Mindfulness Activism Training for Political Activists

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 05, 2018 / comments

[El Dorado County Democratic Party]

Mindful Activism Training

Goal: to more effectively and joyously work to improve our world through political activism

Learning Objectives:

- Identify common stressors in activism
- Understand benefits of mindful self-care for activists (+ effectiveness, - stress, + well being, - burnout)
- Learn mindful self-care techniques for stressful situations


by Placerville Newswire / Apr 04, 2018 / comments

[Cal County News]

Anyone who’s tried searching for a decent one-bedroom apartment with a dog or cat knows the perils of house hunting with fur children. Given the state of California’s competitive real estate market, finding a home or apartment for both you and Fido can go from irritating to tragic, and fast.

Recognizing Animal Services of El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 04, 2018 / comments

[Margaret Williams]

Sand Bags Available for Residents of South Lake Tahoe

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 04, 2018 / comments

[Tracy Sheldon]

An unusually strong (for April) atmospheric river remains on course for our region. Rain will start Friday morning with the main impacts Friday night into Saturday when we're expecting the heaviest rainfall rates. 

Sand and sand bags are available at the City’s Public Works Yard located at 1160 Rufus Allen Blvd. as well as South Lake Tahoe Fire Rescue Station #3 located at 2101 Lake Tahoe Blvd. 

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 4-3-18

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 04, 2018 / comments


 April 2018 is National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.  Sexual Assaults will be highlighted in Purple this month.  

The following people are on the arrest log of April 3, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

PP    20180403    INCUSTODY    25    E
23152(B)    M    DUI ALCOHOL/0.08 PERCENT