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El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputy arrested

An El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputy was arrested Tuesday in Nevada for drug related charges. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported domestic disp ...

Home healthcare workers campaign for wage increase

Green T-shirts sporting the logo of the United Domestic Workers Union are becoming a familiar sight at El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meetings. After more than a year-and-ha ...

Folsom prostitute sentenced to 6 years for executive's death

Model and prostitute Alix Tichelman of Folsom was sentenced Tuesday to six years in prison by a Santa Cruz judge after she pleaded guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter and ...

On a roll, Mikuni to open in Folsom

Mikuni restaurant, a Sacramento institution on the sushi scene, is set to open its ninth location in Folsom. With eight locations throughout the area, it's known for an innovat ...

First residential development approved south of 50

The first residential project in Folsom’s planned development of the land it annexed south of Highway 50 was given a green light by the Folsom City Council at its May 12 meet ...

Bank robbed in Cameron Park

Just before 1 p.m. today, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the El Dorado Savings Bank in Cameron Park saying that the facility had just been robbed. ...

Fans come to see the pros, but amateurs love to race too

The 47th annual GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic returns to Prairie City this weekend, May 14-16 and is creating a buzz amongst a slew of local riders. The Hangtown event kick-star ...

Rattlesnake sighting are on the rise as warmer weather hits the region

With the days heating up, many people and creatures are exploring the Folsom and El Dorado County trails for exercise and fresh air. People may find a slithering snakes and other w ...

Full freeway closures on Highway 50 this Sunday

The Transportation Division of El Dorado County’s Community Development Agency will implement full closures of both directions of Highway 50 this Sunday. Eastbound lanes fro ...

Food bank reaches out to area offenders

A local food bank is teaming up with law enforcement to give area offenders a second chance. As part of a continuing effort to reduce recidivism, the El Dorado County Department of ...