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No Agenda or Speeches say Sheriff in Community Coffee Invite

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 22, 2017 / comments


El Dorado County Sheriff John D'Agostini invites you to join your neighbors and Sheriff's Deputies for coffee and conversation!

No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the deputies in your neighborhood.

Friday, April 28, 2017,

Peet's Coffee & Tea in El Dorado Hills (1004 White Rock Road, El Dorado Hills)

From 9 am to noon.


Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 4-20-17

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 21, 2017 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of April 20, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

Facility    Date Booked    Status    Age at Booking    Arresting Agency
LT    20170420    INCUSTODY    29    TPRO
First 5 Charges    Misd or Felony?    Description    
Bail Amount For Each Charge
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    

3rd Annual 4-H Color Me Green Glow 5K/1K Run/Walk on May 5, 2017

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 21, 2017 / comments

University of California 4-H Youth Development Program, El Dorado County is hosting their 3rd Annual Color Me Green Glow 5K/1K Run/Walk on May 5th registration at 7:00 P.M., race at 8:00 P.M. Run in the evening with family, friends and other community members, while improving your health.

Date: Friday, May 5th, 2017

Location: Union Mine High School Campus, Placerville

Time: 7:00 P.M. registration with race starting at 8:00 P.M.

Cost: $25 before April 21st and after $30

Highway 50, Forni Road-Placerville Drive Off-Ramp to Close

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 21, 2017 / comments


The Forni Road/Placerville Drive exit from eastbound US 50 will be closed Sunday, April 23rd through Thursday, April 27th, 9 p.m. - 6 a.m. for the Missouri Flat Bike Path Phase 1B-2 Project.

The Project is located along U.S. Highway 50 at Missouri Flat Road and Forni Road, near Placerville in County of El Dorado. The Work to be done is shown on the Plans, and generally consists of, but is not limited to:

Mike Rowe Offers Refreshingly Different Perspective On United Airlines Incident

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 21, 2017 / comments


On  Monday, Mike Rowe of "Dirty Jobs" answered a fan question on Facebook. The question was about the United Airlines incident:

Donna Johnson writes...

“I assume you’ve seen the United video. Were you as disturbed as I was? How can a company treat their customers like that and remain in business? I know you fly all the time – what would do if you were the CEO?”

Rowe began his answer:

Hi Donna