Editorial - Triumph of Principles over Passions in Supreme Court Confirmation

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 10, 2018 / comments

[Cris Alarcon]

Fatal Hit and Run on Missouri Flat Road

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 10, 2018 / comments

[EDC SO & CHP]
 
On 10/10/18 at approximately 6:22 am, EDSO and CHP Placerville received a call of a vehicle vs pedestrian collision on Missouri Flat Rd at Halyard Ln. Preliminary reports indicate a dark colored sedan traveling north on Missouri Flat Rd struck a pedestrian. The sedan then fled the scene.

Preventing Substance Use Among Teens in  El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 10, 2018 / comments

[Margaret Williams, Health and Human Services Agency]
 
(Placerville, CA) - National Red Ribbon Week is October 23 - 31, 2018 -- a time for communities across El Dorado County to join together to prevent substance use. Many students, parents, teachers and other people across the County will wear the red ribbon during the awareness week, hear speakers on school campuses and conduct other activities to raise awareness about the importance of being drug-free.

New Deputy Forest Supervisor selected for Lake Tahoe Basin

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 10, 2018 / comments

[Lisa Herron, Forest Service. Danelle “DD” Harrison is the new Deputy Forest Supervisor for the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit.]
 
The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) is pleased to announce that Danelle D. Harrison was selected as the new Deputy Forest Supervisor for the Lake Tahoe Basin. Harrison arrived at the LTBMU a few weeks ago and comes to us from the Kaibab National Forest in Arizona, where she served as the District Ranger for both the Williams and Tusayan Ranger Districts since 2014. 

A “seed-to-sale” tracking system for marijuana plants to clamp down on the black market

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 09, 2018 / comments

[California County News]

A comprehensive digital tracking system for all cannabis legally produced in the state of California could be introduced by the end of next month. Now, industry officials are scrambling to figure out what it will all mean.

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