Popularity of Firefighters could not Save B-Tax

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 29, 2019 / comments

[Cris Alarcon]

This week a fire district in the central part of El Dorado County held a Special Election to raise an additional $2.6 million dollar annual tax to service area residents. The vote results were a strong rejection of the proposed new tax.

Convicted Felons Arrested for Drugs and Loaded Gun

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 28, 2019 / comments

Two things that should never be mixed, narcotics and firearms.

Great work by deputies and K9 Apollo the other night on this traffic stop for expired registration, which lead to two convicted felons being arrested for possession of narcotics and a concealed, loaded handgun.

SCHOOL WILDFIRE PROTECTION PLAN UNVEILED BY SAN DIEGO COUNTY

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 28, 2019 / comments

[PR Pond]


San Diego’s Office of Emergency Services has developed a new wildfire emergency preparedness plan for area schools, KPBS reports. 


A new plan unveiled by the San Diego County Office of Emergency Services outlines steps school leaders can take when they have to evacuate due to a wildfire.


Ponderosa FFA Drive-Thru BBQ Dinner

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 26, 2019 / comments

[PR Pond]

What: BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich, chips, beans & a cookie

When: Thursday, September 19, 5-7pm

Where: PHS Bus Circle

How Much? $10 per dinner.

Purchase your tickets ahead of time from Ponderosa FFA Students or by emailing Mrs. Sawyer: asawyer@eduhsd.k12.ca.us  Will call tickets are available by email reservation.

Sheriff's Arrest-Activity Log for 8-25-19

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 26, 2019 / comments

[PR Pond]

TRENNA AVALOS    
JN1903729    TRENNA    LINDA    AVALOS    F
PV    20190825    INCUSTODY    30    E
22810(A)    F    UNLAWFL POSS/USE TEAR GAS    $15,000.00
14601.1(A)    M    DRIVE:LIC SUSPENDED/ETC    $10,000.00
11377(A)    M    POSSESS CNTL SUB    $2,000.00
11364(A)    M    POSS UNLAW PARAPHERNALIA    $2,000.00
HANCEMENT    F    ENHANCEMENT/FOR BAIL PURPOSES ONLY    $15,000.00

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