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1 hr ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune
A 29-year-old woman who got lost off-trail and injured her leg east of Jake's Peak, several miles from Emerald Bay Road and Eagle Falls trailhead, was rescued early Monday morning.
5 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Cal Fire crew members mop up embers of the Sand Fire in the rugged foothills of El Dorado county near Plymouth, Calif., on Monday, July 28, 2014, 2014.
10 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
PLACERVILLE CA After days of hard work and cooperative weather the firefighters have gained the upper hand in the Sand fire which is 75% contained on the Middle Fork of the Cosumnes river outside of the isolated community of Outingdale.
12 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Amador Foothill Winery, a key player in the revival of the Sierra foothills wine trade, is switching hands from one pioneer winemaking couple to another.
On Monday, Cal Fire announced additional cancellations and reductions to evacuation orders for the Sand Fire burning in El Dorado and Amador counties.
FLAMES ARE THREATENING 500 STRUCTURES. 1200 PEOPLE ARE EVACUATED. HERE IS A BETTER IDEA OF WHERE THE FIRE IS FORMING.
Aerial footage of the Sand Fire, shot by drone several miles away and in the evening after air support was ended.
Members of the Lakehills Fire Safe Council stand next to the recently installed sign on Francisco Drive.
A City of Folsom firefighter moves through burned trees and ash not far from the origin of the Sand Fire near the Cosumnes River in Amador County on Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Plymouth, Calif.
Fire officials are optimistic they may soon have the upper hand on a wildfire burning near vineyards in Northern California that has led to evacuation orders for more about 1,200 people.
PAWED's president is working directly with EDC Animal Services staff on logistics and provision of current information.
YOU ARE LOOKING AT THE SAN FIRE. TONIGHT , A MUCH DIFFERENT SITE FROM THE AIR AS SCREWS MAY PROGRESS ON IT.
Firefighters in Northern California are waging a fierce battle with a stubborn wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Bill Cleek, left, hugs his good friend, Terry Cromwell outside a structure which housed one of 13 antique cars destroyed by fire at Rancho Cicada Retreat on Friday, July 27, 2014 in Plymouth, Calif.Cromwell, of Pine Grove has been restoring the antique cars for more than 10 years.
If you have a canoe, kayak, or stand up paddle board, now is a wonderful time to launch into one of the great lakes in the high country.
Saturday proved a hard fought day for firefighters battling the Sands fire that has consumed over 3,800 acres, 10 homes, 7 outbuildings, and forced the evacuation of hundreds of area residents and the closing of many businesses.
The EID board voted 3-2 at a contentious board meeting on July 14 to continue to support the small farm water rate with "qualified" livestock added to the mix.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:37 pm
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