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Work toward south-of-50 annex ankling along

A brand-new town with the name of Folsom is just a gleam in planners' eyes now, but a couple of gestation cycles will be enough to bring it partly into view. In a year and a h ...

Some residents miss the mark in their opposition to Strikes

I’m no umpire, but somebody’s got to make a call on Strikes. The proposed building of a bowling alley where Ralphs supermarket once stood has stirred up a hornet’s nest in th ...

Shopping center savior?

Although it faces an uprising of anti-alley sentiment, Rocklin’s Strikes Family Entertainment Center hasn’t cooled on the idea of coming to Folsom. “There nothing that’s ha ...

Tax assessments drop around EDC

Thousands of properties in El Dorado County are reassessed at lower values in the midst of a national mortgage crisis and an economic recession. A sweeping review taking in arou ...

County supervisor arrested for suspected DUI

El Dorado County Supervisor Helen Baumann was arrested Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence. Baumann, 56, reportedly crashed her car, running off of Latrobe Road in ...

EDH fire burns 100 acres

A sizable grassfire pushed by high winds today burned more than 50 acres in south El Dorado Hills before being quelled by firefighters. El Dorado Hills Fire Department crews were j ...

Tax assessments drop around EDC

Thousands of properties in El Dorado County are reassessed at lower values in the midst of a national mortgage crisis and an economic recession. A sweeping review taking in ar ...

First bird tests positive for West Nile Virus in El Dorado County for 2008

The El Dorado County Environmental Management and Public Health departments received confirmation today that one bird found in the Shingle Springs area of El Dorado County has test ...