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KIVI Boise
Wildfire Update: Pioneer, Henry's Creek Fires continue to growin Lowman and Pioneervile are under Level One orders. There is a community mee
Wildfire Update: Pioneer, Henry's Creek Fires continue to grow
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 hours ago
in Lowman and Pioneervile are under Level One orders. There is a community meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. tonight in Placerville in the plaza. Meetings are also scheduled for Friday at 7 p.m. at the Crouch Community Center and Saturday at 7... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Road Beat: Prius 4 mpg off the chartsof about 52 mpg. Fuel mileage of the Prius was beyond amazing during a 140-mil
Road Beat: Prius 4 mpg off the charts
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
of about 52 mpg. Fuel mileage of the Prius was beyond amazing during a 140-mile roundtrip to South Lake Tahoe and back to Placerville. The Prius averaged to Echo Summit (a 6,000-foot climb) 37.8 mpg and overall to the lake shore 42.6 mpg. The... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Suicide an issue with older peoplecontact Mental Health at 530.621.6130. Mental Health also operates a 24-hour me
Suicide an issue with older people
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
contact Mental Health at 530.621.6130. Mental Health also operates a 24-hour mental health crisis line at 530.622.3345 in Placerville and at 530.544.2219 in South Lake Tahoe for residents experiencing a mental health crisis. In an emergency, call... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
S. Lake Tahoe calls loop road initiative 'vague'A hearing in Placerville on Monday is the next step in a lawsuit brought by Sou
S. Lake Tahoe calls loop road initiative 'vague'
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
A hearing in Placerville on Monday is the next step in a lawsuit brought by South Lake Tahoe City Council candidate Jason Collin to get the loop road issue off November’s ballot. Named in the suit that was filed last month are the city, Bill... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Mentally ill suspects test law enforcementmight not fit the criteria,” said Peshon, who worked in the county jail in Sout
Mentally ill suspects test law enforcement
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 days ago
might not fit the criteria,” said Peshon, who worked in the county jail in South Lake Tahoe for years. He now works in Placerville as second in command. Peshon has viewed the double-edged sword of the mounting issue. Medical privacy laws have... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rateAnd sometimes there could be a hearing on it.” Bach said her organization is h
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rate
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
And sometimes there could be a hearing on it.” Bach said her organization is hearing stories of big rate hikes in the Placerville area as well. “We’re hearing about people’s insurance rates going from $1,000 a year to $4,000 a year,” she... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rateAnd sometimes there could be a hearing on it.” Bach said her organization is h
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rate
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 6 days ago
And sometimes there could be a hearing on it.” Bach said her organization is hearing stories of big rate hikes in the Placerville area as well. “We’re hearing about people’s insurance rates going from $1,000 a year to $4,000 a year,” she... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Road Beat: '17 Mirage - more than a pretty new facepercent better averaging 42 mpg overall and 45-46 mpg on a level highway at 70
Road Beat: '17 Mirage - more than a pretty new face
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 9 days ago
percent better averaging 42 mpg overall and 45-46 mpg on a level highway at 70 mph in a two-way run. In a round trip from Placerville to South Lake Tahoe, which includes a 6,000-foot climb over the Sierra the little Mirage averaged 47.6 mpg. The... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
State money issues stall future EDC CourthouseBy Joann Eisenbrandt The New Placerville Courthouse Project has traveled a roc
State money issues stall future EDC Courthouse
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 11 days ago
By Joann Eisenbrandt The New Placerville Courthouse Project has traveled a rocky and contentious road since a new court facility on the West Slope was first envisioned several decades ago. It just hit another bump. The approximately $1.4 billion... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Bryan Clauson lived for racing, died chasing his dreamTim Clauson and Shauna Hogg were excitedly talking to each other in the Placerv
Bryan Clauson lived for racing, died chasing his dream
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
Tim Clauson and Shauna Hogg were excitedly talking to each other in the Placerville Speedway pit area 23 years ago after they had just finished second and third in an ‘A’ main event. Tim’s 4-year-old son, Bryan, as Hogg tells the story, interrupted... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mountain lion kills pony near El Dorado County town of Coolperson killed by a mountain lion in the state since 1909, when a mother and chi
Mountain lion kills pony near El Dorado County town of Cool
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
person killed by a mountain lion in the state since 1909, when a mother and child survived a mauling but died of rabies. A mountain lion suspected of fatally mauling the Placerville long-distance runner was shot to death after a weeklong... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Scientists Predict Perseid Meteor Shower Will Have Twice as Many Meteors This Yearsaid Mues. "One of the nice things about meteor showers is they don't require a
Scientists Predict Perseid Meteor Shower Will Have Twice as Many Meteors This Year
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 14 days ago
said Mues. "One of the nice things about meteor showers is they don't require an investment of money, it's just an investment of time." That, and maybe a short drive to places like Folsom Lake, or the hills in and around Auburn or Pl... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
First Impressions: Saddle Rock, the newest-oldest thing, scores with food, cocktailsclearer Gold Rush callbacks. Masera serves his own version of the Hangtown fry,
First Impressions: Saddle Rock, the newest-oldest thing, scores with food, cocktails
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
clearer Gold Rush callbacks. Masera serves his own version of the Hangtown fry, that oysters-egg-bacon classic, started in Placerville, that the old Saddle Rock also served. The “Sacramento cioppino,” with catfish, crayfish and sturgeon, is... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
GONE: Vail marries teen, who later cannot be foundsouth, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native
GONE: Vail marries teen, who later cannot be found
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
south, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native named Carolyn, whom he had dated in 1975 in Placerville, California. Their romance had flourished in that old Gold Rush boomtown, but when she returned from work one... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
GONE: Vail marries teen, who later cannot be foundsouth, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native
GONE: Vail marries teen, who later cannot be found
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
south, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native named Carolyn, whom he had dated in 1975 in Placerville, California. Their romance had flourished in that old Gold Rush boomtown, but when she returned from work one... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Bill McAnally Racing could win series title at home in Rosevilleleads the region’s best 360-cubic-inch sprint car drivers into the Civil War Se
Bill McAnally Racing could win series title at home in Roseville
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
leads the region’s best 360-cubic-inch sprint car drivers into the Civil War Series’ 11th annual Mark Forni Classic at Placerville Speedway on Saturday night. Forsberg, a two-time Forni Classic winner, hopes to cash the $5,000 winner’s... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Profits increase for El Dorado Savingsin a statement. El Dorado ended the quarter with $2.05 billion in total assets
Profits increase for El Dorado Savings
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 22 days ago
in a statement. El Dorado ended the quarter with $2.05 billion in total assets and savings deposits of $1.83 billion. The Placerville-based financial institution ended the first half of 2016 with one foreclosed property on the books. The bank... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Riding Into Recovery: Man Bikes Across Country for Addiction Awareness29 in San Francisco. Basalyga says he'll end his journey Oct. 1 in Philadelphia
Riding Into Recovery: Man Bikes Across Country for Addiction Awareness
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 22 days ago
29 in San Francisco. Basalyga says he'll end his journey Oct. 1 in Philadelphia. Monday, he rode through Sacramento to Placerville. Basalyga knows he has a long road ahead of him, one he hopes is paved with promise and support. Along the way,... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
3 double winners at Tahoe Tennis ClassicCove Tennis Club during the 33rd annual Tahoe Tennis Classic. Donna Rockwood o
3 double winners at Tahoe Tennis Classic
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 23 days ago
Cove Tennis Club during the 33rd annual Tahoe Tennis Classic. Donna Rockwood of South Lake Tahoe, Christy Wurster of Placerville and Holly Tretten of Reno were the big winners, all three winning twice. Rockwood took home the women’s 7.0... Read more
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USA Today
GONE: Vail marries teen, who later cannot be foundsouth, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native
GONE: Vail marries teen, who later cannot be found
USA Today / Posted 25 days ago
south, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native named Carolyn, whom he had dated in 1975 in Placerville, California. Their romance had flourished in that old Gold Rush boomtown, but when she returned from work one... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Richard “Ed” Ludes 1934TX, Jennifer and wife LeAnne Ludes of Omaha, NE; two sisters, Joan Machin and h
Richard “Ed” Ludes 1934
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
TX, Jennifer and wife LeAnne Ludes of Omaha, NE; two sisters, Joan Machin and husband Tom of Escondido, CA, Regina Hogan of Placerville, CA; and five grandchildren: Jaden Jostrand, Max Jostrand, Piper Jostrand, Amanda Ludes, and Evan Ludes. A... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
22 Year Old Suspected in Rocklin Bank Robberywell as the US Bank robbery in Rocklin on July, 20, 2016. Jarrell is currently
22 Year Old Suspected in Rocklin Bank Robbery
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 27 days ago
well as the US Bank robbery in Rocklin on July, 20, 2016. Jarrell is currently in custody at the El Dorado County Jail in Placerville. - On Wednesday, 07/20/2016, at approximately 4:00 pm, Rocklin Police responded to a robbery call at the US Bank... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Gone - Chapter 3: Gone Like thatsouth, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native
Gone - Chapter 3: Gone Like that
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 27 days ago
south, reconnecting with an old friend, Brian Biedebach, and a San Diego native named Carolyn, whom he had dated in 1975 in Placerville, California. Their romance had flourished in that old Gold Rush boomtown, but when she returned from work one... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Winemaker shifts from Lava Cap to Iron Hubjust moved south. For nearly three decades, Jones was winemaker at Lava Cap, f
Winemaker shifts from Lava Cap to Iron Hub
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 27 days ago
just moved south. For nearly three decades, Jones was winemaker at Lava Cap, founded by his parents on Apple Hill outside Placerville in the early 1980s. But in 2013 he and his wife, Beth Goodlin-Jones, sold their interest in the winery and began... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The focus of Tom Jones’ winemaking shifts from Lava Cap to Iron Hubjust moved south. For nearly three decades, Jones was winemaker at Lava Cap, f
The focus of Tom Jones’ winemaking shifts from Lava Cap to Iron Hub
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
just moved south. For nearly three decades, Jones was winemaker at Lava Cap, founded by his parents on Apple Hill outside Placerville in the early 1980s. But in 2013 he and his wife, Beth Goodlin-Jones, sold their interest in the winery and began... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Monsoon is likely to crest in Augustfrom the Pacific Ocean. The monsoonal pulses so far have produced some strong
Monsoon is likely to crest in August
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
from the Pacific Ocean. The monsoonal pulses so far have produced some strong localized moisture, such as flooding between Placerville and Telluride, in the Gateway area, and on Conn Creek Road north of De Beque. Ramey said Grand Junction has... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Overturned Big Rig Spills Hay on Highway 50PLACERVILLE — CHP units are on-scene where a big rig hauling bales of hay has o
Overturned Big Rig Spills Hay on Highway 50
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 30 days ago
PLACERVILLE — CHP units are on-scene where a big rig hauling bales of hay has overturned, blocking the right lane of the highway. The truck tipped on US-50 Westbound at Smith Flat. Hay is all over the road, and the truck is still on it’s side. It... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Lawsuit threatens tribe's West Slope expansionBy Joann Eisenbrandt PLACERVILLE – A lawsuit filed last week is designed to ke
Lawsuit threatens tribe's West Slope expansion
Lake Tahoe News / Posted a month ago
By Joann Eisenbrandt PLACERVILLE – A lawsuit filed last week is designed to keep the Miwok Indians from developing land on the West Slope even though grading has already begun on Phase I. On Friday the El Dorado Council filed a lawsuit against the... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
175-plus tennis players set for annual ZC tourneyDaniel from Rancho Mirage, Kathy Brown and Steven Reid from the Reno area, and
175-plus tennis players set for annual ZC tourney
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 1 months ago
Daniel from Rancho Mirage, Kathy Brown and Steven Reid from the Reno area, and Mark Silva with Christine Wurster from Placerville will dominate the division. There is also still time to enter. The deadline to do so is July 24. The nonprofit... Read more

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