Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 4-13-18

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 14, 2018 / comments


President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.  Sexual Assaults will be highlighted in Purple this month.  

The following people are on the arrest log of April 13, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

PV    20180413    RELEASED    61    E
647(F)    M    DISORD CONDUCT:UI/DRUG    $500.00
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    $2,000.00

Pony Express Trail tree removal done TEN days ahead of schedule

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 13, 2018 / comments

[Don Ashton, El Dorado County CAO]
Remember the notice of closure to Pony Express Trail from Ap. 9-27th? Well, the County's Contractor was able to successfully fall and remove 42 trees on Pony Express Trail that had been identified for removal for the Tree Mortality Phase III Project by 11:00 am this morning!

The roadway has been re-opened to thru traffic.

Opinion - Outside Influence on County Elections

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 13, 2018 / comments

[Nick Miller]

One of the hottest hot buttons in our County is growth.  One of the hottest hot buttons in our country is outside influence on our election process.  Interestingly, these come together in El Dorado County – and not in a good way.  

"Powerful Tools for Caregivers" Educational Program Offered

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 13, 2018 / comments


The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Senior Health Education Program and Family Caregiver Support Program are pleased to present a "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" educational series for older adults. This six-week program will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. each Wednesday afternoon from May 25 through June 29, 2018, at the Placerville Senior Center located at 937 Spring Street in Placerville.

April 18th meeting in Tahoe to Address Weekend & Holiday Traffic issues

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 13, 2018 / comments

[Carla Hass]

(PLACERVILLE, CA) – District V Supervisor, Sue Novasel, will hold a community meeting Wednesday, April 18th to brief the public on the results of a pilot program to divert traffic from specific neighborhoods when leaving South Lake Tahoe on a Sunday afternoon or holiday weekend. She and County staff will address the questions about and suggested solutions to the issue.

WHAT:    Follow-up public meeting to address weekend and holiday traffic in Tahoe Basin

WHEN:    Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm