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President Trump signs opioid legislation with significant trauma provisions

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 30, 2018 / comments

[ELIZABETH PREWITT, ACES CONNECTION STAFF]
 
President Trump signed The SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act  (H.R. 6 or previously titled the Opioid Crisis Response Act) 

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 10-29-18

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 30, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of OCTOBER 29, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

JABREE    HANIF    COFFEY    M
LT    20181029    INCUSTODY    26    E
487(A)    F    GRDTHFT:MONEY/LABOR/PROP    $10,000.00
ENHANCEMENT    M    ENHANCEMENT:FOR BAIL PURPOSES ONLY    $10,000.00

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 10-28-18

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 29, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of OCTOBER 28, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

LOGAN    CHRISTOPHE    BINGHAM    M
PV    20181028    RELEASED    18    E
25662(A)    M    MINOR POSSESS ALCOHOL

MICHAEL    JAMES    BRADY    M
LT    20181028    RELEASED    46    S
1551    F    FUG JUST:WARRANT ARREST    $1,145.00

Stress can impair memory, reduce brain size in middle age

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 28, 2018 / comments

[University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio]
 
Adults in their 40s and 50s with higher levels of cortisol -- a hormone linked to stress -- performed worse on memory and other cognitive tasks than peers of the same age with average cortisol levels, research found. Higher cortisol in the blood also was associated with smaller brain volumes, according to the study, published Oct. 24 in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

50 years ago, greatest U.S. Olympic track team trained at Lake Tahoe

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 28, 2018 / comments

[Tim Hauserman]

Fifty years ago this October, the U.S. Track and Field team went to the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City and proceeded to have America's greatest-ever Summer Games.

"I speak for what the experts say now: more gold medals, more world records, more silver medals, more bronze medals, more American records, the greatest team in Olympic history," 1968 Olympic track coach Payton Jordan famously said when he revisited the site of the Echo Summit track in 2000.

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