Commentary: Cannabis Regulators Ok Statewide Deliveries

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 17, 2018 / comments

[California County News]

Officials with the California Bureau of Cannabis Control have made a final decision on one of the most controversial issues involving commercial pot, much to the chagrin of the state’s cities and counties. Cannabis deliveries can be made anywhere in the state under final draft rules issued by the BCC, despite objections by a local jurisdiction.

Local government advocacy groups such as the League of California Cities fought hard to oppose the idea, saying it usurps the power of local governments. A court battle could soon follow.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 12-16-18

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 17, 2018 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of DECEMBER 16, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

PV    20181216    RELEASED    55    E
646.9(B)    F    STALKNG:TEMP RESTRAIN ORD    $100,000.00
ENHANCEMENT    F    ENHANCEMENT    $120,000.00

Eureka Police Department officer Ryan McElroy joins the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 17, 2018 / comments

[John Chiv]

"In November of 2018, the Eureka Police Department said goodbye to another senior officer when Ryan McElroy accepted a job with the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department."

"Ryan was hired in 2012 when he graduated the College of the Redwoods Basic Police Academy.  Ryan was assigned to the Patrol Division where he served as a Patrol Officer, Evidence Technician and with Peer Support.  In 2015 Ryan was appointed as a Field Training Officer. "

Extended Weather Forecast - Heavy Rain predicted Tonight

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 16, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond, NWS] Detailed forecast for the Motherlode at Elev: 900 ft.


Heavy rain. Lows 40 to 48. Prevailing southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.


Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs 48 to 58. Prevailing south winds up to 10 mph.

Monday Night

Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Light winds.

Farmers and Law Enforcement Unite Behind Brian Dahle Campaign for Senate Seat representing El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 16, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]