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Afterthoughts on aftershocks

Next week marks the one year anniversary of the 2007 Peru earthquake, which devastated the city of Ica. The 8.0-magnitutde temblor killed more than 500 people and destroyed more t ...

Second West Nile Virus bird case recorded in EDC

A dead scrub jay tested positive for West Nile Virus after being found July 17 in El Dorado Hills. It is the second recorded case of the virus in El Dorado County after t ...

Gas prices to plummet?

Some evidence and some experts suggest gas prices will drop to around $3.30 a gallon by November, election month, because of an interplay among a Republican election ploy ...

Urgent care up and running in EDH

At long last, the doctor is in. El Dorado Hills’ first urgent care center, 4MD Urgent Care, opened Wednesday with little fanfare. And although it had received only two patients b ...

Everyone knows it's windy

High-velocity wind conditions are forecast for the foreseeable future in California's clean-energy push if a Folsom company has its way. Marquiss Wind Power Inc. figures that if a ...

Jail for EDH woman whose car struck cyclists

Bail is upped and defendant Brandi Thomas is jailed after her arraignment Tuesday on felony DUI charges stemming from her car striking two cyclists June 18 in El Dorado Hil ...

Folsom fire leads to felony arson arrest of local biz owner

A Folsom business owner is in jail on suspicion of felony arson following a rooftop fire at his dry cleaning business. Jung Hang Suh of West Sacramento was booked at Sacramento C ...