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‘Peeping Tom’ investigation continues

On the morning of July 14, Andrew Lee, 49, was arrested for allegedly annoying and/or molesting a child and peeping. After the arrest, a search warrant was executed on Lee’s ...

Stay safe in open waterways

After the drowning of a 23-year-old man last week in the Lake Natoma, local first responders are reminding people to stay safe and act responsibly in local waterways. The Californ ...

Kyburz fire expected to be fully contained Wednesday

Highway 50 was closed for a portion of last week in both directions at Kyburz Drive near Pollock Pines in El Dorado County because of a wildfire on the north and south side of the ...

Wildfire prompts closures in both directions on Highway 50 near Pollock Pines

Highway 50 remains closed in both directions at Kyburz Drive near Pollock Pines in El Dorado County because of a wildfire on the north and south side of the highway. Crews are on ...

Free shuttle service to cease in El Dorado Hills

If every cloud has its proverbial silver lining, then the transportation challenges facing homebound El Dorado Hills residents is a case in point. Beginning in August, the county s ...

Drowning victim found Tuesday

The body of a man who disappeared underwater in Lake Natoma last week was found Tuesday in the American River. According to the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office, the victim ...

Celebrate Folsom Prison’s 135th anniversary at benefit event

Updated 10:45 a.m. July 22, 2015: The Old Guard Foundation board has elected to cancel this event. This year marks Folsom State Prison’s 135th anniversary. Opened in 1880, i ...

Children, pets left in cars a deadly setup

Every summer, drivers are reminded of the dangers of leaving pets and small children in parked cars. Still, Folsom Police officers continue to receive calls of this offense. &ldqu ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world — ...

Folsom food bank needs community support

This month Folsom businesses are collecting food and other donations to help fill the shelves at Twin Lakes Food Bank in Folsom. The staff at Benevento Chiropractic in Folsom are ...

Affiniti Real Estate broker arrested on child molestation and peeping charges

Broker and Certified Minority Business Owner of Affiniti Real Estate and Property Management Andrew Lee, 49, was arrested at 11:10 a.m. Tuesday at a residence in the Serrano Housin ...

Goats feast at Folsom Kaiser

Approximately 150 goats are on the job at Kaiser Permanente, hired for their appetites to manage the vegetation on 35 acres of property outside the Folsom Ambulatory Surgery Unit n ...

Reports of water waste reach new high

With drought-related water restrictions running full force in El Dorado Hills and Folsom, how have local residents responded to water agency invitations to turn in water-wasters? ...

Mail thieves arrested again

According to the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department, mail theft is becoming an all too common crime for residents. Just after noon on June 29, sheriff’s deputies re ...

Hands4Hope kicks off second school supply drive for local children

The El Dorado County youth-driven nonprofit organization, Hands4Hope, is kicking off their second school supply drive to benefit children in need in El Dorado and Sacramento counti ...