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1940s CAMINO, PLACERVILLE, AND LAKE TAHOE NARROW GAUGE RAILROAD OPERATIONS

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2018 / comments

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This short, silent film from 1940 shows an excursion aboard the Camino, Placerville and Lake Tahoe Railroad, from Camino to Cable and then the return. CP< was an 8-mile (13 km) Class III short-line railroad operating in the Sierra Nevada in California, east of Sacramento. It was built primarily to haul lumber from the El Dorado National Forest. The standard gauge line ran east for 8 miles (13 km) to Camino from a connection with the Placerville Branch of the Southern Pacific Company at Placerville. 

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

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 03, 2018 / comments

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The following people are on the arrest log of February 2, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

ERIC BEUCKENS
JN1800617    ERIC    MATHEW    BEUCKENS    M
PV    20180202    INCUSTODY    45    E
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION    

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 2-1-18

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 02, 2018 / comments

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The following people are on the arrest log of February 1, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

DONALD AMARO
JN1800581    DONALD    SOSA    AMARO    M
PV    20180201    INCUSTODY    76    E
288(A)    F    L&L W/CHILD UNDER 14    $400,000.00 

Solar power key to Lake Tahoe’s clean energy goal

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 02, 2018 / comments

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[Olympic Valley, Calif.]  – To help achieve Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows' goal to be powered by 100 percent clean, renewable energy sources, Liberty Utilities, the electric service provider in the Lake Tahoe region of California, is actively collaborating with resort leadership to identify and develop new renewable energy generation, storage and energy efficiency projects to benefit the Olympic Valley and surrounding areas.

Subject to regulatory approval, the two companies intend to achieve the resort's 100 percent renewable goal as early as December 2018.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 1-31-18

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 01, 2018 / comments

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The following people are on the arrest log of January 31, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

BRIAN BARRY
JN1800571    BRIAN    MICHAEL    BARRY    M
PV    20180131    INCUSTODY    49    E
647(F)    M    DISORD CONDUCT:UI/DRUG    $500.00

BRANDON BENECKE
JN1800567    BRANDON    MICHAEL    BENECKE    M
LT    20180131    INCUSTODY    29    Q
1203.2(A)    F    VIOL OF PROBATION    

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