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Mercy Folsom names new president

Dignity Health, which operates the local Mercy hospitals, Methodist Hospital of Sacramento, Woodland Healthcare and Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital in the Sacramento region and St. ...

Editor's View: Be careful on rain-slick roads this season

Thank a reader for submitting the photos with this week’s column. He happened to have a camera handy when a driver lost control and went off the embankment on Salmon Falls Ro ...

From Where I Sit: Still thankful after all these years

I am one of those who feel the need to eat certain foods on Thanksgiving Day.  It keeps me in touch with my personal traditions, knowing it has little or nothing to do with th ...

Activities abound for seniors through Folsom, El Dorado Hills centers

For the 50 and older crowd, there is plenty to do in Folsom and El Dorado Hills. The Folsom Senior Center is a full-service center that offers a variety of programs and classes fo ...

Folsom Turkey Trot a good fit on Thanksgiving morning

Katie Parks is like many of the 4,000 people who participate annually in the Folsom Turkey Trot. Like most folks, Parks has a lot to do to get ready for the Thanksgiving Day feast ...

Mercy Folsom president ending two decades of career at community hospital

The outgoing president of Mercy Folsom has seen some major changes in the 18 years he’s been in the area. Don Hudson doesn’t seek the limelight but has quietly been be ...

El Dorado Hills' Oak Ridge High grad takes helm of Placerville CHP office

PLACERVILLE, CA - It has taken nearly two decades for Lt. Craig Root of the California Highway Patrol to return to his native El Dorado County and he’s now at the helm of the ...

Longtime El Dorado Hills locals relish area's rich heritage

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - A large group of El Dorado Hills’ movers and shakers from the past several decades got together recently to visit and share stories. Mimi Mattock, who ...