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Charter Students Benefit from New Language Immersion Program

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 19, 2017 / comments

[Dina Gentry, EDCOE. Img: Senior Jalen Bush discusses common interests with a student in Nagano, Japan]

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 9-18-17

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 19, 2017 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of September 17, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

BASIL AREVALO
JN1704761    BASIL    HENRY    AREVALO    M
PV    20170918    RELEASED    45    EDSO
243(E)(1)    M    BAT:SPOUSE/EX SP/DATE/ETC    $7,500.00

SEAN BARCLAY
JN1704757    SEAN    ANTHONY    BARCLAY    M
PV    20170918    INCUSTODY    28    EDSO
496D(A)    F    POSS STOLEN VEH/VES/ETC    $15,000.00

Capturing Wakamatsu: A Poetry Workshop

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 19, 2017 / comments

[El Dorado Arts Council]

Sunday, October 22nd 10am-12pm, $5 - $10

Taylor Graham, El Dorado County Poet Laureate, and award-winning Sacramento-area poet Katy Brown, will lead an exploration of farmhouse, barn and surroundings, and then ask participants to write a poem inspired by what they’ve experienced. Any who wish may share their poems with the group and ARC. Children 8+ welcome with adult supervision. Please call to sign up, and for carpool meeting location (Placerville). Suggested Donation: $5/members, $10/non-members. 

Assault With A Deadly Weapon - suspects arrested after five-hour standoff in El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 18, 2017 / comments

[Sergeant Tasha Thompson, El Dorado County Sheriff's Office]

On September 16, 2017, at approximately 8:00 pm, El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence on Toyan drive in Diamond Springs for a reported assault.  

The victim reported that several people came to his house and began a confrontation.  A physical fight ensued and the victim was stabbed. The suspects, Anthony Marquez and Richard Almeda, fled the scene in a vehicle prior to deputies arrival.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 9-17-17

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 18, 2017 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of September 17, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

ALMEDA, RICHARD MICHAEL
Age: 23, Sex: M
BN: JN1704733, Facility: PV, Agency: EDSO, Status: INCUSTODY
Crime 1: FELONY 245(A)(1) ADW NOT FIREARM Bail: $25,000.00
Crime 2: MISDEMEANOR 148(A)(1) OBSTRUCT/ETC PUB OFCR/ETC Bail: $3,000.00
Crime 3: FELONY ENHANCEMENT ENHANCEMENT/FOR BAIL PURPOSES ONLY Bail: $30,000.00

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