Newsom Recall Builds a Head of Steam

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2021 / comments

[REID WILSON - 02/04/21 06:00 AM EST]

Supporters of an effort to recall California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) are collecting tens of thousands of signatures in an effort to force him to defend his job more than a year before his term ends.

The group, led by retired Yolo County Deputy Sheriff Orrin Heatlie, says it has collected more than 1.3 million signatures of their goal of 2 million they hope to turn in by March 17 to force a recall election. 

Fair Scheduled for September 23th to 26th

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 03, 2021 / comments


[Jody Gray, El Dorado County Fair CEO]

"2021 Fair Dates Announced"

Foothill Wine Festival Partnership Launches

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 03, 2021 / comments

[Mike Owen, MaryAnn McAlea]

CAMINO, CA – February 3, 2021 – The Greater Folsom Partnership, a collaborative effort of local business, tourism, and economic development organizations, has announced the creation of an innovative wine competition and festival celebrating the wines of the Sierra Foothill Region of California,  One of the state’s  outstanding and truly unique wine regions.  

Mosquito Road Bridge Funding Secured so Construction Work is "Out to Bid"

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 03, 2021 / comments

[Carla B. Hass]

(PLACERVILLE) – On February 9th, 2021, El Dorado County Department of Transportation will submit to the Board of Supervisors a High Cost Project Agreement that will secure full construction phase funding for the Mosquito Road Bridge at South Fork American River - Bridge Replacement Project (Project).

FAQ - COVID-19 Vaccines Appointments in El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 01, 2021 / comments

[County of El Dorado, Feb 1, 2021] ·

If you're confused and frustrated about how to get a COVID 19 vaccination in El Dorado County please see this Frequently Asked Questions here: