Volunteer Sought for Medicare Counseling Program in South Lake Tahoe

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 29, 2017 / comments

[Barbara Walters, EDC Health & Human Service]

The Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) is looking for a part-time volunteer counselor for the South Lake Tahoe community. The volunteer will provide HICAP services at the Senior Center building located at 3050 Lake Tahoe Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe. 

HICAP is a volunteer supported, government-funded program that offers free, personalized, unbiased counseling to help persons make informed decisions about their Medicare options.  

Placerville Speedway Welcomes Back Red Hawk Casino as Title Sponsor

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 29, 2017 / comments

[Gary Thomas]

Placerville, CA – With the season fast approaching the Placerville Speedway is pleased to announce that Red Hawk Casino has returned as title sponsor for the upcoming 2017 campaign at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds based quarter-mile.

Parker Price-Miller To Make Placerville Speedway Debut Tonight

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 29, 2017 / comments


Parker Price-Miller is continuing to see new tracks and essentially go to school nightly during his season opening swing with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series. After seeing Stockton Dirt Track for the first time last weekend, the Kokomo, IN driver gets his first taste of a famed California bullring this week when he visits Placerville Speedway on Wednesday night.

Christopher Moore, Pamela Bartlett, Ronald Thomas Honored as school "Administrators of the Year

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 28, 2017 / comments

[Serena Fuson, PIO El Dorado Union High School District] Pictured from left to right: Ronald Thomas, Pamela Bartlett, Superintendent Stephen Wehr, Christopher Moore​.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 3-27-17

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 28, 2017 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of March 27, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

Facility    Date Booked    Status    Age at Booking    Arresting Agency
LT    20170327    INCUSTODY    36    EDSO
First 5 Charges    Misd or Felony?    Description    
Bail Amount For Each Charge
647(F)    M    DISORD CONDUCT:ALCOHOL    $500.00