EID General Counsel to Lead ACWA State Legislative Committee

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 12, 2018 / comments

General Counsel, Brian Poulsen, appointed chairman of Association of California Water Agencies’ (ACWA) State Legislative Committee

[Jesse Saich]

Placerville, Calif. —  On January 3, 2018, EID General Counsel, Brian Poulsen, was appointed as chairman of the Association of California Water Agencies’ (ACWA) State Legislative Committee.

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje and the Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Gain AKC Recognition

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 12, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

'These are two very different dogs – a duck hunter and a scent hound.'

The American Kennel Club announced that the Nederlandse Kooikerhondje and the Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen have received full recognition, bringing the total number of AKC-recognized breeds to 192.

“We’re excited to welcome these two breeds into the AKC family,” said Gina DiNardo, AKC executive secretary. “These are two very different dogs – a duck hunter and a scent hound – and they make wonderful companions for a variety of people.”

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 1-11-18

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 12, 2018 / comments

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The following people are on the arrest log of January 11, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

CAMILO ARANGO
JN1800181    CAMILO        ARANGO    M
PP    20180111    INCUSTODY    37    E
22210    M    MFG/ETC LEADED CANE/ETC

DANIEL BILLINGSLY
JN1800180    DANIEL    GENE    BILLINGSLY    M
PV    20180111    RELEASED    58    E
11364(A)    M    POSS UNLAW PARAPHERNALIA

Kniesel's Collision in Northern California Celebrates 50th Anniversary

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 11, 2018 / comments

[BodyShop Business]

This year, Kniesel’s Collision will mark its 50th year in business.

Established in 1968 through the vision of hopeful immigrants, Kniesel’s Collision has grown from a two-car establishment in the heart of Citrus Heights, Calif., to a six-location enterprise spanning three Northern California counties.

Then and Now

The Kniesels were German refugees displaced to Yugoslavia during World War II. In the 1950s, they immigrated to Citrus Heights via Ellis Island, with the help of a sponsorship program of the Lutheran Church.

Rebecca Bender - I was trafficked in plain sight

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 11, 2018 / comments

THORN
[During Human Trafficking Awareness Month, we’re giving a voice to survivors and those working on the front lines of trafficking. While we’re proud of the results of our tools to identify victims faster, we know that the issue doesn’t end there. The following post was written by Rebecca Bender, co-founder and CEO of the Rebecca Bender Initiative. She is an award-winning, internationally recognized speaker, author and Survivor Leader in the movement to eradicate modern day slavery.]

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