El Dorado County Newswire (Page 10)

El Dorado County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for El Dorado County, CA. (Page 10)

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  1. Office of Ed hires MonsmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Village Life

    The El Dorado County Office of Education announced the selection of Kevin Monsma as the new associate superintendent of Educational Services, effective July 1. "Mr. Monsma's record of achievement, instructional expertise and conviction to serve will strengthen EDCOE and the county educational community as a whole," El Dorado County Superintendent of Schools Ed Manansala, Ed.D. said. "EDCOE at the core is about excellence and service.

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  2. Biz walk reflects optimismRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2016 | Village Life

    ... how business is going, but also how many full-time employees they have; how many of their employees live in El Dorado County; are they happy with their Internet provider; and if there is anything impeding their business' success. Reid Bellis of ...

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  3. DA says video selfie pointed authorities to man who got 20 years for setting forest fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | ABA Journal

    A man who pleaded guilty Friday to setting a 2014 forest fire that burned nearly 100,000 acres in California was immediately identified as a suspect thanks to a selfie video and an alert witness, the local district attorney said. Given a ride by a retired firefighter soon after the so-called King fire began, Wayne Allen Huntsman showed the firefighter the video, said El Dorado County District Attorney Vern Pierson on Friday.

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  4. Calif. Man who Took Selfie Admits Setting Devastating King FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | FireHouse.com

    April 10--The day after an arsonist pleaded guilty to setting the massive King Fire in September 2014, dozens of volunteers gathered Saturday near Stumpy Meadows Lake to help bring the forest back to life. The volunteers ranged from children to senior citizens.

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  5. California's King fire arsonist captured because of selfie video he took in the middle of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Canada.com

    This image released by the El Dorado County Sheriff's department shows Wayne Allen Huntsman in his booking photo in Placerville, Calif. A firefighter waters down a tree as flames approach a containment line while fighting the King fire, Thursday, Sept.

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  6. The R-C Morning Report for April 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Record-Courier

    A former El Dorado County Sheriff's deputy is scheduled to be sentenced this morning for raiding the evidence locker for drugs. Mark Zlendick, 48, faces a maximum sentence of 10 years to life for trafficking.

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  7. The selfie that nailed the man responsible for California's epic King fire in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... numbering 8,000 in all by the end of the year. Among the most devastating blazes was the King fire in El Dorado County, which ignited on Sept. 13, 2014, and raged on for 27 days. Its name derived from its starting point on King of the Mountain Road ...

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  8. The telltale selfie that nailed the man responsible for California's epic King fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... King fire, and was ordered to pay over $60 million in victim restitution and serve 20 years in prison. (El Dorado County District Attorney's Office) In 2014, California was burning. Dried to a crisp by drought, the state's forests were being ravaged ...

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  9. California wildfire 'selfie' arsonist gets 20 years, $60 million fineRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Daily Star

    ... area. Huntsman was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay $60 million in restitution to the victims, the El Dorado County District Attorney said in a statement. The fast-moving conflagration was sparked on Sept. 13 and spread through the Eldorado ...

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  10. Arsonist Who Took Selfie Video Sentenced To 20 Years For WildfiresRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... photo. Huntsman was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay $60 million in restitution to the victims, the El Dorado County District Attorney said in a statement. The fast-moving conflagration was sparked on Sept. 13 and spread through the Eldorado ...

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  11. Man who took selfie surrounded by flames pleads guilty to setting wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Wayne Allen Huntsman pleaded guilty Friday to setting the devastating King Fire in 2014 that torched nearly 100,000 acres in El Dorado County, a plea that came about in part because the suspect videotaped himself near the ignition point. Huntsman, who has been housed in the El Dorado County jail since his arrest several days after the fire began Sept.

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  12. Man gets 20 years in King Fire ignitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Record-Courier

    ... charges including felony arson and causing great bodily injury to several people including a firefighter. El Dorado County District Attorney Vern Pierson announced Huntsman admitted three counts of arson to forest land, multiple enhancements for ...

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  13. Man who took selfie after Calif. wildfire gets 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... area. Huntsman was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay $60 million in restitution to the victims, the El Dorado County District Attorney said in a statement. The fast-moving conflagration was sparked on Sept. 13 and spread through the Eldorado ...

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  14. King Fire Arsonist Who Took Selfie Video Pleads Guilty, Gets 20 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | FireHouse.com

    April 09--A man accused of setting the massive and devastating King fire that burned for more than a month in the Sierra Nevada pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday, authorities said. El Dorado County Dist.

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  15. California wildfire 'selfie' arsonist gets 20 years, US$60 million fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A man who took a video of himself surrounded by flames that erupted into one of the worst California wildfires of 2014 was fined US$60 million and sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to arson on Friday, officials said. This handout photo obtained Sep 18, 2014, courtesy of the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office shows the booking photo of Wayne Allen Huntsman, suspected of starting a wildfire in northern California.

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  16. Tami Huntsman's brother pleads guilty to setting forest fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KSBW-TV

    ... down in part because of a selfie video that Wayne Huntsman made at the fire's origin, according to the El Dorado County District Attorney's Office. In the video, recorded Sept. 13, 2014, Wayne Huntsman is standing in a forested area between two ...

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  17. King Fire Arsonist Sentenced to 20 Years in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KOGO-AM San Diego

    The man accused of arson in the massive King Fire in 2014 is getting 20 years in prison and a $60 million fine in restitution for the victims. That is the sentence that was handed down to Wayne Huntsman Friday afternoon, the man who was accused of starting the King Fire in El Dorado County.

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  18. Man pleads guilty to setting forest fire after selfie videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | SFGate

    ... acres east of Placerville in the central Sierra. The case against Wayne Allen Huntsman of Pollock Pines (El Dorado County) was nailed down in part because of a selfie video that Huntsman made at the fire's origin, according to the El Dorado County ...

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  19. Man Accused of Starting King Fire Pleads GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Wayne Huntsman, the man accused of starting the destructive King Fire in El Dorado County, changed his plea to guilty Friday. "I want to clarify that I'm pleading guilty because I'm guilty," a teary-eyed Huntsman said in court.

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  20. Sierra snowpack shows El Ni o not as beastly as billedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | SFGate

    ... as a typical El NiA o," Gehrke said, after taking snow measurements at Phillips Station , off Highway 50 in El Dorado County. "El NiA os generally have been a good indicator of decent precip in the south. That has not been the case this year. ...

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