Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 7-2-17

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 03, 2017 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of July 2, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

JN1703247    KELLY    VIRGINIA    ADAMS    F
Facility    Date Booked    Status    Age at Booking    Arresting Agency
PV    20170702    RELEASED    45    EDSO
11377(A)    M    POSSESS CNTL SUB    $5,000.00

El Dorado Irrigation District Recreation Survey Underway

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 03, 2017 / comments


In June EID began conducting surveys of recreational users at EID and the U.S. Forest Service facilities associated with the district's Hydroelectric Project 184 system.

The district is required to be conduct the survey every six years as a condition of our license agreement with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

At Echo Lakes, a Sierra paradise is open for summer

[Tom Stienstra, San Francisco Chronicle]

At the shore of Echo Lakes this weekend, it might have felt as if you were standing on the threshold of paradise. If you were there, that’s because you were.

Echo Lakes are free of ice, the lake levels again full, the hikers’ boat taxi to the Pacific Crest Trail is a go, and the boat docks, lodge and store at Echo Chalet are again open. 

On Sunday, a youngster and her parents walked out of the store with milkshakes and sat on a rock to take in the scenery. ..




Plug pulled on Lake Tahoe Labor Day fireworks show

[Paula Peterson]

In an effort to encourage visitors to the South Shore to stay over on Sunday night during the Labor Day weekend, the Lake Tahoe Visitor's Authority (LTVA) started a fireworks show in Lake Tahoe in 1998.

With a changing school year calendar and lack of Sunday night stays, the Labor Day fireworks show is no more...

The reason for funding the 19-minute Labor Day show that cost about $120,000 was to encourage the Sunday night stay, and without a return-on-investment (ROI) to support keeping the fireworks, the decision was made to no longer keep spending the money for a show that is also very labor-intensive...




Dane Clough 1958-2017


Dane Orval Clough, Pollock Pines, California 
January 2, 1958 - June 30, 2017 

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Pines, Placerville, CA.