Thousands Sign Petition to Keep "Old Hangtown"

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 02, 2021 / comments

(Cris Alarcon, InEDC,19:29, 3/2/21)

On March 1, 2021 Sue Taylor shared a link to the group: "Friends of Historic Hangtown."

In part she wrote: ... 

El Dorado Hills gets Additional Enforcement says CHP

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 27, 2021 / comments

[CHP Placerville, 7:57 PM · Feb 27, 2021·Twitter for iPhone]

The chp_placerville has additional officers in eldoradohills ... searching for DUI and drivers disobeying the law. Here is Officer Sepulveda on his first stop of the night. More tickets were given for numerous violations throughout El Dorado Hills. 


El Dorado County DA Vern Pierson Talks Gun Control and Gun Use Penalties

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 27, 2021 / comments

Bryan Miller, FEBRUARY 27TH, 2021 | 23:49 

California District Attorneys Association President and El Dorado County DA Vern Pierson, joins us to discuss Los Angeles's spiraling gun violence, and how LA District Attorney George Gascón's policies are contributing to the surge in violent crime.

Swap Meets/Flea Markets at El Dorado County Fair Center

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 26, 2021 / comments

[Suzanne Wright]

El Dorado County Fair & Event Center is hosting three Swap Meets/Flea Markets at the fairgrounds this spring. On Saturday, March 6th, April 3rd and May 1st, shoppers will find a wide variety of steals and deals, ranging from antiques, new items, crafts, collectibles and gently used items. Those looking for the thrill of the deal will not be disappointed.

The Swap Meet is held from 9am to 1pm – If rainy, we will set up in the Vicini Family Pavilions and a sunny day will find vendors flooding the Plaza which faces Placerville Drive.

Placerville Police Are Really Cool People

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 17, 2021 / comments

[Kaitlyn Keyt]


Saturday after closing the Enchanted Forest Dining Experience. My son Bailey and another employee Ethan were ready for a little fun. 

My son had brought his Star Wars light sabers and him and Ethan were having an artistic light battle in front of the forest. 

A COP drives by and slows down. They think “oh dear is he going to give us a bad time?”