Reno man arrested on pimping and prostitution charges in South Lake Tahoe

South Tahoe Now | A Reno Nevada man is in the El Dorado County Jail after being identified as the man behind a pimping operation at a South Lake Tahoe motel. Read More


Gilmore has ways to keep your homes safe against common holiday dangers

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 20, 2016 / comments

With the holidays here, homeowners need to be aware of risks that holiday preparations pose on homes. Gilmore Heating, Air, Solar offers advice to  residents on what some of these common holiday hazards are and how to avoid them.

“House fires are very common this time of year,” says Darrin Gilmore, general manager of Gilmore Heating, Air, Solar. “Distracted homeowners can easily overlook certain things because decorating a home for the holidays is fun. Overloading electrical outlets and faulty heating systems pose a great risk for house fires during the holidays.”

“Introduction to Sierra Wildlife” classes begin in January

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 20, 2016 / comments

By Sierra Wildlife Rescue: Planning for the holidays is on the top of many lists right now but Sierra Wildlife Rescue is thinking of next year. There are upcoming classes beginning with “Introduction to Sierra Wildlife” on Saturday, Jan. 14 from 1-3 p.m.

The class will introduce attendees to the numerous species of wild animals found throughout the Sierra and their habitats, behaviors, birth cycles and many other fascinating facts.

Anthony J. Faria

Anthony J. Faria , Cameron Park, California 
January 16, 1932 - December 17, 2016

Jeanette Fogal

Jeanette Fogal , Ione, California 
December 20, 1932 - December 16, 2016