Placerville Newswire's blog

LIME KILN RD WORK BEGINS JUNE 17, 2019 and CONTINUES FOR EIGHT WEEKS

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 12, 2019 / comments

[Carla B. Hass]

(PLACERVILLE, CA) -- El Dorado County's Department of Transportation will be performing road work requiring a full road closure on Lime Kiln Road between Lime Plant Road and State Route 49 in the Diamond Springs area continuously for approximately eight (8) weeks.  The road closure is anticipated to begin on Monday, June 17, 2019 and continue through Friday, August 9, 2019.

Arrests in serial burglary, multi agency investigation

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 12, 2019 / comments

[Sergeant Anthony Prencipe]

Over the last few months, El Dorado County Sheriff's Office detectives have been part of an ongoing multi-agency investigation into a string of commercial burglaries and robberies spanning nine jurisdictions in four counties.

DEER CREEK WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT SOLAR PROJECT

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 12, 2019 / comments

[EID]

The El Dorado Irrigation District (EID) proposes to adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration (MND) pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (Section 15000 et seq., Title 14, California Code of Regulations) for the Deer Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant Solar Project (proposed project).The proposed project involves installation of additional Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels capable of producing electric energy at the existing Deer Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (DCWWTP).

Move Over, Butterflies. There's a Ladybug Bloom in Town

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 09, 2019 / comments

[Cal County News]

A mysterious blob picked up on National Weather Service radar over Southern California last week turned out to be a swarm of ladybugs measuring 80 miles by 80 miles wide. The so-called ladybug bloom was seen Tuesday at around 8 p.m., 5,000 to 9,000 feet over San Bernardino County, as reported by NBC News

Kevin Kiley - a Case Study in How to Make Every Candidate Mistake Possible

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 09, 2019 / comments

[Aaron F Park, Right On Daily Blog]

SD-01 Wrap Up: Wrecked Ambition, Kevin Kiley, a Case Study in How to Make Every Candidate Mistake Possible

I walked my first precinct in 1998. I registered Republican in late 1997. I met Josh Cook, Brian Dahle’s Chief of Staff in 2002 when the Late Sam Aanestad defeated Dick Dickerson for State Senate. Josh Cook was his on the ground campaign manager. Doug LaMalfa’s current Chief of Staff, Mark Spannagel was a young kid staffer for Dick Dickerson.

Pages