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The need for public transportation for El Dorado County's western slope residents will continue to rise, particularly for El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park where housing forecasts are up and the senior population is growing, county transit officials concluded at a public meeting held at the Moni Gilmore Senior Center last week.
The El Dorado Coroner's Office says the two women found dead in a Placerville-area home Friday morning after it caught fire had died of gunshot wounds.
Friday was do-or-die time for those who had taken out papers but had not yet taken the final steps to run for office.
The fourth annual Barbera Festival takes place June 14 and tickets went on sale this past week.
The offer of a potential buyer of Poor Red's Bar-B-Q in El Dorado was the subject of a closed session hearing.
The El Dorado County Indian Gaming Local Benefit Committee has been allocated a County Tribal Casino Account of $49,847.04 for Fiscal Year 2013-2014 from the State Controller to distribute in the form of grants for programs and activities designed to mitigate the impact of gaming upon the community.
Board of Supervisors' directions, recommendations or instructions to boards, commissions, department heads, or officers shall be by formal Board action.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office said Carol Hague, 62, was a resident of the house destroyed in the fire.
The Capital Southeast Connector will get its first shot at becoming part of a general plan next week when Sacramento County supervisors decide on adding the planned route between Elk Grove and El Dorado County.
The fire was reported around 5:45 a.m. Friday. El Dorado County fire officials say the single-story home was engulfed in flames when crews arrived at the scene.
She was one of two students in her class acknowledged for maintaining a 3.857 grade point average.
Sgt. Dan Maciel was awarded the 51st Annual American Legion Officer of the Year for the Placerville Police Department during a ceremony on March 5, 2014 at the American Legion Hall.
The rehabilitation process requires closure of one lane of the bridge. This closure will be in effect for approximately eight weeks through May. On March 10, the Transportation Division of El Dorado's Community Development Agency will begin rehabilitation of the deck and walkway of the Mount Aukum Road Bridge at the North Fork of the Cosumnes ... (more)
CHP PLACERVILLE Cmdr. Craig Root, left, and CHP Commissioner Joe Farrow celebrate Placerville-area CHP Officer of the Year Sean Nichols.