Back to Basics: Steve Frank Candidate for California Republican Party Chair

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 07, 2018 / comments

[Steve Frank]
The November 6 election results in California were a disaster no matter what way you look at it. For Republicans it reaffirmed that we are on the wrong track, that our messaging is severely amiss. For Californians generally, their choice has been whittled down to a single party, a party that does not resemble anything the Founding Fathers would recognize.

ACWA Releases Video Series About California's Critical Water Issues

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 07, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]

ACWA and J Comm, Inc. have collaborated to create a 10-part video series to educate Californians about critical water issues. The videos feature interviews with member agencies, industry experts, and other professionals to highlight innovation and success occurring throughout the state.

The first three in the series have been made available. Future videos are expected to be released in the spring of 2019.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 12-06-18

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 07, 2018 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of DECEMBER 6, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

PV    20181206    INCUSTODY    47    E
1203.2(A)    F    VIOL OF PROBATION    
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION

PV    20181206    INCUSTODY    51    K
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    

Tahoe Teenager killed in car crash near Cal Poly was a Cuesta College freshman

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[KAYTLYN LESLIE, The San Luis Obispo Tribune]
The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office has identified the teenager killed in a car crash near Cal Poly on Monday as 18-year-old Zachary Andrew Harris of South Lake Tahoe.

According to a Sheriff’s Office news release, Harris was the sole occupant of the vehicle that was traveling southbound on Highway 1 when it veered off the roadway and hit a tree near Stenner Creek Road.

He was declared dead at the scene.

Placerville Rotary present a $100,000 check to Rotary Club of Paradise

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]
Placerville Rotary President Kurt Raffetto along with Ron Thompson and Gordon Vicini traveled to Chico TODAY to present a $100,000 check to Rotary Club of Paradise. Accepting the check on their behalf was the president of the Paradise Club, Brian Grey!

The spaghetti feed fundraiser was just 12 days ago! Our community stepped up and dug deep to provide what is needed the most in Paradise.

The funds were given today directly to the Paradise Rotary Club so that they could direct, managed and provide support at a local level.