News Round Up for Oct 28 - Nov 4

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 04, 2019 / comments



Public Lining Streets as Funeral Procession reaches to Bell Tower


Commentary - Where do we find men like Brian Ishmael?


Map of procession for Deputy Brian Ishmael


EID hit with 4 of PG&E’s PSPS in three weeks




El Dorado Transit Closed for Veterans Day


Drinking Water Service Announcement - Low Water Pressure or Possible Water Outage in El Dorado


Supervisor Frentzen TOWN HALL Nov. 6th


EDC school leaders educate Gov. Newsom on PSPS impacts


Amgen Tour of California cycling race canceled for 2020


Citing family reasons, Tahoe Fire Chief appointee Withdraws


South Lake Tahoe to create an ordinance for electric scooters


US House Passes Bill to Make Animal Cruelty a Federal Felony



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Nov 4


Drinking Water Service Announcement - Low Water Pressure or Possible Water Outage in El Dorado


EID will be performing repairs to the water system supplying this area [Crystal Blvd area in El Dorado] on Wednesday, November 6...  


Second Person Charged in Death Of El Dorado County Mother

CBS 13

A second suspect in the case of a missing El Dorado County woman who was found dead has been identified, the El Dorado County District Attorney's ...


Suspects arraigned in fatal officer shooting

Georgetown Gazette

Juan Carlos Vasquez-Orozco, a suspect in the murder of El Dorado County sheriff's deputy Brian Ishmael, listens as the judge reads the charges ...


Folsom junior football league honors fallen El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Ishmael before ...

ABC 10

The Folsom Jr Bulldogs Football League held a moment of silence for fallen El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Ishmael before each playoff ...


Police say Georgetown woman, 2 dogs killed in car crash


EL DORADO COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) — The California Highway Patrol says a Georgetown woman and her two dogs were killed Saturday after she ..


Funeral services, procession set for fallen El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Ishmael KXTV

PLACERVILLE, Calif. — Funeral services for El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Ishmael have been set for Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 10:00 a.m. The ...


Lincoln Highway signage may be coming to Placerville

Mountain Democrat

Earlier this month the Placerville City Council heard from Trey Pitsenberger, vice president of the Lincoln Highway Association's California Chapter.


Cities and Counties Deal With a Rush on Evictions

California County News


San Diego County Approves New Granny Flat Grant

California County News

County supervisors approved a $625,000 grant last week to spur development of so-called “granny flats” in San Diego.


Weekend Of Giving

All Events in City

Weekend Of Giving, El Dorado Winery Association, 304 Main Street, Placerville, United States. Sat Nov 16 2019 at 11:00 am, Join 30+ El Dorado ...


Volunteer for Festival of Lights


Eventbrite - El Dorado County Faith Community presents Volunteer for Festival of Lights - Friday, November 29, 2019 at Main Street, Placerville, CA.


Nevada Gambling Win in September Tops $1 Billion

European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

South Lake Tahoe casinos reported $18.2 million in win, a 2.5%, $442,000 increase. They were up against a very soft comparison since the win was ...


Dog Friendly Breakfast Restaurants in South Lake Tahoe, CA


There's 1 pet friendly breakfast restaurant in South Lake Tahoe that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here's a ..



Nov 3


Apple Hill residents rally to help local businesses


EL DORADO COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) -- With the ... “The harvest is really late this year," said Crystal Basin Cellars owner Mike Owen. "And because of ...


Julie Downing, 100

Herald & Review

Julie Downing of Decatur will celebrate her 100th birthday.  She is the mother of ... Martha Downing of Shingle SpringsCalif....


06.12.19 Business Luncheon- DA Vern Pierson

El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce.

In 2006, Vern Pierson was elected as District Attorney of El Dorado County and is currently serving his fourth term. Vern has been a prosecutor for 27 ...


Reba Nacarelli Obituary - Placerville, California

Death record and obituary for Reba Camille Nacarelli from Placerville, California


Caples Fire 100% contained, 3435 acres burned

South Tahoe Now

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. NowTown Network sites: Carson City News - Carson Now · South Lake Tahoe News - South Tahoe Now ...


Whole Foods Market South Lake Tahoe Grand Opening


Whole Foods Market South Lake Tahoe Grand Opening Join us at 9 am on Wednesday, November 6, as we celebrate the grand opening of Whole ...


Nov 2


Newspaper-themed pizzeria opens in Natomas this weekend, Arden location to come

Sacramento Bee

A recent Sacramento State graduate and El Dorado Hills native, Nick and his father plan to open eight The Pizza Press franchises in the Sacramento ...


New Chargers OC Shane Steichen differs from other wunderkinds


Steichen said he wanted to be a coach since his high school days at Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills, about 20 miles east of Sacramento.


Ian Book, unshaken by the critics, leads late comeback win for Notre Dame

Indianapolis Star

... on the shoulder pads and that famous gold helmet, the unshakable redshirt junior from El Dorado Hills in Northern California basked in the glory.


Craft Fair

Craft Fair, Marshall Medical Center, 1100 Marshall Way, Placerville, California 95667, Placerville, United States. Fri Nov 08 2019 at 09:00 am, Get a ...


Homeowners Face Skyrocketing Costs For Insurance After Wildfires

CBS Sacramento

She says at least one home in El Dorado County has gone into foreclosure because of the rising cost of insurance. The group wants lawmakers to ...



Dignity Memorial

Celebrate the life of WILBUR EUGENE ARGO, leave a kind word or memory and get funeral service information care of Chapel of the Pines.



Dignity Memorial

Celebrate the life of REBA CAMILLE NACARELLI, leave a kind word or memory and get funeral service information care of Chapel of the Pines.


Woman, 2 dogs killed in Placerville crash, CHP says

KCRA Sacramento

A 67-year-old woman and her two dogs were killed in a crash Saturday morning inPlacerville, the California Highway Patrol said. The woman was ...


Nov 1


Ian Book Joins The 'Michigan Defense Made Me Look Bad' Club

Sports Illustrated

To say it's a night the El Dorado Hills, Calif., native would like to forget is an understatement. Take solace young man, you are not the first opposing ...


Brian Kelly Professes Faith In Ian Book


... Auditorium in the Guglielmino Athletics Complex — the Irish head coach is steadfast in his belief in the red-shirt junior from El Dorado Hills, Calif.


Who is Shane Steichen? Coaches from his past weigh in, plus a Melvin Gordon update and, of ...

The Athletic

He played high school football at Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills, Calif., where he was a quarterback. He went on to play QB at UNLV under ...


El Dorado Hills Community Council Meeting November 4, 2019

El Dorado Hills Area Planning Advisory Committee

Meeting Topics to include: Guest Speakers: TOPIC-EDC's Parks and Rec Department plans in EDH (SPTC Trail Connectivity and Bass Lake Park ...


VOLLEYBALL: El Dorado upsets top-seeded Ripon in D4 quarterfinals

Manteca Bulletin

RIPON — Top-seeded Ripon hosted No. 9 El Dorado of Placerville on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV ..


In the Making: Where Flowers Bloom

Comstock's Magazine

“We are flower nerds to the max here,” Melissa Cowan, owner of PlacervilleFlowers on Main says. “We squeal on the daily when new products come ...


Review: Hangtown Music Festival shines in the dark

Nevada Appeal

Thousands of people gathered last weekend for Hangtown Music Festival in Placerville, Calif. Darkness covered the surrounding area, but there was ...


Caples Fire 100% Contained, Burned Area Assessment in Progress


PLACERVILLE, Calif. November 1, 2019 – Incident Commander Kevin Breitwieser has declared that the Caples Fire is now 100% contained and in ..


Free Concert To Raise Money For Burn Institute

Capital Public Radio News

Erik Falkenstrom lives in Placerville and is a captain with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. He and a group of other firefighters have been ...


Services for fallen El Dorado County deputy Brian Ishmael will be Tuesday in Roseville

Sacramento Bee

Ishmael, 37, was shot and killed on Oct. 23 while responding to a marijuana theft call in Somerset, a rural community southeast of Placerville.


Push To Flood The Foothills With Business After Multiple Power Shutoffs

CBS Sacramento

PLACERVILLE (CBS13) — With three power shutoffs in the last month, Amy Weston felt a need to visit Apple Hill at the start of the weekend. “It makes ...


Smart by The CHP, Driver Safety Education For Teens AND Their Parents


Event in Placerville, CA by CHP – Placerville on Wednesday, November 27 2019


For years, a public water district blurred the line between business and government — with a ...

The Nevada Independent

In 2016, a district attorney accused South Lake Tahoe's sewer district, controlled by three casino executives who did not live in the district, of hatching ...


New Sierra Boulevard officially unveiled with ribbon cutting ceremony

South Tahoe Now

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. - Almost six months after work on the rehabilitation of Sierra Boulevard inSouth Lake Tahoe began, an official ceremony ...


The low road to a new 'Loop Road' at South Lake Tahoe (Opinion)

Tahoe Daily Tribune

There is a new campaign on public media spreading misinformation and unsupported claims regarding the Loop Road Project sponsored by the ..


Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dave Mason returns to Lake Tahoe with Feelin' Alright Tour

South Tahoe Now

STATELINE, Nev. - For over 50 years, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Dave Mason has been entertaining crowds, from his days as a founding ..


13th Alpenglow Lake Tahoe Backcountry Demo Day

Lake Tahoe This Week

The Annual Lake Tahoe Backcountry Demo Event is North America's largest venue for all things alpine touring, telemark and splitboard!


Oct 31


Glimpse of rare bird draws crowd

The Record-Courier

El Dorado Hills resident and birder Todd Easterla said he was making his rounds looking for birds for his county list when he hit the jackpot. “I wasn't ...


'This isn't a feel-good movie': 'Fire in Paradise' doc a cautionary tale

San Francisco Chronicle

... from the Camp Fire blanketed the Bay Area, driving him and his family to seek shelter with a friend and her firefighter husband in El Dorado Hills.


Living History: Tales of Postmaster Firsts in Coloma

Visit El Dorado County

Learn about the life of the first postmaster and postmistress of Coloma on November 9, 2019 at Marshall Gold Discovery State Park.


Weather is turning and so is the fishing

The Record-Courier

Renee and I took a drive up to Apple Hill located in Placerville Ca a couple weekends ago. We were planning on doing some fishing in the higher ...


Living History: Tales of Postmaster Firsts in Coloma

Visit El Dorado County

Cost: $8; Event Categories: Coloma & The Divide, Fairplay & Somerset, Foothills, Placerville; Event Tags: Gold Country, Gold Rush, pan for gold ...


Counterfeiter sent to prison

The Record-Courier

Zacharias has a burglary conviction in South Lake Tahoe from August 2016. She was also arrested in Carson City. She will not have to do drug court ...


Newly appointed South Lake Tahoe Fire Chief withdraws from position

KRNV My News 4

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (News 4 & Fox 11) — The City of South Lake Tahoe announced Ken Harrison will no longer be the city's new Fire Chief.


Heroes emerge during PG&E power shutdowns

Mountain Democrat

... was considered “normal” life for residents of El Dorado County and beyond would not completely cripple our lives: Thanks to the El Dorado Irrigation ...



Oct 30


Overnight battle: Cal Fire's army of 4900 vs. Kincade Fire and 70 mph winds

San Francisco Chronicle

At about 9:30 pm, a fire crew from El Dorado Hills was patrolling Chalk Hill Road in search of hot spots when they noticed smoke in the vineyard ...


Central EDH under review

Village Life

Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan (CEDHSP), the development project that includes the old executive golf course, is back on the table. In 2015 ...


Why Guy: Why doesn't Cal Trans clean up trash along Highway 50 near El Dorado Hills? KXTV

Today's Why Guy question from Bill McDowell: "Greetings, Walt... Why doesn't Cal Trans clean up the trash on the freeway along Highway 50 near El ...


Lights shine on for El Dorado County's hero

Mountain Democrat

El Dorado Hills resident John Vegna said his son Kevin Mason grew up with Brian. The two boys played Little League together with Don Ishmael as ...


27th annual CASA Gala 2019 - Be the sparkle in a child's life

South Tahoe Now

... Advocates of El Dorado is holding their annual gala on Saturday, November 2 starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Serrano Country Club in El Dorado Hills.


Skatepark renewal

Village Life

I am writing to you today to talk about the new skate park at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District. I really like this idea of renewing and ...


Hsbc Holdings Plc Has Cut Its Holding in Summit Hotel Pptys (INN) by $1.49 Million as Stock ...

The Broch Herald

... 2019, published: “Holiday Inn Express in El Dorado Hills sold for $21 million – Sacramento Business Journal” on October 02, 2019.


El Dorado County Emergency Preparedness & Response


Government Organization. El Dorado Hills Fire Department. Fire Station. U.S. Forest Service - Eldorado National Forest. Government Organization.


Spotlight On Sparrow

Style Magazine

El Dorado Hills'-based rock band Sparrow consists of high school students Brandon Bagley on rhythm guitar and vocals, Sam Kallan on lead guitar, ...



USAC Racing

By: Gary Thomas. Placerville, California (October 29, 2019)………As the inaugural Elk Grove Ford Hangtown 100 approaches, Matt Wood Racing is ...


Brews, Boos and Benefit for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

South Tahoe Now

October isn't all about ghouls and witches. This spooky-themed month is also known as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. On Wednesday ...


Jackson Hole Police Blotter, Oct. 30

Jackson Hole News&Guide

Flying high: Transportation Security Administration officers were attempting to shut off an alarm in aSouth Lake Tahoe, California, man's bag Oct. 22 ..


Forest Service eyes public access in Tahoe Basin

Tahoe Weekly

In and around South Lake Tahoe, the biggest proposed change concerns Hell Hole, a swath of land between Fountain Place Road (Road 1201), ..


Heavenly begins blowing snow; Kirkwood, Northstar to start Friday

Sierra Sun

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The white blizzard was easy to see this weekend from South Lake Tahoe — Heavenly Mountain Resort has started ...




Oct 29


Five Cars For Matt Wood Racing At Hangtown 100

SPEED SPORT (press release)

PLACERVILLE, Calif. – Matt Wood Racing has announced its driver lineup for the inaugural Elk Grove Ford Hangtown 100, Nov. 19-20 at Placerville ...


Railroad Earth Debut Beatles Cover and New Original, Welcome Fruition's Mimi Naja at Hangtown ...

Railroad Earth once again hosted their annual Hangtown Music Festival in Placerville, CA, this past weekend, and the band offered a few surprise ...


El Dorado Hills Business Offers Free Showers To People Impacted By Power Shutoffs

CBS Sacramento

EL DORADO HILLS (CBS13) — The PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs can create a lot of inconvenience for people in need of an outlet or a hot ...


Boeger, El Dorado County's modern wine trade Old Vine

The Press

... wine trade, is the first winery that tourists come across as they enter Apple Hill from the south, just beyond the northern reaches of Placerville.


Railroad Earth Announces New Album 'All For The Song,' Confirms Winter Tour 2020 & Shares ...


On Sunday, the band brought their third and final headlining set of this year's Hangtown Music Festival in Placerville, California to a close with the live ...


Placerville Businesses Feel The Pain Of PG&E Shutoffs

CBS Sacramento

PLACERVILLE (CBS13) — Businesses big and small are feeling pain in their pockets from the PG&E shutoffs. Now it's a gamble for some on whether ...


Sonoma County care facilities largely evacuated during Kincade fire

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Most of its 62 residents were temporarily taken to an Oakmont facility in El Dorado Hills, according to the state report. Most of the 225 residents ...


Sac-Joaquin Section Top 25 high school football rankings

MaxPreps (press release)

(5) Oak Ridge (El Dorado Hills) Record: 7-2. Last week: Beat previous No. 11 Granite Bay 34-7. Next week: Nov. 1 at No. 12 Elk Grove, 7:15 p.m. 5...


Blue Shield offers to pick up the tab, bill later under local pilot program

Sacramento Business Journal

... care organizations to partner with and a large membership. Blue Shield has additional offices in El Dorado Hills, Sacramento and Rancho Cordova.


Here we go again—more blackouts hit El Dorado County

Mountain Democrat

Wind gusts in Placerville could reach as high as 34 mph Tuesday evening, according to Power was restored to some customers after ...


Mayo Clinic Comeback Player of the Year Award

One Foot Down

The senior business administration major from El Dorado Hills, Calif., was diagnosed with leukemia in July 2017 and despite treating it with oral ...


Sweet Pick: Day Trip To An Apple Lovers' Paradise

Escalon Times

CAMINO — If you want some wholesome fun take a bite out of Apple Hill's offerings. Situated in a picturesque setting at 3,000 feet east of Placerville, ...


Country Fans Show Their Support For Fallen Deputy


El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Ishmael was killed in the line of duty last week in El Dorado County. Sacramento is a big city now. But at the ...


Bell Tower tolls for deputy — hundreds gather for vigil to honor fallen officer

Tahoe Daily Tribune

Hundreds gathered in front of the Bell Tower on Main Street in downtown Placerville to honor slain El Dorado County deputy Brian Ishmael Thursday.


Gov. Newsom's Sanctuary California: Two Illegal Aliens Charged with Murder of Sheriff's Deputy


Two illegal aliens have been charged in connection with the murder of El DoradoCounty, California, Sheriff's Deputy 37-year-old Brian Ishmael, a law ...


El Dorado County Sheriff John D'Agostini

United States Illegal Alien Crime Report

SOMERSET, CA (KPIX) – Three men have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a Northern California sheriff's deputy who was killed ...


Couple Accused Of Burglarizing El Dorado County Home During Public Safety Power Shutoff

CBS Sacramento

EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) – Two people are accused of using the rolling power shutoffs as the opportunity to steal from a home in El Dorado ...


Fourth man charged in Mexican pot conspiracy that cops say killed El Dorado sheriff's deputy

Sacramento Bee

Federal officials have charged a fourth man in connection with last week's marijuana field shootout that killed El Dorado County sheriff's Deputy Brian ...


Former Bonneville High soccer player arrested in hit-and-run death in California

Idaho State Journal

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — A 20-year-old soccer player at Lake Tahoe Community College was arrested Monday in a hit-and-run that killed a ..


Police Arrest Motorcyclist Who Led High-Speed Chase And Went Home Thinking He Escaped

CBS Pittsburgh

PLACERVILLE (CBS13) — A motorcyclist was arrested after leading California Highway Patrol units on a high-speed chase in Placerville on Saturday.


Karen Ellen Marinelli 

Dignity Memorial

In Memory Of Karen Ellen Marinelli · 


Karen Ellen Marinelli

Dignity Memorial

Celebrate the life of Karen Ellen Marinelli, leave a kind word or memory and get funeral service information care of Chapel of the Pines.