Eureka Police Department officer Ryan McElroy joins the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 17, 2018 / comments

[John Chiv]

"In November of 2018, the Eureka Police Department said goodbye to another senior officer when Ryan McElroy accepted a job with the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department."

"Ryan was hired in 2012 when he graduated the College of the Redwoods Basic Police Academy.  Ryan was assigned to the Patrol Division where he served as a Patrol Officer, Evidence Technician and with Peer Support.  In 2015 Ryan was appointed as a Field Training Officer. "

Extended Weather Forecast - Heavy Rain predicted Tonight

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 16, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond, NWS] Detailed forecast for the Motherlode at Elev: 900 ft.


Heavy rain. Lows 40 to 48. Prevailing southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.


Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs 48 to 58. Prevailing south winds up to 10 mph.

Monday Night

Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Light winds.

Farmers and Law Enforcement Unite Behind Brian Dahle Campaign for Senate Seat representing El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 16, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 12-15-18

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 16, 2018 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of DECEMBER 15, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

LT    20181215    INCUSTODY    32    S
530.5(A)    F    GET CREDIT/ETC OTHER'S ID    

Home Delivered Meal Program Volunteers Sought - Orientation Session Scheduled In January

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 15, 2018 / comments

[Margaret Williams, El Dorado County]

(Placerville, CA) - Thinking about a New Year's resolution? The El Dorado County Senior Nutrition Program is currently looking for dedicated, caring volunteers for the Home Delivered Meal program. Each volunteer generally works one day each week on an assigned route, delivering meals between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.  An orientation session for potential new volunteer drivers is scheduled in January 2019.