Educational Workshop: Be “China-Ready” in 2018

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 28, 2017 / comments

[Citcon USA, LLC]

Thursday, January 25, 2018: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

These Are the Most Common Accidents and Illnesses for Cats and Dogs

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 27, 2017 / comments


Healthy Paws Pet Insurance has released a list of the most common accidents and illnesses for cats and dogs.

The company's new Cost of Pet Health Care report is based on data from about 200,000 claims submitted by Healthy Paws pet parents from June 2016 to June 2017.

For both dogs and cats, stomach issues ranked as the No. 1 ailment, with vet costs reaching as high as $6,500.


by Placerville Newswire / Dec 27, 2017 / comments

[Bill Romanelli]
Cover photoCarl Kowall has the notable distinction of being one of the first eight residents of El Dorado Hills, and one of the men who helped create what is today one of the Sacramento Region’s most thriving communities—one that almost never came to be.

El Dorado County Announces 1 Billion Step Challenge

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 27, 2017 / comments

[Carla Hass]

(PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County is participating in the American Public Health Association’s (APHA’s) 1 Billion Steps Challenge and is encouraging residents to walk, roll and get moving in order to help APHA collectively hit 1 billion steps by April 8, 2018. Residents can participate in the challenge by registering at and logging steps from January 1st through Sunday, April 8th.

Public Hearing re Public Transportation in El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 27, 2017 / comments

[El Dorado County Transportation Commission]

Thursday February 1st, 2018
2:15 pm

El Dorado County Board of Supervisors Meeting Room
330 Fairlane, Building A
Placerville, CA

The purpose of this meeting is to gather input regarding public transportation in El Dorado County, especially to solicit the input of transit-dependent and transit-disadvantaged persons, including the elderly, handicapped, and persons of limited means.