NewsWire Is Launching an Online Pharmacy

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 05, 2018 / comments

[PRpond] is seeking to claim a share of the $9 billion-a-year U.S. pet medications market by opening an online pharmacy.

Called Chewy Pharmacy, the operation launched on Monday. It's a "full service online pharmacy for pet parents to shop for prescription medications as well as receive helpful information about pet care, health and wellness from certified and licensed pharmacists," according to the company.

South Lake Tahoe shooting victim 'just liked to help people'

[Ryan Hoffman, Tahoe Daily Tribune]

Roy C. Figaro, a 62-year-old South Lake Tahoe resident and no stranger to law enforcement, is being held in the El Dorado County jail on a charge of ...

[Chris Kitchen] "He was an overall good person," Crabb recalled. "He taught me a lot. … He just liked to help people."

Kitchen, 44, was killed Saturday in a shooting the police say resulted from a verbal argument in Tahoe Verde mobile home park.

It was the city's second fatal shooting in less than three weeks...




Red Hawk Fuel center expected to finally open

[Mark Anderson, Sacramento Business Journal]

A brand-new $7 million gas station and convenience store on Shingle Springs Drive should open this summer, more than 15 months after its construction was completed. ...




Prosecutors seek to increase SLT daycare child sexual assault suspect's bail to $3 million

[News 4 & Fox 11]

The El Dorado County District Attorney's Office is seeking to increase the bail of a man accused of child sexual assault at a South Lake Tahoe Day Care Center from $1.8 million to $3 million ...




South Lake Tahoe police ID suspect and victim in fatal shooting

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 04, 2018 / comments

[PRpond Full Coverage]

South Lake Tahoe police have identified a suspect and victim in a fatal weekend shooting. - Reno Gazette Journal

South Lake Tahoe police confirm ID of suspect, victim in deadly shooting - Tahoe Daily Tribune