Rodent Flea Tests Positive for Plague in South Lake Tahoe Area

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 07, 2016 / comments

El Dorado County health officials have been notified by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) that a flea from a Yellow pine chipmunk in the Tahoe area has tested positive for plague. The flea was sampled from one of three rodents trapped in the Fallen Leaf Campground area during routine plague surveillance May 18, 2016. State test results confirming plague were received on June 2. Warning signs are posted in the affected area and individuals are advised to report dead or sick rodents. All campers checking in are provided with educational materials about plague.

Horsemanship Class by Chris Ellsworth

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 07, 2016 / comments

HORSEMANSHIP: At Fair Ground June 16 & 17.

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EDC Junior Livestock Auction Video

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 07, 2016 / comments

Livestock Video!
Great information about the Jr. Livestock Auction, Saturday June 18th 2016, at 10:00 am.

Check it out:

 

Traffic Stops Net EDSO Stolen Vehicle and Meth Arrest on Monday

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 07, 2016 / comments

Monday morning one of EDSO Deputies stopped this car [Black] for various traffic related violations. EDSO soon learned the car was stolen. The male passenger was arrested for the theft of the vehicle and he is also facing a charge for possession of methamphetamine. The female driver was arrested for possession of stolen property which was stolen out of the Sacramento area the previous night. She was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia (Methamphetamine pipe.)

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-06-06

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 07, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on June 6, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: 4x BURGLARY...|  BATT W/SERIOUS BODILY INJ...|  PLANT/ETC MARIJUANA, bail $100,000...|  4x CRPL INJ:SPOUS/COHAB/DATE...|  SELL/ETC LOST/ETC ACC CRD...|  THEFT, bail $10,500...|  VEHICLE THEFT...|  PONDEROSA RD, SEVERAL SUSPECTS BURGLARIZED A LOCAL SCHOOL...|  SHINGLE SPRINGS, SUBJECTS CREDIT CARD WAS USED TO OBTAIN FUNDS AT THUNDER VALLEY...|  RED HAWK PK, TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED. THE VEHICLE WAS FOUND TO BE STOLEN OUT OF SAC...

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