More Detailed COVID information for County

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 25, 2020 / comments

[Carla B. Hass]

(PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County today announced a more comprehensive, interactive dashboard that provides additional data points and opportunity for the public to learn how the COVID-19 virus is impacting the County.

Cameron Park Sizzler Closes Permanently

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 21, 2020 / comments


To Our Loyal Cameron Park Sizzler Guests

As a result of the pandemic, the financial toll to this Sizzler and our wonderful & caring staff has been significant; therefore, it is with heavy hearts that we must close the Cameron Park Sizzler permanently. 

It has been our pleasure serving you.

We will miss you. 

Please visit our Natomas Sizzler location: 2901 Advantage Way, Sacramento, CA 95834 

South Lake Tahoe postpones all special events until the fall

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 14, 2020 / comments

[INEDC, Placerville CA]

South Lake Tahoe, CA- City Council decided today to postpone all special events until at least September 22nd. Council made that decision as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

“Safety is our number one priority and we know we can’t have large gatherings of people right now,” said City Manager Joe Irvin, “Council’s decision shows that the City of South Lake Tahoe is taking the health of our residents and visitors seriously.”

Arrest for Human Trafficking

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 14, 2020 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe, Placerville CA]

On July 13, 2020, the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office was called regarding two girls who had run away from a local group home and had been picked up by an unknown person. The staff initially followed the vehicle and provided a description. Deputies set up in numerous locations throughout the county and notified neighboring agencies.

Illegal Cannabis Enforcement

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 29, 2020 / comments

[Placervile CA, EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe]

On May 10th, 2020, The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office began enforcement on illegal marijuana grows in El Dorado County. This follows after the May 5th, 2020, County Ordinance no. 5122- Personal Cultivation of Cannabis, was passed by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors. The ordinance is consistent with the regulations set forth by the State of California on the cultivation of cannabis.