Sacramento Hiker And Her Dog Rescued In Local Forest

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 06, 2018 / comments

[CBS Sacramento]

A Sacramento woman and her dog spent a cold night lost in Desolation Wilderness before being rescued.

The hiker and her four-legged companion got lost Monday near Forni Lake. On Tuesday El Dorado County Search and Rescue found her.

A CHP helicopter crew transported the woman and her dog to Strawberry ...

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RETIRED JUDGE STEVEN BAILEY ADVANCES TO THE GENERAL ELECTION FOR CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 06, 2018 / comments

[COREY UHDEN, BaileyForAG]

California -  Republican Judge Steven Bailey (Ret.) will face off against Democrat  Xavier Becerra in the General Election for California Attorney General. With 25.3% of the vote, Bailey came in ahead of Democrat Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones and Republican attorney Eric Early to advance to the general election against the appointed incumbent. 

El Dorado County Elects Incumbents

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 06, 2018 / comments

[Cris Alarcon, PRpond]

In all local political races El Dorado County voters elected every incumbent, but challenged incumbents showed major weakness with very narrow wins margins.  Every county incumbent won, but only by margins of less than 6%.

Here are the final results [there will be minor changes as Provisional ballots are added after verification, but this change is usually too small to effect any of our local races]

El Dorado County Health Officials Urge Precautions to Avoid Hantavirus

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 05, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

(Placerville, CA) – El Dorado County health officials are reminding individuals to take precautions when entering cabins, trailers and other buildings that may be infested with rodents after the recent death of a Placer County resident from hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS).

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 6-4-18

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 05, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of June 4, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

First Name    Last Name        Sex    
Date Booked    Status        Age
First Charges    Description of First Charges      Bail Amount

    ROBERT    RUSSELL    ALLRED    M
LT    20180604    INCUSTODY    40    S
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    

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