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Folsom Tea Party meeting to offer 'remedy for big government'

The Tea Party Patriots of Folsom/Orangevale/Rancho Cordova are offering a presentation on the Convention of States, a multi-state political movement based on the premise that gover ...

Man charged with setting King Fire

Officials announced Thursday that they have made an arrest in the King Fire, which so far has charred 71,000 acres and is only 5 percent contained while threatening 2,000 homes.&nb ...

Lights! Camera! Cops?

Fox affiliate KTXL, Channel 40 in Sacramento, is in production with Foothill 7 Television on “Sheriffs … El Dorado County,” a 26-episode weekly reality show shot ...

King Fire: Fighting – and running

The smell of smoke was heavy and prevalent across the foothills as the fast-moving King Fire scorched thousands of acres and forced hundreds of homes to evacuate. Around 1 p.m. Mo ...

Inmates graduate with job certifications

Recently 55 female offenders at the Folsom Women’s Facility received certifications during graduation ceremonies after completing programs through the California Prison Indus ...

Equipment minimizes risks

Are local police and sheriff departments becoming too “militarized” with their increasing use of surplus military equipment and vehicles gifted to them by the Departmen ...

Hands4Hope aims to help county’s needy kids

This summer Hands4Hope held its first School Supply Drive to benefit children in need in El Dorado County. In the weeks leading up to the start of the 2014-15 school year, Hands4H ...

El Dorado students deconstruct debate

In the moments leading up to the showdown, the room buzzed with energy, anticipation and a little uncertainty. The live televised gubernatorial debate from Sacramento between Gov. ...

BloodSource Folsom to celebrate 15th anniversary of saving lives

Throughout this month, BloodSource Folsom will be celebrating 15 years of saving lives in the community. According to officials, more than 75,800 donors have visited BloodSource F ...