Final Newsletter of Wine and Dine Gold Country

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 21, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]


School Districts Bus Runners to California International Marathon

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 21, 2018 / comments

[Dina Gentry]

It was an extremely cold morning in December when more than 9,000 runners participated in the California International Marathon (CIM). To help transport individuals to the start line at Auburn Folsom Road in Folsom, Rescue Union School District (RUSD) donated seven buses and seven dedicated drivers. RUSD Superintendent Cheryl Olson noted, “It is a privilege to be part of this annual celebration, and I’m proud of our drivers who went beyond the call of duty to make this possible.”

Help EDSO locating missing vehicle from death investigation

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 21, 2018 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe]

On December 18, 2018, at approximately 8 PM, El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a residence in El Dorado, Ca, where 60 year old Helen McKinney was found deceased. 

An investigation was conducted and it was found that McKinney's vehicle was missing from her home. McKinney's cause of death is pending the results of an autopsy, but is suspicious due to the fact that the vehicle is missing.

El Dorado County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating McKinney's vehicle. 

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 12-20-18

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 21, 2018 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of DECEMBER 20, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

PV    20181220    INCUSTODY    48    P
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    $2,000.00

PV    20181220    RELEASED    36    I
23152(A)    F    DUI W/PRIORS:PER 23550 VC    $50,000.00

Forest Service accepting Reservations for 2019 Snowshoe Program

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 20, 2018 / comments

[Lisa Herron, U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit]