Online photo of riderless horse spurs unanswered question: is it real or a hoax?

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 05, 2019 / comments


... Kimberly Weick-Machado, who runs Lazy Horse Ranch in Placerville, shared social media posts Friday with The Union Democrat. She emailed the posts and said, “Hi, I was wondering if anyone heard of a rider falling off their horse? A horse was found fully tacked in Sonora Hills.”...

Social media posts circulated this week with photos of a horse ostensibly found in the Sonora area with a saddle and reins and no rider...

Shields and Sjostrom join BLM’s Mother Lode Field Office

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 05, 2019 / comments


EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. – Elizabeth Meyer-Shields and Josh Sjostrom have joined the Bureau of Land Management’s Mother Lode Field Office as the new field manager and assistant field manager, respectively, based in El Dorado Hills.

Opinion -  Taxing the Life Out of Us with Cemetery Tax

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 05, 2019 / comments

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Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 10-4-19

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 05, 2019 / comments

Note: Arrests are made based upon probable cause. All are entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law.

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Poetry Events in October

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 04, 2019 / comments

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Poetry Off-the-Shelves in Placerville

Wednesday, October 9, 5-7 pm

El Dorado County Library

345 Fair Lane, Placerville

Poetry open read-around in which you can bring your own poems to share, read from your favorite poets, borrow a book from the library, or just come to listen.

Poetry of the Sierra Foothills

Sunday, October 20, 1-3 pm

Caffè Santoro

493 Pleasant Valley Road, Diamond Springs