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Bird found in El Dorado Hills tests positive for West Nile virus

El Dorado County health officials received confirmation this week that a bird found in the El Dorado Hills area of El Dorado County has tested positive for West Nile virus, the fir ...

Fair Oaks man begins ride across the country to raise money for Parkinson's

For five years Mike Ambrozewicz has been planning a cross-country bike ride from San Francisco to New York and the day has finally arrived. Ambrozewicz, 66, leaves San Francisco t ...

Stay cool when temperatures soar

With summer temperatures soaring, El Dorado County health officials offer tips on how to stay cool, hydrated and healthy in hot weather. “Anyone can be at risk for heat stro ...

Garbage fees set to increase

This summer, El Dorado Hills residents will see a modest increase in their bi-monthly garbage bills. The El Dorado Hills Community Services District approved the annual cost of liv ...

Grand Jury report criticizes county officials

Few punches were pulled in the El Dorado County Grand Jury’s 2014-15 report issued last week that rips El Dorado Hills District 1 Supervisor Ron Mikulaco and County Auditor/C ...

Folsom Pro Rodeo returns for 55th year

The Folsom Pro Rodeo has been entertaining the Sacramento region during the July 4th holiday for 55 years. It’s one of the longest running annual events in California. This ...

Heroin arrest in Placerville

Sheriff’s deputies responded to a residence in the 5000 block of Forty Niner Trail in Placerville Wednesday morning for a person allegedly using narcotics. At the residence, ...

Performance Physical Therapy opens its doors in Folsom

After working with patients for 20 years throughout the region, Performance Physical Therapy opened their fourth clinic at the Folsom Health and Wellness Center this month. Dr. Ma ...

El Dorado County Board appoints interim chief administrative officer

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors appointed Larry Combs as interim chief administrative officer on a unanimous vote in closed session Tuesday. Combs succeeds Pamela Knorr, ...

Boys and Girls Club to break ground this summer

When El Dorado County Boys and Girls Club Executive Director Shawn McCartney began collecting donations two years ago to build a new after-school center, he never imagined he would ...