Temporary Closure Saturday 11-16-19 on SR 49 in Diamond Springs area

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 13, 2019 / comments

[Carla B. Hass]

(PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County's Department of Transportation will perform road work requiring a 30-minute road closure on State Route 49 between Lime Kiln Road and Pleasant Valley Road in the Diamond Springs area, occurring sometime between 8:00 am and 12:00 pm on Saturday, November 16, 2019 as part of the Diamond Springs Parkway Phase 1A construction project.

Murder case - not guilty plea in slaying of El Dorado Deputy Brian Ishmael

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 12, 2019 / comments

[SAM STANTON, Sacramento Bee]

The man accused of overseeing two marijuana gardens that officials say led to the Oct. 23 slaying of El Dorado sheriff’s Deputy Brian Ishmael made his first appearance in court since being indicted last week by a federal grand jury in Sacramento.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 11-10-19

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 11, 2019 / comments

Note: Arrests are made based upon probable cause. All are entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law.

[PR Pond]

JN1904937    CARMEN    MARIE    ADAME    F
PV    20191110    INCUSTODY    56    E
243(E)(1)    M    BAT:SPOUSE/EX SP/DATE/ETC    $7,500.00
166(A)(4)    M    CONTEMPT:DISOBEY CRT ORDR    $3,000.00

El Dorado Trail maintenance, Jacquier to 50, 11th-21st

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 10, 2019 / comments


El Dorado County will be completing repairs and maintenance on the El Dorado Trail from Jacquier to Highway 50 beginning on Monday, November 11th and continuing through Thursday, November 21st, 2019. 

Repairs, maintenance, and construction will include ADA compliance and repairing cracks in the asphalt. 

During this time, this section of trail will be closed. 



Talk on Thursday - Cell service outage could mean fire alerts don't go through

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 10, 2019 / comments

[Alan Thompson]

I'll be at this Thursday's meeting of the Pleasant Valley Fire Safe Council to give a Talk about the Internet and cell phone communications problems during the Camp Fire.