American Century Championship still going strong

[Darrell Moody, The Record-Courier]

The American Century Championship... The brainchild of Jon Miller, president of programming for NBC Sports and NBC Sports Network, the made-for-TV event is holding its celebrity golf event at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course for the 28th straight year...

The tournament attracted more than 40,000 fans last year, including 18,000 on the final day. 

An estimated $10 million is spent on lodging, dining, gaming, recreation and media exposure, according to local authorities...





High-Tech Crime Expert Joins County DA's Team from Sheriff's Office

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 14, 2017 / comments


On June 27, 2017, El Dorado County District Attorney Vern Pierson administered the oath of office to new District Attorney Investigator John Robertson.

Investigator John Robertson comes to us from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office and has been a peace officer since 2002, where he began his career with the Santa Cruz Police Department.  

Investigator Robertson is a member of the Sacramento Valley High Tech Crimes Task Force, the High Tech Crimes Investigators Association, and the International Association of Computer Investigative Specialists.  

Household Hazardous Waste Cancelled - July 15, 2017

[El Dorado Hills Fire Department]
Household Hazardous Waste collection at the Bass Lake Road Fire Station has been cancelled for July 15, 2017.

For future HHW collection site status, please call the hotline at (530) 295-4100. For a list of items that can be dropped off, please see our HHW webpage:



Sacramento man arrested in crash that killed Truckee HS coach

[Sarah Heise, KCRA Sacramento]

A Sacramento man was arrested in connection with a head-on crash that killed Truckee High School's head football coach near South Lake Tahoe, according to the California Highway Patrol.

David John Slaughter, 54, was taken into custody Tuesday in Sacramento on a charge of gross vehicular manslaughter, the CHP said.

Robert Shaffer, 64, was killed in the crash on April 1 outside Sierraville on Highway 89, officers said. .....




Senator Diane Feinstein hosts Lake Tahoe Summit; Public invited

[South Tahoe Now]

The 2017 Lake Tahoe Summit will be hosted by California Senator Dianne Feinstein from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 22 at Valhalla Tahoe in South Lake Tahoe.

This is a free event but attendees are asked to register HERE...