Released Reports Confirms RightonDaily's accusation about graphic sexual harassment and misconduct by Ted Gaines' Chief of Staff

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 10, 2018 / comments

[Aaron Parks, RightonDaily]

Back in January of 2016, we broke the sensational story of State Senator Ted Gaines Chief of Staff Steve Davey getting fired by the Senate Rules Committee for a slew of sexual harassment and misconduct complaints.

Acting City Manager Jeff Meston Identifies Top Priorities for City of South Lake Tahoe

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 09, 2018 / comments


Earlier this week, City Council announced that City Manager Nancy Kerry was on indefinite leave and that Fire Chief Jeff Meston would become Acting City Manager. On Wednesday, an all hands staff meeting was held at City Hall to inform staff of these changes. 

“We have an extremely capable team of employees within the City and we do not have any concerns of interruption of services, programs or projects being delivered to community members,” said Mayor Wendy David. 

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 2-8-18

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 09, 2018 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of February 8, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

JN1800733    LEIF    JAMES    ALEXIUS    M
PV    20180208    INCUSTODY    51    E
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    

JN1800739    SHARY    KAY    CLIFFORD    F
PV    20180208    RELEASED    60    I
23152(A)/23152(B)    M    DUI ALCOHOL    $5,000.00

Love is in the Air with El Dorado County's Traveling Poets

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 09, 2018 / comments


Placerville, CA, February 9, 2018- On February 16, at the El Dorado Hills Library, El Dorado County Poet Laureate Taylor Graham, will be joined by local poets and Poetry Out Loud students for an evening of poetry loosely based on the theme of love. 

Mike's (Owen for Auditor-Controller) Birthday Party Meet and Greet

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 08, 2018 / comments


"Bring accessible government to our County!" says candidate Mike Owen as he announces that he will spend his birthday at a campaigne "Meet & Greet" at Bones Roadhouse on Pleasant Valley road.


Meet & Greet with Questions and Answers

No cost event. No host bar.

No gifts! Donations to Mike's campaign will be graciously accepted.

Friday, February 16, 2018
7:00 - 10:00pm