‘Whites Only’ rule in El Dorado Hills' Lake Hills Subdivision

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 28, 2016 / comments

[KARMA DICKERSON] EL DORADO HILLS -- An El Dorado Hills subdivision still has a “whites only” occupancy rule on the books.

The Lake Hills community’s shocking policy put in place in 1961 policy is not, and cannot legally be enforced, but some new residents are calling for its immediate removal.

The Foster family had barely closed the sale on their new home, when they were blown away by an old rule.

“I’m like, 'You gotta be kidding me, that’s ridiculous,'” Liese Foster said.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-08-26

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 27, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Aug 26, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: GET CREDIT/ETC OTHER'S ID, Bail $260,000 & SOURCE OF BAIL...|  REC KNWN STOLN PROP, Bail $49,500...|  DUI ALCOHOL Bail $15,500...|  LEAVING MULTIPLE VISIBLE INJURIES AFTER AN ARGUMENT ESCALATED...|  DEATH INVESTIGATION, AGE =46...|  DIAMOND SPRINGS, WRECKED MOTORCYCLE WAS STOLEN FROM STORAGE YARD...|  DEATH INVESTIGATION \ SO LAKE TAHOE, AGE = 33...

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-08-25

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 26, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Aug 25, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: ROBBERY Bail: $200,000...|  GRDTHFT:MONEY/LABOR/PROP Bail: $20,000...|  THEFT OF WATER \ GRIZZLY FLAT...|  CARRY CON/DIRK OR DAGGER Bail: $30,000...|  FOUND REMAINS \ SOUTH LAKE TAHO...|  OBSTRUCT/RESIST EXEC OFF & BATT ON CUSTODIAL OFFICER...|  HIT AND RUN REPORT INVOLVING A PEDESTRIAN BEING HIT BY A VEHICLE...

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-08-24

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 25, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Aug 24, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: ROBBERY Bail: $200,000.00...|  EMBEZZLEMENT $400+ Bail: $10,000...|  CAMERON PARKSUSPECT TOOK A HOTEL TELEVISION FROM HIS HOTEL ROOM AND FLED THE SCENE...|  CONTEMPT:VIOL PROTECT ORD Bail: $30,000...|  BATT W/SERIOUS BODILY INJ Bail: $50,000..,|  BURGLARY:FIRST DEGREE Bail: $50,000...

Special "Tahoe Depth" for 20th Anniversary Lake Tahoe Summit featuring Keynote by President Obama

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 24, 2016 / comments

Stateline, Nevada – With President Barack Obama visiting Lake Tahoe for a landmark 20th annual Lake Tahoe Summit this month, the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency has published a special summit edition of Tahoe in Depth.

This special edition of the award-winning newspaper tells the story of 20 years of summits at Lake Tahoe—from the organization and importance of the first-ever summit and the successful work it sparked, to major issues such as climate change that will confront the Tahoe Region in the decades to come.

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