Placerville's Wendy Thomas is Guest Speaker at County Republicans' Meeting  

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 05, 2017 / comments

The El Dorado County Republican Central Committee (RCC) continues to line up guest speakers at their monthly meetings; announcing that  Placerville City Councilwoman, Wendy Thomas will be the next guest speaker at their Monday, June 12 meeting, at 6:30 pm, at Park Community Church, 3901 Wild Chaparral Drive, in Shingle Springs.  The public is invited to attend.

El Dorado County Mental Health Commission seeks 2 new members for South Lake Tahoe

by Placerville Newswire / May 31, 2017 / comments

The El Dorado County Mental Health Commission is currently seeking two new members to fill vacancies.

The 16-member commission advises the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors and the County Behavioral Health director, according to a press release. Commission members review and evaluate community mental health needs, services, facilities and special problems. The commission meets at least once per month and may also be called together for special meetings.

Commentary: Those Who Think I’m Anti-Police Don’t Get It

by Placerville Newswire / May 31, 2017 / comments

[David Greenwald]

It was Friday, early evening.  I was home resting after a long week and not feeling particularly well.  My family was out waiting for my daughter to finish gymnastics.  Suddenly there is a loud knock on the door followed by the door bell.

I thought it was either my kids or the neighbor kids wanting to play with my kids.  But when I opened the the door, I almost jumped when I saw it was a police officer and behind him, I saw a car and a female officer.

We The People Rally on May 31st at State Capitol  

by Placerville Newswire / May 29, 2017 / comments

Citizens for Fair Representation (CFR), is expecting busloads and a parade of vehicles to attend a “We The People Rally”, at the West steps of the State Capitol, on Wednesday, May 31. This will be the first time that citizens and plaintiffs from 21 rural northern California counties, have gathered since the filing of their lawsuit against the State of California, earlier this month.

Tree Mortality Crisis says Supervisor Michael Ranalli - Hold Georgetown Town Hall Meeting

by Placerville Newswire / May 27, 2017 / comments


(PLACERVILLE, CA) - District 4 Supervisor Michael Ranalli announced that he will hold a Town Hall meeting in Georgetown to provide an update on state and county efforts in response to the county's tree mortality crisis and discuss the community's interest in revitalizing the Georgetown Fire Safe Council. 

The meeting will be held Thursday, June 8th at 7:00 pm at the Georgetown Community Center.