arrested a registered sex offender after reports he was allegedly annoying juvenile girls at Rotary Park. The Placerville Police Department said they received a call regarding a suspicious man at... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sex offender allegedly annoyed girls in Placerville parkA registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday in Placerville after he allegedl
Sex offender allegedly annoyed girls in Placerville park
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday in Placerville after he allegedly annoyed young girls at a local park. Placerville police received a call regarding a suspicious man at Rotary Park. He reportedly was not wearing a shirt and was... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area bluesman Sean McGroarty dies from heart attack while performingsmile on his face." Word of McGroarty's death didn't just hit Solano County. A
Bay Area bluesman Sean McGroarty dies from heart attack while performing
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
smile on his face." Word of McGroarty's death didn't just hit Solano County. Apparently, he was held in high esteem in the Placerville area for his charity work for the El Dorado Hills Rotary Club, Shelter Box, and Wheelers for the Wounded,... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City business licensesHandy, 2629 Mayflower Way, general business, Adelmiro Perdomo, owner, 775-671-7
Carson City business licenses
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
Handy, 2629 Mayflower Way, general business, Adelmiro Perdomo, owner, 775-671-7854. Rack Masters, out of town business, Placerville, Calif., Brian Maclean, owner, 530-642-8540. Ray’s Way, 96 E. Applegate Way, general business, Steven Ray,... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Tahoe Tails - Adoptable Pets in South Lake Tahoe - Lake Tahoe NewsLake Tahoe Newsthey get lots of attention, as they thrive on contact with people. Chico is a n
Tahoe Tails - Adoptable Pets in South Lake Tahoe - Lake Tahoe NewsLake Tahoe News
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
they get lots of attention, as they thrive on contact with people. Chico is a nice little boy who was transferred from the Placerville shelter to find a new home in Tahoe. Chico is neutered, microchipped, tested for heart worm, and vaccinated. He... Read more
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Brown City Banner
Marlette native receives Fulbright Award | May 23, 2016MARLETTE — Tiffany Larson, an English teacher at El Dorado High School in Place
Marlette native receives Fulbright Award | May 23, 2016
Brown City Banner / Posted 6 days ago
MARLETTE — Tiffany Larson, an English teacher at El Dorado High School in Placerville, Calif., has been offered a Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching grant to Finland by the United States Dept. of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
EDC working on medical marijuana policymeeting will take place in the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting ro
EDC working on medical marijuana policy
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
meeting will take place in the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting room at 330 Fair Lane, Building A, Placerville. The committee is comprised of two members of the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors. The committee members... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Workshop for potential school board candidatesfiling period for the November election is July 18-Aug. 12. Registration is at
Workshop for potential school board candidates
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
filing period for the November election is July 18-Aug. 12. Registration is at 5:3pm, the workshop from 6-7:30pm at 6767 Green Valley Road, Room B-2, Placerville. To register in advance, contact Janet Maruniak at 530.295.2217 or [email pro... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Wildfires consuming Forest Service budgetsfor the 1st Congressional District what they think needed to be done to address
Wildfires consuming Forest Service budgets
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
for the 1st Congressional District what they think needed to be done to address the issue. David Peterson, a Democrat from Placerville, did not return several phone messages. Doug LaMalfa The Republican incumbent said proper forest management... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Pappas stepping down from the Public Defender’s Officeolder sister, live in the Sacramento Valley," he said. Pappas, whose last day
Pappas stepping down from the Public Defender’s Office
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
older sister, live in the Sacramento Valley," he said. Pappas, whose last day on the job is May 27, begins his new post in Placerville on May 31. Since he came to Shasta County from Siskiyou County, where he served as the assistant district... Read more
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KIVI Boise
86,000 rainbow trout to be released during June86,000 rainbow trout will be released across southern Idaho during June. LOCAT
86,000 rainbow trout to be released during June
KIVI Boise / Posted 8 days ago
86,000 rainbow trout will be released across southern Idaho during June. LOCATION WEEK STOCKED NUMBER OF TROUT Bear Pond (Placerville) June 6 200 Big Creek (Mid. Fork Weiser River) June 13 400 Boise River - above Glenwood Bridge June 13, 27... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Pedestrians dodge swooping, angry birds in CaliforniaPLACERVILLE, CA (KTXL/CNN) - The sound of birds chirping is supposed to be rela
Pedestrians dodge swooping, angry birds in California
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 days ago
PLACERVILLE, CA (KTXL/CNN) - The sound of birds chirping is supposed to be relaxing. But these days there's a song of sixpence echoing through the streets of Placerville. It has walkers wishing the local four and 20 blackbirds were actually baked... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Blackbirds Send Placerville Residents Running for CoverPLACERVILLE -- The sound of birds chirping is supposed to be relaxing, but thes
Blackbirds Send Placerville Residents Running for Cover
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 9 days ago
PLACERVILLE -- The sound of birds chirping is supposed to be relaxing, but these days there's a song of sixpence echoing through the streets of Placerville. It's one that has walkers wishing the local "four and 20 blackbirds" were actually baked... Read more
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The Mercury News
Allan: Cancer patient explains end-of-life decisionis a journey, with many chapters. I have been very lucky that most of my story
Allan: Cancer patient explains end-of-life decision
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
is a journey, with many chapters. I have been very lucky that most of my story has been just right for me. Kristy Allan, 63, is a San Jose native living in Placerville. She has been in hospice since November 2015. She wrote this for the Mercury Ne... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Homebuilders spend big to fight El Dorado County slow-growth measures“all take water ... and that worries me as a farmer.” The argument against Mea
Homebuilders spend big to fight El Dorado County slow-growth measures
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
“all take water ... and that worries me as a farmer.” The argument against Measure G was signed by opponents including Placerville wine producer Alexis Boeger, vice president of the El Dorado Winery Association; El Dorado Hills Chamber of... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Former Netflix COO Selling Donating Thousands in Sale of Placerville HomePLACERVILLE -- A Former Netflix Chief Operating Officer is offering to donate s
Former Netflix COO Selling Donating Thousands in Sale of Placerville Home
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 13 days ago
PLACERVILLE -- A Former Netflix Chief Operating Officer is offering to donate some big money to charity in exchange for helping find a buyer for his El Dorado County estate. The 6,362-sq. foot, $2 million home in the Gold Hill region of Placerville... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Drought, beetles take toll on Tahoe treesDorado County and Georgetown Divide resources conservation districts, CalFire a
Drought, beetles take toll on Tahoe trees
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 15 days ago
Dorado County and Georgetown Divide resources conservation districts, CalFire and Society of American Foresters are co-sponsoring a workshop on tree mortality on June 17 form 8:30am-3pm at the El Dorado Board of Supervisors’ chambers in Placerv... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Candidates differ on dam proposalsfor the 1st Congressional District were asked their positions on each of those
Candidates differ on dam proposals
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
for the 1st Congressional District were asked their positions on each of those issues. David Peterson, a Democrat from Placerville, did not return several phone messages seeking comment for this story. Doug LaMalfa The Republican incumbent... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Failed deadline may cost EDC taxpayers millionsBy Kathryn Reed Even though the funding for El Dorado County’s new public safe
Failed deadline may cost EDC taxpayers millions
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 15 days ago
By Kathryn Reed Even though the funding for El Dorado County’s new public safety headquarters in Placerville has not been secured, the price has escalated by millions of dollars, all because of in action by the chief administrative... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
In Your Neighborhood: PlacervillePlease enable Javascript to watch this video This week Paul and Christiane are
In Your Neighborhood: Placerville
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 15 days ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video This week Paul and Christiane are out in Placerville checking out the places in town that get the most buzz. Please enable Javascript to watch this video Paul is checking out Placerville News. They are... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ashby would be one of just a few women leading major California citieslargest cities. Of the region's 18 cities, four have female mayors who are wome
Ashby would be one of just a few women leading major California cities
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
largest cities. Of the region's 18 cities, four have female mayors who are women: Citrus Heights; Winters; Roseville and Placerville. Of the 30 largest cities in the state, four have female mayors: Fresno, Oakland, Chula Vista and... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Cradlebaugh bridge project on Highway 395 substantially donepoints south. In his obituary appearing in the Gardnerville Record, Cradlebaug
Cradlebaugh bridge project on Highway 395 substantially done
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
points south. In his obituary appearing in the Gardnerville Record, Cradlebaugh crossed the plains in 1852, arriving in Placerville. Seven years later, in 1859, he settled in Carson Valley where he had a wayside inn. The route shortened the... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
EDC CAO great at misrepresenting the truthand mass transit improvements. The CTC’s most recent allocation was for about $
EDC CAO great at misrepresenting the truth
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 17 days ago
and mass transit improvements. The CTC’s most recent allocation was for about $5.5 million (2014) to do the Highway 50 Placerville, Ray Lawyer Drive onramp and absolutely no road maintenance. A company, Global Insight, is hired by the BOE to... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Snippets about Lake Tahoe· El Dorado County Fair’s theme this year is Cowboys & Carousels. The fair is J
Snippets about Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 17 days ago
· El Dorado County Fair’s theme this year is Cowboys & Carousels. The fair is June 16-19 in Placerville. · Guests at Squaw Valley-Alpine Meadows donated a little more than $48,000 in Green Bucks to the Tahoe Fund and the Truckee River Watershed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Are these wines destined to be Sierra foothill classics?The Boeger family has been making an exceptionally graceful take on zinfandel f
Are these wines destined to be Sierra foothill classics?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
The Boeger family has been making an exceptionally graceful take on zinfandel from the Walker family vineyard southeast of Placerville since the 1984 harvest. The vineyard, 2,100 feet to 2,400 feet up the Sierra, invariably yields a zinfandel... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Road beat: Tucson Sport, new best in class?my testing the overall mpg was 29 mpg and at 70 mph on a level highway it retur
Road beat: Tucson Sport, new best in class?
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 19 days ago
my testing the overall mpg was 29 mpg and at 70 mph on a level highway it returned 35 mpg. In a 175-mile roundtrip run from Placerville to South Lake Tahoe, the Tucson averaged 35.4 mpg. Interestingly, the Tucson Eco with identical specs to the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A better way to die? California’s end-of-life law launches June 9prescription, should she want one. But she believes one of her Kaiser surgeons
A better way to die? California’s end-of-life law launches June 9
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
prescription, should she want one. But she believes one of her Kaiser surgeons would be willing to do so. Another patient, Placerville resident Kristy Allan, is in hospice care for terminal colon cancer and said her oncologist has already agreed to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rainbow Wahine sweep Big West Conference top honors(Fr., San Fernando, Calif.) and Hannah Zalopany (Jr., Spokane, Wash.), Ginger L
Rainbow Wahine sweep Big West Conference top honors
Hawaii News Now / Posted 25 days ago
(Fr., San Fernando, Calif.) and Hannah Zalopany (Jr., Spokane, Wash.), Ginger Long (Sr., Kihei, Maui) and Mikayla Tucker (Placerville, Calif.) and Hannah Rooks (Jr., Honolulu, O‘ahu) and Ka‘iwi Schucht (So., Escondido, Calif.) all collecting... Read more
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examiner.com
Rustic hardware store in HangtownThe oldest hardware store in continuous use west of the Mississippi is Placervi
Rustic hardware store in Hangtown
examiner.com / Posted 26 days ago
The oldest hardware store in continuous use west of the Mississippi is Placerville Hardware in Hangtown. Hangtown also goes by the name Placerville located where Highway 49 and 50 intersect in Gold Country California. It has been in business for over... Read more
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examiner.com
Sacramento man sentenced to more than 3 years in prison for burning puppy alivedousing with bleach and the setting of this monster’s puppy on fire hardly does
Sacramento man sentenced to more than 3 years in prison for burning puppy alive
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
dousing with bleach and the setting of this monster’s puppy on fire hardly does justice to this little life,” stated Placerville-area animal advocate Jennifer Canady, who followed Turner’s trial. Animal cruelty crimes need more stringent... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Oakland man sentenced in Sacramento animal cruelty casebalcony, dousing with bleach and the setting of this monster’s puppy on fire ha
Oakland man sentenced in Sacramento animal cruelty case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
balcony, dousing with bleach and the setting of this monster’s puppy on fire hardly does justice to this little life,” said Placerville-area animal advocate Jennifer Canady, a regular presence at Turner’s trial, after Friday’s sentencing... Read more
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Paradise Post
Silver Dollar Speedway to host two nights of racing this weekendtakes center stage on Saturday night, a handful of drivers are expected to take
Silver Dollar Speedway to host two nights of racing this weekend
Paradise Post / Posted 29 days ago
takes center stage on Saturday night, a handful of drivers are expected to take on the track locals Friday night. Recent Placerville Speedway winner Bud Kaeding of Campbell, Sacramento’s Willie Croft and Elk Grove’s Bobby McMahan are scheduled to... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
LeeAnn Ghent, 74, formerly living in Kent, Ohio, Placerville, California, Beckley, West Vir
LeeAnn Ghent
The Shawano Leader / Posted 30 days ago
, 74, formerly living in Kent, Ohio, Placerville, California, Beckley, West Virginia, Menominee, Michigan, and Shawano, died on Monday, April 18, 2016, in her daughter’s home in Titusville, Florida, surrounded by her family. LeeAnn was a... Read more

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