Large Crowd Expected For Mike Owen Campaign Kickoff

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 21, 2017 / comments


Camino, CA – Supporters of popular entrepreneur Mike Owen are expecting a large crowd next Wednesday, August 30, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Crystal Basin Cellars for the campaign kickoff they are organizing to help elect him as our next County Auditor-Controller.  

Former Supervisor Ron Briggs enters Recorder-County Clerk-Elections-Veterans elected office

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 13, 2017 / comments

[Ron Briggs]

Briggs believes his eight years as a county supervisor prepared him to become the head of a very important department. Briggs said “during my eight years as supervisor the Board balanced every budget and I left  the county debt free with just under $40 million in cash in special revenue accounts, contingencies and reserves. “

City of Placerville Update by Wendy Thomas

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 13, 2017 / comments

[Wendy Thomas]
Greetings Placerville! I have 3 important items to update you on following last night's City Council meeting...

Assemblyman Kiley Slams AG for Ballot Title of Gas Tax Repeal

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 12, 2017 / comments


Calaveras County Website Hacked - Displays Messages Sympathetic to Terrorist group ISIS

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 05, 2017 / comments

[California County News]

News of a cyber hack on government websites in Calaveras and Los Angeles counties by a pro-ISIS group. Visitors to the county portals were probably shocked last week to see regular county information replaced with messages sympathetic to the terrorist organization.

Visitors to county websites in Los Angeles and Calaveras County got an alarming surprise last week when the websites were apparently hacked and their content replaced with messages sympathetic to the Islamic State.