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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 ...

Thousands turn out to salute veterans during regional parade, ceremony in Folsom

Thousands came out Monday to celebrate veterans in Folsom’s 12th annual Wayne Spence Veterans Parade. The parade theme was “Veterans – The Heart of America&rdquo ...

From Where I Sit: Californian sees Oklahoma in Arizona

The election is over. Many of you are excited. Many of you are disheartened. Perhaps we can pull our perspective back a bit and remember that all of us are thankful to be a part of ...

Folsom coffee house, eatery gets jolt with new owner

FOLSOM, CA - For the past six years, locals have welcomed The Black Rooster owners Pia Knight and her daughter April into their mornings for their daily cup of coffee. After annou ...