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COVID-19 Contact Tracing - Fact Sheet

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2020 / comments

[El Dorado County District V Supervisor, Sue Novasel]

El Dorado County Public Health uses a proven public health tool called contact tracing to help slow and contain the spread of infectious diseases. We are using contact tracing to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in El Dorado County.

Justice reprimands Cal Gov over Church Meeting Restrictiction

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2020 / comments

[Cris Alarcon]

A few days ago the U.S. Justice Department issued an administrative warning to Governor Gavin Newson over his Staged  Plan restrictiing Church meetings.  Because of Newson's double standard applied to the Entertainment industry as opposed to the gathering of people in Churches.

On Tuesday the U.S. Department of Justice has warned California governor over pandemic church closings.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 5-20-20

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2020 / comments

Arrests are made based upon probable cause

JN2001674    JAIRSEN    R    AITKENS    M
PV    20200520    RELEASED    18    E
459    F    BURGLARY:SECOND DEGREE    $0.00

Fairgrounds In Trouble - Act Today To Save Your Fairgrounds

by Placerville Newswire / May 20, 2020 / comments

[Placerville, CA​. Jody Gray, El Dorado County Fair CEO]

Placerville, CA—Every county in our state has one. Every county in our state needs one.  But by the end of 2020, not every county in our state will have one—A LOCAL FAIRGROUNDS.

Hog Exhibitors Prep for Three Different Jigs in the Muddy Waters of 2020

by Placerville Newswire / May 20, 2020 / comments

[Jody Gray, EDCFAIR CEO]

A letter from Jody Gray regarding adapting to uncertainties in changing COVID caused State Restrictions.

The one thing that we do know: We will have this on Saturday, June 20 and we will have an online Auction that weekend. Which scenario plays out, will depend on what Stage we are in and what we are allowed to do for the safety of our County.