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7 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
The San Francisco Chronicle recently released its Top 100 Wines of 2013 , a list culled by the esteemed Jon Bonne, and a round of cheers must be going around the Sierra Foothills.
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11 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
Members of the El Dorado County Fire District will be coming together on their days off this weekend to give away Christmas trees to those who are in need and who may not be able to afford a Christmas tree this holiday season.
16 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
On today's meeting agenda is a closed session item to discuss allowing the county to go forward with negotiating buying property owned by John Briggs.
17 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
A night of celebrating at the Repeal of Prohibition Day event at Mother Lode Rehabilitation Enterprises Inc. in Placerville.
An El Dorado County jury soon will decide if convicted triple murderer Joseph Michael Nissensohn faces execution or life in prison for his crimes.
The National Weather Service predicts a cold weather system with freezing overnight temperatures moving into the area this week .
"I would like to represent residents from all over El Dorado County with the same passion and drive that I have demonstrated as a leader of the Shingle Springs Community Alliance."
There are several mountain roads being affected by snow this morning. Following are all area roads with controls in effect: * Hwy.
They were forced out of their homeless camp when it shut down. Now former residents of Placerville's Hangtown Haven are looking for places to stay warm.
A major weather system moving into California is likely to produce several nights of freezing temperatures in the valley, making it important to take precautions for safety.
The County of El Dorado and the Judges of the Superior Court of California, County of El Dorado, announced that Brian Richart has accepted appointment as El Dorado County's new chief probation officer, according to a statement from the Chief Administrative Office and the Superior Court.
Shoppers check out the great gift ideas at Face in a Book in Town Center. In addition to selling books for all ages, the shop has bags, jewelry, art and calendars.
FREEZING TEMPERATURES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY NIGHT BELOW 2000 FEET.
Elaborate Christmas trees like this one at Marie Mitchell's home will inspire guests on the Homes for the Holiday's tour.