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Michael Lenning Arrested with others for Harboring a fugitive

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 22, 2018 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe]

Placerville Event: Endow El Dorado Grants Gala Dessert Reception

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 22, 2018 / comments

[Cathy Carmichael]

Please join us in celebration of the impact of our 2017 Endow El Dorado Grants and formally recognize our 2018 recipients.  Grant recipients will be formally recognized at the Endow El Dorado Grants Gala on Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m. All community members are welcome to attend this event. Tickets can be secured at edcfgrantsgala.eventbrite.com.

This year’s granting totaled $50,290.00 to the following nonprofit organizations:

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 2-20-18

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 21, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

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

 

PHIL AVILA JR.

JN1800928 PHIL SUTHERLAND AVILA JR. M

LT 20180220 RELEASED 37 S

1203.2(A) M VIOL OF PROBATION $2,000.00

647(F) M DISORD CONDUCT:UI/DRUG $500.00

602.1(B) M OBST/ETC BUSNES:PUB AGNCY $2,000.00

 

ROBERT FRANCO

Student Arrested for having Ammo on School Grounds

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 21, 2018 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe]

Today, February 21, 2018, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office was called by staff at the Pleasant Valley Middle School regarding a student having a weapon on campus.  School administration had been informed that the student had a weapon and reacted quickly and appropriately to detain the student while waiting for the Sheriff’s Office to arrive. There appeared to be no immediate danger to the students at the school and the campus remained safe throughout the incident.

Redeveloping Stateline is a Gamble - Opinion

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 21, 2018 / comments

[The Record-Courier Opinion]

In 2011, California eliminated all 400 redevelopment agencies in an effort to return the money they gathered to local school districts and other taxing authorities.

With the impending dissolution of Douglas County Redvelopment District No. 1, it's worth noting that there will still be another redevelopment district at Stateline.

There is a direct connection between California's elimination of redevelopment districts and the establishment of one in Douglas County at Lake Tahoe.

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